10 In Blood and Sacrifice » Throughout the stories and tales of the world, the sacrificial hero always reflects the One True Sacrifice. A poem.
Misc. Books, K, English, Poetry & Spiritual, chapters: 2, words: 814, favs: 4, follows: 1, 4/20/2018
2 The Batclan Bimonthly Do not forward this newspaper to unauthorized recipients. To request the addition of a recipient, contact Batman (batman at leaguemail dot jl). Delete after reading. Archived issues are available on the Batcave network.
Batman, K, English, Family & Humor, words: 795, favs: 7, follows: 5, 11/20/2017, Vicki V.
4 Worth It "Of course it is not worth it," they say. "It was never supposed to be worth it." (And the Batfamily goes on.)
Batman, K+, English, Family & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 14, follows: 7, 11/19/2017
2 The End of the Road "And now he lies here, dead—and for what reason? / You're powerless to bring him back again." When best friends fight an endless war, in the end one will die...and the other must go on. (A poem.)
Batman & Superman, K+, English, Tragedy & Friendship, words: 337, favs: 2, 11/4/2017, Bruce W./Batman, Clark K./Kal-El/Superman
10 Not All Those Who Wander In which four Rangers gather to discuss important matters, Barliman Butterbur has a good heart but doesn't really understand, and Daisy the Barmaid meets an old acquaintance she never thought to see again. One-shot.
Lord of the Rings, K, English, words: 1k+, favs: 14, follows: 3, 11/3/2017, Aragorn, Halbarad, Butterbur
6Ruminations on Bests and Firsts Dick's preferred title has changed with time.
Batman, K, English, Family, words: 740, favs: 6, follows: 3, 9/26/2017, Richard G./Nightwing
4 A Joke Well-Played The first-year Weasley twins wreak havoc, and Minerva McGonagall plots.
Harry Potter, K, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 10, 8/7/2017, George W., Minerva M., Fred W.
4 A Tale of Fallen Warriors ...a lament for the fallen ones. (A poem commemorating all those who died in the Second Wizarding War).
Harry Potter, K+, English, Poetry & Tragedy, words: 372, favs: 6, follows: 1, 8/3/2017
4 The River [Poetry of T. S. Eliot] "I was sent down to the river to pray / and to be healed"
Misc. Books, K, English, Poetry & Spiritual, words: 371, 5/22/2017
1 For Sorrow, For Joy What is comfort without pain? What is happiness without hardship? What is life without the struggles it entails?
Batman, T, English, Horror & Suspense, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 5/15/2017, Timothy D./Red Robin
7 The Love to Hope "But oh! my son, / Let light now win!" Han Solo's thoughts as he walks toward his son on the fatal bridge.
Star Wars, K+, English, Tragedy & Family, words: 179, favs: 2, 4/17/2017, Han S., Kylo Ren/Ben Solo
3 A Generation Lost A poem for the Lost Generation as described in what has been called the greatest war novel of all time. (Rated M for descriptions of violence, though perhaps somewhat less graphic than what Remarque himself wrote.)
All Quiet on the Western Front, M, English, Tragedy & Poetry, words: 344, 3/31/2017
4 To Watch, To Stand "And now I stand to ward / all evil from this land we guard." Another poem for the Dúnedain Rangers of Arnor.
Lord of the Rings, K+, English, Adventure & Poetry, words: 172, favs: 3, 3/26/2017
21 Between the Clouds and Falling Rain » ...there is light. Or, five times one of Red Robin's fellow vigilantes came uninvited to Tam's apartment, and once when she showed up in their cave. Because the universe needs more Tim/Tam, and they got a horrible non-ending in the pre-boot continuity.
Batman, T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 6, words: 11k+, favs: 14, follows: 8, updated: 3/24/2017 published: 3/19/2017, Timothy D./Red Robin
8 Never to Live In the cool of the morning, Red Robin mourns another death.
Batman, K+, English, Family & Tragedy, words: 865, favs: 8, follows: 1, 1/22/2017, Timothy D./Red Robin
2 I Heard the Bells "It was as if an earthquake rent / the hearthstones of a continent..." Red Robin, on Christmas Eve, in Gotham city. Holiday songfic to Longfellow's "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day."
Batman, K+, English, Drama & Spiritual, words: 1k+, favs: 4, 12/24/2016, Timothy D./Red Robin
10 With Joy and Goodwill (they said) To them, Christmas was not yet all it could be. (But they would learn that later.) For the Narnian Holiday Prompt Contest: Home.
Chronicles of Narnia, K, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 9, follows: 3, 12/17/2016, Aravis, Shasta/Cor
5 To See the Morning Light In which the end seems to have come, yet a new dawn still breaks, slowly, over the sky.
Batman, K+, English, Angst & Family, words: 462, favs: 7, follows: 3, 11/9/2016, Timothy D./Red Robin, Damian W./Robin
9 Refreshment of the Spirit An unrhymed iambic tetrameter acrostic for Lucy's forgotten story in the Magician's Book.
Chronicles of Narnia, K, English, Spiritual & Poetry, words: 161, favs: 5, 10/24/2016
4 So Comes a Silent Dawn One by one they fall, for even Bats are not immortal.
Batman, T, English, Family & Tragedy, words: 1k+, favs: 13, follows: 6, 10/11/2016