I've been gone a little while.
Most of my updates on FF.net have been for new fandoms (LoK and HG), but I have sort-of been around. Mostly I've been buried in a mountain of school work.
Anyway, funny story: I got a Hulu account and guess what? Naruto Shippuden is one of the series you can watch start-to-finish on there. Guess what BGA has been doing?
Watching a ton of Naruto. That's what BGA has been doing.
So I've got a pretty pile of new stuff and a whole set of new rules. Basically I've decided not to post until I've at least drafted a piece through to its finish. CT morphed into a beast precisely because I didn't draft responsibly.
Long story short? CT is planned (but not completed) and will thus be updated relatively soon.
Red [ Madara/Mito. Past Canon. 6 Chapters. ] Four years before Konoha appoints her first Hokage, Mito is elected diplomat to the fledgling city. “Another clan desperate for alliances.” Madara asks, deceptively mild: “Is that why your Whirlpool left you to the mercy of Hashirama and I? For the sake of peace?”