how do you write sounds

Discussion in 'The Whiners' started by Frog_On_Ice, Jan 27, 2005.

  1. Frog_On_Ice

    Frog_On_Ice Watercolor Paradise

    I've always wondered like footsteps so the person reading can actually hear them I'e always admired writers who can do that :D
     
  2. prism

    prism :o

    ...onomatopeoia?
     
  3. loveflower

    loveflower Senior Member

    oh dear god yes
     
  4. Orsino2

    Orsino2 Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    yeah... but I always thought that was regarded towards more poetic forms...

    Though, I never questioned onomatopoeia, so I don't know, oddly. I never really asked of the term for writing sounds when it came to prose and I remember mostly going over onomatopoeia during poetry.

    Walt Whitman is one of my favorites.
     
  5. loveflower

    loveflower Senior Member

  6. Orsino2

    Orsino2 Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

  7. loveflower

    loveflower Senior Member

    neeeigh
     
  8. Orsino2

    Orsino2 Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    Ima gonna thpank you thilly :p
     
  9. loveflower

    loveflower Senior Member

    HAHA! :D :D who said that :D
     
  10. Orsino2

    Orsino2 Hip Forums Supporter HipForums Supporter

    I said it first while talking to Alex... :p I asked Alex "Have you been smoking those marijuana cigarettes again :eek:" and he made a sad face then I was like "IMA GONNA THPANK YOU THILLY!!!" :p
     
  11. loveflower

    loveflower Senior Member

    and that, children, is the story of the thpank
     

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