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The people you love are never really gone

Some mornings are touched by the extraordinary and always when one needs it the most. My father opens my late grandmother’s Gita and out flutters a little page of ruled paper, browning all over and roughly ripped out of an … Continue reading

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Today: handwriting, no longer relevant to Finland; tomorrow, the world?

Finland recently announced a halt of the teaching of handwriting from 2016, with typing lessons taking its place. ‘Fluent typing skills’ are more important to the Finnish nation than loops and scrawls and cursive, said one of the members of … Continue reading

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