The aspiring author bought the “haunted” house to stoke his morbid imagination.
Unfortunately, the house is having none of it.
|Actually, just the idea of high school itself is kind of nightmare-ish to me. Instant headache just thinking about it.|
“He has never been known to use a word that might send a reader to the dictionary.” [William Faulkner about Ernest Hemingway]
“Poor Faulkner. Does he really think big emotions come from big words?” [Hemingway to Faulkner]
"And people laugh at me because I use big words. But if you have big ideas you have to use big words to express them, haven't you?" -Anne of Green Gables
“Don’t use words too big for the subject. Don’t say “infinitely” when you mean “very;” otherwise you’ll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.” – C.S. Lewis
Agape (unconditional love)
Phileo (platonic, affectionate love)
Storge (familial, friendship love)
Eros (romantic/sexual love)
|Also, Cary Grant films are always worth watching, if only because of his facial expressions.|
"A writer should have the precision of a poet and the imagination of a scientist." -Vladimir NabokovDon't be afraid to use big words. But don't be discouraged from using small ones, either. In my personal opinion, good writing uses both.