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Joined 08-13-09, id: 2046008, Profile Updated: 05-23-14
Author has written 12 stories for Harry Potter, K-ON!/けいおん!, and Working!!/ワーキング!!.

About Me:

Name: HammersNStrings, HnS

Age: 27

Occupation: Television Station Production Operations

Frequently Asked Questions:

How come your fics are so well worded?

Because I write out of love. They say "look in thy heart and write". That's what I do. I write what I love and nothing more.

But, how do you do that?

Well, let's think about something we can all enjoy- food. I'll use the example of steak (vegetarian and vegan friends can picture... uh... a tofu steak?). If you say that the steak is juicy, you get the idea that okay, we have a juicy steak on our plate. But what if you were to say that the steak was cooked to absolute perfection. A perfect plating with a sprig of parsley on top. The bottom of the plate lightly sizzles from the succulent beef. As you press your knife to the meat, it parts at the very touch. You gently press the steak into your mouth, allowing each taste bud to savor every individual flavor that can be picked out. Something like that, ya know?

Are you a professional writer?

If you define "professional" as being paid to write something, then yes. If you define it as a career choice then no, I'm just a student of the game.

Nota Bene:

I just write for fun, and I write for my own loves. If you don't like what I've written, you're more than welcome to voice your opinion. I live for reviews, as it's the only thing that can make me better. I will always take into account what people picture, but ultimately, my stories are my own.

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True by Alydia Rackham reviews
TAG FOR THE FINAL PROBLEM. John is safe. So is Mycroft. There is just one person Sherlock has left to see, and he has to see her tonight.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,615 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 39 - Published: 1/15/2017 - Sherlock H., Molly Hooper - Complete
All My Love, Tonks by premadora girl reviews
On the eve of her departure for Hogwarts, Tonks writes to her cousin's best friend Remus Lupin for advice about not being sorted into Slytherin. A tentative friendship blossoms through exchanged letters but is dogged by secrets and shame. Remadora slow burn.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 24 - Words: 35,542 - Reviews: 186 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 1/5/2017 - Published: 12/6/2016 - [Remus L., N. Tonks] - Complete
Shoreline by gankutsu0u reviews
After the end of the Second War, Tonks visits Remus at his cottage on the coast of Scotland.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,901 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 5 - Published: 10/26/2016 - Remus L., N. Tonks
My Heart Above My Head by Padfoot24601 reviews
'"Quite exciting, isn't it? Fighting dark wizards?" a voice next to Remus asked. Remus started. A young woman had silently taken her place beside him. She smiled at him expectantly; a nice wide smile that matched her strangely familiar twinkling silver eyes.' In which Remus meets the beautiful woman who will tear his life apart and enjoy it.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,886 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/7/2016 - [Remus L., N. Tonks] - Complete
Expecto Patronum by shimotsuki11 reviews
Remus and Tonks have dinner at the Potters' after seeing Teddy off on the Hogwarts Express. James and Al are full of questions, including one that not even Harry knows the answer to. Remus/Tonks, Harry/Ginny, James, Albus, Lily. AU, in the "By a Thread" ficverse.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,284 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 13 - Published: 8/4/2013 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
Remus Lupin and The Unforgettable Auror Nymphadora by PoppedTheP reviews
Remus Lupin is the Defence teacher for the Ministry's Auror Trainees. An alternative "how they met" & subsequent relationship for our pair! Born from how much I'd fancy Remus if he were my teacher, continues through HP Timeline. AUish but fits with canon.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 7 - Words: 20,168 - Reviews: 81 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 1/17/2011 - Published: 12/9/2010 - N. Tonks, Remus L.
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Ritsu Tainaka - Ask Me Anything! reviews
Ever wanted to learn a bit more about me, the drummer of HTT? Of course you did! Well now here's your chance! It's been a few years since college, and Mio and I are together, but hey, ask me anything. Even if its angsty! I can deal with it. Don't leave me bored here! (Follow-up to my Words Unsaid fic. Future AU and INTERACTIVE!)
K-ON!/けいおん! - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,196 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 5/17/2015 - Published: 5/15/2015
Day by Day, Step by Step
Inami Mahiru thinks about the progress she's made in regards to curing her androphobia, with thanks to a certain bespectacled waiter.
Working!!/ワーキング!! - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 512 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/15/2015 - [Inami M., Takanashi S.] - Complete
A Most Unique Witch reviews
A transgender girl is accepted into Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry? How do the teachers, classmates, ghosts, and even the castle react? A story of learning to be comfortable with yourself and letting your inner beauty shine.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 26,911 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 1/28/2015 - Published: 2/25/2014 - [Remus L., N. Tonks] OC
Words Unsaid reviews
A story of love, lament, and insecurity. A Ritsu x Mio lemon fic. Sometimes the toughest thing you can do is wait while the thing you want most is just slightly out of grasp.
K-ON!/けいおん! - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 7,625 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 6/13/2014 - Published: 5/22/2014 - [Mio A., Ritsu T.] - Complete
I Won't Close My Eyes reviews
A lyrical one-shot featuring the thoughts running through Nymphadora Tonks' head and the books she reads during Remus' prolonged absence due to his being a noble git and all that. A bit more angsty than my typical works, but relaying a message of hope.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 983 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/1/2013 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
Wolfsbane and Chocolate reviews
Nymphadora Tonks has decided that it is now her goal in life to become Remus Lupin's personal Potions Mistress. However, that means lessons with everyone's favorite Potions Master, one Severus Snape. COMPLETE: Epilogue, The Potions Mistress.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,062 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 7/15/2011 - Published: 6/18/2011 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
Hands Outstretched reviews
An attempt to describe the deaths of Remus Lupin and Nymphadora Tonks at the Battle of Hogworts. It's pretty dark, so you've been warned.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,384 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 2 - Published: 6/17/2011 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
Stronger Than This reviews
Nymphadora Tonks entered her bedroom. Alone, miserable, and dead to the world, the one thing she cared about had disappeared, and she didn't know if she could make it. How could one person have such a hold on her?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,079 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 5/7/2011 - N. Tonks, Remus L. - Complete
Teddy's Letter reviews
As 22-year-old Teddy Lupin searched his grandmother's attic for his old Hogwarts scarf, he stumbled across a box with his name on it. He opened it to find a treasure trove of memories, and an envelope with his name written on it in swirling cursive.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 750 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 6 - Published: 1/17/2011 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
Sagely Advice reviews
Just a little one-shot where Remus finally decides he's done with the too old, too poor, too dangerous nonsense.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,021 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 6 - Published: 1/16/2011 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
Memories in a Glass Bottle reviews
One-shot. Remus tries to drown the sorrow over leaving his wife. A song fic written while listening to "Take Me As I Am" by Seven Wiser. Pretty angsty stuff.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,754 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 9 - Published: 1/13/2011 - Remus L., N. Tonks - Complete
A Lullaby reviews
Tonks is exhausted due to Teddy's fussing after a long night. She figures that feeding him might help, but her lovely husband Remus has another idea to settle their son.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,131 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/16/2010 - N. Tonks, Remus L. - Complete