View Full Version : In search of the quintuple metaphor...is it possible?
05-19-2011, 03:05 PM
i been trying to figure this one out. i have written triples and quads but is a quintuple possible?
here's an example off the top of the head...
single- "i strike like lightening." (i know...a simile but bear with me)
double- "i enlighten the dimwitted when i strike like lightening"
triple-"i brainstorm and enlighten the dimwitted when i strike like lightening"
quad- "they call me thor, i brainstorm and enlighten the dimwitted when i strike like lightening"
or can you keep unfolding the idea into infinity?
05-19-2011, 04:57 PM
ionno how ya do it but my writing method is nvr planned out like that, i write from the soul to the beat, what i feel at the moment of hearing the beat is what i jot down...
dats dope as hell tho
05-19-2011, 05:30 PM
im on the Loki, they call me thor, i brainstorm and enlighten the dimwitted when i strike like lightening
05-19-2011, 05:39 PM
in theory you could unfold this infinitely, but withh the limitations of language it would be a challenge
you could also mix other combinations within that could multiply(or add??) the metaphor
"i'm the electromagnetic thor in this sphere, i brainstorm and positively enlighten the dimwitted you negatively attract, when i strike like lightening"
Electric/Light = Red
Magnet = Blue
Sphere is Purple as it could tie in with both (Magnetosphere OR an Electrically charged Sphere [Gauss' Law])
i supposed positive and negative could be purple as well, tying in with Electric charge and Positive and Negative magnets
you could add all these up as a Duodecuple, or multiply the purple
i dontt know.. i am drunk
05-19-2011, 06:03 PM
hahahaha hell yeah !!!
new dimensions of thought in here. i'd like to see a "talking shop" thread for mcs to discuss stuff like this.
@skampoe i write by taking concepts and describing that concept in as many ways possible like in the example. "lightening" i kinda use that as a hub that has many pokes to it. some spokes are dead ends but some can connect to other concept hubs.
i tie the dead ends together with rhyme. but in a perfect situation the concept hubs and rhymes coincide seemlessly
"...the shake of her money maker lit by the neon sign/
passin me by like pharcyde i'm on the dark side/
tryna get in her mind like darth vader/
to make her choke with out usin force... or spendin paper/
cause leias wanna be saved in exchange for intercourse/"
actually this whole song is full of stuff like that
anyway...back on subject... adding to bronze n flowerz...
tie the sphere with "i roll in a highly energetic circle"
i wonder if a whole 16 could be constructed this way. fuck. you might rip a hole in spacetime with that kind of shit. lol
MaXiMus Da MaNtis
05-19-2011, 06:04 PM
Listen to me on my last verse on mystic elevators i spit a sixtuple metaphore
05-19-2011, 06:15 PM
05-19-2011, 06:32 PM
What a bunch of faggots you are.
05-19-2011, 06:38 PM
leave it to the whoight euro homo to ruin an exellent build.. continue brothers...
also, max is fuckin ill
05-19-2011, 06:44 PM
05-20-2011, 01:08 AM
^suffers from mic envy.
jasper wishes he didn't sound like the swedish chef on wax.
05-20-2011, 01:18 AM
euro faggotry at it's finest :mmmyah:
It would be nice to know everything about hip hop after only rocking FL for a couple years, but some of us didn't have youtube when learning how to make music.
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