tech writers cooking up the recipes...

Subject: tech writers cooking up the recipes...
From: "Owen" <owenf -at- mighty -dot- co -dot- za>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 24 Dec 2002 08:03:16 -0000


thats soooo weird! i also thought it was just me. i love to cook!

maybe recipes are not only tech writing, but the Source of *all* tech
writing? i think its feasible; after all, humans and other life forms are
interested in food over pretty much everything else. Recipes are
traditionally shared and must therefore reach a wide audience and also be
easily translatable.

and recipes are very old. we certainly had recipes before computers...
...transistors...
...radio...
...electricity...
...formalised writing?

i guess it has to be off topic to some extent. thanks a stack for your
t-letter idea Tom, I am going to try a fresh start to employment seeking as
of now.

cheers
owen


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