Story update time! We had so many, I had to bump it back to now instead of wait until tomorrow! So much for schedules.
Story: What's in a Name (Update Part 2!)
Author: Comma-Kazie and Chengar Qordath
Description: Ditzy Doo is the daughter of a prominent family in Canterlot. So why has she shown up at Rainbow Dash’s doorstep, years after they last saw each other? Rainbow is willing to go to out of her way to help an old friend, but she may get more than she bargained for: being away from home isn’t the only thing Ditzy has to adjust to...What's in a Name
Story: Petriculture (Update Sequel Part 6!)
Description: In an effort to keep her mind occupied, Twilight Sparkle decides to delve once again into the grand mysteries of Pinkie Pie. This time, Twilight's focus is on her claims of growing up on a rock farm: like so many things related to Pinkie Pie, the idea that somepony could grow rocks as an agricultural product makes absolutely no sense. However, the investigation eventually leads Twilight to a rather... surprising discovery.Petriculture
Story: Under A Luminous Sky (Update Part 8!)
[Dark] "This chilling story strikes a good balance between "placid" and "panic," and the opening chapters set the stage for what's surely going to be one Hell of a ride." -Pre reader with no name!
Author: Jake The Army Guy
Description: Equestria is a land of peace. Violent crime is almost nonexistent. Ponyville in particular hasn't had a single case of equicide in all its years of existence. But nothing lasts forever.Under A Luminous Sky
A body is discovered in the Everfree Forest. Shortly thereafter, an enigmatic stallion arrives at the local library, dispatched by Celestia herself. Faced with an obstinate police force, Twilight and this strange new pony must put the pieces together and catch a killer. But as the blood continues to spill, one thing becomes terrifyingly clear: in the dark of the Everfree, much more is at stake than mere lives.
Story: Origins of Sunny Town (Update Part 2!)
"This story is a prime example of adaptation done correctly. It respects the source material, but adds enough flair of its own to be an enjoyable work in its own right."
- Pre-Reader who likes sky pirates
Author: Zero Zivan
Description: A recounting of the story of Sunny Town inspired by Story of the Blanks, with permission from the author.Origins of Sunny Town
Story: Somepony Who Loves You (Update Sequel 2!)[Grimdark] [Sad] [Shipping] All I wanted was a picture of a zombie pony. That was a harder search than I would have thought.
Description: Sometimes, bad things happen to good ponies. Sometimes, a good pony has to do bad things. Sometimes, some of these things involve the undead.Somepony Who Loves You
Story: March to the Scaffold (Update Part 9!)
Author: Foxy Kimchi
Description: Chrysalis is brought to Canterlot to stand trial for her failed invasion. Thinking her fate is sealed, she is determined to be defiant to the very end. Loosely based on March to the Scaffold, the 4th movement of the musical piece Symphonie Fantastique by Hector Berlioz.March of the Scaffold
Story: Archives of the Friendquisition (Update Part 25!)
[Crossover] [Grimdark] [Sci-Fi]
Author: Inquisipony Stallius
Description: In the grim darkness of the far future, there are only ponies! Equestria is assailed by countless foes from without, but only the shadowy Friendquisition can protect it from the enemies within. Can one Inquisipony and his team uncover a plot that threatens to destroy everything they hold dear? Or will sinister forces prevail in an MLP future that has become like the Warhammer 40k universe, the original grimdark franchise?Archives of the Friendquisition