Reflections:After Gatsby » by BlueSamurai18 None of them will ever forget that summer;even as they go about their lives. For better, or for worse Jay Gatsby changed them. Whatever the case the roaring twenties is but the calm before the storm. They will all witness history being made;but for now they focus on healing the wounds left in the wake of Gatsby's death.
T, English, Angst & Drama, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 10/29/2018 published: 10/21/2018, Daisy B., Jordan B., Nick C.
Summertime Sadness » by the shadow of the guillotine Anna Ruby, a wealthy 'old money' debutante, is immediately enamored with Nick Carraway. His heart is somewhere else though. Will she find love this summer, or will disappointment, and even a hint of death, come to her life?
T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 12, words: 13k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, updated: 7/22/2018 published: 7/7/2018, Nick C., OC, J. Gatsby
The Green Light Shines On » by MysteriousMiss98 A bunch of Small stories/ writing prompts put to use for the Great Gatsby. Supports all ships, doesn't always fit with the novel or the movie, and not all the stories are connected, if they are it'll say in the notes or the title. I'll also take ideas from readers if they want me to write a story, just drop it in the comments. All characters & some OC's included
T, English, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, 7/16/2018, Daisy B., J. Gatsby, Jordan B., Nick C.
Myrtle's Journal by gravitysmallknucle This is just what I think it would look like if Myrtle had written in her Diary leading up to her death.
T, English, Romance, words: 286, 5/29/2018
4Love and Hate by Girl of Salt and Stars Nick Carraway loved Jay Gatsby. Jay Gatsby loved Daisy Buchannan. And Daisy Buchannan loved no one but herself. ONE-SHOT
T, English, Angst & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 17, follows: 4, 5/18/2018, Daisy B., J. Gatsby, Nick C.
Born to Die by TheAfroCircus Nick Carraway wondered the rest of his life why James Gatz had to die.
T, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 688, favs: 5, 5/11/2018, [Nick C., J. Gatsby]
2 The Great Gatsby- Alternate Ending by purpledreamr What if George Wilson wasn't the one who had murdered Jay Gatsby?
K, English, Mystery & Tragedy, words: 971, favs: 6, follows: 2, 5/3/2018, Daisy B., Nick C.
2 The Summer I Fell in Love » by Hillary Streisand In the summer of 1922, Nick Carraway and Jordan Baker meet. That's where it all begins...
T, English, Romance, chapters: 25, words: 37k+, favs: 7, follows: 8, updated: 3/28/2018 published: 7/15/2014, Jordan B., Nick C.
1 Hothouse by chshrkitten Daisy isn't doing very well tonight, and Jordan only wants to help. Or: the one where Daisy actually attends a Gatsby party, but doesn't meet Gatsby quite yet. Pre-canon, but only barely. Light Jordaisy. CW: dubcon, because alcohol. Implied sex.
T, English, Drama & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 2/11/2018, Daisy B., Jordan B.
2 a collection of polaroids by voicelessqueen Modern AU. Non-linear progression. Jay Gatsby and Nick Carraway are in love. Here's a few of those moments that slip between the cracks. (i.e. snapshots from their relationship, preslash and slash) (shameless excuse for a gangster / highschool au)
T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 3k+, favs: 30, follows: 8, 1/19/2018, [J. Gatsby, Nick C.]
One Edith Neide by erstie6464 Edith Neide was a polar opposite of Daisy in every way, but when Nick meets Edith at Gatsby's party he is shocked to find that Edith and Daisy were close friends while Daisy was seeing Gatsby during the war. As he gets to know her, he discovers more about her opinions of Gatsby and Daisy.
K, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 4, 1/3/2018
The Rise and Fall of Jay Gatz » by aslowawakening I'm writing a story that reimagines and modernizes The Great Gatsby while still keeping the basic story elements. I hope to write more additions to this story with each chapter focusing on a main character's viewpoint.
T, English, Drama & Tragedy, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 4, 1/3/2018
The Investigation by Watson a Game A small creative writing project I did this semester that I'm really too proud of. / "In the hours after his body was discovered, floating in the pool not unlike a spirit in Purgatory, there was some small chaos concerning the incident." Nick reflects on being questioned by an officer despite the very cut and dry nature of Gatsby's murder at the hands of George Wilson.
T, English, Crime & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 12/13/2017, Nick C., OC
1 Liar Liar by jaspersgoggles A short story based on Jordan Baker from The Great Gatsby, "for sometimes it is those who appear the most fortunate who endure the most misfortune, and the assumption that the privileged, spoiled Jordan Baker was safe in her ivory tower, was the greatest falsehood of all."
T, English, Family & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 10/29/2017, Jordan B.
2 Dust and Ashes by AllegoriesInMediasRes "But for as long as I can remember/ There have been only ashes." Myrtle Wilson's epitaph, in the form of a poem.
T, English, Poetry & Tragedy, words: 341, favs: 1, 7/18/2017, Daisy B., G. Wilson, Myrtle W., Tom B.
8 Sunset Lovers by Shiroimono Nick is trying to come out of the closet. Gatsby knows no lingo whatsoever. Oneshot, Natsby.
K+, English, Romance & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 24, follows: 9, 6/14/2017, J. Gatsby, Nick C.
1Reflection by SomewhatConsistent As Nick watches East Egg, he thinks. (Warning for implied suicide and lightly described violence)
T, English, words: 472, favs: 2, follows: 2, 3/2/2017
8The Captivating Carraway by HellsGate201 A different take on the Great Gatsby, written from the perspective of the Great Gatsby himself. Jay Gatsby finds himself choosing between a lost love and a new start. Characters and plot may differentiate from the book. (GatsbyxNick) (GatsbyxDaisy) Oneshot
T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 5k+, favs: 50, follows: 24, 2/26/2017, [J. Gatsby, Nick C.] Daisy B., Tom B.
New Beginnings And Endings » by MysteriousMiss98 A 'what if' of the ending of the Great Gatsby where Nick hadn't left New York and not all the characters lives ended up in tragedy. Comments appreciated always, mostly bakeaway fluff and angst but hope you enjoy. Completely Redone for the final time! A/N I own Nothing.
K+, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 23k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, 2/22/2017, [Jordan B., Nick C.]
1 The Rush Before We Touch by Shiroimono Myrtle and Jordan, a party at Gatsby's, a little too much champagne and some swing music. Oneshot, Myrdan.
K+, English, Romance & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 4, follows: 1, 2/1/2017, Jordan B., Myrtle W.
4 Steak, Cabernet and the Blindingly Obvious by Shiroimono After Gatsby wining and dining him for weeks, Nick comes to the logical conclusion. Which is not, in fact, the correct conclusion. Or is it?
K, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 15, follows: 8, 2/1/2017, J. Gatsby, Nick C.
3 Merits of a Merger by Shiroimono Five times Jordan Baker talked about marrying Nick Carraway, and one time she didn't. Oneshot, Jordan/Nick and Nick/Gatsby.
K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 6k+, favs: 15, follows: 5, 2/1/2017, Jordan B., Nick C.
2 I'd Own You If I Could by Shiroimono "Jordan gritted her teeth. The trick was to never show Daisy that you cared. Daisy didn't want you to care—or if she did, she only wanted it in an idle sort of way, the way a queen desired worship. Jordan was not Daisy's subject, nor did she care to be." Oneshot, Jordaisy.
T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 1, 2/1/2017, Daisy B., Jordan B.
2 It Takes Two To Make An Accident by Boulderstar2000 An accident was what had happened; nothing more and nothing less.
K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 13, follows: 6, 1/16/2017, J. Gatsby, Nick C.
Boats Against the Current by Boulderstar2000 Nick thinks back on the events in New York, and thinks back on the man named Jay Gatsby.
K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 6, follows: 2, 12/27/2016, J. Gatsby, Nick C.