On Essay Writing

I have undertaken to write as many essays - near or upwards of 1000 words for this site - as I can muster in the next few months. This is partly because I am tired with the unchallenging, dull nature of writing such short pieces as I have been lately and also because it seems … Continue reading On Essay Writing

Sidenote: dentistry

I think dentists and their profession get too much flack. They make us pretty, healthy and happy and yet they are the only type of doctors who are pitied.  Even PhDs get a begrudged respect. I just want to say - I appreciate dentists. Even if no one else will!  -Clay


It's started snowing in Kingston. Usually, the snowfall starts early in November but there's no real accumulation until around now. Something nice to go along with the exam season, I guess. In my two decades, I have really come to appreciate snow. It provides a sign of the absence of winter. Cold, frost, biting wind … Continue reading Snowtime