Re: SPAMMING the Homeless Peoples Network

Theodore Latham (tedrico@hotmail.com)
Thu, 02 Apr 1998 13:43:38 PST


Pat,

   The motion has been properly seconded  :)

Regards,

Tedrico Latham

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Virginia Sellner wrote:

>
>How right you are Pat -  V
>
>
Pat Meyers wrote:

>>Sorry if you were offended.  If you're white, you are probably not
>>eligible for *this call for papers, but I will send others that are 
more
>>racially inclusive.  But, by all means, check with the addresses 
below; I
>>could be very wrong.
>>
>>Obviously, I sent because I thought that stories of homelessness by
>>homeless are excellent topics, and deserve as much public notice as
>>possible. 
>>
>>Not spam.
>>
>>I also posted because I have been an hpn listmember since it's 
inception,
>>and am well aware of the abilities of these group members to have a 
good,
>>clear, readable say.  And I thought others might benefit therefrom.
>>
>>Pat Myers
>>
>>On Thu, 2 Apr 1998, Homeless Reader wrote:
>>
>>> >GUIDELINES:
>>> >
>>> >All contributors must identify as women of color and creative 
writers
>>> >(of any genre).  Only submit essays (no poetry or fiction) which 
should
>>> >follow these criteria:  2,500 words or less, typed, double spaced, 
8 1/2
>>> >by 11 inch paper, 12 point font, full identifying information 
including
>>> >phone number, address and email on the cover sheet.  Please send 
two
>>> >copies, one paragraph biography, and letter-size SASE for 
confirmation
>>> >of receipt and updates.  If you wish your manuscripts returned, 
please
>>> >include second SASE with enough postage.
>>> >
>>> >DEADLINE:  June 15, 1998
>>> >
>>> >Send inquiries, SASE for book summary, or submissions to:
>>> >
>>> >Calderon
>>> >re:  Anthology
>>> >1356 East 28th Street
>>> >Oakland, CA  94606
>>> >
>>> >email- paraluna@aol.com
>>> >
>>> >
>>> >PLEASE FORWARD THIS EMAIL TO ANYONE YOU KNOW WHO MAY BE INTERESTED.
>>> >GRACIAS!
>>> >This message was brought to you by "Dorsie L. Hathaway"
>>> ><dorsieh@teleport.com>.
>>> >To post, send mail to moms@queernet.org
>>> 
>>> O.K., O.K.  I "think" I am a woman, and my color is "white."  Can I
>>> "submit"?  I'll bet I'm more "creative" that anyone who cares to 
negotiate
>>> the narrow "guidelines" you published!
>>> 
>>> Signed: Homeless Reader
>>> 
>>> And, if you don't like this, go SPAM yourself!  (Why are you posting 
to the
>>> Homeless Peoples Network?)
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>
>>*********************************
>>"To live dangerously is to live
>>in the Borderland, where desire,
>>justice and love meet."
>>                    Henry Giroux
>>
>>
>
>


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