Words

Redundant Expressions from Absolutely Certain to Advance Warning

A redundant expression is an expression where each word in the expression means basically the same thing. For example: If you attend the opening, you will receive a free gift. Free gift is a redundant expression. Think about that for a moment.  A gift is something that is given to you at no charge. When something is free,…

Love Will Make You Drink and Gamble, Stay Out Late at Night – a Review

Love Will Make You Drink and Gamble, Stay Out Late at Night is a book of short stories.  Each of the stories is about relationships.  They tell about the mistakes made, words misunderstood, and the resulting misadventures had.  All of the stories revolve around life in Santa Barbara. This book has twelve short stories.  One…