Summary: Minerva knew it was time to leave. She was ready. So why was it so hard to walk out that door? A one-shot moment of transition in one character's life after the war. Why are life's major transitions so challenging, and what is it we really need from each other?
A reading that consists of only cards from the Major Arcana indicates the destiny of the querant lies outside their own control - possibly within the hands of Fate itself.
Nineteen years pass between the final chapter and the epilogue. Here are two days inside those nineteen years.
Summary: Harry Potter returns in this exciting adventure set just after the main conclusion of 'Deathly Hallows'. As the Hogwarts families prepare to move on from the horrible war, Harry and friends try to cram their seventh year of education into the two-month summer period. Meanwhile, a certain someone named Draco Malfoy hopes to take away the one thing that keeps Harry happy. And to make matters worse, Ron discovers a dangerous object from centuries past that threatens to destroy everything he holds dear. And to top it all off, Ginny kisses someone who is definitely not Harry. But wait, what does any of this have to do with a mysterious veil? Hint: The reason begins with 'Death' and ends in 'allows'.
CHAPTER THREE IS CURRENTLY BEING PREPARED FOR SUBMISSION. CHAPTERS FOUR THROUGH TEN HAVE BEEN WRITTEN IN ROUGH DRAFT FORM.
His fears? Flying...his own wand...fitting in...sticking out! His best friends? A passionate fire-breathing cousin, and a cool, aloof Death Eater's son. His destiny? Anything but ordinary!
Join Albus as he experiances his first year at Hogwarts and begins the journey out from under his father's collosal shadow, if he can survive it of course!
Meet the new Tenacious Trio, Albus Potter, Scorpius Malfoy, and Rose Weasley
Summary: It’s almost Christmas time and a certain Ronald Weasley is having trouble finding his other half the perfect Christmas present. Even with some help from his best friend, can Ron find a gift that’s right for Hermione? Set during the Christmas after the Epilogue takes place in the seventh book.
Summary: Not even a week after the final Battle, the downfall of the Dark Lord, the Wizarding's World hero disappears. Harry Potter has been missing for four months, and not even the best of the Aurors, nor his own best friends can find him. For Ron, Hermione, Ginny, the Weasley family and the whole of the Wizarding World, hope to find him is lost, and very few still persist in his search.
What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.
Rated UP for profanity. Otherwise clean. :]
Summary: As Harry turns twenty nine, he realizes that not all wishes occur right after they are made. Some take time to happen. Set on 31 July, 2009. This is cannon time compliant. I do not own the characters of this story.
Summary: It’s been five years since the battle of Hogwarts, and the trio is in their early twenties. The war is over, but little do Harry and Ron know, the trouble is just about to begin! The stork is flying over the Burrow, and one couple is about to become parents! But the question is which witch? Read on to find out! Can the men survive nine months of pre-baby antics and Molly Weasly’s baby shower of the century?
Summary: Voldemort's gone....but the Death Eaters aren’t. Ron, Hermione, Harry and Ginny’s lives are completely changed when a mysterious girl appears, claiming to be from the future. But is she really who she says she is? And what has happened in the future that so desperately needs to be changed?
6 years post HBP
H/G and R/Hr(DH spoilers are very minimal, just in terms of a use of a name- it doesnt follow canon storyline wise)
Summary: All accomplished men like Dad share something in common – they are looked down, degraded, criticised for everything they say or do, right or wrong, and they take all of that in, patiently, uncharacteristically. Somewhere in those decades, the same society gives up on them, awards them with a pedestal of hero-ship and an immunity from all things used to roughen them up in a past life. People like Dad never again stand on the common ground like the rest of us.
Albus Potter reflects over past and present upon his father’s death. My impression of Harry Potter in later years – a hero of sort and so much more.
Summary: Sixteen-year-old Jack Jones is the first ever American to attend Hogwarts, which he does so at the invitation of the famous auror Harry Potter.
But this is no ordinary year at Hogwarts. Things have been calm since the death of Lord Voldemort sixteen years ago, but now an incredible source of evil magic is growing and the students of Hogwarts are in danger from within the castle.
Can Jack Jones use his significant magical skill and brainpower to find out who is behind it all? But if he does, he may just encounter the most shocking revelation in the Wizarding World since the rise of Lord Voldemort.
Summary: Draco and Ginny Malfoy are going for a walk with their baby daughter. Someone listening in might be surprised at what they hear.
Written for the Gift of Gab Bookbasilisk Summer Challenge
Summary: In Hannah Abbott’s life plan, when she is twenty-nine, she is married and has two children. But of course, life doesn’t always go according to plan. On her twenty-ninth birthday, Hannah receives a shock that will change her life forever, and will maybe just set her back on the track of her life plan.
Ron knows Hermione said they'd take the lift to allow Scorpius and Rose to walk downstairs without him dogging their heels, but he still kinda hopes to get stuck.
Summary: With her fortieth birthday approaching, Lavender Brown is seized with panic when she discovers her friends have a surprise party planned. Having declared herself permanantly thirty-nine, she does the only thing a grown woman can do when confronted with her age -- she does a runner. Apparating to King's Cross, she ends up on a train where she's surprised to meet a face from the past.
Will she confront her past and face up to her age? More importantly, will she return in time for the champagne?
This is Equinox Chick of Hufflepuff, and this is my entry for the Bookbasilisk 'Life Begins at Forty' challenge.
Thank you very much to Heather (MorganRay), Rose (Russia Snow) and Alyssa (Harry4lif) for their help in beta'ing this tale. Yes, three betas - I am greedy.
Two weeks after the Battle of Hogwarts, Harry goes to visit George at the Burrow. But George's loss has affected him deeply, and he doesn't know how to cope.
Summary: Normally, a first year at a new school would include getting to meet new people, learning incredible and new things, and forming unlikely bonds with interesting people. It's too bad that Rose Weasley isn't a normal, ordinary girl, and her first year at Hogwarts will be everything but normal.
Summary: "Well the first time I met your mum she told me the reason she was never a prefect at school was that she had a complete inability to stay out of trouble.... And as for your dad…well he was a Marauder wasn’t he?”
Summary: It has been five years since the war ended and the dark wizard known as Voldemort fell. The wizarding world has been living in peace until Harry Potter is kidnapped! As his friends and family search desperately for him, they uncover a secret that threatens the one thing they love the most.