Alright :)

November 25, 2008 at 11:40 am 7 comments

Finished “Queueing Theory” (an e-novel of 3 chapters; 55,534 words and 106 pages according to my word count) and was told I were one of the God-Knows-How-Many-Thousands-Of-Them-Are-Out-There National Novel Writing Month 2008 Winners.

Winner Goodies included:

Herebelow is something no winning would be complete without:

My Acceptance Speech:

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.. Now that I won, I hope to go back to blogging and giving the rest of my life the attention it deserves. I will also try to use my talent to abolish Famine, Global Warming and Shama Publishers; sparing no effort to achieve … World Peace.

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7 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Ankami  |  November 25, 2008 at 11:54 am

    Confratulations!!!

  • 2. chuni  |  November 26, 2008 at 12:06 am

    congrats!

  • 3. Girum  |  November 26, 2008 at 3:32 pm

    CONGRATULATIONS!!

  • 4. Mazzi  |  November 27, 2008 at 8:02 am

    Congratulations Abesheet! 🙂

  • 5. Girum  |  December 3, 2008 at 10:46 pm

    Abesheet,

    Ayyy….me was trying to read ur e-novel. But can’t do it on PC, my eyes are not good( I have used them too much for ‘ Kureja’ in schools…+ looking at Ch***,
    anyhow, my sister,is that possible to download it?( by a link or something?). let me try to read it after printing.
    ‘Hayilegna mood lay negn’…Yigermishal….’ Beka Yager Anbabi lihun eski.’….
    ‘Hule Beamet Hulete Anbabi yemehon abaze alebign’…Lol
    ……….Don’t worry I will try not to show it to my friends as if I wrote it…..Ha ha well that would be a sign for ‘Simintegnaw shi’, If I could write such stuff.
    Anyways, Berchi…..Berchi please!!
    BTW in ur youtube channel, I saw one video,
    are u the one taking the vid of a graduated girl…just to know…
    ‘Zare kimeyalehu…Yibekagnal….kezi belay…ho ho’

  • 6. yeselalewa  |  December 17, 2008 at 9:15 pm

    abesheet … why the change in titles if you don’t mind me asking? (i loved ‘the space between’)

  • 7. abesheet  |  December 18, 2008 at 6:00 am

    Nice nick yeselalewa 😉 .

    Well.. when i entitled it “the space between” i was planning to make all the story a fantacy on Yeti’s side. You know, she and Wasse separated, she was alone, had too many things she needed to deal with and didn’t, so she became a psycho. Sort of. And, ofcourse, to show the stories we tell are only half truths, etcetra.

    Queueing theory felt so right. Isn’t that what a woman is supposed to do once she reached her early 20’s. Wait for a husband? If you have stood in a queue at the Addis Ababa University, beMizgeba qen, you’d understand how our lives resemble standing in a queue so much.

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