This has been one of my favorite poems since I was quite young. WE ARE SEVEN by William Wordsworth 1798--A SIMPLE Child, That lightly draws its breath And feels its life in every limb, What should it know of death? I met a little cottage Girl: She was eight years old, she said; Her hair … Continue reading We Are Seven
If you have been at all keeping up with my posts, you probably know that I am very inquisitive. Here are some interesting and witty quotes about questions, as they are so a part of me. The most erroneous stories are those we think we know best - and therefore never scrutinize or question. ~ … Continue reading Asking questions is my thing.
Charles Bukowski said it best. If it doesn't come bursting out of you in spite of everything, don't do it. unless it comes unasked out of your heart and your mind and your mouth and your gut, don't do it. if you have to sit for hours staring at your computer screen or hunched over … Continue reading So, You Want To Be A Writer?
A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything but the value of nothing. Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess. There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating: people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing. To lose one parent, Mr Worthing, may be … Continue reading The very witty Oscar Wilde