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I Want to Write Fiction

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    I already have four books under my belt. Took me long enough -- nearly half my like time to get here. Have two posted to Amazon.com -- a start. I have two more waiting to be published. I just started -- if you call the title and opening line, fifty words a start. I am...
    EdHuntley EdHuntley 61-65, M 1 Response Jun 30, 2013

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    Smugglers Part 2 By Baronvontrier And His Little Brother

    THIS IS A LONG STORY: I glared into the crew pit. ‘Nice shooting’ I remarked sarcastically. ‘You have 10 heavy turbolaser batteries 40 light turbolaser batteries and you only hit them once.’ Then the sensor officer shouted “I got the destination tracked...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 29, 2012

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    I Really Want To Write But

    I don't know we're to start. Though I have a binder we're I keep any ideas that pop in my head; I really don't know how to bring all those ideas together into some unified piece. Though I'll always keep writing and throwing ideas to my best friends to hear there thoughts and...
    CharlieCharles CharlieCharles 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 17, 2013

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    Smugglers Part 4 By Baronvontrier And His Little Brother

    As the last of the damage reports filtered through the comm, I forced myself not to go completely off my head. I knew I had plenty of reason to do so. Most of TIE squadron 1 gone, a imperial strike cruiser gone, and my ship was damaged. “Shuttles aproaching the docking bay sir...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 29, 2012

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    There's something liberating about freedom to

    create without honesty obligations. It allows the writer and reader to focus on the story being told. The message. The game of comparing what's read to an always subjective concept of reality, differing on who you ask, is like a whirlpool you can't ever swim across. Some things...
    PunchandPie PunchandPie 22-25 Jan 10

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    The Red Sea

    "Yella!" Mustafa yelled. He stomped on the brakes, acknowledging the brand-new white Cadillac that swerved into our lane. As my regular driver, Mustafa had just picked me up from the airport for the umpteenth time. He only knew a little English and I, the spoiled American...
    Acht Acht 41-45 Jan 6, 2013

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    Smugglers Part 1 By Baronvontrier And His Little Brother

    WARNING: THIS IS GOING TO BE A LONG STORY This story is writin under the under standing you have seen the star wars movies HERE IT IS: The light freighter shot into hyperspace. ‘Glad we ditched those Imperials’ Collin said ‘right but if they track us were doomed...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 29, 2012

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    Smugglers Part 3 By Baronvontrier And His Little Brother

    As the Farstar pulled out of light speed there was a space battle going on. Collin turned to an officer ‘whats going on were in the same place’ he said. The officer replied ‘we just pulled into hyperspace so we could get behind this Carrack cruiser’. Collin walked away...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 29, 2012

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    Xavier (Chapter One)

    Xavier, Book Two: The Xavier Trilogy is currently being written. Here's Chapter One: "Let's burn it!" Robbie bounced from one foot to the other, his exuberance contagious. "No." Jon shook his head. "You're just being silly Robbie. Let's get inside instead. Go on, try the door...
    Acht Acht 41-45 1 Response Jan 6, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    For now, I have a day job. Someday I'll share my fiction for fun, not money. I'll keep the day job.
    SynapticSpark SynapticSpark 41-45, M Jul 2

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    I love writing stories that reflect my emotions on an upscaled level. Because it just seems like an imaginative good story. It's an easy way to vent and it's really fun to be able...
    thatonegirl218 thatonegirl218 13-15, F Jul 3

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    It's a passion. The challenge of words, putting a reader in the moment, the setting, the feeling of the characters... Do others have this passion?
    storytellingisfun storytellingisfun 61-65, M 2 Responses Jul 12

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    I love to write fiction in my spare time whether it be short stories or long narratives. I'm currently pursuing a career in journalism (broadcasting not writing) which requires...
    JacKovac JacKovac 18-21 1 Response Jul 15

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    1. I’m a 17 year old girl going into my senior year. 2. I’m 5 ft 6,” and I have dark brown eyes and wavy hair. 3.I have yet to meet someone that has said/spelled my name...
    mairesequin mairesequin 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    Ain't it funny when, I ask a question on Q/A getting someone to choose a number between 1 and 388 (I had 388 experiences without stories) because I didn't know what topic to write...
    InternationalDarkness InternationalDarkness 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    Writing is my passion. Sadly write now I have writer block! Worst thing ever. Hope I have some ideas soon!
    xoxokendyl xoxokendyl 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    I personally don't believe that fictional characters are real. Hence "fictional". However I remember reading an article that presented a theory where the fictional characters we...
    Liv4Life Liv4Life 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    Okay earlier post about this was actually a test to find out about this website. So now I understand I can explain. What is my point of view on this subject ? As the title say; I...
    Lordmistery Lordmistery 18-21, M Jul 8

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    I love reading and writing fan fiction. I love hearing what people wanted to happen or side stories/what ever. I have written several on fanfiction . net and enjoy it very much. I...
    kyla1098 kyla1098 22-25, F Jul 4

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    ~ Not Just Yet ~ There was a split second where All seemed pleasant, so aware Never saw the black ice As fate rolled the dice Screeching tires turned around Like I had left...
    WordsWittilyWoven WordsWittilyWoven 41-45, F 2 hrs ago

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    Ahhhh, that sweet smell of… rejection. It’s not something I’ve had any personal experience with – yet – but I don’t for a moment suppose I...
    Steffi97 Steffi97 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    I have great joy is reading, but an even bigger one in writeing. I havn't git far but i've had a few idea, for a story. I don't know what it's called, the back of the book when...
    Attilane Attilane 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    I recently finished my first science fiction novel and am working on a second one. The first one is about a race of aliens who must leave their dying planet. Problem is, they're...
    assyrianpride assyrianpride 18-21, M Jul 18

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    Lol I would read a lot book fictional book and I thought I would like to write my own story once :) I even had an idea what the book was going to be about lol but then I lost hope...
    Vickychajon Vickychajon 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    I have issues with writing. I can not express myself clearly. I can not understand English language even though it is my first language. I can not tell if what I wrote makes sense...
    CDFox CDFox 26-30, F Jul 12

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    It seems to be one of my better gifts. I'm currently looking to write two books, both non-fiction, but I have no idea how long it will take me and if I'll ever finish them. I...
    SolitaryFriend SolitaryFriend 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 7

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    Well I'm a little bit new on this website so I hope I'm doing this on the good way. before you starts to laugh about the title please first read this because I've read a lot of...
    Lordmistery Lordmistery 18-21, M Jul 8

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    Hello! I believe in fictional characters. Well, not really fictional. Just cartoon and anime people. Everyday I meditate 10 minutes per day so that I can relieve stress and also...
    sprit1234 sprit1234 13-15, M Jul 13

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    I am looking for a creative male or female who wold like to help write what could become the greatest sci-fi TV show or comic book ever created. I have the main plot down, but I...
    fontane6645 fontane6645 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    Don't you remember me Don't you have those memories Don't pretend you can't hear my cries Don't smother me with your lies You have chained my hands But my mouth is open wide I see...
    justfailedlife justfailedlife 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 12

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    I will die alone because of my love for fictional characters.... I seriously bee to get a life. I like 7 fictional characters right now. Pray for me...
    emotionalyana emotionalyana 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    I wish I could believe in all of that stuff about contacting your loves and whatnot. Like I believe that it's possible if you guys are believers, I'm just not. And Enjolras is dead...
    StephanieEnjolras StephanieEnjolras 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 4

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    Why is it that when you fall in love with someone unattainable, everyone else becomes dull? Before, I was kind. I was everyone's friend. Now, my friends are all fictional. No one...
    thelastfirstchoice thelastfirstchoice 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I enjoy writing fiction. I am sure there are others who enjoy the same.
    storytellingisfun storytellingisfun 61-65, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    I love writing fictional stories because I can imagine what I'm writing about is my escape from reality.
    LittleBeelzebub LittleBeelzebub 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    (The following 'Connection Tips' post was originally posted by Yalanda, but her account was deleted for whatever reason. I wanted to share this information in the hopes that others...
    joshwilburn1017 joshwilburn1017 18-21, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Dreams…what can we say about it. Sometimes we don’t remember them anymore but sometimes we do remember them. They can have a meaning or they can just be thoughts who present...
    Lordmistery Lordmistery 18-21, M Jul 10

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    I adore fiction, I love stories that make me reevaluate my reality. Some authors I love are Ayn Rand, Vladimir Nabokov, and Alexandre Dumas. I prefer to read books with substance...
    sasky88 sasky88 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    You see, fictional characters' pain and misery end with the book. But ours don't end.
    iamnoor iamnoor 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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    I'm in love with SOOO many fictional characters its hard to count how many lol ❤❤😊😍😍😘😘💋😏👌🙌🙌📚📖
    jaynick15 jaynick15 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    In love with so many fictional characters and it feels real to me... TV and Internet has ruined me.
    giroflee giroflee 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    No it's not lies. Good fiction teaches symbolically about reality. A lot of it is allegorical. It might take a little spark of imagination to get the message though.
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Hey, guys :) Haven't posted for a while, been super busy with trying to figure out stuff with Uni. It's been so hectic! They make everything so cryptic and frustrating! (Lol) But...
    Hadoukim Hadoukim 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=INP494j92sg "I Knew I Loved You" By-"Savage Garden" The way he gave this one to me... So I actually had had a DIFFERENT song pop into my head. It...
    BelleGold BelleGold 16-17, F a week ago

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    1. I played soccer for almost 7 years 2. I'm gonna be a freshman in high school next year 3. I met Little Mix 4. I met Bethany Mota 5. I'm going to a One Direction concert...
    Ashley1421 Ashley1421 13-15, F Jul 5

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    1. I love my hair. It’s totally awesome. 2. I use pomade sometimes. 3. I use a black comb. 4. I almost always carry a Swiss Army knife with me. 5. I always have tissues...
    BewareTheGonzo BewareTheGonzo 13-15 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    1) My name is Chris. 2) I have Schizoaffective Disorder. 3) I am left handed and do everything left handed except playing guitar. 4) I play bass guitar. 5) I love being...
    AnAutumnWind AnAutumnWind 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    I was withy ex for over 3 years, out relationship was always on and off yes he will stop contacting me for no reason according to him he was going out of the country for work...
    babosa20 babosa20 26-30, F Jul 7