Absolute write water cooler authors' forum including sections for networking, critique (password-protected), genre, and research and background checks on publishers and agents absolutewritecom/forums preditors and editors – watchdog organization ensuring writers get fair deals and escape literary scam artists. One of the website's users had objected to the inclusion of the absolute write water cooler (which, if you're not familiar with it, is an online writers' forum and community), pointing to a slew of blogs and websites with names like absolute wrong and absolute blight that purport to expose aw as a bully board. I've been reading your blog for awhile now and have seen you speak highly of absolutewritecom on multiple occasions i admit, i am biased in the opposite direction every time i see you tell writers to check out their writing forums, a little part of me dies inside why do you like absolutewrite so much. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above you may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed to start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below announcement: we'll be on and off while i work · aw admin (herder. Update: looks like i was ip banned from the absolute write watercooler, despite having a forum account with hundreds of posts and was created back in 2006 in the last post i read before the banning (and which i tried to reply to) admin macallister accused me of trying to promote a book even though i never posted a link. However, her advice and manner brought her into conflict with the owner of absolute write, macallister stone, who banned sullivan from the boards in 2011 this led to several of sullivan's supporters—including melissa douthit—trolling absolute http://wwwabsolutewritecom/forums/showthreadphpt= 215658&page=2.
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Writers forum: active message board for writers, covering all aspects of the craft and business of writing. I came to see it that on the whole the absolute write forums are an arena of juveniles acting out their fantasies and retaliatory urges on a continuing basis while honestly trying to give each other writer advice, and all the while watched over by people who are just mean spirited and unethical lisa spangenberg posted her. Absolutewrite absolute writer is a popular and passionate writer's forum on everything from politics to science fiction (which may in fact be the same thing) it welcomes writers of all genres, including novels, non fiction, screenwriting, and greeting cards why join this community is well moderated and extremely popular.
Help support absolute write the time now is january 13 2018 at 1:49pm you last visited on january 13 2018 at 1:49pm forum, topics, posts, last post forum statistics our users have posted 6597 posts in 352 topics in 11 forum(s) last post on march 26 2010 at 3:03pm by carlrj we have 518 forum members. You can also search the bewares, recommendations, and background check forum at the absolute write water cooler writers' community–this is a major source of information on the reputation of agents (and others) google groups, a searchable database of usenet messages, is also worth checking–writers sometimes. That means the forums will be up and down for a few days so i can tweak don't post your only copy of anything if you happen to post when i shut the forum down , you could lose the post i'll update this thread as we go forward: https:// absolutewritecom/forums/showthreadphp be sure to thank shawkins (scott hawkins.