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Literary Spotlight

I breathe brazenly
by whatchamacallit in Poetry » Narrative


the tragedy of all of us
by chikara in Poetry » Dramatic


cruelty is genetic
by mellifera in Poetry » Other


Escape
by BlueGlow in Short Story » Realistic


Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blank
by aooborromeo in Poetry » Lyrical


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  • Forums » Art & Photography
    carina's snoodelie doodleies

    ever just... get weirdly hyperfocused on some hobbies cuz dat me with drawing this past month so yes HERE COMES A DUMP first is my boi elias living his best ...

    Carina
    Carina - 25 minutes ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Romantic, Narrative
    Project Oblivious - Ch 3

    Hi Book_Dragon, Mailice back with a short review! :D The next day, I'm still thinking about the library as I leave for school. Specifically, I'm remembering when I met that ...

    MailicedeNamedy
    MailicedeNamedy - 41 minutes ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Romantic, Humor
    Project Oblivious - Ch 2

    Hi Book_Dragon, Mailice here with a short review! :D I really like the way you change the chapter, and that we now experience the story from the boy's point of ...

    MailicedeNamedy
    MailicedeNamedy - 1 hour ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Romantic, Humor
    Project Oblivious

    Hi Book_Dragon, Mailice here with a short review! :D I smile to myself as I step into the teen section of the public library. I'm immediately relaxed, my shoulders dropping ...

    MailicedeNamedy
    MailicedeNamedy - 1 hour ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Dramatic, Other
    Running

    Hi VioletFantasy, Mailice here with a short review! :D The story is a bit older, but I found the title and the description very interesting and wanted to read through ...

    MailicedeNamedy
    MailicedeNamedy - 2 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, General
    The Cursed [Children/Generation] Chapter 1

    Hi JdoggyGirl, Mailice here with a short review! :D An exciting story rendered with a great narrative perspective. I think you have a very nice and calm writing style. I ...

    MailicedeNamedy
    MailicedeNamedy - 2 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General
    Perceptions

    Good Morning/Afternoon/Evening/Night(whichever one it is in your part of the world), Hi! I'm here to leave a quick review!! First Impression : Well this was a fun little story to ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 3 hours ago

  • Poetry » Realistic, Culture
    Ode to death and the grim reaper reaper and my sweet doggo Teds ~love ya~

    To my grandparent's dog. Warning: doggo dead :(

    illy7896
    illy7896 - 4 hours ago
    E - Everyone

  • Reviews » Poetry » Culture, Spiritual
    Goodbye Forever World

    Hiya Ashlyn here for a review!! Before I dive into it though please know that this review is not intended to offend you or make your writing look bad. Like ...

    AshlynPhoenix
    AshlynPhoenix - 6 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Other, Narrative
    Blueberry Bush

    Hey, don't degrade yourself so much. If you feel so insecure about your poems, that's probably because you don't write often. Keep writing, and you'll feel a lot more confident. ...

    Phillauthet
    Phillauthet - 6 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Narrative, General
    The Block Button

    Hiya Ashlyn here for a review!! Before I dive into it though please know that this review is not intended to offend you or make your writing look bad. I've ...

    AshlynPhoenix
    AshlynPhoenix - 6 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Action / Adventure, General
    Nature Poem

    Wow! This poem is amazing! I love your way of thinking. Expressing the fields and crops as 'Checkered Fabric' and the forest as 'fluffy green carpet'... Where do you get ...

    Phillauthet
    Phillauthet - 6 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Romantic, General
    How Pluto Loves the Sun

    This poem is amazing. It reminds me of 'The Ballad of the Sun and the Earth' which comes in a book by Amish Tripathi. Check it out if you have ...

    Phillauthet
    Phillauthet - 6 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Into the Saeverse [OOC]

    @Magebird, yes, yes, she is. I suppose she can use her fire to make a lock for the door something, but a part of me wants to write her in ...

    AshlynPhoenix
    AshlynPhoenix - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Humor, General
    When Santa Forgot My Gift

    This poem is great! The whole theme is distinct and different in its own way, and that makes it very interesting. I like the part where you say that out ...

    Phillauthet
    Phillauthet - 7 hours ago

  • Forums » Lounge, The
    Report a good member!

    @AshlynPhoenix I loove screaming about anime with you like are u my long lost twin or something and nononononono....your definitely a more amazing a person then I am ^^

    CaerulemSanquinem 
    CaerulemSanquinem  - 7 hours ago


They laugh at me because I'm different; I laugh at them because they're all the same.
— Kurt Cobain