It's noiseless. It's always subtle. In the process of making a girl into a woman. Assuming as if her body and mind is made of substance prone to be manipulated. It's cruel yet normal. Widespread yet opposing it, is a rebel. (One day, I truly wish that there would be a rain of fire scorching through the hearts of those who see humans as nothing but objects.) P.S: Forgive the anger. I can't help it.
If you're anything like me (and God help us if you are! ), then chances are that you keep a rather lengthy list of favorite words somewhere (mine's in my memo app) and you add to it often. My list is primarily comprised of words that work well in poetry, but I also have a few zany zingers in there that I find rather interesting or amusing. I'll be providing those for today's challenge.
OFFICIAL RULES: Write a piece of no more than 20 lines using one or more of the words provided below in the 'wacky word' list. Submissions must be written in English please, and only one submission per participant. Please allow up to several days for me to see your submission.
WACKY WORD LIST: Use one or more of the following words in your piece. Make sure that you understand the word's meaning and how it functions in a sentence.
Haberdashery: Noun. An old fashioned term for a store that sells men's clothing.
Davenport: Noun. A somewhat outdated term for a couch or a sofa.
Conundrum: A confusing problem of question.
Vicissitude: Noun. An unfortunate change in circumstances or fortune.
Cacophony: Noun. A harsh, unpleasant mixture of sounds.
Jejune: Naive and simplistic, uninteresting.
Picayune: Adjective. Trivial, unimportant, or worthless.
Ennui: Noun. A feeling of listlessness, boredom, or dissatisfaction.
Curmudgeon: Noun. An ill tempered grouchy old grump. We all know at least one of these stinkers.
Lollygag: Verb. Lacking enthusiasm and determination.
Rigmarole: Noun. A complicated and lengthy procedure, or a pointless and rambling banter.
Ballyhoo: Noun. A bunch of ridiculous, pointless fuss about nothing.
Snickersnee: Noun. A large knife.
Gregarious: An adjective that refers to a person who is very sociable and fond of company.
ABSOLUTELY NO: ▪Plagiarism ▪Nude or otherwise inappropriate images ▪Harsh, foul, vile, or inappropriate language.