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January 09, 2007



I do describe my weblog as a commonplace book - though in terms of precursors, I've heard similar arguments being made in favour of feuilleton columns.


I have always had the commonplace book as a model - I have never kept a diary or journal in my life.

Ophelia Benson

I've thought of blogs as commonplace books on speed all along. They're what commonplace books always wanted to be. They're commonplace books cubed.

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