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where will you stay, where will you make your home
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    What do you love most about YWS?

    I love how nice everyone is. Sometimes I get the feeling I can't say anything on the internet without being judged, but this place is different. Here, I feel I ...

    jster02 - 10 hours ago

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    Post Your Picture Here! [10]

    I found this gem the other day and figured it'd be funny to share it. One of the dance clubs on my uni campus took it surreptitiously...

    Ventomology - 22 hours ago

  • Forums » Writers Corner
    LMS V: exorcism of a love that never was

    the first walk home here it starts: on a beach with the people i now wish i had never met (whether that includes you or not, i haven't decided) here ...

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    I'm Writing, Come Join Me!

    The Spooktober Poetry Jam is just getting started, join us if you see the link up, we'll be here for a while! :) Link: Enter if you dare!

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    I want advice to start writing well before it's too late!

    If I could give you one piece of advice that I know is certainly true, is that if you want to write, don't be scared that it won't be good! ...

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    help needed - teen fiction story

    greetings there! i am new to YWS, but i was hoping i could request some help. i could really use some help on developing a story as well as making ...

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    Featured Member Oct 10 - 24: Horisun

    WOOOO! Congratulations, Horisun! ^_^

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  • Forums » Writers Corner
    LMS Split Into Thirds (Working Title)

    Chapter Nine: A Line Crossed “Maybe this wasn’t such a good idea.” Li looked at Tom and laughed. “It was yours in the first place.” They had been searching around ...

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  • Forums » Writers Corner
    The Isle of Gold

    ⚔️ F U N F A C T S ⚔️ I'm reminiscing because I've started planning the second draft so I'm going to make everyone reminisce with me (or rather, ...

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  • Forums » Writers Corner
    Some old stuff

    Oh man. Its been a while. Went through some old folders and found a outline for a old story I was doing a few years ago. Dunno if this is ...

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  • Forums » Poetry Discussion
    Share Your Favorite Poems

    Charge of the Light Brigade by Lord Alfred Tennyson I Half a league, half a league, Half a league onward, All in the valley of Death Rode the six hundred. ...

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  • Forums » Art & Photography
    how about some art

    not poetry ... but a fish! for inktober

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  • Forums » Art & Photography
    Coffee Does Covers

    'Colour Me In' cover

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  • Forums » Writers Corner
    Arles of Astoria

    chapter one: Arles stared down at their bloodied hand, their gaze drifting up to the now broken window with its remaining jagged glass. The broken pieces had fallen outward, and ...

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