January 30th, 2019

roses::by any other name

Word of the Day 01/30/19 Adversity

Adversity (noun)
ad·ver·si·ty [ad-vur-si-tee]
(previously 04-29-13)

noun plural ad·ver·si·ties for 2.
1. adverse fortune or fate; a condition marked by misfortune, calamity, or distress: A friend will show his or her true colors in times of adversity.
2. an adverse or unfortunate event or circumstance: You will meet many adversities in life.

Related Words for adversity
disaster, crunch, misfortune, hardship, sorrow, suffering, mishap, difficulty, calamity, misery, trouble, catastrophe, reverse, clutch, contretemps, poison, trial, drag, jam, bummer

Synonyms
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1. catastrophe, disaster; trouble, misery.
2. See affliction.

Antonyms
1. prosperity.

Origin: 1200–50; Middle English adversite (< Anglo-French ) < Latin adversitas. See adverse, -ity

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.

February Bingo! Call for prompts!

Hooray for Bingo! It's almost time for February Bingo, and your dedicated card making team would appreciate it if you can throw us some prompts. Haldoor is looking at kicking it all off this weekend, so if you would reply on this (hopefully) screened post, we will collect suggestions, add our own, and get to the card making!

Categories are:
AU
Fluff
Movement
Kink ('Positions' a possible specific for some or all cards)
Cities
Dialogue

Hope the mid- week is treating you well, and here's to our next challenge!
Demander
  • kaige68

*headdesk*

So I completely missed Marvelous Monday, and then Teriffic Tuesday, and now it's full on WTF Wednesday.

I'mma just blast through everything. Sorry about that.

Big Buddy - You should be done tomorrow!!! How are you doing?
WIP challenge - see above!!!
Flash challenge - "HOW IS IT POSSIBLY THAT TIME ALREADY?"

AND - remember to update your number so that H can count it all soon, if you need more words, just browse through this last week for some excellent prompts!

WE'VE GOT THIS!!!

Well, I don't, but I'm sure you all do!!!