Oneletterwords has some generators which are really fun. One of them is the “Follow Your Bliss” generator which and the author writes: “Those three little words by the great mythologist Joseph Campbell teach a profound lesson in tapping the energy that makes you tick. But how to begin? Start using the Follow Your Bliss Compass to put yourself on the right track. You’ll soon start becoming mindful of the blissful energy within you and will begin using it to make empowering changes in your life. Following your bliss is always a real adventure—a journey into the uncharted center of yourself. ”
Another funny generator is the “Fortune’s Navigator Compass“. “Spin the dial at every crossroad and let Fate lead your journey. This four-tiered oracle suggests which direction to turn and alerts to special circumstances along the way. Try out the Web version below and plot an exciting new journey on a map.”
One-Letter-Words is a very interesting site. The author Craig Conley writes books like “All-Vowel Words” or “All-Consonant Words” or “Blank Map Atlas” and more and all these books can be read online. He writes about “Magic Words – A Dictionary: Magic Words: A Dictionary: “It is a one-of-a-kind resource for magicians and word lovers, exploring the most intriguing magic words and phrases from around the world. 720 essay-style entries touch upon magic words’ multiple meanings, auras of mystery, origins and history, popular variations, amusing trivia, and fascinating examples of usage from literature and popular culture.”
There is much more to discover on this site. The Weblog Abecedarian in example which is frequently updated and has a huge archive of intersting articles… One of the latest items is a quote by Tim Kantor: “Just keep up a brave heart, and your ship will come sailing in.” Yes!
About the author
CRAIG CONLEY (Prof. Oddfellow) is recognized by Encarta as “America’s most creative and diligent scholar of letters, words and punctuation.” He has been called a “language fanatic” by Page Six gossip columnist Cindy Adams, a “cult hero” by Publisher’s Weekly, and “a true Renaissance man of the modern era, diving headfirst into comprehensive, open-minded study of realms obscured or merely obscure” by Clint Marsh. An eccentric scholar, Conley’s ideas are often decades ahead of their time. He invented the concept of the “virtual pet” in 1980, fifteen years before the debut of the popular “Tamagotchi” in Japan. His virtual pet, actually a rare flower, still thrives and has reached an incomprehensible size.