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  • 3 weeks
    Phishing Awareness

    Have you ever found yourself in a situation like this?



    And then you magically find yourself in a suspiciously familiar site, except that you're not logged in, and it requires you to do so?

    Well. Don't log in. This is a scam, and a cheap one at that. 

    There've been recent attempts to obtain Fimfiction users’ personal data, like passwords and/or emails through links like the one I'm making fun of above. And a distressing amount of people don't seem to know what phishing attempts are.

    If you HAVE entered a site like this and put in your data, make sure to follow these basic steps at least.

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    159 comments · 6,684 views
  • 15 weeks
    All Our Best [Royal Canterlot Library]

    As should be obvious from 15 months without a feature, life has taken the Royal Canterlot Library curators in different directions. While there’s still plenty of awesome stories being written in the My Little Pony fandom, we’re no longer actively working to spotlight them, and it’s time to officially draw the project to a close.

    Thank you for all of your support, suggestions, and comments over the years. We’re grateful to have been able to share seven years of exemplary stories with you, and give more insight into the minds behind them. In the spirit of the project, please keep reading and recommending fantastic fics to friends—the community is enriched when we all share what we love.

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    91 comments · 10,009 views
  • 20 weeks
    Jinglemas 2021 has come to a close!

    Jinglemas had 114 stories written and exchanged this year!
    You can read them all here, in the Jinglemas 2021 folder!

    Jhoira wrote The Hearths Warming Eve Guest for EngageBook
    GaPJaxie wrote Twilight and Spike Hide a Body for Telly Vision
    SnowOriole wrote The Armor Hypothesis for BaeroRemedy
    snappleu wrote Words Said So Often That They Lack Any Meaning for Trick Question
    NeirdaE wrote Starlight and Trixie Direct a Play for Moosetasm
    Ninjadeadbeard wrote Garland Graveyard Shift for NeirdaE
    Roundabout Recluse wrote Apples to Apples for Ninjadeadbeard
    MistyShadowz wrote The Times We Shared for NaiadSagaIotaOar
    Petrichord wrote A Gentle Nudge for Angel Midnight
    Jade Ring wrote Past, Future, and Present for Frazzle2Dazzle
    Jake The Army Guy wrote The Big Talk for Dreadnought
    The Red Parade wrote Heart Strings for Franso
    Greatazuredragon wrote A Hearth’s Warming Question for GaPJaxie

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    19 comments · 5,019 views
  • 50 weeks
    Reunions: A Swapped Roles Contest!

    Okay guys here's something fun presented by Nitro Indigo.

    Presented by me, I guess, but I digress.

    Last year, I (Nitro Indigo) noticed that there was a surprising lack of roleswap fanfics on this site. To fix that, I decided to run a roleswap contest over the summer themed around secrets. While it didn’t get many entries, it nevertheless attracted the attention of some big authors and was the origin of two of my favourite fics. Overall, I think it was a success, so I’ve decided to run another one!

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  • 123 weeks
    Minor Rules and Reporting Update

    Hope everyone is enjoying the new year.

    Some small changes have been made to our rules as well as to the reporting process.

    Rules

    "No attacks directed at individuals or groups due to race, gender, gender identity, religion or sexual identity."

    This better clarifies our previously ill-defined hate speech rule and includes groups as well as individual attacks.

    "No celebration, glorification or encouragement of real life criminal activity."

    This includes past, present and potential future crimes.

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    747 comments · 14,163 views
  • 125 weeks
    Jinglemas 2019

    There's truly no time like the holidays. What's better than copious amounts of food, quality time with family and friends, hearing the sweet sound of Trans-Siberian Orchestra on repeat, and unmanagble financial stress from our capitalist overlords?

    Gift exchanges of course!


    Our Own Little Way of bringing Hearth's Warming to Fimfiction

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    28 comments · 6,992 views
  • 145 weeks
    "Ponyfic: There Can Be Only One" wrap-up [Royal Canterlot Library]

    We're still recovering this week from the fandom's final Bronycon.  (In some cases literally — a con-crud-ridden Horizon is dragging himself out of bed to write this.)  So in lieu of a Bronycon-week feature, we'd like to talk a little bit about the panel we hosted to find THE FANDOM'S BEST FANFIC™.

    We've got a full writeup on our royalcanterlotlibrary.net website — including the complete bracket of 16 fics in contention for the title; shout-outs to great fics which we couldn't fit on the shortlist; and the full results of audience and curator voting.

    Our hearty congratulations to Monochromatic's "The Enchanted Library" for taking the BEST FANFIC title in an upset victory over our #1 seed!  We'll be running an interview with Monochromatic as soon as possible.

    25 comments · 4,962 views
  • 146 weeks
    Come See Us at Bronycon! [Royal Canterlot Library]

    The run-up to Bronycon has been a mad whirlwind of RCL activity!  Five curators are attending (two for the first time!), and one of us is an official community guest. Several of us are participating in the Golden Oaks Bookstore (as author, author and publisher).  And we're even running a panel!

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    29 comments · 3,177 views
  • 199 weeks
    Galacon

    I will be at galacon this weekend so if you see me feel to say hi!

    50 comments · 3,967 views
  • 203 weeks
    MLP BOX T-Shirt Contest

    Hey guys, MLP BOX are doing a competition for a t-shirt design to be included in one of their boxes, and since I know we have a mix of people here including artists, we thought it'd be a good idea to promote them so you guys can get in on it too. Below you can find more information about the contest:

    Brony.com and MLP BOX have launched the first in a series of "Design a MLP T-shirt" contests over on Brony.com.  The winning design, voted on by site visitors,  will not only be featured on a shirt but the winning designer will also win $1000 dollars pending approval of their design by Hasbro.   Second and Third Place will also receive a cash prize.  All winning designs will be printed and be made available in t-shirt form for sale through the Brony website.

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    16 comments · 3,864 views
Dec
24th
2018

Site Post » Merry Christmas · 6:37pm Dec 24th, 2018

Hope you all have a great Christmas full of lots of food and fun times. Also ponies

~From everyone on staff

Report knighty · 4,237 views ·
Comments ( 110 )

Merry Christmas everybody!

Happy Hearth's Warming to everyone here! :yay:

Merry Christmas Knighty!

Merry Christmas Bossman!

Happy Hearts Warming Eve :twilightsmile::derpytongue2:

Merry Christmas and a Happy Hearth's Warming

Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good night!

:twilightsmile:

Merry Christmas to you Knighty and all the folks on FimFiction.

Merry Christmas! :pinkiehappy:

Lots of love from Micronesia! 🇫🇲 🇲🇵 🇬🇺

Merry Christmas to you too knighty!

Merry Christmas! :yay:

Merry Christmas everyone!

Merry Christmas to you all, everypony!

Merry Christmas and Happy Hearths Warming to you and all of the folks who help bring this site and all of us together.

Thank you!

On the occasion of the upcoming Christmas. I want to send YOU my best wishes. Let the upcoming holidays be an unforgettable time for you, spent without haste, worries and worries. I wish you to be in peace, joy and among your family, friends, and all loved ones for you Christmas giving joy and rest, and hope for the New Year. That he would be better than what is just passing by. I wish you HOLIDAY SAINTS to You and to the whole family.

Merry Yule/Christimas/whatever-it-is-you-celebrate-at-this-time-of-year-day! :pinkiehappy:

Merry Christmas to you too, Knighty.
:)

Merry Christmas you sillies! :rainbowkiss::twilightsmile:

I'm baking 4 dozen Christmas cookies

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you too. :twilightsmile:

Thanks. Merry Hearthswarming to thee likewise! :yay:

Happy Hearth's Warming, everypony.

Merry Christmas 🎁 🎄 to you all too!!!!

Bah! Humbug!

Knighty you uncultured swine, it's called Hearth's Warming Eve >:(

Merry Christmas and Happy Hearthswarming to everyone(everypony) 🎄🎁

Merry Christmas and Happy Hearth's Warming to all! :yay:

Merry Christmas one and all!

Seasonal greetings to all

Merry Christmas, to you, too, as well as the many users who celebrate it

Happy Merry Hearth'smas! :pinkiehappy:

Merry Christmas and, as the Brazilian tradition says, put raisins in any food

Merry Christmas! Thanks for this fantastic site!

Thanks Knighty. This site was the best gift ever.

likewise... merry Christmas and a happy new bear

Happy Holidays to everypony!!!

Happy Hearth's Warming Eve to everypony :yay:

Merry Christmas to you guys too hope you guys have a great day!

Ho, ho, ho! Merry Christmas!!

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas and a Happy Hearth's Warming! :twilightsmile:

❄️ Happy Hearth's Warming Everypony! ❄️

Merry Christmas, happy Holidays and happy Hearth's Warming everypony!

Happy Hearths warming! :twilightsmile:

Thanks, and the same back. :)

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