Aug. 20th, 2018


I was tagged by [ profile] kitty_fic

Rules: List the first lines of your last ten published stories. See if there are any patterns yourself, or if anyone else notices any! Tag up to ten friends!

Here's mine from most recent to oldest:

1. They faced each other, wands out and a fierce expression on their faces. (Birthdays and Holidays, Harry/Draco)
2. Draco had spent four months in a cell at the Ministry. (A Wild Ride, Harry/Draco)
3. Amsterdam had the best clubs in the wizarding world. (Finding James, James Sirius/Scorpius)
4. Draco was utterly bored. (Life Was But A Number, Draco/Sirius)
5. The campaign was in full swing. (The Inevitability of Us, Doug/TJ Hammond; Political Animals)
6. Scorpius entered the private triage room restricted to hit wizards and aurors. (The Worst Auror, James Sirius/Scorpius)
7. The silk sheets feel cool against his burning skin. (Moonlight Sonata, James Sirius/Draco)
8. Druella Burke hated Aurors. (Against All Odds, Ron/Draco)
9. Draco walked into the lobby of the Ritz. (Meeting at the Ritz, Charlie/Draco)
10. It'd been a year since those buses had transported the population of Oz out of its walls. (Don't Stop Believing, Miguel/Ryan, Oz)

Things in common: a lot of Harry Potter and a lot of Draco. Also my fics tend to be really long, but apparently my first sentences are always short and never part of dialogue.

Tagging: I don't even know who's still active, so I'm tagging anyone who wants to do it



I was tagged by [personal profile] kitty_fic to do this and figured why the hell not.

Rules: List the first lines of your last ten published stories. See if there are any patterns yourself, or if anyone else notices any! Tag up to ten friends!

Beginning with the most recent but not counting my drunk fic which I haven't cleaned up and a chapter of a WIP.

1) "Narcissa," Severus said as he opened his front door, "what an unexpected surprise."
Understudy (Severus/Narcissa)

2) Rose hadn't been working for the famously handsome Undersecretary Blaise Zabini for long but she understood two things very quickly: he was a ridiculously charming and everyone in the office knew it.
The Office (Scorpius/Rose, Blaise/Rose)

3) Academically, Severus knew there was no reason to be ashamed. Everyone had preferences.
Breaking Free (Severus/Harry)

4) "This will never work." Severus pinched the bridge of his nose between his fingers and sighed.
What About Us (Severus/Harry)

5) "God, I've missed you," Teddy murmured.
Consumed (Teddy/James)

6) Harry knew Draco by now, knew that when he wanted something, he'd get moody and irritable for a day or two and then it would burst out like a volcano erupting.
Cracking the Code (Harry/Draco)

7) When Harry was a kid, Dudley had said he was a freak.
Super Freak (Severus/Harry)

8) Draco wasn't particularly fond of children. They were messy, smelly, loud and, more to the point, took attention away from him. He tolerated Pansy's offspring, but that was primarily because she always cast a strong Sanitising charm on her way out the door.
One in a Million (Harry/Draco)

9) "Do you remember the first time?"
Cock Soup for the Soul (Teddy/James)

10) Severus squeezed his eyes shut and banged his fist on the worktop, beyond aggravated that he'd dropped yet another glass stirring rod. The nerves in his right hand had never been the same after Nagini tried to rip his throat out but, rather than improving, the situation was reaching the crisis point.
Crisis...Averted (Severus/Harry)

I'm not tagging people because I am annoying like that. Just go ahead and do the meme if you're interested!

As for a pattern, I think primarily I jump right in. This is probably because I drabble/write short fics and need to set the scene quickly.
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Fandom Random

Potterverse Con happened this past weekend at the Bethesda North Marriott, and it was fantastic. I missed the HP cons, not so much for the source material, but the people. I went with [personal profile] sparkysparky. There we met up with [personal profile] cruisedirector and [profile] apaulled, [personal profile] treewishes and her sister, [personal profile] alisanne, [personal profile] torino10154, and [personal profile] dementordelta.

Let's just say that we were as quiet and subdued as always.

Now, I'm already planning for MistiCon and possibly LeakyCon.

In other news, Christmas fests are already staring. I've already signed up for:
[ profile] hd_erised
[ profile] hd_owlpost
[ profile] hp_nextgen_fest

Possible ones, although they are not all technically Christmas fest
[ profile] mini_fest
[community profile] adventdrabbles
[community profile] snowflake_challenge (this one in January)
[personal profile] capitu's SEASONAL HP COMMENT-A-THON
And of course NaNoWriMo

We'll see what happens.


Firewhiskey fic reveals

Reveals are up for this round of [community profile] firewhiskeyfic. You can see the winners and banners here.

If you want to read the drunk version of my fic, Caught, In the Rain, Ginny/Blaise, NC-17, 500 words, it's here. I'll probably post a cleaned-up version tomorrow.

Because I am posting, I will also mention that [info]hp_nextgen_fest claiming is open here. I am thinking of giving it a go if I can find the right prompt/bunny.

I'll also be posting info about [community profile] snape_potter's Secret Snarry Swap in a bit and will edit in the link here when I do. ETA: Voila! Prompting begins tomorrow!

Aug. 17th, 2018


The Friday Five 8/10/18 and 8/17/18

Time for this week's Friday Five.

All about People's Habits )
Want more answers? Cool, because I have them! *g*
Last week's Friday Five, which I missed )

Aug. 16th, 2018


Drabble: Morning Discussion

Title: Morning Discussion
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Pairing/Characters: Severus Snape/Harry Potter.
Word Count: 100
Rating: PG
Challenge: Written for [community profile] snarry100/[info]snarry100/[ profile] snarry100's prompt# 640: Test.
Summary: Harry and Severus discuss career choices. (Apologies for the short update).
Part Seventy of the Wisdom Series (LJ/IJ/DW).
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Morning Discussion )


Drabble: Confusion Cure

Title: Confusion Cure
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Pairing/Characters: Neville Longbottom/Luna Lovegood.
Word Count: 100 x 3
Rating: PG
Challenge: Written for [info]neville100/[community profile] neville100's prompt# 388: State of Confusion.
Warning(s)/Genre: Mild angst/romance.
Beta(s): None, poke me if you spot anything.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Confusion Cure )

Aug. 14th, 2018


FIC: Understudy, NC-17, Severus/Narcissa

Here's the second of my two [community profile] hphet MiniFest entries!

Title: Understudy
Author: [personal profile] torino10154
Pairings: Severus/Narcissa, Lucius/Narcissa implied
Rating: NC-17
Summary: Lucius has a little problem. Severus is happy to offer his services in the interim.
Word Count: ~735
Content: Infidelity, fingering, rough sex, biting, not quite hate!sex
Notes: Thanks so much to [personal profile] gryffindorj for the once over and [personal profile] badgerlady for the beta! ♥

On DW || On LJ


Firewhiskeyfic VOTING

You can now read and vote on this round of [community profile] firewhiskeyfic!

I highly suggest not having a beverage in hand as you try to read unless you want to spray your computer with your morning cuppa. ;)

The voting post is here.



Weekly Fic Wrap Up: Week 32, 2018

Happy Alternate Monday, everyone. :P
I hope you're all having a fabulous day.
I returned to my office today (boo) to find it decorated for my Bday with Hogwarts stuff (yay!).

Ali's List of Fics: August 7th - August 13th )
And here's what's coming up:
Ali’s To-Do/WsIP List )

I'm sure I've missed stuff while I was gone, so fill me in. What's happening? <3

Aug. 13th, 2018



Hey, all!
I'm back home after traveling yesterday (and delayed planes - boo), but was wiped when I got home so I went straight to bed.
Apologies for the recent radio silence, but between the RL destination wedding I attended, AND getting to hang with my bbs [personal profile] dementordelta and [personal profile] lilyseyes at LeakyCon, there wasn't much time for writing.
I will do my best to update all my WsIP this week (for those of you who follow them). ♥

BUT get ready for spam anyway because I have many updates to talk about.

1) There will be a LeakyCon post *g*
2) I got my most recent HP Lootcrate just before I left, so there's that to show you all
3) I have this week's (short) fic wrap up to post
4) There was this little thing called MY BIRTHDAY this past week and I OWE a ton of replies to posts and PMs, and emails.
5) And I have this week's SSHP Prophet to start collecting links for (technically that's not something I'll post here, but in my mind it counts).
Oh! And 6) I just got my [ profile] hd_erised assignment, so I need to squee about that!

SO...more to come! MUAH!

Aug. 11th, 2018


Challenge #756: "Snape and Social Media: Snapchat."

Challenge 756: Snape and Social Media: Snapchat

(Posting early this week because of con busyness!)

This service allows people to share shot personal snippets of their lives with people Would Severus find it useful? It would certainly be amusing to see his face altered by some of its filters... However you see it, this week we discuss Snape and Snapchat.

(Remember: drabble posts now appear on livejournal and insanejournal and dreamwidth.)


I love everybody *hic*

Hey, you guys!

So I haven't been online in a while, mainly because of vacation week, which includes my being at LeakyCon this weekend with [personal profile] dementordelta and [personal profile] lilyseyes (OMG, managed coding while drunk!) and we just came from dinner where we had several butterbeers (with butterscotch schnapps and Captain Morgan's rum), and so I am tipsy.

Which means I should be just in time for [community profile] firewhiskeyfic tonight! *crosses fingers that coding's correct*

AND I am trying to bring Delta and Lily to the party, too, wish me luck! *g*

Anyway, this was all to say THANK YOU for all the wonderful birthday wishes (which I will reply to soon, I promise). Just know I adore you all. ♥

Aug. 10th, 2018


Fic: Ulterior Motives

Title: Ulterior Motives
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: PG
Pairing: Draco Malfoy/Harry Potter
Word Count: (1460) 365 x 4
Warnings: Mild angst.
A/N: Written for [community profile] hogwarts365/[ profile] hogwarts365's prompt # 254: "If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway.”, Authority, Consistent AND for prompt # 255: “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ― Lao Tzu, Obeisant, Afternoon.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Ulterior Motives )


Happy birthday, Alisanne!

Hope you're having a fantastic birthday with all the fab folks at LeakyCon!

I owe you a drabble (or something). ♥


FIC: The Office, PG-13, Scorpius/Rose, Blaise/Rose

I just posted the first of two entries I wrote for [community profile] hphet! The other will go up next week.

Title: The Office
Author: [personal profile] torino10154
Pairings: Scorpius/Rose, Rose/Blaise (unrequited)
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Rose has a new job. And a new boss.
Word Count: ~1285
Content: Brief sexual content, fantasy
Notes: Thanks so much to [personal profile] gryffindorj for the plot bunny and once over and [personal profile] badgerlady for the beta! ♥

On DW || On LJ

Aug. 8th, 2018


Fic: Roaming Their Way Home

Title: Roaming Their Way Home
Author/Artist Name: [personal profile] alisanne
Prompt Number and/or Title: Based on the song: Roam - by the B52s.
Fandom: Harry Potter
Pairing: Harry Potter/Severus Snape
Rating: NC-17
Medium or Word Count: 5402
Genre(s): Humor, Romance, Mild Angst
Warnings/Content: Rimming, anal, switching.
Summary: Severus and Harry end up going a long way to find their way home.
Notes: Written for the recent [community profile] slashorific fext (reveals are here).Thanks to the mods for their patience, to [personal profile] torino10154 and [personal profile] lilyseyes for their help with plotting, and to Emynn and [personal profile] sevfan for beta reading. As always, nothing you recognize is mine. Yay, Slash!

Roaming Their Way Home )


Important pointers

"Important" anyway. LOL

[community profile] firewhiskeyfic is this Saturday!! Come drink, write, or just hang around and chat. Summer is sooooo quiet around here, it'll be good to connect with some fannish folks again.

[community profile] bbtp_challenge is now on DW as well as IJ!!! Come join the DW comm if you'd like to participate there. We'll be monitoring both for ML purposes so you can feel free to post to either or both. The tag request post will be going up next week so start thinking about what fandoms you want to create for.

Aug. 7th, 2018


Drabble: Anniversary Celebration

Title: Anniversary Celebration
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: PG
Pairing(s)/Characters(s): James Sirius Potter/Scorpius Malfoy.
Word Count: 100 x 2
Warnings: None, just happy, fluffy sweetness here.
Summary: James shares some memories with Scorpius.
A/N: Written for [community profile] hp_nextgen100/[ profile] hp_nextgen100/[info]hp_nextgen100's prompt # 149: The Leaky Cauldron.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Anniversary Celebration )

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