My Book

Discussion in 'Writing Workshop' started by Kai, Dec 15, 2008.

  1. matthiasmouse

    matthiasmouse training for alchemist

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    ooo that would actually be a really cool/ interesting idea to work on one together. and i definately think we should post up any work we do, but that trio thing is really intruiging
     
  2. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    Well should we get some basic idea down first, or when we start is should we just wing it?
     
  3. matthiasmouse

    matthiasmouse training for alchemist

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    hmmm im not too sure
    i think basic ideas first would be best. we should as rar's oppinion too
     
  4. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    Ya that sounds good.
     
  5. matthiasmouse

    matthiasmouse training for alchemist

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    yuppp. do u play WoW?
     
  6. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    I did for a little while. I played FFXI and was playing AOC for a little while too. I don't have alot of time for MMO's right now. They would definitely get in the way of my writing.
     
  7. matthiasmouse

    matthiasmouse training for alchemist

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    exactly, i wish i would stop playing, cuz its so time consuming, but all my friends make me play lol. and its pretty addicting
     
  8. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    Ya it was more like that for me and FFXI. I loved that game, well the people I knew on it, but it took up so much time that I didn't write much and I wasn't focusing on school enough.
     
  9. matthiasmouse

    matthiasmouse training for alchemist

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    oo yea i know what you mean, i g2g now for a bit, but ill be back later
     
  10. Kakashi

    Kakashi The Fighters Guide House Member

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    Hah, good to see so many new members so interested in writing!

    I'm currently writing a 'prospective' book myself. There's of course zero chance of anything happening, but like many, i enjoy the task of it ;)
     
  11. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    I am also writing in a prospective format. Gives way to being able to have more stories going at one time.
     
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    Kakashi The Fighters Guide House Member

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    you mean like say- george r.r. martin?

    i'm doing the same type of format, same as you, it just gives lots of point of views and its just fun to meet up in the end.

    what is your general plot? and by general, i mean very general, i'm not asking for your secrets of anything :D
     
  13. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    First book-
    Boy found in woods, raised by elves, given to knight to be squired, learns way of knighthood, uses skill to help defend city from invasion of new race.

    I am afraid it seems a bit cliche in the beginning but as the books go on it gets further and further from that.
     
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    Kakashi The Fighters Guide House Member

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    ah, sounds really cool,

    And most books do sound cliche, no matter how good a book it is. But once you read it, you immedatley change your mind :D

    have you read Malazan Book of the Fallen? that's more or less what my book it like, at least the main idea of it being empires warring with each other and whatnot.
     
  15. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    No I haven't what is it about.
     
  16. matthiasmouse

    matthiasmouse training for alchemist

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    oo perhaps we can pursuade kakashi to set a writting quota for break also
     
  17. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    Maybe, Kakashi I am trying to finish my fourth chapter. If you feel the need to set a small goal for yourself over the break let us know.

    Also I would like to know what that book is about.
     
  18. matthiasmouse

    matthiasmouse training for alchemist

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    has rar been on at all?
     
  19. Kai

    Kai Dark Jedi Warrior

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    Not that I have seen, but I just sent you a message. I am going to get off for a bit and write.
     
  20. Raraldor

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    srry guys I was busy till 4:00 PM and then I played in the snow for a few hours. Its actually snowing in Las Vegas I can't beleive it XD. It snowed a few inches and it keeps coming down,at this rate we will have a snow day ^^. aAnyway c'mon kakashi set a 2 week goal for yourself, and yes it is pretty cool to see new members aspiring to be writers