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    When she looks up, Amanda’s eyes are big and her face is red. Her other hand is twitching, like she wants to grab something. Her hair is spilling over her shoulders, blocking one of the USA logos from sight. Hilary presses her fingers harder into Amanda’s wrist guard, and Amanda jerks but doesn’t pull her hand away.

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    7 Jan 2014

  2. Rec 4

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    She’s in the middle of playing a game on her phone when a girl that’s a few years older walks in, her bag hefted up on her shoulder and her dark hair pulled back into a ponytail. Jesus Christ, that’s Hilary Knight, Amanda realizes after a second. She instantly sits up taller.

     

    In which Amanda really doesn't need inopportune feelings for one of her teammates to complicate her life.

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    27 Dec 2013

  3. Rec 4

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    Set during the 2011 Women's World Cup in Germany.

    Amy and Megan have a special arrangement when they're on the road. Tobin doesn't want to get in over her head, but the pressure to perform is inescapable. Megan offers her an outlet.

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    27 Sep 2013

  4. Rec 2

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    YMCA AU!! Everyone went to college and graduated and has no idea what to do with their lives. Amy and Alex, unlikely friends from undergrad, live and work together. In addition to her day job as a nanny for Christie Rampone, Amy coaches a girls youth basketball team with her college roommate Becky and struggles to understand her queer identity until she meets Megan, a science-minded activist. Alex is a receptionist with a passion for screenwriting who desperately wants to break into local theatre, but her role model, Abby, sometimes throws her off-track. And then they all have friends who are also young and vibrant in the city.

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    10 Jul 2013

  5. Rec 12

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    "The question is not how like the animals we are/ But how we got that way." Maura. Bass. Settling.

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    9 Apr 2013

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