Think about the word in the list below. Have you ever used one of them outside of a cliche/ idiom? I have used lurch as a word in a sentence. It is a good descriptive sounding word for a person who doesn’t walk easily. That is the only word I’ve used outside of the phrases … Read more Old Words Saved as Cliches
I think it is sad to see so many personal journals disappearing. This site is about writing, journals and diaries especially included.
I get annoyed about US spelling being taught or expected/ insisted upon, in Canadian schools. When I was in college, years ago, we were told to spell the US way. I went to Centennial College, the Warden Woods campus which is gone now. My nieces attend school in Newmarket and are taught US spelling. If … Read more Putting Canadian First in Spelling