Mark Rosenfelder Quote
“It's a little too early to play curmudgeon and complain that the kids today don't have the patience to read long web pages.”
About the paradigm change from static web pages to blogs.
“The language organ evolved on Tuesday; language was invented on Wednesday; and everyone else in the world was eliminated on Thursday.”
Mocking the w:Proto-World language hypothesis in an essay
Discussing the movie Vicky Cristina Barcelona
About Dungeons and Dragons creatures
Bio: Zompist.com, also called The Metaverse, is a website created by Mark Rosenfelder, a conlanger. It features essays on comics, politics, language, and science, as well as a detailed description of Rosenfelder's conworld, Almea. The website is also the home of the Language Construction Kit, Rosenfelder's article introducing new conlangers to the hobby.
Quote of the day
“You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.”