In today’s episode: Lani and Alastair continue Big Ideas Week by talking about symbolism, imagery and all things metaphorical.

  • WordWonk: Fuzz

    An element of motivation the author was too lazy to supply. The word “somehow” is a useful tip-off to fuzzy areas of a story. “Somehow she had forgotten to bring her gun.”

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