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: Octarine #20 (no matter how fast light travels it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it), Yellow #8 (yellowed paper)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas
Word Count: 714
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Amy can't take the silence. Or the waiting.
Note: Yet another rewrite. Don't worry, I'm about done with these. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM. Last Yellow.

There was no pattern to the floor )
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: Admin Yellow #11 (let's try not to shoot any Girl Scouts on the first day, okay?), Dirt Brown #23 (strength), Yellow #4 (yellow tape)
Styles/Supplies: n/a
Word Count: 1,038
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Avery starting out on the job.
Note: Another rewrite, even more major this time, because in the original Cassie was the officer, which is completely laughable now. But I had convenient character in law enforcement with which to rewrite this scene. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM. Last Dirt Brown, only four months late.

Hey, Debra )
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: Tango Pink #14 (poledance), Yellow #6 (big yellow taxi)
Styles/Supplies: Pastels (for [community profile] origfic_bingo prompt "one night stand")
Word Count: 309
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Another day for Cassie.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

She was in DC for something )
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: Dirt Brown #14 (north), Octarine #27 (when the least they could do to you was everything, then the most they could do to you suddenly held no terror), Yellow #13 (yellow jack)
Styles/Supplies: Pastels (for [community profile] origfic_bingo prompt "falling apart")
Word Count: 1,097
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Amy suspects something about her husband.
Note: Another rewrite of a very early piece. Notice how like all of these rewritten pieces feature Cassie. Yeah, she's changed a lot. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Here comes the tickle monster! )
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: Admin Yellow #29 (I lose my patience when I get shot), Harvard Crimson #13 (keg stand), Yellow #12 (yellow fever)
Styles/Supplies: Pastels (for [community profile] origfic_bingo prompt "taking a chance)
Word Count: 1,112
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Cassie is going to make her brother talk, no matter how drunk she has to get.
Note: This is a rewrite of a very early short piece which some of you may have seen on my writing journal. It's never been posted here, though. The characterization in this and some other early pieces doesn't fit at all with how I see the characters now, so I did some rewrites to bring them into line with the canon. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Cassie banged on the door )
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: Octarine #1 (it is almost impossible for anyone to be in a street without breaking the law), Tango Pink #26 (belly dance), Yellow #15 (yellow government cheese)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas, Pastels (for [community profile] origfic_bingo prompt "outnumbered")
Word Count: 1,165
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Sam's first day on campus.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Is there a limit? )
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[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Admin Yellow #7 (That line you're talking about? I crossed it a long time ago), Dirt Brown #16 (patience), Yellow #11 (yellow journalism)
Styles/Supplies: n/a
Word Count: 1,326
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Cassie gets revenge.
Note: Just playing with some what if scenarios here. Not necessarily "canon," because I don't think even Cassie would be this callous. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

She left her cell phone at Rob's )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Dirt Brown #24 (wisdom), Harvard Crimson #5 (fraternity/sorority), Yellow #2 (yellow submarine)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Seed Beads
Word Count: 610
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Jenna has an important question to ask her friend.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Micah! You're my only hope! )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Harvard Crimson #2 (resident advisor), Yellow #14 (canary yellow)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Seed Beads
Word Count: 805
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Dominic is determined to get a new beginning.
Note: Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

The girl who poked her head into his room )
kay_brooke: (autumn2013)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Harvard Crimson #1 (dorm room), Tango Pink #1 (disco), Yellow #9 (yellowjackets)
Styles/Supplies: Canvas, Seed Beads
Word Count: 1,179
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Allison moves into her freshman dorm.
Note: Are you in the mood for college stories? I'm in the mood for college stories. Harvard Crimson, go! Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

It's...nice )
kay_brooke: A field of sunflowers against a blue sky (summer)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Adamant #6 (Caduceus), Yellow #10 (yellow card)
Styles/Supplies: Graffiti
Word Count: 629
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: Kristie explains herself.
Note: Lint Roll answer for [personal profile] isana, who asked: Kristie, is there any reason why you're so mean and angry with everyone?

Excuse me, mean and angry? )
kay_brooke: A field of sunflowers against a blue sky (summer)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: Unusual Florida
Colors: Adamant #9 (Brisingamen), Eton Blue #20 (graduation), Yellow #7 (yellow light)
Styles/Supplies: Frame, Seed Beads
Word Count: 1,456
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: The last week of high school.
Note: Last Eton Blue! And with that, my Katie-and-Dom-in-high-school series comes to a close. Constructive criticism is welcome, either through comments or PM.

Monday: Review day. Boring waste of time )
kay_brooke: A field of sunflowers against a blue sky (summer)
[personal profile] kay_brooke
Name: [personal profile] kay_brooke
Story: The Myrrosta
Colors: Summertime Blues #8 (I thought I could trust you), Yellow #1 (and they were all yellow)
Styles/Supplies: Graffiti, Frame, Eraser (Merrus/Jay AU)
Word Count: 756
Rating/Warnings: PG-13; no standard warnings apply
Summary: It can be painful to talk about family.
Notes: Lint Roll answer for [personal profile] jkatkina, who asked: Edward, who was your least favorite person growing up, and do you have the same opinion of them now?.

They got on the subject of families at one point )
bookblather: Ayelet Zurer looking camera right with a sad smile on her face in black and white. (in the heart : arelie koch : ayelet zure)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Government Cheese
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Yellow 15 (yellow government cheese), blue 10 (blue collar).
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Arelie is eight or nine), seed beads, modeling clay (strong).
Word Count: 620.
Rating: PG.
Summary: It's hard to be a poor single mother.
Warnings: nope
Notes: Last yellow.

Government Cheese )
bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: On the Dock
Story: In The Heart -- EPIC PIRATE AU
Colors: Daffodil 11 (go exploring), yellow 13 (yellow jack), blue 15 (deep blue sea).
Supplies and Materials: Miniature collection, eraser, canvas (the first), frame (the last two), acrylic (this picture), stain (So many worlds, so much to do//So little done, such things to be -- Tennyson), feathers (this picture), beading wire (this picture), yarn (this picture), pastels (memories).
Word Count: 300.
Rating: PG.
Summary: Three people watch the ships.
Warnings: none
Notes: Another of my tense-changing miniature collections.

On the Dock )
bookblather: A picture of Tricia Helfer in a white shirt, smiling, with her chin in her hand. (in the heart: gina)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Smile Full of Sin
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Daffodil 15 (new beginnings), yellow 12 (yellow fever), red 9 (marlboro red).
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, feathers (this picture), chalk (model behavior), glue (It appears that you're ready to take a risk to get something you want.), reimaging (Stalking).
Word Count: 100.
Rating: PG-13.
Summary: Gina meets Vanessa.
Warnings: none
Notes: I knew something like this would happen with the chalk.

Smile Full of Sin )
bookblather: Annalise Basso looking to the left of the camera, with long red hair and a blue shirt. (in the heart: young ivy)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Inevitable
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Daffodil 10 (fresh grass), yellow 11 (yellow journalism), tractor red 13 (clothes on the line) with Nikki's paint-by-numbers (Gail asks Ivy why her clothes have so many grass stains.)
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Ivy is about seven), brush (rash), chalk (riding into the sunset).
Word Count: 120.
Rating: G.
Summary: So much for family picture day.
Warnings: none
Notes: I've done this too.

Inevitable )
bookblather: Sarah Porchetta in a pink sweater, smiling at the camera. (In the heart : joy : sarah porchetta)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Datebook
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Yellow 6 (big yellow taxi), red 6 (red letter day), daffodil 3 (spring forward)
Supplies and Materials: Illustration, eraser, collage (Nikki's Second Genesis), mosaic (Second Genesis and Doctor Who), brush (incunabulum: a work of art or of industry of an early period), seed beads, glitter (What is your dream job?), fingerpainting.
Word Count: n/a.
Rating: G.
Summary: Joy's datebook, in a universe where she really is a Time Lord.
Warnings: none
Notes: Shame? What's that?

Datebook )
bookblather: Rachel Hurd-Wood smiling at the camera (In the Heart: adult Summer)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Dear Prudence
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Yellow 2 (yellow submarine), daffodil 13 (warm breezes).
Supplies and Materials: Frame, miniature collection, feathers (this picture), modeling clay (exile), glitter (warm).
Word Count: 600.
Rating: PG.
Summary: Summer and the Beatles.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Not sure if this would count as mixed media.. another modly opinion, please?

Dear Prudence )
bookblather: Lucy Hale looking back over her shoulder with a smile. (in the heart: Ahava: Lucy Hale)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: Date Night
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Red 3 (red lipstick), yellow 10 (yellow card), fuzzy wuzzy 7 (brushing hair) with shadowsong's paint-by-numbers (helping her get ready for a night out).
Supplies and Materials: Canvas, seed beads, modeling clay (choice), watercolors ("Everything that's cute is better"), pastels (waiting).
Word Count: 1190.
Rating: PG-13.
Summary: Ahava gets ready for a date. Duncan helps.
Warnings: one sexist slur, oblique discussion of sexual assault. Also teenagers being teenagers and possibly mention of underage sexual activity.
Notes: Writing people as close as these two is nice, sometimes.

Date Night )

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