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Author: Kat
Title: Dawn
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Paris green 9 (City Island) with shadowsong's paint by numbers (It's quiet and foggy before dawn in cities by the water.)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Short films), novelty beads (this gif), acrylic (shimmer), feathers (First woman to swim the English Channel: Gertrude Ederle of New York, completing the swim in just under 15 hours, beating the men's record by almost two hours.), fabric (water at dawn)
Word Count: 622
Rating: G
Summary: Jack and Felix go for a dawn swim. Felix is less than pleased.
Warnings: none.
Notes: I am running late for work but this had to be written.

Dawn )
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Author: Kat
Title: Roses in Springtime
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Warm light 10 (The light in me will guide you home), silver screen 7 (Go ahead, make my day.)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Short films and Shojo-ai/Shonen-ai), tapestry (warm light/seed beads), seed beads, miniature, reimaging (of Bloom, watercolors (time after time), novelty beads (this picture), fabric (this picture), glitter (August, Helen Hunt Jackson)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Naomi won't forget this woman.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Your daily dose of romantic cliche.

Roses in Springtime )
bookblather: George Clooney in a suit and sunglasses, looking at the camera. (Christopher Hennessy : George Clooney)
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Author: Kat
Title: Past Time
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Rain cloud 2 (Cancelled)
Supplies and Materials: Canvas (Jack is fourteen), modeling clay (risk), glue (Be a warrior, not a worrier.), graffiti (In like a Lion), novelty beads (go into overdrive)
Word Count: 682
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Jack comes home drunk.
Warnings: mention of underage drinking and sex.
Notes: Jack is fourteen and not yet diagnosed. I think I posted half of this on my journal.

Past Time )
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Author: Kat
Title: Nattier
Story: Shine Like It Does - 'Fess Up AU
Colors: Color party 50 (Nattier), Blackstar 15 (I'm happy. Hope you're happy, too. I've loved. All I've needed: love. Sordid details following.→Ashes to Ashes (Scary Monsters))
Supplies and Materials: Eraser ('Fess Up AU), miniature, novelty beads (boys stripping), pastels (kay_brooke: Something with Jack and Felix)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Summary: "Why are you always better dressed than me?"
Warnings: none.
Notes: Jack being silly.

Nattier )
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Author: Kat
Title: Over
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Blackstar 4 (As the pain sweeps through, Makes no sense for you. Every thrill is gone. → As the World Falls Down (Labyrinth))
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Lilith Faire Second Stage: Not Alone, Sara Bareilles), miniature, novelty beads (this picture maybe not used in the nicest way...), stain (Beware of no man more than yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us. - G. K. Chesterton)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Samantha remembers an ex-boyfriend.
Warnings: none
Notes: Samantha is one of Jack's ex-girlfriends, one maybe too attached to him.

Over )
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Author: Kat
Title: Never Makes Sense
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: First Light 9 (Armlet), color party 4 (Phlox), Olympic gold 4 (silver)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Lilith Faire Main Stage: All This and Heaven Too, Florence and the Machine), glue (There's a palpable uneasiness in the air; your heart is open and ready to reveal its truth but you just don't know how to put your feelings into words.), stain (Beware of no man more than yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us. - G. K. Chesterton), acrylic (youth), canvas, novelty beads (this picture)
Word Count: 487
Rating: G
Summary: Miranda contemplates, and maybe envies, her siblings.
Warnings: none
Notes:

Never Makes Sense )
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Author: Kat
Title: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: First light 16 (Curiosa), blue caravan 10 (And the words, they're everything and nothing), color party 42 (Flammeous)
Supplies and Materials: canvas (Smokey is about sixteen, and Miranda may or may not be just barely born), seed beads, acrylic (false), stain ("It’s all fucking crap. We’re all human beings, we’re all mammals, we’re all rocks, plants, rivers." - Shane MacGowan), modeling clay (Free-Form Friday), novelty beads ("The Boss of Me," They Might Be Giants), graffiti
Word Count: 739
Rating: PG
Summary: Smokey has a conversation about gender with a ten-year-old, because of course he does.
Warnings: homophobic slur
Notes: Uh, hi, I'm back? Smokey's gender, sexuality, and indeed entire existence can best be expressed as the title emoji. He uses male pronouns because it's easier but he'll answer to anything.


¯\_(ツ)_/¯ )
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Author: Kat
Title: Perseverance
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: First light 18 (Ironheart), midnight 3 (Ferrous), lapis lazuli 7 (persevere) with paint by numbers (The Hennessys never give up.)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature collection, brush (morass), acrylics (envy), stain (“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.” - Calvin Coolidge), fabric (luck), novelty beads (don't let go)
Word Count: 500
Rating: PG-13
Summary: The Hennessys never give up.
Warnings: racism, abuse.
Notes: Ha, finished two colors at once. Come to me, David Bowie colors...

Perseverance )
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Author: Kat
Title: Reunion
Story: Shine Like It Does -- Tudors AU
Colors: Color party 40 (Damson), first light 13 (Clasp)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Tudors AU), pastels (back), novelty beads (Please don't change, please don't break/The only thing that seems to work at all is you)
Word Count: 646
Rating: PG
Summary: Charlotte is reunited with her dearest friend.
Warnings: none.
Notes: A few minutes late for Mary I's birthday, but here's some happiness for that poor girl anyway.

Reunion )
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Author: Kat
Title: Hershey Kisses
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Color party 49 (Lusty-Gallant)
Supplies and Materials: Feathers (Sex for one hour will burn off 11 Hershey Kisses, or 360 calories.), novelty beads (kiss)
Word Count: 187
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Jack has game.
Warnings: none.
Notes: This is entirely the fault of the feathers prompt.

Hershey Kisses )
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Author: Kat
Title: Sight
Story: Shine Like It Does - Faery AU I Guess
Colors: Midnight 15 (Prophet)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Faery AU I Guess), graffiti (Twelve Days of Christmas 1), acrylic (And I've seen it in the flights of birds/I've seen it in you the entrails of the animals/The blood running through, but in order to get to the heart/I think sometimes you'll have to cut through, but you can't -Heartlines; Florence and the Machine), novelty beads (children with guns), fingerpainting (somewhat experimental style, or, Kat Wrote This At 2 AM While Sick)
Word Count: 120
Rating: PG-13
Summary: She can't stop it.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Goodness, it's been a while. Sorry! I'm back.

Sight )

Iceberg #7

Sep. 26th, 2015 12:25 pm
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Author: SWL
Story: Shine Like It Does
Index: Click Here.
Colors: Iceberg #7- Skiing
Supplies and Materials: Collage, Graffiti [Self-insert weekend].
Word Count: 1,900ish
Summary: Charlotte makes a single-serving friend.
Rating: PG
Warnings: Vague implications of -isms.
The following are always welcome: comments, constructive criticism, collaboration inquiries, cake.

Look With Your Hands )

The directions for peyote stitch and book rec are accurate. Additionally, I really did have the WASP part of the convo with someone. Thank you for letting me play with your toys, [personal profile] bookblather! MWAH.
bookblather: Mia Maestro pulling her hair back. (Charlotte Hennessy : Mia Maestro)
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Author: Kat
Title: Bloom
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Midnight 13 (Rooting)
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads, glitter (Discovery, Florence Ripley Mastin), beading wire (oh... hello), miniature
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Life was good these days.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Katie is related to the main cast mostly by virtue of having been supposed to marry Christopher.

Bloom )
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Author: Kat
Title: Postmortem
Story: Shine Like It Does - Fairy Tale AU
Colors: Midnight 19 (Stark)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Lilith Faire TBT Second Stage: Goodbye Earl, Dixie Chicks), miniature, eraser (Fairy Tale AU), brush (beholden)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: The Hennessy siblings discuss.
Warnings: none.
Notes: You'll get the full story later, but the prompt was too perfect.

Postmortem )
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Author: Kat
Title: Cancel All Our Vows
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Midnight 4 (Abolish), lapis lazuli 15 (aloof) with paint-by-numbers (Jack doesn't understand why)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Lilith Faire Main Stage: Loosen the Knot, Lissie), chalk (how to tell if a volcano is active, dormant, or extinct), glitter (As If I Am Someone Else, Douglas Piccinnini), miniature
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Vera leaves Jack.
Warnings: none.
Notes: The poem Jack and Vera briefly quote is Since there's no help, come let us kiss and part by Michael Drayton. The title also comes from there.

Cancel All Our Vows )
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Author: Kat
Title: Long Way Down
Story: Shine Like It Does - CIA AU
Colors: Milk bottle 20 (Calliope), dragon scale green 10 ("Old dragons, like old thorns, can still prick. And I am a very old dragon." ― Jane Yolen), flame 10 (lighter)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, graffiti (Lilith Faire Village Stage: Bottom of the River, Delta Rae), charcoal, eraser (CIA AU), oils (the daily grind), fabric (this image), bichromatic
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Terrible things are about to happen.
Warnings: violence, gun violence
Notes: I should probably post the stuff I wrote, huh. Same female character as in Killers, but again, literally all I know about her. I am going to have this beautifully creepy song stuck in my head forever.

Long Way Down )
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Author: Kat
Title: Escapism
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Milk bottle 7 (Side show)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, graffiti (Lilith Faire Second Stage: Four Leaf Clover, Abra Moore), glitter (In Defense of Melancholy, Pablo Medina)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: It'll be all right.
Warnings: Aftermath of a violent event, though nothing is referred to specifically.
Notes: I keep learning things about Charlotte.

Escapism )
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Author: Kat
Title: Itch
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Milk bottle 4 (Cotton candy)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, graffiti (Lilith Faire Village Stage: Kiss and Not Tell, La Roux), stain (Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction. - E. F. Schumacher), acrylic (this image)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Peter's like an itch beneath her skin.
Warnings: none
Notes: Round these parts we call cotton candy candyfloss. Or we would if we had any sense.

Itch )
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Author: Kat
Title: Adrenalin
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Milk bottle 13 (Drop tower)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, graffiti (Lilith Faire Village Stage: Destroy Everything You Touch, Ladytron)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Danger is attractive.
Warnings: none
Notes: nope.

Adrenalin )
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Author: Kat
Title: Mirror
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Milk bottle 11 (Hall of mirrors)
Supplies and Materials: Miniature, graffiti (Lilith Faire Second Stage: Porcelain Fists, Ingrid Michaelson)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13
Summary: She should have seen it coming.
Warnings: depression, minor suicidal ideation
Notes: I swear today's third is happy.

Mirror )

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