“Listen only to imagination.” – Mark Twain

This blog will be sort of a personal diary for me. It will be a place where I talk about my books, the writing life, old memories, women I have known, classic literature, experiences as a tabloid reporter, weird life experiences, crazy jobs I’ve had, places I’ve been, things I’ve learned and people I have known. You would be quite accurate if you called it John I.’s Ramblings. 



Self Knowledge Self-knowledge is the most valuable of all human intelligence. Self-knowledge provides exquisite insights into our intrinsic selves like no other information. Self-knowledge represents a model of self which, once developed, indicates all of the characteristics of that self. Self- knowledge allows us to know who we are and allows us to predict how

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