Erratic pronunciation in the English language
Finding your people in poorly constructed sentences
“Sharing a passion is what it is all about; it is both joyful and rewarding. It can be as simple as finding something new that is thrilling and excitin…
The smallest change can make a big difference
[Gasp!]
A guide to Sopranos English
“When we are collecting books, we are collecting happiness.” — Vincent Starrett, 1929 One of the joys of my childhood was visiting our town library. We…
“It’s so nice to go trav’ling, but it’s oh so nice to come home.” — Frank Sinatra One of the privileges of having a home is the ability to collect thin…
“History does not merely touch on language, but takes place in it.” — Theodor Adorno, c. 1946 There was really only one choice. Only one choice of head…
It's time to rethink your messaging
A lonely reflection
This is an entry from our Saturday “Off the Clock” edition — a little something that lands somewhere between Timeless & Timely. I was pleasantly surpri…