5 as if forever In a world full of hope and life and possibility, Hiccup grieves. (Post-Hidden World, with gratuitous references to RttE and many more characters than listed. (like, if you give me the choice to tag chicken, i'm gonna tag chicken.))
How to Train Your Dragon, K+, English, Angst & Friendship, words: 10k+, favs: 12, follows: 5, 3/29, Astrid, Hiccup, Valka, Chicken
something slightly wonderful A difficult mission, a well-earned rest, and some time to simply be. Theirs is a difficult life, but not without respite.
Man From U.N.C.L.E., K, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, favs: 2, 3/5, Illya K., Napoleon S., Gaby T., Waverly
in the common tongue "Can I ask a potentially insensitive question?" Jaskier asks, breaking the silence. "Better than anyone else I know," Eskel answers out of habit. "Great! Why aren't you married?" Eskel blinks. "What? Like, in general?" (modern au: a hunt, a hospital, and some grade A feelings-denial)
Witcher/Wiedźmin, Andrzej Sapkowski, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 3, 3/5, Geralt of Rivia/Geralt z Rivii, Dandelion/Jaskier, Eskel
simurgh As before, in the castle, Ciri doesn't manage to travel far. As before, in the castle, it's enough. (Spoilers for the end of the series.)
Witcher/Wiedźmin, Andrzej Sapkowski, T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 6, 12/18/2020, Ciri, Geralt of Rivia/Geralt z Rivii
4 and twice as mad It used to bother him, Tommy being a better leader than him, but Arthur's still his older brother. (mentions of drug use and suicidal thoughts, discussion of traumatic brain injury, and lots of swearing)
Peaky Blinders, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 8, follows: 1, 9/15/2020, Tommy S., Arthur S., Aunt Polly
2 should we make this a podcast? "My god," Treville says. Somehow, he always manages to forget how much this group is. "If there are no more questions at the moment, why don't you all introduce your actual, non-dead, non-possum, non-flying-sword characters." (Or, the gang plays a D&D campaign. Rated for language.)
Musketeers, T, English, Humor & Adventure, words: 25k+, 9/7/2020, D'Artagnan, Athos, Porthos, Aramis
76éclats » a collection of short h/c fics, because I wasn't strong enough to resist the call of whumptober. god help me. (please note that the overall rating will reflect the highest rated chapter, and each chapter will include its own warnings as needed.)
Musketeers, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 27, words: 25k+, favs: 38, follows: 39, updated: 7/10/2020 published: 10/5/2018, D'Artagnan, Athos, Porthos, Aramis
2 who unloosed and dared to rescue Ezra had heard of him, of course, heard of his bloodlust and his brutality, of his uncatchable ship and his merciless ways, but he'd never been afraid. Not because he was particularly brave, or even particularly foolish (although the argument could be made) – no, he'd just thought that the oceans were vast enough and the ships he sailed with unimportant enough to keep him well out
Good Omens, T, English, Adventure & Hurt/Comfort, words: 14k+, favs: 4, follows: 2, 4/18/2020, Aziraphale, Crowley, Warlock D., Anathema D.
4Wanderings » There are many roads. Some are gentle, some are merciless; some are fruitful, some are barren. But curse it all, why must so many of them be wet? A series of drabbles and other short pieces on the topic of wandering, wherever one's feet may take one. (Featuring our favorite Dunedain duo, but with appearances by other characters.)
Lord of the Rings, K, English, chapters: 8, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 9, updated: 1/18/2020 published: 3/13/2015, Aragorn, Halbarad
4 simple gifts Holmes can't heal him, but he can help him, and so he does.
Sherlock Holmes, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 6, follows: 2, 1/3/2020, Dr. Watson, Sherlock Holmes
3better than so many not long after returning to castle araluen, horace receives an invitation to conduct a few weeks of coursework at the seacliff fief battle school. naturally, he accepts. (in which heteronormativity is bullshit and none of the squad have time for it)
Ranger's Apprentice, K+, English, words: 2k+, favs: 3, follows: 5, 1/3/2020, Will, Horace, Alyss, Cassandra/Evanlyn
the old that is strong It could be chance that has brought the three of them together, each with their abilities and each balancing the others, but Illya has seen enough of life to know that it always, always finds a way.
Man From U.N.C.L.E., K, English, Supernatural, words: 2k+, favs: 3, follows: 1, 1/3/2020, Illya K., Napoleon S., Gaby T.
1 up on the rooftop it's a cold, wet night to be stuck hiding in plain sight.
Man From U.N.C.L.E., K, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 4, 1/3/2020, Napoleon S., Gaby T.
6 or did misfortune's bitter storms » a collection of short h/c stories based on the prompts for this year's whumptober, even though whumptober ended up kind of not happening for me. marked as complete, but may still be updated here and there as inspiration strikes.
Ranger's Apprentice, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 5, words: 6k+, favs: 9, follows: 10, updated: 11/14/2019 published: 10/5/2019, Will, Horace, Cassandra/Evanlyn
4 redacted » a dumping ground for short h/c stories. this was originally going to be for whumptober, but then other things happened, so yeah. marked as complete, but may still be updated if inspiration strikes.
Man From U.N.C.L.E., T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 9, follows: 8, updated: 11/2/2019 published: 10/6/2019, Illya K., Napoleon S., Gaby T., Waverly
6 no good deed "So, here's the thing," Will starts, and Halt just knows, with the intuition born of long familiarity, that he's going to hate whatever comes next. (Will brings home some kittens. Halt is not quite as unamused by this as he pretends to be.)
Ranger's Apprentice, K, English, Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 9, follows: 5, 10/31/2019, Will, Horace, Halt
3 a thousand winds that blow "Do not stand at my grave and cry; I am not there. I did not die." (AU where Bacari manages to hit both Will and Halt in Book 9; warnings for major character death, blood, minor gore, and mentions of self-harm)
Ranger's Apprentice, T, English, Tragedy & Angst, words: 2k+, favs: 5, follows: 3, 10/29/2019, Will, Horace, Halt
6 bazsarózsa "Okay," Will says slowly. "Are you forgetting about all the times that you've saved my life, or are you ignoring them?" [Will nearly dies; Horace takes it badly. Warnings for discussions of injuries, medical procedures, and general speculations about death.]
Ranger's Apprentice, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 10k+, favs: 17, follows: 1, 9/30/2019, Will, Horace, Malcolm
love songs five types of love, inspired by eric whitacre's "five hebrew love songs."
Musketeers, K, English, words: 1k+, 7/27/2019, D'Artagnan, Athos, Porthos, Aramis
6 give us this day Not long after returning to Paris, d'Artagnan is forced to confront memories of Spain in unexpected ways. [Takes place early in the story "everything that makes you (who you are)", the third part of the series "the fight that will give you the right (to be free)" by fandomlver.]
Musketeers, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 15, follows: 3, 7/3/2019, D'Artagnan, Athos, Porthos, Aramis