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Offline Ned Marcus

Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1320 on: December 29, 2017, 08:47:52 AM »
Hello Everyone. I'm new to the forum. I love fantasy (of course). Mostly epic fantasy and science fantasy, but other types, too. I also write fantasy, and have some short work and a novel. Working on my second novel.

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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1321 on: December 29, 2017, 10:34:05 AM »
Hi @NedMarcus, welcome to the forum!

Check around, read and post wherever - we're nice like that ;D (even if a little crazy sometimes, hehe)

You might want to enter our Monthly Writing Contest, then!
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1322 on: December 29, 2017, 10:41:39 AM »
Thanks—I think a little crazy is good  :)

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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1323 on: December 30, 2017, 01:10:09 AM »
Then surely homicidal fanaticism is even MORE BETTERER  8)
Welcome Ned, looking forward to your posts.
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1324 on: December 30, 2017, 08:31:12 AM »
Also, don't think that because you don't get a reply immediately, there are no people doing what you asked (other thread).
Time moves slower in the forum, and people pay attention to real life too ;D
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1325 on: December 30, 2017, 09:01:42 AM »
LOL homicidal fanaticism, too.

ScarletBea—true. I also exist outside the forum  8)

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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1326 on: December 30, 2017, 09:14:54 AM »
Welcome Ned

Not all of us are writers here , I don’t know why I’m here. ????

Which author’ s inspired you to take up pen and paper ????
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1327 on: December 30, 2017, 09:15:24 AM »
Hello from Aus and welcome to the Forum,  @NedMarcus. ;D
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1328 on: December 30, 2017, 09:33:59 AM »
Hello all, I stumbled upon this forum by accident  and decided to join after reading some intresting topics here, everyone here seems very friendly and polite or is that just an act for the unsuspecting  ;D

Welcome Eclipse!  Nah we don't bite, much. ;)  Hope you enjoy your stay! :)

I need to make my own introduction topic ????
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1329 on: December 30, 2017, 10:23:19 AM »
Welcome Ned

Not all of us are writers here , I don’t know why I’m here. ????

Which author’ s inspired you to take up pen and paper ????

Thanks. I'm here as a reader as well as a writer. I've always loved fantasy, since I was a child when I read the Narnia books so many times. I suppose Micheal Moorcock first made me want to write fantasy and many more since him.

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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1330 on: December 30, 2017, 10:25:32 AM »
Hello from Aus and welcome to the Forum,  @NedMarcus. ;D

Thanks. I'm in the same time zone as you (well, if you live in Western Australia!) in Taiwan.

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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1331 on: December 30, 2017, 11:09:59 AM »
Hello from Aus and welcome to the Forum,  @NedMarcus. ;D

Thanks. I'm in the same time zone as you (well, if you live in Western Australia!) in Taiwan.

I’m a few hours in your future, Canberra ACT, but good to have  more folk here who are awake at more or less the same time. We  have a couple more Australians here but not many of us. ;D
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1332 on: February 01, 2018, 06:43:31 PM »
Hi, and I am new. I just retired from various stuff--electrical engineer with computer background.  In January I edited my 1st  scifi book I wrote in the 1980s that was never published.  It's now up on Amazon, and it's very exciting. I'm not looking to make money, it's just that I love writing.  The book is entitled "Caught in Time" and I'm Howard Berenbon.  It's about scientists in Michigan who invented a time machine that is used to take college students back to witness historical events.  However, the students think they are viewing a holographic movie.  I had fun writing it.

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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1333 on: February 01, 2018, 06:47:53 PM »
Hi, welcome to the forum, and well done! Good luck!

You can stay around here and participate in posts, our Monthly writing contest, and so on - we don't bite ;D
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Re: Say Hi, I'm new thread
« Reply #1334 on: February 16, 2018, 11:12:09 AM »
electrical engineer with computer background.

I recently read an introductory paper to electrical engineering to help me imagine how someone with magic could enter the mind of a computer. Gave me some good ideas, but I took a deviation from science of course  :)