5Watson's Woes JWP: 2020 » by trustingHim17 A collection of all my JWP responses. Some may be AU (whether to canon or to the universe my other stories are building). Each chapter stands alone. All will have a note as to where (and if) they tie in elsewhere.
K+, English, chapters: 10, words: 10k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 15h published: 7/1
The Opera Singer's Daughter (A Sherlock Holmes Spin-Off Novel) » by Eclectic Butterfly 1902: Fourteen-year-old Aida Norton's life at school is interrupted when two men arrive, claiming they are to take her to her parents. Every word they say makes her more certain she is not safe. She takes matters into her own hands and escapes them. With her parents missing and kidnappers on her heels, what is a girl to do but disappear in London?
K+, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 4, words: 13k+, follows: 2, updated: 7/10 published: 6/19, Dr. Watson, Irene Adler, Sherlock Holmes, OC
2Watson's Woes July 2020 » by Pompey That time of year when we whump our favorite crime-solving doctor without mercy! Prompts coming from DW's group Watson's Woes. All genres, all universes, all lengths, all varying shades of light and dark. Rated "T" for safety's sake.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 5, words: 685, favs: 1, follows: 3, updated: 7/9 published: 7/7
Embers by trustingHim17 Fear is not always rational, but if the fear is based on history, is it really irrational? Fifth in Rekindling Hope
K+, English, Angst, words: 1k+, 7/9, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
40Yuletide Yesteryears » by W. Y. Traveller Responses to Hades Lord of the Dead's SH 2019 December Calendar Challenge. Prompt 27: "I never can resist a touch of the dramatic." (Very) belatedly picking up where I left off.
T, English, Friendship & Adventure, chapters: 9, words: 7k+, favs: 3, follows: 10, updated: 7/8 published: 12/2/2019, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
Numb by trustingHim17 He was numb, and it didn't matter. It was better than the alternative. Discusses depression/grief/a Black Mood. A prequel to Gift. Companion to Trying to Help. Third in Rekindling Hope
K+, English, Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 7/7, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
A Study in Red Hair by aandree The story uses the background setting of the Red-Headed League and creates a new case around the red hair.
K+, English, Crime, words: 1k+, 7/6
7Fragments » by trustingHim17 A collection of fragments, either missing scenes from my other stories or random scribblings too small to warrant their own postings. Each chapter stands alone
K, English, chapters: 9, words: 4k+, favs: 2, updated: 7/5 published: 5/10
9 Occupying a Detective » by trustingHim17 Of all the things Watson wanted to do on his return from a short vacation, 'find Holmes unconscious on his bedroom floor' was certainly not one of them. Set after Devil's Foot
K+, English, chapters: 6, words: 10k+, favs: 4, follows: 1, updated: 7/4 published: 6/25, Dr. Watson, Mrs. Hudson, Sherlock Holmes
2The Chronicles of Amy & Sherlock Holmes » by Aiowsh-The-Worthy Many separate storys of my OC and her friendship with Sherlock Holmes. I could not fit all the characters I plan to have. Rated T because I'm new to this and scared.
T, English, Friendship, chapters: 4, words: 3k+, updated: 7/4 published: 6/19, OC, Sherlock Holmes
Doctor Watson's Loyal Suffering by LucyInTheSky1701 What might happen between the adventures, when Holmes has no case and suffers dramatically due to a broken wrist? Doctor Watson's writes a private journal entry and muses on his loyalty to Holmes. Written with Brett and Burke or Hardwicke in mind, but by now I always picture them anyway when reading Holmes.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, 7/2, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
1 Reflections of A Grieving Friend by The Seeker of Books I have always wondered what went through Watson's mind when he found out that Holmes was alive. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle never explicitly stated Watson's feelings on the matter. This here is my attempt at expressing his thoughts.
K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, 7/2, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
2 Trying to Help by trustingHim17 221B * 4. He was well accustomed to his own black moods, but to see his friend in the grips of one unnerved him. Prequel to A Gift of Music. Sequel of sorts to Alone. Second in Rekindling Hope
K, English, words: 911, favs: 3, follows: 2, 6/23, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
3 Dark and Sinister by WhiskerDrops Shortly after the Adventure of the Speckled Band, Mycroft Holmes receives an unexpected visit from his younger brother and is amazed at the changes he can already see taking place in his sibling thanks to the good doctor. Non-slash and book-verse.
K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, 6/23, Mycroft H, Sherlock Holmes
95The Disappearance of Doctor John H Watson » by KnightFury Watson has vanished without a trace and Holmes is most concerned (though he does try not to show it).
T, English, Mystery & Angst, chapters: 16, words: 21k+, favs: 8, follows: 9, updated: 6/22 published: 12/31/2019
3 The Gift of Music by trustingHim17 Watson rarely hated his shoulder wound more than when he heard someone play the viola. Indirect sequel to Alone. Fourth in Rekindling Hope
K, English, words: 3k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 6/20, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
The Adventure of the King's Ransom » by Riandra When Watson leaves Switzerland in mourning for his dearest friend, he little suspects what strange adventures await his return to London... A revamp of 'The Mazarin Stone', with an H.G. Wells twist!
T, English, Adventure & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, 6/20, Dr. Watson, Inspector Lestrade, Mary M, Mycroft H
9 Alone » by trustingHim17 When Watson doesn't come down to breakfast one morning, Holmes thinks nothing of it, putting it down to overwork and exhaustion. He was right, but not in the way he expected. Deals with grief/loss. Part 1 of the Rekindling Hope series
K, English, chapters: 6, words: 7k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 6/18 published: 6/6
32Sherlock Holmes and the Baffling Lady » by Guylene In 1885, Sherlock Holmes meets a peculiar young woman but for him she is only a client. After all, London's best known bachelor cannot fall in love! Or can he?
T, English, Romance, chapters: 24, words: 56k+, favs: 15, follows: 19, updated: 6/17 published: 4/8/2019, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes, OC
4 The Schoolgirl Affair (A Sherlock Holmes and Serena Norton Adventure) » by Eclectic Butterfly Life at Walstaff School for Girls has been rather dull for Serena Norton. After having been on her own adventure and helped the great Sherlock Holmes with solving a mystery, how is one supposed to settle down to mundane studies? But mystery is never far away when one really looks. With a new friend by her side and Sherlock Holmes' advice at the ready, Serena is on the case.
K+, English, Adventure & Mystery, chapters: 12, words: 21k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 6/14 published: 5/29
9Whitechapel Is an Altar » by ScarletteQuill While the rest of London is engulfed in the shadow of Jack the Ripper, Sherlock Holmes will investigate anything else. But then the Fae Liaison Office joins the hunt, along with a familiar Officer. And it's that baffling combination of magic and murder that compels him to change his mind. Second part in the series Magic in the Shadows.
T, English, Mystery & Fantasy, chapters: 8, words: 14k+, favs: 4, follows: 5, updated: 6/6 published: 10/22/2019, Dr. Watson, Inspector Lestrade, Sherlock Holmes, OC
8 How Brothers Fight » by trustingHim17 The fall from the pier—and knowing that this was the end—hurt much less than the knowledge that he had just left Holmes to face three of the blackguards by himself. Why did Watson know so little about Moriarty in The Final Problem?
K, English, chapters: 4, words: 7k+, favs: 2, updated: 6/4 published: 5/28, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
2The New World » by 2ndbestdetective In the middle of 1918, two friends reconcile. There's a reason I've not mentioned who's involved. Reviews are welcomed. First ever fan fiction thing.
K+, English, Mystery & Crime, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, updated: 5/29 published: 5/5/2019
5 To Rest, Perchance to Breathe » by trustingHim17 Watson mentions in Memories that neither he nor Holmes wanted a repeat of the last time Holmes had decided Watson needed to slow down. What happened? threeshot
K, English, chapters: 3, words: 4k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 5/26 published: 5/21, Dr. Watson, Mrs. Hudson, Sherlock Holmes
161 Baker Street Bees, and Other Stories » by zanganito A collection of prompt based stories, written for the December Challenge by Hades Lord of the Dead.
T, English, chapters: 31, words: 8k+, favs: 3, follows: 9, updated: 5/24 published: 12/3/2018, Dr. Watson, Mrs. Hudson, Sherlock Holmes, OC