Farewell and New!
As with previous months, April saw some changes to the team, and so if you've not already done so, please send some love and thanks to `Alexander-GG, `kuschelirmel, `LabyrinthCreations, `Nyiana-Sama, and `ScENeYmE for their work as volunteers! Also, `anmari is now watching over the Architecture Photography gallery along with her chat/forum duties!
April is the cruellest month for writers taking part in NaPoWriMo and Script Frenzy, but that certainly didn't stop community activity! Here's some of what went on during the past month:
- General lit news:
- April's Literature DDs
- Love dA Lit 76
- =DailyLitDeviations is planning to host a contest, and they need your help to do it!
- `apocathary's Aussie writing contest
- 30 Words or Less
- #LITplease's Fiction Prompt 9 (ends today!) and Poetry Prompt 15 (ends 15 May)
- #Lit-Visual-Alliance's Launch Contest (ends 15 May)
- Freaky Friday Fanfiction Contest (ends 25 May)
- =Cassildra and ~TheHollowHorseman's Campfire Chills Ghost Story Contest (ends 31 May)
- #lacoterie's Transgressions Contest (ends 31 May)
- The Favorites Project Features 138 - 140
- SixWordStories Showcase, April 9 - 23
- Writers With a Promise 14
- 30 Writers You Should Discover IX
- May's Critique Thread is up, and if you want to see what was shared in April, check here!
- ~Warobb wants to know why you started writing
- ~ofelianat has questions about genre
- The Word Wars Chat Tour made three stops this month! The first of the three was at #Written-Imagination, the second of the three was at #LITplease, and the third was at #Expose-Lit!
- #LITplease held three Live Interviews! The first was with `ATrue, the second with ~Same-side, and the third was with the tigger, ^Beccalicious! You can read the transcript for `ATrue's here, the one for ~Same-side's here, and Becca's can be found here!
- Announcing deviantART Creative Grants
- Community Relations Newsletter, March/April
- Update: Fair Exposure and Popular Browse
- Site Update, April 27
- Odyssey 2012: Engage Wonderment Update!
- Original Quotes devWEAR Design Challenge
- Dodge Dart Inspired By You Contest
- #fella's birthday: Contest 1 and Contest 2
- Celebrating Deviousness, May 2012
- Harassment: A Survival Guide
- Dark Shadows Contest Semi-Finalists
- What Superheroes Should Today's Tech Inspire?
- Refresh Your Senses With Watercolor
- The Fan Art Gallery now allows .gif files!
- Art History Project: How to Get Involved
- Traditional Tuesdays 24
- Tales of the Devious
- May Artisan Crafts Challenge: Sea
- Inspirational Artisan Crafts 19
- Artisan Craft Themes IX
- Childhood Memories Contest, Part 2
- This or That Emote Pack Contest
- Fan Artist of the Month, May
- A Whole New World Contest
- deviantART Related Collaboration Contest
- Photomanipulation: Voices of Experience
- ProjectPorkchop 118
- Photography Weekly 20
- Friday Night Street Specials 4.4
- Project Educate: Street Week Epilogue
- The Stars of dAr: katara-alchemist
- The LOL Corner 121
- Incendiary Intent Fundraising
- Anime/Manga Spotlight: Me-Unlucky-Girl
- Monthly Stamp Feature 16
- Devious Minds: TimberClipse
- Marching Men in High Heeled Shoes
- The Lost Kids Art Contest
- Warm Winter Project Challenge and Art War
- Tutorial Treasury 4
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