third times a charm.
November 30, 2000 10:01 PM   Subscribe

third times a charm. after three different deadlines, two different formats, and a partidge in a pear tree, i'm still not sure if my entry got through. it's true, writers get no respect
posted by ethylene (8 comments total)
there are "officially" less that 24 hours left to enter
and i'll spare you all my presence for them

thank you and good night!
posted by ethylene at 10:03 PM on November 30, 2000

NOW I hear about this. Might have been interesting to participate if I'd had a couple weeks to prepare. ...Well there is that first chapter of a novel I never finished writing. It could sorta stand alone as a short story. Or maybe I should pull something out of the moth balls.. Nah. Too little too late.
posted by ZachsMind at 10:10 PM on November 30, 2000

excuse me, i'm im mourning
the writer's bbs accidentally posted my bold type story so my "a day without" story is now officially missing and i have no copy because i did it cold online

excuse me while i kill an editor...

posted by ethylene at 10:34 PM on November 30, 2000

I think MeFi should have a rule for posting deadline/submission links. 10:01 PM PST is already the next day here in the east. I propose that anytime someone wants to post a contest with a deadline - the link should be posted at least 7 days before the contest ends.
posted by tamim at 11:18 PM on November 30, 2000

the point was for people who had been entering, there had been three different deferring dealines, the question being which one mattered?

(and now onto the hemingway method of writing...)
posted by ethylene at 11:06 AM on December 3, 2000

this is a test <>
posted by rhyax at 10:51 AM on May 24, 2002

this is part 2 of the same test!
posted by rhyax at 10:52 AM on May 24, 2002

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