Question of the Week #232

If it were the only way you could remain with the love of your life, would you be willing for both of you to wake up tomorrow as native speakers of an unfamiliar foreign language, knowing that within a week you'd permanently forget the languages you now speak and largely be cut off from your … Continue reading Question of the Week #232

Is It Lazy Movie Making?

I like a certain amount of realism in my movies. I know, this coming from a guy whose favorite movies usually involve guys who wear capes and can fly. But when you're telling a story that fits in the real world, it should be told in realistic ways. For example, when your movie opens in … Continue reading Is It Lazy Movie Making?

Why the Letter X Is Unnecessary

I've been working in elementary schools for a little over four years now. During those years, I've spent a lot of my time in kindergarten. This has allowed me to reflect on our alphabet. Not that I haven't spent time thinking about my ABC's from time to time. After all, I do enjoy to write … Continue reading Why the Letter X Is Unnecessary

Life Story: Chapter Twenty Five

Welcome to a series of stories that basically make up my autobiography. It’s not entirely thorough, but I’ll do the best I can with the memories locked away inside my head. Could be therapeutic for me. Could be humorous for you. Either way, enjoy… Previously on Life Story... I started life in middle school. It … Continue reading Life Story: Chapter Twenty Five

Language

Are you more careful about what you say on Sundays? When I was in high school, for some kind of English class project, one of my classmates did a simple study on the use of profanity among the students. Again, I'm not entirely sure what the point of the project was. I can't even remember … Continue reading Language