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The best of Dean. Well written, well plotted, most believable Dean sagas or moments. Canon, fanon, or otherwise. Come read, and, most importantly, review! Some of these stories are vastly overlooked and their authors deserve every encouraging word we can send. *Current Community Request: We'd love any recommendations you have for your favorite John and Dean stories. (Thanks for the Castiel and Dean friendship fic recommendations).
34 Before the waking blink by Shellsanne Having lost everything he cares about, now losing Sam as well, Dean is traveling a very dark road. His only hope may lie in the dead friend who betrayed him, but Castiel can only reach him through a dream. This story predates "Emmanuel".
Supernatural, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 14k+, favs: 79, follows: 20, 3/25/2012, Dean W., Castiel
40 One night in March by Shellsanne As Sam struggles to deal with his impending breakdown, it's Dean who is spiraling out of control.
Supernatural, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 15k+, favs: 168, follows: 26, 3/2/2012, Sam W., Dean W.
34 Know You Someday by Laura of Maychoria Young Dean Winchester is trapped, hurt, and frightened, when help comes from an unexpected source.
Supernatural, K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 375, follows: 57, 4/13/2009, Dean W., Castiel
270 Only Brothers Understand » by sergeantmicky A collection of short stories, all centered around Dean feeling sick/hurt/tired, because he's just so adorable when he's feeling bad. Brotherly love and sap abounds! No slash.
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 10, words: 28k+, favs: 600, follows: 192, updated: 8/24/2009 published: 4/4/2009, Dean W., Sam W.
82 Find Your Kindness » by Baroqy Sam knows about the law, researching, demons, weapons and saying 'no' to Lucifer. He's clueless as to how he's going to help with Dean's depression.
Supernatural, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 14k+, favs: 222, follows: 57, updated: 2/24/2010 published: 2/22/2010, Sam W., Dean W.
13 RaBB verse: Words Unsaid by authoressnebula Dean's 9, Sam's 5. Though the boys fight something awful, the word "hate" doesn't seem to be in their vocab; why not? The obligatory little brother/big brother kid!fight. Because they had to have them. Hurt!Dean, angsty!Sammy, ever-patient-dad!John.
Supernatural, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 151, follows: 21, 3/21/2008
54 Splitting Open by Shivased Dean gets a migraine that spins out of control. Just an excuse for some hurt!Dean, really.
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 8k+, favs: 388, follows: 49, 4/30/2009, Dean W., Sam W.
72 Chambersburg, Or, Sam Learns An Important Lesson » by sinnerforhire Prequel to "And Karma Laughed the Hardest." Sam's 13 and annoying, Dean's not helping, and John's gone as usual. When Dean becomes seriously ill, Sam must step in and save the day.
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 7, words: 9k+, favs: 230, follows: 71, updated: 2/8/2009 published: 2/4/2009, Dean W., Sam W.
23 Finger Trap by Mad Server Dean is a bad, bad patient. Follow-up to "Altered."
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 68, follows: 9, 9/21/2008, Dean W., Sam W.
85 Empty Motel Rooms by sodakey Dean hasn't been called by his own name in what feels like an eternity. Pre-series. Stanford Era. One-shot.
Supernatural, T, English, Angst & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 334, follows: 44, 11/29/2008, Dean W.
30 What Comes Next by Kansas42 Some hunts come back to haunt you. Or, in this case, break your brother's heart. Literally. HurtDean, WorriedSam. Spoilers for Faith, Folsom Prison Blues, AHBL II.
Supernatural, T, English, words: 4k+, favs: 87, follows: 16, 8/13/2008
17 Trigger by Mad Server Dean has a hell flashback. Drabble.
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 198, favs: 32, follows: 8, 10/8/2008, Dean W., Sam W.
484 Gone » by reading Dean thinks Sam is dead. Sam has amnesia. It's been done. I know. I'm sorry. It's the only thing that my brain will work on. Strangers and Angels AU.
Supernatural, T, English, chapters: 11, words: 53k+, favs: 294, follows: 140, updated: 1/1/2009 published: 7/24/2008
23 And as we wind on down the road by irnan Well, trudge, actually. Stagger, even. Two days spent locked in a cage do strange things to your legs. And you're not on the road either, but ankle deep in real Minnesota mud. - coda to "Benders"
Supernatural, K, English, Family, words: 1k+, favs: 37, follows: 5, 11/18/2007, Sam W., Dean W.
65 You Were in Hell by reading Sam gets a glimpse of what happened to his brother in hell.
Supernatural, T, English, Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 223, follows: 35, 11/12/2008
15 Sleepeth beneath the thunders of the upper deep by irnan Being a true and faithful account of the drunken ramblings of the Brothers Winchester, and their Different Take On Things.
Supernatural, K, English, Humor & Family, words: 945, favs: 25, follows: 2, 11/4/2008, Sam W., Dean W.
10 Afterlife by irnan SPOILERS FOR 403.
Supernatural, K, English, Humor & Family, words: 691, favs: 12, follows: 2, 10/19/2008, John W., Dean W.
265Spiral » by sodakey Maybe there was a reason Hell was defined in leveled circles. Loops. No way to move on or past or through. Struggle for nothing but another trip around the horn.
Supernatural, T, English, Drama & Angst, chapters: 7, words: 13k+, favs: 121, follows: 206, updated: 12/12/2008 published: 2/3/2008, Dean W., Sam W.
107 Unbroken by sodakey They don't have time for headaches. With having died and pending hell, headaches should be nothing. One shot.
Supernatural, T, English, Drama & Family, words: 5k+, favs: 244, follows: 23, 1/3/2008, Sam W., Dean W.
18 Compromise by SupernaturalGeek Tag to 'Fresh Blood'. Dean realises they need to reach a compromise before their situation gets even more out of hand.
Supernatural, T, English, Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 14, follows: 3, 12/17/2007, Dean W., Sam W.
31 Bands of Brothers by Innie Pre series fic. Dean gets sick on his birthday.
Supernatural, K, English, Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 123, follows: 16, 2/28/2007, Dean W., Sam W.
69 In The Forest » by Mad Server Dean is sick. Sam can tell. There's a monster in the forest.
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Supernatural, chapters: 7, words: 8k+, favs: 91, follows: 62, updated: 3/11/2008 published: 1/5/2008, Dean W., Sam W.
56 Gravity by gaelicspirit One hunt, three moments. Dean feels the weight of his sacrifice as the horror and honesty of his life press down. Set after 3.05, Bedtime Stories, and inspired by Staind's Devil.
Supernatural, T, English, Angst, words: 7k+, favs: 53, follows: 5, 11/7/2007, Dean W., Sam W.
65 Sacrifice by gaelicspirit In the wake of sacrifice, Dean finds his purpose. Missing scenetag for Home. Written for the 2007 Kazcon fanfic contest.
Supernatural, K+, English, Family, words: 2k+, favs: 84, follows: 11, 8/14/2007, Dean W., Sam W.