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Joined 02-25-00, id: 7387, Profile Updated: 07-04-13
Author has written 13 stories for Final Fantasy I-VI, Breath of Fire, Final Fantasy VII, and Final Fantasy VIII.

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Domains: (original fiction); (fan-fiction)

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Growing up with text-based adventure games, story-like educational games for the personal computer (ours was the TI-99/4A), the arcade-type games for the Atari, and table-top adventure/mystery games, I've had quite a 'gaming' background. First introduced to the story-driven game type when A Link to the Past came out for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES), I couldn't get enough. I eagerly played anything that was basically an interactive novel. That included everything from Squaresoft games to those by Enix, Konami, Capcom, and anything else I could find. I was an addict.

Though I had been writing novels and plays since before the age of 16, I discovered the adventure of writing fanfiction in 1999 when I read a fic for Dragon Warrior called Gwaelin (I think). That story, as well as the others read, inspired me to write Helping Hands for Final Fantasy VII, Terra for Final Fantasy VI, and so on and so forth. Then, finally, I stumbled into the limitless potential of the Final Fantasy VIII realm and created the serial that is Bookworms and... Booya!

As you can see when you venture further inside, my writing habits and imagination have never been the same. Each fanfiction project undertaken has helped me grow, stretching past what I could envision while utilizing the 'hand-up' of these visionaries whom created such vivid worlds and characters. Fanfiction, simply put, has been a God-sent blessing of epic proportions. I hope my stories never cease to inspire others as the first-read ones inspired me.

mintbaby (aka writersprite on
from The Mintfield

Special thanks to Lyubimyj. Your passion for fantasy and creating new realms has reinspired my own desire to strive for perfection in my writing. To my editors Magnus Prime and JSeay. Your pushes and suggestions have helped me get to the story that might not have been told, the chapter that might not have been written, and the character that might never have been born.

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Evolution by Magnus Prime reviews
Based on BOF3 Nina decides that Momo 'needs a man'... same continuum as Mint's 'A Wyndian Princess'
Breath of Fire - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 20,327 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 1/15/2003 - Published: 8/14/2002 - Ryu, Momo - Complete
Catspaw by Amanda Swiftgold reviews
A FFVI fic; in the World of Ruin, before the fight with Kefka, Setzer is drafted to rescue a... special little girl from Empire slavers. Complete.
Final Fantasy I-VI - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 6 - Words: 45,398 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 5 - Updated: 1/29/2001 - Published: 11/2/2000 - Setzer - Complete
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My Happy After : Bookworms and Booya vol 5 reviews
The expected euphoria of the perfect honeymoon is quick to change to the adventure of a lifetime as Zell and Sally find a mysterious chest that unlocks the key to a powerful entity; an Esper. Terra Figaro.
Crossover - Final Fantasy I-VI & Final Fantasy VIII - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 9 - Words: 48,337 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 7/6/2009 - Published: 6/18/2009 - Terra, Zell D.
A Different Daydream : a Bookworms & Booya story reviews
Sally Regal, the Library Girl, wakes one morning to a changed reality. Have terrorists broken through her mind in order to get valuable Garden secrets? Or have 8 years of her life with Zell truly vanished? A Bookworms & Booya alternate reality.
Final Fantasy VIII - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 62,458 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 6/16/2009 - Published: 5/20/2009 - Library Girl, Zell D. - Complete
The Workings of Happy Ever After : B&B vol 4
For Sally Regal, Zell's proposal was the culmination of all her dreams. But when they begin planning the wedding of their dreams, tests and decisions come that make their relationship begin to change. How hard will they work at their happy ever after?
Final Fantasy VIII - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 56,872 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 2/10/2009 - Published: 2/3/2009 - Library Girl, Zell D. - Complete
Life's Lessons on Stress : Bookworms & Booya vol 3
When newly graduated Sally Regal gives up her life as a librarian to become the newest member of Sub-Lt. Seifer Almasy's Network Security group, will boundaries cause a pre-mature retirement, or will she mature into an even better SeeD?
Final Fantasy VIII - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 58,295 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 10/10/2008 - Published: 9/3/2008 - Library Girl, Zell D. - Complete
After the Fact : Bookworms & Booya vol 2 reviews
When shy librarian Sally Regal finally confesses that she likes Instructor Zell Dincht as more than friends, how exactly will that affect her life? Volume 2 of the Bookworms and Booya saga.
Final Fantasy VIII - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 54,168 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/8/2008 - Library Girl, Zell D. - Complete
Bookworms and Booya! reviews
The library girl has had a secret crush for nearly three years. Now an unforeseen accident brings this secret to the forefront of her life, opening her heart and her mind to a possible future... original release: January 2000
Final Fantasy VIII - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 34,684 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 4 - Published: 3/15/2007 - Library Girl, Seifer A., Selphie T., Zell D. - Complete
A Rose By Any Other Name reviews
Vincent Valentine. Turk. Genetically engineered horror. Professor Natalie Long has fantasized the day she would find his resting place. A scientist who studied under Professor Gast, she believes she has found the means to cure him of the darker side to his nature. But when the cure could lead to his death, she isn't so certain she can live without him.
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 60,691 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/13/2006 - Vincent V. - Complete
FF6: Heart of the Veldt reviews
Gau likes the simple life now. Befriending Alice because of a common love for the Veldt, he does his best to make sure her choices are made for the right reasons. Terra saga vol 4.
Final Fantasy I-VI - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 44,925 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/12/2006 - Edgar, Gau, Relm, Terra - Complete
FF6: Shadows of the Past reviews
Shadows of the past hint at the morning held within a waiting future, but only if one man chooses to hold them together as one life. The Terra Saga volume 3
Final Fantasy I-VI - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 20,299 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/29/2006 - Edgar, Relm, Shadow, Terra - Complete
BoF3: A Wyndian Princess reviews
Nina has experienced adventures not normally associated with royalty. Now she experiences one that is usual for her station but... unusual in outcome.
Breath of Fire - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 43,554 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/25/2006 - Rei, McNeil, Ryu, Nina - Complete
FF4: The Story reviews
At the end of their hazardous journey, Kain exiled himself to Mt. Ordeals to pay for his sins. Now he must decide if his past will forever overshadow his future.
Final Fantasy I-VI - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 18,722 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/23/2006 - Kain - Complete
FF6: Terra reviews
Uncertain yet determined, strong yet innocent Terra has seen death. Now her heart is opened to the discovery of who she is and what she wants. The Terra saga vol 1
Final Fantasy I-VI - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 38,567 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/22/2006 - Edgar, Locke, Setzer, Terra - Complete
FF6: The Ace of Diamonds reviews
Setzer is torn between the adventure he thought he wanted and the past he thought he didn't. Terra saga vol 2.
Final Fantasy I-VI - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 49,923 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/22/2006 - Edgar, Maria, Setzer, Terra - Complete