E.H. Atkinson
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Joined 01-24-06, id: 510665
Author has written 20 stories for Life, General, Young Adult, Historical, General, Nature, and Love.

Hi, it's Emily!

This account is basically for my random stories that have always taken up so much room in my head and on my computer and need an outlet.

Me:

Liberal

Lutheran

Obsessed with Wicked, Star Wars, and Gilmore Girls.

Favorite books:

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

The Law of Dreams by Peter Behrens

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

Fall on Your Knees by Anne Marie MacDonald

Anything by Jodi Picoult

Wicked, by Gregory Maguire (read it12 times)

Ok, well, that's it. Here's some of my favorite quotes:

"I don't cause commotions. I am one."

Elphaba, Wicked (musical).

"You give me dyspepsia, Avaric. You and the beans we had at lunch."

Elphaba (book)

"I am a wicked freaking witch!"

Elphaba, one of my fanfictions.

"Cackling really hurts the throat. And I can't even ask for a glass of water without being put on suicide watch!"

Elphaba, one of my fanfictions.

"So this is how liberty dies...with thunderous applause!"

Padme, Star Wars III.

"I am a disturbance in the Force."

Anakin, Star Wars III movie novel.

"Do these people not understand that we are unapologetic mockers?"

Lorelai, Gilmore Girls.

"I am impressed and frightened by your knowledge of torture."

Logan, Gilmore Girls.

"And right now they are praying, not that they will live, not that the pain will subside, but they are praying- to GOD- that you will shut the heck up!"

Bailey, Grey's Anatomy.

The Old Church by Alara reviews
A bit of a pretty thing I came up with one day...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 136 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/24/2001
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Birdsong reviews
Grace Reilly surveys her ruined country before becoming part of the wreckage. 1840s Ireland.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,545 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/4/2008 - Complete
Unfulfilled Rage reviews
The whitehot rage, repressed...Throw the hard heavy glass at the shattering wallDeath from the fall, the hard hard hit, Kick something, anything...Anger, pain turned productiveUse it well.
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 153 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Complete
The Loveliest Cage reviews
The fading sun has etchedA lovely rosebright glowUpon the sweet soft cloudsReflected on the snow...
Poetry: Nature - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 94 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Complete
Summer Song reviews
Cicada buzzHumming in tandem with a lawn mowerradiator song...June roses, fuchsia bright, in a glass jar...I drift, the taste of sleep in my mouth, the heavy heat of lost minutes twining around me...
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 95 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Complete
Split Soul reviews
I split myself openGroinum to stern a doublereplacement reaction
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 39 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Complete
Across the Sea reviews
I long for arms to hold meFor your embraceThat I have never had and cannot haveI wait...Spinning in circles as time makes its leisurely way...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 103 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Complete
Autumnal reviews
Emptynest tree branchesDance to the music of the windAlong withThe softscufflestepsOf their fallen offspringAlong the sidewalks
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 118 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Complete
Witching Hour reviews
I am drawn into the dawn of nightThe deepening purples, the indigo bluesThe tendrils of clouds wrap me in their intangible fingersAnd pull me up to ride the swing of the bright crescent moon
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 263 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/26/2007 - Complete
Pure Loathing reviews
16 year old Aoife O'Malley has been sent to England as a maid to the Lady Margaret, and she doesn't like it. Not the job, the lady, or the country at ALL. And Lady Margaret isn't too fond of her, either. Chronicles both of their thoughts. Late 18th centur
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,871 - Reviews: 3 - Updated: 7/26/2007 - Published: 2/18/2007
Lost Things reviews
Everyone thinks Abby's increasingly worrisome oddness is due to the miscarriage she just had. But it is another lost child from her past that haunts her. It really is better than it sounds. Not a ghost story at all.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,178 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/25/2007
Saving Grace reviews
Grace Harmon's older sister was killed in a school shooting, and her life is falling apart. Her parents' marriage has erupted into flames, and her mother is hiding something, or several somethings. And Grace does NOT need a shrink.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,263 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/25/2007
A Typical Day reviews
Ava Montgomery's morning goes awry.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,404 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/25/2007
Opposites reviews
David is a doctor himself, an orthopedic surgeon. He likes the clarity of xrays, the straightforwardness of bones and the way they fit together so neatly, like he and Eliza do.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,090 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 1/18/2007 - Published: 7/16/2006
Written in the Stars reviews
She didn't need them. She had the stars on her side.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 575 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/22/2006
Quixotic reviews
Two people blinded by ideals. One has created a modern dictatorship. The other is the leader of the resistance movement. But once, they were as close as brother and sister...
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,132 - Reviews: 1 - Updated: 6/26/2006 - Published: 5/17/2006
Six Billion reviews
Six billion to one. Those aren't the best odds.
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 74 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/26/2006
Homecoming reviews
I didn't want to be here, in this ordinary school hallway disguised as something else with music blaring everywhere. The beat throbbed into my head and it started to hurt with a dull ache...
Fiction: Young Adult - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,269 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 6/7/2006
Hose
The leaves sparkle with water in the sun
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 35 - Published: 5/20/2006
Grass reviews
The sheer hem commingles with the new grass
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 37 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/17/2006
Waiting reviews
Layers of cream chiffon skimming the green spring grass...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 51 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/17/2006