23PD III - The Archaeologist » With friends and family at her side, Dr Liara T'Soni travels the galaxy, digging up the long-lost trail of the Protheans. Setting aside her life as an active Spectre, Shepard settles into domestic life (of sorts) to accompany Liara on her journey. Finally, a life full of peace, love and happiness becomes reality… and the long-awaited little blues get to make their appearance.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 8, words: 47k+, favs: 31, follows: 39, updated: 9/4 published: 5/29, Liara T'Soni, Shepard, Aethyta, Clone Shepard
2Character Reference - Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » With the number of OCs growing as the story continues, a number of readers have asked for this, so we decided this could be a useful (and maybe necessary) tool to help keep track of them all. We'll continue to update this as required, and if you happen to find any characters we have forgotten to list, please comment on it, and we'll get them added! Hope it answers the mail!
Mass Effect, K, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 3, words: 3k+, favs: 12, follows: 8, updated: 2/27 published: 5/25/2018
97 Book 7: Promises Delivered II - Forging The Future » Samantha Shepard now serves the Galactic Council as an Asari Spectre. With Liara and the Knight Shade crew at her side, they use the combined power of the Shadow Broker and their new allies to resolve disputes galaxy-wide, starting with the looming Quarian Civil War. Format is a series of story arcs with possible one-shots to fill gaps between time jumps. (Co-Author: Old Gamer)
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Sci-Fi, chapters: 44, words: 281k+, favs: 85, follows: 90, updated: 1/22 published: 3/1/2019, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Ashley W., Miranda L.
104 Book 6: Promises Delivered - New Beginnings » Leaving the Systems Alliance but staying a Spectre, Samantha Shepard continues fighting the galaxy's battles with Liara & the crew of the Knight Shade, as assassins and radical groups continue to plot against them. Old foes haunt the Spectre, her friends and family, as they find a way forward in a slowly recovering galaxy. Cover art by N7-CMDR (Visiting Mum at Work on DeviantArt).
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 36, words: 233k+, favs: 103, follows: 101, updated: 1/11/2019 published: 12/1/2017, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Samantha T., Aethyta
315 The Promise of After - Book 5 in the Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » A united galaxy has defeated the Reapers but worlds are left in ruin; every race now turns to recouping their losses as they mourn their dead. Shepard, her family and her friends also begin their recoveries, each fighting their own personal battles while they strive to prevent a fractured galaxy from falling back into chaos — and to secure their own 'happily ever after' ending.
Mass Effect, M, English, Romance & Sci-Fi, chapters: 71, words: 453k+, favs: 132, follows: 108, updated: 10/13/2017 published: 6/7/2016, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] [Aria T'Loak, Nyreen K.]
4Thessian Samhain Happy Halloween! A small jump to the future... this little bit jumped into my head and I simply had to get it 'on paper.' Samhain is the festival of the dead; a festival of remembrance and honoring of dear departed friends and relations. It is celebrated between the sundowns of October 31 and November 1.
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 15, follows: 3, 10/31/2016
438 Could Not Stop for Death-Book 4 in the Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » Despite their best efforts to defeat the enemy, the inevitable happens. Reapers appear & throw the galaxy into chaos. Samantha Shepard struggles to regain lost trust, resolve centuries-old wars, and overcome the machinations of a madman hell-bent on derailing their efforts to unite a divided galaxy before all is lost. Is the love of one Asari strong enough to hold it all together?
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 65, words: 431k+, favs: 160, follows: 151, updated: 5/6/2016 published: 2/6/2015, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] [OC, Samantha T.]
4 Thessian Christmas 2202 This Christmas story is set in 2202, 14 years after the war and well after Shepard's semi-retirement from the Spectres... after all, no one truly retires from being a Spectre. It does contain a couple of spoilers, and deviates somewhat from my standard canon, so read at your own risk. A modified version of this will eventually be rolled into the main storyline. Merry Christmas!
Mass Effect, T, English, Romance & Humor, words: 7k+, favs: 47, follows: 16, 12/25/2015, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Dr. Chakwas, Aethyta
135 QuickShots II - Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » Mostly Liara T'Soni sideline stories and other miscellaneous pieces from alternate POVs that fit within the Chronicles storyline, including, amongst other things, the backgrounds of my key OCs, where they came from and how they linked into the main story. You never know what else you might see here... All comments, critiques, thoughts, and prods more than welcome.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 26, words: 119k+, favs: 42, follows: 29, updated: 5/4/2015 published: 11/4/2014, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] [Councilor Tevos, Sha'ira]
9 Hooley on the Normandy » After Shepard and crew had recovered from injuries received at the conclusion of the Reaper War, the Council sent them on a 1-year public relations 'Victory Tour.' Being Irish and desperate for a change of pace, Shepard decides to secretly acquire the necessary supplies to throw a surprise hooley (party) for the entire crew on St Patrick's Day; March 17, 2188.
Mass Effect, T, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 3, words: 17k+, favs: 24, follows: 7, 3/17/2015, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Aethyta, OC
228 Working With the Enemy - Book 3 in the Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » After disappearing for two years and waking up amidst an age-old enemy, Shepard fights to regain what she has lost - the trust of the Alliance, some of her dearest friends and her lost love. With a new Normandy, a Cerberus crew and self doubts raised by the improbability of her own continued existence, Shepard must battle humanity's newest emerging enemy, the Collectors.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 35, words: 245k+, favs: 148, follows: 96, updated: 1/16/2015 published: 5/23/2014, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Miranda L., OC
3Random Bits Pieces that are sidelines to my Samantha Shepard Chronicles. Still the same characters, but ideas that are AU to my storyline and wandered through my brain and felt the need to come out. Really have no idea what you'll see here!
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi, words: 7k+, favs: 11, follows: 6, 11/4/2014, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Feron
99 Quick Shots - Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » Samantha Shepard prequel stories and other miscellaneous pieces with additional details not included in the main storylines of First Life and Only Hope Remains. You never know what you might see here... All comments and critiques more than welcome.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi, chapters: 29, words: 110k+, favs: 60, follows: 44, updated: 11/4/2014 published: 4/28/2014, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Hannah S., Dr. Chakwas
120 First Life - Book 1 in the Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » Raised by military parents, Shepard knew she would serve; honor & duty a part of her soul. A natural born leader, fiercely independent, she has a hard time sharing control or responsibility with anyone. As a new galactic threat emerges, she must learn how to share the burdens of war before she is buried by them. A shy Asari archeologist might just be the one to teach her...
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 24, words: 121k+, favs: 227, follows: 140, updated: 11/4/2014 published: 12/31/2013, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard]
45 Only Hope Remains - Book 2 in the Chronicles of Samantha Shepard » Dr Liara T'Soni was on top of the world...until the day her world came crashing down. A surprise attack took away her love of a lifetime, throwing Liara into a world of despair and anger, until an offer of aid came from a most unlikely source. Liara would have to chance it in an attempt to regain what she lost. Only one thing remained for her - hope. The hope of a second chance.
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 6, words: 34k+, favs: 112, follows: 49, updated: 5/23/2014 published: 4/21/2014, [Liara T'Soni, Shepard] Miranda L., OC