Monthly Archives: October 2009

Artwiculate

Here’s another suggestion my brother sent me that is of particular interest to people who enjoy words and expanding their vocabulary. Artwiculate is a Twitter-based word of the day competition. To play you just use the word of the day … Continue reading

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The Difference Between

“It is not always easy to tell the difference between thinking and looking out the window.” Wallace Stevens 1879-1955 Thank you for subscribing to The Word Of Jeff. This feed is for personal, non-commercial use only. If you are not … Continue reading

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Shazam!

No, I’m not referring to the magical word that transforms young Billy Batson into Captain Marvel. Nor am I talking about Gomer Pyle’s favorite word of exclamation. I’m talking about another app that makes me love my iPhone. If you’re … Continue reading

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Grammar Gaffe

It’s a sad situation when AP posts something like this; “The exciting and important thing about this prize is that it’s given too someone …” They have since corrected it, but it hit me like a slap in the face … Continue reading

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I Want You Back – 40 Years Later

On October 7, 1969, producer Berry Gordy and Motown Records released “I Want You Back”, the first single off the inaugural album of The Jackson 5 entitled “Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5.” The song was an instant hit, going … Continue reading

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Writing…

“Writing is an exploration. You start from nothing and learn as you go.”E.L. Doctorow Thank you for subscribing to The Word Of Jeff. This feed is for personal, non-commercial use only. If you are not reading this material in your … Continue reading

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