He's like a beat without a melody Horley's life, for almost as long as he could remember, had revolved around the LeClerks. He'd served his mistress since before she'd married her husband, since long before they'd gone gray. Romance had never crossed his mind, was never something he had time for. So surely the attention he paid to Evan was simply because she was the most promising of the folk they'd broken out?
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Romance & Angst, words: 663, 7/10, OC
1Winter's Wolf » The Winter Soldier was becoming defective. The wipes were wearing off faster and faster. They had to put him into cryo more and more. So HYDRA stepped up their experimenting; a soldier with the mind of an animal, so it would obey only them, with no need to be wiped. They never intended on the Soldier breaking free of his brainwashing, and taking their new Asset with him.
Avengers, M, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 3, words: 4k+, favs: 7, follows: 14, updated: 6/13 published: 6/9, OC, Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier
1 Long Live the Son Bad Things Happen Bingo: "Fingore". 'to lose a brother—such... a... deep... personal... loss' "Sons of Dutch, makes us brothers...and sometimes brothers make mistakes." If Arthur survived, he was going to return with a lie on his lips and Micah's blood on his hands. But it was Micah who did so, a lie on his lips and Arthur's blood beneath his nails.
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 6/6, Arthur Morgan
They were no angel's wings They stretched out wide, wide enough to dwarf Arthur twice over, but only the top remained whole, fully formed. A hand's-length down, longer in other places, some lines of crystals stretched almost to Arthur's knees, and the frost began to melt, turning to slush that pooled at his feet, though Arthur's hoarfrost wings didn't move he stood atop the platform the slush made, though it
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 5/30, Arthur Morgan, Dutch, John Marston
1 You can't fight gravity Arthur was standing beside him, watching him out of the corner of his eye. He was whole, he was hale, he was healthy. Last he'd seen him, he'd been on the ground, looking up at him, face bloody and black and blue and he'd been dying / and he'd been dying / and he'd been dying
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 957, favs: 3, follows: 1, 5/29, Arthur Morgan, Dutch
I'm flyin' up to let you see That the shadow cast is me She'd fully intended on staying at the school until she turned 18. But then she found out the Rogues were coming back, and they'd hurt her dad badly. And they were planning on staying in the same building? Well, time for her to move home, then. She could be a real pain when she wanted, and no one treats her dad like that and gets away with it.
Avengers, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 3, follows: 4, 5/14
I won't just survive Oh, you will see me thrive » When he'd seen Evan go flying off her feet, Lem had been sure he'd killed her. The chaos had stunned him, but Evan had been by his side, elbow brushing against his where her own captor had clutched her, and so it had been impossible for him not to see her as her feet left the ground, as she went horribly limp, as she struck the ground and didn't get back up.
Red Dead Redemption, M, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 5/6 published: 4/30, OC
With the healing of a heart The whole world springs anew » Charles couldn't remember the last time he had met another shifter. When he was a pup, if ever. So when he meets one while fighting as the Lone Wolf? Is pitted against one? Naturally, he's fascinated. But she's as wily as any fox, and if he wants to befriend her, then he's going to have to put in some work. She can see how sad he is, and knows just what to do to perk him up.
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Romance & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 5/4 published: 5/1, OC, Charles
1And I'll be back again, and again and again and again and again » She'd died on that mountain. She'd swear of it, over and over, until she was blue in the face. And yet, somehow, she'd woken up in her bed, as though she'd never ended up back in her favorite video game, never tried to fix everything. But maybe she can try again and, this time, not alone.
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Adventure & Family, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 3, follows: 4, updated: 5/3 published: 4/8, OC, Arthur Morgan
Don't let it make you cry, Recuérdame "Why-" why what? Even Lem didn't know. Why was she singing? Why hadn't she kicked him out? Why had she been so touchy? Why had she tried to teach him to play? There were a lot of why's there though, knowing Evan, he was almost certain he wouldn't get an answer.
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 5k+, favs: 1, 4/29, OC
Wild, wild horses we'll ride them some day "O-oh, but he's a present enough, I wasn't expecting anything, you didn't need to give me anything!" she glowered at Lem, moving as though to shove her wallet in his face then pushing it into her jacket, her harsh green eyes brooking no argument. "I-thank you." he finally acquiesced, and her grin was well worth it. "Merry Christmas to you too."
Red Dead Redemption, K+, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 3k+, favs: 1, 4/27, OC
As the heavy horses thunder by With the living horseman's cry Hosea gestured at you as though to say both 'and' and 'go on', so you hurried to. "Well, I was hoping, if you have the time of course, I know you're busy, that you could come give him a look-over before I buy him? I think he's a good horse, but, well, I don't really know."
Red Dead Redemption, K+, English, Friendship & Family, words: 5k+, 4/25, OC, Hosea Trelawny
Sand rains down and here I sit Down in a hole, feelin' so small » Whumptober, Bad Things Happen Bingo. Arthur should have known not to attempt a good deed. It never went well for him. And this time, he couldn't even blame it on anyone else. Only truly awful timing.
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Angst, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 2, updated: 4/2 published: 10/18/2019, Arthur Morgan
Toast to the ones that we lost on the way Prompt: John's still sorting out his complicated feeling about Dutch after Micah's death when he drunkenly asks Charles how he thinks Arthur died (Charles having been the one who buried him, of course). Fueled either by liquid courage or just no longer able to contain himself, he blurted out "How do you think Arthur died?"
Red Dead Redemption, M, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 4k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 4/2, John Marston, Charles
Silent Savior: On his dying bed at the break of day With Ross, though, she wanted nothing more than to feel his skin split beneath her teeth, his jugular crunch between her jaws, watch the life drain from his eyes. She screamed in that shrill way only a dog can, jerking back, shaking her head, whimpering as she lunged forward and, even as her head whirled with pain, set her teeth into his throat and clenched.
Red Dead Redemption, M, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 5k+, 3/27, Jack M., John Marston
All there are's uppercuts They're the cause for the ones on your wrist "They call you stupid / Worthless / Tell you you're not worth it" "Let me row, you boys are too old for real labor no more." / "And you're too dumb for anything else!" Everyone thought he was too dumb to care about what they said, or that he was just too thick, that words couldn't bother him. But they were wrong.
Red Dead Redemption, M, English, Angst, words: 807, favs: 2, follows: 1, 3/13, Arthur Morgan
If You Want Something Done Right, You Have To Do It Yourself » Micah had practically delivered Morgan into their hands, had all-but delivered him to them on a silver platter, and they had still managed to mess up. Had managed to let him escape, get away, get back to camp. But he was sick. Helpless. Weak. And you know what they say. 'If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself.'
Red Dead Redemption, M, English, Angst & Tragedy, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, updated: 3/13 published: 10/27/2019, Arthur Morgan, Micah Bell
1You looked in the mirror and you said goodbye » "It should have been you!" "You should have died instead of him!" "We should have left you to die on those streets!" He didn't know what had started the fight-Dutch had been so volatile lately, it could have been anything, really. But they'd been together for over twenty years, and the man knew just what buttons to push. Unfortunately, he managed to push him just a bit too far.
Red Dead Redemption, M, English, Tragedy & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 6, follows: 6, updated: 3/12 published: 8/19/2019, Arthur Morgan, Dutch
Balfour Three » Cal and Charlotte had hoped for a quiet life. A life where they lived off the land, only relied on their animals and each other. Instead, though, they found themselves almost killed by the Murfree Brood, saved by a wandering outlaw. They'd never heard of an outlaw saving people before, only robbing and killing them. But she had, and they had to repay her somehow.
Red Dead Redemption, M, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 5, updated: 3/11 published: 8/14/2019, OC
Oh Traveler, What Have You Seen » Everyone has, at some point, woken up in a bed that wasn't their own. Panicked, for a moment. Slept so deep that, even for just a heartbeat, you forget that you'd been the one to lay down there. Had, for some reason, gone to sleep somewhere else. What if you woke up to find that, actually, you were somewhere else? Somewhere you'd never been before? What would you have done then?
Red Dead Redemption, T, English, Adventure, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, favs: 4, follows: 5, updated: 3/11 published: 9/22/2019