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Friday, July 2, 2010

Blogs of note

Here you go. This has nothing to do with writing, per se, but the definitions for these completely made up words are hilarious and insightful. Check it out: The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows.

My favorite by far is the "Cissy Kick":

"Twang of resentment at the sibilant c—as in porcine, decent, and celery—a letter that could k but instead simpers amongst the more kickass consonants like a sloth trying to make friends in a crosswalk."

Sloth in a crosswalk making friends--damn that knocks me out everytime I read it.