All fic tagged ‘r:R’

A Very Strange Enchanted Boy

Title: A Very Strange Enchanted Boy Author: Julien Universe: Hornblower and Moulin Rouge! Characters featured: Horatio/Archie and Archie/Christian Category, Word count: Short story; 6165 words Rating: R, for what’s implied (there’s nothing very explicit) Summary: Horatio and Archie are on shore leave in Calais, France in 1900. Archie suggests they visit his beloved brother Christian, […]

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An Ideal Friend

Title: An Ideal Friend Author: Julien Universe: An Ideal Husband Characters featured: Lord Arthur Goring/Sir Robert Chiltern Category, Word count: Short story; 3706 words Rating: R Summary, Notes: This story took its inspiration from the 1999 movie version of Oscar Wilde’s play. As if the divine casting wasn’t inspiration enough, the characters exchange the lines […]

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Another Day, Another Phase

Title: Another Day, Another Phase Author: Julien Universe: Buffy the Vampire Slayer Characters featured: Xander/‘Ewan’ (original character) and a bit of Xander/Cordelia Category, Word count: Short story; 7230 words Rating: R Summary: Xander finds himself visited by an incubus… a gay incubus… Notes: I wrote this story immediately after watching the second season episode Phases, […]

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Citizens

Title: Citizens Author: Harlequin Universe: Knockaround Guys Characters featured: Matty/Taylor/Marbles Category, Word count: Short story; 4241 words Rating: R Summary, Notes: This mob movie stars Barry Pepper as Matty, Vin Diesel as Taylor, and Seth Green as Marbles… How was I meant to resist that? And how else were the characters gonna pass the time […]

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Crystal

A slightly older Mordred is obsessed with Arthur in all kinds of ways.

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic

Date Night

Title: Date Night Author: Harlequin Universe: Die Hard 4.0 Characters featured: John McClane/Matt Farrell Category, Word count: Short story; 6238 words Rating: R Summary: Matt heads out one Saturday night to meet a guy he says is a friend, but when John sees them together he realises it’s a date. He follows them to a […]

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Die Hard: 01 That Guy

Title: Die Hard: 01 That Guy Author: Harlequin Universe: Die Hard 4.0 Characters featured: John McClane/Matt Farrell Category, Word count: Short story; 5889 words Rating: R Summary, Notes: By the end of the movie, I was way too invested in McClane/Farrell slash to buy into Matt and Lucy working out as a couple. So, in […]

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Die Hard: 02 The One Where He Tells Lucy…

Title: Die Hard: 02 The One Where He Tells Lucy… Author: Harlequin Universe: Die Hard 4.0 Characters featured: John McClane/Matt Farrell Category, Word count: Short story; 8001 words Rating: R Summary, Notes: A sequel set a few months afer That Guy. The first story kind of begged the question of how McClane’s daughter Lucy would […]

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Differences

Title: Differences Author: Harlequin Universe: Harry Potter Characters featured: Cillian/Alessandro (original characters) Category, Word count: Short story; 9663 words Rating: R Summary: A young wizard investigates strange happenings in the Swiss Alps. Notes: An ‘original’ piece set sometime before the Harry Potter books begin. If I were making the movie of it, I’d cast the […]

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Estel

Title: Estel Author: Julien Universe: The Lord of the Rings Characters featured: Aragorn/Faramir Category, Word count: Short story; 8551 words Rating: R Summary: Faramir talks honestly with the new King Elessar, and recalls when he first met a Ranger named Estel wandering the wilderness, twelve years before. Notes: This is set in and around the […]

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Good Enough

Title: Good Enough Author: Harlequin Universe: Merlin Characters featured: Gwaine/Leon Category, Word count: Short story; 3100 words Rating: R Summary: It’s such a lovely day that Gwaine insists Leon accompany him on a quest. For once, Leon lets himself be persuaded. Notes: Set somewhere in between the third and fourth seasons. A humble offering for […]

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic

He Probably Tried to Do Something

Title: He Probably Tried to Do Something Author: Julien Universe: LA Confidential Characters featured: Jack Vincennes/Matt Reynolds Category, Word count: Short story; 4152 words Rating: R Summary: The worldly Jack Vincennes is intrigued despite himself by the naive charms of Matt Reynolds. When everything goes horribly wrong, Jack is moved to try to make amends. […]

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Imagination

Arthur thinks he’s being visited by an incubus, but Merlin realises there’s another explanation.

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic

Merlin: 01 The Quick Learner

Merlin is surprised at some of the duties Arthur expects of his new servant, but Merlin is nothing if not adaptable… (Bless him!)

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Merlin: 02 Learning Fast

Merlin hopes that his unexpected duties will continue, but Arthur makes him wait. Until at last Arthur is the one who has to cope with the unexpected…

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Not Today

Title: Not Today Author: Harlequin Universe: Die Hard 4.0 Characters featured: John McClane/Matt Farrell Category, Word count: Short story; 5001 words Rating: R Summary: Matt begins a brand new chapter in his life when he receives a job offer from the FBI’s Cyber Division, and he finds that legitimacy suits him. But of course nothing […]

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Nothing, Nada, Nihil, Nix

Title: Nothing, Nada, Nihil, Nix Author: Julien Universe: Highlander Characters featured: Duncan MacLeod/Methos Category, Word count: Short story; 5323 words Rating: R Summary: Methos has a cunning plan for seducing Duncan, but then Kronos shows up, and nothing subtle is going to survive. Notes: This fic draws on the episodes Comes a Horseman and Revelation […]

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Posted in: Highlander, Slash fic

Only Human: 01 Human Interlude

Title: Only Human: 01 Human Interlude Author: Harlequin Universe: Smallville Characters featured: Clark/Lex Category, Word count: Short story; 4340 words Rating: R (though relatively mild) Summary, Notes: This is set in the first season episode Leech, in which Clark loses his super powers and can enjoy being human. First published: 4 January 2008 on Harlequin’s […]

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Posted in: Slash fic, Smallville

Only Human: 02 The Fort Knox of Secrets

Title: Only Human: 02 The Fort Knox of Secrets Author: Harlequin Universe: Smallville Characters featured: Clark/Lex Category, Word count: Short story; 3172 words Rating: R (though relatively mild) Summary, Notes: Following on from Human Interlude, this story begins immediately after the first season episode Nicodemus, and wanders on through further episodes. First published: 4 January […]

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Posted in: Slash fic, Smallville

Remembering / Forgetting

Title: Remembering / Forgetting Author: Julien Universe: Pride & Prejudice Characters featured: Darcy/Bingley Category, Word count: Short story; 1896 words Rating: R (but rather mild) Summary: Darcy can’t admit it, but he wants to forget Elizabeth Bennet just as much as he wants his friend to forget Jane. As a distraction, he remembers (and then […]

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Secrets

On their return from Merlin’s home village, Arthur thinks he has worked out Merlin’s secret – and that it’s the same as his own secret…

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic

Skirmishes

Title: Skirmishes Author: Harlequin Universe: Pride & Prejudice Characters featured: Darcy/Bingley Category, Word count: Short story; 1275 words Rating: R Summary: Darcy has followed Bingley to London, and dissuaded him from ever returning to Netherfield or courting Jane Bennet. The two men have begun an affair, as Darcy also tries to forget Jane’s sister Elizabeth. […]

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Smitten

Arthur walks into a coffee shop on a quest for a triple latte. He doesn’t expect to fall in love.

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic

Spring Came Early

An alternate universe story, which suggests that after Igraine’s death, Uther could not bear to raise his son himself. Instead, he has given him to Gorlois, to raise as his ward. Eventually, twenty-one years later, a golden-haired knight rides into Camelot for the spring tournament. Uther doesn’t recognise him, but is nevertheless strongly drawn to him.

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic

Spring Came Early (alternate ending)

This is an alternate (happy!) ending to an alternate universe story, which suggested that after Igraine’s death, Uther could not bear to raise his son himself. Instead, he gave Arthur to Gorlois, to raise as his ward. Eventually, twenty-one years later, a golden-haired knight named Lucius rides into Camelot for the spring tournament. Uther doesn’t recognise him, but is nevertheless strongly drawn to him.

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic

Stake-Out

Title: Stake-Out Author: Harlequin Universe: Die Hard 4.0 Characters featured: John McClane/Matt Farrell Category, Word count: Short story; 4584 words Rating: R Summary: Matt surprises John by showing up while John’s on a stake-out, but then John surprises Matt even more. Matt’s been living in John’s spare room for months, unaware that John has been […]

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Ted & Ralph: 02 Matching Pair

Title: Ted & Ralph: 02 Matching Pair Author: Julien Universe: Ted & Ralph (The Fast Show) Characters featured: Ted/Ralph Category, Word count: Short story; 2980 words Rating: R Summary: In which Ralph gives Ted a wedding ring. And at last they make love for the first time… Notes: The second story is set soon after […]

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Ted & Ralph: 03 River Deep, Mountain High

Title: Ted & Ralph: 03 River Deep, Mountain High Author: Julien Universe: Ted & Ralph (The Fast Show) Characters featured: Ted/Ralph Category, Word count: Short story; 1032 words Rating: R Summary: In which Ralph wakes up from a delightful dream, and Ted finds a good use for a haystack. (Well, it’s just a bit of […]

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Ted & Ralph: 04 Ever After

Title: Ted & Ralph: 04 Ever After Author: Julien Universe: Ted & Ralph (The Fast Show) Characters featured: Ted/Ralph, and Jamie/Robert (Jamie is an original character) Category, Word count: Story; 10822 words Rating: R Summary: In which Ted and Ralph, though happy, are still adjusting to being together. And Ralph’s cousin Jamie finds a new […]

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The Dastardly Libertines

Title: The Dastardly Libertines Author: Harlequin Universe: Hornblower Characters featured: Christopher/Horatio/Archie/Ewan (two original characters, and two canonical) Category, Word count: Short story; 6968 words Rating: R Summary: The lives and loves of Horatio, Archie and Pellew have become inextricably tangled over the years. Pellew’s beloved youngest son Christopher is intrigued to witness some of those […]

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The Fancier of Boys

Title: The Fancier of Boys Author: Julien Universe: Hornblower Characters featured: Horatio/Archie, with Archie/Simpson in the background, and the possibilities of Horatio/Clayton Category, Word count: Short story; 3052 words Rating: R, but only for what’s implied Summary: Horatio becomes aware of exactly how Simpson is using Archie, and is determined not to be victimised himself. […]

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The Judas Riffs: 03 Revolutionaries

Title: The Judas Riffs: 03 Revolutionaries Author: Harlequin Universe: Original, but inspired by Jesus Christ Superstar Characters featured: Judas/Simon & Jesus Category, Word count: Short story; 1525 words Rating: R Summary, Notes: This story again explores possible reasons behind Judas’s betrayal. Judas and Simon share very different ideas about how Jesus might progress their cause. […]

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The Love that Dares

Title: The Love that Dares Author: Julien Universe: Ted & Ralph (The Fast Show) and Queen of the Damned Characters featured: Ted/Ralph, and David Talbot/Marius Category, Word count: Short story; 5891 words Rating: R Summary: Ralph has invited David Talbot to visit the estate to study the ghosts that haunt the big house. When Talbot’s […]

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The One Good Thing

Title: The One Good Thing Author: Julien Universe: Hornblower Characters featured: Horatio/Archie, with Archie/Simpson in the background Category, Word count: Short story; 557 words Rating: R Summary: Horatio is desperate for a little kindness, but it’s in short supply on the Justinian. Warnings: Archie’s relationship with Simpson is, of course, non-consensual. First published: 8 December […]

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The Opposite of Alone

Title: The Opposite of Alone Author: Harlequin Universe: Original Characters featured: Danny/Steve (original characters) Category, Word count: Story; 12,063 words Rating: R Summary: A story about two Australian blokes, who begin an affair while sojourning on the NSW north coast. Set in the mid 1990s. First published: 4 January 2008 on Harlequin’s Slash Site

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Posted in: original, Slash fic

What Must Be, Shall Be

Title: What Must Be, Shall Be Author: Julien Universe: Star Wars: The Phantom Menace Characters featured: Obi–Wan/Qui–Gon Category, Word count: Short story; 2537 words Rating: R Summary: Obi–Wan resents Qui–Gon’s interest in Anakin, and is provoked into at last confronting the man with the truth about his love. First published: 10 August 2000 in Espresso […]

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with careful fingers and benign

Arthur falls in love on his first day of high school… with Merlin’s fingers.

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Posted in: Merlin, Slash fic