DYL: A good book and more

Designing Your Life Designing Your Life is a movement that transformed my life. I learned of it just as my hard-fought campaign for a full-time job was giving way to a tentative return, with feelings of defeat and trepidation, to freelancing.   I ordered the book Designing Your Life: How to build a well-lived, joyful lifewith hopes… Read more »

Zoo comprises animals

Comprise has undergone a substantial shift in usage since first appearing in English in the 15th century… (Merriam Webster) “Comprise” is among the terms listed in the chapter of The Elements of Style entitled “Words and Expressions Commonly Misused.” The authors explain that the word literally means “embrace.” They provide the example of a zoo, which… Read more »