Lee Kyle
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Joined 09-27-11, id: 3291159, Profile Updated: 11-12-18
Author has written 5 stories for Let Me In, 2010, Twilight, and Harry Potter.

My articles on writing fanfiction can be found at /thread/37/writing-fanfiction

I am philosophically opposed to author notes, as they violate the most basic rule of fiction writing: show, don't tell. I may write a postscript at the end of a novel, but that is all.

Recently read the Harry Potter novels again. Only the third time on my own, but I've listened to my wife read them out loud a lot over the years. A story idea has been percolating for a while, and I've decided to give it a go. Trying to stay totally in canon up through the end of the Battle of Hogwarts. Can't promise the same concerning events after that. We shall see...

The Holy Grail, a prequel to Let Me In and Let Me In 2, begins in 1887 and develops Abby's backstory. The initial meeting between Abby and Constance is shown in Let Me In 2 chapter 14. Chapter 1 of The Holy Grail picks up three days after the Abby-Constance events recounted in LMI2. Part 1 Camelot (chpts 1-5) is finished. The first four chapters of Part 2 The Quest are also posted. Would love to finish it, but life and all that. Hopefully some day...

Concerning Twilight, I love that (movie) word from Marcus: "Finally." Interested in exploring for deep places in Jane and Alice. Also intrigued by the prevalence of AU/AH stories in the Twilight Fandom. What does such fanfiction say about Twilight? About Twilight fans? Can the answers to such questions be communicated through narrative? It seems unlikely Bella would be happy with how fanfiction authors change her and Edward into different people. I want to give Bella a chance to object.

My wife is the most amazing editor! If you like it, she edited it. If you don't like it, either I wouldn't let her edit it, or she edited it but I wouldn't listen to her. Where did this woman come from? What did I do to deserve her? She is not of this world.


Let Me In - Abby & Owen

Roswell - Max & Liz

Final Fantasy X - Tidus & Yuna

Stranger Things - Mike & Eleven

Stargate SG-1 - Carter & O'Neill

Doctor Who - Tenth Doctor & Reinette Poisson

Doctor Who - Eleventh Doctor & River Song

Star Wars - Rey & Kylo, Reylo rules

Falling Skies - Tom & Anne

Vampire Diaries - Damon & Elena

Smallville - Clark & Chloe

Twilight - Bella & Alice

Harry Potter - Harry & Ginny or Harry & Luna (Lunarry is growing on me)

Game of Thrones - Jamie & Brienne

The Walking Dead - Daryl & Beth

Hunger Games - Katniss & Peeta

Lord of the Rings - Aragorn & Eowyn

Star Wars - Luke & Leia

Star Trek - Picard & Kamala

Deadwood - Seth & Alma

Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Buffy & Spike

Battlestar Galactica - Apollo & Starbuck

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles - John & Cameron

Dune - Paul & Chani

God Emperor of Dune - Leto & Hwi

Firefly - Mal & Inara

Farscape - Crichton & Aeryn

Lie to Me - Cal & Gillian

Bridge to Terabithia - Jess & Leslie

Wicked - Elphaba & Fiyero

Veronica Mars - Veronica & Logan

Spoilers Below

If you have not seen Let Me In, spoilers below!

My guiding philosophy with LMI2 is to be as true to the movie as possible:

1) Abby and Owen are twelve. Twelve-year-olds think and act in certain ways. I can't have them use advanced vocabulary, exercise adult mannerisms, or reach complex conclusions.

2) Killing four teenagers on school property will forever ruin Abby's ability to hide. She will now receive an incredible amount of attention from law enforcement. Life will never be the same.

3) Let Me In presents Abby as hesitant to talk about her condition. There are certain topics she will discuss only with difficulty, making serious conversations awkward and brief.

4) The movie's tone is so bleak that I think it forbids any sort of simplistic solution to Abby's dietary needs - animal blood, for example, or obtaining blood from blood banks.

5) The movie presents Abby as emotionally wrecked from her experiences as a vampire. She hates being a vampire, she hates what she does - "I'm nothing." If such psychological scarring is ever to be undone, it will certainly not happen quickly or easily. Any road to a happy ending will be long and torturous.

I'm not saying that all fan fiction has to "stay as true to the movie as possible." I'm simply saying that such a commitment guides my writing, determining what I can and cannot do with the characters. The worst criticism I could imagine is, "This action/event/thought is not faithful to the characters as they are presented in the original source material."

Updated Nov 12, 2018

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Precocious Crush by Makokam reviews
So, you meet someone who gets you. You have fun together, you like each other, and they're cute. But he says you're too young. What are you supposed to do? Just let it go? -Cover Art by Coasting-
Kick-Ass - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 267 - Words: 327,540 - Reviews: 8684 - Favs: 1,771 - Follows: 1,733 - Updated: 2/4 - Published: 12/29/2010 - [Dave L./Kick-Ass, Mindy M./Hit Girl] OC
Punch Me, Love Me, Save Me by ericastwilight reviews
Edward Cullen is an alcoholic who hits rock bottom. One day, his sister Alice is handed a card – Only Call If Desperate & ALL Else Has Failed. She makes the call that will change her brother's life. His savior? Bella Swan. Complete
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 50 - Words: 284,480 - Reviews: 5557 - Favs: 4,364 - Follows: 4,602 - Updated: 7/6/2017 - Published: 2/2/2009 - Bella, Edward - Complete
A night on the town by Mikallein reviews
Tribute to LMI2 and Pittsburgh Major spoiler warning! If you have not read Lee Kyle's fan novel LMI2 I beg you to please go and do so before reading my humble short story. Years after the events of LMI2, Owen continues to struggle to find meaning in life after Abby.
Let Me In, 2010 - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,490 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 7 - Published: 12/16/2015 - Complete
The Man in the Long Black Coat by CrackedFic reviews
"Why'd you have to kill him?" she screamed. "What did he ever do to you?" The man scooped her into his arms and headed for the door. "I killed him," he said, "because I was hungry." AU/Vampward
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 36 - Words: 72,597 - Reviews: 2183 - Favs: 977 - Follows: 1,141 - Updated: 3/24/2015 - Published: 12/10/2012 - Edward, Bella - Complete
coalesce, a LetMeIn2 fan fiction by gkmoberg1 reviews
My second detour addition to Lee Kyle's fan fic novel "Let Me In 2." This one - coalesce - starts near the end of LMI2's "Chapter 8: Cherokee," and collides fully with the actions at the end "Chapter 11: Training." Thanks to Lee Kyle for allowing me to post this, a fan fic based on his. -GK
Let Me In, 2010 - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Horror - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,713 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 8/4/2013 - Published: 5/21/2013 - Abby
Natural Order by silver drip reviews
A month before their wedding Edward asks Bella to run away with him without giving her a clear reason why. She agrees out of love. What is Edward hiding? Bella/? Rated M. COMPLETE!
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 150 - Words: 68,086 - Reviews: 1636 - Favs: 206 - Follows: 180 - Updated: 7/6/2013 - Published: 8/25/2012 - Bella - Complete
Come Take a Walk With Me by ericastwilight reviews
Denied by the one he loves, when does love become obsession? Protector become predator? This is the story of a vampire who had been alone for so long, his one chance for love in the form of a human girl.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 46 - Words: 155,570 - Reviews: 2448 - Favs: 1,392 - Follows: 1,037 - Updated: 3/29/2013 - Published: 4/12/2010 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Downward Spiral by content1 reviews
Post-BD EU. Captured by the Volturi, Edward faces a nightmarish choice as Aro enacts a diabolical plan to break him. As Edward's hold on his sanity weakens, only his memories of Bella help him stay strong as he faces the ultimate test. What will his family find upon his rescue? The man or the monster. Mentalward Winner
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Horror/Angst - Chapters: 25 - Words: 133,755 - Reviews: 1691 - Favs: 982 - Follows: 568 - Updated: 2/3/2013 - Published: 1/4/2012 - Edward, Bella - Complete
Pittsburgh, a LetMeIn2 fan fiction by gkmoberg1 reviews
"Pittsburgh," a story told in four short chapters, is a small detour addition to Lee Kyle's fan fic novel "Let Me In 2," occurring near the start of that story's "Chapter 8: Cherokee." "Pittsburgh" relates the events of a single evening, January 2nd 1984. Thanks to Lee Kyle for allowing me to post this, a fan fic based on his. -GK
Let Me In, 2010 - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Horror - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,644 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 7/5/2012 - Published: 5/25/2012 - Abby - Complete
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Harry Potter and the Binding of Newin College reviews
Auror training was not supposed to be like this. Harry, Hermione, and Luna are sent to investigate Newin College, a guild of powerful wizards with too many secrets. Prologue takes place in the 1960's. Main body of story begins about a year after Deathly Hallows.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 2 - Words: 10,567 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 12/9/2018 - Published: 11/12/2018 - Harry P., Hermione G., Luna L.
Let Me In 2 reviews
Picking up immediately after the ending of Let Me In, this novel follows the struggles and joys of Abby and Owen as they attempt to survive Abby's condition and the pursuit of a relentless FBI agent.
Let Me In, 2010 - Rated: T - English - Horror/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 94,469 - Reviews: 284 - Favs: 181 - Follows: 104 - Updated: 1/28/2016 - Published: 9/29/2011 - Owen, Abby - Complete
The Holy Grail reviews
Prequel to Let Me In and Let Me In 2. Abby and Constance enter Atlanta in 1887. Constance catches a vision of a better life, leading Abby to take up an impossible quest. "Two known nothings can produce an undefined something. That's what we will be. Abby divided by Constance: indeterminate."
Let Me In, 2010 - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 9 - Words: 31,216 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 9/25/2014 - Published: 5/21/2013 - Abby
The Harrowing reviews
The Volturi attempt to kill Renesmee exposes vampires to a determined hunter. Jane and Alice must discover new strengths inside themselves if their world is to be saved. Begins immediately after Breaking Dawn. Totally In Canon.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 26,511 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 3/27/2013 - Published: 11/20/2012 - Alice, Jane - Complete
Nazi Zombie Chickens reviews
At the evil Nazi fortress, Abby and Owen discover more than they were bargaining for.
Let Me In, 2010 - Rated: T - English - Humor/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,684 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 8 - Published: 12/22/2011 - Owen, Abby - Complete
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