"AbiWord development is ramping up. This week there has been a
massive amount of development happening, on many different fronts:
tables are gaining features that make them look really pwetty, font
support improvements on Unix (also looks really pwetty), we now
have automatic download of spell checker dictionaries, and there's
been many many bugs fixes.
"There's also been some mumbling from E. A. Zen and Mark Gilbert
taking over the editing of AbiWord Weekly News, so there's a good
chance you may still be able to get your weekly fix when I stop AWN
work in a week or two..."