All things English, and more, including the Socratic and the life-affirming

February 25, 2020

Celebrating poet Maxine McIntosh-McCalla (Miss P.)

Today’s a very special day to me, and it’s also a very special day for poet Maxine McIntosh-McCalla (affectionately, Miss P.) of Barton, St. Elizabeth, Jamaica. […]
April 2, 2020

How to use the cosmos to approach preparing for life

What happens after there has been a period of darkness? I’m guessing that’s probably the burning question when there is troubled times in our lives or in […]
March 17, 2022

Why writing has SDIC

What exactly SDIC is The path to the power of a good sentence is constantly riddled with a real temptation to overwrite. This temptation has this […]
April 17, 2022

Journalistic integrity

While reading this news article, I discovered several grammatical and linguistic inconsistencies that impacted readability, so I simply felt compelled to highlight them as a reminder […]