Word of the Week: Inchoate

I've seen this word several times, but I've only ever seen it written. Until today, I was pronouncing it "in-cho-te" which is wrong, according to the Merriam-Webster Word of the Day. After clicking on the speaker next to the word, I realized it's pronounced "in-koh-ut". And I believe I said this one out loud a …

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Word of the Week: Desultory

DEH-sul-tor-ee, adjective Definition: Lacking a plan, purpose, or enthusiasm. Occurring randomly or occasionally. Conversationally, constantly moving from one subject to another, half-heartedly. Example in my recent writings: Iro did not want to be or be seen as desultory -- she always had to have a plan. What are some ways you will use this word …

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Creative Sunday: How we Infused Imagination into Our Weekly Routine

A few Sundays ago, Malcolm and I were sitting side-by-side on the couch, him with his loop pad, me with my typewriter, creating. I swear sometimes when we are both creating, there’s electricity in the air. I come up with my best ideas sitting next to Colm while he’s making music. As I reflected on …

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