The wizarding mothers of England have banded together after the fall of Voldemort to support one another with a common purpose: to mourn the loss of their children in the war. These grieving mothers formed a group, Hospice for the Orphaned Mothers of England (H.O.M.E.), for just that cause.
Molly Weasley stood before the assembly of H.O.M.E. and shared the story of her son, Fred. Join Molly as she imparts her personal loss and heartbreak so that the orphaned mothers know that they are, indeed, not alone.
This is ToBeOrNotToBeAGryffindor of Ravenclaw House, and this is an entry for the Winter Snows 09 H.O.M.E. Challenge.
Summary: After his recklessness leads to a savage attack on someone he loves, Teddy Lupin sets off on a quest to discover a black unicorn.
The black unicorn is reputed to have magical healing properties.
The black unicorn could be Lily Potter’s only chance of a future.
The black unicorn, he is told, does not exist.
But Teddy is not alone in believing in the animal. Backed by the Scamanders, he travels across three continents in search of a myth, all the while aware that he’s following in his mother’s footsteps.
I am Equinox Chick from Hufflepuff and this is my entry in Round 8 of The Gauntlet.
Disclaimer: I'm not JK Rowling. I doubt that shocks anyone.
Summary: Umbridge blackmails Iris’s parents (with threats regarding her father’s position at the Ministry and her brother’s admission at Hogwarts) into spying on Harry Potter and his friends. With the aid of Veritaserum, Iris finds out about Dumbledore’s Army. In order to spare everybody discovery and her father further humiliation, she decides to resort to a piece of Dark Magic …
Summary: Summary: Friends or family? One brother chooses the first, the other the second – and their choices tore them apart. Yet Regulus never hated Sirius.
This songfic was written for MWPP Week Two Assignment on Timeline Errors. The song is Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd.
DISCLAIMER: I am not J.K.Rowling. Although everything you can recognize belongs to her.
Summary: We are teenagers finding ourselves in a steadily darkening world. We are children and adults, confident and conflicted. We are different and we are the same. We are brave, ambitious, loyal and clever, arrogant, selfish, foolish and haughty. We are lovers and fighters and friends. We are Hogwarts, class of 1978.
In the midst of the first wizarding war, Severus Snape and Regulus Black are playing a dangerous game.
Summary: A poem originally composed about government, that I have now applied to our masked friends who serve under He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named.
Luna Lovegood takes a trip into the village near her home with her mother, expecting only to enjoy the afternoon and a pleasant walk. Instead, she sees a Frankenstiln, stumbles upon a potential egging, and learns the grave truth about wicked witches.
On October 31, 1989, Luna Lovegood learns the truth about the strange Muggle holiday called Halloween.
This is ahattab33 of Hufflepuff writing for the Halloween Challenge, Halloween Explained prompt.
Summary: Following Severus Snape's life during the last term before Harry Potter comes to Hogwarts, we see him going through the motions of a Professors life, but most importantly, carrying out his mission of persuading Remus Lupin to come to Hogwarts.
Summary: I hadn't seen him since I was eleven, but he had a rather distinct look about him. It was hard, after all, to forget that black hair that stuck up in the back and the bright green eyes behind those glasses. And the scar — I had always thought it neat to have a scar shaped like a lightening bolt.
Jane Martin sees the odd, quiet boy she went to primary school with years ago in a jewellery shop and she's shocked to see how much things have changed for the boy with taped glasses and baggy clothes. *one-shot*
Summary: When Severus screams an unforgivable word, Lily is horrorstruck. Her best friend has just completely turned on her, and stranger still, she comes to a revelation that crushes her. But she has to stand up for herself. This cannot continue, unless…
This is AshTonks of Ravenclaw House. Please enjoy!
Summary: Remus tries to make sense of a mission gone wrong by asking Sirius about it. Bad idea. Very, very bad idea.
Summary: In any man who dies there dies with him,
his first snow and kiss and fight . . .
Not people die but worlds die in them
~Yevgeny Yevtushenko, "People"
His twin is dead, and as far as George can see, the whole world might as well have died, too. In other words, this is the story of how George Weasley grieved in seven steps. *one-shot*
Summary: Ever wonder how a buffoon like Cornelius Fudge got into office? It had a little to do with Dumbledore's reluctance to accept to job, and a lot to do with Lucius Malfoy's fears.
What happens when you find out your whole life has been a lie? How do you react when the people you trusted, believed in confess to hiding a secret that changes everything you believed about yourself?
Hermione Granger is about to face that situation.
The war is over and life should be simple. She should be planning her future with the man she has loved since she was 11. But now, she doesn’t know who she really is. As she struggles with the grief of lost friends, she also deals with the grief of the loss of everything she believed about herself. Can she open her heart enough to let Ron help her deal with this, or will this secret drive them apart?
Summary: After the devastating war, Draco finished his 7th year at Hogwarts against his will. After that, he ran away from his mother and anyone else he knew. He decided that he would try to fit in the Muggle world because that's the only place nobody knew who he was. He knew it was going to be hard for him because he knew nothing about Muggles or Muggle things.
After successfully functioning in the Muggle world for 5 years and fooling everyone around him, he decided that he wanted to live in New York City after seeing it one day on the television. He saw the grandness, extravagance, and beauty of the city and he wanted to be there. Just because he was living Muggle, didn't mean he couldn't live nicely.
His move to New York City will make him end up with an unexpected, and uninviting, feeling of love for none other than...a Muggle.
I take a deep breath so my voice won’t shake.
“What would you do if we died tomorrow?”
He takes a step away from me, but still keeps me in his arms. “What?”
“What would you do if you knew that we died tomorrow?”
“What kind of question is that?”
“Don’t give me that, James. You know that we are going to die soon. There is no point in pretending that we aren’t.”
James and Lily have a conversation two days before Halloween.
Summary: What made Vernon and Petunia Dursley take Harry in when they found him on their doorstep? Their conversation after they find him....
This is LuNaLoVeGoOdLoVeR of Griffindor writing for the 'Gift of Gab' challenge
Summary: Snape loved Lily. He never knew that type of love again.