Elements of Fiction (14)

Element 14: Nouns

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Some years ago, I concluded that the dictionary is one of the most amazing documents we humans ever devised. I realized then that the dictionary is a short (or long, depending on dictionary edition, I guess) précis of all human knowledge, for we do have a tendency (and didn’t God order Adam to do just this) to name every little thing we come across to then know. And these names that we give…

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Ulf Wolf

Ulf Wolf

Raised by trolls in northern Sweden, now settled on the California coast a stone’s throw south of the Oregon border. Here I meditate and write. Wolfstuff.com.

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