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Joined 01-02-09, id: 1790058, Profile Updated: 03-11-14
Author has written 45 stories for Sound of Music, Twilight, Titanic, American Girl, Hunger Games, Oz the Great and Powerful, and Sleeping Beauty.

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Sepia Tone reviews
Renesmee listens to Skrillex and posts racy photos of herself on the internet. Edward has a meltdown. Carlisle convinces his granddaughter to go pre-Med in college, then has to help her prepare for a big presentation. Esme and Carlisle escape to Tuscany for Valentine's day. Watch the Cullens try to deal with the fact that their baby girl isn't a baby anymore.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,718 - Reviews: 102 - Favs: 91 - Follows: 21 - Published: 3/6 - Carlisle, Esme, Renesmee C./Nessie - Complete
Our Love is Art reviews
Through the union of two souls, the expression of love becomes an art in itself. A profound exploration of intimacy through the eyes of a painter and a poet, told in many colors. HR Award Winner — Best Citrusy Sequence.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 112,317 - Reviews: 1089 - Favs: 308 - Follows: 426 - Updated: 11/11/2013 - Published: 9/12/2010 - Carlisle, Esme
Of Fairytales and Forest Fires reviews
There was no way he would fail to find her now. Not with his formidable sense of direction, and her wanton desire to be discovered. As he'd said before, this was uncharted land, but she was more than willing to walk all over it with him. - One-shot. In which Briar Rose learns the meaning of the word "handsome."
Sleeping Beauty - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,246 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 5 - Published: 9/17/2013 - Aurora/Briar Rose, Prince Phillip, Flora - Complete
Sunburn reviews
She didn't want to be perched on his arm like a pet parrot anymore. This was not dancing. She wanted to dance with him the way a real woman could dance with a man. — One-shot, unrequited love. China Girl/Oscar
Oz the Great and Powerful - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,765 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/30/2013 - Oscar D./Oz, China Girl - Complete
Where Angels Roam the Sea reviews
In 1840, 16-year-old Carlisle Cullen almost drowned at sea off the coast of Italy. He was rescued by Esme Evenson, a vampire whose beautiful face haunted him throughout his youth. Seven years later, they meet again. AU.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 44,508 - Reviews: 784 - Favs: 245 - Follows: 403 - Updated: 2/2/2013 - Published: 7/9/2011 - Carlisle, Esme
Let Me Carry You reviews
"I think of a hundred moments in the woods, lazy afternoons fishing, the day I taught him to swim, that time I twisted my knee and he carried me home." One-shot inspired by a missing moment from Katniss's memory.
Hunger Games - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,093 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 9 - Published: 1/10/2013 - Katniss E., Gale H.
Stained Glass Soul reviews
She falls from a tree. She falls from a cliff. She falls in love. The story of restless newborn vampire Esme Anne Platt and the shamelessly saintly Doctor Carlisle Cullen. Winner of 3 Hopeless Romantic Awards.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 65 - Words: 436,960 - Reviews: 6192 - Favs: 941 - Follows: 984 - Updated: 1/2/2013 - Published: 2/21/2010 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
To Touch Tomorrow reviews
The world carried on around her, endless, dark, and bleak. She stood and watched it in a daze, with a numb heart and unflinching eyes. It was as if someone had snatched the sun from her sky. He was gone, and he was never coming back.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13,305 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 24 - Published: 12/5/2012 - Esme, Carlisle - Complete
Behind Stained Glass reviews
Companion piece to "Stained Glass Soul" — all additional chapters told from Carlisle's point of view. Hopeless Romantic Award Winner — Best Carlisle.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 43 - Words: 297,919 - Reviews: 3040 - Favs: 536 - Follows: 746 - Updated: 11/29/2012 - Published: 5/8/2010 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
The Lion Purrs reviews
Carlisle discovers a painting of a lion and lioness in Esme's collection. When Esme learns that the doctor has been intruding on her artistic space, things start heating up like the African Savannah.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,851 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 13 - Published: 9/15/2012 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
Sparkles in the Pavement reviews
No one ever had to tell Renesmee that she was special. She just knew. — A sweet series of mundanely momentous events in the life of a child. Multiple one-shots: Carlisle x Esme, & Nessie. Winner of 2 HR Awards.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 9 - Words: 28,462 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 113 - Updated: 3/26/2012 - Published: 8/3/2010 - Carlisle, Esme, Renesmee C./Nessie
The Shepherd's Smile reviews
Before Edward and Bella's wedding day, Carlisle takes the time to write a personal letter to his son. Esme wishes she knew what it said.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,974 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 23 - Published: 12/9/2011 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
From the Sand to the Sky reviews
"Not many women are lucky enough to have an island named after them. My husband believed I was a worthy exception." Isle Esme wasn't always just a dream...
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 13,227 - Reviews: 230 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 8/30/2011 - Published: 12/13/2010 - Carlisle, Esme
Martyr for Midnight reviews
Every night she visits him in her dreams. When the midnight hour strikes she will find him waiting for her under the stars, and together they will dance. — A series of dreams in which fate tempts a young and vulnerable Esme.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,714 - Reviews: 205 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 8/13/2011 - Published: 3/12/2011 - Esme, Carlisle
Always So Quiet reviews
Ben Davidson had always been a quiet lad. Felicity was always bubbling with energy. But in the aftermath of Ben's return from the war, one night of innocent reminiscence will leave Felicity speechless for the first time in her life.
American Girl - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,796 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 17 - Published: 8/6/2011 - Felicity M. - Complete
She Wore a Blue Kimono reviews
...and all he wanted was to tear it to shreds. / Slightly twisted one-shot, questionably canon.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,458 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 11 - Published: 7/11/2011 - Carlisle - Complete
Ten Hours in the Desert reviews
Princess Esme must travel through the Sahara Desert in search of treasure to prevent an arranged marriage and preserve her kingdom. She starts off on her journey feeling confident, but everything changes once she meets her handsome young escort. / 1st place winner of Tiickledpink's Summer Citrus Contest
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,444 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 18 - Published: 7/1/2011 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
A Pair of Emerald Earrings reviews
Carlisle takes Esme to India after she spots a picture of Bombay in a library book. When Esme decides she wants to take the Arabian Sea home with her, Carlisle must find a way for her to do so. 1940s, Canon universe. HR Award Winner - Best Romance.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,743 - Reviews: 253 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 6/7/2011 - Published: 11/16/2010 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
Patterns in the Chaos reviews
An exploration of Carlisle and Esme's experiences during the newborn battle in Eclipse. Canon interpretation. M for violent themes.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 19,367 - Reviews: 246 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 5/25/2011 - Published: 4/18/2011 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
Made of Porcelain reviews
Carlisle helps Nessie find the perfect gifts for Esme and Bella. Fluffy one-shot in honor of Mother's Day.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,789 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 14 - Published: 5/8/2011 - Carlisle, Esme, Renesmee C./Nessie - Complete
Like Passion Fruit reviews
I have dreamt of taking her in a deep, dense garden somewhere; between tangles of warm, exotic life, blanketed by sweet blue darkness. / An account of Carlisle's not-so-innocent daydreams about Esme.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,256 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 10 - Published: 4/10/2011 - Carlisle - Complete
Blink to Break the Magic reviews
Countless times he spoke to her in sheer and striking silence, ever present even in her dreams. Missing moments, Pre-Twilight. Prequel to "Stained Glass Soul." - Carlisle/Esme.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,938 - Reviews: 178 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 3/8/2011 - Published: 9/29/2010 - Carlisle, Esme, Charles
What Happens in the Apple Orchard reviews
The forbidden fruit just tastes too good to refuse.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,193 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 22 - Published: 3/1/2011 - Esme, Carlisle - Complete
A Dozen Pink Roses reviews
He had been bold in breaking a long practiced romantic tradition. Not a scarlet petal in sight, he held in his hands instead a bouquet of palest pink. — One-shot's worth of "pink lemonade" for Valentine's Day.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,002 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 12 - Published: 2/14/2011 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
The Waterfall at Dawn reviews
Carlisle and Esme meet early one morning to "discuss" their present circumstances.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,289 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 22 - Published: 1/22/2011 - Esme, Carlisle - Complete
Sola Fide reviews
"When God gives a gift He does not take it back." — A conversation in a deserted cathedral leads to a surprising revelation, and a defining moment between a son and his father figure. Written for Fireangel1699.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Spiritual/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,500 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 1/16/2011 - Published: 1/13/2011 - Edward, Carlisle - Complete
Why Lovers Can Never Compete reviews
There was something undeniably romantic about opposing one's lover in a game of chess. They were unrelenting in this small-scale battle, both desiring to emerge the victor...but only one would win. Two-shot. Written for MelissaMargaret.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,939 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 1/6/2011 - Published: 12/8/2010 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
A Lantern Once Lit reviews
"You will feel things you've never felt before. You will have a deep connection with him – it will be more powerful than you can comprehend, and it will frighten you." / Bella talks with Esme before her wedding.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,685 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 21 - Published: 12/15/2010 - Bella, Esme - Complete
Letter to a Soldier Overseas reviews
Inspired by a real letter written to a US troop. Alice Brandon writes a letter to a soldier, Jasper Whitlock, who is fighting overseas in Iraq. One-shot for now, but may be expanded in the future.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 860 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 16 - Published: 12/6/2010 - Alice, Jasper
Brown Sky at Night reviews
Esme and Carlisle spend a winter's night on the roof of their house. Esme encourages Carlisle to write her a poem about the sky.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,544 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 11/28/2010 - Published: 11/27/2010 - Esme, Carlisle - Complete
Birds of Paradise: Evening Kiss reviews
Carlisle ponders the difference between the evening kiss and the early morning kiss while Esme tends to her indoor garden.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,897 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 20 - Published: 11/14/2010 - Carlisle, Esme - Complete
La Melodia d'Oro reviews
With heavy hands, I lifted the lid and unveiled the eighty-eight reasons why I had been born again. — One-shot. Carlisle hears Edward play the piano for the first time. Written for AllTheOtherNamesAreUsed.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,150 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 13 - Published: 11/5/2010 - Edward, Carlisle - Complete
All in Theory reviews
It began with me watching the rain beat against my window at dusk, the pensive romance of this soothing, monotonous song to which every man has the right to surrender. It was just a harmless thought...
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,463 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 8 - Published: 10/26/2010 - Carlisle - Complete
Pastel Kiss reviews
"Her kiss is as light as air but as brilliant as the sky itself, proof that majesty can be born from something so simple and so easy to miss." Edward meets a miracle named Renesmee.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,304 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/7/2010 - Edward, Renesmee C./Nessie - Complete
Coloring Books and Coffee Beans reviews
Charlie Swan reflects on the joy his daughter Bella has brought him both in childhood and as a teenager who returns after many years spent apart. Bittersweet father/daughter one-shot from Charlie's perspective.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,096 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 7 - Published: 7/21/2010 - Charlie S., Bella - Complete
To Buy Love With Love reviews
Requested one-shot for Ruth Dewitt-Bukater. Rose's mother takes her daughter's future into her own hands. With love.
Titanic - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,132 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 8 - Published: 5/15/2010 - Ruth D. - Complete
Sharing a Pillow reviews
Alice and Jasper stargaze on a quiet night. Requested one-shot for A/J.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 683 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/18/2010 - Alice, Jasper - Complete
Pleasant Tense reviews
One moment begins in July and ends in January as he holds her. E/B writing prompt: "Endless Moment"
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 404 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/18/2010 - Bella, Edward - Complete
The Same as it Always Was reviews
Requested one-shot for Benjamin Guggenheim. A reflection on the life of a first class gentleman as the Titanic breathes her last.
Titanic - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 850 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 7 - Published: 1/31/2010 - Benjamin G. - Complete
2,200 Souls reviews
Requested one-shot for William Murdoch. Intense little drabbles from the sighting of the iceberg onward.
Titanic - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,384 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/26/2010 - Murdoch - Complete
You Miss Nothing, Do You? reviews
An elderly Rose manages to pick the ripe fruits from an otherwise traumatic past — One-shot. Rose dreams and remembers.
Titanic - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 964 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/24/2010 - Jack D., Rose D. - Complete
Practically Love reviews
The absence of warmth had left her heart chilled. She needed the sun. Bella reflects on her deepening feelings for Jacob. New Moon, Non-canon moment.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 919 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/23/2010 - Bella, Jacob - Complete
Sixteen Miles reviews
Carlisle forgets to tell Esme that he loves her before leaving for work one morning. One-shot's worth of delightful, delectable fluff.
Twilight - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 685 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 26 - Published: 9/4/2009 - Esme, Carlisle - Complete
The Tender Age of Five reviews
A compilation of stories from the von Trapp children when they were each around five years old.
Sound of Music - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 7 - Words: 44,396 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 4/27/2009 - Published: 3/22/2009 - Complete
Ships That Pass in the Night reviews
There was a story before it all, one that was forgotten behind the curtain of the past. — The love story of Georg von Trapp and Agathe Whitehead.
Sound of Music - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 77,699 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 3/4/2009 - Published: 1/24/2009 - Georg vT. - Complete