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Elastic Heart by bravevulnerability reviews
'Just another job, that's all Richard Castle would ever be. Maybe if she repeated it enough, she would actually believe it.' Based on a gifset by veraflynns on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 48,229 - Reviews: 904 - Favs: 267 - Follows: 544 - Updated: 5/27 - Published: 3/18 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Little Bean by soprano193 reviews
AU meeting fic. Kate is a young mother, living in the same apartment complex as Castle. He is annoyed that the baby is crying all night while he tries to write, and goes to yell at her. Instead, he finds her disheveled and upset, pacing with the baby down the hall, and offers to help.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 58,410 - Reviews: 376 - Favs: 258 - Follows: 775 - Updated: 5/25 - Published: 1/25 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
Rules by myst3rymachin3 reviews
Rules - (noun) a set of explicit or understood regulations or principles governing conduct within a particular activity or sphere. Rule Number 1: Don't fall in love with your best friend. Written as a fill for CastleFanFicPrompts
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 8 - Words: 14,347 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 218 - Updated: 5/13 - Published: 1/26 - Rick C., Kate B.
Make Me Care by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-ep for 2x24 Beckett deals with the aftermath of Gina showing up at the precinct and then leaving for the summer with Castle. She makes great efforts to move on with her life, and then disaster strikes. "Make. Me. Care." She uttered the words one last time in a tissue thin voice, as cruel, embarrassing tears coursed down her cheeks. "Too late, Kate. You already do."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 62,345 - Reviews: 905 - Favs: 245 - Follows: 518 - Updated: 5/13 - Published: 3/17 - Rick C., Kate B.
Prove Me Wrong by Garrae reviews
She's competitive. She might not call it that, but she is. Has to compete with him at absolutely everything. Sometimes she wins. Sometimes he does. Maybe it's time they both did.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,992 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 5/5 - Published: 5/4 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Misconception by chezchuckles reviews
tumblr prompt: They slept together after Ryan's wedding but never talked about it. Kate finds out she is pregnant but doesn't know how to tell him, especially after the events of 47 seconds (and Limey).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 44,241 - Reviews: 1484 - Favs: 378 - Follows: 692 - Updated: 4/25 - Published: 4/4 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Flashbacks and Echoes by Oliviet reviews
"But the longer she stares at him, the more she realizes that she knows him, that she dated him in high school, and that this is the man who took her virginity." Inspired by this tumblr prompt: childhood sweethearts who moved away and then into the same apartment block by chance AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 20 - Words: 39,208 - Reviews: 486 - Favs: 325 - Follows: 701 - Updated: 4/25 - Published: 11/25/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
White Whale by chezchuckles reviews
Fluff Friday and National Poetry Month. "Could I concentrate/ on anything but your leg against mine /under the table?" -Marilyn Hacker, Runaways Cafe II; Set sometime after Still.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,776 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 29 - Published: 4/10 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Dead set on you by kimmiesjoy reviews
AU first meeting. Her shoulders are slouched when he sees her. Everyone's are, but even with three layers of blood and make-up plastered to her skin the way she slumps as she walks is kinda cute.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 8,371 - Reviews: 239 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 150 - Updated: 4/9 - Published: 3/2 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Repose by chezchuckles reviews
"Kate is jerked wildly out of a sound sleep, her confusion severe, his sounds unearthly, a train wreck, something terrible." Takes place directly after 7x14 Resurrection and 7x15 Reckoning (Tyson 2-parter). Castle Fanfiction Monday
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,535 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 25 - Published: 4/6 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Sanctuary by bravevulnerability reviews
'This isn't an adventure, it isn't fun. It's a nightmare. They're being hunted like foxes and there is no other option, no way to fight, to win. They can only run.' An AU twist on 6x22, Veritas. For Nadia.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 24,155 - Reviews: 421 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 260 - Updated: 2/13 - Published: 1/18 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Attachment Syndrome by FanficwriterGHC reviews
She has a baby. She brought a baby back from Haiti. Can you even do that? Season 3 AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 39 - Words: 175,180 - Reviews: 2895 - Favs: 864 - Follows: 1,298 - Updated: 1/18 - Published: 7/8/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Heartbeats by Oliviet reviews
AU. When a teenage girl is found orphaned after both of her parents are murdered, Beckett struggles to find the girl more family. When the DNA results return Beckett as a match, she quickly realizes the young girl is the baby she gave up for adoption. Set during season 6.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 52,471 - Reviews: 465 - Favs: 251 - Follows: 646 - Updated: 12/27/2014 - Published: 5/23/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Silver & Gold by chezchuckles reviews
Castle Christmas. Spoilers for current season seven of Castle (but not for tonight's episode in this specific chapter). Each day of the Advent calendar (December 1-25), please expect a chapter to be posted as my gift to you this holiday season, as well as a song from the playlist (youtube: chezchuckles).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 59,208 - Reviews: 874 - Favs: 159 - Follows: 246 - Updated: 12/25/2014 - Published: 12/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Believing Is Seeing by bravevulnerability reviews
"Seeing isn't believing. Believing is seeing." An AU story for Christmas.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,352 - Reviews: 582 - Favs: 338 - Follows: 395 - Updated: 12/24/2014 - Published: 12/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Enough by Hunsdon reviews
"It's an office night. It's not an Alexis's room night or, worse, a gone entirely night. He's not bleak and immovable with his head hanging almost to his knees, fingers laced behind his neck. He's not wandering dark streets, alone and freezing half to death. It's not as bad as it could be." Six-shot set after Hunt/Target (5 x 15, 5 x 16). COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 10,767 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 26 - Updated: 11/28/2014 - Published: 11/9/2014 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Learn to Have Been by chezchuckles reviews
This is a Season 7 supposition only. I have no knowledge of spoilers or teasers, this is purely an idea at what their winter would look like in 2014-2015 after that season-ending fiery accident.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 47,051 - Reviews: 873 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 304 - Updated: 9/7/2014 - Published: 7/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
still with hearts beating by bravevulnerability reviews
Her heart was still in jagged pieces after the summer. The sequel to 'still our hands match'. Takes place throughout season 3. AU. Cover art by ournorthstars.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 14 - Words: 37,697 - Reviews: 502 - Favs: 229 - Follows: 335 - Updated: 7/30/2014 - Published: 6/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Jane Doe by seilleanmor reviews
When Kate gets into a car accident, the outcome of her injury is retrograde amnesia – she doesn't remember her life after 2008. Rick, as a result, is left to deal with the consequences of his wife's memory loss while she comes to terms with their life together. Based on a gifset by veraflynns on tumblr. 2014 Ficathon Entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 81,039 - Reviews: 1403 - Favs: 509 - Follows: 816 - Updated: 7/23/2014 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Inchoate by ColieMacKenzie reviews
His eyes find her across the distance. He disentangles himself, walks toward her and for a moment it's like no time has passed and nothing is different... Future fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,501 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 20 - Published: 7/3/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
A one time thing by Ky03elk reviews
If it only takes a moment for your life to change forever, can a 'one time thing' right the wrong? An AU Caskett meeting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 44,307 - Reviews: 1349 - Favs: 381 - Follows: 516 - Updated: 5/15/2014 - Published: 4/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Some piece of you by kimmiesjoy reviews
"My thoughts cannot move an inch without bumping into some piece of you..." She's in limbo, waiting. Post epi for 6x23
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,230 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 61 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Into Darkness by Shena1 reviews
Confined and surrounded by complete darkness - not sure where she is and completely alone - Beckett struggles to find the light... and Castle. Takes place early April in Season 6 - No Spoilers (No idea how to categorize this... so let's go with 'not fluffy') - COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 17,950 - Reviews: 245 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 138 - Updated: 5/9/2014 - Published: 3/22/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hold Me Now by ColieMacKenzie reviews
A series of unrelated ficlets written for the cuddles and hugs meme. Number 20: Pre-Wedding Hug.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 10,936 - Reviews: 659 - Favs: 171 - Follows: 221 - Updated: 5/8/2014 - Published: 2/5/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Two Coffees by honeyandvodka reviews
Castle and Beckett never met five years ago. Beckett's Mom's case remains unsolved, and Castle has no muse. What happens when their paths cross? An AU Target/Hunt meeting.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 32 - Words: 64,448 - Reviews: 1414 - Favs: 334 - Follows: 594 - Updated: 4/27/2014 - Published: 1/24/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Extraordinary by kimmiesjoy reviews
They turn in opposite directions and his skin is on fire, hot annoyance like acid through his veins and - it stuns him - he's hurt. Set S2 during When The Bough Breaks. M for language and content. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 31,964 - Reviews: 1282 - Favs: 327 - Follows: 466 - Updated: 4/27/2014 - Published: 12/16/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
the phoenix and the otter by Cora Clavia reviews
Post-ep for Boom. Life at Chez Castle.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 5,126 - Reviews: 296 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 377 - Updated: 4/17/2014 - Published: 9/30/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Just You by Liv Wilder reviews
S6 finale-fic. 'Flowers dress the pews like garlands. The light strains of organ music drift down from above. Happy faces are everywhere. Candles burn, their glow like firelight and heady perfume scents the air. But the murmur of conversation, kept low in deference to their surroundings, is an incidental background to the single, jarring thought playing over in his mind.' COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,191 - Reviews: 195 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 202 - Updated: 4/17/2014 - Published: 3/26/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Signs of Life by bravevulnerability reviews
They meet again in the hospital. AU. Cover art by half0utloud.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 48,644 - Reviews: 628 - Favs: 378 - Follows: 563 - Updated: 4/16/2014 - Published: 2/10/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
kairos by ColieMacKenzie reviews
kairos (ancient Greek) - (n) the perfect, delicate, crucial moment; the fleeting rightness of time and place that creates the opportune atmosphere for action, words, or movement; the time of possibility. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 12,396 - Reviews: 798 - Favs: 338 - Follows: 326 - Updated: 3/25/2014 - Published: 11/26/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
some more nights like these by Remi G. Craeg reviews
"He wants to tell her about how uneasy these close calls make him. About how happy he's been lately and that he's pretty sure their tiny nerve endings are actually woven together because after all this time her touch still ignites his skin like it did that very first time."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 793 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/23/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Magic by Ky03elk reviews
Taking the flowers from Beckett's hand, Castle grins. It's amazingly sweet to have someone taking the time and effort to make him smile, to have someone trying to improve his day, and these flowers have just become sacred. Poof! You're Dead (S3) post episode story, becomes AU. How a simple gift turns into something so much more. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 22,650 - Reviews: 544 - Favs: 215 - Follows: 411 - Updated: 3/20/2014 - Published: 2/20/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Coming Home For Good by Liv Wilder reviews
A sequel to 'Coming Home'. "She thinks she understands – the life she led here for three solitary months is still a mystery to him. So she gives him latitude to catch-up, to ease into the small space she made for herself: the sharply delineated edges that her DC life was defined and constrained by. She resolves to show him that he missed nothing, while all she missed was him."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 25 - Words: 92,464 - Reviews: 1690 - Favs: 344 - Follows: 707 - Updated: 3/17/2014 - Published: 10/3/2013 - Kate B., Rick C.
Can't walk away by Ky03elk reviews
Beckett and Castle realize that her 'wall' is beginning to fall and they can finally see a future together. But nothing is that easy, especially with outside forces attempting to destroy them. While they are both determined to keep their family together, will living on the run tear them apart? Or should they just be more focused on staying alive? AU after Cops and Robbers.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 61,631 - Reviews: 724 - Favs: 177 - Follows: 338 - Updated: 3/8/2014 - Published: 11/7/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
More Than Anything by Dmarx reviews
His fist automatically tightens around the letter, hand physically unable to release its hold even as his fingernails dig into his palms. Post-ep of sorts for 6x17. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,330 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/6/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B. - Complete
Almost Heaven by chezchuckles reviews
post-ep/fill-in for 6x17 'In The Belly Of the Beast'. Kate makes her way back to him.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,412 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 32 - Published: 3/4/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In the Arms of Home by Oliviet reviews
He has her pulled against his chest tight like he's afraid he'll lose her again if he leaves her alone. She doesn't mind; she welcomes it actually. The need to have him against her proves to her that she's still alive. He'll never have to read the note she wrote him and tucked away with her blood. He'll never have to know what it's like living without her. Post-ep for 6x17.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,617 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 16 - Published: 3/3/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
ad hoc by Cora Clavia reviews
Castle's brilliant idea - "act drunk" - is not cutting it. She makes a mental note never to listen to him again. Ever. About anything. - fill for the winter hiatus kink meme.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 4,853 - Reviews: 257 - Favs: 198 - Follows: 364 - Updated: 3/3/2014 - Published: 11/27/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Immiscible by Dmarx reviews
First day back from their honeymoon and someone had to find a body at – she glanced at the clock again – 5:53 in the morning? Set early season 7. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 15 - Words: 25,062 - Reviews: 579 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 336 - Updated: 2/22/2014 - Published: 1/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In Some Corner by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-47 Seconds. 'Kate stands several feet away from Castle's spot at the far end of the bar, hands jammed into her pants pockets, fists curled up tight with her short nails digging half-moons into her palms while the writer studiously tries to ignore her. "You're angry." "You think?" His voice is harsh, dripping sarcasm.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 74,569 - Reviews: 1536 - Favs: 615 - Follows: 782 - Updated: 1/28/2014 - Published: 12/18/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
At home here by Ky03elk reviews
Based in a world where there was no Caskett doorway scene at the end of Always. Instead, that night ended with friendship and John Woo movies. Would Meredith's visit during Alexis' illness push Castle and Beckett together or break them apart for good? Winter Ficathon 13/14. Prompt one.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 18,193 - Reviews: 466 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 309 - Updated: 1/24/2014 - Published: 12/15/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Castle Christmas Special by chezchuckles reviews
A chapter by chapter look at the Christmas holidays of the various AUs. A post every day of December in which we dip into the universe of Castle and Beckett from my previous stories. Begins with Vice. Ends with Advent.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 26 - Words: 76,804 - Reviews: 637 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 164 - Updated: 12/31/2013 - Published: 12/1/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Seduction by ColieMacKenzie reviews
It wasn't planned, wasn't a date, but when he'd shown up looking striking in his suit and with his arm empty, she'd gravitated to him like she always did, her whole body orienting toward him as if he was her shining beacon in a dark, starless night. Follows episode 4x11, "Till Death Do Us Part." -COMPLETE-
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,916 - Reviews: 673 - Favs: 564 - Follows: 722 - Updated: 12/31/2013 - Published: 5/22/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
So much more to lose by Ky03elk reviews
Castle thought he knew how much he had to lose after Alexis was abducted, but the nightmare is just beginning. Back in New York, their lives have turned upside down in an instant and instead of being by Kate's side, her partner is in Paris. Becomes AU during Hunt. This is rated M because of a graphic description (not sexual content).
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 21,981 - Reviews: 225 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 144 - Updated: 10/26/2013 - Published: 9/28/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Perchance to dream by Garrae reviews
"She's falling down the rabbit hole of her obsession, but completely unable to stop." Her mother's case haunts Beckett's sleep and the only thing stopping her nightmares is being with Castle. Season Two, post the almost kiss in Vampire Weekend. NOW COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 44 - Words: 111,984 - Reviews: 391 - Favs: 137 - Follows: 196 - Updated: 10/15/2013 - Published: 8/27/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What's In a Name? by chezchuckles reviews
Post-ep for Valkyrie/Dreamworld. Kate finally asks, Why Castle?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,972 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 18 - Published: 10/5/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Air Tonight by blue252 reviews
"Here, there is a sky full of stars she can actually see. There's the sound of the waves crashing, the smell of fall and salt air and fireplaces burning. There's a chill in the breeze off the ocean and the feel of sand underneath her feet." A collection of oneshots set in the Hamptons.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 14,516 - Reviews: 235 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 139 - Updated: 9/18/2013 - Published: 4/7/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
not yet what we shall be by airbefore reviews
It floats across her mind, her history. Her past. The reasons why she is what she is and why she can no longer be who she was. Why Kate Beckett disappeared and Lone Vengeance was born. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 40,993 - Reviews: 613 - Favs: 136 - Follows: 258 - Updated: 8/20/2013 - Published: 2/24/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
A Dream Whose Sleep by Cartographical reviews
The last time Castle regained consciousness, he was just grateful to be alive. Now, that other world dances technicolor at the edges of his dark reality.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 18 - Words: 56,727 - Reviews: 728 - Favs: 207 - Follows: 412 - Updated: 8/11/2013 - Published: 4/10/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Lessons in Recreational Drug Use by shan14 reviews
It's not planned. But then again she isn't sure what she expected when she agreed to eat those cookies. First on her list had been hearing the rest of his message, and when his request had been that she join him, possibly in the hope that neither of them would remember, she'd thought very little beyond what she wanted to know or what the consequences might reap.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 72,721 - Reviews: 229 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 8/6/2013 - Published: 10/11/2012 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH.
just forget the world by SparkleMouse reviews
She's forgotten how light it is up here at night, the way the buildings across the city cast their glow. There's clarity above the city, above solid ground.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,706 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 21 - Published: 7/16/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I'd Still Choose You by blue252 reviews
"It's never been fiction, Castle, not really. Even if I denied it for all those years - it's always been us. In every line of every book, I've always seen us." Season 5. AU. Oneshot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,289 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 22 - Published: 7/14/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Make It A Strength by NellieRai reviews
Slight Watershed Spoilers. Only things from the promo. Basically AU from there. A twist on a fix-it fic. 'A month of waiting for some sort of sign from the universe - yes, he's rubbed off on her that much - and if this isn't one, she doesn't know what is. It's a slap in the face. That one word that blinks back at her from four different sources. Pregnant. She's going home.'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 22,033 - Reviews: 271 - Favs: 192 - Follows: 510 - Updated: 7/12/2013 - Published: 5/9/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Independence by Kate Christie reviews
One thing DC knows how to do is light up the sky on the Fourth of July. How Kate spends her holiday. A one-shot, loosely related to my story, "Liberty," from one year ago today.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,281 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 10 - Published: 7/4/2013 - Kate B. - Complete
Colors: Plum Crazy by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-Watershed. "You offered me everything today and I deserve none of it," you begin quietly, trying to find your voice. "I lied to you, Castle. I didn't behave like a partner, let alone someone you should be asking to marry. You have two ex-wives already, I'm sure you don't need a third." COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,153 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 21 - Published: 6/3/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Audrey by tombombadillo reviews
She lets the colour of the wings burn bright into her eyes before she eventually finds sleep. (Character death in Chapter 10) (Complete with alternate ending as an epilogue)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 11 - Words: 15,158 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 64 - Updated: 5/21/2013 - Published: 3/16/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
somewhere to go by closingdoors reviews
A Castle/Beckett baby fic. "He'll never lie and say that he didn't picture it sometimes, Kate with a swollen stomach, glowing. He knows she's imagined it too. He's seen the deep flush of her cheeks late at night when he catches her daydreaming." Cover art by houghtonsbeckett. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 22,521 - Reviews: 278 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 427 - Updated: 5/7/2013 - Published: 4/8/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
If Only by Liv Wilder reviews
A 2x18 'Boom' fic. What if Kate's stay at Castle's loft had gone differently? "She can hear the sound of the tub filling already. His loft has excellent water pressure, naturally, evidenced by the thundering spray echoing throughout the tiled space, putting the drizzle from her own building's ancient, cranky plumbing to shame. Well, no need to worry about that anymore." COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 28,451 - Reviews: 544 - Favs: 274 - Follows: 405 - Updated: 5/6/2013 - Published: 4/23/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
The Most Audacious of Enterprises by HelenVanPattersonPatton reviews
"Kate smiles at him, a trembling, fearful thing just for him. It fills him up. She may as well have said yes. Because she's going to work on it. For him. He's soooo going to marry Kate Beckett." - - - Set sometime in late 2013 and beyond. No spoilers. **Now Complete**
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 4 - Words: 10,250 - Reviews: 79 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 5/1/2013 - Published: 4/19/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Never Tear Us Apart by ColieMacKenzie reviews
Kate buries her face against his chest, fingers clawed into his sides and it's so unlike her that it gives him pause... Episode reaction to 5x21 and 5x22, taking into account the original air order in which we were to see "STILL" before "The Squab and the Quail."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,097 - Reviews: 103 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 4/30/2013 - Published: 4/23/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Fixing It In Post by chezchuckles reviews
Post-ep for "The Squab and the Quail"
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,073 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 37 - Published: 4/23/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
If Ever I Fall by caffinate-me reviews
'All day long I can hear people talking out loud, but when you hold me near, you drown out the crowd. Old Mr. Webster could never define, what's being said between your heart and mine. The touch of your hand says you'll catch me if ever I fall, you say it best when you say nothing at all.' A Three-Shot. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,939 - Reviews: 121 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 102 - Updated: 4/4/2013 - Published: 4/2/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
heart so helpless by closingdoors reviews
AU. Lethal, hard-edged assassin Kate Beckett is hired to kill the handsome, best-selling author Richard Castle. But when everything's not as it should be, and feelings get muddled along the way, can she really think of him as just another paper target? Cover art by houghtonsbeckett. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 30 - Words: 66,629 - Reviews: 691 - Favs: 344 - Follows: 447 - Updated: 4/3/2013 - Published: 12/26/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
A Scarlet Letter by Eleantris reviews
Unbeknownst to Alex, Gene has a teenage daughter. But when she arrives at the station, demanding to see him, both their lives get turned upside down. Alex never expected that a troubled teenager would cause her to fall in love with her DCI. Galex! :D
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 25 - Words: 61,486 - Reviews: 227 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 2/23/2013 - Published: 8/9/2011 - G. Hunt, A. Drake
Yours, Mine, and No One Else's by ekc293 reviews
A collection of one-shots centered around possessive!Caskett and the slightly mature situations it leads to. Rated for safety.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 18 - Words: 60,497 - Reviews: 433 - Favs: 400 - Follows: 410 - Updated: 2/7/2013 - Published: 12/17/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Submersion by blue252 reviews
"Maybe it's the exhaustion, maybe it's the way her heart is racing once again at his proximity, or maybe it's just that his words have always gotten to her, reached her in ways that no one else's can." Three-shot based off of Pandora/Linchpin. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,609 - Reviews: 160 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 2/7/2013 - Published: 2/3/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
What If? by Liv Wilder reviews
Based on a prompt: What if the crime in the alley scene in 'Always' had nothing to do with Kate's shooting or her mom's murder. And the John Woo marathon went ahead. Would Kate show up at the loft and what happens next? "His footfalls greet her like an approaching army, striking fear and terror, laced with excitement and something that feels suspiciously like arousal, within her."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 57,531 - Reviews: 963 - Favs: 382 - Follows: 469 - Updated: 1/30/2013 - Published: 1/3/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
What it takes to say I love you by SerialStoryLover reviews
Based on one of Lilacmermaid33's prompts at LJ: "Mac is attacked and she doesn't know where else to turn."
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 19,239 - Reviews: 68 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 1/22/2013 - Published: 10/21/2012
Grace by AddisonSp reviews
One minute they were on a break, the next... Had someone told them that their lives would turn out like this they would have laughed. Then again, our lives can change irrevocably in a split second, throwing everything we held secure to the wind.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 27,583 - Reviews: 330 - Favs: 199 - Follows: 244 - Updated: 1/21/2013 - Published: 1/14/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
there should be stars by ifonly13 reviews
Four years can make a world of difference. AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 60,843 - Reviews: 571 - Favs: 385 - Follows: 483 - Updated: 1/4/2013 - Published: 9/3/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
auld lang syne by SparkleMouse reviews
Castle smiles, ruffling Ava's hair. She grunts softly but her little hands wrap around his back as if grounding herself to him, staying safe and warm. On the other end of the phone, Kate laughs, but there's something there; longing or regret and his eyes close. "You're not going to be home by midnight, are you?"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,129 - Reviews: 130 - Favs: 175 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 12/31/2012 - Published: 12/9/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Destiny by Katycat1970 reviews
The Newsroom & Will/Mac (of course)! I was thinking about writing this for a while then saw the following prompt by lilacmermaid over at LJ Ficathon - "What if Mac was pregnant with Will's baby when their relationship ended?"... That made my mind up to attempt it! Hope you enoy it... :)
Newsroom - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 16 - Words: 45,571 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 11/24/2012 - Published: 10/21/2012 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Good For You by FanficwriterGHC reviews
When the Dragon is slain, there's just a life to be lived. And sometimes there's more to learn in peace than in war. Complete. Separate epilogue pending.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 45 - Words: 176,369 - Reviews: 1754 - Favs: 614 - Follows: 640 - Updated: 11/4/2012 - Published: 3/4/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
My Name is Gene Hunt by Jazzola reviews
Sequel to Who's Gene?: Gene and Alex are separated by decades, both lost without each other. Whilst Gene rebuilds his life and rediscovers who he is, Alex is trying to find a way back home. Even if she's unsure where home is anymore. Galex aplenty.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,016 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 8/4/2012 - Published: 2/26/2012 - G. Hunt, A. Drake
The Fix by wp1fan reviews
When it's broken, but you don't know why, is it possible to find the fix? Chapter 6 up now.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 16,340 - Reviews: 357 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 368 - Updated: 7/31/2012 - Published: 6/11/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
What Might Have Been by MeganBellaRoseBlack reviews
'For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: "It might have been!"' Sometimes a small decision by one person can make a huge impact on others, so what if Nelson had allowed Alex to leave the Railway Arms and find her way back to Gene? Now complete.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,260 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 7/28/2012 - Published: 6/25/2012 - A. Drake, G. Hunt - Complete
Six Impossible Things by Polly Lynn reviews
Beckett and the gang investigate the murder of the would-be groom in a fairy tale wedding in the middle of Central Park. Castle's historical romance research makes him indispensable. WIP. AU at this point, because genius set it at the end of S4.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 54,196 - Reviews: 128 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 136 - Updated: 6/29/2012 - Published: 12/5/2011 - Kate B., Rick C.
Another Drunken Mistake? by graciemay94 reviews
After a heavy night drinking, Alex wakes up and finds a familiar man next to her in bed. Rated T for now. Galex.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 25,633 - Reviews: 126 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 6/26/2012 - Published: 1/20/2011 - A. Drake, G. Hunt
Always and Forever by MeganBellaRoseBlack reviews
Alex's friends say she's not quite been the same since she woke up and she feels there's something missing from her life, she just can't hold onto the memory of what. Or who.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 18 - Words: 35,575 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 6/19/2012 - Published: 4/28/2012 - A. Drake, G. Hunt - Complete
One of These Nights by wp1fan reviews
"He's sure he's never been more aroused in his entire life." Post-finale fic. SPOILERS for "Always" *Chapter 3 now up* COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,981 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 190 - Follows: 201 - Updated: 5/20/2012 - Published: 5/14/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Town Like Alex by wombledon reviews
Sequel to One Another's Shadow. A series of armed robberies has the Met perplexed. They're probably linked and if they are, who is behind it? And what, if anything, do they know about Alex? Gene/Alex. Rated M for strong language and adult themes.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 84,373 - Reviews: 183 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 66 - Updated: 5/2/2012 - Published: 9/30/2008
Broken Hearts and Twisted Minds by Eleantris reviews
No amount of psychology can help you to understand the motive behind some people's behaviour, as Alex and Gene realise while investigating a violent double murder case that serves to change their lives forever, bringing them closer together. Galex.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 34 - Words: 79,664 - Reviews: 315 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 4/1/2012 - Published: 8/15/2010 - G. Hunt, A. Drake - Complete
The Haunting by ekc293 reviews
In a hypothetical future, Rick realizes that it's not the ghosts that choose to stick around. It's the people left behind who can't bear to let them go. Caskett, family!fic. Warning: Terribly sad, character death. Just… give it a shot. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 11 - Words: 20,853 - Reviews: 258 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 74 - Updated: 1/25/2012 - Published: 1/15/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Jamie by theoofoof reviews
Alex thinks she knows all about Gene. But what happens when a surprising turn of events reveals something previously unknown about Gene? What happens as he turns to Alex for help? Will he cope or not? And what effect will this have on their relationship?
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 21 - Words: 34,981 - Reviews: 216 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 9/6/2011 - Published: 1/20/2011 - G. Hunt, A. Drake - Complete
No Joy But Lacks Salt by Elliott Silver reviews
She knows it's not the fall that hurts but the sudden stop at the end. For her, the descent is no less terrible than the crash. But at the bottom, at the end, she realizes there is no place to go but up. So she rises. Now complete, with epilogue.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 25,603 - Reviews: 261 - Favs: 220 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 8/19/2011 - Published: 6/12/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
One and Done? by chezchuckles reviews
When Castle asks Kate to have a heart-to-heart with his daughter about relationships, Beckett discovers more than he really wanted her to know about himself. COMPLETE. Now broken into chapters for easier reading.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 15,991 - Reviews: 93 - Favs: 264 - Follows: 130 - Updated: 5/6/2011 - Published: 4/18/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rock 'N' Roll Suicide by Eleantris reviews
When a small-time rock star is found dead, it seems to be a tragic case of suicide. But when the team dig deeper, they uncover some spine chilling secrets that bring Gene and Alex to question everything, including the burning attraction between them. G&A.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 43 - Words: 93,359 - Reviews: 402 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 86 - Updated: 4/12/2011 - Published: 2/21/2010 - G. Hunt, A. Drake - Complete
Be With You by warbs1981 reviews
And when I'm lost in a dream, You are all I can see, All alone in the night I'm waiting for you, Every moment I'd die, Just to look in your eyes, The dream is alive, I'm waiting - The Bangles. Renamed from Where Am I? thanks for reading
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Crime/Angst - Chapters: 27 - Words: 48,972 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 4/12/2011 - Published: 10/7/2009
Rage Against Time by Siggy reviews
Sequel to Rage of Angels. Tragic events threaten to tear Gene and Alex apart forever as one shock follows another and they find themselves in a race against time to try and stop history repeating itself. NOW COMPLETE
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 116,848 - Reviews: 426 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 3/28/2010 - Published: 8/13/2009 - Complete
The Art Of Living by Mage of the Heart reviews
When Rosa McKellen is brutally murdered, Gene and Alex find themselves drawn together, and as they slowly learn to love, they begin to realize what it means to live. Rated M for mature themes/situations.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 42 - Words: 240,128 - Reviews: 449 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 3/21/2010 - Published: 6/17/2009 - Complete
Promise by wombledon reviews
Can one promise change everything?
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,433 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 31 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 9/22/2009 - Published: 9/14/2009 - Complete
The Rage of Angels by Siggy reviews
July 1982 and London is a dangerous place with a gruesome murder and a possible serial killer on the loose. Gene and Alex grow closer but they are both in danger from unexpected sources. NOW COMPLETE
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 138,486 - Reviews: 329 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 7/27/2009 - Published: 1/25/2009 - Complete
Hearts & Flowers by cats-tale reviews
Gene Hunt and Alex Drake - When she closed her eyes, all she could see was him falling, a look of pure astonishment on his face as he crumpled to the ground, crimson stains blooming across his shirt.This story now contains VERY ADULT CONTENT.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 56 - Words: 246,036 - Reviews: 563 - Favs: 140 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 4/17/2009 - Published: 6/15/2008 - Complete
True Love by Roxy0800 reviews
FINAL CHAPTER NOW UP! Alex/Gene Fanfiction. Set after Episode 8. Will the ever building relationship survive, despite all the obstacles thrown in their way.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 28 - Words: 44,629 - Reviews: 127 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 10/10/2008 - Published: 5/6/2008 - Complete
One Another’s Shadow by wombledon reviews
Set after episode 8 of Ashes to Ashes. Just when the team thought things were settling down, Gene receives a strange note. The implications of this note slowly start to change his life forever. Gene/Alex. Rated M for strong language and adult themes.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 13 - Words: 89,218 - Reviews: 160 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 8/9/2008 - Published: 4/11/2008 - Complete
You are the Calm by EastAnglia reviews
ISLAND AT WAR. Fluffy little one-shot fic. Epilogue of sorts to "The Velvet Dark."
Island at War - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,886 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/2/2008 - Complete
The Velvet Dark by EastAnglia reviews
ISLAND AT WAR. Baron/Felicity. Can Felicity come to terms with her feelings for the Baron?
Island at War - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 55,288 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 7/26/2008 - Published: 5/10/2008 - Complete
Not Alone by EastAnglia reviews
Hope arises from tragedy. How will Alex and Gene cope with startling news? GALEX.
Ashes to Ashes - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,802 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 11 - Updated: 4/25/2008 - Published: 4/22/2008 - Complete