Alfred von Schlieffen
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Joined 03-31-03, id: 348443
Author has written 19 stories for Historical, Sci-Fi, Supernatural, Horror, Humor, Essay, Fable, and Action.

Today, February 24th, 2006, it has been decided that an updated bio is required.

My novel covering two German soldiers during the First World War has finally gone airborne, though I'm still slugging through the initial chapters. The idea's fully up there in meinem Kopf, but I've still got a load of work to do on it. Otherwise, Theodor (changed from Theorton out of personal preference for the name) is still puttering along. Each time, I like it more and more.

Feel free to email me, bring up an AIM/MSN conversation, or write a review if you feel the need. (Preferably constructive ctritism. Not 'Wow! It was good,' or 'Man, that sucked.') (MSN = TaniciusHP @ hotmail . com, spaces not included...)

...and

Jetzt werden Sie meine Arbeit lesen?

ANNOUNCMENTS:

Theodor (Theorton) Schlitz (As of November, 2005)

At a grand total of some 300,000 words, all five drafts included, and some two and three-fourths years of plot and character devolopment, the story has almost so significantly changed that I don't believe the first and fifth drafts are
recognizable. I don't know what it is, aside from what seems to be just a liking with many of the story's characters, that keeps me going. Nevertheless, and at great sacrifice to my image as a writer, I'm sure, I will keep every draft ever written still here, largely for archival purposes, as my computer's crashed maybe three times since I wrote the
very first chapter.

General Notices:

As Fictionpress does not take responsibility for reviews of any sort, and since I have the option to delete anonymous reviews I deem offensive at my own discretion, I have come to the conclusion that, to avoid any irritation altogether, I’ll simply disable anonymous reviews. Deeper within the following paragraph lies the raison d'être:

If you’d also be so keen as to notice, there is a second novel posted on my small crag in Fictionpress, and I sadly can’t take credit. Indeed, the masterful reviews left behind by one “another random guy” could surely amount into a book of their own nature. If the reader would prefer, please take the time to loiter in the review section of Theorton Schlitz: Draft Three and admire the anger and veracity with which this arbitrary misfit inscribes. No doubt, you’ll find his artwork as good-humored and sensible as I. Ladies and gentlemen, on your way out, thank another random guy for his time and the vigor he so emphatically utilizes to entertain us.

With that said, it pains me to add that ARG can no longer submit reviews, neither with his account nor anonymously. Of course should he chose to email me, I'd welcome a message of any sort with open arms.

Vielen Dank,

Collin

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In The Eyes of The Damned by Lestette reviews
A vampire tells her story of when she met a vampire when she was 12. His story unfold before her in a tragic tale of love, lust, pain and tragedy (CH. 19) The last chapter in this tragic tale. R+R
Fiction: Horror - Rated: T - English - Horror/Supernatural - Chapters: 19 - Words: 64,033 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 14 - Updated: 7/27/2004 - Published: 10/19/2002
Loud on the West Front by selfadjustingsqueegee reviews
Experience World War I through the eyes of a British 'Tommy'. A bit gory. It is finished! Please R&R!!
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,048 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/2/2001
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The Screams of the Horses reviews
A fictional investigation of thematic anti-war sentiments, told through the eyes of two German soldiers in the First World War.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,125 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/13/2006
Theorton Schlitz, Draft Three reviews
If you don't know anything about this story, don't bother reading. As the title asserts, this is the third draft. Beyond that, there is not much else to say that my Author's Note fails to cover.
Fiction: Action - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,607 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 8/10/2005 - Published: 7/9/2005
His Omerta
All people, even the most powerful people, succumb to bad luck, except Ludwig von Strassburg, one of two people New York's most ruthless Don, Eduardo Trapani, just can't seem to kill. Prologue up.
Fiction: Action - Rated: T - English - Suspense - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,056 - Updated: 3/19/2005 - Published: 2/10/2005
Theorton Schlitz, Part 2: His Parabola
Ahem. . . Note that this is Part 2. Please do not read, much less review, this novel before the first part. . .
Fiction: Action - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 4 - Words: 14,019 - Published: 1/13/2005
The Nazi and the Texan reviews
Uh. . .Yeah, I realize Texans are going to get mad at this piece of 'literature.' They probably won't like getting compared to Nazis... and neo-Nazis won't like getting compared to Texans... But isn't that the point of this abstract story? ?
Fiction: Fable - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,784 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 9/14/2004
Truly Americanized Elections reviews
I'm only 15, but it's still SOMETHING to say that over the course of my life, I haven't yet lived as bad an election process as what is to come in America. Whether you're liberal or conservative, the tactics used by both sides are dispicable.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 912 - Reviews: 8 - Published: 9/2/2004
Theorton Schlitz, Part 1: Henry der Lowe reviews
Warning: Explicit Gore. A science-fiction twist on the typical vampire genre. (Updated 8/19/2004. I am one chapter away from finishing Part 1)
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Angst/Adventure - Chapters: 26 - Words: 127,854 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 8/20/2004 - Published: 10/28/2003
The Bill reviews
Let's just say that although I'm liberal, and this rips on a Republicans quite a bit, there are obviously a handfull or two of idiots in every political party, like Senator E N Malcolm, for example.
Fiction: Humor - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,254 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/1/2004
Für Elise No, not about the song reviews
The tragedy of a lover in the midst of a horrendous conflict soon to end... in one day. Unfortunately, he comes across an American with a vandetta for Germans.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,766 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/7/2004
Sandbags from Verdun reviews
A short story on the worst battle in World War One that I submitted to my highschool's literary magazine, where it won the prose contest. I'd appreciate some thoughtful critique, because I'm thinking of getting it published, as well as entered into bigger
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,259 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 2/27/2004
The Thirteenth Floor reviews
A short story I came up with this weekend on every story-teller's favorite floor. I tried to incorporate a visit to a courthouse my mock trial team had last Saturday, which is where the inspriation lies. R&R... if you please.
Fiction: Horror - Rated: K+ - English - Supernatural/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,733 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 2/9/2004
Theorton Schlitz, Part 5: Recollections reviews
Yeah. Part 4: ARYAN is not the end, believe it or not. No, Theorton's back, reduced to a wheelchair bound mortal. Henry Phelps, of course, is still at large-to say the least-and has a deathwish about to come true. But does Theorton still want that sick, c
Fiction: Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Horror/Adventure - Chapters: 11 - Words: 67,552 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 9/19/2003 - Published: 8/18/2003
Theorton Schlitz, Part 4: ARYAN reviews
Life's great in Atlas. What about the Board though? Easy. Not all immortals are invincible. The problem is, Theorton's not the only one with a fearless attitude. What about Henry Phelps-the vampire with a dream, or rather, hellish nightmare? And then Ther
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Horror - Chapters: 8 - Words: 56,650 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 8/16/2003 - Published: 7/26/2003
Theorton Schlitz, Part 3: Negative One reviews
Theorton's discovered his past. Uh oh. . .angry vampire on the loose! So far I'm about halfway, and the third part's name will soon change. it's stupid don'tcha think? Well, here it is! READ & REVIEW! ! !
Fiction: Supernatural - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Mystery - Chapters: 9 - Words: 37,349 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 7/17/2003 - Published: 7/5/2003
The Great War Chronicles reviews
For those of you looking for a history lesson, read my new WW1 series. I'm one of those devoted minor historians. First part is up, dealing with Schleiffen's 'Right Wing' plan. REVIEW!
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,176 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/26/2003
Theorton Schlitz, Part Two: The Getaway reviews
Yeah well, for my 2 current fans, here's Part Two! Okay, so Theorton escaped. The problem is, he needs to get to his father and find out what in the world is going on. Much darker than Part One. read AND REVIEW!
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Suspense - Chapters: 12 - Words: 27,279 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 6/17/2003 - Published: 6/15/2003
Theorton Schlitz, Part 1: Master of Deception reviews
Enigmatic and underestimated-that's Theorton Schlitz, a 14 year old vampire who'll stop at nothing to find his father. Part 1 is finished, but i need reviews to see if ppl like the first 2 chapters.
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 30,595 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 5/28/2003 - Published: 5/26/2003
Verdun: They shall not pass! reviews
Rated R for blood, gore, swearing etc...you the know the drill...Another WW1 story, this time taking place at the French forts of Verdun. Falkenhayns plan was to bleed the French 'white.' It worked for a little while. Please read and review both this and
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 421 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/12/2003
Paschendale: Haig's Distastful Victory reviews
Passchendaele in Walloon French is is a small crossroads outside the Ypres Salient. The Canadian, Irish, and British allies took it in early october, 1917. Set during The Great War. By far my bloodiest work...rated R. Please read and review. thanks
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 17 - Words: 7,022 - Reviews: 7 - Updated: 5/8/2003 - Published: 5/3/2003