jacklope

Joined: November 26, 2011

Number of comments posted: 2

Number of votes received: 1

..spent seven years getting a four year degree with major in english .. best thing i've ever done .. i see blogs as a contemporary retort for creative writing .. finnegans wake is my current juggernaut .. drawn into this blog because of discussion about style and ellipsis .. the art of leaving out everything but the meaning .. welcome aboard .. here's your plank .. now walk the plank!

Recent Comments

Re: “I’m just saying”  •  November 9, 2012, 9:34am  •  0 vote

Good point 'hatar' makes .. Literature is written by people who reflect their own culture, even while trying to convey a culture from another time and place. Shakespeare did no differently. Antony s

Re: Use of multiple periods  •  November 26, 2011, 10:30am  •  1 vote

Dots do not an ellipsis make, nor does an ellipsis leave a hole. Users create their own meaning, and that may or may not follow convention. Regarding the definition and use of and ellipsis, I found