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    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    Hi everyone! Things have been very busy for me since Thanksgiving, but I hope to be more active after New Years.


    @corine
    I write speculative adventure stories mostly. What about you?

    • This reply was modified 3 years, 9 months ago by JoySparrow.

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #59422
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    @ashira I write Speculative Fiction, or the weird stories. My hope is to dabble in Steampunk next, but my current story is a fantasy. I’ve also written a novella in a Cyberpunk universe, and my first novel was a science fantasy. I have found that what I have been reading fiction wise influences a lot about what I write. Growing up I read a lot of mystery and adventure novels with some fantasy thrown in here and there, mainly Tolkien and Lewis’ works. Currently my fictional tastes have greatly broadened, and so has my interest in writing a broader range of genres.

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #59370
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    @ashira No, I haven’t been published before, and I’m 25. That gives me what, fifty more years to work on my stories?


    @dekreel
    Thanks! I have a lot of favorites, it’s hard to chose just one! As a child, I loved The Horse and His Boy by C. S. Lewis. I think I read it about nine times before I was a teenager! As a teenager I loved The Hollow Kingdom trilogy by Clare B. Dunkle, Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, and The Wee Free Men by Terry Pratchett. Within the last year or so I’ve really enjoyed the 100 Cupboards trilogy by N. D. Wilson, The Lunar Chronicles series by Merissa Meyer, and The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson. There’s also Ender’s Shadow/Ender’s Game, Dune, and other good books. . . It’s hard to choose.

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #59173
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    @gabriellepollack I’d love to join and help with this! My Pinterest usage is more on the fun side of the spectrum, but I’d love to help in any way I can. I personally would love to see blog posts, articles, tips, and prompts. Also I’m not much of an artist lately, I haven’t made much time for it, but I am interested in the idea of an artist board too.

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #58981
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    I use Pinterest a decent amount! I used to be on it a ton when I was in high school. I used it for everything. Lately I’ve been using it for a lot of organizing the writing topics I’ve been studying. My interests are wide and varied. My account is full of all sorts of boards, and I’ve actually been thinking about downsizing. . . I’m happy to find more Christian writers to follow!

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #58978
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    Hey! I’m JoySparrow on there! Feel free to add me as a buddy.

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #58976
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    I’m an intermediate! My score is 43. I’m planning to continue reading books on writing, particularly on scenes and structures, and I’m hoping to start writing more short stories.

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #58974
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    @evelyn Yeah, it was.

    • This reply was modified 3 years, 10 months ago by JoySparrow.

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

    #58932
    JoySparrow
    @joysparrow

    Hey! I’m doing NaNo too! This will be my second time trying it, as last year I failed miserably after coming down sick the first week and then getting busy with the holidays. I’m doing pretty good this year with it, and I’m excited about that. Though right now I’ve pretty much abandoned my original outline and I think I need to stop and work on writing up a new one. I work best with a basic idea of the direction, and I’m afraid I might be running down a rabbit trail. . .

    Art is a visual language, and Christians have a responsibility to learn that language.-Nancy Pearcey

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