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Anemious

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[ uh-NEE-mi-uhs ]

Adjective

  1. Exposed to wind; windswept.

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Being a member of TOFS is an honor and a burden, a pleasure and a curse. Tellers Of Forgotten Souls is just as much about watching as it is telling. The pleasure is that we get access to incredible technology—technology to see the past from any point. The curse is to endlessly watch stories that end in destruction.

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Eolian

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[ ee-OH-lee-un ]

Adjective

  1. Borne, deposited, produced, or eroded by the wind.

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It was the voice of angels, some said. Ghosts, said others. The tales and legends could agree on only one thing: the wind did indeed carry a secret message, a voice that spoke to the citizens of the small town nestled at the bottom of a mountain valley.

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Blithesome

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[ BLITH-səm ]

Adjective

  1. (of a person) Having a cheerful disposition.
  2. Filled with, marked by, or causing pleasure.

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I couldn’t have predicted how much the sounds of those four instruments would have affected me. It’s startling how much my mood could change, even my world-view could change, from such a simple thing as music. The funny thing is that I was there because it was the first club I’d seen; the first place where I could drown my sorrows. 

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Pantheon

Welcome to The Word! Either a story beginning, a story ending, a piece of flash fiction, a poem, painting, dance move—inspired by the word, pantheon, where does it take me? Where does it take you?

[PAN-thee-ahn]

Noun

  1. A group of particularly respected, famous, or important people.
  2. All the gods of a people or religion collectively.

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He sprang into existence with a soft, pop! He looked around, and a small group encircled him with kind and understanding smiles. How he understood their “understanding facial features,” he didn’t understand. But, sure enough, he knew it. 

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Precipitate

Welcome to The Word! Either a story beginning, a story ending, a piece of flash fiction, a poem, painting, dance move—inspired by the word, precipitate, where does it take me? Where does it take you?

[ pri-sip-i-teyt ]

Verb

  1. To hasten the occurrence of; bring about prematurely, hastily, or suddenly: to precipitate an international crisis.

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My job is… not what you would think. You humans often think of angels, guardians, and the like as saviors, but we don’t really save or protect like you’d want to believe. What we do is accelerate things.