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…In a great ocean of nonknowledge;

So there is a chance that you can always grow when you see continuous learning as a way of life. 65 more words


Lexical Luxury

Take such words as “A poor man.” How many expressions are there in English for poor? You can say: “a poor man, a pauper, a beggar, a mendicant, a panhandler,” and this exhausts all that can be said about it. 138 more words

World Literature

Cryptoquote Spoiler - 06/03/17

“Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.”   —   Isaac Bashevis Singer

(Very true!  This is our second Isaac Bashevis Singer quote in about a week!  26 more words


Flip the Script Friday: Isaac Bashevis Singer and Eve Friedman, Teibele And Her Demon

In honor of the triumphant return of Twin Peaks, and because I still have the book out from the library, here’s another selection from  735 more words

Cryptoquote Spoiler - 05/15/17

“I did not become a vegetarian for my health.  I did it for the health of the chickens.”   —   Isaac Bashevis Singer

(Chicks and ducks and geese better scurry . 17 more words