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Joined 05-21-03, id: 388320, Profile Updated: 05-05-16
Author has written 6 stories for Alex Rider, Harry Potter, Legend of Zelda, and Final Fantasy VIII.

Name: Chris
Location: United Kingdom
Occupation: Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy (Merchant Marine, for our American cousins)

I've been writing since I was bought my first laptop at the tender age of 13. I started off with original fiction, but I found that I had a problem creating believable characters. The remnants of those stories are buried on a floppy disk drive somewhere, never to see the light of day again, and if you know what a floppy disk is then it might tell you something about how long I've been doing this.

Then I discovered fan fiction. In specific, it was Harry Potter fan fiction that got me thinking – back around the time of OotP. There were so many options open to fan fiction writers with regards to directions you could take a Harry Potter story at that point that you could almost call it a golden age. If you trawl back through the archive of fan fiction to that period (2003-05) you'll find many writers pick up and run with the idea of the Sword of Gryffindor being central to the Harry Potter story. Many-a-fic did I read that involved Harry mastering the art of swordplay in order to defeat the best swordsman of the age – Tom Riddle. It's interesting that even back then the Harry/Ginny pairing was quite strong. I guess writers also picked up and ran with the 'Nothing-says-I-will-someday-fall-in-love-with-you-like-saving-you-from-a-basilisk-infested-dungeon-when-you-were-11-and-I-was-12' plot line.

However, the first story I ever published was in the newly-created Alex Rider section. The story – UNITI – is still floating around, annoyingly close to completion despite my lackadaisical efforts at updating it. I have vowed to myself that I will finish it, someday. I have a plan written down somewhere...

I soon moved into Harry Potter fan fiction, which I had been experimenting with, but hadn't been brave enough to actually post. They weren't particularly good and I removed them within a year, but I got some helpful feedback that I poured into new stories, culminating in the stories Flights of Fancy, which was written well before the Deathly Hallows was released, and Fruition of Erised, which was a one-shot that I wrote in its entirety in about half an hour.

With the Harry Potter saga complete, Deathly Hallows answering many of the questions that we had thrived on to inspire us, I was then drawn into to writing novelizations, mainly of games. The Legend of Zelda – Ocarina of Time has always been one of my favourites, and I have a fully fleshed out plan for a novelization, but only the bare bones of the story have been written.

More recently I have started experimenting with Final Fantasy VIII, another of my favourite games. I decided to do something different this time – set a few years after the end of the game, I trialled an episodic chapter system that made each ‘chapter’ a self contained short story in its own right, but with an overarching storyline that held all the episodes together, like a TV series. 'Garden - A Final Fantasy Series' is what came of that, and it is this piece that I'm devoting much of my free time to at the moment. The ‘pilot episode’ is posted, and I have a few more episodes in various stages of completion. I'm really quite excited about it, and hopefully when I complete the first series and post it there will be people who agree.

I hope anyone reading this has enjoyed hearing about my development as a fan fiction writer, and if you have any questions, I’m only a PM away.


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Backward With Purpose Part I: Always and Always by Deadwoodpecker reviews
AU. Harry, Ron, and Ginny send themselves back in time to avoid the destruction of everything they hold dear, and the deaths of everyone they love. This story is now complete! Stay tuned for the sequel!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 57 - Words: 287,429 - Reviews: 4447 - Favs: 5,767 - Follows: 2,068 - Updated: 10/12/2015 - Published: 2/28/2008 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Tiberium Wars by Peptuck reviews
As Tiberium spreads across the Earth, the Global Defense Initiative finds itself facing a reforged and vengeful Brotherhood of Nod, and an even more mysterious, inhuman force that holds the secrets to the green crystal... A novelization of Tiberium Wars.
Command & Conquer - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 206,445 - Reviews: 504 - Favs: 685 - Follows: 532 - Updated: 4/19/2012 - Published: 7/13/2007 - GDI Commander, Kane
Destiny Reversed by chattypandagurl reviews
-COMPLETE- One morning Harry wakes up in a different world. His parents are alive and Neville bears the scar. Things are different and Harry starts to like that the weight of the world isn't on his shoulders. Neville may not be able to bear that weight.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 163,839 - Reviews: 1896 - Favs: 3,514 - Follows: 1,838 - Updated: 6/30/2008 - Published: 7/28/2005 - Harry P., James P. - Complete
In the Words of Ginevra Molly Potter by thejealousone reviews
The Autobiography of Ginny Weasley. Her point of view from book one to book seven and beyond, complete with missing moments and everything. Over 800 reviews and nearly 130,000 hits! Written before December 1, 2007. Last Updated August 16, 2008.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 206,370 - Reviews: 1063 - Favs: 1,456 - Follows: 351 - Updated: 4/25/2008 - Published: 8/16/2007 - Ginny W., Harry P. - Complete
A Black Comedy by nonjon reviews
COMPLETE. Two years after defeating Voldemort, Harry falls into an alternate dimension with his godfather. Together, they embark on a new life filled with drunken debauchery, thievery, and generally antagonizing all their old family, friends, and enemies.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 31 - Words: 246,320 - Reviews: 5872 - Favs: 12,813 - Follows: 4,125 - Updated: 4/7/2008 - Published: 2/18/2007 - Complete
Harry Potter and Fate's Debt by Intromit reviews
Eleven year old Harry Potter is waiting to leave for Hogwarts. While he is waiting for the Dursleys to wake, he finds a letter addressed to him... from himself. It has a simple message: Get to know Ginny Weasley. Post OOTP. AU. HarryGinny.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 201,656 - Reviews: 2840 - Favs: 4,368 - Follows: 3,494 - Updated: 3/30/2008 - Published: 7/11/2005 - Harry P., Ginny W.
Shadows of the Future by stormqueen873 reviews
ObiWan lost the duel on Mustafar, but instead of dying, he finds himself on a ship leaving Tatooine, with his old Master and a familiar young boy. As events begin to unfold, can he stop the future he knows from occuring? TPM AU, ObiAniQui bonding, DONE!
Star Wars - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 27 - Words: 129,321 - Reviews: 2527 - Favs: 6,403 - Follows: 1,555 - Updated: 6/6/2007 - Published: 7/19/2006 - Obi-Wan K., Qui-Gon J. - Complete
A Stranger in an Unholy Land by serpant-sorcerer reviews
PART I: Days before his 6th year, Harry Potter is sucked into another universe by forces not of this world. Dazed and confused, Harry finds himself in a world where his parents are alive, where Voldemort has never fallen and he is Voldemort's key enforcer
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 17 - Words: 470,388 - Reviews: 1663 - Favs: 3,883 - Follows: 1,321 - Updated: 4/25/2007 - Published: 7/14/2004 - Harry P., Voldemort - Complete
The Seventh Horcrux by Melindaleo reviews
Harry has to decide who to trust as he moves closer to fulfilling his destiny. Will he be able to find and destroy all the Horcruxes? And at what price? Will he be able to find the strength within himself? And…can he do it and still get the girl
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 37 - Words: 317,637 - Reviews: 1539 - Favs: 1,264 - Follows: 431 - Updated: 11/11/2006 - Published: 2/25/2006 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Curse of the Damned by Melindaleo reviews
Sequel to PoE. With Harry's power increasing, and Voldemort now aware of the Prophecy, can Harry find a way to destroy him before Voldemort learns the secrets of the ancient texts? Would this be HP Fanfiction if it were? that easy?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 33 - Words: 270,978 - Reviews: 2105 - Favs: 1,781 - Follows: 405 - Updated: 7/8/2005 - Published: 11/19/2004 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Spiritus Crystalus by Bobmin356 reviews
[COMPLETED] Sequel to Dumbledore's Army. 7th year including final battle. Ships! HG RH SSOC RLNT, Rated M for language, for mild sexual situations and for violence
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 221,227 - Reviews: 1278 - Favs: 2,228 - Follows: 514 - Updated: 6/22/2005 - Published: 5/4/2005 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Dumbledore's Army by Bobmin356 reviews
[COMPLETED] 6th Year. Harry distrusts Dumbledore, he transforms the DA in anticipation of the coming war. Ships! HPGW HGRW RLNT SSOC. Pranks and Humor, angst. OOTP Spoilers. Rated M for language, violence and mild sexual situations in later chapters.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 198,481 - Reviews: 1030 - Favs: 3,281 - Follows: 760 - Updated: 4/30/2005 - Published: 4/10/2005 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Power of Emotion by Melindaleo reviews
Harry is struggling to come to terms with the events of his 5th year. Can he learn to depend on those he considers family and become what he needs to be in order to survive? HG RHr
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 188,590 - Reviews: 2194 - Favs: 2,413 - Follows: 448 - Updated: 7/2/2004 - Published: 1/4/2004 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Don't Panic! by boz4PM reviews
Penny is panicking. Where is she? How did she get here? How is she going to get home and whose backside will she kick first when she does? A woman lost in Middle Earth wearing only her pyjamas. This can't be good... (STRONG language; NOT a M-Sue)
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Humor/Angst - Chapters: 27 - Words: 136,860 - Reviews: 1337 - Favs: 2,146 - Follows: 412 - Updated: 3/27/2004 - Published: 1/17/2004
Pattern of the Force by CrazyMich reviews
Ben Skywalker finds something unexpected on Tatooine as the galaxy prepares once again for the rise of the Sith FINISHED
Star Wars - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 28 - Words: 137,164 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 1/26/2004 - Published: 10/3/2003
The Well of Shadows by Ruskbyte reviews
Completed Sequel to The Order of the Phoenix. Harry's sixth year at Hogwarts has begun and with it a mix of friends and enemies, old and new, an ominous prophecy, great battles, and a pair of truly crazy DADA teachers. All hell is about to break loose.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 30 - Words: 234,689 - Reviews: 3257 - Favs: 1,214 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 11/1/2003 - Published: 10/19/2002 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Legend of Zelda: The Return by Rose Zemlya reviews
Takes place after OoT with the assumption that Link lost all of his memories of the events in the game when Zelda sent him back in time. COMPLETE
Legend of Zelda - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 42 - Words: 232,633 - Reviews: 1564 - Favs: 2,147 - Follows: 431 - Updated: 10/31/2003 - Published: 7/7/2001 - Link, Zelda - Complete
The Order of the Phoenix by Ruskbyte reviews
*Completed* Harry's fifth year and he's just been chosen by the Order. Kinda strange, especially since the only living member in the Order is Harry! New powers, new friendships, new relationships and old enemies. H/G and R/Hr.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 181,469 - Reviews: 2788 - Favs: 2,246 - Follows: 492 - Updated: 10/10/2002 - Published: 6/10/2002 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
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Garden - A Final Fantasy Series reviews
Written in a 'Series' format (Each chapter a self-contained story). Three years have past since Ultimecia was defeated, and life goes on. Squall, as Commander of SeeD, receives an unexpected contract, from his old lover - Rinoa. Why does she need help, and why now, after two years? The answers to those questions will only lead him and the others into a new series of adventures...
Final Fantasy VIII - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 24,895 - Reviews: 3 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/21/2012 - Rinoa H., Squall L.
The Ocarina Project: Link's Awakening reviews
Part One of a Major Novelization of 'Ocarina Of Time'. What if Navi wasn't there to guide Link through Hyrule? Watch as Link's friends help him discover Adventure, Friendship and even Love as he grows into the hero he was destined to become.
Legend of Zelda - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 30,749 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 4/17/2012 - Published: 3/5/2012 - Link, Malon, Saria
Flights of Fancy reviews
Penned Pre-DH, 'Quidditch fic'. With the Prophecy fulfilled, the Trio are moving on. Harry is at the forefront of professional Quidditch, Ron is training as an Auror and 'Mione is an Unspeakable. But is Harry's perfect world really as safe as it feels?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 64,574 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 9/11/2010 - Published: 12/27/2006 - Harry P., Ginny W.
The Other Child reviews
Penned Pre-DH. Harry finds a way to change the way the prophecy played out and goes back to make sure that, this time, there's something at the end of the war worth living for. But with only vague memories as a guide and Nev as the BWL, what can Harry do?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 41,206 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 1/4/2009 - Published: 12/19/2005 - Harry P., Ginny W.
Alex Rider: UNITI reviews
4 years 'post SCORPIA'. Alex survives the bullet, but goes into hiding. As MI6 finally disband SCORPIA, it's time for Alex to reappear, but at 18 years of age, do the security services still have a use for him?
Alex Rider - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 17 - Words: 49,621 - Reviews: 162 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 12/4/2007 - Published: 12/6/2004 - Alex R./Cub, OC
Fruition of Erised reviews
OneShot. Harry and Ginny meet mere hours after the conclusion of the Battle. A bit serious, a bit fluffy, but what I think might have happened.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,430 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 5 - Published: 7/29/2007 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete