Saturday, February 25, 2012

February 26 is the day for Z words and a sentence, and here are zebras



On the day for Z words, what better reminder than these wonderful zebras taken by Muhammad Mahdi Karim and available on Creative Commons.  Find five z words and put them in a sentence.  Tomorrow the directions will be a surprise!
cheers,
Laura

Friday, February 24, 2012

Y for February 25, here's yarrow for Alphabetaphilia


Hi friends of reading and writing,
For February 25, you need five words beginning with y and a sentence to go in the comments below.  I just wish you could smell the yarrow, but maybe you know what to imagine it smelled like.

cheers,
Laura 
Photo credit: Thanks to Creative Commons.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

X-ray for X-day on Alphabetaphilia, February 24.


Here's a classic X-ray of his wife Anna's hand by Roentgen, the inventor of the X-ray machine, from Creative Commons/Gnu.  You can read more about it on Wikipedia if you're interested.  Today is the day for five x-words on Alphabetaphilia, and a sentence using them all, to be posted in the comments here.  It's a real challenge today!  Enjoy,  Laura

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

W is for Wave and for World in Alphabetaphilia on Feb 23!


Hi Alphabetaphilia,

Here is a picture of an amazing wave effect atop a hill in Washington where some trees were cut and others remained tall and the whole world, both to inspire your lists of W-words for today, February 23.  Find five, use them in a sentence, and post in comments below, or just cruise by the comments to see a fabulous collection of wild words beginning with W!
cheers,
Laura
world Photo credit: Creative Commons

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

It's February 22 for V-words, try this antique Valentine for inspiration!


For February 22, the cupids at this Valentine want to see five v-words and a wonderful sentence using them posted in the comments below.  Or just read and enjoy what creative sentences others have produced and let that inspire your writing.
cheers,
Laura
Photo credit: Creative Commons with thanks.

Monday, February 20, 2012

Umbrellas for U-day, Feb 21, in Alphabetaphilia


Let these delicate umbrellas inspire you to find five words starting with u, use them in a sentence, post word list and sentence in the comments section below.  It's Feb 21; we're in leap year so we have 8 more days and will run out of alphabet soon.  Watch out for wild letter days!  
cheers, Laura
Photo credit: Creative Commons with thanks

Sunday, February 19, 2012

For Feb 20, here is a trio of T's: tree, tower, and tide for Alphabetaphilia




Here are three picutes of T: the tide going out in Provincetown, MA, the tower at Tor House in Carmel, CA, and a bare tree in winter in Claremont, CA.  So, Feb 20 is the day for t-words, five, and then a t-sentence using them all.  Please post in comments, browse through to see what wacky words others have found.
best,
Laura