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Author has written 1 story for Samurai Champloo.

Hi!

I have recently taken to writing fanfiction, or any kind of fiction, for that matter. In a way, I am a fish out of water in this world. I still don't understand a lot of the jargon/acronyms or 'lingo' of the fan fiction universe - it took me a long time to figure out what AU, OC, OOC, lime, lemon etc. meant!

I have only seen a handful of anime, and I discovered the world of fanfiction sometime in 2008. Since then I have read many fics on the Fanfiction.net site. I started writing around the beginning of 2009; as you can see below it is a novel based on Samurai Champloo, titled Kitsune in Koshu.

The experience has been great so far. Living in an imaginary world and writing about it is very therapeutic, in addition to being a great deal of fun. I haven't finished my first story yet, but I am pretty sure I will, given that I am enjoying the process so much. It is also a very addictive process, so I know that I will be updating on a regular basis. Of course, work and life will get in the way now and then, but hopefully I won't be keeping readers waiting too long between updates.

I am not terribly critical of myself when I write; I think that it would have been impossible for me to write a word if that was the case. I am a novice as far as fictional writing is concerned, and the story below may even be regarded as part of the learning process. So what you see is essentially a first draft. I am probably going to edit and revise substantially when I get towards the end of the novel, but I don't know when that time is going to arrive. This is because I only have a very rough outline of a plot and the story's plotlines have so far evolved in an organic way. I can only edit and revise after the final form of the story is revealed, or takes a concrete shape, so to speak. Of course, as those of you you have read the novel know, the plot is a loosely based adaptation of Agatha Christie's "The Pale Horse", and in that sense there is an outline of some sort to guide me. However, the larger story, or shall we say, the main plot of the novel, is about Jin, Fuu, and Mugen, and particularly about Jin and Fuu.

I have surprised myself very often during the process of writing; I usually don't know what is going to happen in any particular chapter until I have written it! But the feeling of posting a new chapter is great. So is the feeling one gets when one sees the ffnet data on the number of people visiting the site to read it once it has been posted. I guess a story-teller loves an audience, especially one that is so international in its nature.

Many thanks to all those who have been reading and/or reviewing my work, and putting it on their list of favs and story alerts. All these things give me a lot of encouragement. I am particularly grateful to all my reviewers, as they have been very thoughtful and generous in their feedback.

My hobbies:

(1) Watching anime of course, but I am rather selective about them - I like the ones that have some historical basis, but there are exceptions. My favourite anime character is Jin from Samurai Champloo. Apart from Samurai Champloo, I liked Samurai 7, Peacemaker Kurogane, Cowboy Bepop, Wolf's Rain, and Bleach. My favourite pairing is Jin-Fuu. (Actually, at the moment I am quite obsessed with Samurai Champloo and its characters, so my first fic, and probably others that follow will be based on it!)

(2) Reading books of all sorts, both fiction and non-fiction.

(3) Training in martial arts, particularly jodo/jojutsu, but also kenjutsu, iaido, and karate.

(4) Studying yoga.

(5) Fractal art. (See my deviant art gallery, mentioned below).

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Link to my deviant art account:

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Quantum Mechanics by Illegitimi reviews
Quantum Mechanics is a set of principles describing physical reality at the subatomic level of all matter. In other words: The relationship between Kurotsuchi Mayuri and Kotetsu Isane.
Bleach - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 47 - Words: 301,459 - Reviews: 641 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 6/5/2014 - Published: 8/10/2009 - Mayuri K., Isane K.
The Hidden Life of Morino Ibiki by Illegitimi reviews
How Life, Art, and Morino Ibiki all came together in one single tapestry of fate. Ibiki x OC. as of 11/2012 re-writes
Naruto - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 109 - Words: 657,920 - Reviews: 394 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 2/17/2014 - Published: 4/15/2008 - Ibiki M.
The Shadow's Reach by MissLonelyNights reviews
A look at Mugen's origins and the circumstances of his upbringing in the Ryukyu islands. What would a child's life be with the hardships of growing up in a place described as "what hell would be like"? Please read n' review
Samurai Champloo - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 17 - Words: 27,317 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 10/8/2010 - Published: 1/26/2008
Just Routine by Alekto reviews
A cop makes a routine traffic stop on a speeding black Chevy Impala and for everyone involved things go steeply downhill from there. Outsider POV. The first few chapters are written, but it's still very much a WIP.
Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,233 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 6/7/2010 - Published: 6/2/2010 - Dean W., Sam W.
Volume 7, Episode 24: Interstitial Interchange by Seras0Victoria reviews
Starts at the infamous "fireside chat" scene to reveal some insights into Fuu and Jin. Dovetails into the series' actual storyline and ending with some added thoughts, feelings gasp! , and dialogue to make up for too much left unsaid. ON HIATUS
Samurai Champloo - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,327 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 5/31/2010 - Published: 4/8/2010 - Jin, Fuu
Shinrai by Illegitimi reviews
A VERY Alternate Universe PMK fic It is how maybe History, the Shinsengumi and Kyoto could have been...Contains original as well as canon characters. Also contains Drama, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Suspense, etc. Total suspension of disbelief.
Peacemaker Kurogane - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 178,747 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 5/4/2010 - Published: 11/2/2008
Qualifying Exam by Illegitimi reviews
A short drabble inspired by 'Match Me' by x nihilo. A slight continuation of and insight between the relationship of Isane and Kurotsuchi after their initial 'date'.
Bleach - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,050 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 9 - Published: 8/8/2009 - Mayuri K., Isane K. - Complete
The Heavy Truth by Illegitimi reviews
Gouta has some how managed to cheat death. His re-awakening and the truths that he has to face. Gouta and Mitsu.
Samurai Gun - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,108 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 7/17/2009 - Published: 7/12/2009
FLY Small Circle of Friends by keroberus reviews
The notorious trio is at it again. Unfortunately for Fuu the wheel of fortune goes round and round. By prior edict of the Shogun, reputations are at stake if she doesn't die. Will her friends save her in time, or will they all just go out with a bang?
Samurai Champloo - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 18,507 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 8/14/2008 - Published: 7/30/2008 - Fuu - Complete
Poison On The Lips Of Fate by bury me among the ashes reviews
Fuu isn't nearly as strong as she lets on. She longs for more than the simple life she has, and he's the only one that can tell, but will a memory of her mother's last words keep her from him? JinFuu
Samurai Champloo - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,186 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 8 - Published: 8/30/2007
As Lovers Go by arabesque05 reviews
There is no perfect love story. But he tells her, whimsical and smiling, they would have what happily ever after there exists because this is easy as lovers go. Or something like that.
Samurai Champloo - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,254 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 188 - Follows: 8 - Published: 12/22/2006 - Complete
Nenju by 3Jane reviews
Where do happiness and ever after intersect? Post series, complete. FuuMugenJin.
Samurai Champloo - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 36 - Words: 130,758 - Reviews: 512 - Favs: 377 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 11/20/2006 - Published: 3/28/2006 - Complete
Sweet Nothings by Youkai no Yume reviews
Jin had always been the perfect samurai. One that never failed to protect. He fought away her demons and kept them at bay and she'd always be safe. It was his duty and their silent promise. But this time, he knows that he can't save her. Fuu x Jin. DONE!
Samurai Champloo - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 65,319 - Reviews: 638 - Favs: 634 - Follows: 106 - Updated: 2/4/2006 - Published: 8/24/2005 - Jin, Fuu - Complete
Wish by Brittany Bright reviews
OneShot. JinxFuu. Fuu's one wish is now in the hands of the distant and elusive stars...
Samurai Champloo - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,469 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/23/2006 - Complete
kitsune in koshu reviews
Jin, Fuu, Mugen assist 'Manzou the Saw' on a case, and an adventure ensues. It's a time of political transition, which will have life-changing consequences for the trio. Historical mystery/romance novel with a touch of fantasy/science-fiction elements.
Samurai Champloo - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 41 - Words: 216,073 - Reviews: 277 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 7/2/2011 - Published: 2/25/2009 - Jin, Fuu