Human beings are meaning-making creatures. From the very first cave drawings to hieroglyphs to modern-day languages, we have sought to identify things and put them into categories that we can not only understand but easily convey to others.
It’s one of the attributes that sets us apart from other mammals and it is a unique function of our complex brains. In college, I studied language and linguistics.
I’m a word fanatic and obviously, I’m passionate about writing. Finding the perfect word is almost a sport for me. And when I do, it’s deeply satisfying.Read more on themighty.com