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Re: My finances.
Re: My finances.
Fri, 9 Nov 2018 00:40:50 +0100
Am Mi., 27. Juni 2018 um 22:31 Uhr schrieb David Kastrup <address@hidden>:
> Hi folks,
> I've been afraid of looking at my bank account for the past months but
> finally had to do so. For the last three months, the payments from
> LilyPond users were stable: one paying €100 monthly, one paying €75
> monthly, one paying €10 monthly. Thanks, you know who you are (I hope).
> When adding in the payments arriving via Paypal, I am at about €200 per
> month. Which doesn't pay for a whole lot of bills in Germany.
> Now obviously I am not currently providing a whole lot of value in
> return but at least enough that we will hopefully be seeing a reasonably
> tolerable stable version 2.20 soonish and it's not like I have nothing
> to do with it, either. And it's not like when I wasn't yet hampered as
> absolutely by the blood pressure medication until skipping it gave me a
> stroke and not burned out as much that I earned as much as a software
> developer of my productivity then. Or even as much as a janitor.
> I'll go looking for a menial minimum wage job soonish where I don't need
> to be creative on command. In the meantime, try thinking about whether
> my contributions to what LilyPond is have been of value to you. And if
> they were, consider giving some back. And if you can't think of
> anything better than money, that's ok with me too.
> All the best
I've sent something to your bank account. Should be available soon, if
Not as much I'd wish and with huge delay (sorry for that) ...
Thanks for all you've done and do.
I'd like to invite you to consider joining (if not already done).
Well, I'm not a native speaker so I doubt I've expressed myself
accurately, so you may reread the mail I reply to.
- Re: My finances.,
Thomas Morley <=