Without Wand or Wire


Story Summary:
Summer after the Trio's fifth year. Ron and Hermione get closer, while Harry grows distant from everyone -- including himself. Snape is reunited with someone from his past. Draco's life spirals out of control. Love blooms, and strange alliances are made. Black wings bring strange dreams. What wonders can wireless music and a little wandless magic work? HP/GW, RW/HG, SB/RL (slashy), DM/PP, BW/FD, NT/OC (slashy), PW/PC, SS/OC, AW/MW. Snape, Petunia, Draco, and Pansy redemption. Songfic. Illustrated. WARNING: includes graphic descriptions of self-harm. This fic DOES NOT encourage such behavior, but if you are bothered by the idea of Harry harming himself, even when it's portrayed as something he has to *overcome*, then do not read this fic.

Chapter 01

Post OotP. It's the summer after the trio's fifth year. Ron and Hermione get closer (whether they will admit it or not) as they go gallivanting about London, while Harry grows further apart from everyone -- including himself. Lupin and Tonks harbor a secret. Big changes are in store for Snape, while Draco's life spirals out of control. Love blooms, the bonds between siblings heal, and allies are found in the most unlikely places. Black wings bring strange dreams. What wonders can wireless music and a little wandless magic work?

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Chapter 02

Vernon and Dudley plan a trip, Petunia acts a bit strangely, Draco meets Voldemort, and Privet Drive gets its own dark visitor. ... Some light HP/GW

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Chapter 03

Harry is still having visions -- but how he handles them may prove more painful than the visions themselves ... (Warning: not for the squeamish)

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Chapter 04

Ron suffers a major blow to his self confidence in the form of his OWLS, and takes his frustration out on poor Hermione (because we always blame the messenger, don't we?), making for an entertaining evening for the rest of Grimmauld Place. Also, Snape ruminates about his past and the coming year at Hogwarts. The New Dark Arts teacher revealed! RW/HG, hints of SS/OC.

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Chapter 05

Draco pays a visit to his father, Bill passes his hobby on to Ron, Sirius gets a late-night visitor, and Ron, Hermione, and Ginny gossip over breakfast. RL/SB, RW/HG, GW/HP. Songfic moments.

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Chapter 06

Has Petunia gone mad?? She's talking to her dead sister, Lily! And she's being *nice* to Harry!!! The fate of the Evans family revealed! Also, a minor songfic moment.

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Chapter 07

The Weasleys' give Ron a sound talking to, Hermione runs off, Tonks' secret is revealed, Bill and Charlie pay the twins' shop a visit, and a surprise is planned for Ginny. Much Ron/Hermione shippage!!!!

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Chapter 08

Ron and Hermione meet up with Harry and Petunia, Molly gives the twins a good talking to, the fate of Narcissa, and Bill has an epiphany.

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Chapter 09

Petunia and the trio tour the Tower of London, and make some strange acquaintances along the way. Also, Draco has an enlightening conversation with Peaky the house-elf, Hedwig pays Ginny a visit, and Dumbledore gives Snape some upsetting news. R/Hr, D/P, H/G. Minor (tiny, really) songfic moment.

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Chapter 10

Draco, Snape, and Pansy learn just where each other's loyalties lie. ...

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Chapter 11

Draco and Pansy take the first step to the Revel, Dumbledore and Snape chat over tea, Arthur and Charlie encounter Percy at the Ministry, Harry makes a withdrawl at Gringotts, and Petunia and the Trio run into Mrs. Longbottom and her grandson. D/P, R/Hr, H/G. Petunia, Pansy, Draco, and Snape (and Percy?) redemption.

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Chapter 12

Draco and Pansy meet up with the Goyles, which leads to a rather upsetting turn of events for Dumbledore and Moody. The twins have a strange encounter in Muggle London. The trio show Petunia around Diagon Alley and meet up with Dean Thomas. The trio is also being followed. R/Hr, DM/PP, DT/OC, SS/OC, hints of H/G. Pertunia, Draco, Pansy, and Snape redemption.

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Chapter 13

Petinia and the Trio continue bumming about Diagon Alley, the twins visit their mother and Ginny at Grimmauld Place, Draco and Pansy finally make it to the Dark Revel (and Draco is in for quite a shock). R/Hr, D/P, hints of H/G. Draco, Pansy, and Petunia redemption.

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Chapter 14

Petunia and the Trio have dinner at The Leaky Cauldron, Faelyn makes her entrance, Sarah has a rude awakening, Tonks gets some very bad news, and Draco and Pansy experience their first Dark Revel ... R/Hr, D/P, Tonks/OC, Snape/OC. Also, Snape, Draco, Pansy, and Petunia redemption.

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Chapter 15

While the second major Order-Death Eater battle rages, the Hogwarts teachers left behind fret, Draco can't deal, Molly tends to the wounded, another Weasley becomes a hero, Harry lashes out in pain, and Snape comes to the rescue. R/Hr, D/P, SS/OC, as well as Petunia, Snape, Draco, and Pansy redemption. CHARACTER DEATH.

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Chapter 16

Snape and Faelyn come up with a plan for getting the Trio and Petunia to safety, Ron and Hermione learn some unsettling things about Ron's cousin, and Draco has an encounter with Buckbeak in the attic of number twelve. R/Hr, SS/OC, D/P. Snape, Petunia, Pansy, and Draco redemption.

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Chapter 17

The Prodigal Son returns to the Weasley fold; Ginny, Hermione, and Ron have a confrontation with Draco in the attic of Grimmauld Place; and some of the adults (Snape, Fae, Petunia, Molly, Lupin, and Pomfrey) learn Harry's secret. Accusations fly. R/Hr, SS/OC, hints of H/G. Snape, Draco, Petunia, and Pansy redemption.

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Chapter 18

Dumbledore arrives, Petunia learns of Vernon's fate, and Draco gets an unwelcome visitor ... R/hr, SS/OC. Snape, Draco, and Petunia redemption. SONGFIC CHAPTER

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Chapter 19

Lupin and Snape have a long talk, Fae mingles and slips someone a mickey, Petunia learns of Vernon's fate, while those at Grimmauld Place learn of Draco and Pansy's role in the Battle of Robert's Grove. R/Hr, SS/OC, D/P, hints of H/G. Snape, Draco, Pansy, and Petunia redemption.

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Chapter 20

Harry struggles with new feelings for Ginny, while Draco takes the news of Pansy's apparent demise very badly. H/G, R/Hr, D/P, SS/OC. Draco, Pansy, and Snape redemption.

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Chapter 21

The prescence of Fluer and Krum put a wrench in Ron and Hermione's budding relationship. Harry gives Ron a good talking to, while Fluer and Ginny do the same for Hermione. Draco makes an effort to be sociable. RW/HG, HP/GW, BW/FD, NT/OC, SS/OC. Snape, Draco redemption. SONGFIC CHAPTER.

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Chapter 22

This chapter: Draco, Hermione, and Ginny make a horrible discovery. Hermione enlists the aid of the twins in a search, while Draco and Ginny break sad news to the Order. Tonks wakes up. R/Hr, H/G, D/P, SS/OC. Snape and Draco redemption. THIS CHAPTER IS NOT FOR THE SQUEAMISH.

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Chapter 23

We see Harry's and Ron's reactions to what they found at The Burrow. Twins to the rescue! Also, there's a bit of fun in Muggle London, Draco is contrite, Dobby and Peaky run into eachother, and Petunia wakes up. RW/HG, DM/PP, SS/OC. Snape. Draco, Pansy, and Petunia redemption.

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Chapter 24

When Harry and Ron are trapped by an especially nasty boggart, it's the twins to the rescue -- much to Snape's chagrin! Meanwhile, back at Grimmauld Place, there's a less-than-friendly confrontation betwixt Petunia, Draco, and the muggle Sarah. Much happy shippage for Ron and Hermione. Also in this chapter: SS/OC, suggestions of DM/PP, as well as Snape, Draco, Petunia (and suggested Pansy)redemption.

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Chapter 25

Lots of heart-to-heart chats: Dumbledore and Harry, McGonagall and Ron, Hermione and Fae. Ginny's birthday celebration begins with a picnic, and the new Gryffindor Quidditch Captain is announced. HP/GW, RW/HG, DM/PP, SS/OC. Snape, Draco, Pansy, and Petunia redemption. Some songfic moments.

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Chapter 26

In this chapter: Snape can't sleep, so he decides to empty his head a little. He finds a surprise in the form of James Potter hidden among his memories in the Pensieve. ... Snape redemption. Some songfic moments.

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Chapter 27

An impromptu Quidditch match is held, Bella finds Narcisssa's body, Arthur learns there's more to Draco than he was willing to believe, and Buckbeak arrives with friends in tow. HP/GW, RW/HG, DM/PP, PW/PC, NT/OC. Snape, Petunia, and Draco redemption.

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Huge party in the Great Hall! Ron, Harry, and Draco get to know each other a little better as they pay a visit to the kitchens, then find priceless things in the Room of Requirement. Fae learns something about Snape, and they help Petunia look for Harry. Pansy gets a visit from Voldemort. Some songfic moments. SS/OC, DM/PP. Snape, Draco, Pansy, and Petunia redemption.

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A battered and broken Pansy is reunited -- for a moment, anyway -- with Draco. After a brush with death, Harry finally confesses about the prophecy and his recent penchanct for self-harm to his friends. Ginny reveals a shocking new ability. HP/GW, RW/HG, DM/PP, SS/OC, BW/FD. Snape, Drac, Pansy, and Petunia redemption. Songfic chapter. WARNING: this chapter not recommended for the sensitive or squeamish.

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Chapter 30

Did you think all was well with Harry after the last chapter? Nay, there's a bit more group therapy ahead ... HP/GW, RW/HG, SS/OC, AD/MG, DM/PP, NL/LL. Snape, Draco, Pansy, and Petunia redemption. *Many* songfic moments in this chapter.

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A trip into Harry's subconscious could save his life -- but could it also prove to be a fatal journey for his friends? HP/GW, RW/HG, DM/PP. Draco and Snape redepmtion. Songfic chapter.

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Draco learns the role he is to play in the final battle. A secret Fae has been keeping comes to light -- for good or ill? Some patients escape the hospital wing. Dumbledore "educates the public" while the Weasley family does some bonding. The mystery of the enchanted wireless is finally revealed! H/G, R/Hr, D/P, SS/OC. Snape, Draco, Pansy, and Pentunia redemption. Extra-long chapter with some songfic moments.

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Hints of shippyness! Feathered friends (and foes?)! Fae's fate! Also, not one, but *two* search parties start roaming the corridors.... HP/GW, RW/HG, DM/PP, SS/OC, AD/MM, BW/FD, NL/LL, NT/OC. Also, Draco & Snape redemption.

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Love is tested, truths are said, and unwanted visitors arrive. ... The moment all R/Hr shippers have been wating for! And some H/G, S/OC-lovin too! Snape & Draco redemption, and some mild songfic moments, in this chapter.

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