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Author has written 8 stories for Harry Potter.

Hello, my name is Welfycat. You can also find me on AO3 as Welfycat where I have posted my Teen Wolf, Stargate, and Criminal Minds fics.


Rachel Snow is a female Harry Potter, guardian Severus Snape series that focuses on family, friendship, and mental health and trauma recovery.

The series goes in this order:

Swiftly Falling Snow

Snow Drift

Snow in the Moonlight

Snow Flurries

As Pure as the Driven Snow

Footprints in the Snow

Snowfall in Early Summer

Heavy Snow

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An Aunt's Love by Emma Lipardi reviews
Harry comes home from school and Petunia is upset at the change in her nephew. Petunia decides to do what she should have been doing all along. Dumbledore had better stay away. Petunia Dursley is upset. Warnings on profile.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 77 - Words: 385,033 - Reviews: 16176 - Favs: 14,459 - Follows: 14,024 - Updated: 6/25/2022 - Published: 12/30/2004 - Harry P., Remus L., Petunia D.
Yellow Submarine by deadwoodpecker reviews
Alternate Universe. Two hurting, almost broken people reach toward the sunlight. This story has implied sexual violence and a Ginny who is two years younger than she was in canon.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 34 - Words: 190,007 - Reviews: 1812 - Favs: 1,718 - Follows: 1,068 - Updated: 11/14/2020 - Published: 8/10/2008 - [Harry P., Ginny W.] - Complete
Backward With Purpose Part I: Always and Always by deadwoodpecker reviews
AU. Harry, Ron, and Ginny send themselves back in time to avoid the destruction of everything they hold dear, and the deaths of everyone they love.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 55 - Words: 286,867 - Reviews: 5339 - Favs: 8,483 - Follows: 3,417 - Updated: 9/28/2018 - Published: 2/28/2008 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Harry's New Home by kbinnz reviews
One lonely little boy. One snarky, grumpy git. When the safety of one was entrusted to the other, everyone knew this was not going to turn out well... Or was it? AU, sequel to "Harry's First Detention". OVER EIGHT MILLION HITS!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 64 - Words: 318,389 - Reviews: 12373 - Favs: 11,157 - Follows: 4,179 - Updated: 5/9/2016 - Published: 7/31/2008 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Broken Mind, Fractured Soul by SensiblyTainted reviews
What if there was a darker truth hidden in Harry's story? Summer before third year, Harry begins to question his memory blanks. What happens when he finds himself before Snape for help? includes mentor Severus, MPD, child abuse, protective Remus
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 54 - Words: 398,081 - Reviews: 4214 - Favs: 6,250 - Follows: 2,354 - Updated: 5/11/2015 - Published: 8/11/2005 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
It's All Elementary by iamdragonrider reviews
There's a Goa'uld using a local elementary school as a front to harvest slaves from among the best and brightest. SG-1 takes an unexpected approach in order to go undercover and neutralize the threat. Five years later, finally complete!
Stargate: SG-1 - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 39 - Words: 151,759 - Reviews: 703 - Favs: 166 - Follows: 219 - Updated: 10/24/2013 - Published: 3/28/2008 - S. Carter, D. Jackson, J. O'Neill, Teal'c - Complete
The Pureblood Pretense by murkybluematter reviews
Harriett Potter dreams of going to Hogwarts, but in an AU where the school only accepts purebloods, the only way to reach her goal is to switch places with her pureblood cousin—the only problem? Her cousin is a boy. Alanna the Lioness take on HP.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Friendship - Chapters: 22 - Words: 229,389 - Reviews: 1375 - Favs: 4,077 - Follows: 1,856 - Updated: 6/20/2012 - Published: 12/5/2011 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Trust Falls by ShooBeans reviews
Reid has never been very good at asking for help which leads him into a less than pleasant situation in a bar. The most startling thing that happens, however, is how Hotch reacts. Hotch/Reid slash.
Criminal Minds - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,508 - Reviews: 322 - Favs: 581 - Follows: 769 - Updated: 5/12/2011 - Published: 2/7/2011 - A. Hotchner/Hotch, S. Reid
The Changer by Vingilot reviews
Harry Potter has been missing since he was eight. Now, seven years later, Severus Snape has a one night stand that just doesn’t seem to end. How long will they be able to keep their secrets? HPSS
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 39 - Words: 97,320 - Reviews: 4382 - Favs: 5,387 - Follows: 5,489 - Updated: 12/31/2010 - Published: 2/23/2006 - Harry P., Severus S.
Realizations by Wishweaver reviews
Harry returns to Privet Drive after 4th year and finds it...empty! What do you do when you can't go to your friends for help? Additional Story Notes FYI: a. AU Summer before Fifth Year Fic, b. Not particularly fast paced.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 36 - Words: 264,047 - Reviews: 9284 - Favs: 14,667 - Follows: 11,310 - Updated: 11/16/2010 - Published: 3/6/2003 - Harry P.
Oh, SG1, What Have You Gotten Yourselves Into Now? by welfybomb reviews
SG1 travels to Abydos where they run into yet another fun and exciting mystery that must be solved. Unfortunately, this time, it claims their sanity.
Stargate: SG-1 - Rated: K+ - English - Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,480 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 2/23/2010 - Complete
Eight by Lily Elizabeth Snape reviews
Eight year old Harry was cursed with rotten guardians. Snape is a wizard with an unusually cold disposition, which he has for a reason. Can Severus give the childhood he was never privileged enough to have to the little one?
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 21 - Words: 44,528 - Reviews: 2301 - Favs: 3,063 - Follows: 2,246 - Updated: 8/12/2009 - Published: 8/8/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Inter Vivos by Lomonaaeren reviews
AU. Life alters drastically for Harry, Draco, and Snape after the Parseltongue incident in second year. Sometimes, all it takes is one impulsive throwing of a stone to send ripples of change through several lives. HP-SS mentorfic, HPDM slash. COMPLETE.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 40 - Words: 263,213 - Reviews: 1974 - Favs: 3,089 - Follows: 1,171 - Updated: 6/8/2009 - Published: 12/24/2008 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Better Be Slytherin! by jharad17 reviews
YEAR ONE COMPLETED! As a first year, Harry is sorted into Slytherin instead of Gryffindor, and no one is more surprised than his new Head of House. Snape mentors Harry fic.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst/Adventure - Chapters: 51 - Words: 175,130 - Reviews: 8598 - Favs: 12,433 - Follows: 6,418 - Updated: 3/17/2009 - Published: 8/20/2007 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Looking for Magic by Hypnobarb reviews
Severus Snape and Hermione Granger deal with traumas past and present and find they have more in common than they realize as they prepare for the ultimate confrontation with Voldemort. SSHG pairing. Not HBP compliant. This is a novel length story.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 115 - Words: 787,756 - Reviews: 6035 - Favs: 2,054 - Follows: 1,704 - Updated: 1/16/2009 - Published: 1/4/2006 - Hermione G., Severus S.
Destiny Reversed by chattypandagurl reviews
-COMPLETE- One morning Harry wakes up in a different world. His parents are alive and Neville bears the scar. Things are different and Harry starts to like that the weight of the world isn't on his shoulders. Neville may not be able to bear that weight.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 163,839 - Reviews: 2078 - Favs: 4,680 - Follows: 2,493 - Updated: 6/30/2008 - Published: 7/28/2005 - Harry P., James P. - Complete
Haunted Memories by Abbie Snape reviews
AUIn Harry's 6th year, he along with nine other students and four adults begin to remember things some want them to forget, as they did six years ago when they were given memory charms. How will things change once they remember?
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 31 - Words: 54,180 - Reviews: 393 - Favs: 406 - Follows: 250 - Updated: 11/24/2007 - Published: 7/2/2005 - Harry P. - Complete
Whumped by Eideann reviews
The title says it all. Set in Season 3, after Forever and a Day and prior to Shades of Gray.
Stargate: SG-1 - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Mystery - Chapters: 6 - Words: 24,639 - Reviews: 90 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 9/6/2007 - Published: 12/17/2006 - D. Jackson, J. O'Neill
A Potions Accident by Arualcopia reviews
A slight twist to the usual deaging stories. What if the accident created a gas? What if it effected the entire class? How does Snape deal with fifteen toddlers?
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Humor/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 34,912 - Reviews: 1026 - Favs: 1,482 - Follows: 1,633 - Updated: 9/5/2007 - Published: 9/15/2006 - Severus S., Harry P.
Skin Deep by Vingilot reviews
Harry and his friends create a new type of magic embodied in Harry’s tattoos to keep him protected from his uncle. When the new magic works Harry is removed to Hogwarts where Dumbledore finally tells him the truth. Severitus. Written PreHBP HarryBill
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 72 - Words: 231,238 - Reviews: 3129 - Favs: 4,628 - Follows: 2,716 - Updated: 7/27/2007 - Published: 8/5/2005 - Harry P., Severus S.
Interchangeable by Eideann reviews
Daniel and Jack are in too much trouble for one reality to take. When Daniel is found beaten and unconscious in a closet near his office, it sets off a chain of events that will lead SG1 into realities diverse and terrifying. Be prepared for anything. S2
Stargate: SG-1 - Rated: M - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 40 - Words: 190,847 - Reviews: 270 - Favs: 226 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 7/9/2007 - Published: 5/21/2006 - D. Jackson, J. O'Neill - Complete
You Broke Him, You Fix Him by teacherbev reviews
After a brutal Occlumency lesson has disasterous consequences, Dumbledore insists that Snape fix Harry and take his place at the Dursleys. Rated for language and abuse.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 34 - Words: 178,620 - Reviews: 2707 - Favs: 2,665 - Follows: 1,052 - Updated: 11/24/2006 - Published: 7/4/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Shaun Snape, Age 8 by teacherbev reviews
Summary: Part 3 in the Growing Up Snape series. Shaun is now 8 years old and dealing with his father Severus, loose Death Eaters, Merlin and magic. Please read and review!
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 16 - Words: 59,422 - Reviews: 927 - Favs: 1,178 - Follows: 433 - Updated: 8/26/2006 - Published: 6/30/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
In Blood Only by E.M. Snape reviews
Snape is Harry's father. No one is happy to hear it. [R due to colorful language, dark themes, and nongraphic violence.]
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 45 - Words: 185,251 - Reviews: 4019 - Favs: 3,895 - Follows: 1,234 - Updated: 8/15/2006 - Published: 8/24/2004 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Six Years to life: Son of Hogwarts by Laume reviews
AU, no HBP. Severus, still six years old, now lives with Dumbledore and Harry at Hogwarts. Sevvy must cope with being the youngest student ever, and the students must cope with a six year old potions master running around the castle.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 15 - Words: 24,967 - Reviews: 504 - Favs: 736 - Follows: 265 - Updated: 4/15/2006 - Published: 2/17/2006 - Severus S., Harry P. - Complete
Six years to life by Laume reviews
Another kidfic! Snape is revealed as a spy and Voldemort tries to make him see the error of his ways by turning him into a six year old and sending him back to Hogwarts. Meanwhile, Harry escapes the Dursleys...
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 40,932 - Reviews: 821 - Favs: 1,487 - Follows: 443 - Updated: 2/15/2006 - Published: 1/16/2006 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Sekhmet's Rule by Bellatrix2 reviews
Sequel to Sekhmet's Book, which you must read first. SPOILER- A trip into Ancient Egypt goes sadly awry. Michael and Hermione are stuck... what will Severus do? Sekhmet is in full power here... the travellers are in grave danger. Rated R for later chapter
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 17 - Words: 63,631 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 1/14/2006 - Published: 1/4/2004 - Severus S., Hermione G.
Nine Months by Kudara reviews
Loosely this is a HC story. Torres and Seven are captured and must depend on one another during their imprisonment. As always this is a ff romance, pairing B7. Complete.
StarTrek: Voyager - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 30 - Words: 85,070 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 244 - Follows: 71 - Updated: 1/11/2006 - Published: 11/24/2005 - Seven of Nine, B. Torres - Complete
Reckoning to Come by Breeze1 reviews
After surviving the Kazon and returning to Voyager Tom has to deal with his long kept secrets being discovered. FINISHED...At Last :
StarTrek: Voyager - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 60,879 - Reviews: 179 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 1/6/2006 - Published: 4/8/2002 - T. Paris
Snape's Invisible Friend by teacherbev reviews
Winner Oct. 2006 HPAA Best AU: Harry rescues himself as a baby and chooses Snape as his protector, why no one knows because the toddler isn't telling and no one can see him but Snape. No Slash, No Mary Sues, R&R please. PDF, ebook, mobipocket available.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 61,408 - Reviews: 1114 - Favs: 4,346 - Follows: 1,209 - Updated: 12/22/2005 - Published: 12/5/2005 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
The Bargain by MrIntel reviews
COMPLETE When James Potter and Arthur Weasley are trapped by Death Eaters, they strike a bargain that has some unintended consequences. Sixteen years later, Harry and Ginny find out just how binding that bargain is.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 82,360 - Reviews: 675 - Favs: 1,573 - Follows: 367 - Updated: 3/4/2005 - Published: 12/5/2004 - Harry P., Ginny W. - Complete
Unfinished Business by Ramos reviews
Hermione Granger dies in a potions accident during her final year at Hogwarts. She's not thrilled when she comes back as a ghost, and really not happy at the idea of spending eternity haunting Severus Snape's classroom. This story is being reposted.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 83,744 - Reviews: 833 - Favs: 3,434 - Follows: 565 - Published: 1/22/2005 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Such Deliberate Disguises by PhoenixFaltered reviews
An unexpected message forces Reg Barclay to examine his tortured childhood. Last edit. I'm done. Stick a fork in me. My first story, please r&r.
StarTrek: The Next Generation - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 35,246 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/1/2004 - R. Barclay, D. Troi
A Night to Remember by dedanaan reviews
Answer to Maenad's WIKTT challenge. AU - The war is over and Voldemort and the Death Eaters have won. Severus is given a most unexpected gift. Chapter 13 added Sept 2004
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 58,462 - Reviews: 279 - Favs: 214 - Follows: 105 - Updated: 9/6/2004 - Published: 8/11/2002 - Hermione G., Severus S.
Sekhmet's Book COMPLETE by Bellatrix2 reviews
SSHG Post Voldemort, post graduation, a book, a new and more powerful evil, control, abuse, families, angst, suspense and mystery, crop circles, house elves and much more. Please RR COMPLETE SSHG
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 30 - Words: 150,041 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 1/3/2004 - Published: 11/27/2003 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Hinge of Fate by Ramos reviews
Hermione cannot remember, and Severus cannot forget. Epilogue has been added, and the tale is now complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 126,804 - Reviews: 2708 - Favs: 5,359 - Follows: 910 - Updated: 2/7/2003 - Published: 10/21/2002 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
Even Hero's have the Right to Bleed by Danielle reviews
Delves into the past and present life that Paris has managed to keep a secret for so long. The crews patience is stretched thin and chances to get home are looming. But at what cost?
StarTrek: Voyager - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 58,662 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 4/24/2002 - Published: 3/22/2002 - T. Paris
A Matter of Debt by Maddie reviews
Set shortly after "Caretaker". Paris is hiding something and as the new first officer of Voyager, Chakotay feels it is his duty to find out what, even though he has no particular reason to like the new helmsman.
StarTrek: Voyager - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,079 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/19/2001
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Heavy Snow reviews
Book 8. Following the war, Rachel and Severus must navigate the world outside of Hogwarts. Adulthood comes with a series of unique challenges for Rachel, including the Wizengamot, the aurors, and living away from home.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 187,549 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 2/17 - Published: 11/25/2023 - Harry P., Severus S., Theodore N., Millicent B.
Snowfall in Early Summer reviews
Book 7. As the war escalates and Rachel's mental connection to the Dark Lord continues to evolve, Rachel and Severus search for the path to prevent the Dark Lord from taking over magical Britain.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 30 - Words: 389,041 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 11/18/2023 - Published: 4/29/2023 - Harry P., Severus S., Theodore N., Millicent B. - Complete
Footprints in the Snow reviews
Book 6 The war is now in full swing and Rachel and Severus are tasked with seeking the end while surrounded by threats. Danger awaits both inside and outside Hogwarts, but sometimes the real challenge comes from within themselves.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 31 - Words: 397,235 - Reviews: 151 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 4/22/2023 - Published: 9/24/2022 - Harry P., Severus S., Theodore N., Millicent B. - Complete
As Pure as the Driven Snow reviews
Book 5. With the return of the Dark Lord and war looming on the horizon, Rachel begins her fifth year at Hogwarts. A new Defense professor threatens to shake the foundation of the school and Rachel and Severus find themselves navigating a world caught between lies and the truth.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 31 - Words: 443,633 - Reviews: 185 - Favs: 68 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 9/17/2022 - Published: 2/19/2022 - Harry P., Severus S., Theodore N., Millicent B. - Complete
Snow Flurries reviews
Book 4. Rachel Snow is ready to begin her fourth year at Hogwarts, though she has her doubts about the rumored Triwizard Tournament. However, with the addition of some suspected Death Eaters, and some new friends, there's rarely a quiet moment for Rachel and her guardian Severus Snape.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 26 - Words: 248,659 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 63 - Updated: 2/12/2022 - Published: 8/21/2021 - Harry P., Hermione G., Severus S., Millicent B. - Complete
Snow in the Moonlight reviews
Book 3. Rachel Snow, the Girl-Who-Lived, is excited to spend the summer with her guardian, Severus Snape, and for her upcoming third year at Hogwarts. However, news that her godfather - Death Eater Sirius Black - has escaped from Azkaban is definitely cause for concern. With new classes, boggarts, Dementors, and the threat of Sirius Black looming over her, it promises to be busy.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 18 - Words: 120,509 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 90 - Updated: 8/14/2021 - Published: 4/17/2021 - Harry P., Hermione G., Severus S., Millicent B. - Complete
Snow Drift reviews
Book 2 Rachel Snow has a lot to look forward to after her first year at Hogwarts. She's living with Professor Snape - her new guardian - and she has a group of friends who she can't wait to see again. She's ready for her second year at Hogwarts to be full of learning new things, making new friends, and having new adventures. However, her second year isn't without its own problems.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 117,030 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 129 - Updated: 4/10/2021 - Published: 11/28/2020 - Harry P., Hermione G., Severus S., Millicent B. - Complete
Swiftly Falling Snow reviews
Book1 When Rachel Snow, the Girl-Who-Lived, is sorted into Slytherin House her life changes for the better. She makes a friend and then another, and slowly gets used to the idea of magic. One small problem. She hasn't spoken in three years and waving her wand around does nothing. Her Head of House, Professor Snape, seems determined that she will speak again and learn to cast magic.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 15 - Words: 83,659 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 280 - Follows: 211 - Updated: 11/21/2020 - Published: 8/15/2020 - Harry P., Hermione G., Severus S., Millicent B. - Complete