A wise– if perhaps slightly pedantic– generator of metaphor.

In ancient times some brutish drinks are thought of simply as mens. It's an undeniable fact, really; a garage is a fold from the right perspective. This could be, or perhaps a raging blue's gum comes with it the thought that the citrus sausage is a dress. Few can name a dispersed eagle that isn't a waney oval.


Give me paragraph(s) containing sentence(s) each; wrap them in <p> tags.

Huh? Numbers please. Above 0.

API Usage

Get paragraphs by sending an AJAX request to<numberOfParagraphs><numberOfParagraphs>/<numberOfSentences>

limit: 20 paragraphs / 50 sentences

Or just grab a few sentences by hitting<numberOfSentences>

Add a URL parameter p=true to get each paragraph in <p> tags

Using OS X or Linux? Try this in the command line:


And here’s a nifty bash script that copies metaphorpsum straight to your clipboard

function meta() { curl$@ | pbcopy ;}

usage: meta 5

Built and maintained by Kyle Stetz. Get the source code on GitHub.