March 2021

Toddler in Fire Chief outfit gazing up at fire fighters

Mastering Irony

Irony is the unexpected. And it’s the most powerful, yet the most subtle, of all the plot devices a writer has in his toolkit. When it’s used properly, the written word becomes transcendent. Irony is subtle and it can be… Read More »Mastering Irony

Cecropias moths mating

Cecropia Strong, Inc.

This morning at 8:30, I called the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and asked if the Articles of Organization for Cecropia Strong, Inc. had been approved. The answer was, “Yes!” A new charity is born! The idea of this… Read More »Cecropia Strong, Inc.