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Short Stories
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45%
Poems
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26%
Other
30
29%
 
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 12:38 am
Nate says...



So which do you like better, the short story or the poem?
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 12:40 am
Bobo says...



Which do you like better between the two? If that's the question, you need to fix the poll, because it sounds much more general than that. Anyway, I like short stories, but I mostly like writing longer stories... although I never finish them >_<




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Wed Sep 21, 2005 12:43 am
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If you can't choose between the three, then you're too indecisive for your own good.
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 12:45 am
Griffinkeeper says...



I actually prefer storybooks, they are much better practice.
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 1:05 am
Galatea says...



Poems. Definitly.
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 1:20 am
Sponson Light says...



Short Stories are fun to read and write because A. it can be read quickly (hence the "short" part), B. It doesnt require too much thinking, C. It stays more true to the main goal instead of other stories (say harry potter, where lots of things happen before the end, whileas a short story will be quick and simple)
But thats just me.
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 2:17 am
Bobo says...



No no no, I was trying to clarify whether the point was to choose between poems and short stories or between those and anything else you might write. But you anwsered my question in any case, if indirectly.




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Wed Sep 21, 2005 3:50 am
Meshugenah says...



for writing? poetry. without a doubt.
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 4:57 am
concertchick16 says...



SHORT STORIES~!
cause as one friend so elequently put it
i'm a "short short story writer"
i am short.... :roll:




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Wed Sep 21, 2005 6:36 am
deleted6 says...



Short stories but they all way become long strories
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 10:08 am
Elizabeth says...



i voted poetry although I like both.




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Wed Sep 21, 2005 11:37 am
Sureal says...



Stories. Poetry? I'm no good at poetry...
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 12:02 pm
Unknown says...



I'm no good at any writing (and yet for some reason I continue doing it).

My aim is to publish a long story someday.
But I've lately found that there is much fun in short stories too. It's easier to make your message (if you have one) clear in a short story. More direct to the point.
My long stories have the habit of being too complicated.
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 2:36 pm
Firestarter says...



Poetry.
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Wed Sep 21, 2005 3:59 pm
Beethoven says...



Ah, I like both, but for me, neither compare with working on a long story, or, as Grif said, a storybook.
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