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#204130 - 01/09/12 11:37 AM Re: numinous bilious [Re: zmjezhd]
BranShea Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 06/23/06
Posts: 5292
Loc: Netherlands, the Hague
smile God's nod sounds good to me and I'm rather sceptical about motto's. Verbal stickers.

#204141 - 01/10/12 05:22 AM Re: numinous bilious [Re: BranShea]
Candy Offline

Registered: 09/21/10
Posts: 1705
Loc: down under
I stumbled across this private project today on the net
Thought it interesting enough to mention here....

From Flickr.com

AWAD "Numinous"

Just having a little fun for 2012. In school we had a few lessons in typography were we'd create font illustrations that captured the meaning of the word to be illustrated. I always found those fun.

No idea how long I'll play with this, and I'm not giving myself any hard rules, but seeing if I can do weekday updates using the A Word A Day (AWAD wordsmith.org/awad/index.html )

First word of the year is "numinous". adjective: Supernatural, mysterious, or awe-inspiring.(wordsmith.org/words/numinous.html) Great word.

numinous photos

#204155 - 01/10/12 07:37 AM Re: numinous bilious [Re: Candy]
Rhubarb Commando Offline
old hand

Registered: 11/13/11
Posts: 1075
Loc: Lancaster, UK
That's neat, candy. Thanks for giving us this link.
Mind you, I'm not so sure that we think of the stars as "mysterious" any more.

But hats off to the typopphile who produced it.
I'm immortal until proven otherwise

#204158 - 01/10/12 07:57 AM Re: numinous bilious [Re: Rhubarb Commando]
Candy Offline

Registered: 09/21/10
Posts: 1705
Loc: down under
I like the "Noosphere" photo smile

I was going to leave comment on flickr site...but I couldn't without signing up.

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