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|10,000 - 30,000 Words|
|Stop Me If You've Heard This One by amerella|
A poignant tale of futility. Or perhaps just a tale of futility.
Post-As You Were, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, Spike/Other, 10127 words.
|The Sun, The Moon, The Stars by Gwyneth Rhys|
Continuing the story a few years after Heliotrope, Buffy begins to think about the future for her and for Spike, and what it really means to earn a place in heaven.
Sequel to Heliotrope, Post-Chosen, Spike/Buffy, 10170 words.
|Incandescence by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
Spike and Buffy share coffee and secrets.
Sequel to Illumination, Post-Showtime, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 10305 words.
|Cues and Balls by Estepheia|
Xander, Spike, the Bronze, a game of Eight Ball.
Post-Lies My Parents Told Me, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 10332 words.
|Unspoken by Circe|
This is a series of POV fics taking place at varying points during Season 7.
Season Seven, Rated PG, 10366 words.
|The Waiting Season by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
The summer of waiting and awakening.
Post-Grave, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 10379 words.
|Heliotrope by Gwyneth Rhys|
A few years after Chosen, Spike finds the safe world he's created for himself, after being brought back without knowing why or how, shaken up by Buffy's return to his life.
Post-Chosen, Spike/Buffy, 10635 words.
|Manhattan Nocturne by Herself|
New York City in 1928, seen through the eyes of Spike, from the gay underworld to the fleshpots of Harlem. This is a stand-alone historical but also a prequel to the Bittersweets series. (Completed December 2001)
Pre-Series, Rated NC-17, Spike/Other, Spike/Drusilla, 10800 words.
|Assumption by Gwyneth Rhys|
If you had been chosen by heaven, how could you live again on earth after being unchosen? A prose experiment in two voices, set in and after The Gift.
Post-The Gift, Spike/Buffy, 10870 words.
|Dark Horse by wiseacress|
Alternate Universe, Spike/Xander, 11557 words.
|Code of Conduct by L.A. Ward|
Spike at Caritas waiting for Buffy.
Sequel to Telling, Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike/Buffy, 11693 words.
|And Miles To Go by cousinjean|
My contribution to the glut of resurrection fics. Spike plays Orpheus to Buffy's Euridyce. Crossover with AtS.
Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike/Buffy, 11950 words.
|Shadows by Kimi|
It's five years after the events of BtVS Season 7. Uses some actual plot points from the finale and some that are purely my own invention. I'm bad that way. Originally posted April 17, 2003, after reading the script and thinking about it way too much.
Post-Chosen, Alternate Universe, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, Spike & Dawn, Spike & Xander, 12055 words.
|Thirst by Carolyn Claire|
Giles had told him once that the desert was the place to go for an epiphany; Xander's was life-changing.
Post-The Gift, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 12261 words.
|Shepherd by Kimi|
Four months after Riley's death, Spike comes back to Sunnydale. Voicesverse AU.
Sequel to Reminders, Post-Grave, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 12371 words.
|The Rescue by Elsa Frohman|
Six weeks! You can't expect me to just leave him
Post-Never Leave Me, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 12379 words.
|The Summit by Valerie X|
Post-"Gone". Rated R for sexual situations and political satire. Buffy/Spike. George W. Bush/Vladimir Putin.
Post-Gone, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 12493 words.
|Super Food World by Valerie X|
Spike and Buffy go grocery shopping, with angst and fluff.
Post-Doublemeat Palace, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 12646 words.
|His voice is like a Mars-bar by dutchbuffy2305|
Started as part of the flashfic-athon, but, um, got too long and PWP-y. Takes place from Dirty Girls to Chosen.
Post-Dirty Girls, Rated NC-17, Spike/Faith, 12747 words.
|Shades of Grey 6: Remembrance by Athene|
Even as they race to stop the apocalypse, Giles and Spike may still have some things to learn about each other.
Sequel to Shades of Grey 5: Reversion, Post-The Gift, Rated PG, Spike & Giles, 12851 words.
|Telling by L.A. Ward|
Buffy's back, and someone has to tell Angel.
Post-The Gift, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 12942 words.
|Mercy Street by Gwyneth Rhys|
When Dana returns to LA looking for Spike, they find a strange truce and a way to help each other with their damage.
Late AtS Season Five, Spike & Dana, 12972 words.
|Descent by Indri|
A post-Grave piece written with the benefit of Season Seven hindsight. Completed March 2004. Spoilers to Lies My Parents Told Me.
Post-Grave, Rated R, 13473 words.
|Heart and Soul by Cody Nelson|
Following "The Body," As the battle against Glory heats up, Buffy has to deal with her feelings about Spike. 4/01.
Post-The Body, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 13484 words.
|*Happiness by wisteria|
Buffy. Spike. A road trip. Saint Louis Cemetery #1. Making something of nothing. Or not.
Post-Tabula Rasa, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 13503 words.
|Wagering History by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
A game of spades provides high stakes and reveals
Post-Intervention, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 13506 words.
|Spike, Or The Ambiguities by Herself|
Because nothing is pure black and white . . . (Completed March/April 2002)
Sequel to What's It To Be?, Post-Wrecked, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 14033 words.
|*Throwing Shapes by Anna S|
Alternate Universe, Spike/Xander, 14057 words.
|Captivated by NautiBitz|
After Lover's Walk, Spike and Buffy get cuffed buck-naked to a bed, and someone thinks it's just plain unsanitary. Smutty fun.
Post-Lover's Walk, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 14399 words.
|Angels of the Silences by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
Three years down the road, Buffy and Spike try to find happiness amidst all the broken glass.
Alternate Universe, Post-Showtime, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 14841 words.
|Predatory Acts by Jane Davitt|
An AU version of S1 episode 'The Pack'. A possessed Xander leaves the Bronze and meets Spike. It never happened - but don't you wish it had?
During The Pack, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 15088 words.
|Six Foot Deep by Kita (Donna M.)|
Resurrection is a bitch.
Post-The Gift, Post-Wrecked, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 15391 words.
|Bit Parts by Mint Witch|
Hell's Bells made me wonder 'who is this chick?' And 'how did Spike con her into going to a wedding?'
Post-As You Were, Rated NC-17, Spike/Other, 15711 words.
|Better Left Unsaid by Gwyneth Rhys|
Buffy gets a glimpse of different aspects of Spike's personality, and finds that the things she thought she knew about him -- and how she feels about him -- might not be everything she believed.
Post-Smashed, Spike/Buffy, 15832 words.
|Amnesia! Spike by mahaliem|
Spike loses his memory. Set in Season 6.
Mid-Season Six, Rated R, Spike/Xander, Spike/Buffy, Spike/Angel(us), 16339 words.
|Leather by Herself|
It got her hot. It got her boiling, the soulless killer's coat.
Post-Get it Done, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 16405 words.
|Nicolette Says Jump by Kalima|
Spike has a yen for a big girl. Xander eats too many brownies. Hijinks ensue.
Post-Something Blue, Rated R, Spike/Other, Spike/Xander, 16406 words.
|Loserville by Shrift|
Welcome to Loserville. Population: two.
Mid-Season Four, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 16446 words.
|Nothing Else Matters by Estepheia|
6 weeks after Christmas, a bruised and beaten Spike visits Angel.
Mild spoilers for BtVS S6. Set after “Dead Things”; Spoilers for A:tS S3. Set before “Waiting in the Wings”
Sequel to Stranger Things Have Happened, Post-Dead Things, Rated NC-17, Spike/Angel(us), 16707 words.
|Forgive Me by Herself|
Will he? Will she? There's plenty to forgive on both sides. (Completed January 2002)
Sequel to Who Am I?, Post-Wrecked, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 16800 words.
|Seeing Distant Things As If They Were Close by WesleysGirl|
There are different kinds of healing, and different kinds of moving on.
Post-Dirty Girls, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 16816 words.
|*The Last Slow Hours of Morning by wisteria|
Gas. Food. Lodging.
Sequel to Absinthe, Post-Grave, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 16862 words.
|*Your Horoscope for Today by Anna S|
Spander Inquisition challenge, April-May, 2004. For kimberly_a.
Alternate Universe, Season Five, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 18045 words.
|Axis by Fallowdoe|
Spike has been back in Sunnydale for some time, with his soul. He needs to resolve his new impulses with some moral questions. This is about the points when we change, reaction to those moments
Post-Grave, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 18159 words.
|That I May Cease To Be by cousinjean|
After withstanding the First's attempts to break him, Spike suddenly finds himself living William's life as if he'd never died; but how did he get there, and why? And does this mean he'll never see Buffy again?
Post-Bring on the Night, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 18290 words.
|*Achilles Heel by Elizabeth|
Spike and Buffy are cursed
Post-Harsh Light of Day, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 18316 words.
|*Current Traffic Conditions As of 5:17 p.m. by wisteria|
Death wishes never quite go as planned. Not for the faint-of-heart.
Post-Grave, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 18906 words.
|No Power on Earth by Circe|
Set in the summer after Season 3. So, you wanted more details on what Xander did on his summer vacation ...
Post-Graduation Day, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 19046 words.
|The Yellow Rose of Sunnydale by VicNoir|
Post-Checkpoint, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 19080 words.
|Getaway by cousinjean|
Spike kidnaps Buffy. Hijinks ensue.
Post-Normal Again, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 20285 words.
|Shelter From The Storm by jodyorjen|
Spike comes to Tara for help after he is brutally beaten.
Post-Dead Things, Rated NC-17, Spike/Tara, 20319 words.
|Love Lies Bleeding by L.A. Ward|
Love can be a promise or a curse. . .pray that it's never both.
Post-Triangle, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 20466 words.
|Bang/Whimper by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
This is how the world ends.
Post-Get it Done, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 20493 words.
|To Make it Good by Ehann|
Buffy rethinks the situation with Spike after the events of Wrecked. B/S *Complete*
Post-Wrecked, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 20714 words.
|Sunlight and Shadow by Kimberly|
S/B romance and angst. Buffy realizes that she needs both the darkness and the light, but she and Spike both have some growing up to do before they can be together.
Post-Dead Things, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 20878 words.
|A Nice Place To Visit, But ... by Herself|
"Something's gone wonky, yeah, an' you're not in 1997 anymore, Buffy. This is your future. These children, they're yours. Ours." A tale set in the Bittersweet-verse, post Mrs Grieves & The Abandoned Husband. (Completed January 2005).
Sequel to Mrs Grieves & The Abandoned Husband, Post-Wrecked, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 20913 words.
|Then She Died Again by amerella|
Spike, Buffy, and the nature of fear. Also, there is some angsty post-apocalyptic smut. Features one dead Principal and one somewhat unrepentant vampire. Fun stuff.
Alternate Universe, Post-Lies My Parents Told Me, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 20937 words.
|Mr Grieves And The Fallen Woman by Herself|
Buffy finds herself in 19th century London, and meets someone she thinks she knows. (Completed April 2002)
Sequel to Spike, Or The Ambiguities, Post-Wrecked, Pre-Series, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 21007 words.
|The Passage of Memory by Lara Dean-Brierley|
The elusiveness of memory and the remnants of power; sacrifices made and traded, chances lost. Or, more prosaically: Spike searches the world for Buffy. Bleak.
Post-Grave, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, Spike & Willow, 21345 words.
|London Hellmouth by Sylvia Volk|
Historical adventure, set in 1905, with dragon.
Pre-Series, Rated PG, Spike/Drusilla, 21565 words.
|Done to Death by Anne Hedonia|
"You could always leave Tara unattended, without much worry about her catching anything on fire - except tonight."
Post-Grave, Rated NC-17, Spike/Tara, 22027 words.
|The Sick Rose by FayJay|
Spike and Dru get their come-uppance. Self-contained, but follows ‘Painted Eggs’ and ‘Bone Chapel’ to conclude the Czech adventures of Spike and Drusilla.
Sequel to Bone Chapel, Pre-Series, Rated NC-17, Spike/Drusilla, Spike/Other, 22041 words.
|Just Another Saturday Night in Sunnydale by Poshcat|
Buffy and Spike go to a vampire convention. And it is not a date, dammit! Set in S6, just before Hell's Bells.
Post-As You Were, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 22194 words.
|Soft by Juliatheyounger|
Buffy's not being very nice. Willow's not being very nice. Tara and Spike find they have a few things in common.
Mid-Season Six, Rated NC-17, Spike/Tara, 22722 words.
|Spike Lying Naked on a Chenille Rug by Valerie X|
A sequel to "Spike Covered in Chocolate". Completed. The first five parts are rated R for some sexual language and violence. The sixth part is rated NC17.
Sequel to Spike Covered in Chocolate, Post-The Gift, Rated R, Spike/Dawn, 22906 words.
|The Secret Diary of Geek the Girl by Rachel A.|
Sequel to A Poor Captain, Post-Grave, Rated R, Spike/Willow, 22976 words.
|Yellow Was Desolate Without Stripe by Chris|
When Spike decides to move on, there are consequences for everyone. Roadtrippy and mindtrippy. Angsty, but S/B eventually.
Post-Normal Again, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 23542 words.
|Electrical Storm by jodyorjen|
Buffy's tentative detente with Spike takes a turn for the
unexpected when she takes the time to reflect on their past and
consider their future.
Post-Him, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 23845 words.
|The Ballad of Randy and Joan by Annie Sewell-Jennings|
“She is a blank canvas, and he is not allowed to paint her.”
Post-Wrecked, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 23868 words.
|Repercussions by Cindy|
Spike gets a soul and returns to Sunnydale, version 347 :)
Post-Grave, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 23911 words.
|Leashing the Beast by Nos|
The Nerdy Three find out what Spike's chip does and formulate a plan to kill the Slayer.
Post-Dead Things, Rated R, Spike/Buffy, 24538 words.
|*Sweeter Than Oranges by wisteria|
Buffy and Spike, stargazing and negotiations.
Sequel to Happiness, Post-Tabula Rasa, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 24866 words.
|Dream Sequence by Sylvia Volk|
Buffy, lost in dreamland.
Post-Hell's Bells, Season Seven, Rated PG, Spike/Buffy, 25060 words.
|Love Remembered by Chris|
What's wrong with Buffy? What can Spike & the Scoobies do about it?
Post-Gone, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 25070 words.
|Disenchantment by Herself|
Magic wasn't through with her yet.
Post-Chosen, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 25188 words.
|Spike Shirtless and Bleeding by Valerie X|
The best fanfic ever written, according to everyone, and by everyone I mean me. Post "The Gift" (kind of AU after Season 5), Spike/Dawn friendship, rated R (dirty words, violence), completed. Eight parts.
Post-The Gift, Rated R, Spike & Dawn, 25331 words.
|Prayers to Broken Stone by Devil Piglet|
I will go down with this 'ship/I won't throw my hands up and surrender. Spike, Buffy, Dawn, Cleveland. Starting over is harder than it looks.
Post-Chosen, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, Spike & Dawn, Spike & Angel(us), 26042 words.
|Joined at the Hip by Spurglie|
Challenge response: Estepheia’s challenge on nummytreats. Spike and Xander are handcuffed (or chained) together for three days. Set during S7.
Post-Lies My Parents Told Me, Rated NC-17, Spike/Xander, 26209 words.
|Sacred Flame by Nocte|
Future Fic. William the Bloody returns to Sunnydale after an extended absence (seventy five years) to find something crucial. He finds things very different. The Hellmouth is more deadly than ever and the denizens of Sunnydale do not welcome new arrivals.
Alternate Universe, Post-Normal Again, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 27079 words.
|When Darkness Falls by Athene|
Spike gets in serious trouble. Will the gang choose to help him, and if so, how far will they go to help an "evil soulless vampire"?
Post-Tabula Rasa, Rated PG, Spike & Tara, Spike & Dawn, Spike/Buffy, 27230 words.
|*The Lesson of Bliss by wisteria|
Teetering on the edge of the fairy tale.
Sequel to Sweeter Than Oranges, Post-Tabula Rasa, Rated PG-13, Spike/Buffy, 27535 words.
|Spike Covered in Chocolate by Valerie X|
sequel to "Spike Shirtless and Bleeding". Spike/Dawn friendship, rated R (violence, mild sex and swear words), completed, five parts.
Sequel to Spike Shirtless and Bleeding, Post-The Gift, Rated R, Spike & Dawn, 28004 words.
|Battle Stations by VicNoir|
Buffy comes to terms with her feelings for Spike as they hunt for/run from a particularly nasty vamp from Spike's past.
Early Season Five, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 28384 words.
|When a Man Loves a Woman by Throstle|
A sequel to Try a Little Tenderness. TLT assumes some time has passed after Hells Bells and everything else follows on from there. B/S.
Sequel to Try a Little Tenderness, Post-Hell's Bells, Rated NC-17, Spike/Buffy, 28831 words.
|He's the Light in Her Fridge by dutchbuffy2305|
Buffy dies instead of Spike in Chosen, and Faith and Spike join up.
Sequel to His voice is like a Mars-bar, Alternate Universe, Post-Chosen, Rated R, Spike/Faith, 29586 words.
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