bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Glow
Story: In the Heart
Colors: First light 12 (Votive), blue caravan 9 (There's a reason not to want this but I forgot), color party 14 (Solferino)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads, pastels (candles), acrylic (sentimental), chalk (a star like rainbow brite, but a bit bigger)
Word Count: 162
Rating: PG
Summary: Anna and Delia.
Warnings: None.
Notes: This was supposed to be a miniature but I can't bear to cut it down. For [profile] thebonesofferalletters in this meme.

Glow )
kay_brooke: A field of sunflowers against a blue sky (summer)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Myrrosta
Colors: Blue #15 (deep blue sea), Summertime Blues #19 (and came there never again as a living person), Yellow Submarine #19 (doing the garden, digging the weeds, who could ask for more?)
Styles/Supplies: Graffiti
Word Count: 1,327
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Atro's confessions.
Notes: Lint Roll answer for [personal profile] thelinesoflearning, who asked: Atro, if you knew you'd die tomorrow, what would you do today?.

I've always wanted to see the ocean )
kay_brooke: A field of sunflowers against a blue sky (summer)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Eighth Saimar
Colors: Blue #1 (singing the blues), Transparent #11 (sword)
Styles/Supplies: Seed Beads
Word Count: 793
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Eira's story.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

She had once been considered )
bookblather: Enver Gjokaj in black and white smiling camera left. (in the heart : felipe : enver gjokaj)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Games
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Blue 18 (boys in blue), daffodil 12 (build a fort), tractor red 8 (bring out the slops) with Nikki's paint-by-numbers (Someone on the force is a douchey bigot about Summer, Zack, and Felipe's relationship.).
Supplies and Materials: Frame, modeling clay (strong), glitter (Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain-- and most fools do. - Dale Carnegie), pastels (wound(s)).
Word Count: 834
Rating: PG-13.
Summary: Summer came home in tears, and none of it was funny anymore.
Warnings: sexual insults and slurs, minor violence.
Notes: I doubt we've heard the last of this guy. Last blue.

Games )
bookblather: Ayelet Zurer looking camera right with a sad smile on her face in black and white. (in the heart : arelie koch : ayelet zure)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Government Cheese
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Yellow 15 (yellow government cheese), blue 10 (blue collar).
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Arelie is eight or nine), seed beads, modeling clay (strong).
Word Count: 620.
Rating: PG.
Summary: It's hard to be a poor single mother.
Warnings: nope
Notes: Last yellow.

Government Cheese )
bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: On the Dock
Story: In The Heart -- EPIC PIRATE AU
Colors: Daffodil 11 (go exploring), yellow 13 (yellow jack), blue 15 (deep blue sea).
Supplies and Materials: Miniature collection, eraser, canvas (the first), frame (the last two), acrylic (this picture), stain (So many worlds, so much to do//So little done, such things to be -- Tennyson), feathers (this picture), beading wire (this picture), yarn (this picture), pastels (memories).
Word Count: 300.
Rating: PG.
Summary: Three people watch the ships.
Warnings: none
Notes: Another of my tense-changing miniature collections.

On the Dock )
bookblather: Bruce Greenwood resting his chin on his folded hands and smiling. (in the heart : nathan : bruce greenwood)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Practice
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Daffodil 7 (colors everywhere), blue 16 (curse a blue streak), fuzzy wuzzy 6 (breakfast in bed) with shadowsong's paint-by-numbers (mother's/father's day).
Supplies and Materials: Canvas, glue (it's challenging to turn your enthusiasm into production), novelty beads (this).
Word Count: 692.
Rating: G.
Summary: The trials of having a conscientious child.
Warnings: none.
Notes: I think we've all done this.

Practice )
bookblather: A picture of Henrik Asheim smiling. (in the heart: lars)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Dreams
Story: In the Heart -- Fairy Tales AU
Colors: Blue 28 (blueprint), red 7 (in the red).
Supplies and Materials: Canvas, eraser (fairy tales AU), brush (zoomorphic), stain ("The gaze of dogs who don't understand and who don't know that they may be right not to understand." -- Italo Calvino), oils (dream a little dream), yarn (this picture), glue (You're focused on healing an old emotional wound now since the important work is inside your head. Pay attention to how you react to what's happening, because you can learn a lot about yourself in the process.), glitter (this one)
Word Count: 245.
Rating: G.
Summary: Sometimes, Lars dreams that he is human.
Warnings: none.
Notes: A little taste of Lars's part of the Fairy Tale AU.

Dreams )
bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Blue 20 (Blue's Clues), fuzzy wuzzy 10 (stuffed animals) with shadowsong's paint-by-numbers (lions and tigers and bears oh my).
Supplies and Materials: Frame, miniature, modeling clay (choice).
Word Count: 100.
Rating: G.
Summary: Leah has a lot of stuffed animals.
Warnings: none.
Notes: I still have this many stuffed horses.

Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My )
bookblather: Bindu Madhavi in a blue shirt, smiling off-camera. (in the heart : maya : bindu madhavi)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: choice
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Red 1 (blood red), yellow 9 (yellowjackets), blue 12 (blue law).
Supplies and Materials: Canvas, brush (demarcate), stain (“We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent and inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, and liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” - Thomas Jefferson), modeling clay (choice), yarn (this picture), seed beads (Maya and Joy).
Word Count: 146.
Rating: PG-13.
Summary: Maya knows what she's doing.
Warnings: detailed discussion of abortion and anti-choice protesters.
Notes: This flatly refused to be prose.

choice )
bookblather: Kaylee fangirling: text is fangirl. (fangirl)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Love of My Life: A Mix for the Corlioni Mothers
Story: Polyfaceted
Colors: Red 17 (red carpet treatment), blue 13 (bluing), earth 9 (temperance).
Supplies and Materials: Miniature collection, mixed media, canvas, collage, oils (grit your teeth and soldier on), seed beads, feathers (Close Watch, Agnes Obel), novelty beads ("Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live." -- Oscar Wilde).
Word Count: 2000-ish, not counting song titles.
Rating: PG-13 for sexytimes.
Summary: In an odd sort of way, they are family.
Warnings: none.
Notes: This was sort of accidental? Whatevs, approved by Kelly, Geena, and Sara. No cover because I have not the spoons.

Love of My Life )
bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Violets
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Blue 19 (violets are blue).
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, frame (they're on their honeymoon), acrylic (desire), oils (rejoice), modeling clay (cuddle), yarn (this picture).
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Gina, Ivy, sundown, and violets.
Warnings: none.
Notes: There's no reason for this, except the lovely violets blooming at my school.

Violets )
bookblather: Zooey Deschanel lying on a bed, staring at the camera. (in the heart : kayleigh : zooey deschane)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Need
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Blue 11 (the moon is blue), red 12 (red cross), yellow 4 (yellow tape).
Supplies and Materials: Miniature collection, seed beads (Kayleigh and Paige), frame, chalk (painful loss), brush (sylph), acrylic (time to draw breath), stain (“Curses are like young chickens, they always come home to roost.” - Robert Southey), fabric (this image again), modeling clay (cuddle), feathers (your character is trapped), yarn (this picture), beading wire (this picture). Phew.
Word Count: 1300
Rating: PG
Summary: Kayleigh and her mother.
Warnings: Death in a car crash, some survivor's guilt.
Notes: The supplies just sort of came together for this one.

Need )

Blue

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[personal profile] geena
Author: [personal profile] geena
Color: Blue
Supplies and Styles: Saturation, miniature collection, frame
Rating: PG for language
Word Count: 2,000
Story: Polyfaceted (Index~Timeline); the title of this story is Central and Inevitable.
Summary: Loneliness is and always has been the central and inevitable experience of every man. -- Thomas Wolfe
Notes: This takes place in 1992, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2013, 2016, 2020, 2021, 2034, 2042, 2045, 2046, 2047, and 2058. Warning for animal abuse and depression, in different sections.

***

Loneliness is and always has been the central and inevitable experience of every man. -- Thomas Wolfe )

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bookblather: Sarah Porchetta in a pink sweater, smiling at the camera. (In the heart : joy : sarah porchetta)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Show Me Love (Dance Remix)
Story: In the Heart and Second Genesis
Colors: Blue 2 (blue ribbon), red 14 (roses are red).
Supplies and Materials: Mixed media, miniature collection, eraser (Joy/Chloe), collage, mosaic, reimaging.
Word Count: 500
Rating: R
Summary: Joy's side of Show Me Love.
Warnings: None, but the cover is very slightly NSFW.
Notes: Happy birthday, Nikki!

Show Me Love (Dance Remix) )
bookblather: A picture of Henrik Asheim smiling. (in the heart: lars)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Screwed
Story: In The Heart - IN SPAAAACE
Colors: Blue 14 (blue balls), earth 8 (chastity), lust 6 (low-cut neckline).
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (IN SPAAAACE), brush (nugatory), oils (last time I go anywhere with you), stain (The trouble with normal is it always gets worse -- Bruce Cockburn), modeling clay (sleep), pastels (payment).
Word Count: 200
Rating: PG-13.
Summary: Lars is screwed, and not in a good way.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Danny is referring to the mission she's on in Reasons, in which her intel was somewhat lacking.

Screwed )
bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: In Response to Tennyson
Story: In The Heart, sorta
Colors: Blue 9 (blue plate special), yellow 7 (yellow light).
Supplies and Materials: Stain (Man is the hunter; woman is his game. The sleek and shining creatures of the chase, we hunt them for the beauty of their skins; they love us for it, and we ride them down. -- Tennyson, The Princess), chalk (offerings being thrown into the sea), pastels (truth).
Word Count: 184
Rating: PG.
Summary: For my female characters, and for every woman.
Warnings: none.
Notes: The prompts are a little obscure, but I can and will explain them if you want me to.

In Response to Tennyson )
bookblather: Teryl Rothery looking camera left with a raised eyebrow (in the heart : gail : teryl rothery)
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Author: Kat
Title: Press Conference
Story: In The Heart
Colors: Blue 17 (blue in the face), lust 23 (in public), tractor red 10 (up in the hayloft) with Nikki's paint-by-numbers (Sex in semi-public places isn't as fun when you get caught).
Supplies and Materials: Canvas, brush (upbraid), oils (not a good omen), pastels (holding one's ground).
Word Count: 864
Rating: PG.
Summary: The press conference after Notes on a (Minor) Scandal.
Warnings: none, I don't think?
Notes: Gail is very short of patience at this point.

Press Conference )
bookblather: Emily Deschanel with long earrings smiling at the camera. (in the heart : paige : emily deschanel)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Wonder
Story: In The Heart
Colors: Blue 7 (blue blood), yellow 5 (yellow bellied).
Supplies and Materials: Miniature collection, acrylic (danger zone), oils (everything changed, yet nothing did), frame (the last one).
Word Count: 300
Rating: PG.
Summary: Three views of a divorce.
Warnings: Adultery.
Notes: I just found out about Kayleigh today. YOU COULD HAVE TOLD ME SOONER, ZACK.

Wonder )
bookblather: A picture of Tricia Helfer in a white shirt, smiling, with her chin in her hand. (in the heart: gina)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Comfort
Story: In The Heart -- Straight AU
Colors: Blue 3 (feeling blue), earth 13 (kindness).
Supplies and Materials: Brush (quietus), feathers (start with 1| stained glass windows, end with b| summer afternoon), watercolors (write about a high school pep rally gone horribly, horribly wrong), acrylic (prom), canvas (Gina is about seventeen-eighteen), eraser (straight AU), pastels (beliefs).
Word Count: 950
Rating: PG.
Summary: Gina gets dumped, and goes to church.
Warnings: None.
Notes: I wanted some more Father Arnott in my writing life.

Comfort )

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