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Joined 07-05-07, id: 1318154, Profile Updated: 10-09-13
Author has written 3 stories for Newsies.

Personal Info

Name: Emily

Fandom Name: Flare Higgins

Fandom: Newsies - the movie, not the stage show (pretty much exclusively, in terms of fanfiction)

Favorite Newsies: Racetrack Higgins, then Spot Conlon - then, in no particular order, Kid Blink, Mush Myers, David Jacobs, Skittery, Itey, and Tumbler

Gender: Female

Age: 24

Birthday: August 19, 1989

Hometown: A tiny town in New Jersey - South Jersey, specifically, in the suburbs of Philadelphia

Adopted City: Boston, MA

Graduate of: Emerson College (Writing, Literature, & Publishing major; Philosophy minor)

Occupation: Starving writer

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Take Good Care of the Poor Boy by sloanne reviews
Jack Kelly never wanted a brother, and Sean Conlon didn't want any friends. Neither boy got what he wanted. Cowritten by Funkiechick and Studentnumber24601. Prequel to Everything You've Done Wrong. Slash, drugs, language. COMPLETE.
Newsies - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 121,048 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 7/30/2012 - Published: 3/18/2006 - Jack K., Spot C. - Complete
To the Waters and the Wild by stress reviews
Welcome to New York, thought Kit, where the fairies are more than little men in green vests – they wear more rouge for a start – and the waterfalls are nothing more than grey rivers teeming with sludge. Welcome to New York. Welcome home.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 11,523 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 2/26/2012 - Published: 2/7/2012
SPIN by Brooky Jones reviews
While things remain generally the same in Manhattan, sixteen year old Faye runs from her past, which happens to sit in Brooklyn. Exhaustion and fate bring her together with the newsies; and her life, and many of theirs, begin to change drastically.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 29,026 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 8/22/2011 - Published: 2/7/2011 - Kid Blink, Spot C. - Complete
Gamblin' Pride by RedKaddict reviews
-Brooklyn Roots 2- "Even if he let me off easy, he knows my heart's in Brooklyn. He wants to make sure I remember that, if I cross him, he'll cut me off. He owns my soul." Race throws a game of poker. Mild language, oneshot, no slash. Race POV.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,519 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 6 - Published: 4/28/2010 - Racetrack H., Spot C. - Complete
Amends by Queen Kez the Wicked reviews
SEQUEL TO EPIC. A rescue, a coup, and a fast unraveling mystery with consequences for everyone. Racetrack is back in the Dark, ready to prove himself in an attempt to make things right...and maybe find redemption in the process. Good thing he's not alone.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Adventure - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,417 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 8/4/2007 - Published: 7/2/2007 - Racetrack H., Swifty
Epic by Queen Kez the Wicked reviews
COMPLETE. Racetrack doesn't interfere with the affairs of others. So why does he agree to take Dutchy to the Dark side of New York City on an impossible mission? Why does he care what happens to Specs? He's seen it before. He's seen it all.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Suspense - Chapters: 27 - Words: 84,038 - Reviews: 269 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 6/26/2007 - Published: 6/22/2005 - Racetrack H., Dutchy - Complete
In New York by Falco Conlon reviews
Spot was no longer the overblown boy hero of a ragtag bunch of Brooklyn newsies. After the strike, offers had started to come in. Political groups wanted him, The Dead Rabbits, Tammany Hall, they all wanted him.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 30,112 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 4/28/2007 - Published: 2/12/2007 - Spot C. - Complete
A Virgin's Touch by stress reviews
Prequel to Obsession: Cuts like a Knife. Luke was just a good Catholic boy from a good Italian family- until they day his sister was murdered and his family simple fell apart. Within two short years he became a loner, a lover, a victim, a murderer... and that was just the beginning of his troubles as Luke Divenize transforms into the notorious Rip.
Newsies - Rated: M - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 18 - Words: 54,663 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 9/27/2006 - Published: 5/17/2006 - Complete
Cut and Run by Arlene2 reviews
[Complete] Race took pride in being one step ahead of everyone else. Spot took pride in making him realize he wasn’t.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,945 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 4/9/2006 - Published: 1/30/2006 - Spot C., Racetrack H. - Complete
The Story of Uhm by Mizu-chan reviews
There's a wimpy new newsie in Brooklyn. Probelm is that Spot finds her intriguing as he uncovers her disturbing past along with his own..
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 16 - Words: 48,247 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 4/5/2005 - Published: 12/3/2002
Keeping it Safe by Queen Kez the Wicked reviews
COMPLETE! Kloppman dies, and it's everyone for himself to see who gains control of the Lodging House. How much betrayal can these poor boys take?
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Suspense - Chapters: 12 - Words: 34,695 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 10 - Updated: 7/11/2004 - Published: 11/28/2003 - Complete
This is Halloween by HepCatRaven reviews
Our main guys meet the main ghouls... A little Halloween fic I cooked up.
Newsies - Rated: K - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,448 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Published: 6/23/2004
Thick as Thieves by Athena Catriona reviews
When Pocket left the Manhattan pickpockets, she thought her problems were over. But a chance meeting with an old friend affects her future--and the future of the rest of the newsies.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,009 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/3/2004
Through the Hourglass by Raeghann reviews
I stepped through the hourglass and felt it's sand shower over me like a waterfall. I came out on the other side, in a place I never knew I wanted to be, in a time I didn't know I needed to be in, to a love I didn't know I longed for.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 32 - Words: 124,232 - Reviews: 395 - Favs: 158 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 11/26/2003 - Published: 11/12/2002 - Spot C. - Complete
Shadow of a Doubt by Athena Catriona reviews
**Finished** After Lucia ran away from a half-mistake, she never learned how to trust anyone. This could either force her to put faith in the newsies- her only friends left- or send her even farther away
Newsies - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 29,703 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 4 - Updated: 8/21/2002 - Published: 5/21/2002
Stormy Night by Raindrop Allen reviews
In which Lissa Allen loses her family, and meets Spot Conlon along the way.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 26,559 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/8/2001
Secret Garden by Raindrop Allen reviews
In which Raindrop and Spot find things weren't as perfect as they thought they were.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 11,350 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 5 - Published: 4/8/2001
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Mulberry Bend reviews
Archer runs a small-time gang in Five Points. Monk Eastman runs the biggest gang in town - and works as a bouncer at Irving Hall, tempting the newsies with wealth and power. With the fates of these groups intertwined, will any soul remain untarnished?
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama/Crime - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,351 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 12/8/2011 - Published: 11/29/2011 - Jack K., Racetrack H.
A Seat in the Stars reviews
Eight months after the strike, the newsies' lives are caught in a whirlwind of change. At the center lie Irving Hall, where dark secrets fester, and three strangers from Brooklyn who trigger a chain of events that will bring those secrets to light.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 18,534 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 8/6/2010 - Published: 7/20/2010 - Jack K., Racetrack H.
Within the Blue reviews
Coming into the lodging house with duplicitous intentions, Lucky is still haunted by a painful memory, and he may need the newsies to help him find the truth behind it. Rated for darkness, mature themes, mild language.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,511 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Published: 7/9/2007 - Skittery, Itey