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Piercing the Swordsman, Chapter 4


Piercing the Swordsman, Chapter 4

One of the next times he arrived, the martial artist looked pensive. “Having a good day?” Snugglemagne asked. “Actually, yes, I have. May not even need any attention today,” he joked. “Oh well, I’m glad to hear that, I guess,” even though he wasn’t glad to hear it. The king laughed weakly. No point in concealing his disappointment, right? Picking up on that, the cat asked, “You don’t want a break, maybe?” he smiled, “I haven’t been working you too hard?” The king drew himself up in mock-affront. “I don’t work out furiously just to be put off by kneading the strongest being in Pure Heart Valley.” Mao laughed. “I mean, you’re not kneading any magic. That’s where most of my strength comes from. The muscles themselves shouldn’t be much trouble.” He rubbed his chin speculatively. “Wouldn’t it take much more doing for you to massage someone more physically imposing like yourself?” If he was perfectly honest, the king had gotten hand cramps occasionally. The straightforward
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Artist // Hobbyist // Traditional Art
  • Dec 13
  • Deviant for 10 years
  • She / Her
My Bio
"I pledge allegiance to the biosphere
of flora, fauna, and human life,
And to the earth, on which I stand,
One planet, indivisible, with resources to be valued and protected by all."


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"Oh Beautiful for smoggy skies, insecticided grain,
For strip-mined mountains' majesty, above the asphalt plain~
America, America, Man sheds his waste on Thee,
And hides thy pines with billboard signs, from sea to oily sea~"

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I believe we are in dire need of Separation of Corporation and State.

Alliteration Station is your destination should you decide to enter my account nation.

If you try to give me a citation for violation or over-exhortation of concentration, I will deport you without hesitation.


My username, tagline, and avatar all correspond to my (real life) initials "M. S." Turned counterclockwise, the 'M" looks like the Greek Sigma, coincidentally corresponding to "S" in our Semetic/Latin alphabet (in math, used as summation) and the actual "S" looks like a lemniscate (infinity symbol). Thus, Sum of Infinity. :lol:

Fun facts: the websites Ethical Ocean (responsibly sourced fashion) and Terracycle (upcycling otherwise un-recyclable things, sourced from average participants like you!) both have icons that resemble the second "S" symbol.

As for my ID pic . . . once upon a time I was working towards becoming a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Now, though, I am shifting focus to a bachelor's in environmental science after I get a two or three year nursing degree. I've kept the design because I like it. My "robe" is actually a lab coat and if you look at the staff, the shapes look like the letters "DVM"- a play off of the veterinary symbol (you know, the Caduceus with a snake twined around a staff). I've now met a handful of herbalists and want to explore this more "traditional" medicine as well, outside of formal schooling. Vegetable gardening is your own personal preventative healthcare. ;)

Maybe one day I'll work up enough narcissism to actually finish and polish this next version of my ID: menollysagittaria.deviantart.c…

But, I do like both of them. Hm. Maybe I'll let my Watchers vote on which one they like better.

Purple Palazzo Pants for the win!!! They have all the flowy-ness of a skirt without worrying about crossing legs or showing something you don't want to. Haha. And yes, I do have some like this IRL. They're a bit warmer purple, though.

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Current Residence: Sol's third planet
Favourite genre of music: A cappella, handbells, full orchestra. Spanish music. Lyrics are the main factor for rating other songs.
Favourite style of art: Does this mean favorite kind to make or to look at? XD
Favourite artist: My mother. Disclaimer: I am human, and subject to bias.
Also olafpriol, the artist behind the webcomic "The Property of Hate." See my favorites folder for it. You'll have to go to their site to get updates, as I don't think they're very active here anymore.WORTH IT tho. If you liked The Neverending Story or anything with a dreamlike quality you're going to flip over this.
Operating System: A brain. And what an amazing "system" it is. Seriously. Think about it ;-)
Skin of choice: A skin thick enough to weather troubles, but not so thick that I cannot feel.
Favourite cartoon character: Toph Bei Fong, Ty Lee, and Aang <3 (and Captain Planet, heh) Does Asgore count as a cartoon?

Undertale Logo Font
My fancomic and companion fanfic.

Captured soul - Determination - Free to use by Dottybobbles Captured soul - Bravery - Free to use by Dottybobbles Captured soul - Justice - Free to use by Dottybobbles Captured soul - Kindness - Free to use by Dottybobbles Captured soul - Patience - Free to use by Dottybobbles Captured soul - Integrity - Free to use by Dottybobbles Captured soul - Perseverance - Free to use by Dottybobbles

Handplates Gaster Fan Stamp by SageOfTheStars

Deltarune Fan Button F2U by UrsidaeAngeni

We are the Crystal Gems (Ver 2) by xSilvWolf

TMNT - I Miss This Show by onnawufei

Ravenclaw House STAMP by CrystalLynnblud

:star:My skill level in different mediums (in my opinion):star: Taken from Cpr-Covet
Marker - Haven't done much
Colored pencils - Above average
Charcoal - Ace
Graphite -Way above average
Watercolor - Eh
Acrylic paint - Mom (an art major) says I'm good, I think I'm meh
Nail polish - Good at patterns, bad at 'canvas coverage' Want to experiment with it in paintings
Oil pastel - Fairly good
GIMP - lining good, coloring bad
Ink - Would be much better if I had the right tools
Oil paint - Not yet
Gouache paint - Not enough practice
Tempera paint - Not enough practice
Making stamps- To-Do
Screenprinting WHY HAVEN'T I DONE THIS YET? (Note me to ask what I'd put on a T-shirt. Maybe you're curious with all my stamps over there)
Chinese watercolor/calligraphy - Never tried it but plan to
Airbrushing - Tried it once in middle school, should try it again


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I highly reccomend the book "Wesley the Owl: The Remarkable Love Story of an Owl and His Girl."…

And here is a short story I wrote about an owl spirit:…

(If you're an ATLA fan you can probably guess who it's based on. Get it, "who"?)


F2U: Pika Welcome by Kleoite

Team Edward?

Team Jacob?

Apparently a third team has formed, abandoning their previous (lost) cause.

Prepare for trouble! make it double!
To protect the world from Vampiration...
To ignore all Werewolves within our nation...
To announce the evils of Bella's love...
To extend our cause to the stars above!
......Jesse! James!
Team Rocket blasts off to thwart Twilight!
Though the Wolves and Vampires bite bite bite!
Meowth, that's right!

(Didn't you get the memo? They are no longer called
"Mary Sues." Now they're "Meyer Stephs.")

Stephen King on SMeyer Stamp by Pirate-Liz

My sisters:

:iconzukaang-tyzula-ftw: - Yes, I made her avatar. Yes, she declined the offer to make it go by slower. She, unlike me, is a Gleek and a Twi-hard

Corphish44 Also Known As TertiusIII in many parts of the interwebs.

Other people I know IRL (it's fun having a blend of url + irl interaction, lol):

My BFF: elisabetrouge










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:iconpurplesparklesplz: Oh, and I :iconpurpleheartplz: PURPLE. :iconpurplesparklesplz:
:faint: :XD: :worry: :tears: :cd: :O_o: :clap::ignore::giggle::tunes:
:boo::fear::meow::nuu::squee::disbelief: :ohmygod::bookdiva::cake::pride::wizardhat:

P.S. :noes:H N:noes:ES N:noes: N:noes:SE! Poor emotes.

Favourite Movies
Water for Elephants,Mulan,Mr. Holland's Opus,Treasure Planet,The Incredibles,Stealth,Star Trek
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Josh Groban and Straight No Chaser rule!
Favourite Books
The Spiritual Brain: A Neuroscientist's Case for the Existence of the Soul
Favourite Writers
Anne McCaffrey and James Herriot
Favourite Games
Bee the Swarm: a set of mobile game apps that raise money for charity
Tools of the Trade
Most often colored pencils, also aquarelles, pastels, acyrilics, clay, and recently started GIMP
Other Interests
Primarily life science, but really anything (Renaissance Woman here!): music, philosophy . . . Kinesiology of human movement. Anthropology, biology, psychology, linguistics, art, physics, you name it.

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MetellaStellaHobbyist Traditional Artist
Momo and the Purple Berries
MetellaStellaHobbyist Traditional Artist
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Pokeball28New Deviant

MetellaStella, hey do you wanna check out my art?

hey, can you do a jellyfish icon please? I liked your fox icon and I've tried looking for free jellyfish icons but there are none and if there are, other users are using them. I seen requests are open. if you don't mind that is. 
MetellaStellaHobbyist Traditional Artist
Since I've posted those, I no longer have access to Gimp. However, I could most likely make a pixel icon on my iPad. So, you're OK with the 100 P price? 
no I don't think so 
MetellaStellaHobbyist Traditional Artist
Did you want to bargain for a lower price, then? 
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