5 l'amour toujours est chantant Raoul de Chagny of the Most Pretentious Name Ever had just stepped into Meg's bar, where two of her best friends (Christine and Erik) were the most common head-liners. The fact that it was one of their nights to perform couldn't have been too much of a coincidence. [modern au]
Phantom of the Opera, K, English, Family & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 7, follows: 4, 9/29/2020, [Christine, Erik] Raoul, Meg Giry
5 like two jewels in the sky sharing fire Thea Decker Morningstar really was a good baby. She slept during the day and night as most babies do. She had that active hour or two or three and spent the rest of her teeny tiny life sleeping. Every now and then, though, she was the exact demon baby that Lucifer had (lovingly?) predicted. [moments set during 'all those tremulous stars still glitter']
Lucifer, K, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 27, follows: 13, 6/29/2020, [Chloe D., Lucifer M.] Trixie
39i can see the clouds are moving faster now » "Didn't see fit to mention me then?" "I couldn't figure out how to, Killian," Emma replied exasperatedly. "You're my partner, too. I couldn't say anything about the wonderful and dashing Agent Jones since you were actually on assignment at the time." "Mrs. Jones, you could have mentioned that you'd since bound yourself in holy matrimony to a 'dashing' man who was on a work trip."
Once Upon a Time, K+, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 6, words: 25k+, favs: 56, follows: 110, updated: 4/28/2020 published: 12/25/2016, [Emma S., Killian Jones/Captain Hook] [David N./Prince Charming, Snow White/Mary M. Blanchard]
1 he's been seen wearing full blakeney green » It was ridiculous that everyone just assumed that the Arrow was hot. It was hilarious in the "wow I could tell you so much more about the Arrow" kind of way. These women hadn't even seen him do the salmon ladder! She, Felicity Megan Smoak, had seen the Arrow do the salmon ladder. Not only that, she'd seen him do it shirtless.
Arrow, K, English, Humor & Friendship, chapters: 2, words: 2k+, favs: 14, follows: 5, updated: 3/2/2020 published: 2/22/2020, [Felicity S./Overwatch, Oliver Q./Arrow/Green Arrow]
2 forever can never be long enough for me » "Will you marry me?" Hope took a step back. "What?" "I love you and you're freaking awesome and I want to marry you. If you'll have me." [5 times scott proposed to hope and 1 time hope proposed to scott]
Ant-Man, K+, English, Humor & Family, chapters: 6, words: 8k+, favs: 16, follows: 6, 2/16/2020, [Scott L./Ant-Man, Hope V.] Cassie L.
as long as one and one is two He stepped away from her mom with tears on his face and love in his eyes and the request that her mom tell her every day how much he loves her. Every single day, a reminder. That nothing short of the universe's call could take Oliver Queen away from her and her family. [mia-centric]
Arrow, K, English, Family, words: 1k+, favs: 15, follows: 5, 1/28/2020, [Felicity S./Overwatch, Oliver Q./Arrow/Green Arrow] Nyssa al Ghul, Mia Q./Blackstar
7 magic in the midnight sun When she woke up, the birds were chirping, the sun was shining, and Trixie was sitting in between her and Lucifer. "It's my birthday!" [one-shot set during 'all those tremulous stars still glitter']
Lucifer, K, English, Family & Humor, words: 7k+, favs: 47, follows: 17, 1/10/2020, [Chloe D., Lucifer M.] Dan, Trixie
13every hour has come to this » "If I wasn't everything that you think I am—everything that I think I am—would you still want to help me?" He needs to shatter her illusions of his greatness, make her realize that the man she's in love with is nothing more than a man. In the end, he's nothing more than a desperate man who doesn't want to watch his friends die. "What do you need?" she repeats.
Sherlock, K+, English, Romance & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 9k+, favs: 18, follows: 16, updated: 12/17/2019 published: 5/24/2018, [Sherlock H., Molly Hooper] John W., Mycroft H.
34 all those tremulous stars still glitter » Almost every morning she woke up with tears on her face, the echo of Lucifer's goodbye ringing in her ears. Every night, she saw him fly away, and there was nothing she could do except watch him disappear into darkness. He was gone, and he wasn't coming back. Unless Hell froze over. [in short - chloe decker was not expecting this. incredibly au after 4x10.]
Lucifer, T, English, Family & Angst, chapters: 7, words: 48k+, favs: 116, follows: 73, updated: 11/29/2019 published: 11/23/2019, [Chloe D., Lucifer M.] Dan, Trixie
2 i'd give you all the years of my life "You should kiss him." She nodded toward her brother. "What?" Clarke and Bellamy asked in unison, turning to stare at each other before looking back at a smirking Octavia. Bellamy's eyes widened to an alarming degree. "I can't—" "Why—" [in which clarke kisses bellamy on a dare but no one has a problem with it]
100, K, English, Romance & Humor, words: 1k+, favs: 21, follows: 10, 9/24/2019, [Clarke G., Bellamy B.] Octavia B., Echo
3 spring had come again with a love song On the day she left, the Underworld was darker, and when she pulled away from Hades' kiss his eyes were blank. When she returned to the earth above, the sun sparkled. The crops grew again, the oceans calmed, and the people rejoiced. Spring had come again. [based on hadestown]
Hadestown, K+, English, Romance & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 13, follows: 4, 8/12/2019, [Persephone, Hades] [Orpheus, Eurydice]
1 in a corner of the broken world we gaze at the sky They lost a piece of themselves when William left home. Felicity's heart broke and never repaired when Oliver was declared missing. The day she sends her baby away is the day that Felicity Smoak disappears.
Arrow, K, English, Angst & Family, words: 777, favs: 11, follows: 8, 2/28/2019, [Felicity S./Overwatch, Oliver Q./Arrow/Green Arrow] William C., Mia Q./Blackstar
4 blood in the writing, stuck in the fighting Karen looks at Frank's torso and remembers where he got each scar. Those on his arms were from prison, when Fisk sicced his lackeys on him. The scar through his hairline… that was when he defended her. Her fingers trail down one of the few scars she doesn't recognize. "How can you… how can you look at them without flinching?" Frank whispers, his voice rasping.
Punisher, K+, English, Angst & Romance, words: 1k+, favs: 10, follows: 6, 1/8/2019, [Karen P., Frank C./The Punisher]
5 heaven is a place on earth » She feels Killian's eyes on her and she looks back to him, smiles. The soft joyous look in his eyes hasn't faded, not since Hope was born. She's pretty sure it never will.
Once Upon a Time, K, English, Family, chapters: 3, words: 1k+, favs: 43, follows: 20, updated: 12/25/2018 published: 5/19/2018, [Emma S., Killian Jones/Captain Hook] Hope Swan-Jones
2 then we could be heroes, just for one day The next six months are the best of Scott's life. He's free from house arrest (YES), they found Janet in the middle of the quantum realm (beyond cool), and nothing's going wrong (here's hoping he doesn't jinx it). He has Cassie and Hope. He's free. He doesn't need anything else. [takes place after ant-man and the wasp]
Ant-Man, K+, English, Humor & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 34, follows: 21, 10/8/2018, [Hope V., Scott L./Ant-Man] Cassie L.
3 it's true that love can set you free He hasn't picked up the phone on his side yet, and she doesn't either. She reaches for him, tries to touch him through the glass. Oliver copies the motion, and their hands press together. Then they grasp for the phones, and she hears her husband exhale for the first time in five months. "Hey," she manages. Tries to smile. Oliver doesn't manage the smile. "Hi."
Arrow, K, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 17, follows: 4, 9/13/2018, [Felicity S./Overwatch, Oliver Q./Arrow/Green Arrow]
8we live in cities you'll never see on screen » collection of short one-shots about captain swan from the perspective of assorted people from storybrooke. to be updated whenever someone tells me "do this person!" and i somehow obey.
Once Upon a Time, K+, English, Romance & Family, chapters: 10, words: 8k+, favs: 32, follows: 32, updated: 7/24/2018 published: 2/22/2016, [Killian Jones/Captain Hook, Emma S.]
1 but i never planned on someone like you "Your arm is definitely broken," John said after a minute of agony. "I'll get you ready for x-rays, just to determine the extent of the break and how to set it on the first try. Is there any possibility of pregnancy?" "No," Felicity muttered. Hadn't been in a very long time, thanks much, Dr. Diggle. John glanced back and forth between her and Oliver. "Are you sure?"
Arrow, K, English, Humor & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 39, follows: 18, 5/5/2018, [Felicity S./Overwatch, Oliver Q./Arrow/Green Arrow] [John D./Spartan, Lyla M.]
5 hold me in your arms "The fake you showed me, again, that I can't lose you. It destroyed me. I have to keep you safe, you and William. No matter what Adrian said, everything about failing to save everyone and enjoying killing and everything else, losing you and William scares me the most." He turned his head into her hair and murmured, "I have to keep you out of the darkness." [reaction to 6x18]
Arrow, K, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 24, follows: 6, 4/17/2018, [Felicity S./Overwatch, Oliver Q./Arrow/Green Arrow] William C.
2 today our story starts anew Oliver's eyes widened comically and he glanced down at her before slowly reaching for the little plastic stick. Felicity watched his eyes go back and forth across the lines—extra pink line, in particular—as she stood up and felt the world spin around her for a moment. Before the world cleared, Oliver had his arm around her, steadying her. "You're pregnant?" he whispered, finally.
Arrow, K, English, Family, words: 4k+, favs: 65, follows: 20, 3/25/2018, [Felicity S./Overwatch, Oliver Q./Arrow/Green Arrow] William C.