Word Nerd 2015 Wrap Up collage 1 via LaWhimsy
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A Word Nerd 2015 Wrap-Up

Word Nerd Wrap-Up 2015 In Month Order - Wangle, Somnolent, Hiraeth, Sophrosyne, Librocubicularist, & Latibule. Another year of outstanding, spectacular, quaintrelle, and down-right quirky words has flown by! These are a few of my favorites, by month and I really must say that picking only one per month was a bit difficult since I liked… Continue reading A Word Nerd 2015 Wrap-Up

Hiraeth Lady of the sea. Arnold Genthe Autochrome (1910′s)
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Word Nerd: Hiraeth

Hiraeth is an absolutely glorious Welsh term that can be translated quite literally into English as "longing", yet it's true meaning has a great deal more nuance to it then simple longing. Hiraeth describes a deep, inborn sense of yearning for a home, a feeling, a place or person that is beyond this plane of… Continue reading Word Nerd: Hiraeth