Information Is Control

Read, learn, work it up, go to the literature. Information is control.

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Grammar Is A Piano

Grammar is a piano I play by ear.

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The Bend In The River

As it happened, I didn’t grow up to be the kind of woman who is the heroine in a Western, and although the men I have known have had many virtues and have taken me to live in many places I have come to love, they have never been John Wayne, and they have never taken me to the bend in the river where the cottonwoods grow. Deep in that part of my heart where artificial rain forever falls, that is still the line I want to hear.

Goodreads.com. (2019). Joan Didion Quotes (Author of The Year of Magical Thinking). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/238.Joan_Didion [Accessed 5 Dec. 2019].

People With Self-Respect Exhibit Toughness

People with self-respect exhibit a certain toughness, a kind of moral nerve; they display what was once called character, a quality which, although approved in the abstract, sometimes loses ground to the other, more instantly negotiable virtues…. character–the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life–is the source from which self-respect springs.

Goodreads.com. (2019). Joan Didion Quotes (Author of The Year of Magical Thinking). [online] Available at: https://www.goodreads.com/author/quotes/238.Joan_Didion [Accessed 5 Dec. 2019].