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Old 05-13-2017, 12:37 AM View Post #1 (Link) New here
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Hello. I'm no here. I've always wanted to get thorough critiques on my writing. I'm not sure how good I will be at critiquing others work.

My favorite authors are Dan Brown, Daniel O'Malley and J.K. Rowling!
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Old 05-19-2017, 05:33 PM View Post #2 (Link)
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j.k rowling is also my favorite author. I mean who's isn't she.
Always trying to make myself seem strong... So I locked myself in a suit of armor with nothing but darkness in sight.
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Old 05-22-2017, 02:33 PM View Post #3 (Link)
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Sorry, I'm sorry, I'm sorry. I have to.

Sorry. *ahem*

Welcome to the forum! No need to worry - we all start out pretty bah-sic when we arrive, but, given time, effort & a willingness to learn, you'll soon be critiquing like a boss. And y'know... writing like one too. I find that one usually feeds into the other.

Sweet! I love J.K too - I grew up reading those books! She was, in many ways, my first introduction to the wonderful, wacky world of writing. I haven't actually heard of Daniel O'Malley, but it sounds like he's in good company! My hubby *loves* Dan Brown! (I went off him a little after Inferno. -shrugs- When you know the source material forwards, backwards and inside out, it hurts a little to see it used poorly.)

I hope you really enjoy your time here! Let us know if we be of any help to you!
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Old 06-20-2017, 12:51 PM View Post #4 (Link)
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Joanne Rowling is amazing!
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Old 10-07-2017, 07:21 AM View Post #5 (Link)
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Hi. How are you all?
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Old 11-21-2017, 06:18 PM View Post #6 (Link)
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JK Rowling is one of my faves too!

I'm new too, but I'm quite excited to start critiquing and publishing my own work. Anyway, I really like JK Rowling, along with CS Lewis.
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Old 12-12-2017, 09:16 AM View Post #7 (Link)
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hello I am new here too
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Old 01-03-2018, 06:58 AM View Post #8 (Link)
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We both have J.K.Rowling in common as best author.
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Old 01-03-2018, 04:12 PM View Post #9 (Link)
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Same here I joined today.
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Old 02-02-2018, 05:04 AM View Post #10 (Link)
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I am also big fan of Daniel O'Malley.
I read A few books like Stiletto, The Rook, The Desert of Souls, The Twying.
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