Think About “PIE” Before You Write

A nice little picture of a little piece of pie. You like pie don’t you. I can tell. Because you’re reading a story about pie!!!

Early in life, as a college freshman, I took a communications course.

Introduction to Public Speaking.

I remember this class exactly. I didn’t fear public speaking the way I do now. I saw speaking as a skill you could hone and cultivate.

I wanted to get good at it.



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Alec Zaffiro

Alec Zaffiro


Bored, uneducated, homeless — em dashes are my specialty. I write what I see, think, and feel. That’s it.