It takes a village...so these diverse people gathered on a small plot of land next to a mountain road with a backdrop of mature tea terraces to give birth to a new "spot of tea".
Everything that doesn’t fit in any other category, including my KRISipedia of terminology!
This activity has sparked and inspired many of us to ponder and produce our own proclamations, philosophies and manifestos.
As for me? I started by walking, then launched into a run, and have been crawling since the day after the event!
So, now I present to you our own little masterpiece, “Netsuke”!
To me, it is the most identifying element of a person or thing, and should never be erred in any way, or scoffed at, or put asunder.
It is these types of faux pas that drive me crazy, and always leave me with that “what the…?” reaction.
However, as the logophile in me looked further into this, I found that many of my philias (or, at least the coinage of a good few of mine) did not show up in any dictionary, word bank or list of any kind.
I don't have a ring, and no one asked me to marry him, but I finally said "I will."
Human happiness derives neither from external validation nor solely from within, but from "between".