Dear Hogwarts

Helping a friendship that has gone sour

Lovegood

Luna answers an owl on "Dear Hogwarts..." about what to do when a friendship turns bad. Read More »

Ignoring the ignorance

Lovegood

A Luna Lovegood fans sends an owl asking, "I was just wondering how you aren't bothered by the people who are always putting you down? I've tried to ignore the people who put me down, but I can't." Luna gives her advice on "Dear Hogwarts..." here. Read More »

Friends of a different nature

Lovegood

Luna answers another "Dear Hogwarts.." owl from a fan explaining how to make friends with ghosts (as well as the living). Read More »

Luna stands up to bullying

Lovegood

A fan sends an owl to Luna Lovegood asking: You are one of my role models because I know what it's like to be different and have people treat you differently. I admire your courage and strength. How do I stand up to bullies? Check out how Luna does it! Read More »

Luna’s Best Friend

Lovegood

Luna Lovegood answers a fan's owl about her best friend at Hogwarts. Who do you think it was? Read More »

Luna and her Pets

Lovegood

Dear Luna, Do you have any pets? Read More »

A Lonely Bookworm seeks advice

Lovegood

Dear Luna, any ideas on how to get the teasing to stop and maybe make more friends while still being myself? Read More »

Weasley twin personalities – more of the same

Weasley

Ever wonder how different the Weasley twins really were? Ron shares a few of his insights on the pair in the latest "Dear Hogwarts..." letter. Read More »

Hogwarts House-Elves Favorite Dish

House-Elves

Have you ever wondered what the Hogwarts House-Elves really like to make for the students dinner? They provide a sampling in a recent letter from 'Dear Hogwarts...' Read More »

Head of the Ministry of Magic’s Auror office

Potter

Dear Harry, What job do you have? Is Ginny really a Quidditch player? How old were you when you got married? You should play for the Tornados. Read More »

Good Old Fashion Explosion Charm in the Garden

Moody

Dear Professor Alastor 'Mad-Eye' Moody, I would really like to know what your patronus is. I know it is a secret, as well as the Hogwarts House that you belonged to, but I'm really curious about it. So please, if it is manageable, share this information with me, I'm not giving it away for Death Eaters. Read More »

Reminiscing with Professor McGonagall before Graduation

McGonagall

Dear Professor McGonagall, Well I really wanted to know how you like being the head mistress,of Hogwarts. Do you miss teaching transfiguration at all? I really wish this wasn't my last year at Hogwarts but all great things must come to an end, right? Its really hard to believe that I'm already 17 it's mad really... Read More »

You’re a mean one – Severus Snape

dearsnape

Dear Severus Snape, I would really like to ask you a question. You were really rude with Harry Potter in the school, and I just can't imagine why. I know his father used to make your life terrible, but it doesn't mean you should have done the same with Harry. I mean, he isn't the one you chose his parents, right? He was just the sufferer. Read More »

To Trust or Not to Trust, That is the Question

Dumbledore

Dear Professor Dumbledore, I am writing to you because you are wise and seem to always know what to say. I am experiencing difficulties with who to trust. I know I have two friends that I can trust but I don't know about one of them. Read More »

Professors who have their favorites dilemma

Dumbledore

Dear Professor Dumbledore, What do you do when you have a professor who has favorites in a class? What do you do if it is effecting your grades? Should I stand up for myself and risk detention or stay quiet and hope things change? Also what if a professor is lazy and won't answer my questions? What should I do? Read More »

Nitwit, Oddment, Blubber, and Tweak

Dumbledore

Dear Professor Dumbledore, What did the words 'nitwit', 'oddment', 'blubber' and 'tweak' really mean? Read More »

Metaphorical Potions

dearsnape

Professor Snape, I (obviously) have a question that I believe you have the answer to. If, metaphorically speaking, you wished to get rid of a rather annoying teacher (Professor Gilderoy Lockhart for example), what would be the best potion or poison to either disable or kill (I'd be perfectly happy with the latter!) them so that one does not have to endure his incessant ability to incite blood-lust in even the most... Read More »

Music Never Lies

dearsnape

Dear Professor Snape, With all my respect, I think that Professor Dumbledore used and abused you (and maybe Harry) and was very selfish when he asked you to kill him. I know you promised him loyalty, but how do you feel about it? Or do you think I'm wrong with that point of view? Read More »

You’re so COLD!

dearsnape

Dear Severus Snape Could you tell me how are you so cold!?! Stupefy Read More »

Soon to be Seventh Year

Dumbledore

I often feel as though the wonder and excitement I experienced throughout my childhood is slipping away as I age. As such an experienced and (excuse me if this is rude) old man, have you had this feeling in your life? How can I hold on to my excitement and fascination with life? Read More »