Trust

1 a: assured reliance on the character, ability, strength, or truth of someone or something   b: one in which confidence is placed 2 a: dependence on something future or contingent: hope.(source) Each time I sit down here, in front of a white screen, pondering the arrangement of letters my fingers are forming, it is …

Distracted

Distraction.  I’m a linguist. Words fascinate me, and I enjoy digging into their roots to find where they came from.  Distraction? It comes from Latin, like many of our English words. To distract originally meant “to drag apart; to pull in different directions.” pulled in different directions? dragged apart? oh, …