Exploring the use, misuse and humor of words
Headline writing is something I do every week.
Since I write for a small, weekly paper (Berthoud Surveyor), I am required to supply a headline with each article. 168 more words
2 weeks, 4 days
Upcycling is a term I came across recently. And no, it does not mean to ride a bike up a hill.
The definition of upcycling–a process that can be repeated in perpetuity. 123 more words
3 weeks, 4 days
Lugubrious is a word that I don’t use every day–or every few days.
So, why do I bring it up today?
Last night, my wife and I phoned our two granddaughters. 90 more words
This was posted on Facebook (George Takei’s site). How many of this expressions do you use incorrectly?
1 month, 1 week
Screever is a word that came up in a conference I attended last week. This was the Quid Novi Festival (quid novi is Latin for what’s now). 176 more words
1 month, 2 weeks