I think all sorrows can be borne if you put them into a story or tell a story about them.

Karen Blixen quoted in The Human Condition by Hannah Arendt

Word tools

Are you always searching for just the right word for your story? I certainly am. When I need correct spellings, definitions or an ally against banal, trite cliché, dictionaries and thesauruses are my tried-and-true tools. I have several at my fingertips on my iPhone.

Dictionary apps for iPhone rock!

Word tools at your fingertips!


In memory of the lives – civilian, military and rescue – cut short by terrorism on 9/11/2001. Our eyes of awareness were opened. May they never be closed by lulling forgetfulness.