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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Tahir

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

  http://lindahoyland.yolasite.com/tongues-of-men-and-angels.php

The hamam is first mentioned in “East is East”

 http://lindahoyland.yolasite.com/east-is-east.php

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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