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FFC #20 - HiS Completed

Posted October 27th, 2018 at 08:52 PM by The Grim Reaper's Friend
Updated November 6th, 2018 at 04:56 PM by The Grim Reaper's Friend
TGRF's Fan Fiction Chronicles - Entry 20

After a day of furious writing, I have completed HiS. This isn't just another fan fiction. This is a big milestone for me, as it is the longest thing, fan fiction or otherwise, which I have ever written.

It weighs in at 219 pages, 119,364 words, and 59 chapters. At long last, I am approaching novel standards. It was the subplots which contributed to the bulk.

Immediate thoughts after writing it: optimistic. I doubt I can ever top Red, but HiS should definitely be up there with the better things I've written. There's certainly some things I need to work on, which I'll address in TLFF, but I feel that HiS is a big improvement over my last fan fiction, ACoS.

Some of the improvements I'm looking forward to sharing in HiS include the dialogue, developed subcharacters, and realistic character reactions to each other. I tried to work a lot on that, since I was feeling that a lot of the dialogue and character-to-character relations up until now have been stilted or based on cliches.

Once I go through it and work out some edits, it will be Bigga's turn to proofread and offer his opinions. He's already gone through part of it, so hopefully it won't take too long. After that, the posting will begin!

I'll keep you updated.

~TGRF.
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TheAverageFan's Avatar
219 pages? Almost but no cigar on longest fic on the site.

Look forward to reading it!

~TAF
Posted October 28th, 2018 at 03:04 AM by TheAverageFan TheAverageFan is offline
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The Grim Reaper's Friend's Avatar
Hey, I haven't edited it yet. You never know.



~TGRF.
Posted October 28th, 2018 at 10:46 PM by The Grim Reaper's Friend The Grim Reaper's Friend is offline
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Tornado's Avatar
Grats TGRF!
Posted October 31st, 2018 at 05:34 PM by Tornado Tornado is offline
 
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