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13 April 2018


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Thanks so much, I really appreciate the faith you have in my literature and empowering me to carry on writing for PNG.

Given my physical condition, I reIy heavily on two things to do my writing and they are a reliable mobile phone and a PC.

When I have this two, I am complete. The world is in my hand. When one is missing, I am disabled.

Thanks for your prompt action. I will be back in action starting from Tuesday.

As Phil indicates, with Francis, it's a matter of rites on. Hero man!

As I said to Francis, this isn't some sort of charity on our part, we've got a vested interest in seeing him keep writing. His articles and the views he expresses are an integral part of PNG Attitude. It wouldn't be the same without him.

If you added up all his contributions to PNG Attitude and to the cause of literature in PNG and translated them into monetary terms the cost of a new laptop wouldn't even represent a drop in the bucket.

I visited him some days ago at the hospital and he showed me the damaged laptop screen and feel helpless to assist him. Francis Nii is an assert to Simbu writers but we have no money to support him. Thanks to those who did the fund raising to buy him a new laptop.

"Our Man in Kundiawa" is very important in the PNG Attitude mix, just as "Our Man in Wabag" is important.

We need to keep him writing.

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