Metaphors–Like Frosting on Your Story

Hmm…metaphor or simile?

So what exactly is a metaphor?  The dictionary defines it as a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not literally denote in order to suggest a similarity.  So what is a simile?  It’s defined as a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds.  Sound similar?  They are, but while similes are always metaphors, metaphors are not always similes. Continue reading “Metaphors–Like Frosting on Your Story”