- Posted by Johanna on June 6, 2007 at 1:47 pm
- Category: LinkBlogging
I sympathize with the latter — we have the idea of proper English so that the most people possible can understand what you’re communicating — but both of these suddenly reminded me of nothing more than the comic fogies complaining they can’t read manga because going backwards makes their heads hurt.
I felt that way, too, until I found a story I got so lost in I couldn’t stop to remember I didn’t like the format. Similarly, ideas are more important than style… although purposefully choosing a style that will get in the way of comprehension seems counter-productive, too.