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To our new members: Hello! :wave:

I am TwilightPoetess, your Lady of the Moon.  I just wanted to take a moment to welcome you to our group--

We are lacoterie, a group that focuses on writing and on helping you to continue pushing forward with your craft.  We hope you'll like it here! If you have any questions, comments, concerns or suggestions, please feel free to note us!

How are you all doing? How are the contest entries going?

Don't KNOW about the contest yet? Go here: Starting April with a Bang--And a CONTEST!April is almost upon us, and us Admin feel it's high time we try to kick this group back into high gear, so here's the scoop:
:bulletblack: Will run from April 1st to May 1st.
:bulletblack: Poetry AND Prose accepted--you may enter one of each, if you'd like, but can only WIN one of the categories (i.e. if you win for poetry, you can't win for prose). Prose must be NO MORE than 2000 words; Poetry NO MORE than 60 lines.
:bulletblack: Your judges are TwilightPoetess, OHiNeedTea, and SurrealCachinnation
:bulletblack: A prize donation will not keep you from participating/winning.
:bulletblack: You MUST :+fav: this journal AND include a description of/link to this contest to participate.
:bulletblack: Your entries will be judged and awarded points based on the following: Creativity, Technique, and Theme.
:bulletblack: Open to members AND non-members.
:bulletblack: MUST be a new piece (written and submitted after April 1st).
:bulletblack: Fan fiction wil

I hope to see entries from all of you! Please remember to come to us with any problems--we don't bite, I promise! (except on blood moons and Halloween. Then there are no guarantees.)
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Hi!! I wasn't around internet for a while and missed the request for my deviation, I didn't mean to ignore it :( Sorry :( 

BTW this group is very nice, I like the friendliness :) Great work. Could  I join?
TwilightPoetess Feb 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
We would LOVE to have you!

Just send us a membership request with the items we need from this page here:

and PLEASE, let us know if there's anything you'd like to see done--we're having trouble keeping this group active, so feel free to suggest things to us to try out! :heart:
haphazardmelody Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Thank you so much for the feature! :heart:
TwilightPoetess Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome! :heart:
juhhmi Nov 13, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for featuring my photo too! :)
Thanks for featuring my picture :>
Love the whole 'pay it forward' idea!
AzizrianDaoXrak Nov 9, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
angeljunkie Nov 9, 2012   Photographer
You're very welcome :)
TwilightPoetess Nov 9, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
You're welcome! We're pretty fond of the idea, ourselves. :heart:
Your-Iron-Lung Oct 13, 2012  Student Digital Artist
Oops, sorry about the join request; I meant to hit watch.
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