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I Wish to Become a Science Fiction Writer

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    My First Full Length Book

    I have written a full length sci-fi erotica novel (about 450 pages), a genre they call "paranormal romance" these days. Anyway, I have had absolutely no luck getting it published. My wife says that one problem is that I am male, and that will not sit well with the readers of such...
    Rainman498 Rainman498 41-45, M Apr 1, 2012

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    Consider The Sea

    Those who muse on immortality should consider the sea; for the same waves that today run up on a sandy beach once crashed on a rocky shore at the dawn of the world, when the sun was still young and the continents newly formed.The warm but perilous cradle of the sea gave birth to...
    Drena Drena 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 18, 2010

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    No But I've Done Enough Of This....

    1) I've written a lot of "storylets" about relations between people and artificially intellogent machines because I'm objectum-sexual (I'm actually more than that, but that's the only word that's in common use which describes me) 2) Because I have very few friends, I have an...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 Jan 3, 2010

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    I Am A Sci-fi Writer

    I've been a science fiction writer now for several years, so I guess the phrase "I wish to become" is no longer the issue. I've written about 200 short stories, most of which are on the net presently. I've also written a few novels and novellas, a couple of which are on...
    Drena Drena 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2009

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    So what is the best science fiction for 2014 ? Also suggstions on where to buy books cheap would be nice !
    CrippledAvenger CrippledAvenger 41-45, M 4 days ago

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    I love science-fiction because it really opens the mind to boundless possibilities in multiverse and realms of probability.
    Onechoice Onechoice 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I spend 3-4 hours a day writing.
    Mirmulnir Mirmulnir 22-25, M Nov 11

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    Maybe since I cannot sleep, I will work on my book.
    Mirmulnir Mirmulnir 22-25, M Nov 14

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    One name: Octavia Butler *Love*
    Onechoice Onechoice 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I really hope that my brother will never see this, you see he doesn't quite think I can do it. I'm studying science though I hate. My parent's aren't making me but it's how our...
    meryemJo meryemJo 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 12

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    I have always been a big fan of the theories behind parallel worlds. It's nice to see that this is becoming a more popular field of study. I can see where the recent discoveries...
    Calif42 Calif42 46-50, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I wish i could live in my imagination. Where i can do what ever. But feel it.
    white701 white701 18-21, M 1 Response 26 mins ago

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    I don't read gossip magazines. If I read any magazines it's always about science. Though science has a big variation of subjects, I like science about nature and animals. Because I...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    Finest Dentist in Lehi by gundy - 11/24/2010 I fail to remember the cute minor hygienists' title but she was Tremendous good to my kids, the movie glasses served likewise...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 29

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    I happen to be writing a novel called "The Cost of a Memory." It's a romance/realistic fiction/drama novel about teenagers who fall in love. I'm attempting to make the entire theme...
    xXalternativegirlXx xXalternativegirlXx 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 4

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    So guys, I joined Figment <--an original fiction site. Please come join me! I love to make new friends and would love to read your stuff and would really appreciate you checking...
    TheForestChild TheForestChild 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 13

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    I wish I could create my own. It would be just like the world now, except a lot more fictional items, events, etc. Example, In the woods you may come across these green berries...
    Profweird Profweird 18-21, M Nov 16

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    Learn what is actually taking place in Vancouver! Our Entertainment & Nightlife Guide lists venues and happenings from nightclubs to brewpubs, evening meal theatre to Karaoke...
    Matthew9360qft1 Matthew9360qft1 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 18

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    This is a sum-up, I suppose. I will be cleaning out my older stories. Looking back at my former posts on this topic, I derailed a lot and really didn't explain my situation...
    Hadoukim Hadoukim 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    (excuse my typing, im on a psvita.) well, he's sort of real. He's a Vocaloid. He has a voice, and he has live concerts. but he's still not human. He has no personality, so its been...
    Roadroller Roadroller 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    LIFE Sciences What is Life Sciences? Standard definition of life sciences is “ fields of science that involve the scientific study of living organisms – such as microorganisms...
    siresearch1992 siresearch1992 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I sat here today, watching "You've Got Mail" on Netflix and I can't help but wish that I had a friend to email with. To have that undying anticipation of what they had to say about...
    lexxilynn lexxilynn 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a way to bake chocolate chip cookies to please everyone. There is! And, no, it's not Martha Stewart's way. It...
    actionjake actionjake 56-60, M Nov 17

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    Well, just like the tittle of this group says I wish to talk to someone. Not necessarily about problems but about fiction, art, characters, tv show, anime. also movies if you like...
    MilkyHon MilkyHon 16-17 2 Responses Nov 9

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    I Am a Writer I believe that this is a gift; A present that is meant to be. Back from the beginning, I start fantasizing about things, I have a vision. That vision told me that I...
    kiendy123 kiendy123 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    Also, we join our Clients in solving any unforeseen troubles arising over the work of our personnel.Australian Migration Options has a solid ethical base and thinks that men and...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 30

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    I feel like everyone on this site believes in communicating with your fictional lover through telepathy, or that they exist in another realm, or something. If you believe that...
    Roadroller Roadroller 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 4

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    Something that plagues writers and artists is a desire to see the worlds and characters that they create come to life. We long for an excitement that cannot be found in the real...
    Kurokagi Kurokagi 18-21 Nov 4

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    Marty Davis: Are you really here with me? Clark Davis: I'm here. Marty Davis: And you'll never leave me? Clark Davis: Never Marty Davis: Promise? Clark Davis: Promise. Marty...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 10

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    I'm not a writer, sometimes I lack common sense, and other times I make no sense at all. If you still with me for the nect few minutes though I only hope that it gives you some...
    InfinitelyCurious InfinitelyCurious 18-21, F Nov 12

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    HI! Guys I am a writer! I write on the site Mibba! Come check me out guys! I would love to share my stories with you guys and make new friends Here is the link to my profile!:http...
    TheForestChild TheForestChild 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 6

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    "For thou shalt hide behind a mask of deceit; the truth of myself manifests only at darkness where I come to face with my inner foe, a camouflage to trick in despite in refusal to...
    Angelanorexic Angelanorexic 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 15

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    Word EuphoriaI  love                          ...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    This ring has become Very heavy on my hand A vow I made for life I guess I did not understand In sickness and in health For richer or for poor Just take what you are given And...
    bethany444 bethany444 46-50, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    72-year-previous Mickey City and 74-calendar year-outdated Brenda City have lived in peace and tranquil on Vancil Road For several years, till yesterday every time a homeless male...
    Matthew9360qft1 Matthew9360qft1 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 4

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    I'm a student studying forensic science and molecular biology, any science lovers feel free to message me :)
    sweetinjustice sweetinjustice 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Smoke on the Water...  What you just saw in the video above was a guy dumping a bowl of liquid nitrogen into a swimming pool. This is really cool; both literally and...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 51-55, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I volunteer at my local library in the young adult section and it's always nice to be able to relate and recommend books. I have always been a fan of young adult fiction because...
    OhShucksGoDucks OhShucksGoDucks 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 11

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    What plan? He doesn't have a plan for me. If he did, then he would've helped me a long time ago when I actually wanted his help. But now, I don't care, I don't need him, I don't...
    MusicJunkie6794 MusicJunkie6794 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 18

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    My friend does awesome fat fiction check them out http://m.youtube.com/#/channel/UCUQQiRt7QbyJoxsF-16ShxA
    HmidGainer HmidGainer 18-21, M Nov 18

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    I write much more than I speak. When I write stories, I'm in control and it makes me feel good knowing that I can control the story. Although most of my stories are about finding...
    Snowboy6421 Snowboy6421 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 19

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    16th Post. One of my favourite songs of all time is Free by Rudimental, but you really have to go into youtube and watch the clip to appreciate the song. The theme of the song...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Ha! I live in a country that doesn't believe in global warming (probably because the scientists say it exists [& we all know that science is a form of witchcraft, right] & is a...
    IdleFox IdleFox 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I enjoy reading. A lot. And I have this tendency to fall in love with the fictional character in the books I'm reading. Like literally fall in love with that character. Obsessed...
    oliviapalm oliviapalm 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I'm currently writing a story about a woman who died but still thinks she lives in her house. So when someone else moves in. Well, **** hits the pan. But seriously right now i...
    AimeeTheMidget AimeeTheMidget 18-21, F Nov 4

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    Writing essays are so stressful. Sitting in front of a computer, staring at my outline, not knowing how to start my paper. I wrote a whole paragraph and deleted it because it was...
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F Nov 8