A confession—I don’t really consider myself an author.
I think of myself more as a person who just loves using words. Some examples:
- Working as an advertising copywriter
- Creating lyrics and pairing them to music
- Founding a verbal strategy consulting firm
- Writing children’s books
I’ve loved words since the day I began learning them. Just filling out a few paragraphs on this site is a simple pleasure. Here are a few more words about me:
I’m also the proud father of a five-year-old and a three-year-old. They are learning (and using) their own words at an alarming pace. Our whole family loves haunting Chicago’s local bookstores (see 0:37 and 0:56):