Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Pietrzyk: What's in a Name?

As you may recall, I’ve started working with a stubborn new computer that may have a stronger will than my own…though slowly I am breaking it. Yesterday I did my first spell-check in a document that contained my last name, and was pleased to see that the only alternate, “change to” spelling that was offered for “Pietrzyk” was “poetry.” My heart melted, and I momentarily stopped cursing the computer for continuing to reject my printer.


DC-area author Leslie Pietrzyk explores the creative process and all things literary.