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Author: Kat
Title: the scars that words have carved
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Warm light 2 (These are the scars that words have carved on me), rain cloud 25 (Past the expiration date), Blackstar 10 (I'm afraid of Americans I'm afraid of the world I'm afraid I can't help it → I'm Afraid of Americans (Earthling))
Supplies and Materials: Tapestry (warm light/seed beads), seed beads, modeling clay (fight)
Word Count: 125
Rating: G
Summary: It's not easy.
Warnings: Mention of homophobia.
Notes: Oh my god, did I actually finish something?

the scars that words have carved )
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Author: Kat
Title: Pivot
Story: In the Heart - Spartacus AU
Colors: Cloudy gray saturation and blackstar 9 (Don't stay in a bad place Where they don't care how you are→ Everyone Says ‘Hi’ (Heathen))
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Spartacus AU), modeling clay (future), novelty beads (bring it)
Word Count: 3263
Rating: R
Summary: Turning points.
Warnings: Slavery, mention of forced abortion and threatened rape, violence, threatened murder, actual murder. Brutal AU. Please be careful.
Notes: Based off the show, mostly.

eta: good job self. Next time actually hit post.

Read more... )
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Author: Kat
Title: Before the Storm
Story: In the Heart - Secrets AU
Colors: Rain cloud 1 (Bad news), warm light 15 (Our innocence is all the worse for fears)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads (Amelia Sierbenski), eraser (Secrets AU), graffiti (Out Like a Lamb), tapestry (Warm Light/seed beads), glue (You don't want to take anyone's word for anything today. You must verify the facts and see the evidence with your own eyes.)
Word Count: 167
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Amelia waits.
Warnings: none.
Notes: This takes place just after Secrets, in which Amelia Sierbenski finds out that her husband had a family before her.

Before the Storm )
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Author: Kat
Title: The Albany Insider
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Blackstar 2 (Blue Jean-she got a camouflaged face and no money → Blue Jean (Tonight)), warm light 7 (I've no intention of confessing today)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads (Reagan), watercolors (U.S. Secretary of the Interior Richard Ballinger, resigns after charges of favoritism in granting claims to Alaskan coal lands.), stain (The truth that makes men free is for the most part the truth which men prefer not to hear. - Herbert Agar), novelty beads (Let he without sin slap the shit out of the asshole over yon.), tapestry (warm light/seed beads)
Word Count: 682
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Reagan Clarence blows off steam.
Warnings: politics.
Notes: Reagan is Madison's older sister. They have another sister named Kennedy. The family has issues.

The Albany Insider )
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Author: Kat
Title: Valentines
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Valentine's Day Pink saturation
Supplies and Materials: Miniature collection, seed beads, graffiti, novelty beads ("Lay All Your Love On Me," ABBA), glitter (Heart to Heart), yarn (The Rosette Nebula), feathers (Valentine's Day), cavnas, frame, watercolors (Sweethearts and Sweetie Pies), brush (billet doux)
Word Count: 1500
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Some minor couples being in love.
Warnings: recreational drug use, minor medical talk, subtly implied suicide.
Notes: welp that was a long dry spell. Here's hoping it goes better.


Valentines )
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Author: Kat
Title: Jasmine
Story: In the Heart - Sisters AU
Colors: Color Party 3 (Jessamy), rain cloud 20 (All alone tonight)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, seed beads, eraser, photography
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Amanda dreaming.
Warnings: none.
Notes: And last color party, hopefully in time to vote. I promise to stop spamming the comm now.

Jasmine )
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Author: Kat
Title: Fun
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color Party 7 (Malachite), Blackstar 8 (Cold cold nights under chrome and glass Led me down river of perfumed limbs → Bring Me the Disco King (Reality)), David Bowie 14 (You're face to face / With The Man Who Sold The World → The Man Who Sold The World (The Man Who Sold the World))
Supplies and Materials: Canvas, acrylic (second thoughts), glue (Knowing where you stand in a relationship can be tricky now.)
Word Count: 155
Rating: PG-13
Summary: What attracted Gail to Brad anyway?
Warnings: none.
Notes: Last David Bowie...

Fun )
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Author: Kat
Title: Intertwined
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 10 (Harlequin)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads, miniature
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Anna and Delia and Chiara.
Warnings: none.
Notes: none

Intertwined )
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Author: Kat
Title: Colors
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color Party 27 (Pavonated)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, seed beads
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Lily, watching Bridget.
Warnings: discussion of murder and blood.
Notes: none

Colors )
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Author: Kat
Title: Boy Sees Girl
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 36 (Zaffre), Blackstar 6 (God's a young man too → Width of a Circle (The Man Who Sold the World))
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, seed beads, acrylic (second thoughts)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Carlos and Avery and the baby becomes real.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Skipping ahead a little in the timeline...

Boy Sees Girl )
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Author: Kat
Title: Sun
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 25 (Meline)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, seed beads, brush (auriferous)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Alan can't quite believe he's really this happy.
Warnings: none.
Notes: This is it for today! Five more tomorrow and then I'll quit flooding the comm, I promise.

Sun )
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Author: Kat
Title: Girl Tells Boy
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 41 (Eburnean)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads, novelty beads (that escalated quickly)
Word Count: 321
Rating: PG
Summary: Avery has news.
Warnings: none.
Notes: And the natural consequence of all that sexing...

Girl Tells Boy )
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Author: Kat
Title: Boy and Girl
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 32 (Sarcoline), Blackstar 13 (And I think my spaceship knows which way to go → Space Oddity (Space Oddity))
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, oils (electrified), novelty beads (Before the sun sets on the third day)
Word Count: 100
Rating: R
Summary: Carlos and Avery have sex.
Warnings: none.
Notes: They're both over eighteen, I promise.

Boy and Girl )
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Author: Kat
Title: Boy Loves Girl
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 19 (Ibis), rain cloud 7 (No hot water)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, seed beads, beading wire (sun and clouds and water), glue (Fortunate Jupiter in your 12th House of Destiny feels the sweet vibes from flirtatious Venus, favoring a romantic or financial situation.)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Carlos and Avery on a date.
Warnings: none.
Notes: none.

Boy Loves Girl )
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Author: Kat
Title: Boy Meets Girl
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 5 (Pavo), Blackstar 7 (If you should fall Into my arms And tremble like a flower → Let's Dance (Let's Dance))
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, oils (electrified), acrylic (auriferous), glue (A desert of emotional dryness can magically transform into a fertile meadow of comfort and fulfillment today.), seed beads, novelty beads ("Boom Clap," Charlie XCX)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Carlos meets Avery.
Warnings: none.
Notes: hahahahaa I have two days to finish color party WISH ME LUCK. Also, Carlos is Felipe's little brother, and this arc is informally titled "Why Felipe Knows So Much About Kids."

Boy Meets Girl )
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Author: Kat
Title: Revolting
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 33 (Zinnober), rain cloud 16 (Not in the mail today)
Supplies and Materials: Oils (destroyed)
Word Count: 152
Rating: G
Summary: Ugly sweaters.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Random domesticity featuring Clara, Aaron, and Ethan (by proxy).

Revolting )
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Author: Kat
Title: Maybe
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 34 (Badious), Blackstar 5 (Turn and face the strange → Changes (Hunky Dory)), rain cloud 11 (Went in anyway)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads (Ashley Warmind and assorted other Warminds), brush (cavalcade), novelty beads ("While I'm still confused and uncertain, it's on a much higher plane, d'you see, and at least I know I'm bewildered about the really fundamental and important facts of the universe." - Terry Pratchett)
Word Count: 597
Rating: PG
Summary: It's that time of year again-- Christmas at the Warminds.
Warnings: none.
Notes: I'm tempted to do a whole series of these. Significant others meet the Warminds.

Maybe )
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Author: Kat
Title: Helpless
Story: In the Heart - Straight AU
Colors: Color party 26 (Niveous), rain cloud 9 (Rainy day)
Supplies and Materials: Frame (Robbie is an adult), seed beads (Robbie McKean), eraser (Straight AU)
Word Count: 528
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Robbie and Christmas.
Warnings: child and domestic abuse, mostly the aftermath thereof.
Notes: none.

Helpless )
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Author: Kat
Title: Click
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 23 (Gridelin), rain cloud 24 (I forgot)
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Summer is seven), acrylic (sincere), novelty beads (quiz)
Word Count: 739
Rating: PG
Summary: Summer, stimming, and first grade.
Warnings: Deals with quiet hands and the aftermath of abuse, though it does not take place in the story.
Notes: More Summer! I love Summer.

Click )
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Author: Kat
Title: Creating Life
Story: In the Heart - Mad Scientist AU
Colors: Color party 30 (Virid), David Bowie 6 (Their jealousy's spilling down The stars must stick together → The Stars Are Out Tonight (The Next Day)), rain cloud 15 (Same old thankless job)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Mad Scientist AU), novelty beads (“Now, that,” said Sophy, “I am very glad to know, because if ever I should desire to please you I shall know just how to set about it. I daresay I shan’t, but one likes to be prepared for any event, however unlikely.” - Georgette Heyer), beading wire (the cocktails are about this color), stain (Work is the curse of the drinking classes. - Oscar Wilde), brush (temerarious) (if this isn't a word that has Ivy all over it...)
Word Count: 1134
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Mad scientists! Surprisingly sexist. Who knew?
Warnings: sexism and some mild gender essentialism.
Notes: I am indebted to Narbonic for the idea of a mad scientists convention.

Creating Life )

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