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Word Nerd

Word Nerd: Sonder

Sonder is another absolutely gorgeous word created by The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows. Sonder is a term that describes a complex experience of the human condition, thus it's rather tricky to try and describe in brevity. Sonder is something that is deeply felt, a sort of spiritual and intellectual "ah-ha" moment of clarity that can… Continue reading Word Nerd: Sonder

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Word Nerd

Word Nerd: Vellichor

Vellichor is such a divinely poignant word and is fully defined by The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows as The strange wistfulness of used bookstores, which are somehow infused with the passage of time - filled with thousands of old books you’ll never have time to read, each of which is itself locked in its own… Continue reading Word Nerd: Vellichor