It’s Istanbul, Not Constantinople

2009-09-10T16:25:04-04:00 Categories: SandBlog|Tags: |

Istanbul was Constantinople Now it's Istanbul, not Constantinople Been a long time gone, Constantinople Now it's Turkish Delight on a moonlit night Every gal in Constantinople Lives in Istanbul, not Constantinople So if you've a date in Constantinople She'll be waiting [...]

Finding Missing Words

2009-09-10T16:23:43-04:00 Categories: SandBlog|Tags: , |

I found out recently the Dutch don't have the word whimsical in their vocabulary. How do you define that for someone who has never heard it? The best way I was able to describe whimsical to a Dutch friend of mine [...]