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Joined 04-21-12, id: 3941125, Profile Updated: 09-15-13
Author has written 48 stories for Mass Effect, Dragon Age, and Radio Dramas.
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Things We Lost in the War by 1shot reviews
She loves a man whose skin is poison. AKA: perhaps you also played through ME3 and felt something was missing? This is for you. Spoilers to the end.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,683 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/19/2012 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
Abstracted by orchidcactus reviews
f!Shepard/Thane. All things must eventually go to the sea, and some kisses are bitter with the taste of goodbye.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,054 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/16/2012 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
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The Reasons Why reviews
Carlos has heard a lot of theories about why he fell so hard for Cecil Palmer, and he has his own questions about where it's all heading. Tonight, though, he's gathering his own evidence - and putting it to the inevitable test. Carlos/Cecil, no particular spoilers, although it hints slightly toward "Condos."
Radio Dramas - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,896 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 12 - Published: 2/2/2014 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
These Restless Hours reviews
The new management at Night Vale Community Radio is troubling Cecil's days and nights alike - and his nightmares. At least he's not waking up alone anymore. Set at some point after "Yellow Helicopters," but otherwise, no particular spoilers.
Radio Dramas - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,300 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/15/2014 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
Constellations reviews
Coming to a place like Night Vale can rearrange everything for you - even what you call the stars in the sky. But maybe the change is for the best. Carlos/Cecil, no particular spoilers.
Radio Dramas - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,525 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 14 - Published: 12/31/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
Notes From Night Vale
A repository for WTNV (and, inevitably, Cecilos) drabbles and other story snippets.
Radio Dramas - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 930 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 5 - Published: 12/24/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale
A Question of Attraction reviews
Unabashed romantic fluff, because these things happen. Inspired by bits of the dialogue from the "Condos" clips floating around, but no direct references or spoilers.
Radio Dramas - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,342 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/24/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
The Moments Before Sleep reviews
After the events of episode 35, Cecil goes to catch up with Carlos for that nap. And a few other things. Spoilers through that episode.
Radio Dramas - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,300 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/19/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
Between the Lines
In the mirror, within the hands of fate and time and shadow, one life ends. But time and consequence are broken in Night Vale, they always have been - and so it takes years for Cecil to fall. Backstory for Cecil as he appears in my Secrets arc, inspired heavily by "Cassette" (so spoilers through episode 33), and follows Things We Found in the Storm, although not chronologically.
Radio Dramas - Rated: T - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,067 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/22/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
The Living Things We Touch reviews
Sometimes, they both have problems with the matter of existence. Carlos decides this time that a little tangible comfort might prove their own reality better than anything. Carlos/Cecil, no particular spoilers, but set after episode 27.
Radio Dramas - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,084 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/4/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
Things We Found in the Storm reviews
Carlos still has questions after Cecil's strange subway journey and even stranger return. What happens when he digs into them is not at all what he expected... no matter how intimately satisfying it might all be. Carlos/Cecil; follows directly on from Last Train Home (but posted separately due to ratings bump), also posted here.
Radio Dramas - Rated: M - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,929 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 7 - Published: 9/8/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
Last Train Home reviews
Cecil's just returned from his subway expedition, and Carlos can't help but worry what's happened to him on the journey. If only Cecil can find the right words to explain... Set just after episode 29, and following on from "A Matter of Time," also posted here.
Radio Dramas - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,566 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 15 - Published: 9/2/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
A Matter of Time reviews
Carlos, still investigating the unspoken oddities of Night Vale, runs into a problem with time - and with certain forces who don't want him prying into it. Still, in a town like this one, help can arrive from the most unlikely of places. Follows on from "The Voice of Night Vale," also posted here.
Radio Dramas - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,813 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/19/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
Five Steps reviews
Carlos is still having trouble adjusting to Night Vale, but he's coming to terms with it - and his relationship with Cecil - bit by bit. Minor spoilers through "One Year Later."
Radio Dramas - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,719 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/8/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
The Voice of Night Vale reviews
Sometimes Carlos wonders what he doesn't know about the man he's fallen in love with - and what exactly has laid claim to them both. Set some little while after "First Date" (and written after episode 28).
Radio Dramas - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,481 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 9 - Published: 8/3/2013 - Welcome to Night Vale - Complete
Side Quests: The N7 Edition reviews
Repository for another drabble/ficlet collection, this time for Mass Effect stories. We begin with stories about Garrus and Thane, with possibly more to come...
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 12 - Words: 9,171 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 5/5/2013 - Published: 5/12/2012
While the Rain Falls reviews
A continuing series of snapshots of Irikah and Thane's lives together. These ficlets are part of a common continuity, but they're not in chronological sequence - so consider them as flashbacks, recalled as the memory strikes. These will be posted in the order they were written, with any necessary notes to explain context along the way.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 8,371 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 5/5/2013 - Published: 5/8/2012 - Thane K., Irikah K.
On the Line reviews
Garrus calls Shepard early one morning to check in. Voicekink hijinks ensue. Set between the end of ME2 and Arrival.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,271 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 11 - Published: 4/21/2013 - Garrus V., Shepard (F) - Complete
The Hidden Details reviews
In brief: this is what happens when Page starts extrapolating ideas from Thane's alternate appearance options in the game, and then throws Thane and Shep together to... hm... explore the matter. Thane/Shep, early romantic encounter, happens mid-ME2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,249 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/28/2013 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
Choices Lost, Chances Taken reviews
Garrus and Shepard start growing closer in the aftermath of Thane's death. Set partway through ME3, and roughly a companion piece to Remembrance and A Word of Advice, also posted here.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,246 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 5 - Published: 2/7/2013 - Garrus V., Shepard (F) - Complete
The Benefits of Observation reviews
Shepard in armor is one thing. Shepard in a form-fitting leather dress... that's something else entirely. Thane/Shepard, set during the course of ME2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,405 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/10/2013 - Thane K., Shepard (F) - Complete
On the Mend reviews
Thane catches up with Shepard while she's frustrated at being temporarily out of commission - and agrees to help her out, in somewhat metaphorical fashion. Like you do. Shepard/Thane, somewhere late in ME2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,092 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/8/2012 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
A Word of Advice reviews
Because in RPG-land, everyone's a little in love with the hero. Garrus approaches Thane for a chat early on in the Shepard/Thane romance, with a few words of caution and advice - and gets a few unsettling questions of his own. Shepard/Thane, Shepard/Garrus UST, past Shepard/Kaidan inferred.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,383 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/3/2012 - Thane K., Garrus V. - Complete
Dancing With Death reviews
While visiting Afterlife to seek out a mercenary target, Thane suggests some dancing lessons for Shepard - but when his demonstration actually begins to involve the mercenary in question, things get a little more complicated. Set partway through ME2, starring the same iteration of Shepard as in Flashpoint, also posted here.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,340 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/26/2012 - Thane K., Shepard (F) - Complete
Flashpoint reviews
Because even renegade Sheps have their vulnerable points, and even Thane's cool facade can't hold back everything… and because sometimes, everyone has to blow off some steam. Shepard/Thane, set during the course of ME2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,248 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 4 - Published: 10/8/2012 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
Side Quests: The VIP Lounge reviews
Another ME drabble collection, but this time, for content of a more... mature nature. :) Shepard and Thane to start with - others possibly to come...
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 679 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 4 - Published: 10/2/2012 - Thane K., Shepard (F)
A Little Light Reading reviews
What happens when Shepard starts poking through the full extent of Thane's reading material onboard the Normandy - and discovers an interesting novel indeed. Thane/Shepard, set partway through ME2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,233 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/30/2012 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
The Sea of Stars reviews
After Thane's death, Kaidan rejoins the crew to find that Shepard is still privately mourning - and that despite the distance that's grown between them, he has to help her in any way he can. Shepard/Thane and Shepard/Kaidan relationships, set during the course of ME3.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,453 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 6 - Published: 9/27/2012 - Shepard (F), Kaidan A. - Complete
Alien Attractions reviews
Thane and Shepard's amused observations of an alien bachelor party quickly turn to matters much more personal. Thane/Shep, set during the course of ME2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,302 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/21/2012 - Thane K., Shepard (F) - Complete
Afterglow reviews
After an intimate interlude together, Garrus and Shepard share a conversation in her quarters. Unrepentant romantic fluff; abandon cynicism, all ye who enter here.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 910 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 5 - Published: 6/6/2012 - Garrus V., Shepard (F) - Complete
Side Quests: The Thedas Edition
A collection of short pieces set during various points of the Dragon Age series. Might get expanded upon later.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,793 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/12/2012
Beneath the Armor reviews
Shepard's got a lot on her shoulders, and very few people she'd trust enough to take the weight. But Thane's willing to take everything he can. Thane/Shep, ME2-era.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,850 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/29/2012 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
Side Effects: After the End reviews
In the aftermath of the Synthesis ending to Mass Effect 3, Shepard's squad has to deal with what's happened and what's yet to come. Multi-part fic, now complete. Sequel to Side Effects, also posted here.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,906 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 6 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Complete
Mind, Heart and Memory reviews
Shepard just wouldn't be Shepard if she couldn't find some way around insurmountable problems. Set early during Mass Effect 3, and expanding upon the first scene on the Citadel with a romanced Thane.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,738 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 7 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Shepard (F), Thane K. - Complete
Remembrance reviews
Shepard gets a message from Thane, and it's Garrus who finds her reading it. Set during Mass Effect 3; spoilers through Priority: Citadel 2.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,903 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Shepard (F), Garrus V. - Complete
By Blood Revealed reviews
After the explosion of Kirkwall's Chantry, two templars are sent to find the escaped mages from the fallen Circle. When one gets an unexpected glimpse into the past of one they were charged to find, she has to decide where her duty truly lies.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,572 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Complete
Sharing Secrets reviews
Anders hasn't told Hawke a few things about being a Warden. Now that she's finding out, what does it mean for the two of them - and what does it mean about her brother's fate? Legacy fic, set after an interlude you'll encounter with Anders in the party.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,852 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 11 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Anders, Hawke (F) - Complete
Bedtime Stories reviews
Hawke wants to know a little more about Anders' past. The anecdote she gets is... well, emotionally engaging. For a certain value of "emotionally." Rivalmance relationship, set during the later stretches of Dragon Age 2.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,528 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Anders, Hawke (F) - Complete
That Electricity Thing reviews
"Oh...you were the runaway mage who could do that electricity thing! That was nice." A peek into how that encounter between Isabela and Anders might have gone. Features the two of them and an assortment of the Pearl's regulars, set before the game series.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,546 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Anders, Isabela - Complete
Breaking the Rules
After a fateful morning encounter, Anders and Karl meet again to see if there's anything to that impulsive kiss they shared. Turns out there might be a little more than they bargained for. Follows on from Spell Shocked, also posted here.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,158 - Favs: 2 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Anders, Karl T. - Complete
Spell Shocked
Sometimes good things crop up at the strangest times. Like... after your cat turns into a six-foot rage demon. A little story set back in the Ferelden Circle, featuring Anders, Karl, the remarkable death of Mr. Wiggums, and the aftermath thereof...
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,670 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Anders, Karl T. - Complete
In Dark Hours reviews
No one's getting much sleep in the Amell estate these days, especially Anders and Hawke. Angst and naughty bits ahead, set during Act 3 of Dragon Age 2.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,703 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 15 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Anders, Hawke (M) - Complete
Lighting the Darkness reviews
When the journey before you seems impossible, when your surroundings seem too daunting, sometimes you have to find your own comforts... or create them, in one way or another. Set early in Origins, with Alistair just coming to know his fellow Warden.
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,455 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Alistair - Complete
Examinations reviews
What happens when I start thinking through logistics. Shepard quizzes Miranda about a few rather...personal medical issues, in the wake of her reconstruction at the beginning of Mass Effect 2.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,730 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Shepard (F), Miranda L. - Complete
Life Beyond Memory reviews
After the events of Mass Effect 2, Thane and Shepard are finally able to spend a little time together - and he's treasuring every moment of it, every discovery, every little difference. Thane/Shepard from his POV.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,194 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Thane K., Shepard (F) - Complete
Roses Are Red, Mad Prophets Are Too reviews
Alistair's finally worked up the nerve to give his beloved that rose he picked. In Lothering. ...hey, wait a minute. Features Alistair, Leliana and a few pointed questions...
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,851 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Alistair, Leliana - Complete
Starstruck reviews
Whenever anything even remotely interesting happens in your castle, the servants, Maker help you, are going to talk. A follow-up to Just Desserts, from the perspective of the maid who caught Alistair and his queen in the act...
Dragon Age - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,025 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Complete
Just Desserts reviews
Alistair and Elissa Cousland have an evening chat at the palace about the state of the nation and their changed fortunes... and get distracted with an interruption at, well, an INTERESTING time. Ahem. Set post-Origins, Dark Ritual ending.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,588 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 17 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Alistair - Complete
Learning the Dance reviews
A pivotal event approaches. Alistair isn't quite ready. And Elissa might be less certain about some things than she believed... Set at the end of Dragon Age: Origins, with the wedding and coronation approaching.
Dragon Age - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,236 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Alistair - Complete
Side Effects reviews
The Normandy's at the Citadel, and Shepard's crew is taking a much-needed day of shore leave. A little Mass Effect 1-era peek into what your crew's up to with each other when you're not around... Takes place during the first game, before Virmire.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,670 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/23/2012 - Complete