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And finally, from The Archmage himself…

Enthuse me!
“I've been doing this writing/design thing for over FIFTY years. I've seen it all and done most of it at least twice while wearing a tutu and dancing through flaming hoops. Enthuse me with your project... We’re all working on projects that are new and different… How is yours cool? What makes yours neat? I love to love the things I work on—talk to me!”

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Unfortunately, neither this Office, nor Mr. Greenwood personally,
can accept or comment upon someone else’s intellectual property.

In addition it should be noted that Mr. Greenwood
does not own the rights to Dungeon & Dragons ™ or the Forgotten Realms ™
nor does he have any say in the planning, accepting of writers, art direction or
the editorial schedule whatsoever.

Both of these settings are the intellectual property of Wizards of The Coast
and works created for these settings must be submitted to them for consideration.

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