2 Through a Lens by lalalei Orpheus watched the newsreels and read the papers like the rest, learning of Hadestown and its world of promises and power. Thanks to Hermes, he knew half-truths were sometimes more dangerous than lies. A study of the world up top and down below.
K+, English, Drama, words: 984, favs: 1, follows: 1, 4/25, Hades, Orpheus, Hermes
1The Child of Hadestown by erica.phoenix16 When Eurydice discovered that was going to have a baby, it turned Hadestown upside down.
K+, English, Drama & Family, words: 715, favs: 2, follows: 2, 4/14, Hades, Persephone, Eurydice, OC
1 Come Home With Me III by Broken Twisted Lullabies "Come home with me," Eurydice says, the words leaving her mouth the moment she spots him. Orpheus stares at her, no recognition in his eyes. "Who are you?" He asks. / based on druidforhire's Unswayed AU. My take on Come Home With Me III where Eurydice sneaks out of Hadestown to find Orpheus, who has been banished to The Great Beyond for not swaying Hades with his song.
T, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 4/9, [Orpheus, Eurydice]
A Lonesome Road by lalalei Hermes warned Orpheus that the most dangerous dog in the world was Doubt, and it wasn't an idle observation. The messenger god knew from experience.
K+, English, Drama & Angst, words: 1k+, 3/30, Hades, Persephone, Orpheus, Hermes
2Hope Takes Hold by Elysium94 It's an old song. A sad song. We sing it again, and again. But what if we only need to sing it once more? What if this time around, doubt is pushed away, and hope takes its place? (Post-canon, a conclusive "retelling" of the story)
T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 2/17, Orpheus, Eurydice, Hermes, The Fates
1 Involvement by lalalei Hermes hadn't meant to get so involved in the couple's fate; at first, he'd even tried to take Orpheus away himself. But over many stories, many lives, he became more involved than he ever thought possible. Character study of Hermes from the earliest Hadestown incarnations to the present.
K+, English, Family & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 2/14, Hades, Orpheus, Eurydice, Hermes
1 Flowers by Nuhra In a smoggy world of Hadestown, Eurydice finds herself walking. Having no idea where she plans to she. She only walks with no destination in mind.
K, English, words: 594, favs: 1, 1/17
1 Through the Underground by lalalei Hermes did his best to prepare Orpheus for the treacherous journey to Hadestown, but hearing about it and seeing it are two different things, especially once the walls close behind you. A tale of Orpheus's quest to find Eurydice during and after Wait For Me.
K+, English, Adventure & Suspense, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 1/9, Orpheus, Eurydice, Factory Workers
1 Fair-Weather Friends by lalalei Before she met Orpheus, Eurydice was a runaway who with a motley crew of vagabonds eked out a living, hopping from train to train and town to town. But times were hard, and Eurydice learned the hard way that not everyone would make it to next summer.
K+, English, Friendship & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 1/9, Eurydice, Factory Workers
1 Grave Among the Flowers by StarRoseColors Five years after the poet sings, Eurydice finds the grave.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 414, favs: 1, 1/2
1 Double Shift by lalalei Persephone gets sick up top the summer after Orpheus changed everything, and an extremely worried Hades heads to Demeter's abode to help her get well. Meanwhile, in Hadestown, a tall worker named Zagreus is handed the proverbial keys to the kingdom and must fill in for his boss until he gets back.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Humor, words: 3k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 12/28/2020, Hades, Persephone, Eurydice, Factory Workers
2 Eye for an Eye by lalalei The problem with walking out of the Underworld was that, despite Orpheus's best efforts, it stayed with him. Hades considers this a fair trade.
K+, English, Supernatural & Drama, words: 618, favs: 4, follows: 3, 12/24/2020, Hades, Orpheus
1 Vintage by lalalei Persephone's speakeasy housed premium vintages of the world up top, of summer sunshine and autumn winds, of the moon and stars above and the fertile soil below. But the ones sealed in the back, never opened, contained her memories of better times.
K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, 12/19/2020, Hades, Persephone, Orpheus, Eurydice
That Town'll Try to Suck You Dry by lalalei Orpheus wasn't the first to enter Hadestown while living, but he was the first to walk out again.
T, English, Horror & Angst, words: 831, favs: 1, follows: 1, 12/13/2020, Hades, Factory Workers
1 Lyre, Liar by lalalei The Lord of the Underworld keeps a lyre in his vault, and the Lady a red carnation in her hair. Or, the 'Hades is Orpheus but older' meme taken literally.
K+, English, Angst & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 12/8/2020, Hades, Persephone, Orpheus, Eurydice
The Thing with Feathers by lalalei Hope is the thing with feathers, so they say, and insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result. To Hermes, they are one and the same.
K+, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 652, 12/3/2020, Hermes, The Fates
1The World in Our Arms » by bananahhannah She wishes she could remember. He aches to forget. Eurydice and Orpheus are shells of their former selves. What will it take to learn their song again? An old friend? A train? Springtime? Perhaps there is no choice but to write a new song – together.
K, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 3, words: 4k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 9/3/2020 published: 8/30/2020, Hades, Persephone, Orpheus, Eurydice
1 Hungry for the Underworld by SigmaTheta The fields are green and the fruit is fat and ripe on the vine. They hardly need Persephone here to coax them along anymore. (Hades/Persephone. Pre-canon. Written for Yuletide 2019.)
K+, English, Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 6/7/2020, [Persephone, Hades]
1 the tale you tell, that is the spell by SigmaTheta Persephone stepped into a story already in the middle of the telling, already nearing its end, and now she wishes she knew the whole of it, how it started and how it twisted and turned before it got to her. All she needs to do is figure out who to ask. (Post-canon. Written for Trick or Treat 2019.)
T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 6/7/2020, [Persephone, Hades] Eurydice
2 A Late Evening by Talayi A night where Persephone lays with Hades, and on this night Persephone has something to say to him. Oneshot.
K, English, Romance, words: 312, favs: 10, follows: 3, 4/27/2020, Hades, Persephone
Any Way the Wind Blows » by Emba N The fallow up of Orpheus' recovery from my other story 'Come Home with Me' and a little something on the way for our 2 favorite lovers...
K+, English, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, updated: 4/17/2020 published: 4/4/2020
2Come Home with Me » by Emba N Orpheus sings the melody, but Hades doesn't take the melody well.
K+, English, chapters: 9, words: 8k+, favs: 2, follows: 3, updated: 3/22/2020 published: 3/10/2020
2 Is It True? by Miss Everglot She didn't want to feel anymore. Eurydice had been hungry too long for Orpheus to return. To feel his love again. Like they always had. But now. . . He was gone. Really gone. One shot. Angst.
K+, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 929, favs: 3, 12/25/2019, [Eurydice, Orpheus] Persephone, Factory Workers
3 Song of the Afterlife by strwalker "There was a railroad line on the road to hell, there was a young man down on bended knee, and that is the ending of the tale Orpheus and Eurydice." No, that's not the ending. It continues. It's still an end, it's still a sad story, and it's still a tragedy, but you're still gonna read it.
K, English, Drama & Tragedy, words: 2k+, favs: 6, 8/12/2019, Orpheus, Eurydice
3 spring had come again with a love song by katanafleet On the day she left, the Underworld was darker, and when she pulled away from Hades' kiss his eyes were blank. When she returned to the earth above, the sun sparkled. The crops grew again, the oceans calmed, and the people rejoiced. Spring had come again. [based on hadestown]
K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 13, follows: 4, 8/12/2019, [Persephone, Hades] [Orpheus, Eurydice]