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    New member here..joined when all contests were closed...

    Discussion in 'Bi-Weekly Short Story Contest Archives' started by NWOmessiah, Sep 1, 2016.

    needless to say..I'm anxious to join one.

    When will the next one start?
     
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    Tenderiser Not a man Contest Administrator Supporter Contributor

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    @Wreybies is the man with the knowledge :supercool:
     
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    Been wondering this myself. Was considering throwing my hat in the ring once the anniversary one wrapped up.
     
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    Thank god someone brought this up. I've been checking the forum everyday to see when the contests are back. The 10 year anniversary contest has been wrapped up for a while now, at the very least it would be nice to get some updates regarding the contest.
    I used to be a semi-regular participant in the bi-weekly short story contest, really miss it now.
     
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    I've been wondering this myself. I'd throw in for the flash fiction for sure.
     
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    Wrey said in another thread that the contest is on hiatus until Daniel decides on a new format.
     
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    Aye, this be true. But time, she is a-flyin'. We may need to just get'er going in the meantime. ;)
     
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    I guess I missed what Daniel said, but couldn't the contest mods start the contests again until he decides on the new format? I don't see any harm in that.
     
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    That would have to be @Wreybies, @Lilly James Haro and I have both resigned.
     
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    I too have been waiting for a new contest to pop up, as I didn't feel brave enough before to do a short story contest. Definitely wouldn't win it but it would help me practice
    I mean if anyone needs a contest mod, I'd be happy to help
    :whistle: (I have far too much time on my hands currently)
     
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    Oh wow. I totally did not know that. Well, if a contest mod is still needed, I can start helping again. I've had a long enough vacation. :)
     
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    Yeah I'm done with my master's degree and although I'll be working 40 hours a week now (damn real life) I want to try to enter contests regularly instead of on breaks from school, which is what I used to do. Get the damn contests going or I'll fart!
     

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