Status: At last!! I have finally got over 100 votes! Thank you all. May more come! (6 months ago)

dotandtittle

Name Ian King
Location Northland, New Zealand
Member Since Sep 05, 2012
Votes Received 110
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Well, Here I am trying to carve out an amazing future as a word-smith. With determination, creativity, your help and some spare time I am SURE I will get there.   
My name is Ian, I'm from the beautiful New Zealand.  I only have six adorable kids - is that enough?  I am also a Christian.
I love to read and support others with the same vein as I.  Life is NOT a box of chocolates.  It's true that you never know what you're goin'a get; but you can certainly work towards something that truly inspires you.  Something you want to become.

My key secret is that you need to edit, and re-edit.  It might take 100 times, but keep working it.  A diamond was once just a drab rock, until a master jeweler saw its potential and worked it.
  
I have already written a childrens' story that you can sample here at 
http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/30854 . This version is in the first person, however I am working through - re-editing and uploading the original version to wattpads.  The original version was always in the third person.  I'd love to have your votes and advice.

Works

Origins - Halloween

Origins - Halloween

8 pages, updated Apr 21, 2014PG-13Completed
Have you ever wondered just what you celebrate on October 31st? Have you ever looked back to see just where it comes from? If you haven't - you had better read this t... read more
44 reads votes 1 comments 1
The Girl That Was Buried In Her Ball Gown

The Girl That Was Buried In Her Ball Gown

16 parts / 38 pages, updated Jan 28, 2014PG-13
How could one evening at the junior high school ball turn into something completely unexpected. When something goes terribly wrong, what will ha... read more
1,694 reads votes 95 comments 73
UNDER THE OCEAN (Original)

UNDER THE OCEAN (Original)

16 parts / 28 pages, updated Mar 20, 2013GCompleted
Three Siblings are finally getting to spend the night in the new caravan. However, a storm is coming that blows their caravan into the depths of the sea. How wi... read more
162 reads votes 4 comments 0
Where's Brown bear?

Where's Brown bear?

4 pages, updated Jan 14, 2013GCompleted
One day Brown bear went down the path, past the white picket fence where he should never have gone. Just to see what he could see. Oh what a naughty brown bear he was. Lets hope he learns his lesson.
62 reads votes 4 comments 8
Graveyard Hill

Graveyard Hill

3 pages, updated Jan 04, 2013GCompleted
Once on a camping adventure where something scary happened. What was it?
67 reads votes 6 comments 2
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well to start with I was inspired by "The Lovely Bones," which I read quite fast as I really enjoyed it - even though it wasn't the sort of story...
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@VikiDee23 I'm strange? Why - Thank you, I guess?? (Strange AND confused now?:;) Why am I strange? Oh, and good on you for apologizing. If you...
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