Thursday, November 9, 2017. Daily Brit Wit. Belt up: Phrasal verb, informal, usually in imperative Be quiet; shut up. Welcome on in to part 4 of 12. Previous day's found right on here. "At Ronan's place, they barrel inside bickering like siblings. They are quite loud in their vocal protestations and it's a minor miracle that… Continue reading Belt up
Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Daily Brit Wit. Barking: Adjective, informal (generally as "barking mad") Completely mad or demented. Welcome on in to part 3 of 12. Catch up with the previous part found right here: Tram "Ronan doesn't let go of Rowan's wrist until they are well off the tram. She's lagged a bit behind, but once feet… Continue reading Barking
Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Daily Brit Wit. Tram: Noun A passenger vehicle powered by electricity conveyed by overhead cables, and running on rails laid in a public road. Part 2 of 12. Previous one found here. "Ronan sits fairly isolated on the tram. He's absorbed in his mobile like ninety-seven percent of all the other… Continue reading Tram
Monday, November 6, 2017. Daily Brit Wit. Two-up two-down Noun, informal A house with two reception rooms downstairs and two bedrooms upstairs. Welcome to a new mini series! It's the longest to-date. Part 1 of 12. "They weren't twins. Not really. Ronan never saw here beforehand. He lived the first five years of his life by… Continue reading Two-up two-down
January I startle awake chilled to the bone, panting and gasping, wishful thinking I could spark out lose connection with the world because I awoke this morning to your ghost. Baby, won't you come home? You won't though: what a terrible one-off. ᏪᏪᏪ February Shivering cold, shaken to the core torn… Continue reading Annual Insights
Hello all!! If you're surprised that we've made it this far, then I am downright thunderstruck. Why? Because HAPPY 200 MINI STORY!!!! Wow. Seriously. I can't believe it. I'm going to share some stats as of the time of writing. There's been 8,600+ views, 2,100+ visitors, 2,332 likes, 1,000+ comments, and 268 followers! It may seem like nothing… Continue reading Kerfuffle: HAPPY 200TH!!!!!
Saturday, November 4, 2017. Daily Brit Wit. Bramble: Noun The fruit of a blackberry. Verb (usually as noun brambling) Gather blackberries. "They go out to the orchard as a family of four. It's a lovely, sunny Saturday morning in late September. It's crisp, but the sun is out long enough to keep them comfortable in… Continue reading Bramble