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What is Your Favorite Part of Writing?

The actual writing
129
13%
Creating Characters
208
22%
Plotting (and scheming :D )
85
9%
Researching the time period, culture, etc.
12
1%
Creating your own world
218
23%
Other - tell us below!
28
3%
I can't decide! Everything is just so much fun!
187
19%
Beginning a piece of work
49
5%
Ending a piece of work
44
5%
 
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Fri Dec 19, 2008 7:47 pm
Icaruss says...



Finishing a story, obviously. Everything else is a pain in the butt. Coming up with an idea is also pretty cool.
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Sun Dec 21, 2008 2:40 am
Poppy Mare says...



Hmm... I really can't pick. I like creating the character, scheming, and creating my own little world... ><;
I want to do many, many things with my life, but I'm way too scared to really say. Writing, I guess is a way of being able to so all the things I want and not worry about being hurt.




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Sun Dec 21, 2008 6:51 am
Emerson says...



Creating Characters - it's the best part because I love having people in my mind! ^^ Not to mention you get to explore so many things, and they become so real. I absolutely hate plotting - but I adore my characters.
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Sun Dec 21, 2008 5:28 pm
lil-mizzkitty1 says...



i like making my own world once a story is finished i think about it for ages and think of many spin-offs and the best part of the story




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Sun Dec 21, 2008 9:39 pm
summergrl13 says...



Characters are fun! I especially love making the total backstabbing jerk!
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Tue Dec 23, 2008 2:09 am
alwaysawriter says...



I like everything about it. :)
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Wed Dec 24, 2008 8:58 am
Sunpies says...



I like doing research because I'm a dreamer and have a hard time making small talk. Nothing says good small talk like, "did you know that the horse and the color purple are associated with the sin of pride?"

It helps me to tie my story to my life. I think otherwise I might just float away into space.




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Sat Dec 27, 2008 6:06 am
Meow says...



Meow's favorite part? Creating her own world and escaping the dreadful horror of everyday life. In Meow's world, every day is an adventure and you never know what will happen next.

Also, there are dragons. That's just too good to miss.

Meow likes to create characters as much as the next person, but it's creating the world around them that she finds most enjoyable. What would your first reaction be if you were suddenly dupped into a different world? Would that world be beautiful and fun and totally sweet? Would it be dark, horrifying and mysterious? Would it be romantic? Hilarious? A dream come true? Would it be a world much like this one, yet completely the opposite? What kind of world would you create? The only limit is that of the language you speak! How awesome is that?! Meow thinks it not only rocks, it RULES. That's the awesomeness of creating your own virtual cyberspace.

Those are Meow's thoughts anyway...

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Mon Dec 29, 2008 5:34 pm
bunnie_i_am says...



I said the charecters, but it's more then that. It's putting yourself in to the shoes of the charecters and seeing how they handled it and how you would have done it.
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Tue Dec 30, 2008 8:45 pm
BobcatPoet says...



I particularly enjoy the climax
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Wed Dec 31, 2008 11:07 pm
lotti says...



Description is the thing for me. Like really expoling a moment in all its detail
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Thu Jan 01, 2009 12:40 pm
Shine says...



Creating my own world:)
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Thu Jan 01, 2009 11:55 pm
Confused.pirate says...



I love the fact that I can make anything up, and when other people read it, they get lost in my world.

I love the fact that I can have that effect on people when they read my work.
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Sat Jan 03, 2009 12:55 pm
greenjay says...



Many people write to further a cause, to become famous, or even to impress girls, but I write simply because I love it. So this was a very tough question to answer, but I have to say that my favorite part is creating my own world. I love the plain imagining that it involves. There are no restrictions but for the limits of the human mind! I find that more than cool.

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Wed Jan 07, 2009 11:32 pm
Ole says...



Plotting and Scheming definately :P I love working out a plot, and then turning one character - who was supposed to be good - into some insane maniac from the planet zogg!