Summary: Everyday, they lead different lives in different cities with different people. But the summer sun threads their lives, bringing them together for three sun-kissed months a year. People change, though; they grow up and fall in love. They realize that what they have isn’t what they want forever. He did, anyway. No matter what she wanted, the world always has another plan.
Summary: Often, when we do something, we have an intention behind the action. We usually finish the action with rather different intentions, however. Bellatrix learns this lesson one evening when she goes to visit Severus at his home in Spinner's End.
Summary: Millicent Bulstrode has never felt wanted. Vincent Crabbe has never felt powerful. Perhaps at a party of Draco's, a different sort of magic will grant their wishes. (between HBP and DH)
Summary: As Abrecan Travers walks slowly onward to finish the task that the Dark Lord has set before him, his mind wanders back to what has led him to this uncertain conclusion.
As a Chaser for the Harpies, Angelina Johnson is used to chasing goals, but when the team is sold and Blaise Zabini takes over management, she feels more like a Quaffle...and one that might not mind being handled.
Summary: Severus Snape has a past that he can't forget. It's the choices that are made that affect the outcome of the future. A missing moment from The Prince's Tale.
Summary: “Lord Voldemort has never had a friend, nor do I believe that he has ever wanted one.”
-Dumbledore, HBP, ch. 13
Dumbledore was rarely wrong, only once did Lord Voldemort desire a friend. It started out as only a game…
First place winner in the Color of Love Challenge.
Nominated for Best Romance Between Other Characters in the 2008 QSQs!
Summary: She knows that it’s silly, the way that she feels about him. She knows that he’ll never feel the same way about her. She knows that she’s married, and shouldn’t feel this way about him in the first place. She knows that nothing will ever come from her feeling this way.
But she also knows that she is already completely in love with him, and that there is nothing to be done about it at this point. It just is.
Bellatrix contemplates love and flowers. Written originally for the awesome Dark Lady Z, during a Slytherin Sneaky Cupid exchange.
Summary: Behind closed doors, in secret dealings, in a world suffocated by fear, only a few dare to fight against what seems the inevitable take over of Voldemort. Percy finds himself drawn into the fight now that he's tried in vain to ignore for so long.
Written for SPEW LoveNotes in 2008.
Summary: Rowena Ravenclaw and Salazar Slytherin have a special connection that becomes more and more difficult to maintain as the politics of building their school tear them apart.
Summary: Time-Traveling can be dangerous as Teddy Lupin find out. He risks it all, just for a grade. And when his girlfriend Victoire catches up with, oh does the sparks fly between them. Secrets are revealed; Will this drive the couple apart? Or will in only make their bond stronger?
Written by FlightofthePhoenix of Hufflepuff for the 5th Gauntlet
Summary: Andromeda Black is preparing to marry the man her family had picked out for her from the beginning. She's twenty-eight now, her life everything she thought it never would be. By some unspoken miracle, Dumbledore offers her the chance of a lifetime; a chance to try fixing what went wrong so many years ago. Given a mysterious satchel of seemingly random objects, Andromeda is sent back in time to that time and place. Can she figure out how to fix that old issue and still do the few things Dumbledore asks her to do?
Gauntlet Submission by your's truly, Kritchen of Hufflepuff. :]
Summary: It's Lily Evan's sixth year. She's pretty busy with school, prefect duties, and spying. You see, she doesn't believe that Regulus Black is as bad as Potter and Sirius say he is. She's determined to find out for herself.
Things get out of hand....
Summary: It's the biggest battle I've ever faced in my life: my blood or my love? The two can be ambiguous, but in my case, they are black and white, day and night. I had been seemingly repressed by my family for too long, so I did the one thing that allowed me a choice. I ran away.
Summary: Andromeda Black had always been different, and that got worse when she was sorted into Ravenclaw. Shunned from her family, she leans on a boy named Ted Tonks for support. *ONESHOT*
Summary: Today marks a special day. It was on this day that Teddy Remus Lupin and Victoire Isabella Weasley first went out. A few memories of Teddy’s time at Hogwarts whisk him in to the past throughout the day. He feels that tonight is the perfect night to take his relationship to the next level with Victoire.
The third installment in The Teddy Lupin Files
Summary: Even though my parents had told us that we weren’t going to have to pick sides, I knew already what was happening. Scorpius was defending his father for crimes that I no longer doubted he committed. I was learning secrets about the Muggle killings that no one else knew—things that were tearing me apart from my friends. I was picking my side; the problem was that Scorpius was on the other one.
Summary: Nominated for a 2008 QSQ for Best Dark/Angsty Fic
Join me as we delve into the thoughts and emotions Ted Tonks deals with as he struggles to understand his girlfriend's choices. He loves her dearly, but at times, her loyalty to her unfaithful family is trying. Once again, she's trying to fit into the person her family thinks she is, at the risk of losing the man who loves the real Andromeda Black. She's come back to his side in a tension filled flat.. What's going to happen now?
It's a Dark/Angsty story of romance in response to a challenge issued by Kat (Mistletoe). OHEMGEE! Nikki (fg_wealsey) has nominated this for the QSQ category of Dark/Angsty fics!
Summary: On the night before her wedding to James, Lily wakes up with icy feet. So when a ghost from her past shows up out of the blue, what can she do but wait for the sun to rise?
Summary: When I was twenty-four, I took Victoire to visit her grandparents. Bill had been sent on a trip to Egypt, so it was the perfect opportunity for us. It was wonderful to be back home, speaking my native language again, visiting friends I hadn't seen in years, seeing places I'd frequented in my childhood. My parents doted on Victoire, and it was easy to slip back into some of my old habits of staying up late into the night with friends. One of those friends was an old ex-boyfriend of mine, back when we were at Beauxbatons together. We'd dated for three years, and everyone – our parents included – thought we would marry each other. His name was Philippe.
Written for Amanda/pandafan81 for the SPEW Spooky Swap of 2007.