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  2. victoria_anne

    Staff Review Thread

    1. London at Park Lane (M) by LunaStellaCat 2. No Mercy (M) by starbuck 3. Radioactive (M) by MadiMalfoy
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  4. VaguelyCreativeName

    Last Letter Game

    ignotus peverell
  5. Ineke

    Hogwarts Mystery

    @facingthenorthwind i'm putting this under a spoiler just in case bc I'm further than you:
  6. MadiMalfoy

    LOTR / The Hobbit

    Okay so regarding your love of Thranduil @Rumpelstiltskin, I just wanna throw out that even though he's barely mentioned in any of the books, I seriously love how Lee Pace () portrayed him in the Hobbit movies. Because he was beauty, he was grace, and he would definitely punch you in the face. I think that one of my favorite things about LotR/The Hobbit is the complexity with which JRR Tolkien wrote each and every character. Smeagol/Gollum and even Sauron had some depth to their characters. This is something I think some contemporary authors have lost -- giving all or nearly all of their characters more than just one or two dimensions within the story. Yes Tolkien did like to sit on describing the scenery quite often, but he also had a lot of his characters talk for long periods of time with each other, which allowed for more of that characterization to shine through. I think my favorite character of the Dwarves is Fili or Kili. They are the youngest and therefore the silliest and happy-go-lucky (ish) that they can be. But they also have very good skills and training for battles and support Thorin completely. I just also love LotR so much but haven't had time lately to go back and re-read the books / re-watch the movies.
  7. Lady Ausra

    Earworm

    Careless Whisper by George Michael, going on six hours now. Anyone who doesn't understand why has never heard the song. Stupid saxophone.
  8. Lady Ausra

    Felpata_Lupin's reviews

    Would it be too much trouble if I grabbed a slot, Chiara? Story & Author Name: The Grass Is Greener on the Other Side (Or So They Say) [M] by Rynna AureliaWarnings & Advisories: Swearing, brief/mentioned violence, discussion of child abuse (Nothing graphic).Genres: Angst, Action/Adventure, Family, Hurt/Comfort, DramaLength: 16 chapters, over 50K currently. (First couple chapters, for this request if it's convenient for you, then?)Ships: James Potter/Lily Evans, various minor ships (Mostly Neville/Hermione at the moment). Summary: James and Lily are mysteriously resurrected during Halloween of Female!Harry's (Charlotte Potter) Fourth Year. From there, the aftereffects ripple throughout Hogwarts and the rest of the Wizarding World as a family tries to heal itself thirteen years later. Areas of Concern: Characterization, characterization, characterization. (Wow, try saying that three times fast...) I'm really worried that I'm writing everyone inconsistently, and if my pacing and plotting's alright. Additionally, any constructive criticism would be much appreciated, if you'd be willing.
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  10. Chelts-rhj

    The Cultural Diversity Challenge | 17 August 2018

    Tada! Sound of Silence
  11. victoria_anne

    victoria_anne's reviews

    @LunaStellaCat and @Lady Ausra your reviews are done! Future requesters, please note that I've updated my thread to only give reviews on the HPFT archives, and that I'll only have three slots open at a time 1. dum vivimus vivamus (M) by sunshine_locks 2. OPEN 3. OPEN
  12. sunshine_locks

    Dirtydeedsdonedirtcheap's Reviews

    just gonna drop in here and take the last spot... Story & Author Name: dum vivimus vivamus (M) by sunshine_locksWarnings & Advisories: mentions of eating disorders, racism, and islamophobiaGenres: Angst, general, humorLength: One-Shot, 18,227 WordsShips: N/ASummary: Reflections don't change, but people do. Areas of Concern: none really! comment on whatever you like!
  13. sunshine_locks

    ShadowRose's Reviews

    Story & Author Name: dum vivimus vivamus (M) by sunshine_locksWarnings & Advisories: mentions of eating disorders, racism, and islamophobiaGenres: Angst, general, humorLength: One-Shot, 18,227 WordsShips: N/ASummary: Reflections don't change, but people do. Areas of Concern: none really! comment on whatever you like! also, yeah, this is a pretty long one-shot, so if you decline, i'd understand!
  14. Alopex

    Press Release: Week 4 Assignments

    You're right, this was a math error. Using the standard of 150 characters in 1000 words, this should be approx 16,650 characters instead to get to 2500 words. So go with that.
  15. Lady Ausra

    Write a Bad Summary...

    This thread is AWESOME. Here's mine: The Princess Bride: (Which is very, very different from the movie, just so you're warned) The Hunger Games trilogy: The Grass Is Greener On the Other Side (Or So They Say) (M) by me
  16. TidalDragon

    Internal Memorandum: Quadpot

    @facingthenorthwind Just note it in whichever thread you have in your CR to keep track of reviews.
  17. TidalDragon

    Call for Stories - August

    It's Call for Stories time again! Whether you're new to HPFT or simply joined in yet, Fic Night is an opportunity to have your story read, live, on our HPFT YouTube channel. Featuring praise from our host and the opportunity for additional Q&A from members, it's a truly unique opportunity for your story to be featured by our community. This month we'll also be taking questions from members in advance of the stream at 11:59 PM GMT on Friday, 31 August 2018. Still have questions? Click to learn more. You can also check out an archive of our previous stories and streams in the Video Archive. What comes next? It's time to volunteer your story for glory! Simply reply with a completed copy of the form below before 11:59 PM GMT on 19 August 2018. Voting will commence thereafter. The Form Story Title:Link:Penname:Will you be available for Q&A? If so, do you prefer live video, live audio, or text only?
  18. BellaLestrange87

    Original Fiction

    Title: Dum Vivimus Vivamus Author: sunshine_locks Link(s): Mature Length / Completed: 18,227 words / yes Era: Original Fiction Genre(s): angst, general, humour Advisories: eating disorders Summary: Reflections don't change, but people do.
  19. greisful

    Reading Challenge 2018

    1. Alice in Zombieland by Gena Showlater 2. Don't Judge a Girl by Her Cover by Ally Carter 3. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas 4. Only the Good Spy Young by Ally Carter 5. Out of Sight, Out of Time by Ally Carter 6. United We Spy by Ally Carter 7. Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff 8.Gemina by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff 9. The Odyssey by Homer 10. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood 11. The DUFF by Kody Keplinger 12. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah 13. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini 14. Dangerous Girls by Abigail Haas 15. Backlash by Sarah Littman 16. FInally by Wendy Mass 17. Grave Mercy by Robin Lefevers 18. The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke 19. A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas 20. Simon vs. The Homosapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli 21. Love & Luck by Jenna Evans Welch 22. Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch 23. Obsidio by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff 24. A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro 25. The DIviners by Libba Bray 26. Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray 27. Before the Devil Breaks You by Libba Bray 28. Hearts, Fingers, And Other Things to Cross by Katie Finn 29. Not the Girls You're Looking For by Aminah Mae Safi 30. Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman 31. Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater 32. The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater
  20. Lady Ausra

    Lady Ausra's Reviews

    Thank you! Glad to meet another Les Mis fan on the site, and it'd be my pleasure to review your story! (Especially considering Grantaire's always been one of my favorites. ) Edit: Done, and...wow. It was fantastic, @Aphoride
  21. potionspartner

    Review Tag

    R/Red This is Halloween: Troll Edition on AO3. Welcome to HPFT, Lady Ausra!
  22. Lady Ausra

    The Cute Things in Your Fandom

    Harry Potter: How much Hagrid cares about his pets, the trio first year (They are precious in so many ways), Neville working on his dancing before the Yule Ball, so much else... Lord of the Rings: Sam and his taters, Gimli and Legolas in Return of the King, Tom Bombadil and his wife. The Hobbit: The Company. Thorin and Bilbo. Fili and Kili. Bilbo losing his mind over dwarves. Fullmetal Alchemist: Anytime Ed loses it (That one may just be me, but I find it hilarious and adorable), Roy and Riza (He pretended to be drunk, just to give her flowers!), Al and Ed, Nina Tucker as a child, Maes Hughes ALL THE TIME. Merlin: Arthur and Merlin refusing to admit they can stand each other, then almost hugging. Arthur being head over heels for Gwen. Geez, this is better than cat videos.
  23. Ineke

    Ask a Validator

    Oh my god I'm so sorry I thought I'd already answered this! Song lyrics are absolutely okay to use - with the exception of anything owned by Disney (so that goes for musicals owned by Disney too), so long as it's credited and as long as at least 90% of the chapter is original material (i.e. stuff you wrote yourself). So the example above would be perfectly fine!
  24. dirigibleplums

    The Musical Muse Challenge | 1st October 2018

    *screams* omg it's the 18k monster, i'm so happy ENTRIES: 1. sunshine_locks: dum vivimus vivamus (M)
  25. Lady Ausra

    The #Squad Challenge | Deadline: August 30th, 2018

    BBC Merlin. Dear God, yes. Um, will work out kinks in certain plot in the future. But will involve Arthur, Merlin, and company kicking ass and taking names. Might possibly fall into crack somewhere along the line, but it will be brotherly crack with enough feels to compensate.
  26. Lady Ausra

    Reviews That Make You Go "...Huh?"

    Oh, I've gotta a gem. This is was on my WIP HP fic, where:
  27. WriteYourHeartOut

    Birthday Reviews Masterlist

    The people of this site are some of the most generous you'll ever find. That's why, if you fill out the form below and leave it as a comment, you'll most likely receive some amazing reviews on your birthday from the members here. [b]Birthday:[/b] [b]Penname(s):[/b] [b]Archive Links:[/b] Once you've been added to the Masterlist, your post will be deleted. January: 9 - lllb | long_live_luna_bellatrix - HPFF | AO3 | ff.net 11 - Phoenix Potioneer - HPFT 15 - Diogenissa - HPFF | AO3 21 - FoxPatronus - HPFT | AO3 30 - love_is_magic - HPFF FlamingQuilltips | princesslily_36 - HPFF | HPFT February: 7 - Veritaserum27 - HPFF | AO3 24 - WriteYourHeartOut | Archies Breezy Privates - AO3 | HPFF | FF.net 27 - Lady Ausra | Rynna Aurelia - AO3 | Wattpad | FFN.net March: 4 - Pen2Paper - HPFT | HPFF | FF.net 6 - MadiMalfoy | deadgranger | MadisonEmrys - HPFF | AO3 | ff.net 11 - Alexis Black | Alexis_Black | ABlack | Alexis.Black.Snape - HPFF | AO3 | FF.net 14 - Elena - Gluttony | AO3 | HPFF | HPFT 16 - Tecla Sunrise - HPFF | HPFT 24 - dreamgazer220 - HPFF | AO3 | FF.net 25 - Nix | EnigmaticEyes16 | Kitty_Jones - HPFF | AO3 27 - lovegood27 - HPFF | FF.net April: 2 - BlackPixie (HPFT and HPFT archive only) | rosehedwig243 - Wattpad HPFF ff.net Ao3 HPFT 10 - CambAngst - HPFF | AO3 11 - Slytherinchica08 - HPFT 21 - krazyboutharryginny | poppunkpadfoot | StormVandal - HPFF | ao3 25 - RoxiMalfoy | Yoshi_Kitten - HPFT | HPFF | AO3 May: 8 - Oregonian - HPFF 16 - magnifique - HPFT 24 - Aphoride - HPFF | ao3 | tumblr June: 4 - ImaRavenclaw - HPFF 6 - claireevergreen | Claire Evergreen - HPFT | HPFF | AO3 | ff.net 21 - TreacleTart | TreacleTart301 - HPFF | AO3 | ff.net 22 - ichigopan HPFF 23 - Rose Ameile Hunter 27 - facingthenorthwind - HPFT | AO3 July: 10 - BellaLestrange87 | livwrites - HPFF | FF.net | Ao3 11 - Kalkay - AO3 | HPFF 11 - Selene | selene42 - HPFF | AO3 19 - WitnesstoitAll - HPFF 20 - Illuminate - HPFF | HPFT 24 - Felpata Lupin | Felpata_Lupin - HPFF | AO3 27 - LooneyLizzie - HPFF | AO3 | FF.net August: 4 - MalfoysAngel - HPFT(M) 5 - Simplicius - HPFT 12 - HufflepuffBookworm1990 | Writer0890 | Fanfictionfan1990 - HPFT | AO3 | FF.net 13 - PaulaTheProkaryote - AO3 | FF.net | HPFF 26 - WalkingDredd | alicia and anne - HPFF | A03 26 - forever_dreaming | endless_dreamer | cogitari - HPFT | HPFF | AO3 | FF.net 30 - Shinicha - HPFF | AO3 | FF 31 - ScarletEye158 - HPFF September: 20 - Rhaenyra | Flower n Prongs - HPFT | HPFF | AO3 26 - TidalDragon - HPFT | AO3 | FF.net | HPFF 27 - banshee - ao3 | hpff 29 - marauderfan | StellaBlue | StellaBlue29 - HPFF | AO3 | FFn October: 4 - ANightingaleInAGoldCage - HPFF | AO3 11 - FireOpal | FireOpalQueen | Sandel | Kapalunka - HPFT | HPFF | AO3 | FF.net 12 - Jayna - HPFF 12 - MuggleMaybe - +HPFT | +AO3 | +HPFF 30 - SilverMoonFairy | WindingArrow - AO3 | HPFF November: 5 - hecate | TearsIMustConceal - AO3 | FF.net | tumblr | HPFF 10 - Phoenix_Flames - HPFF 18 - scooterbug8515 | M_C_Crocker | Marshal | MCCrocker - AO3 | HPFF | FF.net 22 - ShazaLupin - AO3 | Tumblr 24 - adluvshp | Lost Muse - HPFF | AO3 24 - victoria_anne - HPFF December: 1 - AbraxanUnicorn - HPFF 27 - MegGonagall | Unicorn_Charm - AO3 | ff.net | HPFF
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