creativity

In my school days my left-handed friends were hounded by the good sisters of St. Joseph in Elementary School and later bullied by the De La Salle brothers in Middle and High School. To be left-handed was considered a sign of the devil they argued. There seemed to be some logic to the punishments. The Latin term "sinistra" (left handed) is where we derive the English word "sinister" and our Western culture is deep with myths, folklore and misunderstandings about ‘the left ...