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Little Anonymous Me
11-06-2013, 11:20 PM
Today, for the first time in my life, someone paid me for what I wrote. The pay is tinier than the victory, but I'm so excited. This was my first ever freelance article, and it was accepted with no revisions. I honestly thought no one would ever pay for anything I write, so I can't describe how happy this silly 200 word article makes me. :D

Ramshackle
11-06-2013, 11:22 PM
That's fantastic - congratulations!

I hope you're going to do something to celebrate? :D

Mclesh
11-06-2013, 11:22 PM
:hooray:I hope you take the time to celebrate. Cheers! And may this be the first of many!

Maggie Maxwell
11-06-2013, 11:28 PM
Congrats, LAM! That's awesome!

regdog
11-06-2013, 11:29 PM
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Little Anonymous Me
11-06-2013, 11:32 PM
Thanks, guys! :) :) :)


Sadly, no celebrating tonight, but I'm going to do something with my mom over the weekend. (She's the only person who knows I write IRL.) But for now, I'm treating myself to cookies. :tongue


I've had the derpiest grin on my face all morning. :D

muse
11-06-2013, 11:55 PM
Whoo-hoo!:e2cheer:

Congratulations. Enjoy your cookies.:D

Fenika
11-07-2013, 12:14 AM
Will we get a link to the article later? :D Congrats!

Lavern08
11-07-2013, 12:23 AM
Derpy grinning with ya, Hon! :D

Little Anonymous Me
11-07-2013, 12:23 AM
Thank again, everyone. This is why I love AW. :heart:



Will we get a link to the article later? :D Congrats!


Haha, I don't even have the link yet. The client didn't provide one, but I'm going to message them later to see if they'll send it to me. They only accepted it a few hours ago, so it might not even be up yet! :Jump:

ebbrown
11-07-2013, 12:40 AM
Congrats! That is fabulous! :partyguy:

Siri Kirpal
11-07-2013, 03:11 AM
Sat Nam! (literally "Truth Name"--a Sikh greeting)

Fantastic! :snoopy:

Blessings,

Siri Kirpal

shestval
11-07-2013, 11:21 AM
Sometimes the smallest victories are the most important, so don't feel like it's insignificant just because it's small. :) Congrats!

Lady MacBeth
11-08-2013, 07:32 AM
Congratulations!

M. Hara
11-08-2013, 12:53 PM
Congratulations! Victory indeed :)

Undercover
11-08-2013, 01:56 PM
Totally cool. To me this is a big victory. Don't spend it all in one place.

Congrats!!!!!!!

Phaeal
11-08-2013, 07:07 PM
CGs and many more (even bigger) paychecks!

Calla Lily
11-08-2013, 07:40 PM
Congrats!

Little Anonymous Me
11-08-2013, 08:00 PM
Thanks everyone! I've been so depressed and was honestly about this close to giving up on writing. Since I currently hate my book with the fire of a thousand Bunsen burners, this couldn't have come at a better time. :)


And just to be obnoxious about it, thanks again. This support system is what makes AW so special to me.



Totally cool. To me this is a big victory. Don't spend it all in one place.

Congrats!!!!!!!


I think it would harder to find a place where I could spend it and not have to use another payment method to cover the remainder of the bill! :ROFL: