How to Slay Your 2019 NaNoWriMo Goals

It is that time of year again. For writers, it can either be the month that gives us the dedication and the push we need to get the words onto the page, or it can drive us to the brink…

‘Stop and Fangirl’ Episode 86: Writing Advice from a Few Writery Idiots

Here at Fangirlish we continue to support your right to fangirl over any fandom you desire – whether that is a book, a TV show, a movie, or even sports. That’s why we have Stop and Fangirl! So you can…

5 Tips for Writing Your Perfect Story

This is it. After months, maybe even years, of having the perfect story idea in your head, you are finally ready to begin writing. It is the story of your soul, one that you dream about, and you know you…

5 Reasons You Should Be Writing on Wattpad

After more than 10 years of phenomenal success, you may find it hard to find people who haven’t yet heard of Wattpad. The online writing forum has changed the landscape of digital storytelling, and has begun to break down barriers…

Wattpad Authors Add to Our To Be Read Pile in 2018

A new year brings with it new goals, new hopes, and also new books! There are countless new  releases we have already added to our want lists, and many of those for 2018 just happen to be from Wattpad authors!…

Fangirlish Reviews ‘Cheater, Faker, TroubleMaker’

Not too long ago I was introduced to the wonderful world of audio books, thanks to all the amazing Wattpad stories finding their way to the audio world thanks to their recent partnership with Hachette. Before that, I will admit,…

Fangirlish Takes on NaNoWriMo: Keeping the Motivation

We have passed the half way mark in the 2017 National Novel Writing Month, which is an achievement in itself! For those who dont know, NaNoWriMo is an annual writing challenge, encouraging writers to pen 50,000 words during the 30…

Fangirlish Takes on Nanowrimo: Finding Your Plot Twist

November is officially upon us, and while many are celebrating all things Mo-vember with facial hair and the like, those within the writing world are taking on a totally different kind of challenge. For November is National Novel Writing Month,…

Fangirlish Interviews Wattpad Author Lavinia Leigh

Some writers have a knack for drawing you in to the stories they create. Like taking a trip through their mind, seeing the scenes as clear as day and enjoying every minute of it. When those stories are adorable adventures…

Fangirlish Interviews Wattpad Author RS Kovach

No matter your reading preference, you will find endless options to fall in love with on Wattpad. Romance? They got you covered. Horror? Yup, that’s there too. Romantic horror? Sure! So obviously with all these options comes the daunting feeling…

Fangirlish’s 5 Tips for Winning Nanowrimo

One of the biggest challenges faced by any writer, beyond the writers block, the originality, the characters and the plot, is the motivation to write at all. As much as we love it, at times, it can be daunting to…

Fangirlish Interviews Wattpad Star ‘Knightsrachel’

Wattpad is a forum with endless talent, spilling over at the seams. With more than 60 million users and 400 million stories available to suit any preference, genre and quirk, at times it can feel daunting trying to find something…

Fangirlish Interviews Wattcon

As you already know, Fangirlish infiltrated the 2017 Toronto Wattcon event on October 21. Toronto was quickly turned orange as Wattpaders from far and wide descended on the city to celebrate all things stories, meeting old friends and new, and…

Mermaids and the Vampires Who Love Them: A Review

The writers of Wattpad are quickly taking over the traditional publishing landscape, their talents cascading through print and audio books all over the world. No longer are they confined to the online realm, but instead finding ranks among some of…

Wattpad Joins Forces with eOne to Bring Stories to Screen

Wattpad has established itself as a social media, writing powerhouse, delivering some of the most visionary writers of this generation to the mainstream literary market. Giving potential and aspiring authors a platform for their work like no other; to not…

Wattpad Announces 2017 Watty Winners

Wattpad has no shortage of inspirational and talented writers utilizing its platform. No matter your preference, you will find it within their links; genre, length, sexuality, maturity, cartoon, real life, it doesnt matter. It is there. But with all these…

Is Fan Fiction The Big Thing or the Next Big Thing in Publishing?

Honesty hour: who among us admit to reading fan fiction? When we’re standing around the water cooler at work, or chatting with colleagues, friends, relatives and whatnot, and the subject of books and popular reading arises, how many of us…

Wattcon Toronto Announces Schedule

October 21, 2017 the streets of downtown Toronto will see a sea of orange converge on the popular St Lawerence Market area. Readers, writers and lovers of the popular online writing forum Wattpad will be coming home to the place…

Wattys 2017 Announces Shortlist Winners

The equivalent to Oscar season has arrived for Wattpad writers, and in a big way. The Wattys showcase the best and brightest stories of the forum, the title of Wattys winner a coveted one within the writing world. To have…

Goodreads 21 Books for Fall Features Wattpad Sensation

There is no shortage of incredible, talented, amazing writers on Wattpad. That much is obvious when you look at the 40 million stories, billions of minutes spent on the site, and endless stream of Wattpad originate stories hitting the bookshelves.…

The Pitfalls of Fandom and Celebrity in the Millennial Age

No matter your job, your gender, your sexual orientation or your location in the world, we all have some place in fandom. We all have a favorite show, movie, book, celeb, and we’ve all spent more hours than we would…