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And I’m pretty sure the old copywriting gods of yore will strike me down for it.
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I REALLY wanted a dictaphone.
I had this wonderful idea that I would interview interesting people I knew and then tell their story, and a dictaphone was a great way to record these interviews as well as my own ideas.
I didn’t really care too much about the price either.
It was day one. I had been there less than two hours when I was asked to leave.
I felt an odd mix of shame, embarrassment, and frankly, sweet relief.
I was still in my twenties, so I knew I would bounce back.
Unfortunately, it was the ‘bouncing back’ that…
There is a saying in Japan that always makes me smile…and think.
You may have heard it too?
It goes like this:
‘Deru kui wa utareru’
Which roughly translates as; ‘The nail that sticks up gets hammered down’.
So what does it mean?
Well, I think it infers that to…
It was Buenos Aires, 2004.
The theatre was dark, humid and smoky, and the audience were anxious.
We’d all paid good money to be there.
But this guy, he was surely past it.
He was such a ‘grey man’ that I barely even noticed him shuffle onto the stage.
I’ve been missing my ex constantly…
but my aim is getting better. 😄🎯
Did you know there is a word for sayings with an unexpected or surprise twist?
The word in question is ‘paraprosdokian’, and it comes from the Greek words; para (beyond) and prosdokia (expectation).
As a bit of…
I have a bit of a confession to make.
Recently, since our beloved little dog passed away, I have found myself with a new, somewhat unexpected pastime, something that strangely fulfils, albeit temporarily, my need to nurture.
Something that lessens my sadness, makes it a little more bearable, allows me…
‘I wandered lonely as a cloud’ — William Wordsworth
He may have famously penned a poem about daffodils and waxed lyrical about wandering ‘lonely as a cloud’, but William Wordsworth was definitely not alone in one thing.
Something that made him stand out from the crowd.
Yep. His name was…