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Weekly Wrap Up (Sept. 27 - Oct. 3)


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So goodbye to September and onto October. Can you believe that Canadian Thanksgiving is a week from Monday :) See, we have our harvest done before a lot of our southern neighbours. The holiday is about the same, rooted in early settlers giving thanks to not only the Native Americans they encountered at the beginning, but everything that happened in the previous year. Hopefully topped off with a bountiful harvest to carry through the winter. We have turkey, tons of veggies, mashed potatoes, gravy, and all the fixings. I love my cranberries! The only difference is we don't have a Black Tuesday after our Thanksgiving :gikkle:. A bit too early for Christmas shopping. But pumpkin spice season starts here early and goes late :unsure:

Now that takes care of the US And Canada, what about the rest of the world? Do you have a day in your country that is like Thanksgiving Day here? Just curious if there is similar days? Is it celebrated in Mexico or the Caribbean?

Enough of my babbling and onto the wrap up!

On Monday, Cia lead us in the CSR Discussion Day. Did you get a chance to read the story?

Wednesday, it was time for Renee to pop in and remind us all about the upcoming Fall Anthology coming up.

And all week long were you experiencing jactitation as you got were waiting daily for the Word's of the Day by Myr?

Lastly, we will check in on the goals from last week.

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Prompts

  • Suggest a prompt(s) - Recommend a few prompts to be feature on Prompt Friday! PM @Renee Stevens and/or @wildone with your ideas.

Anthologies

  • 2020 Fall Anthology - Shadows - Due by November 15th, 2020
  • 2020 Fall Anthology - Bridges - Due by November 15th, 2020
  • Anthology 101 - In the Anthology Forum. Everything you need to know about GA Anthologies

Blog Opportunities

Premium Updates:

On Fire by Cia *Premium*

Classic Updates:

The Castaway Hotel: Next Generation Book 4 by Bill W

Signature Updates:

The Best Year by Krista

Ancalagon by Cia

Disasters, Delights and Other Detours by Parker Owens

Double Concerto by Parker Owens

Krista's Prompts by Krista

Northern Exposure by Mark Arbour; Book 8 of Bridgemont

Phases of Moon by Mann Ramblings

Pride Month, and other Haibun by AC Benus; Book 13 of Verse

Sidewinder by Headstall

Promising Updates:

The Reluctant Consort by lilansui

 

Don't forget.... Read, Write, and REVIEW!!!

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Thanks for reminding everyone about the possibility to promote a favoite story via the GA blog. We have a couple of open spots in the last months of 2020, so please consider sending a review to me or Renee. It doesn't have to be long - in fact, a slightly expanded story review you've already written would be fine.

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