Tired Metaphors: A Cry for Originality

George Orwell, on the heels of publishing¬†Animal Farm and various autobiographical essays, published “Politics and the English Language“. ¬†The essay is still being used in writing courses everywhere as a loud voice railing against predictable and unimaginative writing. In the essay, Orwell makes several remarks of note but his thesis is clear: “Now it isContinue reading “Tired Metaphors: A Cry for Originality”