QUINCENTENARY [kwin senʹtɘ ner ē; kwinʹsen tenʹɘr ē) adj. – of a 500th anniversary (also quincentennial). [WW #216]
Continuing in the name of art and all things creative and inventive, pick your French Renaissance
Ø oldest horse raceKiplingcotes Derby in Market Weighton, solitary volunteer had to walk a horse along the route to keep alive the ancient tradition, dating back to 1519.”
November 2019: Havana
Word Challenge: QUINCENTENARY.Relish America’s youth, but revere what came before us, as you slip into your week of historical writing.
Learning knows no prejudices or boundaries, and it isn’t fattening! Expanding your mind is a no-cost, simple joy. Do you feel that way too? What’s your inspiration? Share your creative genius and Wordplay Wednesday comments below.
Write first for yourself … only then can you write for others. (L.Rochelle)
[LinDee Rochelle is a writer and editor by trade, and an author by way of Rock & Roll. She has published two books (of three) in her Blast from Your Past series about pioneering R&R Radio DJs. The true behind-the-mic tales make GREAT Holiday Gifts available on Amazon (eBook and print): Book 1 – Rock & Roll Radio DJs: The First Five Years 1954-1959; and Book 2 – Rock & Roll Radio DJs: The Swinging Sixties. Coming soon … The Psychedelic Seventies!]