Status: New chapter of In Her Shadow is up! Enjoy! :D (6 days ago)

NeverTrustaDuck

Name Maggie
Location Idris (but I'm contemplating a move to Harael)
Member Since Oct 12, 2011
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"Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain."

Maggie is a pen name and my actual nickname, but it had nothing to do with my actual name! There is a reason for the nickname but you would have to really convince me to get me to tell.

My username comes from the words of wisdom by the 19th century lunatic Mr William Herondale who is a character in the 'Infernal Devices' trilogy by Cassandra Clare.  

I'm a twin. I'm generally regarded as the evil twin, but I'm really not. I just like doing my own thing.

I'm dyslexic.  


If you want me to read your story and provide some feedback (usually in the form of a critique), just PM me - any requests on my message board will be ignored/ deleted/ responded to rudely (depends on my mood). The stories must have decent grammar and have been proof-read. I'm not saying it has to be perfect but it is unfair for you to ask me to read something you cannot be bothered to read yourself. Also, nothing with stupid titles.
I reserve the right to decline the request. 


I make all my covers myself but the images that I use to make them belong to their respective owners and no copyright infringement was intended.  


Some awesome people I met on this site that inspire me to write every day:  @DarlingDevil @PhantasiaAeryn @wonelson @LaDameBlanche @PrettyDanish @LivingDeadGirlxox @NicoletteAndrews @AuRevoirSimone @saturn137 @NightRose154 @AlysArden @ddgbooks @dramali

Works

In her Shadow

In her Shadow

ChickLit #116
10 parts / 45 pages, updated Jul 15, 2014PG-13
In a bid to break free from her sister's shadow, Rose heads to Paris alone. After one too many drinks in a bar, she finds herself waking up next to the most tempting man sh... read more
21,290 reads votes 1,192 comments 346
A Witch's Curse

A Witch's Curse

Fantasy #73 / Adventure #102
26 parts / 107 pages, updated Jul 13, 2014PG-13
Harken Dubhair has it all: magic, wealth and a coveted position as the king's advisor and friend. When he learns that the woman who holds his heart is engaged to anothe... read more
135,885 reads votes 4,003 comments 661
Chasing Memories

Chasing Memories

19 parts / 65 pages, updated Jun 13, 2014PGCompleted
Kiara always felt like she didn't belong. She doesn't look like her family, she lacks the confidence of her friends, and in a world where magic is illegal, she finds co... read more
37,076 reads votes 1,843 comments 419
Call of the Sea

Call of the Sea

4 parts / 15 pages, updated May 29, 2014PG-13
He has been cursed into an existence he never wanted. In order to escape he needs to find the one woman who can restore him to what he once was. To do that, he needs to l... read more
2,929 reads votes 177 comments 109
The Executioner's Mask

The Executioner's Mask

15 parts / 61 pages, updated Apr 25, 2014PG-13Completed
Jean-Luc de Martain has never shown much interest in women. His biggest secret - his secret identity as the town executioner - makes it difficult to trust others... read more
7,919 reads votes 606 comments 218
Midnight Madness

Midnight Madness

24 parts / 90 pages, updated Feb 03, 2014PGCompleted
Aesha is a faerie princess that knows how to cross the barrier into the human world, something she does as often as she can. There is something about the human world tha... read more
167,063 reads votes 4,722 comments 887
Misconceptions & Consequences: Family Ties

Misconceptions & Consequences: Family Ties

11 parts / 28 pages, updated Oct 30, 2013PGCompleted
After his father walks out on them, Lachlann Falaire vows to do anything to keep his family together. What happens when that anything involves... read more
14,446 reads votes 841 comments 193
Tube Etiquette

Tube Etiquette

2 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 19, 2013PG-13Completed
Maggie is your quintessential music listening, kindle reading Londoner. There is a list of unwritten rules - tube etiquette - that she follows to a T. So what happens whe... read more
1,610 reads votes 47 comments 39
A Healer's Fate

A Healer's Fate

24 parts / 123 pages, updated May 01, 2013PG-13Completed
When Prince Clarion of Kalrona falls ill, Kaylin doesn't think twice about saving his life, even though it will mean her death. Magic is illegal in Kalrona and that is e... read more
1,627,308 reads votes 32,469 comments 4,244
The Blind Can Still See

The Blind Can Still See

9 pages, updated Jan 31, 2013Completed
A blind person lives in a world of darkness. That may have been the common misconception but as far as Isabella Heraldo is concerned, just because she cannot use ... read more
5,549 reads votes 177 comments 67
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Define Normal
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Catalyst (A romantic...
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First Love...Only Love:
7,785,952 reads

FROST- Jotun Chronicles #1
7,908,073 reads
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Thank you so much. This is my favourite story that I have written to date, so I'm glad it affected you so much. I'm not ashamed to say I cried...
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Why do I get the feeling Luca is jealous?
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Aww, Benjamin is so sweet - but he's still no Luca! I want more of him!
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Nosey woman! Yeah, I have my ups and downs with Katya as well! She was a bit mean in this chapter, wasn't she? Incidentally, this was actually...
In her Shadow

@kittersmew This entire story is Rose's story. I chose first person for a reason, and I absolutely detest alternating first person for the simple...
In her Shadow