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Happiness Anniversary

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A year ago today, I found out that I was, in fact, happy.

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Friday, It Is

2Spare – You have two cows…

You have two aardvarks. The government paints one green and requires you to take harmonica lessons.


Do Play with Your Tongue!

Speaking of Synecdoche, N.Y., which sounds very unique indeed, there’s something to be said about having fun with language. Yeah, it’s intellectual humour. But who said intellectuals aren’t allowed to have fun?

Found a nice page explaining some tropes and schemes in a straightforward way. Reminded me of my favourite author, who uses language in such a playful manner. It might be my lack of knowledge of English-speaking literature but I find this kind of playful language much less common in English than in French. Yet, perhaps because of my obsession for language, I care more about language and fun than about plot, narrative, or story.


Optimism, Changing Times

Speaking of changes.

Been thinking about a range of issues of social changes fairly regularly for a while now. Continue reading