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Making Hay

Whan the sunne shinth make hay. Whiche is to say.
Take time whan time cometh, lest time steale away.

A few years ago, I was talking to a neighbor about my plans to change careers and go back to college.  190 more words

The Bard

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National Radio, Traffic Reports, and Colloquialisms

One of my favorite radio stations is a nationally syndicated station based in Nashville. I listen to it on the drive home from work, and every now and then, they cut to a traffic report. 409 more words

Writing

American English, Language Corruption, and Authenticity

Although it was many years ago, I can recall my mother correcting my grammar. Ain’t was not a word that was tolerated, even though I heard it all around me growing up in the Deep South. 639 more words

Writing Process/WIPs

Do good and well

Okay, so this is a bit odd of me since I’ve not managed two posts in one day in a while. Accept it as it is and move along. 418 more words

Writing

She's gone to the dogs - or - Canine colloquialisms of the Deep South

(As I have mentioned before, I belong to a blogging group called See Jane Write. Each November SJW founder Javacia Harris Bowser challenges all the members to publish a new blog post each day of the month — to #bloglikecrazy. 321 more words

Southern