shadowsong26: (simon)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Discoveries
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Metallic Gold #3. lesson, Moonlight #6. Enigma, Golden Globe #12. My mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Red Carpet Day 6), miniature, photography, canvas, novelty beads (food allergy)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Characters: Ruth, Simon
Warnings: References to amnesia.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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shadowsong26: (isshiri)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Breath of Autumn
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Moonlight #5. Drift, Provence Lavender #10. Vineyard
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Red Carpet Day 5), photography, eraser (urban fantasy au), oils, glue ("There is a haunting familiarity to the landscape, whether or not you are eager to start the next chapter of your story. You can't tell if you have been here before or if it is only a place that you visited in your dreams. Pay careful attention to all the details, for signs appear everywhere pointing to your future. Mary Oliver wrote, "Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable."")
Word Count: 185
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Isshiri, Telri
Warnings: Implications of kidnapping/imprisoning someone; weirdness with time/perception, due to being taken Underhill; implied dubcon due to fairy glamour/somewhat unsettling fae/human romantic dynamic. Fairies are kind of creepy when they fall in love with humans. If I missed anything I should have warned for, please let me know.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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shadowsong26: (lux)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: light
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Paprika #13. You ain't fooling nobody but yourself., Kingfisher Blue #12. 不做虧心事, 半夜不怕鬼敲門: he who never wrongs others is not afraid of ghosts knocking in the night (a quiet conscience sleeps in thunder), Moonlight #9. Ember
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Red Carpet, Day 4; shoujo-ai), pointillism, photography, miniature collection, charcoal (at this point in the story), glitter, glue ("Emotionally connecting with your friends enables you to stay in touch with your own feelings, too. But don't expect any lingering confusion about your relationships to disappear overnight. In fact, your uncertainty about the future may actually deepen now. ")
Word Count: 382
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Lux, Mariko
Warnings: References to the fire, angelic POV
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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shadowsong26: (sola)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Style of the Time
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Paprika #16. Never give up on the good times., Moonlight #14. Antediluvian
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Red Carpet, Day 3), frame, seed beads, novelty beads (no capes)
Word Count: 195
Rating: G
Characters: Nava, Sola
Warnings: Nope
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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shadowsong26: (tsuna)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: A Gift
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Provence Lavender #13. The neighbors sent this for you, Metallic Gold #4. resource, Moonlight #7. Scintillate
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Red Carpet Day 2; Indie Film), photography, miniature, canvas (Tsuna's about sixteen), seed beads, novelty beads (flare)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Characters: Tsuna
Warnings: Nope
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. As a reminder, Tsuna lives in Australia.


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shadowsong26: (fera)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Promises
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Paprika #2. All that I want from you is the promise you will be there., Provence Lavendar #20. And people romanticize..., Moonlight #8. Phantasmagoria
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Red Carpet, Day 1), photography, canvas (979 FY), acrylic, seed beads
Word Count: 212
Rating: G
Characters: Fera
Warnings: Not for this story, technically, but it depicts an unhappy marriage before it becomes unhappy.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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shadowsong26: (isshiri)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Sunrise
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Provence Lavender #8. View from the hills, Moonlight #18. Idyll
Supplies and Materials: pointillism, miniature collection, photography, graffiti (Out Like a Lamb), frame, fabric, beading wire,
Word Count: 212
Rating: G
Characters: Isshiri
Warnings: Nope.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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clare_dragonfly: woman with green feathery wings, text: stories last longer: but only by becoming only stories (Skull)
[personal profile] clare_dragonfly
Name: Clare
Story: prison planet
Colors: Antique Brass 12, Now, focus on something benign. Not me! I haven't been benign since 1956!; Moonlight 14, Antediluvian
Supplies and Materials: Pastels ([community profile] origfic_bingo, a hint); also used a Lilith Fair prompt, Tombstone by Suzanne Vega, though I know that doesn't count for anything now!
Word Count: 1,118
Rating: PG
Warnings: something dead
Notes: I'm trying to flesh out a few of the worlds that I haven't written so much in, so here's a prison planet story! This is actually the same universe as robot rights, though it's hundreds of years in the future and thousands of lightyears away.

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clare_dragonfly: woman with green feathery wings, text: stories last longer: but only by becoming only stories (HP: Neville: proud parents)
[personal profile] clare_dragonfly
Name: Clare
Story: Falling Into Light
Colors: Moonlight 16, Halcyon
Supplies and Materials: Novelty beads (We are all meant to shine, like children do); graffiti (may day challenge)
Word Count: 1,041
Rating: G
Warnings: none
Notes: Backstory to a novel/duology I'm in the planning stages for. This story is probably really confusing because I tried to avoid spoilers--the stuff the mom is worrying about is a major part of the plot.

Mods, a tag for Falling Into Light, if you please?

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A Rift

Feb. 28th, 2014 11:00 pm
clare_dragonfly: woman with green feathery wings, text: stories last longer: but only by becoming only stories (HP: Neville: proud parents)
[personal profile] clare_dragonfly
Name: Clare
Story: Extranormal Crimes
Colors: Antique Brass 8, I want you to know that you can tell me things.; Moonlight 2, Half-asleep
Supplies and Materials: Pastels ([community profile] hc_bingo: job-related trauma)
Word Count: 842
Rating: PG-13
Warnings: (skip) Implied loss of a pregnancy.
Notes: To [personal profile] sharpeningthebones's prompt (at my journal) to pair the Antique Brass and Moonlight prompts.


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ysabetwordsmith: (Fiorenza)
[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Cimaruta"
Story: Fiorenza the Wisewoman
Characters: Fiorenza, Otoniel, Vanna
Colors: Moonlight #20 Glisten
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 412
Rating: PG
Warnings: None
Summary: Fiorenza disperses malocchio from the village.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

I need a story tag for Fiorenza the Wisewoman, please.

The following poem belongs to my series Fiorenza the Wisewoman. This is historic fantasy set in Renaissance Italy. Fiorenza excels at gardening, cooking, and herbalism. She also deals with most magical complaints in the village. Themes include rural life, fairytales, plant lore, communal living, practicality, and Italian culture.

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ysabetwordsmith: (Karavai)
[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Dreams of War and Peace"
Story: Torn World
Characters: None named
Colors: Moonlight #19 Sidereal
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 138
Rating: PG
Warnings: None
Summary: Warsailors sleep and dream.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

The following poem belongs to the shared world of Torn World. This is science fantasy in a setting where temporal technology has had severe negative impacts. There are two main cultures, the snow-unicorn riders in the north and the Empire in the south.

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Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "The Grey Nomads"
Story: Stand-alone
Characters: None named
Colors: Moonlight #16 Halcyon
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 154
Rating: PG
Warnings: None
Summary: Some elders like to live on the road.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

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[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Barbara's Technicolor Dreamhouse"
Story: Stand-alone
Characters: Barbara, Catherine
Colors: Moonlight #18 Idyll
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 807
Rating: PG
Warnings: None
Summary: Barbara finds her way home.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

This poem came out of the June 4, 2013 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by prompts from [personal profile] zianuray and [personal profile] wyld_dandelyon. This poem has been sponsored by Shirley Barrette.

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ysabetwordsmith: (Schrodinger's Heroes)
[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Equal and Opposite"
Story: Schrodinger's Heroes
Characters: Alex, evil!Midge, good!Schrodinger, evil!Schrodinger
Colors: Moonlight #17 Hoary
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 152
Rating: PG
Warnings: None
Summary: Heroes and villains come in pairs.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

This poem has been sponsored out of the general fund for the July 2, 2013 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by a prompt from LiveJournal user Technogeekslass a[profile] technogeekslassnd also reminded me of a LOL_HEROES image I made some time ago, which I've included below.

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ysabetwordsmith: Cartoon of me in Wordsmith persona (Default)
[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Electric Dreams"
Story: Stand-alone
Characters: None named
Colors: Moonlight #15 Ephemeral
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 280
Rating: PG
Warnings: Nightmares
Summary: A nightmare encounters an artificial intelligence.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

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ysabetwordsmith: Cartoon of me in Wordsmith persona (Default)
[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Sometimes a Cigar"
Story: Stand-alone
Characters: Sigmund Freud, Rainbow Serpent
Colors: Moonlight #14 Antediluvian
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 236
Rating: PG
Warnings: None
Summary: Symbolism and dreams are complicated.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

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[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Once You Have Touched Her"
Story: Stand-alone
Characters: None named
Colors: Moonlight #12 Sibilant
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 392
Rating: R
WARNING: This poem contains rape, graphic violence, torture, mystical horror, revenge, and other touchy topics. If you are sensitive to these matters or horror writing in general, seriously consider reading something else. For those of you who like seeing the bad guys Get Theirs, however, that also happens.
Summary: A ship-captain taken prisoner lashes out at her enemies in unexpected ways.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

Could someone please remove the "author: amber" tag?  That's incorrect, and the settings won't let me delete it.

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[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Watching the Baby Sleep"
Story: Monster House
Characters: None named
Colors: Moonlight #11 Billow
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 364
Rating: PG
Warnings: Nightmares
Summary: Having a new baby makes for restless sleep.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

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ysabetwordsmith: Cartoon of me in Wordsmith persona (Default)
[personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Name: [personal profile] ysabetwordsmith
Title: "Kindred Dreams"
Story: World Walkers
Characters: None named
Colors: Moonlight #10 Noctilucent
Supplies and Styles: None
Word count: 127
Rating: PG
Warnings: None
Summary: A sister seeks to aid her injured brother by magic.
Notes: Feedback is welcome.

I need a story tag for World Walkers.

This poem came out of the June 4, 2013 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by [personal profile] kajones_writing. It is posted here in barter for the stories "First Feed," "Exploring Charlotte's Room," and "Talking to Anna" by [personal profile] kajones_writing.

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