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New! Strangers by 0athSworn

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Follow the epic story of Alinor and Aldariil, a prince and princess of the Royal House of Mirkwood, along with their family and companions, as they come to discover their twisted places in the center of a war that has been brewing for ages: where Elf fights Elf, the forces of Light must battle the Darkness, and the powers of Rivendell, Mirkwood, and the Istari face off against the will of Sauron, his Orcs, and the fallen Dark Elves.

Return to Middle-Earth and enjoy the tale of the rarely seen times before the events of "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings".

Follow this amazing tale, striving to honor the works of J.R.R. Tolkien as much as possible, and meet many of your favorites, such as Thranduil, Legolas, Elrond and his twin sons Elladan and Elrohir, Glorfindel, the Dragons, Maedhros, Sauron and the One Ring, and many others...

I hope you will enjoy the tale, as many others have, and be sure to read in order:

Strangers ~ Part I
Heirs ~ Part II
Kin ~ Part III

Categories: Peter Jackson's The Hobbit, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Avari, As a Group: Elves, As a Group: Green-elves, As a Group: Orcs, As a Group: Sindar, Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Haldir of Lorien, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Oropher, Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Drama, Epic, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort, Romance-het
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: None
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 8. character death
Series: Strangers and Heirs
Chapters: 3    |    Word count: 3833    |    Read Count: 40
Completed: No    |    Updated: 05/23/17    |    Published: 05/10/17
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New! Bell's Table by elwen of the hidden valley

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Scenes from the Shire featuring the Gamgee household during Frodo's tweenage years in Hobbiton.

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Bell (Goodchild), Hobbit: Gamgee: Halfred, Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamfast "the Gaffer", Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamson, Hobbit: Gamgee: Marigold, Hobbit: Gamgee: May, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Family, General
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Bag End, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 16    |    Word count: 43708    |    Read Count: 548
Completed: No    |    Updated: 05/22/17    |    Published: 01/17/17
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New! Empty by elwen of the hidden valley

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My attempt to reconcile movie version with book version regarding to Bag End.

Categories: Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: General
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4551    |    Read Count: 35
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/21/17    |    Published: 05/21/17
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Even So the Reeds Hissed in Serech at Sunset by Himring

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Canonically, they walked away from what was the worst defeat of the First Age: Beleg and Mablung, March Wardens of Doriath, escape southward through the fens of Serech from the Battle of Unnumbered Tears on the plain before Angband, in which many heroes of the North fell. The two March Wardens are alive but hardly unscathed.

Categories: The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin, History of Middle-earth
Characters: Elf: Beleg Strongbow, Elf: Mablung
Genres: Angst, Gapfiller, General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1633    |    Read Count: 23
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/16/17    |    Published: 05/16/17
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A Ready Home and Office by Scribe_of_Mirrormere

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Kíli catches Bifur working well into the night while the other dwarves are deep asleep.

Categories: The Hobbit
Characters: Dwarf: Bifur, Dwarf: Kili
Genres: General
Places: Other place in Arda
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: 2017 May Challenge: Back Garden of a Dream
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1073    |    Read Count: 59
Completed: No    |    Updated: 05/15/17    |    Published: 05/15/17
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Whose Service is Perfect Freedom by Linda Hoyland

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A young Easterling is forced to swear an oath to Sauron.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Ioreth, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character
Genres: Angst, Character study, Coming of Age, Drama, General, Horror, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Khand
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 3. violence, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 7936    |    Read Count: 40
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/06/17    |    Published: 01/17/17
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The Trespasser by Linda Hoyland

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A herb mistress has a fateful encounter with a stranger.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Ioreth, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, General, Short story
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 5746    |    Read Count: 276
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/15/17    |    Published: 01/03/17
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A Handful of Light by Zdenka

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If Míriel never married Finwë or had a child, if she put all her energy into her craft instead of giving birth to Fëanor . . . what might have happened?

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Míriel, Maia: Arien
Genres: Alternate Universe, General, Short story
Places: Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 0-Pre-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1181    |    Read Count: 130
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/04/17    |    Published: 04/04/17
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Moon-letters by Fernstrike

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Unbeknownst to the Fellowship, Gimli kept a small memento from Khazad-dûm.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion
Genres: General, Humor
Places: Moria (Khazad-dûm), Rohan: Dunharrow
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 672    |    Read Count: 127
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/21/17    |    Published: 03/21/17
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The Tapestry by Fernstrike

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A late night conversation leads Aragorn to seek a lost tapestry in the archives of Minas Tirith.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, General
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 304    |    Read Count: 124
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/21/17    |    Published: 03/21/17
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Cast All Away by Zdenka

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Celebrimbor takes refuge in memory. (Finding out wherever there is comfort there is pain, only one step away . . .)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor, Other: Sauron/Annatar/the Dark Lord
Genres: General, Short story, Tragedy
Places: Beleriand, Eregion/Hollin
Times: 2-Second Age: middle
Warnings: 3. violence, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1440    |    Read Count: 42
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/17/17    |    Published: 03/17/17
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And the Walls Came Tumbling Down by Zdenka

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Galadriel throws down the walls of Dol Guldur.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis
Genres: Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: Lothlórien, Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 695    |    Read Count: 143
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/14/17    |    Published: 03/14/17
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Drabbles: The Silmarillion, part 2 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.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin
Characters: Edain: Aerin, Edain: Húrin, Edain: Nienor, Edain: Rían, Elf: Aredhel, Elf: Curufin, Elf: Elemmírë, Elf: Eöl, Elf: Irimë Lalwende, Elf: Nellas, Original Female Character, Other: Morgoth/Melkor, Other: Thuringwethil
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, General, Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 3. violence, 5. mild sexual content, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: Tolkien Drabbles
Chapters: 11    |    Word count: 1117    |    Read Count: 190
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/27/17    |    Published: 07/26/16
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Mellon Nin by elwen of the hidden valley

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This is slightly AU, in that whilst Bill and Sam were eventually reunited, the pony did not turn up at Imladris but rather at Bree.  What can I say?  I’d rather write Elrond than Butterbur?  Written in response to the sudden death of a friend's beloved horse.

 

 

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: General
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2296    |    Read Count: 182
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/25/17    |    Published: 02/25/17
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Battle Harp by Himring

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An early encounter between Gleowine the minstrel and the battle harp--and  also between Gleowine and his future king, Theoden, son of Thengel.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Rohirrim, Rohirrim: Théoden, Rohirrim: Theoden's older sisters
Genres: Childhood, Friendship, Gapfiller, General
Places: Gondor: the Pelennor, Rohan: Edoras
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: Rohan
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 617    |    Read Count: 206
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/25/17    |    Published: 02/25/17
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A Friend Here by Talullah

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Beruthiel is angry and alone but someone is ready to enter her life.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Berúthiel
Genres: General
Places: Gondor
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 2017 January Challenge: Potluck
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 481    |    Read Count: 224
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/18/17    |    Published: 02/18/17
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Artanis's Letter by Talullah

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Nienna and her student, Artanis, talk about family matters.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Vala: Nienna
Genres: General
Places: Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 0-Pre-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: 2017 January Challenge: Potluck
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 285    |    Read Count: 246
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/18/17    |    Published: 02/18/17
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A Time To Wait by elwen of the hidden valley

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What was happening in Rivendell between Gandalf's discovery of the heritage of the ring in Frodo's possession and the hobbit's arrival in Rivendell?

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: General
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 9    |    Word count: 12804    |    Read Count: 438
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/09/17    |    Published: 02/09/17
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On the Role of the Yule Dwarf by Larner

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Aragorn, only recently returned to the Dunedain, learns of one newer Yule tradition that disturbs him, at first.  After all, why would the tallest Man available be asked to play a Dwarf?  With a nod to John Rhys Davies at more than six feet playing a five-foot Dwarf!

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Character study, Comedy, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Humor, Short story
Places: Eriador, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5025    |    Read Count: 180
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/08/17    |    Published: 02/08/17
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Enter the Ranger by Larner

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Another, different look at how Aragorn might have returned to the Northern Dunedain.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Character study, Coming of Age, Drama, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort
Places: Annúminas, Bree, Rivendell/Imladris, The Old Forest, Amon Sûl/Weathertop, Arnor, Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 3. violence, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 17    |    Word count: 69439    |    Read Count: 1084
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/08/17    |    Published: 06/11/14
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But There Was Tea by Himring

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Celebrian's first encounter with Este in Lorien.

(With a glimpse of Finrod in the background)

 


Categories: The Silmarillion, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Celebrian, Vala: Estë
Genres: Family, Gapfiller, General
Places: Undying Lands: Aman
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 304    |    Read Count: 54
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/30/17    |    Published: 01/30/17
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At Balin's Tomb by Zdenka

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During the battle in the Chamber of Mazarbul, Gimli hears the voice of his dead kinsman Balin.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion
Genres: General
Places: Moria (Khazad-dûm)
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 474    |    Read Count: 161
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/17/17    |    Published: 01/17/17
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Crouching Dragon, Hidden Bee by elwen of the hidden valley

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Bilbo Baggins was a true gentlehobbit and would not consider it hospitable to make any guest, however large, bed down on the parlour floor.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo
Genres: General
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3701    |    Read Count: 176
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/17/17    |    Published: 01/17/17
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Winter Sons of Gondor by elwen of the hidden valley

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Boromir takes his younger brother on one last adventure before adulthood.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Action/Adventure, Childhood, General
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: 2016 December Challenge: Yule Fic Exchange
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5013    |    Read Count: 88
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/15/17    |    Published: 01/15/17
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Salt by red_lasbelin

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Erestor and Gil-galad take a mental health day at the beach.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Erestor, Elf: Gil-galad
Genres: General
Places: Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 5-Post-Fourth Age
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content
Series: 2016 December Challenge: Yule Fic Exchange
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1941    |    Read Count: 130
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/15/17    |    Published: 01/15/17
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