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Building Foundations by BlueWater5 (K+)
Seven months after the Battle of Hogwarts, the wards protecting the school still...
The Luckiest Shot by JAWorley (T)
Harry threw a snowball and it hit Snape in the back of the head, which started...
A Place for Harry by MagnificentAndStrange (T)
Christmas is supposed to be a time of giving and caring, but nine-year-old Harry...
Unexpected Gifts by hootowl (K+)
Severus Snape just wanted to enjoy a brief respite over the Christmas Holidays...

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Welcome to the Potions and Snitches (P&S) Fanfiction archive.

This is the home for stories†exploring the general relationship between Severus Snape and Harry Potter.†You will be able to find Mentor fics, Father and Son fics, and similar type stories in the archive.†MA rated fics are not allowed on this site,†nor is SS/HP slash (SS/HP romantic or sexual content). Gen means nonslash.

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The winner of the Round THREE POLL voting is A Place for Harry†by†MagnificentAndStrange (3 points)!

Second place is The Luckiest Shot†by†JAWorley (2 points)!

Third place is Building Foundations†by†BlueWater5 (1 point)!


And that means that the overall WINNERS of the ENTIRE 2019 TRIWRITING CHAMPIONSHIP ARE:

FIRST PLACE: MagnificentAndStrange!


THIRD PLACE is a tie: Hopeless Wanderer and Lemon Curd!

Congratulations to everyone!!! And thank you to everyone who participated this year!!

We had 11 different writers participate this year, with an overall Potions and Snitches team score of... 201!

Comment below with congratulations for the writers, comments on the overall contest, or if there are any corrections to be made. :)

  • Each submitted story is worth 5 points.
  • Each story that was submitted on time will receive a further 1 point.
  • Every story nominated by a reader in a comment for that round will recieve 1 additional point.
  • The top stories of each round will be placed in a poll to vote on for first, second, and third place of that round. First place...
Jan_AQ on 27 Mar 2020 9:58 am [5 Comments]
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Of Herbs, Crowns and Soot by Tedi (16+)
During the 19th century London, Harry Potter falls down the chimney of the apothecary...
Willpower by TeachosaurusRex (K)
Harriet Potter is ignorant of her past and her power. A foster child, Harriet...
Aim & Ignite by shostakobitch (T)
"I know about Lily." said the girl. "That you loved her."† Severus froze mid-footfall...
The Family of the Sea by Song of the Sea (K)
Harriet is grief-stricken after losing Sirius, then she finds out that her friends...
Blood by The Lord of Chaos (16+)
Harry's sent reeling when he learns that Professor Snape is his bio dad, and...

Story of the Moment
Perseverance by cara-tanaka T
After 4th year, Harry hasn't had it easy. With everything that's going on and school, how much more can he take before he reaches his breaking point? He finds help in the least expected person. Eventual Severus adopts Harry fic. AU

09/29/20 08:26 am London Time
Depends on how long it takes the admin to check for submissions.
09/28/20 12:37 am London Time
How long does it usually take for a new story to post? Trying out my first one, and Iím not sure if I have to send it to someone first?
09/21/20 08:00 pm London Time
If you want :)
09/19/20 04:07 pm London Time
hello everyone! is there a halloween writing challenge this year?
09/16/20 11:38 pm London Time
*snickers* Americans eat Danishes, and Danes eat... WALLS??!!! "Andere landern, andere sitten" as my German prof often said! But walls... 😆
Livia Ethelind
09/16/20 08:20 pm London Time
*eats the walls*
09/15/20 07:35 pm London Time
45 pages shadowienne - that's a lot of typing. Would probably take me till Christmas. Good luck.
09/12/20 04:53 pm London Time
Fatal squirrel! XD
09/12/20 01:15 am London Time
@ rosina-- My handwritten draft came to 45 pages; however, with libraries closed, not sure if I can type/post this year's Hween story before the DAY... 👻 WILL try.
09/12/20 01:12 am London Time
I ended up writing "Night of the Fatal Squirrels" for Halloween due to a persistent computer error! 😆
09/12/20 01:11 am London Time
After months of SQL warnings, I wondered, IF a Fatal Squirrel were a magical creature in the HP universe, what KIND of creature would it be?...
09/12/20 01:08 am London Time
Shoutbox informed us: "I tried to upload new chapter, but the squirrel got it!", or "Can't add new story--squirrels hijacked it!", etc.
09/12/20 01:06 am London Time
It hapnd SOOOOO often that someone dubbed the error as a "fatal squirrel"!
09/12/20 01:04 am London Time
Yeah! Maybe that oft-repeated prob on P&S happened before you joined? Ppl would click & sudnly see: WARNING: Encountered fatal MySQL error! Failed to connect to database...
09/11/20 02:49 am London Time
a fatal squirrel?
09/09/20 04:29 pm London Time
Oh-oh... When I clicked to get on the P&S Home page, I encountered a Fatal Squirrel... Long time no see! But it's baaaack... 😲
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