Harry’s Vassals

Title: Harry’s Vassals Author: Keira Marcos Betas: Chris King & Ladyholder Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 29 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione Word Count: 16,623 Warnings: Brief discussion of ritual sacrifice and cannibalism. Author’s Note: You know I hate Ron and Ginny Weasley, right? See Series page for further…

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Ten Years After the War

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom/Genre: Harry Potter
Relationship(s): Harry Potter/Hermione Granger
Word Count: 17,445
Summary: Hermione Granger is a Hit Witch for the International Protectorate of Magic. She’s attacked in her flat and in the midst of it comes online as a Sentinel. Confused and hurt, she apparates straight into the arms of her oldest friend–Harry Potter.

Harry embraced his gifts as a Guide and parselmagic after the war. It cost him his relationship with Ginny and her mother never forgave him. He lives alone but isn’t unhappy in the life he’s chosen. Then Hermione comes back to him in the most unexpected of ways.

Will he sacrifice his hard won peace to stand with his Sentinel?

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A Delicate Balance Finished

I finished my final RT project: http://keiramarcos.com/roughtrade/?cat=935   Now comes the beta process and the organization (a little) for the site to settle The Awakening into the Alpha Chronicle stories.

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I have 2 new galleries

Since I’ve turned The Awakening into a verse called The Alpha Sentinel Chronicles. I’ve updated that gallery and Jilly James gave me some awesome new art for it as well as the amazing banners I’ve already gotten from Fan Arts.   My second new gallery is for my WIP called…

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Second RT Story Complete

I finished Ten Years After the War and you can read the ROUGH DRAFT here: http://keiramarcos.com/roughtrade/?p=22792 You have to be a member of Rough Trade to read. Remember — no questions!

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First RT Story Complete

I’ve finished my Stargate story and you can  read the rough draft here: http://keiramarcos.com/roughtrade/?p=22774 My next story will probably be Ten Years After the War. I’ll put a notice when it’s finished. You have to be a member to read on Rough Trade! The log in for my site won’t work…

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Future Projects and Perspective

So, over the past few weeks I’ve had a few emails regarding future projects and where I intend to focus my energies. Normally, I don’t answer these emails with actual information because it just leads to problems but I stupidly answered these questions a handful of times to people who…

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Magic’s Justice

Title: Magic’s Justice Author: Keira Marcos Betas: Chris King & Ladyholder Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 28 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione Word Count: 21,283 Warnings: This episode contains a somewhat graphic description of a ritual sacrifice of a young woman—mutilation and cannibalism are briefly discussed. Read…

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April Challenges

Due to some personal stress and the like I just can’t write with any sort of consistency right now. I’m not in the right place mentally to be in any sort of challenge environment so I’ve withdrawn my 2 stories from Rough Trade.

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Rough Trade April

I have two projects planned for the April Challenge for Rough Trade. They are connected, reincarnation fics. You can read more about them here: A Vivid Life (Sherlock Holmes – Ritchie ‘Verse)  A Life Twice Lived (Stargate: Atlantis) The challenge starts April 1st.  

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Reorganization Member Section

I did a little reorganization on the Member’s Only section last night as I realized I had two copies of the same excerpt up. I also added 2 excerpts to the list. You can find the list here: Sneak Previews. You must be logged in to view that page AND the…

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User Accessibility

I’ve added a feature to the site for those with visual impairment. On the left side of the screen you’ll see a tiny Tool Bar with 2 symbols on it:    Check them out and I hope this helps a little.   🙂 K

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Facebook and Cell Phones (updated)

So, Facebook changed their policies and require a cell phone for account verification. I think it’s bullshit but whatever. I don’t know if this will work but it’s worth a shot. If you want a Facebook account but don’t have a cell phone — check out this article on getting…

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Wizard’s Retribution

Title: Wizard’s Retribution Author: Keira Marcos Betas: Chris King & Ladyholder Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 27 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione Word Count: 9,972 Warnings: Off-screen child abuse, discussion of child abuse and violence against a child Author’s Note: You know I hate Ron and Ginny…

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With Your Heart On Your Sleeve

Title: With Your Heart on Your Sleeve Author: Keira Marcos Fandom/Genre: Avengers, Captain America, Iron Man Relationship(s): Tony/Steve, Pepper/Phil Content Rating: NC-17 Warnings: Violence, explicit sex Summary: A soulmate was the last thing Tony wanted and when the fall of Thor’s Hammer woke ancient and long dormant soulmate magic on Earth,…

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Birthday Post

I woke up to a mail box full of birthday wishes and presents!I’m a very lucky girl. I got art and a story: A Pegasus Halloween (2322 words) by marlislash and naelany AND in my mail box I found all of this lovely art and 2 more stories: Found by…

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Mating Hunt by Lexi Bane

I’d be totally crazy not to brag about my best friend’s accomplishment. Check out what Ladyholder is up to… her novella publishes on October 15th! Once they had decided to take the plunge, Marcus and Liam O’Faoláin knew what they had to do. The Mating Balls were the place where…

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Pendragon’s Stand

Title: Pendragon’s Stand Author: Keira Marcos Betas: Chris King & Ladyholder Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 26 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione Word Count: 11,971 Warnings: Off-screen child abuse, discussion of child abuse and violence against a child Author’s Note: You know I hate Ron and Ginny…

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Dangerous to Know

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom: Stargate: Atlantis
Pairing: McKay/Sheppard
Beta: Chris King and Ladyholder
Rating: R (for themes and language)
Word Count: 9,592 (complete)
Warnings: Violence, gore, snark, arrogance, bragging, utter lack of fucking
Summary: John and Rodney go on a mission with SG1 while they’re on Earth for a yearly debrief. Things go about like John figured they would.

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The Magical Promise

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom/Genre: Harry Potter/Romance
Relationship(s): Harry/Hermione
Warnings: Violence, explicit language, sex
Word Count: 24,312
Summary: She left Britain without a word the day before Harry was set to propose to Ginny. Eight years later, Hermione Granger, prosecutor for the International Magical Court, disappears in the middle of the biggest case of her career and the ICW calls on their most talented investigator and Hit Wizard to find her. Can Harry put aside his own hurt and anger at his oldest and dearest friend enough to find her before it’s too late?

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Rough Trade Membership

Rough Tade is a members only site, however membership is currently open and unrestricted to both writers and readers. You can register here: http://keiramarcos.com/roughtrade/wp-login.php?action=register If you’re already a member but having problems with the link you have saved try this one: http://keiramarcos.com/roughtrade/wp-login.php (refresh a few times if it doesn’t work properly)   If…

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Hermione’s Circle

Title: Hermione’s Circle Author: Keira Marcos Beta: Chris King Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 25 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione Word Count: 14,693 Warnings: Off-screen child abuse, discussion of child abuse and violence against a child Author’s Note: You know I hate Ron and Ginny Weasley, right? See Series page for…

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Your Entitlement Makes Me Furious!

I received these two pieces of feedback: In response to a part of Harry Potter and the Soulmate Bond: Seems I didn’t review this one. My apologies. Fourth(?) reading now. Please make sure to keep updating this approx. monthly if you can…? P.S.: What’s the current status of ‘Unspeakable Plot’?…

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Ties That Bind: Finding Home

Title: Finding Home Author: Keira Marcos Series: Ties That Bind Series Order: Interlude Pairing: Ethan Marsh/Chase Harris Beta: Ladyholder Genre: Romance, BDSM Word Count: 2311 Author’s Note: For Cinna Minion Summary: Ethan figures out where his home is. – – – – Ethan prided himself on being of above average intelligence.…

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Gryffindor’s Promise

Title: Gryffindor’s Promise Author: Keira Marcos Beta: Chris King Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 24 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione Word Count: 9,212 Warnings: Off-screen child abuse, discussion of child abuse and violence against a child Author’s Note: You know I hate Ron and Ginny Weasley, right? See Series page for…

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Radio Show: On Writing – Building Fictional People

Listen to the Podcast Character profiles, personal history, dialogue, and speech patterns. How to make fake people more real to yourself and to your reader. Building a three dimensional person on a page is one of the fundamental skills of a fiction writer. Ignoring the character process does the story and…

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Radio Show: Fandom – Star Trek

The Original Series vs. Abbrams Universe — the impact the new movies have had on fan fiction, the Star Trek fandom, and the pairing of Kirk/Spock. Why I write in AOS but never had any desire to write in TOS as a fan fiction writer. Do you have questions about Tangled…

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Gryffindor’s Claim

Title: Gryffindor’s Claim Author: Keira Marcos Betas: Ladyholder & Chris King Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 23 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione, Draco Malfoy/Daphne Greengrass Word Count: 11,710 Warnings: Off-screen child abuse, discussion of child abuse, discussion of sexually abusive situations, explicit language, and ritual magic. Tom Riddle…

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Radio Show: Fandom 101

Madness is a sign of an intelligent mind: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/keiramarcos/2014/03/15/writing-fan-fiction-101 Topics tonight: Beta, Head Canon, stupid things that piss me off, AND behaving badly in public.

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Radio Show: Minion Call In

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/keiramarcos/2014/03/12/minion-call-in I need to figure out how to operate my switch board. So during the scheduled two hours — I’ll be taking volunteers to call me on this thing and see what we can accomplish. I really need multiple callers so I can figure out how to handle it. Starts:  8pm Pacific…

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Radio Show: Suggest a Topic

Well, I think the show went okay and I could make it a weekly sort of thing. Probably on Friday nights instead of Sunday, though. Got any suggestions for future shows/topics? K

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Radio Show: Fandom, Fan Fiction, and Writing Sex

I’m hosting my first radio show tonight on Blog Talk Radio. We’ll see how this shit goes! Those of you who can’t listen live should be able to listen to the archived podcast later unless I delete it out of shame. LINK: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/keiramarcos/2014/03/10/fandom-fan-fiction-and-writing-sex

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Unspeakable Plot

Many of you apparently aren’t aware of what Rough Trade is… despite the fact that I have a whole page on that site dedicated to explaining it. Rough Trade is a writing challenge site of which we have 3 challenges a year (currently). During a challenge, participants post their daily…

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Tom’s Legacy

Title: Tom’s Legacy Author: Keira Marcos Betas: Ladyholder & Chris King Series: Harry Potter & the Soulmate Bond Episode: 22 Fandom: Harry Potter Relationship: Harry/Hermione, Draco Malfoy/Daphne Greengrass Word Count: 9,566 Warnings: Off-screen child abuse, discussion of child abuse, discussion of sexually abusive situations, explicit language, and ritual magic. Tom Riddle…

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Ask me a Question

I was going to write this essay on me and my writing for Evil Author Day but it’s kind of arrogant or something, I don’t know. A lot of people have asked about my process lately so I figured you guys might be interested but I don’t really know how…

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