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Joined 04-16-08, id: 1553700, Profile Updated: 01-22-12
Author has written 9 stories for Newsies.

a long overdue update

I haven't been writing much fanfiction the last couple of years. I got a new job, then I met a guy, then started planning my wedding, then got married and ya-da-ya-da-ya-da. But! I've been getting my Newsies fever back now that it's coming to Broadway! I've been scribbling a few fanfics again while hubby is at work and may soon be posting again to share in the excitment!

books The Book Thief, The Book of Lost Things, The Secret Life of Bees, The Hunger Games books, anything by Ray Bradbury.

movies Newsies, Moulin Rouge, Big Fish, The Apartment, It Happened One Night, Back to the Future.

music Benny Gooman, The Format, Ingrid Michaelson, Buddy Holly.

tv The Twilight Zone, Lost, Once Upon a Time, Doogie Howser, Firefly.

musical theater Wicked, Into the Woods, Ragtime, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

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Not Tonight by Crysania reviews
Tumblr prompt: Belle is a young inexperienced bride, who is intimidated with her new husband, Mr Gold. Since their wedding night, their nights together start with her saying: "Please, sir. Not tonight." (Part 9 in my Tumblr 100 follower promp-a-thon)
Once Upon a Time - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,172 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 9 - Published: 10/30/2013 - Belle, Rumpelstiltskin/Mr. Gold - Complete
Move Along by stress reviews
Judge E.A. "Move Along" Monahan has tried too many cases during his long career to remember the details of them all. Then again, every once in awhile, a face stuck out at him and he would remember – just like that morning when Jack Kelly and two of his pals came before his bench for the second time.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,438 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Published: 5/28/2012 - Jack K., Racetrack H. - Complete
Redemption by A. Murray reviews
Jack came back for the funeral. post-Newsies, character death.
Newsies - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,702 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Published: 1/21/2012 - Jack K., Sarah J. - Complete
Little Miss MARY Sue by Christina Conlon reviews
Bad news! Magdalena Arabella Rossette Yasmine Siena Ullenyetta Evalee has found her way to the Manhattan Lodging House, and is slowly bringing the Newsies under her spell of perfection. And the only one immune to her powers is... SNODDY?
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,675 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 1/6/2012 - Published: 12/22/2011 - Jack K., Snoddy
Drifting by Lyrical Ballads reviews
Every night Skittery drowned in the harbor.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Mystery/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,696 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 4 - Published: 10/31/2011 - Skittery - Complete
Wingman by SilverShoes17 reviews
One day, Skittery realizes it isn't always a bad thing that Tumbler follows him around everywhere. My first story back! So cut me some slack if it isn't great. Haha.
Newsies - Rated: K - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,507 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 6 - Published: 5/31/2011 - Skittery, Tumbler - Complete
Five by stress reviews
COMPLETE: Money really is the root of all evil.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Tragedy - Chapters: 11 - Words: 78,416 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 10/5/2010 - Published: 6/12/2010 - David J., Spot C. - Complete
It's a Fine Life by stress reviews
When Morris Delancey wishes he were never born, it's a good thing his guardian angel is nearby to overhear his wish. Wait... did I say a good thing? Never mind. One Shot.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,982 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/30/2010 - Morris D., Seitz - Complete
Steel Pier by Oxymoronic Alliteration reviews
It's the 1933 Steel Pier Dance Marathon. In a competition where people are desperate to win the hefty cash prize, two people strive for courage and a second chance in life. Newsies and Steel Pier crossover.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 30,526 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 4/3/2010 - Published: 8/7/2007 - Jack K., Oscar D. - Complete
No Answers in the Record Books by Becimpala33 reviews
She asks him "Who could let their own daughter die?" and he has no answer. For lost in 108's prompt "history". Spoilers through 6.08 and for King Lear.
Lost - Rated: K - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 110 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 12 - Published: 3/29/2010 - Alex, Ben - Complete
Shards: Broken by KhamanV reviews
A new series of stand-alone stories, featuring new perspectives on and of Benjamin Linus. Spoilers for S6. In the third tale: Before visiting Sayid in Moscow, Ben takes a tour of Chernobyl's legacy and finds more than one parallel with his own history.
Lost - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,969 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 2/19/2010 - Published: 2/12/2010 - Ben, Jacob
Decrescendo by How Like a Winter reviews
“Did Alex ask about me?” “No.” Five snapshots of the decline in Ben and Alex's relationship. Oneshot.
Lost - Rated: T - English - Family/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,027 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/18/2010 - Ben, Alex - Complete
Hunting by weatheredlaw reviews
He had failed so many others. It was about time he did something right. Ben/Alex father/daughter fic
Lost - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 686 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 9 - Published: 1/18/2010 - Ben, Alex - Complete
Home by stress reviews
They say you can never go home again. No one knows that better than Mush Meyers. Written for Mush Week 2009.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,257 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 9 - Published: 12/13/2009 - Mush, Kid Blink - Complete
Sixth Sense by AdrenalineRush16 reviews
One shot "Davey hadn't come back yet. Fear crept into my belly and coiled up like a snake. Something bad was happening; I knew it. I didn’t know how, but I did."
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,569 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/6/2009 - Mush - Complete
It Was Years Ago by Cowboy Superhero reviews
David sits at a desk and remembers the worst night of his youth. 1899 'verse. Award-winning.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 408 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/13/2009 - David J., Jack K. - Complete
Too Little by Laelyn24 reviews
A one shot for Tumbler Week 2009: Tumbler hates being left out.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,706 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Published: 5/17/2009 - Tumbler, Skittery - Complete
You've Gotta Talk the Talk by Oxymoronic Alliteration reviews
David gives Jack a lesson in grammar, but it is less than well-received.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 994 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/26/2009 - Jack K., David J. - Complete
Moving On by CES5410 reviews
Skittery is caught packing his things. My submission to Skittery Week '09!
Newsies - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,167 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 6 - Published: 2/10/2009 - Skittery, Tumbler - Complete
Reputation by Laelyn24 reviews
A one shot for Delancey Week 2009: It's all Jack Kelly's fault.
Newsies - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,738 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Published: 1/19/2009 - Oscar D., Morris D. - Complete
Everyday by CES5410 reviews
A day in the life of Oscar and Morris Delancey. My contribution to Delancey Week!
Newsies - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 640 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 1/18/2009 - Oscar D., Morris D. - Complete
Mary Sue Horror Chronicles by AdrenalineRush16 reviews
A few chapters starring our favorite little beast Mary Sue... A review or two would be nice.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,096 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 12/5/2008 - Published: 11/7/2008 - Complete
Never Knowing by AdrenalineRush16 reviews
But Davey doesn't know, he never would..." POV of unknown newsie. One shot, no slash
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 520 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 3 - Published: 10/23/2008 - David J. - Complete
That's So Cliche by Oxymoronic Alliteration reviews
A parody of Newsies fanfiction, covering multiple cliches including, but not limited to, time travel, amnesia, Emo!Skittery, and long lost siblings.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,283 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 9 - Published: 9/8/2008 - Complete
One way ticket by Morbidlyartistic reviews
Conlon...Spot Conlon. was the first thing he said to me. He saved me in every way he could, but I was never able to save him.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,508 - Reviews: 90 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 7/17/2008 - Published: 2/13/2007 - Spot C. - Complete
The Boy Who Disappeared by brynerose reviews
Many newsies in New York are orphans or runaways, kids who either don't have a past or don't want one. Read on to see how a particularly special newsie got to be where they are...and what they had to leave behind... no, I'm not going to tell you who -
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Family/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,609 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 4 - Published: 6/17/2008 - Complete
The Long Walk Home by stereochick reviews
Sometimes even when you fear the worst, you're still not prepared to finally hear it. Sometimes the anticipation is the worst part. The walk home from school had never seemed longer than the day Darry showed up to take him home.
Outsiders - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,439 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 6 - Published: 6/16/2008 - Ponyboy C., Darry C. - Complete
A Few Black Eyes by passionate fire reviews
What's being a newsie but a dime a day and a few black eyes, Jack? Well, I'll tell you. oneshot
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 745 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/27/2008 - Complete
lucky with the questions by icclenomi reviews
sorry the title is rubbish suggestions heavily welcomed. Doogie suspects Vinnie of cheating on a test and is immediatly given huge cause of concern
Doogie Howser, M.D. - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,867 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Published: 10/29/2007 - Complete
i don't want to by truemizzie reviews
Oscar reflects on how his brother treats him. Companion piece to Literature.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 281 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 3/1/2007 - Oscar D., Morris D. - Complete
You're My Thrill by Quirky Del reviews
Skittery has a very good night. Author's Cut, if you will, from 'Running With the Moon'...you do NOT have to read that to read this, however, it stands alone. ONE SHOT
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,366 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 2/20/2007 - Skittery - Complete
Best Friends by truemizzie reviews
I spent a month there one night. In David's mind, this was nothing but a joke. In Jack's, it was a memory that he knew only three people had really known.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,802 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/6/2006 - Boots, Spot C. - Complete
Renegade by stress reviews
After ten years, Skittery finds himself back in Manhattan. Maybe he shouldn't have returned at all.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,189 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/13/2006 - Skittery, Racetrack H. - Complete
Good Luck with the Lion by okayokay reviews
When you’re around someone like Tumbler and they start getting sick, I guess you just blame yourself. I wasn’t no bacteria and I didn’t give Tumbler bad food or take him by sick people, but I just told myself it was my fault anyways. Oneshot Skittery POV
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,756 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 11 - Published: 6/7/2006 - Tumbler, Skittery - Complete
Bubblegum by SkitteryIdol reviews
There's bubblegum stuck in Snitch's hair! Can the giant ball of newsies who tried to get it out be helped? Silly story. Light language.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 873 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/13/2006 - Snitch - Complete
Silk and Skin by timeis1800hours reviews
Swifty's earliest memories are of skin and silk. When he thinks back hard enough, he can see them, smell them, almost touch them. [Rated for 'mature themes']
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,081 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/2/2005 - Swifty, Dutchy - Complete
Stand Up by Beth Smith reviews
Rebel Without a Cause. Jim's Dad promised to stand up with him. And he did.
Rebel Without A Cause - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 375 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 7 - Published: 7/16/2005
Painful Reunion by Dippy Conlon reviews
Itey has never told anyone how he came to be a newsie. Tonight, he will. One shot.
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,011 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/2/2004 - Itey, Swifty - Complete
Finding a Place by TXMedic reviews
David wonders where he fits in among the other newsies. Complete.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,739 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/8/2004 - Complete
Looking Through Angels by WhenILookAtTheStars reviews
The boy came to our door, tall, with black narrowed eyes, in his uniform of tan with the red arm band. A black spider stretched across his forearm. And I accepted his gift of ashes, and my father’s wedding ring.
Swing Kids - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,147 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/8/2003 - Complete
Always More by ClubDread16 reviews
Swing Kids Willie's thoughts in the last ten minutes of the movie as he watches his brother get taken away.
Swing Kids - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 353 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/1/2003 - Complete
Hidden by Bella7 reviews
*COMPLETE!* ~It's a very strange feeling to be standing on the edge of the rest of your life~ R&R!!
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 59,555 - Reviews: 232 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 6/20/2003 - Published: 3/30/2003 - Complete
Lady Macbeth by The Omniscient Bookseller reviews
"When it gets to this point, it's not living anymore. It's not even survival. It's punishment." Narrated by Oscar Delancy.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 488 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 3 - Published: 11/29/2002
7: Rolling Thunder by stress reviews
He was just your average horse until the day a mysterious Cowboy liberated him. The horse from 'Santa Fe'... Here's his story.
Newsies - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,841 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Published: 6/7/2002 - Complete
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You Can't Let 'Em Beat Ya reviews
One shot. "'You can’t let ‘em beat ya.' That’s what Jack Kelly had told me, and I would live by that. No matter how someone treated me, I wouldn’t let them win. They’d know that Frankie Sullivan wasn’t to be pushed around anymore than Jack Kelly was."
Newsies - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,463 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/26/2009 - Jack K., Medda L. - Complete
For Nothing reviews
Morris thinks over his and Oscar's life and wonders if all their cruelty is for nothing. One shot.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,502 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/13/2009 - Morris D., Oscar D. - Complete
LimeAid, Love, and Fireflies reviews
When life tosses you into the jello bowl, all you can do is eat or swim. Modern day. Summary inside.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,921 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 12/5/2009 - Published: 8/14/2009 - Skittery, Oscar D.
Put On a Happy Face reviews
One shot. No slash. A Dutchy fic. "It doesn’t matter how bad you feel. It doesn’t matter who you are, or what you’ve done, put on a happy face and no one knows you. They don’t know what you’ve done."
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,165 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/21/2009 - Dutchy, Tumbler - Complete
Thunder reviews
Winner of Tumbler Week '09! "I just remember that warm, safe feeling of hiding in a small space, and pressing my nose into my mommy when the thunder got real loud." Tumbler lost a lot when his mommy died, but he also gained a friend in Skittery.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,538 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/10/2009 - Tumbler, Skittery - Complete
For a Dreamer reviews
An unknown narrator tells of the newsies's dreams: "We all had dreams, every one of us." No OCs. No slash. One-shot. Please read and review!
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,632 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/18/2009 - Jack K., David J. - Complete
You're a Good Kid reviews
Skittery has always hoped Tumbler will be able to forget his past, but when someone from Skittery's past shows up he has to face the man to learn something about his present. One-Shot.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,236 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 4/9/2009 - Skittery, Tumbler - Complete
Home reviews
*revised* One Shot. As Skittery sits on a dirty New York street he tries to process the loss of little Tumbler, the only newsie he'd ever truly let into his life.
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,085 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/2/2009 - Skittery, Tumbler - Complete
They Call 'im Cowboy reviews
Modern day. One-Shot. Les runs away to visit Jack Kelly in Santa Fe, but is shocked to find his hero living in a duplex without so much as a dog. When he hears what happened between Jack and Sarah he begins to realize, we're all human...
Newsies - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,550 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 2 - Published: 11/10/2008 - Les J., Jack K. - Complete