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Old 04-29-2009, 07:03 PM   #1
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We need a writing prize!

Various writers of low grade pulp have been producing their wares here for a while. I propose that at the end of the year we have a poll for the best original story posted here at MR (or is that worst? Decisions, decisions) for the year 2009.

What sort of prize should be given? There are two possibilities - A toy stuff Llama or a Toy lobster signed by Her Majesty Queen Z.

What do ya'll think....
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Old 04-29-2009, 07:11 PM   #2
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Various writers of low grade pulp have been producing their wares here for a while. I propose that at the end of the year we have a poll for the best original story posted here at MR (or is that worst? Decisions, decisions) for the year 2009.

What sort of prize should be given? There are two possibilities - A toy stuff Llama or a Toy lobster signed by Her Majesty Queen Z.

What do ya'll think....
Could the prize be a corn cob pipe of some description? Or, even better, some comfy slippers with gold-leaf Lllama decal. Or even a tweed hat with a specially crafted Mobileread feather stuck in the brim!

(Must win competition to receive prizes of untold gorgeousness)
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I think a plush llama would be an great prize. The ones made by this company are excellent: http://www.douglascuddletoy.com
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Old 04-29-2009, 08:01 PM   #4
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I can only say, that I have, within me, the GREATEST UNTOLD STORY.

But, I am not telling (not for a stuffed Llama, anyway.)
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Old 04-29-2009, 08:04 PM   #5
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I can only say, that I have, within me, the GREATEST UNTOLD STORY.

But, I am not telling (not for a stuffed Llama, anyway.)

Us low-grade pulp writers will take anything, any time, any way we can get it I wonder how much meat is a on a stuffed llama?
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Old 04-29-2009, 08:32 PM   #6
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... I wonder how much meat is a on a stuffed llama?
You can usually tell by how much it smells
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Old 04-29-2009, 08:39 PM   #7
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Within every person is a storyteller, dieing to get out.

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Old 04-30-2009, 04:49 AM   #8
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Within every person is a storyteller, dieing to get out.

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Inside every person is a storyteller, scared to be let out ....
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Old 04-30-2009, 06:52 AM   #9
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we've been talking about a writing prize off and on for a while around here ("the golden llama" ?). i think it may be time to put the plan into action.
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Old 04-30-2009, 08:42 AM   #10
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We could give a Neko Chan approved item from the MR store....
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Old 04-30-2009, 08:51 AM   #11
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Why take one if you can get away with all of them? A stuffed llama signed by Queen Z with a lobster riding on top! (of the llama, not of dear Zeldachen!)
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Old 04-30-2009, 08:52 AM   #12
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Why take one if you can get away with all of them? A stuffed llama signed by Queen Z with a lobster riding on top! (of the llama, not of dear Zeldachen!)
...special limited edition (of 1) from the neko-chan store !!
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Old 04-30-2009, 09:21 AM   #13
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Some sort of golden llama medallion to post in the winner's signature line? A reminder of glory, lest we should forget.
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Old 04-30-2009, 11:44 AM   #14
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As IF ! .....
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Old 04-30-2009, 12:13 PM   #15
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Have you seen this dog? Hijack Patrol´s looking for VR hiding behind a stolen avatar. Please report any relevant details to find the evil, evil dog!

A prize for writers is a very good idea, btw. You certainly will win a prize if your testimony helps to find the dog.
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