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Joined 11-02-11, id: 3394385, Profile Updated: 03-13-16
Author has written 11 stories for Harry Potter.

Origin of my Profile name: I have an almond wand, and if it were to truly have a magical core, it would most likely be unicorn hair. I have always loved unicorns. :) I'm a native Texan, female, lesbian, dance instructor, college instructor, and my hobbies and interests are wide-ranging. My interest in reading and writing Harry Potter Fan Fiction began summer 2011, after the final film was released. My favorite stories to read feature Harry Potter and Severus Snape, whether they have a romantic relationship, strong friendship, or a mentor/guardian/parental relationship. I have alot of ideas for Snarry (slash) stories, but work keeps me very busy so I don't get to work on my stories as much as I would like. Eventually I want to write some femslash for Xena: Warrior Princess (Xena & Gabrielle), femslash for Harry Potter (Hermione & ???), and friendship/mentor/parental-fic for Harry & Severus. But first I need to finish the many WIPs and plotbunnies in my head for my Snarry fic! Don't worry, I haven't abandoned any of my WIPs!! I'm just very busy with work and life! And it does take me a long time to write because I put a lot of time and effort into each chapter.

March, 2016: The last couple years I've been absolutely swamped!!! I *have* been working on my WIPs bit by bit. No, I have *not* abandoned any of my stories, I'm just very busy with work, chores, etc.!

Updates on individual stories:

The Gift. I have ideas for the remainder of the story. It looks like it'll take 1 or 2 more chapters to wrap up this one. I hope to work on it and finish it by the end of the year.

You Are The Half Blood Prince! Only the epilogue remains!!! I have made progress on this one. I hope to finish it this year.

Bets & Consequences. I think this story will have just one or two more chapters. I have made some progress on it. I hope to finish it this year or the next.

Broken Heart Curse. I've made a lot of progress on this one this past year! I'm getting ready to post a new chapter tonight. There will be three more chapters. I expect it to be complete by the end of the year!

Don't Leave Me: The next chapter will take place on "Thur morning - afternoon." Much of the chapter will concern the letters that are sent back and forth between Harry & Sev throughout the day. I've got ideas cooking on that, but little has actually been written. The final chapter takes place at the End of the Year Feast, Thur night, and is a nice long chapter and with a HAPPY ending, I promise. :) The final chapter needs some tweaking but is mostly done. But what needs work are the chapter(s) before the final chapter. This is the most complex and hardest to write WIP's I have, so it'll likely be the last one I work on.

Astronomy Tower: This story is finished but I do have 2 sequels in mind. Part 2 ("the way to a man's heart") will be HP's pursuit of SS's friendship and love during the summer. Flirtation, frustration, angst, and then finally snogging! And recipes! I've already started on this, but the beginning needs the most work and I want to finish my WIP's before starting on sequels, so it'll be awhile before this is posted. To Snarry-lovers who are anxious for hot action, be patient. ;) My SS in this story has a painful back story (date rape, etc) & a low self image so it's necessary for HP to pursue him slowly and there will be no more than snogging in the 2nd story. In Part 3 (working on title) their intimacy slowly builds and they get some much needed Marvin Gaye-esque "healing" ;) I'll do my best.

I've got at least half a dozen ideas for new stories, but I really want to finish the above in-progress stories before I tackle any sequels or new stories! I have SO many ideas, I wish I had more time to write! *sigh*

Thank you to everyone who's tagged my profile or stories as a favorite or on alert or has reviewed my stories. I can't tell you how much joy it gives me to write and how much joy it gives me to see it be appreciated. I don't always take the time to reply to the reviews (or reply promptly) since my jobs keep me VERY busy, but I enjoy reading each review and they are a beacon of bright light when I have a rough time or am tired or stressed because of work. Thank you!!!

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Bleeding Heart by Sylvia Blackwood reviews
Harry is afflicted with an unusual and dangerous curse. Voldemort's final gift. How can Love save him this time when Love is what's killing him? M/M Snarry.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 29 - Words: 71,257 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 136 - Follows: 247 - Updated: 6/5 - Published: 10/28/2015 - Harry P., Severus S.
There's Nothing Else I Can Say by GreenAngel16 reviews
Following the battle in the Department of Mysteries and the death of his Godfather, Sirius Black, Harry has been rendered mute. There is no quick cure for Harry as he is forced to struggle through the summer and his 6th Year at Hogwarts. Faced with a destiny far greater than himself Harry finds salvation in the one person he least expected.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 45 - Words: 692,892 - Reviews: 1111 - Favs: 828 - Follows: 1,036 - Updated: 5/19 - Published: 6/12/2012 - Harry P., Severus S.
Always by Master Snape reviews
Severus was imprisoned in Azkaban after the war. Even though it was not a life sentence, the Wizengamot decided a five year incarceration would appease the hatred of a public who still wanted Severus Snape punished for his crimes. This is the story of two enemies who after the war, attained a mutual respect that eventually turned into love through a shared correspondence.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 32,847 - Reviews: 245 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 319 - Updated: 2/4 - Published: 5/26/2013 - Harry P., Severus S.
When You Touch Me by Steppenwoelfin reviews
Severus Snape is forced to marry a mute Harry Potter, who has lost his voice after his latest clash with Voldemort. It is through touch, in many senses, that Severus and Harry slowly get to know each other...Chapter 46 posted!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 48 - Words: 71,822 - Reviews: 2643 - Favs: 2,601 - Follows: 3,829 - Updated: 2/1 - Published: 11/22/2008 - Harry P., Severus S.
Words of Intent by Schattengestalt reviews
During his eighth year at Hogwarts, Harry develops a crush on his Potions Master. Harry does not dare to act on his feelings, until he thoughtlessly makes a magical vow that forces him to make a move. Snarry.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 39,058 - Reviews: 130 - Favs: 240 - Follows: 440 - Updated: 12/4/2015 - Published: 9/29/2014 - [Harry P., Severus S.] [Hermione G., Ron W.]
Harry Cocker by Profound Yaoi reviews
Harry Potter becomes an Animagus. But things never go the way he hopes... Warnings: Snarry, slash future sex scenes, probably some course language, OOCness and AU. M for future chapters. Disclaimer: I don't own Harry Potter or any of its characters.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 31 - Words: 86,100 - Reviews: 960 - Favs: 968 - Follows: 1,270 - Updated: 3/7/2015 - Published: 8/13/2009 - Severus S., Harry P.
Fireworks by Schattengestalt reviews
Harry is prepared to spend New Year s Eve all by himself, but Destiny has different plans for him. One-Shot. Snarry.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,098 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 16 - Published: 12/31/2014 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Out of the Ashes by SABATHco reviews
Snape awakes a week after the Battle of Hogwarts to be told Harry Potter saved his life. Post-war, slow Snape/Harry, adult themes, mild profanity, romance, male/male, AU.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 53 - Words: 303,837 - Reviews: 373 - Favs: 365 - Follows: 485 - Updated: 11/9/2014 - Published: 7/2/2013 - Harry P., Severus S.
Severus snape- snarry extraordinaire by Marioluver reviews
Severus Snape writes snarry on Fanfiction under the username: TheRealSeverusSnape. Harry potter reads snarry on Fanfiction under the Username: LightningRod. Harry adores TheRealSeverusSnape's stories and is an avid reviewer. So what happens when Harry finds out that TheRealSeverusSnape is The-Real-Severus-Snape? Contains MxM: don't like don't read
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 18,214 - Reviews: 148 - Favs: 195 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 11/1/2014 - Published: 2/2/2014 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Desiderium Intimum by arielgobuss reviews
"You want it. You love to provoke me so I can break you. You love it when I do this. When I call you to order, when I break your resistance, when I punish you. You love... ' the voice became hoarse, 'to squirm at my feet. And you know that no one else can give you this. No one else can make you feel like that. And that is why that Potion pointed you toward me, Potter. "
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 34 - Words: 241,224 - Reviews: 494 - Favs: 547 - Follows: 754 - Updated: 10/18/2014 - Published: 1/8/2011 - Harry P., Severus S.
Biscuits with a Side of Betrayal by Warviben reviews
Voldemort has been defeated, and Harry has returned to Hogwarts to finish his education. He approaches Severus Snape, who has survived Nagini's bite, for information regarding his mother. Snape proposes a trade. Contains a relationship between two male characters.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 31 - Words: 120,517 - Reviews: 403 - Favs: 356 - Follows: 272 - Updated: 10/8/2014 - Published: 9/8/2014 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Courtship Conundrum by Belladonna1185 reviews
On the day of Harry's 17th Birthday an old wizarding tradition turns his life upside down. It's either go through with it or lose everything... Rated M for future material. Snarry
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 28,408 - Reviews: 361 - Favs: 597 - Follows: 1,031 - Updated: 10/7/2014 - Published: 3/7/2012 - Harry P., Severus S.
New Morning by Schattengestalt reviews
After one too many drinks, Harry wakes up in his bed, without any memories of how he has gotten there in the first place. When he realizes that he is also not alone in his bed, he starts to panic. Snarry. One-Shot
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,708 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 163 - Follows: 28 - Published: 6/27/2014 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Gray Skye Mourning by KneazleGriff reviews
As Severus Snape lay dying on the filthy floor of the Shrieking Shack, bleeding in the arms of Harry Potter, a profound, devastating realization awakens a long lost love, latent for years and torn asunder by time's cruel fate. Is love strong enough to overcome the pain from the past and ensure Severus' survival? Time-Travel fic. SSHP - COMPLETE.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 19 - Words: 183,486 - Reviews: 862 - Favs: 1,508 - Follows: 1,042 - Updated: 12/24/2013 - Published: 7/13/2012 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Only Thing I know by Lady Sarah85 reviews
Severus Snape has returned to Hogwarts after being apparently dead. Can he and Harry Potter become friends? Or perhaps more?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 30,093 - Reviews: 118 - Favs: 124 - Follows: 237 - Updated: 11/21/2013 - Published: 10/19/2011 - Harry P., Severus S.
Working in Kind by Brianna R West reviews
(Complete) After the war, Harry takes the position as DADA professor at Hogwarts. Working closely with Severus Snape, he is forced to both face his newly developing feelings for his old Potion's professor and the trials of working at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. With plenty of funny and serious trials, Harry learns the value in teaching and love.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 29,380 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 8/28/2013 - Published: 8/18/2013 - Harry P., Severus S.
Healing touch by SnarryvsLarry reviews
au/ooc Harry is a healer. He comes face to face with a ghost, someone he believed dead in battle. As Harry falls in love, he struggles to deal with other bonds. warn slash/mpreg
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 41 - Words: 85,039 - Reviews: 1189 - Favs: 999 - Follows: 645 - Updated: 2/15/2013 - Published: 1/17/2012 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Fall From Grace by Olget reviews
Werewolves, Death Eaters and a powerful curse cause Snape to lose his cover as spy- with dire consequences for both him and Harry. How will they be able to cope? Canon up to OotP. HP/SS
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 88,590 - Reviews: 184 - Favs: 218 - Follows: 328 - Updated: 1/10/2013 - Published: 1/28/2012 - Harry P., Severus S.
Resistance by danniperson reviews
Creating Soul Bonds with your soul mate can strengthen your magic greatly...but is it worth the cost of committing yourself to your so-called other half if you hate them? AU
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 36 - Words: 256,318 - Reviews: 818 - Favs: 227 - Follows: 395 - Updated: 10/17/2012 - Published: 11/23/2011 - Harry P., Severus S.
The Best Kept Secrets by danniperson reviews
Albus Severus sees his father kissing his namesake one night, an event that unravels all of the secrets the older generation has been keeping for so long. Mpreg. Slash. Infidelity. Mostly epilogue compliant.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 68,447 - Reviews: 89 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 169 - Updated: 9/29/2012 - Published: 4/19/2012 - Harry P., Severus S.
Lost by Sonicgirl582 reviews
By events beforehand Harry Potter and Severus Snape find themselves lost in the forbidden forest-alone. They find that they need each others help to get out alive and not only get out of being lost on the outside, but also their feelings on the inside.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 41 - Words: 156,013 - Reviews: 228 - Favs: 156 - Follows: 182 - Updated: 9/29/2012 - Published: 7/31/2011 - Severus S., Harry P.
Unexpected by ieatmyfeelings reviews
After one hot night in a broom closet with a man he can't remember Harry finds himself in an unexpected way.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 33,261 - Reviews: 232 - Favs: 485 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 1/16/2012 - Published: 11/17/2011 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Never by Alexis.Danaan reviews
Severus Snape had always been Dumbledore's man but this time the old Headmaster was asking too much of his Potions Master. OOC, not slash, platonic relationships.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,216 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 14 - Published: 12/1/2011 - Severus S., Harry P. - Complete
Against His Better Judgement by Emily Waters reviews
Sometimes, the only way to understand each other is to fight it out...
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,354 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 19 - Published: 11/29/2011 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Best Laid Plans Or How Snape got what he deserved by Suzie74 reviews
The Dark Lord is no more...Severus decides it's time for Harry to pay for all the things he did... but his scheme doesn't quite go to plan.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,608 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 184 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 11/27/2011 - Published: 10/11/2011 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Best Laid Plans 2 Harry's Revenge by Suzie74 reviews
Sequel to Best Laid Plans - Harry has Severus exactly where he wants him.. will the potion master get his just desserts? warning - bondage m/m slash.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,701 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 193 - Follows: 31 - Published: 11/17/2011 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The F Word HP Style! by iloveyou-DracoMalfoy reviews
Just read to find out what me and my friend made.
Crossover - South Park & Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 288 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 5 - Published: 9/7/2011 - Eric Cartman, Draco M. - Complete
Amortentia by Paimpont reviews
Harry slips Snape a love potion. So why isn't it working? HP/SS slash, one-shot.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,323 - Reviews: 98 - Favs: 790 - Follows: 127 - Published: 8/2/2011 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
In This World For You by SnapesFavorite reviews
The night Lily and James are killed, Dumbledore asks for Severus's promise to give up his own destiny in order to protect Harry's life. Severus agrees, but when he meets his husband from the future, he's forced to break his word. HPSS Slash.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 43 - Words: 204,539 - Reviews: 3112 - Favs: 2,693 - Follows: 3,211 - Updated: 4/5/2010 - Published: 8/7/2005 - Harry P., Severus S.
I've Learned Something Today by keelhaulrose reviews
What would happen if Snape had to teach in South Park, CO? Rated for language
Crossover - South Park & Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,971 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 21 - Published: 4/25/2009 - Severus S.
Bound by AwHumanityNo reviews
Repost in new account bits changed and added. HPSS slash, Mpreg, underage sex Harry and Sev are bound in Harry's fifth year. Written preOOTP. Long, but not about to divide it.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 19,984 - Reviews: 279 - Favs: 1,083 - Follows: 137 - Published: 7/11/2003 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
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Broken Heart Curse reviews
Severus has been cursed, punished by Voldemort for betraying him. Only true love's kiss can save him from a lifetime of unbearable pain. Does Harry have what it takes to save him? Warning: HPSS/Slash/Snarry - Don't like, don't read!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 29,979 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 235 - Follows: 382 - Updated: 3/13 - Published: 1/10/2012 - Harry P., Severus S.
You're The HalfBlood Prince! reviews
Sequel to "Who is the half-blood prince?" Harry has a crush on the Prince and Snape. When he discovers that that they are the same, he decides to confront the man. Will Harry's wildest dreams come true?
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 12,762 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 162 - Updated: 3/20/2015 - Published: 2/12/2012 - Harry P., Severus S.
Bets & Consequences reviews
Hogwarts staff have made a bet over whether Severus and Harry are in a relationship. What happens when the Potions and DADA professors find out about this bet? Will their friendship be strained or develop into something more? - Snarry! Don't like, don't read.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,534 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 204 - Updated: 7/20/2014 - Published: 3/26/2013 - Harry P., Severus S.
Astronomy Tower reviews
Harry regularly escapes to the Astronomy Tower whenever he wakes up dreaming of his Potions Master. But one night someone is already there! Will Harry reveal his secrets? Harry's 7th year, AU. HPSS Pre-Snarry. Sequels will have Snarry.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 12,474 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 155 - Updated: 8/8/2013 - Published: 11/7/2011 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Caught in the Act reviews
Two shorts about Prof. Potter getting caught by Prof. Snape in a compromising position. Pre-Snarry / Snarry. Don't like, don't read!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,381 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 22 - Published: 8/8/2013 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Gift reviews
Harry, the new DADA professor, drew Snape's name for the staff's Secret Santa gift exchange. What will Harry give him? And how will this change their relationship? - Snarry. Don't like, don't read. UPDATE! NEW chapter (ch.4) & UPDATED chapter (ch3 - needed to rewrite a short bit)
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,841 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 182 - Updated: 7/10/2013 - Published: 3/26/2013 - Harry P., Severus S.
Something More Agreeable Than Tea reviews
Harry invites Severus for tea. Severus doesn't realize that Harry is expressing interest in him. (Pre-Snarry. Beginning of HPSS relationship. Don't like, don't read!)
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,177 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 10 - Published: 2/7/2013 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Don't Leave Me reviews
Harry, at end of 7th year, is asked by Dumbledore to return to teach. But he cannot bear the thought of being around The-Man-Who-Detests-Potter any longer. Does Severus really hate Harry? Will Harry confess his love? HPSS, Preslash, Slash, AU, language
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 31,533 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 269 - Updated: 8/18/2012 - Published: 11/11/2011 - Harry P., Severus S.
Who Is The HalfBlood Prince? reviews
Harry has a crush on the Half-Blood Prince, without knowing his true identity. Severus catches him with his Potions book. Will Harry find out the truth? Suggested Pre-Snarry. 6th year. Slightly AU. Prequel to "You're The Half-Blood Prince!"
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,421 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 2/12/2012 - Published: 11/17/2011 - Severus S., Harry P. - Complete
Stonewalls and Floodgates reviews
Short & sweet. Intimacy requires vulnerability. But Sev is safe with Harry. Warning: HPSS/Snarry/Slash, mature themes, language. Don't like, don't read.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 624 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 14 - Published: 1/9/2012 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
6 Month Anniversary reviews
Harry & Severus celebrate their six month anniversary by taking the next big step in their relationship. Most of the story takes place in the bedroom. *wink* Warnings: Snarry, Slash, HPSS, established relationship, consummation, a little fluffy.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,448 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 79 - Follows: 12 - Published: 11/6/2011 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete