November 8th, 2021

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NaNoWriMo 2021! Day 24/Day 8

Advice: Don’t take the month, and the goal, so seriously that you stress yourself out over it. No one ever needs to see what you write. Let go of self-censorship and let the words rip on the page. Experiment with words, with styles, with dialogue and rhythm and language. It is all good.
Every word you produce in November makes you a winner…because you got more words on the page then you had at the start.

Prompt: Your character wakes up in the morning and…

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Word of the Day 11/08/21 Prestidigitation

Prestidigitation (noun)
prestidigitation [ pres-ti-dij-i-tey-shuhn ]


noun
1. sleight of hand; legerdemain.

OTHER WORDS FROM PRESTIDIGITATION
pres·ti·dig·i·ta·tor, noun
pres·ti·dig·i·ta·to·ry [pres-ti-dij-i-tuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee], pres·ti·dig·i·ta·to·ri·al, adjective

WORDS RELATED TO PRESTIDIGITATION
abracadabra, alchemy, allurement, astrology, augury, bewitchment, conjuration, conjuring, devilry, diabolism, divination, enchantment, exorcism, fascination, foreboding, horoscopy, illusion, incantation, legerdemain, magnetism

See synonyms for prestidigitation on Thesaurus.com

Origin: 1855–60; < French: literally, ready-fingeredness, coinage perhaps based on prestigiateur juggler, conjurer, derivative of Latin praestīgiae juggler's tricks (see prestige). See prest, digit, -ation

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