Widdershin Wizard
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Joined 10-20-07, id: 586247, Profile Updated: 08-28-09
Author has written 8 stories for General, General, Fantasy, Life, and Love.

Hallo all.

I am a freshman at college (Portland State University) this year, and I shall likely be an anthropology major and writing minor (I'm trying to decide if I should work something more useful in there, too...). Of course, that is why I am taking Turkish, a philosophy course, and Faith & Reason my first term. Wouldn't want to take anything pertinent, would we?

I apologize in advance if I should say anything rude or overly critical. Whilst I admit in full my mediocrity and inadequacy as a writer, I still have a nasty habit of being cynical, presumptive, critical, and on occasion rude when I comment on prose. 'Tis all in an effort to be helpful, but, alas and alack, in can come off in a way not so pleasant. So, be forewarned, whilst your work may have its good qualities, I probably won't focus on that... unless it is truly good, in which case I mean whatever compliments I shower upon you.

Otherwise... most of my prose/fiction tends toward fantasy and "magical realism", and my poetry toward loaded allegory concerning personal issues. My interests, hopes, dreams, themes, etc., are irrelevant, and will no doubt reveal themselves better than I could ever hope to explain.


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A Love Poem reviews
Wherein a man writes of dying friendships and missed romance, weeps, and discovers a remedy.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 589 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/28/2009 - Complete
To Do Things Differently reviews
A question in my high school career ed. packet asks: if you were to do one thing differently, what would it be and how would you do it differently? This is my response.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 338 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/25/2008 - Complete
Tell a Seaman's Tale reviews
A poem wherein is related the effects of stuff, by stuff, upon other stuff. In other words, an accurate summary of this I cannot do.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 547 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/20/2008 - Complete
Under Snowy Skies reviews
An old poem I wrote, concerning getting lost.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 241 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/29/2008 - Complete
Murati reviews
The tale of how Silver-tongued Strauss came into the possession of a fabled boat, the Murati, and the crew mate he obtained along the way.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 21,753 - Reviews: 5 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 4/20/2008 - Published: 3/27/2008 - Complete
The Grand Inquisitor reviews
A poem inspired by a great chapter in Dostoevsky's The Brothers Karamazov.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 572 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/25/2008 - Complete
Wildfire reviews
A short story about a young man, on the run, for a crime he may not have committed.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,020 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/25/2008 - Complete
Ahab's Grave reviews
A small tribute to the sea.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 237 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 3/24/2008 - Complete