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Poll #2017142 Have you read this post?

Are major pairings allowed?

not at all
1(6.2%)
only in the background
15(93.8%)
we totally encourage canon pairings around here!
0(0.0%)

I totally read this post

yes
15(93.8%)
nope! why does this poll exist?
0(0.0%)
yes, and I have more questions (please put them in a comment below)
1(6.2%)
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[Round 7 signups] Second Bananas

Thanks to everyone who came out and voted for this round.

The focus for this round will be SECOND BANANAS!

This can include any character who serves as a runner-up, a second stringer, or mirror of one of the main cast (Examples: Faith, Kendra, Wesley, Amy Madison, Harmony)

No additional thematic challenge this month, just have fun with the second bananas!

Artists are free to create original art, or create art inspired by previously written stories for the community (with author's permission).

Schedule Round 7:
Monday Sept 12th: poll goes up
Wednesday Sept 14th: sign ups go live
Saturday Sept 17th: assignments go out
Saturday Oct 15th: assignments due

Remember our standard rules:
+ No slashing, no canon-pairings, no popular fandom-pairings.
+ No romance, no UST, no lust, no sex as emphasis
+ You may offer two story prompts, if you wish. If you are assigned two prompts, you are only required to write one of the prompts.
+ There is no upper limit, but you have to write at least 500 words.
+ If for some reason you cannot write your story, or it's gonna be late, let me know, either by LJ PM or at punch_kicker15 at ymail dot com.

Authors
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Artists
At this point, there is a pretty substantial body of work to choose from so - you can choose to apply the artist challenge to an older piece (with the author's permission), work with an author for this round, or create an original piece. There is no additional thematic challenge this round for any art you create.
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Feel free to promote this round on your own LJs as well!

[Poll] buffy_genfic Round 7

Yay, we're back for another round!

Schedule Round 7:
Monday Sept 12th: poll goes up
Wednesday Sept 14th: sign ups go live
Saturday Sept 17th: assignments go out
Saturday Oct 15th: assignments due

Yay, round 7! I am going to participate

Definitely!
0(0.0%)
Maybe
3(100.0%)
Not this time
0(0.0%)

I answered "definitely" or "maybe" above and I would like to write about

Xander
0(0.0%)
Core Four Scoobies Ensemble (fic featuring all of the Core Four)
0(0.0%)
Silver!Scoobies (aka Oz, Anya, Cordy, Dawn, Tara, Riley, Spike, Angel)
0(0.0%)
Second Bananas (examples: Faith, Kendra, Wesley, Harmony, Amy Madison)
2(66.7%)
Big Bads (examples: The Master, the Mayor, Adam, Glory)
0(0.0%)
Little Bads (examples: Catherine Madison, Inca Mummy Girl, the zookeeper from The Pack)
1(33.3%)
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Dawn of a New Day (Dawn, Gen, PG-13)

Title: Dawn of a New Day
Author: punch_kicker15
Rating: PG-13
Characters/Relationships: Dawn, other Potentials, Gen
Summary: AU Season 7: Dawn's a Potential, and a Slayer, and that may make all the difference for someone else.
Word count: 1365
Notes: Written for carlyinrome, who wanted AU in which Dawn is, in fact, a Potential (and then a Slayer post-"Chosen"), bonding with the other Potentials, field training, mythos, and didn't want Caleb, major character death outside canon.

Dawn of a New Day

Round Six: we ain't kids no more (Buffy gen, PG-13) for mierke

TITLE: we ain’t kids no more
RATING: PG-13
FANDOMS: BtVS
CHARACTER: Buffy Summers
SUMMARY: Buffy comes to Cleveland. Set in the Wishverse.
AUTHOR’S NOTES: Written for the buffy_genfic AU round for mierke who requested Wishverse Buffy before she comes to Sunnydale with the prompts Watcher, scar, and sword and without Buffy dying.  Title from Adele’s song “Send My Love”.

Read it.