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Word Nerd Wednesday – Prestidigitation

Welcome to Word Nerd Wednesday—and boy, do I have a mouthful for you today! Today, we’re playing a game of ‘What do you think it means’ inspired by Kristy Cambron’s latest release, The Illusionist’s Apprentice. If you haven’t read my review … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Budgie Smugglers

Today’s Word Nerd post is going to be a quick one, because I am up to my eyeballs in reviews! It’s another round of “What do you think it means?” with some Aussie slang: budgie smugglers. All I’m going to tell … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Nicky woop

Hello there, fellow word nerds!  I’m introducing you to a bit of Aussie slang today with another round of ‘What do you think it means?’  As you will have seen in the title, today’s ‘word’ (I use that term loosely, … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Misdoubt

Welcome to another edition of Word Nerd Wednesday 🙂  And a special welcome to my first ever guest for Word Nerd Wednesday: Angela K. Couch.  Angela’s first full-length novel, The Scarlet Coat, released last week (you can read my review … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Slangwhanger (Part II)

Welcome to Word Nerd Wednesday.  If you caught last week’s post you’ll remember we were discussing the word slangwhanger; or more correctly, I put the word out there and asked you to tell me what you thought it meant. Some … Continue reading

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Word Nerd Wednesday – Slangwhanger

  Okay, we’re going to have some fun on Word Nerd Wednesday today!  I’ve just finished reading the second book in Sandra Orchard’s Serena Jones series: Another Day, Another Dali.*  (It’s a fabulous series, if you haven’t read it yet.) … Continue reading

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Word Painting

Here is a positively delicious adjective if you can find the right moment to use it: evanescent (adj) – soon passing out of sight, memory, or existence; quickly fading or disappearing. I first came across this word in a poem … Continue reading

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