--- Blind Lemming Chiffon <blindlemmingchiffon@...> wrote:
> MileHiCon had 3 guests I can recall, all
> around 20 years ago, that fit in that
> genre - Leslie Fish, Juanita Coulson
> and Peter Beagle. They drew a huge crowd
> of filk people from all over the country.
> Then, one year, OVFF and MileHiCon ended
> up being on the same weekend - sometimes
> it is, and sometimes not - but the out-
> of-state filk people have never come back...
> It also didn't help that 2 or 3 of our
> local "stars" moved away. And other things
> happened. ... (By the way, I'll miss
> MileHiCon this year. OVFF is the same weekend.)
Thank you for attending MileHiCon when you have nothing better to do.
> I know the difference between being welcomed
> and being made to feel like something the cat
> dragged in, and MileHiCon, for me, has tended
> more toward the latter in recent years.
We don't appreciate you sufficiently when you deign to attend
MileHiCon? But we seem to appreciate you more than you appreciate
MileHiCon - reciprocity would suggest we should complain more about you.