Two Mark Twain essays for your enjoyment.
CONCERNING THE AMERICAN LANGUAGE An amusing essay recalling a conversation with an Englishman comparing the two languages with Mark Twain (real name Samuel Clemens) defending the American language as correct english.
A HELPLESS SITUATION Twain recalls receiving a letter from someone who is a relative of someone Twain barely knew 16 years before asking him to use his influence to get the writer's manuscript reviewed by his publisher. He poses an imaginary discussion he would have with his publisher.
Catch ALL our author interviews in one place here at 1001 History's Best Storytellers!
Android devices: https://podbay.fm/p/1001-historys-best-storytellers (cut and paste into your url)
Apple devices: https://podcasts.apple.com/au/podcast/1001-historys-best-storytellers/id1483649026
NEW 1001 Ghost Stories & Tales of the Macabre is now playing at Apple Podcasts! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-ghost-stories-tales-of-the-macabre/id1516332327
NEW Enjoy 1001 Greatest Love Stories on Apple Devices here:
Enjoy 1001 Greatest Love Stories on Android devices here: https://www.stitcher.com/s?fid=479022&refid=stpr.
Get all of our shows at one website: www.1001storiespodcast.com
CALLING ALL FANS.. REVIEWS NEEDED
SUPPORT OUR SHOW BY BECOMING A PATRON! www.patreon.com/1001storiesnetwork. Its time I started asking for support! Thank you. Its a few dollars a month OR a one time. (Any amount is appreciated).
YOUR REVIEWS AND SUBSCRIPTIONS AT APPLE/ITUNES AND ALL ANDROID HOSTS ARE NEEDED AND APPRECIATED! LINKS BELOW...
Open these links to enjoy our shows!
Catch 1001 RADIO DAYS now at Apple iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/1001-radio-days/id1405045413?mt=2
Catch 1001 Heroes on any Apple Device here (Free):
Catch 1001 CLASSIC SHORT STORIES at iTunes/apple Podcast App Now:
Catch 1001 Stories for the Road at iTunes/Apple Podcast now:
1001 Radio Days right here at Player.fm FREE: https://player.fm/series/1001-radio-days
1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales:https://castbox.fm/channel/1001-Classic-Short-Stories-%26-Tales-id1323543?country=us
1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries: https://castbox.fm/channel/1001-Heroes%2C-Legends%2C-Histories-%26-Mysteries-Podcast-id1323418?country=us
1001 Stories for the Road:https://castbox.fm/channel/1001-Stories-For-The-Road-id1324757?country=us
Catch ALL of our shows at one place by going to www.1001storiesnetwork.com- our home website with Megapho
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices