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Ruminant.

A deer, cow, sheep, antelope and giraffe walk into a restaurant. They find a booth table and sit down. After about five minutes, a waiter comes to take their order. 496 more words

Words

Experimental Poetry Form: a couplet with various qualities

Today’s experimental poetry form is a couplet with various qualities.  It has the following qualities:

  • There are two lines (as is obvious from the fact that it is a couplet).
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Poetry

Conquering the “Look”

Conquering the “Look”

By Leigh Holland.

Reviewing my chapter today, I searched the document for the word “look”. Gasping in horror, I realized I’d used the word “look”, or some conjugation of it, far too often. 476 more words

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Word Library

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Authors/Bloggers

Mark Twain says:

” The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug. ” 

Shun the disingenuous equivalent and Avoid the shifty metonym

Hmmm, what on Earth does that title mean? Even Spock* looks puzzled. What it started out as, before I searched online for replacement words, is: 394 more words

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