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Joined 01-30-09, id: 1822606, Profile Updated: 06-18-14
Author has written 3 stories for High School Musical, and Jurassic Park.

*Quotes That Will Rock Your Socks*

"Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance." - Samuel Johnson

“Books don't offer real escape, but they can stop a mind scratching itself raw.” - David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

"I am quite sure now that often, very often, in matters concerning religion and politics a man’s reasoning powers are not above the monkey’s." - Mark Twain

"Never take life seriously. No one gets out alive anyway." - Unknown

"Nothing is more elusive than an obvious fact." - Unknown

"Candy doesn't have to have a point. That's why it's candy." - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

"Today I shall behave as if this is the day I will be remembered." - Dr. Seuss

"A half read book is a half finished love affair." - David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

"There is nothing lost, but may be found, if sought." - Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility

"No amount of fire or freshness can challenge what a man will store up in his ghostly heart." - F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

"t matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time." - Samuel Johnson

"It is through fantasy that children achieve catharsis. It is the best means they have for taming Wild Things." - Maurice Sendak

"There are many humorous things in the world; among them, the white man’s notion that he is less savage than the other savages." - Mark Twain

"Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts... perhaps the fear of a loss of power." - John Steinbeck

"One half of the world cannot understand the pleasure of the other." - Jane Austen, Emma

"I know why the caged bird sings." - Maya Angelou

"You are you. Isn't that pleasant?" - Dr. Seuss

"Truth is singular. Its 'versions' are mistruths." - David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

"There must be more to life than having everything." - Maurice Sendak

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We Shall Fight by Apollo888 reviews
The Great War changed the world. The Great War changed us all. A non-linear AU tale set in Series 2. The sequel to Flirting With Convention.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 34 - Words: 238,968 - Reviews: 503 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 151 - Updated: 7/6 - Published: 5/5/2014 - [Mary C., Matthew C.] - Complete
Back Home For Keeps by WhiteLadyoftheRing reviews
[1940's AU] Mary Margaret had never believed in love, but when at last it finally comes tumbling into her life in the form of a handsome mechanic named David, their whole world is turned upside down by the war encroaching from Europe.
Once Upon a Time - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 57,248 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 91 - Updated: 6/14 - Published: 7/11/2013 - Snow White/Mary M. Blanchard, David N./Prince Charming
Gangs of London by Apollo888 reviews
Decisions in the past and surprises in the present shaped their future into something completely unexpected. The Crawley family in present day, living a rather different life where money and excess rule everything and secrets abound. A Mary and Matthew modern AU saga.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 45 - Words: 407,522 - Reviews: 715 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 68 - Updated: 3/23 - Published: 5/21/2015 - [Mary C., Matthew C.] [Anna S., OC] - Complete
Star Wars Altered Universe: Episode III5 by Scott W. Ferguson reviews
Two years after the birth of their twins, Anakin and Padme Skywalker's adventure continues, as Obi-Wan Kenobi and his apprentice go missing on a mission of great importance, and the dark shadow of betrayal looms over the Jedi Order once more. Romance / Action / Adventure. The sequel to AU Episode III.
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 16 - Words: 243,974 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 3/6 - Published: 3/25/2014 - Anakin Skywalker, Padmé Amidala - Complete
Home for the Summer by ebi pers reviews
"They had two homes—their mom's and their dad's. But maybe, Zach thought. Maybe it's actually three homes." Zach and Gray spend a week at Claire and Owen's in the summer. Sequel to "Home for the Weekend." Family fluff in spades!
Jurassic Park - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 34,925 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 109 - Updated: 11/16/2015 - Published: 9/18/2015 - Claire, Owen, Zach M., Gray M. - Complete
All Things Lost And Broken by Nadin4400 reviews
The only reason Claire Dearing agreed to go back to Jurassic World was because Masrani Global promised her that Owen Grady would NOT be coming along. Well, she's in for a surprise. Clawen-centric. Angst.
Jurassic Park - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 62,786 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 10/8/2015 - Published: 8/8/2015 - Claire, Owen, Lowery C., Barry - Complete
Consulting Saves Lives by Ellana-san reviews
The date is a disaster but her lips are red so Owen takes a chance - or what could have happened if they had in fact stopped to consult in the bungalow.
Jurassic Park - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 23,512 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 8/27/2015 - Published: 8/19/2015 - [Claire, Owen] - Complete
The Troubles We Create by Sugarbubbleslove reviews
They create trouble – no matter how good (or bad) the intentions are. A Series of One-Shots. Chapter 2: The Solid Ground Within Insanity: He was tired and she was his rock
Jurassic Park - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 10,589 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 7/21/2015 - Published: 7/17/2015 - [Claire, Owen]
Sticking Together for Survival by Nikstlitslepmur reviews
Claire Dearing and Owen Grady deal as best they can with the aftermath of the June 12th incident at Jurassic World...together. Spoilers inevitable. Chapter Two: "Just tell the truth" - Claire gets some bad news; Owen has a chance to find Blue; and a rendezvous reminds them of, you know, that time Claire shot a dimorphodon off his back?
Jurassic Park - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 15,730 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 124 - Follows: 199 - Updated: 7/17/2015 - Published: 6/15/2015 - Claire, Owen
Kiss & Tell by Ellana-san reviews
I did a few Clawen kisses request last night on Tumblr so here they are.
Jurassic Park - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,730 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 10 - Published: 7/14/2015 - [Claire, Owen] - Complete
Bundle of Joy: A sequel to Jonathan's Gambit by Irish Rose1 reviews
What do you get when you put a no nonsense Federal Agent under his parent's roof with his headstrong wife and new baby in 1940's Smallville? For Clark and Lois Kent, with their new bundle of joy, it's more than they'd ever hoped for.
Smallville - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 111,303 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 6/8/2015 - Published: 9/25/2010 - Clark K./Superman, Lois L.
The Open Secret by Willa Dedalus reviews
Exiled from Downton Abbey over a scandal, Lady Mary Crawley is ruined. Meanwhile Matthew Crawley has lived a content life in Manchester with his parents, Dr. Reginald Crawley and Isobel Crawley. Before the Earl of Grantham changed his life, his eldest daughter did. An AU story in a different place with different results; created by Willa Dedalus and Apollo888.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 40 - Words: 281,868 - Reviews: 679 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 196 - Updated: 3/31/2015 - Published: 7/1/2014 - Matthew C., Mary C. - Complete
Sweet Dreams, Fragile Hearts by jteamus3 reviews
Troy and Gabriella Bolton are anxious to start a family together. Sometimes, though, life doesn't quite go according to plan. Their journey begins with a dream... Stand-alone sequel to "California Dreams."
High School Musical - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 62 - Words: 354,631 - Reviews: 2098 - Favs: 513 - Follows: 523 - Updated: 2/15/2015 - Published: 1/1/2010 - Troy B., Gabriella M.
Preferred Stock by Chickwriter reviews
The twenty-first century descendants of the Crawleys, now without titles, but ruling the new elites with far more power and wealth than Mary and Matthew could ever have imagined. Consider it the AU S55.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 36 - Words: 131,257 - Reviews: 1090 - Favs: 285 - Follows: 380 - Updated: 12/23/2014 - Published: 2/8/2012 - Matthew C., Mary C. - Complete
Flirting with Convention by Apollo888 reviews
Their first meeting was not, in fact, their first meeting. A non-linear AU tale beginning in Series 1. The first story in a series that continues with We Shall Fight.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 168,807 - Reviews: 503 - Favs: 136 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 5/3/2014 - Published: 9/29/2013 - [Matthew C., Mary C.] - Complete
Until the End by Sunshine170 reviews
How could she tell him she wasn't strong enough to do this on her own? How could she even bring herself to care about anything else if he was gone? What did she have left to fight for if he wasn't by her side? AU for S5 finale.
Fringe - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 908 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/29/2014 - Olivia D., Peter B. - Complete
Something Like Danger by sinking815 reviews
The next few minutes feel agonizingly slow. It seems with every passing second, my breath grows louder, the shuffles and whimpers of my scared family heightened in the stillness. If this continues for much longer, I'm certain the Peacekeeper will turn and find us... AU retell of Catching Fire. G/K
Hunger Games - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 18 - Words: 43,053 - Reviews: 458 - Favs: 398 - Follows: 522 - Updated: 1/8/2014 - Published: 8/14/2011 - Katniss E., Gale H.
First Steps Forward by autumn.rain08 reviews
Set in 1921, Downton Abbey seems to be emerging from the shadows of Lady Sybil's untimely death nearly six months ago. Now, Mary and Matthew face new and expected changes that help them learn to take their first steps forward. *DISCLAIMER: I do not own the characters or places that are mentioned in this story.
Downton Abbey - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 23,528 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 11/26/2012 - Published: 10/27/2012 - Mary C., Matthew C.
Grace by La Donna Ingenua reviews
An atrocious act somehow, someway leads to joy, love, & well...Grace./ AU Halfway through Xmas Special/Matthew & Mary's happy ending, even in a seemingly impossible situation. Complete.
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 58 - Words: 310,299 - Reviews: 968 - Favs: 294 - Follows: 217 - Updated: 10/31/2012 - Published: 2/26/2012 - Mary C., Matthew C. - Complete
Before The Fawn by andelyn kinsey reviews
Before Harry, before Godric's Hollow, before the Dark Lord was defied three times... Lily Evans and James Potter discovered that neither of them were what the other had expected, and embarked on a relationship that would change the world as they knew it.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 52 - Words: 508,841 - Reviews: 1299 - Favs: 1,343 - Follows: 1,206 - Updated: 10/22/2012 - Published: 6/2/2010 - Lily Evans P., James P.
A Spark in the Darkness by random.chick.heart reviews
Our lips meet somewhere in the middle in a passionate kiss, and our message is as clear as that of the crowd when they raised their hands in the traditional salute: We will not be broken. AU version of the 74th Hunger Games. GalexKatniss. Lemons inside.
Hunger Games - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 33 - Words: 136,288 - Reviews: 958 - Favs: 847 - Follows: 396 - Updated: 6/9/2012 - Published: 4/15/2012 - Katniss E., Gale H. - Complete
All That Is Left by OrangeShipper reviews
A hasty decision leads to consequences that will change their lives. AU S2 - how it should have been! EPILOGUE NOW UP: All good things...
Downton Abbey - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 30 - Words: 152,830 - Reviews: 650 - Favs: 453 - Follows: 273 - Updated: 3/11/2012 - Published: 8/29/2011 - Mary C., Matthew C. - Complete
In Reverse by Elialys reviews
Future!PO, set in the 3x22 timeline, their life between 2011 and 2026. 'Look around you. Your entire house is filled with mementos, photographs, ticket stubs. Evidence of a life shared with somebody. And I know that when you have something so real, you'll do anything to keep from losing it.' COMPLETE.
Fringe - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 64,552 - Reviews: 259 - Favs: 118 - Follows: 59 - Updated: 8/6/2011 - Published: 5/15/2011 - Olivia D., Peter B. - Complete
Upward Over the Mountain by wickedjedi13 reviews
What if Anakin had been able to catch Padmé before she fell out of the gunship on Geonosis? How different would things have been?
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 75,180 - Reviews: 260 - Favs: 241 - Follows: 290 - Updated: 6/23/2011 - Published: 10/7/2010 - Anakin Skywalker, Padmé Amidala
Like Lightning by Jade-Max reviews
Post HSM 3 Troy & Gabriella Vignette series as they deal with adjusting to College life and the challenges of going to different schools while trying to maintain and develop their relationship. Semi-follows "Confessions"
High School Musical - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 41 - Words: 146,623 - Reviews: 872 - Favs: 355 - Follows: 306 - Updated: 12/25/2010 - Published: 11/3/2008 - Gabriella M., Troy B. - Complete
As It Seems by HPincognito247 reviews
He promised her they'd do this together. He promised her she'd never have to be alone. When he pushed that ring onto her left hand and held their son for the first time, he swore he was in it for life. But now he was dead. Or was he?
High School Musical - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 71,680 - Reviews: 600 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 270 - Updated: 8/26/2010 - Published: 9/7/2009 - Troy B., Gabriella M.
Harry Potter and The World Reborn by andelyn kinsey reviews
The Second War has ended, and so much work is left still to do. Death Eaters are still at large, the Ministry and its laws are in disarray, families have been torn apart. Harry and his friends struggle to find their places in the new world.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 38 - Words: 248,148 - Reviews: 415 - Favs: 604 - Follows: 254 - Updated: 5/22/2010 - Published: 9/21/2009 - Ginny W., Harry P. - Complete
California Dreams by jteamus3 reviews
Troy and Gabriella are happily married, living in California after attending law school and medical school. Their shared dreams are coming true, and life couldn't be better… until Gabriella's new colleague takes an unusual interest in her.
High School Musical - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 40 - Words: 127,743 - Reviews: 810 - Favs: 479 - Follows: 227 - Updated: 12/1/2009 - Published: 6/1/2009 - Troy B., Gabriella M. - Complete
Finishing Touches by Irish Rose1 reviews
There's more to decorating a Christmas tree than ornaments and tinsel. And after their conversations with Oliver, Clark and Lois begin to find out what that really means. Caution: This story has a mature theme. Part 1 of 3.
Smallville - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,273 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 13 - Published: 9/19/2009 - Clark K./Superman, Lois L. - Complete
Being Mrs Superman by Mercedes88 reviews
Lois Lane is blissfully married to the love of her life, Clark Kent. But how does she feel about being Mrs. Superman? A bit of a twist on the future of Lois and Clark as we know it.
Smallville - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 18 - Words: 47,406 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 163 - Follows: 70 - Updated: 8/21/2009 - Published: 1/11/2009 - Clark K./Superman, Lois L. - Complete
Baseball by HPincognito247 reviews
Troyella oneshot. Rated M.
High School Musical - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,031 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 325 - Follows: 41 - Published: 8/3/2009 - Troy B., Gabriella M. - Complete
Purgatory by HelenT reviews
As if the comment Obi-Wan had made to Luke about Anakin ‘dying’ when he became Darth Vader was literally true, a newly dead Vader wakes in a strange world—as a twenty-three year old again. Post ROTJ-See chapter 1 for full summary.*Anakin/Padme* AU
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 173,620 - Reviews: 414 - Favs: 569 - Follows: 189 - Updated: 1/31/2009 - Published: 6/25/2008 - Anakin Skywalker, Padmé Amidala - Complete
The House Pets by Unproper Grammar reviews
But it had been three years since they had said 'I do' and neither seemed sick of mundane and each kiss still felt like the first time. Yes, domestic life suited Troy and Gabriella Bolton just fine.
High School Musical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,213 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 14 - Published: 12/6/2008 - Troy B., Gabriella M. - Complete
Jonathan's Gambit by Irish Rose1 reviews
What do you get when you put a no nonsense Federal Agent under the same roof as a headstrong nightclub singer in 1940's Smallville? For Clark Kent and Lois Lane it’s nothing but trouble.
Smallville - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 51 - Words: 193,438 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 10/3/2008 - Published: 8/26/2007 - Clark K./Superman, Lois L. - Complete
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That Moon Song reviews
They survived. No, they thrived. But somewhere along the way Owen and Claire lost each other. Now, with the threat of dinosaurs roaming the Earth once again, Owen and Claire, along with some familiar faces, will have to work together to end a war before it begins. And just maybe... find each other again.
Jurassic Park - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 23,081 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 1/22 - Published: 9/5/2015 - Claire, Owen
What Makes a Hero reviews
Takes place in the Song For You universe. A simple question from their inquisitive daughter, Maddie, opens up some old wounds for Troy and Gabriella helps him understand what makes a hero.
High School Musical - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,116 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/29/2014 - Troy B., Gabriella M., OC - Complete
Song for You reviews
A love, young but true, is tested in the face of a growing war. Can Troy and Gabriella hold on to what they have? Or is their love meant to be nothing more that a story of what could have been?
High School Musical - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 32 - Words: 111,948 - Reviews: 279 - Favs: 77 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 6/20/2014 - Published: 2/14/2012 - Troy B., Gabriella M. - Complete