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feeling good

I feel good about myself. What’ve I got to lose?


Day 22 100words100days Come up with 10-20 metaphors/similes/sayings about anger

I think I sometimes set myself unnecessary and strange tasks. This one was a way to stretch the imagination. 115 words.

Which one(s) resonate(s) with you? 127 more words


getting it

At first I didn’t get it. And then it hit me: there was a chink in my armor.


ham and egg

It follows: You ham it up and get egg on your face.



Asteismus (as-te-is’-mus): Polite or genteel mockery. More specifically, a figure of reply in which the answerer catches a certain word and throws it back to the first speaker with an unexpected twist. 72 more words

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again and again

Where have you heard that before? Probably where they speak volumes.



Astrothesia (as-tro-the’-si-a): A vivid description of stars. One type of enargia.

Stars are heaven’s asterisks. Bright reference marks spangling night’s page, spanning it with lights. 55 more words

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