Anyone who writes down to children is simply wasting his time. You have to write up, not down. Children are demanding. They are the most attentive, curious, eager, observant, sensitive, quick, and generally congenial readers on earth…. Children are game for anything. I throw them hard words and they backhand them across the net.
Before you read this page I want you all to understand and appreciate that I studied English Language through seven years of grammar school to A level standard and am a long read and incredibly serious student of the field.
Most lives are not distinguished by great achievements. They are measured by an infinite number of small ones. Each time you do a kindness for someone or bring a smile to his face, it gives your life meaning. Never doubt your value, little friend. The world would be a dismal place without you in it.
Words of the Week 11/2014 William Ford Gibson re-published by Ralph Kratzer William Ford Gibson (born March 17, 1948) is an American-Canadian speculative fiction novelist who has been called the “noir prophet” of the cyberpunk subgenre.