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    Hello Everyone!

    Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by katherine5414, Jun 11, 2008.

    Hello all! I'm new to the forum and I'm trying to get the hang of it all. My name is Katherine and I enjoy writing (of course), tennis, filmmaking, and various other things. Have a good night!
     
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    Welcome! If you have need anything feel free to ask, i will answer any questions i know the answer to and review anything you would like looked at. Great to have you!
     
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    Hallo and welcome to the forums. Hope to see you around as well as your writings (and reviews, of course)

    If you need anything, I'm probably not the best person to ask, but I'll do what I can :)

    Oh.. and its not hello anymore... its deffinately Hallo. Trust me, people will think you're weird. >.>

    Anywho, this is me, that is you, have a great one!
    -Justen 'Remm' Hochheimer
     
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    Welcome :)
     
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    Konnichiha Katherine-san! Yohkoso.

    (Hello Katherine! Welcome.)
     
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    Hi Katherine, welcome to the forums :)
     
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    Hello Katherine, Welcome to the Writing Forums.

    Posting your own work should not be the very first thing you do here. It is really worthwhile to see what other people have done to improve their writing, and see if some of it applies to your writing as well. That is part of why we require members to review other members' work before posting their own.

    If you haven't explored the site yet, you should probably do so soon. Newcomers often gravitate to the Lounge, the Word Games, or the Review Room, but there is much more to be discovered if you poke in the corners. Remember to check out our FAQ as well, and be sure to read through the forum rules, too, to avoid any misunderstandings or hurt feelings. Respect for one another is our principal mandate.

    As for the Review Room, new joiners often wonder why we do things a bit differently on this site than on other writing sites. We emphasize reviewing as a critical writing skill. Training your eye by reviewing other people's work helps you improve your own writing even before you present it for others to see. Therefore, we ask members to review other people's writing before posting work of their own. The Review Room forums on this site, therefore, are true workshops, not just a bulletin board for displaying your work (and on that note, please only post each item for review in one Review Room forum). See this post, Why Write Reviews Before Posting My Work? for more information.

    Enjoy your stay here, and have fun!
     
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    Hi, and welcome to WF!
    PM me if you need anything. :)
     
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    Welcome to the forum Katherine, glad to have you with us.
     
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    Hi, Katherine! Welcome! :)
     
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