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by alliyah in Poetry » Romantic

by MomoMajesty in Poetry » Realistic

The Crepe and the Pancake
by NivedaJames22 in Poetry » Humor

Signs of time
by ForeverYoung299 in Poetry » Satire

The Quest for Fire - Into the Mists - Chapter 3
by felistia in Novel / Chapter » Action / Adventure

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  • Reviews » Short Story » Humor, Dramatic
    The Enchanted Book

    I cracked up so hard! I adored this. Thanks for posting! Your commentary made it even better (the elbow fetish:) I was actually really surprised by the paragraph: "They looked ...

    YellowSweater - 24 minutes ago

  • Short Story » Dramatic, Narrative

    The world is ending and the only thing Lewis can blame is the scarecrow in his field. (need some objective feedback on this)

    waywardxwallflower - 29 minutes ago
    16+ Language

  • Forums » Writers Corner
    Cultural Appropriation in Fantasy World Building

    Also, I find that I often write from the perspective of a character who is a different gender than me. And because I write in the first person, I was ...

    YellowSweater - 1 hour ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Lyrical, Narrative
    Hall of fame

    Stars are born and die in the course of life. A 'star' is what defines the world and makes the world take unusual courses. Yet who is a star or ...

    Weird - 2 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » General, General

    Hey, Zekcede here! Thsis is really cute! I like that its really short and simple but also has a pretty meaningful(?) background. I also really like the rhyme scheme in ...

    zekcede - 2 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Mystery / Suspense, Science Fiction
    The Killings of Nathaniel Rake. Chapter 1

    Hi YOUKNOWWHO and none? :D Mailice here with a short review! :D Let's start with what I noticed while reading: Some words are misspelled with capital letters and others are ...

    MailicedeNamedy - 3 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Narrative, Dramatic
    Three Shots

    Hi Plume!! I've browsed through (quite) a few of your works now and ahh I had no idea you wrote scripts and stories too! Somehow that makes me admire you ...

    Spearmint - 3 hours ago

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

    am late but I APPROVE OF BIG BAD! I like how we end where we start, too I do be liking the idea of rock monster generating visions/scenarios/whatever mashup of ...

    Carina - 3 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Chiaroscuro Technique OOC

    HAH yes it's kind of funny that she stands out with her baggy pants and men's shirt bc she's usually a fashionista (mostly when she's older though) and would probably ...

    Carina - 3 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Fanfiction, Dramatic
    The Augury of RiverClan - Chapter 6

    Riverpaw becomes a medicine cat apprentice.

    TheScribe - 4 hours ago

  • Poetry » General, General

    Wrote this in MomoMajesty's WriterFeedPad...nothing philosophical, just a fancy way of saying bye. :)

    NivedaJames22 - 5 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Mystery / Suspense, Science Fiction
    The Killings of Nathaniel Rake. Chapter 1

    Professional Ace Detective Scott Walker gets pitted against a twist of morality, punishment, and truth in this epic detective fiction story. Same DoD.

    YOUKNOWWHO - 5 hours ago
    16+ Language Violence Mature Content

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Narrative, Teen Fiction
    The Story Of An Introvert-3

    Hello! Here for a review! This is longer than the other two and I guess it will be better this time. One thing I forgot to say is you can ...

    ForeverYoung299 - 5 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Lyrical, Dramatic

    This was a wonderful piece to read through. If someone read it as a collection of poems instead of a single piece of work, oh, would they miss that peak ...

    Otterpop - 5 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Mystery / Suspense, Literature
    Longing of a Maiden Rose: Ch. IV: The Town in No Mans Land 3

    End of the chapter, where Claire makes a decision that will change her life. (Word Count: 2163; wanted to add this, so Ch. IV is finished.)

    MailicedeNamedy - 5 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Supernatural, Action / Adventure
    Awakening Chapter 2: Burn

    Blake once again encounters a spirit.....but something else also lurks nearby.

    Otterpop - 6 hours ago

There are those who say that life is like a book, with chapters for each event in your life and a limited number of pages on which you can spend your time. But I prefer to think that a book is like a life, particularly a good one, which is well to worth staying up all night to finish.
— Lemony Snicket