Tuesday, 25 August 2015

A Strange Compound of Contradictory Elements

Her voice was full of temper, hard-held #literaryExpression

Tears of outraged vanity blurred her vision #literaryExpression

The question drummed in head and heart day and night #literaryExpression

If I could run out to any restaurant right now with more than enough money where would I go? #JournalWritingIdeas
If you had to choose between having a personal chef, a housekeeper, or a personal trainer, which would you pick and why? #JournalWritingIdeas

Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere may be happy #bumperstickers

Struck dumb with strange surprise #literaryExpression

If you could choose what to come back as, what would it be? #JournalWritingIdeas

I felt a qualm of apprehension #literaryExpression

Should people be prohibited from smoking in certain places? #JournalWritingIdeas 


Often it does seem a pity that Noah and his party did not miss the boat. ~ Mark Twain #sarcastic #quote

The day sang itself into evening #literaryExpression

When George Lucas was mixing the American Graffiti soundtrack, he numbered the reels of film starting with an R and numbered the dialog starting with a D.  Sound designer Walter Murch asked George for Reel 2, Dialog 2 by saying "R2D2". George liked the way that sounded so much he integrated that into another project he was working on. #factoid

In a sky stained with purple, the moon slowly rose #literaryExpression

A glassy stare of deprecating horror #literaryExpression



If you found a suitcase full of money in the middle of the street, what would you do? #JournalWritingIdeas

When someone is having a bad day, be silent, sit close by and nuzzle them gently. #aDogsAdvice

Boorish: crude, insensitive  #ExquisiteAdjectives

Don't pick that scab, it'll get infected. #Momism

How have credit card affected your life? #JournalWritingIdeas

A strange compound of contradictory elements #literaryExpression


What are some examples of prejudice? #JournalWritingIdeas

AMNESTY, n. The state's magnanimity to those offenders whom it would be too expensive to punish. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote 



A Dime A Dozen:  Anything that is common and easy to get. #ENGidiom

Pale and vague desolation #literaryExpression

Pick that up before somebody trips on it and breaks their neck! #Momism

A fever of enthusiasm #literaryExpression

Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition. ~ Timothy Leary #quote

The stillness of a forced composure #literaryExpression

If you eat lots of carrots, you'll start to turn orange. #factoid

Sometimes I’ll look down at my watch 3 consecutive times and still not know what time it is. #truefactsoflife


Education is like a double-edged sword. It may be turned to dangerous uses if it is not properly handled. ~ Wu Ting-Fang #quote

Wagner's music is better than it sounds. ~ Mark Twain #quote



No, my powers can only be used for good. #ThingsYouWishYouCouldSay

Her voice, with a tentative question in it, rested in air #literaryExpression

Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others. ~ Ambrose Bierce #sarcastic #quote

FRIENDSHIP, n. A ship big enough to carry two in fair weather, but only one in foul. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

Describe your favorite toy. Why do you like it best? #JournalWritingIdeas

They who wonder discover that this in itself is wonder. ~  M.C. Escher #quote