The Second Edition of the 20-volume Oxford English Dictionary contains full entries for 171,476 words in current use and 47,156 obsolete words.
That is one heck of a lot of words! With so many to choose from, why am I having such trouble putting 55 of them in a row?
Flash 55...can you tell a story in exactly 55 words? This is my attempt. My strategy? When all else fails, write about having nothing to write about!
Go see g-man for more, and maybe try one yourself