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Growing Super

Name of Web-Serial: Growing Super Posting Schedule:  Wednesdays  *After September 17, posts will be on Sundays* Post Minimum: 700 words Genres: Superhero Graphic Elements: Minor Violence When you live in the city that has the highest concentration of supers, Corelia, you get used to

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Starborne Academy

Name of Web-Serial: Starborne Academy Posting Schedule:  Sunday Post Minimum: 250-500 Words Genres: Superhero, Space Marine, Sci-fi, YA Graphic Elements: PG Summary: Starborne Academy — The elite officer training school for the United Starborne Corps. Our story follows three female cadets–Elizabeth (Liz) Grissom, Gemini(Gem) Schirra,

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Octo-Boy

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  Name of Web-Serial: Octo-Boy Posting Schedule:  monthly Post Minimum: 1000 words Genres: superhero Graphic Elements:  mild violence Summary: What if Flash Thompson got superpowers? What if SpiderMan looked more like the freak Steve Ditko had intended? These are the

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OCTO-BOY # 1: Octo-Boy’s First Day part 1 by J. Vandersteen

OCTO-BOY # 1:  Octo-Boy’s First Day part 1 by J. Vandersteen   Bay City. A Toyota drives past several stores. Inside are a young man, in his teens with reddish hair. Next to him a woman in her early forties

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OCTO-BOY # 2:  Octo-Boy’s First Day part 2 by J. Vandersteen

  – OCTO-BOY:  Octo-Boy’s First Day part 2 by J. Vandersteen Bay City. Octo-Boy swings from building to building, using his tentacles. He thinks, My mom… In the hospital. It’s what I’ve always been afraid of! He lands on top

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OCTO-BOY # 3:  Raider Attack! by J. Vandersteen

  – OCTO-BOY:  Raider Attack! by J. Vandersteen   Matt Tatum sits at the breakfast table, eating cereal. He thinks, “I just had to call in sick at school today. I really want to be there at the hospital when

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OCTO-BOY # 4:  Raiders Unmasked! by J. Vandersteen

– OCTO-BOY:  Raiders Unmasked! by J. Vandersteen   Matt Tatum walks into the hallway where Agent Johnson is sitting, having just discovered a spot of ink behind the FBI agent’s ear that might have come from his ink glands. “Are

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Octo-Boy # 5: Wrecked!

Octo-Boy in Wrecked! Matt Tatum is in his local 7-11 along with his girlfriend, Jenny. “I really need some Butterfingers,” she says. “Do you want anything?” “Nah, Coach told me to watch what I eat,” Matt says. “Good thing I’m

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Birth of a Hero

Name of Web-Serial: Birth of a Hero Posting Schedule:  Mondays Post Minimum:250 words Genres: Action, Superhero, Drama Graphic Elements: Language, violence, imagery, some sexual situations Brief Summary or Premise: Nathan Laurent, scion and black sheep of Port City’s ruling family, entered a downward

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Prologue: Floating – part one

Grey. That was the color of his world. The grey of a heavy London fog. The kind that clung to the skin, muffled sound and seeped into the throat and lungs with every breath, making breathing difficult. The grey even

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