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Re: The health of the Klingon language vs the health of the KLI

Terrence Donnelly (terrence.donnelly@sbcglobal.net) [KLI Member]



I nominate Doq to replace me as BG. I'm sure someone with your skills is up to the challenge, no matter what else you've got on your plate.

-- ter'eS


--- On Sun, 4/26/09, Doq <doq@embarqmail.com> wrote:

> From: Doq <doq@embarqmail.com>
> Subject: Re: The health of the Klingon language vs the health of the KLI
> To: tlhingan-hol@kli.org
> Date: Sunday, April 26, 2009, 9:16 AM
> If the beginners' grammarian often forgets that he is
> the beginners'  
> grammarian, perhaps it is time for him to choose a
> replacement.  
> Besides correcting beginners and guiding them, a big part
> of being BG  
> is prodding the general population into greater activity.
> 
> It's not just a responsive job. It's a proactive
> one. If you aren't up  
> to it these days -- all the BGs eventually reach that state
> -- then  
> it's time for a new BG. Basically, the task is not
> sustainable, but  
> for a year or two, new energy from a new BG can be a
> wonderful thing  
> for this list.
> 
> I cannot volunteer, myself, at this time, since I just got
> sucked into  
> one of the most personally satisfying and passionate new
> hobbies of my  
> life and I need a lot of time to do it well. Perhaps there
> is someone  
> else out there with skill and passion for the Klingon
> language who can  
> bring the list back to life?
> 
> Oh, and I'm a beta tester for the new iPhone/Touch app.
> Still tweaking  
> the details, but when it comes out, you want it bad enough
> that if you  
> don't have an iPhone or Touch yet, you'll probably
> want one, just to  
> run this thing.
> 
> Doq
> 
> On Apr 23, 2009, at 8:30 PM, Terrence Donnelly wrote:
> 
> >
> > (I'm not sure if this went through before or not;
> if so, excuse the  
> > double post)
> >
> > I'm more into providing resources for the
> interested.  My website is  
> > still up, with Kliflash vocabulary program (which
> should still be  
> > usable with current operating systems), the Grammar
> Addendum, Brief  
> > Guide to Klingon Grammar, and various texts, including
> my songs and  
> > movies.  I also serve as an unofficial resource on
> some Klingon (fan  
> > group) forums, and technically I'm still the
> Beginner's Grammarian  
> > of this list, although that's not a very hard job
> these days, and I  
> > may have missed a few noobs lately because frankly I
> forget that I am.
> >
> > I'm currently working on animating my latest song
> "lurDech" and have  
> > in the back of my mind doing the song "Play That
> Funky Music, White  
> > Boy" someday.
> >
> > http://teresh.tdonnelly.org
> >
> >
> >
> >






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