Category Archives: words

Hug

Hug – what an unlovely sounding word for a lovely action. Derived from the Norwegian word ‘hugga’ – which sounds better. Amazing what that second syllable will do! I think a hug is one of the most beautiful gestures we … Continue reading

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Words 2

This is the first of several posts which I plan to write over the next few months on my personal favourite poems and poets and I hope you will join in with your own selections. As writers, I think we can … Continue reading

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Jabbering with Proud Verbs

Have you ever gimbled in a wade with slithy toves? Did you ever see the mome raths outgrabe? No? Then you probably missed out on a few treats! Have you ever tried to read mirror writing? Most of us do … Continue reading

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