v1.0 - for windows. Version for X11 and other systems is available at [link]
update: if you'd like a little bit thinner (and not tilted) text selector, you may try this [link]
update: a little bit smaller version is available at [link]
update: version for CursorXP (made by firstfooter) can be found at [link]
update: version without tilt and with fixed dragging problem (made by briannm) can be found at [link]
update: on the cursors web site (www.entis-design.com/cursors) is a left-handed version available.