"Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It's a way of understanding it." 
~Lloyd Alexander

Welcome! I'm Tia, formerly known as Cobalt.

Some facts about me? I'm a Wattpad Featured Author, as well as a representative for #AsiansinLiterature, #DiverseFiction, and #WomanUp. I live in/off Whole Foods and Trader Joes, and when I'm not writing, reading, or eating, I love giving myself blisters in the ballet studio. Sarcasm is my middle name, mother tongue, and religion!


🌟 A Whisper of Night | Fantasy | #2 (Women of Color), #24 (Fairytale), #26 (Feminism)


❣️ Half of Ruby | Fantasy | #1 (Coming of Age) & #7 (Clone) & #133 (Fantasy)
💫 Star Born | Sci-Fi | Featured + Completed | #21 (OUAT) & #137 (Sci-Fi)


🐉 Game of Thrones || House Targaryen
🦁 Harry Potter || Gryffindor
💙 Doctor Who || 12th
📒 The Office


⁉️ Yuval Noah Harari
💕 Melanie Martinez
☁️ Sleeping At Last
💎 Halsey
💃🏻 Dance
🍳 Cooking

CONTACT (business only):

I am NOT taking read-for-reads, comment-for-comments, or follow-for-follows. Plagiarism is never welcome and neither are attempts to advertise your works on mine. DM's are always open if you want to talk, though!

Happy reading! ✨💕
  • Whole Foods, probably hiding under the shopping carts to steal food
  • JoinedJanuary 25, 2016

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pendustblue pendustblue Nov 21, 2018 04:25AM
Wow...it's been quite a while. And apparently my last update - which was written in October - was never posted! I've got some pretty big news, though: I'll be (and have been) taking some time off Wa...
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Stories by ✨ Tia Hu ✨
A Whisper of Night by pendustblue
A Whisper of Night
It has been nineteen years since the fall of the Night Kingdom, sixteen since Princess Astnorden bent her kne...
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Star Born | Featured by pendustblue
Star Born | Featured
Fallen stars never stay on earth. Such is the case of sixteen-year-old Carmen Esmaier, citizen of planet Ter...
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Half of Ruby by pendustblue
Half of Ruby
Nothing is impossible for the Fae, but with her thieving boyfriend, insane mother, and peasant status, Ruby's...
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