This page contains various pieces of writing that I find inspiring and/or moving and/or humorous for one reason or another.

"I found your statement very interesting and, although I disagree with some of the statements that you make and have made on other occasions, I have been a fan of your music, believe it or not. I respect you as a true original and a tremendously talented musician."  --then Senator Al Gore addressing Frank Zappa during the PMRC (Parents' Music Resource Center) hearing in the U.S. Senate, September 19, 1985.  Read Frank Zappa's tremendous statement to the committee.

Is hell endothermic or exothermic?  This hilarious and brilliantly logical final exam answer came to me via email some months ago.

Desiderata, by Max Ehrmann.