Amaya Ramiel
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Joined 03-22-07, id: 1243809, Profile Updated: 07-15-18
Author has written 19 stories for Sherlock, Sherlock Holmes, Better Call Saul, and Avengers.

Hello everyone, I am an English Lecturer at a university in Puerto Rico. I began my incursions into the world of writing fanfiction six years ago, although I barely have time for it nowadays. I have always loved fanfiction and have been firmly addicted to it for the last sixteen years or so.

My favorites are Harry Potter (although I haven't read many in the last few years), Hogan's Heroes, Stargate and Star Trek. My latest addiction is Sherlock (BBC) and the original ACD books. My favorite genre is hurt/comfort, so most of the stories I publish will likely feature angst, whump, or other such elements.

I don't publish often anymore, because I have very little time, but if you like my stories, do follow! I'm sure t write something new one of these days!

Old updates from back when I was still a PhD student (oh, how time flies!!)

[March 16th 2012 Update]

I didn't realize how incredibly addicting writing fanfiction is. It's almost as addicting as reading it! Back when I started in January I never expected I would someday have six stories published, with over 60,000 words between them, and with over 11,000 hits! Thus far I've only written for Sherlock, and until I get over my current fixation, I'm unlikely to cross into any other fandoms.

For those who have asked whether there will be a continuation to 'Help', all I can say is that it is unlikely. I'd like to write a followup oneshot, but I'm afraid I don't have many ideas for it. Only time will tell. Also, in case anyone asks, I don't write slash; the closest thing to it it'll get is 'Too Much Comfort', and it's really not. I don't have anything against reading it, but I won't write it.

Having finished 'What Binds Us Together', by far the longest piece of writing I have ever written (and that's counting my MA dissertation), I doubt I'll venture into any more longfics for a while. That said, I'll probably revisit the 'What Binds Us' universe for holiday oneshots and the like, as well as write any other oneshots the plot bunnies throw at me. Like I said, this is highly addictive.

[April 3rd 2012 Update]

Still addicted, although experiencing a momentary lull (depression is such a hassle to get through), which means it might be a while before I publish something else. Still three fics since the previous update is not bad. I have a couple of ideas on the back burner, but only time will tell.

[June 7th 2012 Update]

Whoo! Five stories since last update! There are still a few stories I'm working on, and maybe a couple more I have in mind, but it might be a while since I'm able to publish any of them. Summer is going to be busy with a conference paper, a book review to write and a thesis chapter to work on. I haven't forgotten you all, but I will be giving the plot bunnies ritalin to calm them down while I work on the academic stuff.

[February 16th 2013 Update]

I haven't written any new stories in almost half a year! Academic research is destroying my creativity, but I have a new story hopefully in the works - with an outline and ideas already plotted - now I just have to write it (in between two conference papers, a book review, the thesis, and teaching; how do people do it?). I haven't forgotten fanfiction though! Everyone who reviews should know how happy they make me! As always, thank you for your support.



Also, thanks to everyone who has reviewed/favorited one of my stories. Puts me right over the moon.

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Don't Leave Me by Sherlock.bbcfanfiction reviews
Sequel to 'Don't Touch Me'. The 'verse were John's telepath. After defeating Moriarty, John returns from the dead to a broken Sherlock. What is in store for them? Why hurt and comfort of course. With appearances from Mystrade and a new Sergeant that may or may not be a critical piece to John's gift, as well as an old enemy that may disrupt everything John has worked so hard to fix.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 14 - Words: 95,419 - Reviews: 196 - Favs: 436 - Follows: 529 - Updated: 6/5/2013 - Published: 3/28/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Government Shutdown by chappysmom reviews
Sherlock was staring now. "Whatever is the matter with you, Mycroft? You haven't insulted me once and you're barely following the conversation." John cleared his throat. "I think I can answer that question for you. Mycroft? What's the date?" "10th January 2006."
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 7 - Words: 27,354 - Reviews: 280 - Favs: 1,203 - Follows: 328 - Updated: 4/30/2013 - Published: 4/15/2013 - Sherlock H., John W., Mycroft H. - Complete
Both Sides Now by Q.E.D. 221B reviews
Mycroft and Sherlock didn't meet until Sherlock was 7, Mycroft lived with his abusive father. Sherlock doesn't learn of the abuse until years later.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 4 - Words: 36,598 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 401 - Follows: 170 - Updated: 10/28/2012 - Published: 11/22/2011 - Sherlock H., Mycroft H. - Complete
When the Word is Made Flesh by Sidney Sussex reviews
TRIGGER WARNING for past abuse. John thinks what has happened to him makes him worthless; Sherlock has to show him that isn't true. Rated for trigger and mild slash. De-anon from kinkmeme.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,072 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 307 - Follows: 44 - Published: 6/8/2011 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
Master Manipulator by Guildsister reviews
Tinker to Evers to Chance is the play, Hogan said once to Klink. But who in the series are Tinker, Evers, and Chance? Who is the master manipulator of them all?
Hogan's Heroes - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 28 - Words: 143,921 - Reviews: 129 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 6/14/2010 - Published: 2/15/2010 - R. Hogan, W. Klink - Complete
A Life Blown Apart by ColHogan reviews
An explosion in the tunnel area under Stalag 13 causes Colonel Robert Hogan's life to change-possibly forever.And how will Carter react when he finds out the Colonel's situation was his fault? *2009 Silver PBA winner & 2009 Bronze PBA winner*
Hogan's Heroes - Rated: K - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 16,835 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 6 - Published: 9/19/2008 - Complete
Theater of War: Act One, Scene 1 by TOW-EMS reviews
November 1944 — the war finally impacts on Stalag 13 with new prisoners, budget cuts, and tragedy. The fun and games of the earlier years have ended, forcing everyone, especially Hogan and Klink, to reevaluate their relationships.
Hogan's Heroes - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,675 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 6 - Published: 6/16/2008 - W. Klink, R. Hogan - Complete
The Girl by Chewing Gum reviews
Drabble Series: Poor Mycroft cringes at change, but all of a sudden he is handed a promotion, a house, and a wife. Now he has a sweet but rather dull girl on his hands and in his bed, and Sherlock seems determined to get himself killed...
Sherlock Holmes - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 100 - Words: 16,789 - Reviews: 552 - Favs: 116 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 3/6/2008 - Published: 12/30/2006 - Complete
Somewhere I Belong III by shadowarwen reviews
COMPLETE Summer after fifth year...Harry's living with his father, Severus, dealing with awful nightmares, his friends, Draco, and a growing threat. Harry's in for a very full summer.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 19 - Words: 143,262 - Reviews: 1699 - Favs: 1,413 - Follows: 509 - Updated: 4/23/2006 - Published: 8/5/2005 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Somewhere I Belong II by shadowarwen reviews
COMPLETE...After Severus gets guardianship of Harry, things get strange. Harry's friend's are worried, the staff is confused, and Harry begins to have horrible visions. Snape becomes very defensive of his charge.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 25 - Words: 166,982 - Reviews: 2328 - Favs: 2,099 - Follows: 593 - Updated: 7/22/2005 - Published: 3/16/2004 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Somewhere I Belong by shadowarwen reviews
COMPLETE, SEQUEL POSTED...Severus Snape discovers a hidden truth about Harry's home life. And decides to take matters into his own hands.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 17 - Words: 55,355 - Reviews: 2122 - Favs: 3,315 - Follows: 876 - Updated: 3/7/2004 - Published: 4/13/2003 - Harry P., Severus S. - Complete
Paper & Ink Part l by donotsrock reviews
[Complete] Hermione and Snape come in contact with a certain Potion and discover hidden feelings... 020104: Ch.5 is back up after some minor changes!
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 33,308 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 2/1/2004 - Published: 9/3/2003 - Severus S., Hermione G. - Complete
Devil's Haircut Paper & Ink Part ll by donotsrock reviews
Sequel to Paper & Ink Part l. It's three months later and what happened at Halloween comes back to haunt Severus and Hermione. Rating again to be on the safe side.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 18 - Words: 63,081 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 12/14/2003 - Published: 9/17/2003 - Severus S., Hermione G.
The Last Word by Kalina Lea reviews
Hermione is tasked with bringing Muggle computers to the Ministry, and an e-mail glitch leads to a mysterious correspondence. Who will have the last word? *COMPLETE*
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,445 - Reviews: 462 - Favs: 880 - Follows: 107 - Updated: 10/3/2002 - Published: 9/28/2002 - Hermione G., Severus S. - Complete
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To Guard the Light reviews
Agent Phil Coulson is out on a mission with his team to stop a strange creature rampaging through Manhattan when who should he come across but alien-threat-number-one, Loki of Asgard. Accidental magic transports the both of them to an unknown location and they must work together to find a way out. To make matters worse, it looks like Loki, to Coulson's utter bafflement, is pregnant
Avengers - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 41,772 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 7/28/2018 - Published: 7/9/2018 - Loki, Agent Phil Coulson - Complete
Some Say the World Will End in Fire reviews
Howard Hamlin receives a call from the APD in the middle of the night. There's been an incident at Chuck's house, and the police are trying to get in contact with Chuck's brother. It then falls to Howard to break the news of the fire to Jimmy. *Hamlin character study* [Major spoilers for the last episode of season 3] [Duh]
Better Call Saul - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,901 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 2 - Published: 2/25/2018 - Complete
Just Another Normal Morning reviews
Another short snapshot story, this time of just a normal morning in the Watson house, full of invading detectives, cute toddlers, and long-suffering doctors. They're a bit strange, but they're a family. Silly fluff.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,819 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/16/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Of Fathers and Sons reviews
A short, hopefully sweet snapshot of Holmes visiting the Watson household after the birth of their son. Holmes gets to contemplate the notion of Watson as a father. Pure fluff.
Sherlock Holmes - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 916 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/16/2013 - Sherlock Holmes, Mary M - Complete
My Brother's Ghost reviews
Mycroft Holmes is tired; no, more like exhausted. The last three years have been grueling without the added burden of grieving for his brother. When he suddenly finds Sherlock sitting in his office, the stress and the fear of his family's mental history lead him to doubt whether his brother is really there, or whether he's a figment of his imagination. H/C, family-centric.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,922 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 247 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 7/21/2012 - Published: 7/20/2012 - Mycroft H., Sherlock H. - Complete
Crushing Fears reviews
When Sherlock, John, Donovan and Anderson find themselves locked in a small confined room, Sherlock's severe claustrophobia is exposed, revealing more about the detective than the three ever could have expected. Family secrets, Hurt/Comfort and hopefully major Angst. Warning - child abuse references; I teared up while writing it. Now Complete.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 15,152 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 995 - Follows: 198 - Updated: 6/4/2012 - Published: 6/3/2012 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
A Doctor's BloodStained Hands reviews
A bomber's latest victim causes John to have an emotional breakdown and accidentally hurt himself. Sherlock can't protect him from this, but he can hold him as he cries. H/C, friendship/bromance not slash . Rated T for blood and minor gore.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,333 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 171 - Follows: 25 - Published: 5/15/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Thunder and Lightning reviews
When John has to work late at the hospital the night of a terrible storm, it's up to Sherlock to comfort little Cathy and drive away her fears by teaching her about thunder and lightning. Set in the 'What Binds Us Together' universe. Family-centric-fluff.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,023 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/30/2012 - Sherlock H. - Complete
Sherlock Meet Sherlock reviews
Sherlock returns to Baker Street to be reunited with John and is introduced to his namesake. Sweet little oneshot, but with prospects of becoming a series of oneshots. Enjoy!
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,626 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 18 - Published: 4/24/2012 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
In The End It Was You reviews
"How many times did you try to kill yourself?" John flinched slightly, "Too many times," he whispered. "It doesn't matter, it's not relevant anymore." Sherlock felt a chill go through him at John's words. H/C oneshot, rated T for mentions of suicide.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,813 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 177 - Follows: 23 - Published: 4/24/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Because I Care reviews
Sherlock gets food poisoning while John is away and it's up to Mycroft to take care of his little brother. In the process, confessions will be made and Sherlock will learn that caring is not always a disadvantage. not slash lots of H/C, family-fluff.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10,343 - Reviews: 70 - Favs: 625 - Follows: 101 - Published: 3/28/2012 - Sherlock H., Mycroft H. - Complete
Of Love and Friendship reviews
Sherlock witnesses a tender intimate moment between John and Mary, and ponders about the woman who has stolen John's heart and about John's own reactions to her. Short but hopefully fluffy .
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,638 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 17 - Published: 3/18/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Afghanistan in Baskerville reviews
What if John hadn't seen the hound when Sherlock trapped him in the lab? What if instead, his very real nightmares of the war had materialized all around him? Trapped and drugged, John can't tell what's real and what's not. How will Sherlock react?
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,357 - Reviews: 76 - Favs: 513 - Follows: 52 - Published: 3/17/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Too Much Comfort reviews
There's such a thing as trying to give too much comfort, as Sherlock discovers when he bluntly and insistently tries to offer John some 'relief'. Set after 'What Binds Us'. Not slash, but rated T for suggestive themes and snogging.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,223 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/16/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
What Binds Us Together reviews
Sherlock is back and is making plans to be reunited with John, but John's life has not been as static as he'd hoped. Who is the little girl with him? And can Sherlock pull John out of his depression? H/C family-centric, fluff & angst, not slash, COMPLETE cover pic created by PaleMist and published with permission
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 13 - Words: 43,644 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 240 - Follows: 106 - Updated: 3/14/2012 - Published: 2/4/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
The Things You Ignore reviews
A take on the 'I need cigarettes' scene from 'Hound'. Sherlock miscalculates how far he can push John, and in the process uncovers a dark hidden secret the doctor has carried for years. Rated M for a reason, further warnings inside. Please R&R.
Sherlock - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,101 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 186 - Follows: 30 - Published: 1/28/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Unexpected Reactions reviews
Sherlock's thoughtless actions cause some unexpected and unfortunate reactions from John. Also features Mycroft being annoying. K for mentions of the war, but friendship-centric throughout.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,931 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 7 - Published: 1/13/2012 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
When Everything Crumbles reviews
When Mary dies unexpectedly, John refuses to acknowledge his grief. It's up to Sherlock to help John face his pain. One-shot, slight ooc, h/c. Please r & r.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,324 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 3 - Published: 1/5/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Help reviews
When returning home late from Bart's, John is attacked. Now he must struggle to remain conscious long enough to find help, if only he could remember how. First published fic. Please R & R.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,064 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 312 - Follows: 47 - Published: 1/5/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete