32 Mineral Spirits » When a person cannot deceive himself the chances are against his being able to deceive other people. -Mark Twain
White Collar, K+, English, Angst & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 9k+, favs: 74, follows: 16, updated: 7/18/2011 published: 7/8/2011, Neal C., Peter B.
22 Sisyphus's Rock Warning: People using Cerebro may experience headaches, fever, nausea, nosebleeds, anxiety, other people's memories, and, in severe cases, death. Or, Charles uses Cerebro and Erik deals with the aftermath.
X-Men: The Movie, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 214, follows: 34, 6/24/2011, Charles Xavier, Erik L./Magneto
9The Captain is Nothing ...or Five Times Jim Kirk Couldn't Breathe and One Time He Held His Breath
StarTrek: The Original Series, T, English, Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 30, follows: 43, 6/7/2011, J. Kirk
16 Shenanigans and Tomfoolery The last thing he saw of a man who may have been the best friend he'd ever possessed was the same show mask that Jim tried to fool the world with. It hurt. Movie-missing scene of sorts.
Star Trek: 2009, T, English, Angst & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 184, follows: 18, 1/17/2011, L. McCoy/Bones, J. Kirk
39 Symptoms He could live as a sounding board to a genius; he could not live—and it set his teeth to grinding when he thought about it—as the play toy of a sociopath.
Sherlock, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 226, follows: 30, 9/10/2010, John W., Sherlock H.
16 There's Always Something He'd probably die. Honestly, he wasn't knowledgeable enough to keep himself alive. Or: Sherlock and John deal with the aftermath of 'A Study in Pink' Spoilers for the unaired pilot episode.
Sherlock, K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 102, follows: 12, 8/31/2010, Sherlock H., John W.
30 Cab Ride Conversations "Are you coming inside? Or do you prefer the doorstep?" Sherlock asks, as though he's chosen to sit down here and hasn't been damned to it by vertigo and disorientation.
Sherlock, T, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 170, follows: 17, 8/29/2010, John W., Sherlock H.
10 A Trouble with Phantoms On the slow trip back to the Galapagos, Jack has plenty to occupy his mind. An explanation as to why a relentless man chose to turn around and head home. A missing scene, of sorts, from the movie.
Master and Commander, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 4k+, favs: 25, follows: 3, 8/24/2010
16 From Thy Pedestal When someone such as Sherlock fell, the world burned. Sequel to "Easy Decisions" and "Anomalies" with spoilers for 1x03.
Sherlock, T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 37, follows: 5, 8/19/2010, DI Lestrade, Sherlock H.
29 Anomalies Maybe the real anomaly wasn't that he, a man with no emotional attachment, cared about John Watson but rather, that he hadn't realized it until now. Spoilers for 1x03. Sister fic to "Easy Decisions" but can stand alone.
Sherlock, T, English, Drama & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 152, follows: 16, 8/11/2010, Sherlock H., John W.
18 Easy Decisions He owed Sherlock a new phone. 1x03 spoilers. Officially dedicated now to rsf who caught my mistake.
Sherlock, T, English, Drama & Suspense, words: 1k+, favs: 91, follows: 13, 8/9/2010, John W., Sherlock H.
7 The Payment Required Merlin had never watched the life drain from someone in this manner before. Seconds after Arthur sank to his knees by his father and Uther pressed a kiss upon his head, he witnessed the light fading from Arthur's red-rimmed eyes. Spoilers for 2.08.
Merlin, K+, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 47, follows: 6, 6/27/2010, Arthur, Merlin
11 Unfortunate Stereotypes Watson meets a Doctor who is far more concerned about the splendor of a pair of handcuffs than their impending doom.
Doctor Who & Sherlock Holmes, K+, English, Drama & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 56, follows: 7, 6/8/2010, 11th Doctor, Dr. Watson
6 A Study in Masochism Holmes almost overdoses. Watson's reaction surprises him.
Sherlock Holmes, T, English, Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 42, follows: 3, 6/4/2010, S. Holmes, J. Watson
44That Thin Line » McCoy and Spock might not get along but when it comes to saving the Captain's life, they'll, at least, do their best not to kill each other.
Star Trek: 2009, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 4, words: 11k+, favs: 75, follows: 129, updated: 5/31/2010 published: 3/3/2010, L. McCoy/Bones, Spock
43 A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood » Mary Winchester tries to leave the past behind her. It's not so easy with black dogs roaming the neighborhood and a strange man calling himself Jimmy Hendrix cutting her yard.
Supernatural, T, English, Drama & Angst, chapters: 3, words: 6k+, favs: 123, follows: 88, updated: 5/5/2010 published: 4/7/2010, Mary W., Dean W.
15 Any Port in the Storm Holmes doesn't know much about medicine and the only person who can help happens to be his patient.
Sherlock Holmes, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 4k+, favs: 64, follows: 8, 4/21/2010, S. Holmes, J. Watson
7 The Nothing Factor Holmes finds trouble. Clark stays silent. Watson, for once, wins the lot. Dark humor.
Sherlock Holmes, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Humor, words: 2k+, favs: 17, follows: 3, 4/4/2010, S. Holmes, J. Watson
13 A Pound of Flesh Once upon a time, his only bad habit had been he rarely rose from his bed before nine in the morning, and, even when he did, he was vastly unpleasant to be around. Then Afghanistan came and changed quite a lot.
Sherlock Holmes, T, English, Angst & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 40, follows: 3, 3/3/2010, J. Watson, S. Holmes
8 The Case of the Thursday Rendezvous Watson's vanishing, Holmes is trying not to care, Mrs. Hudson is aggrieved and Gladstone's getting more food than he probably deserves.
Sherlock Holmes, K+, English, Friendship & Humor, words: 3k+, favs: 20, follows: 4, 3/3/2010, S. Holmes, J. Watson