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Legolas/Gimli Friendship fics.


Author
Title
Rating
Summary
Warnings

A. Tye

Conversation between Wood and Stone


PG

A conversation in Lothlóien

None

Adina

Durin's Child


PG

Prequel to Back to the Beginning. Legolas earns a certain sobriquet that he carried in later years.

None

Adina

Dwarf of Many Journeys


PG

A defining moment in Gimli's life.

None

Azarad

Farewell


PG-13

Legolas and Gimli compare their farewells to their fathers

None

Azarad

One of Many Conversations within the Golden Wood


PG

A conversation in Lothlóien

None

Azarad

The Last Act of Love


PG

AU. Legolas is captured by Orcs.

AU

Camilla Sandman

The Sea Sings a Lullaby


PG

Pending

Character Death

Dís

In Defence of our Friends


R

Gimli and Legolas meet a friend who tell them a sad tale about the horrible events that has taken place around Dale and Erebor. Long

Torture and violence

Dís

My Opinion of an Elf


PG

Balin sits in Thranduil |s dungeon thinking about the king

None

Dís

Thoughts in the Night


PG-13

Glóin sitts thinking about his life one night when he can |t sleep. Post Hobbit but before LOTR

Some violence

Deborah

Keeping Secrets


PG-13

Pending.

None

Deborah

Sapphires set in Diamonds


PG-13

Pending.

None

Dracostella

Mark


G

Blood does not mark Legolas. It is as if he never touched it at all.

None

Dracostella

Of Grey


G

Gimli contemplates the return of Gandalf, who is no longer the Grey, but the White

None

Honesty

A Time and Times and Half a Time


R

Legolas, captured by Saruman, discovers *exactly* how Orcs were made; and Gimli must keep a vigil he will never forget. Long

Torturefic

Honesty

Beyond Hope


R

The 21st century is no place for Elves ... or Dwarves. When a crisis threatens the few remaining Elves both races must finally confront their destinies.

Angst

Honesty

Nobody Tosses a Dwarf


PG

An ancient Dwarvish law explained. In verse.

None

Iocane

In Memory of War


PG

A short incident at the Battle of Five Armies.

None

Jevvica Nor

The Family you Choose


PG

Pending. Long

None

Jevvica Nor

The Price of the Path


PG

The sequel to The Family you Choose.

None

JulesAello

Mellon


G

Any Gimli-Legolas fan has her/his own fantasy about the beginnings of their friendship. This version was in part inspired by list discussion. But partly it is also a way for me to set the stage for other stories.

None

JulesAello

Over Sea


PG

Pending

None

Lemur

Folk of Different Race


G

"Fast friends"" doesn''t mean it was smoothąą Legolas/Gimli friendship origins Long

None

Maia

For Mortal Stakes


PG

Where do Hobbits come from? Why a cross between a Dwarf and an Elf, of course! Gimli and Legolas never make it to Valinor; instead they are sent back in time to the First Age, to give birth to the race of Hobbits. A sequel to "Sapphires Set in Diamonds" by Deborah. Also a different take on Mandos, Elven theology, and Tolkien's metaphysics.

None

Oakenshield

Across All Boundaries


PG

Across the boundaries of war and fear and pride a strange friendship is formed. (Or: Legolas and Gimli talk about stuff!)

None

Qualli

No News   New!   


PG

Pending

None

Rainy

From the Cover of Dark


G

Gimli watches the Elf from the cover of dark, pondering that which he sees

None

Ro

Of Fire and Stars   Updated!   


R

Gandalf comes across Beorn on his way to the Lonely Mountain, and Beorn shows him something he''s found in the woods. Takes place during ''The Hobbit'', a story about a certain Dwarf, that would later become one of the Nine Walkers. His past and the hardships that he''s had to endure. Long

Major Gimli Angst

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Legolas/Gimli Slash fics


Adina

Back to the Beginning


PG

Dwarves have many strange tales and beliefs about themselves and their fate after death. Long

None

Adina

Chamber of Lovers


NC-17

Prequel to Back to the Beginning. Legolas visits the Glittering Caves for the first time with Gimli

PWP, Graphic Sex

Adina

Dance of Terrible Grace


R

What first drew Legolas to Gimli?

Violence

Adina

Idyll


PG-13

Pending

None

Adina

No other Hands


PG

The care of blades after Helm's Deep

None

Am-Chau Yarkona

Pu-Erh and Patience   New!   


PG-15

Coffee-drinking, sausage-munching and confusion coupled with elven singing, fruit juice, and beard-pulling. Legolas and Gimli as a romantic pairing, with a slightly silly twist. Okay, I take that back. Very silly.

Unbetaed

Amedia

After Helm's Deep


PG

A missing scene set just after the Battle of the Hornburg

None

Amedia

After Pelennor


PG

A missing scene set after the Battle of Pelennor Fields

None

Amedia

Post-Post-Pelennor


PG

A sequel of sorts to "After Pelennor"

None

Anne M

Of Movies and Mushrooms


PG-13

Gimli is unhappy with a certain movie. His friends try to cheer him up.

Parody

Arachne

Cold Comfort


R

How far would you go to save a friend? Legolas is tempted by the Ring. Long

None

Arachne

I will follow


G

Legolas and Gimli share a quiet moment after Helms Deep

None

Arachne

Scenes from the Undying Lands


PG-13

Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast. Legolas/Gimli in the Undying Lands - a universe where anything may happen, and usually does. Humour.

None

Athea Holmes

(External) The 'Beneath it all' Series   Updated!   


NC-17

Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast. Legolas/Gimli in the Undying Lands - a universe where anything may happen, and usually does. Humour.

Graphic Sex

Azarad

On the Subject of Titles


PG-13

Message Fragments found in Southern Archives...

AU

Camilla Sandman

Raven's Song


R

Young and alone on a long road,/ Once I lost my way: / Rich I felt when I found another; / Man rejoices in man. The story of Gimli and Legolas (slashy, oh yes. Cam's fist, last and only slash story). Long

None

Cheysuli

Hidden Darkness


R

After the Quest. Legolas is unaware that he and Gimli are the target of a madman.

AU

Daisy Norbury

The Hill of Erech


PG

The Paths of the Dead are a serious trial for our favorite dwarf. Legolas pep-talks him afterward.

None

Debra Fran Baker

Little Enough


PG

Our heroes share a quiet moment after the battle.

None

Guanin

Long Night


PG-13

A man alone with an elf and a dwarf. Poor Aragorn.

None

Halrloprillalar

Thrown


PG-13

A Challenge

None

Honesty

Alien Creatures


R

A staring match, deep in the mines of Moria.

None

Honesty

Bargaining for Beginners


PG-13

This is for Celebrimbor and Narvi, the two craftsmen (craftsbeings?) who made the Doors of Moria. What happens when an Elf-Lord discovers the hazards of trading with Dwarves. Very, very mild slash. Long

Chanslash

Honesty

Fetters   Updated!   


R

An AU sequel to The Hobbit. What if Bilbo had never managed to free the Dwarves from Mirkwood, and Thorin and Thranduil had agreed instead to send Dwarven slaves to Mirkwood, in return for Thorin's freedom? And what if Gimli was one of the slaves? And what if he was commanded to serve Legolas? Ah, what then? Long

AU

Honesty

Parental Consent


PG

A pair of star-crossed lovers broach the vexed issue of parental consent. Humour. Long

None

Honesty

Tantalus


PG

Galadriel tests two of the fellowship - and makes some surprising discoveries. UST.

None

Honesty

The Sea my Cuckold


PG-13

The sea-longing does not allow for any lesser loyalty.

No happy ending.

Honesty

Warg Hunt


PG-13

Sequel to Bargaining for Beginners. Elven politics, Dwarven families... how many people can Celebrimbor fall foul of in one day? Long

Angst, Chanslash

Iocane

A Very, Very Short Gimli/Legolas Story


PG

This story is short enough to BE a summary.

None

Iocane

Broken Child


NC-17

We all know dwarves can build walls, but can Gimli take these down without destroying what lies within?

None

Iocane

Concert


NC-17

One night in Lorien, this is how Gimli and Legolas spend their time.

None

Iocane

I will wait


PG

Er ... "Patience is a virtue in the world of Men" or maybe "Some things are worth waiting for." ... Pick one.

None

Iocane

The Hairstory of Legolas and Gimli


R

What sparked the Gimli/Legolas gravitational pull.

None

Iocane and Rose

So Thrive My Soul


PG-13

Gimli and Legolas have vowed themselves to seek out and destroy each of the Nazgul one by one. Long

Violence, Character Death

Isos Arei

Not Willingly Unlock


PG-13

Often he took Gimli with him when he went abroad in the land, and the others wondered at this change.

None

Jacquez H. Valentine

Heart's Ease


R

Legolas loves, and yet the sea calls.

None

Jacquez H. Valentine

Lied: Lay my heart Naked


PG-13

Gimli loves, and yet the sea calls.

None

Jacquez H. Valentine

Love-Knot


PG-13

A quiet moment of companionship; a break in the action.

None

Jacquez H. Valentine

Song of the Sea


PG

Beware of the Sea...

None

Jacquez H. Valentine

Through Rohan


PG

Riding through Rohan

None

Jemisard

Three Loves


PG

Gimli POV. Musing on the things that mean most to him.

None

Kandadze

The Stitch


PG

Gimli learns to care for a certain elf

None

Keelywolfe

Scent of a Dwarf


R

Even Elves get bored from time to time.

None

Lady Q

The First Time


PG

Gimli's POV of when he first saw Legolas

Poetry

Ladyhawk and Saraid

Clouds in Edoras   New!   


NC-17

Sequel to Starlight in Fanghorn , fic 2 of 3. Long

Graphic Sex

Ladyhawk and Saraid

Starlight in Fanghorn


NC-17

First-time fic set after Gandalf's return. Long

Graphic sex

Little My

Echoes


R

The War is over, and Legolas fulfills his promise to visit the Glittering Caves with Gimli.

Mostly PWP

Little My

Lessons in Gardening


R

Set after ROTK, in Ithilien. Legolas gardens, Gimli works as a stone mason. Gimli thinks gardens are boring. Conversation *ahem* ensues.

None

Little My

Snowbound


PG-13

Sometimes getting stranded by the weather is not a bad thing. A vignette from the "Lessons in Gardening" and "Telling of Tales" series.

None

Little My

The Dangers of Boxes and Over-Amorous Elves


PG-13

a vignette inspired by Ro's cousin's sketch of the same name.

None

Little My

The Telling of Tales


PG-13

A continuation of "Lessons in Gardening", although this can be read by itself. The new colonies have been established in Ithilien and Aglarond, and Gimli and Legolas rendezvous in their little house.

None

Marie Noire

An Unspoken Attraction


PG-13

Legolas/Gimli slash, takes place in the book-universe after the retaking of Isengard, blatant PWP

None

Marie Noire

The Dove and the Rose   New!   


PG

Written in response to a Shakespeare discussion on Axe and Bow, where a sort-of-challenge was put forth to write a Legolas/Gimli story with Shakespearean elements.

None

Marie Noire

Total Eclipse


NC-17

After the War of the Ring, Legolas and Gimli go their separate ways, but cannot stop thinking of each other. Friendship is thicker than blood, to quote Rent. Long

Graphic Sex

MazzySue

Untitled Poem


PG-13

The attraction of L/G fandom

Poetry

Moirai

Journey


R

They started out as uneasy allies... Long

None

Moirai

So You've Touched Your Best Friendą


PG-13

Thus challenged the Archive Balrog: Legolas/Gimli mpreg. I don't even particularly like pregnant males, but my twisted mind tells me that this could be somewhat humorous. Oh, Gimli is the unfortunate "mother," since poor Leggy gets to play bottom often enough. Says Moirai: I don't care for MPreg myself, but who could resist this? Long

MPreg

Moirai

To Stand Upon the Deeping Wall


G

Just before the Battle of Helm's Deep there were two who knew what it was to stand upon the Deeping Wall.

None

Myst Avalon

Mirror'd Image


PG

The Glittering Caves followed by a visit to Fangorn and some revelations.

None

Nimue

When you are with me


NC-17

Face it, folks, as strange as it may seem to those who do not know them, Gimli and Legolas are inseparable. The Battle of Helm's Deep takes a turn for the worse for the elf and dwarf. *Slash!*, if you're into that sort of thing, but heartfelt slash. Long

None

Oakenshield

Dreaming


R

Gimli imagines while Legolas dreams.

None

Oakenshield

For the love of Leaves


NC-17

In Fangorn, Legolas helps Gimli enjoy the song of the trees and something magical happens.

Graphic Sex

Oakenshield

Forever


G

Sometimes one must sacrifice their own life for the love of another

None

Oakenshield

Of Braids and Boxes


PG

Everything looks different from the same heightąą

Movieverse

Qualli

The Story Teller   New!   


PG-13

Pending

Character Death, AU

Rawlypop

Romp in the Woods


PG-13

Pending.

None

Sarah

The Dream   New!   


PG-13

Legolas dreams.

AU

Sleeveheart

Overheard


R

Two elves of Lothlóien overhear ... something.

None

Sleeveheart

Poems: To G from L


R

Poetic Legolas ponders sex.

Poetic smut

Sleeveheart

The Bearding of Legolas


NC-17

A PWP of four vignettes

Graphic Sex

Sleeveheart

The day they told Thranduil


PG-13

Thranduil took the news better than one might expect...

None

Sparky

Overheard


PG?

A potentially incriminating conversation.

Innuendo

Sparky

Untitled Poem


PG

Pending.

None

Tarnneth

Cultural Difference - If thou Kiss not Me


NC-17

Legolas and Gimli fall for each other, hard. But culture shock causes some problems when Gimli realizes that Dwarves and Elves don''t share certain customs.

None

Tiamat's Child

And the Sky broke up


PG

In which there is a storm and Gimli makes a rather surprising discovery.

None

Tiamat's Child

Haiku


G

Legolas waxing lyrical over Gimli

None

Triskell

Romantic Shakespeare Shorts


PG

inspired by a discussion on Axe_and_Bow. These are a number of short dialogues that might fit into various Shakespeare plays.


Twisted Poison

His Heart's direction


NC-17

Something I bet you''d never thought you''d see: a 70 verse limerick about the love between elf and dwarf.

Legolas/Other ... dubious consent

Yrchgrrrl

Between the Lines


NC-17

An ancient Elf from Middle-earth--and a mystical memory device-- survive into the 21st century and come to the attention of tabloid reporter Rita Skeeter ("Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire"). As the story of "Lord of the Rings" is hot these days with the movies' release, she gleefully agrees to tell the story the Elf wants told. Long

Graphic Sex

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