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Literary Spotlight

All petals are about to fall
by ForeverYoung299 in Poetry » Realistic


nostaligia i've kept under my bed
by chikara in Poetry » Dramatic


I'm coming home
by BrokenHeartsAri in Poetry » Dramatic


Lost time
by BrokenHeartsAri in Poetry » Romantic


Goodbyes
by ForeverYoung299 in Poetry » Realistic


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  • Reviews » Poetry » Literature, Dramatic
    Flower

    Ahhh such a beautiful background I'll organise this review so it's easier for the two of us :D Firstly, whether or not it fits the characteristics of a sonnet. Little ...

    stygianmoon17
    stygianmoon17 - 12 minutes ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Literature, Dramatic
    Flower

    Wow, for a start that was amazing ; great effort for your first sonnet indeed. I may not be able to give the best critic, I am not very familiar ...

    YourFriendQuirks08
    YourFriendQuirks08 - 22 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Ringing of the Bells [OOC]

    I posted! It was a short post, but I wanted to get something up so you weren't waiting for me. :P

    Magebird
    Magebird - 28 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Beginnings and Endings OOC

    That's good to know! I didn't really mention it in my post, but I went with the second option you suggested - that way the Gelfling guards could be that ...

    Magebird
    Magebird - 34 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Unyielding Stroke [OOC]

    *nudges roleplay*

    Magebird
    Magebird - 48 minutes ago

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

    Also, I posted! (And got us to a new page in the roleplay!)

    Magebird
    Magebird - 50 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    If I Had a Heart DT

    I'm just catching up now, but I love how cryptic Morrick is. :P It's really entertaining watching the heartseekers trying to get information out of him - especially since that ...

    Magebird
    Magebird - 1 hour ago

  • Poetry » Politics, Realistic
    I hope you know

    Because of Philip's death, I wrote a poem about my opinion on royalty on general. I still pay respect to him and wish him a good reincarnation. X

    illy7896
    illy7896 - 5 hours ago
    E - Everyone

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Chess Skirmish [DT]

    So are there any takers yet for the white king?

    QuoolQuo
    QuoolQuo - 6 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » Fantasy, Other
    Brawn

    Yessssss I completely agree with you and your poem! Why should the hero always be good? The person can be a bad one and that is what makes a good ...

    ForeverYoung299
    ForeverYoung299 - 7 hours ago

  • Poetry » Realistic, Horror
    Goodbyes

    Need the most help with the title.

    ForeverYoung299
    ForeverYoung299 - 9 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    The Descent Discussion Topic

    Okay, I have officially submitted a character profile that you can look over and give any notes on if needed! : D

    winterwolf0100
    winterwolf0100 - 9 hours ago

  • Forums » Welcome Mat
    Hello from England!

    Woo, poetry! :smt026

    Meshugenah
    Meshugenah - 9 hours ago

  • Storyboooks » Roleplay Lounge
    Click this

    Thank you!!!!! I’m so glad you’re joining!

    rida
    rida - 10 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Historical Fiction, General
    The Long, Brutal, Complex, Violent History of Tlelk and Gentleman's Guide

    Word Count: 20,009 Page Count in Google Drive: 53 We don't expect anyone to read this. We just want the possibility.

    cidrianwritersguild
    cidrianwritersguild - 10 hours ago
    18+ Violence

  • Reviews » Short Story » Humor, Narrative
    Corrupt Ghosts

    A tale chilling to the bone! Shut up, that can be used to describe things other than temperature. The thing that sticks out to us the most about this is ...

    cidrianwritersguild
    cidrianwritersguild - 10 hours ago


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