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  1. yearofsilence

    City of Fire (example writing for my OC Tuarv)

    Tuarv comes from a small island isolated from the rest of the continent of Enzuria that still lives a paleolithic hunter-gatherer lifestyle. This work is about the events that lead Tuarv to leave her island and what comes after that. “Do you hear them?” Tuarv and Rerv are sitting by the...
  2. A

    ISO literate writing partners (varied themes, 750k+ per post)

    hey all! i'm new to this site, and i'm looking to open one to three spots for new partners. i write roughly 1k+ words per post, once a week or more and i'm looking for someone to match that. i'm very motivated to add to our plot, worldbuild, etc. it'd be great if you were wanting to add to it...
  3. Juni_Tootie

    A Simple Search, Made by yours Truly. (1x1, Fandoms/Non-fandoms, includes an OC Masterlist + Writing Sample)

    hi! i'm juniperr, my pronouns are they/them! i also use neopronouns so if you'd like to know what they are ask me, i don't mind! I am 16, and going to be a junior in high school (i am currently on summer break). i consider myself literate, for i can comfortably write around three beefy paras...
  4. MiharuAya

    National Novel Writing Month on Iwaku

    Welcome Writers! National Novel Writing Month or NaNoWriMo is an annual, international creative writing event in which participants attempt to write a 50,000-word novel during November. It is hosted by a United States-based nonprofit to promote creative writing worldwide. Their website offers...
  5. Diana

    LESSON ROMANCE WRITING Using Sex as a Plot Device!

    Smut! Erotica! Naked Butts! Sex scenes are a fun way to add life to a plot; to give it a nice punch of emotion, conflict, and spice to the story. The big problem is that sex has a stigma. In the Romance genre especially, sex scenes are much like the explosions in Michael Bay movies. Totally fun...