Tangled Roots Trilogy & Side-Stories

  • Tangled Roots The CMC know that Babs Seed was bullied in Manehatten, but how bad could things really have been? by Bad_Seed_72 96,145 words · 5,504 views · 627 likes · 12 dislikes
  • Sweet Apple Anthology First sequel to Tangled Roots. After Babs Seed moves to Sweet Apple Acres, seven years of lessons about friendship, love, and family shape her into the mare she ultimately becomes. by Bad_Seed_72 141,432 words · 2,058 views · 271 likes · 5 dislikes
  • Severed Roots Third and final installment in the "Tangled Roots" timeline. When our heroes of the West and our villains in the East clash at last, who will be left standing? by Bad_Seed_72 216,687 words · 1,103 views · 178 likes · 5 dislikes

Featured Stories

  • A Night On Deck One night aboard a cruise ship, Noteworthy recounts his journey from musical prodigy to traveling musician to an unexpected fan. In the end, he learns what "freedom" truly means. by Bad_Seed_72 9,161 words · 1,376 views · 115 likes · 4 dislikes
  • Anxiety Recurrent nightmares and newfound anxiety make Spike come face-to-face with his greatest fear. What if Twilight never needed him in the first place? by Bad_Seed_72 10,788 words · 8,813 views · 804 likes · 8 dislikes
  • Between The Lines After Twilight delivers a batch of books to Sweet Apple Acres as a gesture of goodwill, she finds that Big Macintosh is not interested in her offerings. Through her efforts to discover why, she inadvertently discovers his most shameful secret. by Bad_Seed_72 11,547 words · 4,140 views · 646 likes · 5 dislikes
  • Big Horseshoes When asked to write an essay on his hero for a school assignment, Rumble writes about the only pony he can think of who's deserving of the title: the stallion who's loved, protected, and cared for him the most. by Bad_Seed_72 6,929 words · 3,428 views · 528 likes · 5 dislikes
  • Elegy Of Emptiness Vinyl Scratch knew from the day they met that she and Octavia would be friends forever. However, as time goes on, not all foalhood promises seem concrete. Time, after all, changes everything. by Bad_Seed_72 12,713 words · 1,935 views · 165 likes · 1 dislikes

Featured Stories

  • Forecast Caramel wakes up and goes to work. It's a normal day, like any other. It's raining. But the sun's still shining. And that's alright. by Bad_Seed_72 6,998 words · 999 views · 116 likes · 1 dislikes
  • Just Like Her During one particularly stressful day, Sweetie Belle gets into Rarity's makeup. Rarity demands an explanation. The answer isn't quite as simple as one sister trying to emulate another. by Bad_Seed_72 6,824 words · 5,969 views · 707 likes · 6 dislikes
  • Sky-Dance In Dreams After the Canterlot Wedding, Rainbow Dash goes on her nightly flight, per usual. This time, she doesn't fly alone. by Bad_Seed_72 3,564 words · 4,340 views · 300 likes · 5 dislikes
  • The Ocean Applejack and Rarity finally admit their feelings for each other, but at one of the worst possible times. Can their love survive the distance? by Bad_Seed_72 10,256 words · 2,708 views · 157 likes · 10 dislikes
  • What Hath Joined Together Sequel to "The Order". Despite receiving a harsh reprimand from Captain Ironhoof, Flash Sentry still struggles with his feelings for Twilight. When he is assigned to escort her to the Crystal Empire, tensions on all sides escalate. by Bad_Seed_72 74,980 words · 3,150 views · 593 likes · 64 dislikes

Latest Stories

  • Sympathy For The DevilWhile locked away in Tartarus, Lord Tirek finds that his ultimate desire has been fulfilled.3,000 words ·864 views ·162 likes ·5 dislikes
  • Between The LinesAfter Twilight delivers a batch of books to Sweet Apple Acres as a gesture of goodwill, she finds that Big Macintosh is not interested in her offerings. Through her efforts to discover why, she inadvertently discovers his most shameful secret.11,547 words ·4,140 views ·646 likes ·5 dislikes
  • Completely PlatonicCaramel and Big Macintosh have been best friends since they were colts. However, some ponies have other ideas about the extent of their relationship...4,069 words ·1,336 views ·239 likes ·12 dislikes
  • Just Like HerDuring one particularly stressful day, Sweetie Belle gets into Rarity's makeup. Rarity demands an explanation. The answer isn't quite as simple as one sister trying to emulate another.6,824 words ·5,969 views ·707 likes ·6 dislikes
  • ForecastCaramel wakes up and goes to work. It's a normal day, like any other. It's raining. But the sun's still shining. And that's alright.6,998 words ·999 views ·116 likes ·1 dislikes
  • Elegy Of EmptinessVinyl Scratch knew from the day they met that she and Octavia would be friends forever. However, as time goes on, not all foalhood promises seem concrete. Time, after all, changes everything.12,713 words ·1,935 views ·165 likes ·1 dislikes

Top Favorites

  • As the Days Go Pinkie Pie and Twilight Sparkle have a house by the shore together. Many years have gone by. Sometimes, every day is hard. by darf 3,552 words · 3,287 views · 280 likes · 19 dislikes
  • At Home on the Range After a successful sonic rainboom shatters all of Applejack's windows Rainbow must work off the debt by Mr Maximus 40,078 words · 19,052 views · 1,428 likes · 46 dislikes
  • Biblical Monsters "Put your boots on," Adams said. "There's a biblical monster in my house." by Horse Voice 10,947 words · 10,850 views · 1,353 likes · 141 dislikes
  • Bitter Harvest Golden Harvest isn't jealous. Sure, her neighbor has glamor, adventure, friends and firm, toned flanks, but she isn't jealous. Nope, not jealous at all. by Esle Ynopemos 17,919 words · 3,366 views · 603 likes · 10 dislikes
  • Brushed Away For Troy the Gryphon, life in Equestria wasn't exactly as fulfilling as he imagined on his own. However, after volunteering to help out with a storm prepping project, he discovers a pony who helps to change everything. by TheVClaw 225,655 words · 1,624 views · 209 likes · 11 dislikes

Top Favorites

  • Cute Without The "E" Babs Seed shows Apple Bloom around a part of Manehatten. by Regidar 3,980 words · 1,870 views · 260 likes · 20 dislikes
  • More Than Your Best If trying your best doesn't help, what more can you do? Scootaloo learns the honest truth about hard work from a certain pony. by RagingPonyRider 7,793 words · 577 views · 82 likes · 0 dislikes
  • Perception Scootaloo is alone. She's failed her family, her friends, her destiny - everything. Running away from her problems, Scootaloo lost herself in the sprawling city of Las Pegasus. Now, her life is meaningless... until a letter arrives from Ponyvill by DeepShift 40,284 words · 1,124 views · 107 likes · 3 dislikes
  • Remember Me Spike's been feeling down on himself lately. Perhaps a flower might help? by Avox 8,373 words · 2,611 views · 527 likes · 8 dislikes
  • Shiver Endless winter befalls Ponyville and drains colour from the world by 2D-kun 7,487 words · 260 views · 54 likes · 2 dislikes

Top Favorites

  • Stages It was supposed to be Octavia’s first big moment in her beginning career. To her dismay a unicorn named Vinyl Scratch stole her spotlight and left an impression on the cellist she would so soon not forget. by Bunnybooze79 84,109 words · 430 views · 41 likes · 1 dislikes
  • The Ballad of Echo the Diamond Dog A human finds himself in Equestria... He decides to forsake Ponyville and see the world instead. by Rust 129,327 words · 22,962 views · 2,994 likes · 80 dislikes
  • The Carnivore's Prayer It is their nature by Cold in Gardez 9,679 words · 4,007 views · 464 likes · 7 dislikes
  • The Road Not Traveled After Shining Armor's wedding, Mac reflects on the time he spent with him trying to become a guard. by Mr Maximus 16,349 words · 1,920 views · 182 likes · 33 dislikes