quiet_curiosity: (Together against the chaos)
Title: The Light Breaks
Fandom: X/1999
Characters: Kasumi Karen, Aoki Seiichirou
Rating: All Ages
Content Labels: one-sided infatuation, coffee consumption, early morning pontification, sleepless night
Word Count: 1011
Disclaimer: X/1999 is by CLAMP.
Summary: Karen receives a visitor after a long night on watch.

Written for [livejournal.com profile] 31_days. The theme was "healed by wind and sun".

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quiet_curiosity: (got a light)
Title: Uninvited
Fandom: Tokyo Babylon/X
Characters: Subaru mentions of Seishirou
Words: 368
Disclaimer: Tokyo Babylon and X were created by CLAMP. I receive no monetary benefit from this work.

Written for [livejournal.com profile] 31_days. Theme July 7 - Domesticity of long-distance relationships

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quiet_curiosity: (got a light)
Title: The Darkest Day Has Yet to Come
Fandom: Tokyo Babylon/X
Characters: Subaru
Words: 196
Disclaimer: Tokyo Babylon and X were created by CLAMP. I receive no monetary benefit from this work.
Summary: He was aware that it could be worse.

Written for [livejournal.com profile] 31_days. Theme: May 6 - They only let him go so wrong out of kindness, I suppose

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Title: Forbidden Ponds
Characters/Pairing: Karen, one sided Karen/Aoki
Words: 285
Disclaimer: CLAMP made X. I just love it.

A/N: Title snagged from a track on the third volume of the RahXephon soundtrack (music by Ichiko Hashimoto).

Karen hated knowing that she loved him. )
quiet_curiosity: (Coolness)
I am reeling.

I knew that a certain major plot point would occur but I did not know the hows and whys.

Oh my god, Subaru. You never fail to break my heart.

Oh Seishirou. Only you could leave such a situation with a smile on your face.

Oh Hokuto. All of your best laid plans turn to dust. This is no exception.

The more I hear this, the more I hear Subaru in it. "What formerly cheered me now / seems insignificant." One would think that he would have been at such a point after the events of Tokyo Babylon, but, even then, he had goals to reach and something to long for. Now there is no hope for this man amongst the living or the dead.
quiet_curiosity: (Right-O!)
Moving forward:
spoilers )
And next week brings us to volume 16 and Rainbow Bridge. Hallowed, precious, TEAR JERKING. Since I'll be reading this one on ye olde computer, I may break down and read it early next week.
quiet_curiosity: (Looking Back)
It was a quite a weepy bunch of chapters this time around

Let's see:
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quiet_curiosity: (Coolness)
I finished about thirty minutes ago. Thoughts so far:

spoilers for volumes ten and eleven )

These two volumes really seemed to mark time instead of push things forward. We get a few nice glimpses at characters but nothing really happens. But, as eleven ends with a showdown between Kamui, Subaru, and Fuuma, things promise to get more interesting next week.
quiet_curiosity: (Looking Back)
I finished about an hour or so ago. Thoughts so far -

cut for spoilers )
quiet_curiosity: (Coolness)
My thoughts are a bit scattered right now. But for right now --

cut for potential spoilers )

On a final, superficial note, can I say how much I hate Viz's job on X. Why did they flip it? It's surprisingly harder to read it this way. And they look infinitely more lackluster when compared Tokyopop's job on Tokyo Babylon. Flipped and flimsy covered will never look good when compared to unflipped, sturdy covered, and color inserted.


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