With all the changes in format…
I can still, with a little effort, find the information I need in the archives.
With all the shrill, negative voices…
I can still find comments which inspire me.
With all the bickering…
I can still read a 10-page thread where everyone comes together to share hulls, or resin tints, etc…
With all the same-old, same-old…
I can still find something new which tweaks my mind.
I can still learn something about shaping.
I can still have one-on-one interactions with real geniuses, giants of the industry.
JJR/ProboxLarry/RobinMair/Greg/Bert/Greg/All the amazing guys I’m sure to be forgetting in the rush. Try having that kind of pro-level access in ANY other amateur hobby.
I can still have one-on-one interactions with real geniuses, backyard stunters like myself
oneula/chipper/benny/lillibel/markv/pierreb/johnmellor/hunty/afoaf/maxmercy/synergytodd/janklow/austin/gregtate/brownfish/tomstern/thelistisliterallyendless!! Quality folks, and some genuine friends I’ve never met in person.
The point is…
I’ve seen a lot of comments lately, “this is what I hate about sways these days…”
Negativity is hard to deal with sometimes, especially when it has been rare in the past. But you know what? There’s still a lot to love here.
There is absolutely no doubt in my mind, swaylocks has improved my quality of life, orders of magnitude more than any other “virtual” influence.
It is my number one resource for my number one recreational activity.
I still love sways.