Nostalgia, the Now and the Had-Been Set between 'The Mark of the Rani' and 'Trial of a Timelord' - "The most recent sartorial disaster gives him a headache just from recalling the brightly colored monstrosity. Their latest confrontation revealed a vain and incorrigible persona, his razor words and proud manner a far cry from its boyish and soft-spoken predecessor. The Doctor hasn't been more like Theta in..."
Doctor Who, K, English, Drama, words: 801, follows: 1, 6/13/2018, [The Master, 6th Doctor]
Across the Universe The Doctor is having a rough night coping with what the Time Lords stole. (Third Era) - "Zero hour. Two minutes. Fifty-seven seconds. Eleven-eighths. One-seven. Measurements too small for the inhabitants of this planet to detect, to comprehend. But he knows. Cannot help but know, cannot ignore every miniscule shift, each tick— It is the only thing left to him."
Doctor Who, K, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 489, favs: 4, 6/13/2018, 3rd Doctor
2 A Little Depravity Never Hurt Here, we have Leona, Varric, and Dorian in Haven's tavern, marveling at Leona's less-than-recommended methods of wooing the commander. [Part 4 of 'Sum Ergo Sum']
Dragon Age, T, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 675, favs: 2, 6/8/2015, Varric T., Dorian, Trevelyan
So It Seems Just after Leona is made Inquisitor, she and Varric have a discussion. [Part 5 of 'Sum Ergo Sum']
Dragon Age, K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 841, favs: 2, 6/8/2015, Varric T., Trevelyan
1 Emblazon "Solas kept a careful watch after that, from his room below. It was... unexpected." Explores the friendship between Solas and Leona Trevelyan and theorizes a lot about tranquility and the nature of those made tranquil. With a dash of the usual romance fluff with Cullen of course. [Part 7 of 'Sum Ergo Sum']
Dragon Age, T, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 5, follows: 1, 4/13/2015, Solas, Trevelyan, Cullen
2 Oh, But It's Salacious Exactly what it says on the tin. Skips ahead a bit in Leona and Cullen's relationship. "After that first (filthy, divine) incident on the desk (Cullen blushed even now, thinking of it, as he signed off a report for Leliana) they discussed such entanglements at length..." [MA rating, NSFW] [Part 11 of 'Sum Ergo Sum']
Dragon Age, M, English, Romance, words: 5k+, favs: 10, follows: 2, 4/13/2015, Cullen, Trevelyan
3 Not in Jest » "The breeze through the window was cool on Leona's cheek, smelling of damp, crisp night, the earliest morning dew already settled in the small, moonlit hours. Her blade rang on the whet-stone through the empty armory. Sleep, she found, was quite hopeless in the face of memory." [Part 10 of 'Sum Ergo Sum'] At last, we come to an admission.
Dragon Age, T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 7, follows: 2, updated: 1/10/2015 published: 1/2/2015, Cullen, Cole, Cassandra P., Blackwall
Ar Lasa Mala Revas [Inquisition/Solas Romance spoilers] It was a blessing in which she could feel the power: cool, bright fingertips that whispered over skin, words that reached down to her heart and bound it up in gentleness, a tender tug at the magic that had seeped into her soul, the hot tingling of the Fade so like a breath of summer wind in the trees.
Dragon Age, K, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 302, 12/30/2014
The Traps You Set » Sometimes, things are simply known. Sometimes, learning requires mistakes. And sometimes, actions leave you wondering indefinitely. (Part 8 of 'Sum Ergo Sum')
Dragon Age, T, English, Adventure & Drama, chapters: 2, words: 4k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 11/10/2014
Takes Away My Fear Somewhere on the road, at camp, there is time for reflection. Sometimes, you're exactly where you don't want to be. (Part 3 of "Sum Ergo Sum")
Dragon Age, K, English, Friendship, words: 491, favs: 4, follows: 1, 11/5/2014, Trevelyan, Varric T., Cassandra P.
1Ergo Sum "Cullen prayed. The metal-framed door creaked on heavy hinges, but the Templar did not move until a shadow settled beside him, and tugged the hood from her head. They sat in silence, Andraste before them, the Knight-Captain and the Nightingale. "You are troubled," said Leliana. "As are you." " (Part 9 of 'Sum Ergo Sum')
Dragon Age, K+, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 797, favs: 5, follows: 1, 9/26/2014
1 A Song, A Chant, Insufferable Nonsense Cullen joins the Inquisitor during her weekly ritual in the armory in exchange for a song. They learn a little more than they expected from this simple afternoon. (Part 6 of "Sum Ergo Sum")
Dragon Age, T, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 6, follows: 1, 9/26/2014, Inquisitor, Cullen
1 Unlikely Poetics " "In another life," she was fond of saying, all dimples and robust cheeks as she worked, "I was a fool in some Orlesian court." " Leona makes a move, and Cullen learns some poetry he's not entirely sure he ever wanted to hear. (Part 2 of "Sum Ergo Sum")
Dragon Age, K+, English, Romance & Humor, words: 689, favs: 7, follows: 1, 9/26/2014, Inquisitor, Cullen, Varric T.
1 Memoriam "There was no funeral, just as there was no body. A memorial service would be held, but not a proper mourning. Commander Shepard had no living relatives. Ashley Williams blinked tears out of her eyes and kept her stance at perfect attention. "Damn it." This was no place to cry. Not now. She would indulge herself at the service, among friends, not alone in a Citadel elevator."
Mass Effect, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 1k+, favs: 3, 9/26/2014, Ashley W., Joker
4 As You Are My Heart Mahariel knows the word for affection in the Qunari language, but Sten does not yet know the words of her people. (Another asexual Sten/Mahariel fic)
Dragon Age, K, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 11, follows: 3, 8/17/2014, Sten
1The Entropy School » Before the Hero of Ferelden became a Warden, she was a Circle apprentice trying to understand her nature, finding an unlikely friend in a clumsy human. These memories keep her awake in camp sometimes, thinking of a friend she's sure is long gone-and it might even be her fault.
Dragon Age, K, English, chapters: 4, words: 3k+, favs: 2, follows: 3, updated: 6/23/2014 published: 5/23/2014, Surana, Jowan, Anders
1 Never Let Them Say Fleeing Can't Be Romantic The gang is fleeing from Templars through the streets. Why? Because Hawke pissed them off. Why? Because they threatened her favorite elven mage. The escape plan leads to some time alone with Anders.
Dragon Age, M, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 13, follows: 4, 6/21/2014, Merrill, Anders, Varric T., unknown 1
In Service, Resolute "The Inquisitor did -not- remind him of her." For some reason, mages continue to define Cullen's life, even in personal matters. Of course, to say so would require admitting personal matters existed where he was concerned. (Part 1 of "Sum Ergo Sum")
Dragon Age, K+, English, Drama & Romance, words: 679, favs: 5, follows: 1, 6/19/2014
1 Struggle is an Illusion The first time Sten calls Mahariel "Kadan." It is a long time before she finds out what it means. (Another asexual Sten/Mahariel fic)
Dragon Age, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, words: 689, favs: 12, follows: 3, 6/19/2014, Sten, Mahariel
1 Where the Heart Lies In Mahariel's mind, important conversations ought to take place in trees, even if the relationship is an unconventional one by Dalish standards. Or human standards. Or Qunari standards. - An asexual Mahariel/Sten fic, wherein the question of 'love' is approached.
Dragon Age, K, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 744, favs: 4, 6/15/2014