well, the good news is the plugin works.
The BAD news is that it screws up my templates when you click ont eh "Email this post" link and get sent to the subsequent form....
Never mind my bellyaching. got everything figured out.
One thing though (for Nathan or whoever else wants to comment) -- should I run this through SMTP or PHP? Which would be safer? Better yet, anyone know if it's possible to use Dreamhost's mailing script with the plugin?