Moist

Words - I love them. I even love the great huge portmanteau words (a la Alice in Wonderland) that carry loads of meanings between their consonants. I am gently mocked by friends and stared at by strangers when my three-syllable ones tumble out instead of shorter, clearer phrases. It's my sloppy brain filing¬†system. I reach…

Playing with words

And polishing the kitchen in an attempt to clear the mind. It's amazing how ammonia and water can clean surfaces and sinuses and brain waves with equal efficiency. One is somehow and oddly immediately in need of some Lewis Carroll. And so, herein: "Jabberwocky" 'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in…