Category Archives: Writing

Demystifying Poetry

I am a writer. For the most part, I write prose about issues and ideas which engage me in some way.  And there are times when I choose to write poetry.  The first poem I wrote as an adult was … Continue reading

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Levels of Meaning — The Power of Language

We live at the level of our language. Whatever we can articulate we can imagine or understand or explore. ELLEN GILCHRIST, Falling Through Space When I taught English, got a blast teaching levels of meaning of words. There are three … Continue reading

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It`s Only Words: The Limitations of Language to Express Our Truth

The Bee Gee’s sang: It’s only words, and words are all I have I love words.  I’m fascinated by the flexibility of English which has adopted words from so many other languages.  It is always changing and transforming.  When I was … Continue reading

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