Girl On A Strawberry Swing
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Joined 06-13-07, id: 571234, Profile Updated: 08-06-08
Author has written 2 stories for General, and Family.

So you actually want to know about me? Consider me flattered. :) Just call me Alice. I'm 21 and I live in Texas, but don't go thinking I'm some dumb hick. I've started college and I'm in the middle of switching from Psychology (though I love it) to something in writing (anyone with advice, feel free to PM me). I've been writing stories since I was in middles school (well, stories on my computer that I could keep track of and were more than a few pages long) and though I'd say that I have a long way to go in my writing, I do happen to think that I have some talent for it, as do most people who've read my stuff and said something about it. Constructive criticism is gold--not silence! Seriously, I love to hear praise for my work, but what I like even better is to hear advice about how to improve my work.

As for my poems, not all of them come from my life and my own feelings, but a lot of them do. Just in case you're wondering.

As for other interests, I love love love music. It's the air that I breathe. Reading is a close second. Don't get me wrong, I wouldn't rather curl up with a book rather than a person, but I do love my books. One thing I can't stand about my internet going out is that it cuts me off from my online reading material. :p That sucks.


Favorite Books: Brave New World by Aldous Huxley,Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister by Gregory Maguire, Confessions of a Shopaholic series by Sophie Kinsella, Dreamland by Sarah Dessen, Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling, Maximum Ride series by James Patterson, Old Magic by Marianne Curley, Wasted by Marya Hornbacher

Favorite Movies: Beetlejuice, Labyrinth, Lady In The Water, Little Miss Sunshine, Merlin, Peter Pan (Disney and 2003), Serenity

Favorite TV Series: Firefly, Fullmetal Alchemist, Gilmore Girls, Grey's Anatomy, Heroes, Life With Derek, That 70's Show, Veronica Mars

Favorite Bands/Singers: Coldplay, Death Cab for Cutie, Flyleaf, Garbage, The Killers, Linkin Park, Katy Rose, Snow Patrol, Three Days Grace

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Jonnie the Girl by RedRogue55 reviews
Five boys, one dorm house. They needed a sixth to make rent, she needed a place to stay. Only, they thought Jonnie was a guy. Now she has to learn to live with their gross habits, and they have to live with tampons underneath the bathroom sink. JONNIE IS BEING RE-RELEASED CHAPTER BY CHAPTER TO PROMOTE NEW JONNIE WEBSERIES! Youtube teaser trailer up now!
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 20 - Words: 43,871 - Reviews: 2948 - Favs: 1,731 - Follows: 949 - Updated: 11/19/2015 - Published: 9/1/2007
The Ballad Of Tobias Hemingway by A Perfect Sonnet reviews
When Tobias leaves random notes around town, Jane decides to track him down. With his love of mythology and her wanting anything but boredom, the pair develops a rather unconventional relationship based on that of Cupid and Psyche.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 820 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 1/18/2010 - Published: 9/9/2004
Sweet Addiction: Just One Touch by HopelessDreamer07 reviews
He keeps ending up without a shirt on when around me. Why is that? And why is he trying to help make my boyfriend jealous when all he seems to care about is getting me in or on a bed with him? And I certainly don’t know why I’ve been kissing the jerk.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 17 - Words: 36,052 - Reviews: 267 - Favs: 173 - Follows: 218 - Updated: 9/4/2008 - Published: 2/19/2007
I Buried Paul's Cranberry Sauce by The Hippie Nerd reviews
Because after the millionth time something is overanalyzed or misinterpreted, it gets a tad annoying.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 349 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Published: 8/5/2008 - Complete
Forbidden Fruit by Carys Miles reviews
An encounter with a stranger.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 183 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/5/2008
The Three Sisters by Carys Miles reviews
Learning from other people's mistakes! Would LOVE critique
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 229 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/4/2008
Back Into the Woods by Carys Miles reviews
Boy and Girl in a confused relationship. Would LOVE critique
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 227 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/4/2008
Marking by Carys Miles reviews
Fulfillment of a wish
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 121 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/4/2008 - Complete
Tony by Allegra Lena reviews
The sunlight composed us into angels, in your sanctuary of a field.
Poetry: Family - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,437 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/3/2008 - Complete
I Only Date Nerds by unlikely.story reviews
I have rules when it comes to who I'll date, and he wants me to break every single one.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 16 - Words: 36,651 - Reviews: 959 - Favs: 810 - Follows: 887 - Updated: 5/17/2008 - Published: 1/14/2007
Eulogies and Post It Notes Can Change the World! by Imaginary Parachute reviews
[VERY LONG ONE SHOT] Abe Pruitt is going to improve the world, and she's doing it with sticky notes. Jack St. James is going to keep on being bothersome, and he looks good doing it, damn him. Doesn't it suck when the tables are turned? [EDITED]
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13,743 - Reviews: 365 - Favs: 1,287 - Follows: 91 - Updated: 6/29/2007 - Published: 6/5/2007 - Complete
In The Other Corner by Cella N reviews
Your favourite hobby is to sit in a corner of a crowded bar, and read whatever book you can get your hands on. But then, there are always obstacles to this hobby. [On fairytales, moderntales, randomtales, history, tales, tails, and none of the above.]
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,802 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 14 - Published: 6/13/2007 - Complete
Brotherly love by untitled furniture reviews
Dear Dr. Phil, how do you get over a guy who would never want you? Wait, scratch that. How do you get over a guy who's your step brother? No answers? You're useless. Where’s Oprah when you need her? Completed
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 109,016 - Reviews: 811 - Favs: 325 - Follows: 49 - Updated: 12/3/2006 - Published: 9/3/2005
He Punks Me Not by Slideshow reviews
I'll chase and stalk him until he is mine. I'm pretty determined. Unfortunately his best friend thinks my existence is pointless and I'm unworthy. And, well, he's pretty damn determined too. / Left up just for comparison with my writing then and now.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 165,111 - Reviews: 4212 - Favs: 2,526 - Follows: 235 - Updated: 6/1/2006 - Published: 10/9/2003 - Complete
When You Own the Universe by Secretive reviews
He’s perceived as a spoiled rich kid that always gets what he wants. She’s seen as a cynical loner with an anger issue. But neither are truly what they seem what happens when they begin to notice this? What happens when he “buys” her for a week?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 26 - Words: 112,384 - Reviews: 3642 - Favs: 3,455 - Follows: 399 - Updated: 3/25/2006 - Published: 10/16/2003 - Complete
A Dark Obsession by Jaskey reviews
Anna Mitchell has always been obsessed. She has loved goths since the time she first met one. But her obsession has taken a new twist, in the form of a certain blue-haired goth boy. Just how far will she go to get his attention?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: M - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 19 - Words: 73,393 - Reviews: 1217 - Favs: 1,103 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 2/17/2006 - Published: 1/1/2005
My Life In One Sentence by invisible.writer reviews
My life was mindnumbingly dull, but I was fine with being the invisible Ginger Ale Girl. Whoever said friends were good for the soul did not know the boy with blue hair.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 18 - Words: 113,764 - Reviews: 409 - Favs: 627 - Follows: 55 - Updated: 12/29/2005 - Published: 3/17/2004 - Complete
UNcreat1Ve7 by Zia Aizan reviews
OK, so maybe I shouldn't have been on my cousin J's s/n. . . but I worship her friend Dave! I had to talk to him. But now. . . he likes talking to me, I think - but since I was iming him on J's s/n - he's falling for HER! (completed)
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 50 - Words: 65,791 - Reviews: 1362 - Favs: 249 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 11/10/2002 - Published: 8/26/2002
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Blinded By White reviews
The lights are too bright. / The room is washed out. / The machines are too loud. / You--you are too quiet. //
Poetry: Family - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 268 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/7/2008 - Complete
Can You Hear It in the Silence reviews
Can you hear it in the silence? / All of the words I'm dying to say . Can you feel the distance growing? / Did we push or pull away? " // What could hurt more than best friends becoming strangers?
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 182 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 8/6/2008 - Complete