Rhapsody the Bard
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Joined 09-19-04, id: 674101, Profile Updated: 01-04-10
Author has written 13 stories for Marion Zimmer Bradley, Rome, Stargate: Atlantis, X-Files, Babylon 5, Firefly, Silmarillion, Tudors, Lord of the Rings, and Merlin.

Busy mom of two kids, having not much time to either write or review. Here you find a small collection of my stories, have fun!

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With Friends Like These by Jay of Lasgalen reviews
A series of misadventures chronicling the early, 'teenage' years of Elladan, Elrohir and Legolas. Epilogue added, a brief scene between Tranduil and Legolas on the journey home.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K - English - Adventure - Chapters: 34 - Words: 80,975 - Reviews: 514 - Favs: 147 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 3/8/2009 - Published: 1/25/2003 - Legolas, Elrohir
Another Man's Cage by Dawn Felagund reviews
During an ordinary year in Feanor's young family, motivations are revealed and events set into motion that explain their later history. Complete.
Silmarillion - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 53 - Words: 372,936 - Reviews: 262 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 8/9/2007 - Published: 7/27/2006 - Complete
The Burning of the Year by Raksha The Demon reviews
Faramir and Denethor celebrate the year's end and beginning for what will be the last time. How much do they know, or guess of what may come? First Place, MEFA 2007, Times: Late Third Age: Gondor.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,169 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 19 - Published: 4/8/2007 - Faramir, Denethor - Complete
The Land of Gift by Maeve Riannon reviews
On the final fate of Idril and Tuor, and the roots of certain important events that would take place in the Second Age. Slightly uncanonical, or at least unTolkienesque.
Silmarillion - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,423 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Published: 1/3/2007 - Complete
Closing the Circle by Maeve Riannon reviews
Part Four of the Míriel Serindë series. Of Fëanor´s death and the final fate of the Broideress. Warning for extremely archaic notions of thought and general longwindedness.
Silmarillion - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,332 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Published: 11/30/2006 - Complete
Facing the Darkness by Maeve Riannon reviews
They had always been two, the Broideress and the Healer. Rumours said that they had awoken side by side under the stars, but now the Broideress must face the darkness alone.
Silmarillion - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,191 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/7/2006 - Complete
Mercy II by Tarion Anarore reviews
A drabble companion to Dawn Felagund's piece by the same name. The death of Caranthir Feanorion.
Silmarillion - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 120 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/17/2006 - Complete
Glistening by Ellfine reviews
Series of vingnettes all incorporating the catalyst of something glistening. Each deals with a different generation of Thingol and Melian's line. I:Thingol and Melian II:Beren and Luthien III:Dior & Nimloth IV:Earendil V:Elrond VI:Elladan & Elrohir
Silmarillion - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 4,129 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 8/4/2006 - Published: 7/2/2006 - Complete
Paper by Dawn Felagund reviews
Curufin, fifth son of Feanor, escapes to the realms of fantasy to escape the pressures of his family and discovers the thrill of first love.
Silmarillion - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,290 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 8 - Published: 7/18/2006 - Complete
Memories by Lady Kementari reviews
Fingon remebers during the battle of the unumbered tears. Rated for gore and implies slash.
Silmarillion - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 710 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/18/2006 - Complete
Eating Habits by Imaginigma reviews
Aragorn guides the Hobbits to Imladris, and has to answer more questions than only the ones about the enemy.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,736 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/28/2006 - Aragorn, Peregrin T. - Complete
Gandalf's No Good, Rotten, Really Bad Day by Gandalfs apprentice reviews
A few things go wrong at the Prancing Pony, and Gandalf has to account to Manwe just how it all happened. WINNER FIRST PLACE MEFA 2006 PARODY. Warning: character death.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 769 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/14/2005 - Gandalf, Aragorn - Complete
Life After Death by LadyAna5 reviews
Ten years after her death, Aragorn "talks" with Arwen about his deepening friendship with Legolas. story takes place a full 32 yrs after ROTK
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,030 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/17/2005 - Aragorn, Legolas - Complete
The Bonding by Isil Elensar reviews
The tale of young Eowyn and her first horse. WINNER of the PlanetTolkien Writing Contest!
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,638 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/1/2005 - Eowyn - Complete
Promises to Keep by Leaward reviews
A Ranger of the North patrols the Bree area in the fall of 3018 while attempting to attract the attention of a Bree girl. An original character story, with cameos by Aragorn, Halbarad and the Sons of Elrond, Elladan and Elrohir. Story is complete.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Romance/Mystery - Chapters: 15 - Words: 51,263 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 12/22/2004 - Published: 11/17/2004 - Complete
Sirion's Gift by Isil Elensar reviews
The second story in my timeline serial that began with 'The Key.' Geliriel and her unborn child have been saved from the Falls of Sirion. Their fates have been tied to another's. What effect will it have on all their lives?
Silmarillion - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 32,233 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 11/27/2004 - Published: 9/23/2004 - Complete
An Afternoon Of Love by Isil Elensar reviews
Legolas brings his love her favorite dessert, but he's got more planned for her than she realizes.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 714 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/7/2004 - Legolas - Complete
The Key by Isil Elensar reviews
Agents of Morgoth are helping him search for a way to destroy Gondolin. An elfwoman is captured and brought to Angband. Could she be the key to gain entry to the hidden city?
Silmarillion - Rated: M - English - Drama/Fantasy - Chapters: 12 - Words: 10,638 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 9/19/2004 - Published: 9/18/2004 - Complete
Choices Made by Isil Elensar reviews
A proud Gondorian courtesan looks back on the choices she's made. Told in exactly 100 words... I counted!
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 111 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/18/2004 - Complete
Call To Council by Isil Elensar reviews
Thranduil, King of Mirkwood, receives a mysterious letter of great urgency. But who is it from?
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 930 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 3 - Published: 9/18/2004 - Legolas - Complete
Daisy's Wonderful Day by Isil Elensar reviews
Daisy Fields of Longbottom has a truly wonderful day. Written for Marigold's Challenge 4.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,377 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/14/2004 - Complete
A Light Through the Mists by Lady of the Dog Star reviews
In the years before King Arthur, when Britain was being torn asunder by outside invaders and civil war, the British people called upon the Goddess for a way to peace. She gave them her answer, in the form of a human girlchild named Ciara.
Marion Zimmer Bradley - Rated: T - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 520 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/13/2004
Now I Understand by elvenwanderer reviews
You gave me the pieces; I would have to put the puzzle together myself." Maglor expresses his changed views on his elder brother's homosexuality.
Silmarillion - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,503 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/22/2004
Lancelet's True Love by Akrae reviews
Viviane dreams, the Sight brings her to one of Arthur's battle areas, and she sees her beloved son lancelet and Arthur talking, and seeing the Power of the Goddess take full force, it leads them.....
Marion Zimmer Bradley - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 349 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Published: 1/18/2004
Daughter of the Lilies by Alaura Fairfield reviews
A version of the Arthurian legend primarily centered around Elaine Daughter of Pellinore, shedding a new light on the oft-overlooked wife of Lancelet. Rated PG-13 for sexual content in later chapters.
Marion Zimmer Bradley - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,192 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 4 - Updated: 8/23/2003 - Published: 8/11/2003
The Accursed by Maeve Riannon reviews
Why did he do the deed that made him earn his name? Uldor the Accursed at the Nirnaeth. Answer to the villains challenge.
Silmarillion - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 812 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 4 - Published: 1/21/2003 - Complete
In the Seventh Age by Deborah Judge reviews
Epilogue to 'Naming the Stones' and 'As Little Might Be Thought'. The final fate of Maglor son of Feanor.
Silmarillion - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,444 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 22 - Published: 5/2/2002 - Maglor, Galadriel - Complete
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Wait until the morn
For years, Nimueh has been at Ygraine's side. But as their ways part for the last time is Nimueh able to let her go?
Merlin - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,566 - Published: 2/11 - Uther, Nimueh, Gaius, Ygraine - Complete
Trust to Hope reviews
Very late at night, it is Gilraen who comes across the Grey Wanderer... This very last minute pinch-hit was written for Larner on the occasion of the Many Paths to Tread 2012 Yule fic exchange. Beta: the wonderful Keiliss
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,325 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/1/2013 - Gilraen, Gandalf - Complete
Of Value reviews
Henry VIII looks back on his failed marriage to Anne of Cleves.
Tudors - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 326 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/1/2013 - King Henry VIII, Anne of Cleves - Complete
The Last Stand reviews
During the final moments of the Nírnaeth Arnoediad, a captain and his men rescue two elves during their last and desperate stand. This was written for the Silmarillion Anniversary Writing Contest.
Silmarillion - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,130 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/26/2007 - Complete
Musings in the Sky reviews
This is my collection of Silmarillion ficlets and vignettes under 500 words. These small stories are written as a present or written for a challenge. The length of the ficlets will vary from 100 up to 500 words. Contains MEFA & Mithril Award winners.
Silmarillion - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 28 - Words: 6,800 - Reviews: 3 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 8/14/2007 - Published: 7/30/2007
Watch how I soar reviews
Zoe reflects on Wash's demise when the crew departs on a new adventure. The last lines of the dialogue are not mine, but of Joss Whedon only. Beta: Kessiebabe.
Firefly - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 353 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/13/2007 - Zoe W., Mal - Complete
Spoils of War reviews
What did Marcus Cole say to Susan Ivanova before he sacrificed his life for her? Written for the OSA Drabble Challenge 2: Medals & Honour. This is 100 words exactly! Fab Beta and cheerleader: Trekqueen!
Babylon 5 - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 152 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 6/13/2007 - Complete
Dulcius ex asperis
Mulder & Scully: finally admitting towards each other what they avoided for so long. Scully's thoughts during the final minute of Existence, season 8. Written for the drabble challenge 4: the long kiss. 100 words exactly!
X-Files - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 128 - Published: 6/13/2007 - F. Mulder, D. Scully - Complete
Dances with Sticks
Lieutenant Colonel John Sheppard watches Elizabeth Weir and Teyla Emmagan in the practice room. 100 words exactly, drabbled for the OSA TVseries drabble challenge 3: Asskicking Women. Many thanks to Fatey for shaking pom poms and Trekqueen for the beta.
Stargate: Atlantis - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 115 - Published: 6/13/2007 - John S., Teyla E. - Complete
Thirteen reviews
When a brother in arms threatens to die alone, loyalty to brotherhood in a legion keeps them alive. A drabble series written from the perspective of Mascius, Pullo and Vorenus who are reminded of brotherhood as Pullo meets his fate in the gladiator arena.
Rome - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 382 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/13/2007 - Complete
Between worlds reviews
Morgaine, Lady of Avalon, looks beyond the mists... 200 words exactly, a double drabble and written for the challenge “Beginnings”.
Marion Zimmer Bradley - Rated: K - English - Spiritual/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 201 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/13/2007 - Complete
Alban Arthuan reviews
Midwinter is there and Morgaine ponders about the turning of the seasons, the past, present and future. This vignette is written as a gift to Neumeindil for Christmas 2006.
Marion Zimmer Bradley - Rated: K - English - Spiritual/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 799 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/13/2007 - Complete
Reborn in unity reviews
During Beltane rites, Morgaine realises that she cannot escape her destiny.
Marion Zimmer Bradley - Rated: M - English - Romance/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 603 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/6/2006 - Complete
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