Posts Tagged: 2019

  • Finding a new normal

    What does ‘normal’ mean to you? If, like me, you studied physical sciences or engineering, ‘normal’ is clearly defined as a line or vector perpendicular to a surface, which light and other things veer to or from. If you’re an editor or proofreader, or some other kind of power MS Word user, the word ‘normal’… Read more »

  • Climate change epiphany

    As you packed up the baubles and tinsel on Twelfth Night, did you pause to wonder what Christmas would be like without Christmas trees? Bringing evergreens indoors at the winter solstice pre-dates the Christian festival, but the recent discovery of a tree pest in the UK is a reminder that traditions don’t last for ever…. Read more »