Name: Joanna (real name Annamaria)
Age: well, over 25
Birthday: June 30th
Favorite Book: PoA
Favorite Character(s): Dumbledore
Favorite Professor(s): McGonagall and Moody (I know he was an usurper, but still)
Favorite House: Ravenclaw (seeing that I’m one)
Favorite Magical Animal: Blast-Ended Skrewts, only kidding, I kinda like Dragons.
Favorite Weasley: Charlie (or Bill)
Favorite Pet: A Crup would be okay
Favorite Order Member: Kingsley Shacklebolt
Favorite Wizarding Snack: Chocolate Frogs and I don’t know how Cauldron Cakes taste, but I would like to try them
Favorite Fanfiction? Marauder’s Era, I guess, a well written Snape/Hermione or a well written Canon Character/OC
BOOKS & MOVIES
Did you cry when Sirius died? Of course!
What about Dumbledore? I was devastated
All time favorite part? Hermione/Umbridge scene where she tells her that she had already read the entire book. Hilarious!
Do you like the movies as much as the books? Only PoA
Hottest HP actor? Gary Oldman
What scene did they leave out in the movie you wish they hadn't? CoS: When Harry and Ron are not seeing Snape among the teachers and he is standing behind them.
Favorite movie moment? PoA, Harry leaving the Dursleys and meeting Sirius/aka Padfoot/aka THE GRIM!
Least favorite movie moment? The hippogriff ride, that was cheesy and the whole GoF-yule ball scenes
Favorite character in movie? Richard Harris as Dumbledore
Favorite Movie? PoA
Do you think Snape is sexy? Kinda
And for the last question, how has Harry Potter changed your life? Completely
Summary: A father. On the wrong path. A daughter. Trying to mend what's been broken. And finally, the intervention of a god. Warning: None canon character death, but nothing graphic.
Written for the June/July Challenge, Challenge Two: Conflict. I'm joanna from Ravenclaw.
Many thanks to Erin, who really helped with this!
Summary: In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past,
bridge to our future.~Alex Haley
Written for the June/July Challenge, Challenge One-Autobiography. I'm joanna from Ravenclaw House.
Summary: Accompany Cassandra West on the journey of her life. See how an uneventful ship voyage turns into danger, love and magic.
Written for the May Monthly Challenge One: Pilgrimage where this fic was runner-up in its category!
Summary: Padma receives a letter at breakfast. She is convinced that the invitation to compete against her fellow students in a maze is a trap, but when she sees that Parvati and Lavender leave the castle she decides to participate too. Little does she know what dangers await her once she enters the labyrinth.
Written for the Gauntlet/Writing Maze Challenge. I'm joanna from Ravenclaw.
Summary: Frank Feeble is the mysterious and somewhat annoying Ministry employee who sends office memos to Minister for Magic, Cornelius Fudge. He asks for a meeting but a Minister has more important things to attend to.
This fic won the May Monthly Challenge #3: I Satirise Thee...
Summary: On a fateful night a Death Eater attacked Hermione, her daughter and Ginny while Harry and Remus were trying to hunt him down. See Harry cope with the repercussions of a decesion that changed his life forever.
Summary: Dolores Umbridge has the worst birthday of her life, although it could have been so wonderful! It's the first (lessons- and students-free) day of the Easter holidays and she just got a very expensive gift from the Minister for Magic himself.
Summary: Severus Snape has one more task to fulfill before he may go on.
Written for the Spring Challenge (Challenge One), I'm joanna from Ravenclaw.
Summary: This story is about the Marauders' first year, how they met, what they did to become so close friends.
In the first chapter we meet Sirius and James on the Hogwarts Express and we can get a glimpse of Remus and Peter. Bella makes an appearance too.
Many thanks to Nikki, my Beta!
Summary: Sirius wants to find his soul mate and asks James's permission to date Lily.
Summary: Amelia Bones's death left one man in deep sorrow.
Summary: My life is a mess, she wrote.
And I don’t want you to come home because of it. I can work it out on my own. I know that you and Chastity are worried about me, but you don’t have to be. I’m perfectly capable of managing my own life. I’ll keep you updated, but you stay where you are!
Hugs and kisses,
(There is a brief mention of Avada Kedavra, but nothing graphic.)
Summary: ‘Everything went smoothly thanks to Hermione’, he reflected, after finishing his dinner. He knew she was the perfect choice, but wasn’t sure he could work with her efficiently enough. They were very different after all, and then there was their past. Sometimes he meant to know what Hermione was thinking of him and sometimes he meant to see that question in her eyes when he caught her secretly observing him. ‘Yes, everything is perfect,’ he admitted...
Summary: Enter Verity, Faith's sister. Enter Charlie, Faith's colleague.
When Charlie comes home, Faith asks him to buy a present for her little sister. And that's when it all begins.
Realizing that Verity just might be the girl of his dreams, Charlie asks his mum to invite Verity for Christmas.
What happens at the Burrow? Read on to find out!
Summary: It is the last year of Lily and the Marauders at Hogwarts. The year when Lily and James get friends (first They are Head Boy and Head Girl, but they will have other duties than being responsible for Prefects and helping to keep the order at Hogwarts. The Order of the Phoenix is taking shape (ever wondered when that picture of Moody’s was taken?) and Voldemort is rising.
Summary: This was my submission to the Winter Snow Challenge. Ginny is waiting in St. Mungo's, for Harry, Ron and Charlie are in hospital after the Final Battle with Voldemort. She feels guilty and beyond redemption. Can her brother, Percy change this? Would she be redeemed, would he?
Warnings: Character deaths (nothing graphic)
Summary: Kingsley Shacklebolt at Downing Street 10. How he finds love at the most unexpected place.