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Re: 1st, 2nd, 3rd - 4th person POV??

From:Carol Anne Buckley <cbuckley@...>
Date:Monday, October 4, 2004, 13:27
Nice to re-meet you, Tim.  It's a fun list, isn't it?  But much of the time
I'm too busy to do anything...constructive...for it.  At least it's a great

Carol B.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tim Smith" <tim.langsmith@...>
To: <CONLANG@...>
Sent: Sunday, October 03, 2004 4:48 PM
Subject: Re: 1st, 2nd, 3rd - 4th person POV??

> At 02:19 PM 9/24/2004 -0400, Carol Anne Buckley wrote: > >Hi, > > > >I'm new! I have been lurking for a few days. I have a BA in Linguistics > >and Cognitive Psych and an MA in Linguistics (emphasis on Oceanic
> >and am interested in language in general and Polynesian languages in > >particular. I write futurist fiction (as yet unpublished). I have no > >pressing need to develop a conlang at the moment, and, perhaps
> >feel rather confident about doing it if I ever need to. (And it will > >probably be based on Hawaiian, Maori and other EP languages.) I am more > >interested in abstract discussions than the issues of constructing a > >particular language. > > > >However I met some of your extremely interesting list members at Worldcon > >and thought it would be cool to see what y'all are writing about online. > > Hi, Carol! I'm one of those people you met at Worldcon, and that > conversation motivated me to rejoin this list after far too long an > absence. (I realize with a shock that it's been about four years.) I've > been lurking for about two weeks now, and am still way behind on incoming > messages (as you can see by the fact that it's been nine days since you > posted the message I'm now replying to). But I'm glad to be back, and
> to become more of an active participant after I get caught up. > > - Tim