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In Flight

In Flight by Mara Summary: Jean finds that train rides are good places to think deep thoughts. CONTINUITY: X2 didn’t happen, okay? NOTES: This is based on a Challenge in a Can from http://www.dymphna.net/challenge/: Jean/bittersweet/jewelry. Tremendous thanks are due to Domenika, Naomi K., and Victoria P., all of whom provided assistance on New York commuter […]

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From Our Dissension

From Our Dissension by Mara Summary: Often both sides of an argument seem clear-cut to the participants. CONTINUITY/SPOILERS: X3 spoilers ahoy! Be aware, however, that in my version of X3, the Phoenix storyline *didn’t* happen. NOTES: This story is MsCongeniality’s fault, for giving me the idea while we were discussing the multitude of scenes missing […]

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Point of Departure

Point of Departure by Mara Summary: “An involuntary return to the point of departure is, without doubt, the most disturbing of all journeys.” Author’s Chapter Notes: This story is for Tommygirl (storydivagirl) for the 2006 XMM Ficathon. Thanks to Lilacsigil for research assistance. And my undying gratitude goes to Seema and Blue Braces for their […]

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Ami, Pas Amoureux (Friend, Not Lover)

Ami, Pas Amoureux (Friend, Not Lover) by Mara Summary: Northstar and Iceman chat post-Uncanny 415 NOTES: I don’t generally write “between the lines” fics, but this issue so desperately called for it, I found myself sitting in bed fiercely scribbling away while my husband waited impatiently to turn out the light. There isn’t any sexual […]

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An Impossibility (The Red Queen Remix)

An Impossibility (The Red Queen Remix) by Mara Summary: “She has a lot to think about, and her mind won’t stop spinning.” NOTES: This was written for the “We Invented the Remix…Redux” challenge, in which I remixed bounce’s “An Impossibility”, which can be found on her site at her site. As with bounce’s original, this […]

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Hero Under Pressure

Hero Under Pressure by Mara Summary: When Wraith is away, the guards of Weapon X will play. CONTINUITY: This takes place during Ultimate X-Men #10, except that I’ve added extra time between the India mission and Wolverine being brought in. Hey, Marvel time has never been like real time anyway… DISCLAIMER: The X-Men and the […]

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Spent Casings: The Cold as Ice Remix

Spent Casings: The Cold as Ice Remix by Mara Summary: Bobby finds out about Emma and Scott. (This is an AU of New X-Men 139, “Shattered,” the first part to the Murder in the Mansion story line.) NOTES: This was written for the Remix Redux Challenge and it is a remix of Cherry Ice’s story […]

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A Bird in the Hand

A Bird in the Hand by Mara Summary: What happens when Scott and Madelyne meet? (Story #3 in the roundrobin) NOTES/DEDICATION: This is a sequel to Minisinoo’s “The Goose Who Laid the Golden Egg.” It happens before Dyce’s “What’s Good for the Goose is Good for the Gander” because Dyce writes faster than I do […]

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A Little Bird Told Me

A Little Bird Told Me by Mara Summary: Scott wants to go find Madelyne and his child, but he’s got to go through Ororo first. (Story #9) NOTES: This takes place at more or less the same time as Sascha’s “Wild Goose Chase.” Sorry if this is a bit long, but Scott and Ororo would […]

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Ruffled Feathers

Ruffled Feathers by Mara Summary: Golden Goose Epilogue. After the team returns to Westchester, Logan hits the road to do a little hard thinking. NOTES: This is one of several epilogues to the Golden Goose Ultimate X-Men Roundrobin, begun by Minisinoo. Thanks to my hubby, Avi, for help with motorcycle terminology, and to Wyzeguy for […]

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