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What? All that miserable self-effacement stuff ? No. Not for me. No way. No hiding my light under a bushel.
Steam-roller!

Hahah...NP. You go, girl!

Hermits. Another awesome word. I purposely pluralized since it's a phenomenon frequent enough. Love them. And I probably cocoon enough to feel close to hermitting.

And, a tiny house. I am doing lectures on Jay Shafer this week, I don't want to like it, it feels a bit anti-shtick. But I really do like it. Minimizing possession and living space is inspirational.
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Old 28.11.2014, 22:03
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Re: Word of Today

heterodox
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Old 30.11.2014, 15:31
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Re: Word of Today

focus


..trying to keep my focus straight.
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Re: Word of Today

Robo Fish.
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Re: Word of Today

Lemon tart.

And, cumbersome.
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Re: Word of Today

Gyre
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Old 12.12.2014, 00:56
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Re: Word of Today

putative
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Old 12.12.2014, 21:54
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Re: Word of Today

Lovely. Gotta find my gyroscope.

Grammaticality.
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Old 28.12.2014, 15:20
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Re: Word of Today

hope
serendipity


Words for tomorrows
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Re: Word of Today

Cold and white
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Re: Word of Today

meritorious dullness

And, happy hanukkah, merry christmas, happy new year and the rest of the whole shibang, ya'll

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Re: Word of Today

hurrah, welcome back and all those good wishes back 'at you' x
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Re: Word of Today

Coucou...and thanks!

Creativity. Or, tabula rasa?

Both.
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Re: Word of Today

Urgency. Acute. Subliminal.
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Re: Word of Today

Dogma

and

Relativity.
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Re: Word of Today

Preponderance.

(Credit to me.anon - here)
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Re: Word of Today

Irrational discoveries.

Rigor.

Black humor.
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Re: Word of Today

Subjunctive.

Subjective.
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Subjunctive.

Subjective.
Subjunctive. I would if I could but don't know if I should.
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Re: Word of Today

You should. Always.

Goose-bumps. I like words describing physical sensations.
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