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Tolkien quote of the day:

‘A time may come soon,’ said he, ‘when none will return. Then there will be need of valour without renown, for none shall remember the deeds that are done in the last defence of your homes. Yet the deeds will not be less valiant because they are unpraised.’

Aragorn to Éowyn , The Passing of the Grey Company, RotK

 

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bullet Dreamflower's Dribs and Drabs by Dreamflower Last Updated: 8/29/2014
This will be a separate place where I can keep my drabbles, dribbles, fixed-length ficlets, and poetry now. NEW:#64: "When the Storms of Life are Raging (Stand by Me)" Four drabbles; various characters affected by the Buckland flood find strength in thinking of those who are absent. (Written for 2010 B2MeM, I only just realized it wasn't posted here already)
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 64 Published: 11/12/2005
bullet Seasons of the Ring by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 8/28/2014
A fateful year in Faramir's life as told in drabbles.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 8/28/2014
bullet One Who Sticks Closer than a Brother by Lindelea Last Updated: 8/25/2014
Follow-on from A Matter of Appearances. A story exploring friendship, as lived by one of Pippin's cousins in Pippin's early years as Thain. New chapter added: Pippin puts all the pieces together.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 56 Published: 9/11/2006
bullet The Proposition by Lindelea Last Updated: 8/23/2014
How did the Thain recruit spies from outside the Tookland, to help keep the Tookland free in the time of the ruffians? Companion story to The Rescue. Thanks, Dreamflower, for looking it over!
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 20 Published: 2/20/2014
bullet Release by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 8/18/2014
The story of a galley slave.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 8/17/2014
bullet Relief by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 8/14/2014
Aragorn finds the summer heat hard to endure.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 8/14/2014
bullet The Rescue by Lindelea Last Updated: 8/6/2014
When Lotho Sackville-Baggins turned his eye on Odovacar Bolger's fortune and landholdings, Odo found himself seeking a refuge for his only daughter. This is the story of how Estella Bolger took on a new name and identity, and hid amongst the Tooks during the Troubles.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 16 Published: 11/22/2008
bullet Never Alone by Nieriel Raina Last Updated: 8/6/2014
Undying Friendship Series. The Elvenking's Halls are abandoned, and Legolas, alone with his grief, finds a mysterious child in the woods. But all is not as it seems, and it could cost his life. It will certainly change him forever. Will Aragorn and Gimli find him in time to help him? Year 29 Fourth Age
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 24 Published: 6/21/2014
bullet Short Accounts of Middle-earth by Nieriel Raina Last Updated: 8/5/2014
A collection of drabbles and double drabbles as counted by MS WORD, focusing on various characters in Tolkien's legendarium.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 31 Published: 5/30/2014
bullet To See A World by Nightwing Last Updated: 8/2/2014
Injured and alone, Legolas and Aragorn are forced to seek refuge in a wintry foreign land. But when darkness encroaches from within and without, they learn that refuge can become a deadly trap. Pre-LOTR.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 50 Published: 9/2/2003
bullet Frodo - The King James Version by DrummerWench Last Updated: 7/27/2014
So after radio silence of several years, inspiration struck! Here's a new snippet from the Book of Frodo.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 4 Published: 7/9/2006
bullet Let Sleeping Dogs Lie by Lindelea Last Updated: 7/26/2014
While in Minas Tirith after the end of the War of the Ring, surely the hobbits were showered with presents from a grateful populace, or at least the people tried to shower them with presents. This is the story of one awkward but lovable gift, and a unique solution to the problem. (Problem fixed! Thank you, Rorrah, for all you do!)
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 8 Published: 3/6/2014
bullet Best By Far by Nieriel Raina Last Updated: 7/17/2014
Undying Friendship Series. Year 36, 4th Age. Escaping the celebrations of Legolas's second millennium, the elf and Gimli discuss women, swords and begetting day gifts.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/17/2014
bullet Keeping Cool by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 7/13/2014
Arwen and Éowyn seek respite from the summer heat.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/13/2014
bullet By The Grey Light Of Dawn by Nieriel Raina Last Updated: 7/12/2014
Undying Friendship Series. 1st Age. The day Fingolfin rode out to face Morgoth, from the perspective of one close to him: his horse.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/12/2014
bullet An Accidental Arrow by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 7/12/2014
Aragorn and Faramir's hunting trip seems doomed to end in disaster.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/12/2014
bullet Forging Hope by Ellie Last Updated: 7/8/2014
After suffering heavy losses in battle during the War of Wrath, King Arafinwë temporarily succombs to despair with dire consequences for himself and his army. Many thanks to Alassiel and Fiondil for the beta. This story is for both of you :-)
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 20 Published: 2/25/2014
bullet A Dark Shadow Under The Moon by Nieriel Raina Last Updated: 7/3/2014
Undying Friendship Series: 3018 3rd Age. "…In the days of June, sudden war came upon us out of Mordor, and we were swept away." An expansion of Boromir's account of the attack on Osgiliath as told during the Council of Elrond. Bookverse.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 7/3/2014
bullet Sea Flower by Soledad Last Updated: 7/3/2014
Decades before the Ring War, years before Captain Thorongil would come to Gondor, trouble brews in Umbar, the Third Realm in Exile. The Consuls desperately seek for a way out - how would their efforts influence the family of the Prince of Dol Amroth? Beta read by Larner and Linda Hoyland, thanks.
Rating: R Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 6 Published: 10/22/2012
bullet Hotspur & Steelsheen by Medea Smyke Last Updated: 6/29/2014
A holiday in Lossarnach takes a turn for the worst for Prince Thengel and his companions, who must rely upon the hospitality of the young mistress of Imloth Melui. But even under the blossoming trees of that fabled valley, life takes a turn from the idyllic. Where greedy relatives fail, Morwen and Thengel discover strength in friendship and perhaps something more. Morwen/Thengel.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 6 Published: 6/18/2014
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