October 16th, 2020

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Let the 2020 NaNo Prep Begin

Gonna try things a bit different this year, since we're starting off in October to give everyone some prep time.
There'll be an assortment of written prompts, photo prompts, musical prompts, just for fun stuff, encouragement as well as resources that I come across.
For myself, I find one of the hardest things to do is brainstorm since I lost my roomie, so I want everyone who's participating (and anyone else who needs it) to throw out things they need to brainstorm...things they're stuck on...things they're not sure on, in order to help each other along.

To get the ball rolling, I thought I'd offer you this:

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Good Luck Everyone! You've got this!

(Here's hoping LJ doesn't hate me this year and mess up my images lol)
roses::by any other name

Word of the Day 10/16/20 Probity

Probity (noun)
probity [ proh-bi-tee, prob-i- ]


noun
1. integrity and uprightness; honesty.

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH PROBITY
propriety

WORDS RELATED TO PROBITY
truthfulness, righteousness, sincerity, rightness, integrity, rectitude, morality, trustworthiness, justice, uprightness, worth, virtue, goodness, equity, fidelity, honor

SYNONYMS FOR PROBITY
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rectitude.

ANTONYMS FOR PROBITY
dishonesty.

Origin: 1505–15; < Latin probitās uprightness, equivalent to prob(us) upright + -itās-ity

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR PROBITY
Nodding agreement, the other official dubbed the burst of probity around tax cuts “a newfound religion” for the GOP.
OBAMA UNLEASHES MAJOR CAMPAIGN TO EXTEND THE PAYROLL TAX CUT|ELEANOR CLIFT|DECEMBER 1, 2011|DAILY BEAST

But it clearly would have cast those shadows over the question of her general judgment and probity.
MITT'S MORMON PREDICAMENT|MICHAEL TOMASKY|OCTOBER 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST

His firmness, his moderation, his probity, place him more opposite to Napoleon than he stood in the field of Waterloo.
IMAGINARY CONVERSATIONS AND POEMS|WALTER SAVAGE LANDOR

Downright and plain dealing, and abhorring to be deceived or to deceive, he was esteemed in the country for his sense and probity.
THE WORLD'S GREATEST BOOKS -- VOL XX -- MISCELLANEOUS LITERATURE AND INDEX|VARIOUS

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

Weekend Challenge: Randomly Wacky Fanfic Titles

Greetings troops! I am running this Weekend's Challenge and I decided to choose a rather crazy random one which will be randomly wacky fanfic titles! Just choose a number between 1 and 30 and I will give you an awesome title of a fanfic listed at AO3 under my bookmarks/history and that will hopefully inspire you :)

Please be as creative as you can--drabbles/fics can be as long as you want but at least 200 words and you can do any sort of art work the spirit moves you    Just post your work by Thursday night at 11:59pm EST, and you'll be golden.  Lastly, HAVE FUN!!!   

I am not creative in any way with artwork, so if you want an icon, I will have to ask for help, but I can give you a drabble or add to my WIP.  And if you have any questions, please ask :):)