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Because Because Because
by DarkPandemonium in Short Story » Realistic

An Unfulfilled Dream
by Aaraju in Article / Essay » General

summer is for lost souls, white-knuckled punches, and braided hair
by Kays in Poetry » Realistic

i am
by marms in Poetry » Narrative

Shattered Souls: Chapter 1
by saentiel in Novel / Chapter » Fantasy

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  • Reviews » Short Story » Realistic, Narrative

    Hi there! First of all, wonderful quotes! I love how well they fit into the story. It almost has a poem / spoken word feel about it to me (but ...

    PeculiarMind - 12 minutes ago

  • Forums » Writers Corner
    Beta Readers?

    Hi everonlyaudaciously, I'm not sure if there's a place to advertise for beta readers. But, I would be interested in Beta reading if you're looking for betas :) I do ...

    Lumos - 13 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Specific Storybook Discussion
    The Curse of the Wyvern [DT]

    Now that @Lumi is with us again, I added another battle scene before your post. You'll still be writing Meru's death, but after Lumi writes another fight post.

    Sheytato - 46 minutes ago

  • Forums » Writing Activities
    Light's Review Progress

    5. On 19th August 2017, with 404 reviews, I place at 128, after Gadi. and before SmylinG. YAY.

    Lightsong - 2 hours ago

  • Poetry » General, General
    kuala lumpur


    Lightsong - 2 hours ago
    E - Everyone

  • Reviews » Short Story » Realistic, Narrative

    Hi, RainaDee. Welcome to YWS! I'm Pan and I'll be frying up a review for you today. First Impressions I love the sentiment of this story. It's a sweet little ...

    DarkPandemonium - 6 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Storybooks
    Animorphers 2.0.

    It’s hard to explain how I felt at that point, when we were all behind bars. I think most of all I felt disappointment. Not anger, fear, or guilt - ...

    Wolfical - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    Mixing Magic [Draft 2]: Chapter 11.1

    Hi, I'm here to review! :D It's going to be a little short here. I would have to say the unicorn is the spotlight of this sub-chapter. I like the ...

    Lightsong - 9 hours ago

  • Short Story » Realistic, Narrative

    This was imspired by three quotes. All of them are in the story.

    RainaDee - 9 hours ago
    E - Everyone

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General

    Hello, Lumos! PastelSlushie here for a review. Let's get right into it! First I will answer your question that you have at the end. First, the ending was definitely something ...

    PastelSlushie - 10 hours ago

  • Forums » Welcome Mat
    Welcome New Members! [3]

    Thank you! Oh my Gerd, I feel like I'm reapting myself so often here! Anyway, thanks and I will most certanly ask questions!

    RainaDee - 11 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General

    So, before I make my review, I'm going to answer your questions. To the first one, I liked the ending very much, it was a little sad and I also ...

    RainaDee - 11 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Specific Storybook Discussion
    The Gilded City DT

    Fair enough. XD Our characters have similarities, for sure. Either one would fit the situation, though yours probably better.

    Sheytato - 11 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Romantic, General
    For My Love

    Honestly, I'm not usually into romantic things, so when I say this is good you better believe I thought this was good. It was sweet and to the point. I ...

    RainaDee - 11 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Humor, Dramatic
    Dead Unicorns

    Okay, wow. Just, wow. That was halarious, creepy, and heart warming all at once. It was glorious, that's all I got to say is glorious. The only thing I saw ...

    RainaDee - 12 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Action / Adventure, Fantasy
    Hell or High Water [Chapter V] [Pt. 1]

    Star wakes up, fully recovered, and winds up in a confrontation with Maeve.

    scribbleinks - 12 hours ago

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