Welcome to Will to Live, a RP set in the fictional town of Monroeville, Maine. Orginally a small fishing village turned college town turned tourist trap, long-time locals are now outnumbered by newcomers in their ever-expanding hometown. Plots are primarily member-driven, with a wide range of interesting and diverse characters to interact with. Feel free to jump right in; fresh perspectives and ideas are always welcome.

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Will to Live latest news: Activity Check March 2018
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Important Information
Whether you're new to the site or just an old member wanting to refresh your memory, here is where you can find all of our required reading, such as the board rules, as well as other optional information topics about the town of Monroeville and its schools.

8 3 Jan 9 2018, 12:51 PM
By: Mayor Joe Dashington
Whenever something is going down on the site, we'll let you know here, so be sure to check it out once in awhile. Activity checks, group events, and helpful reminders are just a few of the things you can find in this forum.

7 36 Today at 11:56 am
In: Activity Check March 2018
By: Panda
So you've decided to join or make a new character? Hooray! Here is where you can find our very quick and painless application, as well as a listing of wanted characters and our sign-ups & claims.

Subforums: Sign-ups & Claims, Wanted Characters

401 57 Mar 14 2018, 12:01 AM
In: Clean Up Thread
By: Hobo
Question, comments, and concerns can be posted here. Also, staff may occasionally post here for opinions from you, the members, regarding major (or minor) changes to the site. This forum is guest-friendly.

4 12 Mar 5 2018, 05:37 PM
In: Education Directory?
By: Panda

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Character Profiles
Since our application is so short, here you can find the extended character profiles. THIS IS NOT THE APPLICATION! These are extra profiles that you may fill out at your leisure as you roleplay. Just copy the correct template for your character and post in the appropriate subcategory.

Subforums: UMM Students, MC Students, Townspeople

73 0 Mar 3 2018, 10:06 PM
In: Frederiksen, Rain
By: Rain Frederiksen
Plots & Ideas
Looking for people to RP with? Have a great idea for a plot? Check out some of the threads here or start your own. This is also where you can find members' character listings and thread trackers.

Subforums: Character Lists, Thread Trackers, Character Extras

71 472 Mar 8 2018, 08:02 PM
In: where do we go from here
By: Panda
IC Shenanigans
Here's the place for all our fun little in-character things, which are a great way for your character to interact with a lot of others in a short period of time. We have IC introductions for new characters, news & gossip for catching up on what's happening in town, phones & social media for digital interactions, and of course a general chat section.

Subforums: News & Gossip, IC Introductions, Phones & Social Media

76 2,388 Mar 22 2018, 04:12 PM
In: tell me i'm evil
By: Aiko Oshiro
Las Aguas Internacionales
This is our area where you can RP anything and everything without it affecting anything else on the board. Want to try out a new character before you create them? Or perhaps you want to play out an existing character's childhood or future or try them out in a different setting, genre, or time period. You can do it all here.

Subforums: Canon, Non-Canon, 2016 Threads

73 4,762 Mar 21 2018, 10:33 AM
In: dead hearts are everywhere
By: Cam Pyun

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Monroe Square
A pleasant little place located in the center of town, the square is home to several quaint shops and cafes, surrounding the actual "square", which is just a patch of grass on which a fountain statue of a whale stands, the pride and joy of the small town.

Subforums: Monroeville High School, Monroeville Public Library, Cute Teas

33 779 Mar 21 2018, 04:58 PM
In: raindrops on roses
By: Jane Wheeler
The Plaza
The Plaza is an open air shopping center that can be found a little ways out from the town's center, though it's easily accessible by car or the public bus system. It is home to several local businesses and a grocery store. It's not large or fancy, but the locals rely on it for their shopping needs.

17 336 Today at 03:35 pm
In: watching through my fingers
By: Mýrkjartan Ylvasson
St. Oswald's Memorial Hospital
Because it's all fun and games until someone loses an eye. While not the greatest hospital in the country, St. Oswald's is known outside of Monroeville mostly for its exceptional cardiology program.

7 134 Mar 11 2018, 09:50 PM
In: the absence of god
By: Joshua David
Here is where a majority of Monroeville's population resides. This area is made up of mostly single-family homes in varying degrees of wealth depending on how far out you go from the center of town. There are also a few small garden-style apartment buildings and townhomes here and there.

Subforums: Monroeville Cemetery, The Park

38 1,309 Today at 05:22 pm
In: privately divided by a worl...
By: Alex Keane
Cherry Street
Also known as the bad side of town, Cherry Street is technically a long road on the outskirts of Monroeville, although the name is usually used to refer to its various alleys and side streets as well. There are some parts of it that aren't all that bad, surprisingly. However, its reputation keeps Monroeville's more respectable citizens away, especially after dark.

Subforums: Private Residences

26 785 Today at 03:35 pm
In: we're all alone in this...
By: Jonah Lemieux
The coastline of Monroeville is a mixture of rocky, dark-sanded beaches and steep cliffs that overlook the ocean. The main stretch of beach, a fifteen minute walk from Monroe Square, is home to a boardwalk that bustles with tourists during the summer months. Further up the coast is Whales Way, where Monroeville's wealthy own private beaches. To the south can be found the busy harbor and Monroeville's zoo & aquarium.

Subforums: Boardwalk, Zoo & Aquarium, Whales Way

16 519 34 minutes ago
In: loose lips sink ships
By: Edna Nödl
Rural Monroeville
While not technically within the town limits, the area immediately surrounding it is known as rural Monroeville, if only because there's no other town close enough to lay claim to it. There are a few large farmhouses here and there, but it's mostly woods and nature.

Subforums: McGillicutty Preparatory Academy, Ghost Town, Moosic State Park

19 2,188 Mar 4 2018, 11:18 PM
In: Lost & Found
By: Tanner Broden
University of Maine at Monroeville
Home of the Mighty Meese Moose, this is the local branch of the University of Maine school system. Located about 15 minutes northeast of Monroeville, it is mostly known for its above average science and technology programs, though it boasts a wide selection of majors for its students to choose from.

8 357 Today at 05:04 pm
In: look alive, sunshine
By: Alex Keane
Monroe College
A private institution with a very respectable national ranking, Monroe College's constantly expanding campus is located 20 minutes west of downtown Monroeville. Its humanities and social sciences programs are particularly distinguished, and it offers several graduate programs to those looking to earn advanced degrees. Its basketball team, the Ragin' Whales, is a force to be reckoned with.

10 80 Mar 21 2018, 10:27 AM
In: can't get to heaven in ...
By: Oleander Malik
Basically anywhere else in town that doesn't fit into any of our other forums. Here you can also find subforums for any threads that take place in the nearest city, Jonesport, and anywhere else your heart desires.

Subforums: Out of Town, Jonesport

15 802 Today at 12:08 am
In: Count Your Blessings
By: Tanner Broden

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Subforums: The Great Archive of 2014, Character Profiles, Miscellaneous, 2015-2016 Archive, 2016-2017 Archive

2,079 39,066 Dec 17 2017, 03:08 PM
In: catch a falling star & ...
By: Ali
Out of Character Antics
A lot of our OoC chatter happens in the c-box, but for more in-depth discussions or if you want to focus on one specific topic, the Out of Character forums here are a good place to go. Talk about books or your new favorite movie or share some really hilarious youtube links. The game forum is also located here, as well as our new member intros & away notices.

Subforums: Game Board, Intros & Aways

42 1,961 Mar 17 2018, 11:27 AM
By: vii
Guest-friendly advertising board. Please use the correct subforum.

Subforums: Posting First, Linking Back

187 0 Mar 21 2018, 03:01 AM
In: Lochland Grove[jcink]

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