Turmoil: A state of great disorder or uncertainty. To be disquieted or confused; to be in commotion. Will you fight with me? The Maelstrom's coming for us. Will you die with me? No need for sorrow, I actually had no faith you'd ever say yes. You will forget me … Continue reading T is for Turmoil
Quafftide: The time or season for drinking. Quarry: an animal pursued by a hunter, hound, predatory mammal, or bird of prey. - a thing or person that is chased or sought. Oh, see the shadows! Marauding my dreams, my hopes, What´s she playing at? Like a feral cat, She´s wicked for toying … Continue reading Q is for Quarry
Podsnappery: smug self-satisfaction and a lack of interest in the affairs of others. an attitude toward life marked by complacency and a refusal to recognize unpleasant facts. Sick of all nonsense, I'm a hermit from the world, now that you are gone. I shatter my glass against your portray, anger … Continue reading P is for Podsnappery
Oath of Fealty: A solemn pledge or promise, appealing to a deity, a ruler, or another entity (not necessarily present) to attest to the truth of a statement or sincerity of one's desire to fulfill a contract or promise, usually on a Relic of Saints. I, as Galahad, promised you the Holy … Continue reading O is for Oath of Fealty
Niminy-Piminy: overtly or excessively prim. affected delicacy; mincingness. Victorian Hospital (source: https://www.periodpaper.com/products/1871-wood-engraving-art-victorian-england-st-thomas-hospital-surrey-gardens-bed-210452-ytg2-081) Prim and well behaved, niminy-piminy gal: my most loved patient. Took your medicines althought you hated its taste, just to indulge me. Illness didn’t take Your calmed fortitude away any single day. I was not prepared to end tonight’s … Continue reading N is for Niminy-Piminy
Memento Mori: literally “be mindful of dying”. An emblematic object or personal ornament, such as a skull, used as a reminder of one's mortality. Memento Mori: your eternal wooden home, dried flower petals. Do you miss playing with your rag toy, your rain stick? Seeing birds chirping? A petite necklace; … Continue reading M is for Memento Mori
Kairos: A time when conditions are right for the accomplishment of a crucial action; the opportune and decisive moment. A distant scratching, soft silk brushing the parquet, Creaking approaches. Shiny specks of dust, a firefly in my bedroom coming and going; Where did it come from? The windows and … Continue reading K is for Kairos
anthropomorphic 1 : described or thought of as having a human form or human attributes anthropomorphic deities stories involving anthropomorphic animals 2 : ascribing human characteristics to nonhuman things “Excerpt from the Holy Book of the Abess of the Sacred Mercy…” efore the first Auto-da-fé, and the ritual purge, when the world was young, the … Continue reading B is for Bestiary: Anthropomorphic creatures
This is the first day of October, which means, by now, I'd have ready and at hand all that stuff that I need in order to prepare myself for my first NaNoWriMo. Translation? I haven't even searched for all my notebooks, procrastination is strong with this one. But my unconscious self seems more hardworking than … Continue reading NaNoWriNooooooo!!! or, Preptember is gone too soon.
Who is the Imaginary scriptwriter behind yesterday´s lousy dream? Was it me? No, I wouldn't compose a nightmare about this in a million years, at least not consciously, ok? Imaginary screenwriters are some kind of tiny freelance Oompa Loompas ... Who is the Imaginary scriptwriter behind yesterday´s lousy dream? Was it me? No, I wouldn't … Continue reading Dream Screenwriter Wanted. Yes, We Are Hiring!