Anthimeria Rampant is a blog about the English language, language change, language history, linguistic curiosities, writing, words, meaning, semantics, connotation, the editorial life, and related topics. Its viewpoint is cheerfully descriptivist while celebrating beauty, cleverness, elegance, and wit – in any register, and any dialect.

Dan Layman-Kennedy is a professional editor, writer, and instructional designer and a semi-professional (but full-time) geek. He lives in Maryland and is often available for freelancing.