Horror is something that frightens or repels you – think of movies like Cujo, Silence of the Lambs, or Psycho. Humor delights you with wordplay and its delivery.
Jellyfish and dolphins in the Venice Canal. Sheep in an empty McDonald’s parking lot. Waddling penguins – in Simon’s Town, South Africa. Goats, deer and coyotes roaming major cities.
It starts with folks converging on local grocery stories, Costco, Walmart, and Target. What disappears first? Toilet paper. Seriously!
Jo’s entire story arc makes for an interesting exploration of how little has changed in the lives of writers between the 1860s and today and could serve as an instructional guide on what lies ahead for aspiring writers. By Melissa DeVrieze.
Nothing makes me nuttier than a co-worker who shows up at my desk and demands, “Did you read my email?” When asked this question, I try not to grit my teeth, pause to a count of 2, smile, and say, “Why, no, I have not. When did you send it?”
There is something fun to do every day: Horseshoes, soaking in natural pots, aquacise, cribbage, dances, quad rides, Mexican train, bingo, poker, line dancing, or fellowship.
Nothing is more discouraging than staring at a blinking cursor on your laptop.
Reading, in my opinion, is the first tool of success. By that I mean that you must be able to read effectively in order to learn all the other things you need to be successful.
From scholars to hobbyists; those looking to learn a new skill or simply to lose themselves in a magical world full of conflict and battle, libraries have undoubtedly fostered a desire to read.
Funny the way our memories are triggered by sight and sound. Bits of our lives are held in high regard and easily recalled.