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Author has written 4 stories for Harry Potter.

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I just wanna write some weird Harry Potter stuff, man.

4-9-2018: As Puzzle draws to its conclusion (for a total of 46 chapters) I think my next focus is going to be Bad Oracle. I'm also working on some Star Wars things because I shipped Reylo since The Force Awakens, so naturally I came out of The Last Jedi a Changed Woman. We'll see where any of it goes. No promises; finishing Puzzle feels like I'm going through a really difficult breakup.

Sadly, Transformation in C Minor is looking less and less likely to get attention; it's just too much of a mess and the plot is... not good.

9-9-2017: I wrote a lot of weird Harry Potter stuff in 2006, came back to it somewhat in 2011, and then got away from the fandom again. I've come back to the fandom and I'm not about to make more promises I am clearly excellent at breaking, but I will say that Puzzle is currently (hopefully) on a weekly update schedule, and I would like to revisit Transformation in C Minor once the former has reached its conclusion.

Or maybe everything will fly off the rails and I will rewrite the end of Harry Potter starting with the end of OotP because Harry you really needed to learn Occlumency you twit.

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The Long Road Home by Penelope Muir reviews
Voldemort chooses Neville but the Potters do not escape unscathed. Five years later, Lily Potter walks back into Severus Snape's life. Things are about to get complicated. AU Severus/Lily.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 119 - Words: 558,454 - Reviews: 2146 - Favs: 669 - Follows: 828 - Updated: 9/15 - Published: 1/1/2011 - [Lily Evans P., Severus S.] Harry P., Regulus B.
No Journey's End by laventadorn reviews
AU, girl!Harry story. As Voldemort's power grows, Harriet has to navigate a path to adulthood in the shadow of war. Snape begins to understand that not only does he have a heart, but it may be under the greatest siege of his life. A continuation of 'The Never-ending Road,' beginning with Order of the Phoenix. Future Snape/Harriet.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 60,570 - Reviews: 411 - Favs: 553 - Follows: 708 - Updated: 3/5 - Published: 10/7/2016
Ananke by Eunike reviews
19-year-old Lily Evans finds herself mysteriously in the future, a world she no longer recognizes. With no one else to turn to, she goes to her old friend Severus for help and sets out to fix the past. What will Severus do when the love of his life returns to him? [SS/LE]
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 55 - Words: 201,232 - Reviews: 1807 - Favs: 1,261 - Follows: 1,219 - Updated: 8/22/2017 - Published: 7/16/2008 - Lily Evans P., Severus S. - Complete
Far Beyond a Promise Kept by oliver.snape reviews
Snape never wanted anyone to know of his promise to Dumbledore, but has realised that he can protect Potter much better by taking a less passive role in the boy's training. Actually liking Harry Potter has never been part of his plan. mentor/guardian.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 17 - Words: 140,548 - Reviews: 1297 - Favs: 3,000 - Follows: 1,171 - Updated: 2/13/2013 - Published: 10/27/2012 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Come Once Again and Love Me by laventadorn reviews
Severus wakes up in the afterlife expecting something rather different than being almost-seventeen again. Seriously, what kind of game is this? But wait - Lily's come back, too - from 1981? Perhaps it's a second chance... but to do what? SS/LE
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 25 - Words: 188,760 - Reviews: 732 - Favs: 1,236 - Follows: 402 - Updated: 1/26/2012 - Published: 12/24/2011 - Severus S., Lily Evans P. - Complete
Lily and the HalfBlood Prince by greeneyes117 reviews
This story starts from when Severus first met Lily, and the way their friendship evolved during their school years. It is mostly canon, continuing seamlessly from Ch.33 in JKR's book the latter marked in italics .COMPLETE
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 137 - Words: 619,061 - Reviews: 1144 - Favs: 636 - Follows: 336 - Updated: 12/17/2011 - Published: 9/29/2009 - [Lily Evans P., Severus S.] - Complete
Honour Among Death Eaters by Penelope Muir reviews
As the war rages on, Severus Snape and Lily Evans cross paths once again and find themselves on a dangerous road of love and betrayal that will shape the fate of the Wizarding World. Meanwhile, Regulus struggles to deal with the reality of his choices.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 67 - Words: 149,732 - Reviews: 475 - Favs: 301 - Follows: 133 - Updated: 7/28/2011 - Published: 1/29/2008 - Lily Evans P., Severus S., Regulus B. - Complete
one more such victory by kilara25 reviews
After the Battle of Hogwarts, Harry has one more duty left to perform.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,222 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 292 - Follows: 37 - Published: 6/29/2009 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Substitute by BajaB reviews
The magical contract made by the Goblet of Fire inadvertently sets underway events that change everything you thought you knew about the boy-who-lived. AU GOF, depressing and a bit dark.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 35,945 - Reviews: 808 - Favs: 2,179 - Follows: 920 - Updated: 12/16/2008 - Published: 11/7/2008 - Harry P. - Complete
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Bad Oracle reviews
If Harry Potter could alter the past, he isn't sure what he'd change, but he knows he'd change something. If Severus Snape could hold history in his hands, he knows exactly what shape he would mold it into. Albus Dumbledore might flatter himself enough to think he would walk away from such power. But Delphi Riddle isn't here to serve any of them.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Fantasy - Chapters: 15 - Words: 62,185 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 9/29 - Published: 3/10 - Harry P., Lily Evans P., Severus S., Delphi Riddle
seventeen moons reviews
"The scar is small, at least," Pomfrey says, pulling the bandage snug around the cleaned wound. There's a pity in her voice that makes Severus want to throw up again. "It will be easily covered." SS/LE ONESHOT
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,834 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 11 - Published: 6/27 - Lily Evans P., Severus S. - Complete
Puzzle reviews
Three years after Voldemort visited Godric's Hollow, Lily now lives under the protection of loyal Death Eater Severus Snape in a world by ruled the Dark Lord's conquest. But the Order of the Phoenix is not completely eradicated, and two names are beginning to return to her: Harry and James. COMPLETE
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 46 - Words: 144,097 - Reviews: 440 - Favs: 98 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 4/21 - Published: 1/3/2011 - Sirius B., Lily Evans P., Severus S., Regulus B. - Complete
Transformation in C Minor reviews
Harry begins his quest for the horcruxes with an unlikely companion, and Draco Malfoy is hidden in plain sight-as Harry. Totally not DH compliant.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Angst - Chapters: 18 - Words: 41,443 - Reviews: 426 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 11/29/2010 - Published: 7/18/2005 - Draco M., Severus S.