The Comma

“And what does a comma do, a comma does nothing but make easy a thing that if you like it enough is easy enough without the comma. A long complicated sentence should force itself upon you, make you know yourself knowing it and the comma, well at the most a comma is a poor period…

Food Poisoning is Stupid

“What is food to one man may be fierce poison to others.”Lucretius (c. 99 B.C.–c. 55 B.C.) A brutal couple of days of food poisoning have pushed me into a diet of chicken broth with rice, crackers, bananas and antibiotics – a gourmet meal to some, and to me as well considering yesterday it was…