November 29th, 2019

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NaNoWriMo 2019: Day 29--One Final Boost of Inspiration

Day 29 Word Count Target: 48,343

Today and tomorrow...that is it. A brief, final push, and our struggles will be over (or not, if you're like me and the story is still going strong)

This seemed particularly appropriate for today:
29 quote 5.jpg

And for winding down, some more cafe-like, jazzy bits...to soothe the muses (and the nerves if you've braved Black Friday Sales!)
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCaCE5pzy49M8nQ59plgmFOA

Some Spanish Guitar from the channel ought to do the trick.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3EpPROnl6w

Take a breath...and lets make it for one more day!
Hawaii Five 0::team::Ohana

Daily Count reminder

How is the writing thing going for you? Any bumps or hiccups in remembering the days you're accountable for?

If not, great! If so, that's still great! We're going to help you with that!

Here are the last 2 people for the month! Let's cheer them on to get those words!!

FR 29 – sharpiesgal
SA 30 – candream


Happy continued writing!

The sign up for December's Daily Count is here. Sign up soon as I will be working on the calendar now so that I can post it late at night on the 30th.
Hawaii Five 0::Steve Danny::where are yo

Word of the Day 11/29/19

Aphorism (noun)
aphorism [ af-uh-riz-uh?m ]


noun
1. a terse saying embodying a general truth, or astute observation, as “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely” (Lord Acton).

OTHER WORDS FROM APHORISM
aph·o·ris·mic, aph·o·ris·mat·ic [af-uh-riz-mat-ik] , adjective

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH APHORISM
adage, apothegm, axiom, maxim, proverb

WORDS RELATED TO APHORISM
proverb, adage, dictum, axiom, maxim, saying, truism, apothegm, rule, precept, moral, saw

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: 1520–30; French aphorisme < Late Latin aphorismus < Greek aphorismós definition, equivalent to aphor(ízein) to define (see aphorize) + -ismos -ism

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

Weekend Challenge: Giving Thanks

I know not everyone in the group is in the US, but it's Thanksgiving weekend, for us. I thought about revisiting the Black Friday prompts, but decided we probably all need some warm fuzzy prompts, this time of year. I have 100 random words/phrases; Thanksgiving foods; and things to be thankful for.

You can pick a specific number of go for random. Sending you all a big, thankful hug, this season! ♥