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Literary Spotlight

Lovely Assassin Letters (5)
by WishIHadASword in Novel / Chapter » Humor


Lovely Assassin Letters (6)
by WishIHadASword in Novel / Chapter » Humor


Conqueror Rising: Chapter 1.1
by Snoink in Novel / Chapter » Fantasy


Conqueror Rising: Chapter 1.2
by Snoink in Novel / Chapter » Fantasy


Lovely Assassin Letters (7)
by WishIHadASword in Novel / Chapter » Humor


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  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Second Sight OOC

    I’m sure it is! Shady, Mint, and I can walk you through it. Welcome aboard!

    WeepingWisteria
    WeepingWisteria - 26 minutes ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, General
    Overflow Chapter - 4.2

    Hiya, mint here, with a review! ^-^ I really enjoyed reading this chapter part because of the great descriptions and the info about the world! It seems like Reece, Soria, ...

    Spearmint
    Spearmint - 1 hour ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Perfection Trials OOC

    Same here!

    WeepingWisteria
    WeepingWisteria - 3 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Fantasy, Narrative
    Untitled Short Story Part 2

    Hey there! Plume here, with a review! First of all, I'd just like to say how weird it felt reading this since this protagonist is also named Sophie. It gave ...

    Plume
    Plume - 4 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Roleplay Lounge
    Roleplay Month 2022 Roleplay Buddies

    Username: WeepingWisteria Have you roleplayed on YWS before?: Yes, I've roleplayed on YWS after the revamp. If you have, what is your preferred level of roleplaying?: I'm aiming to complete ...

    WeepingWisteria
    WeepingWisteria - 4 hours ago

  • Forums » Writing Activities
    Haiku Train

    letters glide across the backs of my aching hands still I am not done

    shatteredstones
    shatteredstones - 5 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    LSS: Clockwork Spies [OOC]

    Aww thanks, Jaz!! ^-^ I hope your friends and family are doing alright! If you'd like to have Sam join in now, I think we could definitely make that work! ...

    Spearmint
    Spearmint - 8 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Lyrical, Romantic
    The Court Jester and the Baker Boy

    Splendid storytelling! The baker and Court Jester sure aren’t the King’s perfect little subjects.I wonder if something more will bloom from this romance.This was so lovely to read! It really ...

    vampricone6783
    vampricone6783 - 10 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    Iceflame// Chapter 22: Bolt All Over the Place

    Hi again Salis! Lim here with a short review! First Impressions I liked the second half of the fight in this chapter a lot! It gives a sense of real ...

    Liminality
    Liminality - 14 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Dramatic, Fantasy
    (DRAFT) Miscreants: Inauguration - Chapter 4.4

    Me again! I'm glad to see this chapter leads directly on from the previous one as I should have some semblance of an idea of the plot this time around! ...

    IcyFlame
    IcyFlame - 14 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Romantic, General
    An Excerpt from Ingredient

    Hello! RandomTalks here with a short review! This was a very well-writtten story even though it felt incomplete to me. I liked the way you established the two characters by ...

    RandomTalks
    RandomTalks - 16 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General
    Lack of a name for now...

    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, Stepping from the porch of ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 17 hours ago

  • Forums » Writing Tips
    How do I describe characters?

    Thank you! You too.

    WeepingWisteria
    WeepingWisteria - 22 hours ago

  • Forums » Writing Activities
    You know you're a writer when...

    You know you’re a writer when you get up at 5 am every morning and make your alarm go off every five minutes as you lie there w

    Moonglade
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  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Humor, Romantic
    Lovely Assassin Letters (7)

    Hii, it's mint, here with a review! ^-^ I just came from Chapter 7 of Assassin's Heart, which reminded me that I hadn't finished reading these Lovely Assassin Letters yet! ...

    Spearmint
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  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    Iceflame// Chapter 21: Welcome to the Clash

    Hi Salis! First Impressions The scene where Saya and Yuki start the Class Battle definitely got me feeling hyped up. It’s sort of over-the-top, but in a good way. I ...

    Liminality
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— Anne Lamott