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#31 seakla

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Posted 10 May 2004 - 03:27 PM

Camille....haven't heard that story before!  I am a writer so often things like this get my creative juices bubbling! LOL
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Posted 10 May 2004 - 04:22 PM

You're a writer?  Excellent!  What kind of things have you penned?  It must be like a full time job, from what I've been told...especially the research, but that can sometimes be the most intriguing part, right?

There are some other writers on these boards, like Alsie R. (check out the "Vampire's Anyone?" thread) and Randystreu.  

So, got any spooky materials we can all take a peek at?  [smiley=cwm31.gif]
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Posted 10 May 2004 - 04:26 PM

thanks for putting in a good word for me camille.

hey seakla, i've heard the grave robber's waking up the "dead" woman by trying to cut off her finger before. i think i read it in "belle prater's boy" by ruth white. have you read about mercy brown, while we're on the topic of people being buried alive? that's a good mix of vampires and premature burials. anyway, looking forward to reading more of your posts. they're pretty interesting so far.  ;D
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Posted 10 May 2004 - 05:44 PM

Thanks Alsie!  I haven't heard that story you mentioned.  But did read one, a true story supposedly, of a woman who was betrothed to a man she didn't want to marry, she had a lover she wanted to marry but because he was of a lower class it wasn't allowed.  Well, she gets a sudden illness and "died".   Her lover was so upset that he went to her grave.  He either dug her up or heard her screams.  So, after she was rescued by him they went back to town and were allowed to get married since her betrothal was technically null and void because of her "death."

Camille....I have won runner-up for an Alfred Hitchcock contest, I have some filler pieces in Woman's Day and Family Fun.  Also an feature article in Domestique.  I also did research and writing on Urban Legends at www.ulrc.com.au.  I am also dilly-dallying around with short stories, they are my faves to write and most of them are horror.  I want to do a novel but just haven't settled on which idea I want to work on.
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Posted 10 May 2004 - 05:44 PM

By the way....the little signature at the bottom of my posts is something I wrote.
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Posted 10 May 2004 - 05:48 PM

Excellent!  I'll search for the Urban Legends article...that's right up my alley.  What is the title of your article?

Nice job on the siggie, btw.  8)

P.S., I know you and Alsie must be busy, but, perhaps you might be interested in publishing/writing an article for GV?
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Posted 10 May 2004 - 05:58 PM

camille,
       never thought about that...i'd really really like to. so who would i contact to try and get that set up?
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Posted 10 May 2004 - 07:49 PM

[glow=red,2,300][move]Hello, Seakla and welcome to GV ;D[/move][/glow]

Good to have another writer here 8)
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Posted 11 May 2004 - 01:26 PM

Thanks!  I am happy to be here!

Camille, I would be interested in writing something.  Just let me know the guidlines and who to contact.  I have 2 articles at that website:  Hooked on Murder and Murder in the Dark.



Let me know what you think!
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Posted 11 May 2004 - 03:39 PM

ditto with me camille. i'm really excited about the idea.
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Posted 11 May 2004 - 06:48 PM

Seakla & Alsie,

Here's a link to the submissions guidelines:

http://www.ghostvill...submissions.htm

You may also send an email inquiry to info@ghostvillage.com
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Posted 11 May 2004 - 06:53 PM

whoa! with so many writers around I guess I may need to sharpen my word skills! ;D
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Posted 12 May 2004 - 03:23 AM

You might want to do that moonchild... because my little red pen is always itching to edit! LOL
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Posted 12 May 2004 - 06:40 AM

*Bats lashes*You edit, Seakla?
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Posted 12 May 2004 - 06:48 AM

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