Re: [mythsoc] plots and pocket framistans
- At 08:54 AM 11/10/2003 , Elizabeth Apgar Triano wrote:
>>Why, encourage him to keep trying, not to give up.Now that's a fantasy novel that might be amusing to read.
>Yes, and that's what they did. What I meant was, they couldn't do anything
>more than that because they were physically incapable of freeing him
>Yeah, that would have taken a Really Big Sparrow.
>Nice to have all this chat when I stop to check email; making jewelry thisIf you have a website, maybe you could post some photos?
>morning. Gemstones all over the table. Stop by, maybe you'd have to crack
>a smile and find an elven treasure. Another month or so and we will have
>that special winter light.
- David Bratman
- Just saw this in today's NYTimes email (free registration required; link
isn't free in about a week):
Going at the Changes in, Ya Know, English
By EMILY EAKIN
In his new book, "Doing Our Own Thing," the linguist and
cultural critic John McWhorter paints an elaborate picture
of a culture in linguistic upheaval.
Once again, mythies are ahead of the curve!
John (lurker since the GEnie days)