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First Post! It's About Words!!

Having an ever expanding vocabulary is a huge part of writing and life in general, at least in my opinion. I love ‘weird’ words a lot, or rather just words that are not commonly heard. 91 more words

First Post

Speaking English, but somehow a different language

…an example of a conversation that may or may not take place on this planet..

me: Hey, do you want bacon with your eggs?

Jack: (slurping noise that sounds like he’s sucking down a bowl of Jell-o) 175 more words


Words you might want to take a look at...

Jentacular – pertaining to breakfast
Gabelle – a tax on salt
Erinaceous – of, pertaining to, or resembling a hedgehog
Oxter – outdated word meaning “armpit” 18 more words

Flowery Bitters

Thorned bushes have your heart then?
When wirey brush scrapes your thigh,
and climbs until you cannot reach,
will you then think again on your position sailing from the sky? 104 more words

A word, by any other sound, would be as strange

[WP DP re-posted a prompt today about word use. The response I posted to another WPDP word use prompt also fits this prompt]. 1,003 more words

Daily Prompt

25 Weird and Interesting Little-Known Phobias

25 rare phobias – how many of these do you suffer from?

It’s well-known that a fear of spiders is ‘arachnophobia’, but what’s a fear of wasps? 277 more words