Category Archives: Writing

Letter from a favourite author

Today I discovered a letter in my mailbox from one of my favourite authors. It feels strange to say that… Sure, it was only a short reply to say thanks for my full page of sycophantic drivel – but hey, I’m not complaining. It … Continue reading

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Grammar riddle that has little to do with Kanye West

Certain phrasings I come across from time to time make me stumble for half a second and re-read them. One of these is the consecutive repetition of a word, for example, “Before yesterday I had had doubts about bothering with this … Continue reading

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