Summary: The year is 1717. Marja de Draak receives word that her brother has gone missing and takes a fast ship to Cochin, determined to find him. Once there, she finds more danger than she ever anticipated: all along that coast, travelers have learned to fear the name of Joris Janszoon, a pirate who believes he cannot be killed. And N. Vikram, the man investigating her brother’s case, is determined to see justice done. Fate has brought them together; now what does it have in store for them?
Summary: Dudley looks, clear-eyed, back on his childhood.
This poem won joint first for Best Poem in the 2014 Quicksilver Quill Awards.
Summary: She wasn't ready, he had always known that. She pushed herself too hard, too fast, and when it all began to get too much, Katie didn't know how to handle it.
And Oliver knew that he didn't have the power to help.
Summary: One summer's night in Hogwarts, two statues are given one night to be human.
Summary: He’s already lost someone, and that was one too many. He’s not going to see the last thing he has go.
Theloonyhermione's final for the D/A class on the boards.
Summary: Louis hated winter, and Lily was trapped in it.
Originally written for Soraya in SPEW's Summer Swap (IV edition). Hope you enjoy it.
Summary: There is a reason why Vernon Dursley is the way he is, but he hopes no one will ever find out.
This poem took Third Place in the We Are Poets Challenge.
Summary: She has never been his, and he knows that her love has belonged to another.
A villanelle, written for the first round of the Poetry Anyone Triathlon.
Summary: Currently a not-quite-fully-qualified Auror, Tonks is approached out of the blue by Kingsley Shacklebolt with a rather interesting case about werewolves.
The problem (besides the fact that a dangerous Muggle is thrown in the mix)? The werewolf in question -- Remus Lupin -- defies Tonks's expectations in every way possible.
This was written for Sophie/The owl for SPEW Summer Swap IV. :)
Summary: Lying to myself, lying to my friends, lying to Remus, to Sev . . . to James. I couldn't do it anymore. I had to suck it up . . . and fall in love.
In the midst of a war, Lily Evans, consumed by fear for her small family and her own identity as "Muggleborn", finds herself turning to the least likely person for protection and companionship - James Potter. This is yet another story of that fateful seventh year, when two people came together, and gave birth to a saga.
Summary: Petunia admits to some of her more deeper feelings.
Written for the We Are Poets Challenge in the PA forum. It took third place!
Summary: George Weasley is turning twenty-one, but he isn't sure he can do it alone.
Warning is due to mentions of CD.
Summary: Severus Snape's thoughts when he looks in the Mirror of Erised. One-shot.
Summary: The Black inheritance is less about money or prestige and far more about casual cruelty and utter recklessness and mad passion. Even after being disowned, can Sirius Black escape his inheritance?
Summary: It has been five years since the war ended and the dark wizard known as Voldemort fell. The wizarding world has been living in peace until Harry Potter is kidnapped! As his friends and family search desperately for him, they uncover a secret that threatens the one thing they love the most.
Summary: He was four the first time he saw it. Teddy Lupin, shocked awake by a nightmare and finding his parents bedroom empty, goes down to the sitting room where he finds his mummy sleeping curled up next to a gigantic wolf. How will he react?
Three-shot, AU Remus and Tonks alive. A little moment with the Lupin family.
Summary: It was just another reminder that what they were doing, the lives they were reclaiming, were the lives of people. Of the people each and every member of her group used to be. Hopeful. Determined. Human.
Summary: Ron has to baby-sit Hugo, and he takes Hermione's suggestion to read him a book. However, taking care of a toddler is no easy task...
Summary: Florean is not the name I was born with: my parents called me Alric.
At the close of his life, the man known as Florean Fortescue remembers. There is much to remember from a life spanning ten centuries, but his mind drifts back to the very beginning of that life, and to his time with Merlin - a relationship that changed him irrevocably.
Summary: The twins' last great triumph at Hogwarts in bouncy verse.