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Joined 08-26-07, id: 1361976, Profile Updated: 03-20-09
Author has written 9 stories for Harry Potter, Gargoyles, Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, White Wolf, and ElfQuest.

This is where you're supposed to say stuff about yourself. I've never been good at touting myself, but here goes nothing.

I'm a 27 year old housewife and happy mother of two boys. I've been into the fanfic scene since I wrote my first fic at age 8, for some long-forgotten cartoon show that used to play on Saturday mornings. I'm a writer and worldbuilder, a tabletop gamer and a World of Warcraft addict. I'm 12k words into the first draft of a novel I hope to sell soon, and am working on a proposal for another.

I'm a sucker for well-written fantasy and deeply appreciative of a well-told story. I belong to several online writing workshops and have for years. I cry at the drop of a hat for any scene in a story that touches me. I continue to read series that have become so mindlessly formulaic coughLKHcough because I can't help myself.

All good things must come to an end, but I'm still going to miss the continuation of the Harry Potter universe. I prefer not to think of myself as a Fanfic Author In Denial, but I probably am. (I read that term in a fanfic by Laume just today and nearly died with laughter.)

I want to entertain people with my stories, and I hope I succeed.

I'm currently working on a ficlet called Harry Potter and the Twist of Fate.This is a story inspired from Intromit's Harry Potter and Fate's DebtIn Intromit's version of the tale, Harry receives a letter from himself telling him to get to know Ginny Weasley better. My story takes that concept and puts it a different way: Harry sends a message back to Dumbledore days after his parents' death, informing the Headmaster that Peter Pettigrew was the traitor, not Sirius Black. This has unforeseen effects on the timeline, of which the school and the Ministry will become gradually aware. -- ON HIATUS until I can rewrite the chapters I have up, to correct glaring continuity errors.

Also taken away from indefinite hiatus is my Gargoyles: the Resurrection fanfiction, which is a story of the members of the Wyvern Clan-that-was. Some of them will return, not all of them will be friendly. But when told of their fate and faced with the decision of which side to choose -- the leader they remember, or the determined second-in-command they remember -- the repercussions of each choice will be widely felt by all denizens of the City of New York, winged and not alike.

A Shadow the Length of a Lifetime is another AU Harry Potter fic I'm working on, in which Harry's accidental magic destroys half the neighbourhood of Privet Drive a few days before his first Hogwart's letter is due to arrive. It's my personal take on Slytherin!Harry, but I'm hoping to avoid many of the overdone cliches inherent in that subset of the fandom. Discussion for SLL can be found at darklordpotter (dot) net, in the forums, under "Work by Author".

I appreciate all the story alerts you guys have given me; really warms my heart to see the story enjoyed. :) My updating schedule is a bit erratic, but I'm constantly planning chapters as I go and it takes me about a day to write each one, so here's hoping I don't keep you waiting too long.

I love reviews, but I will never hold out updates in the hopes of getting more. I dislike seeing "Review and you'll get the next chapter faster!" so I have no intentions of saying that myself. Just a heads-up in that regard. :)

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Then Shall I Know by Ssergit reviews
HG SB Novel Hermione travels back in time by unknown means and she and a young Sirius Black fall in love. When she returns, will her choice not to try to change the Marauders' future ruin her chance for happiness?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 52 - Words: 171,070 - Reviews: 1079 - Favs: 845 - Follows: 877 - Updated: 1/9 - Published: 4/2/2006 - Hermione G., Sirius B.
Harry Potter and the Nightmares of Futures Past by S'TarKan reviews
The war is over. Too bad no one is left to celebrate. Harry makes a desperate plan to go back in time, even though it means returning Voldemort to life. Now an 11 year old Harry with 30 year old memories is starting Hogwarts. Can he get it right?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 42 - Words: 419,605 - Reviews: 15389 - Favs: 23,807 - Follows: 23,376 - Updated: 9/8/2015 - Published: 10/28/2005 - Harry P., Ginny W.
Prince of the Dark Kingdom by Mizuni-sama reviews
Ten years ago, Voldemort created his kingdom. Now a confused young wizard stumbles into it, and carves out a destiny. AU. Nondark Harry. MentorVoldemort. VII Ch.8 In which someone is dead, wounded, or kidnapped in every scene.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 147 - Words: 1,253,480 - Reviews: 11103 - Favs: 7,360 - Follows: 6,588 - Updated: 6/17/2014 - Published: 9/3/2007 - Harry P., Voldemort
Harry Potter and the Progeny of the PureBlood by Sunny Williams reviews
Holy Horcruxes, Harry! All of your BOOK 7 questions answered! Drama ensues during Harry's final adventure. Everyone around him is keeping secrets! Can he destroy the Horcruxes, rescue Sirius, save the Wizarding World, AND get the girl? Completed 6-27-2007
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 35 - Words: 122,570 - Reviews: 263 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 1/21/2011 - Published: 12/14/2006 - Harry P., Sirius B. - Complete
Realizations by Wishweaver reviews
Harry returns to Privet Drive after 4th year and finds it...empty! What do you do when you can't go to your friends for help? Additional Story Notes FYI: a. AU Summer before Fifth Year Fic, b. Not particularly fast paced.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 36 - Words: 264,047 - Reviews: 8854 - Favs: 12,512 - Follows: 9,547 - Updated: 11/16/2010 - Published: 3/6/2003 - Harry P.
Harry Potter and the Wastelands of Time by joe6991 reviews
Take a deep breath, count back from ten… and above all else – don't worry! It'll all be over soon. The world, that is. Yet for Harry Potter the end is just the beginning. Enemies close in on all sides, and Harry faces his greatest challenge of all - Time.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 31 - Words: 282,609 - Reviews: 3129 - Favs: 5,183 - Follows: 2,840 - Updated: 8/4/2010 - Published: 2/12/2008 - Harry P., Fleur D. - Complete
30 Minutes That Changed Everything by Radaslab reviews
AU. Year 2148: Gobal Population: 1. He made a mistake 150 years ago or so and now the human race no longer exists. For a century or so, he has sought a way to fix it all. Can he, or is the end of the world inevitable?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 55 - Words: 352,127 - Reviews: 3498 - Favs: 4,520 - Follows: 2,138 - Updated: 10/29/2009 - Published: 6/29/2009 - Harry P., Hermione G. - Complete
No Time Like The Present by donahermurphy reviews
Hermione's unconscious, but that's not her only problem. Because now it's four years after the defeat of Voldemort, and although nobody cares who Hermione Granger is, there are plenty of people who want to use her future knowledge to their own advantage.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 33,428 - Reviews: 288 - Favs: 342 - Follows: 487 - Updated: 7/20/2009 - Published: 3/28/2006 - Hermione G., Sirius B.
Harry Potter and the Dream Come True by grand admiral chelli reviews
After a gross miscalculation by the Dark Lord, James Potter is alive and well again, and having the time of his life as he, Sirius, and Harry take Hogwarts by storm! Year 5 AU fic
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 49 - Words: 252,873 - Reviews: 2404 - Favs: 2,105 - Follows: 1,610 - Updated: 1/2/2009 - Published: 5/19/2003 - Harry P., James P.
Taking Control by fake a smile reviews
It's the summer before Harry's 6th year, and Harry is wracked with grief. But what happens when Harry makes a vow to himself to take control of his life? Harry's life takes a sharp turn when he gets an unexpected visitor one night. HPGW Independent!Harry
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 28 - Words: 523,307 - Reviews: 3027 - Favs: 6,957 - Follows: 3,567 - Updated: 11/15/2008 - Published: 5/23/2006 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Two Heads Are Better Than One by nonjon reviews
COMPLETE. OneShot. Either Fred and George played a prank on Harry, Harry played a prank on Fred and George, or they're all playing pranks on everybody. Although to be honest, it really doesn't matter how it happened. WARNING: crude, immature, ADULT humor.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,097 - Reviews: 344 - Favs: 1,273 - Follows: 329 - Published: 7/16/2008 - Complete
A Black Comedy by nonjon reviews
COMPLETE. Two years after defeating Voldemort, Harry falls into an alternate dimension with his godfather. Together, they embark on a new life filled with drunken debauchery, thievery, and generally antagonizing all their old family, friends, and enemies.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 31 - Words: 246,320 - Reviews: 6166 - Favs: 14,797 - Follows: 4,925 - Updated: 4/7/2008 - Published: 2/18/2007 - Complete
Harry Potter and Fate's Debt by Intromit reviews
Eleven year old Harry Potter is waiting to leave for Hogwarts. While he is waiting for the Dursleys to wake, he finds a letter addressed to him... from himself. It has a simple message: Get to know Ginny Weasley. Post OOTP. AU. HarryGinny.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 201,656 - Reviews: 2870 - Favs: 4,600 - Follows: 3,685 - Updated: 3/30/2008 - Published: 7/11/2005 - Harry P., Ginny W.
Almost a Squib by BajaB reviews
What if Vernon and Petunia were even more successfull in 'beating all that nonsense' out of Harry? A silly AU story of a nonpowerful, but cunning, Harry.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 7 - Words: 46,899 - Reviews: 1113 - Favs: 4,153 - Follows: 980 - Updated: 1/18/2008 - Published: 11/11/2007 - Harry P. - Complete
The World As We Knew It by Lady Alinor reviews
Destroy the Horcruxes—that’s Harry’s goal, until an Aperio throws him and two other unknown people into a world where the prophecy never existed, his parents and Sirius are alive, and Ginny went to Azkaban for opening the Chamber. Canon pairings, preDH.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 60 - Words: 178,249 - Reviews: 2423 - Favs: 2,243 - Follows: 989 - Updated: 11/23/2007 - Published: 6/2/2007 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Searching for Percy by Poppy P reviews
Percy's daughter Petra was born after his death. In her 3rd yr at school she becomes curious about the father she's never known. She sets out to find out who Percy really was. COMPLETE. Written prior to the release of Oot so completely AU. Please RR.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 33,067 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 10/27/2007 - Published: 4/14/2002 - Percy W., Ron W.
Keep On Fighting by Poppy P reviews
George and Fred have a conversation about risks and what’s worth fighting for. Set during HBP after Ron’s birthday. Some DH spoilers. Rated T for language.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,569 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 5 - Published: 9/27/2007 - George W., Fred W. - Complete
Voices and Visions by Lattelady reviews
2006 BEST Of RAYNE WINNER. Jayne and River Mal and Inara romance. Deals with the aftermath of Miranda and what it meant for all of the crew. Sprinkling of Simon and Kaylee, Zoe and Wash memories
Firefly - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 100,019 - Reviews: 194 - Favs: 356 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 10/16/2006 - Published: 8/12/2006 - Jayne, River - Complete
Harry Potter and the Eagle of Truthiness by Christine Morgan reviews
Hogwarts meets the Colbert Report ... guess who the new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher is?
X-overs - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,426 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 482 - Follows: 112 - Published: 3/22/2006 - Complete
Son of Uber Sue by Margolo Blu reviews
She's baaaack, and by popular demand. Not just for Hellboy fans. Shot two
Hellboy - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,292 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 15 - Published: 2/5/2006 - Complete
A Sue's Story by Resourceful-Idiot reviews
They’re annoying. They’re parasitic. And now they’ve realised. Canon has never been in so much trouble. A full cast of Sues, Stus and triplepronged cutlery!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Parody/Adventure - Chapters: 16 - Words: 86,893 - Reviews: 261 - Favs: 333 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 12/21/2005 - Published: 4/10/2004 - Complete
The Untitled Cheekquel Project by nonjon reviews
COMPLETE. [Sequel to Where in the World is Harry Potter?] Now that Harry has been found, he's going to teach DADA at Hogwarts again for the first time. Will he change and grow as a person? Will he find love? Enh... doubtful.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 21 - Words: 69,193 - Reviews: 1057 - Favs: 2,136 - Follows: 614 - Updated: 8/29/2005 - Published: 7/9/2005 - Harry P. - Complete
Detention by Barkeeper reviews
..or a reason to join the Dark Lord! OneShot! If you're wondering about the chosen Genres, well, i just couldn't decide. To find out why, you have to look inside. Please R&R
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,420 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 22 - Published: 7/11/2005 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Firewhisky by Rurouni Star reviews
[SBHG][oneshot] Hermione has never been drunk before. It's an astonishingly embarrassing experience. [slight AU]
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,699 - Reviews: 129 - Favs: 346 - Follows: 58 - Published: 8/2/2004 - [Hermione G., Sirius B.] - Complete
Harry Potter and the Phoenix's Flight by The Velvet Ghost reviews
Why is Snape acting so oddly? Who is causing the mysterious disease sweeping Hogwarts? What's wrong with Draco Malfoy? And what is the Dark Lord planning for Harry Potter's sixth year? AN ALTERNATIVE 6th BOOK, WRITTEN PREHBP, now complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 49 - Words: 276,740 - Reviews: 1563 - Favs: 903 - Follows: 137 - Updated: 6/13/2004 - Published: 7/9/2003 - Harry P. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by PrincessOfCliffiesRCS reviews
COMPLETED: Written Pre-OotP, Harry's fifth year will be the hardest he's ever had to face.... New abilites, new secrets, near death experiences, a bit of forbidden romance, and angst! lots of it! Not to mention death to two characters!Hehehe!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 191,402 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 3/15/2004 - Published: 11/4/2003 - Complete
Harry Potter and the Ankh of Khepri by The Velvet Ghost reviews
A new Dark Arts mistress, mysterious attacks at night, lessons to kill, an Egyptian monster, and terrible dangers await Harry Potter in his seventh year. Sequel to The Phoenix's Flight. SEQUEL TO AN ALTERNATIVE 6th BOOK, WRITTEN PREHBP, now complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 34 - Words: 205,199 - Reviews: 1397 - Favs: 480 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 2/11/2004 - Published: 11/18/2003 - Harry P. - Complete
Death Before Dishonor by Robin4 reviews
After being rescued from the Dursleys by Sirius, Harry finds that there are still plenty of ways for Voldemort to catch him--and that his life may have to be bought at a very high price. Set in 5th year and the summer before it. Ch 29 up, and complete!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 29 - Words: 108,637 - Reviews: 1205 - Favs: 1,111 - Follows: 210 - Updated: 3/30/2003 - Published: 1/7/2003 - Harry P., Sirius B. - Complete
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Two Spear's Tribe
When Two-Spear and Skyfire split the tribe asunder, legends of the Father Tree Wolfriders hold that Two-Spear and all that followed him died in their mad quest. The truth is somewhat different...
ElfQuest - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,907 - Follows: 3 - Published: 7/29/2009
A Shadow the Length of a Lifetime reviews
Pushed beyond his limits, Harry lashes out at his tormentors and takes his first step down a long, dark path. Rated for caution. AU Philosopher's Stone.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,066 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 3/19/2009 - Published: 1/20/2009
Gargoyles: the Resurrection reviews
The Wyvern Clan, lost for over a thousand years through betrayal and brutality. But not lost forever. At the dawning of a new millennium, some will return through fire and blood. Which clan they back, Manhattan or Nightstone, is anyone's best guess.
Gargoyles - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 15,330 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 3/19/2009 - Published: 9/9/2008
Every Boy Should Have A Dog reviews
James raised his wand, and Sirius had one shocked moment to register the stark black ink on the inside of his best friend's forearm before the world went sickly green and then faded away. Oneshot - Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,823 - Reviews: 153 - Favs: 579 - Follows: 97 - Published: 1/30/2009 - James P., Sirius B. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Twist of Fate reviews
ON HIATUS. When Albus Dumbledore receives a mysterious letter shortly after the Dark Lord's defeat that tells him of Sirius Black's innocence and where to find proof, no one can know the sweeping changes this effects in the timestream. AU.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Supernatural/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 15,222 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 1/15/2009 - Published: 9/9/2008
Side Trip reviews
Exalted - Blind Moon, Chosen of Secrets, takes a side-trip on her Oversight-assigned mission to a small town in the Scavenger Lands. Language and some violent content.
White Wolf - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,617 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/10/2008 - Complete
Never Let Go reviews
Spike and Buffy have one last night before the Hellmouth opens and the First Evil must be faced. Oneshot - canon verse.
Buffy: The Vampire Slayer - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,256 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 8 - Published: 9/10/2008 - Buffy S., Spike - Complete
Penance reviews
Snape's break from the ranks of the Death Eaters came too late to save the lives of Lily and James Potter, and his crimes are too great to go without punishment. Oneshot: canon universe - October 31st, 1981.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,693 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 5 - Published: 9/9/2008 - Albus D., Severus S. - Complete
Hours and Days and Maybe Years reviews
In the dawn of the day after the Battle of Hogwart's, Harry reflects on those who are lost before undertaking his final task. Oneshot.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,178 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/18/2007 - Complete
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