2 Winter's Flame » Hawke's companions have a running bet on her relationship with Anders. They're too clever to get caught in the act, and deflect her prying with musings on magic that might just bring the pair closer together.
Dragon Age, T, English, Romance & Humor, chapters: 3, words: 3k+, favs: 10, follows: 9, updated: 6/13/2014 published: 5/31/2014, Anders, unknown 1, Varric T.
You Know, Magic The most unrealistic aspect of Varric's stories is magic, of all things. Hawke has a few things to say about that.
Dragon Age, K+, English, Friendship, words: 701, favs: 2, 6/4/2014, Varric T., unknown 1
1Where the Rubble Lies Hawke and her companions flee from Kirkwall in the aftermath of the Chantry's destruction and the nullification of the Circle. Hawke does not want to talk about what happened, but may have no choice in the matter. She gave Anders a chance for redemption during the chaos, but what now?
Dragon Age, T, English, Drama & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 2, 6/4/2014, Anders, unknown 1
When the Words are Gone Varric's end. (No spoilers of any kind)
Dragon Age, K+, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 861, favs: 3, 5/24/2014, Varric T.
1 A Life of the Pen Varric's life is that of a storyteller, and the writing life is not always easy.
Dragon Age, K, English, Friendship, words: 389, favs: 3, 5/14/2014, Varric T., unknown 1
32When I Let the Water Take Me » Everyone must die-this is the only truth. Even heroes one day fall. Twenty deaths and the Afterlife (no, not that one-the permanent one).
Mass Effect, T, English, Spiritual, chapters: 9, words: 11k+, favs: 34, follows: 44, updated: 5/12/2014 published: 7/30/2013, Kaidan A., Mordin S., Thane K., J. Garson
7Shadows Cross, Never Bleed » Rheia enters Skyrim to join the College, but gets sidetracked with the Thieves' Guild. It becomes apparent that while the Assassins and Thieves may have an arrangement, the two were never meant to work in close quarters. When the Brotherhood and the Guild find it necessary to do just that, it is sure that chaos will ensue. (Connected to 'Of Merit and Poultry' Valasca is Listener)
Elder Scroll series, T, English, Adventure & Fantasy, chapters: 7, words: 10k+, favs: 7, follows: 8, updated: 4/14/2014 published: 9/24/2013, Dragonborn/Dovahkiin, Cicero V.
Whole-Hearted and Unsaid Appear on the Same Page of the Thesaurus A triolet inspired by Kirk and Spock's relationship. [I welcome any and all critique.]
StarTrek: The Original Series, K, English, Poetry, words: 68, 4/13/2014
Nothing to Keep Me from the Storm No visit, no call. A daughter back from the dead can't just deprive her mother of a simple 'hey, I'm not dead' from the moment she found herself revived to the moment the Reapers arrive without consequence. (Part One of "Regrets, Like Old Friends" which includes "Breaking Over Me" and "Only If For a Night", in that order.)
Mass Effect, T, English, Family, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 4/13/2014, J. Garson, Hannah S.
6Cycle of the Solar Winds » The Catalyst told Shepard she altered the variables, but she disagrees: every sentient being in the galaxy has altered them. The three solutions presented are not enough, and the commander will be damned if she dies before she negotiates something new. Can the galaxy live with the decision she's made? Or is it only a deal with the devil? [Ch1-2 Revised 7/10/13, Ch6 revised 7/18]
Mass Effect, M, English, Sci-Fi & Romance, chapters: 11, words: 22k+, favs: 16, follows: 41, updated: 3/14/2014 published: 5/23/2013, J. Garson, Garrus V., Tali'Zorah, Joker
2 Merriments of the Void "Abhorrent Astrid was getting annoyed , and though the alliteration—ooh, the alliteration—was wonderful, and Cicero enjoyed bearing witness to her frustrations, it was strange and wrong for the Listener to be so long and far from Mother when not on , no no—it couldn't continue. And wouldn't, if Cicero had anything to say about it. (Comes before "Of Merit and Poultry")
Elder Scroll series, T, English, Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 17, follows: 3, 11/10/2013, [Cicero V., Dragonborn/Dovahkiin]
Breaking Over Me Shepard and Garrus talk about loss, and make a deal. (Can stand alone. Part two of "Regrets, Like Old Friends" which includes "Nothing to Keep Me from the Storm" and "Only If For a Night")
Mass Effect, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 4, 10/20/2013, J. Garson, Garrus V.
8 The Fallacies of Simple Observation [Trans*lock]""If you observed, John, or even looked, you would know that my aversion to people is nothing compared to people's aversion to me." "All right, Sherlock—what's the real reason?" "You're a doctor, John; observation of the human body is your industry. You do not 'deserve' to have me make an audible confession of what you have already seen."" [TW: dysphoria, transphobia]
Sherlock, M, English, Romance & Friendship, words: 12k+, favs: 50, follows: 9, 9/21/2013, Sherlock H., John W.
7 Only If For A Night Upon the final stretch, Shepard is exhausted. There is only one thing left to finish-and Thane is calling. [inspired by a Florence and the Machine song of the same name] (EDITED 9/1/13)
Mass Effect, M, English, Spiritual & Romance, words: 2k+, favs: 23, follows: 2, 7/20/2013, J. Garson, Thane K.
1When Things Go to Hell » Hackett gives Shepard access to an inter-species counter-strike force to take the pressure off the Normandy for smaller missions during ME3. It's bad enough packing Alliance soldiers into a small space-how can an inter-species military force hope to stop arguing long enough to fulfill a mission? Follows some Shepard and introduces the force based on multiplayer gameplay. OCs.
Mass Effect, T, English, Sci-Fi & Adventure, chapters: 6, words: 8k+, follows: 3, updated: 7/1/2013 published: 5/23/2013, J. Garson
1 Potential John is convinced the country will be too boring for Sherlock if there is no case to solve. Perhaps this isn't exactly true. (PROMPT: apples, street, green) Johnlock if you squint.
Sherlock, K, English, Friendship, words: 551, favs: 3, 4/3/2013, Sherlock H., John W.
4 Of Merit and Poultry SKYRIM. Cicero and the Listener have an unfortunate misadventure beginning with chickens and ending with a trowel. Humorous Oneshot, but not crack. (PROMPT: "I didn't mean to kill your chicken.")
Elder Scroll series, K+, English, Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 17, follows: 2, 2/21/2013, Cicero V.
Never Otherwise Johnlock. Slightly fluffly OneShot. PROMPT: Yellow & Glass. Sherlock and John leave town on a case, and stay in an unfortunately yellow room. Sherlock is too busy working on a puzzle to notice, while John knows just how unholy a color it is. But, an unexpected compliment might make him forgive the circumstances.
Sherlock, K, English, Friendship & Romance, words: 595, 2/18/2013, John W., Sherlock H.
5 Lifeblood on the Snow Rumbelle. Fluffy Oneshot. PROMPT: Yellow and Glass. Belle admires the enchanted roses in the courtyard of the Dark Castle until she notices Rumpelstiltskin.
Once Upon a Time, K, English, Romance, words: 654, favs: 5, 2/18/2013, Belle/Lacey, Rumpelstiltskin/Mr. Gold
12 The Human Mind and Heart Sherlock Holmes once described the human mind as a hard drive, but it seems the space reserved for John is growing a bit too large, and musical theory is having the inverse effect. Sherlock-centric. Shwatsonlock. Non-explicit.
Sherlock, M, English, Romance, words: 5k+, favs: 86, 8/19/2011, Sherlock H., John W.