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March, 2020

Things at Home & Work: (because those two things are more connected now)

3 humans, 5 cats. All is well. That’s more important to say, because everyone at our house is still healthy and probably going to stay that way. Here in Pennsylvania, we’re under a general stay-at-home-unless-absolutely-necessary order. Mom is a homemaker, so that’s usual for her, but Dad is now working from home (and sharing the office where my desk is, too). But that’s not a problem, because my work is healthcare-adjacent (we do shipping for clinical trials) so I still have to go to work. The work itself is the same, slightly busier, but my co-workers are starting to get on my nerves. They were obsessive germaphobes to begin with, but now they’re getting unbearable. I’m trying to be patient, because not everyone was raised by Vulcans like I was, but it’s hard. And the news is just full of useless speculation and fearmongering… it’s exhausting.

Things Read:
Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II (Robert Matzen, 2019 – won in a GoodReads giveaway)
Story of Man: The Age of Chivalry (National Geographic Society, 1969)
Beyong Uhura: Star Trek and Other Memories (Nichelle Nichols, 1994)
Currently Reading:
The Time Has Come: Why Men Must Join the Gender Equality Revolution (Michael Kaufman, 2019 – ARC won in a GoodReads giveaway)

Things Watched:
Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Captain Marvel (2019)
Frozen (2013)
Frozen II (2019)
Olaf’s Big Adventure (2017)
Stargate SG-1: Season 4 (2000 – 2001)
Asian Comedian Destroys America – Ronnie Cheng (2019)
The Little Mermaid (1989)
The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea (2000)
Hey, Cinderella! (1969)
Cinderella (1950)
Cinderella II: Dreams Come True (2001)
Derry Girls: Season 2 (2019)

Audio Things:
Been There, Done That (podfic – Charles/Erik)
The British History Podcast (episodes 01 – 10)
Toaster Verse 01 Some Things Shouldn’t Be a Chore (podfic – MCU)
Currently Listening To:
Captain America Is Not a Republican (podfic – MCU)
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[CardCaptor Sakura: Drabble] "Plans for the Future" [G]

Title: Plans for the Future
Prompt: writerverse challenge 21, challenge 01, prompt 24 ‘once more’
Word Count: 693
Original/Fandom: CardCaptor Sakura
Character(s): Sakura Kinomoto, Keroberos
Pairing(s): mentioned Sakura Kinomoto/Syaoran Li, Touya Kinomoto/Yukito Tsukishiro, Eriol Hiiragizawa/Kaho Mizuki
Summary: When Kero found the first strand of silver while brushing his mistress’s hair, he promptly freaked out.

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blah
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AO3 Friends?

Anybody here also on AO3?

I'm trying to make a list of LJ / AO3 usernames so when I post gift fics, I can tag / gift them correctly.

If you are on AO3, comment with your username. Comments will be screened, so if you prefer to keep your LJ and AO3 lives separate, let me know.

And if you're not on AO3, I do have a few invites left...

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[Stargate: Fiction] "Painted Target" [Lorne/Parrish, G]

Title: Painted Target
Author: Ami Ven
Prompt: writerverse phase 21, challenge 27 heroes assemble (superhero genre)
Word Count: 1, 725
Rating: G
Original/Fandom: Stargate Atlantis (Avengers ‘verse!)
Pairings: Evan Lorne/David Parrish
Setting: prequel to Assemble
Summary: Parrish and Cadman are agents of the SGC sent to take out a Red Room operative codename The Artist – they make a different call.

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Busy
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[Avengers: Drabble] "Time Has Brought" [Bucky/Rhodey, G]

Title: Time Has Brought
Author: Ami Ven
Prompt: writerverse phase 21, challenge 26 weekly quick fic, prompt “A Thousand Years” (by Christina Perri)
Word Count: 100
Rating: G
Original/Fandom: Avengers
Pairings: James “Bucky” Barnes/James “Rhodey” Rhodes
Setting: part of my happy ‘verse
Summary: “You wanna hear something sappy?”

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