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Joined 12-02-02, id: 303698, Profile Updated: 12-16-13
Author has written 25 stories for Ranma, Inuyasha, and X/1999.

Hello readers! So I’m coming back to the fanfic writing scene after a long hiatus, and although so far there haven’t been any fruits of my labor published I promise that I have a few things in the works!

I’m mostly done with the next chapter of Mission Impossible. It was troubling me for a bit when I took a break from writing 2 years ago, but coming back to it recently I kind of moved past old hang ups and worked through some old issues I had with it. So that’s the main thing I’m trying to get posted as I know that story has the largest following.

I have a oneshot told in the Eighteen Years universe that’s basically done. I just want to tweek it a bit before posting it because I’m not hitting the ending quite how I want to. But otherwise that’s done and should be up soon. Probably will be the first to go up actually.

I also wrote a new chapter of… Something. I’m trying to decide if it’s meant to be a follow up to Simplicity or a standalone short series. My biggest fear is that if I add to Simplicity I’m going to screw up what I already had, which was a pretty short and sweet concept, and ironically its ‘simplicity’ is part of what makes it so good. I originally wrote this new chapter as a standalone story, but somehow it seemed like the Ranma/Akane relationship evolved too quickly. If I were to make it a follow up to Simplicity it makes much more sense, although like I said, I’m worried about ruining what is one of my favorite self written oneshots…

I’m also toying with the thought of returning to writing Eighteen Years. The next chapter was so close to being done back when I abandoned it years ago, and often I find that this is my favorite story that I’ve ever written since so much of it was my own design. Pretty much all the main characters were ones I created myself, and I enjoy re-reading that story more than anything else I’ve written. At the same time I notice it’s plagued with some errors, most notably Ayame’s name. It should be Kimiko if I want her to be named after Akane’s mom. That was the original intention but when I started the story I didn’t know Akane’s mom was ever actually named in the canon series. So… Maybe I’ll try doing an Eighteen Years version 2. Or maybe I’ll just post a new chapter. :-p

Anyway, I am attempting a comeback and hopefully I’ll have something to show for it very soon! Drop me a PM or a review and let me know your thoughts on some of these ideas if you’d like. Hopefully it’ll motivate me to work faster!

Thank you to everyone who has reviewed and encouraged me throughout the years. You are all so awesome and I only wish I was a more faithful reader to you all!

Lots of love,

- C

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The Forgotten Game by Angela Jewell reviews
Ranma and co are transported into a Game where everyone must face their worse nightmare, as ordained by Gabriel the Shadow Prince, who seeks Akane as his prize. [Based off L.J. Smith's The Forbidden Game trilogy]
Ranma - Rated: M - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 65,789 - Reviews: 227 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 115 - Updated: 1/8/2014 - Published: 3/6/2001 - [Akane, Ranma]
Meeting Later by O'Donoghue reviews
A story of Akane and Ranma meeting after the Manga rather than before it, learning of how each survived some crazy times and how those times affect them now.
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 20 - Words: 286,385 - Reviews: 591 - Favs: 455 - Follows: 364 - Updated: 12/20/2010 - Published: 2/6/2001 - Akane, Ranma
Tender Loving Care' by WFROSE reviews
This is just going to be full of Kodak moments...
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 34 - Words: 69,027 - Reviews: 318 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 9/8/2006 - Published: 1/3/2002
Time and Again by KittyShampoo reviews
AU. RA. Akane dies in Ranma's arms and in complete despair he wishes for another chance. He gets his wish, but there's a catch.. in fact there are a LOT of catches. Finally updated! Chapter 2's up.
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,448 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 2/12/2005 - Published: 2/26/2003 - Complete
Sleep's sweet embrace by RaMa reviews
The things some people need to get a good night's sleep...
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,247 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 15 - Published: 1/26/2003
PsuedoCurse by Teo reviews
AU (Again) Futuristic, Akane is a detective and Ranma is a murderer. But all is not as it seems. R/A
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 13,703 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 12/27/2002 - Published: 11/11/2002
Thicker Than Water by papillon2 reviews
The first Ranmafic I ever started (And maybe someday I'll finish one!) Alternate Universe, first chapter only, starting at the typical Tendo Dojo Meeting... but it's still rather funny, if I must say so myself.
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,695 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 12/14/2002 - Published: 11/30/2002
Hedgehog's Dilemma by fdw reviews
Ranma thinks about his relationship with Akane. Possible companion piece to "A Moment of Darkness".
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 913 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/12/2002
A Moment of Darkness by fdw reviews
Akane's late-night musings about Ranma cause temporary insomnia.
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,626 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/12/2002
Yet Another Interpretation of Ryuugenzawa by fdw reviews
An expansion on Ranma's thoughts during the walk home.
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,044 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/12/2002
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Mission Impossible reviews
After the failed wedding, Akane decides it's time to take matters into her own hands and settle things once and for all! With the help of an unlikely ally and a crazy matchmaking plot, will Akane finally get a happy ending? Or will things just get worse?
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 80,303 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 1/17/2012 - Published: 12/11/2009 - Akane, Ranma
Battle of the Cell Phones reviews
Short little parodies. Please RR! Nabiki got one first. Then Ranma & Akane got their own & everyone else followed suit. Now everyone has cell phones. Even Kasumi! But how will the technological era of BlackBerries & SmartPhones affect the Ranma Universe?
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,121 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 11/14/2010 - Published: 4/20/2010 - Complete
Finally reviews
I don't think there's any better way to sum up this story except with the word, 'Finally.' Please R/R! Now with three sequels, just for fun! Chapter 1: The Wedding, Chapter 2: The Reception, Chapter 3: The Decision, Chapter 4: I Object!
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,732 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 11/3/2010 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Complete
Stages reviews
"This is stupid. Waste of time. Stupid Akane and her dumb ideas. I'm fine! Even if I weren't, guys don't write in journals about their feelings. And they definitely don't... Cry..."
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,701 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 8 - Published: 9/3/2010 - Ranma, Akane - Complete
The Trouble With Hugging Girls reviews
Ranma's thoughts on girls and his experiences with hugs. Was originally a scene from Mission Impossible that I forgot to include, but it was too cute to simply scrap, so I figured it deserved to be adapted into its own Oneshot. Anyway, enjoy! R/R.
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,977 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/12/2010 - Ranma, Akane - Complete
Simplicity reviews
Oneshot post manga. Ultimately what would it take for Ranma & Akane to finally get together? Would it take a miracle? Maybe. But maybe things don’t need to be that complicated. Maybe things could be simple. Maybe all it would take is a toothbrush. RR!
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,249 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 9 - Published: 4/29/2010 - Akane, Ranma - Complete
Calligraphy reviews
Just a short little RA oneshot. Akane gets an anonymous love letter, and the way she responds to it catches Ranma completely off guard. Who is this secret admirer? Will he turn out to be the one for Akane? Guess that all depends on Ranma... Please R/R!
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,948 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 6 - Published: 3/12/2010 - Akane, Ranma - Complete
There Are Some Things a Guy Just Can't Say reviews
Ranma decides it's finally time to confess to Akane. Can he actually do it this time, or will he chicken out? Will Akane actually give him a chance to say what's on his mind or will she be too impatient and lose her temper again? Find out what happens! RR
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,981 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 7 - Published: 1/16/2010 - Akane, Ranma - Complete
Eighteen Years reviews
Obviously the cast of Ranma 1/2 have a lot of issues to work out, but you'd think 18 years would be enough time for them to get things straight, right? A story of paths followed and paths forgotten.
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 66,557 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 12/3/2009 - Published: 2/17/2003
Sadistic Stars reviews
A slight retelling of the original story based on a simple change to the prophecy regarding Sorata and Arashi. Please R/R!
X/1999 - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,006 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/27/2009 - Arashi K., Sorata A.
Love Vanished Once, Regrettably reviews
A passionate story of love, hate, revenge and lies. Please R/R! I know it has been quite a few years, but I do plan on finishing this. Someday...
Ranma - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 4 - Words: 54,031 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 7/4/2003 - Published: 12/3/2002 - Ranma, Akane
Missing You reviews
Complete! After another failed wedding Ranma and Akane go their separate ways and take a trip to clear their heads. Who would have guessed they'd both end up in the same place, though? Will they meet up and make up or will the time apart be permanent? R/R
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 38,825 - Reviews: 158 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 1/18/2003 - Published: 1/7/2003 - Akane, Ranma - Complete
Spring reviews
This is a short and sweet little story about the Inu Yasha group on a typical spring day... Please R/R!
Inuyasha - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,106 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 1/13/2003 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Kagome H., Inuyasha - Complete
November's Winter Rain reviews
Not a repost! This is a songfic based on my rewritten lyrics of the song November Rain. After Ranma and Akane have a fight, Ranma is left to ponder his relationship with Akane in the rain.
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,757 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 1/11/2003 - Published: 1/6/2003 - Ranma, Akane - Complete
Don't Cry Anymore reviews
A story about Ranma trying to comfort Akane when she's upset...
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,968 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 12/24/2002 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Ranma, Akane - Complete
A Christmas Story reviews
Just a waffy Inuyasha Christmas story, written somewhere in the middle of the storyline. I warn you, it is a little high on the waffy scale. Anyway, please enjoy. R/R!
Inuyasha - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,732 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 14 - Updated: 12/24/2002 - Published: 12/13/2002 - Kagome H., Inuyasha - Complete
Mischief reviews
Repost - I made some minor changes. This is just a oneshot, side story to Ranma 1/2. Enjoy!
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 756 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/22/2002 - Ranma - Complete
Final Chances reviews
A reflection on the end of the manga storyline. What happens when you are given a final chance and you fail to take advantage of it?
Ranma - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,415 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/16/2002 - Akane, Ranma - Complete
When Silence Says Too Much reviews
Waffy! Anyway, this is about a challenge between Ranma and Akane. Who can go the longest without insulting/hitting the other? This does not reflect my best work in my opinion. I actually wrote it a long time ago. Anway, enjoy and R/R...
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,396 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 3 - Published: 12/13/2002 - Ranma, Akane - Complete
Splish, Splash reviews
Just a short little oneshot I had in my head. This just sort of came to me one day and I had to write it out. Anyway, Enjoy!
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 832 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/7/2002 - Complete
Never Know reviews
It's not a very sad story, but it does make you feel a tad whimsical. Anyway, can't say much about it, just read.
Inuyasha - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,609 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Kagome H., Kikyou - Complete
You Fought For Me reviews
Basically just a reflective poem. Slightly sad, but enjoy!
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 768 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Complete
November's Winter Rain reviews
I rewrote the lyrics from the song November Rain by Ranma-chan Megumi Hayashibara and came up with this poem. It's kind of sad. Basically Ranma's reflections on his true feelings for Akane after yet another fight.
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 263 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Ranma, Akane - Complete
Too Easy reviews
Yes, I realize everyone's out of character, but it's okay because it's not meant to be serious. Like the title says, it's just TOO easy...
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 649 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Akane, Ranma - Complete
Anything Goes Martial Arts Arithmetic reviews
A short story about Akane's attempts to prepair Ranma for a math test...
Ranma - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 605 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 7 - Published: 12/2/2002 - Ranma, Akane - Complete
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