Kaethe Airlia
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Joined 10-06-01, id: 118129, Profile Updated: 08-21-12
Author has written 80 stories for General, General, Fantasy, Song, Humor, Love, Humor, Life, Fantasy, Friendship, Nature, School, Supernatural, and Horror.

Writing since: Forever ago

Favorite poet: Edna St. Vincent Millay

Favorite Quote: If it's stupid, but works, it isn't stupid.


Recommendations from a while ago(in no particular order, of course):

One Year of Pretense, by Yisa

A Maid's Love, also by Yisa

Princes are Evil, by Ranting Forever n Rambling On

And Then She Met the President's Son, by Tessandra

Kidnapped, by birdytamel

Daughter of the Desert, by Alexia Goddess

Dragon's Gift, by Sati

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Beneath the Darkness: Memoirs of the Fallen by Flutterlove reviews
Hades and Persephone. No kidnappings. No forced marriages. Sometimes love and desire go hand in hand. "We are but two dreamers in a reality that refuses us." ON HIATUS due to an extremely busy schedule at the moment, but I'm working on it, I swear.
Fiction: Mythology - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,486 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 5/14/2010 - Published: 8/7/2006
The Cynic's Creed by louragan reviews
A reposting. She writes to a stranger via poetry in library books and learns what it means to speak, to love, and to be alive.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 12 - Words: 54,489 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 138 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 10/1/2007 - Published: 9/30/2007 - Complete
Fisher of Men by Werecat99 reviews
Remember that old Bible saying: Come with me and I'll make you Fisher of Men. A twist of the old myth.
Fiction: Mythology - Rated: K - English - Humor/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 486 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 6 - Published: 2/16/2003
Roads to NOWHERE by Teenage Dreamer reviews
'The girl was not a creature of darkness and dust; she was an inhabitant of the world of light. But, she had grown up in this place. . . . where only a lucky few left with happy endings, and where most roads lead to nowhere' ~Prologue
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,802 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 2/16/2002 - Published: 2/15/2002
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Short Bits reviews
A collection of micro poetry. NEW Transcendence, Maybe; Hope; Grief; Sorrow
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 85 - Words: 2,764 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 11/14/2009 - Published: 11/6/2005
From a girl to her cat
because Shakespeare said to "give sorrow words"
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Family/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 146 - Published: 11/14/2009 - Complete
What I Cannot Be
My love is not the silver-white of snow
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 117 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/2/2008 - Complete
Surrogate
I freeze on the steps of the apartment Stopped between the seconds As my keys twist in the lock and I’m braced to kick open the door. Baby is crying again
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 261 - Published: 2/6/2008 - Complete
December Second
A single second of December second in Boston
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 69 - Published: 12/2/2007 - Complete
My father told me once of digging through
A sonnet
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 125 - Published: 10/29/2007 - Complete
Branded
Darling, darling, I feel your featherlight touches up and down my arms as we lie entwined together.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 137 - Published: 10/29/2007 - Complete
Graffiti
I gaze at the wall, And fight the urge to smooth my hand along its pitted surface.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 132 - Published: 10/5/2007 - Complete
Black Duck Velvet reviews
Paper patterns at the window Suffuse the room in antique yellow
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 114 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/23/2007 - Complete
After and Before Places reviews
Ballet, tap, jazz, hiphop, modern, lyrical, aerial, whatever. . . This is why we torture our feet and bodies, this is why we grasp for perfect control.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 241 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/28/2007 - Complete
Pianoman
He was just the guy in the background, playing music for the patrons as they sipped their drinks
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 108 - Published: 2/8/2007
Assignment
or, Spelling it Out. How one girl tackles her english classwork composing a love poem.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 166 - Published: 12/3/2006
The Creation of Terrafaye
How one poeple of the land of Terrafaye explains the creation of their world
Poetry: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Supernatural/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 800 - Published: 12/3/2006 - Complete
Deception is Sweet, Betrayal is Sweeter reviews
She knew she shouldn't let a stranger walk her home, but his voice was velvet and sin in her ears.
Fiction: Horror - Rated: T - English - Romance/Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 577 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/17/2006 - Complete
Prima Dell'alba reviews
The last vestiges of daylight vanish beyond the horizon: the hours of stars begin. . .
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 249 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/5/2006
I n c o m p l e t e n e s s reviews
"We cut ourselves, divide ourselves, into hundreds of pieces - expecting each component to function as it did when it was part of a whole. . ." (Rated for disturbing imagery)
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 479 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/5/2006
Thoughts reviews
Half-asleep thoughts, lying in bed
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 63 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/20/2006
Challenge
When someone takes on their friends' destructive habits to prove something, something is seriously wrong
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 309 - Published: 1/20/2006
Mist in the Morning reviews
She floated on the wind, having nothing else to do...
Fiction: Supernatural - Rated: K - English - Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 604 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/28/2005
Musings reviews
A series of short (and possibly not so short) stories revolving around a teenaged wannabe fantasy author and her muse(s) while she tries to write her first novel. WIP
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 1,487 - Reviews: 1 - Updated: 11/28/2005 - Published: 5/21/2005
A Randomness Alphabet Type Poem reviews
A very weird, very random, almost e.e. cummingsinspired poem in iambic tetrameter. Blame my easily distractable English class.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 692 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 11/21/2005 - Published: 10/12/2005 - Complete
Temptation reviews
Boredom during dinner at a fancy restaurant
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 79 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 11/21/2005
Boundaries
Sometimes, strange things happen. Sometimes, children are very strange
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 64 - Published: 11/21/2005
Seven Minutes to Midnight
Seven minutes are left on the clock, until midnight. . .
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 95 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/21/2005 - Complete
Staring Into the Night Revisited
A rewrite of one of my earlier poems, about just watching the night sky
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 169 - Published: 11/14/2005
Sounds
The sounds that I love, the lack of sound
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 178 - Published: 11/14/2005
Always
A little girl must always be ready. . .
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 91 - Published: 11/14/2005
Ballet Shoes reviews
Written partially due to the death of a fifteen-year-old from my dance studio in a recent car crash
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 121 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 11/10/2005
Lunchtime reviews
Based on Absolutely True Events. The twenty minutes I spent in lunch, before flying off to Biotechnology. (My school is insane)
Poetry: School - Rated: K - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 227 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/6/2005
Biotechnology reviews
Or Why I Should Not Write Poetry at 11 PM. Sadly enough, this was all inspired by true incidents in class
Poetry: School - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 222 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/6/2005
The Dance
I could have danced all night. . . just to stay with you
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 150 - Published: 10/18/2005
The Last Rose reviews
Oh, 'tis the last rose of summer. . .
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 77 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/18/2005
Wonderland
A barely-autobiographical poem, based on Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and my feelings about my experience in Japan. Slighly difficult to read because of total lack of punctuation
Poetry: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 408 - Published: 10/16/2005
Remembrance
I wish you would still whiper my name, but now you will not, I'm all to blame
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 309 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/16/2005
The Swan reviews
Isabella had had a gift for song, but left her soul in her music
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 155 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/15/2005
Darkness
The imaginings of what-may-be whislt waiting to be picked up.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 186 - Published: 10/14/2005
Miss Eleanor reviews
Somewhat snarky poem I wrote when upset with my cousin, though "cleverly" disguised
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 133 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/14/2005
Blue reviews
The color I'll always remember, the day in math I'll never forget
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 160 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/12/2005
Horrible reviews
I have horrible friends.
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 212 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/8/2005
Triolets reviews
A series of triolets that don't necessarily have anything to do with each other. Triolets are poems with the scheme ABaAabAB, with A and B being full lines and a and b just being rhyming lines. WIP
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 9 - Words: 541 - Reviews: 2 - Updated: 9/20/2005 - Published: 5/29/2005
Haunted Ballroom
For you, Puppet girl. . . .
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 187 - Published: 5/29/2005
Finding Our Way reviews
Hmmmm. . . Girl Scout poem my friend and I wrote for a bridging ceremony.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 152 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 5/26/2004
Song of the Warrior reviews
A poem (obviously. . .) about some random bloodstained warrior from some generic fantasy book. Heh.
Poetry: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 110 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/26/2004
Bastille
reflections upon a room.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 135 - Published: 4/22/2004
Quietus
A piece about a creature. Not particularly hard to guess.
Poetry: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 152 - Published: 4/15/2004
Elegy reviews
Lamentation for the one "who herself her quietus makes."
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 64 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/7/2004
Sliver of Moonlight
Slightly depressing lyrics to a song. I really hate writing the notes down. . . .
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 217 - Published: 1/19/2004
An Ocean's Eternity
Now that you are gone, I cannot help but wonder how my life will change. . .
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 120 - Published: 1/19/2004
Omoi
A found poem, using song lyrics. Omoi = thoughts, feelings
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,096 - Published: 1/11/2004
Senses reviews
Freestyle, a girl thinking about the person she may or may not be in love with, and trying to answer that question once and for all. Do you choose Head or Heart?
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 167 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 12/29/2003
Chancing It
Someone thinking about a love that, had their life gone any other way, they never would have had.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 130 - Published: 12/29/2003
Reborn: Dreams of Destiny reviews
Due to a raid on her village, Kaethe becomes the prisoner of a cat-eared damon. . .and his golden gaze seems very familiar, yet Kaethe swears that she hasn't seen it before. . . Ch 1 incomplete
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,312 - Reviews: 4 - Updated: 11/30/2003 - Published: 9/11/2003
Amnesiac reviews
Uh. . . slightly depressing song based on the idea of someone having amnesia and forgetting everything they were, everything they loved and hated and ever wanted to remember.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 269 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/13/2003
Plot Bunny Peril reviews
School project/allegory for writing. Watch the epic battle as an author struggles against her greatest enemy. Oooooooh. . . .
Fiction: Humor - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,546 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/21/2003
The Girl reviews
Four poems, WIP. Everyone watches, notices, and studies everybody else. An increasing spiral, starting with the Girl, of how only those in the center have the power to change the outside. Everyone else is helpless, caught in the web.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 466 - Reviews: 1 - Updated: 10/6/2003 - Published: 9/26/2003
Surreptitious Love reviews
Long before everyone else has woken, I climb to meet my secret, my love. . . *slight twist at the end*
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 90 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/6/2003
Regrets reviews
I like this poem. It's happy! *grins* It's sort-of like the thoughts of someone in a relationship thinking back on how they got into the relationship. For some strange reason, I kept thinking of Shel Silverstein's Pied Piper poem when writing this, mus
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 111 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/6/2003
Ode to a Penguin reviews
Exactly what the name implies. . . poem about a penguin. . . special because it's another poem dedicated to Beffig the Penguin!
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/6/2003
Sunset reviews
Twilight on a warm, rainy, long-ago summer's eve.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 106 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 9/26/2003
The Penguin Who Followed Me Home reviews
Late-night psychoness about the animal (penguin) obsession of one of my friends. Could be considered a sort-of "sequel" to the Monkeys poem
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 105 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 9/25/2003
Two Faces reviews
Which one is the real me? The girl on the outside from so long ago, or the one who burns inside my heart, yearning to be free from silver chains called "first impressions" . . . ?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 296 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/25/2003
Once and Again
Once, and again. I said I would only let my shortcomings haunt me twice. Then I would move on.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 77 - Published: 9/25/2003
For Always
Broken promises to a girl now growing up, who wants to help another.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 138 - Published: 9/25/2003
Gettysburg
Second of two poems written after a school trip to Washington DC and Gettysburg, PA
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 122 - Published: 9/25/2003
Arlington
First of two poems written after a school trip to Washington DC and Gettysburg, PA
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 85 - Published: 9/25/2003
Double reviews
Two voices are inside you, speaking even in your darkest moments
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 227 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/25/2003
Imagination reviews
What is it about tales of fantasy that draws us into their shimmering web?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 125 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/25/2003
Crazy Fairytale reviews
How would you like to live in a colorful fairytale world? So different from the grey reality you left behind?
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 170 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/25/2003
Demons and Angels reviews
Kyra's on a mission, find and protect a certain person - A.V.M. But the job is going to get complicated for Kyra as she's drawn into a celestial conflict about to come into the light for the first time in thousands of years. . .
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,482 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/2/2003
Alone reviews
Some thoughts.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 97 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/9/2002
Who Am I Now? reviews
Heart of a child, is that really me? But deep down inside, that child is free. . .
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 132 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/9/2002
The Rabbit, the Sun, and the Rain reviews
I was sick with the flu and had just read an evil book about talking bunnies with English accents for school when I wrote this. Please have mercy!!
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 519 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/8/2002
The Carousel reviews
A poem about the merry-go-round ponies.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 148 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/14/2001
I Never Want To Fall In Love reviews
what the title says. R/R Please!!
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 59 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 11/13/2001
Monkeys Monkeys Everywhere reviews
Insanity, dedicated to Molly, Spandex Queen and leader of the monkeys
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 92 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/13/2001
Staring Into the Night reviews
A poem about, well, exactly as the title says - Staring into the night.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 89 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/13/2001
I Can't Get Over It reviews
girl's feelings about what her friends want her to do and why she can't.my summaries suck so just read it!!
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/12/2001
Shades of Grey reviews
thoughts. read and review please
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 111 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 11/12/2001
What Friendship Is reviews
freestyle poem i did a while ago. sort of sad
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 113 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 11/11/2001
To the Playa, Who I Once Loved reviews
About a girl writing a poem/song to a boy who she liked long ago.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 363 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 11/11/2001
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