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08-28-2005, 07:13 AM
Rewrite a common phrase, such as "Itís raining cats and dogs," in the style of three famous authors (e.g., Stephen King, Nora Roberts and John Irving).

08-29-2005, 12:37 AM
Well, that could be an interesting game but perhaps you ought to allow others to choose one writer to emulate. For example:

It was raining dead cats and dogs. - Stephen King


It was raining cats and dogs with great solemnity. - Jane Austen

09-05-2005, 02:18 AM
I have stated the prompt, and you guys really don't have to go strictly by what it says.

09-11-2005, 08:24 AM
Bears of a feather flock together.

Two lefts don't make a right.

He's full of hot pudding.

A brussel sprout saved is a brussel sprout spurned.