"By limiting freedom of expression, we take away thoughts and ideas before they have the opportunity to hatch."
McCorkle is a proponent of writing that gives "a realistic portrait of human nature" and the freedom to use words that are needed to paint that portrait. Enjoy the essay. Click here.
For those who read yesterday's post, here's an update on my mom: I talked with the nurse on her wing at the nursing home today, and she said Mom "took her morning meds without being combative" and doesn't seem to be in any pain from her fall yesterday. And ... she doesn't remember what happened. No memory of the 6 hours she spent in the emergency room either.
I'm headed to bed early... tomorrow is my last day here at the beach and I want to get an early start writing...