WORDS FOR SNOW

Posted by | June 21, 2011 | Uncategorized | No Comments

It’s a conventional belief that in the arctic there are many words for snow. Alas, it’s an urban — er, arctic — legend. The Inuit word for “snow” is “patuq.” But the belief that there are lots of ways and words to describe something can liberate us to romance it in ways that make it seem more versatile and desireable. How are you romancing the language of what you do?

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