Summary: James has fallen in love. When his heart is rejected, he’s left dazed and confused. Questions clutter his mind. Why did she say ‘no’? What had gone wrong? He must get her back. The rest of the Marauders offer little help as he seeks a way to restore the relationship he once had. James' POV
Summary: The final battle is what every one's life depends on. How much can the wizarding world suffer?
1st place in the Rondeau Challenge!
Summary: It is the Maruader's Seventh Year. With it comes more problems - Voldemort is gaining power, danger is rising, and James still cannot get Lily to go out with him. Join us as we explore the little-known story of James and Lily's past.
**Although this is a James/Lily fic, the Marauders also star in it as well.
3/12/10 I've been editing and I'm pretty sure I'm going to take this up again...
Summary: Ginny finds an injured Draco, and brings him back to the Burrow. As everyone deals with the horrors of Voldemort and the Death Eaters, she deals with another horror ï¿½ rising emotions for a certain blonde Slytherin.
Summary: Six years ago, on a sunny afternoon after the end of the war, Ronald Weasley slipped out of 12 Grimmauld Place for ten minutes, to get some fresh air. He never returned. Now, his sister Ginny writes a letter to her lost brother.
When someone goes missing, you hope with all your heart that that person is still alive. And it’s the hope that destroys you.
There is an answer of course, somewhere out there… even if sometimes, it seems like there can’t possibly be. Six years ago something happened to Ronald Weasley on a bright, happy day, when it seemed nothing could possibly go wrong. That's the thing about bright, happy days - they can fool you.
Summary: Our boy Theodore Nott thinks he’s signed up for a position in the Department of Mysteries. Little does he know that he’s been roped into something a bit more… deathly.
Rollicking fun, dry commentary, suspense, and heavy doses of surrealism with the Grim Reaper and company, including a surprise guest at the end. Written for the Gauntlet challenge by Schmerg_The_Impaler of the grand house of Hufflepuff.
Technically a companion piece to “To Be Or Nott To Be,” but who’s counting? It also stands on its own just as well.
Looks like the judges got drunk again, because they were insane enough to give this story Second Place in the gauntlet. Somewhere, all the famous dead writers are rolling over in their graves, but I, for one, am feeling very squeeful at this undeserved reward! Thanks, judges!
Summary: The wand spins once before affixing on the door ahead of him and slightly to the left. Throwing back his head the man laughs in triumph. He, Draco Malfoy, had made it safely into the Department of Mysteries. With an arrogant strut, he throws open the door, and strides deeper inside.
For the Gauntlet
by coppercurls of Hufflepuff house
Summary: Hermione and her two best friends, Harry and Ron, are on a trip with their sixth year Herbology class to Bodmin Moor. While searching for magical plants, Hermione stumbles on a door in the ground that leads her and the boys to the crumbling mansion of the time-travel obsessed wizard, William Rashleigh. After her encounter with Rashleigh, Hermione finds herself trapped in a time where magic is feared, witches are hunted, and the punishment for being able to do magic is death. Can Hermione survive The Salem Witch Trials?
A/N: This story is not for the faint at heart. The descriptions of death in the fic will be somewhat graphic and not suitable for young and impressionable readers.
I am BeautifulDreamer07 of Gryffindor House rising up to the answer the prompt. A Shift In Time, in the Spring Challenge.
Summary: Ron, Harry, Hermione, and the rest of us who are sad to see Dumbledore go...Please read!!
(A poem about our thoughts and feelings when Dumbledore died.)
Summary: The Gryffindor and Slytherin Quidditch teams are trapped in the locker room due to a sudden hail storm, and they both want the pitch when the rain lets up. What do they do to determine who gets it? Play Truth or Dare, of course!
Written for FenrirG for the Ravenclaw Spring Exchange 2007.
Summary: Tom and Miriam Riddle were never the closest of siblings, especially after all the horrible things he made her endure while they were in school. However, one day, after living a relatively happy life away from him, Miriam is thrust back into his clutches once more.
(A sequel to the fic, In the Shadow of the Serpent.)
Summary: Cho Chang and Cedric Diggory are spending some quiet time together. It is the night before the second task of the Tri-Wizard Tournament and they just want to be alone for a while... Is that too much to ask?
Explosions shake the walls
And make the stones turn black.
People run to the land
For Hogwarts is under attack.
A poem about the final battle. Please R/R!
Summary: The future is looking bright for Dorcas Meadowes.
Summary: Ron Weasley has started having some very odd dreams. What do they mean? More importantly, can they help the trio to finally defeat Lord Voldemort? A Ron-centric fic written for HP Quills for a Cause.
Dedicated to my husband who always helps me see the big picture.
Summary: The Ministry of Magic is holding a Valentine's Day gala to honor the man who delivered them from the evil that had been darkening their lives. Unfortunately, the young hero has no desire to make an acceptance speech. Can his friends help get him in the right frame of mind? They can if their names are Fred and George Weasley.
*Originally written for the PS Valentine's Day challenge.
Summary: Draco and Hermione meet again after ten years. But between friendship and possibly something more, they must both learn to trust in each other and in themselves or it will all fall apart again.
Summary: One marriage. Two people. Countless problems.
The truest test of love is not being able laugh together during easy times but to deal with blow after crushing blow during the most difficult moments. Bill and Fleur are now married to each other. Tension and friction arise between them.
Suspicion. Inconfidence. Anger. Bitterness.
When all these feelings boil beneath the surface, when opinions collide and when another’s fidelity is questioned, will Bill and Fleur’s love prevail? Will their marriage break and stay apart or will their love last? Is Fleur truly ‘good-looking enough’ for both Bill and herself? Read and find out.
Rating is for a sensitive issue in the story.
I am Wulfric Brian Dumbledore over at the forums, from Hufflepuff.This is written for the February One-Shot Challenge.
Summary: The 'grim old place' is wearing on Sirius like water on rock, slowly eroding his spirit. When Tonks offers him a way to take his lover out for the evening, he doesn't hesitate to slip the leash and make the most of four hours of freedom.
Summary: Brave, resourceful and with a great soundtrack, Harry Potter has faced countless challenges over time. Dozens of Death Eaters…bring them on. Angry ogres…nothing could be easier. Voldemort even…he was simple. Then Harry meets a real challenge. Now if he can only find the instruction manual…