FAVORITE WORD: Catharsis (from the Greek κάθαρσις katharsis meaning "purification" or "cleansing") is the purification and purgation of emotions—especially pity and fear—through art or any extreme change in emotion that results in renewal and restoration.
The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows is “a compendium of invented words” written by graphic designer and editor John Koenig. The origin of this word is from the Greek. It comes from the Greek word krusos which means golden.
The light came through the window, Straight from the sun above, And so inside my little room There plunged the rays of Love. In streams of light I clearly saw The dust you seldom see, Out of which the Nameless makes A Name for one like me. L Cohen