Tag: AV Laidlaw

  • RESULTS – Microcosms 21

    A HUGE thanks to this week’s judge, A.J. Walker. Here’s what he had to say: Hey, you guys made it tough. But then again you usually do. I do like the longer word count stories (wow, all of 250!) as it gives a bit more range to the stories and all of them were a […]

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  • RESULTS – Microcosms 19

    Again, my apologies for the delays. I know how difficult it is to wait. My life has been utter chaos, lately. But your awesomeness makes the contest worthwhile. Please, continue writing. Never stop. Things should slow down a bit for the next couple of weeks, so the contest should run more smoothly again. At least […]

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  • RESULTS – Microcosms 17

    Dearly beloved, we are gathered here to celebrate your contributions to another great week. Thank you all so much! And a HUGE thanks to this week’s judges, AV Laidlaw and Steph Ellis. Here’s what AV had to say: This is ground control… I was at a gig on Tuesday. β€œThanks for supporting live music,” the […]

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  • RESULTS – Microcosms 16

    All right, guys. I know I’ve been running behind. I really apologize. Thanks for your patience! If you’d like to volunteer to help run the contest, please let me know. I’ll try to make it as painless as possible. A HUGE thanks to this week’s judges, Bill Engleson and Sal Page. Here’s what Sal had […]

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  • RESULTS – Microcosms 6

    So many awesome stories this week! Agh! Why’d you guys have to make things so hard on us? lol All right, let’s get down to it. Here we go. A HUGE thanks to Stella Turner for helping me judge this week. πŸ™‚ I could really use some additional volunteers to help run the contest. Please […]

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  • RESULTS – Microcosms 4

    Welcome back, everyone! We had twenty awesome entries this week, and somehow the judges managed to narrow the stories down. This is such a difficult task, so please take a moment to send some thanks to CR Smith and Amy Wood. Thank you both! πŸ˜€ All right, the moment you’ve all been waiting for… Honorable […]

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  • RESULTS – Microcosms 3

    Woo! What a great group of stories! I had a feeling this was going to be a fun one, and it was. πŸ™‚ HUGE thanks to Jessica Franken, dazmb, and Voima Oy for judging! Since we had three judges this week, I did ask them to narrow things down quite a bit, lest the contest […]

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  • Microcosms 2

    January is National Blood Donor Month! With that in mind, I thought we’d choose blood as the theme this week. While that may sound initially sound morbid, remember that blood doesn’t necessarily mean “gore” (although there’s nothing wrong with that); blood sustains life. As such, I’ve chosen some people and creatures and locations that, for […]

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  • Microcosms 1 – Results

    Future winners announcements will not be this lengthy. I promise! But it’s the very first one, so kindly forgive me any wordiness or sentiment. All I can say is… WOW. You guys really blew me away. I knew our community was awesome, but I never expected such a wonderful level of enthusiasm and support. To […]

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