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Aug. 12th, 2016 07:03 pm
clare_dragonfly: This is ridiculous. What am I doing here? I'm in the wrong story. (Into the Woods: wrong story)
[personal profile] clare_dragonfly
Name: Clare
Story: robot rights
Colors: Fire Opal 3, Impassioned; Hills of Iowa 9, Here's hoping that the days ahead won't be as bitter as the ones behind you.
Supplies and Materials: none
Word Count: 1,066
Rating: PG-13
Warnings: brief mention of past violence (Mo used to work for the mob, after all)
Notes: Lookit me, actually writing a [community profile] rainbowfic piece...

Mo dragged herself towards home. )
clare_dragonfly: woman with green feathery wings, text: stories last longer: but only by becoming only stories (Witchy: moon worship)
[personal profile] clare_dragonfly
Name: Clare
Story: prison planet
Colors: Fire Opal 6, Fiery speech/sermon; The Hills of Iowa 8, I was out here listening all the time.; Antique Brass 20, Hey, Big Brother's watching. / Yes, yes, and so can Little Sister.
Supplies and Materials: canvas
Word Count: 795
Rating: PG-13
Warnings: Awful, dystopian government; characters drugged against their will
Notes: A little background on why these people ended up imprisoned on this planet. (I don't seem to have a tag for prison planet! It is the same universe as robot rights; should I just use the same tag for both? They don't share any of the same characters.)

People had already been imprisoned for saying things like this. )

Paris

Aug. 7th, 2015 09:13 pm
clare_dragonfly: woman with green feathery wings, text: stories last longer: but only by becoming only stories (Writing: murder and create)
[personal profile] clare_dragonfly
Name: Clare
Story: The Wasteland
Colors: Hills of Iowa 7, So if you want to see the world with me let's go.; Sulphur 16, fire
Supplies and Materials: tapestry ([community profile] stayintheroom: Paris will still be there when you're twenty.) [Does this still work as a tapestry since it doesn't seem to be a supply anymore?]
Word Count: 1,566
Rating: PG-13
Warnings: none in particular
Notes: Apocalypses! They have a lot of death.


It was a perfect day. )
bookblather: Zooey Deschanel lying on a bed, staring at the camera. (in the heart : kayleigh : zooey deschane)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Gifts
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 8 (whitewashed), hills of Iowa 8 (I was out here listening all the time.)
Supplies and Materials: Pastels (this challenge, Secret Santa gift exchange), miniature collection, bichromatic, seed beads, oils (black is the new black), modeling clay (Is there a writer who inspires you?).
Word Count: 300
Rating: PG
Summary: How could Lorraine help herself>
Warnings: adultery and some domestic emotional abuse
Notes: Last bichromatic!

Read more... )
bookblather: Rachel Hurd-Wood smiling at the camera (In the Heart: adult Summer)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Lucky
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 11 (white wedding), hills of Iowa 3 (There's the weak and the strong and the many stars that guide us; we have some of them inside us.)
Supplies and Materials: Pastels (this challenge, hot chocolate), frame, bichromatic.
Word Count: 597
Rating: PG
Summary: Summer and her boys, at their wedding.
Warnings: none
Notes: May cause cavities.

Lucky )
bookblather: Sarah Porchetta in a pink sweater, smiling at the camera. (In the heart : joy : sarah porchetta)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Independence
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 2 (white picket fence), hills of Iowa 12 (God looks like a guidance counselor.)
Supplies and Materials: Pastels (this challenge, ruining the holiday dinner), bichromatic, stain ("Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves." - Jung), brush (flapdoodle),
Word Count: 729
Rating: PG
Summary: A woman's place is nobody's business but her own.
Warnings: minor sexism.
Notes: So Joy has a lot more relatives than I thought.

Read more... )
bookblather: Emily Deschanel with long earrings smiling at the camera. (in the heart : paige : emily deschanel)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Mnemosyne
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 12 (off white), hills of Iowa 15 (I am the one who will remember everything)
Supplies and Materials: Pastels (Decorating the tree), seed beads (Paige), miniature, bichromatic
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Paige decorates her tree.
Warnings: none
Notes: I'm behind on these so you're getting four at once.

Mnemosyne )
bookblather: Lucy Hale looking back over her shoulder with a smile. (in the heart: Ahava: Lucy Hale)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Stockings
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 6 (red, white, and blue), hills of Iowa 5 (And if we want a god we had to follow, follow him down.), lapis lazuli 4 (yarn) with serpentine's paint-by-numbers (learning to knit can't be that hard can it?)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads, acrylic (distrust), glitter ("Sometimes you just have to try, even though you know it won't work." – Junot Diaz), glue (You're approaching the end of the road, but you are confident that another route will soon appear to take you in a different direction. In fact, you have been eagerly anticipating this change and now that it's almost here, it's quite irritating that you're still dealing with the old stuff rather than pushing off into new territory.), bichromatic, pastels (Putting up the stockings)
Word Count: 200
Rating: PG
Summary: Knitting the Christmas stockings was a bad idea.
Warnings: very brief mention of infertility, swearing
Notes: none.

Stockings )
bookblather: (in the heart : joanna : hijab)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: The White House
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 5 (the white house), Hills of Iowa 1 (We walk in the world of safe people and at night we walk into our houses and burn.)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, pastels (this challenge, planning family party), bichromatic.
Word Count: 100
Rating: Planning for Eid is always a headache.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Sometimes families suck.

The White House )
bookblather: A picture of Regina Spektor with her face half in shadow. (in the heart: olivia)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Winter
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 4 (the white album), Hills of Iowa 4 (It wasn't worth the pain my death would cost so I was not lost or found.)
Supplies and Materials: Canvas, miniature collection, fabric (this), stickers (A turtle headache is something you get when you wake up in the morning but want to go back to sleep, so you pull the duvet over your head. It's caused by a build-up of carbon dioxide and an inadequate supply of oxygen.), pastels (this challenge, overly bundled up for the weather), bichromatic.
Word Count: 300
Rating: PG
Warnings: hints of suicidal ideation.
Notes: none.

Winter )
bookblather: A closeup of Daniel Vettori in glasses and a baseball hat (in the heart: aaron)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: No Mercy
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 10 (white flag), hills of Iowa 7 (So if you want to see the world with me let's go.)
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Ivy is five, Aaron nine), pastels (this challenge, a snowball fight), stain (“For those of us climbing to the top of the food chain, there can be no mercy. There is but one rule: hunt or be hunted.” - Frank Underwood)
Word Count: 150
Rating: Ivy is a brat, and Aaron loves her lots.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Nope, that's it.

No Mercy )
bookblather: Lucy Hale looking back over her shoulder with a smile. (in the heart: Ahava: Lucy Hale)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Special
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 13 (white wine), Hills of Iowa 10 (I was running out of time and one liners.)
Supplies and Materials: Pastels (this challenge: watching holiday specials), miniature, bichromatic
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Ahava's going to miss this.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Takes place about six months before Duncan's wedding. One of these days I should figure out what he looks like.

Special )
bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Bellissima
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 15 (white lie), Hills of Iowa 2 (Oh, my enemy, beautiful enemy.)
Supplies and Materials: Pastels (this challenge: mistletoe), seed beads, oils (it only burns when I breathe), chalk (kissing contest)
Word Count: 210
Rating: PG
Summary: Mistletoe in the wrong place.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Anna works for the CIA. 'Nuff said.

Bellissima )
bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Skate
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 14 (as white as snow), Hills of Iowa 13 (I'm just trying to put the atom back together.)
Supplies and Materials: Fingerpainting (second person), pastels (this challenge), miniature, canvas, seed beads, modeling clay (Winter Wonderland), fabric (this), bichromatic
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Sometimes it overwhelms you.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Personal challenge. It would've been fluff but I'm not feeling too hot.

Skate )
bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: safety
Story: In the Heart
Colors: White 7 (wite out), hills of Iowa 14 (This is not the house that pain built.), lapis lazuli 18 (breathtaking) with Tom's paint-by-numbers (There was something about the river that felt right.)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads (Anna), bichromatic, fabric (this image), glitter ("You don't always win your battles, but it's good to know you fought." – Lauren Bacall)
Word Count: 200
Rating: PG
Summary: Anna has a safe place.
Warnings: Brief mention of torture.
Notes: Anna is one of Lars's sisters, for those who don't remember.

safety )
bookblather: Rachel Hurd-Wood smiling at the camera (In the Heart: adult Summer)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: freedom
Story: In the Heart -- Framed AU
Colors: White 9 (white rain), hills of Iowa 6 (Well I love the way the world is your garden and you plant your seeds and you let them grow.)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Framed AU), miniature, brush (quixotic), oils ("I had strings, but now I'm free"), chalk (this image), beading wire (this image), glitter (this image), pastels (free), bichromatic
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Lily and Meriel.
Warnings: none.
Notes: This AU isn't all bad. Also, this Lily is not Gina's ex, but Summer's daughter.

freedom )
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: Morning Call
Story: In the Heart -- Regency AU
Colors: White 3 (don't shoot until you see the whites of their eyes), hills of Iowa 9 (Here's hoping that the days ahead won't be as bitter as the ones behind you.)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Regency AU), bichromatic, oils (a full pot of tea), glue (If there are things that need to be said, express your feelings kindly now without blaming anyone else for your predicament. Adopting a sensitive approach allows you to state a truth that might be hurtful at any other time. Fortunately, it's unlikely that someone will take offense if your intentions are clear from the start. )
Word Count: 1820
Rating: PG
Summary: Gina has an unexpected visitor.
Warnings: depression.
Notes: Part 1. Hugh is referring to this letter.

Morning Call )
bookblather: Mia Maestro pulling her hair back. (Charlotte Hennessy : Mia Maestro)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Heartbeat
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: White 1 (white noise), hills of Iowa 11 (I have lost to February.)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, acrylic (Your heartbeat), feathers (Your character's partner doesn't love them anymore.), yarn (this picture), beading wire (this picture), glue (Although you may be screaming on the inside, it's to your advantage to maintain your gracious manners on the outside.)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Heartbreak.
Warnings: none.
Notes: I have no idea who these people are.

Heartbeat )

Maureen

Aug. 2nd, 2014 03:57 pm
clare_dragonfly: woman with green feathery wings, text: stories last longer: but only by becoming only stories (HP: Voldemort: 100 thousand people)
[personal profile] clare_dragonfly
Name: Clare
Story: Moonsisters
Colors: Antique Brass 1, Okay, could you sound a little more creepy?; The Hills of Iowa 2, Oh, my enemy, beautiful enemy.
Supplies and Materials: Pastels ([community profile] origfic_bingo, silence)
Word Count: 6,004
Rating: PG-13
Warnings: Maureen is SCARY and SCARES PEOPLE. Implied child abuse and possibly murder.
Notes: This is a lot scarier than it was when I first started writing about these characters. When I was, uh, twelve. Also, ...Squirrel takes place during this story.

Read more... )
finch: (Lost: Tlalli)
[personal profile] finch
Name: Jack
Story: [community profile] commonplace
Colors: Fire Opal 12. Break down any wall, Hills of Iowa 1.We walk in the world of safe people and at night we walk into our houses and burn, White Russian 7. Из двух зол выбира́ют ме́ньшее. (The lesser of two evils.)
Supplies and Styles: Paint-by-numbers ("/This/ is why s/he chose to take this journey.")
Word Count: ~150
Rating: PG

Coza... )

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