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    The day her mother gives birth to a horse is the day Persephone decides that she really needs a plan.

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    15 Jan 2017

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    Asexual Greek gods and good family members.

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    Google politely tells her there are no poisonous spiders in Manhattan. Judging by her symptoms -- fever, superstrength, newfound desire to shove herself into small dark spaces, and sudden reputation as a masked vigilante -- Gwen would beg to differ. [Spider!Gwen AU.]

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    20 Aug 2015

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    Gwen Stacy slides into the role of NYC's big sister almost automatically.

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    9 Jun 2015

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    I loved this story on livejournal and now it's on A03! Yay! It's the creepy, angsty version of how a bunch of PTSD-ridden child soldiers get debilitating psychic powers and fight crime.

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    The lesson here, Susie thinks, is that tricking Death is tricky business. How do you outwit the personification of oblivion? Chess, obviously, won’t be the answer.

     

     

    Or: Susie plays Calvinball with Death.

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    7 Apr 2015

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    Calvinball is surprisingly useful for all sorts of occasions (even if Susie's only played three times total).

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    Captured in battle and stuck in the Mede capital, Costis has given up all hope of seeing his country again. But Eugenides has a habit of turning up where he's least expected.

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    8 Jan 2015

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    Everyone's wonderfully in character, from the initial scene with the guards to the final scene with the monarchs of Attolia and Costis.