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02-05-2010, 05:28 AM
Just another new writer popping his head onto the forum. Well, I'm not actually that new to writing, I've been writing for almost three years now, but am just now trying to get work published. Which in comparison to writing a novel is a dark and scary task.
I've written one novella, three novels, and am halfway through a sequel. My first two works needed heavy revision and not really of publishable quality, my third attempt I thought was very good, but rough, and is still in the editing process, while my fourth I'm actually trying to get published. I'm sure you'll see me on the query and and agent related forums.
My thanks to everyone for putting this community together.
02-05-2010, 05:34 AM
Welcome to the best site for almost new writers trying to get their fourth novel published.
Greetings and welcome to the watercooler :welcome:
Take a wander around the various forums, there's lots to see and lots to learn, and even some fun threads too (such as the Traditional Irish Pub at the top of the Newbie forum)
Don't forget to read the newbie guide (http://www.absolutewrite.com/forums/showthread.php?t=66315), and if you want to know what all the buttons mean check out this thread. (http://www.absolutewrite.com/forums/showthread.php?t=28185)
02-05-2010, 10:28 AM
Welcome to the Cooler, Christopher.
02-05-2010, 10:44 AM
02-05-2010, 11:30 AM
02-05-2010, 05:36 PM
Welcome to the Cooler.
02-05-2010, 08:33 PM
Hi Christopher. It's great to meet you. I, like you, came here with a huge bag of written material that wasn't publish-worthy. I learned so much and it helped me to polish and refine my stories to where they're ready.
It's a sometimes sobering journey, but the people here have much great advice to give, and are very generous in helping others along the way.
02-06-2010, 01:19 AM
:welcome: See you in Query Letter Hell.
02-06-2010, 01:27 AM
There is a lot here to see and learn. Welcome.
02-06-2010, 06:53 PM
02-06-2010, 07:22 PM
Welcome aboard, Christopher!
02-06-2010, 08:51 PM
Welcome to AW. Hope you enjoy your stay with us.
How do you like your popcorn?
If you go to the bottom of the page to the ‘forum jump’ you can scroll down and find all the areas of this place. Most of the SYW areas require the password of ….vista. Good luck.
02-06-2010, 09:19 PM
Welcome to AW!!! Best of luck with your leap into subs!
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02-08-2010, 05:38 AM
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