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Discuss the craft of writing. Questions about how to string words, sentences and stories together? Ask them here, or post a sample to get an honest critique of your work. This is a public forum.

  1. What about my poem????

    Dr. W.Sumner Davis asked if "Anyone knew anything about Poetry?" I did not get one single opinion on the poem that I placed in the message board....

    Started by Sam Stinson‎, 05-16-2001 06:21 AM
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    05-19-2001, 09:17 AM Go to last post
  2. just lightening the mood....

    what do you get when you have four matadors in quicksand?.... - quatro sinko just thought i would give you a joke to lighten the mood!!!

    Started by silver owl‎, 05-16-2001 05:22 AM
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    05-19-2001, 09:19 AM Go to last post
  3. ATTENCION AMIGOS!!!!!!!!!!!!

    At EL MATADOR's site you can come see the new NOVEL IN PROGRESS updates. Come over to www.elmatador.homestead.com and see for yourself what is going...

    Started by EL MATADOR‎, 05-19-2001 01:44 PM
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  4. -as if to-

    In 60,000 words I use the transitory phrase "as if to" twice. For example: Joe Character crossed his legs "as if to" appear relaxed. Part...

    Started by Roy Johnson‎, 05-15-2001 01:27 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    05-19-2001, 08:13 PM Go to last post
  5. Self Publishing Genius Pat Bell, 5/22 CHAT

    Please join self publishing genius Pat Bell as she talks about her success -- and how it can work for you. This live chat will be an EYE opener. ...

    Started by Kelly Milner Halls‎, 05-20-2001 09:05 PM
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    05-20-2001, 09:05 PM Go to last post
  6. Sentence Structure

    I read often... and I have begun to notice that some writers have some horrendous sentence structure, but they strangly gain awards. I have also...

    Started by John Preston‎, 05-15-2001 05:33 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    05-23-2001, 06:20 PM Go to last post
  7. Comments, please

    Okay, fellow scribes and sages, tell me how to make this orphan acceptable. Three times acceptance has looked promising, but she always returns with...

    Started by Bly Oxford‎, 05-24-2001 08:19 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    05-25-2001, 05:20 AM Go to last post
  8. Commencement Poem

    My nephew wrote this poem and it was read at his graduation. At Eighteen Years Old I've had teachers who are very skilled photographers, who...

    Started by Kevin Wilson‎, 05-26-2001 02:47 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    05-26-2001, 03:35 PM Go to last post
  9. i found it!!!!!!!!!!!

    hey, guess what. i found my whole manuscript!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!it was on my writer's profile this morning!!! i don't have to redo it!!!!!!!!!!!...

    Started by silver owl‎, 05-30-2001 04:33 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    05-30-2001, 07:35 AM Go to last post
  10. Is the Novel in Progress actually happening?

    What's going on with this; has it been forgotten, or is everyone just waiting for everyone else? Sorry to be the pessimist, but if it carries on at...

    Started by Chris‎, 05-25-2001 01:23 PM
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    06-05-2001, 05:43 PM Go to last post

    Has anyone else received email from that Miguel Brandoni. Whoever he is, he needs to be regulated by the proud people at the Writers.net because he...

    Started by EL MATADOR‎, 06-06-2001 12:41 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    06-06-2001, 12:41 PM Go to last post
  12. Ghostwriting contracts

    Can anyone tell me where to find a website that offers free examples of ghostwriting contracts? Thanks, Bob

    Started by Bob Gentry‎, 06-06-2001 02:47 PM
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  13. With tear-soaked cheeks i say...

    i did it! it was so natural to me. and i did alright on the crying thing untill mr. springfield directed his speach to us. then i turned away because...

    Started by girl with lightened heart‎, 06-01-2001 05:32 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    06-06-2001, 05:31 PM Go to last post
  14. wish us luck

    okay, here's the big my history teacher was like a best friend to all of the kids at our school. he is leaving because of the staff spreading rumors...

    Started by silver owl‎, 05-30-2001 03:21 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    06-08-2001, 01:34 PM Go to last post
  15. Character's surprising growth

    Ever conjure up a minor person, say for one or two scenes of expository business, who actually takes on a more important role than you had planned...

    Started by Eric Gilmartin‎, 06-11-2001 02:45 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    06-11-2001, 09:12 PM Go to last post
  16. Genre Limitations

    I spent many years being defensive about reading, and wanting to write, science fiction. Prior to "Star Wars" making it kind of pseudo-hip to be into...

    Started by Eric Gilmartin‎, 06-08-2001 01:27 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    06-11-2001, 09:17 PM Go to last post
  17. my I.Q.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    i took an adult level test and it told me that i had an I.Q. of 122! that means that i am, as yogi bear would put it, "smarter than the average bear"...

    Started by sheena‎, 06-07-2001 04:25 PM
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    06-11-2001, 09:29 PM Go to last post
  18. Writing Backwards...

    I'm just curious as to who writes forwards as oppose to writing backwards, especially in a novel or a very long piece of work. What I mean is this;...

    Started by Chris‎, 06-09-2001 04:04 PM
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    06-12-2001, 05:45 AM Go to last post
  19. Do you start with a title?

    Hi all, While involved in the discussion about writing backwards/forwards, I mentioned that I can not begin writing (story, article, poem,...

    Started by C. Van Vleet‎, 06-11-2001 01:11 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    06-12-2001, 07:29 AM Go to last post
  20. Should writing have an agenda?

    I'm curious about what other people think about this question; Should writing (or any art, for that matter) have an agenda? Why do we put so...

    Started by Pablo A. Rajczyk‎, 06-10-2001 10:00 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 831
    06-12-2001, 08:07 AM Go to last post

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