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Joined 07-02-12, id: 4100474, Profile Updated: 02-05-13
Author has written 13 stories for Harry Potter, and Glee.

I am a theatre professional based in New York City. I've always had an interest in writing fiction, but in the past have focused on short-form writing (poetry, drabbles). Now, I want to tackle something more complex.

My favorite literary genres are historical fiction (based on real historical events), Gothic novels (Victoria Holt, Barbara Michaels), Regency-era romances, and period pieces that have a magical, fantasy, or paranormal bent.

I love ambiguous characters. My favorite fiction involves tropes being turned upside-down and inside-out (see Georgette Heyer's Cotillion) and dual-or-triple identity heroes who use their brains to solve problems instead of resorting to violence (see Baroness Orczy's The Scarlet Pimpernel).

In my spare time, I review series romantic fiction at Numbers on the Spines. My reviews and stories can be followed on Tumblr at http://annenevillereviews.tumblr.com.


On FanFiction.net, I run the following Harry Potter Challenges:

Vivid Characters/Scenes in 100 Words or Less -- in which we capture characters & scenes in a vivid, lean way, using a prompt word for inspiration.

The Hardcore ConCrit Challenge- with it's associated C2: McGonagall's Red Pen: ConCrit for FanFic -- in which we agree to do at least one real piece of concrit for per week for members of the C2. Stories submitted for membership should be stories you are proud of, clean in terms of spelling and grammar, and preferably beta'd by someone else or carefully edited by you.

The Finish-or-Fix-a-Fic Challenge -- in which members bring forgotten or broken stories back to life.

The Under-Represented Minority Wizard Challenge -- JKR does include characters from various under-represented groups, but they are mostly in the background. Where are the differently-abled people? immigrants to the UK? Teachers who aren't white? Protagonists who are not slim? Muslim wizards? Jewish wizards? New-age wizards? Are any of the charaters we already know part of a minority group, but JKR didn't tell us?

I am participating in the following Challenges (plus my own). If I don't list them, I'll forget how many I signed up for. I keep finding more, which is scary:

52 Weeks of Writing

The Next Gen OC Challenge (Hal Dursley/Kiera Lestrange in Even Unto the Seventh Generation)

Awkward Dinner Challenge - Sirius/Petunia (Combined with Seven Fics Challenge)

Your Favorite Under-appreciated Pairing Challenge (Draco/Luna--ongoing one-shot/drabble collection: In the Light of the Moon)

The AU Multi-Chapter Challenge - Simmering for the time being, as there is no due date. Pondering a time-travel-Buffy-crossover...

Seven Fics Challenge - Terrified by prompts list. Especially "Genre: Humor"

1. In the Light of the Moon (prompt: fake)

2. The Covetous One (word limit: 5000)

3. Star-Crossed (genre: humor)


Some of my stories are part of the same Harry Potter universe, in the following order (though they need not be read in sequence):

1. Unthinkable Acts (Multi-Chapter, in progress)

2. The Wonder Years: The Diary of Hal Dursley (One-Shot)

3. Even Unto the Seventh Generation (Multi-Chapter, in progress)

4. Snapshots: Vivid Portraits in 100 Words or Less (Certain drabbles are in the same universe as Even Unto the Seventh Generation), but not all of them are.

Others are stand-alones:

The Forgotten One

Unacceptable

A Very Impractical Man

The Covetous One

In the Light of the Moon

Star-Crossed

Poetic Justice



Oh, and I don't like long profiles. So why is mine getting so long? :-(

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A Primer for the Small Weird Loves by unicornesque reviews
"In the glow of the fires, her unkempt hair was a halo, her eyes were Baltic amber, and he was panicking." Born and raised in France, Draco Malfoy attends Beauxbatons and leads a privileged, well-ordered existence. He meets Hermione Granger for the first time at the Triwizard Tournament, and that's when things get... strange. But kind of wonderful, too.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 60,876 - Reviews: 347 - Favs: 499 - Follows: 408 - Updated: 5/2/2013 - Published: 12/18/2012 - Hermione G., Draco M. - Complete
For The Greater Good by MasterSpy reviews
"I can get you Harry Potter," she whispered. "And the traitor Snape. In fact, I promise to hand them to you on a silver platter." She watched his ashen, pale face twist into a cruel, serpentine smile. With a flick of the Dark Lord's wand, her entire body ruptured with the agony of a thousand knives. That is how Hermione Granger celebrated her 18th Birthday. AU postOotP Spy!Hermione
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 38,723 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 4/5/2013 - Published: 9/23/2012 - Hermione G., Severus S.
Resistance by Kailey Hamilton reviews
Anthony Goldstein is the leader of Ravenclaw's resistance against the evil forces that run the school. While he's giving everyone hope, he can't really find it in himself. But when battle knocks at the front door, will he be able to find not only hope, but strength and courage? Oneshot for the Characterization Competition in HPFC.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,327 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 4 - Published: 7/14/2012 - Anthony G. - Complete
Forward to Time Past by Unbridled Brunette reviews
The victim of a spell gone awry, Buffy finds herself trapped in Victorian London, where she meets a man surprisingly familiar to her. Winner of twenty-seven awards, including three Best WIPs. Thanks to all who review!
Buffy: The Vampire Slayer - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 68 - Words: 270,263 - Reviews: 1311 - Favs: 1,011 - Follows: 369 - Updated: 8/26/2009 - Published: 10/18/2004 - Buffy S., Spike - Complete
How to Write a Harry Potter Fanfic by Elly And The Gundam Wing Fan reviews
Hermione teaches budding authors how to write good Harry Potter fiction... at least she would be if Ron wasn't helping out. Can it be? Yes! Chapter 9 AND 10 are here!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 10 - Words: 27,748 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 35 - Updated: 8/2/2005 - Published: 11/2/2003 - Ron W., Hermione G.
The Voice by Pirate Perian reviews
What would have happened if Christine had not believed in the Angel of Music? Well, probably not much.
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,622 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/18/2005 - Complete
The Odalisque by Pirate Perian reviews
In Susan Kay's Phantom, the shah presented Erik with the gift of a wife but when she shrank from his touch, he refused to keep her. What would have happened, though, had she been willing to fulfill her duty? [AU Kayverse.]
Phantom of the Opera - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,085 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/12/2005 - Complete
Legions of True Hearts by Eurydice11 reviews
Post graduation, a restless Buffy goes to London to escape the memories of Angel, only to lose herself in unexpected dreams. But is William real, or is he a distraction? Is he, possibly...both? Buffy&William, Complete
Buffy: The Vampire Slayer - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 42 - Words: 191,080 - Reviews: 252 - Favs: 120 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 8/22/2004 - Published: 2/25/2004 - Buffy S., William - Complete
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All 'er Nothin' reviews
When Kurt comes home to visit his father, he encounters old friends-and an ex-boyfriend with a creepy obsession. As Blaine plans the "perfect proposal," his incessant pressure forces the Glee Club, graduates, and their parents to reevaluate their relationships and their values. NOT KLAINE FRIENDLY. Kurt/Adam, Mercedes/Mike, Sam/Brittany, etc.
Glee - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 17,689 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 5/21/2013 - Published: 4/16/2013 - Kurt H., Mercedes J., Sam E., Blaine A.
Not My Type reviews
Blaine and Sam have a heart-to-heart about their feelings for each other. Written/posted just prior to the airing of "Guilty Pleasures."
Glee - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,559 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 12 - Published: 3/21/2013 - Kurt H., Sam E., Blaine A. - Complete
Snapshots: Vivid Portraits in 100 Words or Less reviews
These mini stories were originally written for the livejournal community hp100, which is now sadly defunct. It is now being resurrected on the Harry Potter Fanfiction Challenges Forum. New participants welcome. Ongoing project.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 2,642 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 2/20/2013 - Published: 7/9/2012
Even Unto the Seventh Generation reviews
"Scorpius resembled Draco as much as Albus resembled Harry"-DH, 756. As the children of the leading figures of the last Wizarding War enter their first year at Hogwarts, they struggle to come to terms with their identities in relationship to their famous or notorious parents. At the same time, a shocking political shift forces wizards everywhere to reconsider their beliefs.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 29,559 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 70 - Updated: 2/16/2013 - Published: 7/4/2012 - Albus S. P., Scorpius M.
Unthinkable Acts reviews
Five years after the Dark Lord's death, Draco Malfoy struggles with lingering prejudice, embarrassing secrets, and his attraction to a most inappropriate individual. After a lifetime of following, is it possible for Draco to break the rules?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 18,345 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 2/9/2013 - Published: 12/22/2012 - Draco M.
Poetic Justice reviews
After years of teaching children how to Apparate—and seeing the terrible consequences of even the tiniest error—Wilkie Twycross decides to exact justice upon himself. (Warnings: PTSD, self-harm, suicide attempt.)
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,767 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 6 - Published: 2/4/2013 - Complete
Star-Crossed reviews
Theirs was a doomed love. She belonged to another man, and he to another woman. Yet no amount of logic could keep them apart.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,461 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 5 - Published: 1/24/2013 - Complete
The Covetous One reviews
There was one thing Blaise coveted more than anything else. And he would get it—oh yes, he would get it. He'd get it, he'd polish it like a gem, he'd turn it into a prize to be envied, and then he'd add it to his collection [...] Every person has a special talent, you see, and Blaise Zabini's was getting what he wanted.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Horror/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,873 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/21/2013 - Blaise Z., Daphne G. - Complete
The Wonder Years: The Diary of Hal Dursley reviews
When Dudley Dursley sees his ten-year-old son going down the wrong path, he forces him to write in a diary every night. How can a bully and a failing student turn into the hero his father would like him to become?
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,661 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/17/2013 - Dudley D., OC - Complete
In the Light of the Moon reviews
These are moments in the lives of Draco Malfoy and Luna Lovegood, spanning many years. What happens between them when Harry isn't looking? How much does the perceptive Luna see? Can they grow together-or must they grow apart? Ongoing Collection.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 790 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 3 - Published: 1/15/2013 - Draco M., Luna L.
A Very Impractical Man reviews
Frank Longbottom writes a letter for Neville to read at age twenty that explains the positive and negative consequences of having been a very impractical man.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,151 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/7/2013 - Frank L., Neville L. - Complete
Unacceptable reviews
When Albus Severus Potter is made prefect for Slytherin, he believes that his life at Hogwarts is going to become even worse. Now, Harry must find a way to communicate with his son. He must impress upon Albus a truth that he-and his contemporaries-have neglected for far too long.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,336 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 5 - Published: 7/20/2012 - Albus S. P., Harry P. - Complete
The Forgotten One reviews
Even years after graduating from Hogwarts, Su Li is plagued by the feeling that she is invisible. Then, one day, during a visit to Flourish and Blotts, an encounter with an old classmate gives her a chance to get a few answers.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 986 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/13/2012 - Su L., Hermione G. - Complete
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