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Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Jun 7 2006, 10:23 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,073
Posted By Dyna
Re: Newly bought Pern items

It's got to be better than that adhesive remover that the hospitals use. I got some of the pads just for removing such sticky problems. Oily, yucky and didnt work as well as I'd hoped. Didnt stain,...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Jun 6 2006, 09:52 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 31,918
Posted By Dyna
Re: If You Were to Impress...

I think I'd get brown. I could fly a green or even attempt a gold if I dare, they are more looked upon than the lesser colors yet dont carry the responsibility as golds & bronzes. Plus, browns are...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Jun 6 2006, 09:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,787
Posted By Dyna
Re: Map of Benden Weyr

A dragon can fly as high as he thinks he can.

Good protrayal of Nerats Tip, but the dragon itself? Torn wing looks odd...or was that supposed to be there? I kinda picture the legs a bit more...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Jun 6 2006, 09:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,561
Posted By Dyna
Re: How is "weyr" pronounced?

hmm...isnt this possibly a case of pota(long a)to verses pota(short a)to? I've always seen & said it as 'wear'. I never thought rhyming a rhyme to help pronounciation...never occured to me. It's been...
Forum: Café Archives Jun 6 2006, 09:12 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,214
Posted By Dyna
Re: Pern movie deal with Copperheart Entertainment

I agree on the use of CGI for the production of Anne's dragons. It will definatley make things more realistic. They can easily adapt people to animation. If anyone has seen Final Fantasy, one can...
Forum: Collecting Highlights Archives Jun 6 2006, 08:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,456
Posted By Dyna
Re: Collecting Highlight (19) - A Time When

Over $100? I take it you havent bought textbooks before?

*has spent over $200 for just one textbook in her past*

However, I have never seent his book. I'll keep my eyes peeled.

Dyna
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Jun 6 2006, 08:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,073
Posted By Dyna
Re: Newly bought Pern items

I FINALLY got in Continuum 1 & 4 Monday. The place I ordered them from using Abebooks said they were 'lost in the mail; and resent replacements. Now I can get on with my book collecting and now can...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Jun 6 2006, 08:36 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,785
Posted By Dyna
Re: Thread for committing to order the Stephensen-Payne/Benson bibliography

*pitches in late due to life's interruptions*

I'll take a couple as well. A read copy and a shelf copy.

Ciao,
Dyna
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 15 2006, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,120
Posted By Dyna
Re: A bit of humour

that was a good one
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 15 2006, 09:53 PM
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Views: 3,276
Posted By Dyna
Re: the potatoes

potato stamps???
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 15 2006, 09:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,463
Posted By Dyna
Re: Are you an Anne McCaffrey collector?

Does going out and buying the first printing of her stories in magazines count as being a collector...even tho Im gonna read them?

Dyna

(waiting for the galaxy magazines first printing of The...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 15 2006, 09:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,266
Posted By Dyna
Re: I can't believe I won this!!!

Wow.....congradulations. I was so into my other hobby (collecting coins) that I completely missed that one. Cheryl is right tho. $100 is a bit much to ship to the US...for any quality.

Dyna
Forum: Café Archives May 15 2006, 09:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,976
Posted By Dyna
Re: My oven blew up!

electrical appliances can be good...it throws the circuit breaker and no more electricity being conducted. Good thing it wasnt a gas-boom-thing.

Sting-pzzzt...good description actually. Any...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 11 2006, 12:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,702
Posted By Dyna
Re: What McCaffrey Books Do You Collect?

I think I have a list elsewhere on here of what I have...Im not reposting it.

I read what I collect and I collect what I dont have.

On order are Oct 1966 and Mar 1969 Galaxy Magazines for The...
Forum: Café Archives May 11 2006, 12:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,181
Posted By Dyna
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 11 2006, 12:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,463
Posted By Dyna
Re: Are you an Anne McCaffrey collector?

I read what I collect, so I guess Im a reading collector?

Dyna
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 5 2006, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,056
Posted By Dyna
Re: recent acquisition

Jeepers...where did you find such a find?

Dyna
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 5 2006, 04:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,227
Posted By Dyna
Re: The Ship Who Sang

Question about that title...

I have a book entitled The Ship Who Sang that is actually an anthology of different stories - or chapters written and published at different times under different...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 5 2006, 02:34 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,512
Posted By Dyna
Re: A Collector's Guide to the Works of Anne McCaffrey

Oh My :faint:

I want one.... *begs*

Dyna
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern May 5 2006, 02:30 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,556
Posted By Dyna
2cent Re: How do dragons die?

This is true, but still applies. Orlith stayed only until her eggs were ready to hatch....then she suicided with Leri. Nemorth also stayed until her eggs were ready to hatch. This is apparently a...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 5 2006, 02:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,073
Posted By Dyna
Re: Newly bought Pern items

You know....that White Dragon 1st ed looks awful familiar...I was bidding on one a while back & got outbid......

I just got in No One Noticed the Cat, green hardcover binding with gold inlay...
Forum: Café Archives May 5 2006, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,294
Posted By Dyna
Re: Broadband Hans

Lucky you....I live out in the middle of nowhere and I was lucky enough to get a promo for DSL last year....everyone else on this block still has dial-up.

No chance on me getting anything so...
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 1 2006, 04:01 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 14,441
Posted By Dyna
Re: The Ketchup Zone

LMAO

who gets the blue copy?
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 1 2006, 03:58 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,276
Posted By Dyna
Re: the potatoes

*sets the table of potatoes on fire*

Opps....but you did say flambe...

Dont worry....there are more potatoes....what flavor? Red, white, Idaho....these small funky purple ones?

Dyna
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 1 2006, 03:54 PM
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Views: 55,443
Posted By Dyna
Re: The Person Below Me Game

No

TPBM is barefoot
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 1 2006, 03:53 PM
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Views: 103,500
Posted By Dyna
Re: This or That?

Weyr - more fun

ranch or farm?
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 1 2006, 03:50 PM
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Posted By Dyna
Re: Word Association

ZZ Top (who can guess this reasoning?)
Forum: Games and Miscellany May 1 2006, 03:47 PM
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Views: 61,740
Posted By Dyna
Re: Alphabetical Word Game

X-ray feed? What is that?

Yam
Yarrow
Yogurt
Yellowfruit (Pernese)
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern May 1 2006, 03:33 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,556
Posted By Dyna
Re: How do dragons die?

Ugh....hound the topic to death. IMO - the dragon suicided because of the fact his rider was doing something a true rider - or dragon - would not dream of doing. It doesnt matter if his rider was...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern May 1 2006, 03:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,421
Posted By Dyna
Re: Aborts?

*went and read the alternate*

Odd. But okay.

Back to non-hatching eggs. Um...to approach. Aborted hatching can be due to many reasons. Primarily - as addressed - malformed fetuses. In the case...
Forum: Exhibit Hall May 1 2006, 02:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,953
Posted By Dyna
Re: Portrait of Anne McCaffrey

Journeywoman???? Okay....walk them tables. Someonw hand her that pretty sapphire and buckle it on. I swear your a Master, not no bleedin' Journeyman.

Excellent work. I am truely amazed!

Dyna
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room May 1 2006, 02:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,323
Posted By Dyna
Re: Basic book questions, paperback originals, etc.

Hmm....well, once I get the book, I'll ask to compare notes from this issue to previous issues. I know quite a bit about foodstuffs and what can and cannot (or should not) be included in a recipe for...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Apr 27 2006, 03:06 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,647
Posted By Dyna
Re: Pern concept art?

Reds & blacks...pretty much all I got in color. Dark...but the detail was nice. I didnt see what you see as thread. I see flaming at blackness. Definately a go on the clothing.

For concept art,...
Forum: Dragonriders of Pern Apr 27 2006, 02:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,421
Posted By Dyna
Re: Aborts?

*side note*

Eggs do breathe. There is gas exchange through the shell. Too much moisture, it dies. Not enough moisture, it dies. There is a specific humidity level for hatchlings in the case of...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Apr 27 2006, 02:07 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,323
Posted By Dyna
Re: Basic book questions, paperback originals, etc.

Im back...for a bit.

Im on & off...busy busy. Its spring.

Dont you love the smell of a brand new book? I just got in The Girl Who Heard Dragons 1st printing hard cover....so new the spine...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Apr 21 2006, 03:02 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,323
Posted By Dyna
Re: Basic book questions, paperback originals, etc.

*zips in*

I got my first continuum book in today...happens to be book #3 tho. Itchy fingers...I wanna open & read, but I'll make myself wait until I have them all.

Darn..I spent all morning at...
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 18 2006, 05:11 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 14,441
Posted By Dyna
Re: The Ketchup Zone

Like if we want to add to the imports from other countries...

*sees a sign*

Beware!!
Piranha infestation
Do Not Swim

*sees lawsuits*
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 18 2006, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14,543
Views: 513,132
Posted By Dyna
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 18 2006, 05:08 PM
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Views: 15,242
Posted By Dyna
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Apr 18 2006, 05:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,386
Posted By Dyna
Re: Latest Pern acquisitions

yeah...um....where to look.

storage, attic or closet....
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 18 2006, 05:00 PM
Replies: 2,630
Views: 55,443
Posted By Dyna
Re: The Person Below Me Game

Yes

TPBM is the TPAM (the person above me)
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 18 2006, 04:57 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,276
Posted By Dyna
Re: the potatoes

What about spuds?
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Apr 18 2006, 04:22 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,323
Posted By Dyna
Re: Basic book questions, paperback originals, etc.

okay - *goes in search of the continuum series.*

I was browsing around and found some interesting things regarding The White Dragon

ebay has a listing for a 1st ed hardback sidgwick & jackson...
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Apr 17 2006, 03:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,386
Posted By Dyna
Re: Latest Pern acquisitions

Boris Viejo...dating back the last 20 years. I know I dont have all of them, I think the college years after my dad passed are skipped. I vaguely remember seeing Hildebrandt signatures on some of...
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 17 2006, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14,543
Views: 513,132
Posted By Dyna
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 17 2006, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2,375
Views: 61,740
Posted By Dyna
Re: Alphabetical Word Game

Mango
Melon
Mushroom
Mandarin (orange)

(Myt - its jalapeño)
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 17 2006, 03:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,632
Posted By Dyna
Re: Dog-gone it

Im a glow now? Would that be a dim glow?
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Apr 17 2006, 03:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,323
Posted By Dyna
Re: Basic book questions, paperback originals, etc.

*goes and does research on publication dates and compares copyright dates*
Forum: Games and Miscellany Apr 17 2006, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3,484
Views: 103,500
Posted By Dyna
Re: This or That?

neither - Im allergic to cholocate

lemon drops or orange stars?
Forum: Book Collector's Meeting Room Apr 17 2006, 03:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,386
Posted By Dyna
Re: Latest Pern acquisitions

oh wow....you hit upon another collection of mine....providing I can place half of them. The calanders. My dad started collecting them when I was in high school...about um...*gasp* 20 years ago?

I...
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