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bullet Forging Hope Last Updated: 4/23/2014
After suffering heavy losses in battle during the War of Wrath, King Arafinwë temporarily succombs to despair with dire consequences for himself and his army. Many thanks to Alassiel and Fiondil for the beta. This story is for both of you :-)
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 9 Published: 2/25/2014
bullet Eclectic Whimsies Last Updated: 4/20/2013
A collection of unrelated brief indulgences for readers on the run by a writer on the run.--Latest indulgence written in honor of this lovely time of the year: "Noe 'ni Ast Vall" - When spring comes to Lothlórien, sunshine and flowers are not the only things to arrive with it.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 19 Published: 7/14/2010
bullet Songs of Faerie Last Updated: 2/13/2013
Not all missions are as they would seem as Haldir and his comrades discover...Many thanks to Fiondil and Alassiel for the beta.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 2/11/2013
bullet Warriors Proud Last Updated: 2/5/2013
Being cut down during the Battle of Helm’s Deep was only the beginning of Haldir’s problems... Many thanks to Fiondil and Alassiel for the beta.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 31 Published: 6/20/2012
bullet The Understanding of a Mother Last Updated: 6/27/2011
The mighty have lessons to learn as parents which they never considered as children. Written for the ALEC "A Mother's Love" challenge where it won first place.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 6/27/2011
bullet Going Home Last Updated: 5/28/2011
Ecthelion and his family return to Tirion for the first time since being Reborn, but their reception is not what he expected.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 5/28/2011
bullet Settling In Last Updated: 4/13/2011
Getting settled in Valinor does not go as Elrohir expected it would.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 4/13/2011
bullet The Truth of the Matter Last Updated: 2/28/2011
A family hunting trip involving Celeborn, Elrond, Elladan, Elrohir, and Glorfindel unexpectedly turns into a nightmare, but the details of the unfortunate event are a subject of debate for all involved, including Haldir and his brothers, leading many to wonder exactly what is the truth of the matter. WARNINGS for violence and elf torture.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 4 Published: 2/17/2011
bullet In Search of a Song Last Updated: 12/16/2010
One elf’s search of hundreds of years ends in a single night in a test of skill. But will his findings be all that he hoped for?
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 12/16/2010
bullet Answers in the Night Last Updated: 12/6/2010
Sometimes when we seek answers in our despair, we find them in unexpected places as Finarfin discovers one night. Written for the ALEC Bump in the Night contest where it tied for 2nd place.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 12/6/2010
bullet Truth in Legend Last Updated: 10/26/2010
In many legends, there is often a murmur of truth as some First Age elven youths learn to their dismay.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 10/26/2010
bullet The Bitter End Last Updated: 10/18/2010
After Morgoth's deafeat at the end of the War of Wrath, Finarfin, Ingil, Maedhros, Maglor, and Eonwë each give their side of the story on the stealing of the last two remaining silmarils from the Army of Light’s camp.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 10/18/2010
bullet Sea Longing Last Updated: 8/22/2010
Finarfin is a proper prince of the Noldor, but he harbors a secret which his family and the folk of Tirion would find appalling. Winner ALEC January 2010 Forbidden Love challenge.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 8/22/2010
bullet Left Behind Last Updated: 8/12/2010
Three wives who remained behind in Aman during the Darkening cope with the departures of their husbands. Third place winner in the Het category of the ALEC "Left Behind" contest.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 3 Published: 7/31/2010
bullet Drawing Comparisons Last Updated: 7/5/2010
Gapfiller for Fiondil’s Elf, Interrupted: Book Two, written with Fiondil's permission and he's the beta. In chapter 137, Ingwë suggests an informal gathering of all the delegates to the Council in Valmar. In the course of the evening, there were many conversations. This story details one of the more memorable ones - for the kings at least.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/5/2010
bullet Duty Calls Last Updated: 6/22/2010
Sometimes serving the Lady of the Golden Wood isn’t all it is cracked up to be.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 6/22/2010
bullet Lover's Leap Last Updated: 6/8/2010
Princess Eärwen successfully managed to turn a young Finarfin into a suitable candidate for husband for a Telerin bride, but just how far is he willing to go for her?
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 6/8/2010
bullet Blessed by Fortune Last Updated: 5/8/2010
Fortune smiles on many, but as one young Noldo discovers, not all receive the blessing in the same way. Winner of the ALEC “Feeling Lucky?" competition.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 5/8/2010
bullet Burden to Bear Last Updated: 4/6/2010
After a devastating battle, Haldir assumes a burden he never expected to bear. Many thanks to Fiondil for the beta.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 4/6/2010
bullet Half-Brother Last Updated: 2/8/2010
At the birth of her latest child, Indis recalls how her first child was received by family, fearing history will repeat itself. Winner ALEC Memories competition.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 2/8/2010
bullet Of Wine and Song Last Updated: 2/2/2010
When a delegation from Doriath visits Vinyamar, Saeros and his embassy are not exactly impressed with the might and grandeur of the Noldor from across the Sea.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 2/2/2010
bullet Wicked Thieving Elf! Last Updated: 12/26/2009
An elven lord learns the hard way that there are consequences for his behavior. Glorfindel figures in this genetically. Written for the October "wicked" challenge at ALEC.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 12/26/2009
bullet Memory of Faery Last Updated: 8/31/2009
Elves rest their minds on some fair memory to find repose for body and mind, but sometimes it is necessary even for them to go to a special place to find true healing for the damaged spirit. Such is the dire need of Elrond’s sons after their years of orc slaughter following their mother’s sailing, and Gildor Inglorion knows just such a place of elven healing.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 8/31/2009
bullet Second Love Last Updated: 8/3/2009
One elf’s ponderings on the morning of a second wedding. Winner in ALEC’s June 2009 Love theme contest, het competition.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 8/3/2009
bullet Kin No More Last Updated: 7/15/2009
During the War of Wrath, remnants of the king’s guard bear a badly wounded Finarfin from battle only to find themselves ensnared in an even older conflict.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 3 Published: 7/8/2009
bullet The Parting Glass Last Updated: 6/28/2009
The news Eärendil brought to Valinor stirred up many feelings among those who stayed behind, but guilt was the most difficult to bear. Written for the ALEC “Last Words” contest.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 6/28/2009
bullet The Return of Joy Last Updated: 6/1/2009
After a brush with death, Indis finds a reason to return to life.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 3 Published: 5/20/2009
bullet By Choice or By Blood Last Updated: 3/26/2009
Finarfin faces the ultimate test of his courage and faith and now must determine where his loyalties lie.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 2 Published: 3/24/2009
bullet Swan Song Last Updated: 1/5/2009
It is said that elves dwell much in memory. For Maglor son of Feanor, not all of those memories are pleasant. Second place winner, General category; ALEC November 2008: A Little Night Music
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 1/5/2009
bullet A Promise of Hope Last Updated: 12/25/2008
An elf maid remembers those whose lives she has touched and those who have touched hers over the millennia, especially one in particular. Companion piece to my Glorfindel story, A Season of Hope.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 12/25/2008
bullet Season of Hope Last Updated: 12/4/2008
Glorfindel has a conversation he should have had long ago.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 12/3/2008
bullet The Cost of Pride Last Updated: 6/17/2008
Eärwen prepares for her first day in court as ruling queen of the Noldor.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 6/17/2008
bullet If I Had One Wish Last Updated: 12/30/2007
Indis reveals her greatest wish.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 12/30/2007
bullet Like Roses Over a Fence Last Updated: 10/20/2007
After the departure of their husbands and families, three wives of the House of Finwë (Indis, Anairë, and Nerdanel) contemplate what brought them to this fate.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 10/20/2007
bullet Starlit Memories Last Updated: 6/23/2007
On a peaceful night, Glorfindel indulges in a sweet memory of a blissful time in Valinor.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 6/23/2007
bullet Letting Go Last Updated: 3/17/2007
The night before the departure of the Vanyar for the War of Wrath, King Ingwë comes to terms with the decisions he has made leading up to this event.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 3/17/2007
bullet The Understanding of a Father Last Updated: 2/10/2007
During the preparations for the War of Wrath, a recently restored Glorfindel and his father come to a better understanding of what transpired for them both since the rebellion of the Noldor.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 2/10/2007
bullet The Dark of Night Last Updated: 10/31/2006
Summary: An ancient menace stalks the elves of Middle-earth, but what, if anything can be done to defeat it?
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 8 Published: 10/5/2006
bullet Dance of Desire Last Updated: 9/8/2006
Rumil lives his dream, but all is not as it would seem.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 9/8/2006
bullet The Touch of His Hand Last Updated: 9/4/2006
The touch of a hand can convey many things. This is one observer’s perspective on the touch of the Captain of Lothlorien’s march wardens.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 9/4/2006
bullet Conflicted Radiance Last Updated: 8/26/2006
A series of vignettes with Celeborn's musings on romance and his love for Galadriel from before he met her to just after learning of the kinslaying.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 6 Published: 8/19/2006
bullet Glistening Last Updated: 8/4/2006
A series of vingnettes all involving the catalyst of something glistening. Part I: Thingol and Melian. Part II: Beren and Luthien. Part III: Dior and Nimloth. Part IV: Earendil. Part V. Elrond.Part VI a & b:Elladan and Elrohir.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 7 Published: 7/1/2006
bullet Lightly Sings the Wind Last Updated: 4/22/2006
Upon Finarfin’s return to Valinor after the War of Wrath at the end of the First Age, Eärwen must try to come to terms with her loss. 2006 MiddleEarth Fanfiction Award nominee.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 4/22/2006
bullet Raven Hair and Silver Eyes Last Updated: 4/7/2006
Fingolfin's wife Anairë reflects on her life with Fingolfin from the first time she saw him until she finally left him. 2006 MiddleEarth Fanfiction Award nominee.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 4/7/2006
bullet Shadow-folk Last Updated: 3/2/2006
Upon his return to Tirion after the kin-slaying at Alqualondë, Finarfin ponders anew the words of Fëanor that led the Noldor to leave Valinor and finds meaning in them that Fëanor never intended.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 3/2/2006
bullet Anticipation Last Updated: 11/3/2005
Finarfin awaits Galadriel's return home from Middle Earth. 2006 My Precious Award Nominee
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 11/3/2005
bullet The Two Messengers Last Updated: 10/5/2005
One messenger in Valinor bears the consequences of news received from another. Told from Finarfin's perspective.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 10/5/2005
bullet Still Waters Last Updated: 9/25/2005
An evening in Tirion like too many in the life of Fingolfin’s wife Anairë after the departure of her husband and children for Middle Earth. Takes place before the rising of the sun and the moon.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 9/25/2005
bullet The Minstrel's Beautiful Daughter Last Updated: 7/28/2005
Elladan's lover has a dark secret which could end their relationship.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/28/2005
bullet Does She or Doesn't She? Last Updated: 7/3/2005
Indis thinks on her unrequited love for Finwe and finds herself faced with a life-changing decision.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/3/2005
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