18And I See Fire, Blood In the Breeze (and I hope that you remember me) » All magic has a price. Captured by superstitious villagers after a Leshen's surprise attack, Geralt has to stay alive. He has to. Because Jaskier has forgotten everything about his time with the Witcher. Years. And all the bard knows is that the white-haired man is a monster and his enemy. Angst, hurt/comfort, capture, whump, torture, graphic injury, temporary amnesia, brothers
Witcher, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 8, words: 39k+, favs: 11, follows: 18, updated: 2/6 published: 10/8/2020, Dandelion, Geralt of Rivia
3Call of the White Wolf's Bard Vesemir happens upon a bard. He listens, worries, and follows him into the darkness. What he finds reminds him that 'brother' isn't a word exclusive to Witchers. Whump, hurt/comfort, no timeline, mixed TV/game cannon, no slash.
Witcher, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 2k+, favs: 9, follows: 4, 9/28/2020, Dandelion, Geralt of Rivia, Vesemir
1 Wind's Howling Geralt falls in battle. And Jaskier? Jaskier just falls. Angst with a happy ending, temporary character death, hurt/comfort, no timeline, mixed TV/game cannon, no slash.
Witcher, T, English, Angst & Family, words: 6k+, favs: 9, follows: 4, 9/28/2020, Dandelion, Geralt of Rivia
12 Life Imitating Art » Hank is the RK800 assigned to assist LT Connor Anderson on the deviancy case. Confronted with the young, intelligent, but suicidal detective, the android begins questioning his programming as he determines what makes life worth living. Father/Son dynamic, Connor Hank focused, Pacifist only. Reverse AU. Connor whump
Detroit: Become Human, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 11, words: 59k+, favs: 28, follows: 20, updated: 3/25/2020 published: 3/2/2020
2 Compromised After the Revolution, Hank waits for Connor at the Chicken Feed. When the deviant doesn't show, Hank finds him beaten and tortured within an inch of his life. When Markus unexpectedly arrives at Hank's home looking for the injured detective, everything spirals out of control. Connor has to revert to Cyberlife's original programming to save them all. Pacifist/Father/Son/Whump
Detroit: Become Human, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 28k+, favs: 30, follows: 13, 2/29/2020, Connor, Markus, Hank A.
3Escaping the Storm Revan dies at the hands of the Emperor, cloaked and buried in lightning. Then the vision ends, and he's awake on Rekkiad. Burdened with the knowledge of his failures but determined to save his friends, he begins the terrifying task of altering the future while trying to save the galaxy. AU but cannonical. A fix-it-fic for Revan: Star Wars Legends, The Old Republic.
Star Wars, T, English, Angst & Adventure, words: 6k+, favs: 12, follows: 15, 6/15/2019, Revan, Canderous O., Exile/Meetra Surik, Lord Scourge
3We Are the Storm » John and Jane Shepard are twins, soldiers, N7 operatives, and co-commanders on the SSV Normandy. When a milk run gives them a dead Spectre, it will take all their training to bring the galaxy through to the other side of the Reaper invasion. Slight AU. FemShep/Alenko, MaleShep/misc, mixed Paragon/Renegade.
Mass Effect, M, English, Adventure & Family, chapters: 2, words: 27k+, favs: 8, follows: 11, updated: 3/26/2019 published: 6/8/2018
5 Forms of Punishment Joker discovers Shepard put a gun in the hand of the Asari Huntress who killed his sister, and he violently demands the Commander answer for Hilary's death. Inspired by the conversation of the PTSD Soldier from Huerta Memorial, Aeian T'Goni. Late ME3, Paragon FemShep/Alenko. Language. TRIGGERS INSIDE. STRONG MATERIAL. READ WARNINGS.
Mass Effect, M, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 19k+, favs: 12, follows: 3, 10/14/2017, [J. Garson, Kaidan A.] Garrus V., Joker
6Computing Pi » This series of one-shots explores different ideas and questions in the series. See Shepard and team live, laugh, love, and blow things up. Various timelines, various relationships, and every chapter has its own rating and genre. All are Paragon FemShep unless otherwise noted, ME1 through Post ME3 Survival. Language. PROMPTS WELCOMED
Mass Effect, T, English, Family, chapters: 5, words: 9k+, favs: 4, follows: 6, updated: 9/5/2017 published: 8/28/2017, J. Garson
4 Cold Lonely Light The crowd's cheering, the lights are hot, and he realizes that this is what he traded his dad's freedom for. Stepping backstage, the sounds die, the air cools, and he knows it wasn't worth it. Character introspection. A little dark, nothing terrible. Quick and dirty. No beta.
Sing, 2016, T, English, Angst & Family, words: 2k+, favs: 19, follows: 6, 8/11/2017, Johnny, Big Daddy
9 Child of the Cosmos A mother is often faceless beside her child's accomplishments, hidden in history and time. Not always are they still, though. Five times Hannah Shepard had to shield her eyes to look at the bright, shining star that was her daughter. Paragon FemShep, Pre ME1 to Post ME3 Survival
Mass Effect, T, English, Family & Angst, words: 6k+, favs: 28, follows: 13, 5/26/2017, J. Garson, Hannah S.
3 Better-Than Drinks in the dim light illuminate more than the alcohol in the glass between Joker and Kaidan. A meeting pours the footers for the bridges that bring Shepard back to the Alliance. Set very late ME2, Paragon FemShep/Alenko, pure 3 game Shenko. Some language
Mass Effect, T, English, Angst & Friendship, words: 5k+, favs: 5, follows: 2, 3/3/2017, Kaidan A., Joker
4 Burn Out the Pain Staff Sergeant Rahna is called to assist with a medical emergency on Intai'sei. What she finds undoes fifteen years of prejudice. Paragon FemShep/Alenko, Shenko, very late ME1, hurt/comfort, some language
Mass Effect, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 5k+, favs: 9, follows: 4, 2/27/2017, [J. Garson, Kaidan A.]
3 Our Own Dragons When a bad reaction to a gas grenade makes Shepard relive a terrible memory, Kaidan finds himself on both ends of a gun. Paragon FemShep/Alenko, early Shenko, mid ME1, WARNING: Extremely disturbing subject material, some language
Mass Effect, M, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 15k+, favs: 12, follows: 4, 2/26/2017, [J. Garson, Kaidan A.]
4 Dark Cloud Shepard pushes Kaidan away with every weapon in her arsenal after the worst of Cerberus' controls over her comes to light. Angst, romance, emotional hurt/comfort. Post survival ME3, Paragon FemShep/Kaidan, overwhelming Shenko, some language, rated for paranoia
Mass Effect, M, English, Angst & Romance, words: 6k+, favs: 5, follows: 2, 2/17/2017, [J. Garson, Kaidan A.]
4 Broken Places A mission gone wrong leaves Kaidan and Shepard injured and alone in the dark. Paragon FemShep/Alenko, Shenko, mid ME3. Light language
Mass Effect, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 4k+, favs: 13, follows: 3, 2/16/2017, [J. Garson, Kaidan A.]
4 In Each Other Exactly why Jenkins had to stand up, saying, "That was awesome!" Why Alenko sent him flying, and what Shepard did about it. Or, why you shouldn't touch an L2's implant without asking. Ever. Pre-FemShep/Alenko, ends with fluffy Shenko, Language. Pre-ME1
Mass Effect, T, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 11, follows: 2, 2/15/2017, J. Garson, Kaidan A.
2 No Contracts, Just a Handshake Three times Kaidan met Shepard before he finally shook her hand and learned her name. An imagining of the lieutenant coming across the commander before the Normandy, immediately pre-ME1. FemShep, implied pre-Shenko. Language
Mass Effect, T, English, Friendship & Humor, words: 6k+, favs: 7, follows: 2, 2/15/2017, J. Garson, Kaidan A.
3 Oil on Canvas "If agony was a painting, it would be oil on canvas. It would be a sinking ship, or a dark street lit by electric lamps. It would be a woman dancing through a burning field. Maybe it would be Shepard dancing on Thessia." Kaidan is seriously wounded on assignment for Shepard. FemShep/Alenko, Shenko all the way, angst/hurt/comfort with a happy ending, post ME3 w/ survival
Mass Effect, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, 2/14/2017, [J. Garson, Kaidan A.]
8 Enough There's always another choice, and Shepard makes the Intelligence see it. Another rewritten ME3 ending, Paragon FemShep/Alenko, pure 3 game Shenko, angst, hurt/comfort. Language warning
Mass Effect, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 19k+, favs: 19, follows: 6, 2/13/2017, [J. Garson, Kaidan A.] [Garrus V., Tali'Zorah]