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FoxxGlove: That was an excellent 100 word entry, Pel. I love "takes" on accepted and well-known tales. Sept 14, 2022 10:16:35 GMT -6
pelwrath: Thanks FoxxGlove, Sept 14, 2022 13:49:40 GMT -6
RAVENEYE: :bunny: SUBMISSIONS FOR THE 2022 COMPENDIUM: CLOSED :bunny: Sept 16, 2022 8:48:16 GMT -6
pelwrath: From The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows: Ghough-a hollow place in your psyche that can never be filled. Sept 19, 2022 7:43:47 GMT -6
RAVENEYE: 8o There's a word for that??? Sept 19, 2022 11:35:58 GMT -6
whaleworkforfood: Ooof. The Dictionary is hitting me right in the feels with that word :/ :lshic: Sept 20, 2022 3:03:04 GMT -6
whaleworkforfood: Also, the last three Poems of the Day are AMAZING Sept 20, 2022 3:03:46 GMT -6
pelwrath: Another word from my dictionary: Onism-the awareness of how little of the world you'll experience Sept 20, 2022 8:45:12 GMT -6
RAVENEYE: Glad you like them, ! Sept 20, 2022 13:07:27 GMT -6
RAVENEYE: And "onism" fills me with anxiety bordering on panic. Yeah... Sept 20, 2022 13:07:56 GMT -6
pelwrath: Today there will be two words from my dictionary. 1-emodox:n. Someone whose mood is perpetually out of sync with eferyone else around them, prone to feelings of naptime panic, heart-to-heart snark, or dance club pensiveness. Sept 21, 2022 7:46:56 GMT -6 *
pelwrath: #2-Nighthawk:n.A recurring thought that only seems to strike you late at night-an overdue task,a nagging guilt, a looming future-which you sometimes manage to forget for weeks, only to feel it land on your shoulder once again, quietly building a nest. Sept 21, 2022 7:49:43 GMT -6
RAVENEYE: Gasp! Nighthawks! I used to have them all the time! Or rather, just-as-I-woke-up hawks. Awful, horrible anxiety/guilt/dread about all that crap. Evil nighthawks. Sept 21, 2022 11:03:43 GMT -6
pelwrath: Love those 100 word stories this week. Sept 22, 2022 19:53:12 GMT -6
FoxxGlove: Inspiring stuff, indeed, Pel. :) Sept 23, 2022 9:52:48 GMT -6
RAVENEYE: Just giving a heads-up: there has been some new material posted for crits and it seems to be falling through the cracks. I'm wondering if it's the way the forums are set up that contribute to our not seeing new posts (because we DO have to go looking fo Sept 23, 2022 11:54:04 GMT -6 *
RAVENEYE: it unless we faithfully click the Recents Threads/Posts buttons), or if we're just getting lazy.

Anyway, if folks can spare a few minutes to look over the crit forums and grab something to comment on, I would be hugely grateful.
Sept 23, 2022 11:54:21 GMT -6 *
RAVENEYE: Yay, back from vacay. :boogabooga: How's everybody doing? Sept 30, 2022 11:11:09 GMT -6
RAVENEYE: Contacting Alatariel to see about the Halloween contest. I'm guessing her new baby is an adorable distraction from forum things. :D :excited: Oct 1, 2022 12:30:03 GMT -6
Alatariel: Ok! HALLOWEEN CONTEST IS OPEN! Follow forum.legendfire.com/thread/1055/halloween-contest-2022-submissions-open to sign up! Oct 1, 2022 14:05:24 GMT -6 *
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