Battle Harp by Himring

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An early encounter between Gleowine the minstrel and the battle harp--and  also between Gleowine and his future king, Theoden, son of Thengel.


Story Notes:

Written for the Art's Desire challenge at the LOTR community (February 2017).

Inspired by Rohan icons created by Oshun for the July 2012 Art Challenge: Miniature. 

Oshun comments on the icons: "It is part of my own personal, perhaps AU, canon to imagine that the Rohan as an oral culture made use of harps, including battle harps."

The icons, which depict riders and a harp, are here: http://www.lotrgfic.com/viewstory.php?sid=2184&chapter=1


Table of Contents

1. Chapter 1 by Himring [Reviews - 0] (617 words)

Warnings for canon violence.


Story Information

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Rohirrim, Rohirrim: Théoden, Rohirrim: Theoden's older sisters
Genres: Childhood, Friendship, Gapfiller, General
Places: Gondor: the Pelennor, Rohan: Edoras
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Challenges: None
Series: Rohan
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 617    |    Read Count: 328
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/25/17    |    Published: 02/25/17