[Phoenix-pm] Scott Walters

Jason Riedel jasonriedel at jasonriedel.com
Wed Dec 22 00:43:43 CST 2004

Awesome. Amen for Apress and Geek Spirit and Congratulations on finishing 
that's an accomplishment I don't have the drive to achieve. Also I don't 
have any problem writing a classy review after reading the book :) So come 
on Doug, how about a meeting to break us into the New Year?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Scott Walters" <scott at illogics.org>
To: "Jason Riedel" <jasonriedel at jasonriedel.com>
Cc: <phoenix-pm at pm.org>
Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 2004 11:50 AM
Subject: Re: [Phoenix-pm] Scott Walters

>I have no "Christmas spirit", but my geek spirit persuades me to give out
> free copies. Of course, if meeting turnout is at a record high, then
> the familiar faces will get copies first then everyone else will have to
> draw. Or do one of Doug's challenges >=)
> Apress sent me a box of 20 of these things. Close friends, family, and
> contributors are also on the list, and I'm letting some lose into the
> wild via Book Crossing.
> I hope this prompts demand for an immediate Perl Mongers meeting. And
> if you want to do something nice and generous for me (and generally
> kiss up), write a nice book review for Slashdot, Amazon, books.perl.org, 
> or
> whatever.
> Seriously, Phoenix Perl Mongers gave me an outlet to vet ideas for
> explanations for the thing, and for that I'm grateful.
> -scott
> On  0, Jason Riedel <jasonriedel at jasonriedel.com> wrote:
>> Wow Scott a book deal? I read the initial post a few days ago, but thats
>> really cool I had no idea you were up to that. Of course if I showed up 
>> to
>> a meeting ever I would probably be more in the know. Anyway, are you 
>> gonna
>> be selling your book at the next PM meeting or being generous in 
>> christmas
>> spirit? LOL, either way I'm game for a copy so I will have to make it a
>> point to show to the next meeting!
>> Doug when might that be?
>> Way to inactive member (I read daily, but post rarely),
>> Jason Riedel
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Scott Walters" <scott at illogics.org>
>> To: "Douglas E. Miles" <perlguy at earthlink.net>
>> Cc: <phoenix-pm at pm.org>
>> Sent: Monday, December 20, 2004 3:34 AM
>> Subject: Re: [Phoenix-pm] Scott Walters
>> >Yeah, but not reviewed, and Amazon says they have P6N in stock and I've
>> >sent brian d foy the proofs ages ago and the POD before that. I
>> >was hoping for a proper review =P
>> >
>> >But I owe him an article that's now late so I suppose it's fair...
>> >
>> >I got http://www.perl6now.com up and I have copies to bring in to
>> >the next meeting.
>> >
>> >-scott
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >On  0, "Douglas E. Miles" <perlguy at earthlink.net> wrote:
>> >>WOOT!  Scott Walters and his book "Perl 6 Now" are mentioned on page 4
>> >>of the latest issue of the Perl Review!
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