by Robert Byrum
Words leave a lasting impression on us that greatly exceeds their dictionary definition. Words Matter explores the significance of words through a collection of short stories, essays, and quotations that reveal serious thought, emotion, and laughter. The collection covers a wide variety of subjects, including philosophy, climate, our animal friends, and all the things that make life beautiful.
About the Author
Robert Byrum was born in San Diego, California in 1930. He is a veteran of the Korean War. He has a degree in Structural Engineering and worked in engineering for over thirty years. After retiring in 1990, Byrum and his wife moved to Helena, Montana, where they reside today.