Don't feel sorry Desert. You're around now and then, and that's what counts. This is a small forum with a few very cool members. But from time to time it just looks too dead. Having a smaller forum (less subfora) would make the forum less inactive. So new members would get the feeling that the forum is a small (meaning not 50 posts a day), but active forum (not at high rate, but you get my point). Next, he will also immediately know where to post his topics and won't get overwhelmed by the amount of subfora he has to scroll through. A couple of these subfora don't get used anyway. Like the article fora I think it is, this one has only had 2 topics since the birth of this site.
This is all meant in a good way, so I hope I didn't offend any one (the topic was started one day by an Admin
I just think if we want to keep this site alive, we should work on it.