Reading and Writing

I’ve been reading and writing all day. Normally, when I start reading a book I stop writing, at least for a day or two until I finish reading the book. I like to get wrapped up in what I read. Usually, I power through books quickly, totally immersed in the story with no thought for writing or… Read More Reading and Writing

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I think I’d like to be…

I studied history. I mean I really studied history. I got two university degrees in the subject. One thing that always fascinated me was how people were described as being ‘a teacher,’ ‘a builder,’ ‘a brewer,’ as if that thing was all that they were in life. Read any biography, and you’ll find your subject’s parents or other relatives described in such a way. There may be a few words about their kind personality or their good looks, but in general all we read about is their profession.… Read More I think I’d like to be…