WORDS MOM AND POP USED TO SPELL

I have long been intrigued by our attitudes towards “dirty words,” For starters, I am not quite sure what makes a word “dirty.” Why is it socially acceptable to speak of one’s behind,buttocks, derriere or gluteus maximus, but to hesitate to refer to one’s ass. I know,...

WORDS MOM AND POP USED TO SPELL

I have long been intrigued by our attitudes towards “dirty words,” For starters, I am not quite sure what makes a word “dirty.” Why is it socially acceptable to speak of one’s behind,buttocks, derriere or gluteus maximus, but to hesitate...

PROVERBS AND APHORISMS

A proverb is a short, pithy sentence based upon long experience, expressing what is believed to be a well-known truth or fact. An aphorism is a terse statement of a truth or opinion, usually less time-honored than a proverb. While they are not infallible, one would be...

PROVERBS AND APHORISMS

A proverb is a short, pithy sentence based upon long experience, expressing what is believed to be a well-known truth or fact. An aphorism is a terse statement of a truth or opinion, usually less time-honored than a proverb. While they are not infallible, one would be...