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​medusa's sea-weed
by TypoWithoutCoffee in Poetry » Health


What lies in the emptiness above the sky?
by naazmemonn in Poetry » Lyrical


Haiku Sequence [Library, Painted stone and Bougainvillea]
by Liminality in Poetry » General


The True Story of the Big Bad Wolf
by LadyTano in Short Story » Fantasy


City Lights
by BrightBlue in Poetry » Narrative


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  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    How Not to Break Quarantine [OOC]

    I agree! The post looked great! :) And late posts happen all the time in roleplays, so you're definitely okay with taking a few extra days to reply. I know ...

    Magebird
    Magebird - 2 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Ringing of the Bells [OOC]

    Harry's question was a very good one to ask. :) And I'm cool with that! Pirate shenanigans would be very fitting, but I'm also down for something silly on land ...

    Magebird
    Magebird - 4 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Land of the Eternally Bound [OOC]

    I was wondering if Jennifer would step in! It seemed like something she could help with, but Rune would never outright ask her for help. I'm glad she offered instead. ...

    Magebird
    Magebird - 6 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Legend of the Skipping Stone [OOC]

    *poke*

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 1 hour ago

  • Forums » Writing Activities
    What would your characters do?

    "Harry, the Sun is crashing," said Vankous, sounding far more serious than he had in their ten thousand years working together. "Come again?" said Harry, testing the waters to make ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 2 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    LSS: To Be Determined OOC

    Mailice here with a short summary of what we discussed yesterday (or today for my timezone. :D) - The story takes place from August to September / October 1928. (Start ...

    MailicedeNamedy
    MailicedeNamedy - 3 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Mystery / Suspense, Literature
    LoaMR: Ch.XVI: Daphne and Claire 6

    Hey! Forever here with a tiny review!! Finally, Claire has managed to see her father. I wasn’t expecting the fact that Claire will go to her father that soon but ...

    ForeverYoung299
    ForeverYoung299 - 3 hours ago

  • Reviews » Art » General, General
    New queen

    Hi Rida! Here with a review... :) This was a very beautiful poem. It contrasts with the original ideas of what it is like to be queen. The hardships and ...

    BrightBlue
    BrightBlue - 6 hours ago

  • Forums » Writing Activities
    Haiku Train

    On each shoulder sit multitudes of Genesis (creation of life)

    Starve
    Starve - 6 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Haunted Castle [OOC]

    Oh, a haunted castle. Can I join? I love the spooky parts of horror. How scary are you going for?

    lehmanf
    lehmanf - 8 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Descent OOC

    One issue im trying to avoid is giving Risius plot armor or 'main character energy' haha. His abilities seem powerful but I've come up with some equal downsides I think. ...

    JamesPeterson
    JamesPeterson - 8 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    LSS (we'll name this when we get there)

    So, here's a rundown of what @Chaser and I came up with. We thought of a magic system that derives from constellations. The big powers are the twelve zodiacs. We ...

    AlmostImmortal
    AlmostImmortal - 10 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Romantic, General
    That FALL Day Prologue

    Good Morning/Afternoon/Evening/Night(whichever one it is in your part of the world), Hi! I'm here to leave a quick review!! Anyway let's get right to it, I truly did love him, ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 11 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Health, Dramatic
    ​medusa's sea-weed

    Hey there! Plume here, with a review! I enjoyed reading this poem! Your word choice was absolutely delightful; it felt like a murky watercolor painting as I was reading it. ...

    Plume
    Plume - 11 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Storybook Sanctuary
    The Descent

    Duct tape was amazing. It could fix anything, and everything. Especially ducks. At least, Risius thought so. Why else would it be named duck-t tape? Exceedingly loud and infuriating child? ...

    JamesPeterson
    JamesPeterson - 12 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Action / Adventure, Fantasy
    Before The Dragon - Chapter 47

    I started rereading this earlier and then had to skeedadle! Let's see what we have here, yeah? “You look like you’re stupid,” she quipped back. It's not weak if it's ...

    Eragon
    Eragon - 13 hours ago


here is the deepest secret nobody knows (here is the root of the root and the bud of the bud and the sky of the sky of a treee called life; which grows higher than the soul can home or mind can hide) and this is the wonder that's keeping the stars apart i carry your heart (i carry it in my heart)
— e.e. cummings