Tag Archive: Avellina Balestri

Christmas in Cokeworth: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Saga – Chapter 3: Up on the Housetop

“’Now don’t mouth off with me, young man,’ she snorted. ‘My aerial is falling down, and they’re just starting to run a holiday special on The Many Loves of Melinda Maypole!'”

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Christmas in Cokeworth: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Saga – Chapter 2: Sing of the Wildwood

“His eyes drifted to the ground. ‘I remember once…one doe ate oats right out of her hand, not afraid of her at all. They knew her and they trusted her. She lent them a touch of kindness in a cruel world…'”

Christmas in Cokeworth: A Harry Potter Fan-Fiction Saga – Chapter 1: Pretty Little Snowflake

“Why Snape had decided to launch ‘spring cleaning’ in his attic during Christmas break was beyond the 12-year-old, and what he hoped to achieve from it was even more obscure…”

Shattered Mirror

“The Queen of Ice sat proud upon her throne, her one-time child-pawn toyed at her feet…”

Give Me the Words: A Bardic Rhapsody of Winter Feasts

“Give me the words, let them form. The stories that course through my mind, weaving like star-light knotted into pitchers, pouring out the Milky Way across the onyx sky…”

And Thy Word Broke Their Swords: The Empowering Depth and Dimension of Christmas

“It is freshness of light piercing dark for the first time, of song piercing the silence, and the sky being rent by angel trumpets and an infant’s wail…”

To Be a Pilgrim: Thanksgiving as a Pilgrimage

“We have to step away from our securities and go somewhere else to reevaluate our priorities and discover what kind of life we want to lead…”

Death Shall Have No Dominion

“Deep in a tangled forest, there dwelt four sisters whose mother, a wood-wife, had died by the bite of a werewolf years before…” (Rated: PG-13)