Billet-Doux — A Short Love Note

A French Phrase for Love Letter — Billet-Doux

Since this week starts with Valentine’s Day, it seemed perfect to introduce a word I had never heard of before. It even sounds romantic.

What Does it Mean?

In French, it’s a love letter or sweet letter. It’s actually more of a phrase than a word.



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Celeste Wilson

Celeste Wilson


I’m a freelance writer, author of 4 YA fantasy fiction novels, mom, and junk journal maker. Words are powerful, beautiful and full of lasting memories.