Thoughts on writing

Nick Asbury
An arising of thoughts on copywriting, poetry, advertising, design, language and culture.
Created 16 Jul 2021
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  • The opposite of school
    07 Oct 2021 • 11 min read • 11 14
    Hello again. For anyone new here, I’m a writer of poetry, downbeat diaries, branding and advertising projects, articles for Creative Review and The Guardian, and books about design. Thoughts on Writin...
  • Five critical patch updates for the English language
    16 Sep 2021 • 10 min read • 4 6
    Hello again. For anyone new here, I’m a writer of poetry, downbeat diaries, branding and advertising projects, articles for Creative Review and The Guardian, and books about design. My plan is to send...
  • The reality distortion field
    19 Aug 2021 • 11 min read • 7 6
    First, thanks to all who have subscribed since the first post. My plan is to send something once a month and make it a substantial read. The broad theme: using language as a way into wider cultural an...
  • Purpose wins. Who loses?
    19 Jul 2021 • 11 min read • 15 6
    NB: This is a long read, in five parts. Not all of the newsletters will be as long as this. Hello by the way. Part 1: Cannes and D&AD Another advertising awards season comes to a close and Purpose is ...
  • An arising of thoughts on copywriting, poetry, advertising, design, language and culture.
    16 Jul 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hello, welcome to Thoughts on writing. I am he as he is me. I have not yet had the thoughts I will be writing about, because writing will be the way that I have them. But they will relate in some way ...
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