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« Reply #20 on: July 05, 2008, 07:15:10 PM »

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« Reply #21 on: August 06, 2008, 01:21:37 PM »

article synopses submitted
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« Reply #22 on: August 07, 2008, 09:42:47 AM »

Thank you gentleman, due to some family upheaval I have been a little late getting my the article out this week.  (well actually two weeks ago). I was starting to run out of ammo, so I appreciate the fresh material.
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« Reply #23 on: October 07, 2008, 10:45:30 PM »

300-600 words is the basic idea. If the article is longer I'll take it, but I may want to break it up into a couple of installments.
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« Reply #24 on: October 25, 2008, 02:52:57 AM »

I've got a fairly long essay that I wrote for a class last year regarding the role of "conan" in games. Mostly blasting holes into a lot of the assumptions that lead to the "fighter's don't get nice things" problem of many games. The funny thing was that my proff jumped the paper's mark 20 points after re-reading it, and I had barely changed it between revisions; so the mood of the reader tends to affect their opinion of the paper.

Would something like that work?
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« Reply #25 on: October 25, 2008, 08:11:32 AM »

I mostdefinitely do. I may break it down into chapters, but I will let you know of any changes before I post it.
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« Reply #26 on: October 25, 2008, 12:42:24 PM »

Alright, I'll have to send it on monday at the earliest then.

The case for my portable hard drive that I use as most of my file storage recently got fried,
but I've got a copy on my network drive at my school's computer network.
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« Reply #27 on: October 26, 2008, 07:34:52 AM »

good then, I hope you didn't lose anything important. I look forwars to getting it. It may take a few days to edit and process the piece, but it will be up soon after I recieve it.
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« Reply #28 on: October 28, 2008, 12:05:51 AM »

Eh, I'll have to see how the data recovery goes. The only work that I'll have lost is from last year, which sucks, but that's my fault I guess.

I'm going over the essay and doing some grammar and clarification editing to it. If it's alright, I'll have it to you on friday.
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« Reply #29 on: November 03, 2008, 08:32:30 AM »

I've e-mailed you a draft Zeke.

It's the version that I submitted for a writing class about a year ago. It's 'good', since somehow when the professor read the revision, the paper's mark jumped 20 points the second time around. I'm just not happy with certain parts of it.

I'm working on making the introduction more clear and more focused. The rest of the paper might need work, but the intro was what always bugged me. Tell me what you think. Also, yes, you will have to chop this thing into chapters. I submitted a much longer paper than was asked for, but the reason it was accepted was that I needed to draw upon a diverse array of historical supporting material to make one of the key arguments work (or rather, I keep telling myself that).

I might try and dig up my old "Rules for playing Magical Tea-Party" if I can recover the files from my HDD. Hopefully I'll be able get around to that sometime this weekend.

If I'm really lucky, I'll maybe even be able to go out and meet some of my friends, that I've been neglecting for the past.... beginning of the semester, some time this week. Never get into anything time-intensive for study, like engineering, 3D animation, art, physics or chemistry. It's hell on your social life. The humanities majors can at least afford the time to go away for a weekend.
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« Reply #30 on: March 14, 2009, 08:51:51 PM »

Are you guys still looking? seems as though hasn't been a new artical in a while and I would like to write and submit some stuff for you on a regular basis. I like blogging my thoughts Smile
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« Reply #31 on: March 15, 2009, 03:34:54 PM »

Are you guys still looking? seems as though hasn't been a new artical in a while and I would like to write and submit some stuff for you on a regular basis. I like blogging my thoughts Smile

I want stuff, we are resuffleing things behind the scenes here at BG, actually go here

So if you have ideas send them to me and they will happen.  By hook or by crook.
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« Reply #32 on: March 17, 2009, 08:12:15 AM »

you got it. I will start typing them out. How do you like them?? in word format? as a PDF? just typed into the body of an E-mail? I am flexible Smile
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« Reply #33 on: March 17, 2009, 10:20:52 AM »

you got it. I will start typing them out. How do you like them?? in word format? as a PDF? just typed into the body of an E-mail? I am flexible Smile

Email or anything Open Office can open.
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« Reply #34 on: March 18, 2009, 03:50:46 AM »

So it is official or as official as anything is. 

I will be running the cohort, so send any submissions to me Josh@BrilliantGameologists.com 

We are looking for short to medium (200-600 word) articles or articles that can be broken up into that sized segments.

I want to do a soft rollout and upgrade the wordpress then I will do a big push.  I should have a better guideline up in the next few days.
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« Reply #35 on: April 25, 2009, 11:59:01 PM »

Anyone who previously submitted an article to the cohort that was never posted, you have my apologies and I would like you to resend it to me josh@brilliantgameologists.com
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« Reply #36 on: May 29, 2009, 06:42:09 PM »

I just sent in a submission. Should I send it to the josh account as well?
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« Reply #37 on: May 30, 2009, 06:03:27 AM »

I forwarded it
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« Reply #38 on: May 31, 2009, 12:20:39 AM »

What did you think?
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