Okay, I admit it. Here I sit, totally uninspired. For the first time since I came up with this hair-brained idea of using a different letter of the alphabet for each of my blog posts, every word I think of seems boring, boring, boring. Unimaginative. Predictable. Plebeian. Pedestrian.
Oh no, no, no.no, no. Don’t jump to conclusions, tempting as it may be. Today is not a ‘p’ day, although I can see why you might think it is.
But, I digress.
So I did what I always do when I’m a bit stumped. I turned to Google and searched for interesting words that start with the letter “K”.
Do you know what a katzenjammer is? I certainly didn’t. Well, folks, it’s a hangover. Yep, it’s a German word, that dates back to 1849. Katzenjammer. The literal translation is ‘cat’s wail’; a loud, discordant noise (as in very loud Continue reading