What If? 72 – Naming the Diner, the Diet, the Dog

Keep programs, phone books, yearbooks, to use for mining names.
Exercise: Give names to the following:
A desert town – Empty Bucket; Spit Bucket; Gritson; Sand Valley; Dry Mount.
A Race Horse – Playing for Keeps; Just Foolin’; Next in Line Please; More or Less; Morgan’s Tanley.
A Literary Magazine – Of Course; Infinity Review; Guerilla Lit.
A New Disease – impossible without symptoms, causes, or a discoverer. Beckett’s droop, ex.
A Football Team – the Pestles (we smash); the Stompers
A Diner – any homey name’s place. Any Place. Our Place. Leeway.
A New Religion – Devotees of the Word; Seekers of Light;

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