Little Word. Kind Word. Cuss Word. The Wishing. Sacred Word. Profane Word.
Foreign Word. The Cursing. Secret Word. Neologism. Nonce Word. The Prayer.

The Foster Words Project

Code Word. Dirty Word. The Naming. The Pet Name. The Un-Name. The Given Name.
The Nickname. The Riddling. Endearment. The Insult. Ineffable. The Punning. The Word Game.
The Unsayable. Interpellation. The Pun. The Chanting. The Damning. The Spell. The Poeming.

The Writer, Louise Robinson, Dansedelune Illustration (with permission from the artist)

Donated Words: A Living Gallery

Donated Words: the list so far (from a provisional survey among Edmonton writers)

  • Oil
  • Reciprocity
  • Two Row Wampum
  • Jumbo
  • Plastic
  • Fear of Death
  • The Animals (also The Whales, The Dolphins)
  • Water
  • Precarity
  • Cruelty
  • Forgiveness
  • Alterity
  • To Witness
  • Trash