Without “Very”, A Limited Vocabulary?

Yet, since I came across a quote from the movie Dead Poets’ Society two years ago, I have consciously stopped using the word “very”. I still know its definition and function. At least, that is what I would like to believe.

An Absolute Value | Daily Prompt: Truth or Dare

Is it possible to be too honest, or is honesty always the best policy? I do not believe in being “too honest.” Honesty is an absolute value. Take a fraction of it away—no matter how small and seemingly insignificant—and you no longer are. Honesty is not like Nirvana. It has no levels. Either you are…

Seven Words | Daily Prompt: Seven Wonders

Khalil Gibran once said that people will never understand one another unless language is reduced to seven words. What would your seven words be? “We shall never understand one another until we reduce the language to seven words.” Kahlil Gibran. I first read that quote from George Carlin’s book, Braindroppings. The quote impressed me a…