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Joined 07-14-03, id: 418892
Author has written 6 stories for Harry Potter.

I have been putting this off, telling myself that fanfiction is a silly thing, that it is like a narcotic – you take it only if you really have to, and for as little time as possible. Once the pain that comes with the end of the Harry Potter series eases, then fanfiction will no longer be a part of my life.

Be that as it may, I have now dedicated hours to my life to writing fanfiction, and I suppose I should suck it up and write a profile.

I am 22 years old (far too old for the angst of fanfiction, I tell myself), a college student, an office assistant (not an exciting job), a lover of stories in any form, and an adorer of characters.

It is my dream to one day be a professional author. I justify my writing of fanfiction by saying that they are writing exercises, helpful in times of writers block, and a good way to get creative juices going for my own stories. I think it might even be a little bit true. Reviews and (constructive) criticisms are always welcome.

Story referrals are also welcome; I find it very frustrating and difficult to comb through the mountains of – forgive my bluntness – horrific fanfiction in my efforts to find one of those rare jewels that make it worth it. Any recommendations for stories, especially stories about the Marauders, will result in much gratitude. I would send you cookies, but my pride demands that I remain anonymous.

About my stories...

The Marauders are the four (well, three) loves of my life. I would marry Remus, Sirius or James in a heartbeat. Especially Remus. I tolerate Peter because canon demands that I do so, and I try to portray him fairly. I find their stories to be the most fascinating stories in the entire HP series, and I am having a rather difficult time coming to terms with all of their deaths. (Yes, even James's, even though he's been dead since before the stories began.) I want desperately to know how they went from those boys on the train first year to the tragic characters they become later. I would love nothing more than for JKR to write a book explaining exactly that. However, in the absence of that book, I feel compelled to write my own story to deal with my grief. And that's exactly what the "Year by Year" series is meant to be – the story of how those boys became what they became.

I try to stick 100 percent to canon; sometimes I fail. I've heard repeated insistences that WPP don't find out Remus's secret until second year, and in my story they find out first year. That is without a doubt the biggest slip-up I've made (although I absolutely can NOT find anywhere in canon that says that, including the Shrieking Shack scene). There are a few others that are fairly small (Andromeda being older than Bellatrix, for example) and I will probably go through and try to fix these at some point. If you notice other errors, feel free to let me know - I won't be offended.

Some things that you WON'T find in my fics:
-Slash. It's just not my cup of tea.
-"Jamie." I absolutely cannot see this ever happening. James is James. Same goes with "Siri" or "Remmy."
-Lily as a Marauder. She was James's girlfriend seventh year - that is all. Peter WAS a Marauder. Lily. Was. NOT.
-Mary Sues. At least, I hope not. I don't really like OCs in the first place, so I write them as little as possible, and I generally try to get rid of them quickly. You will certainly never see a mysterious fifth Marauder that pops up out of nowhere and is warmly welcomed into their little group.
-Decent titles and summaries. I'm just not capable of them. Because of this, the title/summary of a story may change multiple times during the course of the story.
-A Peter POV fic. I try to do a good job with Peter in general, and there will most like be Peter chapters, but I don't want to write an entire Peter fic and you don't want to read one.

Now, the stories...

Losing Sirius is the first (and for a very long time, the only) fanfic I ever wrote. It's a one-shot about Harry grieving that was written immediately after OotP.
The Walk is a one-shot about Harry trying to help an angry, angsty adolescent Teddy that reminds him very much of himself.

The Marauders: The Year by Year series
One Year is the story of Remus's first year at Hogwarts, how he became friends with James, Sirius and Peter, and how they found out his secret.
Finding Home
is the story of Sirius's second year at Hogwarts, his alienation from his family, and the development of his friendship with James.
Night is a short outtake from Finding Home.
Three and One
will almost definitely be renamed. It is the story of James's third year and his helplessness in the face of his friends' problems. It touches on Voldemort's rise to power and the Animagi business.

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City of Ink by NeuroticMuse413 reviews
COMPLETE! Post-COG. To keep her health issues a secret from Jace, Clary takes a vow of celibacy. But how long will she last, and how far will Jace go to protect her? Sex talks with Alec, Magnus wears white, & Izzy falls in love... again. Rated M.
Mortal Instruments - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 46,343 - Reviews: 513 - Favs: 503 - Follows: 289 - Updated: 11/28/2009 - Published: 4/3/2009 - Clary F., Jace W. - Complete
Movie Night by NoMoreThanUsual reviews
Summary: A night at home with the Cullens and Bella. Set shortly after Bella and Edward return from Phoenix after James’ attack. Family fluff and teasing. Esme’s POV. Humor.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,025 - Reviews: 184 - Favs: 505 - Follows: 67 - Published: 10/4/2008 - Esme, Edward - Complete
Blue Moon Over Manka's by Cullenista reviews
Edward whisks Bella off to Manka's Inverness Lodge for a romantic weekend. She’s insecure, he has doubts and they finally deal with all their issues honestly, including Jacob. Winner of the Danger Magnet Award at the Denali Coven and four TwilightAwards.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 39 - Words: 240,484 - Reviews: 4093 - Favs: 2,048 - Follows: 1,638 - Updated: 9/27/2008 - Published: 2/7/2008 - Edward, Bella
Solar Flare by not done baking reviews
..A Sudden Temporary Outburst of Energy From a Small Area.. a series of one shots post Eclipse. weddings, compromises, minor lemon, angst, love, family, tears, stress, holidays. No ongoing plot. Updated sporadically when inspiration comes.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 17,636 - Reviews: 131 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 72 - Updated: 8/13/2008 - Published: 8/14/2007 - Bella, Edward
Vicissitudes by Twilightzoner reviews
What would happen if the circumstances surrounding Bella's change were so traumatic, her human memories were erased? Could Edward make her fall in love with him a second time?
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 41,120 - Reviews: 906 - Favs: 1,041 - Follows: 300 - Updated: 7/7/2008 - Published: 6/1/2008 - Complete
Fear by NoMoreThanUsual reviews
Summary: Bella’s courage does have its limits. The day Edward was dreading – the day in which Bella runs away screaming – has finally come. Jasper’s POV and Edward’s POV.
Twilight - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,912 - Reviews: 254 - Favs: 574 - Follows: 64 - Published: 6/21/2008 - Complete
Dream a Little Dream by nothingleft reviews
Bella is known for her vivid dreams. What happens after she is changed and no longer has sleep as an escape for her 'freaky' brain? Will her mind find another way to cope? This story tells of how Bella changes- once she's changed. Continuing my ExB fics
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 35 - Words: 52,244 - Reviews: 2744 - Favs: 1,043 - Follows: 518 - Updated: 6/18/2008 - Published: 2/6/2008 - Complete
Playing Footsie by Scarlett71177 reviews
Bella wonders why Edward never removes his shoes at night with her. Set during 'the happiest summer' after Twilight. E/B, one shot.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,751 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 308 - Follows: 51 - Published: 6/13/2008 - Edward, Bella - Complete
Pay Back by NoMoreThanUsual reviews
After weeks of Emmett teasing Bella, she plans to give Emmett back a little of what he's been dishing out. Various POVs. Sequel to The Hunt.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 9 - Words: 17,402 - Reviews: 236 - Favs: 270 - Follows: 108 - Updated: 5/16/2008 - Published: 2/24/2008
I Know You Wrote a Mary Sue Last Summer by StinaBenna reviews
When the Marauders stumble across a Mary Sue Fanfic...well, let's just say Sirius didn't want to touch that pink, fluffy, heart infested notebook in the first place...
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,422 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 10/5/2007 - Published: 9/20/2007 - Sirius B., Remus L.
The Way Things Were by Lady Bracknell reviews
After the infamous prank on Snape, Remus learns that the road to forgiveness is paved with alcohol, fistfights, and giving in to his instincts.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,577 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/8/2007 - Remus L., Sirius B. - Complete
Love is blind by Procrastinator-starting2moro reviews
James Potter loses his glasses and seeks help from Head Girl, Lily Evans, to be his guide dog. No doubt, unintentional boob grabbing always occurs with temporary blindness. One shot.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,505 - Reviews: 437 - Favs: 1,372 - Follows: 151 - Published: 3/20/2006 - James P., Lily Evans P. - Complete
The Poisonous Moon by Kiriska reviews
What was Remus doing with a gun? Then without thinking, Sirius unloaded the clip and stared. There were two pure silver bullets inside. What was Remus doing with silver? Silver bullets? Oneshot.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,662 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 6 - Published: 1/8/2006 - Remus L., Sirius B. - Complete
Obsessive Lily Disorder by Procrastinator-starting2moro reviews
James worships the ground Lily, er, throws him on? Includes stalking, Polyjuice potion and James attempting many acts of suicide such as drowning his head in toilet bowls because Apple Of His Eye Evans hates his guts. Or does she? Complete .
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 144,021 - Reviews: 2046 - Favs: 1,980 - Follows: 453 - Updated: 10/29/2005 - Published: 6/7/2005 - James P., Lily Evans P. - Complete
People to Call Home by Kimagure reviews
AU. A 'Sirius and Remus raise Harry' oneshot. Harry learns how to hug. Thanks to Sundaydriver and Ckdutchess for the betas.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,303 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 255 - Follows: 22 - Published: 1/26/2005 - Sirius B., Remus L. - Complete
Character Sketches by Kimagure reviews
A collection of drabbles about certain characters. OotP spoilers.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 6,408 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 12/30/2004 - Published: 7/15/2003
Baby Boy by Athena's Wiccan-wolf reviews
An extended version to the 'Whose son' talk in OOtP. Sirius doesn't see Harry as a new James despite what Molly Weasley thinks, Harry is his baby.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,163 - Reviews: 188 - Favs: 706 - Follows: 124 - Published: 6/9/2004 - Sirius B., Harry P.
Bedside Chat at Grimmauld by Icelightning reviews
Sirius talks to Remus about Harry as the two of them watch the boy sleep. Set during OotP, after Harry first arrives at Grimmauld Place, Number Twelve. Not Slash.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,876 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 213 - Follows: 23 - Published: 5/8/2004 - Sirius B., Remus L.
Between Hypocrites by Kimagure reviews
Challenge 32. Sirius, James, and Peter are trying to keep their plans to become Animagi a surprise for Remus. Remus catches James studying the transformation and James has to quickly think of a way to distract him...
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,890 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 4 - Published: 9/22/2003 - Remus L., James P.
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Three and One reviews
In the Marauders' third year at Hogwarts, James Potter begins to see just how unfair life really can be, and helplessly realizes that he can do absolutely nothing about it. Well, almost nothing...
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 24,815 - Reviews: 170 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 59 - Updated: 8/13/2008 - Published: 8/26/2007 - James P., Remus L.
Night reviews
An outtake from Finding Home, but it makes sense on its own. How twelve year old boys deal with nightmares...
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,164 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/23/2007 - Sirius B., Remus L.
Finding Home reviews
As the Marauders return to Hogwarts for their second year, the distance between Sirius and his family grows. At the same time, the four boys learn the strengths and limits of friendship.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 25,399 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 8/21/2007 - Published: 8/8/2007 - Sirius B., James P. - Complete
One Year reviews
Remus Lupin knows that it's only a matter of time before his secret is found out and he's thrown out of Hogwarts. His only goal is to make it one year. One year of classes, friendships, and normality.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 14 - Words: 30,069 - Reviews: 160 - Favs: 152 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 8/9/2007 - Published: 7/28/2007 - Remus L., James P. - Complete
The Walk reviews
Harry is reminded of himself as he tries to deal with teenage Teddy, who is angry about his lack of parents. Against his better judgment, Harry decides to share with Teddy some information about Remus and about the war. DH spoilers.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,505 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 310 - Follows: 24 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Harry P. - Complete
Losing Sirius reviews
A brief story in which Harry allows himself to think about Sirius for the first time since he died, and received some advice from an unexpected source. complete
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,821 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/26/2004 - Harry P. - Complete
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