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Issue # 5 September 2011
"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare

Bruce W. Niedt


Good Advice

In the book on writing
the author tells me
to be clever and original,
and not use shopworn images
and metaphors –

in other words,
"avoid the pedestrian" –
and it occurred to me
that's good advice
for driving too.