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    1. News & Announcements

      Official news about our fantasy writing community.
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    2. Ask the Staff

      Talk with the moderators and offer feedback. Share your ideas for the future of Mythic Scribes.
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      The Blue Lotus Last: Mysteries of the Edit Button The Blue Lotus, Mar 27, 2020 at 12:36 AM
    1. Writing Discussions

      General discussion of the art and craft of writing fantasy fiction.
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      oenanthe Last: What do you do first? oenanthe, Mar 28, 2020 at 6:35 PM
    2. World Building

      Discuss all aspects of building your fantasy world, including magic, culture and religion.
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      L. L. Green Last: Secondary titles L. L. Green, Mar 28, 2020 at 12:07 AM
    3. Brainstorming & Planning

      Share your story ideas and worldbuilding notes, as well as character profiles. 5 posts are required for access.
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    4. The Dreamscape

      Discuss dreams as a source of inspiration for fantasy stories.
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      WooHooMan Last: Premises from Dreams WooHooMan, Mar 28, 2020 at 4:08 PM
    5. Research

      Ask questions about history, mythology, customs and other real world subjects.
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      Malik
      Malik Last: Ask me about swords. Malik, Mar 27, 2020 at 8:11 PM
    6. Writing Resources

      Recommended resources for fantasy writers. New threads are moderated.
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      Darkfantasy
      Darkfantasy Last: Brandon Sanderson lectures Darkfantasy, Mar 23, 2020 at 11:54 AM
    7. Critique Requests

      Share your writing for the purpose of receiving feedback. Only members with 5 or more posts can access this forum.
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    8. Story Showcase

      Share your writing with our community. Only members with 5 or more posts can access this forum.
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    9. Character Q&A

      Character Interviews and other roleplaying to develop your characters. 5 posts are required for access.
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    10. Writing Challenges

      Participate in writing games and challenges. 5 posts are required for access.
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    1. Publishing

      Getting published in the fantasy genre. Resources and discussion relevant to both traditional and independent publishing.
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    2. Marketing

      Discuss tips and strategies for marketing your writing.
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      The Dark One
      The Dark One Last: Bookbub Ads The Dark One, Mar 28, 2020 at 2:47 AM
    3. Cover Design

      Share and request feedback on your original cover designs. Discuss book cover creation and resources.
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      psychotick Last: The Crystal Spear psychotick, Mar 28, 2020 at 9:36 AM
    4. Writers on the Web

      Share your writing blog and author blogs you've found on the web. Network with other writing blogs.
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      A. E. Lowan Last: This Blog is Terribad A. E. Lowan, Mar 20, 2020
    5. Self-Promotion

      Tell us about your latest fantasy novel or story, as well as your public appearances. New threads are moderated.
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      ThinkerX Last: Into the Second World, free ThinkerX, Mar 26, 2020 at 8:02 PM
    6. Review Requests

      Request book reviews from our community. 5 posts are required for access, and new threads are moderated.
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    1. Novels & Stories

      Reviews and discussion of fantasy books and stories.
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      The Blue Lotus
      The Blue Lotus Last: What are your pet peeves as a reader? The Blue Lotus, Mar 22, 2020 at 9:14 PM
    2. Fantasy Art

      Creation and appreciation of fantasy art. Share your own work and discuss your favorite artists.
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    3. Film & Television

      Weigh in on fantasy movies and television series.
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      L. L. Green
      L. L. Green Last: Game of Thrones Season 8 - SPOILERS! L. L. Green, Mar 28, 2020 at 12:40 AM
    4. Games

      Fantasy gaming. This includes fantasy video game discussion, as well as pen & paper role-playing games.
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      Asael Verity
      Asael Verity Last: What Are You Playing Now? Asael Verity, Mar 26, 2020 at 3:13 PM
    1. Mythic Roleplaying

      Set up a game world that others can join. See the instructions before creating a new thread.
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      Futhark Last: New RP Pitches Futhark, Dec 14, 2019
    2. Dragon's Egg RPG

      An ongoing d20-based fantasy RPG.
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    3. Huntresses Attack Monsters!

      Heroines seek their fortune one bounty at a time.
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    4. Worlds Archive

      The Ghosts of Worlds Past.
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      Thomas Laszlo Last: Xavens Thomas Laszlo, Nov 7, 2016
    1. Services

      Services for writers. Includes freelance editors, artists, designers, and more.
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    1. Notice Board

      Information on writing related sites, events, contests and writing markets. New threads are moderated.
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    2. Writing Groups

      Are you looking for a local or online writing group? Or do you have one that is open to new members? Tell us about it here.
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      unsaved Last: Looking for a writing group unsaved, Feb 28, 2020
    3. NaNoWriMo

      Find support during National Novel Writing Month, Script Frenzy and related challenges.
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      zeus2020 Last: Anyone joining this year? zeus2020, Mar 15, 2020
    4. Writer's Work

      Share your writing habits and push one another to get words on the page. 5 posts are required for access.
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    1. Introductions

      Introduce yourself to the community, and meet other writers.
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      Maker of Things Not Kings
      Maker of Things Not Kings Last: Hello everyone! Maker of Things Not Kings, Mar 28, 2020 at 8:45 AM
    2. Chit Chat

      Share whatever is on your mind.
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      Miles Lacey
      Miles Lacey Last: Covid-19 Pandemic Thread Miles Lacey, Mar 28, 2020 at 4:06 PM