1. Twintrons12

    Twintrons12 New Member

    Jan 16, 2012
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    The Names Twin, Twintrons12, Nice to Cyber meet ya!

    Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Twintrons12, Jan 16, 2012.

    Hello World,

    My name is Twintrons12. As the section suggests, I'm a newbie on this pretty cool site. Let's see, what information should I broadcast to the world of aspiring writers?

    Alright, I'll give it a shot. I'm a self-prescribed work-a-holic, filled with limitless energy, often finding calmness reading a book. My "real" job is filled with spreadsheets and presentations, but my passion lies within the confines of a 15" monitor word processing document.

    My life has been colorful, filled with strife, and ever changing. I like constant change and think when I'm not doing something, I need to do something. (Scratching my head.) I love sports, specifically basketball. I enjoy having a refreshing beverage with friends, while relaxing on a cushy soft chair.

    My wife and I recently experienced the journey of invitro-fertilization (IVF), where failure and success were experienced. I'm blessed to say that my son and daughter will be here in six short weeks. Praise God! It's only been seven years since we we're giving tickets on an unwarranted roller coaster.

    Alright, I'll shut the spout of never-ending words off because I can fill the white space in this "post."

    I'd love to hear from other like-minded indie authors, so post away, as I will do the same.

  2. Banzai

    Banzai One-time Mod, but on the road to recovery Contributor

    Mar 31, 2007
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    Reading, UK
    Welcome to Writing Forums, Twintrons12!

    I hope you find what you're looking for here, whatever your interests in writing.

    This forum aims to provide the best workshopping resources on the internet, and to that end we have a few rules which you should familiarise yourself with before you get stuck in. The main section of the site is the Writing Workshop, where members can post their writing in order to receive critique of their work.

    However, before we allow members to post their work, they must have met some basic requirments. Firstly, you must have been a member for fourteen days, and have made twenty posts on the forum overall (please note, posts in Word Games do not count towards this). This is so that members, when they post their work, have familiarised themselves with the forums and contributed to them (as well as hopefully learned something for themselves). Secondly, members must provide two constructive reviews of other people's work for each piece of their own that they wish to post. This is because we believe that the focus of workshopping should be equally upon giving reviews as receiving them, as they allow a writer to practice and improve their editing skills, which they can then apply to their own writing.

    Beyond the Writing Workshop, you will find that we have extensive forums for discussion of aspects of writing, as well as a community area for general discussion. We also run periodic short story and poetry contests, which are good for challenging yourself and expanding your skills.

    If you have any questions or problems, then the moderators (myself and Cogito) should be your first port of call. Any technical problems with the site itself should be directed to Daniel, the site administrator and owner. I would recommend you have a look over the rules so that you know what to expect, and what is expected. But aside from that, I hope you enjoy your time here.

  3. Gigi_GNR

    Gigi_GNR Guys, come on. WAFFLE-O. Contributor

    Jul 25, 2009
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    Milwaukee, WI

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