July 2nd, 2019


Word of the Day 07/02/19 Caterpillar

Caterpillar (noun)
caterpillar [ kat-uh-pil-er, kat-er- ]

1. the wormlike larva of a butterfly or a moth.
2. a person who preys on others; extortioner.

canker, butterfly, moth, tractor, larva

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: 1400–50; late Middle English catyrpel, probably alteration of an Old North French variant of Old French chatepelose, equivalent to chate cat + pelose hairy (≪ Latin pilōsus; see pilose); -yr probably by association with cater tomcat (see caterwaul); final -er probably by association with piller despoiler (see pillage, -er1); cf. chenille

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
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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 ...400!

Go forth and create!