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Joined 06-16-10, id: 2406208, Profile Updated: 08-23-10
Author has written 8 stories for Dragon Age.

I love writing.

I've been writing off and on for many, many years - mostly fanfic, although I have written the very occasional piece of original fiction as well. Until now, I've never been brave enough to share any of it outside my circle of friends. But now, here I am!

It goes without saying, I hope, but I make no claim to any of the characters or settings I write about (except for those original characters I've created). They belong to others, and I simply borrowed them for a while. I only hope I didn't tarnish them in the process. I will often include in-game or in-show dialogue to tell the story; where I do, I try to keep the dialogue more-or-less intact and if I do change it, it's only to reflect the influence of my original character(s) on said dialogue or on the events of the story, or where a change is necessary to drive the story I want to tell. I write about characters that I love, or that intrigue me, and that feel real to me, so I try to keep as true to those characters as I can. One of the reasons I write fanfic is to try and get inside the heads of the characters, and get to know them better; I'm not trying to change them.

I appreciate any and all feedback, particularly constructive criticism.

I currently have only Dragon Age stories posted. These are:

Blood and Thunder / Truth and Consequences / Second Chances - Surana and Jowan - these three stories form a trilogy of sorts

Roses and Regrets - Surana (but not the same one as in the Jowan stories) along with Alistair and Zevran - one-shot

Duty Bound - Alessa Cousland and Alistair, along with the other usual suspects - a WIP planned to cover the entirety of the game's main plot

Shades of Grey - Kayla Cousland and Loghain Mac Tir - a three-chapter short, set after the Landsmeet. The Sound of Silence is a one-shot companion piece.

Market Day - Anora - one-shot

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Victory at Ostagar by Arsinoe de Blassenville reviews
When Bryce Cousland's little spitfire scaled the Tower of Ishal and lit the beacon at the critical moment, King Cailan won a mighty victory against the darkspawn. The Blight, however was far from over. All other origins included, plus Hawke and his companions. Cousland/Loghain, Morrigan/Anders, Surana/Zevran, Fergus/Anora, and more. Half a million hits and still going.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 128 - Words: 1,173,512 - Reviews: 5212 - Favs: 1,421 - Follows: 921 - Updated: 11/30/2013 - Published: 3/18/2010 - Cousland - Complete
What Price, Victory by Anne Whynn reviews
Sometimes, in the wake of great tragedy, the true cost if heroism is not seen. Especially when only one person has to pay it. The time has come for the last journey to the Deep Roads... and final regrets. Zevran/City Elf PC. MAJOR angst. Character death.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 16,611 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 141 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 6/9/2012 - Published: 12/9/2009 - Tabris, Zevran A. - Complete
The Keening Blade by Arsinoe de Blassenville reviews
She hesitated-"Mostly, I couldn't kill you, knowing that I cheated. At the Landsmeet. Our duel." There was a heavy silence. Loghain said slowly, "You do realize that I am holding a naked sword at this very moment?" M for sound reasons.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 50 - Words: 427,041 - Reviews: 1512 - Favs: 739 - Follows: 569 - Updated: 5/20/2012 - Published: 4/6/2010 - Cousland, Loghain M. T.
Dark Revelations by sevanderslice reviews
Literally stuck in Shepard's worst nightmare, Kaidan must help her realize that everyone is afraid of something, even her. FemShep/Kaidan, spoilers for ME3
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,370 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 5/3/2012 - Published: 4/11/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Trovommi Amor by icey cold reviews
Where he was dark, she was fair. Where he was unsure, she was certain. Where he was the villain, she was the hero. But they were both heroes, weren't they? He of River Dane, and she of Ferelden. The love story of the reluctant Wardens. Mature themes.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 50 - Words: 409,133 - Reviews: 690 - Favs: 211 - Follows: 209 - Updated: 9/25/2011 - Published: 11/27/2009 - Cousland, Loghain M. T.
Dragon Age: The Hunt by Shadow of Light reviews
The Blight has ended, the Archdemon slain, but the Hero of Ferelden does not yet mean to rest. Alistair fled Denerim before the siege and she intends to track him down. Either he will return with her, or she will burn that bridge forever.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 44 - Words: 130,211 - Reviews: 557 - Favs: 403 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 6/12/2010 - Published: 1/8/2010 - Cousland, Zevran A. - Complete
What Comes Next by Piceron reviews
Starts 6 weeks after the Archdemon is slain by Elandria, with everyone believing her dead. Spans the next 3-4 years as Alistair is left to deal with kingship and a new queen. Elandria learns to live with her actions during the Blight and without Alistair.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 32 - Words: 127,986 - Reviews: 238 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 5/27/2010 - Published: 3/10/2010 - Alistair, Surana - Complete
Tremble by Midnight Strike reviews
Once you left the tower and promised you would not return. Now here you are. Companion piece to Linger
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,656 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 23 - Published: 2/14/2010 - Zevran A., Surana - Complete
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Duty Bound reviews
In the 30th year of the Dragon Age, two Grey Wardens stand against the Blight, determined to do whatever they must in order to end it. This is their story. Rated M to be safe. f!Cousland/Alistair
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 146,537 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 51 - Updated: 4/2/2011 - Published: 7/10/2010 - Cousland, Alistair
The Sound of Silence reviews
It's Loghain's first night in camp with his fellow Warden and her companions, and he is not impressed. One-shot. Companion piece to Shades of Grey.
Dragon Age - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,661 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Published: 8/23/2010 - Loghain M. T. - Complete
Market Day reviews
Anora is Queen of Ferelden, but her husband is not the man she thought he was. One-shot.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,718 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 19 - Published: 8/22/2010 - Anora - Complete
Shades of Grey reviews
When Kayla Cousland attempts to persuade her fellow Warden to participate in Morrigan's ritual, they will learn more about each other – and themselves – than either one had bargained for. Rated M for dark/adult themes. End-game spoilers.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 13,768 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 8/10/2010 - Published: 8/8/2010 - Cousland, Loghain M. T. - Complete
Second Chances reviews
Is it fate, the Maker, or simple chance that brings them together once more? Sequel to Blood and Thunder / Truth and Consequences. Surana/Jowan. And a little Zevran for good measure .
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,979 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 9 - Published: 7/24/2010 - Surana, Jowan - Complete
Truth and Consquences reviews
She thought she had left her old life far behind her when she became a Grey Warden, but a surprise encounter with someone she never thought to see again proves that leaving the past behind is easier said than done. Sequel to Blood and Thunder.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,379 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 7 - Published: 7/17/2010 - Surana, Jowan - Complete
Roses and Regrets reviews
Some mistakes can't be undone, some heroes are flawed, and not all fairytales end in happily-ever-after. One-shot. Major spoilers for the game, including the ending. Rated T for adult themes. Surana/Alistair, Surana/Zevran
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,632 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 10 - Published: 6/26/2010 - Alistair, Zevran A. - Complete
Blood and Thunder reviews
As she is drawn by someone she trusts into a desperate venture, a newly Harrowed mage reflects on events of the past that have shaped their relationship. Spoilers for the mage origin. Jowan/Surana
Dragon Age - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,353 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 9 - Published: 6/19/2010 - Jowan, Surana - Complete