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Re: Article about "new" Conlang

From:Wesley Parish <wes.parish@...>
Date:Wednesday, February 5, 2003, 8:37
On Wednesday 05 February 2003 01:09 pm, you wrote:
> I had honestly forgotten how much fun this mailing list is. > > I had also forgotten exactly why I always sign off a few weeks after I > have (re-)joined. But I was soon reminded when e-mail started pouring in. > Day and night, without end. > > Anyway, the primary reason that I joined this time is that I have written > a short article about a fictional conlang called The Ancient Tongue of the > Wise. The language in question (which may not even be a real conlang, > although it looks like one) originated with the computer game The Citadel > (third in the Lords of Midnights series) by Mike Singleton. There are only > some fragments of it that I have been able to find, but I tried to analyze > them as best I could.
I always have a problem with those "languages of the wise" ... (dons asbestos suit) What we really need is "languages of the stupid". Wesley Parish
> > The article is primarily written for fans of the computer games, but > before I present it to them, I would like to have some input from people > who are better at this than I am. So anyone who happens to be interested > and who has a little time to spare can currently take a look at it here: > > > > This is only a temporary location, so please do NOT link to this page. > > Any and all feedback is appreciated. > > /Fredrik (glad to be back, but somewhat stressed by the fact that > eight(!) new posts arrived only while writing this message)
-- Mau e ki, "He aha te mea nui?" You ask, "What is the most important thing?" Maku e ki, "He tangata, he tangata, he tangata." I reply, "It is people, it is people, it is people."


Peter Bleackley <peter.bleackley@...>