Summary: It's Lily's seventh year at Hogwarts, and she still is unsure about James. How can he be sure he loves her? Surely it takes a longer time and a person older than eleven to truly know love. But Sirius is tired of Lily's attitude...and he knows just the way to change it.
10-7-07: Chapter 3 will be the final chapter, it's in the queue now!
In the mists of the raging war, Neville has been captured by Bellatrix Lestrange, the woman who single-handedly destroyed his family with childish glee. However, unknown to Bellatrix, Neville has concocted a plan in order to stop Voldemort forever; a plan which will require all of his Gryffindor courage to complete.
Summary: My place is of the sun, and this place is of the dark,
Ginny must let go of the one thing that kept her anchored to the thin illusion of peace in Britain. But the illusion is only an illusion and Ginny must learn how to let go and to face the future with a brave face.
“A thing is not necessarily true because a man chooses to fight for it.”
This fic was written for the Susan Bone's Book Club's Secret Summer Story Swap.
Summary: What do you do when you find a baby with your morning milk?
Summary: WARNING! This story contains a jingle-bell antler headband, a shower of potatoes, boy/girl mushiness, underwear karaoke, family trouble, an excessively adorable werewolf, death, the song "Werewolves of London," betrayal, and the word 'Jordan' five times in a row near the beginning of chapter seven.
Twenty-one years after Voldemort's defeat, five fourth-years are faced with a new threat. Will all of the five stay true to the light side? Will they all emerge whole in the end? Will Jordan Potter ever get a life? You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll gasp, you'll sigh! Part one in a trilogy!
Well, after much deliberation and consideration, I've decided to submit my future-gen trilogy! This particular installment is three years old, so it's definitely different from my current writing style, but I'm quite fond of the characters.
DH is disregarded. It's a total coincidence that one of the main characters is named Ted Lupin.
Starring Quicksilver Quills 2008 Best Male Original Character runner-up Jordan Potter, Best Female Original Character nominees Ivy Potter, Haley Potter, and Emma Weasley, and Best Male Original Character nominee Ted Lupin!
Five times nominated (once for each member of Potter's Pentagon!) for the Best Post-Hogwarts story in the 2007 Quicksilver Quills Awards, and nominated for Best Post-Hogwarts story in the 2008 Quicksilver Quill Awards...
Summary: The Boy Who Lived vanquished the Dark Lord and put an end to the Second War. From now on, he is determined to lead a peaceful life amongst his friends and rekindle the relationship with his ex-girlfriend, Ginny Weasley. However, there are still Voldemort's followers on the loose and the wizarding community seeks Harry's guidance and advice. It is time for the Chosen One to make important choices and find his place in the world.
Summary: Regulus Black feels he belongs in Hell. And maybe he is there. Or maybe not. Full of guilt and love, Regulus must choose between the love of his Dancer and an eternity of shadows.
Written by Emily_the_poet of Ravenclaw house for the prompt, "the next great adventure"
Summary: Everything is going swimmingly in the lives of Sirius Black and Hermione Granger. But that doesn't make a very good story, does it?
Everything is going swimmingly UNTIL the Ministry (infiltrated by several former Death Eaters) passes a horrifying new law that threatens their relationship. How will they cope with this new situation? And will Ron ever learn to say the right thing at the right time?
The much-begged-for sequel to "Smells Like Sirius Black".
Summary: Remus goes to a meeting of the Order of the Phoenix and has a drink with his Hogwarts friends afterwards. This is my version of his last conversation with James inspired by a challenge in the Slytherin Common Room's Snake Pit.
They've taught together and lived together, but can their relationship survive the secrets that they've been keeping?
Some surprises are not all that they're cracked up to be.... A story of heartache, passion and anger, told in reverse chronological order. HGSS
Summary: "The creature in his chest roaring in triumph, he grinned down at Ginny and gestured wordlessly out of the portrait hole. A long walk in the grounds seemed indicated, during which—if they had time—they might discuss the match." US HBP pg 534
Well what happened on that walk in the grounds? Here’s my version… hope you like it!
When widowed Headmaster Phineas Nigellus commissions a private portrait, children and unexpected emotions complicate his elaborate plans for a simple seduction.
*A Victorian romance with a Christmas epilogue*
Summary: Even from young children, Brett and Emma have been inseparable. When they are eleven, they both get letters to a famous Wizarding school. But their luck runs deeper as they soon find out that they’ve been placed into the same house. But that all comes crashing down when Brett has to move away to a northern country for his parents’ occupations. They can no longer have contact, and are utterly heartbroken, realising they’ve been in love this entire time.
The year is 2044 and Emma Collins is now seventeen and in her seventh year at Hogwarts. She’s made new friends and is beautiful and talented. While it’s taken her a while to get over the loss of her old friend, she’s just gotten back on track in her life and every boy is starting to notice her, looking twice when she walks past. When he, Brett, left, she was heartbroken.
But Emma’s life takes a drastic change when she learns of the TriWizard Tournament, a series of dangerous competitions in which students (that are strictly seventeen) compete in dangerous tasks to win the glory and envy of the two schools that are challenging them. Emma decides to enter, but she knows she won’t even be considered for the contest. Or will she?
Emma’s whole life is challenged; with someone she once loved’s return, horrific deaths, utter and heartbreaking betrayal, and challenging tasks, she has only one mission: to survive the next day in her final year at Hogwarts.
This was written by Ron x Hermione of Hufflepuff, trying not to perish herself as she answers the call to the TriWizard Tournament Competition.
This story got first place in the Triwizard Tales Challenge!!!!! Thanks so much to the judges and all of the lovely reviewers who kept me going! *hugs*
Summary: At first he tries to ignore the pain, but then he realizes he may as well embrace it...
Summary: Peter wants to make up for his betrayal.
Summary: Verity Johnstone remembers her own Hogwarts days very clearly. Fred and George were two boys she would never be able to forget, due to being trampled by a pack of badgers during one of their many unforgettable pranks. When Verity is asked on a date by Fred, she is flattered, but what happens when she thinks Fred is George, and George is Fred? She really needs to work on being able to tell them apart…
Written for butter_beer_drinker for Challenge a Gryff!
Summary: Post-Hogwarts, Post-Voldemort, Mystery, Romance.
This story is a sequel to “The Fifth Horcrux” which is in turn a sequel to “Harry Potter and the Needed One”. Harry and Hermione have just graduated from Hogwarts. Voldemort is dead, but his followers still hate our favorite wizard and his leading witch. Fortunately, Harry and Hermione can look out for each other. They are a perfectly matched pair with complimentary skills and a rich history of working well together. Both are talented, resourceful, clever and willing to seize the initiative when necessary. In the dangerous world of wizards, Harry and Hermione need each other.
Summary: In Chamber of Secrets, Harry mentions that he had once gotten himself into very deep trouble with Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon because he had accidentally turned his teacher's wig blue. This one-shot tells that tale. In the tradition of Hero London's other award winning short-story, this is told from the point of view of a muggle; a young college student studying to be a teacher.
Summary: Draco Malfoy and Pansy Parkinson were destined to share a privileged life until the devastating circumstances of their sixth year at Hogwarts tore them apart. Five years later, they separately strive to come to terms with the past and proceed with a life they did not expect…alone. Pure & Proud is presented through alternating chapters of Draco's brooding journal and Pansy's idiosyncratic diary.
~ Pansy Parkinson is written by Sea Isle Witch ~ Twenty-two year old Pansy seemingly has everything a young witch could desire; yet she struggles to build a life for herself independent of her pure-blood family's expectations and without her one true love. From the pages of her private diary, Miss Parkinson shares a précis of the past five years and then gives us a glimpse of her current challenges.
~ Draco Malfoy is written by Desslok and Sea Isle Witch ~ After spending a year on the run and then a year in Azkaban, Draco Malfoy was expelled from England by the Ministry of Magic. He spent the last three years travelling the Continent until he realised it was time to come home. Mr Malfoy discloses his journey back from exile, beginning with a statement to the Ministry of Magic in November of 2002. Complete!
Summary: Ever wonder how Ron and Hermione really got together? How constant fighting seemed to lead to a romance? What happens when a letter to a certain Durmstrang student sends a certain Gryffindor over the edge? Join Ron and Hermione on the night they came together, and the pumpkin pasties that seem to get in the way. All told from Colin Creevey’s point of view, of course!