Summary: Demetri's account of the 24 hours before he died. A companion piece to A Mix of Alliances and Sentiments. It is vital that you have read through Chapter 27.
Summary: Remus reflects on the real Shakespearean tragedy: survival.
Lucia Zabini thought that her sixth husband would be her last, but events unfolded that sent her to the altar once more. She was weary of the old vicious matrimonial cycle, and she had fully intended for this to be the last.
Will her new husband find the out the truth of her past, and would he believe that she truly means him no harm?
This is ToBeOrNotToBeAGryffindor of Ravenclaw, and this is my submission for the Madame Pomfrey's Character Clinic Triathlon's Minor Character Challenge. The Prompt selected was the wedding day prompt. This story was selected as the Overall Winner.
This story was nominated for a 2010 Quicksilver Quill Award - Best Dark/Angsty Story.
Summary: After receiving an alarming amount of owls regarding Harry the summer after his disastrous fifth year, Professor Dumbledore decides to pay the depressed teen a visit. On the musty old steps of the Weasleys' cellar, they discuss Sirius, the prophecy, and how best to avoid tickling a sleeping dragon.
Summary: What happens from Voldemort faces his worst fear - death? One shot on what [could have] happened to Voldemort after the final spells were cast.
For the Madam Pomfrey One-Shot Triathlon - Round One: Major Canon Characters, Prompt 1, by Memish of Ravenclaw
One-shot, set shortly after the final battle.
George is slowly accepting the loss of his twin.
For the Madam Pomfrey One-Shot Triathlon - Round One: Major Canon Characters, Prompt #5 by Hokey of Slytherin
During the trip to Godric's Hollow, Hermione, through the course of events, comes to realize that her friendship with Harry had become so much more to her - but not to him. This pain, this disconcerting feeling, however, had nothing to do with Horcruxes.
Draco is given a choice, but the freedom to choose is no longer his. Threatened into obedience, he must find a way out of mess after mess without getting himself and his family killed.
Summary: When Molly is asked to speak for H.O.M.E., she chooses to speak about the loss of her son, Fred.
I am ron lover of Gryffindor writing for the H.O.M.E. prompt on the Beta Boards.
Summary: Narcissa finds herself in the middle of a flower field with a stranger, but things aren't as they seem.
I am eternalangel of Ravenclaw and this is my final for the Winter Character Exploration class
Summary: Bella has her orders. Kill Sirius Black. Can she do it? Or will he thwart her and Voldemort?
Summary: Tom Riddle takes two other orphans down into a cave, so what happened down there to make them take a vow of silence?
Summary: Five years since the defeat of the Dark Lord, Draco Malfoy is finally getting his life back on track. Married, employed by the Ministry, slowly gaining back the trust of the wizarding world, Malfoy is finally free from the oppression and terror of Voldemort. Until one day his Dark Mark burns again. Why is this happening? Who is summoning him back to a world of darkness and fear? As the new life he has built from scratch begins to fall apart around him Draco can turn to only one man for help.
"So many people say that they were pushed off that cliff; that they fell, or never saw it coming. I've been sitting here my entire life, taking pictures of the rocks I could hit on the way down. I suppose it's always been a choice and I've just been teetering here, waiting to decide. Turn around or jump?"
[dark one shot feat. Draco Malfoy]
Summary: Originally written for the Ron/Hermione Colorful Winter Quote!Fic Challenge.
Ron realises that nobody's perfect, and those that are close are the ones most often taken for granted. A Shell Cottage moment.
Summary: Australia – a land on the other side of the planet, away from the war. Or, at least, that was what Hermione Granger thought when sending her parents there after Obliviating them temporarily. She told them where to go so that she could find them once the war was over, but, when she wants to bring them back, they are no longer there.
Will Hermione find her parents and bring them back to Great Britain, or will she lose the family she tried so hard to save?
Summary: "I have always thought that it is at the witching hour in the darkest night that a man reveals himself for who he truly is. So look inside yourself closely and know who you are before you answer me. Are you in this with me, Albus?”
Albus Dumbledore must confront Gellert Grindelwald and the impact of their relationship,
I am greennotebook and this is my entry into the Hufflepuff In-House Banner/Story Contest
Summary: You have been waiting for that one moment of joy for your whole life. That one moment is all that you have ever wanted. Then it passes you by and all hope is lost.
Summary: What do you do when everyone who ever knew you has abandoned you, when your chances are blown apart by circumstances beyond your control, forces set by fate that you cannot influence? You die. This is the story of Tom Marvolo Riddle.
Excerpt from Prologue
It cried out of the womb, but minutes after it had adjusted to the warm air of the orphanage, it quieted. A half an hour passed while they cleaned mother and child, rinsing the dried blood and changing the white sheets of the bed. Midnight drew closer. When they were through, Abbey helped wrap the baby in a dark blue blanket. It looked healthy, though pale. But as it gained strength, the mother on the bed seemed to lose strength. With care Abbey handed the bundle to her, placing it in her weak arms.
“His name,” Merope gasped, “Tom Marvolo Riddle… Tom’s his papa’s name; Marvolo his grandpapa’s… he would’ve wanted…” and trailed off, her eyes fluttering.
Summary: They fear the dark. Not me. They call it evil. What is evil? They say it consumes, controls.. No one controls me.. Not anymore. They hate me. I don't care. I'll have my revenge yet. They don't understand. But I'll show them.. I'll show them all.. especially him...
Greatness lurks in the dark, one witch must embrace the darkness that is feared and loathed by many in order to rid the wizarding world of its ultimate evil and finally redeem the house of her forefathers. The past is not set in stone and things are never what they seem.
A journey filled with love, lust, lies, revenge and betrayal; desperate lovers, unrequited love and reunited soulmates. Dubious prophecies, dueling Marauders and uncovering deeply buried secrets. When the truth is revealed, the wizarding world will be rocked to its ancient magical foundation and every witch and wizard will question their once firmly-held beliefs... (SS/OFC)