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Joined 08-28-06, id: 1124109, Profile Updated: 03-07-12

About me:

You'll notice I've changed my pen name. It was either that or take the stories down, as my twelve year old is at that curious stage. I'm well aware that this means people will have a harder time finding my stories, but it seems the lesser of two evils.

I have been on hiatus for the past couple of years, as life has crowded in. I've been dealing with the extended illnesses of both of my parents. My father is now well, but my mom continues to battle a newly developed auto immune disease.

Things are more settled down now, so I am hoping to get back into writing soon. Thank you for your kind thoughts!

Other info about me:

Not much to say, except that I love all things Japanese in general, and manga and anime in particular. That probably describes about half of the people that frequent this site, however, so I'm just one in the crowd. That's fine with me. After dealing with a couple of obnoxious flamers, I'd rather keep most of the personal details to myself. Certainly there are some things I will share:

I am older than you, probabilistically speaking.

I have one son and one husband, several cats and a dog.

I am very shy in real life, although I am an accomplished public speaker.

I wish I had studied writing in college.

Like Kakashi, I have many hobbies.

If there is such a thing as reincarnation (and if anyone is taking orders), I would like to come back as a feudal-era Japanese princess. Or maybe a floating world era maiko. Or a kunoichi. Or a Claymore. In any case, I would like to carry the knowledge of indoor plumbing back with me, as this is the one modern convenience I cannot live without. Dream big, I always say.

My writing is fifty percent for you, and fifty percent for me. I post here because I'm trying to improve, and because your reviews encourage me to keep at it. In return, I hope I'm connecting with people who love KakaSaku and Miyazaki, and bringing you some enjoyment. Thank you to anyone who takes the time to leave a review-- positive or negative-- especially those of you who point out things that could help me improve. I truly appreciate it. Even "Update soon!" makes me smile. It's nice not to know that I'm not writing in isolation.

Link to my live journal page.

KakaSaku Fan Club's "Classy" Fan Art contest:

A while back, the KakaSaku Fan Club (over on the NarutoFan forums) organized a fan art contest for the artists among us. The challenge was to take an existing piece of classical art and transform it into a KakaSaku themed piece. My friend Modernday Portia organized the whole thing (apparently she does not need sleep!) and the contest was a brilliant success.

You can see the contest entries and the original paintings upon which they were based here:

The winner of the contest was Leona 101. Her painting was a transformation of Edmund Blair Leighton's famous "Alain Chatier," and it is amazing. As a prize for first place, I've written a piece to go with this painting, to serve as its backstory: Seijin no Hi. (Coming of Age) I hope it lives up to Leona's work!

Fan Art:

Thank you to sayurinomoe and eldr-fire who have drawn several fanarts related to BOFR. In these, Tsuki is much cuter than I imagined! I am blown away that you think enough of the story to illustrate it.

Tsuki and Susuwatari

Go Rin No Sho

Kendo Girl

Bath

Hot Springs

Expressions

Father and Son

Generations of Hatake

Thank you to sayurinomoe for drawing even more amazing art, these for Fourteen Dates:

Fourteen Dates Study 1

Fourteen Dates Study 2

Fourteen Dates Study 3

Fourteen Dates Study 4

Fourteen Dates Ch 44

Fourteen Dates (wedding)

And these for BOFR. You overwhelm me! I wish I had a sliver of your drawing talent.

Sakura Study

Simply Tsuki

And sayurinomoe has created a kakasaku doujin, based on a chapter from BOFR. God, I love it!

illness

Here is the link to the first page. You can click on it to see the rest.

Also sayurinomoe is working on an original kakasaku doujin that I hope will be posted soon. I have seen some of the drawings and they are amazing. Go MOE!

TSWL:

Yanny88 has created a drawing of Kakashi-sensei on his Kawasaki Ninja motorcycle from To Sensei, with Love. Damn, I wish I owned one of those bikes! You drew him just the way I imagined. Thank you for the beautiful art!

Hatake-Sensei

Commissions:

The talented kimeko-28 has created a couple of amazing drawings for BOFR and Kaidan. I am so pleased with these!

Kakashi and Tsuki

Kaidan

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Sleep by Nadri reviews
Hokage's orders are the law. That's a fact. So when she orders Hatake to make sure that Haruno actually sleeps, or something like it, and takes her meds, refusement isn't considered. From either side KakaSaku, SasuNaru ect. ect. Mrated.
Naruto - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 42,569 - Reviews: 178 - Favs: 220 - Follows: 369 - Updated: 9/27/2012 - Published: 11/29/2005 - Sakura H., Kakashi H.
Gentle Lesson: The Restoration of the Hatake by kakashidiot reviews
Kakashicentric. Chapter 39! FINAL UPDATE! Kakashi's future with Sakura. A new future with family at his side! RandR!
Naruto - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 39 - Words: 201,770 - Reviews: 660 - Favs: 321 - Follows: 252 - Updated: 9/6/2011 - Published: 11/10/2005 - Kakashi H., Sakura H. - Complete
The Merchant of Konoha or the Hokage, really by Zelha reviews
Written for the "Love's Not Time's Fool" KakaSaku Shakespeare competition. Whoever said that inheritances were heaven sent, truly didn't know Sakura's father. Meanwhile, Kakashi runs around like a headless chicken. Konoha will never be the same.
Naruto - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 19,129 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 8 - Published: 3/1/2010 - Kakashi H., Sakura H. - Complete
Falls Apart by roxnroll reviews
As Kakashi struggles through a mid-life crisis, he begins to realize that the things he has taken for granted may not be there for him when he's done soul searching. Kakashi/Sakura Rated M for later chapters.
Naruto - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 17,933 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 111 - Updated: 10/23/2009 - Published: 5/21/2009 - Sakura H., Kakashi H.
Sonnet by moderndayportia reviews
On the edge of death, Kakashi has made Sakura immortal for his daughter through words. A story about the beginning and the end. KakaSaku. Future Lemon.
Naruto - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,047 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 65 - Updated: 8/22/2009 - Published: 3/17/2009 - Kakashi H., Sakura H.
Tsubaki by IcarusT reviews
Between Time-Skip. At sixteen, Sakura realizes she wanted recognition from Kakashi-sensei the most.
Naruto - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,566 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 61 - Published: 4/13/2009 - Sakura H., Kakashi H.
Allure by Eldr-Fire reviews
For the KakaSaku Halloween antifanfic contest for the KakaSaku fanclub on Narutofan. Sakura is a witch of sorts who develops a desire for Kakashi's soul. M for suggestive themes and the like. I don't own Naruto. AU.
Naruto - Rated: M - English - Supernatural/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,374 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/1/2008 - Sakura H., Kakashi H. - Complete
Tender Sugar by ronny-of-yore reviews
I run. I fall. What ripped away? Check my body now. Was it body or soul? Made for the KakaSaku Anti-Fanfiction Fanfic Contest. KaKaSaku Pairing. Lemon
Naruto - Rated: M - English - Horror/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,899 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 6 - Published: 10/31/2008 - Kakashi H., Sakura H. - Complete
All Her Fault by leafygirl reviews
For the Kakasaku Anti-Fic fanfic contest at the Kakasaku FC at narutoforums. Sakura causes some trouble for Kakashi and tries to help him out in her own unique way. Kakasaku
Naruto - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,722 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 143 - Follows: 22 - Published: 10/31/2008 - Kakashi H., Sakura H. - Complete
Dirty Deeds by Serenanna reviews
It should have been a sweet deal of a mission, lots of money for very little work. But, after being stuck with the same man for four years, being 'just friends' should have been a dirty phrase. KakashixSakura, GemnaxIno, Lemon eventually.
Naruto - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 18 - Words: 251,986 - Reviews: 861 - Favs: 979 - Follows: 850 - Updated: 9/14/2008 - Published: 5/13/2007 - Kakashi H., Sakura H.
State With Kings by modernday austen reviews
Things are back to normal at the Castle, but now the Prince has come back to win Sophie's heart.
Howl's Moving Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 15,595 - Reviews: 248 - Favs: 307 - Follows: 166 - Updated: 10/6/2007 - Published: 6/30/2005 - Sophie H., Howl - Complete
As Others See by JediShampoo reviews
A magical misfire ends with the wrong Howls in the wrong worlds. HMC movie crossover with HMC book. Romance, light humor, light angst. Warning for adult scenes. Complete.
Howl's Moving Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 39,368 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 136 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 12/26/2006 - Published: 11/18/2006 - Complete
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