January 21st, 2020

Hawaii::Nuuanu Pali Lookout

Word of the Day 01/21/20 Deipnosophist

Deipnosophist (noun)
deipnosophist [ dahyp-nos-uh-fist ]


noun
1. a person who is an adept conversationalist at table.

Origin: 1650–60; after a literary work by Athenaeus, Deipnosophistḗs, an expert in affairs of the kitchen, equivalent to Greek deîpno(n) meal + sophistḗs sophist

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DEIPNOSOPHIST
I'll apologize, Wilks, for the deipnosophist part of it, but I'll be jiggered if I'll be responsible for your nasty gastronomy.
TWO KNAPSACKS|JOHN CAMPBELL

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
1mw Feather misc
  • kaige68

Numbers Challenge

Here’s the rules:
1) 100 words or 1 graphic for each letter of the alphabet.
2) Get all 10 prompts by April 15th and win a banner!

It’s that easy.
There is no need for your work to all connect. There is no need for them to be in order.

If you are stuck or would like a random word to use, poke me and I will provide.

Now everyone tell me about

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Rare Pairs Prompt #3

So now we're nearly a week in to Challenge #1! Having success? Difficulty? Need to discuss anything? Vent? I'm here for you!

Here's the next 'long' prompt:

Don't look at me like that!


Need a short prompt or two? Give me some numbers between 1 and 150 and I'll give you some (hopefully) inspirational words. Note: some of these may be suggestive, but you don't have to use them that way, OR you may ask me for another word to replace the one/s you don't like, and I'll find you something that's more general.

The next long prompt will be in two days time, but in the meantime if you need anything else, comment here and I'll reply as soon as I can!
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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 next 7 people for the month! Let's cheer them on to get those words!!

WE 22 – Dreamy
TH 23 – jennytork
FR 24 – sharpiesgal
SA 25 – agdhani

SU 26 – candream
MO 27 – flipflop_diva
TU 28 – jennytork


Happy continued writing!