bookblather: Matt Bomer in an open grey shirt against a landscape. (Jackson Hennessy : Matt Bomer)
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Author: Kat
Title: Hot Sauce
Story: Shine Like It Does
Colors: Rain cloud 18 (Not the book/movie I wanted it to be), silver screen 11 (What we've got here is failure to communicate.)
Supplies and Materials: Novelty beads (spice), brush (disport), beading wire (messy eater)
Word Count: 156
Rating: PG-13, if you speak Spanish
Summary: Jack and Felix go out to eat. Felix cannot believe this nonsense.
Warnings: Swearing, again, if you speak Spanish.
Notes: Welp. I should just stop announcing my comebacks.

Hot Sauce )
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Name: shadowsong26
Story: Sacrifices
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Metallic Gold #9. method, Golden Globe #13. I see dead people. Provence Lavender #1. Shepherd
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Lillith Faire Village Stage; Indie Films), photography, canvas, brush (alleviate), acrylic, oils, stain, charcoal, seed beads, yarn,
Word Count: 246
Rating: R
Characters: Lova
Warnings: Murder, somewhat gory.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Lova is Nida's mother.


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Name: shadowsong26
Story: He Doesn't Listen
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Provence Lavender #5. After a hard day's work, Metallic Gold #6. tool
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Lillith Faire Main Stage), photography, canvas, brush (alleviate), acrylic, stain, seed beads, yarn
Word Count: 300
Rating: PG
Characters: Fesha
Warnings: Marital discord
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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Name: shadowsong26
Story: Stagnant
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Paprika #20. Spice up your life., Kingfisher Blue #8. 求人不如求己 (it’s better to rely on yourself than to rely on others), Moonlight #19. Sidereal
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Lillith Faire Main Stage), photography, brush (oppugn), stain, seed beads, yarn
Word Count: 240
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Teri
Warnings: Depiction of depression, not-super-healthy romantic relationship in the background, references to the fire.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Teri is one of Mariko's ex-girlfriends. Last Paprika!


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Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Compound
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Provence Lavender #14. Go into town, Moonlight #20. Glisten, Kingfisher Blue #14. 人山人海: mountains and seas of people (people everywhere)
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Short Films; Indie Film), photography, canvas, brush (chthonic), oils
Word Count: 258
Rating: G
Characters: Dimana
Warnings: Nope
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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Name: shadowsong26
Story: never so weary; never so in woe
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Provence Lavender #9. We've always done it this way, Moonlight #13. Enshroud,
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Short Films), photography, canvas, brush (regimen)
Word Count: 171
Rating: R
Characters: Simon
Warnings: Memory erasing and its aftermath, Michaela taking Simon's mind away with and without his consent, abuse, depiction of depression. I think that probably covers everything, but please let me know if I missed something.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Aftermath
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Grey, Kingfisher Blue #9. 為善不欲人知 (those who do good deeds should not do them out of desire for attention)
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (April Showers), saturation, miniature collection, photography, eraser (Assassination AU), brush (orientate)
Word Count: 1000
Rating: R
Characters: Mellir
Warnings: References to genocide and fratricide and excessive drinking and sex.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. More of this AU can be found here.


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bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
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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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[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: What if I should meet Love, once again?
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Valentine's Day Pink, Paprika #3. Tonight is the night when two become one.
Supplies and Materials: saturation, miniature collection, photography, eraser (fifteen non-canon couples), brush (billet-doux), fabric, novelty beads ("Book of Love," Dar Williams), yarn, glitter,
Word Count: 1500
Rating: R
Characters: Kesshare, Taz, Rema, Sorell, Kes, Deshell, Kirana, Isshiri, Nida, Ineku, Mel, Andrell, Mellir, Nolani, Tova, Lonura, Keta, Odaki, Sola, Deva, Kit, Fera, Dallu, Kellom
Warnings: Um. There's one incest pairing, one that comments on a pretty significant age difference, Kesshare, Kit, Kellom, and Rema are all on here. Uh. One murder, a couple segments that are super creepy/involve some level of deception of a romantic/sexual partner. Nothing explicit, but some are fairly sexual/racy. Uh. If I missed anything, please let me know?
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Some of these could be canon, if you tilt your head and squint, some of them could spin off into proper AUs because I have no life... Title comes from Convalescent, by Dorothy Parker.


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bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
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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 )
bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
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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 )
bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
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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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[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: tree
'Verse: Lux
Colors: Plant Party #41. Ficus sycomorus, Paprika #12. I'll be waiting, everlasting, like the sun.
Supplies and Materials: photography, fingerpainting (weird second-person thing?), graffiti (Trick or Treat), brush (gravid), yarn, glitter, glue ("However, you want to remain connected with the more profound issues that touch your heart now...Living in two worlds keeps you whole."))
Word Count: 327
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Simon
Warnings: References to memory loss and past sex.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Last Plant Party!


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bookblather: A picture of Paul Campbell in a sweater smiling offscreen. (in the heart: jake)
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Author: Kat
Title: letting go does not mean loving less
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Color party 45 (Tilleul), rain cloud 14 (Missing someone)
Supplies and Materials: Pointillism, brush (glaucous), glitter (Talisman, Marianne Moore)
Word Count: 115
Rating: PG
Summary: Jake, missing his family.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Yellow-green, for the record, is the color of loneliness, jealousy, and sickness.


letting go does not mean loving less )
bookblather: Caterina Scorsone smiling at camera right. (in the heart: christine: caterina scorso)
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Author: Kat
Title: Implacable
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Olympic gold 10 (athlete), color party 31 (Titan), David Bowie 3 (People stared at the makeup on his face Laughed at his long black hair, his animal grace → Lady Stardust (Ziggy Stardust))
Supplies and Materials: Seed beads (Freddie Amala), brush (implacable), frame, novelty beads (Which I'll do when the last vestige of joy drains from my soul.), miniature
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG-13 for language
Summary: Freddie was the best goddamn football player her high school had ever seen.
Warnings: none
Notes:

Implacable )
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[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: The Phoenix
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Fluorite #7. Aflame/Charred to nothing, Liver #16. lungs, Paprika #9. This child has fallen from grace.
Supplies and Materials: mosaic (with Star Wars), mural, graffiti (Hollywood Blockbuster), eraser, brush (implacable), acrylic, yarn, glitter, glue ("Relationship issues are front and center in your life now...taking the initiative works wonders")
Word Count: 30,833
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Isshiri, Mel, Arin, Sixth Youngest WitchskipSeelia, Sixth Eldest Witch, Taz, Kes, Dallu, Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, R2D2
Warnings: Some body horror, slavery, impending genocide, some mostly oblique references to previous genocide, other violence. If I missed any, please let me know.
Notes: JUST UNDER THE WIRE, HA. ::cough:: Anyway. Uh. Constructive criticism welcome, as always. This is set about halfway between Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi; and shortly before Isshiri and Mel escape Feredar. Also note that there are a couple brief references to the Clone Wars TV series (the good one, with Ahsoka) and the Dark Disciple novel, so if you haven't seen/read, they might be spoilery and/or confusing. Last Fluorite, last Liver!
Also, the first person to correctly guess the identity of the Super Sekrit Special Guest/Helpful Peanut Gallery wins virtual cookies and/or a prize of some kind.



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Author: Kat
Title: Reaper
Story: In the Heart - Hunger Games AU
Colors: Olympic gold 6 (games), Blackstar 1 (Well, you're dead, you just ain't buried yet → Under the God (Tin Machine)), color party 39 (Ferruginous)
Supplies and Materials: Graffiti (Summer Blockbuster), portrait, eraser (Hunger Games AU), brush (hare), oils (it's getting worse), stickers (Only half the passengers and crew who reached America on the Mayflower in November 1620 survived until the following spring.), charcoal (some of the POVs), seed beads (some of the POVs), glitter (Self-Portrait in Charleston, Orlando, Dean Rader), novelty beads ("There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man."), mosaic, fingerpainting (I do not often write overt violence, as may be obvious)
Word Count: 8982
Rating: R
Summary: The Games.
Warnings: Oh God, so many. Suicidal intent and actions, murder (SO MUCH MURDER), violence, blood, teenagers murdering each other, drowning, stabbing, etc. Basically, if you've read or seen the Hunger Games, it's that. Oh, and teenagers having sex (implied).
Notes: I FINALLY GOT THIS DONE. HA.

Reaper )
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Author: Kat
Title: Memory
Story: In the Heart - EPIC PIRATE AU
Colors: First light 8 (Faience), Olympic gold 7 (summer), color party 16 (Aeneous)
Supplies and Materials: Pastels (prompt by novel_machinist here), miniature, brush (sylvan), acrylic (a hot bath), novelty beads ("Take care of all your memories. For you cannot relive them." - Bob Dylan), eraser (EPIC PIRATE AU)
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: The last summer of her childhood.
Warnings: none
Notes: This takes place quite specifically in the summer of 1628. Summer is eighteen.

Memory )
bookblather: A picture of Regina Spektor with her face half in shadow. (in the heart: olivia)
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Author: Kat
Title: Baby Blues
Story: In the Heart
Colors: Olympic gold 1 (medal), color party 29 (Watchet)
Supplies and Materials: Illustration, novelty beads (sleeping on books), graffiti (Closing Ceremonies), frame, brush (sagacious), glue (Finding the right balance between unbridled hope and unexpected disillusionment makes for a complex and powerfully intense transition)
Word Count: roughly 150
Rating: PG-13 for language
Summary: Olivia and Gina exchange texts.
Warnings: none
Notes: Dedicated to all new moms everywhere.

Baby Blues )
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Name: shadowsong26
Story: Don't Compromise
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Crimson #18. I'm Captain of this boat. NOW SHUT THE FUCK UP!, Paprika #14. Make your own rules to live by.,
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Halftime: Lillith Faire Second Stage), photography, frame, brush (journeyman), acrylic, seed beads
Word Count: 256
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Nava
Warnings: Don't think so.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always. Nava is, as a reminder, Sola's daughter.


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