If Dickens or Zola were alive today

Published by Olly Blackburn

They’d be writing a novel about the data farmers of Macedonia, toiling the digital landscape, seeding the soil of online consciousness & reaping the benefits one hit, one tenth of a cent a time…

Words for the Day… by ETA Hoffman

Published by Olly Blackburn

“Take care”, the goldsmith replied calmly with a curious smile, “take care, Tussman: you are dealing with strange people here”. — The Choosing of the Bride

Words for the Day… by John Le Carre

Published by Olly Blackburn

Some times, we have to do a thing in order to find out the reason for it. Sometimes our actions are questions, not answers. — A Perfect Spy