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    I am looking for writers

    who can help me write a story. You dont have to write the entire novel but I can give you couple plots. If its too much then how about you help me to write just One and see how far you can go.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 2, 2014

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    Always Wanted To Write...

    I just never knew what to write about. Then about six months ago I got an idea for a novel, maybe even a series if I can stretch the idea far enough.   I'm excited, and yet slightly concerned as I've no idea where to begin.  I've never written anything before now...
    Opalgem Opalgem 36-40, F 9 Responses Mar 25, 2010

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    Wannabe Writer

    Ever since my tender elementary school years, I've always been planning an ambitious writing project. Plot bunnies come and go. I finish one chapter there, another chapter here - edit a little, edit some more, and give up in disgust after the 3rd go. In junior high, I "...
    AntOnTheMirror AntOnTheMirror 18-21, F 1 Response May 26, 2007

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    mr8bitmonster mr8bitmonster 18-21, M Apr 9

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    But I Can't Choose Which To Write

    It's most likely an impossible way to do it, but I'm trying to write five novels simultaneously, bit by bit, pretty much at random. I know intuitively that the completion of a successful novel would require intense concentration and focus, to the exclusion of all other...
    amberdextrous amberdextrous 51-55, M 13 Responses Nov 13, 2009

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    Dragon Ball Z Stories (part4)

    Cell saga Three years passed since Trunks' arrival. A lot has changed since then, Trunks from the future is now called Miari Trunks since Chibi Trunks is born, and Vegeta joins the Z warriors, but having the same attitude. Miari Trunks arrives from the future to find that there...
    suhasgoku suhasgoku 13-15, M Dec 17, 2012

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    My Escape

    My life is circumstance means that my interactions with other poeple are very limited at the moment. And I've always battled to put meaning into life and work when there are no or few people associated with it. Lets call it a character weakness.But going about my day the other...
    EternallyHopeful EternallyHopeful 31-35, F 20 Responses Dec 26, 2010

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    Can I Do It??

    I'm working on like 25 novels at the moment. But I'm so scared whether I'd be able to publish them! And it's a lot of work. :) And I have doubts whether anyone would like them. But I still keep on writing. I think the experience is worth it. Eventhough nobody would read my novels...
    Yeshmanthi Yeshmanthi 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 1, 2011

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    Maybe One Day

    I feel like I have a lot of crazy experiences in my life to draw on and maybe write out some of my personal philosophy.  I wish I had taken a creative writing class in college, but I know there is a dictum that one ought to "write what one knows."  I feel I...
    Seraph1m Seraph1m 26-30, M 3 Responses Feb 14, 2007

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    I have a few ideas bouncing around in my head.

    It would be nice to see how they turn out.
    SashaAmazon SashaAmazon 31-35, F Sep 13, 2014

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    The Begining

    Author's note:  This is the beginning of a story that I've been working on.  Feedback appreciated, it will be updated as I write more and add more to it.       Ghost Dancers   Chapter 1:  Foxworthy Manor.      ...
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 28, 2008

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    Started writing my book the other day!

    I didn't know it was possible to fall in love with something you've written yourself.
    Lasey94 Lasey94 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2014

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    I Write Stories. ...

    I write stories. Very short stories and my thoughts but a novel is too long for me ;)
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 27, 2007

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    I am hopeful that i can find a 20-30 year old

    female counterpart that would be interested in writing a novel with me. I am not a published author, however i am not new to writing. I mostly write Fantasy Fiction but love all types of literature. Writing is one of the few things i love to do. I want to create a novel so...
    jbmorales jbmorales 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 4, 2014

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    The Pen Is My Saber

    I'm supposed to have written my book series by now, (having started when I was only 5,) but here I am, almost 25, no job, no place of my own, and worst of all: No baby doll to Adopt as my Niece.
    WhiteLegoNinja WhiteLegoNinja 13-15, F Jun 22, 2013

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    Commitment

    Here's an idea about commitment: it's not a career or stepping stone to something... It's a by-product of impulse and desire combined with a doubtless resolve to overlook the imperfections of each other. Having said that, I suppose love, and nothing else, should be the sole...
    hastycrew hastycrew 22-25, F Sep 15, 2013

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    it's really just this one story

    that I have had in my head for a long time now. it's a kind of dramatic sci .fi ordeal. I have the characters, the plot, and even how I want it to end all locked away in my mind, but I feel like my brain turns into goto every time I try to actually write it. the details are what...
    mrweerd mrweerd 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 15

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    If I Can Just Get Myself Started On It...

    I've had this story idea in my head for several years now,need to stop procrastinating and start writing it. It's about a mixed-up world that came about after the ripple effect from simultaneous nuclear wars, in three of the parallel worlds, changed the energy frequencies,causing...
    Arginis Arginis 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 10, 2012

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    I have a lot of story ideas,

    but it's in the character's backstories that I have the most trouble. They're hard to write. Any writers here have, I don't know, an easy technique for writing character's backstories and biographies? I need help! Dx
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 24, 2014

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    A Police Officer's Life.

    I would like someday soon to put pen to paper and recall some of the more interesting aspects of my life.I am bound by the Official Secrets Act,however there are many ways of portraying real events that I have been witness to. I enjoyed initially the work that I did however it...
    garvan garvan 46-50, M 9 Responses Jun 28, 2010

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    How Do I Start Again?

    It’s been almost nine years since I first felt the desire to write a novel. When I first felt the urge, I realized I had one major obstacle to overcome: I really sucked at writing. We’re talking about getting Ds and Cs in English class. But, I couldn’t shake it. I love...
    perpetuallydisjointed perpetuallydisjointed 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 20, 2012

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    And I finally have the end to the story.

    I'm going to start working on the outline this weekend. I'm actually excited about it.
    SashaAmazon SashaAmazon 31-35, F Apr 8

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    Struggling To Write

    I've been writing stories, desiring to finish it as a novel as my only friend who I dare to share my stories encourages me by calling it 'novel.'But it seems going no where. I can usually write only 2-3 pages maxi. per day. For the next day, I then start the new one, hoping to...
    Alexfield Alexfield 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 4, 2011

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    Dragon Ball Z Stories (part3)

    Piccolo left Gohan in a desert alone for six months for survival training. Piccolo later returned and started training him. On Kaiou's planet, Goku learned to live under a gravity ten times stronger than Earth's and also learned the Kaioken and Genki-Dama's techniques. (Note: The...
    suhasgoku suhasgoku 13-15, M Dec 17, 2012

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    I actually started one four years ago.

    It is about a hybrid of a fallen angel that blames the "malfeasance" of mankind for his execution back in 300BC. The story takes place in 2020 where the fallen creature is given life by a ghostly figure. They plan to cloak the world in darkness and stop time, but a minion...
    Profweird Profweird 22-25, M Oct 28, 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 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    Writing

    Nothing makes me happier than when I'm writing my own novels. I've been working on a couple of them for a year. Sadly, recently I lost the flashdrive that had my best one on there, but it's given me a chance to change it up a bit, and frankly, it's probably the best thing that...
    Jesxica Jesxica 18-21, F Nov 25, 2012

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    I would like to write at least two novels in my

    lifetime. I started on a few years ago but I only did three pages. Writing is so hard. I feel so lazy and unmotivated at times. I am not much of a writer but I do have a strong imagination
    BrownBeeCa BrownBeeCa 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    Dragon Ball Z Stories (part1)

    i am suhasgoku and now telling you a story of dragon ball z All the fans of dragon ball z want to hear the stories of dragon ball z so i am typing this story Dragon ball:- Pilif Saga Dragonball starts off as Son Goku a boy meets Bulma, Bulma hits Son Goku with her car...
    suhasgoku suhasgoku 13-15, M Dec 17, 2012

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    I want to write a novel.

    I have ideas and things I kinda want to write it with someone. We can throw ideas around
    EpicAce EpicAce 18-21, F 1 Response May 15, 2014

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    I'm a surprisingly talented writer

    for my age, and I've been wanting to start a novel for quite some time now. The only problem is I can't think of a plot! :P
    ChortlesOfDoom ChortlesOfDoom 13-15, F Apr 26, 2014

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    Still Can't Squeeze Anything...

    We should be inspired for us to write a really worth it story. But I don't have the slightest inspiration now, all I have are problems and maybe that's what's keeping me from continuing my story. Well, the truth is, this person whom I was writing this story about never really did...
    hastycrew hastycrew 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 31, 2012

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    I Don't Have a Clue What I'm Doing But....

    ....i won't ever be able to get ANYthing published, if i'm not writing.  so i write as often as i can.  i've had a novel idea in mind for my whole life but i've never known how to start or bring the whole idea together.  so, about a year or so ago, i started...
    MysticWriter MysticWriter 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 14, 2007

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    My Own Worst Enemy

    I think the harshest critic of my own work would of course, be myself. I would love to write a novel. To complete an entire story. I can see my character and their challenges. Sometimes I can see how they'll overcome, sometimes I will create them and let their personality tell...
    Pierduta Pierduta 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 19, 2010

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    Dragon Ball Z Stories (part2)

    Dragon ball z:- Vegeta Saga This was the beginning of Dragon Ball Z. We first saw someone leaping from tree to tree in the forest. It was Son Goku, getting wood (actually a whole tree) for his wife, Chi-Chi, to cook. Chi-Chi asked Goku where was Gohan. Goku did not know so he...
    suhasgoku suhasgoku 13-15, M Dec 17, 2012

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    It's one of my owngoing projects.

    The only trouble is the severe writing block I'm suffering from right now. It's lasted four years! haha.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 12, 2014

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    Dragon Ball Z Stories (part5)

    Dragon ball gt:- Bebi Era Ten years after the end of DragonBall Z, Son Goku gets turned into a child again by a wish Pilaf made. The only way Son Goku can get back in his normal state is by finding the Black Star DragonBalls scattered across space. Son Goku, Pan , and Trunks...
    suhasgoku suhasgoku 13-15, M Dec 17, 2012

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    Writing Is Easy - Just Open a Vein and Bleed

    To write you need passion, technique, patience, and perseverance.  In '90 I began a memoir of Manic Depression called Invisible Driving.  It's available on Amazon - finally!  Author, Alistair McHarg.  You can read sample chapters on my site, www...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto 56-60, M 22 Responses Jun 17, 2007

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    This is a part of my novel,

    I think it encompasses a lot of the books idea: I finally saw the pyramids. I went to them with a bottle of wine in my hand coming off an opium high. I shouted at them, “damn you!every stone you have is made of a lost love!you were built off the blood, sweat and tears of good...
    passion4writing passion4writing 22-25, M Dec 14, 2013

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    I Am Too

    After this challenge on the internet to write a novel in a month (which i didn't succed) I started writing a fantasy book.  Its awsome being able to create your own world with no boundries and limitations.  It puts all the day dreaming i do to good use.  So i...
    Sokaru Sokaru 16-17, F 6 Responses Mar 14, 2007

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    Not Sure I Have the Ability

    I have the idea and the story mostly mapped out but I don't know if I'm a good enough writer to put it all together. I have been told I'm a good writer but I just don't know. About the only thing I have written is poetry and that is from my heart and soul anyway so of course...
    JuStaNothErGhoSt JuStaNothErGhoSt 26-30 4 Responses Sep 21, 2009

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    I recently launched my website

    for my writing career. On it, you can find my stories, poetry, scripts, and essays. I also have a blog on it about writing and being a writer. Please come visit it and let me know what you think of it. www.acraignewman.com
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 41-45, M Mar 20, 2014

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    I Would Love To, Not Sure If T...

    I would love to, not sure if that will ever happen, but it would be awesome.  I even have a pseudonym picked out!
    psugoddess243 psugoddess243 18-21, F Apr 1, 2007

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    Dragon Ball Z Stories (part2)

    Dragon ball z:- Vegeta Saga This was the beginning of Dragon Ball Z. We first saw someone leaping from tree to tree in the forest. It was Son Goku, getting wood (actually a whole tree) for his wife, Chi-Chi, to cook. Chi-Chi asked Goku where was Gohan. Goku did not know so he...
    suhasgoku suhasgoku 13-15, M Dec 17, 2012

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    Looking For Writer Colleagues To Exchange Tips And Ideas With :-)

    Any writers out there who sometimes don't know how to describe the situation they want to write about in a clear manner? I think it happens to everyone. I'm looking for friends who want to add each other and possibly help each other with similar circumstances.
    kanifer kanifer 26-30, M Jun 25, 2013

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    I Want To Write A Novel And I Would Like Suggestions

    i plan on writing a novel but i don't know where to start. does anyone have any suggestions from personal experiences?
    BornWarrior87 BornWarrior87 22-25, M 6 Responses Sep 14, 2011

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