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Raining arrows come. And there will be misses, but at least one will unrelentingly find me. It will pierce through at the precise moment when the last drop of blood clots. 84 more words





My eyes go back and front again

I can’t breath

I can’t walk

I’m shaking



For a release

My heart pounds… 241 more words

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Kate DiCamillo's writing style

I like Kate DiCamillo’s writing style because she has very good figurative language. Figurative language is language that explains more and is more detailed than regular writing. 64 more words


I wish I'd written that!

If the thought, “I wish I’d written that!” hits me while reading a book, I smack my forehead and write the sentence in my writer’s journal. 426 more words

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Jesus Christ Has Overcome the World

“These things I have spoken to you in figurative language; but the time is coming when I will no longer speak to you in figurative language, but I will tell you plainly about the Father.

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1. Imagery: It is the use of figurative language to create visual representations of actions, objects and ideas in our mind in such a way that they appeal to our physical senses. 272 more words

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Metaphor as Knowledge

In “The Epistemology of Metaphor,” Paul de Man claims that tropes are concepts and concepts are tropes. He is concerned with the defining power of figurative language in discourses of persuasion.