A Baby Chupacabra?

Or a dead ‘possum. Occam’s Razor suggests the latter, but take your pick.


James Kilpatrick’s “Writer’s Art”

Going through some old papers, I found a column I long ago clipped. Rereading it, I’m not sure why I clipped this one over others, but clip it I did, and it offers an admonition against haste and carelessness. Kilpatrick notes so many faults in the writing he describes that he must have omitted one out of exhaustion. The Midwestern journalist of whom he writes mentioned something Art Buchwald “eluded to.” Apparently “allude” eluded her.Kilpatrick--Writers Art