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Keshini - #115

Keshini¬†– The way in which things transparent give way for other’s to be lit not worrying how easily itself could be missed, even by those who’ve kept their eyes open for them. 20 more words


What is an eponym?

When you want to clean the floors, do you use a vacuum cleaner or a hoover? Do you wipe your nose on a kleenex or a tissue? 670 more words


April 25: Reunion Acrostic


Each other of the past, but

Unsure of faces and

Names because

It has been that long, and we are that much

Older.  Returning to our teens for the

Night, for better or worse.


A rose by any other name...

Choosing names for the characters in a novel isn’t the delightful self-indulgent process you might imagine it to be. A whole load of complications and worries crop up, some of them too late… 362 more words



Giving Benedict Cumberbatch and Englebert Humperdinck a run for their money this week is Eorzean resident, Alphinaud Leveilleur. My Autocorrect just had a minor stroke when I tried to type that. 201 more words


Choosing names for politicians

It’s British election time and the air is buzzing with political people. You learn a lot about the natural rhythms of the English language when you look at the names and nicknames that settle gently around the shoulders of our politicians. 1,148 more words

Sing Better English