New Dictionary Words for 2015: An A-Z Snapshot

Words, language, meaning, narrative… these are things that I love, and that are essential to human culture. The English language is not a fixed point. Words come and go, and usage of old words is constantly changing. The path our language takes as it progresses can tell us a lot about our culture. Here’s a quick [Read More…]

It’s Only Ugly Because It’s New and You Don’t Like It

It’s only ugly because it’s new and you don’t like it… pretty brilliant statement that I need to at least attempt to hear. It’s only ugly because it’s new and you don’t like it. How many of my current opinions, dispositions, or judgments fall under that rubric: same = good, change = bad? And, isn’t [Read More…]


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