Writing Prompt: Christopher Columbus

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Writing Prompt: Christopher Columbus

Writing prompt Tomorrow is Columbus day, and this holiday always generates discussion about whether we should have a holiday celebrating Columbus at all.

Write your own ideas of how history would have changed if Christopher Columbus had never sailed the ocean blue. (And if you're ever looking for a fascinating alternative-history novel along these lines, be sure to check out Orson Scott Card's "Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus)

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Posted by Brian Sloan, Oct 12, 2014
Why do we still remember a man named Columbus? Because he is an example of a person who made his dream come true.
Posted by Leola, Oct 14, 2014

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