Saturday, April 5, 2014

A to Z Poetry Word Prompt - E is for Ethereal

Photo by Morgan Dragonwillow

A to Z Poetry Word Prompt - Ethereal: Choose one of the definitions and write for ten minutes.

1. Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; intangible.
2. Highly refined; delicate. See Synonyms at airy.
a. Of the celestial spheres; heavenly.
b. Not of this world; spiritual.
4. Chemistry Of or relating to ether.
Definitions from the Free Dictionary

What does ethereal mean to you?

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  1. Oh I can't write for 10 minutes here:) I hope my hands don't get slapped But I would pick celestial spheres; heavenly as that appeals to me. I love angels and often use them when creating cards. Blues and whites and soft colours-you can do so much

    1. I also have an affinity for angels. Thanks so much for stopping by and sharing word love!

  2. I had never thought of the connection between ether and ethereal. It's always interesting to see where words are derived.

    1. Yes, I love words and their various meanings and where they come from. Thanks so much for sharing your thoughts!

  3. Hi there!

    I am also doing the A to Z Challenge and focusing on picture books because I am a children's picture book author. Good luck with the challenge!

    Take care,

    Donna L Martin

  4. A really interesting post. It's nice to follow and connect