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Hey, let's write for May : )
Wednesday, May 02, 2018 8:24:49 AM

Okay, if you haven't memorized the guidelines already, remember that you can write a haiku or you can write a piece that is EXACTLY 100 words or you can write a piece that is EXACTLY ...

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April writing contest winners : )
Wednesday, May 02, 2018 8:02:07 AM

Year of the writers! Congratulations to Jim Harstad and Rbibeu. You are the April winners in the Great Bamboo Ridge Year of the Dog Writing Contest. As usual, you receive ten Bamboo Bucks that you ...

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Da good ole rules fo da April writing contes : )
Tuesday, April 03, 2018 11:31:00 AM

Eh, we get some writers now, uh? Everybody cooking wit gas. So how dis sound to you? Dis month you can write -- tree guesses and two no count -- one haiku or you can write . . . got it? one ...

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April winners for The Year of the Dog Writing Contest : )
Tuesday, April 03, 2018 11:16:33 AM

Congratulations to the hometown team, Doreen B., Homelessinhonolulu, Jim Harstad, and Darrel. You are all our winners for March. As usual you have each won ten sacred Bamboo Bucks to spend wisely at ...

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Rules and themes for the March writing contest : )
Sunday, March 04, 2018 10:00:40 PM

Happy Year of the Dog! A new year. Our contest rolls on. The rules remain the same. You can write a Haiku or you can write a piece that is EXACTLY 100 words long or you can write a piece ...

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Year of the Rooster writing contest winners for February : )
Sunday, March 04, 2018 9:44:24 PM

Congratulations to Rbibeau, Piihonua(On faith. Really hope you provide a translation for those who do not know Hawaiian, so we can learn), Homelessinhonolulu, Darrel, and Categable. You're all winners ...

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Rules and themes for the February writing contest : )
Thursday, February 01, 2018 7:38:44 PM

Okay, it's a new month and a new chance to publish your great work. Remember, you never know. One of your pieces may get published in a future issue of [i]Bamboo Ridge[i]. I'm sure you're ...

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January writing contest winner : )
Thursday, February 01, 2018 6:33:06 PM

Congratulations to Homelessinhonolulu. You are the January winner for the Great Bamboo Ridge Year of the Rooster Writing Contest. You've won 10 Bamboo Bucks that you can spend in our online store. ...

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Write on into the new year with this month's contest rules and regs
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 9:36:00 PM

Happy New Year to all. I hope that your 2018 will be filled with great writing sessions. Here are the guidelines for January. Hey, guess what? You can write a haiku Or you can write a piece ...

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December Year of the Rooster Writing Contest winners : )
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 9:16:26 PM

Congratulations to Jim Harstad, DoreenB, Darrel, HomelessinHonolulu, and RBIBEAU. You're all winners for our December writing contest. As always, you've won the much treasured 10 Bamboo Bucks. ...

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December Year of the Rooster Writing Contest Rules and Regs : )
Sunday, December 03, 2017 9:29:56 PM

Yes, it's that holiday-ze time of year when all hell breaks loose on O'ahu roads. Add rain, and you've got a perpetual display of how bad drivers can be on this island. I mean REALLY bad ...

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November Year of the Rooster Contest winners : )
Sunday, December 03, 2017 9:03:24 PM

Congratulations to Jim Harstad, DoreenB, Homelessinhonolulu, and Darrel. You are the November winners for The Year of the Rooster Writing Contest. You have each won 10 Bamboo Bucks to spend in our online ...

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November Year of the Rooster Writing Contest Rules : )
Saturday, November 04, 2017 8:16:04 AM

Aloha and a very Happy November to all of you. I hope October was a good month. Here are the guidelines for this month's writing contest. Yup, they're the same as usual. You can write a ...

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October Year of the Rooster Writing Contest Winners : )
Saturday, November 04, 2017 8:02:00 AM

Congratulations to Darrel and Jim Harstad. You are the October winners for The Year of the Rooster Writing contest. You have each won 10 Bamboo Bucks to spend in our online store. Just mention that ...

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October writing contest rules : )
Friday, October 06, 2017 3:33:22 PM

Okay, you know the drill. You can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or a piece that is exactly 2000 words. Here are the triggers for October: Halloween Trick-or-Treat Ghosts Tricks Hookers Treats Candy Dentists Doctors Hospitals Illness Witches Bitches Itches Mosquitoes Camping Hiking Fishing Wishing Hopes Dreams Plans Schemes Kings Queens Emperors Ice ...

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September winners : )
Friday, October 06, 2017 3:20:45 PM

Congratulations to Rbibeau, Doreen B., Pleopard, Darrel, and Jim Harstad. You are all winners. Of course, as always, you have won ten Bamboo Bucks to spend in our online store. Just mention that you ...

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September writing contest rules and regs : )
Monday, September 04, 2017 9:27:01 PM

Okay, most of you know the drill. This month you can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or a piece that is exactly 2000 words Here are the triggers for September: Labor ...

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August writing contest winners : )
Monday, September 04, 2017 9:19:23 PM

Congratulations to Jim Harstad, Zanelle, Darrell, DoreenB, and Rbibeau. You are all August winners in the Great Bamboo Ridge Writing Contest. As you may know, this means that each of you has won 10 ...

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Wine and Words
Saturday, September 02, 2017 7:27:30 AM

Wine and Words reception means "Whoa...I neva know you serving dinner." Okay, really heavy pupus and if you no drink wine going get words and water. Jes so dat you know, come hungry. And da ...

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Year of the Rooster Contest for August : )
Friday, August 04, 2017 10:44:38 AM

August is upon us, and it's getting hot, hot, hot. As good a time to write as any. This month you can write a haiku or a piece that is exactly 100 words or a piece that is exactly 2000 ...