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Chatwee Update

Update - There's been some technical difficulties launching Chatwee onto our website so we will not be moving to Chatwee on Thursday.

As soon as we fix this issue, we'll announce another date for launching. We're really sorry for the delay in Chatwee, thanks so much for your patience.
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Post of The Month (September)

Maisy is our Post of The Month winner voted by the community for the following post:

"Hey Shaunie,

​I care. I really relate to what you have been experiencing with the house falling apart, and things not getting fixed due to general shame of the state of the house and not knowing where to begin fixing things or who to contact (you don't want to come across rogue tradesmen). Not even having adequate heating and hot water. And clutter. Everywhere. It's horrible to live in such circumstances, I know. It's hard as well when you see everyone else living a 'normal' life and yet being unable to talk about your situation."
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About this forum (Creative)

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  • About this forum (Creative)

    This corner of the forum to allow people to express themselves. That could mean poetry, scribblings, whole novels, music, art, film - whatever you've created yourself.

    And that's the main point, this is about what you've created. It can be an online portfolio with no feedback, a chance to check something specific or your opportunity to throw your stuff out to everyone to feedback on.

    This can also be a place to discuss being creative, the websites, tools and advice that can help.

    Like everything else on the boards it's best to assume that if you don't say how you want feedback then people should be free to respond about anything in your work.

    If you'd like to be more specific (I just want to post this, I'm not looking for feedback; I just want help with the 3rd paragraph) then just let people know when you post.

    A few specifics -

    The normal rules of the boards apply - racist, sexist, etc, material wouldn't be acceptable. That doesn't mean that these ideas can't be explored but this isn't a way around normal rules.

    Don't insult people - this is a chance for people to feedback to other users, to entertain each other and to hopefully grow in confidence. Don't be a twat.

    Don't steal - A couple of things about copyright - The basic rules of the forum state we own everything published. That's required as a publisher. But we don't own your work and wouldn't pass it on as our own. That applies to everyone else as well - don't be stealing other's work and publishing it here and don't nick other people's work from here for other projects. Anyone doing that won't be here for very long.

    Report things you're not happy about - you can familiarise yourself with our report post functionality here

    So, have fun, help each other out and we'll all look forward to seeing what you come up with
    We're Aife & Mike: the staff team here at The Mix.
    If you have any questions about this place, feel free to
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    Help Desk or send us a private message.

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