by Jordan Jolley
Literary devices are the paintbrush. The story is the painting.
We’ve all been taught this ever since we learned how to read. Letters build words. Words build stories. Most of us have also been taught how to make our writing come to life, how to add texture and all that. From my personal style of writing and the ways other authors write, this is very important to know. And it’s not just because we need to add literary devices everywhere.
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on The Creative Penn:
Yikes. Is it really September 1st already? That means that summer is just about over (for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, anyway). It also means that I’m starting my fourth month hosting Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (aka, FOWC).
FOWC was designed to fill the void after WordPress bailed on its daily one-word prompt at the end of May and I want to thank each and every one of you for being so supportive and for participating in these prompts. I wasn’t sure when I started FOWC if it would be embraced by you, my fellow bloggers. So thank you all for making it work.
I will be posting each day’s word just after midnight Pacific Time (US).
Today’s word is “highway.”
Write a post using that word. It can be prose, poetry, fiction, non-fiction. It can be any length. It can be just a picture or a drawing if…
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The daily word prompt is Pink
The daily word prompt can be used for a poem,story, photographs, art,recipe,song lyrics, letters,and you could even use it to tell us all a little more about yourself.
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