306 The Case of the Baker Street Flat Mate » by bemj11 Following Inspector Lestrade as he investigates Doctor John Watson, Sherlock Holmes' new flat-mate. A series of encounters between the Inspector and the Doctor. In the process of some heavy rewriting and editing.
Sherlock Holmes, T, English, chapters: 39, words: 32k+, favs: 172, follows: 81, updated: 9/11/2021 published: 3/18/2010, Dr. Watson, Inspector Lestrade, Sherlock Holmes
170Because Sherlock Holmes Needs to Pee in a Jar Again » by kaeyes John finds Sherlock using again and decides to help the man the only way he knows how...whether Sherlock likes it or not. Trigger Warnings: mentions of suicide & drug use.
Sherlock, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 44, words: 38k+, favs: 115, follows: 175, updated: 3/24/2021 published: 6/8/2014, Sherlock H., John W., Mycroft H., DI Lestrade
251It takes John Watson to save your life » by Ernil i Pheriannath A series of One shots where John saves Sherlock's life in so many ways. Will be updated sporadically as and when I get any time to write. As always I like my characters hurt, so plenty of angst, H/C, whump and bromance (no slash) will ensue. Please review if you can.
Sherlock, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 33, words: 118k+, favs: 246, follows: 255, updated: 2/4/2020 published: 2/28/2016, Sherlock H., John W., Mycroft H., DI Lestrade
232Married to the Yard » by bemj11 A look at the relationship between Elisabeth Lestrade and her husband, Inspector Lestrade of Scotland Yard.
Sherlock Holmes, T, English, chapters: 63, words: 25k+, favs: 21, follows: 17, updated: 11/21/2019 published: 4/21/2010, Inspector Lestrade
38Recoveries » by Ernil i Pheriannath A series of one shots (and short stories) about Sherlock (and John's) recoveries from their escapades in stories 'It takes John Watson to save your life'. Hospital and home recoveries, lots of hurt/comfort and bromance, (no slash)
Sherlock, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 8, words: 26k+, favs: 50, follows: 49, updated: 7/8/2018 published: 6/16/2017
172Escape Rewritten! » by T.V programs rule After years of being forced to live a life where the blood refused to leave his hands, Sam Winchester finally escapes to College...But will his family give up on him that easy? Or will Sam be forced to go back to watching his family slaughter innocent people? Warnings inside!
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 17, words: 94k+, favs: 75, follows: 81, updated: 2/2/2018 published: 7/20/2014, Sam W., Dean W.
10Bitten » by Ernil i Pheriannath Co-authored with TheGracefulBlueCat, this is a continuation on the story arc 'bitten' in my series 'It takes John Watson to save your life.' Sherlock is bitten by a venomous snake and whilst clinging to the edges of life John struggles with the seriousness of the situation and needs a helping hand from a familiar friend.
Sherlock, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 5k+, favs: 13, follows: 21, updated: 9/9/2017 published: 8/21/2017, Sherlock H., John W., DI Lestrade
29Unavoidable » by Bryn T. Wedge After the Fall, Greg suffers greatly - but is largely ignored. Greg-centric fic about his (and John's) experience, and how far Greg slips into depression while everyone focuses on John. TW for suicide, alcohol, self harm, depression, anxiety.
Sherlock, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 19, words: 32k+, favs: 36, follows: 29, updated: 8/29/2017 published: 7/26/2017, John W., Mycroft H., DI Lestrade
1 A Long Drive by Mercury17 Peter hadn't realised the most worrying thing he could hear from Nightingale was "I think you'd better drive,", but so begins his quest to get his boss home. Roughly set between Moon Over Soho and Whispers Underground.
Folly series, Ben Aaronovitch, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 3k+, favs: 5, 5/14/2017, Peter G., T. Nightingale, Dr. Walid
411Distractions » by fourleggedfish For a prompt on LiveJournal: Holmes being the victim of rape with Watson finding out and as usual having to deal with the aftermath. EXPLICIT non-con, violence, NC-17. May be triggering. There is plot involved yes, that's also a warning .
Sherlock Holmes, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 15, words: 168k+, favs: 398, follows: 407, updated: 3/26/2017 published: 6/27/2010, S. Holmes, J. Watson
77Unread Messages (257) » by Bonnie Holmes MAJOR SPOILER IN SYNOPSIS! Watch 'The Six Thatchers' first. The text messages Sherlock sent to his best friend, John Watson, the days after Mary's death.
Sherlock, T, English, Drama & Angst, chapters: 7, words: 5k+, favs: 54, follows: 54, updated: 1/12/2017 published: 1/1/2017
88The Smallest Thing Casts the Longest Shadow » by MistressDarkness About a month after Kenzi's death, Tamsin makes a discovery that will change her and Bo's lives for the better.
Lost Girl, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 8, words: 15k+, favs: 127, follows: 200, updated: 6/16/2016 published: 12/2/2014, Bo D., Kenzi, Tamsin
35 Confrontation » by sherlockian4evr Since the special, this scene has been playing in my head as I try to imagine John's reaction to the OD, so I'm working it out here. Beta read by Sherlock1110. Trigger warning for drugs and a recent suicide attempt.
Sherlock, T, English, chapters: 28, words: 24k+, favs: 55, follows: 72, updated: 5/31/2016 published: 1/3/2016, [Sherlock H., John W.] Mary M.
37 The ride home » by Ernil i Pheriannath An angsty account of the ride home from the air strip with Sherlock and John. I really don't think they played up the fact that Sherlock may have overdosed so here is my account of what could have happened. Sorry, I love angst/whump. Please review my friends. One shot. CHAPTER 2 UP
Sherlock, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 6k+, favs: 121, follows: 60, updated: 5/17/2016 published: 1/3/2016, Sherlock H., John W., Mycroft H., Mary M.
18Saving London's Children » by The Butterfly Mistress "The drive was slow with traffic, and Greg kept taking glances in the backseat to make sure the lump was still breathing. "You want to tell me your names now?" He gave a sideways look. There was silence for a long moment, but patience was awarded. "I'm John," he answered, grimacing in pain, as the medications began to wear off. "My friend…his name is, Sherlock.""
Sherlock, T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 4, words: 13k+, favs: 45, follows: 55, updated: 3/18/2016 published: 11/12/2015, Sherlock H., John W., DI Lestrade
3 Everything Happens for a Reason » by Marauder Lupine A story told in three parts from Lestrade's perspective about his relationship with Sherlock Holmes. Part one: His first meeting with John Watson in "A Study in Pink," as well as how he came to meet Sherlock. Part two: How Lestrade kept busy during the two years Sherlock was dead. Part three: Follows Lestrade and Sherlock from just after "His Last Vow" and "The Abominable Bride."
Sherlock, K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 3, words: 9k+, favs: 13, follows: 1, 3/8/2016, Sherlock H., DI Lestrade
92The Watsons » by kaeyes Sherlock wakes up in hospital able to recall everything and everyone. When he sees John, however, his memory assigns him a unique role that is a far stretch from flatmate. Not what you think, I promise.
Sherlock, K+, English, chapters: 19, words: 13k+, favs: 60, follows: 110, updated: 2/14/2016 published: 7/18/2014, Sherlock H., John W.
24 Virus in the Data » by hatondog Ghosts are not all which shadow our every sunny day. Moriarty's post-mortem plans threaten to change modern life, and Sherlock's, forever. Solving the case will crumble his defenses and might cause him to become what he once thought would protect him-alone. Will the stakes of seeing his friends leave him be too high? Shame is, after all, a paralytic. Post-TAB.
Sherlock, T, English, Drama & Friendship, chapters: 9, words: 18k+, favs: 21, follows: 29, updated: 2/4/2016 published: 1/5/2016, Sherlock H., John W., Mycroft H., Molly Hooper
91The Halls of Valhalla » by shipallllltheships Spoilers for S4 finale! Set immediately after 4x13. Kenzi has just sacrificed herself to save the world and must now navigate an entirely new plane of existence. Aka: Kenzi's adventures in Valhalla. Mostly Kenzi, some Tamsin, and a bit of the rest of the gang.
Lost Girl, T, English, chapters: 15, words: 41k+, favs: 54, follows: 78, updated: 1/25/2016 published: 2/23/2014, Kenzi, Tamsin
18 Strip Off Your Clothes and Dance » by Captain Evermind John is married to a pregnant assassin, Greg is involved in an acrimonious custody battle, and Sherlock has just been shot in the chest by his best friend's wife. Oddly enough, none of them are feeling exactly enamoured of the gentler sex just at present. A weekend of bonfires, beer, and male-bonding provides the antidote. Or "in which John takes Sally's advice, and goes fishing".
Sherlock, K+, English, Friendship, chapters: 5, words: 13k+, favs: 27, follows: 18, updated: 1/17/2016 published: 7/14/2015, Sherlock H., John W., DI Lestrade