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Posts by Umit

A Fresh Start

On July 5th, I redesigned Elaboraet using the “Mundana” layout on Jekyll. The style appealed to me, firstly, because it has an article-gallery layout which readers can easily navigate...

In General Essays, Jul 07, 2020

Pen Perils

If you know me, you know that I rarely outline or draft my writing beforehand. I (sort of) know how, but I never have, simply because I never saw the use. Why plan with such depth and...

In General Essays, Apr 13, 2020

Remembering Roger Scruton

For ordinary people, the materialist vision is rather seductive; they become obsessed by the vision of the human being as a merely physical object, a lump of flesh suspended between...

In General Essays, Feb 02, 2020