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500 Points Giveaway!

Journal Entry: Wed Jan 28, 2015, 7:41 AM
FREE Chubbicon : Pikachu by Sarilain


CLOSED Free 100 Point Raffle!

Journal Entry: Sun Jan 18, 2015, 2:18 PM



FREE Chubbicon : Pikachu by Sarilain FREE Blinky: Pikachu by Sarilain FREE Chubbicon : Pikachu by Sarilain FREE Blinky: Pikachu by Sarilain FREE Chubbicon : Pikachu by Sarilain


Winning #86. Congratulations to k1ttykat91!
I will send your points in just a bit.^^



Thank you to everyone for participating, that was more than twice of what I was expecting!  I will definitely do another giveaway next month, but with more points next time.x3





Just want to do more contests and giveaways this year.<3

One person will win 100 :points:!  I will draw the winner using random.org in 24 hours or so.

How to Enter:



:bulletpink: Watchers only!

:bulletpink: Favourite this journal.


And that's it!  No need to comment or anything else.^^





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:bulletblue: Win 2500 :points: ! :

Cinnybun Art Contest!
Draw a cute image of Cinnybun!
Deadline: February 11th
Winner will receive:
:bulletblue: Your choice of 2500 :points: or a custom Fluffbit (examples: http://fluffbits.deviantart.com/gallery/52713355/Art-by-Sari ).
:bulletblue: Your picture displayed on the front page welcome message of :iconfluffbits:!
Rules:
:bulletpink: Image must be at least 385px wide.  It may be a little larger, but deviantART's new filters will scale it down to 385px anyway when it's added to the front page.
:bulletpink: You must be a member of :iconfluffbits:
:bulletpink: Please credit me and link back to this journal.
:bulletpink: You may enter as many times as you like!
:bulletpink: Both digital and traditional art accepted.
:bulletpink: Submit all completed entries to: http://fluffbits.deviantart.com/gallery/52757487/Cinnybun
How to Draw Cinnybun:
She must be drawn accurately so she can properly represent the Fluffbit sp



:bulletblue: MYO Fluffbit contest next month! :iconfluffbits:


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3 months premium membership giveaway

Journal Entry: Tue Jan 6, 2015, 5:01 AM
Hello everyone <3 Bunny Emoji-88 (Hello) [V5] 

I know it haven't been such a long time since I had my last giveaway, but I was thinking on doing another one anyways. You see, I've gotten a lot of points lately that I don't know what to do with, so insted of me keeping them and wasting them on stuff I don't really need was I thinking that I might do a premium membership giveaway insted. In that way someone will get something useful insted of me just wasting the points I have. ^w^ 
 

Rules:


:star:Anyone may particapate, you don't need to be a watcher of mine. All I want you to do is that you fave this journal so I can select a winner later through this website www.random.org/. :star:  



I might also do an art giveaway together with this premium membership giveaway. Since only one person will be able to win a premium membership. In that case a few random people will be able to win a drawing like this oneLe random page decoration by majakaril But I'm not sure yet. 


:star: Oh and the giveaway will end at the 1st of Feburary :star:



Anyways, I wish you all good luck and I hope you have a fantastic day <3 
Bye 

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PRIZES


1st Place: 100 Points


This Giveaway Ends


1st February 2015 -- AEST


Rules


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I do these giveaways every month though but it's up to you. 

I will be using Random.org to pick the Winner
Thank you


Previous Giveaway Winners



October: - Iglybo - 100 POINTS GIVEAWAY - WINNER ANNOUNCED
November: - MuddyMuddyMudkip123 - 100 POINTS GIVEAWAY - NOVEMBER - WINNER ANNOUNCED
December: - Jaxn-Grey & ninjaguy1123 & GhastGurlYT150 POINTS + ART GIVEAWAY - DECEMBER - CLOSED


People Blocked From Entering Giveaways



Merilda16 - Continuous Harassment Regarding Farming of Watches.
Damn. I accidently converted earnings to points and these 1713 points have been sitting in my account like... forever. Thing is... at the moment I don't want any prints and I promised myself that we'll decorate the new home only with photos, my hubby's dinosaurus painting (it's so awesome!) and some stuff I did. Plus the wall of fame with fanart I got. My subscription lasts some more months so no need on that front as well.

Anyways... usually I hate point raffles because the journal section is literally cluttered with it and I can't find the interesting stuff because of these.
But here you go. One time point give away thanks to half-wake accident conversion.

Rules:
Fav the journal entry. That's important because otherwise your name isn't in the list for the winner.
No points splitting... one happy person will get all and that's it.

Winner will get picked by a number picker.

Deadline: January 24th midnight European (I'm in Berlin...) time

On a side note: Anybody who wants to donate Kulla or Chubbanimals Fanart for blank house walls is my hero. :D

On another side note:
I am part of a bigger journal entry Annie did. It's mostly for beginners and eventually interesting for some people. As most of you know I'm a chronic workaholic if I'm not a lazy bum napping on the couch so don't get scared of the answers. ;)
Should You Become a Professional Artist?Community Week
Do you enjoy art passionately and are considering doing it as your job, but have some worries such as;
        :oops: Will I enjoy it as much as a job?
        :oops: Will it be hard getting a job?
        :oops: Will I become a starving artist?

If you're like me, you're asking yourself those questions and are letting them give you a hard time deciding whether or not to pursue art professionally. My health teacher told me, as we digressed from our topic of smoking, that to know whether or not you want to do a job, you have to hear what it's like from someone who's already doing it. That's why I decided to do an interview with professional artists on dA to give me, and hopefully many others, answers to these burning questions and an idea of what it's like to be a professional artist.
Okay, well let's get to it then :la:
This is quite long so if you'd like to jump to a section, here are the questions I aske

If you have any additional questions let me know. Some people already used the option to ask me. I can't promise to have an answer for everything since I'm not an 8Ball but.... I'll try.

Happy raffle participating. And for me...  back to tea and board game tiles. Yay O_o

Anne
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  • Reading: production notes
  • Watching: my screen and Tretel next to the screen
  • Playing: busybee
  • Eating: Tangerines
  • Drinking: Tea





New Year and new :points: giveaway! Just for my beloved watchers~!

The main prize of this giveaway is 1000 :points:

How can you get them? Here are the rules:

1. You need to be my watcher.
2. You need to fave this journal (You'll get a number, which I will use to determine the winner, via Random Numer Generator)
3. You need to link this giveaway in your journal
4. You need to comment here, and insert the link to your journal, containing info of this giveaway.

That's all :)

The deadline for this giveaway is

1st of February



Good luck :D
A lot of people have been asking me about Asperger's syndrome and some of my experiences with it and some of the conditions. This is largely because, on the internet at least, I seem to be good at hiding it. Most people I meet here don't know that I have Asperger's syndrome unless I directly tell them. I do have it, but what exactly does it mean? First off all, please don't use this as a way to diagnose yourself. If you think that you have Asperger's syndrome, depression, or any other mental condition please see a licensed psychiatrist. You cannot self-diagnose mental conditions. (Hmmm... I kind of have that symptom sometimes, I MUST have this disorder!) Asperger's syndrome is known as a high-functioning autism, and as such many of the symptoms are similar, and yet, in some ways it's very different.

The most notable symptoms of Asperger's syndrome come from issues with social interaction. Most people seem to notice this because there are a lot of people claiming to be an asshole on the internet because they have asperger's syndrome. Asperger's syndrome does not make you an asshole. What it means is that they have a hard time learning all of the non-verbal parts of social interaction, like body language. Believe it or not, one thing that I cannot do with people I don't know very well (even some people I do) is look them directly in the eye. It locks me into anxiety. I'm able to get around this by looking in the general-eye area when I have to do that, but that's just me. And yes, social anxiety is very common in Asperger's syndrome, although it most likely isn't a direct syndrome. People with Asperger's syndrome tend to stick to themselves in school and such, and the kids who stick to themselves tend to be picked on. It actually would not be easy for them to break out into conversations because it's physically and mentally exhausting. If I've had an extended conversation with a lot of people by the time I get to bed I have a headache and I'm fatigued, almost as if I did a workout.

Asperger's syndrome might not explain why I've been an asshole to someone, but it does explain why lately I've been obsessed with Pokemon. One of the hallmarks of asperger's syndrome is how they react to their hobbies and interests. Once they find something that they like doing, they need to learn everything about it, and can spend days/weeks on that particular thing. Sometimes though, those interests change. Yes, a person with Asperger's syndrome can have their entire life revolve around model planes one month and then 80's sitcoms the next. Even though it often changes, don't knock their passion. It can go up to almost fetish-levels of interest. On the plus side though, they seem to rotate. This isn't the first time that I've personally gotten this into Pokemon. This is kind of a double-edged sword though. These rotating interest can actually make it hard to find a career that they'll be happy with for a sustained period of time. On the other hand, they pick up a lot of knowledge on various activities and may make good writers (the more knowledge you have on fringe subjects, the better). Coincidentally, people with Asperger's Syndrome are very easy to shop for. So yes, if you're wondering why lately I've been obsessed with Pokemon I can legitimately blame it on Asperger's syndrome. The only time this becomes a problem is if I start to derail conversations to talk about my latest interest. You're free to call me out on that if I o it.

The way people with Asperger's syndrome think is a little bit weird. Remember that joke in Family Guy where Quagmire is listening to a radio song in his head? Well, that's actually kind of the way that I think... except instead of songs, it's movies. My memories and thoughts are highly visual, and yes, this has been an absolute blessing in writing my scripts for my reviews. It also leads to highly logical thinking, and I mean Phoenix Wright level of "logic." This is why sometimes I give the weirdest metaphors. This is why they have a hard time socially interacting. Society is not logical. People are no logical. They do unpredictable things, and unpredictability, a place where things cannot be properly accounted for, is a nightmare to someone with Asperger's Syndrome. People with Asperger's Syndrome tend to speak their mind without regards to the feelings of others. This has been a blessing and curse to me, if you've seen well, any of my videos. But on the bright side that kid who says he insulted you because he had asperger's syndrome? You can rest assured knowing that that was his actual opinion and he's not trying to hide it.

One of the best media portrayals of Asperger's syndrome I can even remember is River in To the Moon. There are some spoilers here, so if you haven't played the game, go do that. River wants to tell her husband Johnny of a secret between the two of them, so she keeps making origami rabbits. Johnny has memory problems, so there isn't a way for him to "get it." Most people would think that the easy way out is just for River to tell Johnny the secret, and to most people yeah, it is. To a person with Asperger's syndrome communication is a huge problem. They do these things, almost to the point of speaking in code, and hope for the other person to "get it." This is because this is the easiest way for them do things. They may do a weird action on purpose, hoping that you'll ask for it because they don't know the appropriate time to start a conversation. However, this isn't working because the weird action isn't as weird as they thought, or to think that the action is weird the other person would need significant knowledge of a sub-culture or interest.

This has actually been the most apparent for me, and the one I've had the hardest time dealing with. I fully know what I should say to a person for them to understand what I'm thinking, but at points I almost physically do not have the ability to do so. And oddly enough, it's more hindering with people that I know personally than the ones that I don't. The best thing you can really do is ask them questions to get a conversation started. Just keep in mind that you're going to be the one to constantly keep the conversation going. Also, if they seem annoyed, they probably want to be left alone. And yes, they are likely to keep doing this one thing until someone gets the hint... even if they never do.

Some other things? Extremely sensitive to sensory information. For me, it's specifically touch and taste. I cannot wear a tie or turtleneck, or it legitimately feels like someone is choking me. I find ketchup too spicy (I know that it's more tangy; the taste of the vinegar in it registers similar to spicy in my mind). So yeah, I cannot eat even foods that most people don't consider spicy because it's too intense for me. There are also foods that I don't like solely based on the texture, like onions. The texture of receipts legitimately grosses me out. You know that feeling you get when you're about to pick up dog shit? Imagine a slightly less intense version of it when I'm about to pick up a receipt. And sleeping? Not if it isn't silent and completely dark. I can focus on a mundane task for a lot longer than most people. I'm able to do extremely tedious work for hours on end.

Keep in mind that how severe someone has Asperger's Syndrome does vary from person to person, and some people may have more than one condition, or they may have personal quirks that are just them and not any specific mental condition. It's also not an excuse for being an asshole. I don't even think that it's an explanation really. But yeah, for those of you asking, that's what having Asperger's Syndrome is like.

1000 POINTS GIVEAWAY - closed

Wed Jan 14, 2015, 7:27 AM


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UPDATE: CLOSED!
The winner is: :iconmiracat: Miracat!!!

Another giveaway will be in FEBRUARY!

Finally it's here! Points POINT GIVEAWAY! Points   :booyah:  You can win 1000 :points:! :squee: 
The winner will be chosen RANDOMLY, so don't worry about your artwork, age etc. Caramel dansen emote 
The only things you need to do to join this giveaway are these 3 quick steps:

1) Be my watcher. (Click +watch on my profile!) - This is not compulsory. But I'll be glad if you could support me. :) Then, maybe, the randomness will probably choose you :lol: 
2) Favourite this journal.
3) Write "Done" in the comments here.

Only HERE under this journal, or I won't count you in this giveaway! I will check everything, so do not fake it, please ;) Cheerleader 
I will choose only 1 person. The winner will be contacted with a special note from me.
GOOD LUCK TO EVERYBODY!!! I won't tell you the deadline. All you need to know is this: The deadline will be SOON! Troll :CameraGlomp:



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FREE 400 POINTS GIVEAWAY [CLOSED]

Journal Entry: Mon Jan 5, 2015, 5:05 AM


:points::points::points::points:

I reached 3000 watchers!! to Celebrate I will give away 400 points!!



Edit: Winners have been selected!
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349. :iconhimitsu-sekai:




Congratz to the winners! <3 Points will be send in a minut!
Thank you all for participating :tighthug:



I will select two random winners with random.org
For each winner goes 200 points :tighthug:


Now what you must do:


- Be a watcher :iconnezupanda:
- Fav this journal
- Make a journal about this giveaway


Give away ends on Monday 26 Januari 2015
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New Giveaway!!!

Journal Entry: Sat Jan 17, 2015, 6:44 PM

To join, share this journal and you must be watching me! please don't note me your entry! TVT

How do I share? Make a poll or journal!

I will be at 11k babies soon! *____* So, I want to celebrate! >v<///  Thank you for all your support, so I want to give back again! Hamtaro Mouse Emoji-02 (Kawaii) [V1] 
Like last time there will be two winners! *O*Popcorn 2 (Meme) ///Yui Hirasawa (Castanets Dance) [V1]  I hope you enjoy!! ;;;v;; The deadline is long because it'll give me some time to catch up on some things I need to do! ;;;/////v////;;;;

FIRST AND SECOND PLACE GET! KAWAII CHIBI WITH SIMPLE BG!Bunny Emoji-77 (Melting) [V4] 
Raffle Winner by Hinausa174 by Hinausa

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To enter the giveaway, you have to watch me and share this journal!

I wish everyone the best!
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Deadline: February/12th Winners Chosen: Feb/14th


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