The Oddity of Words.

What nonsense has done to our vocabulary and what vocabulary has done to our nonsense.

Courtesy of WikiClipArt.com (Dr. Seuss)

Possibly Carroll would have chortled and been snarky if someone had accused him of pedophilia.

He went on to help form the “cyberpunk” movement when he ran out of hippy chicks.

One day, he just blurted out “rock ‘n roll.” It stuck because nobody else knew what to call it. Sometimes words and terms happen when we’re stumped.

Elon Musk said he was worried because he didn’t understand them, either. How do you make sense of “Balls have zero to me to me to me”?

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.

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