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    Join the poets of YWS this April in celebrating all things poetry! The "Classic Challenge" is 30 poems in 30 days - will you take the challenge?
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Literary Spotlight

i found my true love in a youtube ad
by starlitmind in Poetry » Humor


Handcuffs
by Ilium417 in Short Story » Realistic


Letter To A Lost One
by RandomTalks in Short Story » Realistic


surely there is nothing easier than for me to imagine trees
by chikara in Poetry » Dramatic


strangled
by Yoshikrab in Poetry » Dramatic


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  • Forums » Lounge, The
    Featured Member April 20 - May 4: chikara

    AAAAAAAJXISJDIDMKXMX,DOCBH I CAN'T BELIEVE YOU WERE NEVER FM BEFORE???? WHAT? BUT AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA I'M SO HAPPY YOU BECAME FM NOW YOU'VE BEEN SO ACTIVE AND DOING THE :EYES: TO EVERYONE AND ...

    Euphoria8
    Euphoria8 - 18 minutes ago

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

    forgive the smol brain reply o.o

    SilverNight
    SilverNight - 4 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Romantic, Dramatic
    Dear, the one I fell for

    Hey nightshadows! This was an amazing poem! I really like your opening line, "Dear the one I fell for," I like how you repeat the point that you're feeling are ...

    NivedaJames22
    NivedaJames22 - 4 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Realistic, Dramatic
    Handcuffs

    This work is so amazing! I love all the metaphors and the symbolism that you add. I especially love the symbolism of the handcuffs, and how people feel that they ...

    KassandraRose
    KassandraRose - 5 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Romantic, Dramatic
    Dear, the one I fell for

    hey, nightshadows Its a lovely poem! I loved the way you started.....and the way you ended. "Dear the one I fell for...." is a very nice way to start a ...

    sulagna
    sulagna - 5 hours ago

  • Poetry » General, General
    I tipped my cup of coffee

    I've already made several edits to this. I hope to know if I finally got the effect I wanted.

    Haraya
    Haraya - 6 hours ago
    12+

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    So.. You Think You Can Time Travel: The OOC

    YAYYYY I have a ton of work to do tomorrow but maybe if I get it done/Thursday I can get Iris and Francine's interview-thing posted! =D

    looseleaf
    looseleaf - 6 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Romantic, Dramatic
    The Nightmare Begging

    Hi there, mordax here with a review!! First off, I loved this poem! I love the message of it and honestly, the title. It was what hooked me in and ...

    mordax
    mordax - 7 hours ago

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

    OK FINALLY POSTED : ))))))))

    veeren
    veeren - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Romantic, Dramatic
    Dear, the one I fell for

    Hi there!! Mordax here with a review. Um..... Wow!!! I love this poem so much. It has such a beautiful and unique flow that just rolls so smoothly off the ...

    mordax
    mordax - 7 hours ago

  • Poetry » Romantic, Dramatic
    Dear, the one I fell for

    My feelings for you, will be true.

    nightshadows
    nightshadows - 7 hours ago
    E - Everyone

  • Reviews » Poetry » Fantasy, Supernatural
    The Red Lily

    Hi! This is nightshadows bring a new comment live to a theater near you! Ok, so enough of my uniqueness here are my thoughts: Oh my gosh this is amazing. ...

    nightshadows
    nightshadows - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Dramatic, General
    surely there is nothing easier than for me to imagine trees

    Hi! This is nightshadows bring a new comment live to a theater near you! Ok, so enough of my uniqueness here are my thoughts: I completely understand the last sentence. ...

    nightshadows
    nightshadows - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Fantasy, Supernatural
    The Red Lily

    Hi! Here to review your poem! Okay, so, the rhyming is really good. I like how you kept finding different words to rhyme with "moonlight," and how you reused "rays" ...

    FourLeafClover
    FourLeafClover - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Dramatic, General
    strangled

    Hey, Zekcede here! I loved this so much! I really love the tone and rhythm, and how you use metaphors like "strangled by your fear." My favourite line is "choked ...

    zekcede
    zekcede - 7 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    Chapter 2 - The Meeting

    Vic meets up with her quest partners to discuss the quest.

    FourLeafClover
    FourLeafClover - 8 hours ago
    12+


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