231 An Unacknowledged Mark » The Soul of Merlin created a means by which people of the Realm might find a mate that would benefit the health and wellbeing of Britain. For some, Soulmarks are seen as blessings; for others, they're an irritant. Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet are inclined not to acknowledge them at all. Written for the Rough Trade Paranormal Romance Challenge, July 2021.
Pride and Prejudice, T, English, Romance & Supernatural, chapters: 9, words: 27k+, favs: 189, follows: 229, updated: 8/7/2021 published: 7/24/2021, [Elizabeth, Mr. Darcy] [Jane, Mr. Bingley]
72 A Lot of Hope » Gale Hawthorne, Victor in the 73rd Hunger Games, is making a cautious, romantic pursuit of Katniss Everdeen. At the Reaping for the 74th Hunger Games, his world changes forever. With more than just his heart on the line, Gale realizes that plans he and Haymitch Abernathy have been making need to be accelerated. Can they be accomplished before he loses Katniss to the Capitol?
Hunger Games, T, English, Romance & Suspense, chapters: 14, words: 68k+, favs: 62, follows: 38, updated: 7/9/2021 published: 6/9/2021, [Gale H., Katniss E.] Haymitch A., Peeta M.
112 A Bond Universally Unacknowledged » This is a Pride and Prejudice Story, written with the Sentinel Trope. In a time where almost no one knows of or remembers them, a Guide and Sentinel awaken. Prejudice and pride may hamper their introductions, but their purpose will be undeniable. Possible trigger warning: Attempted sexual assault.
Pride and Prejudice, M, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 7, words: 18k+, favs: 172, follows: 102, updated: 8/16/2020 published: 8/10/2020, [Mr. Darcy, Elizabeth]
11 Mentor's Mind One-shot. Mild divergence from canon. Haymitch Abernathy has never, not once, had a Tribute survive. This has made him jaded and, at times, numb to all feeling. But there is something about the unheard of Volunteer for the 74th Hunger Games . . . if only he can believe.
Hunger Games, K+, English, words: 2k+, favs: 19, follows: 10, 8/8/2018, Haymitch A., Katniss E., Peeta M.
65 Moony's Mate » The War is over at last and a trio of heroes comes to take up posts at a Hogwarts vastly different than two of them grew up with. Remus Lupin is not at all unhappy with the changes—especially when Moony finds his mate amongst the new faces. An AU for ShayaLonnie's birthday! UPDATED to ADD the PREQUEL: Lily's Vengeance.
Harry Potter, T, English, chapters: 2, words: 11k+, favs: 304, follows: 144, updated: 5/25/2017 published: 5/20/2017, [Remus L., Hermione G.]
26 A Lily Maid Relents Just a what-if/AU to Chapter 28 of Anne of Green Gables. What if Anne Shirley set aside her long-held grudge against Gilbert Blythe after he rescued her while she was playing "Elaine"? All things Anne belong to L.M. Montgomery's people, not me. One-shot. Really.
Anne of Green Gables series, K+, English, words: 1k+, favs: 73, follows: 24, 3/15/2016, [Gilbert B., Anne S.]
160Unexpected Perfection » On Hiatus. A "What if?" divergence from the Pride and Prejudice canon. What if Darcy had adopted a different set of expectations at the first Assembly, where he is introduced to the ladies of Longbourn? What if he had behaved as a gentleman was supposed to do in such a situation? He likely would have danced with Jane first, of course. :) Please note: This is NOT Pride and Prejudice
Pride and Prejudice, K+, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 8, words: 18k+, favs: 91, follows: 150, updated: 3/19/2012 published: 2/3/2011, Jane, Mr. Darcy
102 Spurs » A divergence story from True Grit, 2010. Told from the Texas Ranger's perspective, here is the story of how he met Mattie Ross, helped her chase down Chaney, and what happened in their lives thereafter. Eventually Mattie/LaBoeuf.
True Grit, 2010, T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 20, words: 27k+, favs: 89, follows: 26, updated: 8/14/2011 published: 7/15/2011
85 The Last Miss Bennet Mary Bennet, we read in Pride and Prejudice, lived a less secluded life after the marriages of her sisters. Did she rusticate a spinster forever? I choose to say she did not. Here, then, is a happy ending of two sorts for Mary Bennet. One-shot.
Pride and Prejudice, K, English, Family & Humor, words: 8k+, favs: 245, follows: 38, 10/19/2009, Mary
268 The Hardest Part » Winner of multiple awards, this is the first story of my Imprinting: The Mating Imperative series. How Embry imprints on his best friend's girl and does his best to win her love while exploring the imprinted relationship.
Twilight, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 6, words: 29k+, favs: 858, follows: 249, updated: 10/2/2009 published: 7/11/2009, [Embry, Bella]