12The Most Happy » Marie may be Henry's Beatrix, but the story doesn't stop there. What happened to the rest of the happiest family in Christendom after we left them all behind? Series of one-shot sequels and missing scenes.
Tudors, K+, English, Family & Romance, chapters: 7, words: 5k+, favs: 35, follows: 30, updated: 5/1 published: 6/4/2015, King Henry VIII, Mary Boleyn, OC
63 Albion In Flames » Albion, 1536. Queen Anne and King James have reigned together in peace for over a decade. Their daughters are now women, and the Succession seems assured. But the proud Lady Arabella has no intention of letting her sister succeed unopposed. When tragedy strikes, will the legacy the monarchs of Albion fought so hard to uphold survive? Or will it go up in flames?
Tudors, T, English, Family & Tragedy, chapters: 21, words: 51k+, favs: 39, follows: 36, updated: 3/31 published: 2/1/2019
Kintsugi Francis 'Frank' Longbottom will never be Andromeda's first choice. He knows that. But when circumstances transpire to see them wed mid-way through their Sixth Year, they have no choice but to begin to build something...something shattered and mismatched, but no less beautiful for all that.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Tragedy, words: 3k+, favs: 6, follows: 3, 7/18/2020, Frank L., Andromeda T.
48Unto Us A Boy Is Born » What if Sybil had had a twin brother? What if there had been four Crawley girls, not three? What if Mary had never been intended to marry Patrick? These interconnected one-shots are snapshots of a world where the answer to all three of these questions is yes. Enjoy!
Downton Abbey, K+, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 10, words: 13k+, favs: 29, follows: 37, updated: 4/27/2020 published: 10/1/2019, Robert C., Mary C., Sybil C., OC
16Sanctioned By God In August 1533, Anne gives birth to not one, but four living children. Reeling in this new world, the Lady Mary has no choice but to come to terms with the idea that her father's new marriage may, after all, be sanctioned by God.
Tudors, K+, English, Tragedy & Family, words: 2k+, favs: 45, follows: 41, 4/2/2020, Princess Mary
4All Things To All People Jo is the central character in Louisa Alcott's 'Little Women'. But is she really the glue that holds her family together? My musings on Beth March having watched the new adaptation of 'Little Women'. No plot, just a character study. Marked as incomplete because I may add stories about life after Beth as the mood strikes.
Little Women, K+, English, Family, words: 1k+, favs: 7, follows: 6, 1/17/2020, Beth M.
31Spes Patriae » When Edward of Clarence dies alongside his cousin of Middleham in 1484, and Anne Neville escapes both death and Bosworth by the skin of her teeth, no one can imagine the long-term effects on English history. Inspired by a discussion on Alternate History Discussion.
Tudors, T, English, Family & Tragedy, chapters: 10, words: 15k+, favs: 34, follows: 32, updated: 11/30/2019 published: 1/28/2019
3 Pampered Princess Eighteen months ago, the Ministry implemented a Marriage Law. Hermione is now six months pregnant with Draco's first child. She is thoroughly enjoying having Narcissa Malfoy wait on her hand and foot. Silly slice-of-life fic that wouldn't leave me alone.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 967, favs: 15, follows: 9, 11/8/2019, Hermione G., Narcissa M.
4Bastard Slips Take Root "King Edward is dead. Long Live King Henry IX!" A diplomatic trip to Ferrara in 1535 is enough to save Henry Fitzroy's life. The following years catapult him to somewhere he never thought he'd be. The throne.
Tudors, T, English, Family & Drama, words: 5k+, favs: 18, follows: 7, 7/15/2019
71The Beaufort Prince » In June 1519, Mistress Elizabeth Blount gives birth to a healthy baby girl. A few years later, Lady Mary Carey nee Boleyn births a bouncing baby boy. Two seemingly simple events change England forever.
Tudors, T, English, Family, chapters: 10, words: 19k+, favs: 103, follows: 119, updated: 5/29/2019 published: 12/18/2018, King Henry VIII, Cardinal Wolsey, Elizabeth Blount, Mary Boleyn
2 Tummy Troubles At two, Draco and Flavia Malfoy are quite old enough to have been handed into a nanny's care. Draco, indeed, has even learnt to use the potty. The same cannot, however, be said for his little sister. Sequel to Screams In The Night
Harry Potter, K+, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 5, 5/25/2019, Draco M., OC
7 Screams In The Night » In a world where Draco has a twin sister, Narcissa Malfoy spends many a night being run ragged by her babies. This is one of those nights.
Harry Potter, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 19, follows: 14, updated: 4/20/2019 published: 4/18/2019, Draco M., Narcissa M., OC
4 White Flowers of England "They are both middle children, forever doomed to be overshadowed by siblings both older and younger. They both know what it is to feel as though they're not good enough, will never quite measure up." Or rather, how an arranged marriage brings about the most celebrated partnership in all of Europe.
Tudors, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 6k+, favs: 41, follows: 19, 2/15/2019
284 Lionesses Regnant » What if it wasn't the men in charge in the 15th century, but rather the women? If girls were more prized than boys? What if the Wars of the Roses had never happened; if it had been the Howards in charge rather than the Tudors? How would history have changed then? NB: While the ideas in this story might be mine, the historical characters and people most certainly are not!
Tudors, T, English, Family & Tragedy, chapters: 52, words: 177k+, favs: 147, follows: 150, updated: 2/1/2019 published: 9/14/2015
4 Third Time's the Charm Ages and Ages Hence/I took the road less travelled. Summer 1532. King Henry falls from his horse while visiting the Duke of Norfolk and is tended by his eldest daughter Katherine. The rest, they say, is history. Will Henry's third Katherine finally turn out to be his lucky charm? Will he finally get the Prince he so craves? Loose Challenge Response. Sixth in my Six Brides Series.
Tudors, K+, English, Family & Angst, words: 5k+, favs: 14, follows: 9, 8/14/2018, King Henry VIII, Catherine Howard
6 Deus Vult "Ages and Ages Hence/I took the road less travelled" When William, Prince of Wales dies, he leaves behind him a fiancee who is utterly convinced that it is her destiny to be Queen of England, no matter what. Unfortunately for Henry, that means he's the one who'll have to deal with her. Loose challenge response. Fifth in a series.
Tudors, T, English, Family & Tragedy, words: 5k+, favs: 20, follows: 12, 8/8/2018, King Henry VIII, Catherine of Aragon, OC
12 Margaret's Prince What if Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend had eloped to Scotland in Season 1? What if Margaret had got her Prince after all?
Crown, K+, English, Romance & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 25, follows: 8, 3/15/2018, Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret, Peter T.
1 In the Court of the Crimson King It is Christmas 1422, and Henry V of England has just succeeded his father-in-law as King of France. Triumphant, he summons his wife, Queen Katherine, to join him at Troyes. Unbeknown to him, she too is currently playing her part in securing the Lancastrian dynasty. Inspired by Anne O'Brien's 'The Forbidden Queen', which isn't mine!
Misc. Books, K+, English, Family & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 10, follows: 7, 12/24/2017
6 Three Summer Queen Ages and Ages Hence [...]/I took the road less travelled." In 1524, King Henry is almost mad with grief for his late son, the Prince of Wales. When he visits his young daughter, the Princess Mary, at Woodstock, she and her favourite maid decide to help him - and possibly secure Her Highness a new mother in the process. Loose Challenge response. Fourth in the 'Six Brides' series.
Tudors, T, English, Family & Tragedy, words: 5k+, favs: 47, follows: 24, 11/19/2017, King Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Charles Brandon, Princess Mary
5 Queen of the May "Ages and Ages Hence [...]/I took the road less travelled." King Henry of England might be one of the most powerful monarchs in Christendom, but even he isn't invulnerable. Especially not when unnatural forces are at work. Will he ever escape the influence of his Queen of the May? Loose challenge response. Third in the Six Brides Series.
Tudors, T, English, Supernatural & Tragedy, words: 5k+, favs: 17, follows: 7, 11/15/2017, King Henry VIII, Jane Seymour, Thomas Seymour