I recently became determined to write a drabble. As a writer of epic fanfiction, I have always had respect for writers who can do drabbles, but the skill elludes me. What I ended up with was a body of ficlets mostly too long for drabble-length but shorter than even the usual length of my rare short fics. Some are connected to my Rediscovered Hearts AU and some are just random. So I'm just going to post each one separately because there's no rhyme or reason to them so it doesn't make sense to do a "collection".

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Appearances

Most people would have said that Manda took after him. She did follow him around, and she shared his passion for discovery, even to the point that she said she was going to be an archaeologist. When Daniel looked at his daughter, though, all he saw was Vala. It was in her innocence and in the way that she could read people like a streetwise vice cop; in the way she bickered constantly with her brother and yet was the first to leap to Nicky's defense. He only hoped that appearances wouldn't be so deceiving when she was sixteen…