Dialect touring

I feel fairly confident that its location is unrelated to a fierce allegiance to this particular term for the above-mentioned contraption. [Read more]

Words birthing other words

wordle1 I can’t predict whether I will be able to hang onto either definition of nidicolous until such time as I want to express a thought where it would be the perfect fit. But that isn’t actually the focus [More….]


junket bigI’m a lover of words, and am happy to find new ones to add to my stash, as well as opportunities to use unusual ones that I’ve had tucked away. As we are about to leave for Germany to visit my oldest daughter and her husband, I poked around in my word satchel to see if I had anything that might serve the purpose. I thought of “junket,” which seemed [More….]