"Being alone is like releasing a long-held breath. It returns me to myself, heals me, strengthens me for the next gruelling social gauntlet I'll ..."
"In our world, being alone is like putting a magnifying glass on emotional pain, as it withers under the sun, eventually catches fire and consumes itself."
"I too, have found that being alone is like being in the presence of God, where I can tell Him all my thoughts and ideas, and when I listen, He tells me His. If that is ..."
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.