Wednesdays with Jillene: paradox

Paradox a seemingly absurd or self-contradictory statement or proposition that when investigated or explained may prove to be well founded or true. ..................................................................................................................................................................................... Oxymoron a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction A paradox is a logical puzzle that seems to contradict itself. An oxymoron is a figure of speech, words … Continue reading Wednesdays with Jillene: paradox

Wednesdays with Jillene: remember to forget

Isaiah had forgotten as usual to brush his teeth before heading to bed tonight. In exasperation I said, “Why do I always have to remind people to do things they have to do everyday?” Isaiah immediately quipped, “Does anyone ever have to give you a reminder to forget?” Me (with the instantaneous weight of truth hitting … Continue reading Wednesdays with Jillene: remember to forget