Archive for the ‘punctuation’ Category

Ticks and hacks like the synapse excite the facts in our syntax.

We stash our thoughts between small dots.

The lowly comma, controls the drama.

Emphasis is a French kiss.

Punctuation is mostly passion; the manicule is out of fashion.

The semicolon is a survivor; the interrobang is a demiser!?

The slash now has an address rash, the hashtag a most public stash.

The pilcrow, on our screens doth still show.

Elocution made punctuation necessary; texting made it not.

Johnson:Ben knew just when, we should pause, a phrase or clause.

Aldus Manutius punctuated the ambiguous.