[kj] I had my doubts..
taseti at supanet.com
Sat Feb 1 07:28:42 EST 2014
The PDF version is apparently an old, draft, some three or four years
old now. It was leaked by someone other than Jaz.
On 29/01/2014 6:03 pm, adrianwason at btinternet.com wrote:
> i've nearly finished the pdf
> is it much different to the book?
> the pdf always fondly remembers Raven
> Cant recall much about Jaz being promiscuous
> There are some very interesting passages in the pdf-about
> Geordie/keyboard players lighter fuel!
> I've read a lot late at night after a few glasses of wine so will prob
> have to read the real one which is only right.
> Whats the cd like??
> *From:* "Devacor at aol.com" <Devacor at aol.com>
> *To:* gathering at misera.net
> *Sent:* Wednesday, 29 January 2014, 17:39
> *Subject:* Re: [kj] I had my doubts..
> Im about 3/4ths through (well the pdf )
> I don't know if its the same format/order as the book, but it does
> jump around a lot.
> I think one has to really be a core fan/'gatherer' to have it
> have any real relevance.
> He does have some cool recounts and gives some details on time
> periods, song lyrics etc, that are interesting- , but he spends a good
> bit of time meticulously detailing some of his personal accounts on
> the island that I just dont see an outsider having much interest in
> (though I personally enjoy it, find it interesting, and had a hard
> timing putting it down at certain points)
> The occult ramblings I find interesting , can follow most of it, but
> a lot of it is technical and doesn't provide much practical
> application (although I have added a few things from it to a
> presentation that I do)-- I dont he was too concerned about that,, but
> I guess it provides an interesting peek into that head of his-- which
> I also dont thnk it quite as tidy and structured as the book presents,
> but that would pretty much go for anyone.
> as for the 'order of kaph' -- not sure who he got to do his logo
> designs! (if book has same ones as the pdf)
> but sounds like he could be lookin' for a few good gatherers to join
> the ranks at some point..
> yes Jaz does mention some of the promiscuity that went in during those
> raucous 80's years, but didn't seem to do it in a bragging sort of
> way- if that was different, then it could have made me lose a little
> respect for him.
> I do plan to finish , and then get the book to re read- I would
> personally invest the time in a double read .
> I find it stimulating and most of the books I have to read are
> generally people taking (similiar) complex info and making it more
> streamlined and friendly- this is somewhat the opposite, so (to me) it
> makes it a bit interesting..
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> In a message dated 1/29/2014 11:00:30 A.M. Eastern Standard Time,
> wessidetempest at hotmail.com writes:
> So Alex what would you rate this. A, B, C, etc. I'm a fan boy
> but I'm wearing thin on all of these Pledge drives. But I am a
> Colsey fan
> From: vassifer at earthlink.net
> To: letranger789 at yahoo.com; gathering at misera.net
> Date: Wed, 29 Jan 2014 09:32:51 -0500
> Subject: Re: [kj] I had my doubts..
> I too have been graced with my long awaited copy. As has been
> noted, the pages are crazy thin and the font is wicked small. It
> is mercifully in a sort of chronological order, so skimming about
> (because, say, you DON'T want to read about a Jaz's ruminations on
> any number of strenuously esoteric matters) is possible.
> Some observations:
> 1. Jaz was a bit promiscuous.
> 2. Raven apparently didn't contribute much to the song-writing effort.
> 3. There are lots of charts that look like the sort of thing Wyle
> E. Coyote would draw up were he more obsessed with Thomas Malthus'
> eugenics and the occult instead of catching that rascally roadrunner.
> I'll going to endeavor to do the full read, though.
> Ale xin NYC
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