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by Iris Messenger
Sun Sep 21, 2008 6:48 pm
Forum: The New Kid in Town
Topic: Cin
Replies: 11
Views: 236

Re: Cin

welcome to the lex! feel free to pm me or chat if you have any questions or would like to chat, and hope to see you 'round the boards.

I like the Romanians as well, how they're so close to being stereotypical "dracula" with their creepiness!
by Iris Messenger
Sun Sep 21, 2008 4:30 pm
Forum: The New Kid in Town
Topic: IFellUrEmotions
Replies: 11
Views: 298

Re: IFellUrEmotions

Hiyya, welcome to the lex!

Hope to see you around the boards. Feel free to pm me if you have any questions or just want to chat!

Japan, neat — how do you like it there after living in Texas?
by Iris Messenger
Tue Aug 26, 2008 8:48 pm
Forum: Flight to Phoenix
Topic: Writers Central
Replies: 1170
Views: 48418

Re: Writers Central

i don't have scraps of paper, i have all these scraps of documents and bookmarks and web-archives and outlines and population charts ... all over my computer. GAH! organization problem! i probably have fifteen "next american novels" that are languishing in my creative writing folder. i've only EVER ...
by Iris Messenger
Tue Aug 26, 2008 1:48 pm
Forum: Flight to Phoenix
Topic: Singers raise your voice.
Replies: 133
Views: 15079

Re: Singers raise your voice.

i agree ... i was doing a solo of "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend", and you know, that's a bold, belty song — and i was literally standing on the edge of the stage clutching the mic and trembling. gah! but then three weeks later when i was performing in Oklahoma!, i had my solo with three other p...
by Iris Messenger
Tue Aug 26, 2008 1:54 am
Forum: Flight to Phoenix
Topic: Singers raise your voice.
Replies: 133
Views: 15079

Re: Singers raise your voice.

i play fiddle and classical violin as well as sing — it can be done! (that translates to two hours of music practice though ...) i feel bad for not singing at ALL lately ... i need to find some new songs to learn! i know what you mean about feeling naked when singing — i mean, especially if people h...
by Iris Messenger
Sun Aug 24, 2008 2:49 pm
Forum: Flight to Phoenix
Topic: Writers Central
Replies: 1170
Views: 48418

Re: Writers Central

i started out writing original fiction, and use fanfiction as a way to exercise my muscles, so to speak. in a way they are both as difficult as the other. in fanfiction you have to try to keep the characters true to themselves, when you don't really know all of their motivations. in original fiction...
by Iris Messenger
Sun Aug 24, 2008 1:45 pm
Forum: Flight to Phoenix
Topic: Singers raise your voice.
Replies: 133
Views: 15079

Re: Singers raise your voice.

awesome! yeah, i was a bit shocked when i realized how short an amount of time three weeks is — i mean, i've been in a half-hour condensation of A Midsummer Night's Dream (as Puck), and getting ready took months. Admitted, we were only spending two or three hours a day on it because it was a school ...
by Iris Messenger
Sat Aug 23, 2008 10:41 pm
Forum: Flight to Phoenix
Topic: Singers raise your voice.
Replies: 133
Views: 15079

Re: Singers raise your voice.

the largest musical i've been in was Oklahoma!, which was this summer ... tons of fun, lots of cheesiness. i was a cowboy named Fred as well as one of three singers in the Dream Sequence — i had several lines, the best songs, and a few beautiful solos! Because our director was terrible (we had our f...
by Iris Messenger
Sat Aug 23, 2008 3:38 pm
Forum: The Cullen Basement
Topic: Teenagers Unite
Replies: 1001
Views: 20643

Re: Teenagers Unite

12th grade in the states.
by Iris Messenger
Sat Aug 23, 2008 2:54 pm
Forum: The Cullen Basement
Topic: Teenagers Unite
Replies: 1001
Views: 20643

Re: Teenagers Unite

haha, did you choke cuz us freshman are so absolutely worried?

i'm sure it's not as bad as we're thinking it will be, at least!