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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #15 on: January 20, 2019, 11:19:02 PM »
Can next month be PNR erotica? I feel like that would be much easier.
Sorry, we're not doing themes twice. :-/

We already had erotic short stories? When was that? just for research of course.
I would love to write an erotic story for a contest. I think that is a very hard topic to balance in storytelling I think, many tales have either no erotics or even love, or the complete opposite and the story is full of sex and nothing else. I guess most writers are too scared to mess it up and just try to ignore it.

Anyway. 10 days to go and I already discarded 2 drafts, the next one I write will (hopefully) be the one I will post for this months contest.

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« Reply #16 on: January 21, 2019, 06:18:47 AM »
Got there in the end! Like you Slay I discarded a fair few ideas, one I even wrote a few hundred words on  :o

In the end I went with possibly the most ridiculous idea of them all. May not be to everyone's taste  ;D :P
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #17 on: January 22, 2019, 09:43:30 PM »
i'm finally underway. i think i am going to be a bit of a pushing it late entry this month. 500 words in and it appears i have space spiders.....
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #18 on: January 26, 2019, 08:13:04 PM »
I promised myself last year to keep this up, and only managed January. Although that one story did spawn several more.

Not sure its a short story now, just a chapter in a larger one :-\

Oh well, here I go again with another year, and another attempt at short stories... ;D
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #19 on: January 28, 2019, 01:14:13 AM »
Still trying to get this done. New idea tonight. I like the premise, but don’t really have a plot yet.   >:(
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #20 on: January 28, 2019, 08:22:50 PM »
I think i’m Done. I think i’m going to sleep on it and re-read one last time in the morning before I post it. 

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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #21 on: January 29, 2019, 02:03:21 AM »


FUS-RO-DAH!

Okay that's it. I'm done with my story. Let's just adjust the minimum word limits accordingly.

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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #22 on: January 31, 2019, 10:07:18 PM »
Oh yay, 10 stories!
Just one more, to give us 3 votes? Let me know and I can wait a day :)
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #23 on: January 31, 2019, 11:04:51 PM »
Oh yay, 10 stories!
Just one more, to give us 3 votes? Let me know and I can wait a day :)

@JMack Are you gonna pull something off this month? I'm rooting for you!!

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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #24 on: February 01, 2019, 12:42:06 AM »
@ScarletBea, how much time can I have?
I had (yet another) new idea last night while reading a biography of Napoleon.
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #25 on: February 01, 2019, 08:01:05 AM »
Hmmm maybe all of today your time? Closing around lunchtime/afternoon tomorrow UK time?
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #26 on: February 01, 2019, 08:26:45 AM »
It *is* the weekend... I mean you could go thru Monday if you were feeling generous...

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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #27 on: February 01, 2019, 08:51:33 AM »
I could... but then wouldn't those that slaved to get it done during the month be annoyed at me?
I give 2 extra days then, whole of Friday and Saturday.
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #28 on: February 01, 2019, 09:53:41 AM »
Of course Jmack is entering something. He hasn't taken a month off in years. ;)
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Re: [Jan 2019] - AIR - Discussion Thread
« Reply #29 on: February 01, 2019, 10:35:01 AM »
Oh I fully trust @JMack to write a great story in 1.5 day ;D

(I hadn't noticed he hadn't submitted yet, I never really look properly until the month ends)
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