Month: May 2007

Word Play

Word Play

I’m an English major and a writer; I love words. This week in my studies I came across a couple of neat notes: 1) Our word diamond comes from the Greek word adamastos that meant “unrelenting, unconquerable” and was intended as a state of being to which all beings should aspire. 2) In Italian church …

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Life Grease

Life Grease

My sister is sick with a virus. So sick she has been in the hospital for three days getting fluids and medications by IV. You have to know this girl; she is all the best things about humanity in a beautiful, fun package. It is frustrating that she is so sick. Just a little over …

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