shadowsong26: (tana)
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Name: shadowsong26
Story: Rush
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Kingfisher Blue #13. 一日千里: a thousand li in one day (tremendous progress), Moonlight #3. Moonrise, Golden Globe #1. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice Chianti.
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Lillith Faire Second Stage), photography, eraser (Urban Fantasy AU), acrylic, oils, stain, modeling clay (sweet life), charcoal, novelty beads (spatter)
Word Count: 195
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Tana
Warnings: Tana, vampirism, implied murder.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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shadowsong26: (fera)
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Name: shadowsong26
Story: Easier
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Golden Globe #2. Play it, Sam. Play 'As Time Goes By.', Moonlight #10. Noctilucent, Provence Lavender #4. Shabby cottage
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Lillith Faire Second Stage), photography, eraser (In SPACE AU), oils, yarn
Word Count: 298
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Fera
Warnings: References to adultery and incest
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
[personal profile] bookblather
Author: Kat
Title: friends are the family you choose
Story: In the Heart - Fantasyland AU
Colors: Silver screen 6 (I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser, graffiti (Short Films), miniature, fabric (this picture)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Summary: Estivas meets its new sibling.
Warnings: none.
Notes: Estivas has appeared before here and here. Also, dragons in this AU do not have genders as such, and generally prefer to be referred to, when speaking English, as 'it.' Bonus points if you figure out the theme in the dragonets' names.

friends are the family you choose )
bookblather: A picture of Tricia Helfer in a white shirt, smiling, with her chin in her hand. (in the heart: gina)
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Author: Kat
Title: My Wolf
Story: In the Heart - Fairy Tale AU
Colors: Silver screen 2 (I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse.)
Supplies and Materials: Eraser, graffiti (Short Films and Shojo-ai/Shonen-ai), acrylic (partner), novelty beads (I'm a big haymaker in a title fight/I'm a cute black kitten with a nasty bite/I'm an action double-feature on a Friday night!/I'm me! - "I'm Me", Phineas & Ferb)
Word Count: 471
Rating: PG
Summary: Ivy and Gina of an evening.
Warnings: Brief mention of animal abuse.
Notes: Okay, gonna try to keep writing now for real.

My Wolf )
bookblather: A picture of Tricia Helfer in a white shirt, smiling, with her chin in her hand. (in the heart: gina)
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Author: Kat
Title: On Wasted Fields
Story: In the Heart - Straight AU
Colors: Warm light 4 (Somehow these pieces must bring back the man you were), silver screen 1 (Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.), paris green 15 (City Garden) with shadowsong's paint-by-numbers (Children at the park.)
Supplies and Materials: Tapestry (warm light/seed beads), seed beads, miniature collection, novelty beads (spit), eraser
Word Count: 400
Rating: PG
Summary: The McKean children and their father's grave.
Warnings: Mentioned domestic and child abuse.
Notes: This is an AU where Gina is straight, and these are her children.

On Wasted Fields )
shadowsong26: (tana)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Weather
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Kingfisher Blue #10. 察言觀色 (reading the mood), Provence Lavender #16. The well-trod path
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (PILGRIMS), photography, eraser (Tudors AU)
Word Count: 241
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Mary
Warnings: Impending doom of the Henry VIII-executing-his-wives variety. Also, Tana is involved.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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shadowsong26: (isshiri)
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Name: shadowsong26
Story: Breath of Autumn
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Moonlight #5. Drift, Provence Lavender #10. Vineyard
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Red Carpet Day 5), photography, eraser (urban fantasy au), oils, glue ("There is a haunting familiarity to the landscape, whether or not you are eager to start the next chapter of your story. You can't tell if you have been here before or if it is only a place that you visited in your dreams. Pay careful attention to all the details, for signs appear everywhere pointing to your future. Mary Oliver wrote, "Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable."")
Word Count: 185
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Isshiri, Telri
Warnings: Implications of kidnapping/imprisoning someone; weirdness with time/perception, due to being taken Underhill; implied dubcon due to fairy glamour/somewhat unsettling fae/human romantic dynamic. Fairies are kind of creepy when they fall in love with humans. If I missed anything I should have warned for, please let me know.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
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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.

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shadowsong26: (mellir)
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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: A picture of Pink in a pink shirt and black beret. (in the heart: danny)
[personal profile] bookblather
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 )
shadowsong26: (taz)
[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: A picture of Paul Campbell in a sweater smiling offscreen. (in the heart: jake)
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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 )
bookblather: Matt Bomer in an open grey shirt against a landscape. (Jackson Hennessy : Matt Bomer)
[personal profile] bookblather
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 )
bookblather: A picture of Tricia Helfer in a white shirt, smiling, with her chin in her hand. (in the heart: gina)
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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 )
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 )
bookblather: A closeup of Daniel Vettori in glasses and a baseball hat (in the heart: aaron)
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Author: Kat
Title: Eggplant
Story: In the Heart - Apocalypse AU
Colors: Color party 15 (Aubergine), rain cloud 17 (Just missed 'em), Blackstar 3 (He coughed and shook his crumpled wings Closed his eyes and moved his lips → Look Back in Anger (Lodger))
Supplies and Materials: Eraser (Apocalypse AU), miniature, novelty beads (4/5 Fun toy, but brought the End Times >:(), fabric (a survivor walking in burned-out rubble), photography
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Summary: Aaron, thinking about eggplants.
Warnings: none.
Notes: I managed to make eggplants sad. Go me?

Eggplant )
shadowsong26: (mel)
[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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bookblather: A picture of Neko Case in a green sweater. (in the heart: ivy)
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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 )
bookblather: Rachel Hurd-Wood smiling at the camera (In the Heart: adult Summer)
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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 )
shadowsong26: (fera)
[personal profile] shadowsong26
Name: shadowsong26
Story: Leaving
'Verse: Feredar
Colors: Plant Party #48. Rafflesia, Paprika #7. Who do you think you are? Who, some kind of superstar?
Supplies and Materials: graffiti (Halftime: Lillith Faire Village Stage), eraser (In SPACE AU), seed beads, novelty beads ("You're So Vain", Carly Simon), beading wire, glitter
Word Count: 368
Rating: PG-13
Characters: Fera
Warnings: References to incest/adultery, end of a marriage.
Notes: Constructive criticism welcome, as always.


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