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The written word and why it matters.

There was a recent change in the curriculum in the US, when the decision was taken to no longer teach¬† cursive script in school. All the arguments about the differences between the physical movements involved in typing or printing in … Continue reading

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On being a dinosaur

I scribbled a note on the crumpled envelope beside the keyboard, revelling in the feel of the pen on the paper. It is a nice pen. Cheap, nothing special to look at, but the ink glides over the virgin white … Continue reading

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