Re: RARA-AVIS: Scottish UK noir

From: Peedie Monk (
Date: 18 Jun 2002

----- Original Message -----
> i once read a book written entirely phonetically, iain
> banks's _feersum endjinn_. the first 20 pages or so were
> difficult. the scary part was that by the end i was so
> adjusted to it that i didn't even notice the phonetic
> spelling.

It must be a Scottish thing. Fortunately Iain didn't write it phonetically in Scots.

Al Guthrie

# To unsubscribe from the regular list, say "unsubscribe rara-avis" to
#  This will not work for the digest version.
# The web pages for the list are at .

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : 18 Jun 2002 EDT