From: Kathy Kasten <catraja.nul> Date: Sun, 18 Dec 2011 21:06:40 +0000 Archived: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 18:01:30 -0500 Subject: Re: Shameless Plug >From: Gerald O'Connell <goc.nul> >To: <post.nul> >Date: Sun, 18 Dec 2011 00:54:22 -0000 >Subject: Re: Shameless Plug >>From: Nigel Watson <nigelwatson1.nul> >>To: post.nul >>Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2011 11:42:52 +0000 >>Subject: Re: Shameless Plug >>>From: Kathy Kasten <catraja.nul> >>>To: <post.nul> >>>Date: Fri, 16 Dec 2011 17:57:44 +0000 >>>Subject: Re: Shameless Plug >>>Just reading your shameless plug makes me want to buy the book. >>>However, I read the sales blurb and discovered you are only one >>>of the contributors. Therefore, I hesitate because, other than >>>Picknett and Prince, I have never heard of the other authors. >>>Basically, I am chicken to venture into weirdness with - to me - >>>unknown authors. >>Unknown authors! Gosh and burnt toast. >>Surely you've heard of me (well, perhaps not I've only written >>about UFOs since the 1970s and I'm British). Anyway, you >>shouldn't be so narrow minded when 'new' authors could actually >>be more interesting and authoritative than you might expect. >I've been researching this deeply, fearlessly and secretly since >I was 14, and persons so powerful, influential and important >that mere mention of their actual names online would result in >the whole list having to be eliminated by 'certain agencies' in >the middle of the night have told me on good authority that >there are a number of authors who were 'new' when they first >started publishing their work! >And before Andy Roberts starts moaning at me about facts, I >propose to come right out in the open and name names. So here's >three big ones to start with: Hemingway, Dickens and Tolstoy. >Yup folks, all three of 'em were 'new' when they started out! >Amazing, isn't it? >The research continues, but if I find out about any more I'm >going to keep it to myself. I don't want to risk everybody's >safety or plunge Kathy into more weirdness than she can handle. >Gerald O'Connell >'If we can't laugh, then we must cry...' Oh no, I have offended contributors to the book by not knowing their work. Oh no, oh me, oh my. What am I to do. I'm sure this problem will be rectified by the authors themselves - who are in this chat group - and they will come forward to chastise me for not knowing who they are. To which I will reply: do you know my work? Have you read anything I have written? I assume you are shaking your heads "no." Well, then, we are equal in being oblivious to each other. Not to worry. All will be revealed over time. KK Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast At: http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/ These contents above are copyright of the author and UFO UpDates - Toronto. They may not be reproduced without the express permission of both parties and are intended for educational use only.
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