[DWJ] Lurkers on the List
maaria.rantala at iki.fi
Wed Mar 28 07:09:17 EDT 2007
Another full-time lurker here answering to the call!
What Liina wrote was almost exactly what I was planning to write, so
instead I'll just copy it. :)
> I can't speak for anybody else, but as for me ... well, you vocal
> ones ARE a bit intimidating, in fact ;) However, that's mostly
> because - as another lurker once remarked - everyone else here seems
> to have so wise opinions and excellent arguments (for occasional
> That may be because of educational background, I don't know. But
> after reading these discussions for a while it you sort of feel silly
> trying to join in with "I really liked/didn't like the book!" type of
> comment. Well, I do, at least.
> Why I read the list, then?
> Well, I really like the friendly tone of the list, I really love
> books by DWJ, and I get tons of excellent book recommendations :D
And a point of my own to add: since I subscribe to the digest mode of
the list, if I for once have a fine enough point to make, the opinion
is very often already been expressed by someone else.
Nowadays I'm even more of a lurker since I have to jump over and save
all the Game-related posts. I'm still clinging to my plan of saving
some money by getting the book from either Vancouver in June or London
(yay!) in August.
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