Award June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

(This is a thread from Mizahar's fantasy role playing forum. Why don't you register today? This message is not shown when you are logged in. Come roleplay with us, it's fun!)

IC News travels slowly in Mizahar. Fortunately there is a constant stream of news from around campfires, from caravan to caravan and from merchants to merchants. Within this forum lies the best of the best of this talk. Also, within this forum, OOC news from the staff and players can be found. This forum requires all posts to be 'approved' by a Founder before they are displayed. So if you post within, be patient. Your post did display - it simply will not show to everyone until approved as actual 'news'. Please keep all Introductions, Status Updates, and various other discussions in their appropriate forums and leave this area for game news!

June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

Postby Gossamer on June 2nd, 2018, 3:36 am



Image

Stargazing by Ambrosia Alar


Asterope, the last Featured Thread Winner, writes...

For this month's featured thread, I've picked Stargazing by Ambrosia Alar.

It's a bit of a 'day in the life' thread (or night, in this case) but rather than being potentially boring or dull, it's very sweet and fun. It really focuses on the relationship Ambrosia has with her sisters, and I find it delves into all of their personalities quite well. Especially as someone who's been following Ambrosia's plot of having her youngest sister be missing, I really loved seeing the three of them in action together. Knowing the outcome of that plot also makes this read in particular very bittersweet.

The dialogue between the sisters is well-written and comes off naturally; I really felt as if I was catching a private glimpse into the lives of three siblings rather than it just being Ambrosia and two NPCs who happen to be her sisters.

On top of that, the thread has a very whimsical feeling to it with the subject of stargazing. The story Ambrosia tells Bethany and Tessa about the Aquiras Gate constellation is lovely and riveting. It's always great to see development done in-game, and I know that Ambrosia has been working on developing constellations OOC, so reading that was delightful.

Ambrosia is overall a lovely writer; I always enjoy reading her threads, and I can't wait to see more of her in the future.


Don't forget, Ambrosia, that you need to pick one for the next round of Features and PM me by the middle of the month. :)
Gossamer

BBC CodeHelp DeskStarting GuideRiverfallSyka
Special ProjectsSykafall Coordination


Mon Weds Fri: Mod Posts Tues Thurs Sat: PC Posts Sun: Quest Posts
User avatar
Gossamer
Words reveal soul.
 
Posts: 19082
Words: 5131751
Joined roleplay: March 23rd, 2009, 4:40 pm
Location: Cyphrus RS & Founder
Blog: View Blog (24)
Race: Staff account
Office
Scrapbook
Plotnotes
Medals: 9
Featured Thread (1) Artist (1)
Trailblazer (1) One Thousand Posts! (1)
Hyperposter (1) One Million Words! (1)
Extreme Scrapbooker (1) Power Fork (1)
Thunderspork (1)

June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

Postby Azmere on June 2nd, 2018, 3:42 am

I really enjoyed this thread, too. Well deserved!
Attn: GradersObservation is maxed. Thank you for all your hard work.


where do you go when you don't know who you are?
User avatar
Azmere
Seeker of the Lost
 
Posts: 669
Words: 663455
Joined roleplay: October 14th, 2015, 11:57 pm
Location: Cyphrus
Race: Human, Drykas
Character sheet
Storyteller secrets
Scrapbook
Medals: 2
Mizahar Grader (1) Overlored (1)

June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

Postby Allassanachassanya on June 2nd, 2018, 11:54 am

Aw that was freakin' lovely! Well done Ambro, great storytelling. :)
Image
Thread partners: I'm terribly sorry, I'll be replying as fast as I can,
but I have a lot of well-overdue job threads to finish.
In the meantime, bear with me!
You're all stars.
User avatar
Allassanachassanya
Sifting through the bones
 
Posts: 273
Words: 182043
Joined roleplay: August 20th, 2016, 5:05 pm
Location: Alvadas
Race: Dhani
Character sheet
Storyteller secrets
Scrapbook
Plotnotes
Medals: 3
Featured Thread (1) Mizahar Grader (1)
Donor (1)

June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

Postby Anibesa on June 2nd, 2018, 12:32 pm

This was a lovely thread to read! I'm gonna have to read more of your threads Ambro :)
Lethaefal-Svefra
Day Night
Eyes Blue Blue
Hair Auburn Black
Horns Green
Skin Fair and freckled Marble like, cool toned and shimmering
User avatar
Anibesa
Svefra by Day, Letheafal by Night
 
Posts: 183
Words: 138254
Joined roleplay: July 12th, 2017, 2:27 pm
Location: Syka/UK
Race: Ethaefal
Character sheet
Storyteller secrets
Scrapbook
Plotnotes

June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

Postby Carasch Voratus on June 2nd, 2018, 2:24 pm

What an amazing thread! To be completely honest, I'll have to read your threads back to back sometime.
I need to know more about Ambrosia and the two sisters now.
'Power breeds Paranoia.'
Carasch Voratus
Player
 
Posts: 12
Words: 5637
Joined roleplay: May 19th, 2018, 4:34 am
Race: Human
Character sheet

June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

Postby Antipodes on June 4th, 2018, 5:29 am

Yesss, this thread is a delight! Well deserved, Ambro! Looking forward to seeing what else you get up to with the new character!
Image
cs review starting package cs help cs templates discord
User avatar
Antipodes
your guide to the other side
 
Posts: 46
Words: 15633
Joined roleplay: December 18th, 2017, 9:14 pm
Race: Staff account
Medals: 2
Featured Contributor (1) Artist (1)

June 2018's Featured Thread Is...

Postby Solstice on June 7th, 2018, 2:28 am

You're such an awesome writer Ambro. You should be really proud of yourself! You did great!
Image
User avatar
Solstice
Player
 
Posts: 28
Words: 6750
Joined roleplay: June 3rd, 2018, 3:05 am
Race: Staff account


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests