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Joined 04-28-07, id: 1266110, Profile Updated: 12-29-08
Author has written 7 stories for Protector of the Small Quartet, Beka Cooper series, Song of the Lioness, and Pirates of the Caribbean.

I enjoy stories (particularly fantasy) which portray a strong female lead character. Tamora Pierce was my favorite author when I was in middle school, and I still read whatever books she publishes.

Keep in mind: what I write here is purely for amusement and guilty pleasure (as fanfiction should be).

My favorite pairings:

--Kel/ Dom (Kel is my favorite Tortall heroine--she is NOT a watered down version of the Lioness!)

--Beka/ Rosto (though I'm not entirely certain that they'll end up together...)

--Any other canon pairing

--Tunstall/Sabine

--Onua/Sarge

I'm not just about pairings. I like good narratives, though a little side dish of romance is always yummy. The kind of fanfics I like best are the ones that emulate the canon writing styles. I don't like Mary-Sues. Also, authors who destroy/ignore canon character traits in order to push outrageous plotlines really make me mad.

A Few Notes About My Stories:

--Beka's Cat is finished. Sorry, I've had enough of it. It was amazing to write, but I don't think there's anything to add. Plus, I doubt I could manipulate the time factor any further without driving myself bonkers. But, some background trivia on the story if you're interested: 1) the story's title pays subtle hommage to Schrondinger's Cat, a physics allegory 2) most of the time-traveling logistics are inspired and adapted from the book "Time Line," 3) the last chapter contains a reference to Shakespeare.

--My favorite fanfic (of the ones I've written) is A New Home. It's complete, and probably my best writing to date.

--Kel Takes the Cake is SLOWLY falling into place, piece by piece. All things considered, I think the story is plugging along okay, but I am struggling to keep it moving.

--Puppy Love was originally going to be a single songfic about Beka/Rosto, but now I'll try just about any pairing. Updates on this anthology should be forthcoming. I'm working on Daine/Numair at the moment.

--Calypso (a POTC poem fanfic) stands alone, both its style and universe are unusual for me. It was a good exercise, but once was enough.

--Rape of the Lock my latest story, a oneshot of Beka Cooper. It was written for a fanfiction competition on LiveJournal. It doesn't serve much purpose, other than to explore the character of Beka.

Things I'd like to see someday (and may get around to writing them myself)

--A story about the thief who stole Mithros's shield (mentioned briefly in TQ). I can't help but think the thief was a girl. What happened to her afterwards? What'd she do with the shield? Use it? Hide it? Is she even mortal? She's certainly gifted...where'd she learn her craft?

--Taybur, anything about him. He is one awesome character that TP neglected to fully embellish. Anyone else care to try?

--Onua/Sarge, I think they work; they both have had a really rough past, and they've been close friends for so long...

--Something about Goodwin's man.

--The full story of how Clary took down a berserker (which I attempted to write in "Clary's Day")

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Of Ripped Dresses and Pink Ponies by Bookworm81818 reviews
After the Scanran War, our favorite heroes Kel and Dom meet up in Corus only to get involved in a prank war with the Third Company of the Kings Own. The war turns into a plot to get Dom and Kel together.
Song of the Lioness - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 7 - Words: 8,003 - Reviews: 158 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 87 - Updated: 2/28/2008 - Published: 7/30/2007 - Tortall, Tortall - Complete
The Rogue and his Dog by The-Vegetable-Queen reviews
When a vengeful mage transforms Beka, she finds herself shunned by friends who don't recognize her. Only when she rescues Rosto does someone see worth in her new form. They work together to rescue Pounce and change her back. RostoxBeka
Song of the Lioness - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,188 - Reviews: 64 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 11/24/2007 - Published: 11/18/2007 - Tortall, Tortall
Of a Mind by spellcoats reviews
Just what exactly DID Jon do to get the Lord Provost to sign George's pardon? SotL, LR Gen Oneshot
Song of the Lioness - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 869 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/26/2007 - Tortall - Complete
His Treasure by xX.Padfoot.Xx reviews
Rosto decides to take advantage of Beka when he sees her with her hands full... Cute Oneshot RostoBeka WARNING: Spoilers for Terrier
Song of the Lioness - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 805 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 14 - Published: 1/8/2007 - Tortall - Complete
Protecting Kel: Sword and Glaive by Kenta Divina reviews
Continues Protecting Kel. The Scanran war is not over. Dom and Kel will have to overcome trials of distance, betrayal, and separation. Kel's destiny is neverending. King Maggur is looking for the Protector. Kel/Dom veiws. Quotations fixed.
Song of the Lioness - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 24 - Words: 63,553 - Reviews: 545 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 5/10/2004 - Published: 11/13/2002 - Complete
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Rape of the Lock reviews
It was her one vanity... a oneshot Beka Cooper story
Beka Cooper series - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,995 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/29/2008 - Complete
Kel Takes the Cake reviews
Cleon is celebrating his wedding to Ermeline, all his best friends are invited...including poor, single Kel. She needs an escort, someone to fend off embarrassing questions about her personal life. C'mon, of course it's a KD.
Protector of the Small Quartet - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 13,125 - Reviews: 134 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 12/28/2008 - Published: 7/22/2007
Clary's Day reviews
A day in the life of young Clary Goodwin. Hot weather means hot tempers in Lower City...oneshot.
Beka Cooper series - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 645 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 1/10/2008
Puppy Love reviews
fluff and drabbles interpersed with fitting song lyrics. Parings include BR, ST SabineTunstall , AG, KD, BR BuriRaoul , OS, TJ, RS, YN, DN respectively! Don't recognize the abbreviations? Read and find out!
Song of the Lioness - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 12 - Words: 16,788 - Reviews: 99 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 1/2/2008 - Published: 6/12/2007 - Tortall, Tortall
Beka's cat reviews
Rosto gets his ticklers on a spell to take him to the divine realms. He drags Beka along, but things don't go as planned. With the help of a curious dragon, the pair returns to Corus...200 years beyond their time! AU, kinda. Rated a STRONG T.
Beka Cooper series - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 15 - Words: 23,913 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 116 - Updated: 9/29/2007 - Published: 5/20/2007 - Complete
Calypso reviews
Davy Jones was in love once. Ever wonder what went through his head as he played the organ on the Dutchman? A short poem about Her.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 145 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/26/2007 - Davy Jones, Tia D. - Complete
A New Home reviews
Picks up after Lady Knight w weddings at Steadfast etc. Afterwards, a clerk comes to inspect New Hope. Someone's gonna turn it to turn it into a fief...but not if Kel has anything to say about it. How far will she go to defend the refugees?
Protector of the Small Quartet - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 16 - Words: 33,733 - Reviews: 78 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 5/20/2007 - Published: 5/6/2007 - Keladry, Domitan - Complete