James Rain
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Joined 05-25-02, id: 218788
Author has written 43 stories for Horror, General, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, General, Humor, Action, Family, Life, Haiku, Humor, and Politics.

these 6 books should be read by everyone:

1. Lost Horizon by James Hilton
2. The Quiet American by Graham Greene
3. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
4. To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
5. The World According to Garp by John Irving
6. The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum

and see these movies,
Run, Lola, Run; 28 Days Later; Psycho; Rear Window; Vertigo; Midnight; Seven; Fight Club; House of Sand and Fog; Ben-Hur; Adaptation; Resavour Dogs; most non-Roger Moore James Bond flicks; Pulp Fiction; Dracula (the old one or the 1993 Winnona Ryder one); One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest; Ordinary People; The Magdelene Sisters; The School of Rock; the original Star Wars trilogy; can't think of any more

and watch the following programs on TV:

The first 5 seasons of Buffy the Vampire Slayer,
Angel
MI-5
Alias
Arrested Development
Simpsons(who hasn't seen this one)
Scrubs
Seinfeld(same as Simpsons)
Cheers
early Frasier
Keen Eddie

That is all

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The Ragewater Chronicles by Stormer reviews
An original fantasy story full of magicians, warriors, bitches + bastards, friends + foes, etc. Apologies for possible occasional (or frequent) crapivity. Just wanna post more and edit later :P
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 25 - Words: 67,448 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 5 - Updated: 2/4/2009 - Published: 12/14/2001
Jaws of Love by Carter Tachikawa reviews
What do you do when the person you love becomes your enemy? What if you were told that to save her along with the world, you'd have to kill her? Would you love her enough to do so? (Please R &R)
Fiction: Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Drama/Supernatural - Chapters: 15 - Words: 53,690 - Reviews: 207 - Favs: 15 - Updated: 10/28/2005 - Published: 11/21/2002
Their Zenith is Our Nadir by darkstar-rising reviews
I've tried to make almost everything in this poem symbolic. try to figure it all out,
Poetry: Politics - Rated: K - English - Fantasy/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 86 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 1/27/2004
Turn It Off by Elisha Long reviews
just commenting on what i see on tv
Poetry: Politics - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 224 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/26/2004
The Day Today by darkstar-rising reviews
a war poem, probably unfinished but i think it'll stay that way [i think of this as my great unfinished symphony]. i'll let you make your own minds up on it. i like it quite a bit.
Poetry: War - Rated: K - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 57 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/23/2004
Peace, eh? by Cheli Forever reviews
I apologise to all Canadians, myself included, for using this stereotype, but I needed to make a point. Sorry! Please read and review!
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 140 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/15/2004
Chocolate Smoke, wish i were dreaming by wingless reviews
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Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,090 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Published: 1/3/2004
Untitled by wingless reviews
thoughts about snow and life
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 215 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/1/2003
Television America by BloodBrother reviews
We all create our own reality.
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 200 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/8/2003
The World Tilts by AbstractTears reviews
A poem based on a dream I had. Slightly deppressing. R&R if you want.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 98 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/28/2003
So, What Were You Doing? by Raindare reviews
Upon seeing the date, 9/11/03, and realizing what that meant... Most of the "tributes" I've heard were either maudlin or jingoist. This is neither.
Poetry: War - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 75 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/12/2003
Last Night an Angel Came to Me by Erys reviews
What would you wish for?
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 378 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/20/2003
You and I by Jade6 reviews
How relationships and life outlooks change with time. Repost. Please R/R.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 243 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/2/2003
Weaver by Moonwinges reviews
A 12-year-old girl named Mayura is held captive after her village is burned. When she is released through the power of the moon, she must discover her mysterious past before it is too late!
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 5,885 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 6 - Updated: 2/16/2003 - Published: 12/19/2002
To Save A Kingdom by Jade6 reviews
When a kingdom is threatened a most unlikely combination of people will rise up to defend it. Please R/R!
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 22,966 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 4 - Updated: 12/13/2002 - Published: 11/7/2002
Social Meatloaf by Mirrorwind reviews
It's ideas like socialization of youth that make me glad I'm a weirdo.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 129 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/2/2002
Salt by j.e. falton reviews
No Summary Provided
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 114 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/21/2002
Im a Zombie...! by Realist Ver1.01 reviews
It could happen to you..... well maybe not.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Humor/Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 185 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/1/2001
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The Cradle of Life reviews
The story of the war so far. This isn't the title, but it is the first line.
Poetry: Politics - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 260 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 5/22/2004
A Balmy Spring Wind reviews
Inspired by my favorite haiku. This story is set in a post-apocalyptic universe that may inspire a novella. Two people become stranded in the woods, what happens? Please give me your feedback. (R for language).
Fiction: General - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,328 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/12/2004
ApaEmpathy reviews
just what I wrote
Poetry: Family - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 247 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/2/2004
A Library of Actual Quietness reviews
There are two quatrains here. Written on the spot, simple four line poems
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 46 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 2/2/2004
The Three of Us
A tiny bit more revealing, much more symbolism/metaphor.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 367 - Published: 2/2/2004
Terror in the Night reviews
REVISED 3/13/04 Again, I delve into the ambigious to express what is happening around me. Maybe one day I'll be able to write about it head on.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 253 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 1/28/2004
Eyes and Skin reviews
In my second attempt at an extented metaphor...well, this didn't come out how I planned. I sort of lost the inpiration that I had thinking of the poem. i would appreciate some feedback.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 128 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 1/23/2004
New Year's Revolution reviews
PG for one curse word. I wrote this in honor of a terrible New Year's, so this is my take on it. It might even turn into a philosophy
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 328 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 1/1/2004
The stroke of a brush against a canvas reviews
Updated 1/31. I started writing one thing, and it came out like this. It's more of a thesis than a poem, I think. I juxaposed art and memory. Tell me what you think.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 214 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 12/28/2003
Clever Feller reviews
Slightly revised 1/15 This is my first attempt at a real political poem, so I am hoping I can get some feedback. The poem is basically a criticism of the administration as well as the populace at large.
Poetry: Politics - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 212 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/28/2003
Greeting Cards reviews
An observation on the grand tradition of giving cards. Is it worth it? Plese R and R
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 95 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 12/28/2003
The Darkest Depths reviews
I needed a new summary since chapter 28 is up. Eric is getting closer to the darkest depths, but does he know what to do when he gets there?
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Drama - Chapters: 28 - Words: 45,050 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 8/11/2003 - Published: 11/11/2002
One Liners reviews
To pass the time in the airport, my sister, uncle, aunt, cousin and I all took turns writing one line of poetry and this is what came out.
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 82 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/1/2003
A Week with Josie reviews
In ireland, Josie led me to ponder some aspects of life revolving around her, but who, or what, is she? Please read and find out.
Fiction: Humor - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 486 - Reviews: 7 - Published: 7/31/2003
The Long Road to Letterkenny reviews
a recollection of events during my trip to ireland just last week.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 337 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/31/2003
Haiku for Junior Mints and Math and a Half reviews
this plus another poem. Here are four haikus that fit to create two poems. One is about Junior Mints; the other math class.
Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 65 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 7/3/2003
Homroom and Two Periods reviews
A stream of consciousness poem that is more light hearted than my others as of late. I wrote it over homeroom and the two following periods.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 206 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 7/3/2003
My Oblivion reviews
I tried to avoid overall angsty titles and poems, but as of late it's not a big deal. This one is more of me then the previous works.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 180 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/28/2003
Tainted reviews
more poetry relating to my life. I hope it's abstract, let me know. (PG-13 for one curse word...whatever)
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 102 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 6/28/2003
Shimmering Tree reviews
My attempt at an extended metaphor for changing relationships.
Poetry: Family - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 68 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/25/2003
Dumb Love reviews
no summary
Poetry: Family - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 84 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/19/2003
The Kingdoms Four and Between
Cu Chuliann, a famous warrior in ancient Ireland must save his country and the mystic worlds while unknowingly battling himself
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,734 - Published: 4/6/2003
Out of the Old reviews
A story I wrote about one of my favorite passions: music. I'm not good at playing it, but I love it. I hope I portrayed that here through, of all things, a goat.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,636 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/6/2003
Thrill Seeker reviews
The following are three tales of adventure by three women with a secret. Enjoy, as they bust drug lords in Florida
Fiction: Action - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 1,173 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 1/5/2003
Love and Death in the Underworld reviews
written with a friend of mine: Dawn Rose. Anyway, Trevor is under the influence of many(illegal) things, but when Severin comes to him with startling news, he must think clearly
Fiction: General - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Suspense - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,812 - Reviews: 6 - Updated: 1/3/2003 - Published: 11/1/2002
Listening To Mussorgsky reviews
This is the new revised edition, so I hope it's clearer. Anyway. this kid narrates his life through a journel, and it's pretty messed up. The ending is implied, btw, so give me your thoughts.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,481 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 12/7/2002
The Golden Disk reviews
Zalie never expected to see aliens. She didn't expect to be labeled a terrorist by a foreign country either. Both happened however, and the following is her story.
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,995 - Reviews: 9 - Updated: 11/30/2002 - Published: 7/15/2002
The Profile reviews
Welcome to the most advanced research facility in the world. It hovers above New York City invisibly, and now Agent James Rain will become a part of the team.
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 342 - Reviews: 8 - Published: 7/31/2002
As the Lunch Table Oscillates reviews
I know many people have spoffed soap operas, but read mine anyway. Does Victoria love Sven or Raoul? Will Joshua kill Cassandra? What is the secret of the micro-cassette? Find out by reading episodes 1-3.
Fiction: Humor - Rated: T - English - Parody/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,661 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/29/2002
The Dragonmist Saga, book 4: New to the Mists reviews
Tom desides to stay in Dragonmist. As he learns the history of this future earth, Tullulah appears with a startling new message.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,407 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 6/29/2002
The Horizon I Wish to Live In reviews
A poem I wrote after reading James Hilton's "Lost Horizon" and thinking about the world today.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 238 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 6/4/2002
Taking a Leap into the Spice of Life reviews
That's just the tentative title. I just sat down and started writing and this is what came out. I will continue with some positive feedback and once I figure out where I want to go with this story.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 203 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 6/4/2002
Human Echo reviews
The story of a man and his recollection of The Clone Kidnappings.
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,566 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/4/2002
The Dragonmist Saga, book 3: The Princess of Light reviews
New mysteries arrive in the form of a shooting star as Tom wakes up from his posion induced coma. If you haven't read the first 2 stories, jump right in with this story. It won't be confusing at all(and if so, it will be an entertaining mystery). R&R
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,578 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 6/2/2002
The Pack reviews
A very simple tale of a man's broken heart and his quest for some sort of comfort. REVISEd 1/15/03
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 439 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 5/30/2002
Revenge of the Daewoos reviews
The Daewoos are back on earth! In the even cornier sequel to "Attack of the Daewoos", Eric must save himself and the rest of Earth from the Daewoos' revenge! To do so he journeys to the planet of the Daewoos!
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: K - English - Parody/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,112 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 5/30/2002
Your Soul Will be Right Back reviews
The story of a kid with a particularly special gift named Billy from 2nd grade to high school through the eys of Joey, his former friend. Why have Billy's words had such an impact on his life? Please read a review.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,015 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/30/2002
The Dragonmist Saga book 2: Voyage into Hassaroth reviews
The next book in The Dragonmist Saga! it's only been a few day, but Tom is out with the rest of the group on a mission that could end the war. The mission: journey into Hassaroth, land of the enemy
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,838 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 5/29/2002
Attack of the Daewoos reviews
The Daewoos have arrived on Earth and only Dr. Eric Salender and his wife Jetta can stop the evil invasion. Very corny, read and review(written in script-like format)
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: K - English - Parody/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 744 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 5/29/2002
The Dragonmist Saga book 1: Dragonmist reviews
I have edited this story for typos and some content. Basically, a guy named Tom enters the island of Dragonmist, and nothing is the same. It's really better than it sounds; I suck at summaries. Please read and review
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,875 - Reviews: 8 - Published: 5/28/2002
Slash 2 reviews
It a year later and Lily is still dealing with her sister's coma. On top of that, the never unmasked killer appears to be back. The sequel to "Slash" please read and review
Fiction: Horror - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,132 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 5/27/2002
The Drifters reviews
Just about a lost friend. Tell me what I should do to improve my poetry.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 60 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 5/26/2002
Slash reviews
This is a re-write of a previous story(by me). A very gory teen slasher story. Please read and review.
Fiction: Horror - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,465 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/25/2002