35A Bend in the Road » Unwanted, unloved, Katherine Brooke prepares herself for a life of endless monotony and lonely spinsterhood. There is no beauty or joy at all in life. Until she meets a certain redhead and discovers the magic of a place called Green Gables. Perhaps there is a bend in her road after all?
Anne of Green Gables series, K, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 13, words: 17k+, favs: 9, follows: 14, updated: 5/11 published: 11/30/2021, Anne S., Katherine B.
Checkmate » Strange things have been happening in Odyssey... which is normal... Rumor has it that the elusive criminal and ringleader CheckMate is setting up new headquarters somewhere in or around the little town... and a secret agent has come to investigate... an agent with a mysterious past. Hearts and lives are on the line.
Radio Dramas, K+, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, updated: 4/13 published: 4/9, Adventures in Odyssey
28 Boldly » Left with no other choice, Lorna McAllister regretfully makes the journey from her home in Scotland to faraway America in 1870. Before long she finds herself in the wild west... alone. A chance meeting with an outlaw leads to a series of events that force her to cling to her last shred of strength and courage... and meet her future boldly. Based on A Gown of Spanish Lace.
Misc. Books, T, English, Western & Romance, chapters: 24, words: 30k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 3/31 published: 1/26
12The Lion Killer » Nathan, Son of Jesse, lives in first century Jerusalem during the time of the Roman occupation. When the girl he loves is falsely accused and sentenced to a terrible fate, he swears to fight for her, to do anything to get her back, to wipe out the Romans single-handedly if he must. But he is soon to discover that one cannot take on the Roman empire... and win. Rated T for violence.
Misc. Movies, T, English, Romance & Suspense, chapters: 13, words: 9k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 3/2 published: 11/30/2021
3From Your Valentine » Set in 270 A.D., in the Roman Empire. Since a tragic accident left her blind at the age of six, Julia has felt no hope in any future. But maybe there is hope for her yet... Inspired by Adventures in Odyssey, Episode #562, The Last "I Do"
Radio Dramas, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 2/18, Adventures in Odyssey
50Sarah's Story » Sarah is eight years old when she goes to work in the kitchen of the palace of Euphrania. Although she is content with her station, she sometimes dreams of the royalty on the other side of the kitchen walls. And then, one day, she meets a princess in disguise... and her whole life changes. Sequel to I Can't Forget the Melody.
Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella, K+, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 10, words: 15k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 2/8 published: 11/8/2021
11 Best Wishes From Your Old Chum Anne has refused Gilbert and suddenly feels that life is empty and bleak without him. But... he hasn't forgotten her. And perhaps... just perhaps... happier days are to come. A Valentine tribute to the most lovable couple in literature.
Anne of Green Gables series, K, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 5, follows: 2, 2/1, Anne S., Christine S., Gilbert B., Roy G.
1 Sherwood Tales You know, there's been a heap of legends and tall tales about Robin Hood. All different, too. Well, I have my own version. It's the story of what really happened in Sherwood Forest. Incidentally, I'm "Julia B. Carver", a love-struck eight-year-old. And my job is to tell it like it is. Or was, or whatever.
Robin Hood, 1973, K, English, Adventure & Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 1/25
114 The Lady of My Choosing » If my father were a chancellor, how easy it would be, the lovely Lady Caroline would be a proper wife, you see. But my father was a servant, and my mother same as he, so the lady of my choosing is a world away from me. That's how it is and how it was and how it always shall be.
Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella, K, English, Romance & Suspense, chapters: 42, words: 39k+, favs: 2, updated: 11/27/2021 published: 11/1/2021
23 I Can't Forget The Melody » Hundreds of miles from the one she loves, Cinderella can no longer stand to be so far away. Although she knows her chance for happiness is over, she longs to be near him, just to see him and know that he is close. And so, she makes a rather foolish decision, one that may turn out all right in the end.
Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella, K, English, Romance & Suspense, chapters: 7, words: 4k+, updated: 11/6/2021 published: 10/30/2021
Bound By Chance A young aristocratic girl, living during the dark days of the French Revolution, is arrested and condemned to death. But not by the guillotine.
Scarlet Pimpernel, K+, English, Suspense & Romance, words: 1k+, 11/5/2021
1 Awaiting the Dawn Whispered prayers, silent tears, soft footsteps, revengeful triumph, what were they thinking as they awaited the dawn? Charles Darnay, doomed to die, his wife Lucie, waiting with fear, the little seamstress, alone and fearful, Therese Defarge, awaiting her triumph, Sydney Carton walking the streets in his last few moments of freedom... what were they thinking the night before?
Charles Dickens, K+, English, Suspense & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 10/29/2021, Madame DeFarge, Charles D., Sydney C., Lucie M.
1 The Defeated Enemy "Your damnable revolution is dead...no one will free you from the guillotine when the time comes, unless I myself..." He did not finish; the rest of the sentence was merged in a merry laugh. "A pleasant conceit - what?" he said lightly. "I'll think on it, I promise you!"
Scarlet Pimpernel, K+, English, Drama & Suspense, words: 2k+, follows: 1, 10/29/2021
1 We Journey Together Perhaps there was a greater purpose in Sydney Carton going to the guillotine than he ever could have forseen? Perhaps... God was leading him to the love he had always longed for... And God moves in mysterious ways.
Charles Dickens, K+, English, Romance & Adventure, words: 5k+, favs: 1, 10/28/2021
7 A Redeeming Love Paul King is a shiftless drunkard, not worthy to even think of the beautiful Joan Shelley. And so he leaves her free, even though it breaks her heart. But from far across the sea, her prayers reach him. Can her love-and God's-redeem him? Note: This is not from the Anne of Green Gables series, it is on a short story by the author of Anne of GG and there was no category for it.
Anne of Green Gables series, K, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 10/27/2021