Aren’t I Clever…

Not really.

Have you ever noticed when you try to be clever, people around you back away slowly so the anti-cleverness will not affect them?

I working on reducing my ‘clever’ bits in my writing.  I’ve come to the conclusion being clever is a by-product of telling a good story-not being a smartypants.

Can one get over being a smartypants?



  • Hmm, based on some of my family and acquaintances, maybe not! 🙂 But maybe they’ve never put their minds to it….

  • I’d say your pretty clever – I admire writers brave enough to keep those “clever bits” in plentiful supply. 🙂

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