Summary: At the end of sixth year, Lily hates Severus. She can never forgive him for that one word, no matter how careless. And so, when she goes home, Lily spends only a short time in her neighborhood before joining Mary in Godric’s Hollow.
At the end of sixth year, James loves Lily. She is his life. He lives to see her each and every day. And so, when he goes home, James is looking for a new way to win her heart in the coming year. Remus comes over, and the two hatch a plan.
At the end of sixth year, everything is as usual.
At the beginning of seventh year, everything has changed.
Voldemort reigns victorious over wizarding Britain. What is left of the Order is doing its best simply to survive. Hermione has been sent to France to try to win allies with the help of a French Auror. But when people start turning up dead, they 're drawn into a deadly game inside the walls of Paris' wizarding quarter.
Summary: Merope Gaunt has never been celestial.
Nominated for a 2014 QSQ - Best Dark/Angst.
Summary: As Lily hides with her family, she finds that she is increasingly restless, and even writing to Sirius doesn't help...
Summary: Moments after the death of Voldemort, Harry gazes at the corpse of the Dark Lord lying on the floor of the Great Hall and contemplates his own future.
This poem won first place in the Tumblr Challenge
Bachelor life suited Zach Smith just fine, and the lack of expectations on his time and attention suited him even more.
But his life changed in an instant with a knock on the door and an unexpected delivery.
Summary: A revisit to McGonagall's warning to Harry in the fifth book, in free verse.
Written for the Tumblr Inspiration Challenge
Summary: James and Lily started off on the wrong foot, and continued limping until their fifth year. And then Lily started to see that Potter wasn't quite as awful as she'd previously believed.
This story was originally written for Lori (Weasley Mom) and Sophie (the owl) in the SBBC Lovebombs month. They like James/Lily and Jane Austen, so this is what I came up with.
Disclaimer: Not only am I NOT JK Rowling, I am not Jane Austen either.
The lines threading through this tale are from Pride and Prejudice.
Summary: Perhaps the true answer to a centuries-old mystery.
A boy. A girl. A budding romance. If only things never got complicated...
(Violence warning is for later chapters; I promise nothing graphic, it's just a caution)
Summary: The Final Battle at Hogwarts rages on as the victims question whether or not hope exists for them.
For Vicki/Oregonian, my dear friend on the Boards.
Written for the Tumblr Inspiration Challenge in the Great Hall
Nominated for a 2014 Best Poetry QSQ!
Summary: Trelawney isn't the only seer to have foreseen the circumstances around Harry and Voldemort...
A prophecy poem about the Great Battle at Hogwarts.
Summary: Severus struggles over his feelings for Lily after she leaves him.
Summary: When Harry woke that first morning in Grimmauld Place, he wondered if Ron and Hermione had fallen asleep holding hands. This fic provides a possible answer to that question. A missing moment from Deathly Hallows.
Summary: A vampire's paean to blood.
Summary: Cho Chang is reminded of Cedric when she contemplates her Yule Ball robes.
Written for the Carol Challenge in the Great Hall.
Summary: On Christmas day, Merope finds herself eating snow. But another beggar comes along and ends up sharing something wonderful with her.
Written for the Yuletide challenge, prompt The Unexpected Guest. It took Second Place!
Nominated for a 2014 QSQ for Best General Fic!
Summary: A prose poem about what happened to the Dursleys.
Summary: Tatiana Potter is exactly like Harry, except for the fact that she's a girl! This story describes her first few years at Hogwarts: the troubles she has with teachers, friendship difficulties, and trying to deal with that really obnoxious Malfoy boy. Though Tatiana is a bit wild and makes mistakes, eventually she will build a strong friendship with Hermione Granger, the only other girl she knows that wasn't raised in the wizarding world. It takes much longer for the two of them to befriend Ron Weasley, however.