On Dislike

Today's prompt is very mind-readery. I've been thinking for a while about writing this, so here it is.I've trained myself out of my worst speaking habit. It's one that drives me mad when others do it: gratuitous use of the word 'like.' Out shopping today, I heard a group of teens using the word frequently.… Continue reading On Dislike

A Book By Its Cover

To me it doesn't make sense to judge a book by its cover. The cover is what draws my attention, but the words are the main event. The blurb on the back or the inside of the dust jacket is the difference between me reshelving it and checking it out. If I judged a book by its… Continue reading A Book By Its Cover