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Dear Ms Kushner,

I have bought 2 copies. One for a friend and one for me.

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This needy artist thanks you! I hope you enjoy it ,and your friend as well.

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Nov 27, 2021Liked by Ellen Kushner

You and Delia are SO right about needy artists. We are indeed.

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HAHAHAHA I was thinking of you when I wrote that - I thought you'd find it incredibly icky! God, I adore you.

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I am all of a dither, Ellen. Thank you, thank you xx

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It's such a beautiful piece! And such a loving gesture.

(Please let me know if you get any bumps from this? I'm dead curious, and you know why, my Sister in Newsletters.)

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Of course. Sharing useful info is the first rule of SiN.

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Reporting a bump, Sister. x

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Goody! My Stats here do not show anyone clicking to your Etsy from this Post/Letter - but as long as they find you, that's what counts!

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Ellen! I have just sent you a message to ask you about the best way for me to buy one for me to read to my kids, and one to send to my friend Alex in the States ; a couple of years ago, when Alex still lived in Paris, I realised that he was going to be spending Chanukah far from all his family, and so I asked him to come to our home and share his festival with us,, and teach us about it. He came with all the necessary, including the tiny travel-menorah, and ... a dreidl each for the kids. I haven't seen him now since COVID, but my family is his family, and I cannot think of a better way to tell him that ...

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That's so lovely, Mark! Info on how to order the book online to be sent to U.S. friends is in this post above. I'm not really certain how to get it in Europe. Maybe you can check with Amazon.fr?

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I can’t believe that I did not add my voice to The Smoosh Report 2021! It was so good that it never made it outside of my apartment. I will make it again and take a photograph. It went down too quickly.

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