Before I get back to business, I wanted to bring up a great quote from Ernest Hemingway about the craft of writing. Thanks goes out to Pastor Brian Thomas for posting this on his blog:
If a writer of prose knows enough about what he is writing about he may omit things that he knows and the reader, if the writer is writing truly enough, will have a feeling of those things as strongly as though the writer had stated them. The dignity of movement of an iceberg is due to only one-eighth of it being above water. A writer who omits things because he does not know them only makes hollow places in his writing. A writer who appreciates the seriousness of writing so little that he is anxious to make people see he is formally educated, cultured or well-bred is merely a popinjay
Learn it, and remember it. Hemingway (who is not my favorite author, but a prime example of excellent prose nonetheless) speaks the truth.
Okay, back to it. DIVE! DIVE!
See you in the Vein!