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View Poll Results: Vote for this months winner
"The Black Widow" - Jespah 2 22.22%
"Of Fires And Fate" - Milo Bloom 1 11.11%
"Home" - Angry Fanboy 6 66.67%
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Old March 31 2012, 10:16 PM   #1
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March 2012 Challenge - Vote Now

Hello all,

Thanks to those that entered my first ever challenge. The entries can be found here:

"The Black Widow" - Jespah
http://www.trekbbs.com/showthread.php?t=168205

"Of Fires And Fate" - Milo Bloom
http://www.trekbbs.com/showthread.php?t=166150

"Home" - Angry Fanboy
http://www.trekbbs.com/showthread.php?t=168985

The poll will close in three days (so I make that to be Tuesday 3rd).

Get voting!
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Old April 1 2012, 08:32 PM   #2
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Re: March 2012 Challenge - Vote Now

Low turn out for this one...
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Old April 1 2012, 08:38 PM   #3
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Re: March 2012 Challenge - Vote Now

It's one more entry than last time so I'm optimistic. Forgot to sticky this yesterday, sorry.
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Old April 1 2012, 08:44 PM   #4
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Count Zero wrote: View Post
It's one more entry than last time so I'm optimistic...
I think you should make entering the monthly contest mandatory instead of optional.

When I'm inevitably made moderator of this forum that'll be one of my first acts...
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Old April 1 2012, 10:36 PM   #5
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I think you should make entering the monthly contest mandatory instead of optional.
I haven't had the time and inspiration to enter it myself for quite some time. I hope that participation will increase again - not just as far as entries are concerned but also regarding people reading and commenting on the stories. We've had dry spells before so I remain optimistic.

The decision which story to vote for wasn't easy. I liked both milo's and Angry Fanboy's stories a lot. But the latter ultimately had a slight edge.
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Old April 1 2012, 10:44 PM   #6
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For me the Voyager one is the winner by a comfortable margin.

And you'll come round to my suggestion of forcing people to enter whether they like it or not eventually.
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Old April 2 2012, 10:02 PM   #7
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For me the Voyager one is the winner by a comfortable margin.
Even as a contestant, I must agree.
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Old April 3 2012, 07:25 PM   #8
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I'd say Fanboy needs to start thinking of a theme for the April challenge...
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Old April 3 2012, 10:21 PM   #9
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Re: March 2012 Challenge - Vote Now

I would say so as well.

Congratulations Angry Fanboy!
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Old April 3 2012, 10:32 PM   #10
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Re: March 2012 Challenge - Vote Now

Congratulations, Angry Fanboy!
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Old April 3 2012, 10:43 PM   #11
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Yeah, congrats!
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Old April 4 2012, 08:12 AM   #12
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Thank you all so much! I'm a bit dazed and confused that I won the contest with my first entry!

I really appreciate all the praise and kind words, particularly COUNT ZERO, SANDOVAL and NERYS GHEMOR, all of whom posted some terrific feedback.

Thanks again!
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Old April 4 2012, 10:09 AM   #13
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Well deserved win there.
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Old April 4 2012, 04:41 PM   #14
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Thanks SANDOVAL
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