3Worth Fighting For » by deathraptor22 The Brightwell Perfected AU no one asked for. In world where geneticly engineered humans are kept as pets by the rich and powerful, Vice cop Dani Powell borrows Malcolm, a tarnished pet with a troubled past for an undercover assignment. Having feelings for him wasn't part of the plan. Then again, Malcolm hadn't been expecting to fall in love with her either.
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 11, words: 100k+, favs: 5, follows: 11, updated: 12/5 published: 4/2, Malcolm B., Gil A., Jessica W., Dani P.
1 The Cage, the Fear, the Breath by Tegaladwen Episode Tag to 2x03: Alma Mater. What exactly happened when Gil investigated that fire alarm and found Malcolm in the glass vault, suffocating to death? And did he ever get to finish talking to him about it? Malcolm is Gil's kid in every way that matters, and almost losing him is worse than he ever could have imagined. Fulfills Bad Things Happen Bingo prompt: Running Out of Air.
T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 12/1, Malcolm B., Gil A.
12New beginnings and old habits » by Alex Verse Naberrie 3 years after season 2, Malcolm Bright was practically a free man with a mundane job in NYPD's archives. He still had his demons to fight, but when he was asked for advice regarding a serial killer from one of New York Hospitals, Bright truly believed that he got a new chance in his life. But all changed, when he met a medical consultant, with whom he would need to work.
T, English, Drama, chapters: 11, words: 18k+, favs: 1, follows: 6, updated: 11/9 published: 5/31, Malcolm B., Ainsley W., Martin W., Dani P.
3 Dani by Recklessnesspersonified In the aftermath of season 2 finale, an emotional take on Dani and Malcolm's reaction. One-shot. Canon.
T, English, Angst & Romance, words: 779, 10/23, Malcolm B., Dani P.
4Descended From Cain » by deathraptor22 A lost teenager girl and gruesome murder lead the team into a winding conspiracy and an out of context problem: Clones of the some of the most notorious serial killers in history. Cannon divergent because I started it during the summer/fall hiatus and clearly didn't anticipate a few things.
T, English, Mystery & Sci-Fi, chapters: 17, words: 116k+, favs: 7, follows: 9, updated: 9/25 published: 10/17/2020, Malcolm B., Gil A., Dani P., OC
1 I Need a Murder by SNAddict This is a short scene re-write of Episode 5 Season 1 "The Trip"
K, English, words: 634, favs: 1, 9/19, Malcolm B., Gil A., Jessica W.
2 The Day The World Stopped Turning by only-some-loser Twenty years later, Malcolm reflects on the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001.
K+, English, Angst & Tragedy, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 9/11, Malcolm B., Gil A., Jessica W.
The Price of Grief by Cornerofmadness Malcolm knows his time with the NYPD is over but when he becomes a suspect in a particularly heinous crime along with one of his few childhood friends, he can't sit back and not help the team save children who are being trafficked and killed.
T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 6k+, follows: 3, 9/10, Malcolm B., Gil A., JT Tarmel, Dani P.
12 Seven Devils » by MissScorp Bright has been acting more Bright than usual. Always a bad sign. None of them, however, were aware of how bad a sign it was until things go horribly wrong and leave Bright fighting for his life. Tagged to Season 2x01 but is a divergent from the canon plot of season two (meaning nothing from season two happens here). *Complete*
T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 12, words: 27k+, favs: 12, follows: 8, updated: 8/28 published: 2/28, [Malcolm B., OC] JT Tarmel, Dani P.
1 Not so alone after all by cutiesonthehorizon Missing scene for 1x11 Time Alone. What happened, when Gil arrived to the house? A little bit of Malcolm whump and some angst for everyone else.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 5k+, favs: 11, follows: 1, 7/19, Malcolm B., Gil A., Jessica W.
1 Sanctuary by dustytiger A little look at the life Malcolm and Dani could have with their daughter with a side of dinner with Gil and Jessica. Stand alone AUish cause it doesn't deal with the finale.
T, English, Romance & Family, words: 2k+, favs: 2, 7/6, Malcolm B., Gil A., Jessica W., Dani P.
2 Send Me to Jail by ibehappy4ever After the tragic season 2 finale. Malcolm has murdered his father and is facing the consequences. Gil is there to help.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 4, 6/28, Malcolm B., Gil A.
7Broken » by poxelda Heavy spoiler warning! Picks up where the finale left. Warning for suicide content and language. Lots of emotions, hurt and comfort. Enjoy.
T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 5k+, favs: 7, follows: 11, 6/24
2 A Little Bit Faster by only-some-loser Even if he can't get to Ms. Windsor in time, he has to try. The explosion disagrees, as do both Ainsley and Gil. The shrapnel that litters his body seems to have an opinion as well. (AU tag to 2x05, Bad Manners)
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 2k+, favs: 3, 6/16, Malcolm B., Gil A., Ainsley W.
4 Self Destruction by ArtistHeart Malcolm wakes up in the bathroom covered in blood after a night terror, and Dani is the first person he calls. An obscene amount of stitches and several shots of whiskey later, Malcolm comes to terms with just how lucky he is to have friends like his.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 3k+, favs: 11, follows: 2, 6/13, Malcolm B., Gil A., Dani P., Edris T.
Who You Are is Not Where You've Been (You're Still an Innocent) » by EleKat The girl in the box is gone, but Malcolm has infinite demons lurking in the corners of his mind. The worst month of memories is here for Jessica, and her own demons are flaring up again. Estelle Lefevre is simply trying to live in New York, it's not her fault bad things keep happening. Oh, and add a series of murders into the mix. Cross-posted on Ao3. High T bordering on M
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Crime, chapters: 3, words: 11k+, follows: 1, updated: 6/9 published: 4/30, Malcolm B., Gil A., Jessica W., OC
2 Stress by ArtistHeart Night terrors, anxiety attacks, and stress induced stomach pains? Malcolm can feel himself slipping further into the darkness than normal. Luckily Dani is there to help him through it.
K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, 6/1, Malcolm B., Dani P.
1 No Innocent Escape by Tegaladwen Two months after his dad's arrest, all Malcolm can think about is the girl in the box. In order to better understand her plight, he climbs into the very same one. Trapped and unable to call for help, he feels like the world is closing in. Twenty years later, while working a case, he's faced with eerily similar circumstances. Gil is worried, and Malcolm isn't okay.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 4k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, 5/25, Malcolm B., Gil A., JT Tarmel, Dani P.
1Pillars by I-am-the-survivor The rate at which she's on her feet and running is dizzying. She almost rips her phone from the wall it's plugged into with her urgency to move. Her bare feet echo on the floors as she races down the hall. Her mother's scream still resonating in her mind makes her hate every step that she was too far from helping.
T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 5/22, Gil A., Ainsley W., Jessica W.
2 At the sea by Alex Verse Naberrie They were still on the boat, drifting near the coast on the dark sea with a night sky above, but Martin wasn't worried. He and his son were safe. [Ending of Episode 2x12 "Sun and Fun"]
T, English, Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 5, follows: 6, 5/19, Malcolm B., Martin W.
3 The Life Before Your Eyes by anyadoll The ending I want but definitely won't get. Bright deserves happiness. Brightwell.
T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, 5/18, Malcolm B., Dani P.
1 A bedtime story by Alex Verse Naberrie Bright was... tired, so tired. He had to look really miserable, because even Martin avoided speaking up to not cause him further distress. However, it was the silence, which was the most unbearable. "Tell me a story." Malcolm asked his father.[post 2x12]
T, English, Drama, words: 712, favs: 4, follows: 1, 5/17, Malcolm B., Martin W.
2Crazy, Stupid, Edrisa » by PixieDreamer21 After Malcolm leaves the morgue, Edrisa stands alone in her designer dress and rose petals and gets angry. She was sick and tired of being treated like crap.
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 6, words: 13k+, favs: 1, follows: 4, updated: 5/11 published: 4/16, Malcolm B., Edris T., OC
7Poppy Flowers » by oysteinsevag The appearance of an unexpected package leads to an introduction that will change the Whitley family fortunes. A mystery that takes place after 2x07.
T, English, Mystery, chapters: 6, words: 18k+, favs: 1, follows: 8, updated: 5/10 published: 3/25, Malcolm B., Gil A., Jessica W., Martin W.
2 Killing Type » by TryingCrying JT and Malcom work a case. Together. No one is particularly thrilled about it. But it goes fine. Until it doesn't. Until it really doesn't. Until JT finds himself trying to talk a panicked Malcom out from under a table. It really could have been worse, just not by much.
T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 10, follows: 3, 5/2, Malcolm B., JT Tarmel