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Old 03-02-2013, 01:44 AM View Post #1 (Link) February spotlight
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Thanks to everyone who suggested work for the spotlight! Let the authors know what you liked, and maybe leave a critique or two in the original threads (if it's in a threadbox, VM or PM the author). Some of these pieces could use a little extra love and attention.

Short Stories

Vile by Dabs

Vagrant by curtis legacy

Ashes to Ashes, dust to dust by Kristal



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Wind's dance chapter 1 by Dwyn

Mage in Training, chapter 1 - Keladry



Poetry

I can see the yeast in you ... by Hum

then there are those who hang stuffed zebras in their living room. ... by bookworm

figure drawing by niente

The wolf dangles, head-first, in the small, ... by Julian



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Quiet orders by ean

Anatomy of a sentence by owl
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Old 03-02-2013, 04:57 AM View Post #2 (Link)
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Ahh, attention! It burns!
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Old 03-02-2013, 06:10 AM View Post #3 (Link)
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Oh wow wut. Thanks. o:
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Old 03-02-2013, 10:37 AM View Post #4 (Link)
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Thank you so much <3 I suppose I should really hang a zebra up in my room now.
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Thank you so much <3 I suppose I should really hang a zebra up in my room now.
In a mask made of wolf pelt.

And as always, thank you for placing me, here!
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Old 03-02-2013, 01:00 PM View Post #6 (Link)
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odkjasflkasdjgl thank u all ♥
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In my life as a teacher, I used to hammer away at the idea of simplicity. In both fiction and nonfiction, there's only one question and one answer. What happened? the reader asks. This is what happened, the writer responds. This. . . and this . . . and this, too. Keep it simple. It's the only sure way home.
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Congrats, everyone! That's awesome
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Congrats everyone!
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Old 03-03-2013, 05:29 AM View Post #9 (Link)
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*blinks*

...When did this happen. ._.

...I don't know what to say.

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...Right, I'll just go be an awkward speechless whaley somewhere else for now.

Thanks for the nomination and congrats everyone!
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Wow, thank you! This was my first short story ever!
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