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'''Mainstream & Realistic Fiction''' is a genre set in contemporary times, about the lives and times of ordinary (or not-so-ordinary) people.  It lacks the speculative elements of genres like [[fantasy]] and [[Science Fiction|science fiction]].
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'''Realistic Fiction''' is a genre set in contemporary-ish times, about the lives and times of ordinary (or not-so-ordinary) people.  It lacks the speculative elements of genres like [[fantasy]] and [[Science Fiction|science fiction]] and is generally more plot-driven than [[Literary Fiction]].
  
 
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The '''Realistic Fiction''' forum is for writers in the real world, writing about the real world. It was known as Mainstream & Realistic Fiction until 2019.
= Forum =
 
'''Mainstream & Realistic Fiction''' is a forum for writers in the real world, writing about the real world.
 
  
 
== Forum Description ==  
 
== Forum Description ==  
<blockquote>"Like to keep it real? This is the home for plot-driven stories you can read in a single sitting. Real world, realistic people, realistic situations... but still fiction!" (2015-present)<br>
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<blockquote>"Like to keep it real? This is the home for plot-driven stories you can read in a single sitting. Real world, realistic people, realistic situations... but still fiction!" (2015-present)</blockquote>
"Story-driven, able to be gobbled up in a single transcontinental plane ride. May contain elements of some or all other genres."(???-2014)</blockquote>
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<blockquote>"Story-driven, able to be gobbled up in a single transcontinental plane ride. May contain elements of some or all other genres."(???-2014)</blockquote>
  
=== Topics and Threads ===
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== Topics and Threads ==
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* A thread looking for writing buddies
  
=== Moderators ===  
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== Moderators ==
==== Current Moderators ====
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=== Current Moderators ===
 
* [[Heather Dudley]] (2015-present)
 
* [[Heather Dudley]] (2015-present)
* [https://nanowrimo.org/participants/rachel-b-moore Rachel B. Moore] (2017-present)
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* The global [[moderator]]s (September 2019-present)
  
==== Former Moderators ====
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=== Former Moderators ===
 
* shatterglass (???-2014)
 
* shatterglass (???-2014)
 
* Loriba
 
* Loriba
 
* [http://nanowrimo.org/participants/skybluefusion skybluefusion] (2015-2016)
 
* [http://nanowrimo.org/participants/skybluefusion skybluefusion] (2015-2016)
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* [https://nanowrimo.org/participants/rachel-b-moore Rachel B. Moore] (2017-September 2019)
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
* [http://nanowrimo.org/forums/mainstream-fiction NaNoWriMo forum for Mainstream & Realistic Fiction]
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* [https://forums.nanowrimo.org/c/genres/realistic-fiction NaNoWriMo forum for Realistic Fiction]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 17:36, 18 May 2020

Realistic Fiction is a genre set in contemporary-ish times, about the lives and times of ordinary (or not-so-ordinary) people. It lacks the speculative elements of genres like fantasy and science fiction and is generally more plot-driven than Literary Fiction.

The Realistic Fiction forum is for writers in the real world, writing about the real world. It was known as Mainstream & Realistic Fiction until 2019.

Forum Description

"Like to keep it real? This is the home for plot-driven stories you can read in a single sitting. Real world, realistic people, realistic situations... but still fiction!" (2015-present)

"Story-driven, able to be gobbled up in a single transcontinental plane ride. May contain elements of some or all other genres."(???-2014)

Topics and Threads

  • A thread looking for writing buddies

Moderators

Current Moderators

Former Moderators

External Links