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Carved in the Mind by Himring

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In Nargothrond, Turin tells Finduilas, daughter of Orodreth, how, when he was a boy in Dor-lomin, he made friends with Sador, a crippled woodworker.

Finduilas tries to share something with Turin in her turn.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin
Characters: As a Group: Edain, Edain: Túrin, Elf: Finduilas
Genres: Childhood, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Gapfiller
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: 82. 2014 June Bunny Hutch challenge
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 875    |    Read Count: 1111
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/21/14    |    Published: 06/21/14
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Like the Voice of an Old Friend by Himring

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Maglor, son of Feanor, encounters the Aldudenie, the famous lament for the Two Trees composed by the Vanya Elemmire.

But what does it mean to him?

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: As a Group: Elves, Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: Character study
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1285    |    Read Count: 1469
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/26/14    |    Published: 05/26/14
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River-Mother and River-Daughter by Zdenka

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Before the Sun or Moon rose, the River-mother sang to the waters and they awoke.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Adventures of Tom Bombadil
Characters: Other: Goldberry, Other: Melian, Other: Tom Bombadil
Genres: Gapfiller, General, Short story
Places: The Old Forest, Beleriand
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age, 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3459    |    Read Count: 1944
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/23/14    |    Published: 05/23/14
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Green Eggs and Silmarils by Zdenka

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A silly retelling of the Silmarillion in the style of Dr. Seuss.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: As a Group: The Valar, Elf: Fëanor, Half-Elven: Eärendil the Mariner, Other: Morgoth/Melkor
Genres: Crack fic, General, Humor, Parody
Places: Beleriand, Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 453    |    Read Count: 944
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/31/14    |    Published: 03/31/14
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By the Rivers of Beleriand by Zdenka

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As the end of their journey nears, Rían remembers Dorthonion.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Edain: Morwen, Edain: Rían
Genres: Gapfiller, General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 559    |    Read Count: 1086
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/19/14    |    Published: 03/19/14
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Patience by Linaewen

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Tuor contemplates his captivity.

Categories: The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: Edain: Tuor
Genres: Character study, Drabble or Drabble series
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 196    |    Read Count: 571
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/14/14    |    Published: 03/14/14
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Paths of Exile by Zdenka

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Moments on a Fëanorian’s journey, from the Oath to the fall of Ost-in-Edhil. (A sequence of six drabbles.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: Original Female Character
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Gapfiller, General
Places: Beleriand, Eregion/Hollin, Undying Lands: Aman
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age, 2-Second Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: The Arrow For Its Swiftness: Misadventures of a Fëanorian
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 657    |    Read Count: 227
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/27/14    |    Published: 02/27/14
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The Messengers of Celegorm by Zdenka

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After Lúthien’s capture by Celegorm, the Silmarillion says “Celegorm sent messengers to Thingol urging his suit” and “Thingol was wrathful” (understandably!). But what happened to the messengers? (A sequence of eight drabbles.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Gapfiller, General
Places: Beleriand, Eregion/Hollin
Times: 1-First Age, 2-Second Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 8. character death
Series: The Arrow For Its Swiftness: Misadventures of a Fëanorian
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 866    |    Read Count: 1571
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/27/13    |    Published: 12/27/13
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Finding Fear by Erulisse

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Two times that Maglor found fear and one time he did not.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Drama
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 8. character death
Series: 75. 2013 November Challenge: Lost and Found
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 301    |    Read Count: 569
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/27/13    |    Published: 12/27/13
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Jagged Edges by Ellfine

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One night during the War of Wrath, King Arafinwë of the Noldor takes his first ride aboard Vingilot.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Finarfin, Elf: Ingwion, Half-Elven: Eärendil the Mariner
Genres: Drama
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: 74. 2013 October Challenge: One Picture is Worth a Thousand Words
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1050    |    Read Count: 375
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/27/13    |    Published: 12/27/13
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Catch the Waves by Zdenka

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Celebrimbor, his family, and unfixable problems. (Triple drabble.)

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: 75. 2013 November Challenge: Lost and Found
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 303    |    Read Count: 674
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/29/13    |    Published: 11/29/13
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Master of Mischief by Kitt Otter

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Círdan gives a commentary on the Noldor princes, Lúthien has an idea, and Thingol throws pillows.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Círdan, Elf: Elu Thingol, Other: Melian
Genres: Humor
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: early
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1876    |    Read Count: 698
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/13/13    |    Published: 10/13/13
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Feature The Shipwright Shrugs by Kitt Otter

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Short whatnots and nonsense about Círdan, spanning from Cuiviénen to Forever.

1 – Rhyme of the Finwion: Thingol muddles the Noldor lords’ disturbingly similar names. Diplomatic ruin? Not with Círdan to the rescue!

2 – Nowë’s Ark: It’s the War of Wrath. And Yavanna has a wee little job for Círdan…

3 – Lavender’s Blue: Círdan chats with the blue-eyed, perfumed ex-lieutenant of Morgoth.

4 - Hunting by Number: Finrod and Círdan learn where they fall on Morgoth’s hit-list.

5 - Waiting: Nowë makes four promises to his brother. 500 words fixed length.

6 - Vertigo: Finrod and Círdan visit Barad Nimras, where it is learned that neither is without his phobias.

7 - The Way the Tide Flows: Círdan tells two visitors a tale about the Second Age and the choice that determined everything after.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Círdan, Elf: Elu Thingol, Elf: Finrod Felagund, Elf: Gil-galad, Half-Elven: Elrond, Other: Sauron/Annatar/the Dark Lord, Vala: Yavanna
Genres: Drama, Humor
Places: Beleriand, Mordor: the Black Gate/Morannon, The Grey Havens/Mithlond
Times: 1-First Age, 1-First Age: early, 1-First Age: middle, 1-First Age: late, 1-First Age: the War of Wrath, 2-Second Age, 2-Second Age: early, 2-Second Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 7    |    Word count: 8141    |    Read Count: 4352
Completed: No    |    Updated: 10/13/13    |    Published: 07/01/11
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The Legacy of Love by Rhapsody

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After having found his shelter on the isle of Balar, a messenger delivers a memory from the past.

Categories: The Silmarillion, Challenge Stories
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Tragedy
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: 71. 2013 July Challenge: Fixed-Length Ficlets "Time in a Bottle"
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 270    |    Read Count: 649
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/28/13    |    Published: 09/28/13
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Competition by Raksha The Demon

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Before she became the Lady of Lothlórien, Galadriel was called Nerwen, and Artanis, and lived for a time in the hidden land of Doriath, where Thingol and Melian held court.  This is a 900-word short story of a day when the athletic and ambitious Artanis ran a race and found that the best prizes are often the ones least expected.  Cameo appearance by Lúthien.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Lúthien
Genres: Gapfiller, General, Romance-het, Short story
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1012    |    Read Count: 739
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/04/13    |    Published: 08/04/13
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Shared Knowledge by Himring

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Another incarnation of the Elessar: we hear that an elfstone was made by Enerdhil of Gondolin for Idril.

In this story Celebrimbor, son of Curufin, speaks with Enerdhil in Vinyamar, just before the latter's departure to Gondolin.

 

Categories: The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth, Unfinished Tales
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor
Genres: Angst, Friendship, Gapfiller
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: Bits of Elven Glass
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 987    |    Read Count: 1058
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/12/13    |    Published: 07/12/13
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Kismet by Keiliss

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Orodreth and Celebrimbor find that life can change in the blink of an eye when Galadriel intervenes.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Celebrimbor, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Orodreth
Genres: Character study, Family
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1530    |    Read Count: 765
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/12/13    |    Published: 07/12/13
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Safety's Price by Keiliss

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The price of life in the golden cage.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Glorfindel
Genres: Character study
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1015    |    Read Count: 821
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/09/13    |    Published: 07/09/13
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Another Future by Keiliss

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A chance encounter during a ball leaves Glorfindel with a deeper understanding of himself and the world he lives in.

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Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Ecthelion, Elf: Erestor, Elf: Glorfindel
Genres: Drama, Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 7425    |    Read Count: 942
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/04/13    |    Published: 06/04/13
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Spring Came Late That Year by Himring

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Maedhros and Elrond:

Maedhros is trying, he really is. But the past gets in the way.

 

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maedhros, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: Angst, Family, Stream-of-conciousness
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: Doom, Gloom and Maedhros
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 147    |    Read Count: 207
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/18/13    |    Published: 05/18/13
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While These Visions Did Appear by Oshun

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These are my responses in graphic format to B2MeM 2013 prompts.

If we shadows have offended,
Think but this, and all is mended,
That you have but slumber'd here
While these visions did appear.
--
Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream

Categories: Artwork, The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: Ainur, As a Group: Dwarves, As a Group: Edain, As a Group: Elves, As a Group: Númenóreans, As a Group: Sons of Fëanor, As a Group: Teleri, Edain: Beren, Elf: Fëanor, Elf: Lúthien, Elf: Maedhros, Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Eärendil the Mariner, Númenórean: Ar-Pharazôn, Other: Glaurung, Other: Morgoth/Melkor, Other: Sauron/Annatar/the Dark Lord, Vala: Varda
Genres: Artwork: photomanip
Places: Angband, Beleriand, Númenor, Other place in Arda
Times: 1-First Age, 1-First Age: middle, 1-First Age: late, 2-Second Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 13    |    Word count: 602    |    Read Count: 7940
Completed: No    |    Updated: 04/09/13    |    Published: 04/09/13
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Desire, unfulfilled by Nath

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For years upon years, Daeron played for Lúthien as she danced in the woods of Doriath.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Daeron
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Drama
Places: Beleriand, Eriador
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age
Warnings: None
Series: 65. 2013 February Challenge: The Dark Side of Love
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 816    |    Read Count: 1120
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/23/13    |    Published: 02/23/13
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The Walls Will Serve by Himring

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A series of three vignettes, set beside the springs of Little Gelion below Himring Hill, written for Gwailome.
i. Maedhros decides to build a fortress on Himring Hill (Maedhros, original characters)
ii. After the Dagor Bragollach, Maedhros shows Himring to his cousin (Maedhros/Fingon)
iii. In the Second Age, Elrond visits Tol Himling (Elrond, Arminas, Erestor)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: As a Group: Noldor, Elf: Erestor, Elf: Fingon, Elf: Maedhros, Half-Elven: Elrond
Genres: Angst, Character study, Family, Vignette
Places: Beleriand
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied
Series: Doom, Gloom and Maedhros
Chapters: 3    |    Word count: 1964    |    Read Count: 368
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/10/13    |    Published: 02/10/13
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Survivor by Nath

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What did the War of Wrath look like for those caught up in its effects?

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: the War of Wrath, 2-Second Age: early
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1577    |    Read Count: 832
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/10/13    |    Published: 02/10/13
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The Wings of Blue Butterflies by Certh

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*edited* Tom Bombadil recalls glimpses of a blue brooch from years past.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Lúthien, Númenórean: Elros, Other: Melian, Other: Tom Bombadil
Genres: Drama, Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: Arnor, Beleriand
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age, 2-Second Age: late, 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 795    |    Read Count: 1442
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/09/13    |    Published: 02/09/13
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