35Original Sin » Sometimes, one decision can change the entire tapestry of a person's life. And when Erin decides to share a cab with Aaron following the Adrian Bale case, she finds her life rapidly turning into something she never expected.
Criminal Minds, M, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 68, words: 92k+, favs: 13, follows: 11, updated: 13h published: 7/9, A. Hotchner/Hotch, D. Rossi, Erin S.
71 Ring of Peonies » After Haley's brutal death, Hotch heads to Rossi's cabin to find some peace and healing with his family. A strange statue across the lake proves to him that magic is real, and love can take root in his heart once more.
Criminal Minds, T, English, Fantasy & Romance, chapters: 34, words: 45k+, favs: 11, follows: 8, updated: 10/26 published: 4/21, [A. Hotchner/Hotch, Erin S.] P. Garcia, Jessica B.
2 Happily Haunted Penelope wants to bring everyone together for some happy news, and she figured the best way to do that was with a murder mystery escape room. But will everything work out as she planned?
Criminal Minds, T, English, Suspense & Romance, words: 5k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, 10/26, A. Hotchner/Hotch, P. Garcia, D. Rossi, S. Reid
1 Calamitous, Insurmountable, Grief Erin receives a letter from her daughter, telling her that not only will she not be able to come visit that summer, but she also, accidentally, told Alex Blake that she was still alive. And somehow, Erin knows that her life is about to change once more.
Criminal Minds, M, English, Drama & Romance, words: 5k+, 10/23, Erin S., Alex B.
Brittle Heart Erin finds herself introspective as she and Penelope prepare to visit her daughter's graveside. Though a surprise visitor leads to some sense of healing for them all.
Criminal Minds, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 3k+, favs: 2, 10/19, [Erin S., P. Garcia] D. Rossi
1 Lead Me To the Garden Erin decides that the perfect time to announce that she's still alive and coming out of WitSec at Alex's retirement party. Will things go as she planned and hoped?
Criminal Minds, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 4k+, follows: 2, 10/13, [Erin S., Alex B.]
1 Pleasures Banish Pain Penelope just thought she was going over to Rossi's place for scotch and good music. She had no idea the pleasures he had in mind to help ease the sorrows from her heart.
Criminal Minds, M, English, Romance & Humor, words: 5k+, favs: 6, follows: 3, 10/9, [D. Rossi, Erin S.] P. Garcia
1 Phantasmagoria When Erin and Doctor Reid end up at the same Halloween event, she wonders just how the evening will end.
Criminal Minds, T, English, Drama & Suspense, words: 3k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, 10/6, S. Reid, Erin S.
27In Tangier » When Rossi whisks away the team for an exotic two week trip to Morocco, new pairings are formed in the team, as per his orders. Erin finds herself paired up with Spencer, and she wonders what this fortnight will bring them. Written for the CCOAC vacation challenge.
Criminal Minds, M, English, Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 27, words: 36k+, favs: 28, follows: 41, updated: 10/2 published: 1/18/2013, Erin S., S. Reid
1 Faithless Love Erin finds herself with a choice to make when she wakes up in the hospital after John Curtis tries to kill her.
Criminal Minds, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, words: 3k+, favs: 2, 9/28, D. Rossi, Erin S., Alex B.
61 A Cold Heart Turns » When Erin takes a very drastic step to end the pain she's in, will Dave be able to save her from the ghosts and demons that haunt her before it's too late?
Criminal Minds, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Tragedy, chapters: 40, words: 67k+, favs: 20, follows: 34, updated: 9/25 published: 3/13/2012, D. Rossi, Erin S.
1 Hiding In the Closet Erin finds herself with the opportunity to make amends with Alex, and she takes the moment for all its worth.
Criminal Minds, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 3k+, 9/22, Erin S., Alex B.
2 Something Told the Wild Geese When Erin comes home from WitSec, the only person she can think of to pick her up from the airport is Derek Morgan. Will their reconnection lead to something more?
Criminal Minds, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 9/18, D. Morgan, P. Garcia, Erin S.
14 Loose Lips » Penelope has long known that the best office gossip came from the most unlikely source - one Aaron Hotchner. He tells her things that no one else knows, and she keeps them to herself, knowing that some things are better left unsaid. Can her friendship with him lead to a happy ending for everyone at the BAU?
Criminal Minds, T, English, Humor & Drama, chapters: 15, words: 19k+, favs: 20, follows: 30, updated: 9/15 published: 1/14/2013, A. Hotchner/Hotch, P. Garcia
2 Making It Count After spending months talking to someone online, Penelope finds the friendship healing the broken parts of her heart. But when she finds out who she's lost her heart to, will she be able to make it count?
Criminal Minds, T, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, 9/11, P. Garcia, Alex B., L. Alvez
36The Callouses That Lovers Earn » Henrik was faced with a choice, in the days following his walk into the lake. He could either follow John's advice and not tell Roxanna, pushing her away from him to focus on his studies. Or he could let her in on what he was going through, trusting her to not reject him. This time, he chooses to take that leap of faith in her. A/U
Holby City, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 79, words: 103k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, updated: 9/8 published: 11/2/2018, H. Hanssen, Serena C., J. Gaskell, Roxanna M.
1Caught By the Ghosts In My Machine Penelope finally hits her breaking point, finding herself overwhelmed by change. And the only person she can imagine turning to is someone she hasn't seen in years, Alex Blake.
Criminal Minds, T, English, Drama & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 2, follows: 4, 9/7, P. Garcia, Alex B.
1 Great Ambitions Hermione receives an unexpected visitor, and they commiserate about the way their lives have turned out.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Tragedy, words: 1k+, favs: 9, follows: 5, 9/2, Hermione G., Severus S.
1 Here In Your Doorway Erin finds that she can't be away from her former life any longer, and turns to the one person she hopes she can start anew with, Alex Blake.
Criminal Minds, T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, words: 6k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, 8/18, Erin S., Alex B.
22I Have So Much to Gain » Erin Strauss would never have revealed her hand to anyone in the BAU before rehab. But a chance encounter with Emily on the elevator on her return to work sees her doing just that. Can both woman move past their demons to something better? CCOAC #17
Criminal Minds, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Drama, chapters: 12, words: 34k+, favs: 18, follows: 27, updated: 8/17 published: 1/13/2012, Erin S., E. Prentiss