Martha Stewart may be avoiding the media in the days after her indictment on federal charges related to her insider-trading case, but she is talking to her fans directly on the Internet.
I am very grateful for the goodwill that so many friends and supporters have shown me by visiting these web pages,Ӕ Stewart wrote on her Web site, www. marthatalks.com.
In its first day, the site has logged more than 2 million hits, and more than 20,000 visitors have taken the time to send messages of support and encouragement.
ԔWhile I am unable to respond to each of these messages individually, I have read many of them already and I am doing my best to read them all.
I especially want those who have written to know that your kind words and good wishes mean a great deal to me. You have my deepest thanks.
ԔI hope to provide updates for you here as often as I can. Many thanks again for your interest.