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Hi, lady-pumpkin-pie here,

A little about me. I spend far too much time reading fanfiction when I should be writing essays instead. I'm a terribly picky reader, and will abandon a fic with bad spelling/grammar unless the story has REALLY captured my imagination. That said, my own writing is probably less than perfect, but hey, we're all usually far more critical of others than we are of ourselves.

My favourite fandom is probably Harry Potter, but I love NCIS and the West Wing too. I love Remus/Sirius, time-travel fics, Severitus (and other Snape-bonds-with-Harry-but-not-slash fics) and general hurt/comfort and family fics. In the NCIS fandom, I love fics that focus on Gibbs and/or Tony, especially family and hurt/comfort genre fics, preferably with a sickly sweet mushy ending. In the West Wing, I like Josh/Donna and CJ/Simon Donnovan or CJ/Danny. I also really like hurt/comfort and family fics in West Wing fiction. I'll read fanfics from any fandom though, if they're any good - oh and well-done crossovers can be amazing.

I strongly reccommend any of the authors or stories on my favourites lists. Perhaps my favourite fanfic of all time is 'A Year Like None Other' by 'aspeninthesunlight'. It's a novel length fic about Harry and Snape, with Snape eventually adopting Harry. I think I've read it at least three times, and enjoyed it just as much each time, so give it a go. It's not on this website (or at least it wasn't last time I checked), but you'll be able to find it at 'Potions & Snitches' and at fictionalley too, I think.

When I'm not reading fanfiction, I'm reading something else or watching West Wing or NCIS. Or sometimes walking my dog. Or, well, studying, of course...



NB: Some readers may notice that I have recently deleted my fanfics from this website. I apologise for this, if you were reading and enjoying what I was writing. I have come to the conclusion that for the foreseeable future, I don't have the time to carry on writing, and I felt it wrong to leave permanently abandoned fics online, since I know how irritating it can be to readers. I thank all my readers, and especially my reviewers - your kind words were wonderful to receive.

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Magical Relations by evansentranced reviews
AU First Year onward: Harry's relatives were shocked when the Hogwarts letters came. Not because Harry got into Hogwarts. They had expected that. But Dudley, on the other hand...That had been a surprise. Currently in 5th year. *Reviews contain SPOILERS!*
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 71 - Words: 269,602 - Reviews: 5745 - Favs: 6,614 - Follows: 8,246 - Updated: 3/9/2016 - Published: 3/18/2007 - Harry P., Dudley D.
An Aunt's Love by Emma Lipardi reviews
Harry comes home from school and Petunia is upset at the change in her nephew. Petunia decides to do what she should have been doing all along. Dumbledore had better stay away. Petunia Dursley is upset. Warnings on profile.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 73 - Words: 362,425 - Reviews: 15174 - Favs: 11,672 - Follows: 11,270 - Updated: 12/31/2015 - Published: 12/30/2004 - Harry P.
Broken Mind, Fractured Soul by SensiblyTainted reviews
What if there was a darker truth hidden in Harry's story? Summer before third year, Harry begins to question his memory blanks. What happens when he finds himself before Snape for help? includes mentor Severus, MPD, child abuse, protective Remus
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 54 - Words: 398,081 - Reviews: 4072 - Favs: 4,983 - Follows: 1,676 - Updated: 5/11/2015 - Published: 8/11/2005 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Harry Lives! by teachersnape64 reviews
Sequel to Harry's Last Hope. Sirius comes back through the veil, putting Harry into serious danger. Can Snape save his newly adopted son? Ron, Hermione, Ginny, Quidditch.Almost a Severitus COMPLETE!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 60 - Words: 253,027 - Reviews: 5219 - Favs: 1,036 - Follows: 754 - Updated: 10/1/2014 - Published: 8/4/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Best Revenge by Arsinoe de Blassenville reviews
AU. Yes, the old Snape retrieves Harry from the Dursleys formula. I just had to write one. Everything changes, because the best revenge is living well. T for Mentor Snape's occasional naughty language. Supportive Minerva. Over three million hits!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 47 - Words: 213,669 - Reviews: 6517 - Favs: 8,609 - Follows: 4,370 - Updated: 9/10/2011 - Published: 3/9/2009 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Second Chance by Lady Memory reviews
COMPLETE. Severus meets Albus Severus. The past comes back in a very peculiar form. My answer to the end of Deathly Hallows.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 38 - Words: 141,118 - Reviews: 905 - Favs: 730 - Follows: 351 - Updated: 4/4/2011 - Published: 4/25/2008 - Severus S., Albus S. P. - Complete
Never Say Remember by Malora reviews
13-year-old Harry is dragged into another world where he was adopted by Snape. Where his mother is still alive. Where he can't stop feeling like a stranger. And Snape discovers that a new Potter has appeared. One who won't leave him alone. Who knows Snape's deepest secret. As both Harrys search for a way home, they begin to question what home really is.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 98,498 - Reviews: 984 - Favs: 1,483 - Follows: 729 - Updated: 2/1/2011 - Published: 1/1/2008 - Harry P., Lily Evans P., Severus S., Albus D. - Complete
For Duty and Honor by Bratling reviews
During Occulmency lessons in OOtP, Snape notices something... off in Harry's memories. Eventual SnapeadoptsHarry story. Nonslash, AU. Gen fic, no pairings. Does not take into account HBP.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 59,166 - Reviews: 1146 - Favs: 1,977 - Follows: 2,633 - Updated: 12/11/2010 - Published: 3/27/2006 - Harry P., Severus S.
Eight by Lily Elizabeth Snape reviews
Eight year old Harry was cursed with rotten guardians. Snape is a wizard with an unusually cold disposition, which he has for a reason. Can Severus give the childhood he was never privileged enough to have to the little one?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 21 - Words: 41,399 - Reviews: 2253 - Favs: 2,635 - Follows: 2,033 - Updated: 8/12/2009 - Published: 8/8/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Emerald Eyes by JadeSullivan reviews
After Harry is caught exploding a cauldron in 2nd year Potions, Snape insists he keep a firm hand on the boy he must secretly protect. However, Snape discovers that there is more to the twelve yr old than unruliness.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 33 - Words: 124,843 - Reviews: 1961 - Favs: 2,211 - Follows: 867 - Updated: 5/15/2009 - Published: 9/26/2007 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Sweater by Richefic reviews
Just why did Jackson Gibbs give Tony that nice sweater in "Heartland"? Many Spoilers for the Season 6 episode.
NCIS - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 10 - Words: 18,929 - Reviews: 528 - Favs: 754 - Follows: 245 - Updated: 3/30/2009 - Published: 2/19/2009 - Leroy Jethro Gibbs, Tony D. - Complete
Charlotte's Trip by The Creatress reviews
A girl appears at the school. Her name is Charlotte Snape and she's from the future. She has no idea how or why she managed to travel through time, so while they figure out how to send her back, she'll stay and be a student like Mum and be taught by Dad.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 131,896 - Reviews: 924 - Favs: 403 - Follows: 519 - Updated: 11/21/2008 - Published: 10/1/2007 - Severus S., Hermione G.
Harry Potter and the Chained Souls by Theowyn of HPG reviews
Harry must discover how Voldemort cheated death. He faces Death Eaters, shadowy Ministry officials & suspicions that threaten to tear his own allies apart. But the answers lie in the mind where victory can only be won by freeing the chained souls. SEQUEL
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 31 - Words: 231,287 - Reviews: 772 - Favs: 971 - Follows: 234 - Updated: 7/12/2007 - Published: 4/16/2007 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Not Slytherin Enough by fruit17 reviews
Harry was sorted into Slytherin. Five years later, members of the Order of the Phoenix come to collect him from Privet Drive. The Boy Who Lived isn't quite who they expected. Warning: female Blaise.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,918 - Reviews: 440 - Favs: 3,053 - Follows: 1,020 - Published: 6/3/2007 - Harry P., Blaise Z. - Complete
Equilibrium by Twinheart reviews
AU Snape.mentors.Harry fic. When Harry Potter comes to Hogwarts, Snape is forced to reexamine his initial impressions. Warnings: implications of : child neglect, abuse, manipulative Dumbledore, sedition. Not Canon.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 24 - Words: 74,846 - Reviews: 1352 - Favs: 3,534 - Follows: 990 - Updated: 3/29/2007 - Published: 10/20/2006 - Severus S., Harry P. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Enemy Within by Theowyn of HPG reviews
In his sixth year at Hogwarts, Harry's mental link to Voldemort is stronger than ever. Can Snape teach him to control the nightmarish visions? And is their connection the key to ending Voldemort's reign?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 19 - Words: 173,220 - Reviews: 453 - Favs: 1,267 - Follows: 255 - Updated: 3/27/2007 - Published: 2/28/2007 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Drunk by Ozzyols reviews
A bill signing, Two drunk staffers, Spooning and Algae eaters.
West Wing - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,388 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/24/2006 - Josh L., Donna M. - Complete
Family Night by Celebony reviews
As Hogwarts starts a quarterly Family Night, Harry is determined take part. Facing the heartache of looking in all the wrong places, he'll have to discover the true meaning of family, and that sometimes it comes from where you least expect it. COMPLETE
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 33,312 - Reviews: 2352 - Favs: 4,788 - Follows: 862 - Updated: 1/6/2006 - Published: 11/29/2005 - Severus S., Harry P. - Complete
The Misplaced Potter by chubby redburn reviews
AU OOC. A tale in which Dumbledore makes a tiny mistake that changes Harry's life. COMPLETED
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 47,405 - Reviews: 414 - Favs: 797 - Follows: 361 - Updated: 10/1/2005 - Published: 8/10/2005 - Harry P., Albus D. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Battle of Wills by Jocelyn reviews
PostOOTP, Snape blows his cover as a spy to save Harry from Voldemort. To win the war, even those who loathe each other must unite, and many lessons are learned in the process. COMPLETE!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 51 - Words: 356,457 - Reviews: 6159 - Favs: 3,729 - Follows: 794 - Updated: 7/12/2005 - Published: 11/27/2004 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Harry Potter and the Phoenix's Flight by The Velvet Ghost reviews
Why is Snape acting so oddly? Who is causing the mysterious disease sweeping Hogwarts? What's wrong with Draco Malfoy? And what is the Dark Lord planning for Harry Potter's sixth year? AN ALTERNATIVE 6th BOOK, WRITTEN PREHBP, now complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 49 - Words: 276,740 - Reviews: 1561 - Favs: 890 - Follows: 132 - Updated: 6/13/2004 - Published: 7/9/2003 - Harry P. - Complete
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