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Trick Question

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Blog Posts

  • Friday
    New Flashfic: The Generosity of Laughter

    Below is my October 2017 submission for the Flashfic Fimfiction group.

    This story was written for the prompt, "The Generous and the Dead", selected by Impossible Numbers.

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    6 comments · 88 views
  • Thursday
    As Long as You Both Shall Argue

    My recent story, As Long as You Both Shall Live, is currently topping the Feature Box. Swag. :rainbowdetermined2:

    Lots of Fimfiction readers believe they (the readers) deserve to live forever. Who knew?

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    21 comments · 182 views
  • 1 week
    Technical Derpy-culties

    TSJ update was ready a couple of days ago, but it still needs a final proof and I'm under the gun to finish grading exams. That kind of suspends everything for a few days.

    Who knew such a tiny book could hold so many effing horsewords?

    I'll try to have it ready sometime Tuesday evening.

    9 comments · 103 views

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My Best Hoof Forward

  • The Price of a Smile Twilight Sparkle is plagued by nightmares and hallucinations. Princess Luna knows the secret, but it comes with a terrible price... by Trick Question 15,776 words · 1,748 views · 178 likes · 13 dislikes
  • The Element of Surprise Pinkie Pie spends many years planning a special surprise for Twilight Sparkle, but Twilight can't find out what it is until all of her friends have passed away. What kind of surprise could possibly make up for the loss of your best friends? by Trick Question 5,601 words · 4,993 views · 455 likes · 17 dislikes
  • Motherly Princess Chrysalis comes of age with the help of her mother's "love". by Trick Question 3,419 words · 1,369 views · 122 likes · 2 dislikes
  • Broken Symmetry Somepony is sabotaging Moondancer's research, and signs point to Starlight Glimmer. When Twilight Sparkle offers to help, the two friends uncover a secret with dangerous consequences. by Trick Question 61,152 words · 1,668 views · 157 likes · 7 dislikes
  • Shoot for the Moon Princess Luna says goodbye to a very special student. by Trick Question 1,136 words · 1,073 views · 187 likes · 5 dislikes

The Crowd-Pleasers

  • Dead and Loving It Three dark comedy minifics: Trixie is late to her own funeral, Luna covers for Celestia's absence, and Applejack goes coffin shopping. by Trick Question 2,868 words · 3,412 views · 466 likes · 13 dislikes
  • The Laughter I Choose to Be Did you ever wonder how Pinkie Pie can do all the impossible things she does? In this mini-story, Pinkie decides it's finally time to tell her friends the whole truth. by Trick Question 1,888 words · 6,902 views · 742 likes · 29 dislikes
  • The Knight and the Knave A psychotic break leads to a princess under house arrest. During daily tea visitation, Celestia tries to help her sister open up about her addiction to guilt and suffering via the Tantabus. Luna, however, has a topic of her own to discuss. by Trick Question 2,190 words · 2,913 views · 228 likes · 14 dislikes
  • Girl Talk Applejack knows Big Mac crossdressing doesn't mean he has gender issues, but something else happened at the Sisterhooves Social that she can't ignore. by Trick Question 1,119 words · 3,970 views · 317 likes · 36 dislikes
  • Page Two In a time of war, Celestia sends Luna a short note inexplicably divided into two pages. by Trick Question 1,030 words · 4,289 views · 401 likes · 43 dislikes


  • Back to Normal Twilight Sparkle's invention sends her friends to a mirror-universe Equestria. When Twilight learns the return trip comes with a price, a secret from her past leaves her with an impossible choice. by Trick Question 10,029 words · 1,617 views · 408 likes · 110 dislikes
  • As Long as You Both Shall Live There's a reason wedding vows don't contain the word 'forever'. by Trick Question 4,778 words · 2,931 views · 276 likes · 47 dislikes
  • Recycled Rarity is dying, Twilight's friends are aging, and Celestia and Luna won't speak to her anymore. Yet, the Princess of Friendship refuses to make new friends. Take a walk backwards through time to discover Twilight's unconventional solution. by Trick Question 4,695 words · 1,650 views · 106 likes · 25 dislikes

Other Stories

Other Minifics

Offsite Stuff

For a link to stories I've deleted from Fimfiction, see my first blog entry.


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"The author is the true villain!" –Follower Of GlowCloud
"Repulsive. You deserve a boycott." –Cryosite
"I hate, loathe, and despise everything about this story." –Mini Minrie
"I don't think I'm getting across just how deplorable this is." –The Archive
"I feel the same way about this as the idea there should be laws against homosexuality." –bookplayer
"Pure, simple wankery, with all the subtlety and grace of hitting me in the face with a lead pipe." –ZOMG
"This is an author tract on incestuous issues Trick seems to have with her own parents." –blank check
"Trick Question, thank you for writing this. It's beautiful. Thank you." –(some crazy idiot)