writing

  1. Punp

    Write exactly 500 words on any subject. No fact checking. What do you choose?

    What do you know well enough that you can write 500 words without fact checking? You will be fact checked.
  2. Eden

    Agora Road Travelogue (April '24)

    Welcome to the 9th mensual Agora Road Travelogue! Initially inspired by the Bring Back Blogging movement, this is an Agora Road version to encourage y'all to WRITE STUFF! Commit to writing 2 blog posts in this month of April. Indicate, in some way, that you are participating in the Travelogue...
  3. Eden

    Agora Road Travelogue (March '24)

    Welcome to the 8th mensual Agora Road Travelogue! Initially inspired by the Bring Back Blogging movement, this is an Agora Road version to encourage y'all to WRITE STUFF! Commit to writing 2 blog posts in this month of March. Indicate, in some way, that you are participating in the Travelogue...
  4. №56

    What can you tell about someone based on how they type?

    How much can you determine about a stranger on the internet based on their typing style alone? Forget the actual semantic content of a post, I'm just talking about style here - grammar, punctuation, structure, word choice, formatting, etc. - the semi-conscious choices people make when choosing...
  5. Eden

    Agora Road Travelogue (February '24)

    Welcome to the 7th mensual Agora Road Travelogue! Initially inspired by the Bring Back Blogging movement, this is an Agora Road version to encourage y'all to WRITE STUFF! Commit to writing 2 blog posts in this month of February. Indicate, in some way, that you are participating in the...
  6. Eden

    Agora Road Travelogue (January '24)

    Welcome to the 6th mensual Agora Road Travelogue! Initially inspired by the Bring Back Blogging movement, this is an Agora Road version to encourage y'all to WRITE STUFF! Commit to writing 2 blog posts in this month of January. Indicate, in some way, that you are participating in the Travelogue...
  7. Eden

    Agora Road Travelogue (October Blogging)

    Just keeping @Voicedrew's train going for October (August + September threads) Initially inspired by the Bring Back Blogging movement, this is an Agora version to encourage y'all to WRITE STUFF! Agora Road Travelogue Join ZinRickys RSS feed like a baws Commit to writing 2 blog posts in this...
  8. passerby

    Immortal Data

    I thought you guys might like this essay on the immortal nature of data and what happens when we accumulate massive volumes of personal information over a lifetime. What will our digital footprint look like when we're on our deathbeds? (Originally appeared on my Substack and Medium) Data is...
  9. h00

    Agora Road Travelouge (September Blogging)

    Basically just reposting @Voicedrew s cool idea for September (Augusts thread here) Initially inspired by @Eden's blog and their participation in the https://bringback.blog/ movement, this is an Agora movement to encourage y'all to WRITE STUFF! Agora Road Travelogue Join ZinRickys RSS feed...
  10. Voicedrew

    Agora Road Travelouge (August Blogging)

    I was reading @Eden's blog and as a consequence found out about https://bringback.blog/, an effort in January 2022 to get people to write blog posts. I thought that was pretty based, so I will be doing something similar on here. Agora Road Travelogue Members will commit to writing 2 blog posts...
  11. Taleisin

    Share your OC poetry

    I felt like sharing a poem or two after seeing some people's recently. I don't write very much but maybe you'll enjoy, and I know there are lots of people on agora who write and I'd like to read theirs. Feel free to share whatever, if you wrote it. Doesn't have to rhyme, or follow any kind of...
  12. Eden

    SCP Foundation

    The SCP Foundation is a fictional organization that exists within an online collaborative writing project. SCP stands for Secure, Contain, Protect, and the Foundation's purpose is to secure and contain anomalous objects, entities, and phenomena that pose a threat to humanity or violate the...
  13. remember_summer_days

    Agora Road Writing general

    Use this thread to share and discuss your or each other's writings! Please make sure to specify if you would like criticism, it's also helpful to point out what parts of your writing you'd like to be analyzed ('What do you think of the characters/prose/plot etc') . Writing resources: Writer's...
  14. Machine

    ITT: Agora Road Writes a Cyberpunk Story

    Here are the rules: Each post can either contribute or comment on the story so far - if you are making a comment, signify so with a ## at the beginning of each line, as if making a comment in code post. As for contributions, we'll do it like so- every post can have up to three paragraphs that...
  15. №56

    Agora Road Pen Pals / General Handwriting Thread

    Would anyone be interested in starting up an Agora Road pen pal program? This would be for exchanging handwritten letters via the mail. Anonymity/privacy is an obvious concern, but I think it would be possible to do everything via post office boxes. They're relatively inexpensive to rent, at...
  16. Jaded Dreams

    Post your short stories here.

    Feel free to post your favorite short stories (or ones you've made). I'll start with my personal favorite that I've written. Ever since I was a small boy, I had always dreamed of landing on the moon one day just like Armstrong did all those years ago. I spent all my life doing anything I can to...