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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Posts filed under Words

While Salinger Sleeps

“There is a marvelous peace in not publishing. Publishing is a terrible invasion of my privacy. I like to write. I love to write. But I write just for myself and my own pleasure.” – J.D. Salinger, 1974 After publishing The Catcher in the Rye, Salinger certainly lived up to this quote. No hypocrisy there…. (read more)

Internet Killed the Pen Pal Star

I like to think the two guys I met last weekend are more than glorified pen pals. I admit, though, that the scenario sounds eerily similar: get to know a far-flung person through the written word, eventually meet, then return to respective homes and pick right back up with the writing. Repeat last three steps… (read more)


What if you replaced the word “bodacious” in Nelly’s megahit “Hot in Herre?” I think I’ve found just the word. As you might suspect after reading here, I enjoy writing. That is a symptom of my love for words, and sometimes I will adjust an entire paragraph just to use one I like. More often… (read more)