Before the Ring-quest


1400 - Spring by Cara J. Loup
Rating: G
Summary: First part in a series of four, dedicated to Sam's life in the Shire and his growing bond with Bilbo and Frodo, in the year before Bilbo's departure.
Posted: August 8, 2003




Let Evening Come by Frayach ni Cuill

Legacy
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Following Bilbo's sudden disappearance, Frodo has some decisions he must make and some ghosts and possibilities he must face.
Posted: June 30, 2003


What the Heart Knows
Rating: PG
Summary: After leaving Bag End after Bilbo’s departure, Gandalf thinks back over the conversation he had with Frodo the night before and considers signs and portents of things to come.
Posted: August 1, 2003




The Invitation
Rating: PG-13
Summary: Sam considers the nature of his service to Frodo during a sojourn at the Cotton farm. Meanwhile Frodo prepares for the first Hundred-weight feast after Bilbo's departure, and Sam receives more than one invitation.
Posted: Oct. 4, 2003




Died Singing by Cara J. Loup
Rating: G
Summary: Hamson Gamgee returns from the Northfarthing for an unexpected visit.
Posted: June 10, 2005



Beginnings of the Ring-quest


That Fate Them Bore by Cara J. Loup

Spell
Rating: G
Summary: Frodo must leave the Shire – but who can he take with him?
Posted: March 5, 2006

Conspirators
Rating: G
Summary: Pippin and Merry make some unsettling discoveries.
Posted: March 18, 2006

Leavetaking
Rating: G
Summary: How can Sam say goodbye to all that he loves?
Posted: Sept 22, 2006

Ever On
Rating: G
Summary: Frodo's first steps into the unknown.
Posted: Jan. 5, 2007

If He Climbs to the Moon
Rating: G
Summary: A first encounter with the Elves opens Sam's eyes.
Posted: Jan. 19, 2007

Speak No Words *new*
Rating: G
Summary: A rending cry – and the difference it makes to Frodo.
Posted: Jan. 29, 2008