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by Ysocks
Thu Jun 01, 2017 2:39 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34
Replies: 353
Views: 14358

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34

so, it's official, I was a finalist.

That's pretty exciting.
by Ysocks
Fri May 26, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34
Replies: 353
Views: 14358

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34

Jeremyteg wrote:
If you got a phone call from Joni, I'm pretty sure you were a finalist! wotf003



well, damn.

though, I had to settle for an email saying my phone number didn't work.

In typical British understatement, ah!, hmm!, that's nice.
by Ysocks
Fri May 26, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34
Replies: 353
Views: 14358

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34

Congrats Jeremy. I didn't win, but got an email asking if I would like the story to be held for possible anthology inclusion (Joni did try phoning, but we've moved since December). So, fingers crossed for a win before then, eh. Wait, so you were a super secret Q1 finalist??? wotf015 I dunno I still...
by Ysocks
Fri May 26, 2017 12:33 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34
Replies: 353
Views: 14358

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34

Congrats Jeremy.

I didn't win, but got an email asking if I would like the story to be held for possible anthology inclusion (Joni did try phoning, but we've moved since December).

So, fingers crossed for a win before then, eh.
by Ysocks
Fri May 19, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34
Replies: 254
Views: 10003

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34

My Q2 story is a (redacted)

From things I've read, I'm not holding out hope or anything.
by Ysocks
Sat May 13, 2017 1:34 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34
Replies: 254
Views: 10003

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34

I've never received a rejection. Only contact post story has been a confirmation of receipt, and to ask if I'd like a certificate for my first HM How do people on here know to update their status to rejected then? Just based on inference because other people were informed of HM or SHM etc? While ve...
by Ysocks
Thu May 11, 2017 3:14 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34
Replies: 254
Views: 10003

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34

RSchibler wrote:Am I correct in assuming that rejections typically come via email and it is only finalists that receive phone calls?


I've never received a rejection. Only contact post story has been a confirmation of receipt, and to ask if I'd like a certificate for my first HM
by Ysocks
Thu May 04, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2316
Views: 376667

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Welcome, Clive! I'm in the UK too. Do our newer members all know about the Submission Grinder ( https://thegrinder.diabolicalplots.com )? You can record your submissions to various mags (anonymously) and track how long it takes to get a response against the average in the database. WotF has its own...
by Ysocks
Thu May 04, 2017 12:56 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34
Replies: 353
Views: 14358

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34

Before discovering the forum I'd sent a message via the WotF website. Response from Joni earlier:

The blog has not been posted yet. That will be next week. Thanks for understanding.

Best,
Joni Labaqui
Author Services, Inc.
by Ysocks
Thu May 04, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q3 - Volume 34
Replies: 110
Views: 3759

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q3 - Volume 34

Well, My story for this went in on April 20th. Now to be not thought about for the next 3 months.
by Ysocks
Thu May 04, 2017 8:02 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34
Replies: 353
Views: 14358

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34

Ah! Thanks, Ishmael.

Thought I was going mad.
by Ysocks
Thu May 04, 2017 7:56 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34
Replies: 353
Views: 14358

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q1 - Volume 34

can someone point me to a link for the Q1 results please.

I've looked and looked, but must be missing them somewhere
by Ysocks
Thu May 04, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34
Replies: 254
Views: 10003

Re: Jibber Jabber - Q2 - Volume 34

If it's okay to jump on here I subbed my story on 26th Feb via the WotF portal

wotf009
by Ysocks
Thu May 04, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!
Replies: 2316
Views: 376667

Re: NEW USERS! INTRODUCE YOURSELVES!

Hi, I'm Clive. I live in Cornwall, England, and have subbed 7 or 8 times over the past 3 years or so. I've got a couple of HM, but nothing further so far. To be honest, I've joined the forums to see if results for a quarter appear any swifter than on the blog.

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