Tiny, itty bitty bite-sized drabbles for your viewing pleasure (and for the purpose of my own writing exercises). Updates won't be frequent as college has started for me and I lack the leeway to dabble in fanfiction on anything other than the sparse weekends. For anticipating fans, look forward to the oncoming chapters of Little Match Girl and possibly Chocolate Truffles (Itachi) later on this afternoon.

Disclaimer: I suppose since these are required, I must say, "I do not own anything of this fic but the idea!"

i — permanence

"You haven't aged a day since the last I've seen you," he pointed out with unveiled interest.

Kagome's brows furrowed together as she scrutinized him through wary eyes. "Neither have you…"

In a slow, gradual motion Sasori's lips quirked up in a pleased, subtle smile.




"Beautiful," was the conclusion he made at last under his breath.

Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.

—Albert Camus

Author's Note: Got requests? Feel free to send me a shitload of them so I can have more prompts to practice with. Any character(s), any theme; romance, friendship, tragedy, whatever!