Have you ever met a “KNOW IT ALL?”
If you are a Mom, you may have even given birth to one.
Teens are gifted with this ability to know everything while acknowledging your lack of intellect. Although, when it comes to math homework, I became useless around 2nd grade.
As a former columnist, I would spout my trivial theories and knowledge of many different subjects because I had gathered information. Harvesting facts is different from mastering, but recycling information is how the world goes.
With my words, I could reflect a tone of superiority on subjects while having no clue of what I was talking about.
What am I an expert on? Surviving parenting…marriage…widowhood….natural disasters and all with my sense of humor!
An exaggerated misrepresentation can work on advice columns where I would assist you in buying a musical instrument, help you navigate the world of YouTube, or coping with teaching teens to drive… but …