19 June 2018 @ 04:43 am
The Daily Snitch – Monday, June 18, 2018  
Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
• SpeakBeasty Episode 64: "And Here We Thought The Curse Was Broken". (Spoiler warning for Infinity War).

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child:
• Imogen Heap (composer of "Cursed Child" score) develops Mycelia app for musicians.
• "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" sets new one week Broadway play record in NYC.

Prompt Challenges:
[community profile] hogwarts365 posted Prompt # 248 (due on or before June 23): Song lyrics, White Lies and Secret Garden.
[info]dracoharry100 posted Prompt # 531: Dawn

Communities:
• The following fest is currently posting: [info]dramionelove Mini Fest.
[community profile] pod_together posted the Sign-ups for Groups of writer/podficcer collaborations. Group Sign-ups close June 23rd.

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hp_shoreofangst posted the Fest 2018 Masterlist.
[info]harrydracompreg posted the Reveal and Masterlist.
[info]hogwarts365 posted the Prompt # 247 Masterlist.

Fandom Recs:
[info]dreamy_dragon73 recced a Hermione Granger/Severus Snape fic (R).
[info]themightyflynn recced a Draco Malfoy/Severus Snape & Albus Dumbledore fic (PG-13).
[info]toblass recced Draco Malfoy & Severus Snape art (gen).

Resources:
• Issue # 27 (2018) of Transformative Works and Culture is out: Tumblr and Fandom, edited by Lori Morimoto and Louisa Ellen Stein
[info]hd_prophet: June 17 edition.
• The SS/HP Prophet from June 9 through 16.
Schedule of Upcoming Events from June 17 through 23 at [info]potterfests.
[info]themasque posted resources for the BDSM Topic for June 17 Chat: Safety, Safe Words, and SSC/RACK/PRICK.

Archive News:
• OTW: 2018 Elections Announcement.
• OWT Volunteer Q&A: Five things Adi M. said, a volunteer on the translation team.

Discussions:
• Emily Hedrick, Lucy Demuth wrote Is Draco Malfoy a better father than Harry Potter? (MuggleNet)
• Minal wrote Top five Harry Potter fathers. (MuggleNet)

Essay/Meta:
• Beatrice Groves wrote Crimes of Grindelwald, Locks of Love, and Nicolas Flamel.
• Emma Pocock wrote Fatherhood and legacies in the Harry Potter series.
• Sophia wrote How Hagrid tames the beast of toxic masculinity.
[tumblr.com profile] greaseonmymouth wrote So, pensieves and memories.

General Fandom News:
• The Dutch Quidditch Cup: Hard Work, Fun, and a Community That Deserves a Spotlight. (MuggleNet)
• Rumour: new Wizarding World LEGO set to be released a month early?


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18 June 2018 @ 04:52 pm
Weekly Fic Wrap Up: Week 24, 2018  
Happy Monday, all!
I hope everyone's week is stellar. ♥

Ali's List of Fics: June 11 - June 17 )
And here's what I'm working on this week:
Ali’s To-Do/WsIP List )
 
 
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18 June 2018 @ 10:21 am
Translation, Whoo Hoo!  
Guess what!
[archiveofourown.org profile] nyavka has translated an old Snarry Games fic of mine, All For Wand And Wand For All, into Russian! *bounces*

You can read see it on AO3: Одна на всех, и все на одну or on Fanfics: Одна на всех, и все на одну.

So cool!
 
 
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17 June 2018 @ 07:44 pm
Drabble: Probation  
Title: Probation
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: PG
Word count: 100 x 7
Fandom: Harry Potter
Characters/pairings: Pansy Parkinson/Hermione Granger.
Challenge: Written for [community profile] femslash100/[livejournal.com profile] femslash100's prompt 603: E-mail.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.

Probation )
 
 
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17 June 2018 @ 02:52 pm
Drabble: Draco's Choice  
Title: Draco's Choice
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: PG-13
Word count: 100 x 2
Characters/pairings: Harry Potter/Draco Malfoy.
Challenge: Written for [community profile] dracoharry100/[livejournal.com profile] dracoharry100's prompt 530: Care.
This is part 112 of my H/D Auror Series (LJ/IJ/DW).
It starts at part one: The Beginning (LJ/IJ/DW).
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Authors Notes: Draco declares himself the winner.

Draco's Choice )
 
 
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17 June 2018 @ 08:58 am
Weekly Random Post of Random  


Cartoon of the week )

Have a fabulous Sunday, everyone, and try to remember, love trumps hate every time. ♥
 
 
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17 June 2018 @ 01:20 am
The Daily Snitch: Saturday, June 16, 2018  
Follow the Daily Snitch on LJ, DW, IJ, and on tumblr.

Joanne K. Rowling:
• J.K. Rowling in MoPOP Sci-Fi and Fantasy Hall of Fame and Diagon Alley Construction Moves to Camp Korey!

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
Weekly Round-Up: Andrew Lincoln Finds Out His Hogwarts House, Emma Thompson Honored At Munich Film Festival & More

Communities:
[info]one_bad_man: Check in for next week, please!
[info]hermione_smut: It's that time of year again!
[info]hermione_smut: Prompting!

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hd_remix: HD-Remix 2018 Reveals and Masterlist

Fandom Recs:
[info]smirkingcat recced one Lucius/Snape art.
[info]melodyssister recced one Severus/Hermione fic.
[info]kellychambliss recced one Snape/Dumbledore/Grindelwald fic.


Resources:
[info]hd_prophet: Saturday, June 16, 2018

Discussions:
BDSM Topic for June 14: Sensation Play
BDSM Topic for June 15: subspace/Topspace
BDSM Topic for June 16: Sexy BDSM Pics and Quotes

Essay/Meta:
• quantumharry: Expecto Quidditch

General Fandom News:
Events Roundup: Parades, Painting, Potions, and More

Nifty:
Five “Harry Potter” Summer Activities
EXCLUSIVE: New Cinematic Nighttime Show at Universal Orlando Will Celebrate ‘Harry Potter’ & More!
Spectacular New Lagoon Show Headed to Universal Orlando!
Universal Orlando Resort announces new Cinematic Celebration with Harry Potter series

Searches:
[info]daily_snitch: looking for your recs (fic, art, podfic, meta ...) for the Special Edition: Newt Scamander.

Community Spotlight:
[info]hd_birthdaybash - Celebrate Harry and Draco's Birthdays!


Please send your fandom news to the Daily Snitch.


 
 
16 June 2018 @ 09:57 pm
Drabble: Fight Club  
Title: Fight Club
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Pairing/Characters: Severus Snape/Kingsley Shacklebolt.
Word Count: 100 x 9
Rating: PG
Challenge: Written for [livejournal.com profile] snape100/[info]snape100/[community profile] snape100's prompt # 747: Severus and Social Media: YouTube.
This is part Fifty-Eight of my Snape: Horcrux Hunter series (LJ/IJ/DW).
Warning(s): AU.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Fight Club )
 
 
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16 June 2018 @ 08:00 am
Fic: Playing Chess  
Title: Playing Chess
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: PG
Pairing: Harry Potter/Severus Snape, Ron Weasley.
Word Count: 1460 (365 x 4)
Warnings: None.
A/N: Written for [community profile] hogwarts365/[livejournal.com profile] hogwarts365's prompt # 247: “Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.” ― Euripides, The Bacchae, Working Hard, Blue.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Playing Chess )
 
 
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15 June 2018 @ 01:32 pm
The Friday Five 6/15/18  
This week it's all about Ali's (lack of) health.

Read more... )
 
 
Current Mood: working
 
 
14 June 2018 @ 01:57 pm
Fic: Romance at the Sorcerer's Brew  
Title: Romance at the Sorcerer's Brew
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: PG
Pairing: Hermione Granger/Blaise Zabini.
Word Count: 1150
Warnings: None.
A/N: Written for [community profile] hp_coffeehouse/[livejournal.com profile] hp_coffeehouse's challenge # 15: You and Me cups with chocolate squares.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Romance at the Sorcerer's Brew )
 
 
Current Mood: working
 
 
14 June 2018 @ 02:28 am
FIC: Close Quarters (Harry/Draco, NC-17)  
Title: Close Quarters
Author: [info]digtehwriter
Characters/Pairings: Harry Potter/Draco Malfoy
Rating: NC-17
Kinks/Themes Chosen: Frottage, tops, and voyeurism incorporated in the fic or in a fantasy (by the characters), for June
Word Count: ~3100
Summary/Description: Close quarters. And Malfoy wears tight trousers.
Author's Notes: Warning: Probably improper use of a time-turner…but DMLE. Cops can do whatever the fuck they want, right? ;) If it's not obvious, I kind of hate law enforcement. Thanks to [info]smirkingcat for the beta and the great suggestions.

Close Quarters )
 
 
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13 June 2018 @ 08:46 pm
Daily Snitch: Wednesday, 13 June 2018  
Joanne K. Rowling – Life and Books:
J.K. Rowling’s “Strike” Series Now Available on Cinemax and New Interview with Cast.
Scholastic Continues 20th-Anniversary Celebrations at BookExpo 2018.

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
Emma Thompson to be Honored at Munich Film Festival.
American Express Presale for Daniel Radcliffe’s “The Lifespan of a Fact” Has Begun.

Harry Potter & The Cursed Child – Actors and Stage:
“Reading, Writing Rowling” Episode 11: “Experiencing the Cursed Child: London and New York.”
‘Cursed Child’ Wins Six Awards at The Tony Awards 2018.

Prompt Challenges:
[info]theiceroyals posted Lucissa WinterFest Prompting is open until the 27th.

Communities:
[info]hd_erised First Official New Mods Post.
[info]neville100 posted a fic for Prompt 383: Vision & Prompt 384: Serendipity.
[info]wolfstarbigbang Wolfstar Big Bang 2018 Beta Sign Ups.
[info]snape_potter posted a Severus Snape/Harry Potter Fic for Prompt 339: Success.
[info]snape_potter posted a Severus Snape/Harry Potter Fic for Prompt 631: Spice / 632: Natural.
[info]hprarepairs posted three fics: Charlie Weasley/Kingsley Shacklebolt (PG-13), James Sirius Potter/Teddy Lupin/Scorpius Malfoy (E), and Scorpius Malfoy/James Sirius Potter (R).
[info]hd-erised posted 2018 H/D Erised Mod Announcement.

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hp_shoreofangst posted Anonymous Master List.

Editor's Choice Rec:
Lavender Brown/Parvati Patil art (PG-13) by anemonensblog.

This was a creation for femmefest and it's absolutely breathtaking! The incredible amount of tension and emotion that builds in these few frames is beautiful and complex.

Fandom Recs:
[info]one-bad-man recced one Severus Snape/Hermione Granger fics.
[info]one-bad-man recced one Severus Snape/Hermione Granger fic.

Resources:
[info]hd-prophet H/D Prophet: Sunday 10th June.

Archive News:
OTW Guest Post: Jordan Henry & Arielle Waldman.

Essay/Meta:
Quantum Harry, the Podcast, Episode 20: The Order of the Rebel.
greaseonmymouth posted Pensieves and Memories.

Searches:
[info]bottom_draco posted a search for a Harry Potter/Draco Malfoy binding fic.

Please send your fandom news to the Daily Snitch.

 
 
13 June 2018 @ 01:55 pm
Drabble: All Natural  
Title: All Natural
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Pairing/Characters: Severus Snape/Harry Potter.
Word Count: 100 x 5
Rating: PG
Challenge: Written for [community profile] snarry100/[info]snarry100/[livejournal.com profile] snarry100's prompt# 632: Natural.
Summary: The puppy gets a name.
Part Sixty-Two of the Wisdom Series (LJ/IJ/DW).
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

All Natural )
 
 
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12 June 2018 @ 01:22 pm
Drabble: A Successful Outcome  
Title: A Successful Outcome
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Character(s)/Pairing(s): Harry Potter/Severus Snape.
Challenge: Written for [community profile] harry100/[info]harry100/[livejournal.com profile] harry100's prompt 339: Success.
Rating: PG
Length: 100 x 7
Warnings: Political commentary - if you're a Trump fan why are you even reading my journal? this may not be the one for you.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

A Successful Outcome )
 
 
Current Mood: working
 
 
11 June 2018 @ 01:32 pm
Drabble/Fic: Romance at St Mungo's  
Title: Romance at St Mungo's
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: R
Pairing: Scorpius Malfoy/James Sirius Potter, Albus Severus Potter, Draco Malfoy.
Word Count: 100 x 12
Warnings: None.
Summary: Either James Potter is really klutzy, or something else is going on.
A/N: Written for [community profile] hp_nextgen100/[livejournal.com profile] hp_nextgen100/[info]hp_nextgen100's prompt # 145: St Mungo's.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Romance at St Mungo's )
 
 
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11 June 2018 @ 09:03 am
Weekly Fic Wrap Up: Week 23, 2018  
Happy Monday, bla bla.
I have to tell you, I just want to bury my head and pretend the world is not topsy turvy RN.
We're friends with North Korea and fighting with Canada? WTF?
*shakes head*

Per the advice of that wise sage, Dory, I plan to *just keep swimming, just keep swimming*
Ali's List of Fics: June 4th - June 10th )
And here's what's coming up:
Ali’s To-Do/WsIP List )
 
 
Current Mood: working
 
 
10 June 2018 @ 09:56 pm
The Daily Snitch: Sunday, June 10, 2018  
Follow the Daily Snitch on LJ, DW, IJ, and on tumblr.

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
Emma Thompson Named a Dame in Queen’s Birthday Honours
Weekly Round-Up: Jessica Williams Shares How J.K. Rowling Created Her ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Character, Emma Thompson Made a Dame, & More!

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
Ezra Miller on Music, Mental Illness, and More

HP & The Cursed Child – Actors and Stage:
‘Cursed Child’ Actors Prep for Tony Awards!

Prompt Challenges:
[info]hogwarts365: HOGWARTS365 - PROMPT 247 | Due on or before June 16

Communities:
[info]femmefest: Femmefest 2018 Reveals!
[info]hd_remix: Remix Fest Roundup: Week 2 (final week)
[info]hphet: Mini Fest

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hogwarts365: PROMPT 246 MASTERLIST

Fandom Recs:
[info]toblass recced one Severus art.
[info]themightyflynn recced one Severus/Gilderoy art.

Resources:
[info]sshp_prophet: SS/HP Prophet For June 3 - June 9
[info]hd_prophet: Saturday, June 9, 2018
[info]potterfests: Coming Up in Potterfests!

Archive News:
OTW: May 2018 Newsletter, Volume 124

Discussions:
[info]themasque: Sub Drop/Top Drop, chat notes

Essay/Meta:
The Most Underappreciated Things About “Chamber of Secrets”

Searches:
[info]daily_snitch: looking for your recs (fic, art, podfic, meta ...) for the Special Edition: Newt Scamander.

Community Spotlight:
[info]dove_drabbles - a monthly multifandom prompt challenge community where the prompts come from the messages on the inside of the wrappers of chocolate Dove candies!

Please send your fandom news to the Daily Snitch.


 
 
10 June 2018 @ 09:07 pm
Drabble: Mountain View  
Title: Mountain View
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Character(s)/Pairing(s): Harry Potter/Draco Malfoy.
Challenge: Written for [community profile] draco100/[livejournal.com profile] draco100's prompt # 44: Mountains.
Rating: NC-17
Length: 100 x 7
Warnings: None.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.

Mountain View )
 
 
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10 June 2018 @ 03:28 pm
Drabble: Reconciling Lives  
Title: Reconciling Lives
Author: [personal profile] alisanne
Rating: PG-13
Word count: 100 x 2
Characters/pairings: Harry Potter/Draco Malfoy.
Challenge: Written for [community profile] dracoharry100/[livejournal.com profile] dracoharry100's prompt 529: Enemy.
This is part 111 of my H/D Auror Series (LJ/IJ/DW).
It starts at part one: The Beginning (LJ/IJ/DW).
Disclaimer: The characters contained herein are not mine. No money is being made from this fiction, which is presented for entertainment purposes only.
Beta(s): [personal profile] sevfan and emynn.
Authors Notes: They survive their first couple's spat. And since this is my 111th installment, this is dedicated to [personal profile] enchanted_jae. She knows why. ;)

Reconciling Lives )
 
 
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