of or like a ghost.
"a spectral, menacing face"
|:||ghostly, wraithlike, shadowy, phantom, incorporeal, insubstantial, disembodied, unearthly, other-worldly; |
"four spectral shapes moved through the thick yellow mist.
As you can see, I chose my word from the list and the first thing I did was to google it...you can see one of the things I came across.
Spectral has an atmosphere and somehow it also has a dimension.
The image I see as I consider this word is in front of me...in a dark room..wonder if I could use this as a way to move into a piece of writing per se...write now right now.
plus I was reading about show don't tell- wonder how I can incorporate that.
The room enclosed her senses...darklight unexpectedness.
Spectralight fragmented her eys, shards into the irises...straight into heart.
Sharp intake of breath disturbed the stillness .
No seeming source of light, yet subtle rose, dawn violet, antique gold fractured through that spectral light with unexpected invitation drawing her closer..
...so, I wrote creatively for 5 minutes after initial meandering.
I wonder how it will read when I return.