Skip to main content

I Write Like - James Joyce? Cool!

I write like
James Joyce
I Write Like by Mémoires, journal software. Analyze your writing!

I found an interesting,  fun website called I Write Like, which analyses a piece of your writing (a FaceBook status will do!) and they tell you which famous writer you write like.  What fun!

Within seconds they analyzed that I write like James Joyce!  Wow, what a coincidence!  Another Irish writer in exile.  They must have picked up the vibes........

Seriously, though!  What if  James Joyce had a blog?  It probably would have read something like this:

i wandered down the stairs this morning nora had my breakfast ready a veritable penelope of a woman and as i munched my croissants i couldnt but contemplate the hopelessness of it all and nora was saying lets do it im fifty and my hormones are raging yes yes yes

I don't write like that!  James Joyce indeed.  I bet they say that to everyone who turns up at that website!

If you are interested to see who YOU write like, follow this link

But please leave me a comment before you leave.   It should be a nice comment.  Spammers and trolls will be chased out of here by my virtual guard dog!  So beware.

Intense Debate comment system is installed.  If you would like to leave a comment, please click on the title of this post and allow a little time for the comment system to load - thanks!

Popular posts from this blog

Kipling Got it Wrong! Or Eastern and Western Culture - Reflections

What Is Culture?
I’m opening this blog post with a question. What is that elusive concept which is commonly known as ‘culture? Culture is way of life. How we live. What our values are.  Our customs, attitudes and perceptions. And also, I suppose, how we express ourselves in art through, such as music, dance, theatre and cinema.  It’s quite a comprehensive area and not too easy to define, really.

The Journey
I was born in what is commonly known as ‘the west’. I lived in Ireland for the first thirty years of my life. When I was thirty, I married my husband and came out to India to live here with him. That was the beginning of an interesting journey, which is still evolving. I must have had some east/west comparison stereotypes in my head. But in India, I found that the people I met had huge stereotypes in their heads about what they called ‘western culture’ and ‘western way of life’. Not long after I arrived in India, I was struck by the number of people who said things to me like ‘in the …

Good Intentions

I had great intentions for this week.  I'd write a thousand words every day, review six books, get my Loose Bloggers Consortium (LBC) post up well in advance.  And did I?  No, no, no.  I wrote about two hundred words per day and have been trying to read and review two books and still not finished reading.  My target of 19,000 words until today by now is around 15,000 on my 100kWords in 100 Days Challenge.  It seems I'm just not cutting the mustard.

I have the intentions.  I just don't seem to have the mojo to carry out the things I want to do. So many intentions, not enough time.  I've not been sleeping well lately.  Probably very tired.

So - my intention now is to try to get more sleep.  Then carry out the original intentions.That' what I intend to do.  As of now.  Meanwhile, my post is up one day late.

I had to go out to the bank this morning to get some pending work finished.  I clicked the above picture en route.  It seems that after a three week winter, we're…

Global Peace - Is It Possible? LBC Post

I can't believe it's Friday already and time for another LBC post.  The Loose Blogger's Consortium (LBC) is a blogging group consisting of about half a dozen of us who blog together every Friday on the same topic.  We are indebted to Ramana (aka blogger Rummuser) for this week's topic.  Instead of just giving a straightforward topic like anyone else would, he posed a question instead.  Is global peace possible? he asked.  I decided to answer his question in a Tweet sized sentence.

Is global peace possible?  Of course it is. If everyone gets in harmony with each other.   But will it happen?  How on earth would I know?

As we say in Ireland (well, as they used to say when I lived there two decades ago), that's my story and I'm sticking to it.

Thanks to All-Free-Download for the photo.  Thanks to Lettercount for their character counting facilities.  And thanks to my LBC group for being there every Friday in blogging solidarity.