29 Nov 2016

Dictionary.com’s 2016 Word of the Year: Xenophobia

According to Dictionary.com’s editors, this was a year that continually brought us back to fears about the “other.” The outlet has a unique position, as it’s a direct line to the public consciousness. Tons of data about the words people look up is at its disposal. And in 2016, one word used frequently reflected an unfortunate theme…

26 Feb 2016

51 Words for Emotions You’ve Felt but Never Knew What to Call

51 Words for Emotions You’ve Felt but Never Knew What to Call Sometimes I feel too much; I feel it all. Sometimes there’s not even words for how I feel (I know, right .. just imagine dating me!), apparently that’s called ‘Exulansis’ – when we feel more than we have the language to express. The…