--- a/plplot.pd
+++ b/plplot.pd
@@ -24,7 +24,6 @@
 $v59_or_earlier = 0;
 $v59_or_earlier = 1 if (grep /NOPLSEED!/, @opts);
 
-# (Un)comment the next line for more useful syntax highlighing
 pp_addpm({At => Top}, <<'EOD');
 
 BEGIN { 
@@ -54,9 +53,9 @@
 
 =head1 DESCRIPTION
 
-This is the PDL interface to the PLplot graphics library.  It is
-designed to be simple and light weight with a familiar 'perlish'
-Object Oriented interface.
+This is the PDL interface to the PLplot graphics library.  It provides
+a familiar 'perlish' Object Oriented interface as well as access to
+the low-level PLplot commands from the C-API.
 
 =head1 OPTIONS
 
@@ -441,7 +440,9 @@
   $pl->colorkey  ($z, 'v', VIEWPORT => [0.93, 0.96, 0.13, 0.85],
                        ZRANGE => [-90,-20]);
 
-=head1 FUNCTIONS
+=head1 METHODS
+
+These are the high-level, object oriented methods for PLplot.
 
 =head2 new
 
@@ -3848,6 +3849,9 @@
 
 perl(1), PDL(1), L<http://www.plplot.org/>
 
+The other common graphics packages include L<PDL::PGPLOT>
+and L<PDL::TriD>.
+
 =cut
 
 EOPM