Title: As the Present Now will Later be PastAuthor: Caroline-Shea
Beta: The absolutely amazing pushplaytobegin Seriously, seriously. She single-handedly dragged me across the finish line on this one, cheerleading and con-critting and beating multiple parts of this story into submission. Every single draft of this fic - starting from what she and I fondly refer to as "the alien doppleganger version" - was made better by her feedback and input. I LOVE YOU, PPB!!!
Artist: The utterly fantastic dearthursday. She designed some of the most gorgeous graphics I've ever seen. I basically wept with joy when I saw them. Thank you, thank you, thank you, sweetie!! PLEASE TELL NINA HOW MUCH SHE ROCKS!!!
Word count: 26,067
Pairings: Kurt/Blaine; OMC/OMC; OMC/OFC; OMC/OMC. I know how that looks, but please don't be frightened off.
Warnings: Strong elements of homophobia; Mentions of off-screen homophobic violence; Off-screen death of OC; Brief mention of suicidal thoughts
Summary: Blaine and Kurt's deepening relationship dredges up some painful memories from Blaine's father's past. The fall-out affects not only Blaine's relationship with his dad, but his relationship with Kurt and his understanding of himself. Title taken from the Bob Dylan song: The Times They Are A-Changin.'