Jael the Scribe
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Joined 09-20-05, id: 900507, Profile Updated: 02-13-12
Author has written 38 stories for Lord of the Rings, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Titanic.

I began writing fanfiction in 1980, in the Star Wars and Indiana Jones fandoms. After a brief hiatus to raise and support a family, I returned to fanfiction writing in Lord of the Rings.

Several of my stories do not appear here at Fanfiction Net for reasons of content. They may be found at my Live Journal. They are:

The Rose in the Fisted Glove, ( ) First place winner MEFA 2007, Genres: Drama: Second Age or Earlier. Rated Adult, slash.

Cophetua, ( ) First place winner MEFA 2007, Genres: Romance: General. Rated Adult, Het.

Strange Stars, ( ) Second place winner MEFA 2007, Genres: Races: Cross-Cultural: General. Rated Adult, het/slash.

The Tragedye of Leaflet, Prince of Mirkwood, ( ) Second place winner MEFA 2007, Genres: Humor: Parody. Rated Teen.

As the Night the Day,( ) written as a birthday present for my beta-reader, Ignoble Bard. Rated Adult, slash. 2009 MEFA nominee.

Of the lot, my very favorite, Not Fade Away, First place winner MEFA 2007, Genres: Drama: Elves in Later Ages, to be found below.

Enjoy!

And finally, some words I live by: "That which is hateful to you, do to no other. This is the essence of Torah. All the rest is commentary." Rabbi Hillel

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Whence Comes This Rush? reviews
In Girithron of 2941, Thranduil celebrates the Solstice holiday and gets a special gift. Thranduil: Legolas: OCs. Rated PG
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,767 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/20/2013 - Legolas, Thranduil - Complete
Dark of the Moon reviews
During the Dead Days, Legolas and a friend uncover a mystery on the eastern edges of the wood. Written for the birthday of my steadfast beta-reader, Ignoble Bard. Horror. Legolas; Original characters. Rated T for general creepiness.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,462 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/31/2013 - Complete
The Surly Bonds of Earth reviews
On a Florida beach in 1962, a young woman witnesses history . . . and something more. Drama set in the Not Fade Away series. Thranduil, Galion, Legolas, Original characters. Rated T.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,307 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 13 - Published: 9/15/2013 - Legolas, Thranduil - Complete
Daughter of the Forest reviews
Evil King Thranduil chastises his 'favorite' guard. A tongue-in-cheek commentary on the new Hobbit movies, set in the Not Fade Away universe. Rated T for innuendo.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 890 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/9/2013 - Thranduil - Complete
Hope reviews
In honor of the birthday of my stalwart beta-reader, Ignoble Bard, a LOTR take on a classic tale by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Legolas spends Mid-summer's Night in the woods of Ithilien. Legolas; Aragorn; Gandalf. PG-13 AU
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,727 - Reviews: 10 - Published: 10/31/2012 - Legolas, Aragorn - Complete
Beruthiel, A Love Story reviews
Not your average Legomance.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,118 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/13/2012 - Legolas, Thranduil - Complete
Haru reviews
A simple trip to the brook to fetch water - what could go wrong? Written for the birthday of my stalwart beta-reader, Ignoble Bard. Original characters. Horror rated PG-13.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,708 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 10 - Published: 10/31/2011 - Complete
Golden reviews
In a sequel to Out of the Blue, a couple takes a romantic walk in the woods. Haldir, OFC.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,538 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 18 - Published: 3/2/2011 - Haldir - Complete
Halls of Stone reviews
At the end of the Second Age, Thranduil travels to Moria to settle a score with a Dwarven craftsman. Features Thranduil and Original Characters. Rated PG-13 for language and adult concepts.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 4 - Words: 13,546 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 12/22/2010 - Published: 12/17/2010 - Thranduil - Complete
The Orc's Claw reviews
Erestor has a talisman that grants three wishes. But those who tamper with fate will do it to their own sorrow . . .
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Horror/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,818 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 11 - Published: 10/30/2010 - Elrond, Erestor - Complete
The Last Hero reviews
In modern day urban streets, deeds of valor take place on a much smaller scale. Another tale from the Not Fade Away series.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,945 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/3/2010 - Thranduil - Complete
The Return of the King reviews
Thranduil returns home from the War of the last Alliance to face a final reckoning and troubles at home. Thranduil; Galion; Original characters.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,459 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 2/13/2010 - Published: 2/12/2010 - Thranduil - Complete
The Courier reviews
At the beginning of the Third Age, the disaster at the Gladden Fields unfolds through the eyes of a young Woodman with a problem of his own. Sometimes one man's blessing is another's curse.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,912 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 16 - Published: 11/6/2009 - Thranduil - Complete
Under the Forest Eaves reviews
For the Halloween birthday of my wonderful beta-reader, Ignoble Bard. On the Day of the Dead, King Thranduil has two visitors. Horror/drama. Rated T for disturbing content.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Horror/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,517 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 1 - Published: 10/31/2009 - Thranduil - Complete
King of Shadowed Halls reviews
As a shadow falls upon Greenwood the Great, Thranduil takes steps to protect his people. The building of the underground fortress casts his personal life into shadow as well. Will he lose that which is most dear to him in an attempt to save it?
Lord of the Rings - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 19,476 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 8/10/2009 - Published: 8/2/2009 - Thranduil - Complete
A Man In Full reviews
Charles Herbert Lightoller, former Second Officer of the RMS Titanic, reminisces about an enigmatic passenger and his manservant. Drama/adventure. Characters: Thranduil; Galion; Charles H. Lightoller.
Crossover - Titanic & Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,746 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 4/18/2009 - Published: 4/14/2009 - 2nd Officer Lightoller, Thranduil - Complete
The Last Temptation of Legolas Thranduilion reviews
JRR Tolkien said that of the members of the Fellowship, Legolas did the least. But what would have happened had he declined the quest? The butterfly flaps its wings . . . AU, MovieVerse.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,498 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 7/7/2008 - Published: 6/20/2008 - Legolas - Complete
Twentynine White Horses reviews
What happens if an elf loses a tooth? Do they go gap-toothed to the end of time? I hope, not, and here's my take on it. Legolas, Thranduil. Humor.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,672 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/26/2008 - Legolas - Complete
Wayward Sons reviews
Have you ever had a moment when all seemed lost to despair . . .? In the Fourth Age, Thranduil Oropherion, his family dead and his son sailed, faces the impending darkness. Drama/Angst. Thranduil, Galion, Other Canon Characters and OCs. Rated PG.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,564 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 3/13/2008 - Published: 3/10/2008 - Complete
We Three Kings reviews
Set in the Not Fade Away storyverse, a tale for the holiday season. In winter, Thranduil and two companions spend the night in a stable.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,795 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 38 - Published: 12/15/2007 - Legolas - Complete
Nightfall reviews
In the aftermath of Oropher's death at the Dagorlad, Thranduil takes a desperate gamble to prevent further loss of Great Greenwood's troops. DramaAngst. Rated T for battle scenes.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,059 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 10 - Updated: 11/13/2007 - Published: 11/12/2007 - Complete
The Houseless reviews
On a day in late autumn, Legolas has a strange encounter with a girl in the woods. A tale for Halloween, written for the birthday of my stalwart friend and beta reader, Ignoble Bard.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,314 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 4 - Published: 10/31/2007 - Legolas - Complete
Out of the Blue reviews
A sequel to Not Fade Away. A clueless CPS worker investigates the complaint of a child being raised by 'crazy cultists.' Misapprehensions abound as we get a peek into the home life of 'Aaron Rivers' and his son.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,486 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 9/20/2007 - Published: 9/17/2007 - Legolas - Complete
King Stag reviews
Now go to your wife. Take her to her parents and make it right with them, as a man should . . . To placate his new inlaws, Thranduil undergoes a strange Avorren ceremony. Thranduil, Original characters. Adult content.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,926 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 7/11/2007 - Published: 7/7/2007 - Complete
The Heart Out Of The Bosom reviews
My one and only POTC story. Ten years later. How it should have ended.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 824 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 5 - Published: 6/6/2007 - Complete
Elflings reviews
Boys will be boys, even when they're elves. Thranduil and Galion play a prank. Oropher is not amused for good reason. Rated M for adult situations and uncanonical behavior.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,978 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/30/2007 - Complete
All Lies and Jest reviews
Our laws can be cruel . . . Two Elves make a request of Thranduil that leads him to question his beliefs. A commentary on the Laws and Customs Among the Eldar. Thranduil Galion Original Characters. Some coarse language.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,370 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/6/2007 - Complete
Here's To The King! reviews
A sweet, modest tale in which Legolas deals with a difficult prisoner in his father's dungeons and Thranduil gets a puppy. Warning for vulgar language. Legolas Thranduil OC
Lord of the Rings - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,638 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/5/2007 - Legolas - Complete
The Thorn Gate reviews
A twisted little tale for Halloween. A visitor from Rivendell experiences the fabled hospitality of the Silvan Elves. Erestor Thranduil Galion Legolas. Warning: Flagrant disregard for canon. Egregious librarian abuse. Plagiarism both alone and wit
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,290 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 4 - Published: 10/19/2006 - Legolas - Complete
All That Is Gold reviews
Summary: Early autumn of the year 3018, Third Age. Legolas and Thranduil share a decanter of wine and some longkept secrets. Drama Angst. Rated PG13
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,502 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/14/2006 - Legolas - Complete
Not Fade Away reviews
First place winner, MEFA 2007. A modern day woman lands a job that is too good to be true at a mysterious toy company. Things are not as they seem. Has she strayed into a dream? Drama humor. Characters: All the usual Mirkwood suspects and an OFC.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: M - English - Humor - Chapters: 11 - Words: 36,153 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 8/22/2006 - Published: 8/13/2006 - Legolas - Complete
The Gift reviews
Gilraen summons Legolas to Rivendell for an ending to an unusual love story. Canon character death.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,912 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/11/2006 - Legolas - Complete
To The Waters And The Wild reviews
Year 2951, Third Age. After a disappointment in love, Aragorn journeys into Rhovanion and rekindles an old friendship. ActionAdventure. Aragorn Legolas Thranduil. PG 13 for innuendo, irresponsible use of alcohol, and some bathtub fun.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 2 - Words: 15,591 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 8/10/2006 - Published: 8/9/2006 - Aragorn, Legolas - Complete
The Call of Duty: Legolas At Erebor reviews
The title says it all. In the tradition of Forrest Gump, this is the story of the Battle of the Five Armies, told from the viewpoint of Mirkwood's prince. Warning, in this story Legolas entertains impure thoughts and engages in the art of 'reproduction.'
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 19,336 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 8/8/2006 - Published: 8/4/2006 - Legolas, Bilbo B. - Complete
Keeping Hope Alive reviews
On a visit to Rivendell, Legolas meets a young boy who will change the course of his fate. When a mistake in judgment leaves the two of them alone in the wilderness and in peril, a wizard must intervene.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 17,458 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 8/3/2006 - Published: 8/1/2006 - Legolas, Aragorn - Complete
When Trees Are Bare reviews
Mirkwood lies in the grip of winter, and a long awaited event brings Thranduil joy and sorrow.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,072 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/30/2006 - Complete
To Wrap An Elven Princeling reviews
Did you ever wonder how Bilbo’s mithril shirt came to be in Smaug’s hoard? A surprise orc attack puts Thranduil into a crisis, and a very young Legolas must rely upon the kindness of strangers. If things weren’t bad enough enter the dragon.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,359 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 7/30/2006 - Published: 7/29/2006 - Legolas - Complete
The Winter Fell and Silent reviews
A short character piece. Legolas comes of age, chooses a name and experiences his first intimations of mortality. Characters: Legolas, Thranduil, OC.
Lord of the Rings - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,331 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/29/2006 - Legolas - Complete