Word of the Day: Ufology

  February 28, 2018: ufology \ yoo-FOL-uh-jee \  noun; 1. The study of unidentified flying objects.   The restaurant was nice enough, the server was friendly but not overbearing, and the food had been delicious–Grace had ordered a maple dijon salmon filet that she regretted eating as quickly as she had–the atmosphere was nice too. But […]

Word of the Day: Goldilocks

  February 27, 2018: goldilocks \ GOHL-dee-loks \  adjective; 1. Not being extreme or not varying drastically between extremes, especially between hot and cold.   “Goldilocks,” the page read, “adjective. Not being extreme or not varying drastically between extremes, especially between hot and cold.” Okay, that was just unfair. And patently untrue! She varied! She varied […]

Word of the Day: Messan

  February 16, 2018: messan \ MES-uh n \  noun; 1. Scot. a lap dog; small pet dog.   It chaffed, being here, like this. Especially with all the others. Especially since he had been the first. They were, in some ways, his fault after all. When he had first heard the tale of Lady Elspeth […]

Villager of the Day: Alice

It’s time for Alice, a totally adorable koala, and probably the cutest villager I’ve drawn so far (although Agent S is pretty great too. We were pretty heavy on the abominations there for a bit though). Alice’s catchphrase is “guvnor” so I guess she’s supposed to be British? Whatever you say, guvnor. My favourite thing about Alice […]

Word of the Day: SOS

  February 15, 2018: SOS \ ES-oh-ES \  noun; 1. Any call for help. 2. The letters represented by the radio telegraphic signal (· · · – – – · · ·) used, especially by ships in distress, as an internationally recognized call for help.   Captain Carson Bradley, sun-kissed auburn hair tousled perfectly despite the […]

Villager of the Day: Alfonso

Here’s Alfonso, who turned into a very sad alligator, although I think he’s just supposed to be kind of tired. Sorry Alfonso. Why yes, that is a Super Mario Bros “M” on his shirt–his catchphrase is even “it’sa me” although I think his quote on the Wiki is way better– “We’re friends, so I won’t gnaw […]

Word of the Day: Ship

  February 14, 2018: ship \ ship \  verb; 1. To take an interest in or hope for a romantic relationship between (fictional characters or famous people), whether or not the romance actually exists.   Five girls sat squished together on a plush sofa, breath held and attention rapt as they stared as one at the […]