A Snapshot of a Story [remixed]: Add a Sidekick

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A Snapshot of a Story created by Briana Edmunds

Legends, myth, and folklore:

There thousands of tales and varieties that exist in the world, but sometimes it takes too long to share your favorite one. Take your favorite myth, legend, or folktale, or find a new one, and wrap it up into a haiku. You can either do the myth as a whole, or focus on your favorite interpretation or essence of it. 

Remix Card: "Add a Sidekick"

Add a sidekick. Any media medium. Introduce what you think the main figures sidekick should be into the work.

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Goldfish Myth

This remix assignment I did is called A Snapshot Of A Story [Remixed]: Add A Sidekick is where you have to make a haiku about a myth, and the remix is to add a sidekick to it. Therefore, I chose to do this on goldfish because they could be a …

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Examples Created for Original Assignment

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