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What the Women Told Their Children by Himring

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In the First Age as in the Third Age, mothers passing on the basics to their children: 

in the First Age after defeat in the Fifth Battle, the mothers of the Edain in Dor-lomin,

in the Third Age, after the loss of the kingdom in Arnor, the mothers of the Dunedain.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin
Characters: As a Group: Edain, As a Group: Northern Dúnedain
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Family, Vignette
Places: Beleriand, Eriador
Times: 1-First Age: late, 3-Third Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 101    |    Read Count: 554
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/24/16    |    Published: 01/24/16
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A New Life by Ellynn

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A few moments of a celebration in a village in Gondor, a year after the War of the Ring, seen through the eyes of a young girl.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Original Female Character, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: General, Romance-het, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Ithilien
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1074    |    Read Count: 750
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/23/16    |    Published: 01/23/16
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A Fathers Pledge by Cassie Hughes

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'I stand, fixed in place. The parchment leaves my nerveless fingers and rustles down to nestle upon the thick woollen rug beneath my feet. I can not move. Suspended in disbelief, the sense of betrayal burning like a tarred torch within my chest. Minutes, hours, days may have passed whilst I am rooted here within my uncomprehending mind.' 

Thranduil recieves a letter from Elrond that stirs up old feelings of resentment. Written from the prompt for July 2015 Teitho - Betrayal and Forgiveness, but not submitted.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Vignette
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 893    |    Read Count: 510
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/22/16    |    Published: 01/22/16
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Forgiven by Larner

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Before he left Middle Earth, Frodo Baggins had one last hurt he wished to see healed.  So he summoned the Thain and his Lady to a final meal at Bag End....

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Took: Paladin II (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Reginard
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Family, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort, Short story, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Great Smials
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2352    |    Read Count: 470
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/19/16    |    Published: 01/19/16
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Disturbances of the Peace by Larner

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After all, some medications do lead to disturbed dreams--or daydreams!  Heh!

Categories: Crossovers, The Hobbit
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo
Genres: Action/Adventure, Character study, Crack fic, Humor, Vignette
Places: Other world (crossover)
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 5-Post-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 731    |    Read Count: 519
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/07/16    |    Published: 01/07/16
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A Promise ere Parting by Larner

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Legolas finds himself making a promise to his father.  A triple drabble.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Angst, Drama, Family, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 332    |    Read Count: 544
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/02/15    |    Published: 12/02/15
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A Voice Like the Sea by Zdenka

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Elrond remembers an old song.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: Childhood, General, Vignette
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late, 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 305    |    Read Count: 577
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/24/15    |    Published: 11/24/15
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Night Oft Brings News to Near Kindred by Zdenka

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Celebrimbor sees his father for the last time.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Curufin
Genres: Angst, General, Vignette
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 491    |    Read Count: 664
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/08/15    |    Published: 11/08/15
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In Empty Lands by Larner

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To reflect the experiences of the Fellowship, mostly as seen through the eyes of Boromir, son of Denethor.  Title taken from the lament sung by Aragorn and Legolas as Boromir's funeral boat is committed to Rauros Falls and the river.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, As a Group: Dwarves, As a Group: Orcs, Elf: Glorfindel, Elf: Lindir, Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Other: Balrog of Moria, Other: Bill the Pony, Other: Nazgûl/Black Riders/Ringwraiths, Other: Saruman/Cúrunir/Sharkey, Other: Sauron/Annatar/the Dark Lord
Genres: Action/Adventure, Character study, Drama, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Novel, Vignette
Places: Moria (Khazad-dûm), Rivendell/Imladris, Amon Sûl/Weathertop, Caradhras, Eregion/Hollin, Eriador, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Rhudaur, Rohan: Edoras, Tharbad, The Anduin, The Angle
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 32    |    Word count: 110379    |    Read Count: 2359
Completed: No    |    Updated: 11/04/15    |    Published: 10/12/09
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The Mûmak by Armariel

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The children of King Elessar are about to witness an exciting event.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Eldarion, Original Female Character
Genres: Childhood, General, Humor, Short story, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 822    |    Read Count: 516
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/23/15    |    Published: 10/23/15
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Decisions by Hours Gone By

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Erestor decides what to do with the day.

Categories: Challenge Stories
Characters: Elf: Erestor
Genres: Short story, Vignette
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 200    |    Read Count: 433
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/02/15    |    Published: 10/02/15
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Return to Rivendell by Linda Hoyland

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Aragorn, Faramir and their wives and children pay a visit to Rivendell. A series of glimpses of their stay there.

 

Nominated for the "Tree and Flower Awards."

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Angst, Anthology, Character study, Family, Fluff, Friendship, General, Vignette
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 7    |    Word count: 7696    |    Read Count: 4257
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/31/15    |    Published: 12/21/14
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Salsify And Chocolate Lembas by Nieriel Raina

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On a trip to Imladris, Legolas learns about Estel's favorite, if strange, food. A story inspired by my wonderful ALEP family. Dedicated to Alexia Silvermoon

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Fluff, Friendship, General, Short story, Vignette
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1183    |    Read Count: 762
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/29/15    |    Published: 08/29/15
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Comparison of Contrast by Karri

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King Elessar attends a wedding and thinks pensive thoughts.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Gondorians, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Stream-of-conciousness, Vignette
Places: Rohan: Edoras
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 953    |    Read Count: 781
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/18/15    |    Published: 08/18/15
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The New Folk by Larner

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An Elven child has questions regarding the new arrivals to Tol Eressea.  FLF, 313 words.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Elves, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Friendship, Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Undying Lands: Tol Eressëa
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 336    |    Read Count: 456
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/15    |    Published: 07/21/15
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Arrival by Ness

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Aragorn ponders the arrival of the Grey Company.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Rohan: Westfold
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 224    |    Read Count: 441
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/15    |    Published: 07/21/15
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Departure by Ness

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Halbarad watches Aragorn depart for the Quest.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 224    |    Read Count: 418
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/15    |    Published: 07/21/15
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Freedom by Larner

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Three individuals who'd been taken prisoner examine their feelings on knowing themselves now free.

Series of true drabbles.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Haradrim, As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drabble or Drabble series, Drama, Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, The Shire: Michel Delving, Undying Lands: Tol Eressëa
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 326    |    Read Count: 510
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/04/15    |    Published: 07/04/15
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Star-queen's Servant by Zdenka

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Three times that Ilmarë fulfilled her duties to Varda.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Maia: Ilmarë, Vala: Varda
Genres: Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: Beleriand, Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age: the War of Wrath
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 715    |    Read Count: 540
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/02/15    |    Published: 07/02/15
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Against the Darkness by Ness

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Aragorn and Halbarad are having a philosophical discussion.

Categories: Challenge Stories
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad
Genres: Vignette
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 94. 2015 June Challenge: Wisdom
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 703    |    Read Count: 560
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/27/15    |    Published: 06/27/15
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The Watchtower by Ness

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Nolwen, a young girl, daughter of a Ranger, is growing up in a small Dúnedain village. She finds that sometimes choices are hard to make.

Categories: Challenge Stories
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Original Female Character
Genres: Vignette
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 93. 2015 May Challenge: Adolescent Angst
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 916    |    Read Count: 446
Completed: No    |    Updated: 06/27/15    |    Published: 06/27/15
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Great Souls by Dreamflower

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Aragorn learns a bit of wisdom from Gandalf when he first meets him that he often has occasion to remember. Five vignettes.    (Written for the June 2015 "Wisdom" Challenge.)

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Friendship, Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2795    |    Read Count: 590
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/26/15    |    Published: 06/26/15
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The Undiscovered Country by Linda Hoyland

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Aragorn prepares Boromir for his final journey

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Gapfiller, General, Tragedy, Vignette
Places: Other place in Arda
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 600    |    Read Count: 661
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/22/15    |    Published: 06/22/15
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Disruption by Ysilme

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Elrond is not the only one who is disrupted by his visitor.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: General, Humor, Vignette
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 2-Second Age
Warnings: None
Series: Mathoms - Drabbles and Ficlets for many occasions
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 475    |    Read Count: 1502
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/23/15    |    Published: 09/29/14
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Memento Mori by My Blue Rose

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While sick with fever, Estel has a strange dream. Written for the March Teitho Challenge "Sickness".

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Vala: Námo/Mandos
Genres: Childhood, General, Vignette
Places: Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1372    |    Read Count: 926
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/19/15    |    Published: 04/19/15
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