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[May. 26th, 2003|11:20 am]
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Do people not understand the concept of a drabble, or something? I uploaded some of mine last night, and every other comment I get says "too short" or words to that effect. And I made sure to say in the summaries that they were drabbles...
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Date:May 26th, 2003 - 03:19 am

i h8

I think you'll need to explain what a drabble is.

As in, hammer it into their skulls with an industrial tool the size of a small house.

Pain is the only lesson, baby... XD
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Date:May 26th, 2003 - 03:23 am

Re: i h8

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Date:May 26th, 2003 - 03:52 am
I hate to speak badly of some of them, considering they've been reviewing my fic so much lately and I hate to look the gift horse in the mouth but... the majority of people don't understand much of anything...
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Date:May 26th, 2003 - 10:43 am
It's, dear, most of them don't even understand "good writing"...
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Date:May 26th, 2003 - 08:50 pm


It's 98% of denizens don't understand punctuation or grammar... And would spell the two 'punkchuatson' and 'gramer'.

I gave up expecting anything in the way of sense from there quite some time ago.

*pines for the of yesteryear*

There isn't much you can do about it, other than plastering a huge memo at the top of each fic to the extent of: 'READ THE FUCKING MANUAL SUMMARY!