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  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Rainwater Society [OOC]

    Haha thanks! he is a stinker and you will change your mind You could start a roleplay hollow! It's much, much lower pressure and you can start with a very ...

    Shady - 5 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Magic School Rejects [OOC]

    Brynn looks super neat, mothbroth!! ^-^ Here's my character profile for Prehnite~ Name: Prehnite Filosil Age: 16 Pronouns: he/him Magic/ability: Divination, but with severe limitations. Prehnite can d

    Spearmint - 8 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Behind Closed Curtains [OOC]

    @SilverNight Awesome! :> Could singing people to sleep and/or singing to blur people's memories work? Also just grabbing the spotlight in general, and maybe sweet-talking some aristocrats. >.> Also, e

    Spearmint - 10 minutes ago

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

    Her face is like a shriveled apricot xD New favorite way to describe someone. Shelby is goals hahaha also yes do it child detective, Wisteria, we stan also can I ...

    Shady - 10 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Lux Academy OOC

    snatching a spot!

    atlast - 34 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Peach and Mango Updates and OOC Discussion.

    Thank you so much Rivy and also thanks for adding those links :) Also, I saw the colourful title, it's really pretty

    Hkumar - 39 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Deadly [OOC]

    Character! A guy from the Caston family. I don't have any actual images of him sadly~ (spoilered for length btw) Name: Lawrence Caston Age: 22 Pronouns: he/him Physical appearance: 5'7'' ...

    JoyDark - 1 hour ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Snatching Second Chances OoC

    Welcome, atlast! Thank you so much. I'm glad to have you.

    WeepingWisteria - 2 hours ago

  • Poetry » Lyrical, Narrative
    Leonardo da Vinci

    A poem dedicated to the polymath and genius, Leonardo da Vinci.

    TheRebel2007 - 3 hours ago
    E - Everyone

  • Storyboooks » Storybook Sanctuary
    Behind Closed Curtains

    If you’ve seen one of the Harbinger’s Society’s performances, you’d be lucky to realize that not all is as it seems. If you’re part of the company, their hidden side ...

    SilverNight - 6 hours ago

  • Forums » Writing Activities
    Haiku Train

    Through the open fields A labyrinth of dead crops, I still wander here

    Kelisot - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General
    "Memories" wrote quickly..

    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, I sometimes sit and gaze ...

    HarryHardy - 8 hours ago

  • Forums » Lounge, The
    The Great Team Tortoise Race of 2022

    CONGRATULATIONS!! A huge round of applause for our dedicated group of Team Tortoise reviewers, all of whom fought valiantly throughout the month in their march towards the end line. The ...

    RandomTalks - 11 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Storybook Sanctuary
    Lux Academy

    Born with the ability to use magic, you had your eyes set on one Academy ever since you were a child. It would not be an easy task, getting into ...

    Omni - 12 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Storybook Sanctuary
    Snatching Second Chances

    In the thirteenth month of every year, King Venet hosts a kingdom-wide competition for the greatest warriors to prove themselves called The Tournament of Mercenaries. For the past five years, ...

    WeepingWisteria - 13 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Royal Heist OOC

    OKAY. Write-in pad for this SB; royal heist write-in come join as you can/when you're not busy or something. i'm busy this weekend (weork, ugh) but i tossed what i ...

    ScarlettFire - 15 hours ago

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