Yoon Ha Lee wrote: > My early experience with language was mixed. I had a perfectly good > "exotic" language in the home but being pressured to learn it properly > turned me off (I'm afraid I was a contrary little kid). Nothing to be afraid of in being contrary ... although plenty for /other/ people to be afraid of ;-) And believe me, I know! > Conlanging "for real" began last summer when I rediscovered the Language > Construction Kit and all the wonderful websites out there, and finally > learned of this list. :-) Similar to me. It was the Construction Kit that made me realise I might be capable of inventing a grammar. -- web. | Here and there I like to preserve a few islands of sanity netyp.com/ | within the vast sea of absurdity which is my mind. member/ | After all, you can't survive as an eight foot tall dragon | flesh eating dragon if you've got no concept of reality.