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Joined 08-11-07, id: 1349467, Profile Updated: 12-06-17
Author has written 13 stories for Harry Potter, Scarlett, Before I Fall, Doctor Who, Merlin, and Twilight.

Hi, I'm Nic, and canon is something I'm totally unfamiliar with. I love sinking ships.

Sometimes I try to quit FanFiction cold turkey, but I haven't quite cracked the theory yet.


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Now & Then (Twilight): Leah/Jacob. AU drabble series which follows Leah, who stays with Jacob as he rejects the imprint.


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The Crossroads by Carrot Top reviews
Jenna Matthews lost everyone and everything to the zombie apocalypse. Alone and with nowhere else to go, she kept pushing for Fort Benning, hoping her brother would still be alive and be waiting for her there. But after a twist of fate lands her in a new group, Jenna suddenly finds herself on an entirely new journey full of all kinds of unexpected twists and turns. Eventual DarylOC
Walking Dead - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 52 - Words: 672,155 - Reviews: 1077 - Favs: 1,100 - Follows: 1,370 - Updated: 1/15 - Published: 7/24/2013 - [Daryl D., OC]
Frozen Fire by rainonmonday reviews
Eddard Stark offered her a deal. Safe return to the Seven Kingdoms but in exchange she would need to marry his son, to keep her under watch instead of killing her like Robert wanted. She accepted because she believed she could work on her plans from within. She could turn the Young Wolf in her ally. But she wasn't expecting Robb Stark not to be like the men she knew.
Game of Thrones - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 51 - Words: 133,849 - Reviews: 1578 - Favs: 3,006 - Follows: 3,414 - Updated: 11/26/2017 - Published: 6/9/2013 - [Daenerys T., Robb S.]
A Northern Lullaby by a soul of thunder reviews
Having never taken the black, Benjen Stark remains at Winterfell. After the war he marries and has his own family. Years later when King Robert comes to the North looking for a new Hand the life of Alysanne Stark will never be the same again. Thrust into the game of thrones she must fight for family, duty and love. Can the will of one woman change the course of history?
A song of Ice and Fire - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 34,426 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 222 - Updated: 11/22/2016 - Published: 2/24/2016 - [OC, Jaime L.] Eddard S./Ned, Robb S.
Love And Birth by ohxmyxria reviews
A series of connected drabbles following/during the final scenes of "Life and Death". Various characters. Sticking to canon. Mostly fluff, some hints of sauciness, introduction of more gender-swapped characters from the series, and a wedding/honeymoon for our favorite pairing! R/R for more! :3
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 131,841 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 77 - Updated: 9/21/2016 - Published: 7/1/2016 - Beau S., Edythe C.
A New Road by jemlou reviews
The work of one man had destroyed everything they had, everything they loved. After losing what they had worked so hard to keep, the group have to find a new path to follow in the world. (BOOK TWO) -HIATUS-
Walking Dead - Rated: T - English - Horror/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 26 - Words: 352,600 - Reviews: 391 - Favs: 489 - Follows: 637 - Updated: 6/29/2015 - Published: 4/1/2014 - [Daryl D., OC] Rick G., Sophia
Loginquitas by jemlou reviews
"A snarl. A hand. A rotting face. Sophia screamed. She rolled away from the clawing monster and did the only thing she knew to do. She ran." What if Sophia was found by a stranger, another survivor? (BOOK ONE)
Walking Dead - Rated: T - English - Horror/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 50 - Words: 356,641 - Reviews: 1476 - Favs: 1,475 - Follows: 1,231 - Updated: 4/1/2014 - Published: 4/9/2012 - [Daryl D., OC] Sophia - Complete
Chances by taoist elf reviews
Returning home for a year, Bella struggles both with chances lost and taken and what to do with the last one she'll ever have. It's more complicated than she'd ever imagined. Raw, realistic and messy, this isn't the typical JxB. Takes place 8 years after BD wedding.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 262,502 - Reviews: 2046 - Favs: 860 - Follows: 523 - Updated: 2/16/2014 - Published: 10/21/2013 - Bella, Jacob - Complete
The Alpha's Prerogative by taoist elf reviews
Imprinting, marriage and mating. Duty, choice and need. What do these things have to do with love? In the midst of a failing marriage and strained imprint, Bella is about to find out. It's complicated, when is it ever not? Bella/Sam some Paul. No poly anything.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 77,384 - Reviews: 1238 - Favs: 1,735 - Follows: 724 - Updated: 10/7/2013 - Published: 9/12/2013 - Bella, Sam - Complete
The Life and Times by Jewels5 reviews
She was dramatic. He was dynamic. She was precise. He was impulsive. He was James, and she was Lily, and one day they shared a kiss, but before that they shared many arguments, for he was cocky, and she was sweet, and matters of the heart require time.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 36 - Words: 613,762 - Reviews: 11224 - Favs: 10,187 - Follows: 8,971 - Updated: 8/30/2013 - Published: 7/8/2009 - James P., Lily Evans P.
Crave by taoist elf reviews
Moving to Forks for her senior year, Bella finds a very different Jacob than her sunny, extroverted best friend of the past 17 summers. Taking the concepts of Twilight and spinning them with a dark realism and emotional depth, this is the tale of the havoc that Phasing wreaks on the Rez's young Pack, where youth evaporates in the fires of duty and even love is cursed.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 267,485 - Reviews: 2693 - Favs: 1,637 - Follows: 1,003 - Updated: 3/31/2013 - Published: 7/10/2012 - Bella, Jacob - Complete
Of Twisted Morals and Human Weaponry by BeyondTheStorm reviews
One month. It had been one month since Merlin had disappeared. When Arthur set out to find his missing servant, he hadn't had much of a plan, but he's pretty sure that getting kidnapped and being held for ransom by a morally imbalanced weapons dealer hadn't been part of it. *Friendship, no slash, eventual magic reveal*
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 146,837 - Reviews: 1319 - Favs: 1,123 - Follows: 693 - Updated: 3/28/2013 - Published: 9/18/2012 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
By the Fires of Camelot by SapphireNight reviews
Upon arriving back in Camelot, Arthur has stumbled straight into a nightmare. The crowd gathers for fire; the King preaches his accusations; and the torch is lowered to Merlin's bound feet. By the fires of Camelot will Arthur decide the Warlock's fate. COMPLETED. Sequel coming soon 'By the Trials of Night'
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 29,880 - Reviews: 141 - Favs: 170 - Follows: 208 - Updated: 6/29/2012 - Published: 11/23/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Bad In Each Other by audreyii-fic reviews
Gale and Katniss face each other as Prim and Peeta face the arena. THG AU.
Hunger Games - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,202 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 18 - Published: 2/29/2012 - Gale H., Katniss E. - Complete
The Now by S. Oliver reviews
What if you had a second chance at love? Modern AU Reincarnation Merlin/Arthur Warnings: Dark and Sadistic Themes, Torture, Underage sex, Self-harm, Minor/Major Character Death, Oblivious Merlin/Arthur Prequel to: The Now: Underworld
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 32 - Words: 94,408 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 1/23/2012 - Published: 11/30/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Remember, Remember by WinterStorrm reviews
Prince Arthur gives up the person he loves to do his duty, but Merlin's impossible to forget.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 17,485 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 241 - Follows: 23 - Published: 1/9/2012 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
The Fire of the Sun by audreyii-fic reviews
Sequel to The Movement of the Earth. Bella finds the cost of joining the supernatural world may be higher than she can pay. Jacob/Bella, Sam/Emily.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 25 - Words: 112,635 - Reviews: 1453 - Favs: 1,068 - Follows: 646 - Updated: 1/1/2012 - Published: 2/2/2011 - Bella, Jacob - Complete
The Movement of the Earth by audreyii-fic reviews
Jacob imprints on Bella. It changes things. A re-write of New Moon, beginning on page 242 in Chapter 10: "The Meadow."
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 21 - Words: 95,238 - Reviews: 1257 - Favs: 1,883 - Follows: 621 - Updated: 1/1/2012 - Published: 9/4/2010 - Bella, Jacob - Complete
An Education by Anne Hedonia reviews
I went looking for a fic version of "Human Nature"/"Family of Blood" where Nine was John Smith and Rose was his companion, and which took place at Farringham. Couldn't find one. Started writing. Simple as that. Rating ranges from PG-13 to Adult COMPLETE
Doctor Who - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 55,210 - Reviews: 218 - Favs: 686 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 8/23/2011 - Published: 9/24/2010 - 9th Doctor, Rose T. - Complete
Pieces of the Memories by audreyii-fic reviews
Renee leaves Charlie *and* Bella. AU drabble series following the Swan family, the Black family, and the Clearwater family. Eventual Jacob/Bella.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 41 - Words: 36,242 - Reviews: 1218 - Favs: 699 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 8/19/2011 - Published: 4/16/2011 - Jacob, Bella - Complete
Ransoming Emrys by Emachinescat reviews
A band of renegade druids that know how much the legendary "Emrys" is worth to certain people have decided to auction him off to the highest bidder. How far will Arthur go to get him back, especially when Merlin's secret is revealed?
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Friendship - Chapters: 25 - Words: 77,372 - Reviews: 1431 - Favs: 1,775 - Follows: 712 - Updated: 8/2/2011 - Published: 2/11/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
Forbidden Feelings by littleshyangel reviews
With a secret to keep and a reputation to uphold, it's going to be difficult to live under the same roof for Arthur and Merlin. They will soon realise that not everything is black and white. That in the end, they'll need each other to survive. SLASH. AU.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 35 - Words: 111,241 - Reviews: 578 - Favs: 279 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 5/8/2011 - Published: 2/28/2011 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Ties That Bind by shadowglove reviews
SLASH. When Merlin saves a young boy from would-be-kidnappers, he unknowingly starts the course of events that lead him to meet the boy's father, Arthur, who has played a painful part in changing Merlin's familiy's life in the past.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 62,080 - Reviews: 716 - Favs: 1,304 - Follows: 533 - Updated: 3/14/2011 - Published: 3/18/2010 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Job Interview from Hell by WinterStorrm reviews
On the TV show 'The Apprentice' Merlin is a candidate and Arthur is a boardroom adviser. Will Merlin make it through the twelve weeks without hearing the immortal words, 'You're fired? Is he playing to win the job or Arthur's heart? Modern AU.
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 96,703 - Reviews: 545 - Favs: 882 - Follows: 196 - Updated: 12/20/2010 - Published: 10/6/2010 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Family Ties by Keitorin Asthore reviews
It was enough of a surprise when Burt and Carole got married. Finn and Kurt were even more surprised when they decided to have a baby, but they never expected how their little sister would change things. Finchel. Klaine. Oneshot. COMPLETE.
Glee - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 17,000 - Reviews: 295 - Favs: 793 - Follows: 67 - Published: 11/22/2010 - Finn H., Kurt H. - Complete
The Wolf at the Door by surrexi reviews
Rose slipped through a hole in the universe and was reunited with Jack in modern-day Cardiff. So what happens when the Doctor and Martha make a pit stop? Sequel to my story Pawns in the Game
Doctor Who - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 24,640 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 372 - Follows: 132 - Updated: 8/6/2010 - Published: 6/9/2008 - 10th Doctor, Rose T. - Complete
Inside the Pendragon Institute by ForzaDelDestino reviews
Arthur is Assistant Director at a museum of medieval art. Morgana's the senior curator. Lance is the armour specialist, Gwen works with tapestries and textiles. Merlin is a new employee with a reputation for quirky brilliance. My first AU, please review.
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 72,017 - Reviews: 715 - Favs: 1,307 - Follows: 308 - Updated: 5/11/2010 - Published: 2/3/2010 - Arthur, Merlin - Complete
Harry Potter: the Other Child by Ryders on the Storm reviews
When everyone thinks Harry's brother is the BWL, Harry rises from the shadow of the brother to become more than anyone expected. HG
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 115,502 - Reviews: 2427 - Favs: 3,318 - Follows: 3,599 - Updated: 4/26/2010 - Published: 1/18/2008 - Harry P., Ginny W.
Dark Side of the Moon by blondie AKA robin reviews
New Moon from Edward's POV. Witness how Edward agonized over leaving Bella, hunted for Victoria, faced the Volturi, and came to realize that with Bella was where he was meant to be.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 176,408 - Reviews: 2597 - Favs: 3,476 - Follows: 1,539 - Updated: 2/26/2010 - Published: 5/23/2008 - Edward - Complete
Learning by enigma-kar reviews
Arthur discovers Merlin's secret and all is, surprisingly, well... until a certain King finds out.
Merlin - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 33,142 - Reviews: 355 - Favs: 347 - Follows: 139 - Updated: 10/4/2009 - Published: 8/7/2009 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
There I'll Be by Sarahkw reviews
Based on New Moon & told from Bella, Edward, and Alice's point of view. Edward is gone and not fairing well, the Cullen family is miserable, and Bella is heartbroken and being hunted. What happens when Edward's plan to protect Bella at all costs backfires
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 31 - Words: 81,740 - Reviews: 238 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 102 - Updated: 5/6/2009 - Published: 12/14/2008 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Your Heart Remained the Same by rebeldivaluv reviews
Part of him would always be hers. JacobxBella. JacobxRenesmee.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,771 - Reviews: 264 - Favs: 496 - Follows: 44 - Published: 9/27/2008 - Bella, Jacob - Complete
Destiny Redefined by thejealousone reviews
Semi-sequel to "In the Words of Ginevra Molly Potter." Voldemort was dead, all was well, but the real enemy had yet to reveal himself. Time-Travel Story.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Tragedy/Supernatural - Chapters: 35 - Words: 96,449 - Reviews: 589 - Favs: 246 - Follows: 125 - Updated: 5/22/2008 - Published: 12/4/2007 - Harry P. - Complete
In the Words of Ginevra Molly Potter by thejealousone reviews
The Autobiography of Ginny Weasley. Her point of view from book one to book seven and beyond, complete with missing moments and everything. Over 800 reviews and nearly 130,000 hits! Written before December 1, 2007. Last Updated August 16, 2008.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 206,370 - Reviews: 1065 - Favs: 1,489 - Follows: 365 - Updated: 4/25/2008 - Published: 8/16/2007 - Ginny W., Harry P. - Complete
Heart of a Gryffindor by CreativeTypist reviews
After his first detention with Amycus Carrow, Neville reflects on what it means to be a Gryffindor. With an appearance by everyone's favorite blonde haired Ravenclaw!
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,916 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 11/12/2007 - Published: 11/3/2007 - Neville L., Luna L. - Complete
The Dursleys' Tale by CreativeTypist reviews
What happens when the Dursley family is forced to accept magical protection to keep them safe from Lord Voldemort? Filling in the blanks left in DH by JKR as to the family's fate. spoilers!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 7 - Words: 11,089 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 8/19/2007 - Published: 8/6/2007 - Petunia D., Vernon D. - Complete
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Now & Then reviews
She knew the moment she raced over the treaty line that she would follow him for the rest of her life. And despite all his efforts and determination to fly solo, he knew he would never be without her again. (AU drabble series following Leah and Jacob on the road while he refuses to give himself up to the imprint.)
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 12,130 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 1/16 - Published: 11/8/2017 - [Leah, Jacob]
Seven Times She Wasn't Angry reviews
… and felt something else. Most days her anger rolls over her in waves, rattling her bones and blurring the world at its edges. Some days are different. (NM through to BD. Canon compliant one shot. Hints of Leah/Jacob.)
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,260 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/4/2017 - Leah - Complete
Steps of Grief reviews
She looks back at the crying one-year-old and knows she has nothing to give, because her already battered heart has died with Sam and Emily, but still she is expected to raise him in the same house which has raised wolves. (AU, not AH. Drabbly. Angsty. Eventual Jacob/Leah.)
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 17,705 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 11/4/2017 - Published: 9/15/2017 - [Jacob, Leah] - Complete
Bridges reviews
Merlin's had an accident on Chelsea Bridge—on Christmas Eve, no less—and as every journalist in Britain flocks to the scene and the nation sit on the edge of their seats, he can't help but think that it's not his well-being they're worried about. (Arthur/Merlin. Staggered updates.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 14,250 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 83 - Updated: 9/28/2017 - Published: 10/13/2011 - Merlin, Arthur
Children of Albion reviews
Merlin returns to the only place he's thought of as home in twelve years. (Book 2. Incomplete. Staggered updates.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,685 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 107 - Updated: 9/21/2017 - Published: 9/5/2016 - Merlin, Arthur
The First reviews
She sits on the porch and whispers strange stories through the cracks of his house, of wolves and Cold Ones which he has heard so many times before as a child. She speaks of the emptiness and the sadness which grips her, but which has a chance of being love and devotion and happiness if he'd just let her in. Samantha/Elliott (Sam/Emily) in the alternate universe of Life and Death.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,095 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 9/17/2017 - Published: 7/7/2017 - Emily, Samantha U., Lee C. - Complete
Echoes reviews
Merlin goes where Arthur cannot follow, and yet Arthur is always there. Based on The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger. (Arthur/Merlin in AU. On a sort of hiatus.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 34,819 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 7/14/2017 - Published: 10/4/2011 - [Merlin, Arthur]
Children of Camelot reviews
7-year-old Arthur Pendragon is dying of an illness not even a high court physician can combat, whilst outside of the castle walls a small raven-haired boy is running to save both of their lives. (Book 1. Complete.)
Merlin - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 28 - Words: 40,716 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 229 - Follows: 211 - Updated: 9/5/2016 - Published: 9/18/2011 - Merlin, Arthur - Complete
The Courage of Neville Longbottom reviews
Neville endures another round of torture from Crabbe and considers what keeps him fighting.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,621 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/23/2011 - Luna L., Neville L. - Complete
Home reviews
Rose leaves Mickey on Pete's World. One shot.
Doctor Who - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 875 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/23/2011 - 10th Doctor, Rose T. - Complete
The End reviews
Sam's last moments. One shot.
Before I Fall - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 494 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/16/2010 - Samantha - Complete
Reunion reviews
After Scarlett finds what is left at her door. One shot.
Scarlett - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,358 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 11 - Published: 6/4/2008 - Complete
Longbottom's Love reviews
Neville Longbottom considers his feelings for Luna Lovegood. One shot.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,909 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/27/2008 - Luna L., Neville L. - Complete
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