home cooking A quiet moment with Samantha's parents at home after a big, home-cooked meal. A little calm family time is long overdue for Shepard and Samantha. One-shot based on a prompt.
Mass Effect, K, English, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 7/2, [Samantha T., Shepard]
background noise A post-ME1 fic that chronicles the first time Commander Shepard encountered a fresh-faced Lieutenant named Samantha Traynor. On Arcturus Station, a grand gala is starting to celebrate the end of the Eden Prime War. One-shot based on a prompt.
Mass Effect, K, English, Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 1, 7/2, Shepard, Samantha T.
2 care package The Normandy crew is supposed to be on shore leave. Except a nosey Comms Specialist came back early to find Commander Annelise Shepard. All alone. Using her console at the galaxy map. Such an insult cannot be left unnoticed. But Shepard does have a very good reason for touching Sam's stuff. Cover art by Herssian.
Mass Effect, K, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 11, follows: 3, 8/13/2019, [Samantha T., Shepard]
575Queen's Gambit Accepted » Specialist Samantha Traynor, one of the Alliance's best and brightest, was relatively content working in Alliance R&D. But then... the Reapers came. Full of action, profanity, sarcasm, friendship, and gripping chess matches that will leave you breathless. Ch 31: Sam suffers through PT but creates a better way to have deeper conversations with Shepard.
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Friendship, chapters: 31, words: 216k+, favs: 547, follows: 734, updated: 8/9/2019 published: 11/1/2012, [Samantha T., Shepard] Ashley W., Liara T'Soni
12not just friends (but what i want most) » A series spanning season 1 of gap filler between episodes as a continuation of my previous "Just Friends" series after Waverly/Nicole are together. Switching perspective between Nicole and Waverly as the idea/situation allows in different stages of their relationship.
Wynonna Earp, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 7, words: 54k+, favs: 34, follows: 47, updated: 1/21/2018 published: 10/24/2017, [N. Haught, Waverly E.]
Small World » Wherein our buddy Jeremy finds himself a boyfriend in an unexpected place. Intended to feel like an episode of the show contained in one unit. Full of Revenants, snappy dialogue, a crazy pregnant chick with a gun, one weird dude who is more than he seems, and a little bit of cute Wayhaught. (Jammed into the middle of the season 2 timeline). Cover art by Iddstar.
Wynonna Earp, T, English, Supernatural & Drama, chapters: 4, words: 17k+, favs: 2, follows: 4, 12/3/2017
5 bird's opening Ren and Fishbone76 put their heads together to give you this drabble of the ultimate chess match between Samantha Traynor and Tali'Zorah Vas Normandy. The Bird's Opening is the 6th most popular opening and is a very aggressive chess move. Cover image by Fishbone76 (check out her DeviantArt gallery for the full image!)
Mass Effect, K, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 8, follows: 2, 11/26/2017, [Samantha T., Shepard] [Tali'Zorah, Garrus V.]
17 Downtime Drabbles » Shortfic dumping ground for all the Mass Effect fluff-trash rolling around in my head, as well as prompt requests from my Tumblr. Come for the sarcastic banter, stay for even more sarcastic banter. T rating for language. Mostly FemShep/Traynor with other pairings as the prompt requires. FemShep/Thane recently added in Chapter 6. Cover art by Herssian.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Sci-Fi, chapters: 8, words: 16k+, favs: 13, follows: 15, updated: 11/18/2017 published: 11/8/2016, [Samantha T., Shepard] Thane K.
1 just friends (sure, whatever you want) » What if Waverly and Nicole did try to be friends for a little while after their fight in Nicole's cruiser? A series of totally Not Dates between two Just Friends. Sure. Right. Canon-adjacent exploration around 1x09. Cross-posted from AO3. Series complete as of Chapter 5.
Wynonna Earp, T, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 5, words: 22k+, favs: 40, follows: 16, updated: 10/29/2017 published: 10/24/2017, [Waverly E., N. Haught]
4 The Interview Samantha Traynor begrudgingly agrees to join a few fellow Normandy crewmates being interviewed by Diana Allers on the Citadel. The night kiiiiiind of gets away from all of them, but especially Sam. Cover art by Fishbone76.
Mass Effect, K+, English, Humor & Friendship, words: 6k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, 7/2/2017, [Samantha T., Shepard] Steven C., Diana A.
7 Thanks, princess I'm not the only one who forgot Shepard's birthday. Hopefully Shepard will forgive Samantha. Takes place post-ME3 ending. Short, fluffy birthday antics.
Mass Effect, K, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 22, follows: 9, 4/12/2017, [Samantha T., Shepard]
17 Queen's Gambit Declined Before there was Samantha Traynor, there was Dr. Liara T'Soni in Annelise Shepard's life. But then... the Reapers came. Full of action, profanity, angst, friendship, and Shadow Brokering that will make your head spin. A parallel story to Queen's Gambit Accepted from Liara's point of view. Because, why not? Cover art by Fishbone76.
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, words: 6k+, favs: 25, follows: 20, 11/4/2014, [Samantha T., Shepard] Ashley W., Liara T'Soni
16 Pawn to d4 One-shot. After the Collector raid on Horizon three months ago, Samantha Traynor is finally ready to return to work... right when the galaxy is reintroduced to someone it thought it had lost: Commander Annelise Shepard. Full of talking, profanity, sarcasm, friendship, and endless conversations that will leave you breathless. Prequel/Prologue to Queen's Gambit Accepted.
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Humor, words: 4k+, favs: 43, follows: 15, 6/10/2013, Shepard, Samantha T.
23 DA:Unforgotten » M!Cousland/Leliana. The sequel/continuation of the events in DA:Reminiscent after the Warden's Sacrifice. Leliana undertakes a perilous journey to save her lost Warden's soul. Fluffy, angsty, and even some action, mostly from Leliana's POV with a smattering of the Warden's journal for detail.
Dragon Age, K+, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 12, words: 37k+, favs: 29, follows: 33, updated: 12/6/2012 published: 1/27/2012, [Cousland, Leliana]
84 Officially Unofficial » Series of M!Shep/Ashley ME3 talks taking place between the Citadel and the Final Battle. A supplement to the already existing scenes to explore their relationship. Talk and fluff. Some swears. Non-explicit adult content. Includes Extended Cut scenes, but not Leviathan, Citadel or Omega DLCs.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 17, words: 60k+, favs: 141, follows: 82, updated: 8/23/2012 published: 5/12/2012, [Ashley W., Shepard]
8 All the faults you left behind Post-Fallout 3 main story one-shot. Amata, the new Overseer of Vault 101, receives some terrible news and must enter the wastelands of Washington D.C. herself to find the answer. Will the man she cast out return to help? Some violence. Implied Amata/M!Lone Wanderer pairing in the past.
Fallout, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Sci-Fi, words: 3k+, favs: 34, follows: 8, 8/20/2012, Amata Almodovar, Lone Wanderer
10Ruthless Calculus » Renegade Engineer M!Shep. War is simple, it's everyone else who makes it difficult. Exploration of events spanning ME 1 through 3. Profanity, violence, and so far non-explicit adult content. UPDATE: This is in planning stages but not officially in progress.
Mass Effect, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 3, words: 5k+, favs: 14, follows: 10, updated: 6/9/2012 published: 4/7/2012, Shepard
9 Wait For My Signal » An added scene on the Mass Effect 3 canon ending, pre-Extended Cut, to bridge the gap between Shepard, Normandy and the rest of the galaxy during the final decision. Shepard gender and LI ambiguous to work for any of the main squadmates. First person POV via LI.
Mass Effect, K+, English, Sci-Fi & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 14, follows: 2, updated: 4/11/2012 published: 3/21/2012, Admiral Hackett, Joker
14 Idle Tears Short one-shot a few years after the Destroy ending of ME3. Things are never the same when you survive an ordeal like that. M!Shep/Ashley, from Ash's perspective. Brief profanity.
Mass Effect, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 24, follows: 5, 4/1/2012, [Ashley W., Shepard]
9 DA:Reminiscent » M!Cousland/Leliana. Retrospective look at the events that shaped their relationship, told mostly via Leliana's POV and the Warden's journal. Some alternate tweaking of events. T rating for small use of profanity and non-explicit adult content.
Dragon Age, T, English, Romance & Fantasy, chapters: 11, words: 26k+, favs: 35, follows: 5, updated: 1/9/2012 published: 12/20/2011, [Cousland, Leliana]