UPDATE 26.11.21: Once again the Afterword’s collective generosity belies it’s very occasional descent into hand-bags at, er, dawn-ery and produces a result so gob-smacking that it beggars belief. In the course of just one not-quite week your donations have secured our hosting costs for almost the next two years and with the increase in the number of recurring donations, we suspect that two year mark will be achieved (presuming our hosting costs don’t rise significantly, of course). I’m sure we speak on behalf of everyone in the collective in offering a great big thank you to all of us.
We’ll leave this message up for the weekend before taking it down but remember that you can donate any amount, however small, at any time and if the time wasn’t right for you this time round, that’s OK too. Enjoy.
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