I just discovered this word and I dunno if it’s “real” but I like: pluviophile: (n)a lover of rain: someone who finds joy and peace of mind in rainy days Literally, yes, of course, who doesn’t love the rain?? It’s sexy. And relaxing. But figuratively, I read it as someone who understands and even appreciates […]Read more "week 13 \\ 2015"
Pronoia is a neologism that is defined as the opposite state of mind to paranoia: having the sense that there is a conspiracy that exists to help the person. It is also used to describe a philosophy that the world is set up to secretly benefit people.Wikipedia
And if we break it down, pro-, of course, means supporting; favoring. And -noia is defined as thought; (condition of the) mind or will.
I’ve been getting plenty of those tingly pronoia feelings these last few months, but I’ve always said the universe is working in your favor, girl! Yessssss! And I’ll probably just continue to say that because pronoia sounds like I need to work on my paranoia pronunciation. Interesting nonetheless.
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