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by lsjohnson
Tue Jul 02, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: Publishing: The Business Of
Topic: Third Way Publishing
Replies: 41
Views: 13405

Re: Third Way Publishing

A very small side note to the interesting discussion of POD above— In my company, we use POD for galleys and very small, private projects (such as, say, 50 copies of a family memoir to be shared with said members of that family). There is a difference in quality between the POD book and what can be ...
by lsjohnson
Tue Dec 11, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: Quarterly Results
Topic: Quarter 4, vol. 29 - RESULTS POSTED
Replies: 71
Views: 30081

Re: Quarter 4, vol. 29

rejection. and i must say, for a story that i feel very good about, a story that's exactly the kind of thing i want to write, and that had really great beta responses . . . if this isn't DF's thing, well. i think i'll sit out q1 and mull this over. commiseration to my fellow rejectees, congrats to t...
by lsjohnson
Sun Nov 04, 2012 8:08 am
Forum: Quarterly Results
Topic: Quarter 3, vol. 29 - RESULTS POSTED
Replies: 54
Views: 23732

Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

a not-unexpected rejection for a novel excerpt that just barely qualified as standalone. hey, you never know unless you enter, right? wotf011

by lsjohnson
Sun Jul 22, 2012 7:57 am
Forum: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Topic: "Beautiful" Prose
Replies: 74
Views: 49378

Re: "Beautiful" Prose

i know this thread is quiet now, but . . . in peter greenaway's the pillow book , one of the calligraphers says: "the word for smoke should look like smoke; the word for rain should look like rain." he is talking about chinese characters, but i always think of it in relation to writing. th...
by lsjohnson
Fri Jul 20, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: Quarterly Results
Topic: Quarter 2, vol. 29
Replies: 60
Views: 32360

Re: Quarter 2, vol. 29

R, after querying.
by lsjohnson
Sat Jul 14, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Replies: 3023
Views: 702326


I am just now exploring the various forums, sorry! So here is my belated introduction . . . This is my first time submitting to the contest. I wrote for a while under another name, didn't get very far, and put it aside for several years; I started up again about a year and a half ago, older but hope...

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