319Encounter in Venice » During a case, Shinichi encounters Ai, presumed dead, and meets a crew of eccentric people in Venice. Unravelling the mystery around them might help him close the door to his own past. But solving a case is not easy when one is consumed with guilt and an unacknowledged love...
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Mystery & Tragedy, chapters: 50, words: 246k+, favs: 132, follows: 136, updated: 6/18 published: 6/2/2006, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ai Haibara/Shiho M., Saguru H., Black Organization
1Beginnings, Endings, and the Corridors In-Between Summary: "Hate" is such a strong word, but no synonym will do. She hates the Beginnings (maybe because she dreads the Endings), every time a bit more… (snippets of Shinichi/Shiho interactions across a timespan of over seven million years; Prologue: magical girl Ai, Sahelanthropus tchadensis Shinichi)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Romance & Adventure, words: 718, favs: 1, follows: 4, 10/12/2020, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ran M., Ai Haibara/Shiho M.
4 Happy Ending A caterpillar didn't easily transform into a butterfly. If it wasn't eaten from the inside by parasitoids, it would turn liquid first before the butterfly emerged... (Eri-centric piece)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 7, follows: 1, 5/25/2020, Ran M., Kogoro M., Eri K.
4 Eurydice and the Snake » A (hopefully short) series of even shorter stories for Miyano Shiho and Kudo Shinichi, in their original forms as well as their shrunk forms, dedicated to friends who have inspired them...
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 14, follows: 4, 3/5/2020, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ai Haibara/Shiho M.
4 In the Mirror He didn't strike her as a shy person, whereupon she concluded that his restraint towards her must be the product of another, deeper reason she had yet to make out...
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 4, follows: 2, 12/19/2019, Ran M., Shuichi A./Subaru O.
4 Ninety Minutes of Snow » They have only ninety minutes to track and defeat the Boss before the bomb goes off (a tale about quirky mediators, unreliable weapons, poisonous flowers, angry pets, clumsy allies, death, and resurrection...)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Mystery & Adventure, chapters: 4, words: 29k+, favs: 8, follows: 6, updated: 9/24/2019 published: 12/18/2018, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ai Haibara/Shiho M.
27Becoming Conan » For months, he has been having recurring dreams of a pond or a lake (sometimes it's even a river or a sea): and there she is, on the other side of the night—a faraway figure whose silhouette is all too easily recognizable... (a short story in seven parts)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 6, words: 18k+, favs: 13, follows: 20, updated: 2/21/2019 published: 6/23/2018, M. Sera, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ran M., Ai Haibara/Shiho M.
324 Ghost at Twilight » Kudo's lateness and an accident during a particularly long and beautiful sunset triggers a string of coincidences whose consequences Shiho can't foresee. Talking to a stranger who shares the same bad luck in love, she recalls the story Gin told her when she was a child: the legend of the ghost at twilight... (a story about the downfall of the BO and the aftermath)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Mystery & Tragedy, chapters: 82, words: 283k+, favs: 120, follows: 99, updated: 12/14/2018 published: 5/29/2007, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ai Haibara/Shiho M., Gin, Black Organization
4 Between Scylla and Charybdis, or Discarded Draft Ai informs Conan about a possible cure with serious side effects... (a ficlet in letter-form)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, K+, English, Angst & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 4, 11/19/2018, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ai Haibara/Shiho M.
6 Sketches Haruka reluctantly allows Michiru to draw her... (a short vignette of the early days of their relationship, which can be read as a side story for "Ghost at Twilight" and "Encounter in Venice").
Sailor Moon, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 6, follows: 3, 9/24/2018, Haruka T./Sailor Uranus, Michiru K./Sailor Neptune
5 Harbingers of Doom To most people, Semblance is a gift. To others, it's a curse they can't ever escape from. People will invariably pale when he tells them what exactly his Semblance does. He doesn't even have to add that it strikes indiscriminately and uncontrollably... (my attempt at merging the universes of RWBY and Detective Conan)
Detective Conan/Case Closed & RWBY, T, English, Humor & Tragedy, words: 2k+, favs: 5, follows: 12, 5/14/2018, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ran M., Ai Haibara/Shiho M., Qrow B.
1 Clang Even when it fell with a clang to the ground, she understood nothing... (an Ozpin-centric drabble based on the assumption that Ozpin has witnessed the Cinder/Pyrrha fight before searching for Oscar)
RWBY, K, English, Mystery, words: 180, favs: 3, follows: 1, 5/1/2018
8 Childhood Sweethearts He firmly believes that they are fated to be, and maybe they really are... (Higo Ryusuke/Haibara Ai romance; subtle Ai/Shinichi for the attentive reader; Higo Ryusuke/Okino Yoko platonic friendship)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Parody & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 6, follows: 6, 1/16/2018, Shinichi K./Conan E., Ai Haibara/Shiho M.
4 Waiting The longer you wait for someone, the happier you will be when you're finally reunited with them...
Detective Conan/Case Closed, K+, English, Romance & Tragedy, words: 610, favs: 2, 11/29/2017, [M. Sera, Ran M.] Shinichi K./Conan E.
2About Rats and Anxiety That person had ordered Gin to babysit that brat, again. (Young Gin / Chibi-Sherry interaction; Rated T for Torture).
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Humor & Adventure, words: 1k+, favs: 5, follows: 4, 9/11/2017, Ai Haibara/Shiho M., Gin, Vodka, Akemi M.
15The Red String of Fate » Like beads of various materials, colours, and sizes, our impressions and beliefs are strung together by the invisible thread of destiny… (A Shinichi/Ran & Shinichi/Ai story and a possible prequel to "Encounter in Venice" & "Ghost at Twilight" in my DC/BSSM crossover universe)
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Romance & Mystery, chapters: 8, words: 12k+, favs: 11, follows: 12, updated: 5/21/2017 published: 5/9/2017, [Shinichi K./Conan E., Ran M., Ai Haibara/Shiho M.]
21 Learning Like Rats Gin has been ordered to babysit four-year-old Shiho for an afternoon, which is far more dangerous than he has thought... ; edited version; previously posted by Gin the Great, my joint account with SN1987a/Ritzen
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 64, follows: 14, 8/22/2011, Gin, Ai Haibara/Shiho M.
116 Sarcasms » When Ai leaves London to search for Shinichi Kudo and to investigate her mother's death, she discovers the unbelievable truth of her life... [AN: The plural form of sarcasm is not a typo!]
Detective Conan/Case Closed, T, English, Romance & Mystery, chapters: 12, words: 42k+, favs: 152, follows: 42, updated: 4/15/2007 published: 7/1/2005, [Ai Haibara/Shiho M., Shinichi K./Conan E.]