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    Hello

    Hi

    I've been lurking for a while and finally decided to join.

    I have a couple of short stories that I've been writing on and off for about a year now. They're finished but still need polishing. The more I read about writing, the more I realise there are improvements I can make. I have a lot to learn and I hope being here will help.

    Anyway, I guess I'll see you around the boards.

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    Hi Leadhead!

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