• 1st & 2nd,  WORDPRESS

    THIS IS MY 2ND BLOG POST 7/7/24

    7/7/24 It’s possible for a written word (such as “lorem”) to be content-less because a written word is simply a string of characters, and strings of characters by themselves don’t have meaning unless they are placed within the context of a language. The content of a written word isn’t the string of characters of which it’s comprised, it’s the meaning imparted to that string of characters by the language. For example, the string of characters “hablar” has no meaning until placed in the context of the Spanish language—if you don’t speak any Spanish, “hablar” has as much content as “lorem”. But in music, the sound itself is the content. How…