Travel!

The Power of Self-Suggestion

The Power of Self-Suggestion

Words to spoil your appetite.
Welcome to Wordsplash!

Welcome to Wordsplash!

From 2007: The very first post from "Wordsplash," Dave's original blog about writing and language -- with an index of the other Wordsplash articles now available on Globejotting.com.
From Wholesome Switzerland to Slutty Seattle

From Wholesome Switzerland to Slutty Seattle

The Emerald City gets a new acronym.
A Sad Fact About Teenage Nutrition

A Sad Fact About Teenage Nutrition

Eat your gummi-vegetables!
Innovative Imitation

Innovative Imitation

You'd be cooler if your T-shirt were blank.
Where’s the Beef?

Where’s the Beef?

Run, cows! Run for your life!
How I Survived the Running of the Bulls

How I Survived the Running of the Bulls

I felt a need to challenge myself, to test my limits, and to fully taste how sweet and fragile life can be.
Clean Humor

Clean Humor

Love me, but leave me in the trash.
Mistaken Identity

Mistaken Identity

The boy stared at me the way only a one-and-a-half-year-old can get away with.
There’s Something Soggy in Denmark

There’s Something Soggy in Denmark

Snorkeling through the streets of Copenhagen.