As a music performer for most of his life, and music writer for much of that time, the focus has been on entertaining to enlighten. Perhaps the emphasis on shorter works has, along with a gift for one-liners, led to writing Aphorisms, being anti-pleonasms most evocative weapon! Finding a more direct way to enlighten is practical. And the words can still dance in your head, ensuring an entertaining means of arriving at your next destination, wherever it may be…and the journey provides the direction. Aphorisms: Gifted One-Liners–published in 2018 by Austin Macauley–is his first book. A follow-up book—Aphorisms: Dancing Words, is waiting in the wings!