There's nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and open a vein.
— Walter Wellesley "Red" Smith
This week's collection has had me both laughing bubbles into my coffee and wiping tears from my cheeks. Today is one of those days that reminds me that the people of the internet can, indeed, bring it home. Thanks for kicking my cynicism in the shins!
Please come back and share good writing with us over the coming week to be featured on the next Five Star Friday. If you have read a really good piece on someone else's weblog, submit it by Thursday at midnight CST to have it featured on Five Star Friday.
And because you are a fan of finding good new writing on the internet: