Today is the 150th anniversary of The Gettysburg Address. To mark the occasion, Oxford Dictionaries made “selfie” the word of the year.
Earlier this week, Electric Literature ran a #LitWords contest to celebrate the release of Carson Mell’s Saguaro. We asked people to invent and define literature-inspired words, and suddenly Twitter was buzzing with the nerdiest of neologisms. Carson’s five favorites are featured below, and the creators will each receive a copy of Saguaro. The grand prize winner is […]