8A Night at the Bronze » A series of oneshots involving a story arch where Willow and Tara began dating during high school. This captures little moments in their relationship along the way.
Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, M, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 3, words: 9k+, favs: 24, follows: 12, updated: 2/2/2013 published: 6/14/2012, Tara M., Willow R.
63Earthquakes » Willow remains addicted to dark magicks two years after Tara leaves her. When she gives birth to a daughter, the Scoobies care for the baby even as destruction spirals their lives out of control. Notes: Tara never died, spoilers through Season 6
Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 17, words: 28k+, favs: 44, follows: 69, updated: 12/30/2012 published: 10/3/2011, Willow R., Tara M.
3 Wait for the Dawn During the summer after Buffy's death Willow and Tara must renegotiate their changed lives and talk about the past and the future. They have a lot to talk about. But the needs of their relationship are complicated by grief, Dawn, and the Hellmouth. One shot.
Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, M, English, Angst & Romance, words: 4k+, favs: 14, follows: 3, 7/2/2012, Willow R., Tara M.
527Finding Faith » When Derek commits a terrible action, does his life come down to that single act? Should he be punished on the assumption that he can never be redeemed? Or does the opportunity for change still exist? Somewhat MerDer as characters determine that answer
Grey's Anatomy, T, English, Angst & Romance, chapters: 29, words: 55k+, favs: 103, follows: 136, updated: 2/14/2009 published: 7/7/2007
274Fairytales and Ferryboats » This is the sequel to Learning to Live, but reading that is not necesary. Essentially just a cute, fluffy MerDer wedding story with occasional plot. Great break from all the drama on this site and in the show.
Grey's Anatomy, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 14, words: 25k+, favs: 72, follows: 102, updated: 2/3/2008 published: 6/11/2007
514 Complications » This is kind of like Where the Boys Are expect Meredith and Christina come camping too. It is different than the show though and hopefully funny. MerDer mostly and some Bang
Grey's Anatomy, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 24, words: 36k+, favs: 250, follows: 188, updated: 12/2/2007 published: 2/20/2007
35 In the Basement In season 2 Let it Be Meredith and Derek both know billings is in the basement. Why do they know this? What happened in that basment? This is the answer. One shot set midlate season one when MerDer was happy. Obviously MerDer.
Grey's Anatomy, M, English, Romance & Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 73, follows: 12, 6/6/2007
380 Learning to Live » After Addison's sudden death, Meredith and Derek are left to pick up the pieces, and are faced with unexpected and overwhelming responsibility
Grey's Anatomy, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 31, words: 47k+, favs: 172, follows: 103, updated: 5/24/2007 published: 11/28/2006
38 McDreamy is Mine A feel better story after the finale. Derek and Meredith finally talk, a little late, but not too late. Lexie Grey is left confused, but Meredith finds some hope for her happily ever after.
Grey's Anatomy, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 37, follows: 15, 5/19/2007
98Just one Mistake » An encounter between Meredith and Derek in an on call room causes things to spiral out of control, changing their lives, and the lives of others forever. Set during the awkward period when Meredith and Derek try to be friends. Merder
Grey's Anatomy, T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 15, words: 14k+, favs: 71, follows: 80, updated: 1/2/2007 published: 9/7/2006