The following comment has appeared on the blog this morning. I will do some investigation but if any other readers wish to comment I'd be pleased to hear from them.
red has left a new comment on your post "Boutique Wellington Publisher Steele Roberts set t...":
Greetings Bookman Beattie, Roger Steele continues to make a luminous and tireless contribution to local publishing. Which is why it is so puzzling and troubling that he received no Creative NZ funding this year for seven great submitted projects. Multi-national publishers with batteries of staff meanwhile hoovered up these taxpayers dollars. He is eating pumpkin (literally) . Please investigate - and expose!