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Author: Malapropism
Story: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Alice Blue 14 (everything's got a moral, if you can only find it), Sulphur 3 (make a contract), Fire Opal 18 (hell or high water)
Supply: Canvas (Takes place a day or three before the start of BFTS)
Word Count: 1419-ish
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Lewis Wainwright listens. A young woman calling herself Amanda Knight tells him more than he wants to hear.
Notes: Warnings for mentions of human trafficking and forced prostitution. Constructive criticism welcome.

Sleep was going to be a distant dream soon, and he knew it. )
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Title: Jaida Dreams
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Fire Opal 9 (adrenaline), Sulphur 18 (unclean), Mouse Grey 11 (supcalifragilisticexpialidocious)
Style: illustration
Rating: PG
Character: Jaida
Summary: One day she'll take back the shadows for Adanvari. It isn't a dream really, more of an inevitability.

If the abyss doesn't blink first, you're doing it wrong. )
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Title: Never Coming Back
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Harvest Gold (back to school)
Supply: Eraser (high school AU)
Characters: Kristen
Rating: PG with trigger warnings for domestic abuse
Summary: Kristen contemplates school.


Read more... )
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Title: Queen of the Neighborhood
Canon: Battle For the Sun/The Lethean Glamour
Colors: Harvest Gold 4 (raking), Fire Opal 17 (like a hurricane), Mouse Grey 23 (friends forever)
Supply: Eraser (high school AU), miniature
Characters: Jaida, Helene
Rating: G
Word Count: 100
Summary: Jaida meets Helene.

That girl thinks she's the queen of the neighborhood / I got news for you, she is! )
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Title: Hallowe'en
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Harvest Gold 7 (pumpkins), Fire Opal 5 (ravenous), Mouse Grey 26 (he's a tramp, he's a rover)
Characters: Cyprian Corvo, Cliff Knight, Jaida Ames
Rating: PG-13
Word Count: 692
Summary: Cyprian still hates autumn, and Jaida loves genocide.
Note: Looked over by isana, who has my thanks.

I give you the means to save yourself. )
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Title: Red and Yellow
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Harvest Gold 11 (new sweater), Mouse Grey 10 (why should I worry?)
Character/s: Cliff Knight, Jaida Ames
Word Count: 157
Rating: G
Summary: Cliff always liked autumn, but it doesn't mean the same things anymore.

'Words were air, and air didn't bother him.' )
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Title: The Only Exception
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Harvest Gold 6 (asters), Mouse Grey 25 (you can learn a lot of things from the flowers), Alice Blue 23 (it would be so nice if something made sense for a change)
Style: miniature
Character/s: Cyprian Corvo, an aster
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: There's just something about asters that isn't right.
Note: Looked over by [personal profile] isana , who has my thanks. Please excuse me as I rush to finish the Harvest Gold challenge.

They communicated in shocks of emotion and impression and spectral color. )
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Title: Irrevocable
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Harvest Gold 12 (napping), Alice Blue 5 (if I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense), Mouse Grey 29 (seize the day)
Supply: Canvas (Cyprian is nine)
Characters: Cyprian Corvo, Lauren Corvo
Word Count: 349
Rating: PG
Summary: That one time Cyprian tried to "save" the world when he was nine and ended up paying for it.

Winter was the most painful of the four seasons, without contest. )
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Title: Warding
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Harvest Gold 8 (harvest), Mouse Grey 2 (the age of not believing), Sulphur 6 (Unholy)
Supply: Canvas (Rue is seven)
Character: Rue Alessio
Word count: 205
Rating: PG
Summary: Rue wants to see the rites of supplication.

Six harvests Rue had seen, gold and green and plentiful, but this one was singular. )
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Title: The Shadows of My Bad Bones
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Harvest Gold 15 (nothing gold can stay), Sulphur 7 (deceiver), Alice Blue 1 (we're all mad here)
Style/supplies: mixed media, canvas (Ragnar is under 18 in the first 4-5 sections), charcoal, pastels (first fight)
Characters: Ragnar Merridan, Martin Merridan, Nadya Ericksdottir, Mashiro Yuki
Rating: PG-13, with warnings for child abuse, possible disproportionate revenge, violence, and general awfulness.
Summary: Ragnar Merridan, the man who was not really a man, in 13 songs. Beta read by isana, who has my thanks.
Note: Beware the inclusion of Tom Waits, who some people re-he-eally don't like. If he's not your bag, remember to delete his song.

'I have inspired more worthy warriors to take up arms in months than his propaganda has in years. And also you, I suppose. A shame.' )

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Title: You're Not Getting Out Alive
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Fire Opal 20 (destroy what you want/love most), Alice Blue 16 (you're mad, bonkers, completely off your head. But I'll tell you a secret. All the best people are), Mouse Grey 7 (I can go the distance)
Styles/supplies: Mixed media, canvas
Characters: Jaida Ames, Ling Bai, Cyprian Corvo
Rating/warnings: PG-13 | violent imagery including the death of children, alcoholism/alcohol mentioned
Word count: 2636 (excluding lyrics)
Summary: Jaida Lenore Ames in fourteen songs.
Note: Keep in mind, Jaida's an unreliable narrator. So.

Jaida didn't have friends for the same reason she didn't have nice things; she broke them. )
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Title: What the Night Brings You
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Mouse Grey 21 (a dream is a wish your heart makes), Sulphur 13 (Hellish), Fire Opal 11 (Own personal war)
Style: illustration
Word count: 1054
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Jaida dreams of an end she didn't create; Cyprian dreams of flowers; Cliff dreams of what might have gone wrong. Kristen never dreamed before, but she couldn't stop now even if she wanted.

The touch at her wrist is cold, she realizes. )
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Title: HG Wells Can Suck It
CanonBattle For the Sun
Colors: Mouse Grey 9 (bring me that horizon), Alice Blue 6 (six impossible things before breakfast), Sulphur 16 (fire)
Supplies: Watercolors (Write a story in which a hair dryer is used as a time-travel device), Eraser, Stain (Nothing is impossible. Some things are just less likely than others. - Jonathan Winters)
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Jaida, Kristen
Word count: 864
Summary: In the throes of boredom, Jaida invents a time machine. Kristen comes along for the ride.

'I've built in a paradox detector, which is why we can't punch Hitler. I tried that. It would have sent the universe reeling. Kicking him was fine, though.' )

 

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Title: Happy to Live in Love
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Mouse Grey 12 (when somebody loved me), Celestial Blue 5 (ineffable), Alice Blue 11 (if you believe in me, I'll believe in you)
Style: paint-by-numbers (Some things cannot be spoken aloud.)
Rating/warnings: PG, with warnings for implied past non-con and prostitution
Characters: Kristen Morrow
Word count: 239
Summary: Kristen considers Cliff.
Note: May I please have a tag for Celestial Blue? Thank you!

Kristen woke up with sunlight streaming through the window into her hand and shining in her hair, and when she shifted herself out of her bed it felt like it never left. )

 

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Title: Perfect Summer
Canon: Battle For the Sun
Colors: Sulphur 9 (Fallen), Fire Opal 4 (Ardent), Alice Blue 25 (at the time it all seemed quite natural)
Styles and Supplies: Illustration
Characters: Kristen Morrow, Cliff Knight
Rating: G
Summary: They sit underneath the orange trees, content.
Notes: Gonna need tags for illustration, Battle For the Sun, and Sulphur, please.

Now love has come to me / and set apart thee / from all of the maddening crowds. )

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