Sylvia Snape
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Joined 07-23-04, id: 638447, Profile Updated: 10-05-13
Author has written 20 stories for Harry Potter, and Doctor Who.

I'm living in the US and I'm a lapsed fangirl. I write mainly in Harry Potter, Doctor Who and Pride and Prejudice.

Disclaimer: Some of these stories are over 10 years old. I'm a better writer now, but I have no intention of deleting them just because of that.

I'm also a part of a yahoo!group of betas. We're just starting out, so please, come by, either to offer your services or find a beta for your fic. Many fandoms and original fiction covered! Visit us here: All Purpose Betas

A Few Thinks to Remember:
The wise speak when they have something to say; the fools speak when they have to say something. Plato
The pen is mightier than the sword, and considerably easier to write with.
The secret of creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Argue not with dragons for thou art crunchy and go well with Brie.
Don't judge a book by its movie.
Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at an Elingsh uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer is at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae we do not raed ervey lteter by it slef but the wrod as a wlohe. Initsereg!

Reviewing: Say whatever you want, guys. Crit is particularly good, actually, but some of these stories really are old and I have moved long past them and their flaws. :
The Waffle Iron of Death: one shot 7/26 A few people pointed out that they found Kretcher's death very sudden. So, I have to explain. I originally found this story as a challenge to take place after OotP, in Grimmuald place, with Dobby dying and the title being The Waffle Iron of Death. This kept bothering me, so I eventually wrote it. With one little difference, Kreacher died. After I found out that I confused the two elfs, it didn't make sense to change anything, so I left it as it was. So, however much I don't like Kreacher, I didn't write this story just so I could brutally kill him off. Heh

Epilogue: one shot 7/30 I tried to write what I thought at that time to be a very cannon ending. I made Harry Minister with 12 kids because of the "prediction" that Trelawney made. (You know, the one where she was being watched by Umbridge and instead of saying that Harry was going to die, she said he's live to a ripe old age, become Minister of Magic and have 12 kids.) Pomona is Sprout's real name, someone actually pointed this out to me, when I posted this somewhere else. (curtesy of the Harry Potter Lexington) Also, I wrote this story nearly a year ago, so it may be inconsistent with new information. (This includes everything from, obviously.)

Leaving one shot 8/3 Inspired by myself. :-)

Claws one shot 8/7 This is sort of a companion to another story of mine, Chunks. You all seem to love this. Though I can't blame you, as it is Remus.

Chunks one shot 8/11 A sort of companion to Claws.

Not Just a Normal Day at the Office one shot 8/15 Inspired by me, again. Geez, I'm so bad...

Harry Potter Fandom one shot 8/19 The authors in Fic Central are from various websites that got deleated in the editing process. Don't be surprised by lack of websites.

Gloves, Toaster and Toilets chaptered 8/23-7/22 My first fanfic, actually... This is a chapter story as a background for OotP, following Arthur Weasley. There is a total of 15 chapters as a background to OotP. I have started writing Gloves, Charms and Amulets, which is the same thing as a background for HBP. That's on an indefinite hiatus, since I would feel the need to rewrite GTT before continuing on.

Crossdresser one shot 7/2 A little fun on my part.

The Ferret and the Weasel one shot 7/2 There's no Draco/Ginny here, sorry. This is a bit of insanity on my part. Yes, there was a point to it when I wrote it... I can't think of it off the top of my head, but I know it's there.

I Hate You! one shot 7/2 My hand at a little romance. My two best friends were the inspiration. ;)

Doubt of the Moon: chaptered 7/29-7/31 A short Remus story about how he was bitten. It was 2/3 of the way written before HBP came out, and I didn't want to abandon it, so it became AU. In this story, it is not Fenrir Greyback who bites Remus (since I didn't know that) but a different (now AU) possibility. Also, Remus's mother is a witch and his father is a muggle, not the other way around (as it should be.) Since it was AU anyway, I saw no point to change that. By the way, I have no idea which exact year Remus was 6, and I certainly don't know if that July had two full moons, but that's how it fit my story.

Umbridge: poem 3/27 This I wrote a long time ago for a sorting quiz... I dug it up lately, and I realized that I liked it, so I decided to post it. I'm not much of a poet, but a little dabbling never hurt anyone. ;)

J.K. Rowling went Bowling: poem 3/29 Cowritten. This was a bit of sillyness that started in an AIM conversation with my friend. It quickly got out of hand, and most people reacted positively, and we liked it, so I decided to post it up. My friend wishes to be credited as Barty Buffin, and although slightly insane, makes for a nice collaborator. I had fun!

The Yule Ball's Happy Ending: one shot 4/8 Randomly inspired by the movie. It was writen before the DVD, so there may be slight inconsistencies. Thought that everyone deserved a nice, happy, ending!

Out of a Paper Bag: chaptered 6/30-7/21 A challenge on Fiction Alley from spiritualwitch that I just couldn't resist. Meant to be funny, but I'm not sure if I suceeded. I've continued for recreation, and would rather like to add a bit more to it. I still would like to continue it, but I need ideas!

Detached: one shot 8/8 Inspired by looking at Snape fanart and my own ceiling.

The Misadventures of Arranged Marriage: drabbles 2/4- A crack version of When All Else Fails, a wonderful story! I have full permission and encouragement from Rickmanlover24601, who's been nagging me to post. On hiatus, will return sometime soon, I promise.

Triple the Trouble: one shot 7/xx-8/31 My first Doctor Who fc, written for a prompt.

New Head, New Everything: drabble 10/5/13 Just a quick take on Matt Smith's regeneration into Peter Capaldi. 100 words to make it a challenge and not a lazy one shot. Disclaimer: No gingers were harmed or offended in the making!

Currently: as of 10/5/13 It's been ages since I was active, but I still remember how to write. I've been writing a few long stories, for HP and Pride and Prejudice, and I hope to start posting again -- eventually.

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Harry the Hufflepuff by BajaB reviews
Luckily, lazy came up in Petunia's tirades slightly more often than freak, otherwise, this could have been a very different story. AU. Not your usual Hufflepuff!Harry story.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 29,176 - Reviews: 1412 - Favs: 7,412 - Follows: 2,369 - Updated: 1/7/2015 - Published: 11/10/2010 - Harry P. - Complete
When All Else Fails by Rickmanlover24601 reviews
100 word series drabble 100 words per chapter. Over 100 chapters expected. Loose marriage law fic. Dumbledore comes up with only one solution for poor Hermione. SSHG. Will their marriage fulfil Ministry requirements? Why doesn't anything seem to go right?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 180 - Words: 25,895 - Reviews: 2474 - Favs: 289 - Follows: 408 - Updated: 5/25/2012 - Published: 11/22/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S.
Oh God Not Again! by Sarah1281 reviews
So maybe everything didn't work out perfectly for Harry. Still, most of his friends survived, he'd gotten married, and was about to become a father. If only he'd have stayed away from the Veil, he wouldn't have had to go back and do everything AGAIN.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Parody - Chapters: 50 - Words: 162,639 - Reviews: 11660 - Favs: 16,968 - Follows: 6,769 - Updated: 12/22/2009 - Published: 9/13/2008 - Harry P. - Complete
A Black Comedy by nonjon reviews
COMPLETE. Two years after defeating Voldemort, Harry falls into an alternate dimension with his godfather. Together, they embark on a new life filled with drunken debauchery, thievery, and generally antagonizing all their old family, friends, and enemies.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 31 - Words: 246,320 - Reviews: 5997 - Favs: 13,675 - Follows: 4,460 - Updated: 4/7/2008 - Published: 2/18/2007 - Complete
Perfectly Abnormal by evansentranced reviews
Eight yearold Harry is ignored, treated as a servant, and generally detested by his so called family. Naturally, he's not about to take that lying down. Join Harry on his passive aggressive quest for revenge on a normal day in his perfectly abnormal world
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,141 - Reviews: 392 - Favs: 1,775 - Follows: 373 - Published: 5/7/2006 - Harry P., Petunia D. - Complete
The Chosen One's Battle by n33n reviews
SPOILERS! This is what I think will happen in the seventh book. I have all my theories and thoughts weaved in...Ron and Hermione and Harry and Ginny...please try it! Thanks. FINISHED!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,065 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 7/27/2005 - Published: 7/20/2005 - Harry P. - Complete
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New Head, New Everything reviews
Clara is there for the Doctor as he regenerates. A new body always comes with surprises! Drabble.
Doctor Who - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 100 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/5/2013 - Clara O., 12th Doctor - Complete
The Misadventures of Arranged Marriage reviews
Silly things about the lives of Severus and Hermione, including but not limited to: misunderstandings, secrets and bloopers. The crazy spinoff of When All Else Fails, by Rickmanlover24601. Written as a series of 100 word drabbles.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 221 - Words: 23,318 - Reviews: 995 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 10/6/2008 - Published: 2/19/2007 - Hermione G., Severus S.
Triple the Trouble reviews
Post series 4. Compatible with most of Journey's End, but AU. To prevent the metacrisis from killing her, Donna must stay with the Human!Doctor. Forever. Well, isn't that just wizard.
Doctor Who - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,952 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 9 - Published: 8/31/2008 - Complete
Detached reviews
A young boy can be fascinated by the strangest of things. The consequences, as always, are good and bad. A boy discovers his magic.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 833 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 8/8/2006 - Severus S. - Complete
Out of a Paper Bag reviews
As Defence Against the Dark Arts professor, Snape can't help but feel a tiny bit skeptical of Harry's fighting abilites. Can Harry fight his way out of a paper bag?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,921 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 7/21/2006 - Published: 6/30/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Yule Ball's Happy Ending reviews
Spin off from the Goblet of Fire movie: an alternate ending to the Ball scene where everybody doesn't storm off in anger.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,138 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/8/2006 - Hermione G., Harry P. - Complete
JK Rowling went Bowling reviews
No one is safe from the evil little munchkins, not even Jo, especially when they are bent on revenge.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 212 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 3/29/2006 - Complete
Umbridge reviews
I have my own Umbridge... Here are some of their positive attributes.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 115 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/27/2006 - Dolores U. - Complete
Doubt of the Moon reviews
Remus is bitten by a werewolf while he is at Camp Green Lake. Will anybody believe him? preHBP, COMPLETE
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,982 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 7/31/2005 - Published: 7/29/2005 - Remus L. - Complete
Gloves, Toaster and Toilets reviews
What happed when Arthur Weasley returned to the Ministry of Magic after Harry's disciplinary hearing? Includes a pair of impatient gloves and an unimportant toaster. Background through OotP, COMPLETE.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 15 - Words: 17,560 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 7/22/2005 - Published: 8/23/2004 - Arthur W. - Complete
I Hate You! reviews
Christmas spirit can lead to many things between friends.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,103 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 4 - Published: 7/2/2005 - Hermione G., Ron W. - Complete
The Ferret and the Weasel reviews
Draco gets a traumatizing flashback and sees someone he had hoped to forget.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 866 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/2/2005 - Draco M., Alastor M. - Complete
Crossdresser reviews
Before the Quidditch Cup, wizards had to be properly dressed to not make Muggles suspicious. Almost all of them went to get new clothes, including the most notable: Archie. So what's a poor clerk to when he's alone with the store with him?
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 904 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 5 - Published: 7/2/2005 - Complete
Harry Potter Fandom reviews
The workers of the WB wondered how the trio would react to finding everything that had been devoted to or focused on them. Through a letter, they decided to find out. How will the trio react to finding all that is devoted to them?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,549 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/19/2004 - Harry P., Hermione G. - Complete
Not Just a Normal Day at the Office reviews
Arthur doesn't know what to do about Percy. No wizard can help him. Then, he has an idea, which he knows Molly won't approve of. He goes to see a Muggle psychiatrist.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,815 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/15/2004 - Arthur W. - Complete
Chunks reviews
We know that when Molly started screaming in St. Mungo's everyone scattered. Everyone, that is, except one: Moody. This is what I think he did.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,003 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/11/2004 - Alastor M. - Complete
Claws reviews
Remus didn't like hostility, so when Molly started at Arthur in the hospital he did the only thing he could do. He talked to the werewolf. We know that, but what did they say?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,018 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/7/2004 - Remus L. - Complete
Leaving reviews
Hermione is going home from Hogwarts. She thinks about the Department of Mysteries and how Harry must feel. One shot on how Hermione interprets Harry's feelings.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,291 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 8/3/2004 - Hermione G. - Complete
Epilogue reviews
We all know that the last chapter in the 7th book is a epilogue of what happens to the main characters after Hogwarts. We also know that the last word is 'scar.' This is what I think the epilogue will be like.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 915 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/30/2004 - Complete
The Waffle Iron of Death reviews
After Sirius's death, Remus is not happy. Even Arthur's new muggle object does not take his mind off things. But when he wakes up in the middle of the night, he sees something that lifts his mood to a level it had not been to in some time.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,317 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/26/2004 - Remus L. - Complete