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Old 03-21-2012, 09:39 AM   #2301
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One of my friends that reads my writing was helping someone else look for a place to advertise for writers for a project and they found this site. Told both me and the other person about it.
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Old 03-27-2012, 01:14 AM   #2302
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My friend suggested me this site as I can get some helpful info about writing skills on Google. I other words, that's what I was searching for.
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Old 03-27-2012, 07:53 AM   #2303
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I saw a mention on Query Shark
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Old 03-27-2012, 07:59 PM   #2304
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I was googling for editors, proofreaders and beta-readers when I found the site. I found lots of good threads so I decided to join in and stick around.
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Old 03-29-2012, 03:52 AM   #2305
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Googled peoples' experiences on a particular press. Stayed for the knowledge and awesomeness that seems to be going around.
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Old 03-30-2012, 12:39 AM   #2306
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Found this site through an article on Author's Learning Center.
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Old 03-30-2012, 12:53 AM   #2307
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I realize that after finding this site I am finding it to be a fine find. Of all other forums I have visited this seems to be the one where I feel I could simply be myself.
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Old 04-10-2012, 11:59 PM   #2308
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I myself found it mentioned in Writer's Digest's list of 101 Best Web Sites.
I found it from the same place. Glad I did.
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Old 04-11-2012, 08:11 AM   #2309
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The old fashioned way...Writer's Digest list of 101 best websites for writers.
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Old 04-14-2012, 12:53 AM   #2310
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Good 'ole internet led me here...AW is awesome!
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Old 04-14-2012, 06:05 AM   #2311
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I've been creeping around this site for a year or so, every time I researched an agent to query I always ended up here. Awesome site, wish I had joined long before now!
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Old 04-18-2012, 06:12 AM   #2312
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How I discovered AW

Nothing terribly exciting. Did a Google search on finding a writers forum to participate in. AW seemed a good match.
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Old 04-18-2012, 06:22 AM   #2313
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While researching agents, I would google their names, and this site always came up. It became such a valuable resource, that I decided to join.
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Old 04-18-2012, 06:38 AM   #2314
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I took to Google to research whether I should self publish, or try the traditional route. The consensus is almost universally to stick it out, find an agent to go to bat for me, and see where that takes me, hopefully to the best-seller list! I'm grateful for that advice, because once you self-publish, that bridge has burned, and no agent or traditional publisher is likely to touch it after that.
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Old 04-21-2012, 05:39 PM   #2315
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I found the site by googling "writer's forums", I found it mentioned a few times on different sites and it sounded like there were a lot of active members so I decided to give it a shot.
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Old 04-23-2012, 06:49 PM   #2316
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I googled 'Where to Write' or something along those lines. Then this popped up.
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Old 04-26-2012, 10:16 PM   #2317
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Hi All,

I'm Senna.
I found the site while looking for information on a particular writing site. I can't remember which one right now. I've come back to it repeatedly since then as a result of other searches.
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:24 AM   #2318
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I found it in a yahoo search looking for information on a certain publisher. Found what I was looking for here so I decided to move in and stay a while.
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:31 AM   #2319
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I do believe I found this site by searching in Google something about writing and critiquing forums. :]
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Old 04-27-2012, 07:32 AM   #2320
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I came to this site a long time ago,while looking for information about basic writing techniques. I don't know what took me so long to actually join.
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Old 04-27-2012, 01:43 PM   #2321
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I actually saw it recommended on a lot of author blogs so I decided to check it out and have not regretted it
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Old 04-28-2012, 08:57 PM   #2322
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Someone on the imdb book boards recommended this site to me. I was looking for a writing community where I could meet other writers and receive feedback on my work. I'm glad I found this place!
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Old 04-30-2012, 02:00 PM   #2323
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I was searching for a few Fantasy tips, answers to one of my many questions when I came across this site.
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Old 05-01-2012, 04:44 AM   #2324
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AW was recommended to me by newly-published author Claire Gillian (her book The P.U.R.E. just came out a couple weeks ago). My sister is friends with her through TeamBeachbody.com (and subsequently FaceBook) and she connected us.
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Old 05-01-2012, 06:31 AM   #2325
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Again, thanks so much for taking the time to post an answer, folks -- it helps us so much with outreach and site metrics.
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