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    Cyrran was taken from all he knows, a Dalish elf thrown into a human world, it seems they're not all so bad - particularly the apostate they picked up along the way.

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    "Here lay the world in tatters and ruins, littered with the remains of once mighty armies and terrible cities. Brought to its knees by the Dread Wolf. The Dread Wolf who was all pride and no wisdom, all guilt and no atonement."

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    Inquisitor Lavellan saved the world, lost the world, then saved it again - loved and lost, loved and lost. Cruel joke upon cruel joke piled atop each other under the disguise of destiny and fate, until the curtains fell on him and Solas with their blades piercing the other's heart. It was a disgustingly poetic end.

    And because his luck was rotten, he wakes at the moment before it all began.

    A second chance or a second doom? Lavellan wasn't sure which he preferred.

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    "Uncover the past, little raven, the Wolf is not the liar here. Those who walk the shadows never leave."

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    A continuation of Dead Pasts, Dread Futures, and Ixchel Lavellan's battle to find hope for herself, and hope for Thedas. See the first Author's Note for a complete rundown of the first fic.

    “Despite the secrets,” she said. “Despite the blood… Despite the doubt… Despite the weight of everything…”

    “It does not have to be ‘despite,’” Solas replied. “You walk your paths with open eyes, and you have shown love and care for the world not ‘despite’ the darkness you see in it, but including it. Would you be so surprised to inspire the same in others?”

    Ixchel felt her eyes burn despite the widening smile on her face.

    “Though the path forward is unknown—to you, and to me… I find myself with more hope for the future than I have felt in a long, long time, Ixchel. So yes,” he whispered against her lips. “I am happy.”

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    Athenna Lavellan never saw herself as much of a leader. When fate rears its ugly head, however, she is thrown into a place filled to the brim with shems calling her the Herald of Andraste. She has no choice now but to step up and save the world. She learns she is not alone when she gains the friendships of an unlikely group of heroes and a charming commander.

    This story is a novelization of DAI with a strong focus on the Cullen/Lavellan relationship.

    Some plot changes, scenes moved/replaced with original writing. I tried to stray from word by word DAI and put my own little twist on it. Please enjoy!

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    A decade after, Kirkwall is more tolerant towards Elves, multi races and Mages. Social education and the Arts are thriving. Fenris is respected as an Elite with Aveline, training recruits and going on missions. He takes under his wing her young niece, with blossoming power that's distinctly un-magelike.
    Then Zevran Arainai shows up unannounced, needing their aid and opens a door into Fenris' heart. Rekindling what he has tried to bury for years after his fiancee passed....

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    The true story of the constellation Eluvia, as told by the Keeper of Clan Lavellan.

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    A guest arrives at Sigrid's wedding whom the Bard invited, but didn't really expect to show up.

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    For Merrill, the grief carves a familiar hole in her gut; she didn’t know the other alienage “Keepers” very well, having only coordinated with them for the Conclave, trying to petition for the same exemptions from Templar interference that Dalish clans are allowed. She grieves for the lost potential, for the communities losing their guides, for the families losing each other.
    She grieves, and she wants nothing more than for Isabela to be here, carding ringed fingers through her hair and telling her what she has to say to go home to her.

     

     

     

     

     

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    Merrill has always walked the line between respected and feared, loved and lonely. To be a heretical chosen one is almost fitting.

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    Amelia Viera Vernalla Lavellan. Human...elf dalish elvhen. Lost in the world of thedas they were apostate then second to clan lavellan. finding their spot in thedas in the world. now through tragedy and beauty they find themselves in the inquisition. helping the people no matter the race and learning the history of this beautiful world...yet some secrets should stay hidden forgotten to the sands of time.

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    ‘Let us live, since we must die.’

    Dorian has (somehow) survived under the thumb of his father, the reigning king, for an even thirty years. He'd take every chance possible to side-step Halward's plots of arranged marriage and all but selling his only heir into the open arms of a powerful spouse. But Halward, as his greys increase and wrinkles deepen, can see they are both dwindling in their time. Something must be done to straighten out his blaspheming, disrespectful son. A personal guard was only supposed to be a gateway; a stepping-stone to a plentiful future.

    Syrillon, an elf living miraculously freely in the lower streets of Tevinter, is short on funds. Very, very short. He's lucky enough to be well-equipped with blade in hand and the ability to sell his skills to the highest bidder. Royalty isn't his usual charge, but... how difficult could it be?

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    A curse, a connection, an unspoken bond. After a hunting accident that left him with a mysterious scar, Saeris Lavellan spent a year hiding from the world, afraid of what lingered in the dark. But when his siblings convinced him to attend the shemlen Conclave with them, he found himself in a new kind of hell.

    When Solas awoke from uthenera, the world felt unnatural and cold. By what seemed to be sheer luck, he felt the thread of a connection to another, a bond that he thought indicated another had survived the Fall - but in dreams he found a mortal who bore slave markings on his face. He had no ties to the Fade, no magic to speak of. Solas had done this to him. He had done this to all of them. He could not let that stand.

    Most characters and situations belong to Bioware. No copyright infringement intended.

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    9:50 Dragon, Inquisitor Lavellan was dying and that damned Fen'Harel was winning - it was only a matter of time now. She needed someone to see justice done, and perhaps a bit of vengeance too. At this point anyone would do.

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    This story does NOT include the acts of rape or statutory rape, they are a part of a character's backstory and inform her character. I have tagged them as a warning, and tagged the chapter where they are mentioned. There are no gratuitous displays of sex, rape or gore in this story.

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    Welcome! This is my first FanFic. Based on one of my Dragon Age: Origins characters, Kylara, Human Mage, and her adventures as a Grey Warden in the land of Ferelden. It starts off similar to the original game, but past Chapter 3 things start branching off. A few changes I have made: my character already knows Wynne, as she was Kylara’s former teacher in the Circle Tower. Another change is that I moved the Golem Shale from Honnleath to a town of my own creation in the mountains northwest of Rainesfere. Since fast travel is available in the game, but not in the story, I had to make it more plausible to be able to recruit Shale without having to travel days south, away from all other points in the game. I also used horses and carriages where I thought they would fit into the lore. Mage spells, when written out, are in Scottish Gaelic (long spells already translated) Some characters have had some personality tweaks… A lot of things will not be canon, but I hope you will like it all the same. There is Mature Content. FEATURING ART by some amazing creators, and SCREENSHOTS from my special 10th Anniversary YouTube Playthrough. It can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRrhwAvf-ZXjGkciiod5Mmx0u3UDJXuAL

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    It's all too easy for an organization led by devout Andrastians to forget that their Herald is anything but

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    AKA 'UST and Zombies'

    What do you get when the inexperienced Herald of Andraste is sent to The Fallow Mire to rescue a handful of hostages? A lightning rod, considering the constant electrical storms make his already poorly-controlled magic go wild. Oh, and plague zombies. Lots of plague zombies.

    Dorian is enjoying the task of honing Gethrael's magical skill more than he thought, and it has nothing to do with his carefree good looks and (entirely accidental) charm. Probably.

    (This series is written as a serial - you can feel free to start with this installment!)

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    It's common knowledge Dalish clans never have more than three mages - the Keeper, a First and a Second...and clan Sabrae already has all of those. Isera Mahariel comes into her magic at a young age and, fearing being kicked out of the clan, keeps her magic hidden...until Merrill, the First of the clan, accidentally discovers her secret and innocently offers to help teach her. Little does she know, that Isera is no ordinary mage, but is a rare Dreamer, and it will be more difficult than she realizes to protect her from the dangers of the Fade - or as the elves call it, the Beyond.

    AKA: What if the Dalish Warden was born a mage?

    An exploration of what a Dalish Mage Origin could have looked like with the new elvish lore that we know from DA:II and Inquisition. (Alternate Origin story, pre-Fifth Blight)

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    “Leadership? Me? We’re only here because of Cullen’s troops and Leliana and Josephine’s connections.” She lowered her voice, aware of the potential audience above them, all the while edging step by step to the adjacent door that led out onto the main grounds. “You know as well as I do that I just happened to be in the wrong place at the right time. No one will miss me for a week or two.”

    Solas straightened, his nails pressing into the hands clasped behind his back. “I disagree.”

    She scoffed. “Always the sweet-talker, aren’t you?”

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    Because it took more than a round of singing to change a Dalish Inquisitor’s heart; how one Lavellan learned to embrace her new role as the leader of the Inquisition. This is my own take on the “Protect Clan Lavellan” war table mission, with a healthy serving of pre-relationship Solavellan development and tension.

    Several chapters are written from Solas's POV, so spoilers abound. Major cred to Project Elvhen for translations.

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    Solas pursed his lips into a thin line, “my old habits are difficult to break...”

    Iseshena was struck, quite suddenly, with the memory from her youth of one of her Clanmates parading around in a boar pelt he’d haggled for from a passing trading, in some ill-thought through attempt to impress a girl. She buried her face behind her cupped palm to hide her amusement.

    “…I’ve always found some wisdom in being prepared for any outcome. Even if that is, as you say, keeping a blanket on me at all times. You’re laughing? If you dislike it…”

    “No, no,” Iseshena interrupted, and looked up to give him a reassuring smile, “I didn’t say I disliked it. Forgive me, it’s an errant thought,” she moved her hands into the air like birds scattering, “a fleeting memory, nothing more.”

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    What if wearing a wolf pelt was the Dalish equivalent of teenage boys wearing too much lynx/axe body spray?

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    A hand outstretched, a pat on the back, bread that is broken; small gestures of concern and love take some far and wide. Anaam knows this and spreads herself to her friends, family, and her people of the Kirkwall Alienage. Perhaps, one day, she will spread this very love to herself.

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    This fanfic is a love letter to myself and Dragon Age, as well as an attempt at self-love and respect for my writing and me as a whole. This is also completely self-indulgent and tackles topics such as trauma, heritage, and exploration as a whole. If any (or all of this) captures your fancy, then please enjoy!

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    Thirallin Lavellan leaves her clan to attend the Conclave. Once she gets there, hopefully no one will notice... anything. But at the moment, she has more pressing problems, like actually getting there. And hiding the fact that she's a mage. And dealing with humans who don't like elves very much. And figuring out travel without aravel, or a clan to back her up.
    She fully intends to rise to the challenge.
    Tags and ratings will be updated as the story progresses.
    The world, and any canon characters, belong to Bioware.

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