3They All Lived Story 71: Through Autumn Rains » Aug-Oct 1991 - With the northern border quiet again, and relative peace, family elders Edward, Winry, Alphonse, and Elicia look forward to having family visit for the Resembool Harvest Festival, and being involved in some new festivities. Though internal turmoil still simmers, and some folks are having trouble moving forward. Fun, frights, and friction abound!
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 10, words: 66k+, favs: 3, follows: 5, updated: 11/29 published: 9/3
9 They All Lived Story 70: Snow Phoenix » Dec 1989-Jan 1991. When Alphonse's granddaughter gets caught in the middle of a Drachman civil war, what will Amestris be willing to do to rescue their civilians? Will they risk another war? Edward, Alphonse, and the family can't keep out of international drama when it threatens everything they love. After all, people can't come back from the dead. Or can they?
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 81, words: 509k+, favs: 11, follows: 7, updated: 9/27/2020 published: 12/3/2018
4 They All Lived Story 69: Growing Pains » June 1988 - October 1989 - In an ever more complicated world, Edward and Alphonse continue to be nosy, well-intentioned parts of the lives of their children and grand-children. How will the family deal with the loss of old friends, Winry's fame, an Auto-mail Convention, a wedding trying to avoid the paparazzi, adoptions, and scandalous infidelity?
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 15, words: 61k+, favs: 5, follows: 4, updated: 9/24/2018 published: 6/19/2018
2 They All Lived Story 68: Triskelion » Spring '86 to Summer of '87 Can Edward and Alphonse help save a Kartosian Alchemical relic from utter destruction? Adventure, teenage drama in the Fischer house, more great-grandchildren than you could ever need, and stray kittens await the Elrics in an eventful year-in-the-life.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 22, words: 91k+, favs: 9, follows: 2, updated: 7/21/2017 published: 1/10/2017
7 They All Lived Story 67: Shaking Things Up » March '85-February '86: Nothing stays quiet in the Elric family for long. Even Ed and Al can't take it easy dealing with the ups and downs, momentous family events, and the earth itself trying to get in the way of a nice family holiday. Relationships hit new points, and some will never be the same. What happens when one of the kids gets life-altering news?
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 29, words: 137k+, favs: 10, follows: 6, updated: 9/29/2016 published: 12/22/2015
6 They All Lived Story 66: To the Future » April-July 1984 In the aftermath of the Xing War, everyone is busy. Al's Granddaughter Minxia is finally marrying her long-patient Thrakos. Cal begins to heal long-suffered wounds, while many of the younger generation deal with new wounds as well as new adventures.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 18, words: 79k+, favs: 10, follows: 4, updated: 12/15/2015 published: 3/25/2015
17 They All Lived Story 65: Dynastic Succession » Feb-Apr 1984 The trail of the Hashman Syndicate leads to international drama and a coup in Xing. With the peace of the Empire and the safety of Amestris at stake, Amestris sends aid in multiple capacities. Will the Xian family retain control of the Xingese Throne? Will Ed, Al, and Winry be able to stop the Syndicate from using technology they hoped never to see again?
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 30, words: 131k+, favs: 10, follows: 7, updated: 3/4/2015 published: 2/11/2014
4 They All Lived Story 64: Type-Casting » Mar-Apr 1983. Sometimes a man has to be someone he isn't usually in order to make things happen. Sometimes, that challenge is in being himself. Several folks learn this as attempts are made by family and alchemists to start to move on with life. For some, that involves hunting down information on the Hashman Syndicate. Edward's grandson, Ian, learns a lesson in humility.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 4, words: 14k+, favs: 6, updated: 1/28/2014 published: 1/7/2014
7 They All Lived Story 63: Stricken » Sept '82 - Fall brings changes to the Elrics and their ever-growing extended family. In the midst of school, sports, jobs, and family time, when normalcy seems to have finally returned, events occur that with change things forever, in ways for which no one is prepared.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 3, words: 9k+, favs: 7, updated: 12/25/2013 published: 12/10/2013
14 They All Lived Story 62: On the Rocks » Jan '82- Apr '82 Cal and Alyse (Elric) Fischer's apparently 'charmed' life is not as calm as it seems; crazy schedules, parenting troubles, and middle-age trying to chase Cal down leave him wondering, where's the roguish alchemist of younger days? More importantly, does he have what it takes to pull his family together when inside and outside forces threaten to destroy it all?
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 11, words: 31k+, favs: 8, follows: 2, updated: 12/3/2013 published: 9/25/2013
16 They All Lived Story 61: Unprepared » May '78-Feb '80 Life gets quickly complicated for newly married Urey Elric, and as family drama unfolds, Edward steps in with his own experiences in the hopes of avoiding repeats of past mistakes.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 6, words: 18k+, favs: 7, updated: 9/17/2013 published: 8/13/2013
5 They All Lived Story 60: Shift in Perspective » Sept-Nov 1977. Edward's Grandson, Ian, must deal with a painful dose of reality that makes him look at family, friends, and life in new ways. His trauma brings up elements of Ed's past. Can Edward and Aldon help him get through it? Will Ian give up his acting career?
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 5, words: 21k+, favs: 7, follows: 1, updated: 8/7/2013 published: 7/8/2013
13 They All Lived Story 59: On the Road to Shamballa » March-May 1976. A time of growth and change in the extended Elric family. A girl with a mysterious past leads Edward, Alphonse, and others on an adventure to discover the answers to questions long left unanswered.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 12, words: 48k+, favs: 9, updated: 7/1/2013 published: 4/9/2013
10 They All Lived Story 58: Into the Whirlwind » Al's grand-daughter Minxia's school archaeological adventure to ancient ruins turns into drama, excitement, and danger, when their trip takes an unexpected turn, putting both Al and Minxia in mortal peril. Meanwhile, back home, village politics threatens to turn ugly as Ed's son Aldon makes a bid for mayor of Resembool, with Ed as his campaign manager!
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 13, words: 49k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, updated: 2/25/2013 published: 12/3/2012
21Movements » Too long to technically be drabbles, too short for much else, but each piece has it's own theme! Little glimpses into moments in life, thoughts, motivations. Edward's POV mostly so far, though others will pop in from time to time! Suggested themes/topics welcome!
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 18, words: 8k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, updated: 1/1/2013 published: 8/26/2008, Edward E.
14 They All Lived Story 57: From Drachma with Love » Summer 1973: When troubling rumors of taboo alchemy start coming out of Drachma, Edward and Alphonse lead an undercover team in to investigate. Meanwhile, the Amestrian delegation to the Drachma discovers Drachman politics is still a dangerous mire.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 18, words: 73k+, favs: 9, follows: 4, updated: 7/11/2012 published: 3/5/2012
1 They All Lived Story 56: Kids! » May-Dec 1972. Kids of all ages make life both interesting and complicated, whether it's dealing with the younger generation or the older. The Elric family deals with in-laws, infants, problems, and new adventures in the ups and downs of family life.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 6, words: 23k+, favs: 9, updated: 2/27/2012 published: 1/23/2012
3 They All Lived Story 55: Survival of » Oct 1971-Mar 1972. When disaster strikes Aerugo, Amestris sends humanitarian aid. Ed, Winry, Al, and family brave their Southern neighbor's borders to assist, but the Mustang family and many others face possible elimination by hidden dangers.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 12, words: 60k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, updated: 1/16/2012 published: 10/31/2011
8They All Lived: SPECIALS » Short stories, individual scenes, etc... from throughout the They All Lived story continuum that either wrote themselves afterward or did not fit within the main stories being written at the time, but are still important! Author's notes explain context.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 3, words: 14k+, favs: 7, follows: 2, updated: 11/24/2011 published: 8/20/2009, Edward E.
5 They All Lived Story 54: Tragic Comedy » May-July '71. Life is hectic for the Elrics as Edward watches two grandsons deal with teen angst over a girl and a play, and two others start off on the great adventure that is marriage. Best intentions and planning aside; life is not always smooth.
Fullmetal Alchemist, T, English, chapters: 5, words: 20k+, favs: 6, follows: 1, updated: 10/24/2011 published: 9/26/2011