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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-23 05:00 am

Psi War: Astra | New Life

Jean and Quentin have a long overdue talk about what's happened these last couple of weeks and they come to a new understanding and respect for each other.

I think we both need to accept the fact that we are feeling a huge amount of guilt and have massive martyr complexes. )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-22 11:38 pm

Psi War: Astra | Rebirth

A final confrontation, and great sacrifices must be made to bring back life from death.

Did you think we came here just to say goodbye? )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-22 10:35 pm

Psi War: Astra | Quest

Three pivotal scenes from Quentin's life. He has to reclaim them before the Shadow King corrupts them and steals them from him.

It's a veritable 'This Is Your Life' for me here. )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-22 07:28 pm

Psi War: Astra | Retrieval

Jean, Haller, and Emma find an aspect of Quentin on the astral plane, but he's not alone.

I'm sorry. This is all my fault. But we're going to fix it. )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-22 04:08 pm

Psi War: Astra | The Plan

Refusing to just sit around and mourn, Jean enlists Haller and Emma to join her as the Orpheus to Quentin's Eurydice.

I realize you might not believe me. Which is why I'm prepared to do it myself. But I'd appreciate the help. )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-21 05:16 pm

Psi War: Umbra | Death

Confronted with a terrifying choice, Quentin is forced to make the ultimate decision. Trigger warning for self-harm and suicide.

I'll make you beg me to conquer you, too. You will pray for me to end it. )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-21 04:34 pm

Psi War: Umbra | Quentin & Jean

Quentin tries to get uncomfortably close to Jean, but then changes his mind out of the blue.

Come on, why don't you take a break, we'll grab a drink and just, you know, chill a bit. )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-21 04:31 pm

Psi War: Umbra | The Ritual

To cleanse the astral plane, Amanda calls on Wanda, Illyana, and Stephen to recreate the grand spell she cast nearly a decade ago.

I'll be your anchors. And I will not let go. )
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[personal profile] xp_phoenix2017-09-15 09:59 pm

Jean and Cecilia: Prognosis (Backdated - 9/15/17)

Cecilia tends to Jean after she wakes up post-Shadow King battle.

Well, good news. You're not dead. )
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[personal profile] xp_phoenix2017-09-17 09:00 pm

Rogue and Jean: Recovery

Rogue visits Jean while she is recuperating from the Shadow King battle in the Box and tries to cheer her up.

I'm not going to say it's going to be okay, because we never know, but I will say that you can get through this. )
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[personal profile] xp_dust2017-07-05 12:09 pm

Sooraya and Rogue (backdated)

Rogue helps Sooraya work through some emotions related to the lynching incident. 

Trigger warning: some discussion of the aftermath of the incident.  )

Kurt and Reed, backdated

Reed and Kurt meet outside and have an illuminating conversation.

 
I wish I was a mad scientist. )
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[personal profile] xp_phoenix2017-09-15 09:33 pm

Psi War: Obscura - Finale

After the battle with the Shadow King using her body, Jean wakes up in a hospital bed. Haller is there to greet her.

It's a chameleon. Well, a psychic parasite. )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-14 04:45 pm

Psi War: Obscura | Quentin & Topaz

Quentin observes the psychic battle from afar, and Topaz just rolls her eyes.

No, whatever it is, it's big. Psychically big. Aren't you curious? )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-14 04:45 pm

Psi War: Obscura | Jean, Haller, & Emma

An old enemy thought lost returns: the Shadow King, freed from its host, parasitizes Jean in hopes of consuming her power. Haller and Emma pull out all the stops to fight.

Oh that hurt... it hurt like nothing else. Did it make you happy? Did it scratch that itch? Quench that thirst? )
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[personal profile] xp_erverse2017-09-14 04:12 pm

Psi War: Obscura | Haller & Emma

Haller and Emma take a closer look at Parker Matthews to discover the origin of his malady. They do learn that this Parker Matthews is worlds away from the man they used to know.

This sort of power usually manifests like a direct line to the id. He has to be making a conscious effort to suppress it. )