To get the right word in the right place is a rare achievement. To condense the diffused light of a page of thought into the luminous flash of a single sentence, is worthy to rank as a prize composition just by itself... Anybody can have ideas, the difficulty is to express them without squandering a quire of paper on an idea that ought to be reduced to one glittering paragraph. -- Mark Twain
Friday, February 8, 2013
What could be better than your latest book being published? A new great niece, born today. Her older sister has been waiting eagerly for this addition to the family. We'll see how long that lasts. Here's a lullaby for them both.