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Sir Terry Pratchett: In Memoriam

How do you deal with the death of one of your literary heroes? Continue reading

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The Cactus

A short story for your perusal, conceived last week as part of my new drive to write more fiction. Enjoy. Stoic, the cactus sits on the windowsill. Its life is a paradox: bought as a house plant for someone who … Continue reading

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“It’s complicated” – The relationship between language and thought

“What language do you think in?” As a linguist hailing from a country where linguists are something of a rare species, this is a question I have been asked quite often over the course of my life. In many ways, … Continue reading

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