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It happened by accident. Geryon’s grandmother came to visit and fell off the bus. / The doctors put her together again with a big silver pin.
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One of the decisions I made early on in Assignment 5 planning was to exclude people. This in itself is making the whole thing more of a challenge, as it’s generally accepted that including people as subject matter is more successful that not doing – the viewing eye is drawn to human subjects, and documentary photography tends to be about issues that involve and affect people. 618 more words
A figure of speech in which the part is made to represent the whole, or vice-versa.
Synecdoche is a subclass of metonymy where a whole represents a part (“Edmonton” represents the Oilers hockey team), a part represents a whole (“wheels” represent a car), or the material used to make an object represents the whole object (“plastic” represents a credit card). 284 more words
“A theme or pattern that recurs in a work.”
I was already a writer for about a decade when I ran into the first writing help I ever received in the days of pre-Internet. 676 more words