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Joined 03-09-12, id: 3801705, Profile Updated: 06-22-22
Author has written 5 stories for Yellowstone, Walking Dead, Vampire Diaries, and Stranger Things, 2016.

Hello, all! Welcome to my profile!

Below, I've organized my stories as best I can in order to give a better picture of what is at the top of my mind, right now, versus what has temporarily migrated to the back-burner. I'll try my best to update this list as often as I can so that no one is left in the dark!

*All stories that are no longer listed below may be assumed to be permanently discontinued.*


1. Active stories (aka the ones that will likely get the most attention for the next little while...;D)

-Yellowstone

1). Old Town Road (Ryan/OC)

-OC Face-claim: Lily Dutton-Kenmore (Shelly Hennig), Aiden Dutton-Kenmore (Noah Schnapp), Eric Kenmore (Aaron Paul)

-Walking Dead

1). Little Viper (Negan/OC, Daryl/OC)

-OC Face-claim: Amelia 'Millie' Monroe (Minka Kelly), Ada Schuman (Jennifer Landon)

-Vampire Diaries

1). Blood Lust (Pairing TBD)

-OC Face-claim: Savannah Salvatore (Willa Holland)

-Stranger Things

1). Up Is Down (Steve Harrington/OC)

-OC Face-claim: Camille 'Cami' Hopper (Holland Roden)

2). The Cheerleader and The Freak (Eddie Munson/OC)

-OC Face-claim: Sadie Carver (Lily James)


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Rough by petrichorwrites reviews
Cynthia Moose wanted, no, needed to get out of Hawkins after senior year. She was working two jobs over the summer and joined the school's theater group once school started back up. A few months into her final school year, she felt the need to pad her application and took on tutoring students for her favorite teacher Ms. O'Donnell. (pre-ST4)
Stranger Things, 2016 - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,075 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 65 - Updated: 12h - Published: 5/29 - [OC, Eddie M.]
Maybe Tomorrow by phoward reviews
Jenny Lacy ran away from Kings County after graduating high school and never looked back. Over a decade later, when the world is turned upside down, she finds herself escaping Atlanta with her nephew and her late sister's in-laws: The Dixons. What she wasn't expecting was to come face to face with the bestfriend she ghosted all those years ago in a survivors' camp. One Shane Walsh.
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 43,329 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 6/27 - Published: 11/27/2021 - [Shane W., OC] Rick G., Daryl D.
Straight Through The Heart by smokeandink reviews
Samantha Anderson was convinced her time in the small town of Hawkins, Indiana would be the most mind-numbingly boring 5 months of her life. She's determined to power through the monotony of pretending to be someone she's not and finally get that elusive diploma, but all her grand plans and expectations are flung out the window when she meets one Eddie Munson. Pre-S4 onward.
Stranger Things, 2016 - Rated: M - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 4 - Words: 24,351 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 6/27 - Published: 6/14 - [Eddie M., OC] Dustin H., Steve H.
The Ice Queen of Hawkins by charmedlion22 reviews
Veronica Henderson was your typical teen girl with typical teen angst. But when Will Byers disappeared, her whole life turned Upside-Down. From boyfriend drama to very bad men, monster hunting to hallucinations, Veronica's discovering just how strange the world really is. As she navigates this new reality, will the Ice Queen begin to thaw? Or is she doomed to a frozen fate?
Stranger Things, 2016 - Rated: M - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 32 - Words: 265,448 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 258 - Follows: 303 - Updated: 6/20 - Published: 7/9/2019 - [Steve H., OC] [Jonathan B., Nancy W.]
Who Knew by E.S. Keaton reviews
Elle is a strong woman who was found by Rick and Carl. After spending years with their crew, Rick provides Negan with another short supply. Causing Negan to take four of Rick’s people as punishment. One being Elle.
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,096 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 5/23 - Published: 4/4 - OC, Negan
No Sanctuary for Old Men by emilyshurricane reviews
When cerulean eyes met molten amber, Daphne felt drunk on him. The combination of adrenaline and his utter maleness was heady, and she took in his slicked dark hair and salt and pepper beard with a ragged breath. He smelled like leather and cigars and paradise and she wanted to squirm from the heat.
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 71 - Words: 92,246 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 85 - Updated: 4/25 - Published: 11/28/2019 - [Negan, OC] - Complete
The Potion Master's Wife by H.Kestrel reviews
A year has passed since the Dark Lord fell. Around her, the wizarding world is rebuilding. But beneath the Dark Mark that brands Charlotte Fraser's arm, something is growing. It cannot be stopped by the cold wizard she calls husband. It cannot be soothed by the promises of a new beginning. In the abyss, it was warm.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 38 - Words: 138,958 - Reviews: 843 - Favs: 332 - Follows: 456 - Updated: 4/9 - Published: 3/9/2019 - [Severus S., OC] Sirius B., Regulus B.
The Voice Inside My Head by phoward reviews
Brock always believed he was soulless since, unlike other people, he never got a bond with his soulmate at 18 or 21. It caused him to become a Navy SEAL and to later join SHIELDRA. But after 15 years of silence, he hears his soulmate thru their telepathic bond. He never expected a May-December soulmate bond or to be neck deep in danger when it formed either, but it was what it was.
Captain America - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 75,335 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 9/26/2021 - Published: 9/9/2020 - [B. Rumlow/Crossbones, OC] Steve R./Capt. America
Triple Threat by phoward reviews
Gemma wanted to get as far away from Brooklyn as possible, which is why she studied Political Science at Culver. After moving to D.C. she gets a job at SHIELD- not in her chosen field, but as a secretary. She's over qualified for the job, but she's lucky to have it. She seems to have caught the eye of STRIKE Alpha Commander Rumlow too, even tho she swore off men like him.
Captain America - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 34 - Words: 194,915 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 9/11/2021 - Published: 7/29/2020 - [OC, B. Rumlow/Crossbones] Steve R./Capt. America
Bring Order To The Chaos by phoward reviews
When Gem walked into the gym on 72nd Street that fateful summer day before leaving for Culver she never thought she'd meet the man that would change her life forever. Brock was a loyal HYDRA agent and Pierce's right hand man. When he develops a relationships of sorts with a girl he meets at his Pops' gym he recruits her into HYDRA and trains her to be a lethal bodyguard for Pierce.
Captain America - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 61,497 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 8/1/2021 - Published: 10/15/2020 - [B. Rumlow/Crossbones, OC] Steve R./Capt. America, Bucky B./Winter Soldier
Home For The Holidays by phoward reviews
Gem was bringing her boyfriend home for the holidays to meet her family at the request of her uncle. Simple, right? Not really since she was bringing Brock Rumlow to pose as her boyfriend since she couldn't bring home her real one, Steve Rogers aka Captain America. Will sparks fly when two friends with a past have to fake a romance? Rom Com AU. Brock/OC. Slight Cap/OC.
Captain America - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 9 - Words: 53,350 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 6/27/2021 - Published: 12/4/2020 - [B. Rumlow/Crossbones, OC] Steve R./Capt. America, Sam W./Falcon
Transcending Time by phoward reviews
Allie & Jessa were best friends in 2018 Tulsa. When on a cross-country fieldtrip in the Tug River Valley with their history class, they get into an accident & get transported to 1878 with their teacher Mr. Sullivan. Soon the girls find themselves on different sides of the bloodiest feud in history. Sadly, best friends can become enemies when it comes to men. Cap/OC Tolbert/OC OC/OC
Hatfields & McCoys - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 151 - Words: 654,881 - Reviews: 283 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 6/14/2021 - Published: 1/18/2019
Asset029: An Origin by Alongusername reviews
Before Martine Rousseau was known as the deadly Samaritan assassin; she had a job, a life, a purpose. Working at the U.N./in Decima, Martine witnessed all kinds of horrific situations, things that changed her into the person she is now. Set in Flashbacks between Seasons 3 and 4, told through the eyes of the Machine and Samaritan, the important events of Martine's life are explored.
Person of Interest - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Crime - Chapters: 44 - Words: 253,864 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 3/26/2021 - Published: 7/25/2018 - Samaritan, Machine, J. Greer
Never Stop Fighting by Hexalys reviews
Waking up as an infant is horrifying—Rose knows this well. However, learning she's been reborn into a world where her favorite TV show is real, kind of made up for it. Barely. At least she gets to meet Rumpelstiltskin. OC/?, Emma/?, Rumbelle, Snowing, Outlaw Queen, and a bunch of others.
Once Upon a Time - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 7 - Words: 134,672 - Reviews: 228 - Favs: 602 - Follows: 660 - Updated: 11/2/2020 - Published: 4/8/2017 - Emma S., Henry Mills, Rumpelstiltskin/Mr. Gold, OC
The Long Road Down by phoward reviews
Modern AU. After receiving a call from her uncle requesting her help, Novella Landon returns to a place she hasn't called home in nearly a decade: Pike Co, Ky. Unfortunately for her, she has to help her uncle defend her first love & his brothers in a murder case where the ADA happens to be the man she casually dated while living in Baltimore. Tolbert/OC/Cap Love-Triangle Pairing.
Hatfields & McCoys - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 65 - Words: 272,436 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 8/22/2020 - Published: 4/8/2018
The Rowdy Redhead & His Soiled Dove by phoward reviews
Misty Holway was raised in a good God fearing home, but after her papa finds her in a comprising situation she's thrown out of her home; with no where to go, she turns to the Pikeville Saloon for work. Tolbert McCoy had a nasty temper and a drinking problem, making him undesirable, but when he runs into a familiar face at the whorehouse, he finds friendship and love. Tolbert/OC.
Hatfields & McCoys - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 94,861 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 7/21/2020 - Published: 5/1/2020
Surviving With The Devil's Son by phoward reviews
A decade after Novella Landon and her daughter fled Kentucky, with the help of Cap Hatfield, Perry Cline's new young wife shows up at her doorstep looking for her. After receiving the news that her estranged uncle's dying, she declines the request to visit him. In order to explain why she must tell her tragic tale of surviving the feud that only ended 2 years prior. OC/Cap pairing
Hatfields & McCoys - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 26 - Words: 121,204 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 4/14/2020 - Published: 10/28/2018
There Is No Light by jesbakescookies reviews
[SEQUEL to Without Darkness] After the events in Alexandria, Negan and Kayla are now on their own in the large dangerous world. With only each other, how will they survive and what will they find in their travels? Will the darkness they left behind, lead them to the light at the end of the tunnel? Negan x OC- Mature content. Character death, dark fic, angst
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 60,659 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 169 - Follows: 204 - Updated: 7/30/2019 - Published: 9/10/2017 - [Negan, OC]
Thrown Into McCoy's Feud by phoward reviews
When Novella Landon is a little girl she moves from Asheville, NC to live with her Uncle Perry Cline in Pikeville, KY. As she grows up she is surrounded around a deadly feud that takes many lives with useless bloodshed. She also has to deal with falling for the one person most least expected; her ill-fated hot-head cousin Tolbert McCoy. Pairing Tolbert/OC, slight Cap/OC
Hatfields & McCoys - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 57 - Words: 198,027 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 12/10/2018 - Published: 2/4/2013
Without Darkness by jesbakescookies reviews
Kayla thought she lost her family years ago but stumbling upon Alexandria she discovered the truth. They weren't lost, they were taken. When a man in black sauntered through the gates with a barbed lady resting on his shoulder, Kayla jumped at the chance to escape her past to an unknown future. Negan/OC [sequel posted! - There Is No Light]
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 26 - Words: 174,519 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 462 - Follows: 400 - Updated: 9/10/2017 - Published: 11/14/2016 - [Negan, OC] Rick G., Shane W. - Complete
We Were Born Sick by twofacedharveydent reviews
Starling Wayne, has always found herself feeling at home moving along the shadows in the criminal underbelly of Gotham. Small and able to move lightning fast she goes by the name 'Bird' on the streets. After her parents death, she's forced to take a hard look at where her choices have gotten her –while trying to gain her footing in the ongoing war for power. • Season 1 •
Gotham - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 52 - Words: 385,690 - Reviews: 488 - Favs: 255 - Follows: 177 - Updated: 1/20/2017 - Published: 10/15/2015 - [OC, H. Dent/Two Face] J. Gordon, O. Cobblepot/The Penguin - Complete
Saving Valentine by jesbakescookies reviews
She fought and killed to survive but she lived for revenge. Valentine waits for the right moment to kill the man who murdered her family. Can she do what needs to be done to escape the Sanctuary that is her prison? Can she accept the helping hand from strangers to do it? Can she live with all she lost?TWD world, non canon timeline. Daryl/OC Lang/gore/Smut/Negan violence/slooow burn
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Drama/Horror - Chapters: 51 - Words: 267,365 - Reviews: 422 - Favs: 429 - Follows: 317 - Updated: 11/10/2016 - Published: 11/2/2015 - [Daryl D., OC] Rick G., Negan - Complete
Whispers in the Dark by twofacedharveydent reviews
Cory returned to Rosewood after being gone for over a year. After a stint in rehab and the disappearance of her mom; she's looking forward to reconnecting with her old friends, but when 'A' starts bringing up her painful, buried secrets -all she wants is to get away. That is until an old flame resurfaces and she's forced to deal with her past and how much has changed.
Pretty Little Liars - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 26 - Words: 123,243 - Reviews: 569 - Favs: 391 - Follows: 393 - Updated: 8/2/2016 - Published: 12/30/2014 - [Jason D., OC]
Mine by TheFerociousHeart reviews
Kim had no idea Peter wanted her to return to Beacon Hills because of Deucalion. Now the only thing she can do is trying to find a way to stop the man she once loved, but it's not as easy as it sounds to be. - Deucalion/OC, takes place after the one-shot 'Mate'.
Teen Wolf - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,410 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 138 - Updated: 2/14/2016 - Published: 8/5/2013 - [Deucalion, OC] Peter H., Dr. Deaton
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The Cheerleader and The Freak reviews
Sadie is a good girl. She gets good grades, and knows the sort of people she should avoid, as much as she knows who she should befriend. But when tragedy strikes, all sense of right and wrong are quickly thrown into question, and Sadie will find that the one person she was taught to fear may just be the one who saves her life. Eventual Eddie/OC
Stranger Things, 2016 - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,357 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 3h - Published: 6/22 - [Eddie M., OC] Jason C., Henry C./Vecna/001
Blood Lust reviews
Savannah had known the Salvatores since she was a little girl, taken into the family, and raised as one of their own. She had been with Damon and Stefan through it all, including the ordeal with Katherine. But what she could never have anticipated was that such a bond would draw her back to Mystic Falls, throwing her right back into the arms of one she had been trying to outrun.
Vampire Diaries - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,104 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 6/21 - Published: 5/26 - [OC, Klaus] Stefan S., Damon S.
Old Town Road reviews
Lily Dutton thought going back home after the death of her husband would be the best choice for her, and their son, knowing her boy would need the presence of family now more than ever. But as she falls back into life on the ranch, and becomes a part of the fight to keep it safe, Lily realizes she may have inadvertently found something else, along the way. A place to heal. Ryan/OC
Yellowstone - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 37,222 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 77 - Updated: 6/20 - Published: 11/24/2021
Up Is Down reviews
Cami Hopper was a mess. Anyone with a functioning pair of eyes could see that, but aside from her best friend, no one ever took the time to try and figure out why. It was no secret that she hated confronting her feelings. But when Will Byers disappears, Cami will be forced to deal with things that she would rather forget. Including the one person she's been trying so hard to avoid.
Stranger Things, 2016 - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,557 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 6/20 - Published: 6/8 - [Steve H., OC] Jonathan B., Billy H.
Little Viper reviews
Millie was the first to admit she was a little late to the party when it came to surviving alongside the dead but she was trying. Trying to live in a world that should've ended long ago. It won't take much for her to learn that in a single moment, her entire world can come crashing down around her. And who she turns to in the aftermath may just be the most surprising thing of all.
Walking Dead - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 25,149 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 5/10 - Published: 2/24 - [OC, Negan] Rick G., Daryl D.