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Joined 01-05-04, id: 516224, Profile Updated: 05-07-11
Author has written 8 stories for Inuyasha, and Fullmetal Alchemist.

Hi! Thanks for taking the time to read my profile.

I'm twenty years old, female, and in college. I'm in the jazz band and I love it. I hate the American Pie series for all the rude comments I receive weekly, and no, band camp is nothing like the movie. I'm a very hyper person who likes to ramble, read and write fan fiction, and I love making friends. I sometimes act younger than my age, but then again I sometimes act older than my age. I love my husband!

I love Full Metal Alchemist and the Death Note live-action movies (I don't care for the anime series all that much anymore. I prefer the movies.). My favorite characters are Edward and L, with Alphonse, Envy, Mustang, and Ryuk tying for second. I've recently gotten into the Zelda series again, and I can't wait to finish Twilight Princess so I can start working on my next fan fiction. Also, I love the Inheritance Trilogy (AKA the Eragon books) but the movie sucks. Just like almost all book-to-movies (Except Interview With The Vampire. They totally screwed up on Queen of the Damned though.)

I don't like most romance stories unless it has a good plot to go along with it. I don't like most of them, especially the more out there pairings, like non-parental RoyXEd or Light/RaitoXL. I think that unless a pairing (any pairing, mind you, not just yaoi/yuri) is specifically stated by an author(ess) in the canon, or it isn't hinted at, I don't really enjoy it. Everyone likes EdXWinry, but I only enjoy it if the relationship is developed over the course of the story. They didn't just fall in love with each other. Hell, Ed and Winry don't ever even mention their relationship in the anime, and by chapter 61 of the manga (which is where I'm at currently) only Winry has realized these feelings, but hasn't taken any steps to reveal them.

I'm not swearing off romance, in fact I usually enjoy a decent helping of fluff in my fictions, but I won't read it if it's just romance. There has to be a plot to go with it.

I prefer a good plot over writing skills. After all, everyone here started out with good ideas but not-so-great writing skills. I can deal with grammatical errors, poor phrasing, and bad word-choice if the plot is good.

Lately I've been reading just as much as I've been writing, possibly more so. I'm not a consistent reviewer, but I try. Dial-up is a major pain when trying to simultaneously read and review several stories. That's not an excuse; more of an explanation as to why I only review certain chapters or stories by an individual.

And remember: Keep plot-kitties fed or they'll attack you in your sleep!


I've found two stories that I think should be highlighted beyond my favorites list. Both are FullMetal Alchemist fictions, mainly because I haven't read anything but that in a year or more. I just recently got back into the series, and found a reason to write and read fan fiction for the first time in nearly two years.

Spotlight Fictions

Shadows by FullMetal Edward Well done and very much enjoyable. It has a unique style, feel, and plot. It is a very heart-wrenching story, especially on Edward's part. It just makes you want to cry from the emotions put forth. A major recommend for FMA fans who're looking for an awesome original story.

Driven by Black Haiyate Another wonderful and original story I've found here. It's very well written and has an intriguing plot line and draws you into the story arch that could have happened in the series. Very detailed and lovable original characters that are important, yet not over-dominating. Again, major recommend to FMA fans looking for a well-written story.

Random Sayings
Sometimes people put up walls not to keep others out, but to see who cares enough to tear them down. - Anonymous

Friends help you move. Real friends help you move dead bodies. - Anonymous

Friends bail you out of jail. Real friends are sitting there with you saying "Damn, that was fun." - Anonymous but I found it on edpod's profile. Thanks edpod!

No matter what happens today, remember this: Nothing has ever been promised to us. We can't predict the future. We can't prevent our deaths. Death is nothing to be feared, whatever your religious preference. But we can't just sit around and wait for death. We can't bring death to ourselves. Because Death brings sadness, no matter if you think your death will or won't. It brings sadness no matter how insignificant you think you are. Because we all matter, to someone. The last thing this messed up world needs is more sadness. So let Death come when Death is supposed to come, and don't bring it on earlier than it's supposed to be. Don't bring more sadness into the world. We're fucked up enough without it.

NEVER give up

NEVER back down

ALWAYS fight for what you believe in

ALWAYS stand up for what's right

DON'T become a statistic

And

ALWAYS REMEMBER TO BE WHO YOU ARE!!

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Tenacity by Kabrex reviews
It's been over five years since the events of Ocarina of Time and Termina, and Link's spent them wandering long lost lands abroad. He returns to Hyrule to finally be at peace, only to find it's not yet time for him to lay down his sword. Death smiles at us all; all a man can do is smile back. Expect updates!
Legend of Zelda - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 146,949 - Reviews: 416 - Favs: 133 - Follows: 168 - Updated: 10/23/2014 - Published: 1/26/2012 - Link, Zelda
Shadow Kingdom by The Wolfess reviews
Book 2 in the Doppelganger Trilogy: Link and Zelda have been forced into exile. Usurpers control the throne of Hyrule masquerading as the Princess and General Link. With the minds of the people of Hyrule poisoned against him, how can a hero in chains save them?
Legend of Zelda - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 29 - Words: 161,634 - Reviews: 529 - Favs: 418 - Follows: 450 - Updated: 10/5/2014 - Published: 4/7/2011 - [Link, Zelda] Dark Link, Wolf Link - Complete
More Than Just A Murder by AkitaFallow reviews
As bodies pile up and evidence remains scarce, the CSI team has to fight against increasingly strange circumstances and an even stranger suspect in order to solve what is likely the most complicated case they have ever encountered. /FMA 2003 anime, NOT CoS compliant/
Crossover - CSI & Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 42 - Words: 200,935 - Reviews: 2073 - Favs: 1,229 - Follows: 1,195 - Updated: 10/3/2014 - Published: 4/16/2007 - Gil G., Edward E. - Complete
Falling by FantasiaWandering reviews
Donatello caught her twice that night. So why did she still feel like she was falling? In the aftermath of her abduction and rescue from the Kraang, April O'Neil reflects on how her life has changed forever. But can she face the coming challenges alone? (Meanwhile, Leo learns the nature of a hero, and something strange is coming from the sewers...)
Ninja Turtles - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 51 - Words: 137,272 - Reviews: 1397 - Favs: 666 - Follows: 569 - Updated: 9/26/2014 - Published: 10/12/2012 - April O'Neil
Fierce by Ginger Sheikah reviews
Two young children play with a power that is far beyond them. -Post Ocarina of Time/Majora's Mask- Prelude to a full fledged fic that will be coming very soon. ZeldaXLink
Legend of Zelda - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,249 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 9/7/2014 - Published: 4/9/2014 - Zelda, Link - Complete
Till I'm A Hundred, You Idiot by Griselda Banks reviews
Because everyone shortchanges them. Because there's really so much more. Because they are the characters that, when put together, have the greatest tendency to be OOC. And that is such a shame. Mentions of Royai and EdWin, but NO YAOI.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 100 - Words: 158,594 - Reviews: 1419 - Favs: 442 - Follows: 309 - Updated: 6/28/2014 - Published: 11/19/2010 - Edward E., Roy M. - Complete
Shatter by StormyNight108 reviews
April O'Neil has lived her entire life within the walls of TCRI, held captive by the Kraang and exposed to various experiments and tests. She had long since grown accustomed to this lifestyle, but when four mutant turtles break into her life and free her of her bondage, she must enter a world she had only fantasized about during her sixteen years of captivity. [Universe Alternated]
Ninja Turtles - Rated: T - English - Family/Suspense - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,972 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 88 - Updated: 3/22/2014 - Published: 2/18/2014 - Leonardo, Donatello, Raphael, April O'Neil
Monster by loveofthegame117 reviews
The War of Twilight is over, but the Hero of Twilight is left broken, wrestling with two spirits inside of him, the loss of his companion, and the beast he struggles to contain.
Legend of Zelda - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 32 - Words: 73,000 - Reviews: 162 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 11/10/2013 - Published: 6/17/2012 - Link, Zelda - Complete
What Now? by CM89 reviews
After the events of Twilight Princess, Link heads home. Can he return to life in Ordon Village? He wonders if he will ever take the form of a wolf again, if the fighting is truly over and if he'll ever see Midna again. So many questions flood his mind as Link tries to answer the biggest one- What Now? **T for injuries and violence** Spoilers for TP
Legend of Zelda - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 16 - Words: 56,655 - Reviews: 98 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 9/25/2013 - Published: 1/10/2013 - Link, Wolf Link
A Day In The Life Of A Castle Soldier by Hyuga09 reviews
A humorous thought that entered my head during game play. Anyone know the name of a soldier so I can properly label the categories? Thanks! hope you enjoy
Legend of Zelda - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 522 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/14/2013 - Complete
Scent by Gentle Breezes reviews
Even after the years of his work as a hero have passed, the one thing he's never been able to forget is the scent of a Poe.
Legend of Zelda - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 624 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 6 - Published: 2/13/2013 - Link - Complete
Welcome Home by Queenbean3 reviews
April comes to the Turtle Lair and meets Splinter for the first time. 2012 series, set between "Rise of the Turtles" and "Turtle Temper."
Ninja Turtles - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,436 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/23/2012 - April O'Neil, Splinter - Complete
Monsters Don't Shake Your Hand: Oneshot Challenge by Running Ninja reviews
Maybe he should've been scared. The wolf was as big as him. But then again, maybe he shouldn't have been the only one who wasn't scared. Rewritten oneshot for a challenge to never use the same word twice in a paragraph, except for 'a', 'an','and', 'the'.
Legend of Zelda - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,206 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/18/2012 - Wolf Link - Complete
THE CROWN, THE WINGS AND THE SNAKE by Escaping Yesterday reviews
The symbol was a symbol of their sins. It was a message to other alchemists that they had committed taboo. Their thoughts: Edward. Alphonse. Izumi. Minor spoiler warning.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 849 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/21/2011 - Edward E., Alphonse E. - Complete
Gilded by vanillavinegar reviews
A series about Ed, Al, and Winry after the Promised Day. Edwin, Elric brotherly love, and Al and Winry friendship. Spoilers abound. Part 26 - Zenith. In which there is speculation on the future.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 12,266 - Reviews: 153 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 7/1/2011 - Published: 3/25/2011 - Alphonse E., Edward E. - Complete
Focus by Sevlow reviews
Mustang, Edward, and all the other Alchemists of fair Amestris are starting to lose their grip on their own minds and bodies. The Amestrian military is in chaos as dozens of its higher-ranking officers start losing their minds to an unknown sickness,
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Horror/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 37,665 - Reviews: 238 - Favs: 407 - Follows: 106 - Updated: 5/24/2011 - Published: 4/14/2011 - Roy M., Edward E. - Complete
Continued Story: The Lost Tale of Edward Elric by MizAb reviews
Toushirou Hitsugaya struggles to keep his life together when memories of another young man in Resembool cause him question his own existence. When a strange calamity occurs near Ichigo's home, the Soul Society targets Hitsugaya as their prime suspect. Hitsugaya and a few other rebels must bring peace to the worlds before they clash and return Edward Elric to where he truly belongs.
Crossover - Fullmetal Alchemist & Bleach - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,021 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 83 - Updated: 10/22/2010 - Published: 4/15/2009 - Edward E., T. Hitsugaya
Driven by whiteironastrid reviews
When Edward Elric wakes up in alley in East City, his body and mind are torn up. Now he has to search for the truth and escape the inevitable, driving him to the extreme that will leave him empty and bound to an evil he always hunted. COMPLETED.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Angst - Chapters: 33 - Words: 82,205 - Reviews: 167 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 78 - Updated: 1/2/2010 - Published: 2/27/2007 - Edward E., Envy - Complete
The Twilight Border by Princess Marva reviews
Ed finds himself on a strange new side of the Doors. Having never resigned himself to being unable to get back, he goes about his research in the best way he can. But it's not that simple; the boundary that the Doors created is failing. On hold.
Crossover - Harry Potter & Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 22,129 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 10/15/2008 - Published: 4/7/2008 - Harry P., Edward E.
Unto the Shores of Acheron by LAXgirl reviews
Everyone thought Edward was dead. But when someone tries to resurrect him, no one's prepared to deal with the soulless look alike that's created instead, or its hurt and anger when his original half unexpectedly returns from the other side of the Gate
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 99,904 - Reviews: 648 - Favs: 411 - Follows: 267 - Updated: 10/12/2008 - Published: 4/8/2006 - Edward E., Alphonse E.
The Ten Commandments of Writing Zelda Fiction by Davin Sunrider reviews
Obey them, lest ye be consider'd a n00b.
Legend of Zelda - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 892 - Reviews: 156 - Favs: 253 - Follows: 19 - Published: 10/7/2008 - Complete
Number Twenty Eight by Sevlow reviews
As of today, Edward Elric had been missing for four months, two weeks, and five days. Warnings for angst, some gore, and Chimera!Ed. Complete
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 63,347 - Reviews: 881 - Favs: 1,539 - Follows: 316 - Updated: 5/1/2008 - Published: 1/31/2008 - Edward E., Roy M. - Complete
Shadows by FullMetal Edward reviews
Al dies and Ed is forced to keep on living due to a promise he once made. He finds a loophole in that promise and exploits it. Doing so ends up giving him back everything he thought he'd lost, but did it really?
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 27 - Words: 29,217 - Reviews: 152 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 4/21/2008 - Published: 1/2/2008 - Edward E., Alphonse E.
Hesitant Return by edPod reviews
Five years after Ed dies, Truth revives him with good intentions at heart, but Ed is reluctant to leave. A series of accidents lead Ed to take on a new identity to fool everyone as they struggle with the uncanny likeness the newcomer has with their own Ed
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Adventure - Chapters: 22 - Words: 56,078 - Reviews: 563 - Favs: 321 - Follows: 194 - Updated: 4/20/2008 - Published: 10/30/2007 - Edward E., Alphonse E.
Another Run of Events Ed2008 by 0-mirage-0 reviews
2008 Edition. The mission is to infiltrate a school and who better than Fullmetal. With Roy posing as the father, and Alphonse back at Central, Ed's mission/school pressure makes parental Roy realize he might not be acting, and Ed realize it's okay to find a shoulder to lean on. -Rewritten and Reposted in 2012-
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Family - Chapters: 7 - Words: 77,375 - Reviews: 182 - Favs: 187 - Follows: 72 - Updated: 4/4/2008 - Published: 2/22/2008 - Edward E., Roy M. - Complete
Mischievous Ed by edPod reviews
Winry gave Ed new gadgets. He tests them on Roy.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 882 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 8 - Published: 2/3/2008 - Edward E., Roy M. - Complete
Borrowed Time by Inuchron reviews
Al comes to the realisation that Ed isn't as immortal as he wants people to think, and all because of a pair of glasses. Spoiler for COS.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,450 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 6 - Published: 2/3/2008 - Edward E., Alphonse E. - Complete
Lost Memories by ShadowDragon-24 reviews
Ed and Al have come back to Resembol with Al's full body. Ed still has Automail limbs and they're busted, though. Sadly, that's not the only thing that's busted...EdWin COMPLETE!
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 30,054 - Reviews: 140 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 2/1/2008 - Published: 1/4/2008 - Edward E., Winry R. - Complete
Through a Mirror Darkly by FullMetal Edward reviews
Edward restores Al to his body but dies in the attempt. So how does Alphonse deal with his brother's death? Simple - he doesn't.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,435 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 6 - Published: 1/25/2008 - Alphonse E., Edward E. - Complete
Black Dog, Once More by xSirenSongx reviews
Kagome lost her father when she was 5 years old. So it comes as a shock when she encounters his ghost, the twist is he's buried in Feudal Japan. How is that even possible. COMPLETE
Inuyasha - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 45 - Words: 86,473 - Reviews: 269 - Favs: 258 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 8/22/2006 - Published: 7/4/2003 - Complete
Hungry by Frodo Baggins of Bag End reviews
COMPLETED. After their rescue, Aragorn wants Frodo and Sam to only gradually return to eating solid food but the appetites of hobbits will not be denied. No slash, sex, or profanity.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 8,330 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 2/22/2006 - Published: 2/18/2006 - Frodo B., Samwise G. - Complete
Tough Little Boys by Kiekoh reviews
InuKag, MirSan pairings. Miroku and Inuyasha reflect on how they reacted to being a daddy.
Inuyasha - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,730 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/9/2004
Ten Easy Steps by Lisse reviews
Hojo tries and fails to give Kagome's son a normal life.
Inuyasha - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,464 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 6 - Published: 1/4/2004 - Hojo - Complete
Change My Mind by xSirenSongx reviews
Kagome's returns to her time leaving Feudal Japan and all her friends behind. She takes the jewel with her. On her way home she makes a critical decision that changes her life and everyone elses-forever. COMPLETED!
Inuyasha - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,334 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 5 - Published: 7/22/2003 - Complete
Concrete Angel by Maiden of the Moon reviews
Kagome's abusive father is taken away, but when he returns, will it mean death? (InuKag one shot- read to the end)
Inuyasha - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,961 - Reviews: 153 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 8 - Published: 4/30/2003 - Inuyasha, Kagome H. - Complete
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Dreams reviews
Kagome awakens the gang in the middle of night because she was having a bad dream... Or was it a good one? Will she tell? One-shot fluff, InuXKag
Inuyasha - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,247 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/26/2010 - Kagome H., Inuyasha - Complete
Journey's End reviews
This was not the way it was supposed to end. He wasn't strong enough for this. Sorta AU. No spoilers.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: K - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 613 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/3/2010 - Alphonse E., Edward E. - Complete
Unsung Hero's Work reviews
Mustang and crew really have never shined in the public's eyes, but their work is still priceless, and without it, it would be a far worse world.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 593 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/1/2009 - Roy M., Edward E. - Complete
The Ties That Bind reviews
6 months after Edward sacrifices himself and gets sent across the Gate, he and Hohenheim have found a way to send him back. But when the cost of returning proves almost too high, can Ed avoid being bound to the evil he and his brother tried to destroy?
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 16,711 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 13 - Updated: 7/13/2008 - Published: 4/18/2008 - Alphonse E., Edward E. - Complete
Father reviews
A conversation in front of a grave makes one young boy realize that his father maybe- just maybe- might not be as bad as he thought... One-shot, post-series, no true pairings.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,042 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 24 - Published: 4/18/2008 - Roy M., Edward E. - Complete
Letters From A Wounded Soul reviews
Collection of one-shots of letters written by someone to someone else. Most are pre-movie, but post series. Will be updated whenever I write a new one.
Fullmetal Alchemist - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,826 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 2/13/2008 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Edward E.
Kagome's Quest reviews
After defeating Naraku, the gang is still looking for the last Shikon Shards. But why has Kagome suddenly been disappearing and what's with this mysterious new inu youkai hanging around? What has Kagome been keeping from the gang? Complete!
Inuyasha - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 29 - Words: 31,639 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 1/1/2008 - Published: 1/4/2006 - Kagome H., Inuyasha - Complete
Ended in Tragedy reviews
[Oneshot]Naraku is defeated and the Jewel is whole. Kagome decides that it's time for her to leave, since the only person she will ever love doesn't seem to return her feelings. A tragic parting between lovers. 2 alternate endings posted!
Inuyasha - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,662 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 11/27/2007 - Published: 2/11/2007 - Kagome H., Inuyasha - Complete