Summary: Vincent Crabbe has just died. How strange it is to watch the people he knew fighting a battle for something he didn't care about. And how utterly dull. But oh, such was death.
Random one-shot. Please enjoy!
Summary: Exhausted and spent with grief, Harry and Ginny wonder if they can find solace in each other's arms.
Summary: It is the Golden Trio's sixth year, and the newest DADA professor has arrived at Hogwart, bringing with her all the right answers AND all the right questions. Pairings are not determined as of yet. This story is AU as of the publishing of HBP.
Summary: Sometimes, perspective is everything.
From day one at Hogwarts, Severus Snape had problems, half of his own making, half not; how one interprets those problems depends entirely on one's point of view.
At least with Severus, one principle is always consistent: he gives just as good as he gets.
Summary: The Marauders have been given a mission for the Order of the Phoenix that sends them back in time. When the timeturner lands them in a strange time period they must figure out how to do the impossible: go forward in time. On top of that, Lord Voldemort has some of his Death Eaters on a mission in the same period
Summary: What happens when you wake up on a grassy hillside to find a bag in a Time-Turner? Ronald Weasley isn't to sure. The last thing he knew, he was on his way back to Harry and Hermione, but something had gone terribly wrong. What has Ron gotten himself into?
I am Weasleyboyfreak of Hufflepuff!
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: Nightmares created another sleepless night for Sirius Black, but who would have thought that the night would include the meeting of old friends, trying to decipher cryptic poems, and travelling to centuries in the past to supposedly complete an as-of-yet unknown task?
Written for the "Gauntlet Writing Challenge V" by megan_lupin of Gryffindor.
Edit: Received First Place!
Summary: Minerva McGonagall has been sent back in time on a mission for the Order. How does she deal with meeting the very last person she expected to see?
Gauntlet V Entry from Shev of Ravenclaw
Summary: I can imagine what you would look like
after being kissed, your burning hair
halo-soft around your face, your lips
half parted, flaming, full...
A train to Nowhere. A cherry red umbrella. A brief brushing. One last chance. An acid green light. What could have been.
These are poems featuring Lily Evans and Severus Snape, told in the tragic hero's point of view.
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: Dedalus Diggle travels back in time to complete a task given to him by Dumbledore, but accidentally goes too far. As he tries to find a way to complete his mission and return home, he runs into a classmate he was not expecting, who might jeopradize the whole mission.
Ghoul in Pajamas of Ravenclaw entering the Gauntlet!
Summary: Hermione and Severus are binded by a botched spell. Will a meddling Albus succeed in his plan to put them together? During Hermione’s seventh year and the Final Battle we will see our favourite couple fighting for their feelings and for their lives.
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.
It could lie dormant for years before it manifested. And once it did, it stayed.
And that was all that Albus knew.
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: Written around the lyrics to Angela by Missy Higgins, this one-shot explores a few "what if" questions: what if the places were reversed and it was Lily whose feelings for James were unrequited, what if Sirius had a sister and what if she happened to be Hogwart's very own Mean Girl? Well, if you feel like some light reading, try this story!
Each member of the Black family had their own fate, whether it followed or went against the family's beliefs.
Can a book really help Ron win Hermione's heart?
Ron Weasley has liked Hermione Granger for quite some time. There's only one problem: she doesn't know it yet.
It's their sixth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and Ron is finally ready to confess his feelings to her.
But a new heartthrob roams the halls, and he seems to have his eye on Hermione. And it turns out that she has his eye on him, too.
With the help of a magical book, Ron will try to win Hermione's heart, before somebody else does.
Summary: After the war, Hermione was required to see a healer to evaluate her mental state. Seven years later, she still had not been passed. Draco hadn't either. When a new type of mental treatment requires them to live together for thirty one days, will they finally be strong enough to go on with their lives? Or will they break?