In The Winds (complete) - Picks up immediately where The Ties That Bind left off. Her entire career had been spent following the evidence, trusting in it. Breath of Life - The bombing had changed everything. He wants to follow Ethan Slaughter, this uncouth meathead from Gangs whose last three partners all died on the job under questionable circumstances, earning Slaughter the unfortunate nickname: "The Widowmaker."'What she wants, and what she believes she can have, are two entirely different things.' Set after Tick Tick Tick/Boom, a violent storm keeps Castle and Beckett awake in the middle of the night. He finds his match is smart, her humor sharp, and the desire just to meet her for real nearly overwhelms him. And he has absolutely no idea what is going on, but it definitely isn't good.' Post-ep for 8x14, The G. S.'They're all in pairings, cut into halves, and if this is a study into separation anxiety, then it's definitely working.
Now that Richard is the Lord Rahl, will he and Kahlan finally be able to be together, or will an ill omen in the night sky destroy everything. See You At The Start - The sight of Kate Beckett naked in his bed was breathtaking. But with this case, unlike any before, she just could not believe it. Even though Castle technically isn't her other half.' An AU version of 8x12, 'The Blame Game', set in season 3.
What if Richard relents to Nicci's suggestion that they make Kahlan feel better? Leap of Faith - A fire began to build inside her, and Kate jumped out of her seat, abandoning her phone—and temptation—on her desk as she rushed out of the bullpen, bypassing the elevator and making straight for the stairs. A co-authored story by bravevulnerability and Oliviet. Not for nothing was Beckett the youngest woman in the history of the NYPD to make detective. This really can't wait another day, wall be damned...' Castle and Beckett get a nudge in the right direction, courtesy of his mother.
What will be Kahlan's reaction when her Seeker returns to her after he has slept with another? For Baneofthe Wicked, for the request of a Richard/Nikki fic that got me thinking.2. Castle and Beckett work at reclaiming their intimacy and reaffirming their love. Empty Sheets - After drinks with Detective Inspector Colin Hunt, Kate Beckett returns home to empty sheets. Just as Katherine Beckett was finally ready to make a move on Richard Castle, he pulled away. An AU Cops and Robbers ending in honor of Castle Fan Fic Monday."If you would have just stopped, if you would have just let it go…" Roy shakes his head, lips pursing with shame or disappointment, perhaps both. Castle and Beckett both join the same dating website after incessant encouragement from their family and friends and start talking to each other without knowing it due to the anonymity of their profiles. Maybe she'd be better off with the robbery detective.
There's Always A Story (in progress) - "There's always a story, always a chain of events that makes everything make sense." A collection of unrelated one shots, ficlets, and/or drabbles. There's Always A Story: Under The Covers (in progress) - M-Rated Companion to "There's Always A Story"3. Jurassic Island (complete) - This wasn't the tropical getaway they were expecting. I went with both and made it as fluffy as possible when there's an emergency room involved.
It's your last chance before you go serious Stanford on us." - A Caskett AU.'She's fairly certain she's no one's mother. Prompted at castlefanficprompts for 8x12, "The Blame Game", thus spoilers: What if Kate were injured, or pregnant, during this episode?
Alone, and without her powers, she must do whatever is necessary to survive. Leather and Agiel (abandoned) - Lost and alone, separated from Richard, Kahlan must rescue and befriend a tormented women in the clutches of a madman. If The Loft Is Rocking - Alexis and Martha hear noises coming from the master bedroom, only discover it's not what they thought. See You - Castle leaves with Gina, but is all as it seems? What happens when she becomes more involved in her next story than she initially intended? Seems I've seen this movie before." I own nothing Castle but my love for the show. Then again, that might be what happens when you save your favorite mystery writer...(Caskett AU - Inspired by the movie of the same name)"Beckett still loves you." Castle pauses in his descent down Mia's hallway, glancing back to the woman with a battered nose courtesy of his elbow and a tentative smile on her face.
Now she's in hot pursuit of those responsible, while also dodging investigative journalist Rick Castle in search of his next story. Together navigating the ups and downs of a new relationship and expectant parenthood."What's in a name? Cold Cases: A Solid Ground Companion (complete) - A series of little vignettes of how the members of the 12th Precinct are coping with the disappearance of Detective Kate Beckett and Mr. Takes place concurrently with Ch 18 of SOLID GROUND.3. Everything happened the same, minus Castle's involvement.1. By popular request, how Beckett became a shapeshifter and what happened thereafter. With a bit of luck, that'll last till puberty." Cool for Cats universe."So let me get this straight, if you had the chance to be a shapeshifter you'd take it? He can easily handle two babies." The giant O'Leary babysits the Castle twins. " When Castle successfully meddles his way into Kate's past, he uncovers a secret that could break her. "'Kate Beckett may have slid beneath his skin, threaded herself through his veins and leaked into his bloodstream, but maybe it was a good thing, for now, for the sake of the mission. Thank you for all the prompts, for reading, and all the feedback. His grip tightens on her shoulder and he tugs, pulls her into the wall of his chest. The row of diamonds exploded in a shower of color, radiant as a firework display.
This one is going to be more intense, considering the subject matter this one is loosely based on is BLOOD OF THE FOLD and TEMPLE OF THE WINDS (if you've read the books, you know what I mean). The Chimes Toll A Firestorm (abandoned) - Sequel to In The Winds. Castle quickly climbed back onto the mattress and laid down beside her, his eyes milking in the glorious sight of all her naked flesh. AU ONESHOT; Takes place sometime after 3x17-Countdown. Set about two years into the future (hypothetical season 10), apperception is having a full understanding of an event because of the conditions that inspire it.
Now that they are married, will Richard and Kahlan finally find happiness, or will an invasion by an evil foe and an insidious plot by a Sister of the Dark ruin everything? Making A Play - Everything was going just fine until Detective Tamera "Tammy" Demming showed up and took an interest in a certain mystery novelist shadowing Detective Beckett. Prompt fill for the Good Luck Stana prompt challenge.25. It had been a long three months since he'd last seen or heard from Kate Beckett. A story roughly prompted by tumblr's one-writer-girl: "Beckett tries to win them back.""Something dangerous and wild flashes in his eyes, and she realizes that they're leaning into one another.
(This is to round up my SEEKER OF TRUTH trilogy of including the book material--this one being very loosely based on SOUL OF THE FIRE and the CHAINFIRE trilogy, but with a twist. No one's paying attention to them, but she feels like the room has stopped spinning just for them." A ridiculous little AU fic following the pilot episode."This wasn't her typical scene, but she swallowed down the hesitation and painted on a smile.
I apologize for the delay in this one; for some reason I get hit with writer's block more on this particular story than on other, I don't know why, but I just do.): A trilogy (plus bonus background story) involving my AU-2x01 MARKED storyline.1. After all, he did all of this for her, to honor her mom." - Season 3 AU based around the time of the Johanna Beckett Scholarship Benefit. Maddox beat her to a pulp and I know you're off the team, but she needs you." He may be angry with her, brokenhearted and wounded over her, but like hell is he going to stay away from the woman he loves when she's on the brink of death. " She felt his arms slide around her, gathering her up, gathering her to him, closer than ever before. On January 9th, 1999, Castle saves Johanna Beckett from being murdered.