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    Oh no! Not another Newbie!

    Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Adryana777, Jan 19, 2008.

    Hello all.

    My name is Adryana, I'm a sort of writer, I suffer from writer's block every five minutes. :( I like to write poetry, fantasy, mystery. I don't have any completed works in the novel writing area. But I have poems up the...yea. Anyhoo, it's great to be here and I look forward to meeting everyone!
     
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    You're :))) right Adryana, you newbies need to stop showing up...

    Cause I'm running out of free gummi bears and smashing hats to give to all you!

    Welcome to the forum (Gummi bears and Hats avaliable while supplies last)
     
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    I love gummi bears!! And I don't want to be a pain but I have Obsessive compulsive disorder with grammar and punctuation, etc. You're is the correct one for your sentence not your.

    This is your book, that you're looking for.

    Sorry!
     
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    Hello there and welcome to Writing Forums, Adryana :)
     
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    Welcome to WF.org, Adryana777.
     
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    Hey and welcome to WF.org noob...just kidding :p
     
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    Hello and welcome to the forums! I hope it's fun.

    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 Cotnests, 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:
    Noobie Packets! - Writing Forums

    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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    Hello Adryana, 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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