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--- On Fri, 7/10/09, <deinx nxtxr> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> From: <deinx nxtxr> <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Re: Why are you constructing your language(s)?
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Date: Friday, July 10, 2009, 10:17 AM
> Herman Miller wrote:
> > Lee wrote:
> >> Question for everyone: why are you constructing
> your language(s)? Any
> >> particular reasons or uses, or "just cuz"?
> Anything else you care to
> >> mention, like name of conlang, number of people
> who understand it,
> >> etc.?
> >> 
> >> Lee
> > 
> > You might as well ask "why do you play the piano" or
> "why do you play video games". It's a fun way to pass the
> time, a good mental exercise. I do have a world that goes
> with the languages, but it's been a long time since I did
> any writing, drawing, role-playing, or anything else along
> those lines. And many of the languages I spend the most time
> with aren't directly associated with the con-world or the
> people who live there.
> 
> Yes, it's all about keeping the mind busy.
> 
> 
> 
> > Maybe someday I'll get back to writing, but if so, it
> would be more to create a better background for the
> languages than anything else.
> 
> Now that you've mentioned music, I have a couple guitars in
> the next room that I've meaning to learn how to play.
> 

I've got a keyboard waiting for me. I'm far from good, but that's what MIDI is for. ;)

Lee