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|5,001 - 10,000 Words|
|Queer Eye for the Straight Guy: Spike by Mezz|
The Fab Five come to Sunnydale to give Spike a makeover in
an effort to win back Buffy.
Late Season Six, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 5005 words.
|The Weary World Rejoicing by Annakovsky|
Xander Harris, Christmas 2003, but in an AU where the events of "The Gift" went very differently. (Posted December 22, 2003)
Alternate Universe, Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike & Xander, 5038 words.
|Belonging by astraea|
Post 'Lessons', Buffy, Xander and Souled!Spike go haring off to LA for some crossover madness....
Post-Lessons, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 5066 words.
|Recursion by Rachel A.|
Spike plays poker with Willow and waxes existential.
Sequel to Scary Scooby, Post-Normal Again, Rated PG-13, Spike/Willow, 5066 words.
|Cats and Dogs by Estepheia|
One night at the cemetery - Evil's afoot, but Spike and Tara are a little tied up...
Alternate Universe, During Seeing Red, Rated PG-13, Spike/Tara, 5106 words.
|Boomerang by Shadowlass|
Spike. Buffy. Adam. Spike’s impulsive, but he’s not stupid. Romance, action, smartassery, and Riley punchage. Fluffy S/B, branches off mid-“Yoko Factor.”
During The Yoko Factor, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 5128 words.
|Moondance by Chris|
More conversation and a dance
Post-Conversations with Dead People, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 5148 words.
|Bewhipped, Bothered and Bewildered by Jonesie|
The Scoobies meet to figure out how to handle the Troika. But their demons get in the way. Wackiness, lust, and various other nonsense ensues.
Sequel to Out on a Limb, Post-Gone, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 5152 words.
|Armor by cousinjean|
Clothes don't really make the man, and the coat doesn't make the vampire.
Sequel to Something Other Than Dead, Post-Get it Done, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 5160 words.
|Reasons by zero|
Buffy's having trouble finding reasons to live. Spike can name a few.
Post-Afterlife, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 5171 words.
|Feel So Different by sangga|
Response to Vamphile’s Fanfic challenge:
Bring her back – anyway, anyhow. This is a WARNING – this is a real departure from my usual stuff in both style and content. Not only in terms of the heavy smut, but it’s a POV, and rather dark. If that’s not your scene – well, you’ve been told.
Post-The Gift, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 5230 words.
|Healing by Kimi|
Even vampires need a little TLC.
Post-Showtime, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 5275 words.
|Knocking on Heaven's Door by Estepheia|
Spike and Andrew are stuck at the mission.
During Touched, Rated NC-17, Spike/Andrew, 5289 words.
|Some Years Later by Indri|
Four short pieces about Buffy's exes, written towards the end of Season Five, knowing a single spoiler from "Smashed".
Alternate Universe, Rated R, 5383 words.
|What She Didn't Say by Kimi|
As much as I loved GID, I'm tired of waiting for them to get on the stick here. Decided to take matters into my own hands.
Post-Get it Done, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 5405 words.
|Shades of Grey 5: Reversion by Athene|
Trust, willpower, self-control, duty. Events force Giles to contemplate the nature of such things, and lead him to a terrible discovery.
Sequel to Shades of Grey 4: Resolution, Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike & Giles, 5440 words.
|Palette by Dana Woods|
"He and Tara could never again speak of Buffy or Willow, and he'd still come upstairs each morning to watch her watch the sunrise."
Alternate Universe, Late Season Seven, Early AtS Season Five, Rated PG, Spike/Tara, 5476 words.
|Chamomile, and Ashes by ascian|
In the post-Gift summer, Tara watches the world put itself back together.
Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike & Tara, Spike & Dawn, 5479 words.
|Give My Regards by hold_that_thought|
Spike and Wesley keep the world safe for bad musical adaptations and Lilah tries to get Wesley a birthday present he'll really enjoy.
Sequel to Brand New Start, Post-Unleashed, Rated NC-17, Spike/Wesley, Spike/Lilah, 5545 words.
|*Closure by Anna S|
Alternate Universe, Spike/Xander, Spike/Angel(us), 5551 words.
|Equal Opportunities by Ariana|
Buffy and Spike have sex. The house falls down.
Post-Smashed, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 5559 words.
|The Valorous Vampire by Gwyneth Rhys|
"In the entire history of Slayers from the pre-classical to the current, only one has had consensual sexual relations with sanguisugent biologically non-viable desouled beings. This paper examines Buffy Summers and her past and current relationships with two such creatures, and seeks explanation of how such relations may affect the outcome in the fight against Evil, particularly in regards to the Vampire Spike, AKA William the Bloody." Council of Watchers Journal, November, 2002.
Early Season Seven, 5563 words.
|Seasons of Life by Lara Dean-Brierley|
Four stages in Buffy's and Spike's relationship. Written from Buffy's perspective, lotsa angst, and I wreak havoc with timelines, but mostly this was written to play with symbolism. You have been warned.
Mid-Season Six, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 5613 words.
|to be a man by BuffyX|
All the small interactions lead up to the defining moment.
Season Seven, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, Spike & Xander, Spike & Dawn, Spike & Willow, 5652 words.
|wasteland by BuffyX|
Here's the idea: Post-Grave, post-Tomorrow AU; what would've happened if they never discovered Angel at the bottom of the ocean, and if instead of heading to Sunnydale, Spike ended up in L.A. first?
Post-Grave, Alternate Universe, Rated NC-17, Spike/Fred, 5670 words.
|Behind Blue Eyes by Onondata|
In a world where Rupert Giles never reconciled with the Watcher's Council
after his troubled youth, the Ripper comes to play a very different role in
the heirarchy of the Hellmouth. Spike's relationship to the Ripper is quite different as well.
Alternate Universe, Rated NC-17, Spike/Giles, 5741 words.
|Spinning by Amy|
Sequel to "After The Dance." "It's hard to stop the wanting. She knows that for a fact."
Sequel to After the Dance, Post-Grave, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 5798 words.
|Moonrise by Cody Nelson|
How they get her back.
Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike/Buffy, 5835 words.
|Something Alive by opalescence|
Spike gives Buffy a very special gift, and they explore their
feelings for one another. Surprise ending.
Post-Potential, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 5901 words.
|Bondage Fun by Moose|
What went on during the "missing" handcuff scene in "Dead Things"? (This is *not* PWP, but also not for minors.)
During Dead Things, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 5904 words.
|Buffy Summers' Diary: The Return of Riley by Lori|
Riley comes back for Hostile 17. Buffy's written in voice of Bridget Jones.
Sequel to Buffy Summers' Diary, Post-As You Were, Rated PG, Spike/Buffy, 5930 words.
|Who You're Not by Alexia Eve|
Faith breaks out of jail. Spike's stuck in Sunnydale. Everybody wants what they can never have.
Warning: NC-17. Graphic sex, general angstyness. And also mannequins. Don't read if you're easily offended, or related to me by blood. Please.
Post-Crush, Rated NC-17, Spike/Faith, 6034 words.
|Truth and Law by FayJay|
Sequel to 'Tooth and Claw'. Wolfram and Hart make Spike an offer he
can't refuse. Lindsey gets more than he bargained for. (Slash)
Sequel to Tooth and Claw, Post-In the Dark, Rated NC-17, Spike/Lindsey, 6038 words.
|Two If By Sea by Kelly|
Futurefic....say two years from now, give or take.
Alternate Universe, Post-Selfless, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 6047 words.
|*Reprise by Anna S|
Alternate Universe, Post-Grave, Spike/Riley, 6057 words.
|Woman by LadyCat|
Dawn has a problem. Xander's POV, set approximately three weeks after 'The Gift'.
Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike & Dawn, Spike & Xander, 6075 words.
|What Reaches Up to You by Ivytree|
Post-Bring on the Night, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 6144 words.
|Three Vampires, Two Slayers, Twenty Love Poems, and a Song of Despair by Tara R.|
Glimpses of a life: Spike.
Pre-Series, Season Two, Mid-Season Six, Rated NC-17, Spike/Drusilla, Spike/Buffy, Spike/Angel(us), Spike/Other, 6169 words.
|A Brief History of Now by Gwyneth Rhys|
A Willow's-eye-view of Buffy and Spike, and the changes they're going through separately and together.
Post-Storyteller, Spike/Buffy, Spike & Willow, 6191 words.
|A Crazy Gorram Story by Herself|
"There's gorram eccentrics all over." Short story written for NWHepcat's birthday ficathon, November '04. (Completed November 2004).
Sequel to Where They Have To Take You In, Post-Wrecked, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 6252 words.
|When in Rome by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
When in Rome, do as the Romans.
Post-Beneath You, Rated NC-17, Spike/Angel(us), 6289 words.
|Ophthalmology by glossolalia|
Can the aftermaths of "Chosen" and "Home" be summarized by The Who's "Behind Blue Eyes"? I seemed to think so.
Post-Chosen, Rated NC-17, Spike/Wesley, 6294 words.
|Breathing for Two by OneTwoMany (Sabre)|
Learning to live.
Early AtS Season Five, Rated NC-17, Spike/Fred, 6299 words.
|Brothers in Arms by Poshcat|
Guess who's come for a visit at Wolfram and Hart's on Christmas night?
Post-Chosen, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 6304 words.
|Revelations by HarmonyFB|
Set in canon, during 'Something Blue'. Sequel to 'Glimpses'. A spell, a heart-to-heart, an uncomfortable aftermath. S/B.
Sequel to Glimpses, During Something Blue, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 6318 words.
|Other Victorians by glossolalia|
Spike & Wes meet up at a porn store.
Mid-Season Five, Rated NC-17, Spike/Wesley, 6336 words.
|A Little Love by Sofia|
Spike tells Buffy of his Turning. Some truths surface. Some she has to figure for herself.
Sequel to The Games They Play, Post-Grave, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, Spike/Drusilla, Spike/Angel(us), 6350 words.
|Second Date by Miss Murchison|
What if Spike fell for Lilah instead of Buffy?
Sequel to Pleasure Before Pain, Post-Harsh Light of Day, Rated NC-17, Spike/Lilah, 6454 words.
|Male Bond-age by Beamer|
Spike and Xander run into a little trouble on a routine patrol the summer after Buffy’s death.
Post-The Gift, Rated R, Spike/Xander, 6503 words.
|*Rock of Ages by Annie Sewell-Jennings and wisteria|
One church, two perspectives, and a thousand nameless sins.
Post-Beneath You, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 6510 words.
|Miles To Go by Rachel A.|
Two souled vampires with a long way to go.
Post-Grave, Rated NC-17, Spike/Angel(us), 6562 words.
|Small Mercies by Ginmar|
After the rescue, everyone comes to terms.
Post-Showtime, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 6572 words.
|*Pas de Deux by Chris and wisteria|
A collaborative effort by Chris and wisteria. Chris took Spike's POV, and wisteria took Buffy's. What resulted are two separate NC-17 fics, but not exactly smut.
Post-Grave, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 6760 words.
|A Stillness of Heart by Lyric|
Spike. Willow. Sex. That about covers it.
Post-Grave, Rated NC-17, Spike/Willow, 6765 words.
|Threadbare by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
Response to the "Spike tied to a chair in Buffy's bedroom" challenge.
Post-Sleeper, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 6784 words.
|Five Things That Never Happened To Spike by Kita (Donna M.)|
Er...five things that never- yea. That. Set in seasons 4, 5, summer following S5, & two post-S7s, respectively. (A part of the 'Five Things That Never Happened' challenge)
Season Four, Season Five, Post-The Gift, Alternate Universe, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, Spike/Giles, Spike/Dawn, 6884 words.
|Settling In by Shadowlass|
It's Spike's first night at the Hyperion, and everyone has a little adjusting to do. Short series, each chapter from a different POV. Post-AtS season three, BtVS season seven.
Early AtS Season Five, Rated PG-13, 6928 words.
|Grandpa by Ivytree|
The ends of BtVS 6 and AtS 3 come together; not angsty, really!
Post-Grave, Rated PG-13, 6983 words.
|Sacred by Valancy|
Sometime after the Boxer Rebellion, Angel/Spike/Dru
Pre-Series, Rated NC-17, Spike/Angel(us), Spike/Drusilla, 7076 words.
|The Spirit of Thanksgiving by astraea|
At the end of Pangs, what if Xander's syphilis hadn't cleared up? What if a cunning plan had been called for? What if we could work Spike into the plot in some way?
Snarky Spuffy Season Four Fluff.
Post-Pangs, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 7185 words.
|Show and Tell by Isabel Ortiz|
Spike and Buffy celebrate an anniversary.
Sequel to Epiphanies, Post-Potential, Alternate Universe, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 7250 words.
|Any Small Thing by Ginmar|
Buffy and Spike in Spiral, a moment alone at the end of the world.
During Spiral, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 7320 words.
|Not True Nowhere by WesleysGirl|
Alternate Universe, AtS Season Five, Rated NC-17, Spike/Wesley, Spike/Xander, 7353 words.
|Shelter by Colleen|
This is my version of Spike returns. It has nothing to do with what we'll get on Wednesday, I can pretty much guarantee. However - it's my story :)
Post-Chosen, Rated PG-13, Spike/Anne, 7378 words.
|Voices in the Dark by Kimi|
Spike returns to Sunnydale...
Post-Grave, Rated G, Spike/Buffy, 7598 words.
|Hotel Lavear by Indri|
South America, 1998, from the chaos demon's point-of-view.
Post-Fool for Love, Rated PG-13, Spike/Drusilla, 7600 words.
|Heartbreak Even by amerella|
Eventually wanders into NC-17 territory.
Post-Chosen, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 7734 words.
|The Price for Flight by Gwyneth Rhys|
One night with Buffy and Spike after his return to Sunnydale, as Spike tries to cope with having a soul, being integrated back into the lives of the Scoobies, and wanting to do right by Buffy. A little humor (I hope) inside a lot of angst.
Post-Grave, Spike/Buffy, 7745 words.
|Five Cinders That Never Burned by Lesley|
A 'Five Things That Never Happened' challenge response. This one offers different tracks things could have gone for Spike from 1880, Entropy, Bargaining, Chosen, and ATS S5 - regular casting spoiler only, speculation only - but didn't.
Pre-Series, During Entropy, Post-Bargaining, Post-Chosen, AtS Season Five, Rated NC-17, Spike/Halfrek, Spike/Anya, Spike/Dawn, Spike & Joyce, Spike/Drusilla, 7764 words.
|Easier Said by Moose|
Faith's back in Sunnydale just as Spike considers leaving once and for all!
Post-Wrecked, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, Spike & Dawn, Spike & Faith, 7837 words.
|Epiphanies by Isabel Ortiz|
A close call sparks some re-evaluation of Spike and Buffy's relationship.
Sequel to Carpe Noctem, Post-Potential, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 7890 words.
|Bus Stop Boxer by wiseacress|
Eels wrote a song called "Bus Stop Boxer," which includes angsty/ironic lyrics about the kind of guy who hangs out in public transit shelters and picks fights to feel big. For some reason it made me think of Xander, Cleveland, and a day job for Spike.
Alternate Universe, Post-Chosen, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 7913 words.
|The Down Below by Devil Piglet|
Spike and Dawn have some unfinished business.
Post-Lessons, Rated R, Spike & Dawn, 7976 words.
|A Cricket from California by Elsa Frohman|
A Christmas gift. Warm hands. Hot toddies. Songs
of praise. Holly and mistletoe. Fresh snow and church bells.
What more could a Slayer ask for?
Post-Bring on the Night, Rated PG, Spike/Buffy, 8006 words.
|gnilaeH by Kimi|
Mirror POV for "Healing"
Post-Showtime, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 8176 words.
|Who Am I? by Herself|
Buffy's pretty sure she doesn't know. Spike hopes she'll figure it out. (Completed January 2002)
Sequel to Listening to Garnetta, Post-Wrecked, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 8193 words.
|Mockingbird by zero|
When Spike's chip is removed from the equation, it forces a showdown between slayer and vampire, and the Scoobies once again find themselves allied against an old adversary.
Post-Tabula Rasa, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 8250 words.
|The Perfume of Kismet by Gwyneth Rhys|
Spike runs into Buffy in LA; during their interlude, they teach each other a few things about grief, longing, and despair, as Angel's shadow looms over them both. Again with the kinda dark and smutty.
Post-Becoming, Spike/Buffy, 8301 words.
|The Week After by Estepheia|
Set between Seasons 5 and 6. Buffy is dead and Spike is heartbroken. All stories of this loosely connected cycle are set within the first week after Buffy’s death. They deal with trust issues and friendship and they explore Spike’s relationship with the surviving Scoobies.
Post-The Gift, Rated R, Spike & Dawn, Spike & Tara, 8388 words.
|Talk To Me by Ozfan|
Daydreaming of Spike and Buffy being nice to each other again.
Post-Him, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 8391 words.
|Steam by Two Ladies of Quality|
Xander hangs out in the comfortable warm surroundings of a Turkish bath, contemplating his future--and distractions--rated R. Spoilers for Hell's Bells.
Early Season Six, Post-Hell's Bells, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 8406 words.
|Uncertainty of the Man by Fallowdoe|
AU-- Spike is given what he needs in Africa, order to achieve his goals. He comes back changed.
Post-Grave, Rated PG-13, Spike & Dawn, Spike/Buffy, Spike & Xander, 8455 words.
|A View of the Ocean by OneTwoMany (Sabre)|
A girl can dream, right?
Post-Just Rewards, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 8467 words.
|Of the Beast by Kita (Donna M.)|
A four-part, four POV (Buffy, Spike, Angel, Darla) fic that looks at the nature of the beast in us all...human, vampire..Slayer...halfling... Rated hard R. Contains ref. to mythical beastiality, het sex, non-con sex, and F/F, M/M slash sex.
Post-Checkpoint, Pre-Series, Rated R, Spike/Angel(us), Spike/Drusilla, 8601 words.
|A Poor Captain by Rachel A.|
Can a boy who's done all the right things for all the wrong reasons help a
girl who's done all the wrong things for all the right reasons? A story of
the blind leading the blinder.
Sequel to Recursion, Post-Grave, Rated PG-13, Spike/Willow, 8622 words.
|*The Sheet Anchor by Peasant|
It’s the Napoleonic wars and Spike runs away to sea (sort of).
Pre-Series, Rated PG-13, Spike/Angel(us), Spike/Other, 8642 words.
|Touch by Two Ladies of Quality|
An AU that occurs during "Seeing Red", with Spike thinking a little longer and Xander arriving a little quicker.
Sequel to Steam, During Seeing Red, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 8711 words.
|All Over It by NautiBitz|
Buffy's gotta stop an apocalypse. Luckily, Spike's back in town and has just the stuff she needs. Inspired in part by the Buffy X-Box Game.
Post-Revelations, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 8794 words.
|The Living by Gwyneth Rhys|
After dumping Spike, Buffy appears to have a change of heart, and drags him on a strange, painful road trip. Kinda dark and kinda smutty.
Post-As You Were, Spike/Buffy, 8913 words.
|Scarborough Fair by Lesley|
This story is a companion piece to Root Systems.
Both go AU after S7 TKIM and S4 ATS Soulless.
The two form a diptych with the elder story telling the facts, and this story the emotions of the journey Spike and Willow take in a post-apocalyptic world, whilst also taking them much further forward in time. The title of each snapshot of their lives come from the Simon and Garfunkel canticle version of the traditional English folk song Scarborough Fair.
Willow and Spike interweave their tale together to form a canticle of their own.
English folk songs are often darker than they appear. This one is.
Alternate Universe, Post-The Killer in Me, Rated NC-17, Spike/Willow, 9006 words.
|Beggars Would Ride by wiseacress|
Season Four, Rated NC-17, Spike/Angel(us), 9059 words.
|Armistice by Jessie|
Spike and Xander find they have more in common than either of them would have preferred.
Post-Older and Far Away, Rated PG-13, Spike & Xander, Spike/Buffy, 9123 words.
|Healing Touch by Ariana|
Safe in the Summers house with all the Slayers in Training, Spike is still suffering from the aftermath of his torture at the hands of the First. But Buffy knows how to cure him.
Post-Showtime, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 9183 words.
|Into the Blue by ascian|
"She takes her mother's hand, and lets her parents draw her back into the world. It's your ties to the world that keep you in it, after all, and she's finally ready to start rebuilding them." Takes place in the Normal Again alternate reality.
During Normal Again, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 9411 words.
|Body Shots by NautiBitz|
Faith, wearing Buffy's body, has just met Spike for the first time. This time it goes a little differently. (Crosses over with AtS.)
During Who Are You?, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, Spike/Faith, 9415 words.
|*Chevachee by Peasant|
Angelus takes Spike on a little trip.
Pre-Series, Rated R, Spike/Angel(us), Spike/Drusilla, 9641 words.
|Illumination by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
After Spike's rescue from the hands of the First, there's more than just flesh and bone to be mended.
Post-Showtime, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 9801 words.
|Gentle by OneTwoMany (Sabre)|
Let's fill in some of those blanks in Chosen. B/S all the way, baby!
During Chosen, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 9868 words.
|Demons and Dharma by sangga|
Spike crashes Buffy's yoga class, but gets more than he bargained for.
Early Season Five, Rated PG, Spike/Buffy, 9951 words.
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