Pooka wisdom

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Years ago my mother used to say to me, she’d say,

“In this world, Elwood, you must be …

She always called me Elwood …

In this world, Elwood, you must be oh, so smart,

or oh, so pleasant.”

Well, for years I was smart.

I recommend pleasant.

And you may quote me.

Elwood P. Dowd
from “Harvey”



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Wordsmith, journalist and podcaster, Warren is a reporter, editor and storyteller who lives near the shores of Green Bay with his wife, two golden retrievers, and a couple of cats.