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I Want to Write a Book

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    Part 1 It was the lunch hour

    for Sister Angela Marie's third grade class and one child could hardly eat the noodles his mother had packed. He would fork some up to his mouth and chew forever or just sit there at his desk not taking any bites at all. His teacher was watching him intently as this was the...
    Eitan Eitan 22-25, M Jul 14, 2014

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    I need to stop procrastinating

    and just sit down and write! XD
    Doof00 Doof00 18-21, F Jul 25, 2014

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    I want to write magic.

    I want to write something that will affect someone or maybe even change the world. Yeah, I'm a bit delusional, but dreams don't build themselves.
    dourpenguin dourpenguin 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 9, 2013

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    I Really Want Too...

    Well too start off I am happy to see a group such as this! and hello to everyone in it!. So I have been thinking lately about the thing of writing a book!, I am not sure on what I will base it on but I have a good feeling. I like writing and English in university is a peace of...
    Laurenx10 Laurenx10 18-21, F 4 Responses May 2, 2013

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    Would you like to write a collective fiction

    book? It would be really fun:)
    AmarieOfTheVanyar AmarieOfTheVanyar 18-21, F Dec 18, 2014

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    so im writing a book about

    when the world goes to crap , the main character saves herself from all the chaos and joins a secret society where the members records of ever exisiting dissapear when they join. however i need some ideas to make this secret society more unique. any suggestions or ideas? :)
    CynicalIntrovert CynicalIntrovert 18-21, F Feb 7

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    I started "Code Red" five years ago

    and gave up a quarter of the way. I started "Exploration Chronicles" last year and gave up on the first chapter. Am I lazy? I am thinking of writing "Big boy". Will I be lazy? I don't know.
    Profweird Profweird 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    I really need to stop

    and go somewhere quite and write i love to write so much its where i can go and write all my secrets and not get judged but i want to write a book about my life and journeys i had to go through and inspire or encourage people like me and show them that they can do it just gotta...
    Millerbabe17 Millerbabe17 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    I am so happy to start writing a book of horror

    with an interesting story line and amazing fantasy and characters. To think it will give you shivers through your spine and feel the present of something inside the room with you!
    EricRadliffe EricRadliffe 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 22, 2014

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    my hearts breaking I swear its acking the

    fixing is taking so long I tried making a better path but it just led to my heart breaking me feeling it acking no healing because it's taking to long (sorry for any mis spellings my phone and its stupid ness)
    Angel2345 Angel2345 13-15, F Jan 19

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    Avid Reader

    I want to write a novel. I'm forty three years old and I've been an avid reader all my life. Writing is something I've only begun to try recently. My tastes in reading are eclectic, and so far my ideas and beginnings in writing are also! My goal is to write something entertaining...
    Seanonymous Seanonymous 41-45, M 3 Responses Jan 18, 2013

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    The Start Of My Book.. :)please Let Me Know What Yall Think.> :)

    “Devin, hurry up, you’re going to be late for school!” Adrianna calls to her son. She knows if she doesn’t give him a swift kick in the bottom to hurry he will be late yet again. Devin is her teenage son who would rather be on his computer or game system then to give...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 19, 2013

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    I have the worst A.D.

    D. really I do. and everytime i start writibg something i get to a certain point and stop... it also dosnt help that the last book i tried to write I didnt back up the file and its gone forever??. I did just start writing again recently though. I wont get to into it but it...
    eggman667 eggman667 26-30, M 3 Responses Feb 14

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    Can you help me re word this

    for my story please Coming home to nothing breaks my heart. An empty nursery:I can't stand it. You don't know what it makes me feel. Constant guilt. Sadness. That's why I do it. That is why I steal baby clothes, toys and accessories. But not just any old clothes and toys, only...
    ParisMaisie ParisMaisie 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 20, 2014

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    "So what do you want

    for Christmas?" All I want for Christmas is to somehow, someway, find the love of my life. Then on the stroke of midnight on Christmas night, we will have that perfect winter kiss in snow. Then lead me up to the door, as he kisses me many more times; up to the stairs, to the...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F Dec 6, 2014

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    The Writer

    The writer writes. Through distractions great and small. The roar of a neighbors chainsaw, the ticking of a dogs paws across the kitchen floor, the writer writes. Whether happy or sad, sick or well. Whether he has something to say or doesn't, the writer writes...
    Seanonymous Seanonymous 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 1, 2013

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    I actually drew inspiration from this video pice

    that I came across during my search for inspiration, http://www.pornhub.com/view_video.php?viewkey=034ec76543fa75d285f5 Apparently the plot is centered around different characters for each chapter, and they all are connected in someway. It sort of feels like pulp fiction in a...
    scarletlocks scarletlocks 18-21, T 2 Responses Feb 1

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    Love hate love hate hate hate love love hate

    hate hate hate hate hate hate hate love hate!
    scarletlocks scarletlocks 18-21, T 2 Responses Jan 13

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    It would be one of my lifetime dreams come true.

    I love to write and would love to finish any of the books I have started.I even have a huge saga in my head allowing me to write forever stories and books.Who knows...someday maybe.My main problem is not knowing what to do exactly to publish.
    4biandu 4biandu 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 5, 2014

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    The Book Of "stupid" First Story, Page 3

    In the world, one day. There is a kingdom of flying sea rabbits and twizzling peanut butter monkeys filled in the City of flaming Turkey pride with milky lava and Bbq Tacos through the flash. The City of Yeedeehee. and the King of master Random name Mr.Awesome, but his Illegal...
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP 22-25, M 10 Responses Nov 8, 2011

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    I am currently writing my 1st novel.

    ..thought id give you guys a glimpse of the first page :) "As she gazes outside the window of her quaint log cabin, the last fragment of golden glimmer from the sunlight of today has fallen behind the stark winter fields. She sits mesmerized as the sky transitions into a violet...
    writingmyrelease writingmyrelease 26-30, F 12 Responses Feb 13

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    Would You Read My Book??

    It's about me being buried alive by my dad. And how I escaped. And how I lived my life all alone. Being molested many times by Many guys. How it screwed up my life royally. Yet I survived and I'm all grown up. Very happily married. With a wonderful family. I'm crazy In love...
    Flyingsnake Flyingsnake 36-40, M 4 Responses Oct 12, 2013

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    siyadhsuneer siyadhsuneer 18-21, M Jan 2

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    I want to write a book just

    for the sake of writing it. I have before actually. I've started more than one book, none of which I finished until this last one. I'll probably be rewriting it for the rest of my life, or forget it altogether and start a whole new story. Either way, it's ok. Simply finishing a...
    glassbox27 glassbox27 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 29, 2014

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    My Book

    Who doesn't? I think it's a cool thing to have written something and have it published. I have had a title and a main character in my head for years. I sat to write and then stopped. I always go back to it my head and think about how I want the story to go. I think it's so...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 16, 2012

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    I have this problem. I form all of these

    brilliant, detailed scenes in my head and then write them down but I can't figure out what the overall plot will be.
    holdontilmay holdontilmay 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 4, 2014

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    I have this wonderful concept that's in my head,

    and I've even planned it out till the end, but I don't know how to start writing it down! Like, I forget the beginning but I still remember the end. It's annoying and I just want to write, but it's hard when I'm stuck like this.
    UndeadMassacre UndeadMassacre 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6, 2014

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    I do! Lol but I don't know

    if I could ever even start one... I feel like that is the hardest part ...
    CodyBoat33 CodyBoat33 16-17, M 3 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    but I don't know where to start,

    I want it to be a book version of poetic justice: Staring Janet Jackson and tupac/Brown sugar: Staring sanaa lathan it's going to be a split narrative story half about this girl name Melanie jhenee' Phillips friends call her lyric because of her father who is a huge music...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2014

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    I want to write a book to make people wonder

    about the world, about life. I have thought of theories that cover almost all basic grounds of philosophy, such as higher powers, fate, life, individuality, existance of things, epistemology and free will. It may not sound like much, but it doesn't even has to be right; it just...
    PhilosophyShit PhilosophyShit 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Been There, Done That

    Yes, I did write a book (well I've written many through the years) AND it was published. It was published by PublishAmerica, which was yet another 'life lesson'. I wrote a sort of murderous mystery story, actuially I Co-wrote it. A friend that I met through a poetry site and I...
    feyth feyth 51-55, F 7 Responses Apr 21, 2012

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    The Prisoner On Novemskaya Street: A

    memoir- She was a mere toddler when her mother died. Made mostly deaf by the horrific fiery car wreck that killed her mother Eternity wakes up from a medically induced coma months later to a Hellish reality. Rejected by racist maternal relatives who are angry they cannot access...
    TenThousandSorrows TenThousandSorrows 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Here's a little something I wrote the other day.

    I'd like to get some constructive criticism :)He was crying a lot. The tears ran down his cheeks and along his chin and dropped down onto her face. She was smiling, the brightest smile you can ever imagine. The sun was going down. There was not a single cloud in the sky even...
    Lydia93 Lydia93 18-21, T Nov 16, 2014

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    today at my art classmy art teacher told me

    things that were trueand others down too real for me to believeshe told me to stop dreamingi told her i always wanted to live where the ocean..she told me it wasn't that dreamy as i dreamt it .. to live near the beachshe said it was hot as hellshe told me she once dreamt to get...
    RoobieCatenis RoobieCatenis 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 6, 2014

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    She walked the burning sand with bare feet,

    yet did not feel pain. Her steps were quick enough to spare her feet most of the damage. Her mind was on autopilot ordering her feet to carry her straight across the beach for what felt like a mile then inland. Where exactly she was to begin with was a mystery. Somewhere nearby...
    sagate sagate 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 18, 2014

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    The Book Of "stupid" Third Story, Page 5

     When Mr.Awesome ran to the fields out of Yeedeehee Kingdoms, he saw his friends, which he created. Mr.Awesome met with them while they are being out number by the Fury Cuteness of Flower Kitties, they are everywhere on the Fields. MrAwesome Hugged his friends with his Tongue...
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP 22-25, M 7 Responses Nov 10, 2011

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    I want to write a trilogy,

    fantasy book. I have the story and characters all planned out but I do not know how to write it. It's so frustrating to have an idea just sitting there and never being able to bring it to life.
    Vinity Vinity 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    I know I`m probably to young to write a proper

    book, but I really want to do it! I have a little daydream of walking into a bookshop and seeing my name on one of the covers. It would be amazing if it really happened.
    cleocat1234 cleocat1234 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 20, 2014

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    I'm working on a new draft of my masters thesis

    and I need some readers to let me know if what I've got so far is moving in the right direction. Comment or shoot me a message if you're up for reading a "hot off the presses", Craig Newman original.
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 18

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    Chapter One Of My Soon To Be Novel.

    A chilly summer rain swept in from an unexpected storm cloud hovering of Everhurst, town most famous for its large Shopping center and amazing farmers. Farmers like my Dad, Tom Robert Hart. My best friend. In all of the USA no place compares to Everhurst's wide open spaces...
    secretlyticklish09 secretlyticklish09 18-21, F Apr 27, 2013

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    My Box

    My life so far is just a box being opened, it holds many memories, emotions, loved ones, deaths. But, when im willing to suck it up and move on. I find another box hiding in all of that cluttered mess. I start the new cycle. i guess my last box was just to teach me not to make...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 27, 2011

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    How I Finally Wrote My First Book

    Yes, the pic above is of my Kindle ebook cover. It's a crime novel and although far from a bestseller, I've sold a few hundred copies and a number of people have said they really liked it.. It took me a long time to find the time to do it.The truth is you just have to take the...
    Gaylez Gaylez 41-45, F 4 Responses Sep 17, 2011

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    I Know I Am Suppose To Write A Book. Then I Will Finally Be Done With My Tasks Of Life

    I still need to take a peek at what you guys wrote.  But I am one of the lucky few that knows my future journey outline, though the trials and troubles will be the same as always, out of the blue.  I want to write a book or workbook that helps others find their own...
    krazeeKimberly krazeeKimberly 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2010

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    I want to write a book

    but I cant even focus on a story let alone write it down!
    Musicgirlyy Musicgirlyy 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 10

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    I think I should write a book about my crazy

    life... But I don't know how to start... I would hope to gain some sort of inner peace rather than sell it...
    estellerosen estellerosen 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    Oh I Lost my flight I'm at the airport.

    It's 11 : 11 I came to visit Mexico city for the first time.. I just want to fly back home To San Pedro. Time ain't on my side today . I don't have credit on my phone I got o only 50 dollars left. I didn't wanted to ask mom or dad for help but the next flight is 140 dollars...
    RoobieCatenis RoobieCatenis 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2014

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    Fueled By This Quote

    “If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.” - Toni Morrison
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 23, 2013