Word of the Day: Fantastic

fan·tas·tic /fanˈtastik/ adjective:

1. imaginative or fanciful

Children seem to need, then, a delicate balance between the realistic and the fantastic in their art; enough of the realistic to know that the story matters, enough of the fantastic to make what matters wonderful.” Eric S. Rabkin, 1946 –

2. unusual, or unlikely

Poetry, even when apparently most fantastic, is always a revolt against artifice, a revolt, in a sense, against actuality.” James Joyce, 1882 – 1941

pictured: Rotarians with happy Dickson County third graders, TN.