Explain It Like I'm Tree » A collection of Mystery Skulls Animated oneshots, loosely related, post-reconciliation. The gang scraped together enough to mortgage a house with an ancient tree out back. What do they do with their days and holidays? What cases do they take, and which ones do they turn down no matter how high the asking price? Why do they so much time in the back yard by the tree? Who's Mothman?
Misc. Cartoons & Invader Zim, T, English, Family & Friendship, chapters: 7, words: 14k+, updated: 8/25 published: 4/26, Dib
6Laughter Lines » An MSA Ghost fanfic-Just Legends story 5. It's been 3 months since Dib helped most of the Pepper family re-integrate into society. Vivi and Lewis spend their days managing Dib's schedule, in addition to Tome Tomb. Arthur and Kay have settled in together after a quiet wedding. Everything is fairly peaceful until Mystery reappears with a horrifying bit of information for Arcturus.
Misc. Cartoons, M, English, Family & Supernatural, chapters: 27, words: 79k+, favs: 4, follows: 4, updated: 7/14 published: 4/20/2018
1 Stay An MSA oneshot. The final human member of the Mystery Skulls passes on, immediately opening up a cold case from a past generation, and a whole lot of questions about the remaining totally-not-a-dog member of the group.
Misc. Cartoons, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 7k+, favs: 1, 2/26
1 Fearless An MSA oneshot. Vivi couldn't be happier that her team is back together. Even better, the Mystery Skulls have a chance at the big leagues if they do well on an overseas research expedition, and Vivi just knows they can pull it off. Certain team members might need an extra nudge, and maybe she didn't really ask, but it will be fine. It's always fine in the end, right?
Misc. Cartoons, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 5k+, favs: 3, 12/24/2019
30 Misdirection » Oh, wow. Look at the crowd. What a day for an execution, eh, Zim? Well, they've all come for you, so let's get this show on the road. Time to end this charade once and for all. (Sequel to Hey Spacejerk, but can stand on its own)
Invader Zim, T, English, Suspense & Friendship, chapters: 6, words: 6k+, favs: 19, follows: 13, updated: 10/30/2019 published: 10/2/2019, Zim, Dib, Red, Purple
1Previously on Other Peoples' Heartache » A collection of oneshots for the Just Legends series. Each chapter will address the time and setting of the chapter, so read all notes for context.
Misc. Cartoons, T, English, Supernatural & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 13k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 9/30/2019 published: 9/4/2016
1 Rest, Nestling An MSA Ghost oneshot. Once upon a time, a frightened child named Arthur found a magical tree in the heart of a forest…
Misc. Cartoons, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 5k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, 8/17/2019
234 Hey Spacejerk » Hey Spacejerk. Good job burning down my house. Were you hoping I'd have to move? Congratulations. But that's not going to stop me from spending my every living breathing second monitoring you. And sending you mail through a system you're too dumb to figure out. Enjoy blowing your voice out screaming. -Dib (lovely cover art by Owosa)
Invader Zim, T, English, Friendship & Suspense, chapters: 36, words: 36k+, favs: 76, follows: 57, updated: 5/28/2019 published: 5/16/2018, Zim, Dib, Prof. Membrane
6 Tattletale Princess Oneshot. After the second changeling invasion, Fluttershy is eager to get back to a normal routine. However Discord seems to be constantly underfoot, checking her identity and the status of her health. Eventually, an unexpected visit from Princess Luna brings Discord's fears out of the night and into the light.
My Little Pony, K+, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 4k+, favs: 29, follows: 8, 6/16/2018, Fluttershy, Princess Luna/Nightmare Moon, Discord
34 Flaws » An MSA Ghost fanfic. Just Legends story 4. The survivors of Demeter's curse have returned home, more bedraggled than triumphant. There has been no time to cope, no time to process, and no time to heal. Now the Mystery Skulls shelter with head paranormal researcher Dib Membrane, licking their wounds and hoping to reconstruct some semblance of normalcy.
Misc. Cartoons & Invader Zim, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Family, chapters: 30, words: 80k+, favs: 7, follows: 5, updated: 3/25/2018 published: 4/9/2017, Dib
1 Before And After MSA oneshot based on the prompt: Arthur and Dead or Alive Lewis hanging out. Well, both. Both is good.
Misc. Cartoons, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 2k+, favs: 7, 12/24/2017
1 Displaced MSAxInvader Zim oneshot semi-crackfic. Arthur buys a machine from a Craigslist seller who claims the device can influence the past. Hoping for a chance to redeem himself, Arthur returns to that fateful night...
Misc. Cartoons & Invader Zim, T, English, Humor & Parody, words: 2k+, follows: 1, 12/20/2017
16 Erroneous Oneshot. Zim has conquered his city, and it is only the first step in world domination. But one of his hyuman slaves seems disturbingly happy about this turn of events...
Invader Zim, K+, English, Sci-Fi & Drama, words: 3k+, favs: 48, follows: 8, 10/30/2017, Zim, Dib
21 Torn Apart » An MSA Ghost fanfic. Just Legends story 3. One chance. One last chance to save the youngest Pepper from the curse that has claimed two lives and stained a third with blood. Arthur is losing himself piecemeal to the remnants of the Shiker within, Vivi has never been less steady, and Lewis can barely hang onto who he is. Will their efforts be enough to save Dulcie?
Misc. Cartoons, M, English, Supernatural & Drama, chapters: 31, words: 79k+, favs: 12, follows: 5, updated: 4/4/2017 published: 5/8/2016
101 Sempadinum » Resilience Saga, story 4: In the wake of his latest encounter with the Swollen Eyeball, Zim tries to regain some semblance of control in his life on Earth. But his governmental "questioner" is getting under his skin. And why is his sister always humming now? And what does Red think he's DOING with this stupid plan of his? Trigger warnings.
Invader Zim, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 26, words: 35k+, favs: 41, follows: 13, updated: 11/26/2016 published: 4/26/2013, Zim, Dib, Red
171 Mekrelmar » Resilience Saga, story 2: Mekrelmar-Meh-krell-mar-: Disloyal, betrayer, one who commits treason, turncoat. Common definition: Worst possible sort of traitor in history. Trigger warnings.
Invader Zim, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, chapters: 21, words: 21k+, favs: 109, follows: 34, updated: 11/26/2016 published: 1/21/2008, Zim, Dib, Prof. Membrane, Red
24 Kodachrome » Glass Shards Beach isn't exactly known for its heart-stopping mysterious happenings. But when Fiddleford turns up with mysterious patterned burns, it's up to the Pines twins to figure out what's going on and who's hurting their friend.
Gravity Falls, T, English, Supernatural & Family, chapters: 9, words: 11k+, favs: 16, follows: 12, updated: 5/25/2016 published: 7/20/2015, Grunkle Stan, Bill, F. McGucket, Grunkle Ford
27 Where The Heart Is » Mystery Skulls - Ghost fanfiction. A collection of drabbles for the Thicker Than Water series. Each chapter will address the time and setting of the chapter, so read all notes for context.
Misc. Cartoons, T, English, Family & Supernatural, chapters: 14, words: 15k+, favs: 36, follows: 28, updated: 5/1/2016 published: 1/31/2015
88 Being Human » The Glass Lady has been in Dib's attic for as long as he can remember. Over the years, he stopped believing she was enchanted, but couldn't stop talking to the only person who didn't shut him up. Now, years later, he's starting to wonder if there really is more to the statue than meets the eye.
Invader Zim, T, English, chapters: 25, words: 44k+, favs: 48, follows: 38, updated: 4/30/2016 published: 10/20/2014, Zim, Dib, OC
17 The Weight Of Living » An MSA Ghost Fanfic. Just Legends story 2. Everything the Mystery Skulls thought they knew about Lewis has been shaken. With the Pepper family crumbling and Arthur's life in danger, the Skulls race to find the connection between Teles, Team Tome Tomb, and the Shiker before it's too late.
Misc. Cartoons, M, English, Hurt/Comfort & Supernatural, chapters: 27, words: 56k+, favs: 22, follows: 13, updated: 4/10/2016 published: 10/19/2015