Confessions of an Insomaniac: Specialization is for insects

“A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, con a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently and die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.”  - Robert Heinlein

It recently occurred to me that I might just be taking up space in Florida. I do not really have any marketable skills that transfer into the big picture around here. The only real skill I have is writing. And, if the current trend in newspaper reporting has any baring on my future as a writer, I am in trouble …

Writing was my passion …

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