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February 7th, 2016

Title: In a Corner of My Soul: Painting the Town Red
Fandom: BtVS
Prompt: 499 - Squalor
Rating: PG

Word Count: 666
Note: Locked to Taming Mods
Title: frontier [3/?]
Fandom: Teen Wolf
Prompt: 498 - gefilte fish
Warnings: Some kind of bastardized western/ABO hybrid AU. (Vaguely inspired by the time period of Hell on Wheels.) Will be Derek/Stiles.
Rating: PG
Word Count: ~1100
Summary: Derek and Stiles wait out the rain and continue their journey.
Disclaimer: It’s all lies and I own nothing.
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February 6th, 2016

Prompt #499

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Hiya Tamers! This week's prompt is:



Squalor





Definitions here and here.



Remember, all prompts are open to interpretation by the author. Make the prompt your own!

Comments and Questions welcome via the Contact the Mods page

Tamingmod
Xocoatl

February 5th, 2016

Birthday Girl

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Title: Birthday Girl
Author: Forsaken2003
Pairing: Oliver/Felicity, Diggle
Rating: PG13
Disclaimer: I own none, all belong to DC Comics
Comments: Always welcomed!
Summary:  Oliver takes Felicity out to lunch for her Birthday. He realizes the repercussions on Felicity for taking her out of the IT department.
Warnings/Spoilers: Season 2
Beta’d by: Unbeta’d

Prompt #498 from tamingthemuse- Gefilte Fish
Note: From now on most of my tamingthemuse stories will be named as the challenge.

http://forsaken2003.livejournal.com/199660.html

February 3rd, 2016

Title: My Fair Lady
Fandom: Harry Potter
Prompts: #498 – Gefilte Fish
Warnings: None
Pairings: Mafalda/Hermione
Rating: PG-13
Word Count: 524
Summary: Mafalda receives a letter.

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January 31st, 2016

Title: In a Corner of My Soul
Fandom: BtVS
Prompt: 498 - Gefilte Fish
Rating: PG

Word Count: 619
Note: Unused scene


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Title: after the war [5/?]
Fandom: Teen Wolf
Prompt: 497 - cuirass
Warnings: AU (some kind of not-quite post-apocalyptic, slightly militaristic, maybe in-the-future, werewolves-become-known I don’t know). Derek/Stiles, with background Erica/Boyd and Scott/Allison.
Rating: PG-13
Word Count: ~880
Summary: Stiles’ team is finally found—but someone’s missing.
Disclaimer: It’s all lies and I own nothing.
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January 30th, 2016

Prompt #498

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Hiya Tamers! This week's prompt is:



Gefilte Fish



Definitions here and here.


Remember, all prompts are open to interpretation by the author. Make the prompt your own!

Comments and Questions welcome via the Contact the Mods page

Tamingmod
Xocoatl

Title: 20 S4a1
Rating: FRAO: Adults Only.
Word Count: 586.
Commas Brought to You By: Howard Russell.
Prompts:  #497 Cuirass at Taming the Muse. Week of participation 212.
Disclaimer: All material derived from pop culture at large is the property of its respective owner. No copyright infringement is intended. All original concepts and characters are the property of Valyssia Leigh © 2009 to present. Any reproduction, duplication or distribution of these materials in any form is expressly prohibited.

January 29th, 2016

Title: Babysitting Duties 3/?
Author: Forsaken2003
Pairing: S/X
Rating: PG13
Disclaimer: I own none, all belong to Joss Whedon
Comments: Always welcomed!
Summary:  Spike and Xander babysit Dawn for the weekend.
Warnings/Spoilers:  Season 5.
Beta’d by: Unbeta’d

Prompt #497 from tamingthemuse- Cuirass
Note: From now on most of my tamingthemuse stories will be named as the challenge.
Previous Parts Here:
http://www.livejournal.com/tools/memories.bml?user=forsaken2003&keyword=Babysitting%20Duties&filter=all


http://forsaken2003.livejournal.com/199174.html

January 27th, 2016

Title: Not Again
Fandom: Veronica Mars
Prompts: #4967 – Cuirass
Warnings: None
Pairings: Logan/Veronica
Rating: PG-13
Word Count: 775
Summary: Veronica doesn't want to watch this happen again.

http://fan-flashworks.livejournal.com/617057.html

January 25th, 2016

Title: In a Corner of My Soul: Hello Kitty
Fandom: BtVS
Prompt: 497 - Cuirass
Rating: PG

Word Count: 635

January 24th, 2016

Title: frontier [2/?]
Fandom: Teen Wolf
Prompt: 496 - illuminate
Warnings: Some kind of bastardized western/ABO hybrid AU. (Vaguely inspired by the time period of Hell on Wheels.) Will be Derek/Stiles.
Rating: PG
Word Count: ~1250
Summary: The rain has yet to let up; Derek and Stiles share a paltry breakfast in the barn.
Disclaimer: It’s all lies and I own nothing.
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January 23rd, 2016

Prompt #497

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Hiya Tamers! It's another writing-filled week here at . This week's prompt is:




Cuirass




Definitions here and here.



Remember, all prompts are open to interpretation by the author. Make the prompt your own!

Comments and Questions welcome via the Contact the Mods page

Tamingmod
Xocoatl

Title: 20 S2a1
Rating: FRAO: Adults Only.
Word Count: 645.
Commas Brought to You By: Howard Russell.
Prompts:  #496 Illuminate at Taming the Muse. Week of participation 211.
Disclaimer: All material derived from pop culture at large is the property of its respective owner. No copyright infringement is intended. All original concepts and characters are the property of Valyssia Leigh © 2009 to present. Any reproduction, duplication or distribution of these materials in any form is expressly prohibited.

January 22nd, 2016

Title: Babysitting Duties 2/?
Author: Forsaken2003
Pairing: S/X
Rating: PG13
Disclaimer: I own none, all belong to Joss Whedon
Comments: Always welcomed!
Summary:  Spike and Xander babysit Dawn for the weekend.
Warnings/Spoilers:  Season 5.
Beta’d by: Unbeta’d

Prompt #496 from tamingthemuse- Illuminate
Note: From now on most of my tamingthemuse stories will be named as the challenge.
Previous Parts Here:
http://www.livejournal.com/tools/memories.bml?user=forsaken2003&keyword=Babysitting%20Duties&filter=all

http://forsaken2003.livejournal.com/199165.html

January 18th, 2016

Title: Crush
Fandom: Harry Potter
Prompts: #496 – Illuminate
Warnings: None
Pairings: Harry/Ginny
Rating: PG-13
Word Count: 525
Summary: Ginny thinks about how her feelings for Harry had evolved.

https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11720677/15/366-Shorts

January 17th, 2016

Title: In a Corner of My Soul: Gang Colors
Fandom: BtVS
Prompt: 496 - Illuminate
Rating: PG

Word Count: 895
Title: families of circumstance [1/?]
Fandom: Teen Wolf
Prompt: 495 - in loco parentis
Warnings: AU. Season 4 canon divergent.
Rating: PG
Word Count: ~1,160
Summary: Stiles does a friendly pack a favor by taking in an orphaned child, but Derek’s somehow the one that ends up watching her that first night.
Disclaimer: It’s all lies and I own nothing.
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January 16th, 2016


Title: 20 S17a6
Rating: FRAO: Adults Only.
Word Count: 832.
Commas Brought to You By: Howard Russell.
Prompts:  #495 In Loco Parentis at Taming the Muse. Week of participation 210.
Disclaimer: All material derived from pop culture at large is the property of its respective owner. No copyright infringement is intended. All original concepts and characters are the property of Valyssia Leigh © 2009 to present. Any reproduction, duplication or distribution of these materials in any form is expressly prohibited.

Prompt #496

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Hiya Tamers! This week's prompt is:



Illuminate





Remember, all prompts are open to interpretation by the author. Make the prompt your own!

Comments and Questions welcome via the Contact the Mods page

Tamingmod
Xocoatl

January 15th, 2016

Title: Babysitting Duties 1/?
Author: Forsaken2003
Pairing: S/X
Rating: PG13
Disclaimer: I own none, all belong to Joss Whedon
Comments: Always welcomed!
Summary:  Spike and Xander babysit Dawn for the weekend.
Warnings/Spoilers:  Season 5.
Beta’d by: Unbeta’d

Prompt #495 from tamingthemuse- In Loco Parentis
Note: From now on most of my tamingthemuse stories will be named as the challenge.

http://forsaken2003.livejournal.com/198801.html

January 14th, 2016

Title: The Serpent Constellation (Ch 2)
Fandom: Harry Potter
Prompts: #495 – In loca parentis
Warnings: None
Pairings: Andromeda/Rabastan
Rating: PG-13
Word Count: 596
Summary: Andromeda misreads the situation

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January 10th, 2016

Title: In a Corner of My Soul: Vampires
Fandom: BtVS
Prompt: 495 - in loco parentis
Rating: PG

Word Count: 676
Title: somewhere, within [1/?]
Fandom: Teen Wolf
Prompt: 494 - driving me sane
Warnings: AU/canon divergent around 318 Riddled. Will probably be Derek/Stiles.
Rating: PG
Word Count: ~930
Summary: Derek returns to Beacon Hills to find that Stiles is at Eichen House.
Disclaimer: It’s all lies and I own nothing.

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