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  • That is far-fetched scientifically in this world but if you create a world with completely different rules or even a science-y “magic system” (read “that’s just how your world works and your readers have no choice but to accept that”) then it’s perfectly believable as long as you keep your rules consistant!

    Maybe the soul-disconnect is still ve…

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  • BURN

    “There was but…” Ax-Punk says.

    He doesn’t finish.

    Instead he sighs, wanders back inside the Ma’n’Pa store.

    Hm. To spy or not to spy.

    “Hey punks.” I said, politely. “We’re leaving Ax-Punk behind.”

    There. Now I’m not spying. I’m waiting impatiently for him.

    “Excuse me ma’am. Could you tell us where the port is?”

    See, here’s the weird th…[Read more]

  • Slowly, deliberately, Sir Scary pulled a biscuit from his pocket. If you’ve ever seen someone passive-aggressively pulling food out of their pockets it’s a rather terrifying sight. Alessio’s eyes followed the next biscuit and then darted back to Sir Scary half considering if he deadpan should say he had absolutely nothing to do with that and hope…[Read more]

  • “Are you still going to kill me when this is over?” Alessio asked.

    Slowly, Hades remove a biscuit from his pocket, followed by another biscuit. Sigh. “I don’t know yet. Though it’s very tempting right now.”

    Hades sound rather aggressive, but that was a little intentional. How much food did Alessio stuff in his pockets? Like the grumpy pes…[Read more]

  • It’s so beautiful tooooooooooooo…

    *cries*

    The Wingfeather obsession has suddenly returned full force.

    *sobs*

  • *takes in a deep breath*

    THE FIRST EPISODE OF THE WINGFEATHER SERIES IS OUT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    *screams*

    Y’all, it’s FINALLY HERE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Oh I get that on an existential level XDD

    Never kill darlings, darling, just put them somewhere else *nods satisfied like a British feme murderess sipping on wine in her drapsy jewels while stroking her cat elegantly*

    That is far-fetched scientifically in this world but if you create a world with completely different rules or even a…[Read more]

  • Cathy replied to the topic Character Castle 2.5 in the forum Fantasy Writers 1 week ago

    “You misunderstand, Alessio.” The stranger responded. Alessio narrowed his eyes at him. “He will expect you at the Trial of Fear and Cowardice as soon as you are ready. This city is merely a refuge to resupply and continue.”

    Trial of Fear and Cowardice? Alessio’s jaw tightened, he twisted the knife still his in hand. No trails he was done with…[Read more]

  • Yeeah, Tammi didn’t think that through… but it’s funny and an accidental pun.

  • @this-is-not-an-alien
    SPOILER OF UTMOST IMPORTANCE:

    Marian and her cyborg roommate Tammi have a pet cat with a bionic tail named Stumpy. Tammi likes to tinker and add modifications to bionics. Tammi got bored and added lights to Stumpy’s tail. Now he has taillights and chases them when they’re turned on.

  • Yes…” Nathair said. “And we should probably leave this area soon before the authorities come.”

    Caleb looked at the bar just in time to see a draker turn someone into a pancake against a wall.

    “Actually, Snake-Punk has a good point. Let’s do that first.”

    “Um, the bartender wants some compensation for the fight you started Nathair.”…[Read more]

  • Supply the group? Who exactly was this Amnesia? Hopefully he wasn’t intimidating like the Necromancer. Although, Hades felt rather skeptical about getting help from Amnesia. This was an individual they didn’t know, who could easily ruin them if he was in the position of power the attendant placed him in.

    A glance at his arm told Hades his arm was…[Read more]

  • @this-is-not-an-alien

    Thank you!

    About the sci-fi story I was working on: I want to finish it, but I need to take a step back from it for a while since I need to rework so many aspects of it that it’s overwhelming and exhausting at the moment, especially since I went the wrong way about starting it (no outline or even an ending in mind 😬). So,…[Read more]

  • *Stumbles in, slurping coffee in wild speckled pjs*

    Story, story precious?

    More alien-human shortstory updates? No? No storyses?

     

    I like worldbuilding races – maybe if you only focus on one or two but have the other’s pass through occasionally and explore them more in a different book?

    More stories, precious…? 🥺

  • SEARCH

    “I’m not quite sure you’ll believe it.”

    I’ve been friends with Burn for … three? Four? Years now. I’m sure I’ll believe it.

    “But I was getting water from a steam near the site I was working on.”

    Speed up to the unbelievable part.

    “I encountered an enfield”

    Another word for Colds?

    “and the next thing I know, I’m in a cave with all th…[Read more]

  • Cathy replied to the topic Character Castle 2.5 in the forum Fantasy Writers 1 week, 4 days ago

    I haven’t done something so convolutedly dumb since I impersonated a chosen from a dead religion…or cult…

    That was definitely one of the more stupid schemes he’d been involved in…he still cringed a little thinking about it.

    So instead of dwelling on that, Alessio started folding some of the tablecloths into makeshift bags to carry some more food…[Read more]

  • If anyone sees this, you don’t have to respond, I have to re-figure out my guiding principle because I found that it’s not the best choice to include something that might be taken as promoting astrology. So, sorry about that and to any parties disturbed or offended.

  • Arsene noticed when the table was upturned and he smirked. Snatching two pies, the gentleman thief vaulted over the tables, before throwing pies at Alessio and White Hair. Both of them dodge and… were they eating breakfast?

    Uh, oh. Sherlock was glaring at him.

    Arsene considered making himself scarce, when everything started to, in the best of…[Read more]

  • Kimmi replied to the topic Character Castle 2.5 in the forum Fantasy Writers 1 week, 6 days ago

    Leana did squeak as the table flipped. As she saw the dark dust around the guy’s hand. Zounds. Eyes wide as the pans, she pressed her back against the upturned top. What do I do?

    The idea to again run and hide, overtook her. The idea this was just a strange dream. Wondering who she could turn to. Why these guys were acting like little boys,…[Read more]

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