Write Your BEST Fanfic EVER In Gwen's 10-Day Fanfiction Writing Academy

    Search Home Read Write Forum Login Register
    James (II), OC
    Primary Relationship
    Secondary Relationship(s)
    General, Humor, Romance
    Next Generation
    Strong Language, Scenes of a Sexual Nature, Sensitive Topic/Issue/Theme
    Story Reviews
    First Published
    2009-02-06 7:09pm
    Last Chapter
    2010-06-21 1:43pm
    Last Updated
    2011-09-09 6:14pm

    Track This Story: Feed

    Ch. # Chapter Title Word Count Reviews
    1 Always Expect the Unexpected

    A glimpse of what is to come.

    770 31
    2 Frazzled

    In which Mara meets a Pervert.

    2,943 22
    3 Welcome Home, Mara Longbottom - Chapter Two

    In which Mara finally comes home.

    4,587 22
    4 Eloquence is Difficult to Come By - Chapter Three

    In which Mara becomes reacquainted.

    5,369 24
    5 The Remembrance of an Incredibly Altered Memory - Chapter Four

    In which bombshells are dropped, both baby and blonde.

    5,244 23
    6 It’s Just One Plethora of Misunderstandings - Chapter Five

    In which disruptions are made and misunderstandings occur by the teaspoon full.

    5,095 25
    7 The Missing Shoe and the Second First Impression - Chapter Six

    In which Mara makes an impression.

    4,943 14
    8 How Is It That You Know Everything? - Chapter Seven

    In which Mara goes to dinner and James finds himself incredibly bored.

    7,588 31
    9 Of Goblins, Bosses, and Redheads Galore - Chapter Eight

    In which Mara encouters a surprise. Or two. Or three. Maybe even more.

    6,976 25
    10 Like a Sucker Punch to the Gut

    In which the surprises seem endless.

    3,425 25
    11 Does Your Mother Know?

    In which Mara and James start acting like adults. Sort of.

    6,545 28
    12 Scattered Black and Whites

    In which nothing and everything happens.

    6,624 37
    13 The Truth Comes Out

    In which the oblivious becomes enlightened.

    4,769 52
    14 A First Time For Everything

    In which James reacts and Mara assumes responsibility.

    5,088 30
    15 A Quick Acceptance

    In which James bonds with his son and things begin to get sticky.

    3,777 30
    16 Tense Coils

    In which the tension mounts.

    6,122 28
    17 Toeing The Line

    In which James comes to the Longbottoms' for a visit.

    4,856 26
    18 The Unusual Side of Normalcy

    In which Mara returns to work and things that should be normal aren't.

    6,930 23
    19 Sweating Bullets

    In which Mara has a date and stalkerish tendencies emerge.

    5,557 24
    20 A Slip of Tongue

    In which Mara has tea with Sophie and there are so many slips of tongue, Freud would be proud.

    Dedicated to Rachel (PenguinsWillReignSupreme) for being an endless supporter of this story and just an all-around amazing person. ILY!

    4,866 31
    21 Here Comes the Bride

    In which the wedding happens.

    7,999 50
    22 Three Months Later

    In which we flash into the future.

    2,180 72


    Get access to every new feature the moment it comes out.

    Register Today!
    Need Help Writing Your Fanfic?

    Write Your BEST Fanfic EVER In Our FREE 10 Day Fanfiction Writing Jumpstart Program!

    • Introduce Your Character Like A Rockstar! 🤘
    • Build GUT-CLENCHING Suspense 🔎
    • Drop into an Action Scene 💥
    • Develop a POWERFUL Romance 😍
    • How to Land an Ending 🍻
    • How To Make Writer's Block Your Best Friend ❤️
    • ...And more!
    “The lessons that were offered helped me enormously. Suddenly it was easier to write scenes, imagine them and bring suspension and romance in it. I loved it! ​It helped me in a way other bloggers couldn’t and still can’t.” - Student