Summary: The dying confessions of Azkaban are often left unheard. But one grey night, cold and alone in Azkaban, Sirius listens and finds the chill in the air is nothing compared to the one in his heart.
"Grey was the colour of moonlight tainted by the darkness of Azkaban and the stench of Dementors. Never white, it nearly blended into the walls, selfishly keeping its tranquil peace to itself.
Azkaban needed some peace. "
This is dragonwings of Gryffindor writing for the Colors of Loss Challenge!
Summary: Lily hate James...and James loves Lily. But will they be able to look past their own pride and see the love that has formed between them? Or is what must be just a dream?
Note: this randomly got deleted, so here it is again....
Also, the warning is just a precaution for possible later chapters...
Summary: It's the most wonderful time of the year . . .
Or it's supposed to be. Hermione Granger's Christmas is turning out to be less than wonderful as she prepares for the evening's Yule Ball, which hangs over her head like a death warrant.
Peek inside Hermione's head as she gets ready to meet her date--and prepares to teach a certain red-haired boy a lesson in the process.
Summary: Sometimes situations call for a things to be done because they are necessary– not right, or kind, or fair – but essential. When Hermione is caught up in this desperate battle where there are no rules or guarantees, it is in the most unlikely of places that she finds her strength and safety.
Summary: "It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live."
A wise man had once told Harry Potter this simple phrase. Harry, in turn, passed on this advice to a brooding Teddy, who suffers once again as the Christmas holidays approach. More than he shows, the death of his young parents affect Teddy. They shouldn't have died, it should have been somebody else. Yet, Teddy has been forced to grow up without them, envious of those with loving parents. Victoire can't help but wonder why Teddy is unable accept the amount of love he has around him. Maybe, with a little persuasion and some good advice from a caring godfather, Teddy can finally get over the death of the parents that he never had the chance to know.
Character Death warning for previous deaths. They don't actually occur in the story.
Submitted by Mistletoe of Slytherin for the Winter Tales Challenge.
Summary: Tonks prepares for the Battle of Hogwarts, knowing not only the dangers she faces, but that she has been molded not to fight.
Summary: Bellatrix survives the final battle, having been stunned by Molly Weasley’s curse. She wakes up in Azkaban to the news that the Dark Lord is dead. Now, faced with the chance to end it all, will she go through with it? Or will she find a reason to live without him? Post-DH oneshot.
Summary: A poem about a darkened encounter between Lily and Severus after a Potions class one day in the dungeons...
Summary: Dean Thomas is not a wizard. Wizards aren’t real. He knows that! However, a letter from a mysterious man, who claims to be his father, turns this belief upside down. In the process of discovering who he really is, Dean discovers a lot more than he bargained for.
Mr. Alister Comes Home: A Master of Enchantment Christmas Story by Subversa
Rated: 6th-7th Years [Reviews - 41]
Summary: This story is set in the Master of Enchantment Universe. Two years into their marriage, Severus and Hermione separately reach the same conclusion regarding an important subject.
Summary: The whole wizarding world is in uproar after the death of Dumbledore. All Death Eaters have a price on their heads. During these troubled times Hermione finds Draco Malfoy practically on her doorstep- with no memory of who he is or what he's done. Why is he there? Why does he wake screaming every night? And how can she deal with a Malfoy who regards her as his best friend... or maybe more?
Summary: Hermione, in her 3rd year, had never been kissed. Then one day, she discovers who she wants to be her first. However, will that person seek her out, or will she be let down another year?
Summary: Albus Severus Potter is sent to the Headmaster's office, and while he waits, he has an interesting conversation with the portrait of Severus Snape.
Summary: So ... it's Lily's last year at Hogwarts. But what challenges will she have to face? How will she cope with being Head Girl? And, most importantly, will she find the guy of her dreams ... or nightmares??
I opened my eyes expecting to see Fred, but instead I saw Percy and remembered: Fred is dead.
George is having a hard time dealing with Fred's death. He wishes more than anything that things could go back to normal. But with a little help from a certain Weasley, he accepts that perhaps it's okay to be sad.
Credit for the title goes to James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier, who wrote 'My Brother Sam is Dead'
Summary: Join the Marauders and Co. as they embark on their journey at Hogwarts. Mourn with them in times of pain, go along on their many harebrained schemes, laugh at their many jokes and most of all, enjoy!
Summary: Names became places and places became fallen.
Once we were brave ...
A short poem about Voldemort's victory and reflections from the last survivors. My apologies, it is a little depressing, but I hope you enjoy it anyway!
Summary: It was a huge grey beast with large fangs that were dripping with saliva. The beast snarled and began to chase after me. Will I make it? I thought to myself as I ran. Will I ever see those I love ever again? My mum, my father, my little sister? Please let me get through this! The werewolf's paws were hitting the ground with such strong force. It was catching up to me. I braced myself as I ran, ready to be knocked down by the werewolf at any second.
When Kate decided to take a stroll through the woods one night, she wasn't expecting anything bad to happen. But she didn't notice that it was a full moon that night. And she didn't know that a werewolf stalked around the forest once a month... that particular forest.
Summary: Multum In Parvo is Latin for: Much in little (small but signifigant).
Bellatrix Lestrange goes on the next great adventure, meeting someone she never expected to see again along the way.
This story took second place in the Autumn Challenge, The Next Great Adventure!
Summary: Lily knows there’s something different about her, but she can’t put her finger on it. Then one day a strange boy tells her she’s a witch. Could he be right? And what would her parents and Tuney say?