bookblather: Natalie Dormer looking smugly off-camera. (Miranda Hennessy: Natalie Dormer)
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Author: Kat
Title: Piece of Cake
Story: In the Heart and Shine Like It Does
Colors: Stars and stripes 8 (“I teach Sunday school, motherfucker.”), admin yellow 11 (Let's try to not shoot any Girl Scouts on the first day, OK?), sphene 7 (Polished)
Supplies and Materials: Mosaic, oils (I've never met anyone like you), stain ("The better part of valour is discretion." - Falstaff, Henry IV, Shakespeare)
Word Count: 513
Rating: PG
Summary: The woman was not what Miranda was expecting.
Warnings: assassins, brief mention of weight issues.
Notes: Misread a PBN again. Last stars and stripes at long goddamn last.

Piece of Cake )
bookblather: Enver Gjokaj in black and white smiling camera left. (in the heart : felipe : enver gjokaj)
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Author: Kat
Title: Welcome to the Family
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Stars and stripes 6 (“Here's an easy way to figure out if you're in a cult: If you're wondering whether you're in a cult, the answer is yes.”)
Supplies and Materials: Frame, brush (gamut), fabric (family), glitter (trouble), glue (There's no reason to fuel a melodrama that evolves from an all-or-nothing strategy. Minimize the internal tug-of-war by finding a middle path that doesn't go to extremes.), novelty beads (this gif).
Word Count: 723
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Felipe meets the family.
Warnings: homicidal language.
Notes: It occurred to me that I never put the introductory pieces up here. So...

Welcome to the Family )
bookblather: Rachel Hurd-Wood smiling at the camera (In the Heart: adult Summer)
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Author: Kat
Title: Lessons
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Stars and stripes 7 (“Baby carrots are making me gay.”), glitter 1 (It's not just for gays anymore. - 2011 Tony Awards opening number), twilight 2 (Ecstasy)
Supplies and Materials: Frame, acrylic (listen), oils (double agent), glitter (Love is a Verb), novelty beads ("Let's get dirty, sling a little mud/Three hundred horses underneath my hood/Let's get dirty, I know the perfect spot/Take you down a backroad show you what I've got." - "Let's Get Dirty", Heartland)
Word Count: 150
Rating: PG-13
Summary: There's a few things Zack doesn't know. Luckily Summer's an expert.
Warnings: seeeex? Well, blowjobs.
Notes: This is actually not the first comedy piece I've written about oral sex. I dunno what that says about me.

Lessons )
bookblather: A picture of Tricia Helfer in a white shirt, smiling, with her chin in her hand. (in the heart: gina)
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Author: Kat
Title: Gratitude
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Dirt brown 18 (Plough), cerise 15 (Thanks for what you do anyway), stars and stripes 2 (“If I had a dime for everytime that I was wrong, I'd be broke.”)
Supplies and Materials: Bichromatic (dirt brown and cerise), canvas (Gina is about seven), glue (Speaking from your heart can be a tricky maneuver, but you are better off acknowledging your emotions), novelty beads (considering the universe).
Word Count: 150
Rating: G
Summary: Robert and his family.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Memefill for justice_turtle.

Gratitude )
bookblather: A picture of Regina Spektor with her face half in shadow. (in the heart: olivia)
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Author: Kat
Title: peaceful, the world lays me down
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Stars and stripes 20 (“God works in mysterious ways but at least he works, he's never on welfare in a mysterious way.”), dirt brown 13 (Night), cerise 9 (Sunny day)
Supplies and Materials: Bichromatic (dirt brown and cerise), fingerpainting (...whatever this is, prose poem?), pointillism, miniature collection, watercolors (Write something that makes the world more bearable.) (or so I hope, anyway), stain (You had better follow the example of the British and try to spend Sunday afternoon in the country.), stickers (Hummingbirds, bees and ants spend 80% of their day doing absolutely nothing), glitter (sun on hammock), novelty beads (stretched out nap), photography.
Word Count: 334
Rating: G
Summary: Some days she does nothing.
Warnings: depiction of depression, including insomnia.
Notes: Don't mind me, just playing around with the stickers and words. Title from a song that has nothing whatsoever to do with this piece. I just liked it so I stole it. As you do.

peaceful, the world lays me down )
bookblather: Matt Bomer in an open grey shirt against a landscape. (Jackson Hennessy : Matt Bomer)
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Author: Kat
Title: fascinated, hypnotized
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Stars and stripes 22 (“In America, we know to ignore artists if they're serious in any way.”), dirt brown 6 (From the earth), cerise 21 (Inspiration)
Supplies and Materials: Fingerpainting (double etheree/first person), bichromatic (dirt brown and cerise), chalk (a leaf's edge), brush (ensky), glitter (Listen), novelty beads (this picture), miniature, fabric (mushrooms).
Word Count: 71
Rating: PG
Summary: Jack watches the forest, and Felix watches Jack.
Warnings: none.
Notes: I'm about at the point of smushing these two together and making them kiss, I swear to God.

fascinated, hypnotized )
bookblather: Ali Larter with messy hair staring intensely at the camera. (in the heart : yvonne : ali larter)
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Author: Kat
Title: Close Call
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Stars and stripes 13 (“Knock Knock. Who's there? The Truth. No joke.”), quill grey 10 (Ink and paper are sometimes passionate lovers, oftentimes brother and sister, and occasionally mortal enemies. - Terri Guillemets) with kana's paint-by-numbers (They say eyes are the windows of the soul. Some windows should never be opened)
Supplies and Materials: Charcoal (it's all about Yvonne), canvas, acrylic (Good evening...), glitter (lie), novelty beads (Haunted or hunted?), seed beads
Word Count: 361
Rating: PG-13
Summary: One of Yvonne's boyfriends on their relationship.
Warnings: there's implied sexual content, that's it.
Notes: Hurray for writing sprints! Three more to go before I'm done with Naturalism.

Close Call )
bookblather: Matt Bomer in an open grey shirt against a landscape. (Jackson Hennessy : Matt Bomer)
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Author: Kat
Title: Passing Notes
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Stars and stripes 5 (“Equations are the devil's sentences.”), glitter 19 (Bewitched, bothered, and bewildered. - Pal Joey), nile green 20 (Papyrus) with shadowsong's paint-by-numbers (Creativity is a prerequisite for successful notepassing in class)
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Jack and Felix are in college), illustration, stickers (Emperor penguins can hold their breath for 15 minutes and dive 1,700 feet deep.), oils (at a loss for words), brush (acquiesce), novelty beads (Don't look at me, I just know stuff.).
Word Count: 697
Rating: G
Summary: Jack tries to help.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Written for a meme prompt that apparently I already wrote a fill for? Ah well. HEY SARA YOU GET TWO.

Passing Notes )
bookblather: Lucy Hale looking back over her shoulder with a smile. (in the heart: Ahava: Lucy Hale)
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Author: Kat
Title: Go Fourth
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Stars and stripes 1 (“If our Founding Fathers wanted us to care about the rest of the world, they wouldn't have declared their independence from it.”), nile green 1 (Scarab) with shadowsong's paint-by-numbers (Ahava and Duncan and creepy crawlies))
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Duncan and Ahava are about six), stickers (Fireflies and glow-worms are neither flies nor worms. They are both beetles.), beading wire (fireflies), feathers (start with 3| the best day, end with c| hugging a friend), seed beads.
Word Count: 518
Rating: G
Summary: A good day.
Warnings: Bugs. That's it.
Notes: Kiiiiids.

Go Fourth )
bookblather: Jeremy Renner with clasped hands, looking to his right. (Peter Edleson : Jeremy Renner)
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Author: Kat
Title: Irresistably Contagious
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Summertime blues 4 (Stared at by the book you've been meaning to read.), stars and stripes 17 (“Think books aren't scary? Well, think about this: You can't spell "Book" without "Boo!"), quill grey 11 (I love the swirl and swing of words as they tangle with human emotions. - James Michener) with kana's paint-by-numbers (You once told me white is the full moon. You once told me blood is red. You told me blue is the endless sea. You also told me you loved me. And to accept these simple truths, just to accept them, my soul wishes, my soul longs, that my heart could).
Supplies and Materials: Fingerpainting (only two more first person to go), glue (you may receive more support than you expect), glitter ("Nothing can wear you out like caring about people." – S.E. Hinton), pastels (give and take), novelty beads (Letter to a teacher).
Word Count: 577
Rating: PG
Summary: It was Dickens' Christmas Carol.
Warnings: none? I don't think?
Notes: On the Lint Roller, dray asked Peter "Tell us of an experience that moved you to tears (especially if it was caused by a piece of media; a story, a play, a music experience, etc.) and tell us what you felt about it."

Irresistably Contagious )
bookblather: Natalie Dormer looking smugly off-camera. (Miranda Hennessy: Natalie Dormer)
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Author: Kat
Title: Belladonna
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Summertime blues 16 (Melting ice cream), stars and stripes 4 (“If God hadn't wanted us to eat animals, he wouldn't have made them so darn tasty!”)
Supplies and Materials: Fingerpainting (first person *fistshake*), miniature, oils (help me help you), glitter (What’s the most important thing to you?), pastels (criminal intent), novelty beads (this gif, involves fire).
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Summary: I don't regret it.
Warnings: a deliberate though nonfatal poisoning.
Notes: On the Lint Roller, kaybrooke asked Miranda "What is the worst thing you have ever done in defense of your family?" Fair warning: she's kind of scary.

Belladonna )
bookblather: A picture of Paul Campbell in a sweater smiling offscreen. (in the heart: jake)
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Author: Kat
Title: Heat
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Summertime blues 6 (Heat does strange things to people.), stars and stripes 24 (“Never throw caution to the wind. It could whip back into your eyes and blind you.”)
Supplies and Materials: Fingerpainting (first persooooon), glue (You might be overwhelmed by an odd situation today when brainy Mercury aligns with crazy Uranus.), acrylic (University library), novelty beads (not doing that again).
Word Count: 351
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Oh, hey, this is awkward.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Dray asked Jake on the Lint Roller, "Tell us about the hottest date (or tryst or experience-in-general) you ever had." I wussed out on the porn, but you try writing first-person porn with a guy who won't say sexy words. At all.

Heat )
bookblather: Annalise Basso looking to the left of the camera, with long red hair and a blue shirt. (in the heart: young ivy)
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Author: Kat
Title: Queen
Story: In the Heart -- EPIC PIRATE AU
Colors: Stars and stripes 9 (“The only thing that gets me high is the musky scent of my enemy's fear.”), nile green 19 (Reed ship) with shadowsong's paint-by-numbers (Epic Pirate AU: Ivy's first ship)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser, canvas, glue (Ultimately, if you are willing to be bold and dig beneath the surface, the current metamorphosis could be a very positive one. Your attitude makes all the difference in the world.), acrylic (a coastline), novelty beads (this is about how she feels), miniature.
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Ivy dreams.
Warnings: none
Notes: Er. I accidentally made someone cry. So here is something happy.

Queen )
bookblather: A picture of Henrik Asheim smiling. (in the heart: lars)
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Author: Kat
Title: Lies
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Summertime blues 8 (I thought I could trust you.), stars and stripes 14 (“I love the truth. It's the facts I'm not a fan of.”), quill grey 13 (Words - so innocent and powerless as they are... how potent for good and evil they become. - Nathaniel Hawthorne) with Kana's paint-by-numbers (If knowledge is power, power corrupts, corruption is a crime, and crime never pays… Does knowledge, in the end, leave you broken?)
Supplies and Materials: Fingerpainting (first persooooon), stain (Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored. - Aldous Huxley), glitter (system), pastels (truth), novelty beads (They'd find out/There's so much more to me - (from "One Jump Ahead (Reprise)" from Disney's Aladdin)).
Word Count: 422
Rating: PG
Summary: So the thing is, I lie a lot.
Warnings: parental death.
Notes: Feline_scribe asked Lars on the Lint Roller "What could drastically change a part of your life, or a relationship you have, if this 'thing/situation/fact/truth' was discovered?"

Lies )
bookblather: A picture of Pink in a pink shirt and black beret. (in the heart: danny)
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Author: Kat
Title: rest
Story: In the Heart -- Fairy Tale AU
Colors: Stars and stripes 19 (“Making a better tomorrow, tomorrow.”)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Midsummer Night's Dream prompt), eraser (Fairy Tale AU), miniature, novelty beads (mouse with a teddy bear, way cute).
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Danny believes in taking life as it comes.
Warnings: none
Notes: And Danny is a weird blend of Hansel and Gretel, Baba Yaga stories, and Goldilocks. IDK.

rest )
bookblather: Teryl Rothery looking camera left with a raised eyebrow (in the heart : gail : teryl rothery)
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Author: Kat
Title: Wolves
Story: In the Heart -- Fairy Tale AU
Colors: Stars and stripes 15 (“Attack life, it's going to kill you anyway.”)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Midsummer Night's Dream prompt), eraser (Fairy Tale AU), canvas, miniature collection, modeling clay (mom), novelty beads (Gail don't do what fairy tales say).
Word Count: 529
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Gail has always lived with wolves.
Warnings: violent death of an animal
Notes: I'm working out everyone's fairy tales. Apparently Gail is Little Red Riding Hood.

Wolves )
bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
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Author: Kat
Title: Funeral
Story: In the Heart -- Mafia AU
Colors: Stars and stripes 12 (“The more you know, the sadder you get.”)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Midsummer Night's Dream prompt), chalk (a mourning woman), glitter (extinction), feathers (After all this time, you won't even say goodbye?), eraser (Mafia AU), photography.
Word Count: 300
Rating: PG-13.
Summary: Ivy at her sister's funeral.
Warnings: child death, complicated grief.
Notes: This remains Kelly's fault.

Funeral )
bookblather: Evangeline Lilly with her hair in a bun, looking camera right distantly. (in the heart : melanie : evangeline lill)
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Author: Kat
Title: bird on a wire
Story: In the Heart -- EPIC PIRATE AU
Colors: Stars and stripes 21 (“Raising the kids is the mother’s responsibility. It’s a thankless, solitary job, like sheriff or Pope.”), quill grey 9 (The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there... clamoring to become visible. - Vladimir Nabakov) with Kana's paint-by-numbers (There is no right or wrong, only the consequences of your actions)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Midsummer Night's Dream prompt), photography, feathers ("After all this time, you won't even say goodbye?"), novelty beads ("I say ya kill your heroes and/fly, fly, baby don't cry" -- AWOLNATION, "Kill Your Heroes"), eraser (EPIC PIRATE AU).
Word Count: 654
Rating: PG-13.
Summary: Melanie ruminates.
Warnings: a pregnant woman decidedly NOT happy about it, discussion of child abandonment.
Notes: No actual pirates appear in this story. Sorry.

bird on a wire )
bookblather: A picture of Regina Spektor with her face half in shadow. (in the heart: olivia)
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Author: Kat
Title: Temptation
Story: In the Heart -- Fairy Tale AU
Colors: Stars and stripes 3 (“There's an old saying about those who forget history. I don't remember it, but it's good.”)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Midsummer Night's Dream prompt), novelty beads (We must leave at once... before we, in turn, are forgotten.), glue (Exercising self-restraint works to your advantage now.), eraser (Fairy Tale AU).
Word Count: 125
Rating: G.
Summary: Olivia faces temptation.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Sweet baby Jesus I'm behind on reading. Catching up this weekend, my darlings!

Temptation )
bookblather: Molly Quinn with her hand behind her head, smiling at the camera. (in the heart : leah : molly quinn)
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Author: Kat
Title: Fellowship
Story: In the Heart - Urban Fantasy AU
Colors: Stars and stripes 16 (“I don't trust children. They're here to replace us.”)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Urban Fantasy), graffiti (Midsummer Night's Dream prompt), frame, seed beads (I guess Gina and Ivy are around somewhere), oils (harvest festivals), glitter (pride), pastels (a stranger), novelty beads (a little kid by himself).
Word Count: 680
Rating: PG for one cussword.
Summary: Ash gets bothered by a child.
Warnings: none.
Notes: So Leah's empathetic. Didn't know that.

Fellowship )

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