Summary: When war brings grief, loss, and a world to rebuild, who can speak of a winning and a losing side? Eight young wizards deal with love, jobs and family ties, and, amidst the hardships, try to make a better future for themselves. H/G, R/Hr and other pairings.
Summary: "No one really knows who you are, do they?”
Albus Severus Potter is a mystery to everyone, even his boyfriend Scorpius. When his father sends him on a mysterious mission, he realizes that not everything on the outside matches the inside.
An entry into the 5th Gauntlet by tc015 of Gryffindor.
Summary: Rodolphus Lestrange was not meant to become a Death Eater.
His brother and the Dark Lord demand his decision and he knows what his answer will be. But there is one person who can show him that some things are more important than death.
Written as my first gauntlet.
Suicide warning for mention of past suicide — nothing graphic.
Summary: Severus Snape goes back in time with one mission: to kill his younger self. The reason? So Lily Evans can live the life that she deserves. Because if he were dead, if he had never told Lord Voldemort the prophecy, then she would still be alive.
I am Hermione_Rocks of Slytherin House, writing for the fifth round of the Gauntlet.
Adversus Solem Ne Loquito is Latin for: Don’t speak against the sun.
Summary: Andromeda Tonks thought she had finally got her favourite cousin back.
So when he is taken from her once again by the person she least expects, it is enough to break her.
Summary: The green light is the most powerful light of all. Many lives have been lost to the curse of the green light. One man on Halloween is about to learn what happens to those that try to control the green light.
Summary: James reflects on thoughts and memories at a funeral.
Summary: She was once an abused daughter, turned belove wife of her own making.
This is the story of how she threw it all away, cast aside by her once adoring husband.
What effects will his hatred have on her?
Written by hemybabay82 of Gryffindor for the Colours of Loss challenge.
Summary: The Ministry has fallen.
Under the new regime, there is a chamber in the depths of the Ministry of Magic that the condemned enter, but do not leave. This is the story of a man about to die.
Or is he? Fate is a fickle thing…
Nominated for QSQ 2009, Best Dark/Angst.
Summary: When Mad-Eye falls from the sky, he leaves more than the Order of the Pheonix wondering. The Muggle who loves him grieves his absence in her own way.
This is an entry in the one-shot contest Color Spectrum 1 by ProfPosky of Gryffindor
Summary: Cho never understood why everyone wore black to her Grandmum's funeral. Only when she lost Cedric did she truly know the meaning of that darkest color.
I am x_GinnyPotter_x of Gryffindor, entering the Color of Loss One-Shot Challenge!
Summary: It's been more then a year since Albus Dumbledore's funeral. The trio had destroyed two Horcruxes when in a massive attack by Lord Voldemort and his followers, Ron gets killed and Hermione gets captured.
In this story, there is romance between Harry and Ginny. There is one more couple whom I will keep secret. You will know soon enough.
Many more things will come to light in the later chapters.
Summary: Hermione is a strong and capable witch; the brightest witch of her age. But that doesn't mean she doesn't have her own internal struggles, especially when Horcruxes are involved.
Summary: Hannah has always hated couloring the sky blue. It is unnatural. It isn't right.
And yet skies are blue. This is Hannah's journey from a child to an adult, and each moment is tinged with blue, a blue that, try as she might, cannot be escaped.
I am Striped_Candycane from Ravenclaw House.
Summary: The thing I had never before considered about Muggles is that there are, and always have been, so very many of them. It seems ironic that I would have missed such a discernable fact. Had I ever stumbled across it written in a book I would have merely shaken my head at the thought that someone felt the need to write down something so elementary. Even then, however, I would not have considered the implications of what it could mean. The facts never changed though, only my perception of them; that there are thousands, probably hundreds of thousands, for each individual witch or wizard.
Summary: Any time a person dies, they leave an empty spot in the hearts of many.
But what if it's more than a mere hole? What if half of you is torn away? And what if you're not the only person to feel this way about this single person?
Can you ever find a way to be whole again?
A Winter Tales Challenge submittion, for the 'Seasons Change' prompt. I am Guiding Ray of Sunlight of Gryffindor House.
Runner-up in the QSQ Awards for best D/A story.
Summary: During the Final Battle, Rodolphus Lestrange watches his beloved wife die. And as he does, he can't help but relive the worst experiences of his life.
Maybe I shouldn’t have been dwelling on the past, but how couldn’t I? The past was all I had, and I knew that more clearly than I had ever known anything. As I sat beside her I knew that there was no future for me. That without her, I was nothing. There had never been anything besides her.
Summary: When all life fades to grey, George tries to find a means to an end.
I am beauty and brains of Gryffindor House for Colors of the Spectrum, Part 1.
Summary: After the Dark Lord tries to murder Harry Potter, he disappears and is assumed to be dead. His four most loyal servants are alone in trying to find him. And Bellatrix will do anything she can to bring her Master back.