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It isn't very well-planned, more of a heat of the moment kind of thing, but she doesn't care; she just runs and runs...

by maraqua_berry
The Crack in the World

She was trapped, surrounded by a world of glass that let her see into the distance but never reach.

by coolitiger25

Legendary writers do not become known overnight.

by kittenkutie936
The Absolutely Terrible Quest For A Mootix

I jolted awake and leapt out of bed. Today was the day I'd been looking forward to for months! Today I would complete Illusen's final quest.

by sherocks15
My Candle

The Pound was a place I never expected to see.

by waz555
Hatching a Friend

Lauren sighed. She had been playing with the plushie for almost half an hour, and she was looking for something else to do, or maybe a friend to play with.

by faith_starr
Heroism, and a Hot Cup of Borovan

"Your borovan, sir."

The red Kougra at the table in the corner didn't even look up.

by summerwednesday

A Bad Start To A New Beginning

"Tell those peasants that I'm ready to hear what they call 'jokes'."

by neeraline
Aisha Ambitions

After waking up one morning feeling particularly fed-up with being lazy, Baloo decided to investigate. What did her older siblings do to make good use of their time?

by xxtashersxx
Wandering: Xell's Story

Small desert shrubs clung to life in a clump to his left, and to his right in the distance, he saw the grey outline of mountains. And the Hissi known as Xellaration let a faint smile play on his lips. It was time to move, time to wander on.

by hzoo_26
Catch Me!

"Only if you catch me first!" And with that, I took off across the park, with the stranger in close pursuit.

by porphion
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Finding the Perfect Paint Brush
Finally, the day has come to paint your beloved pet. But which color? Here's your guide!

by eatyourstoup


15 of the Best Neopoint Backgrounds
Let your imagination take you away on a customizing adventure!

by pinkpaint


I'm NOT Losing The Bet!: Part One
"Do you know anything about the artefact we're hunting down?" Hanso enquired with interest.

The Orange Kougra frowned. "Nothing, actually. I assume Fyora has some kind of plan for us when we get there."

by chimp_chicken_fish


Torch in the Darkness: Part Four
The den's scene was exactly as Cerulean and I had found it in the first place. All footprints had been smoothed over by the rain. He was gone, and so was Rachroth.

Art by ellbot1998

by ellbot1998


The Woes of a Vegetable Chia
What picnic basket!?!

Also by horsecrazyirishgirl

by replying


A Series of Unfortunately Random Events
You're not fooling anyone, Triun.

by radars

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