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Aug. 22nd, 2017


Comstockery: Word of the Day

Comstockery: overzealous moral censorship of the fine arts and literature, often mistaking outspokenly honest works for salacious ones.

Aug. 21st, 2017

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Join us at Islington School! )


banausic: Word of the Day

banausic: serving utilitarian purposes only; mechanical; practical.

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The Daily Snitch: Sunday, August 20, 2017

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Joanne K. Rowling:
What Does J.K. Rowling Do When She Plays “The Sims”?

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
Happy Birthday, Evanna Lynch!
David Tennant and Michael Sheen to Star in Neil Gaiman’s “Good Omens”
See James and Oliver Phelps at Steel City Comic Con!
Daniel Radcliffe Goes into the “Jungle” in Miami
Emma Watson Awarded at Teen Choice Awards 2017!

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
Check Out the Gorgeous Deluxe Edition of the Illustrated “Fantastic Beasts”!
'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' deluxe slipcase edition book cover revealed
Fantastic Beasts Foundation Launches “Erumpent Rescue” Campaign

Prompt Challenges:
[info]hogwarts365: HOGWARTS365: PROMPT 206 - Due on or before 26 August
introvert-club: Prompt 16

[info]mini_fest: Mini Fest 2017 - Prompt Submissions!
[info]snape_potter: Prompting for Secret Snarry Swap
[info]hd_cliche: HD CLICHE - FREE POSTING WEEK!
[info]hd_owlpost: Announcing the H/D Owlpost Fest 2017!
[info]interhouse_fest: REMINDER!
[info]hd_prophet: The H/D Prophet needs you!!
[info]one_bad_man: Another week of Bad Men
[info]hd_owlpost: H/D Owlpost Fest SIGN-UPS are now open!
[info]crack_broom: August mid-month stats
[info]hp_podfic_fest: two weeks left -- submission guide
[info]mini_fest: New Pimping Banners for 2017!
[info]interhouse_fest: LAST CALL FOR PROMPTS!

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hogwarts365: PROMPT 205 MASTERLIST
[info]hp_crossgenfest: 2017 FEST: WEEKLY ROUNDUP #3

Editor's Choice Rec:
Night Bloom @ [info]hp_crossgenfest (Draco/Albus Severus; PG; ART)

Fandom Recs:
[info]madeleone recced one Severus fic.
[info]toblass recced one Lily/Severus art.
[info]themightyflynn recced one Severus/Hermione/Lucius fic.
[info]madeleone recced Hermione/Severus.
[info]underheardrecced one Harry/Draco fic.
pinkladiesinleather recced one Harry/Draco fic.
pinkladiesinleather recced one Harry/Draco fic.

[info]potterfests: Schedule of Upcoming Events in the Harry Potter Fandom from 20 August-- 26 August 2017
[info]sshp_prophet: SSHP Prophet for August 5 - August 19
[info]hd_prophet: Tuesday, August 15, 2017
[info]hd_prophet: Wednesday 16th August 2017
[info]hd_prophet: Friday, August 18th
[info]hd_prophet: Sunday 20th August 2017

Nineteen Years Later: How Did We Get Here?
Celebrating Friendship: Neville Longbottom
Why Potter Pundits Summer School?
Celebrating Friendship: Hermione Granger
The Yew Wand
Celebrating Friendship: Ron Weasley

General Fandom News:
A Magical, Musical Tour: Our Visit to “Harry Potter” in Concert!

Thrift Shop Cosplay

Community Spotlight:
[info]severus_snape: A community devoted to celebrating all things Severus Snape.

Please send your fandom news to the Daily Snitch.

Aug. 20th, 2017

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An American Gods based RPG - Nevermore- )


daymare: Word of the Day

daymare: a distressing experience, similar to a bad dream, occurring while one is awake.

Aug. 19th, 2017

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SSHP Prophet for August 5 - August 19

Banner art by [info]sealcat

If we missed an entry, please comment on the latest newsletter and it will be added to the next edition.
One Shots
[x] Anonymous: Safe House [Explicit] Severus/Harry/Ron
[x] Anonymous: Wild Thoughts [NC-17]
[x] Jay_Lark (Robin_Mask): Family Dinner [Teen]
[x] Magicalthings: 'Til Death Us Do Part [G]
[x] Magicalthings: Family and Friends First [G]
[x] Magicalthings: Helping Draco [PG-13]
[x] Sureves: After Class, Professor Potter [Explicit] Chan
[x] Sureves: Lemon Drop [Explicit]
[x] The_Ragwort_Butterfly: Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast [Explicit] Chan

Works In Progress
[x] 99BlackPanther99: It could be a lot of fun or a great big disaster - Chapter 32/? [Explicit]
[x] Angels_fall2: Dark Desires - Chapter 5/? [Mature] chan
[x] Chuksha: All in Good Time - Chapter 24/? [Mature]
[x] Cjr2: Sub Rosa - Chapter 15/? [Explicit]
[x] Earth_Phoenix: And the House Fell Down - Chapter 12/? [Explicit] Chan
[x] Elvirakitties: A Vampire's Guide to Messing with Wizards - Chapter 11/? [Teen]
[x] Elvirakitties: MOB - Chapter 13/? [Teen] Chan
[x] Elvirakitties: The Contract - Chapter 2/? [Teen] Chan
[x] Elvirakitties: We're Not Crazy, It's the Rest of the World...Honestly - Chapter 4/? [Not Rated]
[x] Emarwood: Rumour Has It - Chapter 3/4 [Mature] Chan
[x] Lizzy0305: A Cup of Tea - Chapter 3/? [Explicit]
[x] Lunarlooroo: White Heather for Protectionb- Chapter 61/? [G]
[x] MagicMight: A Sisyphean Endeavor - Chapter 37/? [Explicit] Chan
[x] Noenoe: Amid the Ruins - Chapter 7/? [Mature] Chan
[x] Pluperfectsunrise: Wearing Only a Sneer - Chapter 9/? [Explicit]
[x] Quieter: Birds of a Feather - Chapter 2/? [Not Rated]
[x] Sablesilverrain: Crusade - Chapter 4/? [Explicit] Chan
[x] Sokkasfriendlygiantmushroom: The Dark Lord's Gift - Chapter 6/? [Explicit] Chan
[x] Spinner33: Blind as a Bat - Chapter 21/? [Mature] Chan
[x] Walterwatcher: Three Tasks - Chapter 2/? [Explicit] Chan
[x] Witchlips: Lost and Found - Chapter 4/? [Mature] Chan
[x] alisanne: The Best Policy - Part 22 of the Wisdom Series [PG]
[x] alisanne: The Summons - Part 23 of the Wisdom Series [PG]

Drabbles And Ficlets
[x] Pekeleke: An Acceptable Risk [G]
[x] Pekeleke: The Harsh Man's Choice [G]
[x] alisanne: Position Filled [PG]
[x] alisanne: Slytherin Subtlety [PG]

Art And Icons
[x] Animefairyofdarkness: POTTER [PG]
[x] Aslashphoenix: Stay by my side [PG]
[x] Belegilgalad: LUMOS [PG]
[x] Belindabaits: Tuesday in St Mungo [G]
[x] Bluestraggler: The Lightning Struck Tower [PG]
[x] Demitasse-lover: SUNEEEEPUUU [G]
[x] Edf: Snape yelling at Harry [PG]
[x] Fatenikki: Promise me [G]
[x] Ghostfreak-artz: Always [G]
[x] Glacierchannel01: Of all the worst things: SKETCH [G]
[x] Glasslas: Snape is always watching [PG]
[x] Hillyminne: Having FUN [PG]
[x] John-n-mary: Fields of sleepwalk [PG]
[x] Leona-norten: Can you trust me? [PG]
[x] Leona-norten: Potion [G]
[x] Marinamichkina: Harry Severus [PG]
[x] Mavitomo: Spanking Snarry [R]
[x] Nemesis-eris: Occlumency [G]
[x] Ngalade: Harry and Snape [PG]
[x] Nyajinsky: prince tale [PG]
[x] Sally-avernier: Occlumency [G]
[x] Sigune: Worst Memory scrap [G]
[x] Sophiabilbao: Movie Date [G]
[x] Spicysteweddemon: Caught [PG]
[x] Suhona: Complicated [PG]
[x] Wolfenm: Snape Holding Harry [PG]
[x] Wolfremus: Nightmare [PG]
[x] s-u-u-n: Nobody lets you leave [PG]

[x] snape_potter: Announced Prompting for Secret Snarry Swap is Now Open!
[x] snarry100: has posted Challenge # 590 - Reward

This Newsletter
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theine: Word of the Day

theine: caffeine, especially in tea.

Aug. 18th, 2017


confabulate: Word of the Day

confabulate: to converse informally; chat.

Aug. 17th, 2017


kibitzer: Word of the Day

kibitzer: a giver of uninvited or unwanted advice.

Aug. 16th, 2017


paludal: Word of the Day

paludal: of or relating to marshes.

Aug. 15th, 2017

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The Daily Snitch - Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Posting for [info]ustorycollector.

Joanne K. Rowling – Life and Books:
• J.K. Rowling: First Look at "Strike" TV Series.

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
• Emma Watson Wins Awards at Teen Choice Awards 2017.

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
• Support Lumos and have a chance to meet the cast of Fantastic Beasts.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child:
• The Leaky Cauldron posted Theatre News.

[info]hp_drizzle posted Call for pinch hitters.
[info]hp_nextgen_fest opened Claiming for the HP Next Generation Fest.
[info]books_freckles has posted Weasley Family Mini Fest.
[info]snape_potter has posted The Secret Snarry Swap

Fandom Recs:
[info]reccer recced a Albus Severus Potter/Scorpius Malfoy fic (M).

Archive News:
[info]sycophant_hexSycophant Hex is currently up and running
• Fandom Haven Story Archive is moving to AO3

• Elayna wrote "Speakbeasty" Episode 43 MuggleNet

• MuggleNet's New Podcast Reading, Writing, Rowling: Imagination and Fiction in the Age of Harry Potter.
• Richa Venkatraman wrote Celebrating Friendship: Luna Lovegood MuggleNet

Please send your fandom news to the Daily Snitch.

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St. Margaret's Academy - A Supernatural High School RPG

St. Margaret's Academy - A Supernatural High School RPG )


ululate: Word of the Day

ululate: to lament loudly and shrilly.

Aug. 14th, 2017


iconoclastic: Word of the Day

iconoclastic: attacking or ignoring cherished beliefs and long-held traditions, etc., as being based on error, superstition, or lack of creativity.

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The Daily Snitch - Weekend Edition, August 13, 2017

Joanne K. Rowling – Life and Books:
• J.K. Rowling and the stars of the miniseries Strike discussed casting, characters and more in a series of interviews.

Harry Potter – Actors and Movies:
Newsweek and Mugglenet prove Pottermania is forever.
• Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) and his brother Anthony Lewis to star in the new web series Nutritiously Nicola.

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
• Lumos
will make a Fantastic Beasts special announcement Monday, August 14.

Prompt Challenges:
[info]hogwarts365 posted Prompt # 205 (due on or before August 19): A year ago... I would've never pictures my life as it is now, Rental and Competition.
• @introvert-club posted Wolfstar Prompt # 15.
[info]snape100 posted the Challeng 704: The Snapely Alphabet of Places - Yorkshire Moors
[info]slythindor100posted the Week 5 Results Post and the Week 6 prompt of the on-going Harry/Draco LDWS.

[info]hp_nextgen_fest posted the Prompt List 2017 for the upcoming HP Next Generation Fest.
[info]sirius_black opened Claiming for the 2017 Sirius Black Fest.

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hp_crossgenfest posted the Weekly Roundup #2.

Fandom Recs:
[info]capitu recced a Draco Malfoy/Harry Potter fic (NC-17).
[info]themightyflynn recced a Harry Potter/Severus Snape fic (NC-17).
[info]this_bloody_cat a recced Albus Severus Potter/Scorpio Malfoy fic (NC-17).
[info]toblass recced a Hermione Granger/Severus Snape fic+art collaboration (R).

Schedule of Upcoming Events from August 13 through 19 at [info]potterfests.

Archive News:
• OTW Q&A: Five Things Chien Said. Chien is a member of the Chinese translation team at OTW.

• Victor wrote Love, Not Fear: The Ministry of Magic as an Allegory for Discriminative Politics. (MuggleNet)

• Minal wrote "I almost destroyed the world: In Defense of Albus Potter. (MuggleNet)

General Fandom News:
Register for Potter Pundits Summer School now! at the Hogwarts Professor. Free of charge, one week only, four free talks and a live webinar.
• @centrumlumina posted the AO3 Ship Stats 2017: Overall Top 100, Femslash Top 100 and This Year's Top 100.

[ profile] dar_vidder created Phantasia: a Harry Potter vid series of 11 fanvids, set to the soundtrack from Disney's Fantasia.

[info]dailysnitch is looking for your recs (fic, art, podfic, meta ...) for the Special Edition: Newt Scamander.

Community Spotlight:
[info]sshg_giftfestA Severus Snape/ Hermione Granger Gift Exchange
The SSHG Gift Fest is an anonymous gift exchange that will take place in the holiday season, featuring the pairing Severus Snape/Hermione Granger. This year's sign-ups (authors | artists/crafters) continue until August 24; the fest starts posting December 1.

Please send your fandom news to the Daily Snitch.

Aug. 13th, 2017


arvo: Word of the Day

arvo: afternoon.

Aug. 12th, 2017

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The Daily Snitch: Friday, August 11, 2017

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Joanne K. Rowling:
• J.K. Rowling's “Strike” Coming to BBC One This Month!
• J.K. Rowling Review: “Strike” Episode 1 is the Perfect Adaptation
• J.K. Rowling First clips released of BBC One/HBO 'Strike' mystery TV series
• J.K. Rowling Seven Questions for ‘Strike’ TV Talent

Fantastic Beasts – Actors and Movies:
Fantastic Beasts' series actor Callum Turner comments on joining saga, for first time
A 'Fantastic' Surprise for LeakyCon 2017!
Meet the Man Behind Theseus Scamander!
Fantastic Beasts' actor Callum Turner briefs on auditioning with Eddie Redmayne, more
Lumos to make special announcement about 'Fantastic Beasts' film series this Monday

[info]sirius_black: Prompting is open for 2 more days.
[info]one_bad_man: Another week of Bad Men
[info]hp_nextgen_fest: Prompting ends TODAY!

Masterlists and Weekly Round-ups:
[info]hogwarts365: HOGWARTS365: PROMPT 204 MASTERLIST

Fandom Recs:
[info]kellychambliss recced one Severus/Sirius art.

[info]hd_prophet: Tuesday, August 8, 2017
[info]hd_prophet: Wednesday 9th August 2017

Archive News:
OTW: This Week in Fandom, Volume 58
[info]sycophant_hex: Update... We Should *knock on wood* Be Up and Running Soon!

General Fandom News:
Birthday greetings to Ginevra Weasley!

Have a Laugh:
The Ron-and-Harry-Approved Way of Celebrating National Lazy Day

How the City of Champions Does “Potter”
Hamilton to Host Quidditch Canada National Finals
Wizarding Holidaymakers: How Wizards Do Beach Days

Community Spotlight:

Please send your fandom news to the Daily Snitch.


sapiosexual: Word of the Day

sapiosexual: a person who finds intelligence to be a sexually attractive quality in others.

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