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Postby StellaBlueBella » Wed Nov 10, 2010 12:56 pm

How did you pick your screen name? This is a name I have used for a long time.... When I was pregnant with my first child I was told he was going to be a SHE and I was going to name her Stella-Blue Bella after one of my favorite songs by the Grateful Dead "Stella Blue" which was inspired by Miles Davis' "Stella by Starlight", another great song. Anyway to my mother's great relief, I had a boy - two in fact, and never got to use my unusual name :( So I have satisfied my self by using at as my screen name.... Which happens to fit perfectly here!

How did you come to read Twilight and which book is your favorite? I became aware of the series through my 15 year old step-sister and just assumed it wasn't age appropriate for me - like a too short skirt or something. Then EVERYONE at work was talking about it and reading the books so I borrowed my sister Twilight DVD, had to rent New Moon the very next night and the day after that I was straight to the bookstore for Eclipse! (Of course I have read all the books a few times.) I was 8 months pregnant at the time and the heat index here was in the 110's - Forks and Edward's cold skin were the perfect escape.Thank You Stephenie!! Breaking Dawn is hands down my favorite book even though it was spoiled for me. I guess because I was pregnant I was immediately worried about Bella not being able to have a baby. A well meaning friend told me not to worry that Bella and Edward would have a baby. In her defense, people really don't like to see extremely pregnant women worry ;)

Who do you like best: Edward, Bella, or Jacob?
Wow that is a really hard question. Bella is definitely the most relatable; I was team Edward until Jacob's section in BD. I wanted Jacob to go find his own wolf-girl but once I got to know him through his POV - I love Jacob. Obviously, Bella and Edward are meant to be but I so want Jacob to find his happiness - he totally deserves it!

Who is your favorite minor character? Alice but I don't really consider her to be a minor character; Leah is my favorite truly minor character.

What are your hobbies? Reading, writing, hiking, biking, photograpy. Crafty stuff, for example I am into repurposing/recycling junk mail and old magazines into gift wrap, redecorating and then repurposing old jars and cans, etc.

Where are you from (general area like Montana, not exact town!) Sweet Home Alabama

How old are you? (In general, like teen, 20's, 30's, 40's etc) Early 30's

Anything else you would like to share. So glad to know I am not the only one who thinks about this kinda stuff! Honestly, I didn't realize other people were so into to Twilight for a long time - I thought I was an odd ball or something, lol!
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Re: Another Newbie

Postby Jestak » Wed Nov 10, 2010 9:50 pm

Hi, and welcome to the forum. Glad to have you join us :)
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Re: Another Newbie

Postby pennybug84 » Thu Nov 11, 2010 3:58 am

Welcome to the lex! See you around the boards.
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Re: Another Newbie

Postby audreywarenne » Thu Nov 11, 2010 5:13 pm

Hey! Welcome to the Lex!
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Re: Another Newbie

Postby Openhome » Sat Nov 13, 2010 12:06 am

Hello and welcome to the Twilight Lexicon!

I’m Openhome, and I’m one of the moderators around here.

We are so pleased you have chosen to join us! The Lex is a large site and can be very confusing at first. To help you navigate through the threads better, please be sure to check out the Welcome Forum and take a look at the threads there. You can begin at the Before You Start Posting thread. This topic contains a wealth of information on how to use our boards.

If you have any questions about posting here, there are three forums set up for you. Newborn in Seattle has a long list of helpful hints and FAQ’s. If you have technical difficulties, go to For the Accident Prone. The site’s rules and policies are found in the Don’t Irritate the Volturi thread. Please be sure to familiarize yourself with them!

If you have any other questions, you can contact any of the moderators by sending them a Private Message (PM). Moderators’ names appear in green. You can also go to the Communing with the Pack forum to ask questions or give us feedback.

See you around the boards!
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Re: Another Newbie

Postby dazzel21 » Sat Nov 13, 2010 3:17 pm

Hi! Welcome to the lex. Hope to see you around the board...
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Re: Another Newbie

Postby Mrs.TeddyBear » Sat Nov 20, 2010 3:39 pm

Hey I'm Ted, welcome to the lex! If you have any questions about how things run here or if you'd just like to talk please feel free to PM me :D And no worries, there are TONS of us twilighters and we've been around for years and years and years so you're no more an oddball than we are :lol: Hopefully you'll love it here as much as I do and I'll see you around the boards!
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