A lot of athletes refer to themselves in the third person. My favorite example is a quote from baseball Hall-of-Famer Rickey Henderson: “Rickey doesn’t like it when Rickey’s limousine is late.”

Point is, I started to write this in the impersonal third person and it seemed way too pretentious, so first person it is

My name is Rick Lawrence and I love to write.

About scientific breakthroughs. About celebrities. About pop culture.  And about almost anything you can think of.

My work has appeared in such journals as Print and Graphis, and I’ve won several national awards for advertising. Anyway, that’s me, and I’d tell you more but I have to run: Ricky’s limousine is here.

5 Dog Breeds You May Not Know

5 Dog Breeds You May Not Know

See if you can identify these rare breeds from around the world. Never mind how much is that doggie in the window? The question you should be asking is, “What is that doggie anyhow?!” Dr. Marty ...