2Stay Out of Trouble by adaon45 Takes place near the beginning of book 2 of the Prydain Chronicles. Dallben's musings on fate and human choice, as he waits at Caer Dallben after the warriors depart to destroy the Black Cauldron.
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, Drama & Angst, words: 4k+, favs: 1, 6/19
24The Wolf in the Evening Sun » by Skyboy91 A tale based on Lloyd Alexander's Chronicles of Prydain; recounting the story from Prince Gwydion's point of view.
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, Fantasy, chapters: 5, words: 31k+, favs: 7, follows: 5, updated: 6/19 published: 8/31/2020
169The Scion » by ZosiaDetroit ***EDITED ENDING June 2021: new Ch. 35, revised Ch. 36*** Spliced into a new life, fighting against steep odds and surrounded by strangers, who do you trust, and how much? How much faith do you put in your own instincts and abilities? Taran and Eilonwy navigate their first year as High King and Queen.
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 38, words: 182k+, favs: 9, follows: 7, updated: 6/12 published: 5/17/2020
10To Keep an Iron Crown » by ZosiaDetroit Evil is not born, but chosen. Life spirals back on itself darkly. A series of Achren-centric vignettes.
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, Tragedy & Drama, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 3, updated: 3/27 published: 1/18/2020
10Autumn in Caer Dathyl » by Prydainer Surprises await Eilonwy and Taran after his return from an expedition. (early post-High King)
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, chapters: 4, words: 10k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 1/17 published: 1/3
2The Nursemaid by Prydainer The past is ever present when Taran and Eilonwy have their first child. A rather quick glimpse into a situation that presents many interesting questions...that I sadly don't have enough time/energy to write about these days. But couldn't resist a sneak peek into their lives at this point.
Lloyd Alexander, K, English, Family & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 11/16/2020
3The Forging of a Legend » by Skyboy91 A prequel to the Wolf in the Evening Sun - the story of Govannion the Lame and the forging of the sword Dyrnwyn. This is written hopefully in the style of LA's "The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain."
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, Fantasy, chapters: 2, words: 17k+, favs: 2, updated: 11/4/2020 published: 11/2/2020
2The Road to Caer Dathyl by Prydainer On the first night away from Caer Dallben, a couple sensitive subjects come up for Eilonwy and Taran. (Thanks to CW for the notes.)
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, Romance & Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 10/27/2020
3Last Week at Caer Dallben (After the Wedding Night) by Prydainer The week immediately after the end of The High King. A follow-up to CompanionWanderer's excellent piece, "Tangled Up Whole": /s/13659940/1/Tangled-Up-Whole. Great thanks to her for the imaginative foundation of this piece in that story and her other Prydain fan fiction.
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 10/20/2020
5 Evening The Odds by Shieldmaiden124 Achren has known /of/ Gwydion for a long time, but meeting him in person is always a little different than one expects. This is a peek inside the world of Achren, how she and Gwydion collide, and the ensuing path to Oeth-Anoeth.
Chronicles of Prydain, T, English, Fantasy & Drama, words: 5k+, favs: 1, 8/18/2020
5 No Need for Armor » by ZosiaDetroit Pre-canon one-shot. In which Achren attempts to seduce Gwydion, and finds the tables turned... then turned again. Please note that this story brushes up against an M rating. It is not explicit, and the outward action is a vehicle for a deeper character analysis, but the framing situation is, nevertheless, mature.
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, Romance, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 3, updated: 12/31/2019 published: 12/26/2019
3When We Shed Our Skins by ZosiaDetroit One-shot, missing scene from Taran Wanderer. Fflewddur and Llyan wait out a snowstorm during their journey back from Caer Dallben to Craddoc's cottage. The veil of magic is briefly pulled aside. (This dovetails with The Scion, and will make more sense after reading that - preferably, read this first.)
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 2, 11/3/2019
28 Opening Chords » by ZosiaDetroit How do you stay in-tune when the song suddenly changes? When a chance brush with enchantment alters the course of his life, the young Fflewddur Fflam struggles to find balance between his own nature and the responsibilities of a crown he never expected to wear. Multi-chapter prequel to "The Truthful Harp."
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, Angst & Humor, chapters: 11, words: 25k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 8/30/2019 published: 8/20/2019
38On a Weaver's Loom » by Prydain's Chief Lurker Fears unspoken, desires untold, their circumstances braid and blend like the threads on a weaver's loom.
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, Angst, chapters: 11, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 4, updated: 6/16/2019 published: 11/8/2013
24 Images in a Bauble » by Sophia E Drabble challenge for the Bards of Prydain. 1. Fflewddur and Adaon; 2. Arawn visits Pryderi; 3. Queen Teleria, After the Battle; 4. Achren, The Crucible; 5. Taran, Summer's Day; 6. Eilonwy, Labyrinth.
Lloyd Alexander, K, English, Drama & Fantasy, chapters: 6, words: 3k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, updated: 12/16/2013 published: 3/13/2013
7 The Worst Winter by Belfast Docks Stuck at Mona Castle during Yuletide, Eilonwy is forced to engage in celebrations she doesn't feel a part of, and reflects on the person she misses the most. [Eilonwy x Taran]
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 4k+, favs: 14, follows: 3, 11/30/2013
6 Hope by adaon45 Prydain drabble. The death of Eilonwy's mother, as described by the evil Morda in ch. 8 of Taran Wanderer, but here from Angharad's perspective. Also draws on the backstory of Angharad's elopement in "The True Enchanter" from The Foundling and Other Tales of Prydain.
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, words: 428, favs: 2, 3/5/2013
8 Distracted by Belfast Docks He worried his lower lip for a second, before saying cautiously, "I can explain." [Taran x Eilonwy] [Fluff]
Lloyd Alexander, K+, English, Family & Adventure, words: 1k+, favs: 32, follows: 3, 7/25/2011
9 True Milestones by Belfast Docks It was always the littlest things that broke the surface of her mind. Never the life-changing events that had shaped their adolescence, like saving all of Prydain. [Taran x Eilonwy]
Lloyd Alexander, T, English, Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 26, follows: 2, 5/19/2011
9 Dreams » by PrydainViolet A little story during Taran Wanderer about Taran's thoughts after he has found his father and has told Fflewddur that Eilonwy should forget him. CH.2, Taran's illness. I do not own the Prydain Chronicles, it's characters or any affiliates.
Lloyd Alexander, K, English, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 9, follows: 5, updated: 5/10/2010 published: 11/19/2006