5 Darkness Falls Bill's devastation is clear as he tells the others about Mad Eye's death, but there's time for more reflection when he comes home after not finding his body. Fleur tries to help.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Tragedy, words: 821, favs: 8, follows: 2, 8/12/2016, Fleur D., Bill W.
The Guardian's Job Eve is there to protect the librarians - it turns out more than just physically. Emotional support is sometimes even more necessary. They all have demons, and sometimes, she's the only one who can help.
Librarians, 2014, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 8, follows: 4, 7/13/2016, Eve B., Jake S.
6Nobody Needs to Know Harry is in pain from losing Sirius, and Ginny just knows she's one of the only people who can help. Missing moment from the end of OOTP.
Harry Potter, K, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 20, follows: 9, 7/31/2015
4Edges of the World A missing moment from Sorcerer's Stone after Harry is taken to the hospital wing and Ron and Hermione don't know what's going to happen to him... hints for their future begin to appear, too.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 1k+, favs: 11, follows: 4, 7/5/2015
73Rising Panic » In a combination of book/film events, this is Hermione and Ron's missing moment between the shock of Fred and Harry's departure to the forest. It continues to capture other moments between pairs of characters post-Battle/pre-Epilogue.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Tragedy & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 7, words: 11k+, favs: 58, follows: 43, updated: 2/9/2015 published: 7/15/2011, Hermione G., Ron W.
2 Built for Crisis Matt is lost and doesn't know where to turn when he comes back home from Chicago ... until he remembers he knows someone who's very good in a crisis.
Friday Night Lights, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 11, follows: 3, 2/8/2015, Tami T., Matt S./Matty
Acceptance Christina was the first person to get through to Tobias after their terrible loss, but we only saw this from his point of view. Here's what she might have been thinking that day.
Divergent Trilogy, K+, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 778, favs: 4, follows: 2, 8/18/2014, Four/Tobias, Christina
I Want to Keep Her The look on Puck's face in the delivery room at the end of season one when he watched Quinn give birth was heart rending... a missing moment between him and the only other person who might have realized how hard this all was for him...
Glee, K, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 922, favs: 6, follows: 2, 2/5/2014, Puck, Mercedes J., Quinn F.
3 Fire and Rain Sam needed a little more comfort than he seemed to get during this tragedy. Why he didn't get it was the bigger question. One-shot.
Glee, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Tragedy, words: 1k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, 11/3/2013
26Impossible to Cope » A look at how the original cast members cope with the greatest loss any of them has ever faced. (I couldn't bring myself to write about the new kids - don't know them well enough to even try.)
Glee, K+, English, Tragedy & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 6, words: 9k+, favs: 18, follows: 35, updated: 8/3/2013 published: 7/17/2013, Finn H.
8 This Is Where They Died, Hermione This Is Where He killed Them A missing moment between Harry and Hermione after their trip to Godric's Hollow in DH.
Harry Potter, K, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, words: 1k+, favs: 30, follows: 4, 10/21/2012, Harry P., Hermione G.
173The Dark I Know Well » Seamus and Dean have their own issues as they try to come to terms with their experiences in the months following the Battle of Hogwarts. NO slash whatsoever.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 12, words: 27k+, favs: 25, follows: 41, updated: 7/17/2011 published: 12/29/2008, Dean T., Seamus F.
3Too Many Shots A series of vignettes beginning the day Johnny and Dally died and continuing through their funerals.
Outsiders, T, English, Angst & Drama, words: 1k+, favs: 5, follows: 6, 2/25/2011
34Wedding Woes » On the morning of his wedding to Katie, George has doubts... takes place in the SU, obviously.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 3, words: 4k+, favs: 12, follows: 17, updated: 7/3/2010 published: 4/3/2010, George W., Katie B.
204 Every Day a Little Death » A series of short vignettes as the Weasleys come to terms with their loss. Starting with the day Fred dies, each character will have a chapter of his/her own to reflect/experience the days covered, so there will be 8 chapters per "day." T for language.
Harry Potter, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 14, words: 11k+, favs: 45, follows: 27, updated: 3/7/2010 published: 4/18/2009, Fred W.
2Pouring him into bed Sam's upset about his father's infidelities, and Josh's planned night of drunkenness doesn't pan out. It's up to Donna to fix things.
West Wing, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, words: 1k+, favs: 8, 2/11/2010, Sam S., Donna M.
168 Charlie's Return » It's got to be hard to be Charlie Weasley and get to the Battle of Hogwarts just moments too late... to never be around when it really seems to count, for that matter. This follows him through the immediate aftermath of DH.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 9, words: 15k+, favs: 64, follows: 37, updated: 12/27/2008 published: 4/22/2008, Charlie W., Bill W.
1k+ Weasley Family Heartbreak » In an AU version of post-DH by two years , Arthur receives some very bad news. How will the rest of the family cope? Idea came from an interview with JKR - rated T for language
Harry Potter, T, English, Tragedy & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 62, words: 135k+, favs: 269, follows: 173, updated: 11/16/2008 published: 2/9/2008, Arthur W., Molly W.
45Near Fatal Accidents » The Weasleys seemed to have so much bad luck throughout the series and beyond . In a joint effort, Dodger Gilmore and I are writing a three-parter, in which each chapter will deal with Ginny and the twins as they cope with these events together.
Harry Potter, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Angst, chapters: 2, words: 6k+, favs: 25, follows: 27, updated: 8/9/2008 published: 7/24/2008, George W., Ginny W.
85For Harry » We only know what Hermione, Ron, and Ginny yelled when they saw Hagrid carrying Harry out of the forest, but what were they thinking when they saw this?
Harry Potter, K, English, Tragedy, chapters: 3, words: 2k+, favs: 60, follows: 31, updated: 3/25/2008 published: 8/6/2007, Hermione G., Ron W.