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Checkpoint #3

Jim and Blair

Here’s our third checkpoint and discussion of the 2017 Sentinel Big Bang. And I need to open with an apology. I let the ball drop last checkpoint – a family crisis – and I know I’ve been AWOL since then. I will do my best to be more present going forward. If you have contacted […]

Big Bang checkpoint #1 (2017)

Blair

Here’s our first checkpoint of the 2017 Sentinel Big Bang. Leaving Livejournal? LJ’s Russian Overlords are at it again, and there’s been another exodus from LJ. Patt and I have discussed it and we are going to keep the big bang on LJ for now.

Anniversary Big Bang timetable and ch...

Jim

Hi, everyone! Here’s the final timetable for our Anniversary Big Bang and the last checkpoint for Anniversary writers. The Anniversary Big Bang is our second of this special year, and is for brand new, stand-alone works. The schedule is: Last day for Writer signups – 17 June Writers’ deadline for submissions – 24 June Last […]

Artist Checkpoint

Jim and Blair

It’s checkpoint time for our Big Bang artists! The usual disclaimer applies: all checkpoints are optional. If you don’t want to check in, you don’t have to. What’s a checkpoint for artists? It’s a chance to share with the Big Bang community some hints about the joys to come. Tell us a little about the […]

Nostalgia Big Bang – final chec...

Blair

This checkpoint is for the Nostalgia Big Bang only. As always, checking in is entirely optional. Target for Checkpoint #5: If you're pacing your writing to the checkpoint schedule, you should now be about done with the first draft and thinking about sending your story to beta. It's totally fine if you're not there yet […]

Checkpoint 4

Jim and Blair

It’s checkpoint time again! We’ve also got some important decisions to make and if you’re taking part in our big bang we want your input. See the post below this one for details.

Writers’ checkpoint #3

Jim and Blair

It’s checkpoint time again! About the checkpoints Checkpoints are completely optional. If you’ve signed up to write a big bang project and you just want to get on with writing it without being bothered by this, that’s perfectly fine. You’re under no obligation to check in at all until the submissions deadline. On the other […]

Writers’ Checkpoint #2

Jim and Blair

It’s checkpoint time again! About the checkpoints Checkpoints are completely optional. If you’ve signed up to write a big bang project and you just want to get on with writing it without being bothered by this, that’s perfectly fine. You’re under no obligation to check in at all until the submissions deadline. On the other […]

Big Bang Checkpoint #1

Jim

Hi, everyone! It’s checkpoint time! About the checkpoints Checkpoints are completely optional. If you’ve signed up to write a big bang project and you just want to get on with writing it without being bothered by this, that’s perfectly fine. You’re under no obligation to check in at all until the submissions deadline. On the […]

Writers’ Checkpoint #2 and dead...

Jim and Blair

This is the second writers’ checkpoint for the Reverse Bang. If you have already sent in your written project, the checkpoint is optional. If you’re still working on it, please check in by Wednesday 6 May. The point of the checkpoints is twofold – for the community, to tease with some details about the Sentinel-fest […]