In Part 4 of his six-part series on Felix Felicis, hpboy13 reveals the precise and impressive character analysis Felix undertakes to help Harry manipulate Slughorn.
I, like Dumbledore and probably many of you, often have too much on my mind. I would really love to be able to offload some of my thoughts into a Pensieve of my own.
The new explanation on J.K. Rowling’s website of how she moves between fictional worlds sounds like the age-old memory technique used by Romans, memory athletes, and detectives.
The Memory Charm plays an important role in “Harry Potter” plotlines, but what are the limits of its powers? Is it consistent with how memory functions in the real world?
J.K. Rowling has said that Dementors are a metaphor for depression, but why is thinking of a happy memory the way to fight it? Psychology may provide an explanation.
How Sirius Black’s death helped us process our own losses and feel less alone.