Summary: If war is the darkest days, and the future worth fighting for is the lightest days, then what are the days between? The war ends but the wounds are left unhealed. People die and people are hurt. The healing process is slow, and until it is over everyone is stuck in the grey days between victory and healing.
This is a collection of short stories about how different characters deal with issues created by the war.
Summary: Draco gets sorted into Hufflepuff, very much to his dismay.
Summary: It is the Marauders’ fifth year at Hogwarts, and friendships are being tested. Sirius has run away from his family and is struggling with the consequences. Severus desperately tries to hold on to Lily’s affection as James attempts to gain it. Then Sirius plays a dangerous prank on Severus, and everyone must decide where their loyalties lie…and how much friendship really means to them.
Summary: Recovering from his recent breakup, Draco finds himself enchanted. Giving into temptation is easy, especially when temptation comes in the form of a seductress...
Summary: Regulus Black looks back on his too-short life as he prepares for his final moments.
Summary: He was there. She didn’t know how it was possible, but there he was.
It is Ginny’s sixth year at Hogwarts and she is being haunted by dreams, some bringing up happy memories, others are her worst nightmares. Ginny feels helpless as her family and friends battle You-Know-Who and she is being left at school like a good little girl. Well she is tired of being useless, so why not restart Dumbledore’s Army?
Ginny’s love for Harry will drive her rebellion but what happens when a new member of the Army, threatens to tear it apart?
Set during Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows this is Ginny’s tale of love, loss, rebellion, and fear as she has her own battle with the Dark side, while she’s awake and while she dreams.
Summary: He never knew
Her green eyes were
JKR owns everything.
Summary: Victoire Weasley can hardly believe it herself. How is it that she's suddenly developed feelings for her best friend, Teddy Lupin, and in his last year of Hogwarts too? Now she must spend her sixth year not only adjusting her long-held sensibilities of how their relationship should work, but his as well.
There's not always a reason for everything that happens, and sometimes the reward for action looks more like a consequence. But that's just how life goes sometimes.
Summary: A weekend trip to the mysterious Rose Cottage leads to Ginny's second pregnancy and Hermione's first. The Potters and Weasleys take on “The Next Great Adventure” as they anticipate the births of Albus Potter and Rose Weasley.
Summary: Night time has once again taken its toll on a child who needs to hear a story before bed.
“I don’t want any of those books, Daddy. I want a real story. Please.”
“All right, what real story would you like?"
“I dunno, something with a prince and a princess in it.”
“Would a Half-Blood Prince suffice?”
I am MissyQuill of Gryffindor enterring the May One Shot Challange .
Summary: Astoria goes on a quest to Egypt to banish a hurdle to her and Draco's happiness... As in all instances when we defy obstacles, Astoria gains victory... and wisdom.
First Place in the Colours of the Spectrum Series Part II, The Four Elements Challenge: Fire
Summary: A poem about Arthur Weasley accepting that even though his only daughter has grown up, she still loves him.
Summary: His eyes sparkled in the light, and Albus knew they could do great things together.
Disillusionment flies on swift, silent wings, though, and soon the gold fades.
I am Stubbornly_appeared of Gryffindor writing for the Colours of Love Challenge.
Summary: I should have realised what our lives would become. I knew he was broken, even then. I guess I was arrogant enough to think I could fix him.
Ginny knows he doesn't mean it. She knows that deep down, he still loves her. And she'll cling to that knowledge until the end.
Summary: When Remus Lupin went to spy on Voldemort’s werewolves, he left behind his friends and the woman he loved. But when he got there, he found the last thing he expected to find: a friend.
Instead of a romantic sail along the coast of Zanzibar with his fiancée, George got a fishing trip with a Slytherin.
*A "honeymoon" missing moment from For Bitter or for Worse.*
Summary: Minerva McGonagall feels anything but lucky when she is sent back in time by Dumbledore on a mission meant to test her stamina, morality and Animagus skills.
But when she runs into a young red-haired boy with familiar twinkling blue eyes, she soon discovers there might be a lot more to her task than previously thought.
A Gauntlet 5 Entry by Pondering of Ravenclaw.
Summary: It's Lily Evan's sixth year. She's pretty busy with school, prefect duties, and spying. You see, she doesn't believe that Regulus Black is as bad as Potter and Sirius say he is. She's determined to find out for herself.
Things get out of hand....
Summary: James reflects on thoughts and memories at a funeral.
Summary: Padma is happily married and has three children (and another on the way!), but when her twin sister reappears fourteen years after they’ve last spoken, she realizes that she has been missing something after all.