AllegoriesInMediasRes
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Joined 05-09-14, id: 978456
Author has written 20 stories for Historical.
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Walls and Windows by Long Island Iced Tea reviews
Eyes can be walls to the soul, eyes can be windows to the soul. None of King Henry VIII's six wives shared the same eye colour. What did he see when he looked into each of their eyes? Tudor Era England.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,123 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 8 - Published: 3/24/2011 - Complete
Embroidery by Long Island Iced Tea reviews
1485-1536. Catherine of Aragon's life, defined through her needlework. Set in Tudor England - references to Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Princess Mary and King Henry VIII.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,429 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/5/2011 - Complete
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Castle Crumbling
1534. "When Mary escapes this hellhole, she will round up everyone who has ever scorned her and have their tongues severed, fried, and fed back to them on a platter garnished with sweetmeats." Set in Tudor England. Threeshot. AU, darkfic. Warnings inside.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,339 - Updated: 36m - Published: 2/20
Seven Sevens reviews
1501. Seven sevens will command your life. Set in Tudor England, Katherine of Aragon-centric. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 593 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/17 - Complete
Subtlety
1535. The best place to hide something is in plain sight. Set in Tudor England. Mary I centric. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,748 - Published: 2/11 - Complete
Counterweights and Crosses
18 February 1536. "The daughter of Anne Boleyn wearing a fur that belonged to Katherine of Aragon: it's an obscene image, to say the least." Set in Tudor England, focusing on the future Mary I. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,411 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/28 - Complete
An Education in Itself reviews
Early 1534. "Her father had intended her time at Hatfield to be an education in obedience and submission. While Mary was determined never to learn those lessons, Hatfield was certainly proving to be an education in itself." Set in Tudor England, focusing on the future Mary I. Inspired by the #MeToo movement. Twoshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,464 - Reviews: 1 - Updated: 1/24 - Published: 1/22 - Complete
embers burning low, burning steady
January 1536. Set in Tudor England. The young future Elizabeth I eludes her ladies-in-waiting during a chilly winter sunset. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,059 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/13 - Complete
Sneaky Little Fox
1535. Set in Tudor England. The future Mary I discovers she has an unlikely little ally at Hatfield. Fluffy little ficlet.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 464 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/27/2017 - Complete
Hands reviews
1516-1558. Set in Tudor England. "Hers were the hands that wielded power doggedly, recklessly, gracelessly, but wielded it all the same." Queen Mary I centric drabble collection.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,346 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/6/2017 - Complete
Gesture reviews
Early 1534. Set in Tudor England. The future Mary I has been languishing at Hatfield for months when her father, King Henry VIII, comes to visit. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,629 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/22/2017 - Complete
The Virginals
Spring 1534. Set in Tudor England. "It was the rhythm in her pulsing blood, the cadences of her soul, the tempo reverberating in her muscles and sinews, all the way right down to her very bones." The young Mary I encounters a set of virginals tucked away in a room at Hatfield. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,515 - Published: 6/7/2017 - Complete
Constant Companion on Your Shoulder reviews
Mid-1520s to 1536. Set in Tudor England. "It leaves her panting like a rabid dog, salivating for something, anything, to fill the gaping hole inside her. It consumes everything in her and somehow still does not exhaust itself." Or, five times Anne Boleyn was jealous of Mary Tudor, one time she was not, and one time she was for a reason no one expected. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,501 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/2/2017 - Complete
The Wrath of God reviews
Christmas 1535. Storms are brewing in Tudor England, ones that her subjects cannot escape, not even on the happiest day of the year. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,008 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/18/2017 - Complete
Shifting Sands
Spring 1529. Set in Tudor England. With the Blackfriars Trial approaching, and the gap between her parents widening each day, young Mary Tudor struggles to find her feet in a collapsing world. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,335 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/7/2017 - Complete
Forewarned is Forearmed
July 1527. Set in Tudor England. Katherine of Aragon must remain strong, now that her husband is fighting to annul their marriage. Yet a single Latin phrase spoken by her daughter has the power to throw her into such disarray. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,865 - Updated: 5/7/2017 - Published: 4/24/2017 - Complete
The First Day reviews
December 1533. Set in Tudor England. The future Mary I's first day as a bastard. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,043 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/17/2017 - Complete
Good to One's Enemy
August 1534. Set in Tudor England. Anne Boleyn visits her daughter Elizabeth at Hatfield, hoping to escape the troubles of the past year, but encounters something she did not expect. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,120 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/23/2017 - Complete
Dare Not Call You Father reviews
Summer 1536. Set in Tudor England. The future Mary I's journey from high hopes to fear to abject humiliation. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,187 - Reviews: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/23/2017 - Complete
A Flicker of Hope reviews
June 1536. Set in Tudor England. The future Mary I is struggling with guilt in the aftermath of taking the Oath. Eustace Chapuys, the Imperial Ambassador and her trusted friend, is there to offer her an ear and to help her come to terms with some difficult truths. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,950 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/2/2017 - Complete
Nothing More Than A Mirage reviews
Christmas 1550. Set in Tudor England. The future Mary I pays her brother Edward VI a visit at court. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,290 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Complete
Was It God's Will? reviews
1553-54. Set in Tudor England. Mary I is finally Queen of England, as God intended, and for a little while, her future is golden. For a while. Oneshot.
Fiction: Historical - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,041 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/28/2016 - Complete