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Hey! What's up? You may call me Mercedes. I enjoy writing very much, even though I'm not really a Stephen King or a James Patterson (I'm far too much of a noob.)

Pen-Name: MercedesDeCristo

Gender: Female

Age: Early Twenties. That's all I'm gonna say.

Hey. It's been awhile. Sorry. College is okay so far but I've been busy and my writing style has changed a bit. I'm planning on rewriting 'The Pivots' and continuing 'Nomad,' so stay tuned.

A teenage girl about 17 named Diane had gone to visit some friends one evening and time passed quickly as each shared their various experiences of the past year. She ended up staying longer than planned and had to walk home alone. She wasn't afraid because it was a small town and she lived only a few blocks away.
As she walked along under the tall elm trees, Diane asked God to keep her safe from harm and danger. When she reached the alley, which was a short cut to her house, she decided to take it. However, halfway down the alley, she noticed a man standing at the end as though he were waiting for her. She became uneasy and began to pray, asking for God's protection. Instantly a comforting feeling of quietness and security wrapped round her, she felt as though someone was walking with her. When she reached the end of the alley, she walked right past the man and arrived home safely.
The following day, she read in the newspaper that a young girl had been raped in the same alley just twenty minutes after she had been there. Feeling overwhelmed by this tragedy and the fact that it could have been her, she began to weep. Thanking the Lord for her safety and to help this young woman, she decided to go to the police station. She felt she could recognize the man, so she told them her story. The police asked her if she would be willing to look at a lineup to see if she could identify him. She agreed and immediately pointed out the man she had seen in the alley the night before. When the man was told he had been identified, he immediately broke down and confessed. The officer thanked Diane for her bravery and asked if there was anything they could do for her. She asked if they would ask the man one question. Diane was curious as to why he had not attacked her. When the policeman asked him, he answered, "Because she wasn't alone. She had two tall men walking on either side of her." Amazingly, whether you believe or not, you're never alone. Did you know that 98 of teenagers will not stand up for God, and 93 of the people that read this won't repost it?

Repost this in your profile if you truly believe in God.
PS: God is always there in your heart and loves you no matter what,
and if you stand up 4 him he will stand up for you.

The Pivots illustration was done by a good friend of mine :)

Ten things about me:

1.) I love to eat (what? I can't help myself.)

2.) I'm a rookie graphic designer.

3.) I'm a casual kpop fan.

4.) I love video games!

5.) My favorite TV shows are Avatar (both ATLA and LOK), The Proud Family, Victorious, iCarly and Amercian Dragon: Jake Long.

6.) My favourite animes are Sailor Moon, Free!, Kuroko no Basket, Fruits Basket, Ouran High School Host Club and Haikyuu!

7.) I'm very much like Zuko from ATLA - hotheaded and impatient. But I'm really loving :)

8.) I'm not that athletic (sorry.)

9.) I always say 'Pizza!' at the most awkward moments.

10.) I want to be a really good novelist someday.

My favorite characters of ALL TIME! (Game, Anime/Manga, Book and TV show)

Code Geass: Lelouch (I cried my eyes out when he died.)

Avatar: The Last Airbender: Aang, Sokka, Ty Lee and Toph Beifong.

Avatar: Legend of Korra: Meelo, Lin Beifong, Asami Sato.

Twilight: Leah and Seth Clearwater.

Tekken: Kazuya and Jin.

Pokemon: Misty (anime), Cheren (game).

Dance Central: Angel, Oblio, Taye, Lil' T, Bodie, Emilia, and Glitch. (Wow.)

The Proud Family: Suga Mama, Oscar Proud (he's overprotective of Penny but he means well.)

American Dragon: Jake Long: Spud, Trixie, and Fu Dog.

Recess: TJ, Spinelli, and Vince.

Victorious: Jade, Cat, and Robbie.

iCarly: Sam and Spencer.

True Jackson, VP: Lulu and True.

Rugrats/All Grown Up: Chuckie, Lil and Phil, Tommy and Dil.

Kim Possible: Ron, Tim and Jim Possible.

Harry Potter: Fred Weasley, Luna Lovegood, and Neville Longbottom.

Maximum Ride: Iggy and Nudge.

Free!: Haruka, Nagisa, Makoto, and Aiichiro.

Haikyuu!: Hinata, Kageyama, Kuroo, Bokuto and Nishinoya.

Kuroko no Basket: Kuroko, Kagami, Aomine, Izuki and Takao.

Fruits Basket: Kyo, Yuki, Tohru and Kisa.

Sailor Moon: Usagi and Makoto.

Mystic Messenger: 707/Saeyoung Choi, Zen/Hyun Ryu, and Rika (she's an intriguing character - whether you like it or not.)

That's all I can think of at the moment.

Some floating ideas for stories and one-shots, be WARNED, I'm NOT going with all of them, just some ideas (and stories you may want to look forward to.)

1.) Across the Dimensions [Mystic Messenger] (Based on the April Fools DLC.)

Characters: Zen/MC

Summaries: The universes are merging - much to the Wizards' dismay. One interaction between two star-crossed lovers is the cause. What consequences may all of this have?

After finishing all the routes and the DLCs, I knew I was done with this game. I thought about uninstalling but I couldn't. Not when he's still trapped. Wait. He's...messaging me...?

(SPOILERS for the games.)

-Rated: T

-Genre: Supernatural/Romance

-Sub. Genres: Friendship/Family

2.) The Crew Origins [Dance Central]

Summary: How all the crews came to be.

Featuring some Sibling OCs, along with JJ and Sandy (only for Lu$h chapter.) Each crew will be featured in their own chapters, including D-Coy and DCI. Some references to The Pivots. (I might go with this idea.)

-Rated: T

-Genre: Friendship/Humor.

3.) Welcome to the Family [Avatar: The Last Airbender]

Characters: Toph/Lao/Poppy

Summary: Toph introduces her daughters to her parents. Beifong Family oneshot.

-Rated: K

-Genre: Family/Humor

4.) A Flicker of Light/Tactile [The Legend of Korra]

Characters: Mako/OC

Summary: "Will you quit calling me that?!" he yelled in exasperation. "Yeah, I will - when hell freezes over." I loved picking on him, seeing him getting all annoyed and angry and yet he's as soft as a teddy bear - the one and only Mr. Butt.

-Rated: T

-Genre: Drama/Romance

-Sub. Genres: Friendship/Humor

5.) The Path to Freedom [Avatar: The Last Airbender]

Characters: Aang/OC

Summary: "You know if Sister Iio was here, she'd say that we're both idiots." He smiled, "We are."

-Rated: T-M

-Genre: Adventure/Romance

-Sub. Genres: Hurt/Comfort

6.) Whispering Wallflower [Mystic Messenger]

Characters: MC / MM cast

Summary: Ribbons of destiny coiled around us all. For most of my turbulent life, I hid my misery and pain. I could barely breathe. My world was frozen until that one push. That one push into becoming a member of the RFA made my complicated life harder. But it also saved my soul.

(SPOILERS for the game.)

-Rated: T-M (M for the darker themes later on.)

-Genre: Drama/Hurt/Comfort

Sub. Genres: Romance/Friendship/Family

7.) Woes of the Wallflower [Mystic Messenger]

[An Alternate version of 'Whispering Wallflower' but this includes the Reset Theory and the wizards]

Characters: MC

Summary: I was everything they wanted me to be and more. But in all this time I never knew who I was. I only molded myself into who they wanted me to be. This time, this time for once in my life, I will be selfish.

(Spoilers for the game.)

-Rated: T

-Genre: Drama/Friendship

-Sub. Genres: Romance/Hurt-Comfort/Family

for my current stories, I will be spending most of my time rewriting my old stories, since my style of writing has changed (and still changing.) drastically over the years. And I'm also working on original stories as well to publish.

Your Godly Parent is...


You like being in charge.

You often wish you could just zap someone with a thunderbolt. (Yup. So many people.)

You were voted Class President.

You do what’s best for everyone.

You think you have what it takes to run for President.

You think every problem has a solution.

You love showing off.

You like plane rides

You are hydrophobiac (nope.)



You feel at home in the water.

Your favorite vacation place is at the beach.

You enjoy snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing, etc. (just swimming.)

You want to do something about the marine species being abused today.

You visit the local pool on a regular basis. (If I was rich and it had a pool nearby, yeah.)

You swim professionally.

You hate seafood.

You never get seasick.

You’d rather ride a boat than a plane.

You are acrophobiac



You’re not that much of a people person.

You like staying in the dark and writing poems.

You experience bad moods on a regular basis.

You like listening to loud, angry music.

You spend most of your time alone.

You think parties are sometimes loud and annoying. (But I still like to party.)

You like to keep to yourself.

All your closets are padlocked. (I wish.)

You write in diary/journal. (Sometimes.)

You feel most active at night.



You own a garden.

You like the great outdoors.

You have a green thumb.

You’re an environmentalist.

You have a special connection with animals.

You’re a vegetarian.

You like going hiking, camping, and looking at the natural wonders of the world

You always check a product if it’s environmentally-friendly.

You love going to flower shops.

You think global warming is a threat that must be dealt with.



You often start fights.

You’re a very aggressive type of person.

You like watching wrestling.

You’re competitive.

You like reading about war.

You don’t take crap from anybody.

You have anger management.

You never back away from a fight.

Everyone does what you say.

You don’t always think before you do something.



You have an insatiable thirst for knowledge.

You’re probably the only person who visit the library on a regular basis. (If I could.)

Half of your Christmas presents last year were books.

You like reading about war, mostly about the reasons and controversies behind it.

You’re the valedictorian in your class.

You’ve never gotten a grade below 90 in your report card.

You get political jokes without asking people to explain them.

You think it would be better if you were the President.

You have a huge shelf of books at home.

You think vinyl pocket protectors are useful.



You’re very creative and artistic.

You like listening to all kinds of music in general.

You always feel sunny and optimistic.

You are talented at drawing.

You like writing poetry. (YES!)

You can play at least 3 musical instruments.

You like going to art museums.

You almost always win 1st Place in Art Contests.

You have straight As in Art on your report card.

Your school notebook has more doodles than notes.



You dislike boys in general.

A deer is one of your favorite animals

You can shoot targets

You like silver.

You like the moon better than the sun

Zoe Nightshade is awesome

You love wild animals

You spend most of your time outdoors.

You love to move around the place

Hunting is not cruel, if it's to hunt down monsters.



You have a way with tools.

You build awesome things during your free time.

You’re the best at Woodshop in your class.

Metalworking is your forte.

You have your own toolbox.

You often search the Internet to look for pictures of robots.

You’re a techie.

You often have carpentry projects.

You dream of being a carpenter.

You aren’t afraid of fire. (I used to be.)



Every guy/girl swoons for you.

You like putting on makeup.

You naturally smell good.

You never experience a bad hair day. (I wish)

Your favorite activity is clothes-shopping.

You’re always at the front of every trend.

You’re the popular girl/guy at your school.

You’re often invited to parties.

Your motto is ‘It’s never a party without me.”

You look at yourself in the mirror on a regular basis.



You like pickpocketing your friends.

You’re a prankster.

You’re a speed demon.

You consider yourself restless.

You’re the best speaker in the class.

You like thinking on your feet and using your wits.

You’re inventive and resourceful.

You often start arguments.

You’ve never lost a debate.

You like making witty and sarcastic statements.



You’re the life of the party.

You like wine.

You’ve probably tasted every alcoholic drink out there.

You can finish a martini in less than a minute.

You have a happy, cheerful disposition.

You’re a foodie.

You like going to social events and mingling with people.

You like trying out new food.

You feel that you’re abundant in life.

You think that too much of anything is bad.


1st Place: Hades

2nd Place: Athena

3rd Place: Zeus

So Hades is my Godly parent...wow.

Which house in Hogwarts would I be in?

[x]You’ve never done illegal drugs. (or drugs at all)
[x]You have a lot of friends
[ ]You get along with everyone
[ ]You haven’t made fun of someone for at least two months
[ ]You love soccer
[ ]You love baseball
[x]You’re into writing and art
[ ] Favorite music genre is pop rock
[ ]You believe in “innocent until proven guilty” theory
[ ]One of your favorite colors is red or gold
[x]Good grades at school
[ ]One of the worst things you can do is lie
[x]You plan on going to college/university. (I go to university.)


[x]You’re content with mostly everything in your life right now.
[ ]You laugh a lot.
[ ]You like to follow trends.
[x]Politics suck.
[x]You love to swim
[ ]Water polo is awesome
[ ]Pink is one of your favorite colors
[ ]Black is morbid & depressing
[ ]You’re an optimist.
[ ]You’re completely straight edged.
[x]You’re very emotional
[x]Rap, R&B, & hip-hop is your favorite music genre
[ ]You don’t believe in going steady at a young age.
[x]You’ve made fun of at least one person this week.


[ ]You’re depressed to a certain extent. (I was.)
[x]You love to read.
[x]You appreciate theatre & arts.
[x]Sports suck.
[x]You’re shy.
[x]Loyalty is the MOST important thing in a relationship.
[x]Hate is completely unneeded.
[ ]Indie is your favorite genre of music.
[x]Every once in awhile you have little anger outbursts.
[ ]Lying is sometimes okay
[ ]Blue is one of your favorite colors.
[x]Serious is better than funny. (Sometimes.)



[ ]There’s at least one person you hate.
[x]Basketball is a good sport.
[ ]Football is amazing.
[x]Black is a cool color.
[x]You’ve lied about something serious. (During the B.C. days - 'Before Christ.')
[x]You’re a very deep person.
[x]You have considered suicide. (AGAIN - during the B.C. days!)
[x]Very loyal.
[x]You like metal.
[ ]They make school seem more important than it is.
[ ]You’re scared to grow up.
[ ]You’ve done drugs in the past month
[x]Anger is one of your primary feelings.
[x]You have trust issues. (Sort of.)
[ ]Guilty until proven innocent.


First Place: Slytherin

Second Place: Ravenclaw

Third Place: Hufflepuff

Fourth Place: Gryffindor

Slytherin? Okay. Well, I always thought of myself as a Ravenclaw with Slytherin characteristics anyway.

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