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Subject:Re: new newsgroup - alt.publish.books From:chelsea corazon <karetool -at- SIRIUS -dot- COM> Date:Sat, 4 Jan 1997 05:30:14 GMT
elliemk <elliemk -at- pobox -dot- com> wrote:
>> I saw on post on a news group but can't remember which one. The message
>> said that a new newsgroup called alt.publish.books was out there. I tried
>> to get to it several times, but always got the message "No such
>> Newsgroup". Do I have the name wrong or has it not started yet?
>> Thanks in advance for your help.
>Best thing to do is write your ISP and ask them to carry it. It's
>there, but since it's so new, many isps aren't carrying it yet. Good
>Freelance Writer, Editor & Researcher
>Also Associate Editor for U.S. of:
>Pure Fiction: best selling novels and how to write them...
> WEB: http://www.purefiction.com
Not to mention the fact that Ellie has her **own** newsgroup
alt.purefiction (to which I subscribe.)