The Chaplain’s War

A great book with characters having great insights without boredom. I would have thought the experiences of a chaplain’s assistance and his crisis of faith could in no way be all that interesting. I would have been wrong.

Well written, well edited, and a page turner. It had hints of Heinlein’s Starship Troopers, one of my all-time favorites.

100 Exquisite Adjectives

100 Exquisite Adjectives

Adjectives — descriptive words that modify nouns — often come under fire for their cluttering quality, but often it’s quality, not quantity, that is the issue. Plenty of tired adjectives are available to spoil a good sentence, but when you find just the right word for the job, enrichment ensues. Practice precision when you select words. Here’s a list of adjectives: