“The (Stinky) Wrinklies”*

By Sharmini Jayawardena Being words mentioned to describe a pair of Great-aunts, in the book a little grandson had borrowed from the local library to read during his grandma’s visit to see him from literally miles away is intriguing😁 The Great-aunts in the story proving to be anything but what …

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Tincture

By Sharmini Jayawardena Today I’m talking of this word: Tincture which has some interesting meanings according to the Collins Dictionary. It states six meanings or definitions of the word. Those being: 1. a medical extract in a solution of alcohol; 2. a tint, colour or tinge 3. a slight flavor …

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Alkaline Water

By Sharmini Jayawardena I hear my radio announcing the efficacies of a Japanese bath in their advert “In Japan we work very hard to stay healthy in mind and body.” This is an invitation to the Japanese bath house in the Blue Mountains in Melbourne Australia. I go like “WoW”!😳 …

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