5Smoke and Mirrors » Skipping ahead after Burning Bright, a One Chicago story featuring Cailin Callahan (OC) and the PD crew, as well as many favorites from Chicago Fire and Jeff Clarke with Chicago Med. One year into their marriage finds Cally and Clarke navigating life, med school, and murders. While they seem to be building the perfect life, is it all just smoke and mirrors?
Chicago Fire, T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 4, words: 10k+, favs: 2, follows: 4, updated: 6/11 published: 4/25, [J. Clarke, OC] M. Casey, E. Lindsay
1 The Original Burning Bright You asked for it and here it is (sort of) the original version of Burning Bright with all the Cally/Clarke love as well as Linseride. I am hoping to get back to Cally/Clarke land and move forward, so look for a new story with a time jump soon.
Chicago Fire, T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 82, favs: 1, follows: 2, 2/24, [J. Clarke, OC] [E. Lindsay, K. Severide]
1How Does Your Garden Grow The final novel length story of Don and Gus, this one has a happy ending.
CSI: New York, T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 3k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 2/24, [Don F., OC]
To New York With Love The third installment of Don and Gus, with more healing than "The Saints Aren't Coming". Full link at end of chapter 1, won't be updated here. Flack/OC
CSI: New York, T, English, Drama & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 1, 2/24, Don F., OC
The Saints Aren't Coming Repost of an old tale. Flack/OC, sequel to NOLA Rising. Link to full text, not updated on here.
CSI: New York, T, English, Drama & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 2/22, [Don F., OC]
3 NOLA Rising The story that started it all! Claire Taylor had a son, so isn't it feasible she has a niece as well? Meet Augusta "Gus" Broussard, niece of Claire (and Mac). After Hurricane Katrina ravages New Orleans, Gus finds herself going from the Big Easy to the Big Apple and wondering if she has bitten off more than she can chew. Link to full text, not updated on here.
CSI: New York, T, English, Drama & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 3, follows: 4, 10/14/2020
18 Burning Bright: The Rewrite » Sequel to Strike a Match. Can Cailin and Clarke find peace when their world keeps exploding around them literally and figuratively? A rewrite to match future Chicago Med storyline, but still AU in nature (Shay lives. Original version will be posted (the link) soon. Clarke/OC. Soon to be part of a trilogy!
Chicago Fire, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 13, words: 91k+, favs: 22, follows: 29, updated: 12/26/2019 published: 7/24/2019, M. Casey, L. Shay, OC, J. Clarke
15 Strike a Match » Cailin Callahan and Matt Casey grew up as best friends until Cailin went away to college and became an NYPD detective. Now a case gone wrong and a series of traumatic events have brought her back to Chicago but Casey wonders if not all of her came home. How was he to know that one of the men of 51 might be the only thing to make her live again? Clarke/OC Repost CFD/CPD
Chicago Fire, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 14, words: 132k+, favs: 46, follows: 32, updated: 6/23/2019 published: 6/7/2019, M. Casey, OC, J. Clarke