Saturday Word of the Day: Amour-Propre

A/N: Just a quick piece today as I'm very tired; I spent the whole day volunteering in the Friar's Folly Tavern at the Abbey Medieval Festival. *Amour-propre: self-esteem; self-respect “Come on love show us a trick then!” “No, I don’t think I’ll be doing that thank you very much!” “Aww, don’t be shy love we … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Amour-Propre

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Saturday Word of the Day: Backstairs

*Backstairs: secret, underhanded, or scandalous: backstairs gossip. “OH my gosh, can you believe what Delilah was up to?” “I know, I honestly expected so much more from her.” “Wait, what did she do?” “You hadn’t heard? Well, she was seen with a certain unsavoury_” “OH MY GOD STOP! Just stop, I won’t be part of … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Backstairs

Saturday Word of The Day: Feint

*Feint: a movement made in order to deceive an adversary. “You’ll never manage to defeat Orgmar in a fair battle,” “I know, but lucky for me I’m a master of the feint.” “So you say but I don’t think it’ll be so easy to deceive him, he has eyes on the back of his head … Continue reading Saturday Word of The Day: Feint

Saturday Word of the Day: Craic

A/N: It's a bit late, and I'm doing it from my phone so please excuse how short today's word of the day is and any errors it may be riddled with. *Craic: Fun and entertainment, especially good conversation and company. "Ugh, I miss dormitory life." "Really? What exactly do you miss about it? The crappy … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Craic

Saturday Word of the Day: Tutti

*Tutti: all; all the voices or instruments together. “Ok everyone, our next performance piece contains a tutti passage. So, it’s going to take a lot of practice.” “Couldn’t we maybe do something without a tutti?” “Sorry, no can do. Our benefactor wants the orchestra to perform this piece.” “I guess it can’t be helped then.” … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Tutti

Saturday Word of the Day: Nonbook

A/N: Still keeping at it. #Nanowrimo is keeping me busy, I've slowed down a bit but I'm close to the finish line. *Nonbook: a book without artistic or literary merit or substance, especially one that has been developed primarily to exploit a fad or make a quick profit. “Really? They’re making that book into a … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Nonbook

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Parched

A/N: In honour of the Same-Sex Marriage Postal Vote Results here in Australia, I decided to twist this prompt to celebrate. Now, all we need is for our politicians to act on the vote and make it so, love is love. Prompt: Parched Word Limit: 27 Words “God, I am so parched. Hey, Davo get … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Parched