TITLE: It's All Just Keystrokes AUTHOR: Eugene Wallingford DATE: September 15, 2014 4:22 PM DESC: ----- BODY: Laurie Penny describes one effect of so many strands of modern life converging into the use of a single device:
That girl typing alone at the internet café might be finishing off her novel. Or she might be breaking up with her boyfriend. Or breaking into a bank. Unless you can see her screen, you can't know for sure. It's all just keystrokes.
Some of it is writing in ways we have always written; some it is writing in ways only recently imagined. Some of it is writing for a computer. A lot of it is writing. (Excerpt from Why I Write.) -----