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tabaqui: (s&d colorprofile by obaona)
Monday, August 7th, 2017 09:02 pm
I'm currently working for the Rural fire department, doing admin-type stuff, and will also be organizing and basically coming up with their new fire safety and prevention/awareness program for the elementary schools.

I will *most likely* be doing that via Americorp/VISTA, but as the Admin Assistant left and starts *her* new job next week, her spot is open. I'm filling in right now, but i'm *fingers crossed* that I can interview and maybe do that job, instead. HEALTH BENEFITS. Plus better pay. Either way, I'm there for at least a year, if not more. It's terrifying and exciting. :)

Anyway - I *thought* there was only one more chapter of 'Yesternight', but HA. I was wrong. As always, Darkhavens is the most awesome person ever, and I'd never get anything posted if it was for her awesome skills and encouragement.

Also at AO3.


WARNING - Seriously, Warning. )




In doubtful dreams of dreams... )
tabaqui: (s&d colorprofile by obaona)
Monday, August 7th, 2017 08:25 pm
*waves*
Hullo! So much stuff going on, homg.

Two chapters of 'Yesternight' for you, that went up at AO3 yesterday. It was too late to post here, i had to go on to bed so i could be at my work on time. A little more news in the next post!

So - here we go!

Also at AO3.

Give me back the moon.... )

Chapter twenty-two.
tabaqui: (Default)
Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 02:22 am
THIS IS IT. The penultimate chapter of this story that has taken so *very* long. My gods.

Anyway - i'm going to post a 'me and things' post tomorrow, but for now - here we go. One chapter to go, holy fuck! I hope...anyone...is still reading.

:)

At AO3.


I wake to sleep.... )


Chapter <a href="http://tabaqui.dreamwidth.org/197412.html</a>twenty-one</a>
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Sunday, October 9th, 2016 10:32 pm
Whoooo! Am i getting a little faster? I dunno. But here we go. :)

[livejournal.com profile] darkhavens, as always, is my rock.
At AO3



It rains into the sea And still the sea is salt )


Chapter twenty.
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Saturday, August 13th, 2016 11:02 pm
Final-fucking-ly, right? Yeesh. I'm almost...ashamed? of how long it's taken me? But on the other hand...this is how long it's taken me. I just dunno.

Anyway - thank you, all, who are still reading, for continuing to read. I do appreciate your long-suffering.

I'm going to make a 'personal' post tomorrow and talk about some random things, but for now, this is it. [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens did the tidying and polishing, as always. Thanks! :)

On AO3.

But they must not waste repentance on the grizzly savant's fate.... )


Chapter nineteen.
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Sunday, May 1st, 2016 09:52 pm
*waves madly*

Hi, people. Apologies for the long-ass wait and...this is not the last chapter.
*flails*

I'm just so irritated with myself and how fucking *slowly* i'm writing, anymore, that i was like 'screw it, this is a good place to break'. So I did. So here you go.

As always, thank you, DH - you are the ultimate beta. :)

Also at AO3


you are the one I am lit for )


Part Eighteen

Thanks for all your patience, my lovely, lovely readers.
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 11:44 pm
Wow, hi, and holy damn, people. Three months? I'm so sorry! Sheesh. At last, though, eh? And i'm pretty sure that there is only one more chapter after this one, so - here it is, the penultimate chapter of my rather 'epic' Space AU!

*does a little dance*

[livejournal.com profile] darkhavens of course did the beta-ing. :) She's awesome.

So, here we go, thank you my so-patient readers, we are almost there!
Also at AO3.



So does she not take wing like a living thing.... )

Part Seventeen.

Thanks again, my dears!
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Friday, October 23rd, 2015 01:36 am
I know it's been a *very* long time, and i am so very sorry. Things in my life are making me not focus on - or not be rally *able* to focus on - writing as much as i want (and need), and that sucks.

And i may post about these things, or i may not, but rest assured, this story *will* finish. Thank you, all, my loyal readers - i do appreciate it.

And thank you, [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens for always coming through on the beta.

(Extra-special love and hugs for [livejournal.com profile] sweptawaybayou, because....)

Also at AO3

less angel than man how come i to this.... )


Part sixteen.
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 10:01 pm
Hullo! And at last, eh? Hehe. As always, my apologies, but...it is what it is.
Beta'd by the lovely [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens, as always. And, again - thanks, everyone, for being so patient.

Also at AO3



The fire of thine eyes.... )

Part fifteen.
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Saturday, June 13th, 2015 08:30 pm
Whooooooooo! I swear i'm not dragging this out on purpose. Thank you again, [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens for your always-excellent beta. I made a small edit in the previous chapter to fix a continuity error.

And so - here we go!
Also on AO3.


Shake hands, here's luck, good-bye. )


Part 14 here.
tabaqui: (ja&jpb&wbyspeakfree)
Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 11:33 pm
*waves*

Sooooo - way back last year - last *June* - there was a fandom works auction to benefit a dear person here in fandom who needed help. And I offered up fic, and people bid, and people won!

And I didn't get fic out in a timely manner. Because I suck like that. But i have been *working* on them (among other fic), and am finally *done* with the first one! Whoooo!

So this fic is for [livejournal.com profile] without_me, who bid on a J2/Wincest fic. And this is what happened with the prompt! I do hope it measures up. :)

Thank you, [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens for your usual awesome beta, and [livejournal.com profile] sweptawaybayou for your usual awesome cheering-on.
*luffs you guys*

Also at AO3



Śaktiśālī Nadī = 'mighty river'
Dādā Nadī = Grandfather Nadī
(Hindi)

Keeping Company )


I hope the translation is good - the site wouldn't do a reverse translation for me to check, and neither would any other site i tried - it just kept putting the same words in Hindi in the 'translate to English' box. Arrgh.

Plus, also - I don't live in New York and have never visited there.
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tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Thursday, April 9th, 2015 11:05 am
Finally! Sincerest apologies, my dear readers. I kinda suck at this sometimes. Mostly, the delay has been me being a dork and not actually *concentrating* on writing like I need to be. A very miniscule part has been my poor beta, [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens having computer woes to end all computer woes.

But now we have more! And we're getting closer to the end! And and and....

I am so very grateful for all the readers out there who are sticking with it, and again - apologies for my dragging ass.

(OMG so nice outside, *so* nice outside, warm and breezy and a little thundery and everything is green and flowers and clover and redbud and birds all tweeting merrily and whoooo! :) )

Also on AO3.


My Self were seen.... )

Thanks again, everyone. :)

Chapter thirteen here.
tabaqui: (jbswprofilebyhybridmagic)
Thursday, March 26th, 2015 11:04 pm
Hullo, flisty people! Wow, it's spring. Yay!! We've had rain, and yo-yo weather (70's down to 20's up to 60's, all in one day!) and there's a bird's next built in the decorative lantern i have on the front porch.

Little spring peepers (frogs) chorus half the night, and the birds are going nuts in the trees, singing singing singing. I look forward to the first laying of the wren eggs in our wren house. They have nested and laid two sets every year since we moved here. It's awesome.

Warmer is awesome, since i'm actually motivated to move away from my space heater and do stuff, heh.

Anyway - writing goes. I'll have another bit of Space AU up some time tomorrow, and i've written more of the Avengers thing i posted a bit ago.... Rejuvenation! Let's hope my writing has a spring, too. :)

Anyway - next bit of the Obsession drabbles. I posted it over in the comm a couple days ago. The prompt was 'Bondage', and this isn't, um...traditional bondage, but more the hold Jason has over everyone, by his insane and dangerous actions. The rest, of course, are in tags.

Thanks and enjoy!



The Power of One )
tabaqui: (ckconstruction)
Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 11:55 pm
So! I did actually post more of that 'Obsession' Christian Kane/Jason Behr story, but I didn't post it here. So now i'll post both the 'old' bit and the new stuff.

Also - i have been reading so many *amazing* Steve/Bucky post Winter Soldier fics...DAMN. Makes me want to write *so much more* in that 'verse. I'm working on a second bit to my first one, so.... Soon, i hope? And working on Space AU, and yes, *still* on the charity auction fics, though those winners probably hate me by now.....
Sheesh.

My work has been horribly boring and tedious and the hours are stupid and i'm trying to find something else. Too bad i'm not an accountant, because they seem to be needed a lot. But wow, could not do that job.

Anyway - here's the bits of the 'Obsession' 'verse that are new. Of course, they're all over at [livejournal.com profile] slashthedrabble, as well as new drabbles in many fandoms ever week, so go check out the comm! :)

These two are for the prompts 'Alcohol' and 'Illegal'

Takes place immediately after Murder By Numbers.


Whiskey Burn )



Breaking the Law )


Hope everybody is well and keeping warm! We had ice and then snow and then melt and then more ice and snow. Ridiculous!
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Thursday, February 19th, 2015 02:20 pm
Hallo!

Well, i am, as my dad would say, 'feeling puny'. So no work for me today (or yesterday), and i thought i'd get my updates all...updated.

I posted another ficlet at [livejournal.com profile] slashthedrabble, a continuation of the same story. It's over at the comm for now - I'll be putting it on my lj soon enough. It's nice to see drabbles and ficlets going up over there!

Also the Space AU! Which, you guys. I feel like such a dork, dragging it out so long, but it's not deliberate! It's just...me. I'm glad my faithful readers are still hanging on, though I totally understand if people want to wait until it's complete to read, too.

I think a couple more chapters will see us through to the end, so not long now, I promise!
Some 'not English' spoken in this chapter, so that's this:
'Tudo bem? - Everything well?
'Tudo bom. - Everything good.
'Chuchu' - Sweetie
'Legal' - Cool
(Brazilian Portuguese)

Also at AO3.

Yet Not Solitary )


Part twelve.
tabaqui: (jbswprofilebyhybridmagic)
Monday, February 9th, 2015 10:18 pm
We'll call this 'Obsession 'verse' because, really - that's what it is. I started writing the next bit off the newest prompt (The Police song titles) and got a little...carried away.

So almost 1500 words later, I'm done, but - ha! - not exactly a drabble *or* even a ficlet. So on the advice of the ever-smrt [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens, I posted a 200 word snippet at [livejournal.com profile] slashthedrabble, and I'm posting the whole piece *here*.

So. :)

I am so pleased that that comm is back up! I love that i'm writing more. I really really really need to *write more*. On all kinds of things. (Yes, you people who won fic off me, i'm still working on them, you are not abandoned, i just really suck right now!!)

Thanks again, [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens for the beta. AND, for finding the only word-count app on the entire Interwebs that counts correctly! G-docs and a host of others count html and all kinds of things, and we could *not* get an accurate word count. (And counting by hand, finally, showed us I was short when online counts showed us I was *over*.) CharacterCountOnline rocks.

Previous installments here and at SlashTheDrabble.



Murder By Numbers )
tabaqui: (ckconstruction)
Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 01:13 am
Hullo! Finally posting 'right' - finally have my computer up and running again, new hard drive in place, OS reinstalled, things getting back to normal. It'll take a few more days to dl and install all the little things that i'm missing - Photosheep, Filezilla, VLC.... And of course, all the little tweaks and settings and whatnot that made it all run and look *just like i like*.

And I need to find a decent Torrent client, since BitLord puts a completely un-removable toolbar fucking *thing* in theirs. Jackasses.

ANYway..... [livejournal.com profile] slashthedrabble is in it's first week back from a long hibernation, and I'm...writing stuff. Wheeee!

So I thought i'd just post them all here, so they were all together on my journal, as well as over at the comm. Warning for...i guess...creepy-stalkery stuff.


Here be ficlets.... )
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Thursday, December 18th, 2014 06:27 pm
Yes, at last! I am so pokey, it's horrible. But, this fic *will* be finished, and sooner rather than later.

In other news - it's cold, it's sleet-drizzling, my job is tedious, our Xmas tree is awesome. :) We got a nice, big, fat cedar this year, which really - yay! I love a good cedar tree. I'll post a picture soon - before the actual day. 'Cause i know you're all dying to see, heh.

Anyway - here we go. [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens Beta'd for me, of course.
Also at AO3


The old Lie; Dulce et Decorum est, Pro patria mori )


And there we have it. Enjoy!

Part eleven.
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Sunday, September 14th, 2014 10:51 am
Hello, lovelies! Finally, some new stuff, eh? I'm really very pleased and grateful that you all are still reading and not getting horribly annoyed and impatient with my slow progress. Thank you!

As always, [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens did the final poke, prod and tidy, polishing to perfection. What would I do without her? :)

And, on a random, fandom note.... I caved and watched the season 10 promo for Show.
HOMFG!!!!!!!!

That is all.

Now, onto the show!
Which is also on AO3.
Warning: There is talk of and a desire for death/suicide in this chapter.




We were the formal nightmare, grief.... )


Part nine
tabaqui: (s&dcolorprofilebyobaona)
Monday, August 18th, 2014 11:31 pm
*waves at you all*
I know! I know. I'm sorry. I dunno why this bit was so hard - i just couldn't seem to make my brain work. Plus, school started, and things happened, and etc., and....

Anyway, here is the next bit, quite late.

BUT - first - a small pimp. My dearest [livejournal.com profile] darkhavens has been my beta for years, but she's *also* a writer. She's just had some horrible, horrible blocking going on. However, at last, she got inspired and did some writing! So if you like 'The Losers' fandom, then please hop over and read the fun ficlets she wrote. You won't regret it! :)


Also at AO3.



The spirit torments me! Oh! )




Part Eight.

Thanks for waiting, guys!