135The Long and Winding Road » by Stellaluna.3 Rory had long rationalized her relationship with Jess down to a combination of misdirected friendship and teenage lust, and she was sure he felt the same way. So when he suddenly goes silent after she sends him her latest chapter, she's not expecting what she finds when she tracks him down. And now nothing will ever be the same. A prelude to "Daddy Shark."
Gilmore Girls, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 10, words: 53k+, favs: 83, follows: 123, updated: 5/31 published: 8/1/2019, Rory G., Jess M.
74 Poems Written Before Climbing Down a Fire Escape » by MrsMess "Can you believe that you and I are like roommates now? How did that happen?" He shrugs, decides to be kind. "Fate." She smiles broadly. "Must be." She shakes her head. "What do you say? Friends?" "It's what we've always been as far as I'm concerned." Roommate AU
Gilmore Girls, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 12, words: 66k+, favs: 56, follows: 34, updated: 3/11/2020 published: 2/1/2020, Rory G., Jess M.
8Now Your Mess Is Mine » by sofaritsalright Jess arrives back in Stars Hollow with an aching in his chest and the seemingly impossible task of saving Rory Gilmore from going off the deep end. (Or: an AYITL rewrite where Literati gets the love and attention they deserve.)
Gilmore Girls, T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 21, follows: 38, updated: 1/11/2020 published: 11/24/2019, Rory G., Jess M.
61 2,000 Miles Together » by Lolitsme2147 A broken motorcycle, a flat tire, some nice popcorn chicken and a decapitated president bobble head. Road trip anyone? AU and pretty OOC. [Literati]
Gilmore Girls, M, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 9, words: 36k+, favs: 45, follows: 35, updated: 9/14/2018 published: 4/1/2018, Rory G., Jess M.
115 Officially Married » by CoffeeDrinker Complete. A look at Luke and Lorelai's first year of marriage, picking up immediately after their wedding in the revival... L & L work on their communication issues, Lorelai prepares to open the spa, and Rory gets ready to become a mother.
Gilmore Girls, M, English, chapters: 16, words: 114k+, favs: 72, follows: 62, updated: 3/3/2018 published: 5/27/2017, Lorelai G., Luke D.
35 Trouble » by MrsMess It is what is. But it is, and that's the thing. It doesn't have to be perfect, it just has to be real. What would the revival have been like if Rory and Jess got together before it? Starts in early fall of 2015 through 2016 to Luke and Lorelai's wedding. It's good, but not necessary to read Harvest Moon first as this is a continuation of it. Disclaimer: Very ship-centric.
Gilmore Girls, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 14, words: 48k+, favs: 113, follows: 56, updated: 1/3/2018 published: 12/20/2017, Lorelai G., Rory G., Luke D., Jess M.
32 Harvest Moon » by MrsMess Takes place before, and would derail some of the events of, the revival. Rory drives to Luke's fishing cabin for some time alone after Richard's death. Only she's not alone. When she arrives she finds Jess there, fixing the place up for Luke.
Gilmore Girls, M, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 5, words: 19k+, favs: 123, follows: 46, updated: 12/19/2017 published: 12/16/2017, Rory G., Jess M.
23 Carpe'ing the Diem » by Skinfull L/L: Luke and Lorelai are just friends but a new face in Stars Hollow prompts them both to reassess. So basically a fluffy smutty piece with way more sex than is probably healthy for a couple in a short space of time. That's what this site is for though right! Note Rating, definitely warranted. No Beta (would love one!), reviews encouraged. Completed offline, expect daily updates.
Gilmore Girls, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 22, words: 120k+, favs: 106, follows: 41, updated: 10/19/2014 published: 10/7/2014, Lorelai G., Luke D.
243Pulse » by Meredith-Grey It was like staring down the barrel of a gun or over the edge of some great height. The expanse is so broad yet totally singular; a cliff, a bullet, a face. Books and wit would never write the ending for her. Future Fic, Literati
Gilmore Girls, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 17, words: 72k+, favs: 103, follows: 133, updated: 9/21/2008 published: 8/19/2007, Jess M., Rory G.