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  • Oh, forgot to add a question!

    Who would spend forever getting ready?

    Sahar! Definitely!

  • @mischievous-thwapling

    *imagines her doing that* *kinda wants to see that in real life* Now I really wanted to dare her to do something. Like a lot. XD

    Do it!! Please!! That’s going to be spectacular, and I beg of you, make it as ridiculous and dangerous as you can! I want to write that!

    @erynne

    Who would prefer a dark, rainy, bleh day over a…

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  • OOooohhhhh, so that means Ferran is with a SHAPE-SHIFTER?? *is giddy* That’s a really cool idea. Are you good with it,

    That’s pure genius! I’m totally gonna do that!! Ooh, he isn’t going to like this, I can’t wait!

    Ferran

    The armored figure didn’t reply. Instead, it raised its weapon. I tensed, bringing my staff into a diagonal guard position. A…[Read more]

  • @this-is-not-an-alien

    Wow, that’s pretty awesome! I’ll have to look into that book, what was it about?

    It’s the sequel to “The Letter for the King” by Tonke Dragt. (Not to be confused with the Netflix series. Netflix completely bungled it, as usual. I’m still not over that XD)

    It’s awesome and so underrated! It was extremely popular in the Net…[Read more]

  • Hi @the-inkspiller ! Just wanted to check if you saw my last post. I’m kind of stuck until I get that plot point worked out.

    Btw, I love your quote! It’s Latin, an awesome quote, and a historical reference, three awesome things in one!

  • Rose replied to the topic Character Castle 2.0 in the forum Fantasy Writers 1 day, 3 hours ago

    @jasmine

    Good riddle! Joelle is totally right! I think it’s wind!

    Liorah

    “I was asking Brin,” Gwen said.

    “Were you really expecting her to answer?” I shot back.

    “Here’s the next riddle,” The castle repeated.

    “I can be harnessed, but never caught.  Try your hardest, I will care not. I will grow and I will die, forever moving free. I will r…[Read more]

  • @taylorclogston

    Ooh, cool topic!

    Here are some that come to mind immediately.

    The Rooftoppers- novel. (The translation of this was “Sophie on the roofs” and just…  no.)

    The Wolf Wilder- novel

    Second fiddle- novel

    The Scourge- novel

    The King’s Fifth- novel

    Counting by 7s- novel

    Signed, Sealed, and Delivered- series

    The Chesire Cheese cat- novel

  • Hi everyone!

    I found a version of this questionnaire online and expanded it a bit, I thought this might be useful for y’all!

    Social class
    What’s your character’s education? Do they speak formally, or casually? Does their time period influence how they speak?

    Intelligence

    Are they sharp or slow? Are they analytical or intuitive? Are they more…[Read more]

  • @erynne

    Good one!

    Acyn and Ferran sign to each other mostly to mess with everyone else, but Liorah and Gavril, (like most siblings) have such detailed and complicated inside jokes that one random word carries at least three stories. It confuses everyone else.

    Who would do the most dramatic hair-flips? (I’m running out of questions XD)

    Sahar!…[Read more]

  • Rose replied to the topic Character Castle 2.0 in the forum Fantasy Writers 3 days, 8 hours ago

    @jasmine

    Exactly! The way my my friend and I made the story, her character was the smart one, and my character was the strong one so they complemented each other as a team.

    Awesome! I can totally see how that would work!

    Ok, also, did you find your riddle online or make it up? I’m very inexperienced at riddle making, do you think you could give m…

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  • Rose replied to the topic I've come back! in the forum Introduce Yourself 3 days, 10 hours ago

    @hollyknight22

    I play a Lyon & Healy Pedal harp and love it! I’ve been playing for 12 years and my favorite music to play is anything pretty and flowy. There are just some songs that are meant for the harp alone (my mom calls them “harpy songs”) and those are generally what I love to play the most.

    I totally get what you mean! My harp teach…[Read more]

  • @erynne

    Heya Erynne!

    That’s totally a relatable struggle! For a really long time, I was worried that people wouldn’t like my MC. She’s snarky, does stupid things, jumps to conclusions, shuts people out, and will sometimes be downright mean. However, everyone still liked her. I also have another character that was supposed to be an unlikeable…[Read more]

  • Rose replied to the topic Character Castle 2.0 in the forum Fantasy Writers 5 days, 3 hours ago

    @joelle-stone

    Well, for the riddle, sunscreen works. XD It’s white, changes size, is usually smeared all over (including on the undersides of your arms and stuff), but if you toss the bottle it flies. People wear it in the sun, obviously, but I don’t think I’ve seen anyone wear it in rain. The rain would wash it off, anyway. Plus it doesn…

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  • Rose replied to the topic I've come back! in the forum Introduce Yourself 5 days, 6 hours ago

    @hollyknight22

    Hi, and welcome back! I’m Rose, nice to meet you!

    I’m a harpist too! Do you play the Celtic or the pedal harp? How long have you been playing and what’s your favorite kind of music to play?

    I’ve been playing the Celtic harp for six years, and I love playing folk music, especially South-American, Irish, and Scottish music.

    I…[Read more]

  • @kylie-wingfeather

    The French do that as well! (I’m not from France, but I got to go there a couple of years ago, plus my family–including myself–really enjoy the culture) But still, I think it’s only when you know them well.

    That’s really cool! I think it’s a general European thing, as far as I remember, the Germans do it too.

    In South Africa,…[Read more]

  • Rose replied to the topic Character Castle 2.0 in the forum Fantasy Writers 1 week, 1 day ago

    @jasmine

    I actually memorized the riddle and my family started brainstorming on what it might be. Our best guess was a cloud or fog.

    IKR! It’s actually surprisingly hard. My family couldn’t guess it either, though my brother somehow randomly stumbled upon the fact that toilet paper stuck to someone’s shoe (of all things XD) fits every single one…[Read more]

  • Rose replied to the topic Character memes in the forum Characters 1 week, 1 day ago

    This is absolutely genius! I’ve been mentally doing this for a really long time. I mean… memes totally count as character development! Right?

    ~~~~~~~~~

    Sahar: We’re playing Scrabble. It’s a nightmare.

    Liorah: Scrabble? Scrabble’s great!

    Sahar. Not when you’re playing with Acyn. He uses words like “ephemeral”. I put “dog”.

    ~~~~~~~

    Sahar:…[Read more]

  • Rose replied to the topic Character Castle 2.0 in the forum Fantasy Writers 1 week, 3 days ago

    @jasmine

    Once they figure out the riddles, maybe the castle could have them fight? I just thought it was an interesting idea but if you don’t like it we could just have them join another group.

    Ooh, that’s a spectacular idea! We could even expand that, and make it so either all the characters have to fight each other, or even do something like r…[Read more]

  • @this-is-not-an-alien

    So I just don’t care whether that happens or not cos I argue politics all the time and research *niche whatever* as soon as I start arguing about/noticing it.

    Oh, I totally get that! Whenever something catches my attention I’ll often plunge into a rabbit hole of research.

    You’re not gonna publish it?

    No, I’m not aiming to pub…[Read more]

  • Rose replied to the topic Character Castle 2.0 in the forum Fantasy Writers 1 week, 4 days ago

    @rusted-knight

    Hey, Rusted Knight, I thought Ferran, Klein, and Dancrow were together? Otherwise, Ferran is essentially stuck alone, since Wingiby is skipping this trap.

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