The Life and Times is a work of fanfiction by Jewels5 on It is on hiatus, but has not been abandoned. Currently, there are 36 chapters. The synopsis is this: She was dramatic. He was dynamic. She was precise. He was impulsive. He was James, and she was Lily, and one day they shared a kiss, but before that they shared many arguments, for he was cocky, and she was sweet, and matters of the heart require time.

TLAT was first published on July 8th, 2009, and has since then received almost 10,000 reviews. It has a large fan following (hence the wiki) and much acclaim throughout various fanfiction communities.

Lily/James is the main pairing in the story and follows a fairly canon story line. Remus Lupin, Sirius Black, Peter Pettigrew, Petunia Dursley and many other characters in the Harry Potter books are present. There are also some original characters as well.