I received this charming note from BelloTempestade (https://www.deviantart.com/bellotempestade) regarding the comments I made on this piece:
'People are poor and can't afford a book several hundred dollars. To guilt trip them is disgusting but the joke's on you because it only makes you look like an asshole. Fuck you you're disgusting. You are a dimwit.'
I have been blocked and am unable to reply, but had I been able to send it, it would have been thus:
'I don't think you read my comments properly at all, or you could not have missed the point so entirely. I suggest you do so again before accusing and throwing insults. Key words: "I meant simply the reception to it here." I was
A friend's signed and inscribed copy of Andrew Lang's The Red Fairy Book which I illustrated for The Folio Society (2008) is on eBay. Please see the listing for details.
Please help raise some needed funds and give the book a good home.
Please kindly address this latest rash of spam post-haste. I would be most exceedingly obliged.
ETA: In unrelated news, I'm very glad to see that rich-text editors have finally been installed for journals. Something I have long wished for.
Bidpai is now up for auction for the Robin Relief fund. If you missed my mentioning it, do please read the listing to find out what it's for. Please bid or spread the word if you know anyone who may be interested. There are many other works by other artists, too.