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    here is a series about love and acceptance. it is also cross-posted here on the Compendium's blog

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    here are ficlets consisting of characters from my novel series, The Naturali Compendium. all ficlets are also cross-posted here on the Compendium's blog

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  1. Public Bookmark 9

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    What happens if the only man you've ever loved turns out to not actually be dead?

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    12 Feb 2019

  2. Public Bookmark 29

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    A post 11x21 fix-it for MerDer. Derek didn't die, but he's forever changed. A story about love, loss, and finding happiness wherever life may take you.

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    12 Feb 2019

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    Inspired by a post on Tumblr, this is a AU story set during Harry's sixth year at Hogwarts, with one big, foul-mouthed difference. Instead of Horace Slughorn, the position of Potions professor will be taken on by...Gordon Ramsay.

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    28 Nov 2018

  4. Public Bookmark 5

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    “Don’t worry little duck, I don’t think war will reach this side of the world.” Katniss added trying to ease her sister’s concern.
    “But what if it does, what will happen to Rory or Gale… or Peeta?” Prim asked her eyes sad.
    A chill sank in her bones, and she stopped short, breathless. She thought of them dressed in an army uniform. She thought of the trenches of the Great War her father used to tell stories about.

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    17 May 2018

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    Prompt: What about Lupin? Lupin, who lost everything the night James and Lily died, who forgave Sirius, who died in battle?
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    When they told him the news about Lily and James, Lupin finished the mission he was on before he went to Godric’s Hollow. He stood in front of the Potters’ ruined home and fell apart in the cold streets. He picked the pieces up, slowly, over years and years.

    In the first half hour, he remembered how to breathe. He picked up his composure sometime the next week. He patched together nights of sleep. Sometimes the stitching couldn’t hold; sometimes he couldn’t pull himself out of bed in the morning.

    Remus kept picking himself up and patching himself together. Today, he walked by a beautiful woman with long red hair and when she laughed he didn’t flinch with sorrow. Today, he made a joke, the kind James would have collapsed at and Sirius would have smirked at. Remus patched himself together, scars and sorrows, kindnesses and chocolate.

    We are the ways we rebuild ourselves.

    (a brief, rambling character study of Remus Lupin)

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    17 May 2018

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