English spelling might seem crazy and unfair, but there are reasons for how it got to be that way. Here is the brief history, in words and pictures, of our weird spelling system and the people who made it.
Sean O’Neill is an illustrator and cartoonist living in Chicago. Creator of the graphic novel Rocket Robinson and the Pharaoh’s Fortune, he really can draw that fast. Seriously.
Linguist, author of In the Land of Invented Languages, living in Chicago, doing her part to fight off the cot-caught merger and keep "gym shoes" alive.
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