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Author has written 9 stories for 1984, Harry Potter, Time Machine, and War of the Worlds.

March 2012: Added a chapter to Portraits, Ch. 3 RL.

Melanie. Twenty-three. Writer of fiction and poetry. Not talented in the art of fanfiction. Giving it a try, anyway. Loves Harry Potter fanfiction. Slash. Femmeslash. Occasional het. Occasional incest (Weasley, Malfoy, Black).

My poetry and my fiction resides at FictionPress. My penname is smile persephone.

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Private Lessons by Lara Zed reviews
Fred asks Hermione to teach him about Muggle music. FWHG
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 38,892 - Reviews: 475 - Favs: 368 - Follows: 634 - Updated: 7/13/2012 - Published: 11/13/2006 - Fred W., Hermione G.
Cry Wolf by SilverSkin reviews
Miss Weasley, our relationship has become what I feel to be less than professional. He said coldy from his desk. Quietly she stood. I don't care about being professional professor. Please R&R. Rated for later chaps.GWSS
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 39 - Words: 120,678 - Reviews: 461 - Favs: 209 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 9/22/2011 - Published: 7/18/2006 - Ginny W., Severus S.
Not Your Usual Veela Mate by Janara reviews
Draco is a Veela and guess who his mate is? I've tried to write a Veela story where the two don't jump into bed immediately, hence the title. Will contain Dumbledore bashing. HPDM LMSS AU from book 5
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 69 - Words: 417,467 - Reviews: 8504 - Favs: 6,118 - Follows: 5,579 - Updated: 7/25/2011 - Published: 9/8/2005 - Harry P., Draco M.
Namesake by Mariel Nightstalker reviews
Luna meets the moon goddess one night in the Forbidden Forest and discovers that they have more in common than the lunar cycles. Mythology/Harry Potter. FEMSLASH Artemis/Luna Lovegood
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,460 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 6 - Published: 2/14/2011 - Luna L. - Complete
Stepping Stones by Lomonaaeren reviews
HPDM slash, HPGW het. Fourshot. Harry thought he might as well marry Ginny, since he couldn't fall in love with anyone at all. And then he fell in love with Draco Malfoy. COMPLETE.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 39,939 - Reviews: 264 - Favs: 516 - Follows: 151 - Updated: 6/20/2010 - Published: 5/20/2010 - Draco M., Harry P. - Complete
You Can't Always Get What You Want by Ayla Pascal reviews
Hermione breaks up with Severus. He ends up turning to Luna. Snape/Luna
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,960 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 11 - Published: 6/12/2010 - Luna L., Severus S. - Complete
A Different Kind of Wet Dream by Reinamy's Cloud reviews
Harry has a secret that no can ever know about. Slash. NC-17.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,501 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 203 - Follows: 21 - Published: 3/1/2010 - [Harry P., Draco M.] - Complete
It's Not Easy by Ashvarden reviews
After the events of OotP, Harry undergoes a transformation. When he goes to stay with an old friend for the summer, he finally is able to control his destiny and become the man he was born to be. HarryViktor slash.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 50,553 - Reviews: 818 - Favs: 1,948 - Follows: 2,510 - Updated: 2/22/2010 - Published: 12/18/2006 - Harry P., Viktor K.
Sweet Caroline by gingercat0319 reviews
He was rich, single and disgustingly handsome. Learn how a four-year-old will turn his world up-side down. Sequel now posted - My Darling Caroline.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 43 - Words: 96,808 - Reviews: 2020 - Favs: 1,896 - Follows: 911 - Updated: 2/16/2010 - Published: 4/5/2009 - Hermione G., Draco M. - Complete
You Can't Always Get What You Want by Lyowyn reviews
But sometime you get what you need. Snarry. Severus is having a really awful couple of days until he's not.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,279 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 10 - Published: 1/24/2010 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Soaring by ConstantComment reviews
Draco Malfoy is reaching the halfway point of his eighth year of Hogwarts, post-war. Though things are back to normal, Draco feels haunted, suffocated, broken by his past. And he can’t be fixed. Can he? 8th-year return to Hogwarts , EWE, DH-compliant.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,693 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 180 - Follows: 12 - Published: 1/17/2010 - Draco M., Harry P. - Complete
The Prude by babi-gurl-chels reviews
Ginny watched, dazed, as Blaise and Draco walked down the hallway to the Head Boys dorm she heard Draco say "And I heard that she was a prude…" D/G/B Rated M
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,058 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 90 - Follows: 21 - Published: 11/30/2009 - Draco M., Ginny W. - Complete
You Could Have it so Much Better by Lyowyn reviews
Harry has a run in with Marcus Flint after his tryout for the English National Quidditch Team. Can be read as a oneshot or a companion piece to Give Me Life
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,479 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 22 - Published: 11/28/2009 - Harry P., Marcus F. - Complete
One Fine Line by Netrixie reviews
There is a fine line between Love and Hate. A very, very fine line. DRARRY, HPDM, SLASH. COMPLETE
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,889 - Reviews: 122 - Favs: 373 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 11/18/2009 - Published: 6/22/2008 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Out of the Depths by Laurielove reviews
A tale of emotional and physical dependency. A nineteen-year-old Hermione is back at Hogwarts, dissatisfied with life, and her bewildering new feelings for her Potions Master confuse her even more. HG/SS. M content. Age-appropriate readers, please.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 35 - Words: 137,138 - Reviews: 1726 - Favs: 1,655 - Follows: 487 - Updated: 8/10/2009 - Published: 5/5/2009 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Mango by Mademoiselle Nout reviews
GW/HP, Femslash: GW/LL Ginny Weasley is a 7th year at Hogwarts. Cracking under the pressure of ever approaching NEWTs, she will not only seek solace in Harry Potter's arms. Who is the one 7th year free of stress? Luna Lovegood of course!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,275 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/8/2009 - Ginny W., Luna L. - Complete
Forced into Love by Hopelessly Pessimistic reviews
As the people in the wizarding world fight for there place in the world, the Ministry comes up with a plan to unite the muggleborns and purebloods. The Marriage of Hermione Granger and Lucius Malfoy and the Minister will do anything to make sure it happen
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 8 - Words: 43,717 - Reviews: 463 - Favs: 298 - Follows: 408 - Updated: 11/28/2008 - Published: 3/16/2007 - Hermione G., Lucius M.
The Falconer's Game by smarmyhunnies reviews
Blaise Zabini enters into a contract with Draco Malfoy -- he must seduce Hermione Granger, make her fall in love with him, and promptly break her heart. Can this cold-hearted Slytherin carry out his task? Or will his feelings get in the way?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 11,091 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 7/9/2008 - Published: 5/9/2008 - Blaise Z., Hermione G.
Bloodlust by Landing In London reviews
What happens when Draco discovers Ginny's secret lust, a lust he also shares..D/G
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,029 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/18/2008 - Draco M., Ginny W. - Complete
Quiet by Alania Black reviews
He was the quiet Slytherin to most people, the ones who even cared to notice. Harry guessed that’s what drew him to Blaise in the first place. Harry/Blaise
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,272 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 447 - Follows: 45 - Published: 4/20/2008 - Harry P., Blaise Z. - Complete
Honey Sweet by Cogitatione reviews
A short poem, the first one I've ever been proud of. Hermione's longing over Harry OR Ron. Take as you will
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 153 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/10/2008 - Hermione G. - Complete
Pomegranate Seeds by Deathofme reviews
SSHG AU Hermione goes on an Orpheus like quest to find Snape in the Underworld. She is surprised by two things: one, Snape is not who he once was and two, he does not want to go back.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 19,376 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 15 - Published: 3/1/2008 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Nagini by Suklaamousse reviews
Nagini was never an ordinary snake and not just because she's the Dark Lords familiar. She is the only one Dark Lord cares for, but for how much? Warning for swearing, violence and sexual content.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,318 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/19/2008 - Tom R. Jr., Voldemort - Complete
The Dinner Party by fembuck reviews
The Black sister's are home from Hogwarts for Christmas vacation. Sexy fun ensues. Blackcest, BellatrixAndromeda, Narcissa, femslash
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,272 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 14 - Published: 8/10/2007 - Andromeda T., Bellatrix L. - Complete
Cancer Of My Mind by Reticent Rebel reviews
Severus consumed. Drabble
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/2/2007 - Severus S., Ginny W. - Complete
Tipping the Nymphae by goneoffthelump reviews
Hermione doesn't believe in nymphae. HermioneLuna Slash. Written before DH, so spoiler free and AU by default.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,406 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 9 - Published: 7/24/2007 - Hermione G., Luna L. - Complete
Moral Education by fembuck reviews
Bellatrix teaches Narcissa what happens to bad girls. BellatrixNarcissa, blackcest, femslash
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,424 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 15 - Published: 7/1/2007 - Bellatrix L., Narcissa M. - Complete
Full Moon OneShot by Banana Twinkie reviews
A full moon can cause the strangest of behaviors..
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,611 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 8 - Published: 6/28/2007 - Draco M., Hermione G. - Complete
Pride: A Tale of Two Purebloods by cylobaby reviews
Narcissa is tough, opinionated and powerful. What happens when she is forced into an arranged marriage with her greastest rival, Lucius Malfoy? Read to find out!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 23,333 - Reviews: 245 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 123 - Updated: 6/14/2007 - Published: 11/28/2005 - Narcissa M., Lucius M.
La Princesa del Guardian by Black Stormraven reviews
[Pan's Labyrinth] The Faun knows the true meaning behind the crescent mark on Moanna's shoulder, and it's not just a symbol of her nobility. FaunMoanna oneshot.
Pan's Labyrinth/El laberinto del fauno - Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,268 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/25/2007 - Complete
Still Unfaithful by Chocolateveela reviews
Draco and Hermione continue their affair, and this time Harry walks in... Rated M
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,201 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 29 - Published: 4/11/2007 - Draco M., Hermione G. - Complete
Hunted by LameBicycle98 reviews
Hermione and the werewolf. Warning: A bit dark in early chapters. HGFG Rare Pairing. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Horror/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 18,225 - Reviews: 224 - Favs: 455 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 3/20/2007 - Published: 4/11/2006 - Fenrir G., Hermione G. - Complete
Stigmata by InferiorBeing reviews
COMPLETE! HarryDraco Harry isn't the Dark Lord, so he cannot be with a Death Eater's son. This is the first time the BoyWhoLived ever asked for something and he cannot have it. So he takes matters into his own hands. Post HBP! Evil!Harry, Dark!Draco
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Horror - Chapters: 15 - Words: 47,626 - Reviews: 528 - Favs: 1,057 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 3/13/2007 - Published: 11/27/2005 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Bad Medicine by Cheryl Dyson reviews
Draco Malfoy, paragon of wickedness, follows Hermione Granger one day to an unused section of Hogwarts and discovers her unspeakable secret... Oh yeah, and the whole graveyard scene didn't happen. Cedric Diggory is alive. Because I said so.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 31,884 - Reviews: 245 - Favs: 589 - Follows: 92 - Published: 3/8/2007 - Draco M., Hermione G. - Complete
Before the Dawn by snarkyroxy reviews
In her seventh year, a latenight discovery changes Hermione Granger's view on a great many things. Severus Snape is just one of them. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 49 - Words: 323,413 - Reviews: 1770 - Favs: 2,599 - Follows: 592 - Updated: 7/12/2006 - Published: 2/16/2005 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Beast of Prey by Sodom reviews
ONE SHOT! Draco Malfoy is fascinated by the dangerous and animalistic Fenrir Greyback. When Fenrir returns the interest, Draco gets more than he bargained for. hard M! warnings: bestiality, werewolf on boy, consensual, smut!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Horror/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,335 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 313 - Follows: 57 - Published: 6/24/2006 - Draco M., Fenrir G. - Complete
Pretty Little Secrets by sparkley-tangerine reviews
Veela!Harry fic with HarryDraco slash. Rating will go up in future chappies. Lily Potter wasn't what everyone thought she was. Becoming an Elemental Veela just might give Harry the power to defeat Voldemort forever and possibly fall in love in the process
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 41 - Words: 148,061 - Reviews: 2501 - Favs: 4,075 - Follows: 1,179 - Updated: 3/17/2006 - Published: 3/22/2005 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Black Truth by InferiorBeing reviews
And, with bated breath, Draco traced the silver line down one more step in the family tree. Draco Lucius Malfoy... the third full blooded Veriae in the Malfoy family... and future life mate of Harry Potter. HD SLASH No HBP spoilers
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 42 - Words: 104,304 - Reviews: 4736 - Favs: 6,919 - Follows: 1,443 - Updated: 12/23/2005 - Published: 4/27/2004 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
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Vignettes: Portraits of the Wizarding World
Short literary sketches of the characters of Harry Potter. Ch 1 HG, Ch 2 SB, Ch 3 RL, Ch 4 DM.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 571 - Updated: 3/20/2012 - Published: 5/13/2008 - Hermione G., Sirius B.
The Helplessness of a Savior
Two short pieces about Harry, his feelings of helplessness against Voldemort, and the stress of his position in the Wizarding World.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 308 - Updated: 3/27/2011 - Published: 1/21/2010 - Harry P. - Complete
Unsaid Attraction reviews
Some things that are left unsaid to the ears of another are forever lost, never to be spoken again. HrG Onesided. Oneshot. 10/20/09: Now a two-shot!
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 840 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 10/20/2009 - Published: 12/4/2006 - Hermione G., Ginny W. - Complete
Through the Eyes of the Martians reviews
A brief look at the invasion in War of the Worlds from the perspective of the Martians. Revised! ATTN: It is from the perspective of the Martians, so their view of the situation would obviously be different from humanity. Look at it through their eyes.
War of the Worlds - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 311 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/7/2008 - Complete
Interpreting the Sphinx reviews
A short essay/reflection on the symbolism of the Sphinx in The Time Machine.
Time Machine - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 257 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/7/2008 - Complete
Silent Revelations reviews
A short piece based off of The Time Machine. As the Time Traveler tells his story around the dinner table, the Silent Man watches.
Time Machine - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 355 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Published: 3/3/2008 - Complete
Grindelwald's Redemption reviews
The end of Grindelwald, my interpretation. OneShot.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 377 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/8/2008 - Voldemort - Complete
Only Human reviews
DEAD FIC. WANT TO FINISH IT? MSG ME. Harry Potter isn't himself. Can he be pulled from the unknown snare? Eventually, HD SLASH.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,339 - Reviews: 6 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 6/21/2007 - Published: 6/9/2007 - Harry P., Draco M.
Awakening reviews
Winston, in his last few moments of life, realized something. [A simple ficlet.]
1984 - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 200 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/4/2006