Reviews for The Silver Doe
the.interwebs chapter 1 . 1/5
Heartbreaking and amazing. I love the style.
KarenDetroit chapter 1 . 10/1/2017
Wow! Your writing is superb, but this! This is just Wow!
Gelsey chapter 1 . 9/20/2016
Ah, my heart, I truly loved this. It's so great, and I had to read it again - out loud - a second time. 3
Golden Asp chapter 1 . 6/27/2016
Bloody buggering hell, that was f*cking amazing. The Highwayman is one of my favourite poems, especially the version sung by Loreena McKennit, and I could hear her voice in my head singing this version, and it was so freaking beautiful and amazing. Great job. This is definitely going into my favs.
dancingkatz chapter 1 . 5/1/2016
This is utterly gorgeous.
Toodleoo chapter 1 . 1/4/2016
Good grief! You're absurdly talented. This was such a marvel, all heartbreak and angst and dense, turn-of-the-century word choice, wonderfully lyrical and driving as it captures Noyes's meter and transforms it into something new.

This stanza? Brilliant. "This place, once home and haven had become an empty shell... how could all of them be gone?" Oh, man. The word choice is exquisite, the alliteration and assonance of it all.

And the ending? Gah... thank you for at least letting them end together. That final bit is particularly sensational: "A reminder midst the fighting, / Of that which is abiding, and what is left behind."
Shinsei Tonbo chapter 1 . 9/27/2015
Loving The Highwayman I couldn't wait to read this. You did the style justice and you had me tearing just like the first time I had read Highwayman in high school.

Absolutely lovely, doll.

Ice Demon Ranger chapter 1 . 2/18/2015
Fantastic. Thank You for sharing.
candycanecoolio chapter 1 . 10/17/2014
This was so brilliantly done. It had rhythm and it flowed, and it kept me reading. This was excellent and so well thought out, and obviously had tons of work put into it. It was simply excellent. I don't review often, but this really moved me. Well done, fantastic. Please keep writing, you are brilliant. The ending was the best part, by far. Overall it was awesome, and I will be reading it in the future. Beautiful.
ljpjcg chapter 1 . 9/6/2014
Unexpected and wonderful and unique and so many other superlatives. I've never read a plot twist such as this.
CRMediaGal chapter 1 . 8/25/2014
WOW! I'm at a loss for words with this marvelous, heart-wrenching, brilliant piece. It's perfect.
excessivelyperky chapter 1 . 5/28/2014
Oh, my goodness, this is good! It seems to me you used the pattern of "The Highwayman" for this poem, but you made it all your own.
Kurai Ummei chapter 1 . 3/12/2014
This one gave me shivers, especially at the end. Bravo.
RB chapter 1 . 9/12/2012
Guest chapter 1 . 8/9/2012
Amazing! *Crying*
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