What's your favorite genre?

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Re: What's your favorite genre?

Post by kingslexasoh1000 » 11 Nov 2017, 12:55

My favorite genre is fantasy, action, comedy & thriller

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Post by Rebeccaej » 19 Nov 2017, 15:15

Soft sci-fi that's heavy on the world building, and character-driven pieces that are heavy on the psychology, with hints of an odd, not-quite-our-world in the background.

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Post by Bok48 » 22 Jan 2018, 16:08

I am interested in prose such as short stories and novels.
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Post by tmazonga » 23 Jan 2018, 06:55

My favourite genre is poetry but people say I`m very good at the short story.

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Post by Camille Turner » 03 Mar 2018, 10:36

I love many different types of writing but my favorite might be children's books!

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Post by rave_2 » 10 Mar 2018, 18:37

I mostly like mystery, action/adventure, and fantasy.

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Post by KRay93 » 11 Mar 2018, 10:12

When writing, I have the exact same preferences as when reading. I've always liked fantasy and science fiction, especially those stories that focuses on building literary universes while trying to be as "realistic" as possible. Outside of that, I like detective novels and thrillers with action elements. In fact, when writing novels of the first two genres that I mentioned, I prefer to add elements of the last two to make them more "complete".

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Post by Tcutshall » 12 Mar 2018, 09:55

I tend to write in the genres I enjoy reading. At the moment I’m really into reading romantic suspense and erotic romance. Lol what can I say, I like plenty of heat with my romance.

I have also begun reading regency romance and it’s a new type of romance for me.

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