Summary: Severus Snape, sitting by the fire in Spinner's End on Christmas Eve, watches his door blow open and Harry Potter enter his home. Will the meeting between two antagonists end in understanding or curses?
Written for the Winter TalesChallenge Challenge 1, By the Fireside, by ProfPosky of Gryffindor.
Summary: Its Christmas and Tonks thinks about the past year, fears that have been melted away. The year has brought her a husband and soon a child.
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: Meera Rupali Chanduramani has had the media in her face since the day she was born, seeing as she is the daughter of the most feared wizard of the century. However, her values are not the same as her fathers and she wants the world to know. Follow her journey through Hogwarts - classes, Quidditch, romance - and see how she manages to break away from the image as "the princess of evil" - how she manages to cut down the shadow her father cast over her life.
Higher rating for some issues mentioned in later chapters.
DEAR FAITHFUL READERS:
I swear I have not abandoned this fic. It's hard to write because I have so much work to do in college, but I'm writing the chapter little by little as time goes on. I may not be able to upload it until after the hacker problems with MNFF are fixed, but know that this story is still alive and kicking. I am NOT leaving Meera. No way.
Love you all!
Summary: Each moment is a decision, defined by the circumstances. Who knows? Had it not been for an overprotective cousin, perhaps Rose Weasley and Scorpius Malfoy could have been the best of friends. Perhaps in one point in time and space, they are. As it happens, their relationship was defined by one catalytic factor, James Potter, and now,they are sworn enemies.
This story is a chronicle of their first year at Hogwarts, and their last. It is a tale of happenstance and familial influence, of an enmity that was not theirs to decide. Read and find out how such an enmity can influence the lives of two innocent children and wreck them. Will the injury last forever?
Due to my heavy work-schedule, this fic will be on hold till early June. My apologies to all.
Summary: Ever since the war ended, Theodore Nott has found little solace in anything, save for his Firewhiskey purchases. Due to happenings and circumstances, he runs into the most unlikely people and places, ones that may just be able to help him as he trundles along through life.
This is a story of pain, loss, regret, bitterness. This is a story of joy, laughter, forgiveness, hope. It's a story of second glances, second considerations, second chances. And first chances too. Curriculum Vitae is Latin for: The course of one’s life.
This story was the overall winner of the '07/'08 Winter Tales Challenge. It also took the 2009 QSQ award for Best Post-Hogwarts Chaptered story. I am as stunned as I am grateful. Thank you.
Summary: Harry Potter's life is now Voldemort-free, but he is far from carefree. His wife, Ginny, has come down with a disease from which she may not recover. However, the time that Harry could be using searching for the cure is snatched away by the newly - rising Dark Lord, Draco Malfoy. Harry cannot find the cure until beating Malfoy, which should be easy....right?
24 May 2009: Back, but on hiatus until summer.
Summary: Itís Christmas time at Hogwarts and the snow creates the illusion of perfection. Sirius has always admired Remus, but now itís time to see if these feelings are requited.
Summary: Arabella O'Connell is just an ordinary girl. She enjoys stories, and is convinced that the world she sees in her imagination is as real as the one beneath her fingertips. In the years, weeks and days leading up to her eleventh birthday Bella waits anxiously for her letter, her introduction to the world that slipped it's captivating tendrils into her imagination.
Summary: The Order gathers at Shell Cottage for dinner on Christmas Eve of 1997, in the midst of the Second Wizarding War.
This is star_sailor of Ravenclaw's entry for The Winter Tales Challenge: Here We Come A-Wassailing. This entry also won second place!!
Summary: This was written for a poetry challenge in the forums. I am rather fond of it actually!
Summary: Its Christmas eve in a small valley outside of London and it would be perfect with the exception of one very important person who has gone missing. How will the others react when this person returns? With tears? Anger? Or even happiness? Watch what happens between Ron, Hermione, Harry, Ginny, and baby James this Christmas. This heart wrenching story will have you reading to the last word.
Weasleyboyfreak: Hufflepuff...sitting in front of a warm fire, drinking a large mug of cocoa!
Christmas Wishes is a one shot for the by the fireside prompt for WTC.
Summary: Lucius does not understand what there is to like about snow: itís cold, itís wet, and it sticks to everything. Perhaps his mind will be changed once this afternoon is finished . . .
Summary: Itís like you are locked in a box. A tiny, dark, claustrophobic box. You canít see an escape. Perhaps you can never leave. The darkness throws nightmares at you. So fast and close together that you donít have time to breathe in between them. Then they stop and you are lead to believe that everything is fine.
Some people live such an under privileged life that it wouldnít matter if they dropped off the side of the earth. No one would ever notice or even care.
But Hogwartís can change this all and make life worth living. This chance can also be wiped away in the blink of an eye.
Summary: Harry would give anything to have his parents back...what if he got the chance to? Harry, Ron and Hermione get mysteriously sent back in time to when the Marauders were in school, and Harry attempts to alter history. Can he get his parents back? Or will he only end up messing up the future forever? (Note: Rating and Warnings will change in later chapters, while the first few chapters are very mild.)
Summary: Narcissa knows exactly what death tastes like. [Narcissa kills five people. One shot. Dark.]
Summary: A nine-year old's account of his brother coming upon a new adventure...
Dennis takes a trip down memory lane, to those first days of scepticism, and then envy, and then awe.A tribute to Colin Creevey in the Autumn Challenge: New Beginnings. By LucillaJoanna of Hufflepuff~
Summary: Ron contemplates what it really takes to date Luna Lovegood. After six months of dating, is he ready to make the next move? Or perhaps he made a mistake?
Update:This story is on hiatus. It's not abandoned but who knows when it will be updated.
Summary: Oneshot: Counting proved to her that she was still alive even though she had spent many hours in that cell praying for death to take her. D.G
Summary: When Voldemort obtains an ancient book that contains powerful dark magic, the Order of the Phoenix fears for everyone's safety. After an Order member betrays them to the enemy, they no longer know who they can trust. Voldemort is slowly taking the Order down, but not in a way you would expect. Conflict arises between the Order members and friendships are tested. Can they pull together in the end to defeat the darkest wizard to ever walk the earth? Or will their internal battles destroy them all?