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Joined 01-25-07, id: 554303, Profile Updated: 07-29-10
Author has written 93 stories for Love, General, Family, Life, General, Essay, and Haiku.

my future's looking pretty bright
& i couldn't be happier.

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Taking Nicholas Home reviews
Olivia wakes up to a beautiful September morning in New York City. She has no idea how incredibly quickly everything will change--and her life, as she knows it, will never be the same. Written for NaNoWriMo 2009.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 62,209 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 9/13/2012 - Published: 8/11/2010
An Evening in Irving Park
two former lovers cross paths during a drunken night in chicago's irving park neighborhood.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,287 - Updated: 3/14/2011 - Published: 3/6/2011
forward motion reviews
written 10.12.10.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 62 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/11/2010 - Complete
bright and spilling over reviews
written 10.11.10.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 71 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/11/2010 - Complete
eleven fifty nine pm reviews
the first poem i've written in months. 10.10.10.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 75 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/10/2010 - Complete
Uncertain Destinies
I cleared my throat softly. "Hayden? It's Rachel." Now what? "I... can I see you? I need to see you." I took a breath... I was intrigued and confounded and uncertain and completely giving in.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,712 - Updated: 7/31/2010 - Published: 7/29/2010
New November reviews
Written 11.16.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 48 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/7/2009 - Complete
Like Wax reviews
Written 10.30.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 39 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/7/2009 - Complete
The Autumn Breeze reviews
Written 9.21.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 68 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/25/2009 - Complete
The Totality of Being reviews
Written 9.17.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 70 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/25/2009 - Complete
Midnight Meditation reviews
A poem in two parts. Written 9.1.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 86 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 1/25/2009 - Complete
Spinning reviews
Written 8.24.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 51 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/23/2008 - Complete
A Particular Sunday Morning reviews
Written 8.24.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 30 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 9/23/2008 - Complete
Finding Oneself reviews
Written 8.21.08.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 54 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 9/23/2008 - Complete
In, and Out reviews
Written 7.28.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 44 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 9/23/2008 - Complete
Submerged reviews
Written 7.28.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 35 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/23/2008 - Complete
Technicolor Galaxies
Written 7.14.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 48 - Published: 9/23/2008 - Complete
Those Lingering Memories reviews
Written 7.11.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 20 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/23/2008 - Complete
Completely Consumed reviews
Written 7.5.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 53 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/10/2008 - Complete
Morning reviews
Written 7.5.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 25 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 7/6/2008 - Complete
Fluidity
Written 7.5.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 42 - Published: 7/5/2008 - Complete
Fusion reviews
Written 5.11.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 42 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/12/2008 - Complete
Stardust reviews
Written 4.28.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 112 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 2 - Published: 4/29/2008 - Complete
Incandescence reviews
Written 4.20.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 2 - Words: 90 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 4/20/2008 - Complete
Standing Still on the Levee reviews
Written 4.9.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 126 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/13/2008 - Complete
Two Halves of a Whole reviews
Written 3.25.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 56 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 4/9/2008 - Complete
Moments Like This reviews
Written 3.31.08
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 72 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/9/2008 - Complete
Cycle of Life reviews
Written 3.17.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 44 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/9/2008 - Complete
Convergence reviews
Written 3.17.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 54 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/1/2008 - Complete
Portrait of a Weekend reviews
Select lyrics from The Beatles. Written 3.8.08 & 3.9.08.
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/31/2008 - Complete
Lullaby for Spring reviews
Written 3.6.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 66 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/10/2008 - Complete
A Decidingly Intimate Moment reviews
Written 3.2.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 62 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/10/2008 - Complete
SixTwelve or Thirteen reviews
Written 3.1.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 64 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/9/2008 - Complete
First
A return of sorts. Written 2.29.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 63 - Published: 3/9/2008 - Complete
Departures and Arrivals reviews
Written 2.10.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 77 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Free Fallin Free Spirit
Written 2.6.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 53 - Published: 2/6/2008 - Complete
Wintertide reviews
Two poems about winter. Written 2.6.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 2 - Words: 97 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/6/2008 - Complete
She Was Everywhere
Written 1.28.08.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 105 - Published: 1/30/2008 - Complete
We Are Warm reviews
Written 1.22.08.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 70 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 1/27/2008 - Complete
Sleep reviews
Written 12.31.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 47 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 12/31/2007 - Complete
Anchor reviews
Written 12.20.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 81 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 12/23/2007 - Complete
Paradise
Written 12.6.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 78 - Published: 12/23/2007 - Complete
Flawless, almost reviews
Written 12.8.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 97 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 12/8/2007 - Complete
lake shore drive reviews
Written 12.4.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 97 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 12/4/2007 - Complete
First Snow reviews
Written 11.21.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 93 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 11/21/2007 - Complete
Millions of Light Years Away reviews
Written 11.18.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 115 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/19/2007 - Complete
Always Feel
Written 11.18.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Published: 11/19/2007 - Complete
Distant Echoes
Written 11.8.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 80 - Published: 11/8/2007 - Complete
Quiet Nights reviews
Written 11.5.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 95 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/4/2007 - Complete
You, You Are Living reviews
Written 11.4.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 49 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/4/2007 - Complete
The Wisdom of Sir Isaac Newton reviews
Written 10.25.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 119 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/27/2007 - Complete
Mesmerized reviews
Written 10.23.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/27/2007 - Complete
Back and Forth, To and Fro reviews
Written 10.23.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 116 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/24/2007 - Complete
Lessons in Consciousness reviews
A series of poems. 10.22.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 3 - Words: 248 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/22/2007
Day Old Dreams reviews
Written 10.14.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 60 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/21/2007 - Complete
Secret, It Was All Hidden reviews
Written 10.14.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 81 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/14/2007 - Complete
Pinholes of Light reviews
Written 10.9.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 102 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/9/2007 - Complete
Rise and Fall of the Sea reviews
Written 10.7.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 89 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/7/2007 - Complete
SeventyThree Miles of Separation
Written 10.4.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 56 - Published: 10/4/2007 - Complete
White Zinfandel reviews
Written 10.4.07.
Poetry: Haiku - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 12 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/4/2007 - Complete
For Each Other
[Select lyrics from Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young.] Written 9.30.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 61 - Published: 10/1/2007 - Complete
Sweet Release reviews
Written 9.25.07.
Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 12 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/1/2007 - Complete
Mirror Image reviews
Written 9.25.07.
Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/1/2007 - Complete
A Magical Mystery Tour Of Sorts reviews
Written 9.25.07.
Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/1/2007 - Complete
Mary Jane Rides Shotgun reviews
[Select lyrics from Pink Floyd.] Written 9.16.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 179 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 9/16/2007 - Complete
The Immortal Diner
Written 9.15.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 97 - Published: 9/16/2007 - Complete
Missing the Generation Gap reviews
Written 5.1.07. 'It's all the same.'
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 293 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 9/16/2007 - Complete
Vision in a Time of Unrest reviews
Written 9.12.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 73 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 9/12/2007 - Complete
Passion and Chaos reviews
Written 9.11.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 81 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/12/2007 - Complete
Like Coming Home
Based off of true events. Written 9.9.07.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 299 - Published: 9/11/2007 - Complete
Unpredictable reviews
Written 4.16.07.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 107 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/15/2007 - Complete
Headlights reviews
Written 7.19.05. 'She didn't feel anything...someone who once felt everything...and now...nothing.'
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,592 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/15/2007
Grace, A True Story reviews
Written 4.10.07.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 4/10/2007 - Complete
Something Like Hunger
Written 3.29.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 47 - Published: 3/29/2007 - Complete
List of Things reviews
Written 3.26.07.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 87 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/25/2007 - Complete
True Love is Relative reviews
Written 3.22.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 140 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/22/2007 - Complete
It's Summertime reviews
Written 3.21.07.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 73 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/21/2007 - Complete
Anatomy of Giving Up, or How One Learns to Quit reviews
Written 3.20.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 46 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/20/2007 - Complete
A Thought About Flying reviews
Written 3.14.07.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 86 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/14/2007 - Complete
Better, Stronger reviews
Written 3.11.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 178 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/10/2007 - Complete
Wasting Gasoline
Written 3.11.07.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 60 - Published: 3/10/2007 - Complete
Nights in a Suburban Locale reviews
Written 2.28.07.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 20 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/28/2007 - Complete
For My Mom reviews
Written 2.26.07.
Poetry: Family - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 82 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 2/27/2007 - Complete
The First Night and The First Morning
Written 2.26.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 115 - Published: 2/25/2007 - Complete
An Autumn in Washington Square reviews
Thoughts I had while listening to the song 'Autumn in Washington Square' by Dave Brubeck. Written 2.20.07.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 280 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/20/2007 - Complete
My Kind of Town reviews
Written 2.19.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 71 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/19/2007 - Complete
Just Maybe a Hero reviews
Done in the stylings of ee cummings. Written 2.7.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 59 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/12/2007 - Complete
ThreeThirtyThree AM
Written 1.27.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 81 - Published: 2/12/2007 - Complete
Intimate contact, like the Ancient Greeks reviews
Written 1.23.07 during astronomy class.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 73 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/29/2007 - Complete
Infinity, and then some
Written 1.23.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 131 - Published: 1/29/2007 - Complete
A Forever Love reviews
Written 1.9.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 41 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/28/2007 - Complete
Wine Glass reviews
Written 1.5.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 31 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/28/2007 - Complete
Brake Lights reviews
Written 1.8.07.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 35 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/28/2007 - Complete