Monthly Archives: August 2014

I Do Not Like “Like”

The abuse of the word “like” bothers me so much that I have set the following rules: 1. If anyone I am engaged in conversation with is an abuser of the word, I will end the conversation. 2. If the … Continue reading

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“Mother” and “Father” are no longer acceptable terms

When I was in elementary school (only 70 years ago), my teacher taught us that mom, mama, mommy, dad, papa, and the like, were nicknames that children called their parents. If someone else referred to your parent, it was your … Continue reading

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