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Stories, Familiar and Rare by Larner

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Before he left the Shire, during an unexpected last visit to Brandy Hall, Frodo told one last tale to the Hall's children, honoring the wisest person he knew.

Categories: The Hobbit, Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings, History of Middle-earth
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Orcs, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Other: Shelob
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Character study, Coming of Age, Drama, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Short story, Tragedy
Places: Mordor: Cirith Ungol, The Shire: Brandy Hall
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 3. violence, 5. mild sexual content, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 23594    |    Read Count: 171
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/23/15    |    Published: 03/18/15
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The Not-so-Simple Samwise Gamgee by Larner

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His name translates to Half-wise.  But is Samwise Gamgee anywhere as simple as his name implies?

Categories: History of Middle-earth, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, As a Group: Gondorians, As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Ruffians, Bree-lander: Barliman Butterbur, Elf: Gildor Inglorion, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Hobbit: Bolger: Fredegar "Fatty", Other: Bill the Pony, Other: Tom Bombadil
Genres: Essay (non-fiction)
Places: Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Eriador, Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Mordor, Mordor: Cirith Ungol, The Grey Havens/Mithlond, The Shire, The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: 72. 2013 August Challenge: Non-Fiction
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5880    |    Read Count: 1226
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/08/13    |    Published: 09/08/13
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Light Thought Lost by Larner

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Four individuals find themselves considering the appearance of the Ringbearer.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Gondorians, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin, Other: Gwaihir, Other: Landroval
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Short story, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Ithilien, Mordor, Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3192    |    Read Count: 257
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/03/13    |    Published: 08/03/13
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Coalesced Diffusion by Thundera Tiger

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Nine Fellowship members, twenty-five word prompts apiece. An exercise in concentrated minimalism that spans the journey of each Fellowship member as they play their own part in the quest to destroy the Ring. Final chapter - Gimli

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study
Places: Bree, Lothlórien, Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Moria (Khazad-dûm), Rivendell/Imladris, The Old Forest, Amon Sûl/Weathertop, Caradhras, Eregion/Hollin, Eriador, Fangorn Forest, Gondor, Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Gondor: the Pelennor, Mordor, Mordor: Cirith Ungol, Mordor: the Black Gate/Morannon, Paths of the Dead, Rohan: Edoras, Rohan: Helm's Deep, Rohan: Isengard, The Misty Mountains, The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 9    |    Word count: 12760    |    Read Count: 3235
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/13/13    |    Published: 06/25/13
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Will You Crawl, Too? by AStarryNight

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In the bleakness of Mordor, one who has no hope finds a reason to pray.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series
Places: Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 799    |    Read Count: 1080
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/14/12    |    Published: 10/14/12
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And Bilbo makes 10! by Nath

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Bilbo joins the Fellowship (short AU; 500 words as counted in Word - kinda dark)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo
Genres: Alternate Universe
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 8. character death
Series: Different roads
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 541    |    Read Count: 1417
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/29/12    |    Published: 07/29/12
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Conversation in the Dark by Arwen75

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Gollum goes to see Shelob.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: Hobbit: Gollum/Sméagol, Other: Shelob
Genres: Gapfiller
Places: Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: LOTR Community Challenges, 53. 2012 May Challenge "Bunny Hutch"
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 301    |    Read Count: 675
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/17/12    |    Published: 05/17/12
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He May Come Back by Joy201221

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 Cirith Ungol. Gollum`s  near repentance is not checked by Sam, for it is Frodo who wakes first.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo
Genres: Drama
Places: Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 504    |    Read Count: 1093
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/23/12    |    Published: 02/23/12
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Feature Mordor Vacationland by Stefaniab

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Five years after the defeat of Sauron, Aragorn's eye turns again to Mordor. This time he wonders if the neighbor to the East has natural resources that could improve the Reunited Kingdom's flagging economy. Little does he know that the would be queen of the orcs has her own plans to improve the fate of her destroyed homeland.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Orcs, Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Gondorian: Bergil son of Beregond, Gondorian: Elboron, Gondorian: Eldarion, Gondorian: Elphir, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Hurin of the Keys, Gondorian: Imrahil, Prince of Dol Amroth, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Action/Adventure, Humor, Novel
Places: Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Gondor, Gondor: Ithilien, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Gondor: Osgiliath, Harad, Mordor, Mordor: Cirith Ungol, Mordor: Minas Morgul
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2603    |    Read Count: 297
Completed: No    |    Updated: 07/06/11    |    Published: 07/06/11
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Feature Voices of Middle-Earth by Armariel

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Poems, songs and dramatic monologues from the viewpoints of various Tolkien characters.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin, Other: Saruman/Cúrunir/Sharkey, Other: Witch King of Angmar, Rohirrim: Éowyn, Rohirrim: Gríma Wormtongue, Rohirrim: Théoden
Genres: Poetry
Places: Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Rivendell/Imladris, Eriador, Gondor, Mordor, Mordor: Cirith Ungol, Other place in Arda, Rohan: Isengard, The Shire, Undying Lands: Tol Eressëa
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 45    |    Word count: 10105    |    Read Count: 48847
Completed: No    |    Updated: 04/19/11    |    Published: 08/08/10
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Feature "Samwise at Cirith Ungol" by Dreamflower

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Art Gallery, calligraphy, reflecting Sam's "darkest time" and his overcoming it in hope.

Categories: Artwork, Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Angst, Artwork: calligraphy
Places: Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: If It's Trewsday It Must Be Buckland...
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 105    |    Read Count: 1761
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/30/11    |    Published: 03/30/11
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Feature On the Stairs of Cirith Ungol by lbilover

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When Sam falls asleep, Gollum lays a trap to turn Frodo against Sam. Will he succeed?

Categories: Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Gollum/Sméagol
Genres: Alternate Universe, Angst, Character study, Friendship, Gapfiller
Places: Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: 14. 2009 May Challenge: Fix the Movies
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2701    |    Read Count: 1108
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/29/10    |    Published: 01/29/10
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Feature Tip of the Thorn by nancylea57

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Book:    “He was naked, lying as if in a swoon on a heap of filthy rags: his arms flung up, shielding his head and across his side there ran an ugly whip-weal.”

 

Movie:  “We best find you some clothes. You can’t go walking through Mordor in naught but your skin.” (Ps. At this point he’s still in some form of trousers.)

Categories: Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Gapfiller
Places: Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: 14. 2009 May Challenge: Fix the Movies
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 103    |    Read Count: 1181
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/25/10    |    Published: 01/25/10
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Feature In Darkness Buried Deep by Dreamflower

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Frodo and Sam and Cirith Ungol
(A double drabble)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo
Genres: Angst, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Friendship, Gapfiller
Places: Mordor: Cirith Ungol
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes
Series: 12. 2009 March Challenge: The Ides of March
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 194    |    Read Count: 1069
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/20/09    |    Published: 08/20/09
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