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May 15th, 2019

Word of the Day 05/15/19 Frisson

Frisson (noun)
frisson [ free-sohn; French free-sawn ]

noun, plural fris·sons [free-sohnz; French free-sawn] /friˈsõʊ̃z; French friˈsɔ̃/.
1. a sudden, passing sensation of excitement; a shudder of emotion; thrill: The movie offers the viewer the occasional frisson of seeing a character in mortal danger.

Origin: 1770–80; < French: shiver, shudder, Old French friçons (plural) < Late Latin frictiōnem, accusative of frictiō shiver (taken as derivative of frīgēre to be cold), Latin: massage, friction

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


I know there was radio before the 50s. I know there was superb music. But for some reason, the 50's just feel like they started it all. When it wasn't so much something you had to share with the whole family. When it was something that you could have to yourself or only share with your friends.

Let's see what you can get from these:

Patsy Cline, Ben E King, Brenda Lee, Elvis, and *sigh* Doris Day.

She's the sweetest little rosebud that Texas ever knew

I hear the cottonwoods whisp'rin' above, Tammy! Tammy! Tammy's in love!

We fired our guns and the British kept a'comin'

Don't be cruel.... Purple People Eater... Rock around the clock... Why do fools fall in love... Peggy Sue... Good Golly Miss Molly... Fever.

Go be inspired and sing me some words or graphics!!!

Wonderful World of Wednesday

“I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.”

~ Isaac Newton ~

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Daily Count challenge to Candream

I wrote 1980 words today. (and 3541 yesterday. )

Am in the middle of an angsty fic challenge for the Star Trek community called the Merry Month of Cohen. All stories are inspired by Leonard Cohen fics.

I'm attempting 3 stories. I'm hoping to get at least two of them done. :)

candream You're up!


Little comm. that could
One Million Words


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