Duessa
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Joined 04-19-09, id: 1907914, Profile Updated: 08-27-14
Author has written 7 stories for Twilight.

What's In a Name? "Duessa" means "double-being" Due is Latin/Italian for "two" and Esse is Latin for "being", and it is the name of the witch in The Faerie Queene. In other words, "A dual personality" (and it carries the connotation of a sinister side).

Favorite Quotes:

"I pray Thee, O God, that I may be beautiful within." -Socrates

"Man's mind stretched to a new idea never goes back to its original dimensions." -Oliver Wendell Holmes

"He who opens a school door closes a prison." -Victor Hugo

"You can only learn how to be a better writer by actually writing." -Doris Lessing

"The difference between the right word and the almost-right word is the difference between lighting and the lightning bug." -Mark Twain

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Tropic of Virgo by In.a.blue.bathrobe reviews
He's a young but jaded musician writing lyrics for his band, and she's a naive, frustrated poet looking to break out of her shell; their words collide online. What happens when they meet in high school, unaware of their literary connection?
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 37 - Words: 150,577 - Reviews: 20364 - Favs: 13,672 - Follows: 5,586 - Updated: 9/9/2013 - Published: 3/4/2009 - Complete
La canzone della Bella Cigna by philadelphic reviews
A famous voice teacher. A mysterious piano prodigy. Backstabbing classmates. Music school is competitive, and aspiring singer Bella Swan is determined to succeed. Hard work she can handle, but who expected music school to be dangerous? A story in 3 acts
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 45 - Words: 336,125 - Reviews: 7329 - Favs: 4,211 - Follows: 3,830 - Updated: 11/9/2012 - Published: 6/9/2009 - Edward, Bella
While You Were Knocked Out Cold by Melolabel reviews
On his way to propose to long-time girl friend Tanya, Edward witnesses a horrific hit and run car accident. The driver's plea changes everything for Edward. "Please, don't leave me." How can he possibly abandon the unconscious beauty? AH/AU B/E
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 36 - Words: 87,530 - Reviews: 4078 - Favs: 2,559 - Follows: 1,824 - Updated: 2/16/2012 - Published: 6/28/2011 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Somebody to Love by mommybrook reviews
Bella is 25 years old, divorced with two kids. The Cullen's return to her life when she absolutely needs them the most. Jasper has done the unthinkable in becoming like the leader of their coven, and becomes single again after that fateful night.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 32 - Words: 104,928 - Reviews: 1548 - Favs: 1,203 - Follows: 815 - Updated: 10/2/2011 - Published: 9/22/2009 - Bella, Jasper - Complete
The accident by Catiedidit reviews
Bella's day goes from bad to good, with just a little accident. Edward's life just went from simple to complicated after being run over by a little brunette.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,293 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 4/28/2011 - Published: 3/31/2011 - Bella, Edward
El Secreto by AniCrisCullen reviews
TRADUCCION: Parece que Edward a dejado algo en el cuarto de Bella... Que pensara Bella cuando lo encuentre? Una Comedia Romantica, al mejor estilo TWILIGHT BxE Clasificacion M Por deliciosos Lemmons... Disfrutalo
Twilight - Rated: M - Spanish - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 15,149 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 2/18/2011 - Published: 3/4/2010 - Edward, Bella
Unexpected Reunions by charverv reviews
After Edward left in New Moon, Bella fell for her best friend. She and Jake are married and expecting, what happens when the Cullen’s return? Rated M for lemons AU/OOC
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 44,080 - Reviews: 309 - Favs: 208 - Follows: 189 - Updated: 2/3/2011 - Published: 9/11/2009 - Bella, Jacob
Wild Swan by ScarlettLetters reviews
Bella decides that it's time to find out who she really is and that means stepping out of her privileged life as a Cullen and taking flight on her own. Can different paths lead two people to the same destination? AH
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 60,439 - Reviews: 1938 - Favs: 1,898 - Follows: 2,205 - Updated: 12/17/2010 - Published: 4/5/2009 - Bella, Edward
All I Wanted Was You by pastelroses reviews
In New Moon Bella does not take Edward back after Italy and breaks up with him. What will Edward do to win his love back? How will he feel when Jacob hurts Bella? Will he fight for her? Will B/E be together? Disclaimer there is a bit of violence so M
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 22 - Words: 83,594 - Reviews: 152 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 69 - Updated: 9/14/2010 - Published: 3/24/2010 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Bella and Edward Swap by MySoCalledGothSide reviews
A twist to Twilight Bella is the vamp and Edward is the human. My First FF. Please read!
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 30,131 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 119 - Follows: 75 - Updated: 9/5/2010 - Published: 2/14/2009 - Bella, Edward
Moving Forward by Catiedidit reviews
Bella has loved him for a long time, when things change and she leaves for college, surprised to find him there, how will she move forward? AH/AU FGB Eclipse piece
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,952 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 7 - Published: 8/27/2010 - Bella, Edward
Morning Glory by bellaswan456 reviews
i know this is another JasXBell story but its different, what if Bella and Jasper fell in love on their own? What if it was true love and not the usual "ed and al cheating thing?"
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 10,639 - Reviews: 230 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 8/13/2010 - Published: 3/25/2008
New Beginnings by DanielWhite reviews
Disclaimer:- I don't own Twilight. This story is about what would have happened if Edward had turned Bella at the end of Twilight and if Bella's parents found out what she was, this is my first Twilight fic, major OOC
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 33,099 - Reviews: 178 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 59 - Updated: 8/11/2010 - Published: 2/5/2009 - Bella, Edward
Company Loves Misery by AngstGoddess003 reviews
AH-Edward, current recovering alcoholic, former bully of Bella Swan, must make amends to the one person who refuses to give them. Written for FGB Auction/WA Rehab. Adult Situations. Updated Wed/Sun.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 76,843 - Reviews: 6229 - Favs: 5,431 - Follows: 5,413 - Updated: 7/12/2010 - Published: 12/12/2009 - Edward, Bella
Stepping Stones by Stacy Rose reviews
Takes place after the Cullens return to Forks. As Alice pulls away from Jasper, he finds himself drawn to a quickly maturing Bella. Will Edward step up or will Jasper be the man that Bella needs? I'm back guys. Look for a new chapter next week!
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 25,316 - Reviews: 428 - Favs: 380 - Follows: 529 - Updated: 4/19/2010 - Published: 6/26/2009 - Bella, Jasper
I Hate Myself For Loving You by halojones reviews
Bella's ready to bust out of her shell in college with roomie Alice. She meets the dazzling but rakish Edward, but is warned of his less than angelic ways. Will B/A be just another notch in the belt for J/E, or will they teach the boys a lesson or two?
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 60 - Words: 239,525 - Reviews: 10051 - Favs: 7,492 - Follows: 6,144 - Updated: 4/19/2010 - Published: 3/28/2008
Control by Kitty Cullen-03 reviews
Bella needs help sleeping after a series of nightmares keeps her awake. She asks Jasper to help. He gets a taste of control that he hasn't had in a long time-how far will he go?
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 46,554 - Reviews: 1334 - Favs: 850 - Follows: 513 - Updated: 3/3/2010 - Published: 6/23/2009 - Bella, Jasper - Complete
My Saving Grace by Totteacher reviews
Did you ever wonder how Edward's mother knew that Carlisle was more than human? Please read and let me know what you think. This story has not been beta'd
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,594 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 13 - Published: 2/17/2010 - Elizabeth, Carlisle - Complete
One plus One does Equal Three by JB Rose reviews
What happens if Alice wasn’t the only one to come back when Bella jumps? What happens when she meets the Volturi? and how did she land up in Antarctica? *Lemons later*B/J/C/M *Dominate Jasper,Carlisle & Marcus you have been told*
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 23 - Words: 33,812 - Reviews: 345 - Favs: 532 - Follows: 468 - Updated: 2/10/2010 - Published: 8/7/2009 - Bella
Dirty Dancing with the Devil Herself by JayJayHale reviews
COMPLETE Edward left Bella, forcing his family to stay away from her. Six years onwards, the Cullens are a mess and Emmett decides to get away from his angst ridden family and let loose. What he finds in the meanest biker bar in Seatle will shock everyoe
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 40 - Words: 115,168 - Reviews: 1788 - Favs: 2,127 - Follows: 818 - Updated: 12/6/2009 - Published: 5/31/2009 - Edward, Bella - Complete
Forbidden Fruit by VampireeGirl reviews
The Cullens go hunting, and Jasper is stuck babysitting Bella. Feelings run haywire and tragedy occurs.Will Bella listen to her feelings and let Jasper comfort her, or will she become an empty shell once again? Lemons later. Jasper/Bella
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 18,116 - Reviews: 204 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 10/10/2009 - Published: 5/24/2008 - Bella, Jasper
We Burned by Aquaman52 reviews
"I know you'll never read this, Millie. And even if you could, you wouldn't. But still I feel that there are many things I never said to you. So I'll say them now, if only to put your soul to rest." Oneshot, set after the novel.
Fahrenheit 451 - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 597 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 14 - Published: 9/6/2009 - Complete
Change of Place by IceTease69 reviews
Bella moves to Forks to find a place for herself. A story about life and LOVE. AH, OOC, OC. JASPER/BELLA, I can't do justice to Edward's perfection. Lemons in chapters to come. INCOMPLETE/ON HIATUS/UNABLE TO FINISH @ PRESENT TIME
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 19 - Words: 67,446 - Reviews: 442 - Favs: 189 - Follows: 244 - Updated: 8/17/2009 - Published: 3/4/2009 - Jasper, Bella
One Day Stand by My Cinderella reviews
I winced, "Jasper, please…" But he was gone. "Edward is going to kill me…" Jasper mused, to no one in particular, as he softly sniffed my neck. JasperxHumanBella.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,643 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 29 - Published: 7/17/2009 - Bella, Jasper - Complete
In Dreams by WithAplomb reviews
Separated by 1800 miles Bella Swan and Edward Cullen dream of each other every night. When Cullen moves to Forks can they fight the fact that they are each others dream lover? Rated M for a bit of sweariness, dreaming and just in case. Edward & Bella. AH.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 33 - Words: 124,084 - Reviews: 925 - Favs: 1,271 - Follows: 516 - Updated: 6/20/2009 - Published: 1/22/2009 - Edward, Bella - Complete
Family Therapy Cullen Style by vjgm reviews
Carlisle has had it with the children's constant bickering so he sends the Cullen's to family therapy. Suicidal Edward,Bella's fear of committment, Alice addicted to shopping, Rosalie's hostility, Emmett and Japer's gambling..who will survive? FUNNY
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 18 - Words: 69,221 - Reviews: 8440 - Favs: 7,650 - Follows: 1,791 - Updated: 5/15/2008 - Published: 11/10/2007 - Complete
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Bella and the Bachelor reviews
Bella & Edward, rated M. Many of the readers of the first edition requested the story's return. Well, here it is! (Edited Version)
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 15,797 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 151 - Updated: 6/8/2014 - Published: 6/1/2014 - Bella, Edward
Legerdemain reviews
Enemies are rising - enemies that should not be among the living. What mysteries will the Cullens need to unravel while keeping their own supernatural secrets secure from the world? THREEQUEL to "The Secret": to be read after "Forthright".
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Supernatural/Adventure - Chapters: 20 - Words: 48,683 - Reviews: 202 - Favs: 198 - Follows: 243 - Updated: 3/3/2014 - Published: 5/15/2010 - Bella, Edward
The Secret reviews
It appears that Edward has dropped something in Bella's bedroom... What will Bella think when she finds it? A romantic comedy, Twilight-style. BxE & rated M for delicious lemons and a bit of foul language... enjoy!
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 55 - Words: 139,126 - Reviews: 1611 - Favs: 1,387 - Follows: 528 - Updated: 6/29/2013 - Published: 10/19/2009 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Scarlett Swan reviews
Bella and Edward have met before - a long time ago. A very, very long time ago. They are now to be reunited in the strangest of ways. A romantic love story with a little mystery and the usual twist here and there. BxE
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 14 - Words: 40,736 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 8/28/2011 - Published: 8/12/2011 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Linger reviews
Edward leaves, but he comes back... AFTER Bella dies. What will their "ever after" consist of now? Can it be a happy one? Bella/Edward; love story; strange and passionate
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 38,988 - Reviews: 223 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 8/29/2010 - Published: 4/30/2010 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Starting From Scratch reviews
The Cullens must rebuild their financial foundation, perhaps in less-than-honest ways, after all they have has been utterly squandered. This is definitely a COMEDY, so prepare to laugh! It's also a love story. BxE/AH, rated T
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 24,324 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 8/6/2010 - Published: 6/18/2010 - Edward, Bella
Forthright reviews
Edward and Bella are finally going to tie the knot and live happily ever after, or so they suppose. Now they will have a new set of challenges to face, along with new relationship dynamics and new villains... SEQUEL TO "THE SECRET" M-lemons & language
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 35 - Words: 88,554 - Reviews: 1029 - Favs: 402 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 5/13/2010 - Published: 2/13/2010 - Bella, Edward - Complete