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Genres: Experimental
Other Results: 4 Podfics, 7 Series

Stories

Taking Readings I by Himring

Rated: Author Chooses Not to Rate | [Comments - 9]
Summary:

Very short pieces set in Beleriand or Valinor, some of which are slightly experimental.

Now added: Shadowy Cloak (Beren and Luthien, after the fall of Tol-in-Gaurhoth)


Characters: Adanel, Aegnor, Andreth, Aredhel, Aulë, Beren, Caranthir, Celeborn, Celebrían, Círdan, Curufin, Durin, Elrond, Elves, Elwing, Eärendil, Eöl, Fëanor, Finduilas, Fingon, Finrod Felagund, Indis, Lúthien Tinúviel, Maeglin, Míriel Serindë, Nahar, Nerdanel, Oromë, Telchar, Tuor, Vána, Varda, Voronwë, Yavanna
Challenges: B2MeM 2011, B2MeM 2012, B2MeM 2016, Companies, Clubs, and Cliques
Genres: Experimental, Fixed-length Ficlet, General
Warnings: Author Chooses Not to Warn
Series: None
Chapters: 19 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 3304     Read Count: 13100
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Published: February 25, 2012     Updated: December 28, 2016


Tales of Middle-Earth by tinni

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 5]
Summary:

A set of stories that retell Greek, Indian, Chinese and Japanese myths and legends, not to mention Brother's Grimm fairy tales, in Middle-earth with Tolkien's characters. Current selection include Iadel, The Mighty Singer, Living Stone, Minstrels,  The Woe of a Maiden who loved Legolas, The day the sun didn't rise and Gemini.


Characters: Curufin, Daeron, Eluréd, Elurín, Fëanor, Maglor, Nerdanel, Sons of Fëanor
Challenges: None
Genres: Drama, Experimental, General, Poetry, Romance
Warnings: Mature Themes, Violence--Mild
Series: None
Chapters: 7 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 5229     Read Count: 6004
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Published: December 29, 2008     Updated: December 29, 2008


Tales of Thanksgiving: A Drabble Collection by Dawn Felagund

Rated: Adult | [Comments - 6]
Summary: Series of fixed-length ficlets written as holiday gifts for friends in 2006. Content varies for each drabble, so please heed the warnings posted at the top of each. Adult-rated ficlets are marked with an asterisk (*). MEFA 2007 winner: 3rd Place, First Age and Prior.
Characters: Amras, Amrod, Caranthir, Celegorm, Eärwen, Fëanor, Finarfin, Fingolfin, Fingon, Finrod Felagund, Finwë, Haleth, Maedhros, Maglor, Mahtan, Nerdanel, Original Character(s), Rúmil (Valinor), Sons of Fëanor
Challenges: Gift of a Story
Genres: Drama, Experimental, Fixed-length Ficlet, General, Romance
Warnings: Mature Themes, Sexual Content--Moderate, Violence--Moderate
Series: None
Chapters: 25 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 11978     Read Count: 35516
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Published: June 03, 2007     Updated: June 03, 2007


The Anatomy of Orcs by MisbehavingMaiar

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 0]
Summary:

An academic essay composed by an unnamed Numenorian naturalist; (an open-minded lady of the court of Ar-Adûnakhôr) concerning the biology and habits of Orcs. (Illustrated


Characters: Númenóreans, Orcs, Original Character(s)
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental, General, Science Fiction
Warnings: Mature Themes, Sexual Content--Moderate, Violence--Moderate
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 1571     Read Count: 767
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Published: April 19, 2014     Updated: April 19, 2014


The Bard's lost scrolls by Rhapsody

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 2]
Summary:

For B2MEM2012 I wrote many pieces for two Maglor in History Cards, per request of Keiliss. Join me on a travel through time to see how he would have viewed events that were prompted on these two bingo cards.


Characters: Maglor
Challenges: B2MeM 2012
Genres: Adventure, Drama, Experimental, Fixed-length Ficlet
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 4 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 925     Read Count: 3522
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Published: April 13, 2012     Updated: April 13, 2012


The Book of Short Tales by Lyra

Rated: Adult | [Comments - 85]
Summary: A place to store short stories, ficlets and challenge responses that don't really warrant being archived on their own.

Newly Added: "A bittersweet reunion". While preparing for the War of Wrath, Finarfin has the most important meeting of them all.
Characters: Amandil, Aredhel, Aulë, Azaghâl, Beren, Caranthir, Curufin, Daeron, Durin, Dwarves, Elwing, Fëanor, Finarfin, Fingolfin, Finrod Felagund, Galadriel, Haleth, Idril, Maedhros, Maglor, Melian, Melkor, Nerdanel, Olwë, Original Character(s), Sons of Fëanor, Ungoliant, Vairë, Varda
Challenges: B2MeM 2010, B2MeM 2011, B2MeM 2012, B2MeM 2013, With a Bit of Fairy Dust
Genres: Crossover, Drama, Experimental, General
Warnings: Violence--Mild, Violence--Moderate
Series: None
Chapters: 31 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 28070     Read Count: 45563
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Published: March 08, 2011     Updated: March 31, 2016


The Doggerland Skull by Huinare

Rated: General | [Comments - 2]
Summary:

Two academics discuss a recently-excavated prehistoric skeleton.

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Written for B2MeM 2015, in response to a prompt by Samtyr about a contemporary archaeological discovery proving the past existence of Elves + Elves still living covertly in Middle-earth.


Characters: Original Character(s)
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental, General
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 868     Read Count: 781
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Published: April 09, 2015     Updated: April 09, 2015


The Great Divide by ALark

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 3]
Summary:

The Avari of Taur Romen find themselves caught in the turmoil of the Third age just before the War of the Ring gets in full swing. In ages passed they were able to avoid the conflict between Sauron and the Free Peoples of Middle Earth,but that time is long past. the War of the Ring is on the horizon, leaving their leader, Hensilien, only one ultimatum: solicit the help of their kin in the west of whom they have habored resentment for since the First Sundering or watch their forest die at the hands of the shadow and count down to their own annihilation by the forces of Sauron.

 


Characters: Avari, Celeborn, Elrond, Galadriel, Glorfindel
Challenges: None
Genres: Drama, Experimental
Warnings: Expletive Language
Series: None
Chapters: 2 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 4151     Read Count: 1422
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Published: April 24, 2013     Updated: May 05, 2013


The heart of a father is a masterpiece of nature by Harnatano

Rated: General | [Comments - 2]
Summary:

A short piece about young Celebrimbor and his father, being happy in Aman. 


Characters: Celebrimbor, Curufin
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental, General
Warnings: Author Chooses Not to Warn
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 1588     Read Count: 281
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Published: November 15, 2015     Updated: November 15, 2015


The Journal of Alatáriel, Missionary by Clodia

Rated: General | [Comments - 7]
Summary:

Being a fantastical account of the Lady Galadriel’s journey to Middle-earth by an unknown author; edited and with critical comments by Erestor and Melinna of Ered Luin; preface by the Lord Celeborn of Lórinand, formerly of Doriath, Sirion and Eregion. 

MEFA 2010 Third Place (Times: First Age and Prior: Noldorin Elves).


Characters: Celeborn, Erestor, Fëanor, Galadriel, Olwë, Original Character(s), Sons of Fëanor
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 7 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 10992     Read Count: 6577
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Published: January 17, 2010     Updated: February 10, 2010


The Kindler Explains Space to the Children by Elleth

Rated: General | [Comments - 2]
Summary:

The Starkindler reminisces on the Beyond - and hopes. 


Characters: Varda
Challenges: End Is the Beginning, Parting's Sorrow, Wish upon a Star
Genres: Experimental, Fixed-length Ficlet, General
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 291     Read Count: 279
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Published: February 15, 2015     Updated: February 15, 2015


The Little Boy by LadyBrooke

Rated: General | [Comments - 2]
Summary:

Once upon a time, a little boy made his mother a promise.


Characters: Eldalótë, Orodreth
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental
Warnings: Character Death
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 597     Read Count: 211
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Published: July 15, 2013     Updated: July 15, 2013


The Seventh Avenger by ElrondsScribe

Rated: General | [Comments - 0]
Summary:

This is the tale of how an Elf became an Avenger, and what exactly that means to him. AU, obviously. From just before The Avengers to Civil War, probably through Infinity War eventually.

Strictly bookverse Tolkien, strictly movie-verse Avengers.


Characters: Glorfindel
Challenges: None
Genres: Crossover, Experimental
Warnings: Character Death, Violence--Moderate
Series: None
Chapters: 14 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 34170     Read Count: 3116
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Published: March 01, 2016     Updated: June 30, 2017


The Supreme Artist by belegur

Rated: Adult | [Comments - 4]
Summary:

The Darkening of Valinor from Melkor's perspective. Now also from Turgon's perspective, but still a lot of Melkor in here!

 

 


Characters: None
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental
Warnings: ***Torture
Series: None
Chapters: 6 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 7475     Read Count: 2871
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Published: August 30, 2013     Updated: December 27, 2014


The Tapestries by Dawn Felagund

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 2]
Summary:

Shortly after his death, Fëanor discovers in the halls of Mandos the tapestries his mother has woven about his life. Seen through Míriel's eyes, the tapestries look back at the time from the kinslaying at Alqualondë, to the Fëanorians' arrival in Middle-earth, to his untimely death at the hands of the Balrogs. Fëanor is faced with both the weight of his deeds, as seen through another's eyes, and his contributions to the Noldor.


Characters: Fëanor, Mandos, Míriel Serindë, Sons of Fëanor
Challenges: Gift of a Story
Genres: Drama, Experimental, General
Warnings: ***Torture, Character Death, Mature Themes, Violence--Moderate
Series: None
Chapters: 11 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 18240     Read Count: 7496
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Published: November 09, 2006     Updated: November 09, 2006


The Web of the World by Dwimordene

Rated: General | [Comments - 2]
Summary:

"Vairë the Weaver [...] weaves all things that have ever been in Time into her storied webs [...]" - "Valaquenta", Silmarillion

It is hard to love the world that is. Nevertheless, someone has to do it...


Characters: Vairë
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 358     Read Count: 489
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Published: February 11, 2011     Updated: February 11, 2011


Thorn by Minviendha

Rated: General | [Comments - 0]
Summary: Maeglin spends an afternoon alone in his head. Even with company.
Characters: Idril, Maeglin, Tuor
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental
Warnings: Mature Themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 1341     Read Count: 481
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Published: April 15, 2010     Updated: April 15, 2010


Thoughts of a Dagger by wind rider

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 1]
Summary:

I was forged for one single purpose, for one single person. But the world is wide, and the dangers aplenty, and one single purpose and one single person could turn into many.

For B2MeM 2011.
Challenge: Day 17: Bree-Lands: Gift-Giving.


Characters: Erestor, Fingon, Gil-galad
Challenges: B2MeM 2011
Genres: Adventure, Experimental, General
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 1126     Read Count: 415
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Published: July 16, 2011     Updated: July 16, 2011


Through Sorrow to Find Joy by Dawn Felagund

Rated: General | [Comments - 8]
Summary:

This series will include small thinglets that do not fit in my other series.

New: Speak Faster. Nerdanel meets Ælfwine on Tol Eressëa. A double drabble.


Characters: Aegnor, Andreth, Celegorm, Eriol, Maedhros, Nerdanel
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental, Fixed-length Ficlet, General
Warnings: Mature Themes
Series: None
Chapters: 5 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 1106     Read Count: 6333
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Published: November 20, 2009     Updated: August 11, 2010


Trinity by pandemonium_213

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 12]
Summary:

Three scientists discuss technology and responsibility in the Jornada del Muerto Valley on July 19, 1945.

Highly AU.  Not allegorical, but perhaps applicable.

MEFA 2008: First Place, Modern Times, General.

 


Characters: Fëanor, Historical Character(s), Sauron
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental, Science Fiction
Warnings: Expletive Language
Series: None
Chapters: 2 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 4889     Read Count: 4334
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Published: July 07, 2007     Updated: December 19, 2007


Vengeance From the Void by Alcarin

Rated: General Round robin | [Comments - 0]
Summary:

Sentenced into the Void for eternity, Melkor now plots his final revenge against the Valar. And as time counts towards the prophesied End, Melkor enters into one last alliance with an ancient entity: a self-serving ally in the distant past ... and an old enemy.


Characters: Valar
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental
Warnings: Author Chooses Not to Warn
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 1661     Read Count: 306
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Published: August 18, 2014     Updated: August 18, 2014


We Said We'd Live Forever by Ilma

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 1]
Summary:

An ultimately doomed love.


Characters: Fëanor, Finarfin, Fingolfin, Finwë, Indis, Mahtan, Nerdanel
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental, Romance
Warnings: Mature Themes, Sexual Content--Mild, Violence--Mild
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 998     Read Count: 950
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Published: July 01, 2007     Updated: July 01, 2007


What Comfort I May by The Wavesinger

Rated: Adult | [Comments - 0]
Summary:

Afrer Alqualondë, Aredhel grieves for her lover.


Characters: Aredhel, Elenwë
Challenges: None
Genres: Drama, Experimental, Slash/Femslash
Warnings: Character Death, Mature Themes, Sexual Content--Graphic, Violence--Graphic
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 584     Read Count: 108
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Published: January 07, 2016     Updated: January 07, 2016


Winterlights by Elleth

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 8]
Summary:

A series of femslash drabbles based around the daily prompts of the 2013 Femslash Yuletide project. Some ficlets for the 2014 run have been added. 


Characters: Aerin, Anairë, Aredhel, Arwen, Elemmírë, Elenwë, Findis, Galadriel, Idril, Indis, Lúthien Tinúviel, Melian, Míriel Serindë, Mithrellas, Morwen, Nellas, Nerdanel, Nienor, Nimrodel, Original Character(s), Tar-Míriel, Thuringwethil, Uinen
Challenges: None
Genres: Experimental, Fixed-length Ficlet, General, Slash/Femslash
Warnings: Sexual Content--Mild
Series: None
Chapters: 28 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes
Word count: 4364     Read Count: 13352
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Published: December 08, 2013     Updated: January 21, 2015


Words like Pearls, Love like Life. by Urloth

Rated: Teens | [Comments - 0]
Summary:

Galadriel keeps her brother's letters. His words are like pearls. Gildor is married. His love for his wives keeps him breathing. 


Characters: Celeborn, Galadriel, Gildor, Original Character(s)
Challenges: None
Genres: Alternate Universe, Drama, Experimental, Het, Humor, Romance
Warnings: Mature Themes, Sexual Content--Mild
Series: Sleeping Amber through Darkened Doorways
Chapters: 2 Table of Contents
Completed: No
Word count: 9834     Read Count: 1374
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Published: August 04, 2012     Updated: February 28, 2013