Archive for July, 2011

I’ve posted thoughts in the past about the meaning of words and the importance of being true to the language we use. I had an experience recently that puts my grievance to shame. I have a client who is from South Vietnam. He has lived in the U.S. for 36 years. With only a high […]

Uneasy Living


Over the course of the past 3 years, like most writers I’ve responded to all sorts of writing contests and competitions, whether for reward or just plain fun. Some of them have had humble success – say, published in an anthology not assembled by mainstream editors. I realized not long ago that they were all […]