Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble)
Other Results: 9 Series

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Dancing in the Shadows by Zdenka

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While dancing at night in the woods, Lúthien meets a shadowy stranger.

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Lúthien, Other: Thuringwethil
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes, 7. sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 249    |    Read Count: 21
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/05/17    |    Published: 07/05/17
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Messengers of Light and Dark by Zdenka

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Varda's handmaiden and Sauron's messenger encounter each other in the night. (Ilmarë/Thuringwethil)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Maia: Ilmarë, Other: Thuringwethil
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 250    |    Read Count: 97
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/03/17    |    Published: 07/03/17
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Song of Lake Linaewen by Zdenka

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A Sindarin Elf of Nevrast mourns the departure of her lover, one of Turgon's people who went with him to Gondolin. (Double drabble.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Original Female Character
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Poetry, Romance-slash
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: early
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 200    |    Read Count: 230
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/12/16    |    Published: 12/12/16
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By the Sea by Linaewen

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Finduilas prepares for a visit to Dol Amroth to see her brother's newborn son.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Finduilas of Dol Amroth
Genres: Family, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble)
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 106    |    Read Count: 164
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/06/16    |    Published: 11/06/16
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Taking Time to Listen by Linaewen

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Written for the LotR Community's Fixed-Length Fic challenge, "Nostalgia" with the prompt "melancholy".  300 words as counted by Jarte.


Boromir recalls a moment from the past that brings fond memories as well as regret.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble)
Places: Moria (Khazad-dûm)
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 295    |    Read Count: 220
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/06/16    |    Published: 11/06/16
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The Return to the Light of Day by Larner

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Frodo finds someone unexpected as they release those held imprisoned in Lotho's Lockholes. 

A fixed-length ficlet: 313 words.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Boffin: Griffo, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Lobelia
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Filk, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Hurt/Comfort, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Michel Delving
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 340    |    Read Count: 411
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/02/16    |    Published: 08/02/16
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The Doom of Choice by Zdenka

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As Ar-Pharazôn’s fleet nears completion, two childhood friends must decide what to do. (Double drabble, OFC femslash.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Original Female Character
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Romance-slash
Places: Númenor
Times: 2-Second Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 218    |    Read Count: 286
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/16    |    Published: 07/21/16
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Dead Leaves and Beetles by Zdenka

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Even before their fatal quarrel, Saeros is exasperated by Túrin's lack of grooming. (Triple drabble.)

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin
Characters: Edain: Túrin, Elf: Saeros
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General, Humor
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 312    |    Read Count: 347
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/07/16    |    Published: 07/07/16
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Distractions by Zdenka

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Lalwen pays Elemmírë a sudden visit, trying to escape the growing divisions among the Noldor and her family. (250-word fixed-length ficlet, as counted by MS Word.)

Categories: The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: Elf: Elemmírë, Elf: Irimë Lalwende
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Romance-slash
Places: Undying Lands
Times: 0-Pre-First Age
Warnings: 5. mild sexual content
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 270    |    Read Count: 328
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/21/16    |    Published: 06/21/16
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When Arwen Sang by Zdenka

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Arwen's song in the night brings peace to Minas Anor. (Double drabble.)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General, Vignette
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 201    |    Read Count: 432
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/13/16    |    Published: 04/13/16
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A Lesson From History by Zdenka

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Boromir asks for the first time, though not the last, why his father is not King. (Quadruple drabble.)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor
Genres: Childhood, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 406    |    Read Count: 455
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/25/16    |    Published: 03/25/16
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Herbs and Heritage by Zdenka

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Aragorn visits Gilraen's house one final time after her death. (Triple drabble.)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General
Places: The Angle
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 307    |    Read Count: 359
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/25/16    |    Published: 03/25/16
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A Promise ere Parting by Larner

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Legolas finds himself making a promise to his father.  A triple drabble.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Elf: Legolas Thranduilion, Elf: Thranduil
Genres: Angst, Drama, Family, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 332    |    Read Count: 490
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/02/15    |    Published: 12/02/15
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The Flame of Swords by Zdenka

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Glorfindel knows more of Orcrist's history than he wishes to tell. (Triple drabble.)

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Hobbit, The Silmarillion
Characters: Dwarf: Thorin Oakenshield, Elf: Glorfindel
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, General
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 306    |    Read Count: 516
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 12/01/15    |    Published: 12/01/15
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River Calls Me Home by Zdenka

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Bits of memory from Elrond's early childhood. (Double drabble.)

Categories: The Silmarillion
Characters: Half-Elven: Elrond, Half-Elven: Elwing, Númenórean: Elros
Genres: Childhood, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General
Places: Beleriand
Times: 1-First Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 205    |    Read Count: 416
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/05/15    |    Published: 11/05/15
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Morwen and Gilraen by Zdenka

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Two women in mourning and defiance. (Two half-drabbles.)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Children of Hurin
Characters: Edain: Morwen, Northern Dúnedain: Gilraen
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), General
Places: Beleriand, The Angle
Times: 1-First Age: late, 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 103    |    Read Count: 489
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 10/10/15    |    Published: 10/10/15
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The Hidden Vale by Linaewen

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Boromir reaches the hidden valley of Imladris.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble)
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 312    |    Read Count: 460
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/08/15    |    Published: 08/08/15
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Never Too Late by Keiliss

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Maglor visits Rivendell long after the Last Ship has sailed and has an unexpected encounter.

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Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion
Characters: Elf: Maglor, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Mystery
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 366    |    Read Count: 582
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/24/15    |    Published: 07/24/15
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The New Folk by Larner

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An Elven child has questions regarding the new arrivals to Tol Eressea.  FLF, 313 words.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Elves, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Friendship, Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Undying Lands: Tol Eressëa
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 336    |    Read Count: 413
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/15    |    Published: 07/21/15
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Arrival by Ness

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Aragorn ponders the arrival of the Grey Company.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Northern Dúnedain, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Rohan: Westfold
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 224    |    Read Count: 392
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/15    |    Published: 07/21/15
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Departure by Ness

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Halbarad watches Aragorn depart for the Quest.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Northern Dúnedain: Halbarad
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 224    |    Read Count: 375
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/21/15    |    Published: 07/21/15
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What He Could Recall by Dreamflower

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Three times Frodo arrived someplace new, and then departed.(Written for the 2015 July LOTR Community Fixed-Length-Ficlet Challenge.)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Friendship
Places: Rivendell/Imladris, Mordor, The Grey Havens/Mithlond
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: 95. 2015 July Challenge: Arrivals and Departures
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 338    |    Read Count: 448
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/19/15    |    Published: 07/19/15
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Builder of Worlds by Larner

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"In the Beginning was the Word."  What profound possibilities come from that statement!  A drabble and a half in honor of the Master's birthday.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Characters: None
Genres: Angst, Character study, Childhood, Coming of Age, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Vignette
Places: Other world (crossover)
Times: 0-Pre-First Age, 5-Post-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 177    |    Read Count: 487
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/03/15    |    Published: 01/03/15
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The Path to Rivendell by Linaewen

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Boromir searches for the path to Rivendell.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble)
Places: Rivendell/Imladris
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 292    |    Read Count: 480
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/02/15    |    Published: 01/02/15
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Reprieve by Himring

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Isildur lies dangerously ill from his wounds.
Amandil meanwhile tries to grow a seedling from the fruit of the White Tree that Isildur rescued.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth, Unfinished Tales
Characters: Númenórean: Anárion, Númenórean: Amandil
Genres: Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: Númenor
Times: 2-Second Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 99    |    Read Count: 470
Completed: No    |    Updated: 12/14/14    |    Published: 12/14/14
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