3WW Week No. 402

As you well know, each week I post three words. You write something using the words.

Then come back and post a link to the contribution with Mr. Linky (but please, link to the exact post, not your blog, by clicking on the exact post title and paste it to Mr. Linky below). As always, there's no hard-and-fast rule that you have to post on Wednesday.

(And if you want a hint as to when I post three new words, follow me on Twitter @tgabrukiewicz.)

I do invite everyone to check back often to read and comment on other contributions. This is, after all, a community for writers, poets and bloggers who clamor for your feedback. Share with friends. Tweet the love. Let us build this community. 

Fiery, adjective: Consisting of fire or burning strongly and brightly, [ s submodifier] figurative: a fiery hot chili sauce; having the bright color of fire; (of a person) having a passionate, quick-tempered nature; (of behavior or words) passionately angry and deeply felt.

Notorious, adjective: Famous or well known, typically for some bad quality or deed.

Toxic, adjective: Poisonous; relating to or caused by poison; very bad, unpleasant, or harmful; finance denoting or relating to debt that has a high risk of default; denoting securities that are based on toxic debt and for which there is not a healthy or functioning market.

3WW Week No. 401

As you well know, each week I post three words. You write something using the words.

Then come back and post a link to the contribution with Mr. Linky (but please, link to the exact post, not your blog, by clicking on the exact post title and paste it to Mr. Linky below). As always, there's no hard-and-fast rule that you have to post on Wednesday.

(And if you want a hint as to when I post three new words, follow me on Twitter @tgabrukiewicz.)

I do invite everyone to check back often to read and comment on other contributions. This is, after all, a community for writers, poets and bloggers who clamor for your feedback. Share with friends. Tweet the love. Let us build this community. 

Crucial, adjective: Pivotal, critical, key, climacteric, decisive, deciding; life-and-death; all-important, of the utmost importance, of the essence, critical, preeminent, paramount, essential, vital.

Malignant, adjective: Virulent, very infectious, invasive, uncontrollable, dangerous, deadly, fatal, incurable, life-threatening; cancerous; technical metastatic; spiteful, malicious, malevolent, evil-intentioned, vindictive, vengeful, malign, mean, nasty, hurtful, mischievous, wounding, cruel, unkind; informal bitchy, catty; literary malefic, maleficent.

Yearning, noun: Longing, craving, desire, want, wish, hankering, urge, hunger, thirst, appetite, lust, ache.


3WW Week No. 400

As you well know, each week I post three words (for 400 weeks now - or more than 71/2 years and 1,200 words). 

You write something using the words.

Then come back and post a link to the contribution with Mr. Linky (but please, link to the exact post, not your blog, by clicking on the exact post title and paste it to Mr. Linky below). As always, there's no hard-and-fast rule that you have to post on Wednesday.

(And if you want a hint as to when I post three new words, follow me on Twitter @tgabrukiewicz.)

I do invite everyone to check back often to read and comment on other contributions. This is, after all, a community for writers, poets and bloggers who clamor for your feedback. Share with friends. Tweet the love. Let us build this community. 

Devastate, verb: Destroy or ruin (something; cause (someone) severe and overwhelming shock or grief.

Gossamer, noun: A fine, filmy substance consisting of cobwebs spun by small spiders, which is seen especially in autumn; used to refer to something very light, thin, and insubstantial or delicate.

Plummet, verb: fall or drop straight down at high speed; decrease rapidly in value or amount.

3WW Week No. 399

As you well know, each week I post three words. You write something using the words.

Then come back and post a link to the contribution with Mr. Linky (but please, link to the exact post, not your blog, by clicking on the exact post title and paste it to Mr. Linky below). As always, there's no hard-and-fast rule that you have to post on Wednesday.

(And if you want a hint as to when I post three new words, follow me on Twitter @tgabrukiewicz.)

I do invite everyone to check back often to read and comment on other contributions. This is, after all, a community for writers, poets and bloggers who clamor for your feedback. Share with friends. Tweet the love. Let us build this community. 

Blood, noun: noun: Plasma, vital fluid, gore; literary lifeblood, ichor; ancestry, lineage, bloodline, descent, parentage, family, birth, extraction, origin, genealogy, heritage, dual heritage, stock, kinship.

Cripple, verb: Disable, paralyze, immobilize, make lame, incapacitate, handicap, leave someone a paraplegic/quadriplegic; devastate, ruin, destroy, wipe out; paralyze, hamstring, bring to a standstill, put out of action, sideline, put out of business, bankrupt, break, bring someone to their knees.

Lurk, verb: Skulk, loiter, lie in wait, lie low, hide, conceal oneself, take cover, keep out of sight.

3WW Week No. 398

As you well know, each week I post three words. You write something using the words.

Then come back and post a link to the contribution with Mr. Linky (but please, link to the exact post, not your blog, by clicking on the exact post title and paste it to Mr. Linky below). As always, there's no hard-and-fast rule that you have to post on Wednesday.

(And if you want a hint as to when I post three new words, follow me on Twitter @tgabrukiewicz.)

I do invite everyone to check back often to read and comment on other contributions. This is, after all, a community for writers, poets and bloggers who clamor for your feedback. Share with friends. Tweet the love. Let us build this community. 

Defensive, adjective: Used or intended to defend or protect (in sports) relating to or intended as defense; very anxious to challenge or avoid criticism.

Fertile, adjective: (Of soil or land) producing or capable of producing abundant vegetation or crops; (of a seed or egg) capable of becoming a new individual; (of a person, animal, or plant) able to conceive young or produce seed; (of a person's mind or imagination) producing many new and inventive ideas with ease; (of a situation or subject) fruitful and productive in generating new ideas.

Needy, adjective (needier, neediest); (of a person) lacking the necessities of life; very poor; (of circumstances) characterized by poverty.