Saturday Word of the Day: Intrapersonal

*Intrapersonal: existing or occurring within the self or within one’s mind. Just because you’re an intrapersonal thinker and are aware of your weaknesses doesn’t mean you can always avoid them coming to bite you in the rear. Take for example myself; I know I’m a big old softie who finds it hard to say no. [...]

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Saturday Word of the Day: Tattersall

*Tattersall: a pattern of squares formed by coloured crossbars on a solid-colour, usually light background. “I love all these tattersall clothes you have!” Decreed Becky, as she browsed through my wardrobe. “Thanks,” I replied, wondering just when she would leave. “Can I borrow this one?” She held one of my favourite dresses in her clutches. [...]

Saturday Word of the Day: Consuetude

*Consuetude: custom, especially as having legal force. It was no easy thing to watch the consuetudes of one’s culture be eviscerated, to be torn apart, twisted and left to rot. Yet who were we to stand against the Cultural Revolution? Against, the influence of an empire? What people never seem to realise is that everything [...]