April 5th, 2020

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Word of the Day 04/05/20 Jo

Jo (noun)
jo or joe [ joh ]


noun, plural joes. Scot.
1. beloved one; darling; sweetheart.

Origin: First recorded in 1520–30; variant of joy

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR JO
“I am just floored by this,” Jo Farrell, now 83, told The Denver Post eight years ago when the allegations first surfaced.
‘I SAVED MY FRIEND FROM BILL COSBY’|LLOYD GROVE|DECEMBER 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST

Joan and I, along with Isabella's parents Mary Gaye and Jo, can't wait to become proud grandparents.
BRANSON BABIES ADD TO BRITISH BOOM|TOM SYKES|SEPTEMBER 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST

Yet that question, and its sad answer, hangs over If Nuns Ruled the World, by Jo Piazza.
THE WORLD WOULD GO TO HELL WITHOUT NUNS|WILLIAM O’CONNOR|SEPTEMBER 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST

Weaver and Jo Clark were far from bowled over when they visited ReaganBook.com.
REAGANBOOK IS THE LATEST CONSERVATIVE #FAIL|GIDEON RESNICK|JULY 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST

But photographer Jo Farrell has tracked down the last living survivors in the remote areas of China.
CHINA’S LAST FOOT-BINDING SURVIVORS|NINA STROCHLIC|JULY 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST

Even as he spoke, Jo turned to the stairway as though about to descend, while Rob sprang to the ladder.
THE BLUE DRAGON|KIRK MUNROE

"A big storm, M'sieu'," Jo said presently as he put some tea into a pot.
THE RIGHT OF WAY, COMPLETE|GILBERT PARKER

But Jo not so beeg den as now, and dat dress go on pooty goot, eh, Beel?
POLLY'S SOUTHERN CRUISE|LILLIAN ELIZABETH ROY

As they started off down the trail she called, “Jo, I wish you luck in solving the mystery of your blue-eyed boy.”
THE MYSTERY OF CARLITOS|HELEN RANDOLPH

"I shall go up by one train, and come down by the next," said she to Jo Weatherhead.
THAT UNFORTUNATE MARRIAGE, VOL. 1(OF 3)|FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
misc-stay safe-stay home

Monthly count: March numbers!

Sorry I'm late, folks, but better late than never, I say!

Anyway, on with the count news!

We had a few more people joining us in the last month or so, and they have really helped boost the numbers, so a big thank you, and welcome to [personal profile] dreamersdare, skargasm and 3am_moonlight! And a big thanks to everyone else adding in the numbers; you guys all ROCK!

FANTASTIC, EVERYONE!!!

Image word: 140 x 1,000. This is up a spectacular 51 from last month!

Written word: 681,001. We're up 344,471 from last month's figures, which is INCREDIBLE!

1_million_words Total words to date 2020: 821,001


This is our best month so far this year!
WOOHOO!!!


This is a wonderful result, and with the 3 Sentence fic challenge still onlgoing until the 15th, and Bingo starting on the 16th, this is going to increase by a whole heap more by the end of April (and the end of everyone's lockdowns too, we hope!).

Now, let's be creative out there!!! ;-)