ElabourateIllusion
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Joined 07-04-08, id: 1624508, Profile Updated: 08-15-12
Author has written 4 stories for Harry Potter, and Twilight.

Hey.

I am known as ElabourateIllusion, previously Christelle Lillian Black.

One day I decided, 'let's review what I had written on my profile when I first joined this site at the age of eleven!'

I groaned. The ridiculous childishness seriously made me cringe. Therefore, I thought, 'no, can't have that sullying my reputation. Must change."

So, I'm a sixteen year old Chinese senior (or was at the time this was written). I enjoy English, History, and Philosophy and have a passionate hatred for Maths. I first picked up a Harry Potter book a long time ago when I was six, and it continues to influence my life even when the last book has long been published. I first stumbled upon fanfiction when I was obsessed with Draco Malfoy. I'm still rather obsessed with him, but I've also branched out into all the other hotties on the dark side. For some reason the light side people just rub me up the wrong way. May have something to do with Dumbledore manipulating Harry, Harry being angsty, Ron being gormless, etc. Not that they aren't great characters, I just like my lord Voldemort better.

The canon ending always disappointed me terribly. What, Voldemort and Harry yell at each other some, throw a curse, reflect, die, hurray? Isn't that just a little anti-climatic? Come on, where do you see all that love, the supposed power he knows not? I'm just not convinced. Hence (I know, I know, who says hence...) I inflict upon you all my fanfictions. I'm not terribly good, but I do have a few rules for myself:

1. Check spelling and grammar so that it doesn't jarr. There are still a few I miss, but not enough to make you mad.

2. Do not do crazily out of character things-what's the point of writing Voldemort if Voldemort is a short, balding muggle who loves kittens?

3. Refer to canon facts-it is a fanfiction after all. It sucks to read a story where Dumbledore suddenly fancies Hermione or Hogwarts is moved to California.

There are other ones, but they've only been in effect since I've developed Taste and stopped wanting to write terrible Mary Sues. Don't hold it against me, everybody goes through that stage, though I admire and envy everyone who got over it quicker than I did. As I said, I'm in senior year, and applying to study English Literature in the UK, so I have to start getting serious about my writing.

Ah, no more not updating for six months. No more wonderful supergirl heronines. It's going to be hard.

Now, I'm off to delete my terrible Mary Sues and start fresh. I'm leaving only The Road Not Taken, Reincarnation and Letter Through The Veil...because the rest sucks.

For now my friends, adieu. Feel free to contact me if you feel like it.

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Harry Potter and the Nightmares of Futures Past by S'TarKan reviews
The war is over. Too bad no one is left to celebrate. Harry makes a desperate plan to go back in time, even though it means returning Voldemort to life. Now an 11 year old Harry with 30 year old memories is starting Hogwarts. Can he get it right?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 42 - Words: 419,605 - Reviews: 14611 - Favs: 20,389 - Follows: 20,031 - Updated: 9/8/2015 - Published: 10/28/2005 - Harry P., Ginny W.
Their Verdict of Vagaries by Angstier reviews
• "All who fall under your gaze become accused of a silent crime… and I am yet to understand why." -Riddle. Gray!Harry lost in love and misery. Redemption, betrayal, Death Eaters, Dumbledore & the story of Grindelwald. Voldemort's rise to power. HP/TMR
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 81 - Words: 635,223 - Reviews: 2261 - Favs: 2,144 - Follows: 1,677 - Updated: 10/31/2013 - Published: 9/6/2009 - Harry P., Tom R. Jr. - Complete
Erasing History by padawan lynne reviews
When his family is killed by someone he once called a friend, Harry is devastated. Thrown back in time, he decides to change history and save his family. After all, no one ever said what time the Prophecy had to be fulfilled in.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 49 - Words: 267,681 - Reviews: 2331 - Favs: 3,149 - Follows: 3,314 - Updated: 2/10/2013 - Published: 4/3/2008
Coming Back Late by alchymie reviews
We all remember the scene from "Deathly Hallows": Harry was struck down by the Dark Lord, and his spirit seemed to go to King's Cross and confer with Albus Dumbledore. Suppose, instead of returning directly to his body, Harry's spirit came back late?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 45 - Words: 221,852 - Reviews: 1434 - Favs: 2,153 - Follows: 2,638 - Updated: 11/15/2012 - Published: 11/12/2010 - Harry P., Hermione G.
The Ties That Bind by Netrixie reviews
Severus Snape never wanted this... he had two Master's already and was barely able to survive that. But now he has a third, and life as he knows it will never be the same. Enter Harry Potter, who is going to change the world. -being redone, working on the rest, don't hate me-
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 34 - Words: 116,763 - Reviews: 1289 - Favs: 971 - Follows: 1,156 - Updated: 8/31/2011 - Published: 4/28/2008 - Harry P., Severus S.
Fast Forward by pop-pop-bananas reviews
Third in the trilogy. Seq to Press Play. This is the best thing that could be happening, but it's never that simple. You always knew that it wasn't going to be easy, but no-one ever told you that it was going to be this hard. TomxGinny
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 49 - Words: 179,162 - Reviews: 855 - Favs: 200 - Follows: 164 - Updated: 2/18/2011 - Published: 10/30/2008 - Ginny W., Tom R. Jr. - Complete
Vindico Atrum by FirePhoenix8 reviews
Harry carves out his own path to become something beyond a Dark Lord. Durmstrang, Dark Arts, dueling, powers, heritage, horcruxes, hallows, Necromancy, Voldemort, Tom, Draco, Grindelwald. Sequel to The Black Heir.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 43 - Words: 722,689 - Reviews: 2934 - Favs: 1,998 - Follows: 1,995 - Updated: 7/13/2010 - Published: 10/8/2008 - Harry P., Voldemort
Time, Mr Potter? by Tw15teD reviews
Five years after Voldemort's victory over the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter is a man on the run. But what happens when he is thrown into his twelve-year old body in a freak accident? Non-DH compliant. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Horror - Chapters: 35 - Words: 195,226 - Reviews: 1141 - Favs: 2,074 - Follows: 1,284 - Updated: 12/28/2009 - Published: 3/30/2008 - Harry P. - Complete
Mirrored Face by UnveiledME reviews
What if it was not Edward but Harry who was glaring at the other that fateful Biology class? What if Edward reminds Harry of a love he longs to forget? how can love finds its way between the two when Harry sees not Edward but another person from his past?
Crossover - Harry Potter & Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 32,146 - Reviews: 141 - Favs: 283 - Follows: 496 - Updated: 6/27/2009 - Published: 4/6/2009 - Harry P., Edward
A Last Resort by LDR reviews
Post OOTP With a world gone to waste and Voldemort in power Harry must use the last option available to him to defeat the monster. Harry obeys the course of action Dumbledore sets for him should everything go wrong.HOC. TimeTravelFic.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure - Chapters: 19 - Words: 173,979 - Reviews: 716 - Favs: 1,151 - Follows: 1,239 - Updated: 3/14/2009 - Published: 4/13/2008 - Harry P.
Rewind by pop-pop-bananas reviews
First in the trilogy. War ends, but is by no means over. Discoveries remind us that you have to cut the roots for the tree to fall. However, confronting the enemy is never as simple as it seems. TomxGinny ----- Previously titled 'The Letter P'
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 70 - Words: 186,174 - Reviews: 1639 - Favs: 594 - Follows: 177 - Updated: 7/14/2008 - Published: 2/20/2008 - Ginny W., Tom R. Jr. - Complete
King of Yesterday by Put My Earmuffs On The Cookie reviews
COMPLETE "Get off Hermione, or I will kill you." Voldemort looked up at Harry, his human features rapidly unfurling revealing the old Tom Riddle. "Kill me then."A TRHG story.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 35 - Words: 57,276 - Reviews: 758 - Favs: 835 - Follows: 274 - Updated: 1/29/2008 - Published: 9/3/2007 - Hermione G., Tom R. Jr. - Complete
Amulet of Time 5: Sirius and the Sphinx by Luna the Moonmonster reviews
AU post GoF, incorporating OotP, but not HBP. After the defeat of Voldemort, Harry accompanies his son into the past once more, where Sirius finds himself as a power hungry pharaoh in Ancient Egypt.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 40,754 - Reviews: 809 - Favs: 770 - Follows: 725 - Updated: 10/25/2005 - Published: 8/12/2004 - Harry P., Sirius B.
Kiss or Kill by Mortalus reviews
HPTR slash. A freak accident transports our favorite attractive psychopath forward in time from 1942 to 1996. Attempted homicide and attempted romance ensue, not necessarily in that order.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 105,484 - Reviews: 797 - Favs: 2,082 - Follows: 453 - Updated: 7/15/2005 - Published: 6/12/2005 - Harry P., Tom R. Jr. - Complete
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The Dialogues reviews
Five conversations between Lily and Severus spanning from childhood to before 'Snape's Worst Memory'. Drabble. Canon-compliant.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Friendship/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,113 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/3/2015 - Lily Evans P., Severus S. - Complete
The Road Not Taken reviews
Sometimes what looks like coincidence is really fate. When Harry ran away from the Dursleys straight into the arms of a mysterious vampire, God must have been laughing. And of course, this changed everything. SLASH, HP/LV
Crossover - Harry Potter & Twilight - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,982 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 295 - Follows: 412 - Updated: 8/29/2012 - Published: 11/13/2010 - Harry P., Aro
Dear Lily reviews
After talking with Dumbledore that night after he learnt of Lily's death, Severus writes a letter to the girl he will always, always love. SeverusxLily
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,116 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/12/2012 - Severus S., Lily Evans P. - Complete
A Life of Struggle reviews
AU. Lacole used to be just a normal girl-until her death went spectacularly wrong and she found herself reborn, a witch, and Lord Voldemort's daughter. With her new identity, she might be able to find some answers to herself, and irrevocably change the times she is living in. First person, the unabridged account of the Second Wizarding War, according to Lacole Riddle.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Adventure - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,419 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 5/21/2011 - Published: 8/16/2010 - Harry P., Voldemort
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