*Assume all fanfiction is G-rated unless otherwise noted. All older fic is linked on Livejournal.*
Strangers in Paradise
Super Mario Brothers
Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle
The Venture Brothers
Youth in Revolt
Yu Yu Hakusho
Length: 404 words
Prompt: Porn Battle VII: Ratatouille, Collette/Linguini, it's Paris!
Other: PG-13 for implied sex
Excerpt: He has curly red hair and she tangles her fingers in it, kissing him with the same precision that she has when she cooks, and she pushes his sleeves up and runs her hands along his forearms.
Title: Maho Hime Rhap-chan Episode 1
Length: 404 words
Prompt: Provoked by a meme that says "what if my life was a fandom?"
Other: crackfic, RPF (sort of)
Excerpt: "Screw this crap," Rhap-chan interrupted. "So when do I get to be queen, hmm?"
Title: Out for Lunch
Prompt: fandomsecrets crossover fic request meme: Ronald McDonald and The (Burger) King. FACE-OFF AT TACO BELL. OR KFC. Wherever.
Pairing: Ronald McDonald and The (Burger) King gen
Excerpt: A shadow fell over his table. Ronald ignored it meaningfully for a moment, then looked up. The bearded face stared.
Length: 408 words
Prompt: International Day of Femslash 08: Socrates/Plato genderbent, honor for sky_pirate_tat
Pairing: fem!Socrates/fem!Plato; fem!Plato/husband mentioned
Other: ...Kinda weird? No real attempt at historical accuracy. Character death.
Excerpt: She'd spent so many afternoons in the square at her mentor's feet that on the day of Socrates's death, she found herself beginning the familiar walk, her feet leading her to the place she had always wanted to be.
Length: 44 words
Prompt: icon meme
Pairing: CLAMP gen
Other: RPF parody
Excerpt: "Subaru? --Angsty."
Prompt: Nietzche/Wagner in the present day, take 2!
Excerpt: "It has been a while, ya?" Wagner says awkwardly. He looks just the same as he did the last time Nietzsche saw him: fat, ruddy, bad teeth revealed by a grin.
Title: Welcome to America
Prompt: Nietzche/Wagner in the present day.
Excerpt: The teenagers walking by them in a large group were loudly criticizing their period clothing and Old High German. Luckily for the pair, they couldn't understand.
Title: And Again
Length: 215 words
Prompt: ficondemand's first kiss meme: Sailor Moon, Haruka/Michiru
Excerpt: Haruka and Michiru had saved each other's lives six times before they kissed once. They had already lost their breaths smacked into walls and each other, bled into each other's wounds. They had the intimacy of soldiers in a foxhole.
Prompt: icon meme
Pairing: Ami/Haruka implied; Haruka/Michiru
Excerpt: Haruka's dark voice drew Ami from her contemplation. She lowered her book enough to meet Haruka's challenging, curious eyes.
Pairing: Haruka/Usagi implied; Haruka/Michiru/Mamoru/Usagi
Excerpt: Usagi always went to the track after she fought with Mamoru. She watched the cars-- often Haruka was among the drivers-- as they moved faster and faster. Escaping, perhaps, except that they were going in endless circles.
Length: 212 words
Prompt: Transfic Mini-fest: Sailor Moon, Mizuno Ami, competence kink
Pairing: ftm!Ami gen
Other: Transgender issues.
Excerpt: Dr. Mizuno has small, delicate hands and a habit of tucking his hair behind his ears before putting on his gloves for an examination.
Title: in my car
Length: 94 words
Prompt: 3-sentence porn: Haruka/Michiru
Other: PG for sexuality
Excerpt: This is the only time that Haruka doesn't mind getting her seats dirty.
Title: My Prince
Prompt: femslash100 periodic table - #15, phosphorus
Other: PG-13 for sexual references
Excerpt: Suddenly her breath in her ears was much too loud and when the kiss broke they stared at each other.
Prompt: femslash100 periodic table - #1, hydrogen
Excerpt: Hotaru is kind, sweet, slow to anger, but a discussion involving the prince always seems to end in swift, petty disagreements.
Length: 363 words
Prompt: Transfic Mini-Fest: Sailor Moon, Haruka Tenoh (she comes across as genderqueer to me), an incident in her childhood that made her wonder if she was different than the other girls
Pairing: Haruka gen
Excerpt: "I'm going to drive racecars," she said, already wriggling with anticipation. Her mother sighed and smiled and continued combing Haruka's hair.
Title: The Steps
Prompt: Haruka/Michiru. The first time they danced together.
Excerpt: "So why do you hang out in the straight clubs? You're wasted in here, you know," Michiru whispered in Haruka's ear as they danced.
Title: The Time We Have
Prompt: Makoto/Setsuna; talks of the future.
Excerpt: Makoto found her on the third day, her sailor skirt torn but her demeanor sweetly determined. She had a bruise on her face. Setsuna wondered what she had done to come here. It wasn't an easy thing to do.
Title: To Beat the Wind
Prompt: femslash100 periodic table - #17, chlorine
Excerpt: Hotaru hates the idea of destiny, and she doesn't hide the fact. Destiny killed her once, and nearly killed the ones she loved.
Title: A Fetching Monocle
Length: 165 words
Prompt: 31_days_exchnge: 2. talking in philosophy, listening in gibberish
Pairing: J.D. and Cox gen
Excerpt: "Jessie, are you listening to me? Did I just waste a great deal of carefully-planned vitriol on your wide-open mouth and useless brain waves?"
Pairing: Amu/Tadase; implied Ikuto/Amu, implied Ran/Ikuto
Excerpt: Amu wore Ran's smile, Miki's cool walk, Su's warmth. She almost skipped as she strode. She was changing more and more every day.
Length: 222 words
Prompt: 31_days: 29 Oct 08 // intervention
Pairing: Flora, Fauna, Merryweather gen
Excerpt: Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather been together, the three of them, for a very long time. They would not slip sideways into timeless universes to keep their youth. It was okay to grow old together, as sisters.
Title: Lesbian Legend
Length: 176 words
Prompt: International Day of Femslash 2010: Kid/Female Excaliber, oh god why for tatics_x
Pairing: girl!Kid/girl!Excalibur... sort of; girl!Kid & girl!Black Star gen
Other: In which they're all female.
Excerpt: "Good bone structure," she trills in an amazingly annoying voice. The end of the cane is uncapped; lipstick is applied in a messy fashion. Kid gulps.
Title: a busy solitude
Length: 552 words
Prompt: fic_promptly: Star Wars, Obi-Wan and ghost!Qui-Gon, Obi-Wan is long past loneliness when Qui-Gon appears, very long past.
Pairing: Obi-Wan gen
Excerpt: A Jedi transcends the things which are not valuable in the long run: excess attachment, pain, sadness. Even loneliness, although this one has always been hard for Obi-Wan.
Title: cheap and easy to rejoice
Length: 271 words
Prompt: fic_promptly: Star Wars, Han & Chewie, domestic bickering
Pairing: slight Han/Leia; mostly gen
Excerpt: They'd had this ongoing argument about the sugar bowl for at least ten years, as far as Leia knew. It was an old argument when she first stepped onto the Millennium Falcon, and she wouldn't be surprised if it lasted until Chewie's fur was gray.
Title: choosing among one's real thoughts
Length: 134 words
Prompt: C-3PO and R2-D2, genderbent for chibidl
Pairing: fem!C-3PO and fem!R2-D2 gen
Excerpt: "Oh dear," she said reflexively, "this looks like quite a mess."
Length: 304 words
Prompt: comment_fic: Star Wars, Obi-Wan Kenobi, sand is all he can see
Pairing: Obi-Wan gen
Excerpt: He's never seen so much sand. This is a planet of sand, of people fighting wearily against drowning in the drifts.
Length: 170 words
Prompt: Given a fandom, I will write a high school AU: Star Wars
Pairing: Leia & Luke gen
Excerpt: Leia had long tired of doing homework and was simply staring blankly out the window when she caught the movement from the corner of her eye.
Length: 98 words
Prompt: Han/Leia genderbent for someone on plurk
Pairing: fem!Han/male!Leia gen
Excerpt: "Hey princess," Hana said, comfortably sprawled across the bed. Her shirt was only half-buttoned, but Lei got the impression of deliberate undress.
Title: we were children once again
Length: 498 words
Prompt: Christmas card fic!
Pairing: Luke & Leia gen
Other: Set sometime between IV and V.
Excerpt: Right now she was trying to teach him how to play a card game from Alderaan. Well, trying was what she'd say, but the fact of the matter was that he was very good at it and had already beaten her twice.
Prompt: flareonfury's multifandom summer fic fest 2008: Katchoo/Francine, guitar, G, femslash
Excerpt: "It's called Francine, in G Minor, for Single Guitar," she said, laughing.
Length: 174 words
Prompt: ficondemand's first kiss meme: Super Mario Brothers, Bowser/Peach
Excerpt: Peach feels sorry for him, almost. He repeats the same patterns over and over, reaching for something he can never have. She wishes she didn't have to be in the middle of this fantasy he keeps rebuilding, but she understands the need for fantasy.
Title: four-footed friend
Length: 977 words
Prompt: Why does Pascal have to hide from Mother Gothel? for esotaria
Pairing: Rapunzel, Gothel, Pascal gen
Excerpt: But this was too big to be a spider. Whatever it was, it had settled onto a shelf at about waist-level, and it was glaring at her fiercely. It was small and green and rather cute, now that it wasn't trying to surprise her.
Title: golden thread
Length: 942 words
Prompt: Flynn asks Rapunzel's dad for permission to marry her (whether she proposed to him or he proposed to her is up to you) for esotaria
Pairing: Flynn and the king gen; Flynn/Rapunzel, minor king/queen
Other: Movie spoilers.
Excerpt: His daughter had grown up without him. Really grown up. And now there was more proof standing in front of him in the earnest eyes of a former conman.
Title: horse nonsense
Length: 787 words
Prompt: Maximus finds true love for esotaria
Pairing: Rapunzel/Flynn, Maximus/OC horse
Other: Movie spoilers.
Excerpt: She ignored him, munching placidly on her hay or at one point, simply pressing herself into the far wall, as far away from him as possible. Maximus was confused and swiftly heartbroken. She was the prettiest horse he'd ever seen, but wouldn't give him the time of day. And here he knew he was the handsomest one in the stables. Their riders were soon to be mated, so why shouldn't they?
Title: land on your feet
Length: 927 words
Prompt: What if a spell turned Pascal and Maximus into people? for esotaria
Pairing: Flynn/Rapunzel; mostly Pascal gen
Other: AU as per prompt.
Excerpt: The story didn't seem half as romantic if you added in Pascal, so usually they left him out when they were retelling the tale of how Rapunzel's tears brought Eugene back to life. The witch was vanquished, the young thief bleeding out upon the floor, and then suddenly there was a ten-year-old butt-naked on the floor, interrupting the tender moment with his crossed eyes and flailing limbs.
Title: never love without giving
Length: 491 words
Prompt: Christmas card fic!
Excerpt: "--Don't know, Maximus," the person was saying. Eugene, it was Eugene! She crept closer. "I mean, what could I possibly give her that she doesn't have already?"
Length: 370 words
Prompt: Tangled, Rapunzel/Eugene, boredom for esotaria
Excerpt: "We could play a game. The handsome prince rescues the beautiful princess with a kiss." He buffed his nails on his shirt, clearly pleased with the idea.
Length: 401 words
Prompt: fic-or-treat: Tarzan, Tarzan/Jane, love blooming for brokengem
Pairing: Tarzan/Jane established (post-movie)
Excerpt: That was never as easy as Jane would like, but eventually she found him down by a favored watering hole with Turk and Tantor. When she explained what she wanted, he looked thoughtful for a moment, but then grabbed her hand and vaulted off into a trees with her.
Length: 467 words
Prompt: porn_battle: Tarzan (Disney), Tarzan/Jane, Victorian undergarments
Other: PG for sexual implications
Excerpt: She didn't mind anything at all. She'd traded formality for familiarity and the heaviness of a skirt for the heaviness of Tarzan's hand on her thigh.
Title: Where the Wild Things Are
Length: 816 words
Prompt: 31_days: 4 Oct 08 // where the wild things are
Pairing: OMC/Jane; Jane gen
Excerpt: When she is eight, Jane is caught climbing trees with her male cousins and her mother's verbal lashing is the strongest reprimand she can ever remember receiving. Soon she will be putting on her gloves and going out into society, her mother says. It is not a young woman's place to climb trees and rush about through the town. She will be a lady.
Prompt: International Day of Femslash 2008
Excerpt: "Two sweet girls," the woman said fondly. "My sister is one of you, too. And we overcharge unmercifully here. You should be able to celebrate happily."
Title: Giving In
Length: 137 words
Prompt: comment_fic: Tenchi, Ryoko/Tenchi, sake
Other: PG-13 for drunkenness and sexual themes
Excerpt: Tomorrow, he'd say he was drunk, because he was Tenchi, responsible to a fault, and there were others who'd see this as a betrayal.
Length: 122 words
Prompt: Three-Sentence Fic-a-thon: Time Traveler's Wife, Clare, waiting for Henry to come back to her
Other: Spoilers for end of book.
Excerpt: Clare lived waiting, breathed waiting, said the word "waiting" until it retained no meaning anymore, just the heavy emptiness of no Henry.
Length: 184 words
Prompt: Three-Sentence Fic-a-thon: Time Traveler's Wife, Alba, her first time
Pairing: Alba gen; Henry/Clare
Other: PG for discussion of death.
Excerpt: The first time she sees her father die, she's only three and she thinks it must be a dream.
Title: a day brightener
Length: 251 words
Prompt: Given a character/pairing, I will write something about them set during precanon: Daine
Pairing: Daine gen
Excerpt: She pressed her face into Cloud's neck and the mare snorted a little. I don't know why you let it bother you, the horse said.
Title: the world's more full of weeping
Length: 186 words
Prompt: Given a character, I will write something about them in precanon: Buri & Thayet
Pairing: Buri gen
Excerpt: Sometimes, Buri thought, it would be easier if Thayet were more like the princesses she'd heard of in other countries, spoiled and whiny girls who didn't much appreciate their accidents of birth.
Pairing: Woody/Bo; Buzz; OMC
Excerpt: The first time that Andy found Woody and Bo next to each other, he thought he'd done it himself, on accident.
Title: Introducing Buffalo Billy
Length: 508 words
Prompt: Kid!fic for tyy_tad: Woody/Jessie.
Pairing: Buzz/Jessie; Woody/Jessie (sort of)
Other: Small spoilers for TS3.
Excerpt: The little cowboy doll struck a pose with his finger guns extended. He was drowning in an overlarge cowboy hat that hid most of his red hair.
Length: 238 words
Prompt: 31_days: 18 Oct 08 // the magic bullet
Pairing: Vash gen
Other: PG for discussion of suicide
Excerpt: Sometimes Vash thinks that he should give up looking-- looking for his brother, looking for that "love and peace" he tends to preach about-- but he's so used to searching that he doesn't know how to quit, or what he would do if he did.
Title: Full of Mercy
Length: 267 words
Prompt: 31days_06: 23 // the gangster and the priest can never meet
Pairing: Wolfwood gen
Excerpt: He's not calm, not at all now, and though Vash is sometimes insomniac he wonders if Wolfwood sleeps at all.
Title: Tell Me
Length: 3261 words
Prompt: yuri_challenge: Milly/Meryl - believe - "please tell me something I already know"
Pairing: Milly/Meryl; Meryl/Vash
Excerpt: Meryl's hand is on Milly's belly, pressed lightly against the skin, and her skinny thighs are pressed against the back of Milly's legs, and Milly will be absolutely, completely content-- If only she knows Meryl is, too.
Title: a soft white damn
Length: 687 words
Prompt: clampkink: TRC Hideki/Chii (it can either be Celes!verse or just an AU) - first meeting
Other: Celes!verse; makes the assumption that if Chii is Fai and Yuui's mother, then Hideki must be their father.
Excerpt: Irritably, he'd slipped out of the palace, pulling his hood up over his head and crunching through the snow, lost in thought. He almost missed seeing her there, among the rubbish, pale hand falling onto glittering snow.
Title: Almost Love
Length: 262 words
Prompt: 365_characters; 52_flavours: 07. approximately the same kind and density
Other: Companion piece to Syaoran.
Excerpt: Sakura knows he is keeping something from her; she can see it in the glances he doesn't give her, carefully, when she remembers something from her past.
Title: Bah Humbug, Saith the Ninja
Length: 686 words
Prompt: Christmas 2008 theme: Christmas is for lovers; Kurogane/Fai for evercool
Pairing: slight Kurogane/Fai; implied Syaoran/Sakura
Excerpt: Traveling made it hard to keep track of time. It was one season in one place, a month in another, and it was no surprise that Christmas had sneaked up on them, because in the country before this one, it had been mid-summer.
Title: Begin to Bloom
Length: 178 words
Prompt: no_true_pair: Watanuki and Sakura with the title, "By Any Other Name"
Pairing: Watanuki and Sakura gen; Syaoran/Sakura implied
Other: Tsubasa spoilers
Excerpt: She had done what she had to; she would never regret it. But she was glad to have Watanuki here to talk to. Real or not-- he never seemed quite sure of his own existence-- he was here, and he listened to her, and tried to help.
Length: 577 words
Pairing: Fai gen
Other: In continuity with other 365_characters sketches.
Excerpt: If Fai ever wearies of being able to read people, he'll never mention it. He is certainly never weary of hiding, of illusion, of redirection.
Title: fall in like
Length: 866 words
Prompt: clampkink: TRC, Piffle Nokoru/Tomoyo, friendly sex.
Pairing: Nokoru/Tomoyo; Tomoyo/Sakura
Other: PG-13 for sex.
Excerpt: Nokoru has been charming women since he knew how to talk. Tomoyo has never fallen for it. She laughs behind her hand and they talk about everything but business, because they respect each other more than that. When they do talk about the company, it is at work, and not in her bedroom with their heads inclined together; they always look like children sharing secrets. Their smiles match.
Prompt: International Day of Femslash 2008: I know you said no KuroFai, but... what if they were both girls?
Other: PG-13 for sex
Excerpt: Sometimes Kurogane thought she should have been born male.
Length: 783 words
Prompt: mathombox: Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle: Fai or Syaoran
Pairing: Fai gen; Sakura; Syaoran; Syaoran/Sakura implied
Excerpt: But the feather was being elusive and Syaoran was beginning to wear under the strain. Fai saw the wrinkles in the corners of his eyes, so before dawn on a rest day, he woke the boy quietly and used gestures to get him to come outside.
Title: Fly True
Prompt: wtf27: 8. high school AU
Pairing: Syaoran/Sakura, slight Eriol/Sakura
Excerpt: Mokona said that the feather was somewhere in the school. It had boinked quite loudly, in fact, and Kurogane jumped several feet in the air. He was uneasy, he said, because nothing was trying to kill him yet. Fai had told him not to worry about it, but about three minutes later Kurogane saved him from being crushed under the crosstown bus.
Length: 885 words
Prompt: 31_days: 2 Oct 09 // Thus spring begins
Pairing: Kurogane gen; Syaoran/Sakura implied
Other: Spoilers for end of series. Jossed by epilogue.
Excerpt: She had one delicate hand curled around her tea, the other resting on the bottom of the cup, and she looked up at him and tilted her head to the side and said, "Spring is here."
Title: I Like You
Prompt: clampanonmeme: Mokona/Fai, I LIKE YOU.
Pairing: Mokona/Fai. No, really.
Excerpt: "It may be Kuro-rin that Mokona sits with in the day, but Mokona likes Fai at night," it said to him one night as they were preparing supper.
Length: 222 words
Prompt: clampanonmeme: Kurogane and Sakura, guiding me home.
Pairing: Kurogane gen
Excerpt: Kurogane felt like, somehow, she was guiding him back home. Even though they'd gone to Japan and beyond, he was still heading in the right direction.
Title: Just a Taste
Prompt: What if Fai decided he liked being a vampire?
Pairing: Kurogane gen
Excerpt: But he had fangs. Kurogane would remember that. He kept his eyes level and stood firmly in front of the door.
Pairing: Kurogane gen
Other: Just a character sketch.
Excerpt: Originally he just wanted to get this done, to go home, to return to his black-and-white world and be Kurogane, in service to Princess Tomoyo. But now his black and white has all these gray spots in it.
Length: 583 words
Prompt: no_true_pair: Watanuki and Syaoran: telling stories
Pairing: Syaoran/Sakura (x3 lol); Watanuki gen
Excerpt: It was the weirdest family reunion in any of the related worlds-- Syaoran, and Sakura, and Syaoran and Syaoran and Sakura and Sakura. And Watanuki.
Length: 433 words
Prompt: clampanonmeme: Sakura/Kurogane please? :) Can be fluffy or angsty.
Pairing: Kurogane/Sakura; small mentions of Syaoran/Sakura and Kurogane/Fai
Other: AU. R for explicit sex.
Excerpt: His hands crept over her as delicately as the brush of wind. If it weren't for her soft sighs one might doubt he was touching at all.
Title: make love with our hands
Length: 410 words
Prompt: clonefic, hands for lady_kikyou
Pairing: Real!Syaoran/Real!Sakura; Clone!Syaoran/Clone!Sakura
Other: Spoilers for end of series. PG for angst/themes.
Excerpt: He touches her all the time. At first, it is in the manner of new lovers, always desperate to be near each other, to reassure themselves that the beloved actually exists. But as time goes on, it's more of a rope, more of a lifeline.
Title: nothing keeps
Length: 561 words
Prompt: fic_promptly: Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicles, any, any
Pairing: slight Touya/Yukito; mentioned Syaoran/Sakura; mostly Touya, Yukito, and Sakura gen.
Other: Spoilers for end of series.
Excerpt: It was like his sister had gone away and become a new person.
Title: Picking Feathers Off
Length: 264 words
Pairing: group gen
Prompt: 31_days_exchnge: 24. next comes the realist phase; Kuro, Fai, Syaoran, Sakura: at world's end for amorphic
Other: dystopian AU
Excerpt: They've been in worlds like this, worlds where Tokyo lay dark and fallow and sandy and lost.
Length: 373 words
Prompt: 31_days: 23 Oct 09 // As if tired from their pilgrimage
Pairing: Syaoran-tachi; Syaoran mostly; mention of Syaoran/Sakura
Other: spoilers for end of series.
Excerpt: Nevertheless, the solemn-faced, polite, young man who asked the questions never seemed to get the answers he was looking for, no matter what direction he was sent in the world, to mages or philosophers or scientists.
Title: Sacrifice For Your Country
Length: 1417 words
Prompt: clampanonmeme: Touya/Yukito. Remember that scene in Cardcaptor Sakura when Touya sacrificed his powers for Yue? LET'S SEE IT HAPPEN AGAIN IN AU.
Other: AU set in Clow Country.
Excerpt: He remembered the hard line of Yuki's mouth, the furrow of his brow, the whisper of the prayers at the king's funeral-- but mosty he remembered the weariness that poured off the young high priest.
Title: Sing Me Home
Length: 247 words
Prompt: springkink: Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle, Fai/Sakura: letting one's guard down; behaving naturally - Fai speaking his native language for/to Sakura when they're alone
Excerpt: Fai has always been good with languages; it's another skill born of needful deception.
Title: Sleep Well
Prompt: 50fantastic: 2. and Tsubasa! Sakura and Fai ^^ (I prefer not pairing, but whatever ^^;)
Pairing: Fai gen
Excerpt: I am a boy, a boy pretending not to be a dangerous magician, a boy pretending that Ashura will never wake.
Length: 506 words
Prompt: 31days_06: 26 // in 'rocky iv,' does rocky win?
Pairing: TRC!alternateworld!Meiling and Syaoran gen
Excerpt: They've only been in this world for ten minutes before the petite Chinese girl catches up with Syaoran and grabs his arm, whining something about his habit to slip off when she isn't looking.
Other: Just a character sketch, really.
Excerpt: It won't ever be that smile again, not like old times, but Syaoran is more than grateful just to grace her presence, like he always is.
Title: The Journey is the (Only) Thing
Length: 2519 words
Prompt: Post!apocalyptic AU with Fai, Kurogane, Subaru, or Yuuko for soleil_et_pluie
Pairing: Fai gen
Other: Full AU. R for onscreen corpse.
Excerpt: He couldn't remember the names of a lot of places now. He wasn't sure why it bothered him so much, not to remember. Perhaps it was simply that there was no one to tell him. He was alone.
Title: The Words I Didn't Write
Length: 920 words
Prompt: 31_days: 6 Oct 09 // they whisper, "Goodbye, goodbye," in a falling mist
Pairing: slight Touya/Yukito; C!Syaoran/C!Sakura implied - set in the reincarnated-clones world
Other: Title from Dickinson.
Excerpt: The little glass tube was deceptively light in Touya's hands. Something in it glowed, but he wouldn't let himself look too closely.
Title: Thousand Natural Shocks
Prompt: clampanonmeme: Sakura/Fai, genderswitch.
Pairing: male!Sakura/female!Fai, mentions of f!Syaoran/m!Sakura
Other: PG-13 for sexual references. I did change all the pronouns, so don't get confused.
Excerpt: Watanuki thought she was dying, and Sakura couldn't reassure her. He reached out, but his cloak was somehow too heavy for him to move. He couldn't breathe.
Title: To Creep as Well as Soar
Length: 436 words
Prompt: clampanonmeme: Dr. Kyle/Xing Huo. Something funny, like... having tea together while FWR is occupied peeping at people, and maybe they mention the fact that their boss is a creep?
Pairing: slight Kyle/Xing Huo
Other: This did not turn out funny at all. Warnings for violent imagery, PG.
Excerpt: So the best that they can do between them is this man, grown old and crusty in his hate and anger. Neither of them love him, and worst of all, he knows.
Title: To Dream, To Sleep
Length: 239 words
Prompt: 31_days_exchnge: 16. the damnation business
Other: Spoilers for recent chapters; stylistic experimentation
Excerpt: He dreamed of her, and he thought he would dream of her for the rest of his (short, short) life.
Length: 456 words
Prompt: Kill Bella, please, for andymere.
Other: PG for character death
Excerpt: Alice once told Bella that they all loved her for Edward's sake. But in the end they all loved her for herself and Alice won't speak to him, can't speak to him, through the sobbing.
Length: 661 words
Prompt: femslash_today's Cold Snap Winter Porn Battle: Twilight, Alice/Bella, crossdressing/virginity
Other: NC-17 for explicit sex; crossdressing
Excerpt: "Should I call you Andrew?" she asks, drinking in Alice's angular form, the easy way she slouches into teenage manhood. Her short hair is mussed and the whole thing is somehow exceptionally titillating.
Title: Four Letters Bella Never Wrote, and One She Never Mailed
Length: 826 words
Other: not canon compliant
Excerpt: Hey Jess, thanks for the great time dress-shopping last week. I know you're having a hard time believing it, but nothing happened between me and Edward.
Title: Five Times Claire Ran to Quil
Length: 970 words
Excerpt: "Don't play in the forest," Quil said. He wouldn't come over either.
Length: 3019 words, divided into 24 short ficlets
Prompt: femslash100's Around the Clock challenge (all 24 prompts)
Pairing: Alice/Bella; Edward/Bella
Other: PG for vague account of multilation and death
Excerpt: Edward knows. Of course he does. He told Bella once that there were no secrets among the Cullens. He wasn't joking. There could be no secrets unless he was our secret-keeper.
Title: If Death Be Not Division
Length: 392 words
Prompt: twilightkink: Edward takes out his frustrations on Bella; 31_days_exchnge: 13. if death be not division
Other: PG-13 for sex
Excerpt: Edward knows that Bella is his life; he doesn't see how he could be someone else's life. He's just Edward, he's already dead.
Length: 565 words
Other: Vague spoilers for book 3, Jossed by book 4.
Excerpt: The time draws near and one by one, they try to talk her out of it. They appeal to the part of her that is still a little human, but she is already one of them, in everything but the details.
Title: Marking Years
Length: 412 words
Prompt: 31_days: 10 Oct 09 // only violets remain; starlightfairy2: Carlise/Esme, birthdays (changed to anniversaries)
Pairing: Carlisle/Esme; mentions of Emmett/Rosalie
Other: Reference to interview canon (Esme's first husband).
Excerpt: Every couple of decades, Esme plans a wedding. That's what she's talked Rosalie down to.
Length: 131 words
Prompt: Three-Sentence Fic-a-thon:Twilight, Bella, Go Ask Alice
Pairing: Edward/Bella mentioned; Bella gen
Other: PG for dark themes
Excerpt: Sometime in the twenty-third century Bella begins to wonder if vampirism is a dream, an addiction, the ultimate desire.
Length: 632 words
Prompt: 31_days: 3 Oct 08 // forever
Other: PG-13 for death; childbirth; stillbirth
Excerpt: Breaking Dawn AU. After she lost the baby, Bella belonged to all of the Cullens in a way she didn't before. Sure, she was part of the family-- a sister, a daughter-- but first she had been his.
Length: 210 words
Prompt: comment_fic: Twilight, Rosalie/Belle, the line between hate and love
Pairing: Rosalie/Bella; Edward/Bella and Emmett/Rosalie implied
Other: PG-13 for sexual themes
Excerpt: Bella was not pregnant long enough to make Rosalie happy.
Length: 1003 words
Prompt: twilightkink: Aro/Edward. Aro agrees to let Edward kill himself, on one condition...
Pairing: Aro/Edward; Edward/Bella
Other: R for explicit sex
Excerpt: "You must let me touch you first," he says, looking into Edward's eyes, his crimson irises oddly bright, and Edward knows that he means more than a simple touch. The man's mind is full of sweat and sex and desire.
Title: Three Things Alice Knew
Length: 180 words
Prompt: meme: three things from my personal fanon about: Alice
Pairing: Alice gen
Other: not canon compliant
Excerpt: She talks to the dead, her mother says to the neighbors, her voice hushed, and that's how she knows, that little devil child, what has her father done.
Excerpt: "I can't marry you," I said, turning away from the statue of his visage. The cold marble of his face shattered behind me-- I didn't need to look to know.
Title: the wild bird's abiding place
Length: 436 words
Prompt: femslash100's IDoF 2010 Drabblethon: Twilight, Leah/Bella, face
Pairing: Leah/Bella; canon pairings mentioned
Other: Somewhat non-consensual. PG-13. Post New Moon AU.
Excerpt: Leah is always coiled tight; she reminds Bella more of a big cat than a wolf, but Bella never mentions it (she likes not having her face clawed off).
Title: our hearts are drunk
Length: 143 words
Prompt: fic_promptly: Usotsuki Lily, En, beautiful
Excerpt: There's no doubt in his mind that she is the truly pretty one between them.
Title: Around Her Little Finger
Length: 281 words
Prompt: porn_battle: Dean/Triana, dominatrix.
Other: There's no sex. Really. I suck at porn_battle. PG for sexual themes.
Excerpt: "My son!" he said expansively, downing another cup of coffee and slapping Dean on the back. "Got lucky last night, I take it? I recognize the shell-shock. You're surprised you're so good, eh?"
Title: Dean in Wonderland
Length: 445 words
Prompt: fic-or-treat: Math & Candy (Venture Bros., preferably starring a constumed Dean and Hank and Triana) for oystermato
Other: Set S3; therefore spoilers for S3.
Excerpt: "Why do I always have to be the one in the dress?" Dean whined.
Title: Not A Date I Swear
Length: 1297 words
Prompt: 31_days: 21 Oct 09 // In the midst of this world/ we stroll along the roof of hell/ gawking at flowers; bright autumn, Dean/Triana for oystermato
Pairing: Dean/Triana; mostly gen
Other: AU in that this should be S4 Halloween due to events mentioned, but it has a S3 feel.
Excerpt: Triana sighed, setting down the book and turning off her music. "I remember, Dad. Don't you have a spirit to decant or something?"
Length: 77 words
Prompt: 3-sentence porn: Triana/Dean
Other: PG for sexuality
Excerpt: Dean was pretty sure that he was too good for pity sex that came with a lot of unironic eye-rolling.
Title: Too: Five Female Villains Dr. Girlfriend Number-Twoed For
Prompt: International Day of Femslash 2008: Five female villains Dr. Girlfriend number-twoed for. Yuri undertones, please!
Pairing: Dr. Girlfriend/various OFCs
Other: PG for themes
Excerpt: Kitten picked at the ridiculously revealing decolletage of her number-two costume and nodded, making a mental note, while trying to seem smart and attentive, though not attentive enough to be a threat to Felinia's dominance. Things had seemed so complicated back then. She thought she had something to prove.
Title: Three Ways that Thaddeus Venture Dies
Other: Set directly after/during 3x02 The Doctor Is Sin.
Excerpt: The square glasses are coming back into style again, right? And turquoise?
Length: 167 words
Prompt: Three-Sentence Fic-a-thon: WALL*E, WALL*E/EVE, daughter of invention
Other: Ridiculously fluffy.
Excerpt: So he finds pieces of metal here and there and she scrapes through boards and sockets and old electronic junk, searching for the right sparks, the right connections, the right pieces to build something completely new.
Title: Make Our Own Mayhem
Prompt: femmeslash's 10,000 Lilies Porn Battle: Whip It!, Bliss/Pash, summer
Pairing: Bliss/Pash; mentioned Bliss/Oliver
Other: PG for sexual references.
Excerpt: The summer before college they decide to try lesbianism, because they've heard about LUG ("lesbians until graduation, Pash, you act like you never get out of Bodeen, geez") and decide that the best way to be cool is to be ahead of the crowd.
Title: no words for hate and a million words for love
Length: 370 words
Prompt: clampkink: Wish, Kokuyo/Hisui, Hisui riding Kokuyo
Pairing: Kokuyo/Hisui; Shuichiro/Kohaku mentioned
Other: R for sex. By the conventions of the Tokyopop translation, I am referring to Hisui with female pronouns and Kokuyo with male pronouns.
Excerpt: Hisui chuckled, low in her throat, and Kokuyo reached up with both hands to brush her hair out of her face. He left his hand there on her cheek, thumb right under her eye, fingers tangled in her long hair.
Title: Waiting Games
Length: 374 words
Prompt: clampanonmeme: What did Koryuu do for 100 years waiting for Kohaku?
Pairing: Kokuyo/Hisui, slight Koryuu/Kohaku (like canon)
Excerpt: "Privacy," he growled, slamming the door in Koryuu's face. The demon sighed. Kokuyo had been so much cooler before he'd fallen in love. What a drag.
Title: Job Hazards
Length: 185 words
Prompt: International Day of Femslash 2010: Working!!: the love triangle for tatics_x
Pairing: Saito/Yachiyo unrequited; Yachiyo/Kyoko
Excerpt: Smoking is not healthy, but that doesn't stop Saito. He needs something to do with his hands while Yachiyo's fingertips are on Kyoko's forearm.
Title: a lady is an attitude
Length: 199 words
Prompt: Awesome Ladies Ficathon: Young Wizards, Carmela, saving the universe
Pairing: Carmela gen
Other: Some spoilers for WaW.
Excerpt: She doesn't need magic to save the universe; quick wit and a favorite hairdryer-like object will do.
Length: 141 words
Prompt: writing_game: Player's choice: gaol +1 steady +3
Pairing: Kit and OC gen
Other: Kit/Nita implied
Excerpt: "I don't understand how you can be so calm about this. They said they're going to execute us in the morning."
Title: For Life's Sake
Length: 623 words
Pairing: Kit/Nita, Roshaun/Dairine
Other: Mentions of character death. Spoilers for "Wizards at War."
Excerpt: She is twenty-five when they get married and take their honeymoon in Mexico. No one is surprised when they get an urgent summons from the local wizards and they spend most of their vacation trying to convince a volcano not to erupt. Just your usual wizard's holiday.
Length: 98 words
Prompt: writing_game: X Prompt: eXcalibur +3
Pairing: Kit and Nita gen
Excerpt: Neets, didn't you ever want to be a knight when you were little?
Length: 1593 words
Prompt: myriadwords ficathon: "The cats are in trouble again." AND "Nita and Kit as no-longer-young wizards."
Pairing: Kit/Nita married
Other: mentions of character death
Excerpt: "There's a million things out there alive! The stars are singing to the dawn and the grass is waking and the trees are planning their day. How long has it been, Nita, since we've done something to help them?"
Title: Perfect Storm
Length: 158 words
Prompt: writing_game: Wind in the Wires and Afraid +2
Pairing: Dairine gen
Other: mentions of character death
Excerpt: "I'm afraid," she told the tree, listening to the wind whip through its branches and across the telephone wires.
Length: 157 words
Prompt: writing_game: B Character: Battle-weary +2
Pairing: Nita and Kit gen
Other: character death
Excerpt: A wizard does not lie, and when Kit asks Nita if she is tired, she nods.
Title: Running Forward
Length: 741 words
Prompt: 31_days: 14 Oct 08 // the girl in question
Excerpt: It was this mindset that propelled Nita Callahan to Kit's doorstep on the first day of their last summer before college. She was wearing bright white cargo shorts and carrying the Manual under her arm, and she got all the way to the door before she remembered: Kit wasn't here.
Title: Small-Scale Bribery
Length: 102 words
Prompt: writing_game: Player's choice: bribe +2
Pairing: Kit and Ponch gen
Excerpt: The thing was, as Ponch's intelligence grew, so did his skill at extortion.
Title: So You Want to Be
Length: 2119 words
Prompt: Yuletide 2008: Dairine Callahan for astrophelstella
Pairing: Dairine/Roshaun implied; mostly Dairine gen
Other: dark; main character death; spoilers for WaW
Excerpt: Dairine had been working as the children's librarian at the New York Public Library for seven years when Roshaun walked through the door.
Title: The Sun
Length: 2290 words
Prompt: myriadwords ficathon: "Holidays at the Callahans/Rodriguezes, sometime in the future."
Pairing: Kit/Nita married, Roshaun/Dairine implied
Other: Mentioned character death. Spoilers for "Wizards at War."
Excerpt: It had been better than fifteen years since Dairine had seen Roshaun. In fact, she had just celebrated her twenty-ninth birthday not long before. It was somewhat still discomfiting to see the age difference in the appearance of the Sun King on the doorstep.
Title: understand the cosmos but never the ego
Length: 256 words
Prompt: fic_promptly: Author's Choice, Author's Choice, Slow Life (Michael Swanwick)
Pairing: slight Dairine/Roshaun
Other: Spoilers for Wizards at War.
Excerpt: Dairine's 'children' are as stubborn and single-minded as she can be, at times.
Title: wider than the sky
Length: 481 words
Prompt: fic_promptly: Author's Choice, Author's Choice, "Telepathy isn't like a phone call or a letter."
Pairing: Kit/Nita established
Excerpt: I can almost taste your dinner, Nita thinks back to Kit, nose wrinkling. She's sitting in the window, reading and waiting for the spaghetti pot to boil. Is this important?
Title: Youth is Revolting
Length: 1345 words
Pairing: Nick/Sheeni; Nick/Bernice; mostly Nick gen
Other: A coda to the movie, which felt oddly unfinished. PG for language, slight sexual themes.
Excerpt: Nick has been in juvenile hall for a week when Sheeni sends him a letter. She's breaking up with him.
Title: Dusty Rooms
Prompt: 31days_06: 27 // we see a thousand rooms at rest
Pairing: Yami and Yugi gen
Excerpt: Sometimes when Yugi dreams he wanders through Yami's mind. He doesn't think that Yami knows; there are a thousand rooms, all quiet, that Yami never enters.
Title: Halloween with the Kaibas
Length: 4485 words
Prompt: Fate's fanfic challenge #2: Seto chews bubble gum, wears face paint, and tutus make an appearance.
Pairing: gen for the most part; joke pairings
Excerpt: Seto stood stiffly and made no reply. He chewed his gum vigorously instead, making him look like a tall, gothic cow on its cud. Ryou, who was unhappily standing close enough that he could feel the former priest's icy aura, shivered and noticed a strong smell of peanut butter for some reason.
Title: Stepping Forward
Length: 280 words
Prompt: Icon prompt for sky_pirate_tat.
Pairing: slight Ryou/Bakura; mostly Ryou gen
Excerpt: Maybe it will be pointless in the end, but Ryou always hopes that there's a little bit of himself in Bakura.
Title: Winner Takes All
Length: 232 words
Prompt: comment_fic: Yu-Gi-Oh!, Yami/Kaiba, rivals
Pairing: slight Kaiba/Yami
Other: slightly nonconsensual; PG for themes
Excerpt: He presses the other Yugi up against the wall and watches his eyes widen for a moment before he kisses him roughly, teeth against teeth, biting at the other's bottom lip.
Length: 84 words
Prompt: 3-sentence fic: Kurama/anyone; genderbent lesbians
Excerpt: Kurama knows that Yusuke looks at her, but she's been raised to be polite and she doesn't mention it.
Length: 82 words
Prompt: 3-sentence fic meme: Kuwabara/cats; morning
Pairing: Kuwabara gen
Excerpt: When Kuwabara wakes up, it is to the dull pain of a sandpaper tongue on his bruised forehead.
Fandom: Yu Yu Hakusho
Length: 56 words
Prompt:3-sentence fic: Genkai/ genderbent Toguro; we're on a boat
Pairing: Genkai/ genderbent Toguro
Other: PG for inexplicit sexuality.
Excerpt: They flirt as much as they fight and sometimes it feels like the same thing.