Where writers become authors
Orton is a global community of writers who share stories, poetry, and are improving their writing with our creative games.
Readers and other writers will annotate and comment on pieces of work, helping you know what's working and what isn't.
We've developed a range of games to help you get inspiration, fight writer' block, and have fun when you write.
Publish your work on Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, Google Play Books and in paperback for millions around the world to read.
Our games are specifically designed to help you fight writer’s block and have fun with our community.
Flash fiction, write something in 10 minutes. You just have 1 word to get you started.
You are given 10 minutes and a photo for inspiration. Practice painting a picture with your words.
We'll make sure that your work looks great as an eBook and we'll create a beautiful cover.
All profits from your book sales go to you.
Your book will be published on Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, Google Play and in paperback.
In Spite of Hope
‘I am sorry, sir. What else can I say?’ His eyes no longer engaged mine as he continued. If they focused...
It did snow in the end. Just enough to make me late for meeting Pauane on the last day of the hoadays. I had...
A Parade of Paper Faces
I stood on a proud mountain peak Beneath a blue sky, cold and bleak— Beneath a blank sky, grim and...
The Last Child of Lir
The baby had the fearsome miasma of a voodoo poppet, but stooped to pick it up. She looked down at it, at the details...
She’s going to leave. I can feel it. I only asked her whether she wants to go out tonight. I only want to spend time with...
Ebb and Flow
The planet was a young one. A nefarious breeze carried the scent of evolution. The primordial soup was bubbang. Organisms...
Download the Orton Collection 2020 book to see an example of how your book can look when published with Orton.Download the Orton Collection 2020
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