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But the Lords of Valinor forbade them to sail so far westward that the coasts of Númenor could no longer be seen; and for long the Dúnedain were content, though they did not fully understand the purpose of this ban. But the design of Manwë was that the Númenóreans should not be tempted to seek for the Blessed Realm, nor desire to overpass the limits set to their bliss, becoming enamoured of the immortality of the Valar and the Eldar and the lands where all things endure.

Akallabeth, The Silmarillion

 

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bullet Nor Bid the Stars Farewell by Levade Last Updated: 8/3/2015
Glorfindel agrees to take young Elladan and Elrohir on a journey to meet with their friend, Legolas, while staying in Lothlorien. Seems simple enough, but life has a way of taking plans and turning them upside down. Story is complete. Chapter 9/9 posted 8.3.15
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 9 Published: 7/17/2015
bullet Drabbles by Lindelea Last Updated: 8/3/2015
Drabble, by definition, a story told in exactly 100 words, plus an optional title of 15 words or less. Quite a challenge. New story added: For Bodkin’s birthday: A snippet from a longer story in the works; a son of Elrond encounters Ferdibrand Took in the gardens at Rivendell.
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 50 Published: 8/14/2003
bullet Not All is as it Seems by Bodkin Last Updated: 8/3/2015
Eldarion wishes to escape his friends, and his father meets an old acquaintance.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 8/3/2015
bullet The Proposition by Lindelea Last Updated: 8/1/2015
How did the Thain recruit spies from outside the Tookland, to help keep the Tookland free in the time of the ruffians? How did those spies manage the difficult and dangerous task of gathering news? Companion story to The Rescue. Thanks, Dreamflower, for looking it over!
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 23 Published: 2/20/2014
bullet Let Sleeping Dogs Lie by Lindelea Last Updated: 7/30/2015
While in Minas Tirith after the end of the War of the Ring, surely the hobbits were showered with presents from a grateful populace, or at least the people tried to shower them with presents. This is the story of one awkward but lovable gift, and a unique solution to the problem.
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 10 Published: 3/6/2014
bullet The Soldier by Fadesintothewest Last Updated: 7/29/2015
Fingon finds the bones of an unknown soldier. The short story that follows is what he does with those bones.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/29/2015
bullet No Greater Love, Part Two: Repercussions by MJ Last Updated: 7/29/2015
The day after Olórin's final Reckoning, the other residents of Valinor react to what was revealed, and unexpected reactions are uncovered. Directly follows events of Part One. In progress. Rating is because I'm old and can't tell PG-13 from G. NOW CONTINUED
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 18 Published: 9/18/2013
bullet Ruin by Laikwalâssê Last Updated: 7/28/2015
While searching the ruins of Angrenost after the ring war Glorfindel makes a discovery he had never thought possible……
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 9 Published: 5/26/2015
bullet Blind Clarity by Thundera Tiger Last Updated: 7/27/2015
While waiting for the fog to lift, Aragorn and Gimli share a conversation about the Ring's temptations on the banks of the Anduin. But though he easily recognizes the danger in others, Gimli may have neglected to account for himself... A gapfiller featuring primarily Aragorn and Gimli with an extended appearance from Legolas and cameos from Boromir and Sam.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/27/2015
bullet The Tenth Walker by Lindelea Last Updated: 7/27/2015
Probably been done before, and perhaps better, but Bill the Pony gave my elbow a nudge this morning, causing me to spill my tea, and he licked up all the sugar from the bowl, and is likely to make a complete nuisance of himself if I don't write down his story.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 78 Published: 6/15/2005
bullet Petal by Armariel Last Updated: 7/27/2015
Drabbles and ficlets featuring the Fairy ancestress of the Tooks, who appears in "Once Upon a Midsummer's Morn." Probably pretty much a G rating throughout, but I give it a PG just to have some wiggle room:D NEW: "I Caught a Fairy", a song by Petal's daughter Columbine! Now it has music: I Caught a Fairy
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 55 Published: 7/9/2011
bullet An Honest Crust by Canafinwe Last Updated: 7/26/2015
On a hot summer's day in Combe, Aragorn learns a hard lesson in humility and a gentler one in patience. Seasons of Bree-Land Quartet: Summer
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/26/2015
bullet Danger in Ithilien by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 7/25/2015
An early morning ride has dire consequences for Faramir.
Rating: R Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 3 Published: 6/25/2015
bullet A Long and Weary Way by Canafinwe Last Updated: 7/21/2015
After fifteen years of fruitlessly searching for the creature called Gollum, Gandalf forsook the hunt. Though Aragorn persevered for a time, tracking his quarry on the marches of Mordor, he too despaired at last and began his homeward journey...
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 60 Published: 11/14/2013
bullet The Gift by shirebound Last Updated: 7/20/2015
Elwing brings Frodo a remarkable message.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/18/2015
bullet Dreamflower's Dribs and Drabs by Dreamflower Last Updated: 7/17/2015
This will be a separate place where I can keep my drabbles, dribbles, fixed-length ficlets, and poetry now. NEW:#66: "What He Could Recall" Three times Frodo arrived someplace new, and then departed.(Written for the 2015 July LOTR Community Fixed-Length-Ficlet Challenge.)
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 66 Published: 11/12/2005
bullet *REDONE* Creation Song of Ilúvatar by Fadesintothewest Last Updated: 7/16/2015
Story of the Royal Family of Mirkwood and a young woman who appears mysteriously and has a great vantage point from which to observe both the light and dark moments of life in Mirkwood. Explores Silvan/Avari culture. In my mind and in this story the wood elves are what outsiders would describe as feral, but also joyful despite the great losses they endure, a glimpse of what we see in The Hobbit. *Story has been edited and reworked! Will post reworked chapters weekly to biweekly!*
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 27 Published: 2/27/2013
bullet Beneath Strange Stars by Larner Last Updated: 7/16/2015
A new series that goes beyond the Fellowship and its times.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 15 Published: 11/4/2010
bullet Return to Rivendell by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 7/12/2015
Aragorn, Faramir and their wives and children pay a visit to Rivendell. A series of glimpses of their stay there.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 6 Published: 12/21/2014
bullet Burning The Midnight Oil by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 7/4/2015
Farammir is concerned that Aragorn is working too hard.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/4/2015
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