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  • #106120
    Misty Harrison
    Participant

    what does it mean when this website says someone left the community?

    #106121
    Jerusha Amado
    Participant

    Hi Misty,

    As far as I know, people leave the community of their own accord.

    #106122
    Elizabeth L
    Participant

    Who are they?

    #106123
    Misty Harrison
    Participant

    Hi Jerusha I wasn’t sure because if you click on the person’s name for their e-mail it says in red that they left the community like they did something bad

    #106124
    Elizabeth L
    Participant

    I haven’t noticed any personal attacks or rudeness.

    #106125

    I don’t think we should assume people leave for negative reasons. It’s just as likely that they have become too busy. And there are so many, many more who read these forums than who post anything.

    #106126
    kay-lister
    Member

    Hey Saul – was wondering where you were.

    #106127
    Misty Harrison
    Participant

    …..I’ve had numerous people contact me privately to either complain about this site or to say that they are leaving, and the usual reason is that they tire of the rudeness and personal attacks that some of the harpists (and even harp makers) engage in…..

    I was writing in agreement with

    #106128

    I’m not saying it doesn’t happen, I know very well that it does.

    #106129
    Maria Myers
    Participant

    it’d be nice if people could write with respect and even if they don’t
    respect other people they might think about doing it to save face
    because after you get attacked by that person you aren’t likely to buy
    their

    #106130
    deb-l
    Participant

    I agree that harpmakers marketing their products on this forum is a real turnoff.

    #106131
    Maria Myers
    Participant

    Sadly, what I’m talking about is beyond marketing or solicitation—it’s defensiveness and anger against harpists who don’t agree with their pt. of view, as recently went on in another recent thread involving the maker of Harpsicles.

    #106132
    deb-l
    Participant

    I know what you mean Maria, that was a disheartening thread, part of me wanted to get involved but I made the choice to stay out of it.

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