THE DICTIONARY OF OBSCURE SORROWS

A NEW feature from Owen Thomas Fiction … John Koening has been working for nearly a decade to put together a book of invented words to describe human emotions desperate for a name. If you are interested in browsing on your own, you can find Koening’s website for “The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows” here: http://www.dictionaryofobscuresorrows.com.In the meantime, I will be using this space to feature some of my favorites. Like this one…

SCABULOUS - adj. - Proud of a scar on your body.

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