9 for ever fair and bright When word reaches Lindon of the less-than-normal situation in Eregion under Annatar's influence, Gil-galad sends a reluctant Elrond to investigate. This involves tea and conversation with his sort-of cousin Celebrimbor and the Maia apparently responsible for it all. Awkward? To say the least. (For AzureSkye23!)
Silmarillion, T, English, Drama & Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 15, follows: 3, 2/25/2018, Celebrimbor, Elrond, Gil-Galad, Sauron
6 Gods Will Drowse "I never thought I'd see the day I'd be telling /you/ you're too trusting." The Fifth Battle ends. There comes a great storm of wind out of the West. And Maglor and Caranthir complain.
Silmarillion, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 6, 10/6/2017, Caranthir, Maglor
7 Rhetoric (and Other Balms) The Second Kinslaying left several high-level vacancies in the command structure at Amon Ereb. Amras finds himself in need of a public relations expert. Luckily, he has the most convincing voice of the Noldor on hand - or he would, if he could just get Maglor to be of use. (Warning for mentions of glue-sniffing.)
Silmarillion, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 8k+, favs: 4, follows: 1, 8/22/2017, Amras, Maglor
4 We have hung our harps on the willow-tree The War of Wrath shattered Beleriand and the Ainu who ruled it. Melkor accepts that the pieces won't come back together. Or, Mairon can fix anything.
Silmarillion, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 4k+, favs: 11, follows: 2, 3/17/2017, Morgoth, Sauron
7 Donatio Mortis Causa /a deathbed gift, to take irrevocable effect upon the donor's dissolution, or to be returned if he survives his affliction./ "It's a beautiful ring." With Sauron in chains, Celebrimbor has a decision to make. (A companion piece to AzureSkye23's AU 'Aqua Regia')
Silmarillion, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 16, follows: 5, 2/25/2017, Celebrimbor, Sauron
5 Postliminium \ˌpōs(t)lə ˈminēəm\ n. : rule of international law under which persons or things taken by an enemy are, after re-capture, restored to their original purpose. "It's the star of the House of Fëanáro. It's my heritage." Sauron, Celebrimbor, and redemption, featuring the Doors of Durin.
Silmarillion, T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 17, follows: 3, 1/10/2017, Celebrimbor, Sauron
18 The Tragical History of Dr Faustus » The problem with being an Avenger is that she was born part of a different team. Wanda grieves, remembers - and doesn't really train.
Avengers, T, English, Angst & Drama, chapters: 2, words: 7k+, favs: 7, follows: 9, updated: 7/20/2015 published: 6/24/2015, Black Widow/Natasha R., Captain America/Steve R., Wanda M./Scarlet Witch, Pietro M./Quicksilver
16 Lilies Come From Bulbs Early in the Fourth Age, Sauron tries to recover in Aman. Yavanna knows why it isn't working. Stand-alone AU. For AzureSkye23. :)
Silmarillion, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 30, follows: 4, 4/20/2015, Sauron, Yavanna
13 Where the Worm Dies Not Maedhros believes in pyres. (a story about decay)
Silmarillion, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 4k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, 4/6/2015, Amras, Amrod, Maedhros, Maglor
14 A case of gangrene "I rue the day I strapped bows to my soldiers and boots to their feet and dragged them out under the cold sky to claim Dragon-gold." Thranduil wishes diplomacy would work. (Warning for The Silmarillion.) Canon!Thranduil
Hobbit, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 15, follows: 2, 1/25/2015, Gandalf, Elvenking Thranduil
7 entropy After the Aether, Jane can't stand a mess.
Thor, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 10, follows: 3, 11/6/2014
84The Wary Eye » ...sees life differently: the fall of the house of Fëanor as told from the perspective of Maedhros' psychotic wife.
Silmarillion, T, English, Horror & Tragedy, chapters: 20, words: 47k+, favs: 16, follows: 20, updated: 6/11/2014 published: 4/1/2012, OC, Maedhros
13 The scorpion doesn't burn "You see, I am a blind artist, and I find myself in darkness, always." Sauron, Aragorn, and the Orthanc-stone: a story about self-destruction. Silmarillion minutiae included.
Lord of the Rings, T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 3k+, favs: 30, follows: 4, 4/18/2014, Aragorn, Sauron
10 Grey Curtain "I tried to save the Shire, and it has been saved, but not for me. It must often be so... when things are in danger, someone has to give them up, lose them, so that others may keep them." (Part of the Autumn Intervention.)
Lord of the Rings, T, English, Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 4, 11/28/2013, Frodo B.
216 The Envelope » I'd be lying if I told you that Crackers was normal *before* her favourite author showed up and enlisted her in a program that would grant her wishes, but her life was about to cast off any semblance of the word... Part of the Plush Toy Collaboration
Silmarillion, K+, English, Adventure & Humor, chapters: 20, words: 42k+, favs: 45, follows: 33, updated: 7/14/2013 published: 12/31/2011, Curufin, Eöl, Maedhros, OC
4 blank There is a letter Indis shouldn't be writing. A belated birthday fic for Galad Estel! :)
Silmarillion, K+, English, Angst & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, 7/11/2013, Indis, Nerdanel
4 The shadow and the gold /I shiver still./ Loki doesn't belong here. Or anywhere. A gapfiller of sorts, and a birthday fic for The Wayfaring Strangers. :)
Thor, K+, English, Angst & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 8, 6/27/2013, Loki
6 The Darkness That Remains "But what is light, in the end?" A requiem in two perspectives, and a birthday fic for Russingon5Eva. :) Silmarillion references included.
Lord of the Rings, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 10, 5/27/2013, Gandalf, Sauron
6 Three Good Reasons We're always bored at feasts, Glor and I... which is how Arwen and Aragorn's wedding dinner turned into proof of his affinity for wine. A (rather crack!y) birthday present for LadyErestor83. :)
Lord of the Rings, K+, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 11, follows: 3, 5/4/2013, Erestor, Glorfindel, Peregrin T., Aragorn
7 Patience "They will return." After the disappearance of the ships from Araman, Turgon disputes Fingon's faith. A belated birthday fic for Mornen. :)
Silmarillion, K+, English, Drama & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 4, follows: 1, 4/5/2013, Fingon, Turgon