6 A Price to Pay 'There was but one woman for Gannicus who was more than the sum of her parts. The rest were only fragments.' On love; a character study. Set just after the end of -and contains spoilers for- Gods of the Arena. Rated M for language and adult themes
Spartacus: Blood and Sand, M, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 3, 4/13/2012, Gannicus
6 The Eight Phases of the Moon 'He learned the sword for the same reason he lived. Because he was told he couldn't do it.' Imagined scenes from Hayate's life.
Naruto, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 4k+, favs: 30, follows: 2, 10/12/2011, Hayate G., Yugao U.
Porcelain 'His skin was the first thing Ino saw. Skin so pale that in the moonlight it was almost luminous.' Double drabble, a story in two hundred words.
Naruto, K, English, Angst, words: 249, 9/19/2011, Ino Y.
5 Family Ties 'He really knew very little about Kankurou and Temari. They didn't feel like his siblings.' It's the day after Gaara's fight, and already something has changed. Spoilers up to and including the invasion of Konoha arc. Introspective.
Naruto, K, English, Angst & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 8, 9/2/2011, Gaara
6 Pieces 'They hadn't meant to get lost. But the desert was vast, untamed. It was easy to be lost.' Genma's broken, and Raidou's in pieces. Slash or friendship, depending on how you read it.
Naruto, T, English, Angst & Tragedy, words: 1k+, favs: 7, follows: 1, 8/13/2011, Raidou N., Genma S.
9 Fourteen 'He wonders if Kiba's ever killed a man. Wonders when killing became more important than kissing.' Set after the Sasuke retrieval arc. Kiba's in hospital after his battle with Sakon/Ukon; Kankurou practises being a real teenager, not just a ninja. Slash.
Naruto, T, English, Angst & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 26, follows: 9, 8/12/2011, Kankuro, Kiba I.