What Is This Word?
Levin's immigrant mother had continued to make it even after years of living in London. To him, it was a perfectly ordinary word for a perfectly ordinary meal. But the celebrity, ignorant of such cuisine, thought he'd misheard. He repeated his question.
Selfie named word of the year for 2013
Related: Young drivers snap selfies behind wheel This was the post: "Um, drunk at a mates 21st, I tripped ofer and landed lip first (with front teeth coming a very close second ... and "bitcoin" for the Word of the Year crown. "Selfie" is not slouching ...
Poet Marie Howe On 'What The Living Do' After Loss
A few years after her younger brother John died from AIDS-related complications in 1989, poet Marie Howe wrote him a poem in the form of a letter. Called "What the Living Do," the ... Maybe we mean different things by the same word. Michael says, Humans ...
The 'F' Word (Facility) and Other Dirty Words in Retirement Living
Each of us conjures a unique mental picture upon hearing a spoken word. Unfortunately, the senior living industry is filled with “dirty” words and acronyms that conjure up unpleasant images or even confuse, alienate and offend people. Even the word ...
An Open Letter From Dylan Farrow
I’ve written a column about this, but it’s time for the world to hear Dylan’s story in her own words.) What’s your favorite Woody ... closet-like attic on the second floor of our house. He told me to lay on my stomach and play with my brother ...