Who knew it’s a thing? Maybe Ruby did. Yes, I’m quite certain she did. Does.


A longing for a home you can’t return to, or one that was never yours. not necessarily a house, but a homely feeling such as love.


I am sometimes consumed by Hiraeth.


  1. I recently came across this word myself, though I can’t recall the context. Though I didn’t know what it was, like you it’s consumed me the last couple of years.


  2. I came across this word recently myself for the first time. It hit me right between the eyes for I’ve also been feeling it for quite some time. I just didn’t know what it was called.


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