Penname: ad astra
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Hi everyone! I'm Lisa/ad astra, formerly Ravenclaw333. I'm a prolific writer with a fickle muse, so you can expect updates on my WIPs anywhere from daily to biannually. I hope you find something you like!

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1 : Angel of Small Death by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 2




they have been falling apart so long Albus can't remember what they were like whole.

albus/scorpius | part of the tfwms-verse | for the addicted to albus & scorpius challenge



Genres: Romance, Angst, LGBTQA   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Albus, Ginny, Harry, Scorpius   Pairings: Other Pairing, Harry/Ginny
Advisory: Contains profanity, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.05.04   Latest Chapter: 2015.05.04 Updated: 2015.05.04 Status: COMPLETED (3548 words)

2 : Primus by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 7





albus was the first.

albus/scorpius | part of the tfwms-verse | for katie and liz



Genres: Humor, Romance, LGBTQA   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Albus, Rose, Scorpius   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Scenes of a mild sexual nature
Published: 2015.04.25   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.25 Updated: 2015.04.25 Status: COMPLETED (2987 words)

3 : Hamartia by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 2   Reviews: 13




hamartia (ἁμαρτία) - a fatal flaw || (a morbid longing for the picturesque at all costs)

Many talk of the teenagers who were forced into the ranks of the Death Eaters during the Second Wizarding War. None talk of those who went willingly.

Inspired by Donna Tartt's The Secret History || 'a morbid longing...' quoted from p5





Genres: Drama, Angst, LGBTQA   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Draco, Harry, OC , Snape, Umbridge  Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.02.06   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.24 Updated: 2015.04.24 Status: WIP (3120 words)

4 : Past Tense by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 3   Reviews: 28





In order to bring Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry into the 21st century, incoming Headmistress Septima Vector begins with the past - namely, History of Magic. The 200-year-old curriculum is thrown out, the ghostly Cuthbert Binns is dismissed, and in his place is Steph Winter - a 22 year old Squib with an honours degree in history and a chip on her shoulder the size of the Hogwarts letter she never got.


Genres: Humor, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: James (II), OC , Teddy, Victoire
Advisory: Contains profanity, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2014.11.21   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.18 Updated: 2015.04.18 Status: WIP (5497 words)

5 : One of a Kind by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 3   Reviews: 13





Lucy Weasley,  sick of having no career prospects or ambitions to speak of, takes what seems to be a boring, stable job at the Hogsmeade Printing Press. Little does she know that this ancient, venerated company is actually a front for one of the biggest fraud operations in wizarding history – and she has accidentally made herself indispensable.

Banner by holdtheblind. at TDA | Part of TFWMS-verse


Genres: Drama, Action/Adventure, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: James (II), OC, OtherCanon , Percy, Victoire  Pairings: Other Pairing, Teddy/Victoire
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse
Published: 2014.08.18   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.15 Updated: 2015.04.15 Status: WIP (7241 words)

6 : Pending Further Investigation by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 21   Reviews: 140




Absolutely perfect banner by Lostmyheart at TDA

Three years after winning the Fred Weasley Memorial Scholarship, Lester, Holly, Rose, Albus and Scorpius are all asking themselves the same question: In what universe do they count as grown ups?

Ravenclaw Story of the Month: April 2015

 


Genres: Humor, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Albus, OC , Rose, Scorpius, Teddy  Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse
Published: 2014.07.15   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.06 Updated: 2015.04.06 Status: COMPLETED (60291 words)

7 : i'm coming home by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 4


 

Daphne Greengrass has always been afraid.

Written for maraudertimes & The_Crookshanks_Saga's Banner Challenge + jessicalorewrites' Diversity Challenge | Banner by eons. at TDA


Genres: Romance, Angst, LGBTQA   Era: Post-Hogwarts   Characters: Cho, Draco, OtherCanon   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.03.21   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.21 Updated: 2015.03.21 Status: COMPLETED (2906 words)

8 : cover story by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 3



What do you do when you're in love with someone you shouldn't be?

Pretend to date your best mate's sister, of course.

Written for jessicalorewrites' Diversity Challenge | Gorgeous banner by angelic. at TDA


Genres: AU, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Draco, Ginny , Harry, Hermione, Ron  Pairings: Draco/Harry
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.03.17   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.17 Updated: 2015.03.17 Status: WIP (975 words)

9 : pectus draconis by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 3





Draco Malfoy is many things. [see also: the heart of the dragon]

For jessicalorewrites' Diversity Challenge.


Genres: Angst, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Draco , Harry  Pairings: Draco/Harry
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a mild sexual nature, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.03.13   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.13 Updated: 2015.03.13 Status: COMPLETED (2177 words)

10 : The New Creative Arts Department by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 2   Reviews: 13





Step 1: Bring the arts to Hogwarts.
Step 2: Draw in the artists.
Step 3: ????
Step 4: Profit.

a collab with crestwood


Genres: Humor, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: OC , Rose, Scorpius, Teddy  Pairings: Rose/Scorpius, Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Mild violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.01.31   Latest Chapter: 2015.02.06 Updated: 2015.02.06 Status: WIP (3031 words)

11 : not like other girls by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 6





Charis Culpepper is just like any other sixteen-year-old girl – she has dumb inside jokes with her friends, she’s gone through three Honeydukes loyalty cards since she started her sixth year (and it’s barely November) and she spends an inordinate amount of time thinking of ways to make Albus Potter (the brooding, enigmatic dish in the year above) notice her. The only difference between her and "the other girls?" She wasn’t exactly born one.


Genres: Humor, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Albus, Scorpius   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Mild violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.01.21   Latest Chapter: 2015.01.21 Updated: 2015.01.21 Status: WIP (1508 words)

12 : Carpe Aestatem by ad astra     Short story
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 4




 Seize the day; trusting in tomorrow as least you can. (Horace, Odes 1.1.8)

James/Remus | For Tanya


Genres: Fluff, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Marauders   Characters: James , Lupin  Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse
Published: 2015.01.19   Latest Chapter: 2015.01.19 Updated: 2015.01.19 Status: WIP (1584 words)

13 : Traces by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 2   Reviews: 9







Roxanne Weasley is one of five ambitious law students under the instruction of the illustrious criminal defence lawyer Daphne Greengrass. When Daphne and her team take over the defence of a suspect in one of the wizarding world's most high-profile murder cases, they begin to untangle a web of secrecy and lies that leads further than they ever expected.

Based on and inspired by ABC's How To Get Away With Murder.


Genres: Drama, Mystery, LGBTQA   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Hugo, Rose, Scorpius, Teddy
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme, Spoilers
Published: 2015.01.08   Latest Chapter: 2015.01.10 Updated: 2015.01.10 Status: WIP (2357 words)

14 : 12 Days of Christmas by ad astra     Short story collection
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 3   Reviews: 6


 



On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me...

Twelve characters, twelve Christmases. Part of the TFWMS-verse.

 


Genres: Fluff, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Albus, James (II), Lily (II), Rose, Scorpius, Teddy   Pairings: Teddy/Victoire
Advisory: Contains profanity, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2014.12.27   Latest Chapter: 2015.01.06 Updated: 2015.01.06 Status: WIP (3310 words)

15 : Suffer the Children by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 4   Reviews: 12






In an attempt to encourage magical co-operation, the International Confederate of Wizards holds its first Model ICW, open to students from all magical schools across the world – including the precocious Rose Weasley and her overachieving “boyfriend” Scorpius. However something sinister lurks in the background of all they do and decide, and the stakes are far higher than they ever realised.

 


Genres: Action/Adventure, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Albus, Rose, Scorpius   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a sexual nature
Published: 2014.11.05   Latest Chapter: 2014.11.16 Updated: 2014.11.16 Status: WIP (8752 words)

16 : Call Me Charlotte by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 5






Some people find themselves easier than others.

For crestwood's Slash Challenge - Part of the TFWMS-verse

 


Genres: LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: OtherCanon   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2014.10.06   Latest Chapter: 2014.10.06 Updated: 2014.10.07 Status: COMPLETED (1492 words)

17 : To Tell Our Story by ad astra     Short story
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 3   Reviews: 10




Behind all your stories is always your mother's story, because hers is where yours begin. -Mitch Albom

Written for Rose (toomanycurls) as part of ReeBee and randomwriter's Gift-It Challenge.

 


Genres: Romance, Angst   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Lupin, Teddy , Tonks  Pairings: Remus/Tonks
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a mild sexual nature, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2014.08.05   Latest Chapter: 2014.09.26 Updated: 2014.09.26 Status: COMPLETED (2199 words)

18 : how i wonder (what you are) by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 4






It is easier to hate your brother's fiancee than to love her.

Written for crestwood's Slash Challenge.


Genres: Fluff, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Fleur, Ginny   Pairings: Other Pairing, Bill/Fleur
Advisory: Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2014.09.18   Latest Chapter: 2014.09.18 Updated: 2014.09.18 Status: COMPLETED (935 words)

19 : Foregone Conclusion by ad astra     Short story
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 2




There was always a certain inevitability to Minerva McGonagall and Pomona Sprout.

Written as part of crestwood's Slash Challenge and ReeBee and randomwriter's Gift-It Challenge, for emmaweasley.


Genres: General, Romance, Young Adult   Era: Pre-Hogwarts   Characters: McGonagall, Sprout   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Scenes of a mild sexual nature, Slash (same-sex pairing)
Published: 2014.08.29   Latest Chapter: 2014.08.29 Updated: 2014.08.29 Status: WIP (637 words)

20 : Statue of Us by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 3   Reviews: 16





Before they were heroes, before they were names upon a pedestal, James, Lily, Remus and Sirius were so very alive.

Title taken from "Us" by Regina Spektor.

 


Genres: Drama, General   Era: Marauders   Characters: James, Lily, Lupin, Pettigrew , Sirius  Pairings: James/Lily, Remus/Sirius
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Slash (same-sex pairing), Substance abuse
Published: 2014.07.02   Latest Chapter: 2014.07.10 Updated: 2014.07.10 Status: WIP (11288 words)

21 : The Fred Weasley Memorial Scholarship by ad astra     Novel
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 21   Reviews: 321






Absolutely perfect banner by milominderbinder at TDA

In retrospect, the name should have been a giveaway.

Five thousand Galleons. Five formerly law-abiding, studious Ravenclaws. One year to leave a legacy like no other.

Ravenclaw Story of the Month, August 2014: Best Written
2014 Dobby Winner: Best Novel




Genres: Humor, LGBTQA, Young Adult   Era: Next Generation   Characters: Albus, OC , Rose, Scorpius  Pairings: Other Pairing, Harry/Ginny, Ron/Hermione
Advisory: Contains profanity, Mild violence, Scenes of a sexual nature, Substance abuse, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2014.04.20   Latest Chapter: 2014.07.09 Updated: 2014.09.23 Status: COMPLETED (77532 words)

22 : The Fatal Flaw by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 14




Perhaps it is telling that Sirius Black's closest companion is a condemned Hippogriff.

Written for Prompt One, Event Three of the 2014 House Cup.


Genres: General   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Sirius
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence
Published: 2014.06.26   Latest Chapter: 2014.06.26 Updated: 2014.06.26 Status: COMPLETED (1257 words)

23 : no light, no light by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 12



Ginny Weasley's demons will not get the best of her.

Written for Event Three, Prompt Two of the 2014 House Cup. Title taken from the song of the same name by Florence + the Machine.


Genres: Horror/Dark, Angst, Young Adult   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Ginny, Hermione, Luna   Pairings: Harry/Ginny
Advisory: Mild violence, Scenes of a mild sexual nature, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2014.06.23   Latest Chapter: 2014.06.23 Updated: 2014.06.25 Status: COMPLETED (1186 words)

24 : Have a Biscuit, Lupin by ad astra     One-shot
Rating: 12+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 44




There are two essential components of a friendship with Minerva McGonagall: Common ground, and biscuits.

Overall winner, Event 3 of the 2014 House Cup
Ravenclaw Story of the Month: Best Quote, August 2014
Dobby 2014 Winner: Best One-Shot



Genres: General   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Lupin , McGonagall
Advisory: Contains profanity
Published: 2014.06.23   Latest Chapter: 2014.06.23 Updated: 2014.06.26 Status: COMPLETED (1319 words)

25 : We'll Be a Proper Family (You'll See) by ad astra     Novella
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 5




One week earlier, Sirius had been facing a lifetime in Azkaban, and Remus a lifetime without him. Now, they found themselves with newfound hope, freedom - and the one-year-old orphaned son of their best friend.

AU in which Sirius is found innocent, Harry isn't raised by the Dursleys, and I live in denial. Remus/Sirius.


Genres: Fluff, General, AU   Era: Pre-Hogwarts   Characters: Harry, Lupin, Sirius   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Mild violence, Scenes of a mild sexual nature, Slash (same-sex pairing)
Published: 2014.06.11   Latest Chapter: 2014.06.11 Updated: 2014.06.11 Status: Abandoned (2303 words)
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