Good old Bilbo

私はあなたの半分が私が好きであると同時に半分も知らない。私はあなたの半分以下、半分以下が好きです or 私はあなたが好きなだけ半分を知らない。私はあなたの半分以下、半分以下が好きです   I don't know half of you half as well as I should like; and I like less than half of you half as well as you deserve. ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

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STUDENT OF THE WEEK

170215 Teacher: You bought a house when you were 28? Student:  Yes? Teacher: How? Student: I think I was just lucky. I found the right company, had the right job, met the right people, and earned good money. Teacher: Hang on. I am 28 and I haven't bought my own house. Does that mean, I'm … Continue reading STUDENT OF THE WEEK

The power of hashtags (#) when you are a writer — Live to Write – Write to Live

We’ve talked about the power of tweeting before. Twitter, when harnessed, can provide important connections and fantastic advice from professionals and other writers. Twitter is often described as being like a stream of continuous information. But how does one navigate that which at times seems more like a tidal wave? The answer is to […] via … Continue reading The power of hashtags (#) when you are a writer — Live to Write – Write to Live

Literary Constellations

I chanced upon this website when I was looking for an interesting read in Brainpickings.org . I am astounded that someone out there has taken time to make these literary constellations. How I miss Structure of English. Constellations of first sentences from each chapter of short stories Source: Literary Constellations