"At the deepest parts of the ocean, the horrible, can't-catch-your-breath, lung- and skull-crushing hydrostatic pressure is like having 100 elephants on your head."
" The hydrostatic pressure is like a big water hug and feels so good to those sweet children. Now, not all clinics can provide this and if this is so, get your child into a pool and just play! It'll do them good. -Hippotherapy is my latest and greatest medium that I have had the honor and privilege to add to 'The ..."
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.