• Story Updates - October 23rd



    Suddenly STORY UPDATE SWARM. I don't know what this happens, but you all tend to send them at the same time.

    Go get a bunch below.


    Story: The Application of Unified Harmony Magics (Update Sequel)



    [Alternate Universe][Slice of Life]

    Author: Novel Idea
    Description:
    In an Equestria where the Sonic Rainboom never happened, Sunset Shimmer is the prized pupil of the Princess of the Sun. As Sunset struggles to make up for her past misdeeds and come to terms with the pony she wants to be, Celestia sends her to find the classic work ‘Applications of Unified Harmony Magic’ from the Royal Canterlot Archives.
    Right after lunch, some meddling by her friends and meeting somepony with firsthoof experience of the Sunset she used to be.
    The Application of Unified Harmony Magics

    Story: The World Within the Web (New Part 26!)



    [Alternate Universe][Adventure][Human]

    Author: Lord Max
    Description:
    Across the great kingdoms of the Internet, a new power has arisen.
    Rising from the dark shores of the Chan, these men and women walk the Web and commune with their mystical benefactors - strange and colorful figures from another world, whom their followers know only as the "Six Friends Who Are One." A carefully guarded peace exists between those who venerate the Six and those who resist them, one that has lasted many years.
    Now, however, war looms once again. A Knight Moderator and his squire lie murdered in a dying city-site. Blame shifts to the blameless, and a small team of followers sworn to the Generous and Honest Friends must sail across the world to prove their innocence and save their brothers. All the while, they must contend with the forces of a hostile court, an unrelenting judge, assassins, anarchists, sorcerers, and one of their own as well - the fanatical Warden of All Honesty. Beneath everything is a vast conspiracy, holding a secret that will shake not only the Brony Collective, but all of the World Within the Web.
    The World Within the Web (Update Part 26!)

    Story: Planet Hell: The Redemption of Harmony (Update 12-13!)


    [Sci-fi][Adventure][Romance]

    Author: Solocitizen


    Description: This is the long dark night of the soul. More than 10,000 years have passed since Celestia’s reign over Equestria ended and the entire continent sank into the ocean and faded into myth and legend. Although the pony tribes have colonized the stars, the earth ponies have lost their connection to the land, the unicorns no longer think magic even exists, and the pegasus tribe has forgotten how to fly. Although the principles of magic and friendship and Harmony are under constant assault in this age of war and strife, a pegasus named Thunder Gale has travelled to the ends of the galaxy in search of a long, lost friend of his. His search has led him to a planet where the old ways have not been entirely forgotten and evils left dormant since Celestia’s time stir once again. In order to survive the night, he’ll have to seek out guidance in the last place he ever thought of looking: the wings on his back. 
    Not a crossover nor an alternate universe, this is the far future and all this has happened before, and will happen again.

    Planet Hell: The Redemption of Harmony (New Parts 12-13!)

    Story: The Silver Standard (Update Part 17!)



    [Slice of Life]

    Author: PatchworkPoltergeist

    Description:
    Once upon a time, Silver Spoon's life made sense. She had the right friends, the right house, and the right school for a young lady coming up in the world. Once upon a time, Silver Spoon lived amongst proud towers in a vibrant, bustling city that never slept.
    Now she lives in Ponyville. It's not so terrible once one gets used it it. Silver's learned to appreciate some ponies, harbor grudges for others, and tolerate the rest. But sometimes, she wonders if one pony in particular is as popular as she previously assumed.
    For Silver Spoon, reputation is everything. Is this friendship really worth the risk?

    The Silver Standard (New Part 17!)

    Story: dC/dt ≠ 0 (Update Part 21!)


    [Slice of Life]

    Author: Zeroxion564


    Description: "I asked a changeling once why they would think peace with Equestria was possible. Their response was the title to this book. I had asked a question on politics and gotten a calculus equation in response. Changelings are odd like that sometimes. They see things differently than the rest of us. I ended up pondering his response for a long time and even dusted off my old calculus books to look for an answer. One day it just clicked in my head what he was trying to say. 
    Changelings are capable of change. 
    It was a somewhat redundant answer, and it was a really bizarre way to give it, but I understood what he meant. Changelings, just like ponies, are capable of both good and bad, We could make peace with them, and help them learn to better themselves. That was what the changelings wanted, and ponies everywhere were fighting it. It is for that reason I began creating this book. Within this tome you will find a collection of essays, more like candid stories really, directly from Princess Twilight Sparkle, the Princess of Friendship, and Prince Morpheus, leader of the Changeling Hive. These reports detail their lives from the day negotiations began. That is the day the Prince himself began living in Ponyville, and it comes with the story of how he and the little town came to adapt to each other as negotiations were occurring. It is my hope seeing their story will show anypony reading this there is no reason to distrust the changelings so, and, perhaps, it will give you insight into the strange little changelings as well. They truly want peace, and, despite the treaties being signed, we can only truly give it to them when we let go of our distrust." 
    Changing Times, Author of dC/dt ≠ 0

    dC/dt ≠ 0 (New Part 21!)

    Story: The Mare Who Once Lived on the Moon (Update Part 5!)


    [Romance]

    Author: MrNumbers

    Quote: Even from the very beginning, this story's ability to turn simple events into engaging prose is is really impressive.  Highly recommended.  ~Pre-reader Pabst


    Description:
    In a world of brass and steam, Twilight Sparkle had thought she had made a life-changing discovery with the invention of the telescope.
    In a very real sense, she was correct.
    Now her discovery has not only changed her life, but the lives of those she seeks out in her desperate attempt to contact the only other creature as lonely as Twilight herself.
    It all would have been much simpler, but it had to be the one Twilight could only call The Mare on the Moon.
    Decidedly not within walking distance, then

    The Mare Who Once Lived on the Moon (New Part 5!) 



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