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A song of welcome (Aya Findekano) by Himring General
There is a scene in "Children of Hurin" in which Turin watches Fingon ride over the bridge near his home.I believe, in canon, this is meant to be about Elves being remote and elusive--but, personally, I can't image Fingon on that bridge in white and silver with his knights unless he were actually dropping...
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Regret by Lingwiloke Teens
After being re-embodied in Aman, a Noldorin exile is faced with a difficult question.
The Elf at the Bottom of the Garden by Himring General
Could Amras, son of Feanor, and Haldar, Haleth's brother, have met?  I think they could--well, in my 'verse, at any rate. Another glimpse of the early history of the Haladin, also featuring a very young Haleth.  Written both for the "Strength and Beauty" challenge at SWG and for the Ambarussa...
Dancing In The Dark by Grundy Teens
History remembers Curufin as the villain. There are a few who think better of him.  Written for the Taboo challenge. First chapter hits 'consequences' and 'ostracization and exile'. Upcoming chapters will mark off other squares. Will give warnings on chapters as appropriate.
A Light Exists in Spring by Independence1776 Teens
While living in Dorwinion, Maglor receives help in making a life-changing decision.
A Story of Seven by NelyafinweFeanorion General
A story for Feanorian week. One chapter for each brother. Based on the seven deadly sins and the seven virtues. I am an unapologetic fan of the sons of Fëanor. I find them (and their parents and extended family) to be the most fascinating, complex and morally ambiguous characters in Tolkien's writings.  I...
Faithful by Fernstrike Teens
The tenuous relationship between the King and the Elendili is coming to its breaking point. When Isildur steals the fruit of Nimloth, what follows brings the already-heavy boot of tyranny down harder upon the Faithful - especially the gifted healer, Nilûphel.
Sons of Fire and Blood by Ar-Feiniel General
A tragic poem for each tragic son of Fëanor - their glorious rise and disasterous fall. Fëanorian week 2017.
Library of Tirion
For Him I Cry by Elithien General
A farewell between Finrod and Amarie at Aman.  
Silver and Gold by Oboe-Wan General
Galadriel and Celeborn meet in Doriath
In the Seventh Age by Deborah Judge General
The final fate of Maglor son of Feanor.
Narn Gil-galad by Earonn General
The life of the last High King of the Noldor.
In Vino Veritas by Perelleth General
A conversation between Fingon and Maedhros, after Finrod’s death.
Captain Tinkerbell by Lipstick General
Maglor is in the British trenches in WW1, and he gets to meet a certain young officer with a liking for ancient mythology.
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