Peter J. Atwood fiction

I like words, and more, words that are used well. This is where I collect them. Most I come across in the works of other authors, but on occasion I find some in the wild myself.


“Work, the hobby of the philosopher and the poor man’s friend. . . . Work, the hobby of the hustler and the deadbeat’s dread.”

—P. G. Wodehouse, Psmith in the City