2Haunted Decision » by writerofholby a story starring Ange Godard in her younger years, pregnant.
K, English, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 12/18/2019, Angel G.
2 I Met True Love With Death On Her Lips » by pandorabox82 In a world where Soul Mate marks appear as the last words a soulmate will ever say to you, Serena finds herself trying to avoid ever hearing them fall from Bernie's lips. But will she be able to thwart fate?
T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 11, words: 14k+, favs: 2, follows: 5, updated: 12/13/2019 published: 2/11/2018, [Serena C., Bernie W.] Fletch
It's A Bad Day (You're My Medicine) by Annie1268 'John has bad days, sometimes. Henrik knows this full well, after thirty years of knowing John.' (Oneshot, established relationship, AU where John was actually a decent person and he and Henrik got the happy ending they deserved. Title from Lisa Loeb's song Snow Day.)
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 1k+, 12/10/2019, [H. Hanssen, J. Gaskell]
6 Alba, Bela » by IseultLaBelle Ange rushes home to comfort a distraught Chloe after a terrible confession. Post Evan. Based on a spoiler for December's Holby episodes. Sequel to Belarus. (Alba- Scots Gaelic for Scotland. Bela- Belarusian for white.)
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 13k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 12/10/2019 published: 11/21/2019, Dom C., Angel G., Chloe G.
2 Unexpectedly Under the Misteltoe by pandorabox82 Roxanna decides to go to Serena's staff Christmas party, even though she knows that Henrik will be there as well. Serena seems intent on making certain that at least one of them has a happy Christmas, and sets Roxanna up beneath the mistletoe. But will Henrik be receptive to that particular holiday tradition?
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 12/6/2019, H. Hanssen, Serena C., Roxanna M.
3Mothers And Their Daughters by IseultLaBelle It's June 2007, and Chloe is feeling too anxious to go to her school prom. Ange is still a little bitter that she didn't get to properly enjoy her own, and is therefore determined to get her daughter there.
T, English, Angst & Family, words: 5k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 12/5/2019, Angel G., Chloe G.
1 Tell Me I'm Forgiven Tonight (I Wanna Fall Wide Awake Now) by Annie1268 Jac & Henrik friendship ficlet taking place in an AU where Henrik actually had a breakdown after the Gaskell stuff like he realistically would've. (Taken from the same larger unfinished fic as 'Like A Haunted House (I'm Not Free At All)', but it's not necessary to read that first. Title from Nobody Can Save Me by Linkin Park.)
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 280, 12/5/2019, Jac N., H. Hanssen
3 Iceland » by IseultLaBelle In the aftermath of her rape, Chloe starts to view her relationship with Evan in a very different light. Ange is on hand to support her through it.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 7k+, favs: 1, 11/28/2019, Angel G., Chloe G.
Loose Lips by Regency Canon-divergent AU. After confessing to kissing someone else, Serena knows something has to change in her relationship with Bernie. She and Bernie simply disagree on what needs changing and how their relationship can be saved-if it can. Fix-It fic.
K, English, Angst & Romance, words: 5k+, 11/28/2019, [Bernie W., Serena C.]
Near to Us, Once More by Regency AU. When Adrienne injures herself preparing Christmas dinner, Serena isn't expecting a beautiful blonde stranger to be making the house call.
K, English, Romance & Family, words: 9k+, 11/28/2019, [Bernie W., Serena C.]
1 Love Is a Promise (Don't Leave Me) by Regency Canon-divergent AU. Serena comes home the day after Bernie's funeral to an unexpected guest. Fix-It fic.
K, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, follows: 1, 11/28/2019, [Bernie W., Serena C.]
3 It'll be okay by B2017 Fletch decides to try and talk to Jac about what's going on.
K, English, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 11/28/2019, Jac N., Fletch
1 Fragile Like Glass (You Can't Breathe Without Me) by Annie1268 John hasn't been at work, nor has he replied to any calls or texts. Henrik goes to check on him and ends up getting more than he bargained for. (Title from Wanna Be Missed by Hayley Kiyoko.)
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, 11/23/2019, [H. Hanssen, J. Gaskell]
1 We're Making Up The Blueprint As We Go by Annie1268 'Sometimes, Henrik doesn't talk, as John's come to find.' (Autistic!Hanssen, fluff with a side of character/relationship study, AU where John wasn't a murderer and these two got the happily ever after they deserved. Title from Glory Days by Sweater Beats. Rated K plus for one minor swear word.)
K+, English, Romance, words: 735, 11/19/2019, [H. Hanssen, J. Gaskell]
1 Given Up All I Can (A Lifeline to Highs and Lows) by Annie1268 John visits Henrik for the first time since he ran off. (Set after the shooting/Fredrik's death, specifically between S20E06 Not Your Home Now and S20E07 Precipice. Title from Afterglow by CHVRCHES.)
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, 11/14/2019, [H. Hanssen, J. Gaskell]
20Reclaimed » by IseultLaBelle Home alone between her mum's night shifts, fourteen year old Chloe suffers a major panic attack after an awful day at school. Ange turns protective tiger mother and loses her shit. Potential four-parter.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 5, words: 24k+, favs: 11, follows: 12, updated: 11/13/2019 published: 9/23/2019, Angel G., Chloe G.
If My Echoes Could Reach Your Ears (Staring At All These Lights) by Annie1268 Henrik has a hard day that ends up leading to a meltdown. John does his best to help him out. ('87/Rigden era setting, autistic!Hanssen. Written as romantic/pre-relationship but could be read as friendship if you really wanted.)
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, 11/11/2019, [H. Hanssen, J. Gaskell]
Now It's Too Late To Go (I'll Get You Through It) by Annie1268 Henrik can't sleep, and John is having a bad night. (Set in 1987/the Boston era.)
K+, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 586, 11/11/2019, [H. Hanssen, J. Gaskell]
Only You Could Ease My Mind by Annie1268 John has an itch that needs scratching. Literally. (Title from Motorcade by Circa Waves.)
K+, English, Romance & Humor, words: 402, 11/10/2019, [H. Hanssen, J. Gaskell]
Darling, So It Goes (Take My Hand) by Annie1268 David has a surprise for Roxanna on their wedding anniversary. (Fluffy with a bittersweet touch. Takes place after David was diagnosed with dementia. Title from Can't Help Falling In Love by Elvis Presley.)
K+, English, Romance, words: 474, 11/10/2019, Roxanna M.
And There's No Need To Apologise (You Can Always Change Who You Are) by Annie1268 Follow-up to Not The Boy I Was (Held Me Down In This Starless City): Oliver comes out to Mo.
K, English, Friendship, words: 871, 11/10/2019, Oliver V., Mo E.
Her Own Style, Her Own Rules (Her Own Definition Of Cool) by Annie1268 Ollie helps Zosia dye her hair. (100% pure fluff, set mid-series 19, title from Sharada by Skye Sweetnam.)
K, English, Romance & Humor, words: 367, favs: 2, 11/10/2019, [Oliver V., Zosia M.]
Rubbish Bins by SummersWolfe A short Bernie drabble.
K, English, Family, words: 330, 11/6/2019, Serena C., Bernie W.
1 Opportunity Lost by SummersWolfe Serena loses the opportunity to be with the one she loves.
T, English, Tragedy & Drama, words: 720, 11/4/2019, Serena C., Bernie W.
8 Steps Away by IseultLaBelle Post Divine Justice/Hope Is A Powerful Drug. Ange receives a late-night text from an emotional Chloe. Chloe worries about upsetting her mum. Contains references to rape, post-rape trauma syndrome and allusions to self harm. Hopefully with some lighter mother/daughter cute moments too.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 10k+, favs: 4, follows: 3, 11/2/2019, Angel G., Chloe G.