WOODCLEFT CANAL, FREEPORT, LONG ISLAND – Marilyn Armstrong

Freeport, Long Island. It's in Nassau Country, the closest county on Long Island to New York. I grew up in the city. In Queens, which is a borough of New York. Each of New York's boroughs has its own character and in many ways, is a city in its own right. Certainly, people who grow … Continue reading WOODCLEFT CANAL, FREEPORT, LONG ISLAND – Marilyn Armstrong

BURBLE: A WORD THAT SOUNDS LIKE WHAT IT MEANS – Marilyn Armstrong

RDP Saturday – BURBLE Not only do I love the word "onomatopoeia," I love what it means. It's a Latin root (I think, but it could also be Greek) meaning "a word that sounds like what it means. Nothing says burble like burbling. Recently, we've been spending a fair bit of time around waterways. What else … Continue reading BURBLE: A WORD THAT SOUNDS LIKE WHAT IT MEANS – Marilyn Armstrong