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I Wrote a Novel

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    I created a plan, I wrote a book.

    No amount of words could ever bring you back, I was just to foolish to realize...
    Brandon1495 Brandon1495 18-21, M Jan 2

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    Finally!

    Nonfiction I had already written, but a novel: numerous, but none finished. And now it is! Rewriting, editing, rewriting.. it is not my favourite part of the 'job', but now it is done! And the amazing bit is.. just a few days after sending it off to an agent, I got the idea for a...
    mariawrites mariawrites 41-45, F 5 Responses Aug 20, 2008

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    I Wrote a Novel Called Moonlit Tours

    I wrote my memoir of manic depression, Invisible Driving, because I had to - literally - to survive.  When it was done, I was free to write whatever I wanted.  In '76 my life was in ruins, my mother had died, father remarried, family wrecked, finished grad school...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto 56-60, M 23 Responses Jun 20, 2007

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    Wrote Two Novels - Many Years Ago

    I wrote two novels many years ago, one when in high school to deal with the loneliness and bitterness I felt at being an outsider - second done in college for about the same thing - self-published through an on-line publication - also a collection of short stories - don't ever...
    clingcom clingcom 51-55, M 2 Responses May 7, 2008

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    It took longer to decide on what story I wanted

    to tell than it did to actually write the thing. It was called Dead Trees, it was a psychological thriller about a troubled teen trying to prove a popular classmate's suicide was actually a murder. It was flawed; it took itself way too seriously and managed to get bizarrely over...
    hangingbyshoestrings hangingbyshoestrings 22-25, M 2 Responses May 17, 2014

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    One Small Step

    It was years ago,  now. 377 pages in typescript, bound in blue, with gold lettering. I have not looked at it for a long time. I made a few attempts to have it published, without success, of course.   There follows the final section. Without going into the complex plot...
    unsichtbar unsichtbar 46-50 Aug 26, 2009

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    I Wrote A Horror Novel

    It took 14 months. It came in at about 164, 000 words. It is a horror novel called 9 Full Moons. It is about a teenage girl named Sara. The only goth girl in a small timber town. She is trying to make it through high school but struggles with the fact that she is much more...
    Dustyghost Dustyghost 46-50, M 2 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    I Have To Write

    I have to write. I go to places that I have been and many that I have not yet visited when I write.  I write for myself, but I always have the hope that someone else also will enjoy reading my work.  I always seem to have a nautical theme, because that is all I really...
    SailCaptain SailCaptain 41-45, M 4 Responses Nov 16, 2009

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    Ready For Publication

    Wrote a crime/mystery, working on my next novel.
    somethingfierce somethingfierce 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 11, 2009

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    Awesome this wolf is in his own novel this is

    awesomely awesome names Hanju it's awesome I can't wait tell HaosWolf finishes my novel awesome again
    LaVipa LaVipa 18-21, M Apr 26

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    My New Novel

    Now I write a new novel.... It's difficult, sometimes I don't know as I go on... like now
    Tielove Tielove 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 26, 2008

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    Once Upon A Time.

    I wrote a "novice Novel" in high school, Junior year, my English teacher loved it, and I had a 100 page incomplete rough draft being passed around the school, literally hundreds of people were giving me good reviews on it. But one sad day, my old computer, the poor thing...
    Nemesisfrank Nemesisfrank 18-21, M Jul 17, 2011

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    I didn't know who you were, when i passed by. You were sitting completely consumed in what seemed like a complex Maths problem. You had no idea what was going on around you.It was...
    starrydaze starrydaze 22-25, M 6 hrs ago

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    CALLING ALL SCI-FI/ FANTASY READERS I'm starting on two sci-fi novels, one based around earth and the other interplanetary. And I was just wondering as avid readers of this genre...
    TheUnkownGirl TheUnkownGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses May 4

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    Reading is my happy place...it enriches my life and lifts me from boredom and despair. Ever since I was a kid,I remember having this great passion for reading.I remember how I used...
    glenden74 glenden74 41-45, F May 18

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    Otay.... So I wrote a song lol.... It's my first one so don't be too harsh. This topic has pained my mind for almost a year... And for some reason I can't get over it... But anyway...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 7 Responses May 2

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    I wrote this back in 10th grade..... I call it "If you're not....." If you're not disabled you don't know what it's like To be the only kid on the side lines When everyone...
    drama16queen1997 drama16queen1997 16-17 3 Responses May 8

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    This isnt finished and its not perfect but I want to share it. It's almost the one year since my moms sudden passing & I just wrote this when I was tooken over with emotion. Its...
    HauntedShadows HauntedShadows 22-25, F May 9

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    If my soul was destroyed by your pain. Would it leave a everlasting stain. If my love was destroyed by your hate. Would it change my uncontrollable fate. If my soul was burnt to my...
    Ghost25 Ghost25 16-17, M 4 Responses May 18

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    I am not thinking of hurting myself, but i wrote this to tell how i felt last year when i felt hopeless. Im fine now so dont worry. everyday for me is hell deeper into the pit i...
    Stressed14 Stressed14 16-17, M May 18

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    I have not written much poetry. I did write the following poem some time ago. It was published in a poetry anthology.Legacy Of WarriorsHe stands with trembling lipsAnd shaking...
    justme1999 justme1999 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 30

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    My story is about a human trapped in an actual haunted house with five "monsters" (vampires, werewolves, and an incubus). They have to solve their kidnapper's puzzles to unlock...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T May 4

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    The story is coming along great, and I love it. Sometimes I surprise myself by how my imagination works; most of the time the plot changes into something I never expected. I can...
    BookWonderer BookWonderer 13-15, F May 4

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    Hey, everyone, if anyone's interested in reading short stories, it'd be an honor if you checked out my short story "The Devil Was Once A Human" it's about how misery turns us into...
    introverteddementor introverteddementor 18-21, F 3 Responses May 5

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    I wish we could go back in time when the drama only happened in movies, when fighting was only a game, when hurt was only a scraped knee I wish we could return to the world when...
    cailowe cailowe 16-17, F May 5

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    I hope it never gets made into a movie.
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T May 8

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    I have completely lost my passion for science, but I really want to find it again because I so badly want to help people! But I think I need to take a break from science. Maybe for...
    HannahSavannah HannahSavannah 18-21, F 1 Response May 10

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    I'm getting published tomorrow! :D
    TheMadHatterWasHere TheMadHatterWasHere 18-21, F 2 Responses May 19

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    Dear Robert, There are days where I want to give up, where everything feels so wrong. Where I feel alone and broken. I had days where I just wanted to give up and vanish. Then I...
    untilmydeath untilmydeath 18-21, F Apr 28

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    I was walking down the street When I saw you Entering a cafe With your eyes blue And all I knew Is I wanted a table for two, 'Cause babe, You were looking so fine. ... Well, the...
    fragilegirl6 fragilegirl6 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    Tell me what you think. She didn't want to read his thoughts but she did and it haunted her. Alice could always know what you were thinking. It just came natural. She knew no one...
    truthfulwierdo truthfulwierdo 13-15, F Apr 29

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    This is a song my friend and i made it's an EDM song hope you guys like it. http://soundcloud.com/id3nt1te/tig-ol-bitties
    achavez115 achavez115 18-21, M May 3

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    How often I sat in my fathers boat, and watched summer fireworks from its hoist. How long I sat as the night over took me, stealing the sun's warm heat. Me a small kid with a...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F 2 Responses May 3

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    Reached a milestone. Here is my 10,000 th Experience Project story.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 6 Responses May 4

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    Warren's World........ He was given the name of Anthony. He lived a "differing" lifestyle to that of his peers and would march to the beat of the Shamen's drum. He favoured dark...
    WitchOfWoodStock WitchOfWoodStock 31-35, M May 5

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    Eyes gazing smiles wide grins with every stride hands held together breezy weather arms wrapped round tight kisses deep good night why your not going woop woop some hoeing
    kayakker kayakker 41-45, M May 5

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    I called it "Death's Girl" She dances in the field of flowers, Laughing and joyful, uplifted for hours, Singing and screaming her soul starts to soar, Her feet as they dance lift...
    ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned 16-17, F 6 Responses May 5

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    I want to fix the pain that bleeds inside of youBut I can't force your doorsIf you don't open your heart for meIf you keep pushing me awayHow could I save you from the deepnessIf...
    Intothestorm Intothestorm 31-35, F May 5

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    Crushed under heel, your cigarette smolders in heavy waves of gray, defiant to its last breath. Compare its progress to the formation of debris fields, Saturn’s rings, the Kuiper...
    DanielChristensen DanielChristensen 36-40, M 13 Responses May 5

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    There once was a girl, the color of flame Her spirit soared soft and free, her smile was evil's bane She took up all the darkness, and engulfed it in her light, Her grin warmed...
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F 2 Responses May 6

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    I like to close my eyes, and listen to jazz and classic music at night. at night this is my meditation, I close my eyes and dream of a city and it's all just for me. it's...
    omss omss 18-21, M May 6

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    Here's another crappy poem by yours truly. It's called "I'm Sorry." To the girl in the green dress I'm sorry When you turned and I saw your eyes Red, like blood Red, like flame...
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F May 6

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