|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org » Forums » General Topics » Information and announcements » Bulwer-Lytton Prize winners Register User Forum List Calendar Active Topics Search FAQ
#97030 - 03/02/03 07:40 AM Re: Araphorostic aside
It's been 20 years or more, but I have read Bulwer-Lytton's "Vril, the Power of the Coming Race" It's an early science fiction novel, and yes it was a bit heavy going in places, but certainly wasn't the worst book I've ever read. Vril was his name for a mysterious energy source used by an advanced civilisation in the book. The book was very popular, and the word vril was taken over by occultists for various occult energies, and finally adopted for a new energy-giving beef drink, that many of us know and love under the name Bovril.
#97031 - 03/02/03 06:59 PM Re: Is this link a YART? Can a link be a YART?
It would be a YARL.
#97032 - 03/02/03 08:55 PM Re: Araphorostic aside
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
YARL: Yet Another Rehashed...Link?
Forum Stats 8713 Members
Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members Byz, EdithBraemar, sherilla, AnonAmos, Blanco14
8713 Registered Users
Who's Online 0 registered (), 36 Guests and 3 Spiders online. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
Bazr 125 wofahulicodoc 98 endymion6 96 LukeJavan8 91 jenny jenny 62 A C Bowden 35 Tromboniator 9 Faldage 6 zmjezhd 2 olly 2
wwh 13858 Faldage 13799 Jackie 11609 tsuwm 10513 Buffalo Shrdlu 7210 AnnaStrophic 6511 Wordwind 6296 LukeJavan8 6294 of troy 5400 BranShea 5282
Board Rules · Mark all read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top
Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat
© 2014 Wordsmith