In hind site I would have gladly agreed to a penny per copy, I was paid well for my contributions and someday hope to put my own writing skills to further use. For those who find my stuff long winded, maybe book form is what they need
Of course, my beekeeping knowledge is at best amateur, no matter how many years of experience I tend to shy away from most of the beekeeping related forums because I know we have many people aboard the forums with far greater knowledge in all beekeeping topics.
I'm happy to be the host, something I reaslised early on was going to be my role, and I'm delighted to be just that. I have learned a lot from all the wonderfully educated people who have offered such great insight - being the host guy ain't so bad
Yep... a penny a copy... Maybe we wouldn't retire, but we'd eat out a whole lot more