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Joined 09-14-02, id: 267805, Profile Updated: 04-10-13
Author has written 4 stories for Historical, General, and Romance.

I ended up with forty acres;

I ended up with a broken fiddle—

And a broken laugh, and a thousand memories,

And not a single regret.

Edgar Lee Masters

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Flame of Rome by Myrika reviews
An enslaved shapeshifter, Lia must spy on Rome's most favored son, a vampire soldier venerated for his victories as well as her soulmate -- and destroy his people too. Now she must choose between her freedom and his life. //DISCONTINUED//
Fiction: Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 4,479 - Reviews: 552 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 5/20/2009 - Published: 4/28/2009
Abide With Me by Myrika reviews
Sheltered by her family's wealth, Mia McKinley was happy. But when she discovers her grandmother might still be alive, her cocooned life is shattered. Now, with the help of two boys, she must find out what she really wants. //REMOVED//
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 4,318 - Reviews: 2343 - Favs: 416 - Follows: 220 - Updated: 3/8/2009 - Published: 7/14/2008 - Complete
Sox in a Box by Myrika reviews
She's appalled by his food choices. He thinks she's a baseball curse. It's definitely not a match made in heaven or in Boston, for that matter. //REMOVED//
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 2,082 - Reviews: 1920 - Favs: 624 - Follows: 459 - Updated: 12/9/2008 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Unfinished Business by Maeven reviews
Kaetlyn Worthing died in what can be quaintly termed as a freak accident. As a wandering ghost, invisible to the world, she pours her heart out to a man with the most intense, hazel eyes. Problem? He's a 'ghostbuster'.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Humor/Supernatural - Chapters: 9 - Words: 23,574 - Reviews: 905 - Favs: 660 - Follows: 479 - Updated: 8/22/2008 - Published: 10/24/2003
The Die Is Cast by Calcifersgrl reviews
With a motto like 'Quod Desidero Obtineo,' Lord Harry Winborne always got what he wanted. But winning a Miss Cassandra Colney in Hazard, a game of chance where the stakes were high and the consequences were even higher, was MUCH more than he bargained for
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 36,512 - Reviews: 478 - Favs: 170 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 6/7/2008 - Published: 11/7/2004
Eidolon by Myrika reviews
My name is Cassandra Davidson, and I have more than one master. And so I dance because this is my cue now. //REMOVED//
Fiction: General - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 2,453 - Reviews: 809 - Favs: 204 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 1/26/2008 - Published: 9/28/2006 - Complete
Reality Bites by cashew reviews
Let me begin by telling you all that I am a complete mess. I am twenty-six, a virgin, and stuck in a dead-end job. However, my new boss is, well, completely hot. Hmm, things could get interesting...
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 39,524 - Reviews: 810 - Favs: 420 - Follows: 267 - Updated: 7/1/2007 - Published: 11/25/2004
The Lost Princess by kristy23 reviews
A desperate Queen has given birth to a girl. The maid has given birth to a boy. A secret exchange changes the lives of the children forever. What happens years later when that girl learns what happened? Will she demand her rights? Will anyone believe her?
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 36,008 - Reviews: 317 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 126 - Updated: 10/31/2006 - Published: 6/14/2006
For the Sake of Propriety by Knightengale reviews
Sequel to 'For the Sake of Convenience.' Spoiled and opinionated Sophia Browne isn't interested in falling in love. Highly proper and self-righteous Matthew Hamilton isn't interested in Sophia. But their families hope to change a few minds.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 16 - Words: 57,427 - Reviews: 295 - Favs: 176 - Follows: 75 - Updated: 7/5/2006 - Published: 1/4/2004
Mea Culpa by riding shotgun in the sky reviews
Shy Charlotte has always been content living in her sister Madeleine's shadow; but with the onset of war with France, an unlikely friendship with the brother of a tyrant, and an arranged marriage to a man infatuated with Mattie, that's about to change.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,319 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 3/4/2006 - Published: 3/3/2006
Petals by Danielle Night reviews
COMPLETE In nineteenth century London, it isn't considered proper for a young lady to send flowers to a healthy young bachelor. But when Adrian Morey receives a bouquet with a challenge, he can't help but be intrigued.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 18 - Words: 35,743 - Reviews: 877 - Favs: 1,627 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 9/1/2005 - Published: 1/23/2005 - Complete
The Gravedigger's Daughter by Deena reviews
What if you want to spend your entire life living in grief? What if you never want to move on and know happiness again? What if the one person claiming to love you is the one with ties to your brother's killer?
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 58,519 - Reviews: 527 - Favs: 293 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 8/14/2005 - Published: 10/22/2002
Court Spy by Tessandra reviews
Chapter Nine Kiyra could either stay and inheirit her fief - or give it up to deliver imformation of the enemy to the king. She choses to go to the king - A story of war, spys, and a certain handsome prince . . .
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 26,488 - Reviews: 290 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 6/12/2005 - Published: 9/14/2002
Of Glass and Silver Stars by Arlynael reviews
Navania's world is ruled by the infamous Demon Lord, who is kept in power by the Glass Swords. When Navania plots to overthrown the Demon Lord, she is instead presented with an offer she cannot refuse— and by the Demon Lord himself.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 5 - Words: 21,792 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 4/19/2005 - Published: 5/21/2004
Quirks Among the Orderly by Nickety reviews
It's back! Nobody's beat the ambitious Natti on an exam – until new kid Zachary arrives and sparks a rivalry. Now not only is he trying to befriend her, his interest in her is dragging the previous-nobody into trouble, popularity, and - love?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,991 - Reviews: 201 - Favs: 151 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 12/6/2004 - Published: 6/17/2004
Raising Atlantis by JadeWing reviews
Corel's best friend disappeared when she was six. Ten years of being called "Schizo" later, he shows up again. The problems? A) He doesn't remember her, B) he's a jerk, and C) she has a boyfriend who hates him. This does not bode well...
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,126 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 4 - Published: 11/28/2004
Becoming the Brandon Bride by springish reviews
When the Brandons, fed up of their disgrace of a son, decide to wed him to a respectable girl who can take him down a peg or two, its unlucky for Leticia Ramone, that Dear Grandmama believes she's just the girl to do it. [being edited - hiatus]
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,982 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 10/19/2004 - Published: 12/8/2003
How to Successfully Complete a Successful Story! by glitterjewele reviews
Can’t manage to finish the stories you start? Contracted writer’s block? Need a little help with summaries? Stop dodging flying vegetables. This is for you.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,843 - Reviews: 345 - Favs: 961 - Follows: 49 - Published: 9/29/2004
Laralaine by Arianna Wings reviews
COMPLETE. She lost all emotion to the sea. She lost her soul to the void where her emotions should have been. She thought she lost her heart as well. Until he came.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 31 - Words: 47,259 - Reviews: 299 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 9/2/2004 - Published: 9/6/2003
Rose Duelist by Eilani reviews
Belle, a tempermental princess, is sent to win the hand of the heir of Tivlaize. But when he falls head over heels for the elusive maiden, she runs off to become a pirate queen. What's a guy to do?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 6 - Words: 17,080 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 9/2/2004 - Published: 1/10/2004
Four Sisters by Random Acts of Authorship reviews
The story of Faith, Grace, Hope and Charity. After their father dies and a cousin inherits their home, the need to make a good marriage to a wealthy man is paramount. But the girls have their own ideas about love. WIP INDEFINITELY ON HOLD
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 55,182 - Reviews: 397 - Favs: 155 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 3/21/2004 - Published: 8/24/2002
Across Time and Oceans by Tessandra reviews
She lives two lives; Lissa in 21st century America, and Nahbia in ancient Egypt. As Nahbia she meets a boy doomed to be murdered. A boy she falls in love with; yet to save his life, she will completely change the future; for he is Pharaoh Tutankhamen.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 7 - Words: 28,415 - Reviews: 512 - Favs: 320 - Follows: 122 - Updated: 1/5/2004 - Published: 11/24/2002
Unsuspecting Lady: A Rags to Riches Romance by Tessandra reviews
*CHAP SIX! Finally UP* Ani had a reasonable life - until a rich duke came and took her away from her home, claiming her as the illegitmate daughter of his dead brother. That means Ani has to become a lady - including manners, clothes, and a husband.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 19,259 - Reviews: 350 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 10/27/2003 - Published: 9/26/2002
The Courting of Aviahnna Rubenne by Blazing-moon reviews
*Okay, I lied...Epilogue up* The plots of Aviah and the many doomed suitors that attempt to court her. She outwits all but one of them, and he happens to be the worst of all. (She'll learn her lessons. ) R/R! *Not meant to be historically correct* :)
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 14 - Words: 52,887 - Reviews: 1056 - Favs: 1,026 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 5/15/2003 - Published: 7/20/2002
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The Shades of Erlandis reviews
Why is Clair at loss? A: She was separated from her best friend. B: He's returned from England. C: He's now a popular. D: He doesn't seem to have missed her at all.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,589 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 1/1/2009 - Published: 12/24/2008
Till Human Voices Wake Us reviews
It occurrs to me why I can’t ever be free: to fly, one must be as light and inconsequential as a bird. I was like that once, long ago. But over the years my body has been transmuted to gold by the concert halls of Europe. It is too weighty to fly.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,082 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/3/2007 - Complete
In the Park reviews
[complete short story] A rich, successful young man shares conversations with a blind girl in a park.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,032 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Published: 8/12/2005
Confessions of a Nine Day Queen reviews
COMPLETE! Thoughts of a 16-year-old Queen of England, royal puppet, political pawn, and victim of a power stuggle. [A historically accurate tale of Lady Jane Grey's life amidst Tudor England's deadly intrigues.]
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 6 - Words: 8,089 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 4/16/2005 - Published: 1/30/2004