kay_brooke: A field of sunflowers against a blue sky (summer)
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Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Eighth Saimar
Colors: Peacock #11 (preen), Transparent #12 (father sky), Yellow Submarine #14 (she’s well acquainted with the touch of the velvet hand like a lizard on a window pane)
Styles/Supplies: n/a
Word Count: 1,272
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Grefflen's secret.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

My brother and my father will be here before the morning is out )
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: Peacock #3 (filthy gorgeous), Transparent #20 (yellow)
Styles/Supplies: n/a
Word Count: 1,336
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Jarol's strange night continues.
Note: Follows from this piece. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Dionos Mara sat behind a desk )
kay_brooke: Two purple flowers against a green background (spring)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Eighth Saimar
Colors: Peacock #12 (glamor), Transparent #8 (smoke/fog), Yellow Submarine #18 (day after day alone on the hill, the man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still)
Styles/Supplies: Miniature Collection
Word Count: 931
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Eoin's fortunes.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Eoin was lucky )
kay_brooke: Two purple flowers against a green background (spring)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Eighth Saimar
Colors: Acanthus #16 (belt), Peacock #13 (strut), Transparent #5 (blown away)
Styles/Supplies: Seed Beads
Word Count: 1,335
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Andran gets attacked.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

The port was busy that afternoon )
kay_brooke: Two purple flowers against a green background (spring)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Eton Blue #1 (detention), Peacock #7 (haute couture), Transparent #17 (incense)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Seed Beads, Fingerpainting
Word Count: 1,491
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: The detention blues.
Note: Epistolatory format again! I'm using the prompt "incense" as a verb. I think Katie sounds at least a couple years too young here, but eh. Maybe she's just not a very proficient writer. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Dear Diary )
kay_brooke: Two purple flowers against a green background (spring)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Acanthus #11 (baton), Blue #4 (out of the blue), Peacock #4 (ostentatious)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Seed Beads
Word Count: 1,048
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Katie gets presented with an opportunity.
Note: I'm not really happy with this, but it gave me an idea for something else, so that's all right? I'm having trouble these days coming up with decent UF stuff; I need to change it up a little. Solution: focus on the next generation! Katie is Charles and Allison's daughter, if you've forgotten. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Hey )
kay_brooke: Two purple flowers against a green background (spring)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Acanthus #3 (pin), Peacock #18 (and shoes to match)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas, Miniature Collection
Word Count: 481
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; mentions of self-harm.
Summary: Cassie and fear.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

She told people )
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 Eighth Saimar
Colors: Acanthus #8 (silk cord), Peacock #5 (vanity)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 1,544
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply.
Summary: Jarol meets with Dionos Afry.
Note: The follow up to this piece. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

The meeting )
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: Ember #14 (heat), Iceberg #8 (scarf), Peacock #20 (conspicuous consumption)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas, Frame
Word Count: 3240
Rating/Warnings: PG-13
Summary: Also known as "Five times Hope thought she had fallen in love and one time she realized she still could."
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

The first time )
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: Iceberg #11 (ice skating), Peacock #15 (fierce), Zing #6 (I see you've set aside this time to humiliate yourself in public)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 1,259
Rating/Warnings: PG-13
Summary: Cassie's first day of school.
Note: I feel like I've written something like this before. Anyway, enjoy Cassie not being a complete pill for once. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Are you sure you're going to be okay? )
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: Iceberg #10 (winter wonderland), Peacock #19 (marching to the beat of your own accordian)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas, Seed Beads
Word Count: 2,419
Rating/Warnings: PG-13
Summary: Robert might have lost it.
Note: Please bear with me while I work out what I even want this story to be about. May be rendered non-canon at any time without warning. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

It was during the cold snap of 1977 )
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: Ember #16 (passion), Iceberg #4 (long nights), Peacock #2 (fast fashion)
Styles/Supplies: Miniature Collection, Canvas
Word Count: 2,074
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; alcoholism
Summary: Sam and Camille
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

She first saw him in Jo's loft )
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: Beige #7 (DSL), Iceberg #9 (wrap up well), Zing #15 (you should do some soul-searching, maybe you'll find one)
Styles/Supplies: n/a
Word Count: 887
Rating/Warnings: PG-13
Summary: Amy gets an unwelcome phone call.
Note: I'm really belaboring the point now. I'll stop kicking Cassie someday. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

The alarm went off )
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: Iceberg #2 (ice), Peacock #8 (just a fad)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 534
Rating/Warnings: PG-13
Summary: Hope gets fired.
Note: I'm not feeling this at all. Such a complete lack of motivation lately, but I want to do Iceberg. So you get my forced efforts, sorry. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

We're discontinuing your contract )
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: Ember #7 (burn), Peacock #9 (all for show)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 1,315
Rating/Warnings: PG-13
Summary: Amy is fed up with Cassie. Cassie doesn't understand why.
Note: A section from this miniature collection expanded upon. Those of you who are not big Cassie fans, this is not going to improve your opinion of her. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

She woke up in her own bed )
shipwreck_light: If you see it, you are either playing with me or snooping. (Tree)
[personal profile] shipwreck_light
Author: SWL
Story: Jealous of Roses, Arc 1 Box of Rings
Index: Click Here.
Colors: Peacock Saturation, Lawn Green #1- Summer Nights
Supplies and Materials: Mural.
Word Count: 18,800ish with several good stopping points.
* Alternatively, if you want to gist of things, you could just read "~13~ Strut" which comes in at roughly 2K.
Summary: Duclos takes the residents of her manor to a party.
Rating: XXX
Warnings: NSFW. Violence. Discussion based on -ist viewpoints. Tonight's cast also includes a pimp doing pimp things.
Criticism: If any bugs have hampered your enjoyment of this installment, please let me know about them. PMs preferred to this end.

This summer Court of the Manor would be held far from the city... )

End Arc 1 ~ Box of Rings
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~*~

Cast members give commentary on each other. More people get laid and/or killed. Duclos reveals her purpose for Roa.

Pip and Zephyr do something unspeakable.

It's not the usual kind of unspeakable.

Next Arc ~ Working Hours

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