56Concordat » by Laota Sam and Dean get sent to another dimension and see what the world be like if they died at Stull. Being deliberately mysterious, here, so... deal with it!
Supernatural, T, English, Humor & Romance, chapters: 55, words: 73k+, favs: 21, follows: 38, updated: 10/3 published: 5/16/2013, Sam W., Dean W., Crowley, Balthazar
26Secret Flowers » by Salchat Cas is back from the Empty. But he's broken. And so is Dean. Dean doesn't know what's wrong with Cas and doesn't trust that he's back for good and neither of them knows what to do. So Sam steps in and comes up with something that might help. Set post season 15. There will be plenty of domesticity and cosiness and probably a fair bit of angst.
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 32, words: 116k+, favs: 17, follows: 21, updated: 9/30 published: 5/25, [Dean W., Castiel] Sam W.
43Lockdown » by BobWess When Sam, Dean, and Cas get locked in the bunker courtesy of some nearby angels, smiting sickness seems to follow. But why is Dean the only one who seems to be getting sick? No pairings.
Supernatural, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 11, words: 20k+, favs: 49, follows: 57, updated: 9/4 published: 7/15/2020, Sam W., Dean W., Castiel
25What About Angels? » by WingsOfTheDamned Originally there were 7 archangels. God didn't left Heaven on his own but was forced into hiding and is partially human. The archangels share a more profound bond. Naomi and Metatron are allies in their plans to destroy Heaven. The angels/archangels are being mind controlled. Lucifer isn't evil. And Castiel is actually a powerful archangel. SEASON 10 AU
Supernatural, K+, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 20, words: 90k+, favs: 14, follows: 14, updated: 7/13 published: 9/30/2021, Castiel, Sam W., Dean W., Charlie B.
218Only Human » by BobWess (AU where Dean doesn't throw Human!Cas out of the bunker. Alternate season 9 ) Dean helps Cas cope with being human. But when a hunt arises that is strangely similar to one they faced before, they are caught off guard and it has dire consequences. Developing Destiel. Slow burn.
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 70, words: 181k+, favs: 83, follows: 97, updated: 6/16 published: 9/10/2020, Sam W., Dean W., Castiel, Kevin T.
44What's Left Behind » by Prisoner-of-Conscience Dean will never be the same after Michael's possession. Michael left a crack in Dean's mind that remains open even after Michael's death. When the brothers realize that they might finally have to give up their way of life, a new hunt forces them to grapple with their new circumstances. Physically disabled Dean- Season 14 AU
Supernatural, T, English, Drama, chapters: 18, words: 89k+, favs: 30, follows: 59, updated: 6/7 published: 12/14/2019, Sam W., Dean W., Castiel, Jody M.
26Character Bleed » by BitterSweetBish Dean Winchester is back from Hell, but the world is not as he left it. Plagued with conflicting memories he must struggle to unravel the mystery of how he is back, and why his past and present seemed to be following seperate scripts. Has he finally gone crazy, or is he the only one left sane?
Supernatural, T, English, Supernatural & Mystery, chapters: 32, words: 34k+, favs: 15, follows: 22, updated: 6/1 published: 10/1/2019
137A Candle Burns » by EvenAtMyDarkest "Dean tilts back his head, opening his mouth wide, and a plume of black smoke issues from his lips." The end of 10x03 Soul Survivor doesn't go quite so favorably for Team Free Will, and the remaining members are gonna have their work cut out for them trying to bring Dean home. Season 10 "If Demon Dean had lasted longer" AU. Gets pretty dark. Non canon compliant, lore-wise.
Supernatural, T, English, chapters: 57, words: 118k+, favs: 58, follows: 78, updated: 5/30 published: 12/4/2016, Sam W., Dean W., Castiel
4 Wait For Me (I'm Coming) » by SerpentCountess Stories are, generally speaking, supposed to end happily. And, now that Chuck was gone and Billie was dead, it was the perfect time to develop said happy ending. Sam's happy with Eileen, Jack's the new God, and Cas is... Cas is alive. Up until Cas says one simple, devastating statement. "I have to die. And you have to kill me." (Fic outline from prompt; writing is mine. temp MCD)
Supernatural, K+, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 10, words: 36k+, favs: 6, follows: 6, updated: 5/8 published: 1/19, [Dean W., Castiel] [Sam W., Eileen L.]
6 hold me close and take the pain away » by SeaFlowerLily Destiel Febuwhump 2023; Every chapter is a onshot that stands on its own based on one prompt. Summary of all individual chapters in Chapter 1
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 28, words: 79k+, favs: 7, follows: 4, updated: 4/30 published: 2/1, [Dean W., Castiel] Sam W.
122Roads Untraveled, Paths Unseen » by iRamble This isn't how it's supposed to be. Something is very wrong with the universe. Sam has a family, Dean hunts alone, and the brothers live their separate lives. But when an emergency sends Sam hurtling back to Dean, back to hunting, they need to learn to be brothers again if they hope to survive. As the boys race to solve the case, destiny proves it can't be changed, no matter what.
Supernatural, K, English, Mystery & Family, chapters: 40, words: 172k+, favs: 31, follows: 39, updated: 4/29 published: 2/3/2022, Sam W., Dean W., Bobby S., Castiel
22 Book Day » by Salchat Sammy wants a costume for World Book Day and Dean has to provide. What will he come up with?
Supernatural, K+, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 5, words: 21k+, favs: 7, follows: 7, updated: 4/2 published: 3/5, Sam W., Dean W.
7Unnatural » by GoodieTwo-Shoes While trying to find a cure to remove the Mark of Cain, Sam and Dean discover an old forgotten library full of spell books that once was owned by an ancient she-witch. But as usual for the two brothers, things don't go as planned. They end up being transformed into something unexpected and find themselves caged. (Rated T for possible mild violence, gore, & language-just in case)
Supernatural, T, English, Humor & Supernatural, chapters: 3, words: 28k+, favs: 7, follows: 7, updated: 3/19 published: 7/12/2016, Sam W., Dean W., Castiel
15 The Swap » by Kaoz The theory that there are alternate universes in which another us exists has been around for some time. What if... Sam and Dean had alternate versions of themselves in a different reality? And 'what if' those other versions of our favorite brothers were... GIRLS! AND... 'what if' by some 'Supernatural' way one of them got swapped with the other version?
Supernatural & Good Omens, T, English, Adventure & Family, chapters: 16, words: 56k+, favs: 26, follows: 34, updated: 3/10 published: 6/8/2013, Aziraphale, A. Crowley, Dean W., John W.
2k+The Road So Far (this Time Around) » by 8.Years.Of.Silence He woke with a jolt, sitting in the Impala on some backroad with Sammy sleeping shotgun, like always. Only no, not always. They had a bunker now. They had a home. Either Dean had finally lost it or Cas pulled one hell of a Hail Mary, because his little brother looked about ten years younger and his phone was saying it was 2005. Timeline AU **App Users: reviews contain SPOILERS**
Supernatural, T, English, Adventure & Family, chapters: 119, words: 903k+, favs: 1k+, follows: 1k+, updated: 2/13 published: 4/2/2017, Sam W., Dean W., Bobby S., Castiel
37Revelations of Youth » by wintergreen825 After a hunt goes sideways and leaves Dean returned to his eight-year-old self, certain hidden & forgotten aspects of John Winchester went about raising his sons are revealed.
Supernatural, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 9, words: 11k+, favs: 56, follows: 73, updated: 1/12 published: 8/7/2022, Sam W., Dean W., Bobby S., Castiel
3 Wish by callmeGreen-Eyes As a rule, Dean didn't make wishes. Ever. He knew for a fact that some wishes DID come true, that given the right ingredients or powers or biology a wish could actually be granted, but it was rarely what you actually wanted it to be. But if he did want to wish...
Supernatural, T, English, Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 3, 11/11/2022, Dean W., Sam W., Castiel
102Biblical Cycles » by Sensue A story of what-if? and Angel time-travel. After Mary's death at the hands of Azazel, John Winchester was an army corporal without an army. He found a group of like-minded hunters and, instead of going off on his own carting his boys behind, he used their team intelligence to strike their enemy hard. It only takes one night to eliminate Azazel and his family of demons.
Supernatural, T, English, Suspense & Family, chapters: 34, words: 135k+, favs: 16, follows: 26, updated: 11/7/2022 published: 11/12/2021, Sam W., Dean W., Castiel, Jody M.
1 you taught me the courage of stars by thebiggerbear Amara lowered her hand to hover above his chest. "There isn't anyone there you need to bring back, Dean." Dean's head snapped up and his eyes tightened in defiance of those words. "Yes, there is," he bit out. "And if you can't help me, I'll find another way to break in." Basically the 15x18 AU no one asked for. D/C
Supernatural, T, English, Supernatural & Romance, words: 13k+, favs: 8, follows: 2, 11/5/2022, Dean W., Castiel
Halcyon Days by golbygloom Following Mary's death by Jack's accidental hand and Dean declaring him dead to him, he knows he's not exactly in good standing with the Winchesters. To redeem himself and hopefully clear Jack's name, he makes a decision: Castiel will bring Mary back—whatever the cost. (this is set sometime after 14.18 "Absence," but before 14.19)
Supernatural, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 9k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 11/1/2022, Sam W., Dean W., Castiel, Naomi