Featured Fig: Maria Rae

“I like meeting writers from different parts of the world and learning from them. So far, my best experiences have been with a fellow Figgy in Belgium and another in India. I don’t make friends very easily so I really appreciate them and all the help they’ve given me. I also competed in the first ‘Figgy Idol’ group competition. It was pretty difficult but I loved seeing what other writers made of the prompts, and I ended up placing second over-all.” – Maria Rae Continue reading

First Impression – The Whole Thing Together

#1 New York Times bestselling author Ann Brashares’s The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series was a worldwide phenomenon, and she’s back with a beautifully written novel about love, class differences, and betrayal playing out over the course of a fractured American family’s Long Island summer. Continue reading

Featured Fig: Fluffy

Hi! I’m Fluffy! I’ve been on this website since September 2011 and am a hobbyist writer. My favorite book series would have to be a tie between The Hunger Games and The Maze Runner. I like to read not only novels but Manga’s as well and my favorite would have to be Attack On Titan. Other than writing, I also love to draw and sing and tell jokes to my friends. I’m a meteorology major in college and hope to someday be a storm chaser. I will be turning 21 in April 2017 and my favorite food has to be Chicken Parmesan! Continue reading