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All Aflame by lindahoyland Teens
Galadriel and Celeborn enjoy a romantic moment
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Challenges: 30-Day Character Study by oshun Author Chooses Not to Rate
I am going to use this space for my contributions: meta, notes, links to stories, and links to artwork. (Actually short stories will get their own space, but snippets or ficlets might be posted only here.) Rating will be teens or lower, but I do not want to think or self-censor--not likely I will go...
Broken faith by Harnatano General
When Curufin remembers his wife.
I'll Be Yours If You'll Be Mine by NelyafinweFeanorion General
  Modern setting AU. Maedhros/Fingon. Maedhros owns a bookstore. Fingon is in grad school. Expect appearances from varied members of the House of Finwë. Except Finwë--he's already dead in this story. This is a modern take on how Maedhros and Fingon meet and develop a relationship. Brothers...
Morning Mist and Silver Sun by StarSpray Teens
A place to store drabbles and ficlets, mostly written for various prompts.
Little Spiders in the Woods by LadyBrooke Teens
Morwë and Nurwë may have been left behind with the rest of their family with no knowledge of events in Valinor (and little of what happens in Doriath), but the servants of Morgoth roam their woods as well.
The Death of Finw by oshun General
Fëanor, summoned out of banishment by the Valar, arrives at the home of Eärwen and Finarfin the day before Manwë’s long to be remembered high feast on Taniquetil. No one knows what to expect from the Valar, but they certainly least of all expected the darkening of Valinor and the...
Ran at the Hill of Slain by Zdenka Teens
Dying on Haudh-en-Ndengin, Rían has a prophetic vision and sings one last song of defiance.
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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