TRANSFORMATIVE WORKS POLICY
These policies are in place to ensure that fandom remains free. If in doubt, please feel free to contact me.
You may translate my fan fiction and post it on platforms of your choice provided you credit me as the original author and include a link to the original story on A03. You don't need to email me to ask for permission, I may not get to your emails as quickly as you need me to.
OTHER CREATIVE WORKS
You are welcome to translate, create podfics, remix, create art or write your own fanfiction about any of the fanfiction universes I have created.
You may create and distribute typesets and bind my fan fiction for your own personal use or as a gift/exchange, provided there is no exchange of money between parties. I do not currently provide permission for commissioned binding.
charging for my fandom works
You may not sell any version of this fic, including: printed copies, binds, typesets (including behind a paywall), digital copies (eg. PDFs), etc. As of 2023, you do not have my permission to print and distribute copies of any version of this fic, even if no profit is being made.
Please remember to check the policies of any of the artists who have created art based on my fan fiction prior to sharing or using it. I do not speak on behalf of these artists.
A brief history of Dramione fan fiction awards can be found here. To my delight and amazement, I won several awards during the awards heyday circa 2005-2019. They don't appear to be as common these days. Below is the complete list.
LOVE IN A TIME OF THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE
Enchanted Awards 2019
WINNER (Legendary Award - Favorite 10 Years Author)
RUNNER UP (Shaken, Not Stirred Award - Best Action/Adventure Storyline)
Beyond the Book Fanfiction Nook Awards 2018
RUNNER-UP (Terror of the Inferi - Favorite Horror)
Granger Enchanted Awards 2017
THE DRAGON'S BRIDE
HP Fanfic Polls 2013
3RD PLACE (Best legacy story)
Dramione Awards Round 3 (date uncertain)
WINNER (Best Epic)
WINNER (Best Snark)
WINNER (Best Action/Adventure)
WINNER (Best Declaration of Feelings): Epilogue Part 6
Dramione Awards 2010
WINNER (Best short story)
Dramione Awards 2009
WINNER (Best G/PG/PG-13)
EYES OF THE FOREST
WINNER (Best R-rated)
Dramione Awards Round 4 (date uncertain)
3RD PLACE (Best Heart Wrenching Angst)
ratings, genres & tropes (oh my!)
LIST OF 'SHIPS IN THE HARRY POTTER FANDOM
This article outlines how 'ship names are derived and provides a frighteningly comprehensive list of 'ships in the Harry Potter fandom.
Ratings depend on the archive, but in general, these are the most common:
Teens and up audiences
Explicit - only suitable for adults
K: Content suitable for most ages, usually those aged five and older. It should be free of coarse language, violence, and adult themes. Equivalent to G
K+: Some content may not be suitable for young children, usually those below nine years of age. There may be minor violence without serious injury, mild suggestive material, or minor coarse language that is justified by context. Equivalent to PG
T: Contains content not suitable for children. Suitable for teens, 13 years and older. May contain moderate violence, coarse language, suggestive material, and/or adult themes such as drug addiction that are contextually justified. Equivalent to PG-13
M: Contains content suitable for mature teens and older only. Not suitable for children below 16 years. May contain non-explicit adult themes, references to (sexual) violence, frequent or strong coarse language, or drug use. Equivalent to R
MA: Contains explicit content suitable for mature adults only. May contain explicit sexual language and adult themes. Equivalent to NC-17.
Genres & Tropes
These literary devices are often used interchangeably, but there are crucial differences.
Disclaimer: I do not have a background in Literature or English, but I do have the Internet!
Here is a comprehensive list of tropes used in fan fiction (though they can be used in fiction, in general)
Here is a list of tropes used more specifically in romance fiction.