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#1616 - 04/26/00 11:34 AM Wonderful Web Sites (other than wordsmith.org)
Loc: lower upstate New York
Y'all have any good URLs (note lack of apostrophe in acronym plural) to share urbi-et-orbi-wise?
Every so often I run across a pearl. Today's is a searchable poetry archive:
#1617 - 05/25/00 03:25 PM Re: Wonderful Web Sites (other than wordsmith.org)
Loc: Somewhere outside New York
> Y'all have any good URLs (note lack of apostrophe in acronym plural) to share urbi-et-orbi-wise?
Every so often I run across a pearl.
Strange to see this crop back to the top of the list after so long - but I just read it for the first time and had the following two URLs:
http://www.dublinwriters.org/ - A writer's workshop
http://www.traditional-poetry.org/ - a site for traditional poetry (duh!) A friend of mine (Patrick Walsh) contributes regularly.
#1618 - 05/25/00 03:55 PM Re: Wonderful Web Sites
Loc: lower upstate New York
Brick, thanks for your contributions -- and for resurrecting this topic!
Ok, here's another one, a fun one: The Dialectizer. It's pretty good. You type in some text, or give it an URL, and it'll reproduce it in any of half a dozen dialects (more to come, they say).
Here's my first sentence, rendered in Redneck:
“Thanks fo' yer corntribushuns -- an' fo' resurreckin' this hyar topic! Fry mah hide!”
(I kinda got a giggle out of that gratuitious “Fry mah hide”)
#1619 - 05/26/00 02:15 PM Re: Wonderful Web Sites
Loc: Auckland, New Zealand
Here's the site that brought me to AWAD - a veritable banquet for verbivores!
#1620 - 05/26/00 02:56 PM Re: Wonderful Web Sites
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
This one looks so good, I didn't even take time to
finish the list before adding it to my favorites.
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