Daily Archive: November 1, 2020

NaNoWriMo 2020: Installment 2

“Good news, it seems,” announced Bar Dellingwald as he approached the small cluster of people waiting to board the coach. He held up the Western Union...


NaNoWriMo 2020: Installment 1

Nov. 6, 1865 The sign could scarcely escape the notice of the woman’s one good eye: DANGERS AWAIT IN THE FRONTIER.NONE SAVE GOD MAY VOUCHSAFE YOUR...


Word Archaeology: alguacil

Derived from the Arabic al-wazir (vizier), this word refers to a justice officer in Spain or within Latin American countries or regions with Spanish influence. The...