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    Creative Writing PM Tag!

    Discussion in 'Writing Prompts' started by Salinye, Jun 26, 2008.

    Okay, here is how this works.

    We're going to play tag through the PM boxes. BUT this is also CREATIVE WRITING PM tag. So thinks like "Tag, dude. You're it." Really won't cut it!

    Here are the rules!

    If you want to participate in the game, then you will want to let it be known by replying to this thread. Then once we have a few people signed up, I'll start the game by tagging someone and then it keeps going.

    Once you tag someone you come back to the thread and say the person's name and that they're tagged. This just helps us all see who may be getting tagged more than others so that we can keep everyone involved.

    Now as far as the actual tag pm, you're going to want to write it like a creative writing piece. We are all willing participants in a game of tag, so you can write it out. Where is the person? Is there a chase? Do you sneak up on them? What humorous disasters strike when you tag that person, etc.

    You can tag people who have tagged you in the past, but no direct tag backs. Share the tag love. We did this on another board for years. :0)

    Okay, if you're in, let it be known and then watch your pm box because....we will find you. :eek:

    ~S
     
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    Okay, I'm in.
     
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    That sounds pretty awesome :) I'm definitely in.
     
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    I'm in :D
     
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    Oh and I'm a newb and just realized this might be preferred to be in the word games forum. :0) Sorry moderators if I miss posted it. Please feel free to move it. :)

    ~S
     
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    Wrey will play! :D
     
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    Pick me pick me! I wanna play too!

    Although, I think this would be great in a regular thread, so we all get to share in the disaters and it's not just in the PM world.
     
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    aha! But after I get people warmed up in PM tag, I'll start Castle Tag, which is public. ;)
     
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    Sounds great! I am in, like Hollister shirts! (But without the lameness!)
     
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    LOL I decided to start the game off with someone that I don't know. :0)

    Wreybies, you are IT!

    It involved libraries and fake guns, but I managed to get him even though I had to twist the official rules of tag to make it count! :p
    ~S
     
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    Sorry, but are you sure that this sort of thing is permitted?

    I'm in:)
     
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    I'm in also, it sounds like a lot of fun! ;)
     
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    Crazy Ivan is IT ! ! ! Have a care and watch your backs! :D
     
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    HAI!

    I got moved.

    I'm such a newb! :D

    Good job passing the tag along, Wrey!

    ~Salinye
     
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    The flufawufugus wants to play!
     
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    Suggestion - Why do it via PM? There's a thread right here, and you don't have an Inbox limit to deal with if you post them right here in the thread.

    Also, depending on how ambitious uyou get with your tag messages, you may run into the fact that PMs have a lower character limit than posts.

    Another advantage of posting the tag messages openly is that it will stimulate everyone to compete for the most creative tag messages.
     
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    Alright, I have some great suggestions to make tag IN a thread far more fun. Jumping on a plane right now, will update this evening. Also, PM Tag was fun because it's like logging into the board and getting a surprise that's just for you.

    I'm a sentimental fool.. :0)

    ~Sali
     
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    lol! I agree about the surprise part just for you lol!
     
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    However you plan to play, I'll join. :D
     
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    I wanna play!! It sounds fun!! :-D
     
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    i'm in
     
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    When does it start??
     
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    I sent a tag to Torana a while ago.
    If and where it's gone from there, I have no idea.
     
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    Oh ooops! I tagged Marloy. But dunno what has happened from there actually....
     

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