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    Hi all. New to this and will seek help from time to time regarding writing.

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    Welcome. This is a good place to come for help with your writing. Once you reach 50 posts, you can put excerpts up in Share Your Work. Until then, feel free to participate in discussions and provide critiques for other people. Hope to see you around.

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    Take some time and read the Newbie Guide and the Stickies found
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    Hi tnx!

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    A newbies welcome to you! This is definitely a good place to look for writing help. The information threads alone are a huge resource.
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    Amazing resources here, whether you're a newbie (like us) or not! Great to meet you.
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    Welcome from another Newbie.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tnx4asking View Post
    Hi all. New to this and will seek help from time to time regarding writing.
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