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  • herbalhour
    Feb 22, 2024

    lwo e-tin, niteowl

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  • herbalhour
    Jan 21, 2024

    hi yes you are not 28 now (according to your about)

    niteowl Hello! Yeah I clearly haven’t updated that in a while.Maybe I should go do that now lol.
    Jan 21, 2024

  • herbalhour
    Jan 1, 2024

    hi nightœl how are you

    niteowl I’m good and yourself?
    Jan 2, 2024

    herbalhour tired
    Jan 2, 2024

  • herbalhour
    Dec 14, 2023


  • Y'all. I'm not even going to pretend these were worth the wait. But like this stupid excuse of a story has occupied a good 30-60 percent of my waking thoughts for too long. Still not at the end, but the boys are finally reunited and idk if how I wrote it actually works in any way, but screw it, I'm throwing it out into the world anyway.

    The Interlude-Chapter 7 (Good Omens fanfic)

    The Interlude-Chapter 8 (Good Omens fanfic)-The Reunion (part 1)

    The Interlude-Chapter 8 (Good Omens fanfic)-The Reunion (part 2)

    @BluesClues @WaffleCat @Plume @vampricone6783 @IcyFlame

    Plume aaaHH Excited to read!!
    Dec 9, 2023

    BluesClues I'm going to say they were worth the wait before I even read them hehe
    Dec 11, 2023

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  • Doing my Cake Day post a day late (because of course I am). It's wild to me that a late night decision to join a two-week old forum website almost two decades ago would be so life-changing. I was 14 when I joined and still thought I knew everything, and yet I couldn't picture what I would be "when I grew up". Sometimes I still feel like a kid in a grown-up's body. This site was an essential escape for me in dark times, and it's also one of the first places I come to when something good happens. I may not be on as much these days, but YWS will always have a special place in my heart. <3

  • Happy cake day!!

    niteowl Thank you! :D
    Nov 29, 2023

  • Happy Cake Day!

    niteowl Thank you! :D
    Nov 29, 2023

  • happy cake dayyy, nite!! hope it's a great one!! 🥳🍰🎂

    niteowl Thank you!
    Nov 29, 2023

  • Happy Cake Day, Nite! <3


    niteowl Thank you! :D
    Nov 29, 2023

  • Happy Thanksgiving to those who celebrate!

  • Update to update- I have now come up with the most hysterical idea and it's blowing up everything I've written since I last posted (and possibly some stuff I did post) but it's too good not to write so I'm doing it. (Muriel recruits Eric to get empirical data on the subject of angels and demons kissing. Hilarity, quasi-scientific theorizing, and major Crowley angst ensues).

    niteowl wrote:Update-it’s been six weeks since I posted this and I’m still in the same place mentally even though I’ve written quite a bit. And now I’ve read actually good fanfic and now have a bad case of imposter syndrome lmao
    niteowl wrote:That awkward moment when you’re writing a deeply stupid fanfiction and you’re torn between the need to get it to a proper ending and the urge to just blow it all up with hellfire and holy water. Also I keep changing POVs like every two paragraphs which I know is bad and confusing but it almost feels more convoluted if I don’t do that. Ugh.

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  • #19questionsfor19years

    1 reason you love reading and writing? Because who wants to just hang out in the real world when you can be in others or make your own?

    9 adjectives to describe yourself? Scatter-brained, booksmart, rambling, bipolar, self-deprecating, lazy, near-sighted, silly, messy
    YWS member shout-out? @alliyah for all the awesome work she does around the site and also being an amazing poet!
    Early-morning productivity or late-night chaos? Um...*looks at username*
    Are you tired? Kind of but also not? It's been a long day but also I'm super excited about something I'm working on so I don't really want to sleep.
    Reason to smile? Because I like smiling? Idk hard to come up with something specific
    Sweet or spicy? Sweet

    One thing you love about yourself? My therapist thinks I'm funny (she's trying to get me to work on the negative self-talk haha)

    Favorite holiday? Idk I feel like I haven't been doing much for holidays the last few years so I'm not actually sure anymore.

    Weirdest thing you’ve done in public? On my 16th birthday, we went to an amusement park and I decided it would be the peak of comedy to sing "Sugar We're Going Down" on the rollercoaster (obvi trying to time the chorus with the first drop). I haven't been on one in a while, but I can't say I wouldn't still do it in my 30s.

    Raw childhood memory? So when I was a kid I had turtles and they were outside in the summer and they had feeder fish and for some reason I decided to start like naming them and giving them back stories? Which is insane because I was like 7 and definitely aware that their sole purpose was to be eaten. Like was I traumatizing myself on purpose? The only names I remember now are like Speedy and Speedy Jr.
    If you could have a single magic power what would it be? Teleporting would be pretty cool
    Travelling or homesick? Is this meant to be more like "homebody"? If so I'd say yes. I like travelling in theory and want to go places, but I hate planning and packing and all that, and then I feel like I end up doing less than I planned and really my next vacation should just be like me chilling on the beach and not trying to make myself see sights and stuff. Though like solo traveling is awesome and you should def do it (unless you're a minor)
    If you were invited to attend Hogwarts, which Hogwarts House would you choose? Ravenclaw
    New username? I briefly considered changing to TheMasterOwl after getting my useless Master's degree, but otherwise it's way too chiseled in stone to even think about changing.

    Growing up? It's awful but at the same time your mom can't tell you not to eat ice cream for breakfast anymore so it's not all bad.

    YWS favorite event? Tie between the YWS Olympics and the April Fool's Staff Forums
    Age? Jurassic :P. Actually 33.

    Your favorite fictional character created by you? Struggling with this one because I mostly write poems for a reason lol. And my current prose project is fanfic so they're not my characters (though some have gone a bit OC lol)

Marge, it takes two to lie. One to lie and one to listen.
— Homer Simpson