you know how he is by LodestarJumper "'I'm sorry, Sherlock. I'm sorry. You didn't deserve that.' Sherlock closes his eyes. He exhales. 'You weren't there.' 'You're sitting on my couch and you're too scared to move. Whatever you did, it didn't warrant this.' Marcus says. AKA: things go a little differently during Sherlock and Morland's argument 4x14.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 4, follows: 1, 2/23, Sherlock H., Joan W., Marcus B., Morland H.
1 Elementary 4x24 AU ending by Phillipe363 Picking up off the end of season 4 Sherlock confesses something to Joan which leads to talk about their real feelings to each other. How will this change things? Find out.
T, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 14, follows: 7, 4/22/2021, [Joan W., Sherlock H.] Captain Gregson, Marcus B.
1 America Windows by thestarsjustblinkforus Set early in S1 and written before the reveal that Irene was a painter and not an opera singer like her novel counterpart. The song Irene sings on the demo is "D'amour l'ardente flamme" from La Damnation de Faust and "America Windows" are a set of stained glass windows by the artist Marc Chagall: "This is where I am," she says, softly, "this is me..."
T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 3, 3/8/2021, Sherlock H., Irene A./Moriarty
Romantic terrorist by leaf-1999 Summary: "You, Watson, are something of a romantic terrorist."(S03E07) Sherlock once judged her this way. A day before they started chasing criminals, Joan suddenly bring up this topic again. Notes: This is a tiny fanfic I wrote in Chinese. The full text has been translated into English with the help of a translation machine. I hope English readers can enjoy it!
T, English, words: 719, favs: 7, follows: 4, 2/25/2021, Sherlock H., Joan W.
33 Truth be told » by Storybookgirl77 Set in the last episode and attempts to fill in the gaps from the hug to the scene a year later in Marcus' office. How do they move on from everything that has happened? How does Arthur fit in? Will life in the Brownstone ever be the same again? Can Sherlock really protect Joan from the truth or will it be their downfall?
T, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 11, words: 10k+, favs: 39, follows: 27, updated: 11/8/2020 published: 4/24/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W., Captain Gregson, Marcus B.
Elementary Turned Back by batsuey If Moriarty could do it all over again, how would her and Sherlock's story end? Well, she is about to find out. Moriarty wakes up in the past before she fakes her death. She is determined to get Sherlock back whatever it takes. Will she be triumphant? [My First One-Shot (Maybe)!]
T, English, Romance & Crime, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, 9/26/2020
4 Ours To Bear by memelovescaps Set in S6. Post-Episode "Breathe" but before Michael Rowan's return and the season finale. Joan Watson has adopted a four-month-old baby and the boy has brought joy to their home, filling the brownstone with happiness and laughter. Tonight, however, baby Tom is cranky and can't fall asleep, and Joan is a bit desperate. How will Sherlock help? Joanlock if you squint.
K, English, Family & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 22, follows: 7, 9/26/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W.
One Call Away by memelovescaps SEASON 6 FINALE SPOILERS. After Sherlock is forced to leave New York and return to London, Joan Watson stays in the brownstone. Every day is getting more difficult for her, until one night she collapses. What will Sherlock do to help? Just a short-ish ficlet, I had this idea since I saw the last episode of Season 6 and couldn't take my mind off it until I wrote it. Hope you enjoy!
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 22, follows: 7, 9/26/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W.
1 Seeking by memelovescaps Spoilers for S06E01. The repercussions of having PCS and its potential effects have finally caught up with Sherlock, who is terrified of the possible outcome with regards to his sobriety. Watson is torn in two: she's terrified of losing Sherlock but she also wants to help him... what will she do?
K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 14, follows: 5, 9/26/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W.
3Exceptional » by I-am-the-survivor Sherlock was made to feel unimportant his entire life. Haunted by the ghosts that his ability shows him constantly. His father "hires" Joan Watson as his sober companion, a former surgeon, the only ordinary person in a family of gifted. He finds himself wanting to protect her from whatever agenda his father has behind this decision.
T, English, Romance & Crime, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 18, follows: 20, updated: 9/6/2020 published: 8/24/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W., Irene A./Moriarty
23A Compromising Engagement » by I-am-the-survivor "I am withdrawing all assets until you can prove to me that the Holmes name will be a successful lineage. I do not want you to wake one day with the realization that you are the only Holmes remaining."
T, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 5, words: 9k+, favs: 49, follows: 73, updated: 7/30/2020 published: 9/18/2019, Sherlock H., Joan W.
3 The Gregson's fall by Phillipe363 Instead of just taking either of the Gregson's actions lying down and given they refuse to step up, Sherlock and Joan decide to taker a different path instead of tasking the fall for either of their actions.
T, English, Drama & Family, words: 940, favs: 7, follows: 3, 7/10/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W., Captain Gregson, Marcus B.
65One Night That Changed Them All » by Bex221B Renamed from "Finding Courage Within". Sherlock and Joan's friendship has moved into unfamiliar territory. What happens when one night changes everything...
T, English, Romance, chapters: 12, words: 14k+, favs: 57, follows: 102, updated: 6/13/2020 published: 9/13/2017, Sherlock H., Joan W., Captain Gregson, Marcus B.
1 Sherlock sets Watson straight by Phillipe363 Instead of taking more of Watson's judgement with all the blame for leaving to London, and when did he have to check with Watson about being a consulting detective for the NYPD? Sherlock stands his ground and addresses some things. Calling out the poor writing of Watson always being in the right and Sherlock always as in the wrong that infected Elementary.
T, English, Drama & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 6, follows: 3, 4/28/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W., Captain Gregson
2 A Question of Trust by Mysteryfan28 Summary: Sherlock discovers that Joan lied to him and confronts her about it.
T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 334, favs: 8, follows: 3, 4/10/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W.
1 You saved my life by Ksenia Franz Она не имеет права просить его остаться, не имеет права заставлять его пережить заново то, что когда-то уже причинило ему боль. Она может только попытаться уберечь его. Но нужна ли ему эта попытка, когда он видит, как сильно она в нём нуждается?
T, Russian, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 4k+, favs: 1, 2/26/2020, [Sherlock H., Joan W.]
2 Dinner With The Watsons by Mysteryfan28 Summary: Sherlock takes up Joan's offer to have dinner with her and Arthur. Timeline: Season Seven finale. Disclaimer: The characters in this story belong to their respective companies/owners. No copyright infringement is intended.
K+, English, Family, words: 639, favs: 5, follows: 1, 2/23/2020, Sherlock H., Joan W., OC
36If You Would » by I-am-the-survivor A series of joanlock stories based on the prompts for this year's inktober
T, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 31, words: 14k+, favs: 19, follows: 11, updated: 10/31/2019 published: 10/2/2019, Joan W.
1 Calma antes de la tormenta by Nathy-Marisson Solo un momento después del ataque que recreció Joan por parte de Michael Rowan, Sherlock se siente culpable.
K, Spanish, Drama & Romance, words: 702, favs: 3, 9/21/2019, [Joan W., Sherlock H.]
1 Composite » by Leafenclaw "Sitting on its easel in a corner of the room, the blank canvas taunts her for weeks." Collection of 221b drabbles, most of them Moriarty-centric (though that may change eventually, depending on where inspiration strikes).
T, English, Angst, chapters: 5, words: 1k+, favs: 2, updated: 8/21/2019 published: 7/19/2019, [Irene A./Moriarty, Sherlock H.]
5A Dance With Death » by I-am-the-survivor Joan Watson is a prolific journalist for ESPN no matter how many enemies it makes her. However, when her ex-fiancee turns up dead it's all too clear that someone is out to get her and it's Sherlock's job to find the culprit before harm can come to her next.
T, English, Mystery & Drama, chapters: 4, words: 6k+, favs: 8, follows: 7, updated: 8/15/2019 published: 2/22/2019, Sherlock H., Joan W.
4The Fall » by I-am-the-survivor As the climax of their battle comes to a peak, Sherlock develops another plan of his own
T, English, Angst & Tragedy, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 7, follows: 7, updated: 8/8/2019 published: 8/3/2019, Sherlock H., Joan W., Marcus B.
52Uncle Sherlock? » by HLJ137 A collection of one-shots set a few years into the future, detailing the interactions between Joan, Sherlock, and Joan's adopted son. Family cuteness and some Joanlock. Basically fluff :) Inspired by ep. 6x13 "Breathe".
K, English, Family & Romance, chapters: 12, words: 20k+, favs: 82, follows: 75, updated: 7/26/2019 published: 7/31/2018, Sherlock H., Joan W., OC
1 Dear Mother by JimmyFM Letter from Kendel Fuller to her mother.
K, English, words: 610, favs: 2, 6/27/2019
4 Disobedience by Dino76 Captain Gregson tells Sherlock to stay away from their suspect and wait until forensics get back to them, Sherlock naturally doesn't want to wait that long. Warning: spanking of an adult
T, English, Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 9, follows: 5, 6/22/2019, Sherlock H., Captain Gregson