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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


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  • Reviews » Poetry » General, General
    mid-autumn

    The narrator wants true, honest love, which means telling their partner when they are in the wrong and sometimes feeling hatred for them. But everything is hidden under smiles and ...

    vampricone6783
    vampricone6783 - 59 minutes ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Mystery / Suspense
    The Scrambling of San Angelo | 3 | Monday, September 22 | Post-Game

    LMS VI. Francesca gets lost on her way home. Kind of. Rated for mild tipsiness.

    Ventomology
    Ventomology - 3 hours ago
    16+

  • Forums » Lounge, The
    The Poultry-geists Team (Review Day Sep 23-25, 22)

    Way to go everyone!!

    lliyah
    lliyah - 3 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Realistic, Literature
    LMS VI: Let Me Live Tonight 1.2

    "What is past is prologue"-- The Tempest, by William Shakespeare

    winterwolf0100
    winterwolf0100 - 5 hours ago
    16+ Violence Mature Content

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

    Posted a short reply!

    Valkyria
    Valkyria - 6 hours ago

  • Novel / Chapter » Fantasy, Other
    LMS VI: Shadows & Dragonfire - Chapter 1.3

    LMS VI. Travelling filler chapter basically. And now things are going to get interesting...

    ScarlettFire
    ScarlettFire - 6 hours ago
    16+ Violence

  • Forums » Lounge, The
    Team Bees Bzzy Reviewing (Review Day Sep 23-25, 22)

    Great work team! 9 reviews is no small feat and we've circulated the YWS feedback economy plenty of bee-wingspan distances today! Bzz-bzz-hurrah!

    Liminality
    Liminality - 8 hours ago

  • Forums » Lounge, The
    RevMo 2022 Review Day (September 23 - 25)

    Review Day Results Hiya hiya reviewers! I'm here with the review tallies and the results for the teams . . . The runner-up is . . . Team Bees Bzzy ...

    Liminality
    Liminality - 8 hours 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 - 8 hours 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 - 9 hours ago

  • Poetry » General, General
    Choices

    This one has a dog in it, too.

    Liminality
    Liminality - 11 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 - 13 hours ago

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

    Just a healthy dose of panic.

    HarryHardy
    HarryHardy - 15 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 - 16 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 - 16 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 - 16 hours ago


You are going to love some of your characters because they are you, or some facet of you, and you are going to hate some characters for the same reason.
— Anne Lamott