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Joined 08-12-08, id: 1664801, Profile Updated: 11-24-13
Author has written 5 stories for Harry Potter, and Hunger Games.

About Me: 26. Only Child. Teacher. Taurus. Anglophile. Agnostic. Animal-lover.

Location: New York

Favorite Books: Y: The Last Man,Harry Potter series,The Hunger Games trilogy, The Walking Dead, The Virgin Suicides, The Catcher in the Rye, Death of a Salesman, The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, Fight Club, Songs of Experience, The Great Gatsby, Of Mice and Men, The Time Traveler's Wife, Ghost World, Watchmen, Maus I and II, The Sound and the Fury, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lord of the Flies, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Favorite Films: In Bruges, Bronson, Stuart: A Life Backwards, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Igby Goes Down, Donnie Darko, The Virgin Suicides, Shaun of the Dead, Requiem for a Dream, Rock Star, The Shawshank Redemption, Se7en, Pan's Labyrinth, Inception, Star Wars, The Princess Bride, Fight Club, How to Train Your Dragon, It's Kind of a Funny Story, X-Men

Favorite Bands: Arcade Fire, The Rolling Stones, MGMT, Led Zeppelin, The Airborne Toxic Event, Spoon, Mumford and Sons, The Pogues, Radiohead, Kate Nash, Carla Bruni, Van Morrison, Pixies, 30 Seconds to Mars, The National

Favorite Ships:
Harry Potter: Angelina/Fred, Angelina/George, Ron/Hermione
Inception: Arthur/Eames, Arthur/Ariadne, Eames/Ariadne, Arthur/Eames/Ariadne
The Hunger Games: Finnick/Annie, Katniss/Peeta, Katniss/Gale
Supernatural: Destiel

Favorite Quotes:

"I make mistakes, I stand corrected, I accept casualties and walk with hope because I fucking LOVE."
Tom Hardy

"I drag myself out of nightmares each morning and find there's no relief in waking...Better not to give in to it. It takes takes ten times as long to put yourself back together as it does to fall apart."
Finnick Odair, Mockingjay

"It's weird to think the place where we're standing will only be a point in the sky."
Narrator, Fight Club

"Of what use is a dream if not a blueprint for courageous action?"
Bruce Wayne, Batman (1966)

"Every adult is the creation of a child."
Francis Doyle, The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys

"Endings have to be earned."
711, Y: The Last Man

"We are the walking dead."
Rick Grimes, The Walking Dead

"You’ll learn from them – if you want to. Just as someday, if you have something to offer, someone will learn something from you. It’s a beautiful reciprocal arrangement. And it isn’t education. It’s history. It’s poetry."
Mr. Antolini, The Catcher in the Rye


All That Remains is my attempt to explain the complex love and friendship that exists between Johanna and Finnick. They are both my favorite characters, and, while I ship Finnick and Annie, I've sometimes wondered why these two were never a thing. Anyway, this takes place just before Finnick leaves for the Capitol in Mockingjay.

A Night For Firsts is my imagining of Finnick and Annie's wedding night. Ever since his first sugar cubes scene with Katniss, he's been (in my mind anyway) the most interesting character in the series. He has the whole sex symbol thing going on, and yet he's also something of a tortured soul. So, like Finnick on the night this story takes place, I'm charting new waters for myself with this story and my attempt to bridge the two. I have to say, I almost didn't post this because I didn't think it was any good. Now it's my pride and joy.

Crept Up On Me Moments from Finnick's life between the 65th and 75th Hunger Games. This is something I started writing prior to the release of Mockingjay and it is the single most time/life-consuming story I've ever written. I haven't yet decided if I want to write a full sequel or a series of spinoff one-shots from the perspectives of Finnick and other characters. I am open to suggestions.

The Calm Before My attempt at closure after the disaster that is Finnick canon in Mockingjay. The idea came to me while I was enjoying dinner with my husband shortly after the book's release.

Phantasmagoria was never something I intended to write. I was trying to imagine what Fred and Roxanne would look like when I wrote the first chapter, "Genetics," and it just took off from there. I'm also still writing some George/Angelina stuff and have been for the past few years, though I haven't posted any of it. Right now, I'm working on a longer fic that starts with George and Angelina's first kiss in this story and follows them...well, I'm not sure where yet.

Some stories are also posted on Deviant Art.

If you enjoy my work, please let me know by taking the time to review. It seriously makes my day.

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George and Angelina: Finding Balance by MandyinKC reviews
Finding his way after the war was never going to be easy for George, but Angelina was there every meandering step of the way.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 45,209 - Reviews: 127 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 69 - Updated: 3/1/2016 - Published: 4/15/2014 - George W., Angelina J.
The Cycle of Battle by I Am Rue's Guardian reviews
Post-Mockingjay; Peeta's point of view. What he's thinking, how he copes with the visions, etc. Later on, Gale steps into the picture. To be continued.
Hunger Games - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 372 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/27/2012 - Peeta M., Katniss E.
Interlude by SabaceanBabe reviews
Stuck in the Capitol a few weeks before the 75th Hunger Games, Johanna and Finnick find in each other a little solace before their lives are ripped apart again.
Hunger Games - Rated: M - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,821 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 4 - Published: 10/23/2011 - Johanna M., Finnick O. - Complete
A Start by bridget smith reviews
Annie and Mitchell decided that sex was out of the equation. But a couple nights before full moon, Annie decides its time to go after what is is she wants. Warning: possibe triggers for discussion of SA and SV.
Being Human - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,761 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 25 - Published: 5/31/2011 - Anna S./Annie, J. Mitchell
fate: leave on my doorstep a soldier, a soldier by Aurora West reviews
In the immediate aftermath of the Battle of Hogwarts, two friends find comfort in each other. George/Angelina friendship; implied Fred/Angelina. Rating for one bad word.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,313 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/25/2011 - Angelina J., George W. - Complete
Respite by Stranded Star reviews
"She finds a respite in their shared loss." Katniss/Finnick Friendship drabble. Mockingjay SPOILERS.
Hunger Games - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 409 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/6/2010 - Katniss E., Finnick O. - Complete
How We Got Here by monkeyface52 reviews
50 One-shots centered around George and Angelina with a nice smattering of Fred. For the 50 Art Of Words Challenge. My first HP fic, so please R&R. DH Spoilers.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 11,959 - Reviews: 155 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 1/6/2009 - Published: 6/30/2008 - Angelina J., George W.
Faultlines by Pinky Brown reviews
Breaking up is hard to do, but Ron and Hermione are about to discover that putting the pieces back together is even harder. This story was nominated in 5 categories and Winner of "Best Angst Fic" at the 2008 Ron/Hermione Awards on LiveJournal.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 204,241 - Reviews: 1125 - Favs: 695 - Follows: 208 - Updated: 10/11/2008 - Published: 7/9/2007 - Hermione G., Ron W. - Complete
And Then There Were Three by monkeyface52 reviews
It’s hard to like just one of you. I’m mad about you both, you know. You’re like two parts of the same person." Fred/Angelina/George the night before their departure. Rated 'T' for some intense snogging.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,423 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/11/2008 - Angelina J., Fred W. - Complete
Letter by Aurora West reviews
George has never been any good at writing letters.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 840 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/17/2008 - George W., Angelina J. - Complete
On Sleepless Roads the Sleepless Go by Aurora West reviews
Fred and George, post-ear incident.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,074 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/16/2008 - Fred W., George W. - Complete
Six Foot Of Ginger Idiot by Pinky Brown reviews
Or, Ron Weasley's Year Six Diary: the whole of Half-Blood Prince from Ron's point of view. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll want to shake him. Winner of "Best Humour Fic" at the 2008 Reviewer's Choice Awards on FFnet.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 126,584 - Reviews: 874 - Favs: 963 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 7/6/2007 - Published: 7/5/2007 - Ron W., Hermione G. - Complete
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All That Remains reviews
Johanna attempts to sort through her feelings for Finnick and find the words to describe his hair before she runs out of time. Set during Mockingjay. Spoilers. Rated T for language and some adult themes. Please read and review.
Hunger Games - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,323 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/28/2012 - Johanna M., Finnick O. - Complete
Crept Up On Me reviews
"Just like that, ten years of footage begin to play across my eyelids." Moments from Finnick's life between the 65th and 75th Games. MOCKINGJAY SPOILERS. Please read and review. NOW COMPLETE.
Hunger Games - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 33 - Words: 61,625 - Reviews: 344 - Favs: 255 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 12/24/2011 - Published: 9/6/2010 - Finnick O., Annie C. - Complete
A Night for Firsts reviews
Finnick faces his demons on a certain important night with Annie. This story is my pride and joy. Please R&R. MOCKINGJAY SPOILERS.
Hunger Games - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,907 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 245 - Follows: 26 - Published: 9/8/2010 - Finnick O., Annie C. - Complete
The Calm Before reviews
"I wait a minute, because I'm still not sure how to say what I need to say. Then I ask, 'Hey, Katniss, can I talk to you about something'" A conversation between Finnick and Katniss set during Ch. 19 of Mockingjay. MOCKINGJAY SPOILERS. Please review!
Hunger Games - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,036 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/5/2010 - Finnick O. - Complete
Phantasmagoria reviews
phan·tas·ma·go·ri·a noun 2. a constantly shifting complex succession of things seen or imagined. Select moments in the lives of Angelina and the Weasley twins. My first fic. Please R&R.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 8,335 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 4/29/2009 - Published: 9/28/2008 - Angelina J., George W.