Enjoying this dmorning title called Sweets Buchou Ichinose Kai #kodansha #seinenmanga #morning #manga

Enjoying this dmorning title called Sweets Buchou Ichinose Kai #kodansha #seinenmanga #morning #manga

Useful Writing Websites

fictionwritingtips:

I compiled most of the writing websites I’ve mentioned on my blog into one post. I find a lot of these sites useful, so hopefully they can help you out!

Imagination Prompt Generator: This give you a one-sentence writing prompt that will help you come up with ideas. I think it also allows you to set a ten minute timer for each prompt.

Wridea: I really like this site because you can write down simple ideas that you can organize later and put into a bigger project. You can share these ideas or the site will help you randomly match ideas. It’s great for brainstorming and building a fully formed outline.

List of Unusual Words — Here’s a site you can browse through that gives you a list of unusual words for every letting in the alphabet. If you’re looking to switch up your vocab, or looking to develop a way a character speaks, this is a good reference.

Picometer — Here’s a writing progress meter that can be embedded on your site or blog. There’s also the Writertopia meter that shows word count/current mood. 

Cut Up Machine: This website takes whatever words you typed or pasted into the box and rearranges your sentences. It’s not practical for writing a novel, but it might help with poetry OR coming up with ideas. Experiment with it and see what you can come up with.

Orion’s Arm: This is a great website to use if you want to research worldbuilding or if you have science questions. There are tons of resources you can use.

Word Frequency Counter: If you’re finding that you’re using the same words over and over again, this website should help. You’ll be able to count the frequency usage of each word in your text. This should help you switch up the words you’re using and understand where the problem might be.

Phrase Frequency Counter: This is same site explained above, but it counts the phrases you’re using.

My Writing Nook: This allows you to write or jot down ideas wherever you are. You don’t need to have your laptop in order to access it, so it might help you during this time. You can write as long as you have your phone.

Writer: The Internet Typewriter - This site lets you write, save, share, and/or convert your writing online. I tried it out and it’s pretty cool. It saves for you and is a great way to brainstorm or plan out some ideas.

The Forge - The Forge is a fantasy, creature, spell, and location name generator. It’s awesome.

One Word: This site gives you one word to write about for 60 seconds. This should help you get started with your own writing and will work as a writing prompt to get you warmed up. It’s a great way to get yourself motivated.

Confusing Words:  On this site you can search through confusing words that often stump many writers. It’s not a huge reference, but it should help you with some writing/grammar issues.

Cliché Finder: This site allows you to enter parts of your writing and it will search for clichés. If you find that you’re using the same phrases over and over again, this will help a lot. I haven’t messed around with it too much, but it looks useful.

Hand Written Fonts: If you’re looking for great hand written fonts, this is a great reference. All of them are pretty awesome.

Tip of My Tongue — you know when you’re trying to think of a specific word, but you just can’t remember what it is? This site will help you narrow down your thoughts and find that word you’ve been looking for. It can be extremely frustrating when you have to stop writing because you get a stuck on a word, so this should help cut that down. 

-Kris Noel

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crofesima:

anime directed by Masaaki Yuasa (湯浅政明)

• Mind Game (2004) • Kemonozume (2006) • Kaiba (2008) •
• Tatami Galaxy (2010) • Kick-Heart (2012) • Ping Pong (2014) •

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shinoillustration:

雨宿り

shinoillustration:

雨宿り

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junjouprince:

a young hug in the classroom (prompt from this)

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the First Step to becoming a Fujoshi presented by Arai Tamako

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ivyblossom:

The Amazing Velvet Mace’s Genius Diagram about why some fanfiction stories are crazy popular while others, which may be technically better, are not so popular.
The original post is here, and I think it should be considered pan-fandom required reading. I bow to her genius. Everyone study this diagram and internalize it.
All hail Velvet Mace.

ivyblossom:

The Amazing Velvet Mace’s Genius Diagram about why some fanfiction stories are crazy popular while others, which may be technically better, are not so popular.

The original post is here, and I think it should be considered pan-fandom required reading. I bow to her genius. Everyone study this diagram and internalize it.

All hail Velvet Mace.

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Chicken mushroom gailan stirfry. そう! 今日のランチ!

Chicken mushroom gailan stirfry. そう! 今日のランチ!

A guide to visiting Free!’s Iwatobi (Iwami, Tottori)

An English guide to visiting Free!’s Iwatobi (Iwami, Tottori) with many thanks to @iwamikanko!

Chillin' in Uradome!

When I planned my trip to Japan last April, I had one location non-negotiable.

Surprisingly, it wasn’t a fujoshi spree in Ikebukuro. Nor was it even paying homage to Akihabara.

There was one thing that I really wanted to do in Japan — I wanted to see Haru, Nagisa, Makoto, Rei, and Rin’s hometown, Iwatobi. I honestly love beaches and I loved the scenery I saw in Free. I thought, if I’d visit the…

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yeehun:

toumaki commission for moromi!

the theme is tanabata. the story is about two lovers who can only meet once every year, during 7/7. (which is also maki-chan’s birthday)

I really want to thank @yeehun for this because lol, I was quite demanding with this. XD

And yes, the story is inspired by Tanabata which is the story of Orihime and Hikoboshi. This story’s also in Chinese myth but it’s also been absorbed in Japanese culture since Heian times hence I asked Yeehun to draw this with the boys in Heian clothes. I just thought her knack for patterns would really work well with this and OMG THEY ARE BEAUTIFUL! SO HAPPY OVER THIS!

Another interesting fact, due to many things, while it’s known that Tanabata is on 7/7 which Maki-chan’s birthday, some places, like in Sendai, they celebrate it on August 7 to 8ish, which falls on Toudou’s birthday which is the 8th. Ahahahahaha. :D

Ahhh yiss. I’m such… yiss… YISS I AM A TOUMAKI DORK THIS SEASON. ; w; Or maybe this year.

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