Words

solasta (adj.) — luminous, shining

faodail (n.) — a lucky find

anecdoche (n.) — a conversation in which everyone is talking but nobody is listening

arcadian (n.) — idyllically innocent; simple and untroubled by fear or worry

nepenthe (n.) — something that can make you forget grief or suffering

ellipsism (n.) — sadness that you’ll never be able to know how history will turn out

kalopsia (n.) — the delusion of things being more beautiful than they really are

flumadiddle (n.) — utter nonsense

occhiolism (n.) — the awareness of the smallness of your perspective

asapiophobe (n.) — a person who hates or fears the lack of intelligence in others

marginalia (n.) — marginal notes

ruminate (v.) — think deeply about something

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