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I mentioned in my last journal that DeviantLITERATURE was planning something big. Well, it's here! (And has been for five days now)

DeviantLITERATURE has launched its latest project, the Character Conception Challenge! Full details are over here DevLIT's Character Conception Challenge!July was a month of a capella nights,
Red heliotrope scores and blanched
Methadone eyes.
A singing of nerves hewn to a cry:
Fine-tuned and skinned
To carpal ascension,
The quivers of a quaver
Due to crescendo.
I hovered, wing-like, on the husk
Of schizocarp dreams,
But sprang forth undone
By chorus and synchrony.

DeviantLITERATURE's Character Conception Challenge!
We hope you've all been doing your best over at Camp NaNo this past month, and the Admin Team are overjoyed to announce to you an upcoming project!
With NaNo fever all over the Literature scene here on dA, the dL Admins got together and asked each other, "What is the most difficult thing about NaNoWriMo and Camp?" Then, MoonlightWillow6 came up with the answer - character building. So, we thought, what better than to have a month-long character-oriented challenge between the two months of Camp NaNo?  
So, we are proud to present, the DeviantLITERATURE Characte
We've already launched prompt number one: CCC: Prompt IMy weeping sorrows
Like shards of a lonely heart
Remain embedded...

DeviantLITERATURE's Character Conception Challenge!
July 1st -- Prompt I
Hello and welcome all to July 1st - the first day of dL's CCC! Your challenge today is a prompt. I hope you're all prepared, pens and pencils at the ready, or a nice MS Word open and waiting? Sit tight and let the character grow...
Your challenge is to write a piece of prose between 500 and 2,000 words from the perspective of a younger version of your character, meeting their older self for the first time.
If you have any questions about this prompt, just message us!
The 'deadline' is the eighth, however as this is just a challenge and not a competition, we will not reject pieces written for this prompt beyond then!
So, may DeviantLITERATURE's Character Conception Challenge formally begin! Get scribbling! :typerhappy:
Things to look forward to!
Coming up...
:pointr: Jun
and our first workshop (writing tips) penned by yours truly: CCC: Workshop IScreaming.
Do you know how hard I try?
Continually I try to make it work,
I try so hard.
I write for you,
read you my silly love songs,
sing them to you when you're having doubts.
This poetry I write for you,
I pour myself inside it.
But that is never enough.
I tried.
I'm sorry.
It was too much work.

DeviantLITERATURE's Character Conception Challenge!
July 5th -- Workshop I
Flaws and Development by MoonlightWillow6

Part One: Flaws
What drives a story?
The plot? The setting? The characters?
The correct answer, in a good story, is all of the above. A story needs a plot, setting and characters. A good story, needs more than that. It needs a riveting, curveball throwing plot. It needs a setting bursting with life. And in my opinion, most importantly, it needs interesting characters.
Characters are a double edged sword. Done right, they can change a mediocre stor

You need to be a member to participate, but becoming a member is easy. Just apply! :) DeviantLITERATURE might be a relatively new group, but we've been growing fast, and are always welcoming new members. :heart:

Now, onto item of business number two. As you may have guessed from the title, I am in shock right now. And that can only mean one thing.

I received another DLD! Daily Literature Deviations for July 5th, 2012Guidelines | How to Suggest a DLD | Group Administrators | Affiliation | Chatroom | Current Staff Openings
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:pointr: For all of the featured artists: If you receive a DD for one
of your pie
for this piece, Tropers in Love Tropers in LoveOnly she could lampshade a kiss.
"Hm, The Big Damn Kiss, First Kiss, Concert Kiss, and True Love's Kiss all in one. Impressive."
He chuckled. "What, not a Hollywood Kiss?"
With a smirk, she replied, "Not quite yet, but you're free to try again if you'd like."

I can't even begin to say how much of an honor this is. A trillion thanks to doodlerTM! (:icondoodlertm: ) And also to Flash Fiction Month, for motivating me to write this piece in the first place.

Wow... it had always been my goal to earn a DLD, and now I have two. Thanks so much to everyone on dA. You've helped me grow as a writer, and a person. You guys rock! :)

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Hi! I'm MoonlightWillow and I'm just an amateur writer. I'd like to get published one day but for now, I'd just like to get feedback on my work so I can improve. I'd appreciate any advice you can give me on how to improve.

Thanks for dropping by! :)

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HugQueen Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2013   Writer
:glomp: Just because! C:
princesscharming101 Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2012
Thank you so much for the fave on "Desperation" ( [link] ) ! I hope you're enjoying your Thursday, and have a great week! Make those summer days last!
Itti Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
LittleFishPenguin95 Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you very much for the fav! :tighhthug:
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slowlysailing Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
thank you so much for the fave! :D
MoonlightWillow6 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2012   Writer
You're welcome! :)
akarra Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2012  Student Writer
Your writing is wonderful! Glad to give a llama, glad to be watching. Will keep up with your gallery.

Hope you like this: some thoughts on Inception - [link]
MoonlightWillow6 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2012   Writer
Thank you so much for the watch and llama! :)

I'll be sure to take a look. ;)
enigmaticsmile Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
Thanks for collecting "mumbled piano musings". I very, very much appreciate it.
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