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by gower21
Tue Feb 28, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

Ah, it's good to sneak into the WOTF forum every so often and see my favorite thread at the top. Well done, team. Well done.
by gower21
Mon May 23, 2016 6:04 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

*sneaks in, looks around* I've been summoned from the depths of hence where Golden Pen winners are stored. Matt Dovey, be prepared to be shoved in this coat closet when your reign ends. We have Randy, Sharon, Laurie...but it's not so bad we also have Dave Farland in here too. *A large skeleton hand ...
by gower21
Fri Jan 08, 2016 9:38 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: What did you publish in 2015?
Replies: 17
Views: 12231

Re: What did you publish in 2015?

"INCI" Written with Mike Resnick (Available through Phoenix Picks) "Calming the Tempest" (A shared world project) Galaxy's Edge "Department of Death Predictions, Final Notice" UFO4 I also was nominated for the Golden Heart (which is Romance Writers of America's equivale...
by gower21
Mon Dec 28, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

Here.

I'll help you with that.
by gower21
Thu Jun 25, 2015 6:48 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2470
Views: 456779

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Hello Galen! Welcome to WOTF, our community is the best there is. No joke ;)
by gower21
Thu Jun 25, 2015 6:43 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Tout your Kindle and E-Publishing!
Replies: 596
Views: 229533

Re: Tout your Kindle and E-Publishing!

For anyone that is curious, I recently read the first book of Tomas K. Carpenter's series and I loved it. Check out the sample, it has a really great strong opening and at that price you can't go wrong.
by gower21
Wed Jun 17, 2015 11:49 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3964
Views: 796036

Re: Success!

Congrats again, Karen!!
by gower21
Sun Mar 29, 2015 7:22 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3964
Views: 796036

Re: Success!

That is the Best. Joke. Ever.
by gower21
Sat Mar 28, 2015 9:07 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3964
Views: 796036

Re: Success!

Congrats, Tina! Or is it Alice? wotf013 LOL. Alice Faris is closer to my real name that Tina Gower is....Well, I guess they're both equally close. All my names are pen names!! I'm actually your crazy cat lady neighbor who stares at you while water her plastic roses planted in a tin planter. Always ...
by gower21
Fri Mar 27, 2015 1:09 pm
Forum: Interviews: Entrants, Judges, Past Winners
Topic: Annie Bellet Interview
Replies: 6
Views: 2930

Re: Annie Bellet Interview

I got interviewed on my first podcast appearance (and maybe after people hear it, my ONLY one, haha). http://rockingselfpublishing.com/episode-87/ Also crossed the 100,000 sales mark on my urban fantasy series. Maybe I can steal that "writer with no future" title from KJA, eh? Really enjo...
by gower21
Fri Mar 27, 2015 1:01 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3964
Views: 796036

Re: Success!

For those not following me on Facebook/Twitter. My unpublished romance novel, Good Girl's Guide to Talking Dirty was nominated for the Romance Writers of America Golden Heart. It's the biggest contest in Romance for unpublished manuscripts. I'm super stoked!! I know this is not SF/F related news, bu...
by gower21
Wed Dec 31, 2014 5:55 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

ThomasKCarpenter wrote:
gower21 wrote:This thread continues to be a Holiday Miracle.


So what are you going to announce in 49 more posts? You're nearing 2000! wotf001


Oh I wish! That would be awesome to have something to announce. Maybe the universe will cook something up for me.
by gower21
Sun Dec 28, 2014 9:25 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

This thread continues to be a Holiday Miracle.
by gower21
Mon Oct 13, 2014 3:40 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29 Postby gower21 » Tue Sep 13, 2011 11:00 pm Does anyone else think it's crazy that this thread was started over three years ago !! That gower21 is obviously a troublemaker... wotf013 This thread shall live!!! It is my lifeblood. *also people are talking about Outlander. I lov...
by gower21
Mon Jul 14, 2014 4:10 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Galaxy's Edge
Replies: 114
Views: 71292

Re: Galaxy''s Edge

Just to keep you on your toes, the next interview is with George R.R. Martin. And the same issue will have a brand-new Draco's Tavern story from Larry Niven, and also a new story by Mercedes Lackey. Not bad for a magazine that no one thought would live 3 issues. :-) -- Mike George RR Martin!!! Very...
by gower21
Mon May 19, 2014 3:46 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

I would just like to remind people of a little story. It started in the volume 29 quarter 1 thread. I had written a story I was very proud of and there was no reason for me to be too excited about it given my past performance in this contest (all rejections). I went to turn in my story on the day o...
by gower21
Mon May 19, 2014 10:02 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

I would just like to remind people of a little story. It started in the volume 29 quarter 1 thread. I had written a story I was very proud of and there was no reason for me to be too excited about it given my past performance in this contest (all rejections). I went to turn in my story on the day of...
by gower21
Thu May 01, 2014 4:32 pm
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3964
Views: 796036

Re: Success!

Yay, Preston!! Awesome :)
by gower21
Fri Apr 18, 2014 10:41 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Success!
Replies: 3964
Views: 796036

Re: Success!

Very Awesome news all!!

Congrats to Kary on the DSF sale, to Stewart on the Haiku win, and to Thomas on the Star Citizen sale and offer to pen more!!

Ah, I love the success thread!
by gower21
Sat Mar 01, 2014 10:11 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

Can I just say I love Bob's signature? So hilarious, like everything else Bob does.


Well played. Well. Played.

:)
by gower21
Fri Feb 28, 2014 11:26 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

Dear Bob Writer Sir,

Sir, I believe I found your lost letter:

http://www.galaxysedge.com/n2.htm

I await your next command on the breach of security.
by gower21
Fri Feb 07, 2014 10:02 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2470
Views: 456779

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Ishmael wrote:
austinDm wrote:One of these days he's going to slip up and reveal who he really is. I'm just waiting for that to happen.


Oh no I'm not! wotf001


LOL!! We'll at least your from the correct Island to be a Bob candidate. Let the speculation fly!!
by gower21
Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:48 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

We're supposed to get rain for a few days in CA! I swear it's all your guys' doing. Keep dancing!! We can solve this drought problem here and now!!
by gower21
Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:45 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2470
Views: 456779

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

austinDm wrote:
s_c_baker wrote:
Just imagine: a whole VOLUME of stories penned by Bob Writer, in all his many guises. wotf003


One of these days he's going to slip up and reveal who he really is. I'm just waiting for that to happen.


me too, Austin, me too...
by gower21
Fri Jan 17, 2014 10:44 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2470
Views: 456779

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Or maybe it was semi-finalist? I can't remember now. Anyway, my friend sold it to Beyond Ceaseless Skies after it didn't win the contest, but I don't think it's appeared there yet. There was one about a candy shop in the volume before Brad's--is that 25? 26? Anyways it takes place in a weird west s...
by gower21
Tue Jan 07, 2014 10:27 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

Bob Writer wrote:Dear Sir,

Happy New Year.

Yours hungoverly,

Brigadier Sir Charles Arthur Strong (Mrs.)

p.s. - What year is it? Is Mr. Churchill still Prime Minister?


Happy New Year, Bob. I'm wishing and praying this the year we're we finally get to meet you ;)
by gower21
Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:05 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2470
Views: 456779

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Welcome Paul (and a few others who've come on in the last few months!) We've had a lot of people in the service or vets win the contest. Something about military and SF/F really going together. Good luck to all the new forum members. Volume 29 had a ton of first time entries as winners--so it can ha...
by gower21
Tue Dec 31, 2013 10:15 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

*a post where I yell at Martin to finish his novel*
by gower21
Tue Dec 31, 2013 10:06 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

*sliding in* I'M HERE!! I'M HERE! Did I miss it? Did I miss the deadline?

Btw, it's just my mom and i here and we're having some sort of visitation from the other side. We've got Tupperware flying out of cupboards and carousel wind up toys going off. The ghost of New Years Eve is feeling restless!!
by gower21
Thu Dec 19, 2013 10:05 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29
Replies: 4956
Views: 956723

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - 29

*insert redacted statement of inside joke followed by apology because after reading it I realized people might read it wrong and I want to be exclusive*

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