Re: Does it also bother you when a character's name is dumb / silly / weird?
Very interesting perspective! I do think names are important for a story. I'm someone who undoubtedly utilizes silly names in my story, so I can't personally say those bother me as long as there is a reason (...)
Last post by newtinmpls
Re: Favourite part about writing a book?
It has to be getting lost in the story. When I create an entirely new story or even go chapter by chapter I feel like I fall into the world itself and can explore it as if I live in the area of where it (...)
Last post by heathersnow
Re: This is More For Authors.
This happens a lot. When I'm writing my target audience is a younger version of myself. She's the judge of what is funny or interesting and always decides what makes its way through the first drafts to (...)
Last post by Edge Valmond
Re: What is your purpose?
Writing something that makes me laugh and cry. and eating as many bagels as humanely possible.
Last post by CentralHU
Re: What is your MC's favorite color?
My story has two protagonists as of writing this so I’d have to answer for them both. Emma’s favorite color is purple, especially on some of the fancy dresses she’s seen in theater. Nuggets’ favorite (...)
Re: What's your favorite thing about your story?
I’m having a lot of fun writing it!
Last post by Kalebell
Re: Sometimes it only takes a single active reader
This thread made me check out your story since it seemed up my alley. Very glad I did, you’re talented! I hope you get many more readers. :PeoReading:
Last post by Josh Wells
Re: Copying Your MC to Other Stories
As a reader, I wouldn't find it too strange if it's a main character I really like. :PeoReading: Personally as a writer my characters are too attached to their stories and established settings so (...)
Last post by Crusixblade
Re: LGBTQIA+ Stories on Royal Road
I'd like to add my own story to the list! It features most recently a non-binary character with much more LGBTQIA+ representation coming as the story continues. Grand Ball by Purple Caster: https://www.royalroad.com/fiction/53177/grand-ball (...)
Last post by Nopride4531
Re: My submission for my first novel just got approved!
Congratulations! I hope you have lots of fun writing your story and that it finds an audience. It sounds really interesting so I'll be taking a peek at it later myself! :PeoReading:
Last post by Lire
Welcome to Royal Road! I'm excited to see what you're working on when you decide to share it. 40k words already sounds like a great start! :PeoReading: My desire to write Grand Ball (my fiction) comes (...)
Last post by Saffron Honey
Re: Weebs, were you ever inspired to write a series (not a fan fiction) after watching an anime or reading a manga?
Big time, stories like One Piece, Chainsaw Man, Dorohedoro, Rose of Versailles, Berserk and many more all helped in inspiring me to write stories of my own.
Last post by Proxy's saga
Re: To the WONDERFUL readers of RR (Please read).
I post largely out of encouragement! Like you said we see the followers, or favorites go up, but it's still not the same as that extra interaction from commenting. I read a chapter or a story and I know (...)
Last post by JMAshwood
100 total views
Going from writing mostly to myself in a google document with no intention of sharing my writing with the world to joining Royal Road has been a great experience. 100 views to me is both exciting and slightly (...)
Last post by Pillage Your Village
Re: I got like 10 followers and 2 Ratings !
Congratulations! Keep up the good work! :peolove:
Last post by Pillage Your Village
Re: Hey guys! I'm new on the site and looking forward to becoming a great writer. Who's up for a chat?
Welcome to Royal Road! I'm always up for a chat. Do you have any spicy ideas for the first story you are planning to write? :PeoReading:
Re: How would you carry out storytelling and world building in your stories?
I'm still on my first fiction, but the simplest answer I can give is that I write world building and storytelling the way I know younger me as a reader would love to read it in other stories. This includes (...)
Last post by Zearth
Re: Excited to Write and Read
I also read manga (I've recently finished a manga called "Prison School" and last year I finished the last arc of Bleach) what is your favorite manga Woodtv? That is definitely a hard one. I like (...)
Last post by Purple Caster
Welcome to Royal Road and congratulations on getting published! I hope you have a great time here and that your writing finds an audience. :peolove: I'm fairly new to this place too. As for my writing (...)
Last post by wiserthanthou
Welcome to Royal Road! I’m in no position to give out any real helpful advice, but I’ll give it a shot! Don’t be afraid to take breaks or adapt if you find that the writing and posting schedule you (...)