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Please help resolve a friendly dispute. My wife ran across what she thought was an error in the paper today (Indianapolis Star): (He) “is one of those reporters who like to dig.” She says it should be “likes to dig.” I say it is ambiguous and inelegant and should be rewritten, but that strictly speaking, it is correct. Please advise. Thanks!
Archives in Category: Poetry
Potpourri: works of a longer nature.
SWM, fiftyish, fit, youthful, friendly,
looking for companion to enjoy biking, hiking,
talking and other simple pleasures.
The Date from Hell
Sea and sand are lovers,
each bound to the other
through endless years
Sand containing, restraining.
Sea stressing, pressing.
Each preventing, resenting.
I do not want to
… finish reading Seascape
Estelle was absolutely positive that she was the oldest person at the party, although the bearded gentleman in the far corner of the living room could have been a close second. He was holding court within a circle of
… finish reading Twenty Minutes
Mike and I were always the very last customers to order at the Dairy Dream before it closed for the winter. It wouldn’t get us into any record books, but it was a personal challenge we took seriously.
… finish reading Closing the Dairy Dream
Note: This story won an Honorable Mention in a recent contest sponsored by Women on Writing.
He was tall and lanky and athletic, especially athletic. But he flunked chemistry junior year, when the world should have been his for the
… finish reading The Complete Story of a Life