Ties That Bind: The North Star

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom: Stargate: Atlantis
Pairings: McKay/Sheppard, Lorne/OC etc
Genre: Romance, BDSM, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Rating: NC-17
Warnings: Violence, murder, minor OC character death (they all deserve it)
Summary: John and Rodney appear for House Trial.

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November 2016 Newsletter

Sometimes I hate my brain because it never stops. Just about half way through my NANO story, I came to realize that my structure is deeply flawed. This comes from a creator perspective because I’m not getting there in the writing and by “there” I mean I’m not seeing the story develop the way I wanted it to develop. The premise is a lot bigger in my head than what I’ve been able to put down in real, actual words.

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Ascendant

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom: NCIS/Hawaii Five-0
Relationship: Steve McGarrett/Tony DiNozzo
Word Count: 13,458
Summary: Tony’s long distance flirtation with Alpha Sentinel Steve McGarrett comes to a head when a procedural violation puts his life in danger.

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Duality

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom: Harry Potter/The Sentinel
Relationship: Harry Potter/Hermione Granger
Rating: R for adult themes and language
Warning: I hate Ron Weasley
Word Count: 14,691 (complete)
Summary: Harry comes online as a Sentinel after the war and is forced to face some very difficult realizations about the people around him.

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Wrath

Title: Wrath
Author: Keira Marcos
Beta: Jilly James
Fandom: Star Trek: AOS
Relationship: Kirk/Spock
Rating: R
Warnings: Violence, adult themes, minor character death
Word Count: 14,424 (complete)
Summary: Generations after the assumed extinction of Sentinels and Guides, Spock comes online as a Sentinel.

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The Yellow Brick Road

As we approach another NaNoWriMo and people set up their projects on Rough Trade, it is inevitable that new readers will stumble upon the site and join. Most often, they’ve strolled into RT from fandom. They’ve followed a favorite writer, or they saw the sign-up, or they saw a recommendation on some site regarding a previous story, and they’re looking for it. We’ve had about 500 people join RT since October 1, 2016.

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The Other Evans Girl

Author: Keira Marcos
Big Short Prompt: Original Female
Fandom: Harry Potter/The Sentinel
Genre: Alternate Universe, Gen
Word Count: 1,812
Warnings: No beta
Author’s Note: I’d cast Mary-Louise Parker as my OFC.
Summary: Albus Dumbledore gets a bit of a surprise when he comes to check on Harry Potter.

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Unchained

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom: NCIS
Characters: Tony DiNozzo, Jethro Gibbs
Genre: Gen, AU, Chained Tag
Word Count: 546 (complete)
Warnings: No beta
Summary: The cost of pity can be high

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Stay

Author: Keira Marcos
Big Short Prompt: Survival
Fandom: The Hobbit
Relationship: Thorin Oakenshield/Bellarose Baggins
Genre: Alternate Universe, Rule 63
Word Count: 979
Warnings: No beta
Author’s Note: I picture Annabelle Wallis as the female version of Bilbo.
Summary: Bella tries to leave, and Thorin thinks that’s just hateful.

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The Bridge

Author: Keira Marcos
Fandom: Stargate: Atlantis
Characters/Relationship: Past Sheppard/OFC
Genre: Gen, Alternate Universe
Word Count: 1993
Warnings: No beta
Summary: A personal situation on Earth changes John’s life for pretty much ever.

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