Lil' HeterodynesDisclaimer: The Foglios own Girl Genius. I'm just an adoring fan who likes to play in their world.More Like This
Note: Any resemblance to events that may or may not have happened is entirely coincidental. The bouncing cake incident certainly did not happen, and it did not involve buying a new bundt pan, and it most definitely did not occur to someone who is now a very accomplished chef-in-training. (There, now my sister won't kill me)
Lily Heterodyne and the Hair No Comb Could Tame
Lily loves her hair. It's long and blonde and pretty, just like her mother's, and it's exactly the right shade to set off her big brown eyes.
"So do you think the new kid will have the same blonde hair/brown eyes combo Lily has?" Violetta asks, as Agatha shows Lily how tendons work. "Your hair, Gil's eyes it's cute."
But sometimes, sometimes Lily isn't very fond of her hair. It's always getting messy and tangled, and it never ever lies flat.
"We may have to move to the heavy weaponry to get your hair to st
Sometimes I Lose ThingsSometimes I lose things.More Like This
Sometimes it's little things.
Things like my ipod or my keys.
Bobby pins and chapsticks often evanesce without warning or cause.
Sometimes I lose bigger things.
Things like my favorite sweater or my school bag.
Things like the reason I came into a room,
Or the memories of what I had for breakfast that morning.
Sometimes I lose my train of thought, or the point I was trying to make or an idea.
Sometimes I lose arguments.
Sometimes I lose friends.
I like to think all the things I lose go to the same place.
A plain white place full of hair ties and dollar store bracelets,
And I like to think they all wait there, patiently.
Wait there to be found.
One day I lost my passion.
It floated away like a helium balloon drifting toward the sun.
But I couldn't let it go.
I chased it into the sky,
Past the moon and the stars and the milky-way,
I followed it into the white place,
I faced a sea of bobby pins and hair ties and chap-sticks.
I faced all those lost arguments and id