kay_brooke: Snowy landscape with a fence, an evergreen forest, and a pink sky (winter)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Bone #17 (autopsy report), Nacre #20 (how long did you plan on keeping this from me?), Plant Party #2 (Protea Pinwheel)
Styles/Supplies: Frame
Word Count: 1,030
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Isaac visits Katie.
Note: The followup to this. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM. Last Nacre.

She hadn't expected company that night )
kay_brooke: Snowy landscape with a fence, an evergreen forest, and a pink sky (winter)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Antique Brass #26 (Can I talk to you about something? / Will it make me feel old and uncomfortable?), Nacre #4 (under the floorboards), White #4 (the white album)
Styles/Supplies: Frame
Word Count: 1,203
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Jenna is still in Maine with her family.
Note: I had this whole conversation worked out in my head, and then when I went to write it down none of it came out right. Apologies. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

The quilt was weighing on her mind )
kay_brooke: Snowy landscape with a fence, an evergreen forest, and a pink sky (winter)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Prime
Colors: Antique Brass #7 (Oh, I'm sorry my burglary skills are a little rusty.), Nacre #16 (Hid it so well I forgot where it was), Plant Party #7 (Hammer Orchid)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 1,129
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Tabitha stresses over her first date with David.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Hypothetical question )
kay_brooke: Snowy landscape with a fence, an evergreen forest, and a pink sky (winter)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Bone #18 (next of kin), Celestial Blue #4 (the evidence of things not seen), Nacre #9 (buried)
Styles/Supplies: Frame
Word Count: 1,509
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Jenna and Cassie talk on a college campus.
Note: I feel like these two are due for a less angsty installment soon. I'll work on that. But I've been thinking a lot about Jenna lately and how I had planned for her future to go, and basically came to the conclusion that it didn't make much sense. So this is first piece starring Jenna post-characterization tweaks (which may not be done yet).

They were standing )
kay_brooke: Snowy landscape with a fence, an evergreen forest, and a pink sky (winter)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Antique Brass #3 (Yeah, my only pleasure left in life: concocting ways to embarrass you.), Celestial Blue #3 (doubt), Nacre #19 (Only for the initiated)
Styles/Supplies: n/a
Word Count: 1,138
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Charles is awkward, aka Charles is Charles.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM. Last Chestnut.

Day three of college )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Blue Opal #3 (stable), Nacre #5 (secret compartment), White #8 (white-washed)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Eraser
Word Count: 1,137
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Carter can't put off calling his mom forever.
Note: So I wrote a bunch of short pieces in November as part of my NaNo, then utterly failed to post any of them until now. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Carter waited until he thought it was far too late )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Antique Brass #19 (Relax. She shocks you all the time; it's your thing.), Blue Opal #4 (even keel), Nacre #14 (safe)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Pastels ([community profile] allbingo Disaster bingo prompt "Oh no they DIDN'T")
Word Count: 2,218
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Jenna loses her aunt.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Read more... )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Prime
Colors: Antique Brass #20 (Hey, Big Brother's watching. / Yes, yes, and so can Little Sister), Nacre #8 (hide in plain sight), Rainbow #4 (bent)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 1,437
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Tabitha spends Thanksgiving with her family.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Tabitha had five texts waiting for her when she got out of work )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Anise #12 (The possession of knowledge does not kill the sense of wonder and mystery. There is always more mystery.), Chestnut #2 (contrail), Nacre #2 (key)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Eraser
Word Count: 1,473
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Jenna needs to ask her mom a question.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Read more... )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Blue Opal #15 (like the last time I saw them), Nacre #12 (cipher)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 646
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Amy needs to ask her dad a question.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Amy hesitated )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Myrrosta
Colors: Blue Opal #16 (practical), Nacre #3 (locked door), Rainbow #8 (bathhouse)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Seed Beads, Eraser
Word Count: 1,082
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Ava is taken to her cell.
Notes: More of the Ava kidnapping plot. I'm not sure if this wants to be a full story, but I guess I'll find out! Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

The room )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Nacre #18 (mislabeled), Rainbow #7 (drag)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Seed Beads
Word Count: 451
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Katie's clueless roommate is clueless.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Read more... )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Blue Opal #18 (compromise), Nacre #17 (between the couch cushions)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Eraser, Oils ([community profile] dailyprompt "coffee in the morning")
Word Count: 429
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Marsha wakes up to a surprise.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Marsha woke up in her bed with no idea how she had gotten there )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Blue Opal #7 (harmony), Nacre #13 (subliminal), White #15 (white lie)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Eraser
Word Count: 1,379
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Carter gets a surprising phone call.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

You got a call )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Blue Opal #6 (clear head), Nacre #10 (between the pages)
Styles/Supplies: Frame
Word Count: 710
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Jenna gets in some gambling.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Jenna fell back on her bed )
shadowsong26: (mel)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Story: Breaking Faith
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Nacre #20. How long did you plan on keeping this from me?, Celestial Blue #3. doubt, Emerald #2. It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.
Supplies and Materials: canvas (980 FY), brush (devious), modeling clay, chalk
Word Count: 775
Rating: R
Characters: Mel Artwick, Kit Artwick, the crew of the Scarlet Eagle, The Murderer
Warnings: The Murderer is in this. Also, blaming oneself for someone else's crime.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. These are my final prompts for Nacre and Celestial Blue, as well. Takes place ninety days before Day Ninety  



Read more... )
shadowsong26: (kirana)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Barriers
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Nacre #6. False wall, Angel Cake #20. And even they may not look directly upon God
Supplies and Materials: canvas (983 FY), pastels (my current gen card I1 masters and students), brush (secrete), fabric
Word Count: 313
Rating: PG
Characters: Princess Kirana
Warnings: None.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.



Kirana lay on her back in the sand )
shadowsong26: (no one)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Unsafe
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Nacre #4. Under the floorboards, Celestial Blue #2. thou shalt not, Sulphur #17. Torture
Supplies and Materials: miniature collection, modeling clay, canvas (the first three), seed beads
Word Count: 635
Rating: R
Characters: A brother and sister from Feredar, The Murderer
Warnings: Internalized dehumanization of mages, parental abandonment and death, genocide, murder with mutilation from the victim's POV
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


Read more... )
shadowsong26: (kellom)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Greater Good
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Nacre #10. Between the pages, Sulphur #20. The souls of men are demons, Angel Cake #10. Protector, 
Supplies and Materials: canvas (for Sorell, Nida, Keta, Kellom, Mada, Nellid, and Rela), frame (for Sola, Deva, and Postwar), miniature collection, mixed media, brush (quietus), oils, stain (“Severity breedeth fear, but roughness breedeth hate. Even reproofs from authority ought to be grave and not taunting.” - Francis Bacon), feathers, modeling clay, charcoal, pastels (my current gen card O1 History)
Word Count: 1169
Rating: R
Characters: King Sorell, Queen Nida, and their children
Warnings: Murder, nonviolent infant mortality, attempted suicide, plotting murder, genocide
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. I apologize for the sudden volume change with track 3, I can't figure out how to fix it. Image source for the covers.



The Greater Good )
shadowsong26: (no one)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Good Cop, Bad Cop
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Nacre #17. Between the couch cushions, Sulphur #13. Hellish, Celestial Blue #4. the evidence of things not seen
Supplies and Materials: canvas (984 FY), seed beads, graffiti, acrylic, stain (“Severity breedeth fear, but roughness breedeth hate. Even reproofs from authority ought to be grave and not taunting.”- Francis Bacon), feathers
Word Count: 2121
Rating: R
Characters: Chief Inspector Deshell, Selmid
Warnings: Torture and graphic murder with mutilation witnessed by a ten-year-old, eye scream, references to brutal but not physically violent interrogation techniques
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. There is some deliberate fudging of police procedure involved in this story on Deshell's part in order to get/keep himself involved, for which I apologize.


Deshell had never liked Asendar. )

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