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TreacleTart : (26 February 2017 - 05:47 PM) and thank you! <3
TreacleTart : (26 February 2017 - 05:47 PM) They do them on the home page via GoogleDocs
starbuck. : (26 February 2017 - 05:37 PM) and congrats kaitlin!!!
starbuck. : (26 February 2017 - 05:37 PM) if there are no hpff forums how are the dobbys run now?
TreacleTart : (26 February 2017 - 04:36 PM) Someone has to nominate you or one of your stories for any of the categories when the awards open.
prongs : (26 February 2017 - 04:20 PM) how do you win a Dobby? I've been a author at hpff for years but it's been lurking most these past few years...
TreacleTart : (26 February 2017 - 04:06 PM) Thanks Jayde <3
raven-orlov : (26 February 2017 - 03:49 PM) thanks a lot guys!
page thirteen. : (26 February 2017 - 03:42 PM) actual staff checking in: yes, you can! anything made this month is fair game :P
Jayde. : (26 February 2017 - 03:37 PM) @raven yes..? I'm pretty sure that's okay... I've done it before. (But I'm not staff so don't quote me on that!)
raven-orlov : (26 February 2017 - 03:36 PM) hey guys! i can submit a blend i originally made for a challenge for ybw too, right? i already did actually but now i'm not so sure :/
Jayde. : (26 February 2017 - 03:31 PM) Congratulations, Kaitlin! I couldn't wait for the checks to be over so I could tell you that! :P
TreacleTart : (26 February 2017 - 03:08 PM) Guys! I won a Dobby for Most Dedicated Author! :drop: Someone pinch me really quick
starbuck. : (26 February 2017 - 02:27 PM) maia that's okay ^_^
prokaryote. : (26 February 2017 - 02:26 PM) Thank you! (I just realized if I read all the way to the bottom I'd find it)

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