Absinthiana



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  1. Summary

    Heroes are everywhere. But if nobody sees them being heroic, is a person still a hero? This series is dedicated to minor and pre-heroic characters who do their thing when nobody's looking. All stories are based in the Dragon Age universe, timed before the start of the Fifth Blight, often told from a Ferelden-centric perspective and shuffled into vaguely chronological order.

    Blessed are they who stand before
    The corrupt and the wicked and do not falter.
    - from Benedictions 4:10

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  2. Summary

    Stories of adventure and intrigue with steamy bits based in the Dragon Age universe, timed before the start of the Fifth Blight, often told from a Ferelden-centric perspective and shuffled into vaguely chronological order.

    Blessed are they who stand before
    The corrupt and the wicked and do not falter.
    - from Benedictions 4:10

    WARNING: Do not read if you are allergic to Teagan Guerrin or Nathaniel Howe.
    Minor canon characters from DA:O, DA2 and DA:I have all been promised cameos.

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    39,368
    Works:
    4

Recent bookmarks

  1. Rec 2

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    Damaris Cousland and the different men she could have wed.

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    4/8
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    12
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    03 May 2018

    Bookmarker's Notes

    Just marvelous. Quick-paced one-shots that flit through a series of Cousland AUs.

  2. Rec 51

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    Velanna needs to work through some things after the encounter with her former clanmate, and Sigrun's just nosy enough to help.

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    1/1
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    51
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    06 Mar 2018

    Bookmarker's Notes

    Beautifully drawn, poignantly written. If you do nothing else, read this!!

  3. Rec 6

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    The inquisition soldiers tease him and call him soft. He scolds them and assigns them extra drills, and then in the evening over his ale he thinks, I am ready to be soft.

    Language:
    English
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    5,492
    Chapters:
    5/5
    Comments:
    14
    Kudos:
    72
    Bookmarks:
    6
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    19 Jan 2018

    Bookmarker's Notes

    A beautiful, flowing narrative. DA:I from Cullen's perspective, told over FIVE chapters.

    (I wish I was this good.)

  4. Rec 4

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    He’s an odd man, Celia thinks. Unexpected, in every meaning of that word.
    Prompt-fic about Loghain and Celia and all those years between 'The Stolen Throne' and DA:O.

    Language:
    English
    Words:
    8,136
    Chapters:
    3/3
    Comments:
    11
    Kudos:
    34
    Bookmarks:
    4

    08 Jan 2018

    Bookmarker's Notes

    Must. Read.

  5. Rec 1

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    01 Dec 2017

    Bookmarker's Notes

    Creative & charming flash stories.

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