June 16th, 2012

LOTR Challenges 4 by judy

Raised from the Tide by Dreamflower

Author: Dreamflower
Title: Raised from the Tide
Rating: PG (For canonical character deaths)
Theme: The Longest Day
Elements: On the Shores of the Swilly
Author's Notes: Years ago, this particular plot bunny attached itself to this particular song. I resisted it for ages, since it is such a sad tale, but I think it really wants to be told now.
Summary: It is a sorrowful day in Buckland; the River has claimed two victims..
Word Count: 1,105

Raised from the Tide

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The Reluctant Bride - Linda Hoyland

Author: Linda Hoyland

Title: The Reluctant Bride

Rating:  PG13

Theme - The Longest Day

Elements:  Vivaldi - The Four Seasons/Summer

Author's Notes:  This story features my original character Lady Adiva who first appears in “Tongues of Men and Angels


The hamam is first mentioned in “East is East”


This story might be better enjoyed if you have read those, but in a nutshell, Lady Adiva is wife to the Ambassador from Harad and has become a good friend of Arwen and Éowyn.

The wedding customs are loosely based on those of Arabian Nomads.

Summary: Lady Adiva recalls the longest day of her life while relaxing with Arwen and Éowyn.

Word Count: 3,175

Disclaimer - These characters all belong to the estate of J.R.R. Tolkien. This story was written for pleasure and not for financial gain.

With thanks to Virtuella.

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