I stole this from Orwell, but I'm not sure I can say it any better.
"So long as I remain alive and well I shall continue to feel strongly about prose style, to love the surface of the earth, and to take a pleasure in solid objects and scraps of useless information. It is no use trying to suppress that side of myself. The job is to reconcile my ingrained activities and dislikes with the essentially public, non-individual activities that this age forces on all of us."For all the resume-type bits, click here.
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