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Noticing Newbies: August 03, 2016 Issue [#7779]

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2. A Word from our Sponsor
3. Letter from the Editor
4. Editor's Picks
5. A Word from Writing.Com
6. Ask & Answer
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Letter from the editor

Love is the poetry of the senses. - Honore de Balzac

One of our greatest pleasures - taste. Do you have a comfort food? How about a food you refuse to eat? What is your favorite food? There is many ways to describe how foods taste by themselves or even in relation to each other.

One of my favorite scenes in a movie is when Nicolas Cage asks Meg Ryan to describe how a pear tastes. Her reply was "You don't know what a pear tastes like?"

"I don't know what it tastes like to you."

Everything tastes different to different people. What you find delicious, another could find repulsive. In writing it's important to describe tastes to fully involve your reader in the character. It tells about them, giving important internal details that cannot be spoken in other ways.

Another interesting way to describe taste is through people. You can describe how a person tastes meaning their kiss or even their personality. Everyone has their own "taste" in movies and activities. Even animals and children have a taste in certain aspects of their lives. Do you have a "spicy" personality, a "sweet" one or you more "bland"?

Today, let's take a moment to write about experiencing the world through your sense of taste. It can be food or whatever way you encounter it. Have you ever been outside while it's snowing and caught a snowflake in your mouth? Describe what your experiences have brought to your life in terms of their flavor.

Write and Review on! ~ Brooke

*Down*"Writing from the Senses is filled with fresh ideas and powerful examples of evocative writing that are sure to inspire both emerging and veteran writers."--Lavinia Spalding, author of Writing Away.

Editor's Picks

Please enjoy the work of these new members. Leave them a review to welcome them to our community.

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The Gift   [E]
(Contest Entry for Say it in 6) (six sentences)
by Dory


Shades  [E]
''Come witness the emotional rollercoaster; Of Shades that tell stories bright.''
by Christine Cherry


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 A Mother's Love  [E]
Abigail does not get along with people. She stares, she drools and she never keeps friends
by MagnusOpum


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...And Now We're Out of Carrots  [E]
Politics feels like a mule chasing a carrot, that is always out of reach. Now, no carrots.
by Jay O'Toole


Surrey's Pond  [E]
Twilight Starlight For Tears
by ß Samantha ß


A Ghost Story  [E]
My first and perpetual meetings with "Audrey", first resident of our 130 year old home.
by Robin's Stories


The Diary of a Night  [13+]
Fragments of a book
by Matiz


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I received some wonderful feedback to my last newsletter [#7737] "Tools of the Trade and I'm proud to share it with you.

I did not know about the Ideanary! Great tool!! I will be using that often. Thank you!

Also, I wanted to share two resources that Newbies may find helpful.

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