Young Writers Society

Home

  • YWS Email & Account Activation

    Need to activate a new account, get moderator support, or want to change your password, username, or email? Please refer to this announcement.
    [ Read More ]
  • Welcome to YWS!

    We are an online community for young writers ages 13+.
    [ View Leaderboards ]
  • Featured Member

    LadyBug is our featured member!

    [ View Hall of Fame ]

Literary Spotlight

Two Rondeaus
by Rook in Poetry » General


Worth
by Via in Poetry » General


The Last Spell - Chapter 3.1
by SilverNight in Novel / Chapter » Action / Adventure


fear in Red Underline
by Seirre in Poetry » Dramatic


Memento Mori
by Fishr in Short Story » General


View past literary spotlights



Staff Picks

View All




Site Feed

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    How Not to Break Quarantine [OOC]

    The temptation to reply is very strong right now, but I think I'll wait for at least one more post before I do. :)

    Mageheart
    Mageheart - 44 minutes ago

  • Storyboooks » Out-of-Character Discussion
    Trapped in Gotham [OOC]

    Awesome! Dresden would be so happy to know no one's being sus of him right now :P

    Mageheart
    Mageheart - 48 minutes ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, Historical Fiction
    Memento Mori

    Hi Fishr, Mailice here with a requested review! :D This is a very long story and I was a little unsure how I wanted to review it at the beginning, ...

    MailicedeNamedy
    MailicedeNamedy - 59 minutes ago

  • Poetry » General, General
    Choices

    This one has a dog in it, too.

    Liminality
    Liminality - 4 hours ago

  • Reviews » Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Action / Adventure
    Iceflame// Chapter 26: March of Glory and Revenge

    Hi Salis! RandomTalks here with a short review! I have to say - having not read any of the chapters before this one and having absolutely no idea of the ...

    RandomTalks
    RandomTalks - 6 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Action / Adventure, Science Fiction
    (LMSVI) The Ruptured Shadow, Chapter 1.2

    Just a healthy dose of panic.

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 7 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » General, General
    why hide

    Hi TrinityPoeting, Jade here to leave you a short review on your old (but cute!) poem. Let's get straight into it. Stanza one: you're spitting facts. Though the flow feels ...

    LadyBug
    LadyBug - 8 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General
    A RAT's Tale

    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, It's the night before my ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 8 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » General, General
    Two Rondeaus

    Hey Andrew here with a speedy review! I read this, and decided to leave it to someone more skilled, but nobody came along, so I came back XD. Since I'm ...

    MaybeAndrew
    MaybeAndrew - 8 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Fantasy, General
    Taneantra's first Adventure

    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, Taneantra Letrans is 14-years-old and ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 8 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Romantic, General
    she cared when no one else did.....

    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, "Why is this happening to ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 9 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » Fantasy, General
    Eyes of Elves

    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, Glancing apprehensively at her sister, ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 9 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General
    A picture

    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, People say that when you ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 10 hours ago

  • Reviews » Poetry » General, General
    Two Rondeaus

    Hi again Rook! Lim here with a review. Eating Slugs My first impression is that this one is a humorous poem about someone’s awkward/ embarrassing camp experience. The slug-eating and ...

    Liminality
    Liminality - 10 hours ago

  • Forums » Writers Corner
    LMS VI: a billion seconds gone, but where?

    3.too tired for titles if i have given fear all of my best years then why am i still here? the earth rotates, the ones i hate get everything they ...

    niteowl
    niteowl - 10 hours ago

  • Reviews » Short Story » General, General
    Barcelona Story

    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, It was a very hot ...

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 10 hours ago


It is only a novel... or, in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, in which the most thorough knowledge of human nature, the happiest delineation of its varieties, the liveliest effusions of wit and humour, are conveyed to the world in the best-chosen language
— Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey