[Glorantha]Re: Worst Example for....

From: Olli Kantola <newsalor_at_ee.oulu.fi>
Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2004 15:59:51 +0200 (EET)

Dear Terra,

No matter how I searched, I didn't the message you said you sent to the digest in any of the archives or my digest mails themselves. I fear that that makes my reply, that just came back to me in a digest, seem awfully silly. Perhaps your message could have been filtered out as spam or something?

Olli Kantola

As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.

On Mon, 1 Nov 2004, TERRA INCOGNITA wrote:

> Below is my latest post to Glorantha Digest.....
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "TERRA INCOGNITA" <inarsus-ferilt-z_at_mrg.biglobe.ne.jp>
> To: <glorantha_at_rpglist.org>
> Sent: Monday, October 25, 2004 11:21 PM
> Subject: Worst Example for....
>> Worst Example for designing of Kralorela.......?
>> Eliot Pattison's Detective Novels
>> http://www.eliotpattison.com/
>> <<Ohh, modern Chinese are bad! They are not good example, or at least, not
>> good guys to our sample for Kralori = Tibetan Tantrists = Chinese...>>
>> Yeah, but fine detective stories and good example what they can do while
>> westerns sleeping peacefully in their bed......(evil grin)
>> About my article of Lur Nop......
>> (Some of Olli's change which I am difficult to accept.....but this is non
>> canon but simply my choice for my Glorantha.)
>> p. 5 Overview.....
>> Kethaelan Presence in Lur Nop. About Karse's size? Population
>> I am not sure why handrans were included to the category, and is it
>> plausible that Kralori "servants" serving faithfully foreign devils can be
>> near of Kralorelans.....
>> IIRC, I said to Joerg Lur Nop's size of the city is larger than Nochet
>> though its population is much low than Nochet, because its thin density.
> But
>> I am not sure why Olli inserted the name of Karse here......I think
> handrans
>> should have less ignored than kethaelans, see the Tradetalk article.....
>> Lur Nop: Karse is Large City in the category of Old Genertela Box.
>> Nochet is that of Metropolis (more than 25000). Karse is just a large city
>> (6000-25000) in Genertela Box.
>> See Joerg's current musing.
>> http://www.seedwiki.com/page.cfm?doc=City%20of%20Karse&wikiid=7069&wpid=
>> p. 9 Second Battle Field of Heseroon Marn
>> Fen Ko Ru general of NDR. or Selelan? It is unreasonable to read the name
> of
>> Can Shu here.....I think Can Shu's notoriety wasn't so large before his
>> exile to north IMG. of course and Olli has right to alter it.
>> If his assumption is right to make straight line, Can Shu has lived long
>> more than mere mortal man and evil before his exile to north.
>> p.9 Scholastics and Poets
>> My image of debate of scholars are in Sung Dynasty Confucians, great
>> philosophers debated for the righteousness between legalism and
>> humanism....not just a ruffians.......One of such scholars was called
>> founder of "Feng Shui" art......
>> Of course, I am biased toward of my own preference and it is not debatable
>> matter, I love illustration and other parts of article of ZL #2, suomi
>> people did fine job for it without my poor help, but worst of it is that
> the
>> article was too short! (I expected more Kralorela material. I don't know
>> anything about ZL #3, if there is another plan.)
>> TI

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