Mom was always telling stories and I spent a lot of time with her (or hiding from her when I wanted to read a book rather than wash dishes). Dad didn't tell stories, but he lived them, and he was an important thread in the fabric of our lives. Most of the stories I know [...]

An Erudite Workshop

One of the things I've noticed about Educators is their propensity for long, multisyllable words. In order to get anything out of some of these workshops, a person really needs to take along a dictionary. I prefer my American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language; William Morris, Editor; Published by American Heritage Publishing Co., Inc. [...]