Jenna Black
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Joined 11-19-01, id: 128582, Profile Updated: 11-03-14
Author has written 10 stories for Angel, Harry Potter, and Walking Dead.

Hello! My pen name is Jenna Black, something I came up with when I was 12 and has been with me now for over 15 years.

I am a very busy somewhat stay at home mom to three young boys (5, 2.5, and 4 weeks as of Nov. 2014), and my husband and I run our own business. This account has foundered for several years now, but in the past few months I have gone through something of an awakening, and am writing for the first time in almost 4 years. I have strong opinions about many things, and have a tendency to pair characters in a way that is not at all canon, though now I do my best to make it as believable and realistic as possible. I am a fan of the old school fade out when it comes to romantic situations; though my stories may be M it is more for blood and gore than sexuality.

I have many old stories that I wrote as a teen, I debated deleting some of them, but cannot bring myself to do it - they are a record of my past, and something that, while not to a level I totally appreciate, something to be proud of. Though as I have been reading them, they feel like strangers to me - all I can say is I was a very twisted teen apparently. They are as follows:

Harry Potter: Hermione's Letters (and the continuation), This is Who I Am, With a Kiss, No Tears, Flowers in the NightTime, What the Future Holds, How Times Can Change, Inner Conversations, Spiral Downward Thoughts, Snapshots, and Costing Not Less than Anything (my personal favorite)

Buffy/Angel: What These Eyes Have Seen, After the End, A Perfect Night, and Musings on a Lost Time

Bones: Inner Conversations: This was a challenge I gave myself to see if I could capture Bones personality. I don't connect with these characters normally and wanted to try to grow myself a little.

Many of these stories are fraught with errors, and formatting issues. I am going back to fix that, but my time in these universes are over with.

Current Stories

The Long Road Home: My longest work in progress, started over a decade ago now. I have picked it up and put it down many times. I tried reconnecting with this years ago and it was a resounding failure. I could remember what I planned, but couldn't connect with it, and forged on anyways. Now, I have completely forgotten what I had originally planned, but keep coming up with new ideas. I really want to finish this, and anticipate updating it in the next months, after overhauling the beginning a bit. Edit 12/30: I currently have several chapters rewritten, but in light of the fact it has taken me so long, I am holding them back until I have finished the story. Completely. Which means it will probably be a couple months, but they are all saved in multiple locations, and they will come :)_

Winters Warmth: My first visit into the Walking Dead landscape. Not technically a WIP, as this portion of it is entirely done, but I am working on a story that brings us up to this point in the characters lives. I already have something like 20 chapters planned out, I just have to get the time to write it! edit 12/30: The story companion (or precursor) is called Breakaway.

Breakaway: A precursor to Winters Warmth, beginning after the fall of the prison and following Daryl and Beth as they pick up the pieces. Currently being written, though life has interrupted several times... this is the only thing I am writing right now, and is my primary focus - whenever life cooperates, which for the past few months has been remarkably little. Though I was just able to get a chapter out, and my health issues are mostly resolved, so hopefully that will continue.

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The Debt of Time by ShayaLonnie reviews
FOUR PART SERIES - When Hermione finds a way to bring Sirius back from the Veil, her actions change the rest of the war. Little does she know her spell restoring him to life provokes magic she doesn't understand and sets her on a path that ends with a Time-Turner. (Pairings: HG/SB, HG/RL, and Canon Pairings) - Rated M for language, violence, and sexual scenes. *Art by Freya Ishtar*
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 154 - Words: 791,030 - Reviews: 5536 - Favs: 1,937 - Follows: 1,341 - Updated: 4/7 - Published: 10/21/2014 - Hermione G., Sirius B., Remus L. - Complete
Not Only a Granger by FerPotter reviews
PostHBP. Eleven years after the end of the war, Hermione finds herself in a delicate situation when her only son leaves for Hogwarts and threatens her most guarded secret: that he's not only a Granger, but also a Snape! SSHG.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 253,672 - Reviews: 2547 - Favs: 1,852 - Follows: 1,564 - Updated: 10/7/2012 - Published: 8/19/2005 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
A New Beginning by Ms-Figg reviews
HGSS WARNING: DH SPOILER. DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVEN'T READ BOOK SEVEN. A very interesting turn of events concerning a certain Potions Master. Rating will change if story is continued.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 83 - Words: 200,778 - Reviews: 1700 - Favs: 869 - Follows: 278 - Updated: 7/20/2011 - Published: 7/23/2007 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Breathless by Cleo2010 reviews
Things begin to unravel when Jim leaves his iPod behind in someone's car. Season two with some swearing. ***Plot arc one complete*** Plot arc one: Chapters 1-15 Rated T . Plot arc two: Chapters 16 - Ongoing... Rated M
Office - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 53 - Words: 174,759 - Reviews: 260 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 75 - Updated: 4/13/2011 - Published: 11/8/2010 - Jim H., Pam B.
When A Lioness Fights by kayly silverstorm reviews
Hermione Granger, master spy, and Severus Snape, spymaster to the Order. An unlikely partnership, forged to defeat the Dark Lord on his own ground. But to do so, they must confront their own darkness within. Spying, torture, angst and love. AU after fifth
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 80 - Words: 416,508 - Reviews: 7240 - Favs: 4,086 - Follows: 1,651 - Updated: 2/6/2010 - Published: 12/7/2004 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
A Year to Remember by Ange de Socrates reviews
Remus Lupin stays at Hermione Granger's house for the summer. Friendship is followed by lust, lust is followed by love. Can it withstand Hermione's final year at Hogwarts? UPDATED 9/7/2009
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 83,668 - Reviews: 505 - Favs: 333 - Follows: 240 - Updated: 9/6/2009 - Published: 6/20/2004 - Remus L., Hermione G.
When Up Becomes Down by HiddenAllusion reviews
Response to the Cold Shoulder Challenge: Hermione and Snape find themselves in a situation that they never would have dreamt possible. When they have only themselves to rely on, things change. AU since HBP. Work in Progress
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 75,651 - Reviews: 624 - Favs: 295 - Follows: 332 - Updated: 4/10/2009 - Published: 10/30/2003 - Hermione G., Severus S.
Looking for Magic by Hypnobarb reviews
Severus Snape and Hermione Granger deal with traumas past and present and find they have more in common than they realize as they prepare for the ultimate confrontation with Voldemort. SSHG pairing. Not HBP compliant. This is a novel length story.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 115 - Words: 787,756 - Reviews: 5872 - Favs: 1,453 - Follows: 1,298 - Updated: 1/16/2009 - Published: 1/4/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S.
The Apprentice and the Necromancer by JunoMagic reviews
Snape lives and marries Hermione.—MLC with a twist turns into AU-sequel of DH with new dangers, old secrets, and much more.—Virtual penny dreadful. Many short episodes with adventure, romance, a dash of hurt/comfort, and a sprinkling of horror.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 251 - Words: 279,010 - Reviews: 7040 - Favs: 1,160 - Follows: 589 - Updated: 6/20/2008 - Published: 8/19/2007 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
A Higher Law by Nynaeve80 reviews
New laws are in effect that will change the course of two people's lives forever. HGRL
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 29 - Words: 83,240 - Reviews: 938 - Favs: 1,264 - Follows: 333 - Updated: 7/1/2007 - Published: 10/27/2006 - Hermione G., Remus L. - Complete
Snape, A History by Kailin reviews
Hermione GrangerWeasley turns to a familiar source of comfort when her marriage runs into trouble.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 60,767 - Reviews: 829 - Favs: 606 - Follows: 219 - Updated: 3/18/2007 - Published: 8/13/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Shades by Orm Irian reviews
Rec'ced by Know It Alls! Alternate book 7-written after HBP. Severus Snape and Hermione Granger pairing. The trio begins the search for Horcruxes, but disaster strikes when Hermione is captured by Death Eaters! Enter Snape - but whose side is he on?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 135,007 - Reviews: 252 - Favs: 233 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 3/14/2007 - Published: 8/2/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Traitor by Avery Goodun reviews
The need to survive is ingrained within the human psyche, but where does selfpreservation end and selfdestruction begin? Hermione is captured by Death Eaters and is held hostage by Snape and Pettigrew, but she comes up with a plan to escape. Not a romanc
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 28,174 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 3/11/2007 - Published: 3/5/2007 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
In the Niche by LameBicycle98 reviews
Oneshot. Severus traps Hermione in a Niche during the final battle. SSHG. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,715 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 6 - Published: 1/10/2007 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Fulcrum by Caged Eternity reviews
“Don’t make a martyr out of me,” Snape snarled, the words a whisper. “Funny,” Hermione snapped in return, “somehow I thought one of the chief qualifications for martyrdom was the status of being DEAD.” SSHG.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,040 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/6/2007 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
The Brightness of Candles by duj reviews
HBP Spoilers. Nitwit, blubber, oddment, tweak... You probably thought it didn't mean anything, just four words plucked at random ...
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,419 - Reviews: 90 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 11 - Published: 11/28/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Tea and Sympathy by Jocemum reviews
HPB Spoiler Warning! Hermione is helping remove traces of the Order from the compromised Headquarters when the traitor returns. At long last: COMPLETE!
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 27 - Words: 118,583 - Reviews: 1416 - Favs: 1,053 - Follows: 331 - Updated: 10/15/2006 - Published: 7/18/2005 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Through the Foe Glass and What Severus Found There by Mundungus42 reviews
Severus discovers compelling reasons to go on living after the events of HBP. Sequel to Down the Ferret Hole, SSHG.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Spiritual/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 16,410 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 8 - Published: 10/5/2006 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
A Walking Shadow by Ariadne AWS reviews
Hermione returns to Grimmauld Place, looking for answers. She wasn't expecting to find Severus Snape. PostHBP. WINNER, QuilltoParchment Round 2: Best Fanon Het. RUNNER UP, QtP Round 2: Trio Era & 2006 OWL AWARDS: Best HGSS, Best Original Character.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 62 - Words: 132,050 - Reviews: 1236 - Favs: 934 - Follows: 267 - Updated: 9/26/2006 - Published: 3/17/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Unlikely Partners by Dafina reviews
A Post Half Blood Prince Hermione and Severus romance with a little side of RLNT. Full summary inside. An original story with multiple plot twists.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 104,421 - Reviews: 884 - Favs: 462 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 8/17/2006 - Published: 8/17/2005 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
The Heirs of Hogwarts by PhoenixFirebolt reviews
In 6th year, Hermione stumbles upon an ancient prophecy concerning the Four Founders of Hogwarts. Now four of the students find out exactly who they are and that they must join forces to defeat Voldemort and rid all evil in the world. AU fic. HHR, DG, RLL
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 50 - Words: 209,265 - Reviews: 1240 - Favs: 1,347 - Follows: 486 - Updated: 8/3/2006 - Published: 8/26/2004 - Harry P., Hermione G. - Complete
Into The North by Kailin reviews
Fifteen years after Voldemort's fall, Severus Snape thought he'd finally found peace. Then he received an unexpected visit, and discovers that he's not the only one needing to make peace with the past.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 52,102 - Reviews: 488 - Favs: 465 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 5/31/2006 - Published: 1/8/2006 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
43 Months by Lanta reviews
Due to a potions accident, Severus Snape was accidentally transformed into a three year old. After over three and a half years of being looked after by Harry Potter, an antidote has finally been found.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,460 - Reviews: 164 - Favs: 433 - Follows: 88 - Published: 3/23/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Least He Can Do by SasukeBlade reviews
Remus Lupin asks Hermione Granger to die. [Oneshot]
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,088 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/23/2006 - Hermione G., Remus L. - Complete
A Success, of Sorts by carpetfibers reviews
". . .I hate to be the bearer of bad news, Professor, but black comedy normally ends in tragedy." Warnings for HPB; suicide.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,690 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 8 - Published: 1/2/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
The Twenty by Leyna Rountree reviews
COMPLETE! Hermione and an unlikely Pansy form an elite group of witches, and possess one unusual commonality. Facing their most carnal desires, they will harness a power not seen in an age, to save themselves and protect Hogwarts. Can it stay a secret?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 349,625 - Reviews: 1261 - Favs: 2,001 - Follows: 352 - Updated: 12/3/2004 - Published: 5/2/2004 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Hinge of Fate by Ramos reviews
Hermione cannot remember, and Severus cannot forget. Epilogue has been added, and the tale is now complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 126,804 - Reviews: 2410 - Favs: 3,618 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 2/7/2003 - Published: 10/21/2002 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
A Chance in Time by Annie Dumbledore reviews
Eighteen year old Hermione Granger is in love with an older man. In order to have her chance with him, she uses a time-turner to meet him when he's her age. Note: This story has undergone a re-write.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,624 - Reviews: 215 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 6/8/2002 - Published: 6/7/2001 - Hermione G., Remus L.
The Incurable Loneliness by Katta reviews
Desperation is an ugly thing. And two people without their boyfriends present... well. Slash and het, do not read if you're easily disturbed.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,283 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/15/2002 - Remus L., Hermione G. - Complete
These Hallowed Halls by Strega Brava reviews
Dumbledore's thoughts one night as he walks along the corridors of Hogwarts. Takes place before Book 5.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,524 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 17 - Published: 7/13/2001 - Complete
The Loving are the Daring - 8 Parts by Katie D reviews
A Hermione/Remus romance that takes place in Hermione's seventh year. In the first part, our soon to be super-couple meets in Diagon Alley.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 28,648 - Reviews: 290 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 1/29/2001 - Published: 10/20/2000 - Remus L., Hermione G.
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Breakaway reviews
"What do we do? Where do we go? If a prison's not safe, where the hell is?" She asked, her voice growing a little softer the more she spoke. They would never make it far in this state, even she knew it. She shook her head, trying to bury all thoughts of everything but survival into a place to be dealt with later. "Daryl, what's the plan?" Ch 17 now up!
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 83,010 - Reviews: 192 - Favs: 217 - Follows: 353 - Updated: 3/13 - Published: 12/18/2013 - [Beth G., Daryl D.] - Complete
Winters Warmth reviews
A one shot pulled out of a novel length story I have bouncing around my head. Daryl and Beth and their journey after the fall of the prison.
Walking Dead - Rated: M - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,399 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 46 - Published: 12/14/2013 - [Beth G., Daryl D.] - Complete
The Long Road Home reviews
After a terrible accident in her 6th year, Hermione ran from the Magical world. Now, years later it is time for her to face her past.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 29,983 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 12/21/2010 - Published: 2/13/2004 - [Hermione G., Severus S.]
Costing Not Less than Everything reviews
Snape's perspective as the war goes on. Mildly depressing, with a little HG/SS included.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,917 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 9/8/2008 - Published: 4/1/2006 - [Severus S., Hermione G.] - Complete
How Times Can Change reviews
ReWritten as of Feb 06. Hermione's inner dialouge as she watches the sunset with her beloved. Starts out HH, but ends up HGRL.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,640 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 2/14/2006 - Published: 3/13/2002 - Harry P., Hermione G., Remus L. - Complete
Flowers in the NightTime reviews
Rewritten as of Febuary 09, 2006. Hermione's thoughts as she waits for the end of the world.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,157 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 2/9/2006 - Published: 7/31/2002 - Hermione G. - Complete
No Tears reviews
Rewritetten as of Feb 2006. Hermione's thoughts on this, the last of days.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,132 - Reviews: 5 - Updated: 2/8/2006 - Published: 7/25/2002 - Hermione G. - Complete
With a Kiss reviews
Months after being taken hostage by the Death Eaters, Hermione has a visit that will change her life forever.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,287 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 7 - Published: 2/6/2006 - [Hermione G., Severus S.] - Complete
Musings on a Lost Time reviews
Humans are complex creatures depending on each other for survival; not just of the body, but of the soul. So what happens when a rift forms, and suddenly these humans are alone? Fred 'talking' to Cordelia, in her misguided way of dealing.
Angel - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,838 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 2/5/2006 - Published: 12/2/2003 - Cordelia C., Fred B. - Complete
What These Eyes Have Seen reviews
Rewritten as of Feb2006. Dennis POV set far into the future. One shot, complete.
Angel - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,283 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 2/5/2006 - Published: 2/1/2002 - Complete
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