Oh my goodness!!

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  1. gamergirl profile image61
    gamergirlposted 10 years ago

    I just got an email today asking me to fill out a profile thingus for the Hubpages Newsletter!!!

    *falls over*

  2. Misha profile image71
    Mishaposted 10 years ago

    I feel for you wink tongue

  3. Patty Inglish, MS profile image93
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 10 years ago

    Congratulations! smile  <helps gamergirl back up>

  4. C.M. Vanderlinden profile image62
    C.M. Vanderlindenposted 10 years ago

    Congrats!!! Can't wait to see the next newsletter smile

  5. Kenny Wordsmith profile image78
    Kenny Wordsmithposted 10 years ago

    Now I can look forward to Charlotte's answers! And some secret, too! big_smile

  6. Whitney05 profile image82
    Whitney05posted 10 years ago

    WooHoo. looking forward for words of wisdom! ha

  7. Whitney05 profile image82
    Whitney05posted 10 years ago

    WooHoo. looking forward for words of wisdom! ha

  8. gamergirl profile image61
    gamergirlposted 10 years ago

    Well, I just got an email from the fellow at Hubpages..  apparently, my Outlook settings hate Hubpages emails, because I didn't get any of the three emails that were sent to me over the last week until today and..

    so..

    even though I sent in my stuff by what I thought was the proper time, I was told that I'd been passed up.

    I'm not sure what's shaking with it, but I'm a little less than pleased Gamergirl right now.  All the excitement just kinda drained out of it when I read the last email.

    Is anyone else experiencing a lag in receiving official emails from Hubpages?  This is aggravating.  I went from being super stoked to finding out that it wasn't me anymore, which sucks.  I didn't even get the first email he sent, I only got his reply today (which looking more closely he'd sent the email two days ago, but I received it at about 8pm tonight).

    Grrr!

  9. Lissie profile image77
    Lissieposted 10 years ago

    That sounds like your ISP rather than outlook - I used to have issues like that - I have used gmail for over 2 years and its brilliant - also you get the same email address (multiple if you want) for life ! See me an email via m profile if you want a gmail invite

  10. Misha profile image71
    Mishaposted 10 years ago

    Oooops! I still feel for you sad

    Well, if you look at it as an exercise in harnessing your emotions, it might help smile

  11. thooghun profile image80
    thooghunposted 10 years ago

    argh! Well I'd feel honored all the same wink

  12. Betty Jo Petty profile image62
    Betty Jo Pettyposted 10 years ago

    Gamergirl,

    I was so excited for you.  At least you did get the Probability of it.  Maybe they will give you another chance.  Looks like they would try to check it out before moving on ahead.

    Want me to talk to them for you?  Just joking. 

    Sorry about the let-down.  I hope you made a copy just for the memories, and the wall-plaque.

  13. Marisa Wright profile image96
    Marisa Wrightposted 10 years ago

    Each person who features in the newsletter is asked to nominate three people for the next one.  So it's not HubPages who chooses, it's other Hubbers.  I'm sure you'll have plenty of nominations in the future!

  14. Whitney05 profile image82
    Whitney05posted 10 years ago

    Sorry to hear that Gamergirl. I really was looking forward to reading what you had to say. :-(

    Marissa- how does that work? I mean how do the hubbers choose?

    1. Marisa Wright profile image96
      Marisa Wrightposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      The person who is featured in one newsletter is asked to nominate someone for the next newsletter.  You're asked to suggest three names, because of the possibility that someone won't respond or doesn't want to do it.

  15. Mark Knowles profile image60
    Mark Knowlesposted 10 years ago

    Well, I am done sulking, but only so I can say:

    I want to see gamergirl on the next newsletter !

    1. djtphn1 profile image81
      djtphn1posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I was wondering when you were going to grace us w/ your presence in the forums again...we missed you so!

  16. Zsuzsy Bee profile image87
    Zsuzsy Beeposted 10 years ago

    Gamergirl! Don't let all your good answers go to waste...hub them. I'd like to know what you have to say. Don't feel too too bad you'll get another chance. How is Sierra?

    Glad to see you're back Mark.

    regards Zsuzsy

  17. gamergirl profile image61
    gamergirlposted 10 years ago

    Thank you all for your kind words.  I pouted a bunch last night before bed, but woke up feeling much better about it.

    I think it was great to even have been nominated, and have changed my email for hubpages to my gmail account so that *hopefully* I don't experience any odd lag in receiving official emails.

    You're all lovely.

    WELCOME BACK MARK!!!

  18. chabrenas profile image61
    chabrenasposted 10 years ago

    I've checked all three email permission boxes in my profile, but never seen a newsletter. Is there something else I need to do to opt in?

    1. caspar profile image69
      casparposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Edit your profile and make sure you have checked the box for Allow Hubpages to contact you

      Also, you may want to add their address to your safe list or contacts or whatever in your email.

      PS Thanks for the request, chabrenas - I'm working on it!

  19. Mark Knowles profile image60
    Mark Knowlesposted 10 years ago

    Thanks guys. big_smile

  20. thecounterpunch profile image61
    thecounterpunchposted 10 years ago

    I wouldn't mind so much if it were me, I don't want fame: I hate that smile

  21. caspar profile image69
    casparposted 10 years ago

    Gamergirl - can't wait for your newsletter stardom - I'm sure you'll get asked again very soon!

  22. Jason Menayan profile image60
    Jason Menayanposted 10 years ago

    My apologies, Gamergirl. I had sent out an email over a week ago, and another reminder this past Tuesday. When I didn't hear from you, I assumed you weren't interested, and sent the form to another Hubber.

    Maybe I'll put both in next week. Be prepared for a longer-than-usual newsletter, folks smile

    - Jason

  23. Stacie Naczelnik profile image73
    Stacie Naczelnikposted 10 years ago

    Yea!  I thought the newsletter was too short anyway.  How am I supposed to procrastinate at work when the newsletter doesn't take very long to read?

    Yea Gamergirl!

  24. gamergirl profile image61
    gamergirlposted 10 years ago

    Hopefully now that my email settings are diverting all hubpages email to my gmail.com account, I'll be able to read these fantastic newsletters I keep hearing about..

    and see my own words!  hehe

    Thanks everyone, and especially Jason, for being super sweet.

 
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