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Chapter 0.5 - A Ditch, A Lunchbox, and A Rather Infuriating Narrator
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  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Rainwater Society [OOC]

    There is my piece… now Camp Nano. (Does this count to RP month. Maybe I can still finish some challenge while participating on this.)

    Moonglade - 2 minutes ago

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

    Ooh, @WeepingWisteria, if she’s mute and communicates through sign language and grew up there, then the other members probably grew up signing too! Since the group as a whole has ...

    winterwolf0100 - 9 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 - 37 minutes ago

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

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

    WeepingWisteria - 1 hour ago

  • Poetry » Lyrical, Narrative
    Leonardo da Vinci

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

    TheRebel2007 - 2 hours ago
    E - Everyone

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

    With these older detectives, I want to make Neptune 13 or something for effect.

    WeepingWisteria - 4 hours ago

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

    @Spearmint, thank you! Having a black market merchant sounds great pretty cool. We have to get supplies from somewhere and I’m sure Lyndria would be stingy.

    WeepingWisteria - 4 hours ago

  • 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 - 5 hours ago

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

    I’d love to snatch a character spot!

    winterwolf0100 - 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 - 7 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 - 10 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 - 11 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 - 14 hours ago

  • Forums » Lounge, The
    What made you smile today?

    Tonight I saw some friends I hadn't seen in 3 whole years! It was crazy because I didn't know they were going to be there but it was a wholesome ...

    FireEyes - 15 hours ago

There is hopeful symbolism in the fact that flags do not wave in a vacuum.
— Arthur C. Clarke