Luculent Perspicacity
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Joined 04-28-05, id: 472673
Author has written 17 stories for General, General, War, Religion, and Fantasy.

"I think an artist has always to be out of step with his time." ~ Orson Welles

"The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight, but they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night." ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him." ~ James 1:12

Little about me:
Female, 19.
Christian, (soon to be) wife, student, writer, in that order.

(profile adapted from twigstudios1972's format.)

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Outtakes from Thorn of the Kingdom by poohba reviews
A series of "deleted scenes" from a novel about a merchant's daughter named Abby who has been in love with the crown prince since her parents died and her aunt took her to live at the palace.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 1,981 - Reviews: 1168 - Favs: 290 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 9/14/2005 - Published: 2/12/2003
Winter Before the Epilogue by Perilous Escapist reviews
This was originally intended to be a song, but it's actually more of a poem to me...Interpret as you will...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 561 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/17/2005
Amazing Love by Lilon Pergus reviews
A Christian poem in all respects, and an expression of my faith
Poetry: Religion - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 217 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/19/2004
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I Stand In the Light reviews
My take on a common Christian metaphor.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 100 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/15/2005
One Equal Temper reviews
Vignettes. Lottie wants peace from a past she regrets is hers. Kit wants freedom from a future he has no faith in. Can they find what they're looking for in each other?
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 403 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/24/2005
Butterflies reviews
Being lost is never a good experience. But when you're only a month out of the nest, it's even worse.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,185 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 6/18/2005
Crab Cakes and Mashed Potatoes reviews
A metaphor for my engagement.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 288 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 6/1/2005
Melody of Sorrows reviews
A poem about friendship and natural growth apart.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 5/24/2005
I Spent the Night Sleepless Again reviews
Quatern... sleepless nights lead to crazy ideas. Note - quatern is a form with sixteen lines of eight syllables, and the first line moves down in each paragraph.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 135 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 5/23/2005
Laundry on a Summer Day reviews
Atypical of such a title. What does the mundane lead to?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 127 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 5/17/2005
Come True reviews
Iambic pentameter, rhyming triplets. When dreams aren't realized, they die. (with explanation.)
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 478 - Reviews: 7 - Updated: 5/13/2005 - Published: 5/10/2005
This Winter Night reviews
Rondeau, iambic hexameter. A girl tries to find truth in snowflakes.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 5/11/2005
Retrospective reviews
Another school year over, another thing to reflect on.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 392 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 5/10/2005
The Apology reviews
I've been repeatedly sinning lately and this is one of my prayers to the Lord where I pour out my thoughts about my sin.
Poetry: Religion - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 409 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 5/9/2005
To an Unknown Soldier reviews
"War is not beautiful, but duty can be."
Poetry: War - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 238 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/6/2005
Never Do I Linger reviews
Response poem for Arabian Knight. A sailor's love affair with the sea.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 233 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 5/5/2005
Letter to a Fiancé reviews
A real love letter - no, not flowerly poetics, but a letter on the nature of love letters.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 353 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 5/3/2005
Varsouviana reviews
A poetic look at Tennessee Williams' Blanche DuBois.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 111 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/2/2005
Humanity reviews
Based on Samuel Johnson's The Vanity of Human Wishes. Strict iambic heptameter, rhyming couplets.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 124 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 5/2/2005
Goodbyes reviews
A reflection on leaving things behind. Autobiographical.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 682 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 5/2/2005