Penname: Oregonian
Member Since: 2015.02.12

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Stories Posted: 17
Reviews Posted: 27
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I am a registered nurse, mother of two and grandmother of two, amateur writer and poet who has lived in the green and rainy Pacific Northwest for a long time. Interested in science, history, archaeology, languages.

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1 : Only One by Oregonian     Novella
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 8   Reviews: 1

Today Draco and Astoria Malfoy are putting their son Scorpius on the Hogwarts Express for the first time. It's a bittersweet day for Draco, who has kept a life-altering secret for the last eleven years. The tendrils of the Second Wizarding War have reached farther than he would have ever foretold.

Genres: General, Angst   Era: Post-Hogwarts   Characters: Draco, OtherCanon
Advisory: Scenes of a sexual nature, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2017.09.18   Latest Chapter: 2017.10.03 Updated: 2017.10.03 Status: COMPLETED (17601 words)

2 : Threads of Hope by Oregonian     Novella
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 7   Reviews: 0

In her first year at the Ministry, Dolores Umbridge is looking for status, power, and a husband who can help her attain them. Her eye falls on bachelor Bartemius Crouch. A story of aspiration, self-deception, and betrayal.

Genres: Drama, Romance   Era: Pre-Hogwarts   Characters: OtherCanon , Umbridge  Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2017.03.04   Latest Chapter: 2017.03.11 Updated: 2017.03.11 Status: COMPLETED (23066 words)

3 : This Year Will Be Different by Oregonian     Short story
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 2   Reviews: 0

"The only thing I wanted was for Tom Riddle to be gone forever. I thought that when he was dead, everything would be easy again. But it's just becoming more and more complicated."
In her final year at Hogwarts, sharing the Head position with Dean Thomas, Hermione realizes that there is no simple way past the events of the war, for her or anyone else. Recovery is not automatic—it must be worked for.
A Christmas 1998 story.

Genres: Angst   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Dean , Hermione
Advisory: Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2017.01.17   Latest Chapter: 2017.01.18 Updated: 2017.01.18 Status: COMPLETED (9101 words)

4 : That Morning by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 3

Vernon Dursley was mystified to observe the wizarding world rejoicing on the morning of November 1, 1981. Who were "those people", and why were they so happy? But one old lady, Doris Crockford (remember her?), saw the momentous events from two very different perspectives.

Genres: General   Era: Pre-Hogwarts   Characters: OtherCanon
Advisory: Mild violence
Published: 2016.11.27   Latest Chapter: 2016.11.27 Updated: 2016.11.27 Status: COMPLETED (1562 words)

5 : Maggots by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 2

During the nightmarish year when Professor Snape is Headmaster of Hogwarts and the Professors Carrow conduct their reign of terror, the annual Hallowe'en feast, once a source of innocent fun, becomes an evening of horror. Is it really a prediction of an unimaginable future? Nothing can be depended upon anymore.

Genres: Horror/Dark   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Ginny, Hagrid, Luna, Neville, OtherCanon
Advisory: Strong violence
Published: 2016.11.20   Latest Chapter: 2016.11.20 Updated: 2016.11.20 Status: COMPLETED (3922 words)

6 : Carried In My Heart by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 1

In the final year before the Battle of Hogwarts, Ernie Macmillan and Hannah Abbott are forced to grow in ways they hadn't expected, to protect themselves and their fellow Hufflepuffs from the evil permeating Hogwarts. See how they manage to meet the challenge of dire times.

Genres: General   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: OtherCanon   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Mild violence
Published: 2016.07.22   Latest Chapter: 2016.07.25 Updated: 2016.07.25 Status: COMPLETED (8783 words)

7 : Not Really Alone by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 0

A Christmas tale of a Diagon Alley shopkeeper, his junk shop of second-hand goods, his customers down on their luck, an old man who dies alone, an assistant who makes a difference, and an unexpected Christmas gift.

Genres: General   Era: Post-Hogwarts   Characters: OC
Advisory: Mild violence
Published: 2016.07.19   Latest Chapter: 2016.07.22 Updated: 2016.07.22 Status: COMPLETED (7499 words)

8 : Forgive Us Our Trespasses by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 1

During the witch hunts of of medieval and Renaissance times, an accused witch finds refuge at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, too late to save her life, but perhaps, in the end, not too late at all.

Genres: General   Era: Other   Characters: OC
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence
Published: 2015.10.30   Latest Chapter: 2015.10.31 Updated: 2015.10.31 Status: COMPLETED (6999 words)

9 : Unexploded Bombs by Oregonian     Short story
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 2   Reviews: 16

Dudley Dursley has just experienced the death of his elderly father Vernon from heart disease, when he receives a letter from beyond the grave that puts a new light on things. An unsuspected time bomb involving his cousin Harry has been ticking for nineteen years.

Genres: Mystery   Era: Post-Hogwarts   Characters: Harry, OtherCanon
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence
Published: 2015.04.11   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.11 Updated: 2015.04.11 Status: COMPLETED (6281 words)

10 : Tiny Animals by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 8

It's Harry's final Christmas at the house on Privet Drive, and an unexpected guest arrives at dinnertime, but nothing can change the terrible dynamics inside these walls, and the miracle is still seven months away.

Genres: General   Era: Pre-Hogwarts   Characters: Harry, OtherCanon
Advisory: Strong violence, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.04.09   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.09 Updated: 2015.04.09 Status: COMPLETED (4203 words)

11 : Dark Enough To See The Stars by Oregonian     Novella
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 6   Reviews: 20

Scorpius is looking for answers in the constellation that bears his name.  He becomes what he was not, and stumbles into Hogwarts' past, thanks to an unexpected arrival from the heavens.

Genres: Drama, Romance, Action/Adventure   Era: Next Generation   Characters: OtherCanon , Rose, Scorpius, Sprout  Pairings: Rose/Scorpius
Advisory: Contains profanity, Mild violence, Scenes of a mild sexual nature
Published: 2015.03.23   Latest Chapter: 2015.04.03 Updated: 2015.04.03 Status: COMPLETED (23238 words)

12 : The Crofter and the Snake by Oregonian     Short story
Rating: 15+   Chapters: 2   Reviews: 3

During the perilous school year of 1997-1998, when Muggleborns are on the run and students who were previously taught from home are forced to attend Hogwarts, Tracey Davis just wants to avoid trouble and manage to survive. Her goal is to stay out of harm's way, but in the final night of crisis her courage arises, and she finds so much more than that, from the least expected place in the British Isles.

This story co-ordinates with my one-shot story Greenhouse Seven. It is recommended to read Greenhouse Seven first.

Genres: Romance, Action/Adventure   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: OC, OtherCanon   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Scenes of a mild sexual nature
Published: 2015.03.22   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.23 Updated: 2015.03.23 Status: COMPLETED (13546 words)

13 : The Hogwarts Storm by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 12+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 3

What sort of catastrophe could turn your Christmas into Holiday Hell? This story reprises an actual event that occurred in Scotland early in the morning of 15 January 1968. I have taken the liberty of moving the date to 25 December 1967, to coincide with Arthur Weasley's last Christmas at Hogwarts, a date that he will never forget.

Genres: General, Action/Adventure   Era: Pre-Hogwarts   Characters: Arthur, Dumbledore, McGonagall, OC, OtherCanon , Pomfrey, Slughorn, Sprout
Advisory: Mild violence
Published: 2015.03.21   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.21 Updated: 2015.03.21 Status: COMPLETED (8149 words)

14 : Beloved Son by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 12+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 2

A chance meeting in a graveyard brings the two ends of the tragedy full circle, and ties them together in a knot of completion. Loss never fades, but the remaining pieces can make a new whole again. Rated AU for the assumption that Lily Potter's father was still living at the end of the second wizarding war.

Genres: Romance, AU   Era: Post-Hogwarts   Characters: OtherCanon   Pairings: Other Pairing
Advisory: Scenes of a mild sexual nature
Published: 2015.03.21   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.21 Updated: 2015.03.21 Status: COMPLETED (9781 words)

15 : Greenhouse Seven by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 12+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 1

In his tumultuous seventh year, Neville thought he had found his life's direction. But the shadow of war covers and changes everything, even in Greenhouse Seven.

Genres: General   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: Neville, OC, OtherCanon
Advisory: Contains profanity
Published: 2015.03.21   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.21 Updated: 2015.03.21 Status: COMPLETED (5042 words)

16 : Renewal by Oregonian     One-shot
Rating: 12+   Chapters: 1   Reviews: 6

The Hogwarts teachers are facing the first school year after the Battle of Hogwarts. How can they help the students, and the whole community, heal? What will it take to feel as if the world is back to normal?

Genres: General   Era: Hogwarts   Characters: McGonagall, Sprout
Advisory: Mild violence
Published: 2015.03.20   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.20 Updated: 2015.03.20 Status: COMPLETED (2880 words)

17 : The Baby In The Closet by Oregonian     Novella
Rating: Mature   Chapters: 11   Reviews: 27

As Harry and Ginny eagerly await the birth of their first child and their new lives as parents, Harry discovers that before he can move forward, he must take a journey into his past and revisit what has never been put to rest. He learns the truth of the poetic line "The child is father to the man."

Genres: General   Era: Post-Hogwarts   Characters: Ginny , Harry  Pairings: Harry/Ginny
Advisory: Contains profanity, Strong violence, Sensitive topic/issue/theme
Published: 2015.02.28   Latest Chapter: 2015.03.18 Updated: 2015.03.18 Status: COMPLETED (42920 words)
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