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Words and Anxiety

I like words. Written. Spoken. Sung. Typed. I talk a lot about words too. Below are posts I’ve written about them. Speak aloud when things are happy Just one magic word and all my kids come running (TRUE!) Using words as concepts in parenting Motivating my kids to clean up when things are chaotic around [...]
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A New Digital Model for the Future of Book Publishing

Technology : Shelly Palmer Digital Living (2 years ago)

As a futurist I speak and write for a living. The spoken word and the written word are the coins of my professional realm. Now think about that, the phrase “written word.” Wow how we continue to use legacy phrases! We don’t say “typ... Read Post

25 Creative 'Potty Words' Parents and Kids Have Come Up With for 'Pee' and 'Poop'

Lifestyle / Parenting : The Stir By CafeMom: Toddler (4 months ago)

Post by Nicole Fabian-Weber. A lot of weird stuff comes out of our mouths when we become parents. And I'm not just talking the high-pitched baby voice we magically acquire once having a kid. I'm talking about the language we use; th... Read Post

"My casual choice to use the word 'smarter' really provoked a reaction!"

US Politics / Conservative : Althouse (20 hours ago)

"I could just have easily written 'I prefer LD's tweet.' But people are so touchy about anything that suggests an actual comparison of IQs. A lot of pride and anxiety at that location, I suspect."Said I, commenting at 5:01 AM at wha... Read Post


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