Verbosity V. Simplicity

Here’s a very interesting talk -

And a very interesting example of her point -

The Red Wheelbarrow (William Carlos Williams)

so much depends
upon

a red wheel
barrow

glazed with rain
water

beside the white
chickens.

  

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Verbosity V. Simplicity — 14 Comments

  1. Wonderful lesson on simplicity in terminology–and very humorous, as well. Oh, do I so need this lesson! This is one of the reasons we all hate lawyers–those pesky confusing legal terms.

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