Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael

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Enter the Ranger by Larner

Rated PG13
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Another, different look at how Aragorn might have returned to the Northern Dunedain.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Character study, Coming of Age, Drama, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort
Places: Annúminas, Bree, Rivendell/Imladris, The Old Forest, Amon Sûl/Weathertop, Arnor, Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 3. violence, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 17    |    Word count: 69439    |    Read Count: 1085
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/08/17    |    Published: 06/11/14
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Becoming by Nath

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A young sentry challenges a stranger coming up the road... the start of a long friendship.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: General
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: Tales of the North
Chapters: 13    |    Word count: 29232    |    Read Count: 4275
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/06/16    |    Published: 06/03/12
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An excess of weather by Nath

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Life in Eriador can often be harsh, even more so when the weather becomes as much an enemy as Orcs or wolves. A look at how the Fell Winter of 2911 and the summer that followed it affected the Dúnedain. OCs and canon characters.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Northern Dúnedain: Arador, Northern Dúnedain: Arathorn, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: Tales of the North
Chapters: 10    |    Word count: 25369    |    Read Count: 3738
Completed: No    |    Updated: 05/31/16    |    Published: 12/20/14
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Burdens of the Wise by Suzelle

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In the aftermath of Arathorn's death, the Dúnedain set aside their differences to prepare for a harvest festival. Ivorwen struggles to reconcile the celebrations with her grief for her family.

 

Categories: History of Middle-earth, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen, Northern Dúnedain: Other Canonical Northern Dúnedain
Genres: Drama
Places: Eriador, Other place in Arda
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 6109    |    Read Count: 741
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/18/14    |    Published: 07/18/14
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Dead Elvish Writers by Suzelle

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When Arwen returns to Rivendell, Gilraen and Ivorwen reflect on the Aragorn's future and the fate of the Dúnedain. Great consumption of wine ensues.

 

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Other Fiction of J.R.R. Tolkien
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen
Genres: Drama, Humor
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4970    |    Read Count: 577
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/18/14    |    Published: 07/18/14
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B2MEM 2014 - Four Seasons of Arnor by Kaylee Arafinwiel

Rated G
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Young Aragorn finally goes home to his people. A year in the life. Four double drabbles.

 

Tree and Flower Awards, Drabble, Second Place

 

Categories: Challenge Stories
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Character study, Coming of Age, Drabble or Drabble series, Family, Gapfiller
Places: Arnor
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: Aragorn in the North
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 803    |    Read Count: 1124
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/09/14    |    Published: 03/09/14
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Dancing with the Daffodils by Linda Hoyland

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Gilraen receives a proposal.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Arathorn, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen
Genres: Family, Romance-het, Short story
Places: Arnor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1259    |    Read Count: 1297
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/16/14    |    Published: 02/16/14
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While Hope Lasts by MP brennan

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With Arathorn slain, Gilraen thought she had nothing left to lose.  She was wrong.  A tale in five parts, this was nominated for the 2009 MEFAs where it took first place in the category "Genres:  Adventure."

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Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Arathorn, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Epic, Novel
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 3. violence, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 5    |    Word count: 26812    |    Read Count: 409
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/21/13    |    Published: 03/21/13
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Feature Trotter's Triumph by Dreamflower

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Trotter's out on patrol with his fellow Rangers when an unexpected opportunity to prove his mettle comes along...

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Took: Hildifons, Northern Dúnedain: Arador, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Original Male Character
Genres: Action/Adventure, Friendship
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2524    |    Read Count: 1554
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/29/11    |    Published: 05/29/11
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Feature A Journey through Arda by Larner

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To house the ficlets written for the 2011 B2MEM challenges.  This will wind probably through all the ages of Arda as well as throughout its geography.  Shall we see where the prompts take us?

Beta by RiverOtter.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin, History of Middle-earth, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: The Valar, As a Group: Dwarves, As a Group: Elves, As a Group: Ents, As a Group: Gondorians, As a Group: Hobbits, Dwarf: Gimli son of Glóin, Dwarf: Thorin Oakenshield, Elf: Celeborn, Elf: Celebrian, Elf: Elu Thingol, Elf: Finrod Felagund, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Glorfindel, Elf: Maglor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Rose (Cotton), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen, Númenórean: Isildur, Other: Radagast the Brown/Aiwendil
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Horror, Hurt/Comfort, Romance-het, Short story, Vignette
Places: Annúminas, Bree, Lothlórien, Rivendell/Imladris, Arnor, Beleriand, Caradhras, Erebor, Eriador, Gondor, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great, Mordor, Mordor: Barad-dûr, Mordor: the Black Gate/Morannon, Númenor, Rohan: Eastfold, The Misty Mountains, The Shire, Undying Lands: Valinor
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 1-First Age, 2-Second Age, 3-Third Age, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 3. violence, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 28    |    Word count: 20444    |    Read Count: 1954
Completed: No    |    Updated: 04/01/11    |    Published: 03/01/11
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Feature Star Wanderer by Rhapsody

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"The more need of haste! The days are darkening before the storm, and great things are to come. If these two wed now, hope may be born for our people; but if they delay, it will not come while this age lasts."

The tale of Arathorn & Gilraen: how they met, fell in love and lived their lives.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, History of Middle-earth
Characters: Elf: Erestor, Elf: Glorfindel, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Arathorn, Northern Dúnedain: Dírhael, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad, Northern Dúnedain: Ivorwen, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Angst, Coming of Age, Drama, Family, Gapfiller, Romance-het, Tragedy
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2531    |    Read Count: 262
Completed: No    |    Updated: 07/26/10    |    Published: 07/26/10
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