Highlander II
20 February 2030 @ 07:57 pm
Fanfiction List  
Beneath the cut is a list of all of the fanfiction that I have posted in one of several places - sometimes more - on the 'net. Usually Dreamwidth (formerly on my LiveJournal), at my website, or over on the AO3's Archive of Our Own. I've linked to all three of those if a work is posted at all three, otherwise, only to the ones where it lives.

Fics listed beyond... )

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27 August 2021 @ 11:04 pm
test  
this is only a test

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01 November 2020 @ 07:20 pm
MacGyver - The Countdown - The List  
This will house the full MacGyver countdown list with links to each of the review posts.

The Full List... in progress )

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Highlander II
01 November 2020 @ 07:20 pm
MacGyver - The Countdown - The List  
This will house the full MacGyver countdown list with links to each of the review posts.

The Full List... in progress )

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30 October 2020 @ 10:50 pm
fan_flashworks badges  
this is where i keep track of all the badges )

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Highlander II
12 October 2018 @ 10:22 pm
seeking a beta reader for long fic  
So - I have this fic that I wrote up for a slow burn bigbang (the comm apparently gave up the ghost) and it's in need of a beta. It's a completed fic, approximately 47,000 words. Suits fandom, Mike and Harvey, plus a hoard of others, alternate universe where they work in a brothel.

I'm happy to offer up additional details for decision making - there are content warning eligible things. If there's something you're worried about, lemme know and I'll skim through to check.

Hit me up here, or message me.

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Highlander II
07 October 2018 @ 08:04 pm
v late Gatecon report...  
I'm a little bit late writing up my Gatecon report. Whoops!

Granted, I didn't see a whole lot of the convention outside the photo ops, so I don't really know how much of a report this will be.

day-by-day things of the 'gate )

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Highlander II
18 September 2018 @ 10:44 pm
friday five.... a little late  
i was in Vancouver on Friday surrounded by SG-1/SGA/SGU actors etc, so couldn't do this then... so here we go:

1. Have you ever experienced a hurricane firsthand?

-- yup... one passed right over the house where my parents currently live a few years back - that fucker came waaaaaaaaaaaaaay on inland, the eye passed over the house. and hurricane Harvey wasn't too far away last year - but we got edge-rain more than anything else.


2. Have you ever experienced outside heat over 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celcius)?

lol - i live in south Texas - heat over 100F happens for about 3.5 months straight every year


3. When and where was the coldest temperature you have ever experienced?

erm... up-state NY something or other below zero? i have nfi....


4. Is your household prepared for a possible power outage of two to seven days?

not really - but more b/c it gets to over 100F here for so much of the summer than anything else. it's hard to weather heat like that without fans.

5. Do you have a go bag?

no, but i probably should. though, i'm one of those ppl who can 'pack in a hurry' and i know where my things are.

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Highlander II
27 August 2018 @ 11:19 pm
Dresden Files Cooperative Card Game - a review  
I'm going to talk about playing all 3 variations - physical board game, Steam and phone app.

Once upon a time, there was a kickstarter for the DFCCG run by [twitter.com profile] fredhicks and his company Evil Hat Productions. (If you like RPGs and the like, hit them up - they are ALL about the games!) So, I pledged my $69 and waited and waited and waited and got the 1st chapter of Peace Talks as a perk for being a backer (omg book nao pls). Then the game arrives. (There are also expansion card packs available and more probably coming as new books get written.)

The box is gorgeous, the artwork is fantastic. The rules are weird - in a good way - and all of the cards have details you need so you don't have to try to remember everything. Which is good, because, like Harry's life, this game is hard. Deliberately.

But it's not unwinnable! It takes some strategy choices and a little bit of luck.

To go along with the Kickstarter, Hidden Achievement developed digital versions! So you can take your frustratingly fun game along with you wherever you go.

So, first up, the physical board game version )

Then the Steam version )

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Highlander II
27 August 2018 @ 12:36 am
the friday five...  


1, What is your favourite food?

chocolate - in all it's forms... because, yes, there is even room for white chocolate - primarily when pretzels are dipped into it


2, What is your favourite food preparation method?

anything that doesn't involve me having to stand over the stove for long periods of time - the 'set it and forget it' method is my fave. aka: the crock pot sees a lot of use

though - i will have to say, my tiny George Foreman grill is getting a workout b/c it's super convenient


3, What is your favourite cuisine or style of cooking?

erm - quick and easy? or slow and easy? if it's something i don't have to babysit, i'm p much sold.

i get a lot of recipes and such from Budget Bytes b/c it's usually p inexpensive and most of the time is p quick to whip together.


4, Do you have any dietary restrictions and if so what are they?

i didn't until recently - i can't handle cow milk anymore. if it's going to be baked or cooked - something where the milk sugar will get broken down and the like, is okay, but otherwise - nope. fortunately, there are a lot of substitutes that work for like 90% of recipes. things like pudding - where the milk fat is doing the binding work - are complicated, but most everything else, there's a work-around or alternative for out there in net-land.


5, If you could introduce the whole world to one ingredient to improve their culinary experience, what would that be and why?

smoked paprika. and yes - the smoked variety. you have to be careful not to overuse it, b/c it is in the pepper family, so it can be a spicy kick, but it is SO goddamned good


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Highlander II
05 August 2018 @ 01:15 pm
Women of Star Trek icons  
I made a fleet of icons a bit back for a landcomm. Thought I'd share them here.

74 icons behind the cut )

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29 July 2018 @ 10:21 am
fic, icons and things - January - July  
got a little behind on these, so....

[community profile] fan_flashworks for most of these, tho some were also done for multiple challenge fills -

* Five Things To Do in the Mojave Wasteland - Fallout: New Vegas fic, also for [community profile] seasonofkink
* A Time to Slay - BtVS fic
* Tangled Limbs - Dresden Files fic
* Having a Drink - Suits icons
* Staying In - Dresden Files fic
* Birthday - the Pretender fic
* full of hot air - hot air balloon icons
* orange and red and yellow - fall leaf icons
* Dinner - The Sentinel fic
* Cropping for Icons - cropping images for icons tutorial
* butt match - butt matching game =)
* The Mighty Hunter - animal icons
* Summer Fun - kids playing in sprinklers icons
* Adoptable! - icons of pets who are or have been adopted
* We All Fall Down - icons of kids playing Ring Around the Rosie
* Don't Bowl Me Over - ST: DISCO fic, also fit a challenge at [community profile] starfleet_hq
* The Fun Parts - Dresden Files/Van Helsing (2004) fic
* Hello! - icons of the common 'hello' greeting in various languages
* Choices and Rescue - ST: DISCO icons
* On Pot - Suits fic
* T-Rex gonna T-Rex - Dresden Files fic
* A Wizard Walks into a Magic Box - Dresden Files fic for [community profile] intoabar
* Dark Games - ST: DISCO fic for [community profile] smutswap
* Fries! - BtVS fic for [community profile] chocolateboxcomm

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Highlander II
30 June 2018 @ 08:46 pm
Highlander -- It's a kind of magic....  
We're talking the OG movie here.

have a little commentary while I watch the movie )

And, just because: Highlander in 30 Seconds Re-enacted by Bunnies.

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30 June 2018 @ 01:24 am
Sue Grafton's Alphabet Mysteries...  
So, I recently finished all 25 novels in the Sue Grafton 'alphabet' series with Kinsey Millhone. I thought I'd write up some mini-reviews. Assuming I can remember enough about them all, I started the first one back at the end of December.

(I have now officially read something like 27 books in 2018.)

A to Y... there is no Z )

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25 June 2018 @ 03:39 pm
Jurassic World 2 -  
Imma ramble a bit about the movie. It'll all be under a cut b/c spoilers.

here thar be dinos )

Also - don't bother to stay for the post-credit scene unless you just like hanging out in the theater.

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09 May 2018 @ 05:02 pm
do ALL the adulting!  
I have done ALL the things...

* called 401k-ppl #1 about rollover of old 401k
* called 401k-ppl #2 about rollover of old 401k
* called $carinsurance about the sudden rate increase - no fault of mine, just stupid shit in my area, ugh, extra $20/month go bye-bye =(
* called $dentist to change appointment date now that my work hours are different

That is a lot of adulting things. And they are DONE. No more adulting today.

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10 April 2018 @ 11:35 pm
So, that butt post from the other day...  
Relates to this that I made for [community profile] fan_flashworks:

http://h2smsk.com/ffw-game/index.html

it's a matching game... of butts!

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Highlander II
05 April 2018 @ 10:35 pm
can i get an assist?  
I'm working on a thing and I need....

butt shots.

Celebrities would be best. And I have a few (Gatecon is good for this sort of thing... what? they're right THERE!), but I need more.

The clearer the shot of the butt, the better. Clothed is okay! I don't necessarily need nekkid butts.

Not picky at all with regard to size, shape, race, gender, etc etc etc... =)

I promise - I'll share what this is for when I'm done. XD

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04 April 2018 @ 08:39 pm
new fone - who dis?  
Same price, new phone, new carrier, plus a shitload of American Airlines miles! That's how you phone and go vacay at the same time.

Sprint has a deal where, if you're a new customer, and you get a new phone with them, you earn 20k AA miles, plus up to 5k additional miles each year just for being a customer. (And they'll buy out your old phone from your old carrier - restrictions, etc...) So, I did that. It also comes with a free subscription to Hulu - which is nice, even though it's the commercials-having version. So, doing that 'setting up the new phone' thing and all that. (tho it's kinda giving me a headache, but *shrug*)

In other news... I.... got an ARC of "Brief Cases" (Jim Butcher Dresden Files story collection) - and... I have no idea why. I mean, I guess I could've signed up for something somewhere or won something, but, holy buckets the shit show my life has been for the last several months means, fuck if I know. Either way - cool. I dunno if I'm supposed to do more than read it - it didn't come with any instructions. (and i thought the package was some other thing I'd ordered)

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Highlander II
04 March 2018 @ 11:00 am
planning for Gatecon...  
So I'm working out my plan for Gatecon 2018 and I'm running into a couple of snags. I think I can wrangle up the funds for covering my portion of the hotel (\o/ tax refund). However, I'm slightly short on frequent flyer miles for nabbing my plane tix. =(

Anyone have roughly 7,000 American Airlines frequent flyer miles they're willing to part with and send in my direction?

I'd be willing to trade a bucketload of icons, some banner graphics, wallpapers, or fic, hell, I'll even bake cookies if that's your thing.

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18 February 2018 @ 10:43 pm
smutswap letter  
letter contents lie within )

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26 January 2018 @ 12:36 am
Fic & icons - September - December  
[community profile] fan_flashworks for all of these, again, mostly icons, but a few fics thrown in:

Delivery for Kumquat McGillicutty - icons - Suits
Keeping Warm (also fits a [community profile] seasonofkink square) - Wonder Woman fic
It's Dusty Out There (also fits a [community profile] seasonofkink square) - Fallout: New Vegas fic
Stuck With You - icons - Huey Lewis
This Narcissistic Bastard - icons - Harvey Specter
Four Seasons - icons - Jessica Pearson
Checking - icons - hockey dudes
The Move In - Suits fic
Just Plain Rude - icons - Suits & House
Going for a Spin - Suits fic
Smooth Surface - icons - hockey ice

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15 January 2018 @ 10:18 pm
snowflake_challenge - Day 15  
Day 15

In your own space, write a love letter to Fandom in general, to a particular fandom, to a trope, a relationship, a character, or to your flist/circle/followers. Share your love and squee as loud as you want to.


Dear Fandom -

You're still a weird and fucked-up place, but that's actually mostly a good thing. Fandom is how you find new things get into and how you get other people into new things. It's also where you meet new people and make weird decisions to do things like travel to conventions and meet-ups and book-signings and stuff.

This would be longer and stuff, except that my brain is fried and focus is totally not a thing happening right now. But - anyway - Fandom, ttly fucked up and weird, but we like you that way.

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14 January 2018 @ 10:00 pm
snowflake_challenge - Day 14  
Day 14

In your own space, create your own challenge. Whatever your challenge is, and have fun with it!


The last challenge I set up was dig out all of your action figures and toys and play with them and make stories with them and take photos n' such. Which is still a really great idea!

So, I'm gonna stick with that one. Play with your toys! XD

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13 January 2018 @ 05:12 pm
Ao3 Stats Meme thing-y + holiday cards  
Top 5 Stories By Hits:
- The Scary Park Bench (12,835 hits)*
- Used (6560 hits)
- Where There is Darkness (4475 hits)
- Do What I Tell You (4417 hits)
- White-Knuckling the Sheets (3039 hits)
- Private Viewing (2979 hits)**


Top 5 Stories By Kudos:
- Where There is Darkness (85 kudos)
- Post-Fight Conversation (60 kudos)
- The Five People You Meet in WITSEC (55 kudos)
- Four Beers From Home (54 kudos)
- Average Night, Unusual Bar (50 kudos)


Top 5 Stories By Bookmarks:
- Where There is Darkness (12 bookmarks)
- Post-Fight Conversation (10 bookmarks)
- If Not Here, Where (9 bookmarks)
- Used (7 bookmarks)***
- A Tiny Push (7 bookmarks)***
- Feel the Burn (7 bookmarks)***
- Hop and a Shower (6 bookmarks)


My super-long Van Helsing fic seems to be a commonality among the whole group. Kinky sex gets lots of hits, but the fun stuff & Yuletide gets kudos. =)



* I think these are mostly bot hits, b/c I can't think of any reason this should have this many hits.
** Including a 6th b/c of aforementioned bot-hits.
*** Tied for 4th. =)


And - thank you to [profile] rahira and [personal profile] grammarwoman for the holiday cards! =)

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