The name of this blog is…Notes from Underground

January 1, 2011 at 7:17 pm (Uncategorized)

A few people have asked me about the name of this blog, and whether or not I like the UK eighties band Fischer-Z. So here goes…

I really like Dostoyevsky. And since I had once edited a journal called Red & Black Notes, I thought Notes from Underground would be a cool title.

Fischer is the pen name I use. I added “zed” because although I live in Canada,  I spent the first 17 years of my life in Britain. I wasn’t particularly a fan of the band, but I like the way it went together. Somehow when I was registering the blog I screwed up the URL and it ended up as fischerzed.wordpress.com.

And there’s the whole sorry story.

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1 Comment

  1. luna said,

    Good to learn the origin of the “ed” in “Zed”. I’ve been puzzled why you put “ed” at the end. 😛
    Have a happy start of 2011.

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