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by pigfender
Wed Apr 01, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

...and lets not forget: pulled together in just 2 weeks!

xiamenese wrote:I have never read any apocalyptic fiction, nor watched any apocalyptic films
Sounds like you'll have a fresh take on the challenge, then!
by pigfender
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

I would like to participate in this. I live in Tasmania, Australia and new to Literature and Latte And... Bron takes us to 73 participants, and tips us into the SEVENTH version of the book. Are there even seven colours out there to name versions after?! Huge welcome to everyone taking part for the ...
by pigfender
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

thegirlclaudia wrote:Suddenly thought:Why not 9¾?

xiamenese wrote:Maybe 9¾ has been copyrighted!

I know as little about Harry Potter as Ryan Johnson does about Star Wars, so it never occured to me I'm afraid. :D
[Yes, I'm still bitter about that]
by pigfender
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: So... how does Novel-in-a-Day work?
Replies: 18
Views: 4307

Re: So... how does Novel-in-a-Day work?

That's so weird I honestly can't tell which one of us has been drinking. :)
by pigfender
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

Velviit wrote:Hello all,
I’m new to this and looking forward to taking part.
How long has Niad been going?

We started in 2011, and have run the event NINE times now!
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by pigfender
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

Can you tell me if there'll be a Happy Ending, and if so, by whose definition of Happy Ending? I have absolutely no idea! I love the challenge. I want the tiny cup. The tiny cup is lovely! :P I'm in. Please. If I'm not too late. Sign up closes on Friday 3rd April at 5pm, so... you're in! FUN FACT: ...
by pigfender
Fri Mar 27, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

Wow -- that's over FIFTY people signed up now! That's amazing for such a short sign up period! Thanks everyone who has signed up so far. Special warm welcome to those who are taking part for the first time. If you've got any questions, do shout! In the meantime -- there's just over a week to go now,...
by pigfender
Wed Mar 25, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: I know you are, but what am I?
Replies: 64
Views: 4847

Re: I know you are, but what am I?

Something, something, dragon, something crumpet, something, something. Ordinary blah, something, something, dragon.

(Apologies – work is really busy. Best I could do in the alloted time.)
by pigfender
Wed Mar 25, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: I know you are, but what am I?
Replies: 64
Views: 4847

Re: I know you are, but what am I?

Do you know what's EVEN BETTER than arguing on the internet?

Coming together on the internet...

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by pigfender
Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

TerryTalksFiction wrote:Do you accept chapters written on the flayed skin of a toilet paper hoarder?


I'll check...
NiaD FAQs wrote:What format should I provide my submission in?
I’m not overly fussy about what file format I receive chapters in,.. The one to avoid is PDF.

So, I guess we do?! :D
by pigfender
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

One request: tell people how many chapters there are, and which chapter they're writing. Last time, I got instructions that made me think mine was, perhaps, Chapter 2 of 20, and wrote it accordingly. If I'd known it was a much later chapter, I would have changed the end of the one I wrote. Knowing ...
by pigfender
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

Jaysen wrote:But can you tell me if the plot contains dolphins, sailboats, excesses of rum consumption, and pork barbeque?

I've never lived through an apocalypse that hasn't had all of those.
by pigfender
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION
Replies: 106
Views: 4948

Re: Novel-in-a-Day 9½ - SPECIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION

This post will be updated as people register their interest. The following people have registered: - AB17 - Accordian Noir - Alobear - AmberV - Apsley - auxbuss - Beastfire - BethCutter - BlueSparks - Bindyjones - BronHogan - Calkate - Camy - Cdelaine - CeramicFairy - Cesca - Charlotte Barker - Clai...
by pigfender
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: Novel in a Day
Topic: Covid-19 NIAD?
Replies: 2
Views: 708

Re: Covid-19 NIAD?

Mrs PF had the same idea. She likes likes it when I'm busy!
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