152True North » (AU: James stayed, slow burn found family) When Jack gets a call from old friend Matty Webber, telling him about a job opportunity with an organization called 'DXS', recently having had some personnel turnover, he isn't sure what to expect. Certainly not his partner, his new boss Director James MacGyver's son, or the way this partnership is going to change his life - and Mac's.
MacGyver, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 44, words: 232k+, favs: 61, follows: 82, updated: 2/11/2021 published: 8/19/2019
4Don't (Wanna) Know Who I Am » Buck takes a nasty fall out on a job, and when he wakes up, he can't remember anything. Not what happened, not who the people in his hospital room are, not even his own name. The way back is slow and hard, and begs the question - who actually is Evan Buckley, and is he someone worth remembering? (Luckily, the 118 has an answer, at least to the second.) (season 1, gen, found family)
9-1-1, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 3, words: 11k+, favs: 42, follows: 53, updated: 6/13/2020 published: 1/15/2020, Bobby N., Evan B., Howie H., Henrietta W.
7 Lake Como (plus) Exfil When exfil arrives on the scene at Lake Como, they don't find the three bored agents they're expecting. What they find instead is one missing, one bleeding out, and one concussed and refusing to let them anywhere near his partner. (missing scene from s1e1 the rising following mac's shooting at lake como. exfil/outside pov. gen. sierra november 'verse.)
MacGyver, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 6k+, favs: 31, follows: 8, 4/1/2020, Jack D., MacGyver, OC
Roll Down This Unfamiliar Road The big dinner at Eddie's winds down, and Chimney decides it's time for he and Albert to go home. But, as he looks at his kid brother, half dozing off sitting at Eddie's dining room table, Chimney finds himself plagued by sudden doubt. What if he isn't cut out for this? It's Buck, of all people, who's there with an answer. (tag to 3x11 seize the day. gen.)
9-1-1, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 3k+, favs: 24, follows: 5, 3/24/2020, Evan B., Howie H.
11 Sailors Take Warning One moment, Red John has left Patrick Jane alone in an abandoned theater, restrained and traumatized. The next, thanks to a two-day time skip, he is back at the CBI office, sitting on his couch. This is what happened in-between. (Or, the one where I give us the rescue scene we deserved. Oneshot, missing scene 2x23 'Red Sky in the Morning'. Gen.)
Mentalist, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 4k+, favs: 24, follows: 10, 3/8/2020, Patrick J., Grace vP., Teresa L., Kimball C.
11 Worst Case Scenarios A hostage situation lands Neal in the hospital and Peter waiting for him to wake up. As he waits, kept company by the other people in their lives waiting for Neal to come back to them, he thinks about fear and family, and makes a phone call to James that doesn't go as planned. (gen, dad!peter, for my found family bingo square 'bedside vigils'. not james bennett friendly. post 4x15)
White Collar, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, words: 7k+, favs: 60, follows: 9, 1/21/2020, Neal C., Peter B., Elizabeth B.
6 Breathe In (Breathe Out) "He's not hurt. He's not okay but he isn't hurt, I just-" Peter cuts himself off, the strange vocal quality of a sentence aborted halfway through almost like static across the phone line. "Elle, there was an explosion. He was right there, it was right in front of him." or: Elizabeth, Neal, grief, and family. (for my found family bingo square, 'grief/mourning'. gen. season 2.)
White Collar, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 3k+, favs: 35, follows: 10, 12/30/2019, Neal C., Peter B., Elizabeth B.
Out Of The Woodwork After they're kicked out of Chimney's hospital room, Bobby, Hen, and Buck can't bring themselves to go home. They're all having a hard time coping. Some important conclusions are reached, and while the Hans may not answer the phone for their son, there's still someone else they need to call - someone who will. (tag to s1e3 next of kin. for my h/c bingo prompt 'vehicle crash'. gen.)
9-1-1, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 14, follows: 5, 12/21/2019, Bobby N., Evan B., Howie H., Henrietta W.
9 Fold Our Atlas Into Paper Planes Neal gets, in an ironic turn of events, semi-conned into an early Thanksgiving dinner with the Burkes and Elizabeth's college roommate's family. He grapples with being brought into a family tradition and finding he doesn't feel like he belongs there. Peter finds him on the back patio, halfway torn between staying and leaving, and sets him straight. (gen, set mid-series)
White Collar, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 4k+, favs: 36, follows: 6, 11/27/2019, Neal C., Peter B., Elizabeth B.
5 Never Had Much To Lose After returning from Oklahoma - and from meeting Jacob's father - his fellow LIT's have a few things they need to say to him. So do Eve, Jenkins, and Flynn. Or, in their own way, each of the Library family lets Jacob know they're there for him, even if the family he came from isn't. (found family bingo square "abusive family of origin", gen, post "what lies beneath the stones")
Librarians, 2014, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 40, follows: 7, 11/12/2019, Eve B., Cassandra C., Jake S., Ezekiel J.
5 See Through Me After what happened when he was kidnapped by Murdoc, to say that Mac is not a fan of needles would be putting it lightly. However, unfortunately for him, flu season doesn't care. Fortunately, Jack isn't about to let him go to the vaccination clinic alone, and the doctors at the clinic are understanding, if mistaken about the circumstances. (gen, post 2x04 X-Ray Penny)
MacGyver, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 4k+, favs: 32, follows: 12, 10/31/2019, Jack D., MacGyver
5 Rewritten and Retraced » After his stalker is arrested, Nick's home is an active crime scene, and he can't go back just yet. Luckily, Warrick has an apartment and a promise - he isn't alone in this. Fast forward a week later, his first night home in his own apartment with the unshakable sense that there's someone there. Nick knows it's stupid and irrational but when he calls, Grissom answers. (gen twoshot)
CSI, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 7k+, favs: 13, follows: 4, updated: 10/8/2019 published: 5/21/2019, Gil G., Nick S., Warrick B.
8 Halo Braid Grace is frustrated by a lot of things today, but the worst is her hair. The vent above her desk keeps blowing it into her face, and with one of her hands out of commission, sprained and in a brace, she can't do anything to put it up. Until Jane, the two of them grounded in the office from an arrest together, offers a solution. "I can braid it for you if you want." (found fam, gen)
Mentalist, K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 45, follows: 6, 9/25/2019, Patrick J., Grace vP.
5 People In Their Rooms Alone Learning to let people be nice to you is harder than it sounds. (or: A family that actually acts like a family, and a physically affectionate one that enjoys spending time together at that, is nothing Billy knows what to do with. Despite this, though, and despite the fact that it might be too late for him, he wants to try.) (gen, found family, shameless fluff)
Shazam!, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 4k+, favs: 41, follows: 11, 5/5/2019
11 If Either Way's The Hard Road Somewhere up in the dark of the room there's an exhausted, bone-deep sigh. By Freddy's calculations, that makes ten sighs in the past fifteen minutes, which is way too high a sighs-to-minutes ratio. (Or, sometimes superhero problems actually hurt less than regular-kid problems, Billy can't get past the one thing he'd ever let himself want not wanting him back.) (Gen, post-movie)
Shazam!, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 55, follows: 14, 4/14/2019, Billy B., Freddy F.
5 What Didn't Happen After Mike finds out Johnny is alive, and after Briggs leaves the evidence room, the two of them get a chance to talk, and Mike gets to process a loss that hadn't actually happened. (episode tag to season 1 episode 6, hair of the dog. team as family. gen.)
Graceland, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 2k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 4/7/2019, Mike W., Johnny T.
7 Hinge of the Year It's Danny Williams' first Yom Kippur on the islands, and in taking stock, he has a few things to apologize for. (aka, danny makes an apology tour, and navigates the perils of jewish holidays when none of your friends are jews. gen, team as family, also ft. rachel and grace. season one.)
Hawaii Five-0, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, favs: 19, follows: 4, 2/24/2019, Steve M., Danny W., Chin Ho K., Kono K.
5 The Weight of Family (Grave Danger coda) In the hospital waiting room after pulling Nick out of that terrible hole in the ground, Grissom is dogged by the specter of paternal responsibility he never asked for or anticipated, dealing with Judge and Mrs. Stokes, and an oddly persistent ache in his upper left arm. (or, what we didn't see after the rescue and when nick woke up. gen, found family)
CSI, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 25, follows: 5, 2/7/2019, Gil G., Nick S.
6 Cave In (Plus) Sierra November Exfil team Sierra November is sent on a call to retrieve DXS Agents MacGyver and Dalton from an unstable cave system. When Thomas King gets to the agents he's been sent to retrieve, what he finds is grim. With Jack trapped and unresponsive, Mac refusing to leave, and the entire system close to coming down around them, getting everyone out alive is going to be... complicated. (gen)
MacGyver, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 11k+, favs: 33, follows: 8, 2/2/2019, Jack D., MacGyver
14 Invisible Machinery Patrick Jane doesn't know what's stranger - the way they've been touching him since his sight was compromised or the fact that he thinks he's going to miss it when it stops. (Jane loses his sight, the team gets protective, and Jane has a little trouble processing this.) (gen, tag to s1e16 bloodshot, team as family touch-starved jane)
Mentalist, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 3k+, favs: 37, follows: 7, 12/30/2018