Tag Archives: lying

STUFF WE DREAM ABOUT

  I don’t think people are surprised that I am slightly over 70 years old. But I’m surprised.   I let it happen the same way you let your car run out of gasoline or the fire go out in a wood stove. You didn’t mean to let it happen but somehow it did.   […]

WOOZLES, FACTOIDS & FACTS

(I feel uncomfortable—and lazy—using Wikipedia for my research in an essay about the validity of information in discourse but, yes, I am lazy. Besides, this Wikipedia information seems well sourced. Anyway, to quote:)  A Woozle is an imaginary creature in . . . Winnie the Pooh, published 1926. In chapter three, “In Which Pooh and […]