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    =] hi, i definetely skipped this.

    Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by kratmanner, Jan 21, 2008.

    =o I was so excited I went right into the forum and bypassed introducing myself.

    Call me Krat or Bee.
    I stopped writing a while ago, but hope to get back into it.

    Nice to meet you all.
     
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    Ello, normally I'd offer you gummi bears and a hat but I'm out so an "I don't owe you" will have to suffice. Yeah... I'm out of IOU's too...

    I still got lots of "Welcomes!" though. Its almost as good as gummi bears and a hat right?
     
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    Hiya there, Krat. Welcome to WF.org.
     
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    Hello there and welcome to Writing Forums, Krat :)
     
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    Hey, easy there! I haven't noticed you anyway so here's to a welcome.

    Here's a basic welcome from all of us. It should be obvious, but in case it isn't, let me explain. The Writing Problems Area is exclusively where opinions on different ways to write, blockages in writing styles and similar problems can be discussed. In the Review Room, you can get critical appreciation and/or analysis of your written material. Behold, you must first review two pieces of writing before posting your own. This is ensure the pieces are evaluated to the most. Other than this, we have Writing Contests, weekly and monthly, where you can submit your writing. We also have Word games, Book Discussion and so on, classified under Community interaction. It may interest you if you're just hanging around.

    adamant has been kind enough to put many of the things I have mentioned or missed out on in one comprehensive place. If you want to check it out, see the Newbie Packets:
    http://www.writingforums.org/showthread.php?t=4989

    Enjoy it here, and don't feel shy to ask for help. We are all here to teach and learn in a mutual environment. And we hope you can do the same.

    Regards and Best Wishes!
     
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    Three posts in the bag and you say you skipped this??I hate ten posts when I introduced mysef and had aready been here 2 day.............!!:))

    Anyways hey...........!! Hope you have a greeeaaaat time here.........!!

    ~Neha~
     
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    Hello Krat, Welcome to the Writing Forums.

    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!

    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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    Welcome to WF.org I hope that you have a most wonderful and pleasant time here with all of us.
    Torana
     

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