you got to be kidding me with this one.
Bet you won't finish it.
You should not be discouraging people to do things like working on their own personal projects. Even if they don't finish, there is a lot to learn. Maybe not as much as the average book has to offer, but still.
I am too busy to join the development team, but if you need any help (that excludes graphics) feel free to contact me on the IRC. I wont write whole php scripts, but I'll teach you how to program certain things and provide you with information on what you're trying to accomplish.
There are two types of tragedies in life. One is not getting what you want, the other is getting it.
If you wake up at a different time in a different place, could you wake up as a different person?