Summary: Gauntlet entry round 4
by Hokey of Slytherin
Summary: Harry has to leave on a mission for the Order in their seventh year, yet he feels held back. Ron and Hermione feel they need to go along as well, but words are said and tranistions made. Will Harry say goodbye to his friends before leaving?
This was written for SPEW 007 under my prompt, Seven.
Summary: Prim-and-proper-and-tough Lily.
She was only shaken once.Not by James’s romance, nor by Voldemort’s evil antics, but by that little joyous miracle called ‘motherhood’. And in her case, it had nothing to do with erratic hormones and mood swings.
LucillaJoanna of Hufflepuff tells in this story how the mother of a destined hero feels, her perplexity of whether To Laugh or Cry.
Summary: Draco is stumbling through the Department of Mysteries, struggling to get out alive. Will he be able to save his life, and survive the tasks thrown upon him during his fearful stay in the mysterious rooms? Or will he die trying?
Summary: Lily has big news for James, but she has to come to terms with it herself first. Will she manage to find happiness and hope in an era of despair?
Summary: Hermione Granger finds herself in an unusual place, an unusual time for that matter. Through an unintentional mishap, she is tossed right into the mix with James Potter, Remus Lupin, Peter Pettigrew, and Sirius Black. Will she make it back to her own time without altering the future irreparably? And what will happen when she returns?
Thanks to everyone who nominated this story for a Quicksilver Quill, and congratulations to the winners!!
Summary: An insight into the life of a Hogwarts artist, and the hardwork she puts into each and every one of her paintings and portraits.
The Dark Lord spares Draco's life but gives him a mission even more impossible than killing Dumbledore. But soon he has to choose between loyalty and a new life
I knew now that he wanted me to die on the mission--that having me die this way would be more amusing for him than just using the killing curse.
The sequel: With Time, Passes All is up!
Summary: A light, fluffy fic for those who don't feel like reading anything heavy today. Harry/OC
Based on the song "So She Dances" by Josh Groban.
Summary: Ginny recalls the night Harry slipped away...
Summary: Sense: a word of so many meanings. This is a story about senses. The common sense notion of self preservation that is lost when friends are in need, the senses of the body that can be damaged so easily, and the intuitive senses of the heart that tell you when things have changed. R/Hr focused with a little bit of H/G, not a lot of fluff, with rotating views between the characters on a truly horrific day.
Quicksilver Quills Runner-Up - Best Romance, Canon
Summary: A rather short poem about a Quiddtich player in a game. Please R&R!
Summary: Sirius Black was named after a star. Coincidentally, his life was much like one's.
Summary: Peter Pettigrew was part of a close-knit group of friends through his entire time at Hogwarts. How then did he come to betray them, when they were never anything but supportive? What drew him toward the dark path of Lord Voldemort, and what motivated him to leave behind all he held dear?
This story was written for the One-Shot Challenge on Peter Pettigrew, option one. It was written by Gmariam of Ravenclaw.
Summary: A Missing Snippet from Order of the Phoenix. One woman’s occupation is to sack all of the remaining teachers and staff at Hogwarts who are not loyal to Cornelius Fudge, the Minister; but there is only one thing- person- stopping her.
With his long silvery hair, and deep, soft voice, she can’t help but think about him.
Delve deep into the mind of Dolores Jane Umbridge, High Inquisitor of Hogwarts.
A short and er- weird Dumbledore/Umbridge story written for the Spring Term Challenge. I am Ron x Hermione, of Hufflepuff. I have taken Professor Roxy's Fluff to Fiction, Owl-Level Romance.
Summary: Canon to OotP. 8 years after his time at Hogwarts Harry Potter came to realize his adventures had scarcely begun. In aftermath of Lord Voldemort's defeat, the majority of wizarding world has fallen into a false sense of security. Those closest to the fighting are still ridden by grief. Can a force darker and more powerful then Voldemort be rising right under Harry's nose? But even in the wake of dark times, all is fair in love and war. H/G.
Summary: Scene One: Neville is taken into the Forest for his Care of Magical Creatures lesson on Thestrals.
Scene Two: Neville thinks about his life after the battle at the Ministry at the end of his fifth year.
An entry into the Spring Challenge: A Different Point Of View by FlightofthePhoenix of Hufflepuff
When Snape catches her in a compromising position and revokes Hogsmeade privileges, Tonks sees red. She plans payback and discovers that while revenge is supposedly a dish best served cold, it tastes even better hot.
*Not the usual 'Don't Stand so Close to Me' variety romance.*
Summary: There are two facts at the center of this story, and concurrently my existence. The first is that I loved, and will always love Severus Snape, the second is much less significant, but I suppose I’ll mention it. I am dead.
Summary: A 4-part chronicle of the collapse of the relationships between Hogwarts's Four Founders, "Sparks and Mud" follows the founders through the year that ended their ability to work together, yet inevitably set Hogwarts onto the path it is on today. Through a smattering of romance, friendship, humor, and of course, tragedy, find out how the promise contained in the relationship of the founders fell apart into sparks and mud.
Mentions of violence in later chapters- nothing big, but I'm putting the warning up anyway.