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Joined 09-26-00, id: 20148, Profile Updated: 02-03-15
Author has written 35 stories for Daria, Witchblade, House, M.D., In Plain Sight, and Harry Potter.

I write fan fiction for shows that somehow capture my imagination in a way where I feel the need to entertain myself further. Compelling characters, a compelling universe, and stories that stop just short of some indefinable something capture me. For many years fan fiction has been a not-so-secret shame of mine; I do sometimes compare us all to the creepy guys that lurk in 24 hour porn shops at 3 am. Sometimes we project fantasies onto the things we find wonderful that we've just got no right to.

But that's a human thing to do, I guess, and so we do it. Thus here I am, writing fan fiction.

I do write for the real world, and that includes original fiction and non-fiction. In real life, at this point, I write Pagan/occult nonfiction. You can also check my personal blog, but it's not really a place to grab spells from - more of a place to settle in for a long read, preferably on a tablet.

I am a rabid fan of Doctor Who and Daria. Doctor Who is, for the most part, sacred text to me. I won't write for it and I won't change it.

I have also written fanfic for:

In Plain Sight Witchblade House Harry Potter - mostly to mess with my partner, who was profoundly disturbed when I took a dare to write a Daria/Harry Potter/Strawberry Shortcake crossover. It was a one-off; I believe the term is "crackfic." So much irony that in Dara fandom, that's the one that's gotten awards.

I also immensely enjoy or have enjoyed:

Supernatural, Leverage, Being Human, Dexter, Revenge, Sleepy Hollow, Miranda, The Hour, Sherlock (to a point - Moffat seems to confuse women with cardboard cutouts representing his worst self), Veronica Mars (OMG just watch!!!!), Pushing Daisies, Dead Like Me, Wonderfalls, Xena, Hercules, Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel, Dollhouse, Firefly, Farscape and so so much more...

At present I live in the San Francisco Bay Area, a recent transplant from Minnesota. If you're old enough to drink - even if you don't drink - look me up.

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The One Ring Misconstruction by Talitha Koum reviews
Sheldon clasped his hands behind his back and bounced on the balls of his feet. Once. 'Bazinga. I led you to believe I was offering you a proposal of marriage.'
Big Bang Theory - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,653 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 26 - Published: 4/2/2010 - Sheldon C., Penny - Complete
Ashes to Ashes and Dust in Phoenix by BuJyo reviews
Action and adventure and a glimpse of Mary's...*ahem*. Many requests for me to write the story behind Marshall's comment in another of my fics And your Little Dog Too . M/M partnership. It's fun!
In Plain Sight - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,025 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/25/2010 - Mary S., Marshall M. - Complete
The Naked Truth Reciprocation by Chezzles.ze.Great reviews
After a few weeks trying to reconcile with the fact Sheldon has seen her completely naked, she confronts him with an ultimatum: bare it all or live with the consequences. Unexpectedly, her demands cause something entirely different to surface.
Big Bang Theory - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 9 - Words: 63,129 - Reviews: 177 - Favs: 614 - Follows: 209 - Updated: 12/30/2009 - Published: 11/29/2009 - Penny, Sheldon C. - Complete
The Nocturnal Confrontation Gambit by R.J. Anderson reviews
Penny's attempt to sneak some milk out of the boys' fridge during a power outage is thwarted by a watchful Sheldon... but Penny has a few tricks of her own. One-shot.
Big Bang Theory - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,119 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 31 - Published: 7/17/2009 - [Sheldon C., Penny] - Complete
Bed and Breakfast Man by Ruthless Bunny reviews
It's Christmas-time and the gang is traveling to Las Vegas. Wedding Bells anyone? Ch-31 What Happens Here, Stays Here.
Daria - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 31 - Words: 159,995 - Reviews: 418 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 7/7/2009 - Published: 7/23/2002
Disarray of Panties by Bella-Jade83 reviews
Penny adds a new routine to Sheldon's laundry night.
Big Bang Theory - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,804 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 331 - Follows: 66 - Published: 6/28/2009 - Sheldon C., Penny - Complete
Extracirricular Activities by Smileyfax reviews
Daria is pursuing some rather unorthodox extracirricular activities in Mr. DeMartino's history class. Now with less smut!
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 7,034 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 3/8/2008 - Published: 2/15/2008
One Step Forward by Dennis reviews
In the summer after graduation, Daria must decide whether to lend a helping hand to one of her exteachers.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,869 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/19/2007 - Daria M., Mr. DeMartino, - Complete
All My Children by Deref Thea-Zara reviews
You know how it ends. This is how it began.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 13 - Words: 135,043 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 1/25/2005 - Published: 10/13/2003
The Luckiest Day by Lawndale Stalker reviews
Daria has a lot of luck.
Daria - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,345 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 2 - Published: 4/29/2004
Run, Jane, Run by Angelinhel reviews
Why Jane likes to run. A ficlet.
Daria - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,905 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 10 - Published: 4/15/2004
When the Party's Over by amaretto and coke reviews
A friend comes to a realization about Stacy, based on her expulsion from the Fashion Club and her subsequent odd behavior. Complete.
Daria - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,718 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 4 - Updated: 3/24/2004 - Published: 10/8/2003 - Complete
D is for Daria by Mike Xeno reviews
While driving through New York, Daria and Jane happen upon a peculiar but very familiar neighborhood.
Daria - Rated: K - English - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,325 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/2/2003 - Complete
A Broken Night by Angelinhel reviews
An AU story set during ‘Is It Fall Yet’ in response to Ned’s Iron Chef Challenge to write a DariaDeMartino shipper. Probably not what you're expecting....SPOILERS IN THE REVIEWS!
Daria - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,232 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 3 - Published: 10/30/2003
Timeless Love by The Waco Kid reviews
Daria finally admits her feelings for Trent. How will he react? Will theirs be a love that stands the test of time?
Daria - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 807 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/24/2003
Jane's Theme by Angelinhel reviews
In response to Manha Manha's Iron Chef: Why is Jane's favorite song a sappy 70's love song?
Daria - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 704 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 3 - Published: 10/22/2003
Trent, The Brain by Greystar reviews
Trent has a secret that he’s been keeping for years, and Jane just found out about it. The big surprise is not what the secret was, but why he was keeping it!
Daria - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,886 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/21/2003
Unca Trent's Advice by Brother Grimace reviews
Based on a PPMB 'Iron Chef' challenge, we get a look at the life of Jane's teenage son, and the results of listening to his favorite uncle's sage words.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 863 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/14/2003
Once Upon A Time In The Future by Lawndale Stalker reviews
Another Daria reads Daria's diary.
Daria - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,812 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/7/2003
Reflections in the Hood of a Car by Angelinhel reviews
Tom reflects on his role in "the triangle" after all is said and done.
Daria - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,065 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 8 - Published: 9/25/2003
my homewerk by Kevin Thompson by Thea-Zara reviews
A look at Kevin's writing assignment for english class.
Daria - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 201 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/12/2003
An Angel Named Mary Sue by Angelinhel reviews
This may just change your life. Then again, maybe not.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 27,056 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/4/2003
Damaged Goods by Exorcist reviews
Tom tries to cope
Daria - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,230 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/22/2003
For You by Ruthless Bunny reviews
Daria and Mr. O'Niell have a secret, how long can they hide their love? Written on a dare, and for no other reason.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,889 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/26/2001
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Behind the Marshall reviews
Marshall Mann has had his share of heartbreak, the kind that no woman could ever cause. Marshall/Mary, light, subvert romance, character study
In Plain Sight - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 19,079 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 4/6/2010 - Published: 11/22/2009 - Marshall M., Mary S.
Dear Mary Dear John reviews
Marshall stands up Mary at the altar. Potential spoilers: "Let's Get it Ahn."
In Plain Sight - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 502 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/28/2009 - Complete
It seemed like a good idea at the time reviews
Harry Potter/Daria/Strawberry Shortcake crossover - McGonnagal deals with student creativity during midterms. A very short one-shot.
Crossover - Daria & Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 875 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/28/2009 - Minerva M. - Complete
If You're Happy I'm reviews
Huddy House/Cuddy - may be spoilers for those who haven't seen the last ep. A speculation on what the next episode will be about with those two, a little bit more of a window. This hijacked my brain, I had to do my own take.
House, M.D. - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,239 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/30/2008 - G. House, L. Cuddy - Complete
Ill Will reviews
Set during the episode "Ill" Trent must adapt when real life is not kind.
Daria - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,198 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/27/2008 - Complete
Trent's Equation reviews
Trent's perspective on Jane's Addition
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,268 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 9/22/2008 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
Bait and Switch reviews
Daria is forced to spend an evening with Kevin, and Brittany demands time with Tom in exchange
Daria - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,521 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 9/22/2008 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
The Brotherhood of the Traveling Pants reviews
Set during "The Invitation." Quinn comes to an agreement with the 3 J's.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 575 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/24/2008 - Complete
Meet the Monster reviews
Trent's very first exposure to Quinn
Daria - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,407 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 8/18/2008 - Published: 4/11/2008 - Complete
Voluntary Simplicity reviews
Trent vignette set during "That Was Then, this Is Dumb." Gives a backdrop to Trent's life, and making it happen for Mystic Spiral. Some coarse language, adult themes including drug use, and - well, the episode itself actually mentioned the porn.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,637 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/1/2008 - Complete
Life of a Criminale reviews
Trent vignette: Circa Arts'N'Crass: way below the radar DariaTrent shipper
Daria - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,167 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Published: 8/8/2004 - Complete
Requiem to a Theme reviews
Trent Vignette circa the Misery Chick
Daria - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 924 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 4 - Published: 5/29/2004 - Complete
Tilting at Windmills reviews
Trent and Jane suffer and escape from the Lane family reunion, first season
Daria - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,823 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 5 - Published: 12/7/2003 - Complete
Slow to Town reviews
Trent vignette from the Road Worrier: Trent hits some bumps in his journey
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,067 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/3/2003 - Complete
DeMartino's Decision reviews
Anthony DeMartino once was young, too...
Daria - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,755 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/30/2003 - Complete
Shut, Shut, Shut It All Out reviews
What led to Trent's phase as a shut-in, and what made him think models were relevant to musicians. Also, he totally looks at Daria in this fic.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,887 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 11/26/2003 - Complete
Snow White Gone Bad reviews
Trent Vignette from the "Pinch Sitter" : Evil Gnomes and Chauffer Duty
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 861 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 11/21/2003 - Complete
Monique, Monique reviews
That trip known as Monique; Trent's history with her
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,933 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/28/2001 - Complete
In Need of a Confessor reviews
Jake at his crossroads
Witchblade - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 475 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/9/2001 - Complete
Black Dragging reviews
Jake's discovery of Ian Nottingham
Witchblade - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,842 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/3/2001 - Complete
Rising Angels reviews
Gabe and Sly before they were successful
Witchblade - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,750 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 4 - Published: 9/2/2001 - Complete
Case Transition reviews
Jake's process of investigation
Witchblade - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,522 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/1/2001 - Complete
Giving a Damn reviews
Quinn and Daria spend quality time together - written before Aunt Nauseum aired
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,654 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/29/2001 - Complete
Underrated reviews
Jake and Trent find solace in each other
Daria - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,802 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
Trent Miserables reviews
Trent's own view of events in Lane Miserables
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,146 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
The Van Ride reviews
Trent's thoughts as he drove Daria to the art colony
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 791 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
In the Trentches reviews
Trent's first meeting with Daria
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,496 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
The Slacker Within reviews
A Pygmalion-based crossover where a fan is given an opportunity to face her fantasies of Trent Lane.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,290 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
In a Nutshell reviews
The source of Trent's peanut craving
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,737 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 18 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
The 'L' Word reviews
Tom says it, and Daria freaks
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,539 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
Beyond Between reviews
Trent vignette from "The Invitation"
Daria - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,548 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
Hidden Values reviews
Flash fiction: a short discussion between Andrea and Jodie
Daria - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 296 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
Sew What reviews
Daria discovers the Fashion Club's dirty secret.
Daria - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,079 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/28/2001 - Complete
Story of My Muse reviews
A Trenty-Sue and a naked woman appear in this fic.
Daria - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,479 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 3/10/2001 - Complete
Trent's lyrics notebook reviews
a collaboration by RuthlessBunny and medea42 -- the mysteries hidden in Trent's notebook
Daria - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,376 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 5 - Published: 12/28/2000 - Complete
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