Summary: Dead father, dead wife, motherless son: exactly how much of this is James Potter's fault? James Potter II sends himself to the past in the hope that he will be able to save his wife, and recieve answers to the questions that have been torturing him since her death.
Placed Third in the Gauntlet's Fifth Run!
Summary: George Weasley has woken up in the past, sent on a mission that could save the present.
I am Cwiddy from Hufflepuff House and this was written for Gauntlet 5.
Summary: The night sky was twinkling with stars, each yellow dot winking down at Andromeda as she walked along the forgotten path. Weeds, having grown long from lack of care, brushed and snagged her robes, but she wasn’t concerned with that. Instead, Andromeda's attention was drawn to the sky. On sisters, mourning, and stars.
A submission to The Color of Loss challenge by solemnlyswear_x of Gryffindor.
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: Somehow, the barn was the last place he wanted to face her. And frankly, the goat was definitely not helping matters.
Summary: Hermione must conquer her inner demons or lose everything. A tale of self-discovery and friendship. Hogwarts era.
Summary: What if Harry and Draco were really friends behind all the insults and fights with each other? When would it have started and where would it end? Major spoilers for books 3,4,5,6. HPDM, FGL, BZSF, OWOC, poss RWHG, rating may go up
Summary: In the events leading up to that fateful night in sixteen-year-old Draco Malfoy’s descent into darkness, one person yearns to be the source of his consolation. Written for the SBBC Secret Summer Story Swap.
Extremely huge thank-you to Skipper424 for beta’ing.
Summary: A young Minerva McGonagall reluctantly finds the Christmas spirit with her aunt after a very long winter.
Written by LuthAn of Gryffindor for the Winter Tales Challenge, The Holly and the Ivy prompt.
Summary: Fred and George find themselves between worlds in this retelling of the Castor and Pollux myth.
Written for Nan for the SPEW Halloween Exchange
Summary: Remus to Tonks after he dies, but before she does.
Summary: Ron hasn't seen Hermione in over a year, but Harry and Ginny's wedding forces the two together. Ron has been dreading this day for months, and when it finally arrives memories of his relationship with Hermione surface. Follow Ron as he relives the best and worst moments with Hermione. Maybe he will realize where they went wrong, but maybe he will let her slip away from him once more.
Summary: Nine year-old Harry Potter is sure that normal is just not enough. In fact, with the odd happenings that always seem to occur when he's around and his dead parents, he's convinced that there's no other explanation - he's a superhero. But when Harry runs away from home it may take more than superpowers to bring him back.
Just a poem about the trials of werewolf-ness. I hope it inspires a little pity in you, fellow potter-fan.
wake up, australia
Monica Wilkins begins a letter to someone that doesn't exist with an invisible war on the television.
Summary: James Potter was everything a teenage guy could dream of being -he was smart, talented, charming, and athletic. He could have almost anything he wanted. Funny thing is, the only thing he really wants is the only thing he can't get, Lily Evans. Lily Evans was the perfect example of a student. Her only problem is that she can't find Mr. Right. One thing she has been sure about since third year was that James was not Mr. Right. In fact, the only possible candidate for Mr. Right out of James' group of friends was Remus Lupin, who usually shied away from situations like that. On one clear, autumn night, though, the full moon shows her otherwise. Will it convince her that James Potter was more than an egotistical, jerky, arrogant brat? Or will it just help put that wall of insecurity up higher? On top of that, can these two stand to spend anymore time with each other than originally forced upon them? And not crack?
He stared down at the drying pool of blood on the floor and thought with grim satisfaction, I am not so easy to kill.
Severus Snape leaves his old life behind, taking with him the hope that one day Nymphadora will follow.
Summary: It is a part of human nature to fantasize on the meaning of love. Only when it is lost, however, can it be truly understood.
May be read from many points of view.
Bring your Kleenex. Rated cautiously.
Summary: “As far as I am aware, a Black has never been sorted anywhere but Slytherin. No wonder your parents are concerned. It’s not just unexpected, it’s unheard of.” It’s the summer of 1971 and young Sirius Black is preparing to embark on his very first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He thinks he is prepared for what is to come. But he soon realises that life does not always follow the script. What happens when everything he has known, everything he has been taught, everything suddenly stops following the rules?