It’s pretty good to get kicked out of – which is effectively what happened here – of an organisation you were a founding member of:
I refused the fait accompli that I was presented with, which was that if I wished to be included in the book then I must accept the edits that I did not agree with, and to cut a long story short Patrick Allen expelled me as a consequence of that refusal.
I realise now that I made a mistake in joining PEF. I thought it was a collective with a Council. It turned out it was an autocracy with the power to expel dissident opinion.
On the PEF website it says:
We received the sad news that our great friend and colleague
Amazingly, this wasn’t about Snippa.