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Admins and Guidelines

Hi there! :wave: Do you love fantasy? Do you love sci fi? Do you love literature? Then this is the place for you! We are a group where all you fantasy and sci fi authors out there can post your work.

We aim to gain exposure for our wonderful members, and to help them to get and to give reviews on their writing.
If this sounds like the group for you, simply click the 'Join' button in this page. Once we accept your request, you're in. Simple as that! :D

Folder Limits

Each piece submitted must be categorised correctly, according to our available folders. These folders also have a submission limit, which can be seen below.

Fantasy - Short Stories - Submission limit: 3/week

Sci Fi - Short Stories - Submission limit: 5/week

Sci Fi - Chapters - Submission limit: 5/week

Fantasy - Chapters - Submission limit: 2/week

Poetry - Submission limit: 6/week

Profiles - Submission limit: 5/week

Our Founder

The group's founder is the one that has the final say on submissions, and keeps the group running. If you have any queries about the group, you should either send a note, or get in contact with the founder.

Our Moderators

Our moderators are responsible for reviewing submissions, voting on pieces before they can be accepted into the group. You may well come across them during your time in the group, so give them love.

:iconthemachinespirit: :icontheorderofnightmare: :iconmagnius159: :iconxemthawt112: :icontakiyume: :iconrosemarielachame: :iconheronwolf: :iconazzuenwolf: :iconthe-monoblos:

Our Critique Team

If you want critique, then feel free to submit to our Critique Folder. However, we do have a 3/month limit, so try not to exceed this. If you do submit to this folder, your submission will be dealt with by our delightful Critique Team, so if you need some help, don't be shy. :D

:iconladynilstria: :iconamaranthine-eternity: :icontenshinoshin: :iconsolanova: :iconhoneythorns:

We are always looking for dedicated critiquers to join us, so if you're interested in becoming part of our critique team there are two ways to apply. If you are not yet a member of the group, you can join as a critiquer, however we would ask that you explain why you would like the position in your join request. If you are already a group member, then you can send a note to the group explaining the same.

Writing Friends

This is an invite only position, that holds no responsibility to the group. Those in this role receive special privileges, such as automatic acceptance for submissions, the occasional feature and access to the admin area. Generally, those in this role will either have formerly helped to admin the group in some way, won a contest in which it was listed as a prize, or had at least fifteen pieces accepted into the group.


We have three folders in our favourites - featured, which is for all favourites, previous picture prompts, for images that have been featured in our prompts, and helpful pieces, for works that can be of use to our members when writing.
If you want to submit a favourite, feel free. In all likelihood it will be accepted (except in previous picture prompts) so long as it relates to the group's theme (literature and/or fantasy and sci fi).
There is just one rule for submission into favourites and that is that you must not suggest your own work. We will only accept suggestions if you are suggesting the work of other people.


:bulletred: Submissions must be literature.
:bulletred: No fanfic. (Apologies to all you fanfic writers, but we would prefer original works.)
:bulletred: Submissions must have elements of fantasy and/or science fiction.
:bulletred: No prohibited content. Mature content such as scenes of extreme violence or sexual content will be accepted, so long as it stays within the rules set by dA, and has an appropriate mature content warning on it.
:bulletred: All work must be your own.
:bulletred: Please submit to the appropriate folder.
:bulletred: Please do not try to exceed folder submission limits (which can be seen above).
:bulletred: We will only accept works written in English. I'm sorry if this affects you, but we don't have the ability to monitor submissions in foreign languages.
:bulletred: We will accept visual poetry (note if clarification is needed on this).
:bulletred: Pieces must be submitted to a Literature Gallery as a text submission (not written in the author's comments).
:bulletred: Please be polite, and respectful of the group and its members.

All submissions and join requests will be reviewed before they are accepted, so don't be alarmed if there isn't an immediate response to your request. :aww:
Happy writing. :typerhappy:

Member and Affiliate News and Events

If you are a member or an affiliate and you have an event you would like advertised, don't hesitate to note us about it. Please include a link to useful details.

:iconwriterspen: has started a weekly writing prompt. All you need to do, is write a poem inspired by the prompt.
Further details can be found here.

:iconmotleydreams: will soon be holding a contest to create a cover for an erotica anthology. The max rating will be PG-13.
Further details can be found here. Any other information TBC.

:icon9bottles: is a new group focused on inspiration for writers. They are currently looking for members.
Further details can be found here.

:iconwriterswrite: is a new group for writers who are looking to improve with exercises, prompts and critiques, and are looking for new members.

:iconciarandwynvil: has recently become published with the Guardian Demon series. Enter the world of mesmerizing gay erotic paranormal fantasy in Guardian Demon Series that will hold you prisoner to unforgettable stories of life, love and lust set amid an intriguing fantasy world. Unique storytelling will captivate you by vivid imagery, narratives told from multiple points of view and explorations of the darker side of D/s theme where safe words aren’t used.
More information on the books/author can be found here and here.

:iconliterarymovement: is a new group for bringing writers together as a community. They have games, activities and contests, and aim to provide more feedback to writers.
More information can be found here and here.

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Group Info

Do you love fantasy? Do you love sci fi? Do you love literature? Then this is the place for you! We are a group where all you fantasy and sci fi authors out there can post your work.

We aim to gain exposure for our wonderful members, and to help them to get and to give reviews on their writing. We have a prompts section for those with writers' block, and a critique folder for those who want more detailed feedback, amongst other features. This is intended to be a comfortable place for fantasty and sci fi authors to showcase their works.
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Admin Vacancies

:bulletred:Moderators: Currently unlimited openings. Information for applying here.

:bulletred:Critiquers: Unlimited openings. Information for applying here.

Note the group with any applications and/or questions on these vacancies.

"Beta Buddies"

For many serious writers, an important part of improvement is detailed feedback. But, as I'm sure we've all found, it is not so easy to come by. Therefore, we present to you the "Beta Buddy" feature.

Opt into this feature, and you will be randomly paired with another member who has also signed up. Each pair will then become "Beta Buddies", which basically means that they will be each others' beta reader (someone who reads over drafts in order to provide detailed feedback).

For more information on this feature, please look here.

Current "Buddies"
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:iconsionnadehr: : :iconxxharlequin7xx::iconemptyspaceplz::icontariencole: : :iconkreepingspawn:
:iconmaka-lust: : :iconjaydenrose::iconemptyspaceplz::iconhparrott97: : :icon666vampirelestat:
:iconomegaz-7: : :iconpurenightshade::iconemptyspaceplz::iconeverlastingmemoirs: : :iconwritehor:
:iconnutkayss: : :iconlinaket::iconemptyspaceplz::icondaydreaming247: : :iconnamenameone:
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:icontwipplestoast: : :iconmetarex12::iconemptyspaceplz::iconelegantfaith: : :iconchildofthewest:
:iconheronwolf: : :iconsolanova::iconemptyspaceplz::icondelta-13: : :iconcrumbledwings:
:iconcoramyrth: : :iconlightoverpowers58::iconemptyspaceplz::iconsbazely: : :iconxeg0:
:iconsanitywriter: : :iconmrmeowmerz::iconemptyspaceplz::icongoldenclockwerk: : :icondeaniamh:
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Tha-ddaeus Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist Writer
Hey everyone glad to be here, this looks like a great group. Thanks for accepting me.
BlackAlbatross1 Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2015
Oh, I forgot to ask! Can I submit one story into both Critique Folder and another folder? Like when I want to submit a story where everyone can read but also want to receive critiques?
KittyNocturna Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
My book is published at last! The Raven's War by Patricia LeAne Owens, published by Dark Oaks Press. It's available on their website,, and Barnes and Nobles.
Phabee Featured By Owner Jul 2, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Good afternoon,
This Group is full of very talented Writers! I offer you the opportunity to spread the word and translate your poetry/prose. Thus, your art will become more comprehensible even for people who don't speak English very well. I am a university student of Translation and Interpreting, so if you're interested in translating your art, feel free to contact me. I can translate into French, Italian and Spanish.
Best wishes,
Unicornlovesdeer Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2014  Student Writer
hey everyone, exciting news! i just published my first ever novel on the kindle store for $.99 and i’m so happy because it’s the culmination of three years of hard work!
if you guys would consider purchasing it and maybe look at it and give me feedback..? i’d be eternally grateful:

thanks lovelies xoxo

i'm so happy to finally have it out to the world, especially since i'm so lazy i thought it would never be finished! yay for accomplishments!
Walt-Marsters Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2014
Unicornlovesdeer Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014  Student Writer
Thank you so much!
Walt-Marsters Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2014
You're welcome
SarahMyriaCarter Featured By Owner Feb 26, 2014  Professional Writer
I am the author of the Series Seekers…

And was wondering if I can submit my book covers here
rnlaurie Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014
This is quite an amazing page. Thank you for all the info
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