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17 November 2007 @ 12:29 am
I Guess This Is the Part Where I Promise Not To Grouse Anymore...  
and just finish LS when it's time. We're almost done with this Arc and we have one last three chapter epilogue. The only question becomes, since it seems to be running too long for some fans, I put a question to you:


ETA: Stupid poll set-up isn't wanting to work so just reply in comments. After three re-dos, I give up!

AETA: Just for the record, this isn't about how many reviews we recieve. I know that some of you aren't comfortable with leaving them or are unsure what to say. Don't think you're being scolded in the least. I love you, reviews or no reviews. It's more about knowing if we've gone on too long. There is still more to come, but I know alot of people were in this for the action, so this is just letting both of us touch base with you. All is well! *hugs and kisses*

Shall we continue on until we reach our planned ending, which might finish it out at 80 chapters or skip the Christmas re-write and go straight to the end after chapter 70? 

Just Go Ahead And End It! Where It Is! What's With This Freakin' Huge Epic? ;) 

Do what you planned, but hurry up and finish! 

Take you time and do what you had planned; I've been waiting for this. 

I'm fine with skipping 'Christmas with the Kents' and going to the finale.

 You're welcome to post anonymously if you like. I'm just curious. I'm still more than happy to continue the last twelve chapters I have planned and close it out with a bang. In the end, I'm happy with the story and the journey it's taken. Especially since only we know we're going to do in the end. :)
 
 
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Loony Loopy Lea Lovegood: SR: Clark Kentchickadilly on November 17th, 2007 08:29 pm (UTC)
The visual thing goes for me too - I've been reading off of ff.net because of that. (Actually for me it's also the indents on the paragraph breaks in addition to the fonts and color schemes ... that makes it hard.)

I wasn't ever going to say anything because its such a nitpicky thing but since you already did ... I also have those nasty floaters things and if I look at the comptuer too long it will give me a migraine. As such I often use the "?style=mine" code on the end of an LJ link. That will take the LJ comments page to LJ's basic default style.

(To give you an idea for this entry the URL would be "http://kalalanekent.livejournal.com/139564.html?style=mine")

Even with the style mine feature for some reason the paragraph indents do a number on my eyes. Maybe because I'm not used to reading text online in that formating? I'm not sure - because when I read it, say for example in a book or magazine article, it generally doesn't bother me. I'm guessing it has something to do with the screen setting. (And I said that last bit in my original LJ comment but LJ ate that??? Weird!)

Edited at 2007-11-17 08:33 pm (UTC)
winddancer55945: This isn't where I parked my horsewinddancer55945 on November 18th, 2007 05:17 am (UTC)
Believe it or not, but it also helps me to close my damaged eye. :-)It gets funky once in awhile and tries to be the dominant one again. Vision problems suck, don't they?
I also know it's nit-picky. I have been reading this story for a year now and never said anything. However the ladies were asking for constructive feedback. And I couldn't come up with anything but this. Looks like it started a bit of a thread on its own.
Lois: Lois Reporterkalalanekent on November 18th, 2007 05:38 am (UTC)
I'd love to fix it, but my biggest problem is that I'm not so good at fixing any of the 'techie' stuff in LJ. Kat makes the layouts and I'm a completely n00b at editing it. We're working on a new layout for Christmas, so I'll have to ask her how to do that.

Trust me, I'd love to make it easier for everyone, but LJ freaks on me every once in a while. I just don't know how to fix it. *shrug, sheepish smile*
Loony Loopy Lea Lovegoodchickadilly on November 18th, 2007 05:48 am (UTC)
Oh gosh, I didn't mean to imply you should change your whole layout - your layout is nice. That's why I use the ?style=mine feature on the comments page. I use this on just about everyone's LJ (well everyone who doesn't use the LJ default page) it's just easier for me. So don't worry ... for me the biggest thing is the paragraph indents which is why I usually read on ff.net. I don't know why that hurts my eyes - like I said I think it's a screen thing.

*hugs*
Lois: Lois Lovekalalanekent on November 18th, 2007 05:57 am (UTC)
*LOL* It's okay. I'm only going to change layputs for Christmas, if Kat has time. Then January 1st, it will go back to this one. I just need to ask her if she knows how to fix that.

Saying that LJ tech is Greek to me is like saying Everest is a hill. XD