Realm Head: vanyar
Birthday Waggoneer: Mareth_Ravenlock
Current MoTM: Nelvellon
This is one of the smaller realms here on Council of Elrond. If you’re looking for a close-knit, caring group who are always quick to befriend someone and even quicker to share in a nice laugh, then look no further. Oh, and if you like llamas, that definitely helps. ;-)Please feel free to have a look around, read the Charter, check out the Information about Nessa, or read the latest Realm News. Check the Members Page to see if any of your friends have joined us already. If you haven’t yet Joined the Realm of Nessa yourself, and you would like to, then please do!
If you have joined us, but haven’t braved our forum yet, we recommend you read This first. It’s simply a list of site rules, and a quick guide to our different forums and what you’ll find in them. If you have any trouble navigating our forums, just pm myself, a Leader Llama…or an active member. We’re all eager to help 😀 We also have a group on Facebook just pm me or message me if you’d like to join! Also follow us on twitter at @NessaRealm!!!
Member of the Month
Each month (or more if there is lack of activity) a Member of the Month will be chosen. the MotM shall express the utmost qualities of Nessainity. For the duration of their month, each MotM can display the MotM banner ( as seen on either side of the heading here) in their signature. To do this, simply go to Edit my forum options, scroll down to your signature, and click the image button on the toolbar. Type this link: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v245/vanyar/MotM.jpg inbetween the img brackets. Once a new MotM has been chosen, the former MotM must remove the image from their signature.
The Bare Nessa-cities
A song parody of Bare Necessities from Disney’s “The Jungle Book” by our own Nelvellon
Look for the bare Nessa-sities, The simple bare Nessa-sities, Forget about your worries and your strife!
I mean the bare Nessa-sities, Llamas and poptart recepies, Let’s bring the Realm of Nessa back to life!
Wherever I wander, Wherever I roam, I couldn’t be fonder of my forum!
The Nessians running as they please, With sponges just to have at me, Look behind you don’t close your eyes, Or you will get a soaked surprise! Come in and grab a sponge!
The bare Nessa-sities of life will come to you, they’ll come to you.
Look for the bare Nessa-sities, the simple bare Nessa-sities. Forget about your worries and your strife! I mean the bare Nessa-sities, Llamas and poptart recipies, Let’s bring the Realm of Nessa back to life!
Now when you pick a Sponge fight, or Alpaca unfair, and you get the worst end, well next time, beware.
Dont pick a sponge fight without shouting, If you’re alpaca’d don’t be pouting! Us Nessians like to have our fun, If you like a fun group, we’re the one!
Don’t you wish you were one, too?
Current Realm News
We’ve certainly had an active month! A hearty thanks to all my wonderful realmers for keeping me so busy counting posts for the Nessa Challenge. Its wonderful!!! Mareth has created a new game in our game forum, and on the site games forum called “Chain game” in which each post the poster must add a word starting with the next letter in the alphabet to create one long, and really wacky sentence. It’s great fun, and I encourage you all to try it!
I’m naming Nelvellon our New Member of the Month for all her activity and just embracing her wonderful Nessianess!!! You’re wacky, and we love it! Congrats Nel!!!
Other than our fun abusing the “hacker”, there really hasn’t been too much new happening. Poor lil hacker, I wonder what we’ll have him do after he cleans out the llama stables??? *grins evilly* Teach him to mess with our beloved CoE!!! HAVE AT YOU!!!!
March 20, 2013
Been awhile since my last news update, but we have been very busy indeed! I am naming Mareth as our new MoTM, for all her hard work in keeping the Realm active! Congrats Mareth!!!
Currently, we are trying to revive old members and get them active again around the Realm. We have dubbed this Zombinessathon…so feel free to send out some PM-s and get some old realmies active! We’ve also added a fun new twist to llama, llama, alpaca…so be sure to check that out!
November 5, 2012
Sorry I haven’t updated in awhile! We have a few new members I’d like to warmly welcome! Mareth_Ravenlock and Dwellerofthewest have given our forums a nice dusting 🙂 welcome to our Nessainity!!!
I have updated the Nessa Challenge and will be doing a new Random Discussion in the near future,so look forward to that! Since this month contains Thanksgiving I’d like to say that I am very thankful to serve as Realm Head to such a delightfully silly and caring bunch of individuals. May your Poptarts stay fresh and tasty 🙂 thank you!!
May 22, 2012
Hello Realmers! We’ve had some spurts of conversation and inspiration in the past month…many of which was brought on by our newest member GotPrecious! Due to her SuperNessa behavior and contributions, I’m finally awarding the Member of the Month to some besides Indie!!!! Congrats GP!!!
I’m also starting The Nessa Challenge in an effort to get us more active in the Realm and around CoE. Check it out!!!
That’s all for now!
Previously, in the Realm of Nessa…
April 8, 2012
Suilad! I hope everyone has had a wonderful Easter! Not a whole lot going on right now in the realm. We finally finished our Inter-realm project with Vaire. I’ll let everyone know as soon as its published to the site. We need some kinda new contest to inspire us all to log in and post more often. Any suggestions??
Also, a hearty welcome to our newest member, propertyoflegolas!!! Watch for flying sponges!!! That’s all for now.
March 17, 2012
Hello realmers! As some of you may have noticed, CoE has changed a bit. Rivka still has some sections down, but our beloved realm is still alive and kicking! We’re currently still working on “The Worst Hobbit Script Ever” so feel free to stop in snd move the story along. Currently, Bilbo and the dwarves are floating towards Laketown.
Also, since we don’t have poll options right now (no word on if it’s coming back yet) we can’t do our weird surveys. I therefore have started a new thread! “Random Topic” will be goong for however long we can’t do surveys, or longer if you guys enjoy it.
That’s all for now. I encourage all of you, new and old members alike, to check out the new CoE! Thanks, and happy 10th anniversary CoE!
Valar/Realm Information Page
"[Tulkas'] spouse was Nessa, the sister of Orome, and she also is lithe and fleetfooted. Deer she loves, and they follow her train whenever she goes in the wild; but she can outrun them, swift as an arrow with the wind in her hair. In dancing she delights, and she dances in Valimar on lawns of never-fading green. And it is sung that in that feast of the Spring of Arda Tulkas espoused Nessa the sister of Orome and she danced before the Valar upon the green grass of Almaren." ~Excerpts from the Valaquenta and the Quenta Silmarillion found in J.R.R. Tolkien's Silmarillion. The author gave very little mention of the Lesser Valier, or Queens of the Valar. In fact, Nessa's name is mentioned only thrice in all the pages of the Silmarillion, all before the second chapter of the Quenta Silmarillion.
What to say about us Nessians??? We're a fun-loving bunch that's ready to laugh at anything. We're obsessed with llamas, poptarts, and the ancient art of Sponge Fighting. We love playing games, and have too many thread games to list off here, but trust...we got game...s....lol. We're also fond of writing. We always have inter-active parodies or stories going. Most importantly, we're caring and close-knit. We're a little family here on CoE, and do our best to uphold each other through any crisis, no matter how big or how small. We're quick to love, and slow to judge, and eager to make new friends, so if any of this appeals to you so far, please consider joining us!
IndilwenLanathiel: "Nessa means more to me than Poptarts and Llamas(though those are two things that make this Realm so special to me). I love being here and chatting/talking/be silly with all you Nessians because I can be myself. I don't have to worry about walking on eggshells or offending someone because I made a typo.
When I first joined I was so careful not to make one typo, say one thing that might be taken just a little bit wrong, or do anything that might be frowned upon. It took a while before I realized that wouldn't happen. Here, people take each other the way they are, don't make fun of each other, and don't try to change each other to make themselves happy."
Vanyar: "To me, Nessa has always been about sharing laughs with people who are just as crazy as I am, sharing concerns with those in need, and giving or recieving guidance when days seem a little dark. This group has been there for me always,"
ILoveEowyn1: "This realm has always been a place I liked to go when I needed a laugh, a pick me up, or just a *huggle*. I'm so happy to have been a part of this crazy-awesome realm of Nessa for 7 years now. You guys are the best!! :hug: *huggles all around* :hug: "
We Nessians love working with our fellow Realmers on various projects and contests. If you think you have a great idea for an inter-realm project or event, feel free to pm me, or another realm head and we'll see if we can make it happen!
The Worst "The Hobbit" Script Ever
Art by ElwingandEarendil of Vaire
This was an inter-realm project between us and Vaire. It currently resides in the Fan-Fiction part of the Fan Creations bit of the site. It was great fun working with our friends in Vaire, and I hope to do so again anytime! ElwingandEarendil made this awesome graphic to commemorate our collaborartion.
Created many moons ago, by many members who are no longer active, but we still proudly display it, for its sheer awesomeness!!! Interested in being added on? Pm me, and I'll see what I can do!
This one we did at the Realm party in 2011. Talk about having a BLAST!!! Input was from all other participating Realms.
Welcome to the Realms and the Realm of Nessa!
The basic purpose of the Realms is to help build a sense of community among the members of the Council of Elrond and to provide a means for members to interact and have fun. The Realm of Nessa is headed by vanyar. If you have any questions regarding this realm, please feel free to PM her and she will do her best to either answer your questions or direct you to someone who can.
Certain characteristics are essential to a Member of the Realm of Nessa:
- Nessa was a kind and joyful Valar. Therefore, a Member of her Realm shall display a joyous and caring attitude when representing her to the rest of the site.
- Nessa delighted in dancing. We must strive to reflect her dancing and lilting spirit and try to bring light-heartedness to our fellow Council Members.
- Nessa was a swift runner. While some might not be great athletes, this characteristic can be displayed by completing any and all tasks given to a member in a timely manner and efficiently help in any realm projects.
Any members who join must remain in our realm for 3 months time, unless they have exceptional reasons to leave early. Any wishing to leave the realm before their time is up please PM me so we can talk about your reason for wanting to leave. I also delete inactive members from time to time. If you have fallen inactive, and I have sent you a pm warning you about your imminent deletion, don't be surprised if you end up deleted. I do give fair warning, and am willing to forgive legitimate reasons for inactivity.
Rules and Guidelines for Realm Heads and Leaders, as put forth by Rivka herself:
- appoint one leader, and oversee the election of a second leader, every 3 months
*Smaller realms may just have one until such time 2 is needed.
- meet with leaders on a regular basis (I'd define "regular" as at least once a month) over chat, PM, or other suitable means to discuss Realm activities, direction, or anything else necessary
- appoint or validate any other realm staff, such as welcomers, as desired
- be open to suggestions or ideas from other realm members as far as activities
- organize, or appoint the leaders to organize, specific realm activities -- this requires some actual time and effort on your part.
- Contact LadyCeleborn to set permissions for new leaders.
- deal with problem members/situations within your realm (severe situations should be brought to the attention of Rivka)
- investigate inter-realm activities and cooperation
- update your Realm news regularly, or delegate the task to your leaders
- make sure your Realm charter and info are up to date
- read your Realm forum regularly, and stay aware of the issues and discussions within
- report on a regular basis (once a month) the activities of your realm in the Realm Admin forum
- read the Realm Admin forum regularly
- overall, provide a direction for the Realm, and be an active leader, as best befits your Realm
- moderate the Realm forums regularly
- organize Realm activities, as directed by the Realm Head
- meet with your Realm Head on a regular basis
- report problems directly to Realm Head
- update realm news, as directed by the Realm Head
- answer Realm specific questions (i.e. "What is your Realm like?") over PM or in the General Realms forum
- encourage cooperation and friendliness among your Realm members
- overall, help to make the Realm a friendly place that people will want to participate in.
Replacement of Realm Leaders
Each Realm should have 2 leaders. One is elected, and one is appointed by the Realm Head. Each serves a 3 month term. Leaders should not serve more than two consecutive terms in a row.
Leaders may be removed at the behest of the Realm Head for the following reasons:
neglecting their duties
- not getting things done in a timely fashion
- trying to take the Realm into a place not consistent with its purpose
- flaunting authority
- bragging about their 'leader' status
- Giving special treatment to their friends
Also, We have a Realm Insignia and a Realm Banner should you like to proudly display them in your signature. To do this, simply go to Edit your forum options and then scroll down to your signature.
To put in the Realm Insignia:
insert your cursor where you wish your image to be, then click "insert image" button on the toolbar. (it's the one that looks like a picture) simply type, or cut and paste the following link in the space between the img brackets.
November 9, 2011 Hello Realmers! After some careful thought and consideration, Maianna has stepped down as Head of the Realm and I am taking her place. Maia is currently very busy with college, and we both think that this is for the best. I'd like to thank Maia most sincerely for her time with us and her amazing contributions as our beloved Head Llama. Now then, in other news.... Indilwen_Lanathiel has been appointed as our new Birthday Wagoneer! Congrats Indi!!! We have re-vamped the Birthday List, so please check in and make sure you're name and birthday is on the list if you want an e-card sent to you. We also have some exciting contests going on right now!!! We have a captions contest, a photo contest, and a llama trivia contest! So stop by, have a poptart, and get sillynessa!!! ~vanyar August 1, 2011 Hello Everybody! Well, unfortunately we have been a little slow this summer, but we have really started to pick up the activity recently. I would officially like to say Welcome Back everyone! Some great things are about to start both on CoE and in our Realm. The one I would like to announce at the moment is the Realm Parties! Nessa's Realm PArty will be from September 15th to September 29th. So stop by the realm and help us plan for what we are going to do. Its time to show CoE that Nessa is back and ready for fun! I hope to see you around! ~Maianna June 10, 2011 "A Very Important Contest" Hey Everyone! There is going to be a new section in the MultiMedia part of the site featuring banners. To start it off, we're doing a contest in the realm to see who's banner will get submitted as the banner for Nessa! Each member can submit 3 banners, and each banner must be 450 x 60 pixels. All banners must be submitted by June 26th, and we'll leave voting on them open until June 29th. For more info, please visit our Sceptor's Arena subforum in the Realm! Thank you, and have fun with this one!!! ~Maia May 27, 2011 Hey Everybody!! Like the flowers in spring, Nessa has been coming out of its slumber and waking up! A lot has been going on recently in our realm, and even more is planned. But first, I would like to introduce myself. My name is Maianna (Maia for short). I am the new Realm Head (or Ness: Head Llama as we (the leaders and head of Nessa) are calling ourselves. A little birdie told me that Nessa needed a new Realm Head and, having loads of time on my hands, I volunteered. Nessa sounds like it is a GREAT realm and just needs a little more action. I love to help and always have tons of ideas floating around in my head, so I thought this would be a lot of fun and a great way to spend my free time, and make more friends. I hope to live up to all your standards as a realm head and I promise to do my very best. Now for the exciting stuff, here is what we have going on in the realm and what we are planning to bring in: Contests – We have started and are about to start many contests. We currently have going a Parody Contest where a scenario is given to you, and you have to write what happened. This week is really funny, but you will have to go there and find out! Here is the link: Parody Contest page the winner of the contest will get their submission into the Humor section on CoE, it will be posted on FaceBook, and it will be announced right here on our realm page! The winner will also get to choose and judge the next topic. We also have a very new and exciting contest going called our Twitter Contest. Yes that’s right; We have our very own Nessa Twitter account and page! If you win, you will not only be announced here on our realm page and facebook page, but you will also have control of our twitter account for 1 week! You will get to post anything you want! Videos, pictures, tweets (as long as it is appropriate and is within the contest rules). Stop by and check it out! Here is the link: Twitter Contest page Other things to come very soon: - A caption contest - A graphic contest - More writing contests - A new forum section for contests and collective endeavours - Some inter-realm activities - Chat parties - Hobbit gear-up parties, contests, and excitement - Nessa community collective projects And MUCH more! So be sure to keep checking the realm so you don’t miss out on the fun! I hope to see you around! ~Maia December 27th, 2008 Things continue as they always have in the Realm of Nessa, even though this page has been rather neglected for awhile. ♦ Realm leader nominations are underway. Please send your nominations to Fealome via private message. ♦A BIG "thank you" to leaders Laiquendi~Rodwen and IloveEowyn1 for all their work in the realm over the past few months. They have both made their mark on our community, and we hope to see them around for a long time to come! June 4th, 2008 Congratulations to our new realm leader IloveEowyn! Laiquendi~Rodwen will be returning for a second term. They are both looking forward to a great summer in the realm of Nessa! April 26th, 2008 ☻ Book Club in the realm of Nessa is coming to a close as we reach the final chapter of The Scarlet Pimpernel. Thank you to everyone who participated! ☻Forum life has seen some exciting new topics. Join us as we discuss our favorite albums and embarrasing stories. ☻ The Golden Quill is being revamped this month with a whole new points/awards system that we know you're going to love! Stop by and get those creative juices flowing. ☻Looking ahead: Realm leader nominations will begin in mid-May, so mark your calandars! March 15, 2008 ♥ Many welcomes to our newest Nessians, alassegreen, Mellonian, and Idrial_Elarinya! It's good to have you with us! ♥ April is shaping up to be an exciting month here in Nessa: Fealome, Shadowfax_Pip, and Laiquendi~Rodwen seem to have some exciting tricks up their sleeves, but they're not telling... ♥ The Book club is up and running! Hop over to your library, snag a copy of The Scarlet Pimpernel and join in! January 24, 2008 ☺January has been a busy time in the Realm of Nessa: We've got new members, new contests, and new activities! ☺A huge welcome to our newest members: Llamaface and HandmaidenofIdril! ☺Nessians have commenced voting on what book to read for our very first Book Club! Big round of applause for Shadowfax_Pip for getting that off the ground! ☺And of course, we've got a new contest in the writers block! We are currently writing stories- set to our favorite songs! January 2nd, 2008☺ The Realm of Nessa would like to ring in the new year by giving a big welcome to our two new realm leaders, Shadowfax_Pip and Laiquendi~Rodwen! Hurrah and huggles to them both!
*Pronunciation: Ti-high-knee-neh-sah Definition: The remarkable capability of something very small to do greatly unexpected and marvelous things. Why? To recognize those members who have shown themselves to be examples of outstanding membership in the realm! The Tihininessa Award is, by nature, a total and unexpected surprise. So no matter how often you may study your tea leaves in the morning, it will avail you next to nothing in the grand scheme of things. We just like being unpredictably generous like that. ;) Two months, or two weeks may go by in betwixt times. Ye be warned. :evil: On April 25th, 2008, the Tihininessa Award went to NessaEmerald! Congratulations, Emy! On July 28th, 2007, the Tihininessa Award went to Laiquendi~Rodwen for her fantastic enthusiasm and eagerness to be involved. Congratulations, Lai! On March 15, 2007, the Tihininessa Award went to Shadowfax_Pip! Thanks, SP, for your creative and committed participation in the realm! December 18th, 2007 ☺ To the delight of Nessians far and wide, Telemnar has returned to the realm! ‘Tis lovely to see thee again! ☺ In the forum, Nessians are busy chatting about the upcoming Narnia film, Prince Caspian, along with the ever-popular discussion of Broadway musicals both new and old. ☺ Realm Secret Santa is making its debut run this month. With 7 members signed up, we’ve been decking the halls of the realm with secret messages and holiday greetings to brighten everyone’s day! ☺Best wishes of the season and stay tuned for more festivities! December 1st, 2007 • Realm leader nominations are underway! Please submit any nomination(s) to Fealome by December 14th. • We are very excited to invite NessaEmerald, Strider22, and writer900 into our community! Welcome, welcome! • Check out the Monthly Buzzword: sillynessasessityDefinition- The necessity of silliness. (especially in the realm of Nessa)
Lots of things are happening in the realm of Nessa this month! First of all, we'd like to send out a big welcome to all the new members! We're excited to have you with us! Also, the leaders have recently gone over the member list and sent out pm's to members we haven't seen in a while. Welcome back to those who have returned! We're glad to see you again! •In the Nessa forum, you'll definitely want to check out the new Writer's Block started by KateTook. Thanks Kate, for the fantastic idea! •We're also continuing with part III of the Tale of the Maidens of Nessa, a roleplay/parody that creates plenty o' laughter to go around! August 16, 2005 •The August issue of the Council Courier is out! You can view it here. Thanks again to all the Nessians who worked so hard and did a fantastic job on this project! •Happy Birthday this month to erwood! We wish you all the best! August 6, 2005 Thank you to all the Nessians who helped with the August issue of the Council Courier! We had a great time, and the results are amazing! Stay posted to see the issue when it is released later this month! May 4, 2005 Congratulations to our two new Realm Leaders, Fealome and vanyar! April 24, 2005 • Happy B-day this week to Etaina and piratesrule. :) • Interested in making collages? Then send in any and all pictures that meet the requirements to Fealome via Email. For more information go to the "Realm Collage" thread. • Our Realm Leader Nominations are now up and running. Please send in your nominee to Morlothwen via PM by this Thursday. Check out the "Realm Leader Nominations" thread for more details. • We would love to have hear your comments or suggestions about the making of Nessa's Random Block, so please post in the "Random Block" thread. Those who are gifted in the graphics and writing area please do not be afraid to help out! ;) • Have thoughts or ideas about our Realm description? Please put them up in the "Realm Description" thread, your feedback would be appreciated. March 27, 2005 • Happy Easter, Nessians! I hope you have a good one filled with loads of chocolate. :P • Happy birthday this week to GollumGranny and iLikeLOTRaLittle2much. Hope you have fun! • The Welcome Waggoner and Birthday Waggoner polls have ended. Congratulations to ~wild_shieldmaiden~ and Fealome! • We now have our five characteristics for the Realm. Would you like replace or subtract a chacacteristic? Then please post which characteristic and why in "The Realms Quiz" thread. • Once more, I would love to hear any and all ideals you may have for our Realm website. Please post it in the "Nessa Webpage!!!" thread or contact Morlothwen via PM. Thanks! :D November 28, 2004 • Happy Belated Thanksgiving to all of the Nessians, and other Realm members! I hope you had a good one. • The Realm Leader Nominations have been temporarily delayed due to some problems we are having. We are doing the best we can to get those nominations up so you can vote. Please bear with us! • The Welcome Waggoner and Birthday Waggoner Nominations are now up. Please send in your nominations by December 10th. Send in all of your nominations to Morlothwen via PM. (The date may be pushed back if we do not receive any or enough nominations.) • Again, if you have any ideas for the Realm Website do not be afraid to voice your opinion! Post all thoughts and ideas in the Realm Website thread. November 11, 2004 Happening right now in the Realm of Nessa: • We are now accepting nominations for Realm Leader. Please send them via PM to Little2 when you've decided who you wanted to nominate. • We now have a Realm site! Do you have any ideas that you would love to see on the site? Please post up your thoughts in the Nessa Website thread. All ideas are much appreciated! September 24, 2004 The Realm of Nessa is having a Realm Chat tomorrow at 2:00 pm CDT. We hope that you Nessians come and be a part of it! September 24, 2004 Happy Belated or Early B-Day to the following members: Arathel Lost_In_Dreaming_Souls Arwen_and_Aragorn NessaLuinwe ~Greenleaf~ Valaore Uinarnan Anwamian RachieAchie Ithiril We hope you have/had a good one! September 16, 2004We are currently planning a date for our Realm Chat. Check out the Realm Chat thread for more details!
August 13, 2004 Happy either late or early birthday to all the August-born Nessians out there! I hope they were are or will be wonderful. :o) - swordmaster23 - monasua - The_Evenstar - ArwenplusAragornForever - erwood - Alathwen - xLegolasx33x - punkelf3120 August 07, 2004 Be sure to check out the new Realm News Archive if you're looking for a piece of news that is no longer on the front page. August 04, 2004 I want to give a shout out to swordmaster23. Happy birthday! I hope you have a good one. August 03, 2004 Nessa just got its very own Calendar to keep up with members' birthdays, realm events, and when Nessians are going on vacation, and whatever else we can think of! Take a look and add your birthday, if it isn't there already, here.
July 31, 2004 Happy late birthday to Ellie (June) and Melpomene (July)! Hope they were good ones! =) July 31, 2004 As most of you know, Nessa is all lined up to do the September issue of the Council Courier. So head on over to the realm, check out what we've got in mind for articles and such, and get to work! :) July 14, 2004 We'll be setting up a new poll for a short time period. This poll concerns the Council Courier, and the Top 10 List. If you have any ideals what so ever on this matter, please send them to Morlothwen via private message. For more details see the 'Council Courier Possibility' thread. July 09, 2004 And another congrats to Morlothwen, your second realm leader! I'm sure you two will do great! :-) July 08, 2004 Congrats liltëlinë, our newest Realm Leader! I'll be appointing the second one shortly, but until then, hip hip hurray for lilt! July 05, 2004For those of you who don't already know, the offical Realm of Nessa member site is well on its way. Keep an eye out for updates.
June 22, 2004 Well, guys... it's that time again. Time for 2 new Realm Leaders. The nominations are in and the poll is up, so please don't forget to go and vote when you get the chance. June 22, 2004Once again, I'm sorry it's been so long. And first of all, happy late birthday to this month's only (or only listed, anyway) June member: celebmir3! I hope it was a good one, deary! :-)
May 08, 2004 Wow... it's been a while. Sorry about that, dears. Now then... I'd like to congratulate Morlothwen, the new Realm Welcome Wagoneer, and Vanyar, the new Realm Birthday Wagoneer! Good luck, guys! :-) May 8, 2004 Happy late birthday to all our March babies (kingurl, Nessa_Tari_Tiwele, GollumGranny, and iLikeLOTRaLittle2much) and our April babies (white_chocolat, Ascalonnion, liltëlinë, and piratesrule), and happy early birthday to all our May babies (vanyar and legolaslover2002)! Hope you all had/will have a great one! April 11, 2004OK, guys. Sorry about the delay, but the polls for the next Welcome and Birthday Wagoneers are finally up! Don't forget to stop by and cast your vote! =)
March 17, 2004 Also, don't forget to send your nominations for the next Welcome/Birthday Waggoneer to either pippinsscarf, RachieAchie, or iLikeLOTRaLittle2much. Let's try to get these in ASAP. March 17, 2004 Many Congrats to RachieAchie, our newest Realm Leader! :-) I'm sure she'll do wonderfully! March 16, 2004 Rodwen has decided that she cannot accept the position of Realm Leader, and we completely respect that decision. However, we do need a second Realm Leader, and I will be appointing one shortly. :-) March 10, 2004 Vala has stepped down as realm head due to a lack of spare time in her personal life, and she'll be missed very much! However, iLikeLOTRaLittle2much (moi) has agreed to take her place. Wish me luck, guys! ;-) March 6, 2004 While ~wild_shieldmaiden~ is away on vacation, you will need to send you Bizarre Poll of the Week ideas to pippinsscarf who will be administering them while wildie's gone. March 4, 2004Rodwen and pippinsscarf have officially been elected as the new realm leaders for the next term. Congrats you guys, and I'm sure you'll to great!
February 8, 2004Hooray! We won Illuvatar's Septare, along with Yavanna! Great Work Guys! You can now vote in the Nessa Forum for which design you want to be the new Nessa insignia! Good luck to those who entered a design!
January 25, 2004 We now have a Realm slogan! Rosie_Gamgee came up with: 'Dance like Nobody's Looking!' Also, we are having a contest for a new Realm signature. Put your designs in the Realm Signature contest thread in the Fourm. Deadline is this Saturday, so hurry! January 14, 2004Happy New Year, everyone! And with the New Year, we have a new Welcome and Birthday Wagoneer. Congratulations to pippinscarf for her success in the polls. The next Wagoneer position will be split between two people, as we have many more members now than we did before. One person will be selected to Welcome and the other to do Birthday duties.
December 11, 2003 Due to the fact that Rosie is moving, we are now selecting a new Realm Welcome and Birthday Wagoneer. Please send your nominations to Vala. Nominations will not be accepted after Wednesday, the 17th of December. Thank you! December 3, 2003 The first Realm of Nessa chat will be held in the Council Free Chat room on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 4:00 pm Eastern, 1:00 pm Pacific. Hope to see you there! December 1, 2003Congratulations to ~wild_shieldmaiden~, the new Realm Leader for the months of December, January, and February. Thanks, again, to Little2 for all of her hard work.
November 23, 2003 Nominations are closed and the voting has begun! Please get your vote in as soon as possible in the designated thread. Also, don't forget about this week's Bizarre Poll. November 13, 2003 We are now taking nominations for the next realm leader. Please PM Valaöré with your suggestion. Thank you! Nominations will stop being accepted at midnight CST on the 22nd of this month, so get them in quick! For more information, visit the Important Stuff thread in the Nessa forum. We have also started up a new "vent thread" for everyone to come and complain about anything they'd like as much as they'd like. Check out the thread entitled Nessa's Journalin the Nessa Board in the Forum.
October 18, 2003Yay! We finished our lovely pardoy and it has been sent to PJ as part of a scrap-book of input from the members here at CoE as a birthday gift (Thanks be to AEvenstar).
September 15, 2003 Woohoo! The banner is back! Thank you, Little2, for helping me out with it! September 7, 2003 Because of some changes to the site, the banner for the Realm of Nessa was lost. Unfortunately, I did not have it saved onto my hard drive. I'm going to try and re-produce it. My apologies. ~*Vala*~ September 6, 2003 Thank you to our Charter Members, those who joined the Realm of Nessa in its first month, for making it so much fun! Thanks for making our first month a great one!
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