Daily Archives: September 8, 2008

sarcophagus

A word to eat dry flesh with. In fact, a word that eats flesh, dry or otherwise. Continue reading

introducing word tasting notes

Well, if we can have tasting notes on wine, cheese, beer, vodka, etc. ad inf. ad naus., why the heck not on words? My first three were chosen completely randomly (with the aid of random.org and Merriam-Webster). I welcome suggestions for future tastings. I do not think we will run out of words to taste.

intinction

An inky and pious and yet, in some circles, lately deprecated word, Continue reading

stash

Familiar, yet intrinsically mysterious. Continue reading

agrochemical

A pungent, acrid, not altogether pleasing word. Continue reading