7 Fishing by Sarcastic Sci-Fi Writer Jack O'Neill never cared much about his birthday, but it was the perfect day to try get some fishing in. Too bad rain and babysitting derailed those plans.
Stargate: SG-1, K+, English, Family, words: 1k+, favs: 6, follows: 1, 3/29, Cassandra F., J. O'Neill
144Battle Armour » by the crooked typewriter Arthur wears the armour and runs into battle. Merlin fixes each piece when its over. That's the way it's always been. And yet, Merlin's the one riddled with scars, and Arthur seems to be the only one that keeps noticing.
Merlin, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 12, words: 66k+, favs: 207, follows: 278, updated: 2/8 published: 7/21/2019, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Gwaine
6 Ambush » by s0mmerspr0ssen Gen fic, no slash: Arthur, Merlin, a group of bandits and impossible odds - business as usual in Camelot. Except this time, Merlin gets mortally wounded and Arthur has to helplessly watch his best friend bleed out on the forest floor. As he is hauled away to be ransomed, Arthur is haunted by two thoughts: One, Merlin is dead. Two, this is all his fault.
Merlin, T, English, Friendship & Angst, chapters: 6, words: 12k+, favs: 44, follows: 15, 1/18, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
A Bitter Choice » by Fries and Goldfish Merlin is captured by Morgana and tortured. Arthur sets out to rescue him, but difficulties arise along the way. AU occurring between seasons 3 and 4.
Merlin, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 6, words: 12k+, favs: 14, follows: 6, 11/5/2022, Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
407 Winter's Chill » by Allithea This picks up at the end of season 3 with the full complement of knights... While Arthur struggles managing his duties to the kingdom and to his ailing father, Merlin's life is turned upside down by a mysterious illness and his mother's deepest secret. An enemy approaches, ever closer, with dark magic. Includes Lancelot, Gwaine, Percival, Leon, Uther and Gwen.
Merlin, T, English, Adventure & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 38, words: 102k+, favs: 540, follows: 687, updated: 9/7/2022 published: 12/4/2011, Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot, Gwaine
61 The Safest Road To Hell » by scifi-karis When mysterious aliens kidnap Sheppard and use him to try and take over Atlantis, it's up to the team to save him. Inspired by "The Daedalus Variations," this is the AU take on what the team was doing fighting the aliens on one of the Daedalus ships in the alternate timeline. Lots of Shep whump and team angst to follow ...
Stargate: Atlantis, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 20, words: 41k+, favs: 14, follows: 11, updated: 9/4/2022 published: 7/11/2022, Rodney M., John S., Teyla E., Ronon D.
20In The Line Of Duty » by Ice Girl on Fire It was just supposed to be a normal hunting trip. But you know how troublesome they always turned out to be. Featuring Merlin, King Arthur, Sirs Gwaine, Lancelot, Percival, Leon and Elyan. Another one of those captivity fics. Magic-reveal if you want it to be.
Merlin, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 20, words: 8k+, favs: 39, follows: 36, updated: 6/10/2022 published: 10/9/2021, Merlin, Arthur, Lancelot, Gwaine
3 Growing Pains by bluedragon03 In the wake of the reveal of Merlin's magic camelot, and merlin in particular, experience some growing pains
Merlin, K, English, Humor & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 36, follows: 13, 5/27/2022, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Gwaine
55I Never Noticed » by wildafuller A series of times when Arthur realized that Merlin was hurting. (scar reveal, magic reveal)
Merlin, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 21, words: 28k+, favs: 92, follows: 87, updated: 2/18/2022 published: 3/23/2021, Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Freya
9 After You Died by Thoseeyesoh Sheppard and Carson are taken hostage with Carson taking the blame for Sheppard getting hurt. Might contain upsetting scenes for some. A one-shot. NOT A DEATH FIC!
Stargate: Atlantis, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 7k+, favs: 15, follows: 2, 2/6/2022, John S., Carson B.
4 Five Times Evan Lorne Didn't Take Care of Himself » by minnicoops Five times Evan Lorne didn't take care of himself, plus one time he did. Self indulgent whump fic, because I like to see Lorne suffer.
Stargate: Atlantis, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 6, words: 9k+, favs: 16, follows: 1, 1/10/2022, John S., Teyla E., Carson B., E. Lorne
34 Unbreakable » by scifi-karis Following the events in Common Ground, this story explores what might have happened if Sheppard's team had shown up to rescue him five minutes too late. Kolya's wrath knows no bounds, and Sheppard's fate lies in his hands. Dark themes exploring torture, angst, and lots of Shep whump. Read with caution.
Stargate: Atlantis, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 7, words: 14k+, favs: 26, follows: 14, updated: 12/21/2021 published: 12/8/2021, John S., A. Kolya
4 Spectacle(s) » by OrionLady Five times Jack pushes up Daniel's glasses for him and one time Daniel returns the favour. (This is a story about glasses but really it's a story about emotions. And really those emotions are about Jack and Daniel learning they'll always need each other.)
Stargate: SG-1, K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 6, words: 20k+, favs: 19, follows: 5, updated: 12/1/2021 published: 11/3/2021, D. Jackson, J. O'Neill
38Shackles of Destiny » by FireCacodemon Destiny has been crushing Merlin for far too long. Gaius has noticed but can't help, Arthur's noticed (but not understood) but Mordred's had enough of the cold shoulder from Merlin and wants to help. The only way to help is to venture into Merlin's mind and possible soul, there's just one problem…Magic is outlawed.
Merlin, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 8, words: 18k+, favs: 50, follows: 73, updated: 8/18/2021 published: 2/28/2021, Merlin, Arthur, Mordred
85 You're not alone » by SuperMom1 "I'm not ready to ascend Teer and I don't think I ever will be". John remembered the last words that he had spoken to Teer and given the circumstances he now found himself in, he wished he'd taken her up on the offer when he had the chance. A Strange test of endurance, a Wraith infested planet all add up to a very bad day for John and his team and whump and angst ensue.
Stargate: Atlantis, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 15, words: 67k+, favs: 19, follows: 21, updated: 6/24/2021 published: 4/29/2021, Elizabeth W., John S., Teyla E., Carson B.
5 The ghost of Camelot by Ms. Dragon Reader "I do, Sire. It about Merlin. I fear he's gone mad." Arthur wakes up one night to be informed by his knight that Merlin is speaking to the dead blaming himself for their death. But Merlin has nothing to be guilty about. Does he? (One-shot)
Merlin, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 50, follows: 20, 5/30/2021, Merlin, Arthur, The Great Dragon/Kilgharrah, Gaius
79 Stay » by Needing-To-Shut-Up-But-Unable He thought he was screaming, but he did not know, as he heard nothing, felt nothing but the pain, saw nothing but the blackness and as sudden as it had started, it ended, leaving him with a single whispered word: stay.
Stargate: Atlantis, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Mystery, chapters: 29, words: 31k+, favs: 24, follows: 47, updated: 4/1/2021 published: 1/1/2018, Rodney M., John S., Carson B., E. Lorne
4The Dragon's Wrath » by Abdcedfhijklmnopqrstuvwxyz Directionless, grieving, and convinced he is guilty of all the deaths caused by the dragon's attacks, Merlin struggles to navigate life as a servant in a kingdom where his mere existence is illegal and-he is beginning to fear-likely to remain so forever. (H/C and Angst w/ happy ending, Merlin whump, and Reveal!Fic)
Merlin, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 5, words: 15k+, favs: 23, follows: 29, updated: 3/30/2021 published: 3/23/2021, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere
19The life and times of Merlin Ambrosious » by WriterEnthroned The Knights of the Round table, Arthur and Gaius gather round to watch Merlin's life before and during his time on Camelot. NOT canon compliant. Reveal!fic OOC Merlin
Merlin, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 7, words: 11k+, favs: 75, follows: 82, updated: 3/21/2021 published: 12/27/2020, Freya, Merlin, Gaius, Arthur
83 The Diary » by ADraconicScribe Arthur's worried about Merlin. The servant's been off for a while now, and he won't tell the prince why. So when Arthur comes across his journal, he begins to read it, hoping to discover what's plaguing Merlin. Instead, he finds out his servant's been hiding more than what's upsetting him (a sort of "watching the show" fic). Meanwhile, Morgana stirs. BAMF!Merlin
Merlin, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 13, words: 125k+, favs: 178, follows: 147, updated: 2/7/2021 published: 10/26/2020, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen/Guinevere, Lancelot