Lee Athenson
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Joined 07-21-11, id: 3091886, Profile Updated: 05-05-13
Author has written 2 stories for Percy Jackson and the Olympians, and Hunger Games.

You can contact me on mytumblr, since I don't really check FF that much anymore.


Favorite Books: His Dark Materials (Pullman), Harry Potter (Rowling), The Inheritance Cycle (Paolini), The Hunger Games (Collins), The Book Thief (Zusak), The Kite Runner (Hosseini), The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant: The Unbeliever (Donaldson), Artemis Fowl (Colfer), The Bartimaeus Trilogy (Stroud), Alex Rider Series (Horowitz), Animal Farm (Orwell), Night (Weisel), The Da Vinci Code (Brown), Percy Jackson and the Olympians/The Lost Hero (Riordan).
Favorite Authors: (All those mentioned above in paratheses), Mark Twain, Ayn Rand, Edgar Allan Poe.
Favorite Genres: Fantasy, historical fiction, Greek/Roman myths & related fiction, anthropomorphized fiction.
Things I Won't Tolerate in My Reading: Twilight/supernatural romance, romance novels, realistic fiction (A.K.A. whiny, over-dramaticized tales about everyday life), bad spelling and/or grammar. Please stay out of good fiction, you yucky things. Thank you.
What I Like to Write: Fantasy.
Online Comics I Recommend: Hyperbole and a Half, Doghouse Diaries, XKCD. Note, most of these should be rated T by FanFiction standards, for mild sexual innuendos, cursing, and extremely - EX. TREME. LY. - nerdy references.


Extra-Cirricular Activities: Playing cello, Venture Crew, Girl Scouts, camping, high adventure, meditation, writing fiction (not just fanfiction, either), archery (target, not hunting. ...Yet.), hanging out with my friends.
Interests: Biology, wildlife conservation, environmental science, etymology, language and composition, creative writing, philosophy.
Favorite Foods: Grilled salmon, fresh baked pumpkin pecan bread with cream cheese, pecan fudge, teriyaki asparagus chicken stir fry, saltines with New England style clam chowder, shrimp scampi, pulled pork from Smokey Bones, lima beans, gryos, cold lentil soup, homemade tuna salad, gelato, baby back ribs, yellow/orange/red bell peppers, plain raw flour tortillas, cold green grapes, pineapple, watermelon, blackberry greek yogurt, original Oreos.
Favorite Drinks: Homemade lemonade, Earl Grey tea, apple juice, warm wassel.
Favorite Stand-Alone Movie of All Time: Gladiator, Black Swan, Inception, all the Marvel movies.
Favorite Bands/Artists: Linkin Park, OneRepublic, Fort Minor, Three Days Grace, Train, Maroon 5, Jason Mraz, Adele, Bruno Mars, Coldplay, The BNL


Quotes:

"Never let your heart go silent by refusing to hear." - Anonymous

"Dreams are strange things... always hovering just outside of reach, sometimes seeming to collapse when they are closest to coming true, and rarely ending up how they began." - Anonymous

"Mind is everything; muscles, mere pieces of rubber. All that I am, I am because of my mind." - Paavo Nurmi

"I'm always finding humans at their best and worst. I see their ugly and their beauty, and I wonder how the same thing can be both." - Markus Zusak, The Book Thief

"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." - Confucius

"When the rich wage war, it's the poor who die." - Jean-Paul Sartre

"Come run the hidden pine trails of the forest
Come taste the sunsweet berries of the Earth
Come roll in all the riches all around you
And for once, never wonder what they're worth." - Disney's Pocahontas, Colors of the Wind

"Irony trumps everything." - Thomas C. Foster, How to Read Literature Like a Professor

"The four great struggles of the human being [are] with nature, with the divine, with other humans, and with ourselves." - Thomas C. Foster, How to Read Literature Like a Professor

"Scars are just tattoos with better stories." - Anonymous

"I come to this magnificent house of worship tonight because my conscience leaves me no other choice. A true revolution of values will lay hand on the world order and say of war:
This way of settling differences is not just.
This business of burning human beings with napalm,
of filling our nation's homes with orphans and widows,
of injecting poisonous drugs of hate into the veins of peoples normally humane,
of sending men home from dark and bloody battlefields physically handicapped and psychologically deranged,
cannot be reconciled with wisdom, justice, and love." – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

"The smallest good deed is worth more than the largest good intention." - Dr. George Crane

"Worry about your character, not your reputation." - Anonymous


By the way…
Just so we’re clear, I am accepting beta requests. I’d love to read and edit your stuff. And I promise, I won’t bite. ;)

P.S. Oh, and it you could comment on my stories when you read them, I would really, really appreciate it. Every review is like a warm summer day with cookies and milk to me. :) :)

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Never Let Me Go by greenconverses reviews
Annabeth's life can be characterized in two parts: before and after the fall. This is the beginning of the second half. Post-Mark of Athena, Percy/Annabeth. Spoilers. Warnings inside.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians - Rated: K - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,037 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 385 - Follows: 47 - Published: 10/17/2012 - Annabeth C., Percy J. - Complete
Tales of Republic City by DJNS reviews
Vignettes of Kataang family life in Republic City.
Avatar: Last Airbender - Rated: M - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 28 - Words: 128,351 - Reviews: 591 - Favs: 573 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 8/6/2012 - Published: 7/10/2012 - Aang, Katara - Complete
Connection by Amy Raine reviews
The Chief is going to teach Bolin the way her mother taught her. One sided Bolin/Lin Beifong, mostly a gen fic though.
Legend of Korra - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,267 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/28/2012 - Chief Lin Beifong, Bolin - Complete
To the Rescue by Tiger Lily Roar reviews
Joker had already killed one Robin, now he wanted the hat trick! OneShot Rated for Language. BatBros!
Young Justice - Rated: M - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,764 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 199 - Follows: 34 - Published: 5/20/2012 - Richard G./Nightwing, Timothy D./Robin III, Jason T./Robin II, Joker - Complete
Linchpin by Tiger Lily Roar reviews
The Heroes of the world have a *BIG* problem when Robin - yes, Robin - is kidnapped from Gotham City Academy. The big deal, other than the obvious? He was Dick Grayson at the time!
Young Justice - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 22 - Words: 74,861 - Reviews: 1433 - Favs: 1,545 - Follows: 759 - Updated: 3/23/2012 - Published: 3/26/2011 - Bruce W./Batman, Artemis C./Artemis, Jason T./Robin II, Richard G./Robin - Complete
Necessary Lies by Glimare reviews
One Shot: Waiting for Bruce to pick him up after school to visit his circus, Dick's called into the principal's office. Photos of his old injuries are on the desk. 'Great' Dick thought, 'not this again.'
Young Justice - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,224 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 1,058 - Follows: 158 - Published: 11/20/2011 - Bruce W./Batman, Richard G./Robin - Complete
Forever in the Stars by storm-brain reviews
They're not star crossed lovers, but they're two of the three. Five times Zoe and Hercules meet.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians - Rated: K - English - Fantasy/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 831 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/2/2011 - Zoë N. - Complete
Special by storm-brain reviews
It was like a dream. When he learned what he was- special- and where he belonged- with family- and his talents- killing- and his friends- his cabin. But he wakes up when the little girl doesn't.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians - Rated: T - English - Horror/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 922 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/30/2011 - Complete
My Immortal by xXMidnightEssenceXx reviews
The infamous WORST FANFICTION EVER posted here, unedited, for ur "lulz" -Originally by Tara Gilesbie -Rated M for the "Then he put his thingie into my you-know-what and we did it for the first time." line! -There is more than 1 chap per page
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 11 - Words: 16,292 - Reviews: 3263 - Favs: 1,013 - Follows: 357 - Published: 3/16/2011 - OC, Draco M.
The Little Three by WindowChild reviews
Heroism descended. Thalia, Nico, Percy.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 826 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 14 - Published: 5/21/2009 - Complete
Crossroads by kaibasgirlx reviews
Written in tribute to "The Boiling Rock".
Avatar: Last Airbender - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 151 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/1/2008 - Azula, Mai - Complete
Orange coloured cliffs by Kryalla Orchid reviews
E'ara universe, book two. Robin has never been happier, but when he and Starfire begin to share a unique bond, Robin will face the toughest challenge of his life. Rated for adult situations and violence. Major RobxStar, Minor BBxRae.
Teen Titans - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 48 - Words: 206,115 - Reviews: 668 - Favs: 483 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 6/8/2007 - Published: 4/26/2007 - [Robin, Starfire] [Raven, Beast Boy] - Complete
As the dust settles by Kryalla Orchid reviews
E'ara universe, book one. Starfire ponders the contents of Robin's briefcase and gives him a very special gift. This leads to a incredible flight, and a devastating dust storm. RobxStar.
Teen Titans - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 20,827 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 371 - Follows: 50 - Updated: 3/12/2007 - Published: 3/6/2007 - [Robin, Starfire] - Complete
Tempest in a Teacup by AkaVertigo reviews
Fate puts Katara in the Fire Nation to grow up in the company of a Dragon, a prince, and a lot of good tea. AU Zutara...of a sort.
Avatar: Last Airbender - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 34,018 - Reviews: 1113 - Favs: 2,968 - Follows: 756 - Updated: 10/30/2006 - Published: 3/17/2006 - Katara, Zuko - Complete
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Heroes of Olympus Book Two: The Son of Neptune reviews
My version of The Son of Neptune. Some changes to the myths behind the story, due to research and some adaptation for effect. Percy POV; AU, now that the offical has been published.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 71,191 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 9/5/2012 - Published: 7/24/2011 - Percy J.
The Songbird reviews
Gale reminisces on Katniss, the Hunger Games, and how the war has irrevocably affected them both. Takes place at the end of Mockingjay, while Katniss is in detainment during her trial. Rated T b/c it's the Hunger Games. Gale POV. OneShot.
Hunger Games - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,597 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/17/2011 - Gale H., Katniss E. - Complete