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Forward and Back by Himring

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Sometimes to heal you need to forget, sometimes to heal you need to remember.
A brief conversation between Celebrian and Elrond in Tol Eressea.
Elrond has just arrived from Middle-earth--he has found Celebrian recovered, but also learned that her recovery was slow.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: Elf: Celebrian, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: General, Vignette
Places: Undying Lands: Tol Eressëa
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 273    |    Read Count: 299
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/26/16    |    Published: 11/26/16
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Under the Evening Star by Himring

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The first sighting of Gil-Estel by the Sons of Feanor.
Slightly canon-divergent.

Categories: History of Middle-earth, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elrond, Númenórean: Elros
Genres: Angst, Character study, Childhood
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1250    |    Read Count: 72
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/07/16    |    Published: 11/07/16
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When the Stone Awoke by Zdenka

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How the stone giants came to be, and how they settled in the Misty Mountains.

Categories: The Hobbit, The Silmarillion
Characters: Dwarf: Durin I, Vala: Aulë
Genres: Gapfiller, General
Places: The Misty Mountains
Times: 0-Pre-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 958    |    Read Count: 337
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/23/16    |    Published: 10/23/16
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The Silver Vine by Zdenka

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Newly released from Mandos, Maeglin is reluctant to rejoin society. A cousin he has never met comes to look for him. (Celebrimbor/Maeglin, pre-relationship.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Maeglin
Genres: Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Undying Lands
Times: 5-Post-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1503    |    Read Count: 365
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/23/16    |    Published: 10/23/16
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Thou Art the Spring by Zdenka

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Haleth and her people are newly settled in Brethil. Lúthien is drawn to learn more about mortals, and Haleth in particular. (Haleth/Lúthien.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Edain: Haleth, Elf: Finrod Felagund, Elf: Lúthien
Genres: Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1328    |    Read Count: 279
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/23/16    |    Published: 10/23/16
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Though bright things fade by Morcondil

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After departing the Golden Wood, Galadriel and Celeborn rest for a time in Imladris, where Celeborn reveals the doom that has laid heavy on his heart for some time, much to Galadriel's discontent.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: Family, Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2454    |    Read Count: 302
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/16/16    |    Published: 10/16/16
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No enemy but self by Morcondil

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Lost on the Helcaraxë, Aredhel begins to doubt herself. An unwelcome conversation with her least-favorite cousin brings fear and feeling into perspective.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Aredhel, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis
Genres: Angst, Family, Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Other place in Arda, Undying Lands: Aman
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2754    |    Read Count: 268
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/12/16    |    Published: 10/12/16
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Himling Isle by Himring

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During the Third Age, Maglor returns to Himling, the island which was the top of Himring Hill in the First Age.

His contemplations are interrupted by unexpected visitors.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drabble or Drabble series, Friendship, General
Places: Beleriand, Other place in Arda
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 1263    |    Read Count: 132
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/09/16    |    Published: 10/09/16
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Drabbles for tolkien_weekly by Ysilme

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Drabbles for tolkien weekly, a prompt-based drabble community on livejournal.

Categories: Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, Elf: Gil-galad, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Maglor, Elf: Thranduil, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Númenórean: Elros
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series
Places: Lothlórien, Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Rivendell/Imladris, Beleriand, Eriador, Laketown, Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great, Paths of the Dead, Rohan: Eastfold
Times: 2-Second Age, 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 36    |    Word count: 3815    |    Read Count: 11882
Completed: No    |    Updated: 09/29/16    |    Published: 08/04/13
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Secrets by Zdenka

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Two cousins on opposite sides of a river, and a shared secret. (Two drabbles. Celebrimbor/Maeglin.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Maeglin
Genres: Alternate Universe, Drabble or Drabble series, Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 199    |    Read Count: 68
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/27/16    |    Published: 09/27/16
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Approaching Rivendell by Ysilme

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100 drabbles with Elrond Half-Elven trough the ages, focussing on the creation of and the living in Rivendell.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: Elf: Celebrian, Elf: Erestor, Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, General
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Beleriand, Eregion/Hollin, Undying Lands
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 16    |    Word count: 1693    |    Read Count: 6787
Completed: No    |    Updated: 09/22/16    |    Published: 07/26/13
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Museum for the Forgotten by Dawn Felagund

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It's the Third Age. Tirion has developed suburban sprawl, and psychotherapists are in high demand. An unkinged Finarfin experiments with political radicalism and has turned the palace into a memorial of the kinslaying. Amarië composes beat poetry. And Finrod has been reembodied into a world and among people he barely recognizes. Dark humor, for Kenaz for the Silmarillion Writers' Guild Around the Fire challenge.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Amarië, Elf: Caranthir, Elf: Finarfin, Elf: Finrod Felagund
Genres: Drama, Humor
Places: Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: 3. violence, 5. mild sexual content, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 9707    |    Read Count: 98
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/20/16    |    Published: 09/20/16
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Writ in Water by Zdenka

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A series of seven drabbles about Nargothrond and those who became involved with its fate, based on a set of river-related prompts from Tolkien Weekly.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Celegorm, Elf: Curufin, Elf: Finduilas, Elf: Finrod Felagund, Elf: Gwindor, Elf: Lúthien, Elf: Orodreth, Original Female Character, Other: Huan the Hound
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Gapfiller, General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 762    |    Read Count: 404
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/10/16    |    Published: 09/10/16
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Bone-White by Dawn Felagund

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After wandering accidentally near to Mandos, Caranthir encounters a procession delivering his newly reembodied brother back to the world: Maedhros. Caranthir breaks into his tent, and the two discuss healing, mutability, and the things that will never change. For Silver Trails.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Caranthir, Elf: Maedhros
Genres: General, Horror
Places: Undying Lands: Aman
Times: None
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3369    |    Read Count: 106
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/07/16    |    Published: 09/07/16
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On Leadership Within Middle-earth and the Benefits of the Fellowship of the Ring by Larner

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An examination on how leadership was commonly demonstrated within Tolkien's world, and how those who were members of the Fellowship became leaders within the newly minted Fourth Age of the Sun.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, As a Group: Dwarves, As a Group: Edain, As a Group: Elves, As a Group: Gondorians, As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, As a Group: Rohirrim
Genres: Character study, Essay (non-fiction)
Places: Arnor, Gondor, The Shire
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age, 2-Second Age, 3-Third Age, 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4935    |    Read Count: 410
Completed: No    |    Updated: 09/06/16    |    Published: 09/06/16
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The Tapestry by Zdenka

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Théodwyn struggles to finish one last work before she dies. She is aided by a spirit only she can see. (Théodwyn/Míriel Serindë)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Míriel, Rohirrim: Théodwyn
Genres: Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Rohan: Eastfold
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1275    |    Read Count: 516
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/01/16    |    Published: 08/01/16
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Drabbles: The Silmarillion and Unfinished Tales by Zdenka

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Drabbles set during the First and Second Ages of Middle-earth. (100 words as counted by MS Word and AO3.)

(This drabble collection is now closed. For newer drabbles, please see part 2.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: Dwarves, Edain: Nienor, Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Finduilas, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Irimë Lalwende, Elf: Lúthien, Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Nellas, Half-Elven: Elwing, Half-Elven: Eärendil the Mariner, Númenórean: Amandil, Númenórean: Erendis, Númenórean: Inzilbêth, Númenórean: Tar-Míriel, Original Female Character, Other: Thuringwethil
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Gapfiller, General, Horror, Romance-het, Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand, Eregion/Hollin, Númenor, Undying Lands
Times: 1-First Age, 2-Second Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes
Series: Tolkien Drabbles
Chapters: 26    |    Word count: 2689    |    Read Count: 1285
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/26/16    |    Published: 07/18/14
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Their Kinsfolk Rejoiced by Himring

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Two boys in their teens, who were missing, presumed dead, are unexpectedly returned to their family: the return of Hurin and Huor to Dor-lomin.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: Edain, Edain: Huor, Edain: Húrin
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Family, Gapfiller
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 279    |    Read Count: 556
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/24/16    |    Published: 07/24/16
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The Doom of Choice by Zdenka

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As Ar-Pharazôn’s fleet nears completion, two childhood friends must decide what to do. (Double drabble, OFC femslash.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Original Female Character
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Romance-slash
Places: Númenor
Times: 2-Second Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 218    |    Read Count: 353
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/16    |    Published: 07/21/16
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Like the River Wandering by Zdenka

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Aredhel escapes from Nan Dungortheb and is aided by a daughter of the river.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Aredhel, Other: Goldberry
Genres: Alternate Universe, Hurt/Comfort, Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1497    |    Read Count: 388
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/19/16    |    Published: 07/19/16
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Song for Two Voices by Zdenka

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Írimë goes into exile and Elemmírë stays behind, but their thoughts are with each other, on the Ice or in the darkness. (A sequence of five drabbles.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: Elf: Elemmírë, Elf: Irimë Lalwende
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Romance-slash
Places: Other place in Arda, Undying Lands
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age: early
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 513    |    Read Count: 52
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/19/16    |    Published: 07/19/16
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Middle-earth Poetry by Zdenka

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Tolkien-related poetry on various subjects, mostly written for B2MeM.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: Edain, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Númenórean: Erendis, Númenórean: Inzilbêth
Genres: Angst, Drabble or Drabble series, General, Poetry, Romance-het, Romance-slash
Places: Lothlórien, Gondor, Númenor
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 8    |    Word count: 608    |    Read Count: 2107
Completed: No    |    Updated: 07/17/16    |    Published: 07/21/14
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Oh Lift Me as a Wave by Zdenka

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Elwing and the wind. (There are powers in Arda that are not told of in the histories.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Half-Elven: Elrond, Half-Elven: Elwing, Númenórean: Elros, Original Female Character
Genres: Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2003    |    Read Count: 329
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/08/16    |    Published: 07/08/16
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Dead Leaves and Beetles by Zdenka

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Even before their fatal quarrel, Saeros is exasperated by Túrin's lack of grooming. (Triple drabble.)

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin
Characters: Edain: Túrin, Elf: Saeros
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General, Humor
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 312    |    Read Count: 417
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/07/16    |    Published: 07/07/16
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Latecomers by Himring

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First Age: The smallest tribe of immigrating Men, the Haladin, delays before crossing the Blue Mountains into Beleriand and, partly because of that delay, things will go rather differently for them.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: Edain
Genres: Gapfiller, General
Places: Beleriand, Eriador
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 894    |    Read Count: 398
Completed: No    |    Updated: 06/22/16    |    Published: 06/22/16
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