Category Archives: Language

The Time is Now ~

Greetings People ~ I’ve carved out some legit writing time. Pre-Bikram yoga at 6:30PM {it’s been two days since I’ve been; I feel the addiction jitters starting to set in} and post-pulling apart an entire child’s bedroom to paint – … Continue reading

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To Talk or Not To Talk – That is My Question

Ok friends o’the blog – here is the question I pose to you (yes, you…and even you Rosemary)… In your NON writing life are you ‘a talker?  In that, I mean – are you chronically verbose, glib, gregarious, loquacious, effusive, and/or garrulous … Continue reading

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Nanutza ~

I was going to have my Mom read over this post and correct any ‘mis-memories’ in the narrative – but then decided that sometimes the best stories are the ones that we have always believed, regardless if some of the … Continue reading

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Labeling the Crazy Part II ~ Sorta Reblog

In a previous post, Doubleplusungood, I went on and on about how much I LOVE words – which is true, I have a thing for language and dictionaries.  However, it’s not always roses and sunshine for me with words. For … Continue reading

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Doubleplusungood

I admit it – I’m a word nerd; derived from the Latin Dictum Nerdica.  I’m also a Grammar Geek (ok, ok Grammaticus Geekicus). I think I was the only kid in 7th grade typing English that liked to diagram sentences.  My … Continue reading

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