Yes, originally planned as a printed book - old fashioned concept soon
proven to be impractical due to costs of such an exercise. A minor
skirmish did happen, but it was a storm in a teacup. Luckily, Alison
came along on her white charger and saved the day. (About then, I
stopped sulking at Joe saying it wasn't a PoetryEtc project and came
Now you can all individually print out a wonderful hard copy with
Peter C's design and formatting: no postage & handling, no book cost,
no sales tax to pay. Beautiful!
Andrew ('once a jolly swagman')
2008/10/4 Kenneth Wolman <[log in to unmask]>:
> Patrick McManus wrote:
>> a printed POETRYETC collection. Would it be possible to do a group printed
>> version of this one ??masthead 11
> Wasn't the anthology originally intended for "real book" publication? Then
> all sorts of unpleasant stuff happened, people snitted out of here, took
> their marbles (what's left of them) and went home, and life eventually
> proceeded in digital form.
> Companion and yr unobserv't srvt are going to DC in a bit, walk around, eat,
> go to the opera at the Kennedy Center.
> Ken Wolman http://bestiaire.typepad.com
> "I have been watching you; you were there, unconcerned perhaps, but with a
> strange distraught air of someone forever expecting a great misfortune, in
> sunlight, in a beautiful garden."--Maurice Maeterlinck, Pelleas et Melisande