r/storyandstyle

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The home for high effort, analytical discussion of all the mechanics of fiction.
https://reddit.com/r/storyandstyle/
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Writing Feedback: we will tell you the good, the bad, the ugly, and the horrible of your writing. RDR ~ Colorfully Destructive.
https://reddit.com/r/DestructiveReaders/
r/writing
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Discussions about the writing craft.
https://reddit.com/r/writing/
r/PubTips
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PubTips is your go-to place for publishing news, writing opinions, professional AMA's with authors, agents, editors, publicists, etc. We answer your deepest darkest writing and publishing questions. Whether you're into Self-Publishing or Traditional Publishing, we're here to help.
https://reddit.com/r/PubTips/
r/fantasywriters
120k  subs
This subreddit is dedicated to those of us who are writing in the fantasy genre. Anything related to creating your own works of fantasy is welcome.
https://reddit.com/r/fantasywriters/
r/worldbuilding
439k  subs
For geeks and nerds, artists, writers, philosophers, politicians and scientists alike: The creation of new worlds and new universes has been a key element of science fiction and fantasy. It can also exist outside the realm of scifi-literature and RPG-gaming as a means of exploring possibilities. This subreddit is about sharing your worlds and discussing the many aspects of creating new ones.
https://reddit.com/r/worldbuilding/
r/writers
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All are welcome at r/writers: fiction writers, nonfiction writers, bloggers and more! Get critique on your work, share resources, ask questions and help fellow writers.
https://reddit.com/r/writers/
r/selfpublish
32k  subs
A place to discuss just about everything in the world of indie books. *Not* a place for self-promotion.
https://reddit.com/r/selfpublish/
r/Fantasy
659k  subs
/r/Fantasy is the internet’s largest discussion forum for the greater Speculative Fiction genre. We welcome respectful dialogue related to speculative fiction in literature, games, film, and the wider world.
https://reddit.com/r/Fantasy/
r/Screenwriting
468k  subs
Beginners to Professionals, we come together to teach, learn, and share everything about Screenwriting! Join a community of over 400,000 Screenwriters!
https://reddit.com/r/Screenwriting/
r/nanowrimo
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Reddit's unofficial subreddit for those participating in Camp NaNoWriMo or November's novel writing extravaganza!
https://reddit.com/r/nanowrimo/
Writing Prompts. You're a writer and you just want to flex those muscles? You've come to the right place! If you see a prompt you like, simply write a short story based on it. Get comments from others, and leave commentary for other people's works. Let's help each other.
https://reddit.com/r/WritingPrompts/
r/literature
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Welcome to /r/literature, a community for deeper discussions of plays, poetry, short stories, and novels. Discussions of literary criticism, literary history, literary theory, and critical theory are also welcome--strongly encouraged, even.
https://reddit.com/r/literature/
r/books
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This is a moderated subreddit. It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books, authors, genres, or publishing in a safe, supportive environment. If you're looking for help with a personal book recommendation, consult our Weekly Recommendation Thread, Suggested Reading page, or ask in r/suggestmeabook.
https://reddit.com/r/books/
The subreddit for discussion about building magic systems for fantasy worlds.
https://reddit.com/r/magicbuilding/
r/suggestmeabook
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Need an idea what to read next? Tell us what you've enjoyed in the past, or what you're looking for, and let the community suggest a book (or books) for you to read!
https://reddit.com/r/suggestmeabook/
r/litfiction
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A subreddit for any writing that is classifiable as literary OR realistic fiction. We welcome literary and realistic/surrealistic fiction, creative nonfiction, and even poetry. Critiques, book discussions, and or really anything related to literary fiction or the liberal arts in general is welcome.
https://reddit.com/r/litfiction/
r/YAwriters
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This sub is for authors of YA novels. Discussing your original WIP (work in progress) is our purpose. Feel free to discuss titles, characters, plots, themes, settings, critiques, and any information pertinent to authors and genre. Hopefully we can all learn from each other and write great books!
https://reddit.com/r/YAwriters/
r/KeepWriting
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Welcome to KeepWriting. We are a subreddit dedicated to motivating writers to stay consistent and constantly grow their craft. Whether you're looking to get feedback on an idea, hear a critique, or get unstuck in a story, this is the right place.
https://reddit.com/r/KeepWriting/
r/sciencefiction
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This reddit is for fans and creators of Science Fiction and related media in any form. SF topics should involve plausible ideas reached through the rational application of science. General speculative fiction posts are fine as long as they involve Science Fiction.
https://reddit.com/r/sciencefiction/
r/scifi
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Science Fiction, or Speculative Fiction if you prefer. Fantasy too. Asimov, Bradbury, Clarke, Dick, Heinlein and other SF books. SF movies and TV shows. Fantasy stuff like Tolkien and Game of Thrones. Laser guns, space ships, and time travel. etc. Star Trek, Battlestar, Star Wars, etc.
https://reddit.com/r/scifi/
r/WritersGroup
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An online writer's group dedicated to the sharing and constructive peer-review of each other's written work.
https://reddit.com/r/WritersGroup/
r/writerchat
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Check us out at #writerchat on irc.snoonet.org
https://reddit.com/r/writerchat/
r/printSF
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**A place to discuss published SF**—novels, short stories, comics, images, and more. Not sure if a book is SF? Then post it! Science Fiction, Fantasy, Alt. History, Postmodern Lit., and more are all welcome here. **The key is that it be speculative, not that it fit some arbitrary genre guidelines**. Any sort of link or text post is welcome as long as it is about printed / text / static SF material.
https://reddit.com/r/printSF/
r/write
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The written word: fiction, nonfiction, popular authors, critiques, editing, feedback, publishing, marketing - if it's related to writing, it's in here.
https://reddit.com/r/write/
The goal is to enable authors to create realistic characters. Like real people, every fictional character has an occupation (even if they're homeless... they *do* something) When an author can't find info on what that occupation is like, their writing suffers.
https://reddit.com/r/Writeresearch/
r/rpg
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/r/rpg is for meaningful discussions, questions, and help for tabletop/pen & paper RPGs and LARPing.
https://reddit.com/r/rpg/
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/