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Joined 08-05-10, id: 2481710, Profile Updated: 08-02-15
Author has written 8 stories for Star Wars, Fairy Tales, Lord of the Rings, NCIS, Parodies and Spoofs, and Harry Potter.

Poet and lover of fiction.

Formerly Dryad7.

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P.P.P.S. Did you know that the Ps stand for post, and the Ss stand for script? So basically, you're saying "Later Writings," "Later Later Writings" etc.

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Disenchanted by yonderful reviews
She was in too much pain to realize that the impact caused her to detransform. The crowd stared in shock. Many gasped. Some screamed. Alya's phone clattered to the ground. Tikki cried. And Chat's expression had never looked more horrified. "...Marinette?"
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 13,269 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 11h - Published: 6/16 - Marinette Dupain-Cheng/Ladybug, Adrien/ Chat Noir
Lady Archimedes by White Squirrel reviews
Sequel to The Arithmancer. Years 5-7. Armed with a N.E.W.T. in Arithmancy after Voldemort's return, Hermione takes spellcrafting to new heights and must push the bounds of magic itself to help Harry defeat his enemy once and for all.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 27 - Words: 194,464 - Reviews: 1368 - Favs: 1,753 - Follows: 2,514 - Updated: 9/24 - Published: 8/22/2015 - Harry P., Hermione G., George W., Ginny W.
Something in the Night by SillyUsagi reviews
It's been seven years since Ladybug up and vanished from Paris. Adrien has finally moved on from all of the pain and questions that she left him with. Or so he thought, until he comes across a spotted stranger slinking through Paris in the night.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 12 - Words: 59,192 - Reviews: 183 - Favs: 264 - Follows: 451 - Updated: 9/22 - Published: 1/16 - [Marinette Dupain-Cheng/Ladybug, Adrien/ Chat Noir]
The Flight of the Five Swans by Elysian III reviews
During a peaceful trip to Deturus, the Kyorian princesses find themselves on the wrong end of enchantment. Pursued by enemies and with all odds against them, it is up to soft-spoken Raia to break the spell placed over her sisters-before she loses them forever. A combination of Swan Lake and the Six Swans, this story is a stand-alone sequel to The Secret of the Seven Princesses.
Fairy Tales - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Family - Chapters: 42 - Words: 64,665 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 6/6 - Published: 9/27/2015 - Complete
crescendoing by demifics reviews
Ladybug sneaks a peak at Chat. He has his eyes closed and is dancing his fingers across an invisible piano. Her heart pounds. It has to be a coincidence.
Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,312 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 195 - Follows: 26 - Published: 3/20 - Marinette Dupain-Cheng/Ladybug, Adrien/ Chat Noir, Alya, Tikki - Complete
Magical Relations by evansentranced reviews
AU First Year onward: Harry's relatives were shocked when the Hogwarts letters came. Not because Harry got into Hogwarts. They had expected that. But Dudley, on the other hand...That had been a surprise. Currently in 5th year. *Reviews contain SPOILERS!*
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 71 - Words: 269,602 - Reviews: 5541 - Favs: 5,872 - Follows: 7,364 - Updated: 3/9 - Published: 3/18/2007 - Harry P., Dudley D.
Sacrifices by Kimberly T reviews
Takes place post-series. The war is over, and everyone's doing just fine… Until tragedy strikes, it is revealed that in fact things are far from fine, and people have to make hard choices. Starts with canon relationships, but will slowly evolve to Zutara. Chapter 15: Suspicions and Distractions
Avatar: Last Airbender - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Family - Chapters: 15 - Words: 209,016 - Reviews: 356 - Favs: 314 - Follows: 394 - Updated: 8/7/2015 - Published: 5/7/2011 - Zuko, Katara, Sokka, Aang
The Headmaster by Chris Robins reviews
Harry and Co. are caught just as they're trying to floo to the DoM and rescue Sirius. Harry doesn't give into Umbridge's demands and in her rage, she curses him. Unwittingly, she sets something much larger into motion [rev3].
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 122,894 - Reviews: 698 - Favs: 1,679 - Follows: 2,340 - Updated: 1/11/2015 - Published: 7/12/2011 - [Harry P., Hermione G.]
Duskfall by Celestial Swordsman reviews
The sun crashes with Empress Celestia's fall. In the aftermath, the Solar Empire desperately attacks the Lunar Republic, but was it really Luna's doing? The answers are locked up tight in a disturbed pegasus mare. As heroes fight a losing battle to stave off tyranny and cold darkness, mysterious powers loom. (Mature themes, but implicit not explicit.)
My Little Pony - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 47 - Words: 117,473 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 11/7/2013 - Published: 6/10/2013 - Princess Celestia, Princess Luna/Nightmare Moon, Trixie - Complete
Memorium by Aesop reviews
The use of memory altering spells is common in the HP books. Protecting their secrecy comes before everything else, and justifies any action. Or so they believe.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 26,696 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 457 - Follows: 86 - Published: 6/22/2011 - Amelia B. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Unspeakable Time by DrgnMstr reviews
Canon bks 1-5 AU thereafter. Startsat the end of Book 5, where the warnings given to Vernon produce the opposite result. New Prophesies are revealed which spell trouble for those who want to control Harry. Rating changed due to violence. HHrL NG RSB
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 244,601 - Reviews: 668 - Favs: 1,306 - Follows: 1,504 - Updated: 6/11/2011 - Published: 10/13/2008 - Harry P., Hermione G.
The Pillars of Power by SeriousScribble reviews
For the Ancient and Noble House of Black, the height of power marked the beginning of its decline. A game of politics, for personal gain, for the good of everyone… but using Voldemort's rise to prevent a war was a gamble.– Winner of DLPs January Contest.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 17,112 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 169 - Follows: 64 - Published: 2/11/2011 - Cygnus B. - Complete
An Accidental Princess by FireflyEmbers reviews
Toby's just your normal, run of the mill social outcast until the day the school bully crowns her a princess... and a dragon shows up on her back porch! Fairy godmothers in training, trolls, overcompensating fairies... What's an accidental princess to do?
Fairy Tales - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Drama - Chapters: 35 - Words: 57,654 - Reviews: 110 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 9/4/2010 - Published: 9/27/2007 - Complete
Thirteen by Backroads reviews
A princess is born. Thirteen fairies come to her christening. They give her gifts. Here are the gifts destined for a Sleeping Beauty.
Fairy Tales - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 13 - Words: 4,873 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 5/2/2010 - Published: 2/21/2010 - Complete
Whatever Remains by KCS reviews
Spin-off of However Improbable, unrelated to it but inspired by it. Challenge 010 for an LJ comm, the challenge being to create an entire Holmes AU. Elements that originated in HI belong to me, all others and characters to their creators.
Crossover - StarTrek: The Original Series & Sherlock Holmes - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,757 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 3/23/2010 - Published: 3/19/2010 - Sherlock Holmes - Complete
The Princess and the Plan by FireflyEmbers reviews
Formerly "The Purposeful Princess"! War has broken out in the magic lands of Believe, pitting Fairy against Fairy, Prince against Queen,... and caught in the middle is the last Princess, Toby, whether she likes it or not!
Fairy Tales - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 36 - Words: 71,521 - Reviews: 158 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 3/10/2010 - Published: 4/20/2008 - Complete
I Never Promised You A Rose Garden by shewhoguards reviews
Well, at least he could do something about an overgrown garden.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,233 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 8 - Published: 6/1/2008 - Neville L. - Complete
And Ye Shall Receive by whydoyouneedtoknow reviews
What would you give up for love? Your family, your reputation, even your life? One shot, missing moments, attempts to reconcile movie and book canon. Addresses the Susan Question. Spoilers for Prince Caspian movie and all Narnia books.
Chronicles of Narnia - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,167 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 19 - Published: 5/29/2008 - Complete
Mastermind Hunting by Louis IX reviews
This is a story of the life of Harry Potter. From his disappearance with his friendly relatives to Dumbledore chasing after him around the world, while Voldemort and muggle secret services loom in the background. Technology, Prophecies... one word: power.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Suspense - Chapters: 40 - Words: 616,225 - Reviews: 2392 - Favs: 3,151 - Follows: 1,441 - Updated: 1/12/2008 - Published: 6/8/2005 - Harry P. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Freak Parade by The-Caitiff reviews
Starts as parody of the formula most independant!Harry stories follow. Overly friendly Goblins, Manipulative Dumbledore, a shopping trip, a will from Sirius etc... Then it gets weird.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 5 - Words: 23,147 - Reviews: 441 - Favs: 1,795 - Follows: 458 - Updated: 7/4/2006 - Published: 7/2/2006 - Harry P. - Complete
Survivors by Dyce reviews
..Complete.. After the war is over, lives must be rebuilt. Hermione sets out to help someone who nobody else will, and winds up helping herself as well. HGSS
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 49,072 - Reviews: 828 - Favs: 1,763 - Follows: 275 - Updated: 8/27/2005 - Published: 8/20/2005 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Reminiscence by Kenya Starflight reviews
Calvin is all grown up... how has the passage of time affected him and those around him? My first nonStar Wars fic!
Calvin & Hobbes - Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,516 - Reviews: 753 - Favs: 2,073 - Follows: 190 - Published: 9/7/2004 - Calvin, Hobbes - Complete
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Neville Longbottom, Heir of Gryffindor reviews
People raised their glasses to him-"Harry Potter, the Boy Who Lived." This story, though, is not about Harry. Although it was true-Harry was alive-the story that was told was false. Harry Potter was never the Chosen One. Neville Longbottom was.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,556 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 6/29/2014 - Published: 9/2/2012 - Neville L., Harry P.
A Time to Protect reviews
How far does the bond between house-elf and master go? And how much stronger would it be if given freely? A strange elf, a strange wizard, a time to protect, and a time to effect. NB: This story inspired by Rorschach's Blot's story in 'Odd Ideas.' ON HIATUS
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 3,587 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 9/2/2012 - Published: 3/18/2011 - Dobby, Luna L.
The Vengeful Emperor reviews
Note: read 'The Sleeping Princess' first. In his new role as Emperor of the Known Universe, his one aspiration is to find and reclaim his beloved ship... Also, why is he carrying a bullwhip?
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 175 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/26/2011 - Han S., Qui-Gon J.
The Sleeping Princess reviews
Once upon a time, in a galaxy far away, lived a beautiful princess...
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 18 - Words: 6,480 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 6/28/2011 - Published: 9/5/2010 - Leia O., Luke S. - Complete
The Rules reviews
I do not own Gibbs. I do not own Abby. I am on the run from Ziva. I do own coffee.
NCIS - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 5 - Words: 1,400 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 5/5/2011 - Published: 10/15/2010 - Leroy Jethro Gibbs
Alt Endings collection reviews
We all know how Lord of the Rings ended. But did it have to end that way? What if...
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 5 - Words: 1,228 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 1/5/2011 - Published: 9/8/2010 - Frodo B.
The Spark
How did the Revolutionary War really begin? Were taverns really the center of unrest? Are rhetorical questions awesome? Can I call this a historical parody?
Parodies and Spoofs - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 291 - Published: 10/20/2010 - Complete
Waiting reviews
Into the silence, the shadows whispered. He's coming...
Fairy Tales - Rated: K - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 275 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/6/2010 - Complete