I am not sure he is correct. What I do know, however, is that during a lifetime every human being accumulates experience — boxes in the mind filled with people and places and things that happened. These are thoughts waiting for the hands of the wordcarver.
All waiting to be carved in language and examined by the curious.
Below are links to my “word carvings.” You are welcome to join me on a journey of reflections and recollections; loving and laughing; hoping and dreaming.