I have always been a word person.
I read a lot as a child. In the summer I would max out my library card and that of my mother every two weeks. I did all my mandatory summer reading for school. I even read the dictionary.
I excelled at word games like Boggle and Scrabble. A boyfriend in college, an engineering student, was the first person to ever beat me in Boggle. I was impressed. I married him. Continue reading