shadowsong26: (keta)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Cover-up
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Shadow #7. embezzlement, Bone #17. autopsy report, Arsenic #9. curare
Supplies and Materials: canvas (968 FY), oils, stain (“Opportunity makes a thief.” - Francis Bacon), modeling clay, charcoal, pastels (my current GRK card G1 "growing up"), chalk, seed beads, novelty beads ("I would never lie. I willfully participated in a campaign of misinformation."), glitter (alcohol)
Word Count: 458
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Mellir, Keta
Warnings: Teenaged drunken stupidity involving fire.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Mellir is about sixteen here, and Keta around twenty. Last Shadow!


Keta shut the door to her room behind Mellir )
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[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Step One
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Shadow #14. bank robbery, Blood Red #3. gunshot, Gunmetal #9. Revolver
Supplies and Materials: miniature collection, pointillism, photography, eraser (urban fantasy AU), stain (“Opportunity makes a thief.” - Francis Bacon), charcoal, pastels (my current GRK card B3 "in public"), seed beads, novelty beads (got it easy)
Word Count: 171
Rating: R
Characters: Kit
Warnings: Armed robbery, murder
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Takes place when Kit is about seventeen, shortly before Mel is born.


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shadowsong26: (mel)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Taking Action
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Shadow #8. forgery, Bone #6. body wagon, Arsenic #12. sarin gas
Supplies and Materials: pointillism, miniature collection, eraser (generation swap au), acrylic, oils, modeling clay, pastels (my current GRK card B5 "symbols"), novelty beads (If you knew it was wrong, why did you do it?/You don't know, you didn't mean to, it slipped your mind/And it feels so good to feed a habit/You're just making the most of your borrowed time/Waiting for the white light--White Light, Vienna Teng), glitter ("For all his bluster, it is the sad province of man that he cannot choose his triumph. He can only choose how he will stand when the call of destiny comes, hoping he will have the courage to answer." – Mohinder Suresh, from Heroes)
Word Count: 339
Rating: R
Characters: Mel
Warnings: Genocide
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Takes place in an alternate 981 FY, where Kellom is Sorell's father, rather than the other way around.



Mel circled 'human' on the form, even though he knew what the question meant and knew it was a lie. )
shadowsong26: (andrell)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Runaway
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Shadow #9. kidnapping, Bone #1. corpse road, Gunmetal #4. Machete Jr
Supplies and Materials: eraser (Desshiri!verse), acrylic, watercolors, oils, stain, pastels (my current GRK card "FREE SPACE"), chalk, novelty beads ("I am trying to find a way/Blind in the dark dungeon's night" - The Hobbit, Blind Guardian), glitter ("For all his bluster, it is the sad province of man that he cannot choose his triumph. He can only choose how he will stand when the call of destiny comes, hoping he will have the courage to answer." – Mohinder Suresh, from Heroes)
Word Count: 572
Rating: R
Characters: Desshiri, Andrell
Warnings: References to torture and enslavement
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. This takes place in an alternate 987 FY.


Andrell shifted back and forth nervously )
shadowsong26: (kellom)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Interview
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Mellow Yellow #1. Obelisk, Electric Purple #10. But there's no sense in telling me/The wisdom of the fool won't set you free. (New Order- Bizarre Love Triangle), Shadow #11. resisting arrest
Supplies and Materials: fingerpainting (illustration + transcript format), illustration, eraser (Urban Fantasy AU), brush (ad hominem), oils, stain (“Nothing better than legalised mass murder.” - Harry Patch, the last surviving British soldier from the WWI trenches - on war), modeling clay, charcoal
Word Count: N/A
Rating: R
Characters: Detective Deshell Miller, Detective Renee Jones, Kellom
Warnings: References to murder
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. This takes place in the equivalent of an alternate 979 FY


The Interview )
shadowsong26: (tana)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Sorell's Lessons
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Harvest Gold #6. asters, Shadow #3. assault, Electric Purple #20. Making the madness/And solitary sadness/A friendly fool/I thought of stories/They told us long ago/Of how the world was a perfume garden (The Chameleons- Perfume Garden)
Supplies and Materials: miniature, photography, eraser (Incest AU), acrylic, charcoal, beading wire, glitter (nightmare)
Word Count: 100
Rating: R
Characters: Sorell Younger, Tana, Keta
Warnings: Murder
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. This takes place when Sorell Younger is around seven.


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[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Contact
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Shadow #5. breaking and entering, Isabelline #2. You're just a little bit too much like me, Electric Purple #12. Your former glories and all the stories/Dragged and washed with eager hands/But ohh oh your city lies in dust, my friend (Siouxsie & The Banshees- Cities in Dust)
Supplies and Materials: brush (ad hominem), stain (“Nothing better than legalised mass murder.” - Harry Patch, the last surviving British soldier from the WWI trenches - on war), feathers, fabric, modeling clay, charcoal, novelty beads ('Luka' by Suzanne Vega, glitter (nightmare), glue ("It may be difficult to believe that the outcome will be positive since you can see both sides of the issue quite clearly.")
Word Count: 581
Rating: R
Characters: Lux, Mariko
Warnings: Strong implications of an abusive relationship, references to murder and being set on fire.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. The scars Lux refers to are six going down her back, in roughly parallel lines of three. This takes place early in Part Two, about ten years after the other Lux piece I posted.


Mariko waited for the palm-plate outside her office to let her in )
shadowsong26: (isshiri)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Easy
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Shadow #10. arson, Isabelline #11. We are the spoons, metally mean, we scooped our way into your dreams, Harvest Gold #4. raking
Supplies and Materials: reimaging (of Sending a Message), canvas (976 FY), acrylic, stain, feathers, modeling clay, charcoal, glitter (choices), glue ("You're facing an odd mixture of Saturn's cold reality today and the wide imagination of the Pisces Moon. You are feeling very serious about your philosophy of life and might have to make choices that put you in an emotionally vulnerable position.")
Word Count: 617
Rating: R
Characters: Ulore, Isshiri, Nolani
Warnings: Violence involving children
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


The boy would be in his room this time of day )
shadowsong26: (taz)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Advantage
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Harvest Gold #3. crisp breeze, Shadow #13. hijack, Mellow Yellow #10. Jewel
Supplies and Materials: miniature, photography, canvas (978 FY), stain (“When you’re going through hell, keep going.” - Winston Churchill), fabric, chalk
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Taz and Kes Hantree
Warnings: Piracy
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.

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shadowsong26: (lonura)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Plans
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Heart Gold #8. Talking of love is making it. - William G. Benham, Shadow #15. aiding and abetting, Electric Purple #17. I called you after midnight/Then ran until I burst/I passed the howling woman/And stood outside your door (The Cure- The Walk)
Supplies and Materials: illustration, eraser (Urban Fantasy AU), brush (surfeit), stain, modeling clay, novelty beads, yarn, glitter ("We all have to decide for ourselves how much sin we can live with." – Nucky Thompson from Boardwalk Empire), glue ("Unfinished tasks pull you out of your reverie today, yet the depth of your new awareness is up to the whims of trickster Mercury. It's even tougher than usual for you to walk away from sweet pleasantries.")
Word Count: N/A
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Nolani, Lonura
Warnings: Upcoming sex involving chocolate sauce.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


Nolani has Plans )
shadowsong26: (nida)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Positive
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Heart Gold #29. Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction. - Saint-Exupery, Harvest Gold #2. back to school, Shadow #12. concealed carry
Supplies and Materials: stained glass, miniature collection, photography, eraser (Urban Fantasy AU), modeling clay, yarn, glitter ("We all have to decide for ourselves how much sin we can live with." – Nucky Thompson from Boardwalk Empire), glue ("Unfinished tasks pull you out of your reverie today, yet the depth of your new awareness is up to the whims of trickster Mercury. It's even tougher than usual for you to walk away from sweet pleasantries.")
Word Count: 390
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Rema, Pellin, Sorell, Nida
Warnings: Unplanned teenaged pregnancy (therefore, background sex between a 16- and 17-year-old) and some less-than-happy reactions to it
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. This takes place in the equivalent of an alternate 943 FY.


Positive )
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[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Welcome to Homicide
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Mellow Yellow #16. Dream Lounge, Isabelline #13. Hollywood infected your brain, you wanted kissing in the rain, Shadow #1. murder
Supplies and Materials: miniature, eraser (Urban Fantasy AU), brush (hypothecate), seed beads, glitter (What is your personal truth?), glue ("...even if you are trying to maintain stability, conflict could work its way into the picture.")
Word Count: 100
Rating: R
Characters: Deshell
Warnings: Reference to violence involving children, references to character death
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. This takes place in the equivalent of an alternate version of 976 FY. Could I get a Shadow color tag, please?


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[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Thief
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Heart Gold #6. Love is a beautiful dream. - William Sharp, Electric Purple #16. I have stood here before inside the pouring rain/With the world turning circles running 'round my brain/I guess I'm always hoping that you'll end this reign/But it's my destiny to be the king of pain (The Police- King of Pain), Shadow #6. theft
Supplies and Materials: pointillism, photography, miniature collection, reimaging (of Good Cop, Bad Cop, the tenth, eleventh, and twelfth ones), canvas (from about 978 FY through 984 FY), acrylic, oils, feathers, chalk, seed beads, glitter
Word Count: 413
Rating: R
Characters: Selmid, "Shura," Deshell, Fesha
Warnings: Homelessness, nonviolent death of a child, references to witnessed murder with mutilation, Eye Scream, brief implication of child prostitution
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Could I get a Shadow color tag, please?


The Thief )

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