Re: [aloha-donblanding] Digest Number 292
- My interest in Don Blanding remains high, but a job change at the end of last
year has taken up much of my time. My interest is both in his poetry and
assembling a collection of first editions in great condition.
Perhaps more discussion of his poetry would pique my interest and the
interest of others. I know few people (TJ excepted) who even know who
Blanding is, but have talked him up at work among poetry-loving coworkers. I
have even given away two copies of Vagabond's House to people along with our
We can only do what we can do. I read the messages here religiously and
occasional go to the group to check out new material added. I can only
encourage folks to hand in their. And I certainly am interested in the book.
Whatever help I might be is yours for the asking.
I think there is an ebb and flow to these groups as participation rises and
falls. As with most things, it is a core group that propels it forward anyhow.
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