March 29th, 2018

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Word of the Day 03/29/18 Goldilocks

Goldilocks (noun, adjective)
goldilocks [gohl-dee-loks]


noun, plural goldilocks.
1. (used with a singular verb) a person with golden hair.

adjective
2. (usually initial capital letter) not being extreme or not varying drastically between extremes, especially between hot and cold: a Goldilocks economy that is neither overheated nor too cold to cause a recession; a goldilocks planet such as Earth.

See also Goldilocks zone.


Origin: 1540-50; obsolete goldy golden + lock+ -s; from the fairy tale Goldilocks and the Three Bears, in which the golden-haired Goldilocks rejects uncomfortable extremes, as porridge that is too hot or too cold

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Numbers Challenge

The rules are:


1. Each post is either a hundred words or more/ or you can make a graphic/art

2. However the number influences you, go with the flow! I don’t care how you use or abuse the number! (I’ll give some suggestions/ideas/other languages to help you along if you get stuck!)

3. Post anywhere – tumblr, amazon.com, your journal, AO3, the dreaded ff.net, your bedroom wall, etc.

4. There is NO time limit.





And the number shall be ...408!

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