Stories by Ria
A Call for Turin by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 8]
Summary: Turin already bears the Black Sword, Gurthang. Now he has found another cursed object of power.

A response to Lira's "Something Modern" challenge.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Turin Turambar
Genres: Parody, Tragedy
Warnings: Character Death
Challenges: A Modern Thing To Middle Earth
Series: Sillier Stories
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 415 Read Count: 2745
Published: Jan 03 2008 Updated: Jan 03 2008 [Report This]
A Forest of Stone by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 8]
Summary: Syril Silverleaf's "Disrobed" challenge strikes again, this time in the Glittering Caves of Aglarond after the War of the Ring.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Gimli, Legolas
Genres: None
Warnings: None
Series: Elves in the Elements
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 837 Read Count: 2658
Published: Feb 06 2007 Updated: Feb 06 2007 [Report This]
Summary: Aragorn has waited many years for the birthday that will make him a man in possession of his true name and heritage. Now, the forces of nature threaten to take away the moment he’s dreamt of his whole life.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Aragorn, Elladan, Elrohir
Genres: Angst
Warnings: None
Series: "Become who you were meant to be"
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1133 Read Count: 1859
Published: Apr 22 2009 Updated: Apr 22 2009 [Report This]
A Sweet Snore by Ria Rated: G [Reviews - 7]
Summary: Arwen finds that love is a complex emotion, based on quirky and awkward traits as much as traditional romantic ones.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Aragorn, Arwen
Genres: Romance
Warnings: None
Series: A Challenging Face, But What a View!
Chapters: 2 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2066 Read Count: 3706
Published: Oct 22 2008 Updated: Dec 01 2008 [Report This]
Advent Cycle by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 6]
Summary: Twenty-four days of advent in scenes of Middle Earth.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: None
Genres: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 24 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2479 Read Count: 21368
Published: Oct 31 2008 Updated: Nov 01 2008 [Report This]
All That Is Gold by Ria, Adora Rated: G [Reviews - 9]
Summary: Bilbo faces another dragon . . . with the help of a new friend.

Winner of the 2nd place in the Teitho Challenge.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Aragorn, Bilbo, Lobelia Sackville-Baggins
Genres: General
Warnings: None
Challenges: Not Another Elf Fic
Series: "Become who you were meant to be"
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1811 Read Count: 2395
Published: Oct 16 2007 Updated: Oct 16 2007 [Report This]
Summary: A response to Syril Silverleaf's "Disrobed" challenge. Hey! Put your pants back on!
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Elrond, Glorfindel
Genres: None
Warnings: None
Series: Elves in the Elements
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 550 Read Count: 3226
Published: Oct 03 2006 Updated: Oct 03 2006 [Report This]
Summary: Things go all wrong with the Fellowship.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: The Fellowship
Genres: Humor
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Series: Sillier Stories
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: No Word count: 837 Read Count: 2066
Published: Sep 07 2007 Updated: Sep 07 2007 [Report This]
Apocrypha by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 9]
Summary: Legolas of Gondolin is apocryphal, nowhere to be found in the works published during Professor Tolkien’s life. But who might he have been?

**Revised Throughout** Some names are changing, to be more in line with The Book of Lost Tales 2.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Balrog, Earendil, Ecthelion, Gimli, Glorfindel, Idril, Legolas, Original Character, Other Canon Character, Tuor
Genres: Drama
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Challenges: Back to the Future
Series: None
Chapters: 6 Table of Contents
Completed: No Word count: 4273 Read Count: 5874
Published: Sep 02 2010 Updated: Oct 07 2010 [Report This]
Summary: Arwen finds things unexpectedly out of her control. A crossover with Terry Pratchett's Discworld series.
Categories: Crossovers Characters: Arwen
Genres: Humor
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Series: Elves in the Elements
Chapters: 3 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1969 Read Count: 5594
Published: Jun 22 2007 Updated: Nov 20 2007 [Report This]
Summary: Faramir, Merry, and Eowyn spend an evening together in the Houses of Healing the evening before the Ring is destroyed.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Faramir, Ioreth, Merry
Genres: None
Warnings: None
Series: Faramir and Eowyn: Dusk and Dawn
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 2592 Read Count: 2383
Published: Apr 21 2006 Updated: Apr 21 2006 [Report This]
Beside the Well by Ria Rated: G [Reviews - 3]
Summary: On his first trip into the South, Aragorn learns more of Harad.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Aragorn, Original Character
Genres: General
Warnings: None
Series: "Become who you were meant to be"
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1356 Read Count: 1440
Published: Aug 15 2009 Updated: Aug 15 2009 [Report This]
Summary: A response to the Lucky Number challenge, this is a 666-word fic about Radagast's view of his role among the Istari.

Categories: Book-verse Characters: Gandalf / Olorin, Radagast, Saruman
Genres: General
Warnings: None
Series: The Affairs of Wizards, Saturday's Children
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 666 Read Count: 2403
Published: Oct 14 2006 Updated: Oct 25 2006 [Report This]
Summary: After the War of the Ring, Legolas is slow to settle down in Ithilien. Gimli comes to help him.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Gimli, Legolas
Genres: Angst
Warnings: First Draft
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1223 Read Count: 2151
Published: May 18 2007 Updated: May 18 2007 [Report This]
Calling the Rain by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 4]
Summary: This is a mood piece, a second response to the "Disrobed" challenge. Let me know how intelligible it is.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Galadriel
Genres: Angst
Warnings: None
Series: Elves in the Elements
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 524 Read Count: 2204
Published: Feb 02 2007 Updated: Feb 02 2007 [Report This]
Summary: Galadriel has seen time both as a force of decline and as an inescapable and repetitive cycle. Looking back on the past, she makes a decision for the future.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Aragorn, Celeborn, Galadriel
Genres: Fantasy
Warnings: None
Series: A Challenging Face, But What a View!
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1226 Read Count: 2071
Published: Jan 23 2008 Updated: Jan 23 2008 [Report This]
Summary: What if . . .? Legolas and Gimli face the alien menace together -- if they can stop arguing.
Categories: Crossovers Characters: Gimli, Legolas
Genres: Friendship
Warnings: AU (alternate universe), First Draft, Violence
Series: Sillier Stories
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 778 Read Count: 1549
Published: Jul 28 2009 Updated: Jul 28 2009 [Report This]
Elf Ruler, a parody by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 13]
Summary: This is a parody of the Mikado, inspired by Took the Took's "LotR: the Musical Parody" challenge, with necessary violence to Canon. The story of Beren and Luthien as perfomed by the Numenorean Light Opera company.
Categories: Crossovers Characters: Beren, Celegorm, Finrod, Lúthien Tinúviel, Maglor, Sauron, Thingol
Genres: Drama, Humor, Parody, Poetry
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Challenges: Steal A Plot!
Series: None
Chapters: 18 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 10083 Read Count: 20628
Published: Apr 01 2007 Updated: Jun 15 2007 [Report This]
Family Court by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 4]
Summary: Because I have a drabbly mind, this Mary Sue parody slipped in. How are all of Legolas' Mary Sue wives going to resolve their claims?
Categories: Movie-verse Characters: Namo / Mandos, Original Character
Genres: Parody
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Series: Sillier Stories
Chapters: 2 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 637 Read Count: 3232
Published: Jan 27 2008 Updated: Feb 17 2009 [Report This]
Fire and Snow by Ria Rated: PG [Reviews - 5]
Summary: Gandalf meets an old acquaintaince, in the fourth version of the "Disrobed" challenge. I'm cheating ever so slightly, since he's a Maia rather than an elf. Enjoy it anyway.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Balrog, Gandalf / Olorin
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Challenges: A Wizard's Family
Series: Elves in the Elements, The Affairs of Wizards, A Challenging Face, But What a View!
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 1115 Read Count: 2450
Published: Mar 16 2007 Updated: Mar 16 2007 [Report This]
Fishing with the Muses by Ria Rated: PG-13 [Reviews - 2]
Summary: A response to L8Bleumer's story. I go fishing with my muses.
Categories: Off Topic Characters: None
Genres: Humor
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: No Word count: 1377 Read Count: 736
Published: Dec 09 2010 Updated: Dec 09 2010 [Report This]
Summary: This is a look at how Radagast, a natural choice as a spy, adds his part to the work of the White Council. It's inspired by ideas found Jules14's story "The Sue That Wouldn't Die".
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Orcs/Uruk-Hai, Radagast
Genres: Humor
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Challenges: Not Another Elf Fic
Series: Sillier Stories, The Affairs of Wizards, Saturday's Children
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 916 Read Count: 2209
Published: Mar 04 2007 Updated: Mar 04 2007 [Report This]
Summary: Legolas learns and grows, gradually becoming the warrior of Tolkien's epic.
Categories: Book-verse Characters: Legolas, Thranduil
Genres: Drama
Warnings: None
Challenges: A Halloween Tale
Series: None
Chapters: 3 Table of Contents
Completed: No Word count: 3203 Read Count: 3802
Published: Dec 14 2007 Updated: Oct 26 2010 [Report This]
Hiring Fair by Ria, Adora Rated: G [Reviews - 4]
Summary: Santa has a problem, Manwe has a solution.
Categories: Crossovers Characters: Manwe
Genres: Humor
Warnings: AU (alternate universe)
Series: Saturday's Children
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 690 Read Count: 2083
Published: Sep 26 2007 Updated: Sep 26 2007 [Report This]
Hobbitual by Ria Rated: G [Reviews - 1]
Summary: The worst habit of all is the compulsive writing of fanfiction, of course.
Categories: Movie-verse Characters: Aragorn, Bilbo, Elladan, Elrohir, Elrond
Genres: Humor
Warnings: Character Death
Series: None
Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Completed: Yes Word count: 820 Read Count: 903
Published: Dec 23 2009 Updated: Dec 23 2009 [Report This]