Summary: There was a time when I used to be understood and cared about, but that was long ago, and I try not to remember. It came about by strange circumstances, only lasting a short period, hardly any time at all, and it's most likely an event that will never be important in the grand scheme of things; nothing changed: everything stayed the same. And yet it was important, because it isn't every day that you realise who you are, and who you should become. I wish I could think of it without pain — with a fond knowledge of knowing that it changed me for the better. But wishes don't come true… Especially not my own.
Summary: Lily and Severus are each given a dangerous mission. Can they complete it, or will their emotions take over?
Gauntlet Round 6 Submission by Ravenclaw_Soprano and th_poet14 (LilyGinnyWrites92) of Ravenclaw.
Summary: The summer day had ended, yet not everyone had been granted sleep. He had wanted to be alone, and she had wanted a drink to defeat her insomnia. He remembered, and she watched. And both had wondered.
[Companion story to Come Back To Me]
Summary: "You can be your own best friend, but you can also be your own liability."
Blaise Zabini's life has been shaped by the choices he's made and the people around him. He has always thought and made choices for himself, no matter what he may have looked like from the outside. Then Lisa Turpin showed up. Will she shape his life like everyone else, or will he continue down his chosen path?
Written for Phily/xhayleexblackx's Character Exploration Class
Summary: When love prevails, no evil can divide it or poison the purest of feelings. Nor can it destroy the utmost defiance.
This is BertieBotsBeans741 and PadfootnPeeves writing for the Gauntlet: Round 6.
Summary: When you're dreaming with a broken heart, the giving up is the hardest part.
Summary: He wanted her so badly and he hated it. He knew she was all wrong, that they were all wrong, but something still pulled painfully inside his brain every time he saw her. Rose/Scorpius
Summary: Mai lived in a Muggle household - until the age of eleven. Her world is turned upside down when she gets her Hogwarts acceptance letter - and not for the better. Afterwards, her mother becomes obsessive, her sister refuses to talk to her, and her father leaves to avoid his "freak of a daughter".
Mai struggles to find out where she belongs, caught between the worlds of Muggle and magic.
(Some emotional abuse, and mild substance abuse. Sexual situation warning applies to chapter four only)
Summary: On the eve of heading to the Burrow to begin hunting for Voldemort's Horcruxes, Hermione Granger learns an interesting something about her Time-Turner--that it can transport the user back through decades and not just hours. With this knowledge, she uses her Time-Turner to go back in time to kill the boy who will be Voldemort, but falls in love with him instead.
Summary: In a world that is post-Voldemort, Hermione searches for herself when her sense of identity is completely shattered. Not only literally questioning who she is, but figuratively, Hermione embarks on a journey that may well kill her.
*Definitely compliant through HBP, not so much DH.
Summary: Harry wants to know.
Summary: Every morning Ron arrives at the shop and wakes up George with a cup of tea. One morning, however, George doesn't wake up.
This started as a 500 word drabble for my DADA class and turned into a 2000 word one-shot instead, before becoming two chapters. The prompt for my drabble was to use an overdose so be warned that this fic is not a happy one. It is actually I lot darker than I really imagine the Weasley family being after the war, but this is what came out when I started writing and I think it is possible.
please note that the warning is for attempted suicide only
An epilogue has arrived and I promise that I have now finished, though I have found this interesting to write so I may carry on with this version of the Weasley family at some point
Summary: The Sorting Hat is confused. Gryffindor or Ravenclaw? Then, a certain Sirius Black unknowingly comes to help - the only time he would ever do something useful for the school.
Summary: This is a sonnet that discusses George and Fred's store.
Summary: This is a poem I wrote about the Marauders for my Spring 2008 poetry class.
Summary: Narcissa always wanted to be free. Family duty told her to suck in her pride and become the woman she never wanted to be. And she did...At least until she found him.
All warnings are pretty slight, but I do not want to offend anyone. Also, this is courtesy Emily_the_poet of Ravenclaw house.
Summary: Lily Potter spends her days waiting -- waiting for what will or will not come.
Summary: You are lost in the woods with no idea how you got there or where to go, even the moon and stars hidden by the dark trees and clouds. You don't know which way is home, but you know you can't stay where you are.
Summary: Who I am is not who I choose to be. But I never could have expected that before this year — the worst year of my life — is over, that stupid, blood traitor Weasley will be the one to show me that becoming who I want is not so impossible after all.
Summary: Their friendship had just ended and they were both in tears trying to overcome the pain of their loss. She is weeping into her pillow and he is down by the lake crying silently. They both cry together, apart.
This one-shot is set on the same night Severus called Lily a mudblood.