Summary: Love, hate, loneliness and betrayal have always been a constant in Narcissa's life. After musing on her existance, she makes a decision that will change her life forever.
Summary: "Man is the only animal that laughs and weeps,<
She kicked him hard in the groin, and ran out of the building, laughing at the fact that she was finally free. In the chaos she created, a little girl cried quietly into her lap.
"for he is the only animal that is struck with the difference between what things are
“He was arrested because of you. Sent to a mental institution.”
“He deserved it,” spat Minerva. “He abused me.”
“You just wanted him out of the way. You just wanted to live happily ever after with your old man.”
"and what they ought to be. "
Minerva walked slowly up the aisle. What was she thinking? She didn’t want to go through with this. Her father had her arm wrapped around his. He seemed happy for his daughter, who was finally settling down.
An entry to "To Laugh or Cry" in the Spring Challenges. I am tc015 of Gryffindor
“You don’t know the full story.”
*Quote by William Hazlitt.
Summary: Journeys were always dreadful things. And with Sirius making the greatest journey of all, will Andromeda be able to take it?
Summary: ...you don't just hand in your resignation to Voldemort. It's a lifetime of service or death."rnThe story of why Regulus Black tried to leave the Death Eaters. One-Shot
Summary: Harry, Ron and Hermione are spending a day in the small wizarding village of Hogsmeade when they happen to come upon a strange amulet lying in the snow. This amulet has amazing powers and transports the three friends to Salem, Massachusetts in the year 1692 when Muggles lived in fear of witches and wizards and the penalty for being able to perform magic was death.
Summary: Draco Malfoy never claimed to be invincible. Somehow, he thought this would save him.
May 2007 Scrivenshaft Challenge Winner - Eureka!
Summary: With Black on the loose and dementors at Hogwarts, all Albus Dumbledore wants is to protect Harry, keep the school from harm and keep Remus and Severus from killing one another. Oh, and to keep Severus’s estranged werewolf son, Auster “Feingale,” in school.
All Lupin wants to is to safeguard James's boy and keep his secrets.
All Severus wants is revenge.
And all Auster wants is his father’s love, long taken from him with a single bite, and he will do anything to get it. A different and dark take on book three.
Summary: On a mission for the Dark Lord, Regulus Black starts to have some misgivings about what he's gotten himself into.
Summary: An insight into the life of a Hogwarts artist, and the hardwork she puts into each and every one of her paintings and portraits.
Summary: Merope Gaunt is sick of bending over backwards to please her family, is sick of always doing things wrong, is sick of always being off the mark. She mixes up a potion to change her life, hoping that maybe this time she's done something right.
Originally entered for the fifth New Year's Challenge, To Laugh or Cry.
Summary: Sirius's descent into madness, in thirteen steps.
It feels like he's a ticking time-bomb, only he doesn't know how long he's got left.
Summary: Goodbyes are not forever.
Goodbyes are not the end.
They simply mean I'll miss you,
Until we meet again.
Roxanne feels she's about to disappear... to fade away. Yet, she still has to say goodbye to the one person she'll miss the most, she has to keep holding on... at least long enough to let Draco know she's leaving.
~Songfic to Avril Lavigne's Keep Holdin On
Summary: One-Shot, no ships, mild violence, some strong language, slight suggestion of alcohol abuse.
Sirius Black has been locked away in Azkaban for twelve years, only to escape and be locked away again in the house of his father's, locked away with only an unrecognisable friend and haunting memories for company. The memories can never be erased, the guilt can never be forgotten. But when you have lost everything there is to loose, there has to be something - someone - out there to gain.
a good friend can comfort you...a great friend can understand you...but only a true friend can bring you back
Summary: Seventh year has begun and Hermione Granger has found herself in great danger. What is the secret behind Voldemort's sudden change in targets, and what dangers lie in store for the trio? Riddled with plot twists and cliffhangers--the Potter Universe is in for a surprise. (This story is Pre-HBP)
Summary: (Hints of Child Abuse) First Year, AU in Potion's class. Snape grasps what he otherwise would have missed. Looks may -not- be deceiving, but in a different way than he had even considered...
Summary: Part III in the Lily; Wilting During Blossom Trilogy. It is highly recommended to read the first two fics in order to understand some of the minor details, but the fic stands for itself. (Don't worry, they're all one-shots).
Lily has been working at the Terminal ward for nearly a year. But now, she receives a notice that she never wants. Her only hope is finding the right spell in order to spare the world of a little bit of hell. And how will she manage such a feat? Well, when you're a Healer in the Terminal Ward, you fortunately - and unfortunately - meet a lot of interesting people.
Summary: It's July 30th, the evening before Harry Potter turns seventeen; at the stroke of midnight, the mysterious protection that number four, Privet Drive once provided will cease to exist. The Dursleys are forced to learn that they haven't isolated themselves from the magical world as thouroughly as they had hoped when Severus Snape and Bellatric Lestrange arrive at their door step, looking for Harry.
Summary: So what happened to the kids who had Death Eater parents killed by aurors? I imagine not all of them would be quite so eager to join the ranks after Voldemort returns in the 4th book.
Summary: Cho Chang is in an abusive relationship with a person she loves more than herself.
2nd Place in the Spring Challenges, *To Laugh or Cry* prompt, by BloodRayne of Gryffindor.
Summary: "There is no good and evil, there is only power and those too weak to seek it..." Page 211, Philosopher's Stone
What caused Peter to join the Dark Lord?
Second place in the 2007 April One-Shot Challenge, Option One: Succumbing to the darkness