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Old 01-16-2013, 12:30 AM   #1
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I've been looking through some of the beware threads, so I thought I'd take the time to introduce myself. I'm Vanessa, 40. I teach English comp. I'm the founder and editor of a literary poetry magazine. Right now I'm sending my fantasy novel out. I guess I feel like I've wasted a lot of time, but I hope to waste less in the future!
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Old 01-17-2013, 10:12 PM   #15
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Hi Vanessa - welcome. Good luck on your submissions - you can't change the past so rather plan for the future and enjoy the ride Hope it all goes your way.
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Thanks everyone for the welcomes. I was wondering if it is appropriate to ask questions in this area?
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