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Short Story Comp.

Postby Cassandra » Wed Jul 25, 2007 12:28 pm

This will test the 'related to Andalucia' rule. I've been going to a creative writing group for a while, here in Almeria, facilitated by a poet who won $20,000 for her poem 'Dark Land of Light' which is about Andalucia :D Enough connections :?

Anyway, the point of this post is that I've written a few bits of poetry and some short stories and have just submitted a story to a competition. This one has slightly odd rules in that it's by public vote initially and only the top ten go through to the final judging panel. They say you can get all your family and friends to vote but since I don't know lots of peeps (being stuck in a backwater like Almeria!) I thought you lot might like to help :D

If any of you would be kind enough to read my story and vote for it you can see it here It's called 'Frogs, Snails and a Stegasauraus' and is on the home page and page 1 of competition 2 entries at the moment but will move down the list as more entries come in.

Peteroldracer, if you decide to read it please bear in mind it's written from a 4 year olds viewpoint so would fail a Grammar Police Check :wink:

Thanks everyone :D

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Postby katy » Wed Jul 25, 2007 12:46 pm

Will read later, you are very brave :shock: :)

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Postby Cassandra » Wed Jul 25, 2007 12:50 pm

...or very stupid :oops: Thanks, Katy :)

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Postby citymike » Wed Jul 25, 2007 1:36 pm

Cassandra wrote:...or very stupid :oops: Thanks, Katy :)
It was sweet.

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Postby Gin Monster » Wed Jul 25, 2007 1:44 pm

Best ever short fairytale:

Once upon a time there was a man who met a woman. He asked her to marry him, she said "No", and he lived happily ever after :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Postby Bandy » Wed Jul 25, 2007 1:47 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
is the sun over the yardarm yet ?

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Postby dido72 » Wed Jul 25, 2007 3:03 pm

Lovely story, you got my vote. It looks like you are 2nd so far, good luck :D

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Postby Cassandra » Wed Jul 25, 2007 8:41 pm

Thanks :D It's early days yet and a lot of stories have been on there for over a month so have a lot more votes but probably get less views now so you never know.

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Postby annie_d » Wed Jul 25, 2007 9:45 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol:
anyway, anyway, love from me.

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Postby sassy » Wed Jul 25, 2007 11:21 pm

I thought it was lovely too, you get my vote :D

Good luck :wink:

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Postby antonia » Thu Jul 26, 2007 11:08 am

Lovely story :D my vote, GOOD LUCK. :) :)

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Postby JAKE M » Thu Jul 26, 2007 12:51 pm

I want to play in that garden too-excellent. you got my vote :D
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