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.
24 stories, 3 challenges, 98 comments, and 48 friends
Always feel free to write sequels or prequels to my stories. I love reading where other writers take my ideas.
I was born in 1961 (old codger). I started writing for fun over Christmas 2011. I was recommended Ficly by a friend (thanks, Malc!). Done a few crazy things in my time (and a few sensible ones…like marrying Jan and fathering my three daughters).
Amongst the crazier ones are: appearing in Robot Wars (UK series 3); recording an album; having 5 wisdom teeth removed (yes 5!); meeting the drummer from Split Enz at his home in New Zealand and buying a fuzzbox he designed…
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.
165 stories, 19 challenges, 1115 comments, and 174 friends
Gonna miss you guys so much. My ‘official/professional’ email is: firstname.lastname@example.org in case anyone wants to keep in touch!
19 stories, 0 challenges, 26 comments, and 0 friends
0 stories, 0 challenges, 2 comments, and 2 friends
a girl with big dreams
33 stories, 0 challenges, 137 comments, and 28 friends
Ello, I’m 15. Iris is the name I like to be called, and I love to write about everything dark in my life to turn it into something beautiful. I’d like to believe that I’ve been in love or something like it, but I have especially felt a lack of it. Much of my life was drenched in darkness that I’ll never be able to forget; I am young, but I feel so tired and as though my life has been so long and black. But, tis in the past now, and all I can do is keep living and hope that one day things in my life might change for the better. I am a proud supporter of gay rights and human’s right to believe how ever it is they wish.
I love writing, music, books, anime, and stimulating conversation. My name is Iris and I am alone.
“I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.” Edgar Allan Poe
23 stories, 0 challenges, 26 comments, and 0 friends
My name is Rachel. I’m from NC and I love writing. I’m not good at this kind of thing because it takes me three pages to explain an idea. So I’m hoping to expand my limits with this website(:
Thank you for your criticism!
68 stories, 0 challenges, 205 comments, and 39 friends
I write poetry. Just poetry. One thing I’m trying to do is write about acts, things, people. Instead of emotion, mostly because I’m just tired of it.
I never quite know how to comment on stories , seeing as I don’t have a firm grasp of what’s involved. If I try and look silly, well, sorry.
But anyway. I write because I love it. Not because I’m good at it, or looking for praise, just because I love it.
4 stories, 0 challenges, 11 comments, and 6 friends
Nothing needs to be known about me, I just hope you enjoy my stories.
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.
1 story, 0 challenges, 7 comments, and 2 friends
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!
2 stories, 0 challenges, 4 comments, and 0 friends
I’ll add to this later but basically I am returning to creative writing after 10 years of focusing on marketing.
84 stories, 3 challenges, 456 comments, and 52 friends
Follow me on Twitter: http://twitter.com/kaellinn18
I love to write. One of my life goals is to write a novel, but right now work, church, and family take up most of my spare time. This site helps me scratch that writing itch that pops up occasionally.
My policy is quid pro quo. If you follow me, I will follow you. It’s as simple as that! I’m all about building the community.
Want to write something with me? Send me a note! I’m up for pretty much anything.
728 stories, 20 challenges, 7663 comments, and 211 friends
“Read, Reply, Ficly, or Die!” -Krully
I am a self-proclaimed member of the LoA (League of Awesomeness): Mistress of Well-Intentioned Indecision.
Special Needs Teacher, wife, mother of two, center-brained, imaginative, pragmatist. Sometimes I sing. Sometimes I take pictures. Sometimes I doodle or make stuff.
I just have too many irons in the fire.. I like fire.. it is pretty and warm.. I like to dance and sing by the fire, but I am careful. I always remember who I am.
I am Mistress Elshanor of Hawk Manor, Head Librarian, Keeper of the Secret Passageway to Mount Krully, and Keeper of the Ficlinomicon AND Kevin Lawver’s Pen. I think..
Get your ficly fandom on! http://zazzle.com/inkwells*
I wrote some free ebooks:
“For every day you take off from writing, your muse will take off three!” -Anonymous
“Do not pity the dead, pity the living; especially those who live without love.” -Dumbledore
186 stories, 2 challenges, 448 comments, and 51 friends
I am The Blue Sparrow (haha remember that ::takes out sword:: hehe) I am a ficlets survivor and I am very glad to be back.
I am a helpless romantic that stumbled into Ficlets and fell in love with writing. I also fell in love with the family that I came to know on that site. I seemed to grow as a writer more and more and my grades in my english class shot up.
Now in college I try to find time to write even though now it seems like my writing time is consumed by technical research papers. I have changed a lot since I stumbled into Ficlets, but cute sweet poetry is a still a part of my life.
I am in LoA as The Holder of the Blue Crayon of Destiny (see my icon :] )
Series I’m in:
Road Trip! with Bandbaby, Lone Writer, and Bartimeaus
No Name yet with Overlooked Merchandise
48 stories, 0 challenges, 103 comments, and 45 friends
Writer, teacher, & hopeless romantic with a penchant for falling for fictional characters.
90 stories, 4 challenges, 310 comments, and 74 friends
“Life is an endless parade of stupidity, with no rain in sight.” -Lone Writer
Proud Member of the League of Awesomeness!
Captiness of the High Seas of Awesomeness
SERIES I’M IN:
Welcome To FiclyNation
Road Trip! With Band Baby, Blusparrow And Bartimaeus
57 stories, 0 challenges, 139 comments, and 14 friends
Jeez, when I learned that Ficlets had returned I literally screamed at the top of my lungs. And it came up right at the perfect time: the beginning of summer! That’s all I can really say right now….YAY!!! Oh! And I almost forgot to mention that back in the old Ficlets (RIP) I was Ezzie.
Oh and the profile pic of mine…isn’t mine!! I did not draw it whatsoever. I just loved the picture sooo dang much. Here’s the link to it: http://xiaocaca.deviantart.com/art/The-Bright-and-Cavernous-Mind-135580650
132 stories, 3 challenges, 348 comments, and 29 friends
I’m Band Baby, and I am one of the original Ficleteers =D Or a Ficlets Survivor or what ever you would like to call me =) I’m also part of the LoA, where I am known as the Sweet Darlin’ of Awesomeness. Please comment and critique. I’m here to grow as a writer, and that is what I intend to do.
I also have met a great many friends through Ficlets and I hope Ficly can live up to and surpass all of Ficlet’s former glory. =)
Note me if you want to do a series or anything =)
Series and Stuff =)
(New) Road Trip Series
With Mr. Gabriel
10 stories, 2 challenges, 59 comments, and 34 friends
Ficly, Ficly, Ficly.
I can’t wait to endeavor into your boundless grasps of thoughts and proceedings of Ficly writers’ absurd rantings.
I’m OTOC; you may (or may not?) have encountered me from the previous site, Ficlets.
I’d like to think I’ve improved, but that’s not up to me. I can only record my growth through your (yes, YOUR!) feedback – of which I crave.
If you’re as lame and strange as I am, we’ll get along incredibly.
I’m in the LoA – but I can’t, for the life of me, remember what my title MoA stands for. Something-of-Awesomeness, for sure.
For whatever reason, you’ll likely find me writing more poems than stories.
“Because with you and me writing, 1024 characters is a sentence, not a story.”
I love vocabulary.
And Icy Tea.
Is it lame that I think I have the honor of being friends with so many people?
Insert Pen Name Here said it best:
“Three cheers for the return of Ficleteers!”
552 stories, 6 challenges, 5998 comments, and 28 friends
Dr. Tim’s Neurotic Rules of Ficly Life
[Disclaimer: This is not intended to be binding nor in any way an expectation of general members of Ficly, league members, family members or wearers of Member’s Only jackets]
1. Comment to Story posting ratio must exceed 5:1. Goal is 10:1. In other words, I write a story then find five others (at least) upon which to comment before writing another.
2. For every solo shot or sequel of my own material, I must write a sequel or prequel to the work of another author. If I’m going easy on myself, participating in a challenge also fulfills this requirement.
3. If someone comments on one of my stories, I go find one of theirs upon which to comment. It only seems fair, and I like to think it encourages commenting.
4. Awesomeness is the goal, always. Call me on it when I fail, please.
5. Clearly mark mature content and err on the side of caution.
6. Golden Rule remains in effect for all sequels, prequels, and comments.
516 stories, 28 challenges, 1751 comments, and 72 friends
“If people never did silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.”
My name is Wednesday, and I guess you could say that for the most part that quote personifies me. If there were no silliness in this world I would die.
However, I guess it’s not all shits and giggles on my side of the pond. Because as much as I’d like, life is not just silliness.
Cheer Captain of the High Seas in the League of Awesomeness.
‘Cheer’ suggested by ElshaHawk
Named ‘Jae’ by the marvelousness that is Mr.Gabriel
Rest is not idleness,
and to lie sometimes on the grass
under trees on a summer’s day,
listening to the murmur of the water,
or watching the clouds float across the sky
is by no means a waste of time.
54 stories, 6 challenges, 312 comments, and 32 friends
I love snow. I love dogs. I love music. I love my viola. I love dancing. I love chocolate, let’s face it I love food. I love books. I love New York. I love miracles. I love smiling. I love tire swings. I love stars. I love laughing. I love whistling. I love clothes. I love dreaming. I love the smell of coffee. I love people who speak their minds. I love taking pictures. I love trying new things. I love spontaneity. I love fall. I love walking. I love being alive. I love having opinions. I love being a gleek. I love blankets. I love people who defy gravity. I love learning. I love writers :)
88 stories, 18 challenges, 1292 comments, and 52 friends
I haven’t been here for ages. I remember it fondly.
88 stories, 11 challenges, 390 comments, and 219 friends
The pen is mightier than the sword. How outdated. In the 1900’s, it would have been, “The typewriter is mightier than the machine gun.” But in modern times? “The word processor is mightier than the particle-beam weapon.”
I play video games, build things with Legos, and try to kid myself into thinking that I’m mature. I love dorking around with computers and I have a strange obsession with hats – nice ones, that is, no baseball caps. My dream is to either become a Masterbuilder or a drummer, and neither seem very close. Such is life.
Since joining Ficly, I’ve come to realize that I love playing off of other people’s work, reshaping their ideas to form some coherent things. Half my stories come either from challenges or from hitting the “Random Story” button and writing a sequel (I highly recommend this, the things that you’ll find are amazing!).
6 stories, 1 challenge, 3 comments, and 2 friends
She’s a coffee addict with her head stuck in the clouds, daydreaming all day long. She loves Converse shoes, doodles mindlessly on a sketch pad when bored and turns to writing just to clear her mind. She can’t, however, write a poem to save her life.
Loves chocolates, sleep and puppy dogs—in no particular order.
110 stories, 6 challenges, 161 comments, and 11 friends
Here are my series’. Some I started a while ago but I wish to continue with them. I hope you enjoy them.Stay tuned!
http://ficly.com/stories/11441 – Daughter of God
http://ficly.com/stories/10289 – In the Shadows of Men
http://ficly.com/stories/15492 – Doomsday
http://ficly.com/stories/17849 – Email
ATTENTION: I am now officially a Twilight convert! TEAM EDWARD!
I am now in love with Taylor Swift! Can’t stop listening to her music!
Hey. I’m Jenni. I’m a college student, studying AS French, AS History (tudors), AS Sociology, AS Health and Social Care and AS General Studies. I wanted to take Creative Writing as a complimentary course but it clashed with my other subjects! So here I am, having fun doing what I love. Well most of it. Becasue I love singing most of all, but I’m usually singing anyway! I am also the ultimate bookworm. Let me know if you want to do a series! Eeeeeeeee! Over and Out!
159 stories, 6 challenges, 110 comments, and 74 friends
J. A. Keane has spent the majority of his 19 years trying to act like a somewhat normal member of modern society, but seeing as nobody else seems to be acting normal these days (which basically makes the entire concept of “normality” redundant and nothing but a bad joke (my inner Comedian-from-Alan-Moore’s-“Watchmen” talking there)), he has decided to give up on that, and continue along his path of random offbeat-ness.
When he’s not doing that, he also likes to write long-winded rants on Tumblr, miniature rants on Twitter, medium sized rants on Facebook, and adamantly refuses to use LOLspeak (as he finds it annoying, and believes that it’s a slightly differentiated (but not THAT much, really, if you think about it) form of Newspeak).
And when he’s not doing any of that, he likes to write exaggerated biographies that are intended to make him sound more interesting than he actually is.
And after all that, he also really likes to end his website biographies on a joke.
(American reality TV shows.)