Site Awards
Last year, we held the Flame of Anor Awards and everyone seemed fairly pleased with them. Are you guys interested in having them again this year? If so, we'll start the contest on December 1st with open nominations for the best fanfiction in 12 different categories.

This year, I'll probably select a specific group of judges who have no stories of their own nominated. I'd like it to be as unbiased as possible.

Let me know what you guys think.
Adoralyna on 10/04/05 08:59 am
Sounds like it would be very exciting. I am pretty new here, so would be nice to experience the awards. There is some fabulous fiction here. :)
- Cheers on 10/04/05 09:51 pm
The unbiased thing works. It would give everyone a fair shot. Go for it!!
- oblotr on 10/05/05 01:32 am
I think it's a pretty good idea. Like Cheers said, I'm also kind of new here. I've been using this site since the summer and I'm interested to see what this'll be like. Good idea! (Don't forget to check out my "Aragorn's Apples" story and PLEASE review!) lol.
- Gondors TRUE queen on 10/05/05 04:06 pm
Cool idea. Um..I'm very new, signed up 30 seconds ago, and I would love to be an unbiased judge.
So if you need one..
- Riniel on 10/09/05 05:05 pm
i loved the idea before and can not wait for them again!! so glad you are thinking of doing it!!
- angelsfyre1 on 10/09/05 06:15 pm
I think it's an awesome idea!!! And yeah, the unbiased thing is a good idea....(^.^)
- oboroyo on 10/11/05 01:19 pm
I participated in last year's awards. I enjoyed it, so I say go for it again!
- White Wolf on 10/15/05 03:35 pm
I fairly new here also, I signed up about a month ago. I think it sounds pretty interesting, and I love the unbiasd judge thing.
- Alatariel on 10/19/05 03:48 pm
Sounds like an awesome idea, especially about selecting judges. It was great last year, and should be even better this time around. :)
- Tathrin on 10/20/05 07:41 pm
I'm faily new, as Alatariel is. I loved the stories that were chosen and I'd be very excited to join in the judging!
- Froli on 10/21/05 12:14 am
I'd luv that! Sounds awesome! I'd also like to be a judge...
- Dragonlore on 10/26/05 06:00 pm
That would be good and I have only just signed to this site. That would be good! Go for it! Sarah xxx
- on 10/28/05 01:40 pm
yeh it would be grate to have the awards again.I Cant wait
- my own shadow on 10/29/05 01:43 pm
(Wow, has it really been a year?)

Yeah, it'd definitely be good to have the awards again.

And word on having unbiased judges. A lot of us last time had our own stuff nominated, and it got pretty hard to remain impartial viz. our own versus others'.
- Noldo on 11/03/05 06:51 am
Just as a piece of advice: I would suggest this time to make sure to get the permission of all the authors nominated before starting the reading and voting.

The impartial thing sounds like a good idea, definitely.

Good luck!
- Enismirdal on 11/04/05 05:05 pm
One question, couldn't people sign up as two people if they had different email addresses and pick themselves? You may already have it worked out, just wondering. Hannon le!
- Alatariel on 11/05/05 09:41 am
I would love to take part in the awards and think it is a great suggestion to make to us. I would be very interested to see how the categories shape our respective stories. Thankyou.
- merevindur on 11/10/05 06:19 pm
I am new as are many who commented and I would love to participate in and experience fanfic awards. I've written a couple of fics and am eager to get reviews, feedback, comments, everything. I'll be posting soon.
- Maiwen on 11/23/05 01:30 pm
I think it's a great idea! But I have one question: do we have to finish the story before it is judged?
- Alatariel Narmolanya on 11/30/05 04:55 pm
I am not sure yet, honestly. Maybe we can have categories for completed and incompleted works?
- Adora on 12/01/05 02:01 am