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    Malcolm Ramsay

    Joined November 2011.

    13 stories, 0 challenges, 11 comments, and 16 friends

    Once I wrote, and it was a gas; soon found out I had a brain of glass. Plotting is hard- soon did I find that detail’s the devil, striking me blind. Now I try, try to take it easy writing small and fine, build the plots up slowly and we’ll be divine, so one day, I say, that Big Damn Novel will be OK.

    Mmm-hmm. Uh-huh.

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    Joined February 2012 and calls http://nielsenEE home.

    15 stories, 0 challenges, 27 comments, and 74 friends

    What defines a writer? Is it someone who can put a few words together to make a sentence, or is it someone who writes with professional English skills?

    I don’t know, I am only 13 and therefore don’t know much about writing techniques but I do know that every word I do write that is to do with stories, poems or plays – from Shakespeare essays to descriptive writing- I love. :)

    I hope you like my stories and if not have fun writing your own,


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    Robert Quick

    Joined March 2010.

    1063 stories, 24 challenges, 1395 comments, and 203 friends

    A no-name, aspiring author who can’t stop writing. Looking ahead, he strives for perfection. Shackled by various forms of entertainment, he dreams of success. Most stories here are an invitation to YOU, to join me in creating new stories, new worlds, and a different tomorrow.

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    Onion Camp

    Joined April 2011.

    19 stories, 0 challenges, 26 comments, and 0 friends

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    Abby (LoA)

    Joined October 2009.

    165 stories, 19 challenges, 1115 comments, and 174 friends

    Gonna miss you guys so much. My ‘official/professional’ email is: in case anyone wants to keep in touch!

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    Joined December 2009 and calls The Screenwriting Craft home.

    2 stories, 0 challenges, 10 comments, and 3 friends

    Fascinated and inspired by the art and power of creative writing, self-expression and interpretation. Not to mention, interested in a challenge. Ficly, I’m glad I’ve found you… (ps: I’m new to short stories).

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    Joined August 2011.

    21 stories, 3 challenges, 100 comments, and 3 friends

    I’m looking to improve my writing so any feedback you can give me would be much appreciated!

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    Joined September 2009.

    58 stories, 3 challenges, 1231 comments, and 278 friends

    “The road to hell is paved with adverbs.” ~Stephen King

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    Joined June 2009 and calls The Green Room -A fictoblog I'm working On home.

    35 stories, 9 challenges, 45 comments, and 1 friend Give my fictoblog a read. Just starting off the ground, Need the readers and the criticism. I’m young. I can play saxophone and piano. i have been composing for about a year now. I’ve been playing sax for about nine. I’ve been acting for about eleven. I’ve been in twelve productions (three were radio plays). I’m writing a comic book and love comics. I know how to draft and scene design as well. I am as thoroughly unemployed as eleven percent of America Also, visit my personal blog if you want:

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    The Ghost in the Machine LoA

    Joined March 2010.

    82 stories, 0 challenges, 147 comments, and 15 friends

    A student in the craft.
    Well traveled and not well off.
    Seen a little to add to tales.
    Still on the journey
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    Jessica Cahill

    Joined June 2009.

    95 stories, 3 challenges, 418 comments, and 51 friends

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    Joined March 2012.

    13 stories, 0 challenges, 54 comments, and 0 friends

    I’m just a guy trying to get by in life.

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    Joined January 2012.

    39 stories, 0 challenges, 290 comments, and 29 friends

    Goals as a commenter:
    1. Comment/Ficlet ratio = 5:1
    2. Provide consistent feedback
    3. Provide feedback to lightly commented ficlets
    4. Comment on unfinished drafts.

    Goals as a writer:
    1. Fully convey an emotion or idea (don’t force the reader to read a prequel or sequel to enjoy the writing)
    2. Explore diverse formats (human interest, comedy, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, etc.)
    3. Original Work /(Sequel + Prequel + Challenge) ratio = 1:1
    4. Crowd-source writer’s block – publish unfinished drafts.

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    August 2nd

    Joined June 2011.

    128 stories, 27 challenges, 305 comments, and 44 friends

    eReaders: Monthly digests up to December 2012 are available at

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    Jim Donnelly

    Joined November 2011 and calls Scribbles home.

    9 stories, 0 challenges, 10 comments, and 8 friends

    I am a troubled, turbulent being who has taken three centuries of neglect and obloquy. But finally after an epoch long struggle I know all the answers.

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    Mostly Harmless

    Joined August 2009.

    88 stories, 18 challenges, 1292 comments, and 52 friends

    I haven’t been here for ages. I remember it fondly.

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    August Rode

    Joined April 2010 and calls flickr home.

    118 stories, 7 challenges, 257 comments, and 35 friends

    Note to eReader owners: Digest for April 2011 is now available at, as are all monthly digests. I’m happy to accept any and all feedback.

    Still a fan of the slightly warped.

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    Sir Bic

    Joined March 2011 and calls Sir Bic of Ficly home.

    55 stories, 3 challenges, 527 comments, and 55 friends

    As a self-proclaimed Knight of Ficly:

    I, Sir Bic, do solemnly swear -

    To befriend those who befriend me

    To follow those who critique me

    To make my giving (my stories) but a tenth part of my gifts (my comments)

    “Long live the land of Ficly!” – []o)

    I strive for a 10:1, comment-to-story ratio, cause the math is easier.

    I hope to have as many Ficleteer friends as I have Ficlet stories.

    “Give me Ficly or give me death!” – []o)

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    Joined March 2012.

    1 story, 0 challenges, 7 comments, and 2 friends

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    Joined January 2011.

    111 stories, 0 challenges, 153 comments, and 33 friends

    Eternal I was made, and eternal I remain.

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    Joined February 2012.

    4 stories, 0 challenges, 7 comments, and 4 friends

    Married middle age suburban steampunk medieval pop culture gaming geek.

    I came here when I considered posting to a NYT article asking for a 150-word noir intro, and it reminded me of a ficlet I wrote awhile ago that I never got around to posting until it was too late. It didn’t feel right for that, so I decided to post it here instead as my first story. I like the format here, and i’m looking forward to popping in from time to time. Thanks!

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    Vacant Eye

    Joined March 2012.

    4 stories, 0 challenges, 11 comments, and 6 friends

    Nothing needs to be known about me, I just hope you enjoy my stories.

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    Joined June 2009 and calls My Twitter! home.

    16 stories, 0 challenges, 9 comments, and 9 friends

    A fan of pen-and-paper writing, I fall into the category of the humble- the tub full of handwritten pages sitting in my closet can attest to the amount of practice I’ve placed into this craft, but other than that I have little else to show for what talent I know I possess.

    But I feel the mental razor has dulled over the years and this might whet my appetite for creative fiction- though the ideas have never stopped coming the very pleasure of the act I feel needs to be regained.

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    Joined July 2009 and calls [ˌmæ̃ə̯̃ɾ̃ɪ̃nˈtspeɪ̯s] home.

    408 stories, 14 challenges, 612 comments, and 92 friends

    Kicking it at the University of Oklahoma. I like writing, science, almost all forms of music (literally), creating constructed languages, graphic/visual arts, and a good book. I will not hesitate in saying I am a Christian and I am proud to be an American.

    Avatar via the Happy Wheels Wiki.

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    Joined March 2012.

    5 stories, 0 challenges, 2 comments, and 2 friends

    41 year old child seeks similar friends.enjoys the simple things in life.loves the Lord and enjoys good music,good food and good books-mainly about filmstars from yesteryear.Three lovely husband and a pretend daughter who steals all my stuff!!!

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    Joined July 2009.

    69 stories, 12 challenges, 289 comments, and 22 friends

    Me am writer.

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    Joined June 2009 and calls Living Libre home.

    79 stories, 3 challenges, 342 comments, and 30 friends

    I’ve committed to make five comments for every story I post. As of 29/3/12, I’ve got four comments for every story.

    I’m an Arts/Law student living in Australia. I’m passionate about progress, science, duty and humanity.

    Add me on Google Plus! (Chris Sakkas)

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    Anna Banner

    Joined April 2012 and calls Anna Aires home.

    3 stories, 0 challenges, 12 comments, and 0 friends

    Who am I? it depends what you go by blood birthplace or where you live Hmmmm Im defiantly a Kiwi cos I was born in Auckland NZ & spent the first five years of my life there blood Scotts English n Danish …. I’m also a Watfordian! Yay! I like Watford home of the Glory Hornet boys! Hmm less said about that the better me thinks….. the best things I’ve done is have my smashin kids Marvin & Ashleigh marry my wonderhubby Andrew BUT most of all falling in Love with Jesus!

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    Joined May 2009 and calls The Badgerwiki home.

    107 stories, 8 challenges, 276 comments, and 31 friends

    Here for the time being…

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    Fox amongst wolves

    Joined April 2012.

    37 stories, 2 challenges, 55 comments, and 6 friends

    I enjoy writing, regardless of how good I am at it. it also represents, for me, a pleasant outlet of excess emotion. this is why a fair bit of my work is not the happiest of content. however, I also write for enjoyment when I do not need to vent my feelings so I hope you can find something which takes your interest in the stories I write.

    PLEASE prequel or sequel if you feel the inspiration. I LOVE seeing different interpretations of my work and new takes on my somewhat over-explored themes.