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Happy New Year! (Picture for a moment: falling confetti, embracing people, flying foam fingers and the wearing of goofy glasses.) Okay, so I am a little late for New Year Celebrations. Seventy-three days too late. Better grab your sweet tea, pull up a rocker and let me explain. In the last year, I turned 43,…

Vicissitudo!

vicissitudo That there is a Latin word from the late 1500s. The word vicissitudo is the word that gave birth to vicissitude, a word that we actually used to use in our English language until our brains shrank from disuse. Atrophy will do that. Vicissitude means change, or shift, or turn. It’s a noun, which…