EXCERPTS from the GLOSSARY
THE USER’S GUIDE to MILDRED’S LANE
AS YOU GO (az yoō gō) 1. To gather, glean and collect multiple things at once; We learn as we go. 2. Doing several things at once along the course of any given time or task; Take the compost as you go to the garden to weed and plant. Do as you go.
AT HAND (at hand) 1. To use what is at hand. 2. That which is immediately available. 3. Thrift and availability; We must try to reuse what is at hand.
BE•ING (bēi ng) noun 1. Existence, living, being alive. 2. The nature or essence of a person. 3. The conceptualized subjective and objective aspects of reality including those fundamental to the self (see comportment).
COM•PLEX•I•TY (kəm-'plek-sə-txē) noun; ...