Think about the size of this hobby. It ain't all that large anymore, and you can easily argue it's getting smaller.
Think about the size of the OSR within this hobby of ours. While it may be larger then a pimple on the ass of the 40-something Cougar in the latest Non-Pathfinder supplement, it's still small as all shit.
We don't need negativity. What we need is naivety. Really. No sane indie publisher of OSR related gaming material should even make the attempt to publish without a large dose of it.
To quote the great sage Baloo: "You've got to accentuate the positive, Eliminate the negative, And latch on to the affirmative, Don't mess with Mister In-Between!"
Give it you all, lads and ladies. If you bugger it, pick yourself up and try again. Whether it's in this hobby, or life in general, the only failure is the lack of making the attempt.
Final word of advice: Beer, Books and Felines don't mix ;)
Tomorrow: Cold Fens - As far as I know, the group is returning to the Cold Fens tomorrow. They bought some boats, discussed but didn't actually budget for any elven blinds to co...
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