User:Nick-D

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There's one characteristic that sets writing apart from most of the other arts – its apparent democracy, by which I mean its availability to almost everyone as a medium of expression

—Margaret Atwood, On Writers and Writing

It’s a funny habit to write encyclopedia entries. It’s not a mass taste.

Arguing with anonymous strangers on the internet is a sucker's game because they almost always turn out to be – or to be indistinguishable from – self-righteous sixteen year olds possessing infinite amounts of free time

—Neal Stephenson, Cryptonomicon
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22 July 2015

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To do list
I intend to work on these articles in the near future:

  1. Operation Mascot
  2. Operation Goodwood (naval)
  3. Operation Pamphlet
  4. 1 May 1982 engagements (draft under development here, and suggestions for a better article name would be appreciated!)
  5. Proposed Japanese invasion of Australia during World War II
  6. World War I defences of Australia
  7. Battle of Labuan
  8. Kaname Harada

I also have plans to improve or start the following articles over the longer term:

Some ideas for articles
I don't intend to work on these topics (probably!), but I hope that someone else does

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