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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: 515
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/01/16    |    Published: 08/01/16
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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: 387
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/19/16    |    Published: 07/19/16
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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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Heirs in Waiting by Larner

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The particular situation that led Bilbo Baggins to make a momentous decision.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Lobelia, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Otho, Hobbit: Took: Lalia (Clayhanger), Hobbit: Took: Reginard
Genres: Angst, Character study, Family, Gapfiller, Short story
Places: The Shire: Great Smials
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1864    |    Read Count: 451
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/22/16    |    Published: 06/22/16
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Rhymes For Little People by Amy Fortuna

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Elrond is unpacking books to put in the library of Imladris and comes across one that takes him very far back.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: Childhood, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Short story
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late, 2-Second Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1439    |    Read Count: 435
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/05/16    |    Published: 06/05/16
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Tales after Dinner by Linda Hoyland

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Aragorn reminisces about his first visit to Harad.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Haradrim, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character
Genres: Action/Adventure, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, General, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1724    |    Read Count: 473
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/15/16    |    Published: 05/15/16
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Consequences by curiouswombat

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An Epilogue to Cushions.  Elfwine is writing to his grandfather as Lothiriel has told him he must take responsibility for the consequences of his own actions...

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Lothíriel of Dol Amroth, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Rohirrim: Éomer, Rohirrim: Éothain
Genres: Coming of Age, Family, Short story
Places: Rohan: Edoras
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1473    |    Read Count: 105
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/17/16    |    Published: 04/17/16
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Wedding Customs of Rohan and Gondor by curiouswombat

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A 'missing scene' from Cushions. Lothíriel and Cwengyth discuss what might, or might not, happen at Lothíriel's upcoming wedding.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Lothíriel of Dol Amroth, Original Female Character
Genres: Family, Humor, Short story, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Dol Amroth
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1497    |    Read Count: 888
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/06/16    |    Published: 04/06/16
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Fables of Faramir and Family by Linda Hoyland

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A selection of short pieces mostly written for challenges concerning Faramir,
and his family and friends, most especially Eowyn, Boromir, Denethor and Aragorn.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Anthology, Childhood, Comedy, Family, Fluff, Friendship, General, Humor, Short story
Places: Gondor: Ithilien
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: 78. 2014 February Challenge: Fanon-busters
Chapters: 22    |    Word count: 23530    |    Read Count: 10809
Completed: No    |    Updated: 03/25/16    |    Published: 08/10/13
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Hope For No Safety by Zdenka

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Elwing's defiance at the Havens of Sirion.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elwing
Genres: Drama, General, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: At the Havens of Sirion
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1063    |    Read Count: 439
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/16/16    |    Published: 03/16/16
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Heart of Darkness by Linda Hoyland

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Old wounds are reopened for Aragorn and Faramir


Old wounds are reopened for Aragorn and Faramir

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character
Genres: Angst, Family, Friendship, General, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2227    |    Read Count: 459
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/08/16    |    Published: 03/08/16
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Vocabulary Lessons by Larner

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The young lord from Lower Lamedon was perhaps too proud, and could not understand why his demands to meet with Lords Perhael and Iorhael led him to what appeared to be a gardener and a clerk....

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Gondorians, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Character study, Drama, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 9190    |    Read Count: 548
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/26/16    |    Published: 02/26/16
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The Bearing of Burdens by Larner

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Faramir and Samwise Gamgee have a private talk within the Citadel of Minas Tirith.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4940    |    Read Count: 510
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/22/16    |    Published: 02/22/16
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Tall Men with Stars on their Cloaks by Larner

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A brief encounter near the Brandywine Bridge.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Travellers (Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin), As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Hobbit: Took: Pearl
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Friendship, Gapfiller, Short story
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1819    |    Read Count: 543
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/22/16    |    Published: 02/22/16
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Fledged by Larner

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Frodo has a reunion with one who helped rescue him after the destruction of the Ring.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Elves, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin, Other: Landroval
Genres: Character study, Friendship, Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: Undying Lands: Tol Eressëa
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2496    |    Read Count: 568
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/22/16    |    Published: 02/22/16
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First Lessons in the Wild by Larner

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Strider finds his first few days in the company of Frodo Baggins, Meriadoc Brandybuck, Peregrin Took, and Samwise Gamgee most instructive.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Character study, Friendship, Gapfiller, Humor, Short story
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3155    |    Read Count: 419
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/22/16    |    Published: 02/22/16
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Threads of Gold by Zdenka

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Finduilas, recovering from her wound among the folk of Brethil, finds a young woman on Haleth's grave-mound, and fate is changed.

Categories: The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin
Characters: Edain: Nienor, Elf: Finduilas
Genres: Alternate Universe, Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2781    |    Read Count: 122
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/21/16    |    Published: 02/21/16
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Where Both Our Hearts May Rest by Zdenka

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Legolas and Gimli seek the Straight Road to Valinor.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion
Genres: Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Other place in Arda, Undying Lands
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1287    |    Read Count: 420
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/21/16    |    Published: 02/21/16
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A Little Surreptitious Help by Larner

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Just how was it that Bandobras Took managed to remove the head of Golfimbul using just a club?  A Not-gonna-happen.

Categories: Crossovers, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Orcs, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Bandobras (Bullroarer), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Orc: Golfimbul, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Gapfiller, Short story
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 6223    |    Read Count: 500
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/16/16    |    Published: 02/16/16
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When Won with Pain by Larner

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Are all good things won with pain necessarily sweeter?

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Characters: As a Group: Ents, As a Group: Hobbits, Elf: Oropher, Other: Saruman/Cúrunir/Sharkey
Genres: Angst, Character study, Friendship, Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: Gondor: Ithilien
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1764    |    Read Count: 598
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/29/16    |    Published: 01/29/16
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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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A Gift for his Brother by Larner

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What does one do when one's father chooses to steal one's idea for a present for one's brother?

Written for Linaewen for the 2015 LOTR Community Yule Exchange.  Beta by Gail.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit
Characters: As a Group: Gondorians, Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Coming of Age, Family, Gapfiller, General, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4440    |    Read Count: 131
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/03/16    |    Published: 01/03/16
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Víressë by Dawn Felagund

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As Sauron's reach lengthens, Winter lingers overlong in Gondor. In the midst of cold, despair, and the slow march to war, Boromir kindles a forbidden love affair with an unknown errand-rider that creates intrigue and betrayal. Written for Keiliss for the 2015 Yule Exchange.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Hirgon, Original Female Character
Genres: Short story
Places: Gondor
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 5. mild sexual content, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 6890    |    Read Count: 162
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/03/16    |    Published: 01/03/16
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A Bit of Stone by Karri

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Gimli is in search of a bit of stone.  Legolas wants to know the purpose of it.  

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion
Genres: Friendship, Short story
Places: Rohan: Helm's Deep
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2382    |    Read Count: 518
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/16/15    |    Published: 11/16/15
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Add Salt to the Sea by Zdenka

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Míriel has always loved the Sea. After the Downfall of Númenor, the Lady of the Seas offers her refuge and comfort. (Tar-Míriel/Uinen.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: Maia: Uinen, Númenórean: Tar-Míriel, Númenórean: Tar-Palantir
Genres: Angst, Drama, Romance-slash, Short story
Places: Númenor
Times: 2-Second Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes, 7. sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3196    |    Read Count: 134
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/14/15    |    Published: 11/14/15
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