Share the story of your best friend. Or how family life shapes your daily adventure. And we're all looking for a little romance.
Technology is touching more areas in our lives every day. The benefits are virtually endless but there are costs too. Share your news, views and inspiration about science and technology here.
Cameras may be the ultimate gear. Our image-rich society offers endless opportunities to shoot, share and enjoy. What's your favorite kit?
The dream of four wheels has been a passion for nearly a century. Plenty to talk about here.
WriterShelf is the place to talk about work - past, present and future.
Use the privacy of pen names to share your current experience, advise folks just entering the workforce or comment on what's new in the job market.
Because WriterShelf i...
We're entering a golden age of gaming. Who knows what's coming next. Share your experience and expertise with the world.
Everyone has a family story to tell. Or ideas to share. Families are a path, an institution and a destination. Share your insights here.
Sometimes the most important things can be the hardest to say. Using a pen name gives you the freedom to share your feelings without the strings. To get things out. Plus, exuberance can be catching! Your catharsis awaits.
Family, friends, food, festivities and just plain fun. You're doing it. Let's hear about it! Everyone needs a pen name shaped just right to talk about our particular box of chocolates.
A pen name is the perfect way to let others walk a mile in your shoes. Open up while remaining mysterious. Start the conversation you always wanted to have. Enjoy the freedom to be yourself and let the world know what makes you tick.
You're here. My Say is the perfect spot to post your first WriterShelf article. Tell the world what's on your mind. Try on one of your new pen names and see how it fits. Run some circles round your moon (or sun) and share what you discover.
WriterShelf is the brainchild of Anthony Hu and Dwight Jurling, with a good deal of help from their friends. Anthony and Dwight originally joined forces at Ulead Systems, the first software company to gain a listing on the Taiwan Stock Exchange. A...
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How many pen names can I have?
You can have as many pen names as you like. Just one if you want. WriterShelf does not have a set limit on the number of pen names you create.
Are there pen names I can’t use?
Pen names are pr...
For as long as there have been books, there have been authors who write under pen names. For some it was a way to stay out of trouble. For others, it was a way to stir some up!
Robinson Crusoe was just one of the many pen names of Daniel Foe....
WriterShelf is a writer’s platform that lets you publish using pen names. From experimenting with new voices to building your own community, WriterShelf is a place to share and interact safely and with confidence.
Create a Community (or Several...
WriterShelf is a writer's platform that lets you share your ideas using pen names. It's also a reader’s destination where you can discover the work of others and engage in authentic conversations.
The Value of Pen Names
Pen names give you the ...
“A pen name is a writer’s best friend.”
“While I was writing I assumed it would be published under a pseudonym, and that liberated me: what I wrote was exactly what I wanted to read.”
As a Writer
WriterShelf is a unique...
It's the Trailblazers. Round one of the playoffs starts this weekend, with the first two games in Oakland.
Charles Barkley thinks the Blazers will win at least'two games against the Warriors. I'm guessing only one.
I say the Dubs will take ...