Sunday, September 02, 2007

The unspeakable Word

Helen DeWitt has a rather enchanting little post up about text-producing software--the first paragraph cracks me up!


  1. Ah, Jenny. Something tells me you have never frittered away your time among the packages for LaTeX, discovered that there was one for HIEROGLYPHICS!!!! -- and frittered away yet more time installing HieroTeX, secure in the conviction that one of these days it was bound to come in handy.

  2. Eye Hand Bird

    --oh, that didn't come out right, did it?