Scudder Meier is an author, entrepreneur, and neologist (a person who makes up words). Scudder has always been fascinated by words--their origin, composition, and usage. For many years, he kept a log of words and phrases that point to themselves. After a successful career in IT, Scudder decided to turn to writing and now shares his accumulated list with you in Selfie-isms: When Words Take a Selfie. A native of the USA, Scudder now makes his home in Florida and London, where he can spend time with his delightful three-legged cat, Sapphire.
Can words take a selfie? You bet! This book serves up 101 fun, thought-provoking "selfie-isms"--words, phrases, and snippets that point to (refer to) themselves in an ironic or comical way, as we do with a camera when taking a selfie. Packed with witty, whimsical wordplay, the book will delight casual readers and wordsmiths alike. Sample some selfie-isms. When you read a few, you'll want more!