Writing Project: Darkling – Ophiuchus

Series: Darkling     | Part 1 / 4     | Title: Ophiuchus

First posted: 9 Oct 2018     | Last updated: 29 Jan 2019     | WIP (22 / 30 ?)

Ch 1: Mingling Blood [ao3] || WP post

Ch 2: Celtic Knot [ao3] || WP post

Ch 3: Tawch [ao3] || WP post

Ch 4: Nyd [ao3] || WP post

Ch 5: Draconis [ao3] || WP post

Ch 6: Brythonic [ao3] || WP post

Ch 7: Maintenance [ao3] || WP post

Ch 8: Growth [ao3] || WP post

Ch 9: Wyvern [ao3] || WP post

Ch 10: Choices [ao3] || WP post

Ch 11: Ashwinder [ao3] || WP post

Ch 12: Leonids [ao3] || WP post

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Characters: Harry Potter, Draco Malfoy, Severus Snape, Albus Dumbledore, Narcissa Black Malfoy || Add: [3] Hermione Granger, [4] Original Non-Human Character(s), [5] Aurora Sinistra, [7] Ron Weasley, [15] Bathsheda Babbling, Hogwarts Students, [19] Anthony Goldstein, Pansy Parkinson, OMC(s), OFC(s)

Ship(s): Draco Malfoy / Harry Potter, Draco Malfoy & Harry Potter, Hermione Granger & Harry Potter & Ron Weasley || Add: [10] Lucius Malfoy / Narcissa Black Malfoy / Severus Snape

Tags: Dark Magic, AU – Canon Divergence, AU – Dark, Dark Culture & Customs, Dark Harry Potter, Accidental Marriage, Accidental Bonding, Blood Magic, Parseltongue Magic

Added: [3] Runes, Study of Ancient Runes (HP), Runic Magic; [4] Knights of Walpurgis, Mythical Beings & Creatures; [5] Astronomy, Forced Proximity; [7] Ron Weasley/Lavender Brown (background); [9] Creature Inheritance, Creature Draco Malfoy, Creature Fic; [10] Enemies to Friends to Lovers, Slow Burn; [13] Neutral Malfoys; [18] Herbology; [19] Magical Religions, Jewish Character, Hanukkah; [21] Potions; [22] Anthony Goldstein/Pansy Parkinson (background);

Summary: Harry’s meeting with Snape after the Sectumsempra fight with Malfoy in sixth year takes a different turn, revealing a Dark core that Harry has been failing to repress. His fight with Malfoy mingled their blood, bonding the two together and Harry to the Malfoy’s lineage of Darkness. Involves helpful talking snakes, an accidental marriage, serpent and wyvern crossbreeds, demisexuality, and the intersection of the Light and Dark communities.

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Last Updated: 29 Jan 2019 (Ch 22 / 23)