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Author has written 3 stories for Mass Effect.

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Mass Effect Dissolution: Fall of Normandy (MEDTFON) [Formerly Known as Mass Effect Degredation: The Values of Organic Life]

-Set right after the events of ME1 (With pieces drifting back during the campaign against Saren). The Prequel to Mass Effect Trepidation: Superlative Acquisition. A VERY flushed out version of how the Collectors destroy the Normandy. Introduces the Dark Matter Theory for Mass Effect.

Mass Effect Premonition: End of Dawn (MEPTED) [Formerly Known as Mass Effect Trepidation: Superlative Acquisition]

-Sequel to MEDTFON. Set during the two year interim between Mass Effect 1 and Mass Effect 2. Deviates from main story-line, but still retains skeleton. Focuses on Character development and interaction. If I ever do combat scenes, I'll keep them realistic.

Shepard is not a bad ass.

No one is a bad-ass in combat. Deadly? Sure. Experienced like no other? Of course.

No super cool, guns blazing bull shit.

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Quarian with a Shotgun by bofomania reviews
'Back to basics' collection of mostly behind-the-scenes episodes centered on Tali and her interactions with the crew of the Normandy SR1. Trying to be original while respecting canon story & lore (as much as possible). POV will vary: mostly other than Tali's, never Shepard's. No romance, but occasional hints at some Tali/Shepard 'chemistry.'
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 17 - Words: 117,481 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 1/17 - Published: 4/8/2012 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M)
For We Are Many by venomRED reviews
Rebuilt over two years by a terrorist organization he swore to destroy, Commander Shepard struggles to reclaim his past, while recruiting the best the galaxy has to offer in a bitter fight against the greatest threat the galaxy has ever faced. L/V/AC
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 43 - Words: 309,633 - Reviews: 553 - Favs: 473 - Follows: 472 - Updated: 8/27/2014 - Published: 10/23/2011 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
Interstitium by AssaultSloth reviews
Flashbacks, interstitial scenes, and backdoor dealings. A companion to ME2 focusing on characters and worlds, big and small.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 33 - Words: 535,038 - Reviews: 874 - Favs: 836 - Follows: 664 - Updated: 4/30/2014 - Published: 2/16/2010 - Shepard (M), Garrus V., Miranda L., Tali'Zorah - Complete
Warrior Ethos: 2 by 1054SS325MP reviews
The sequel to Warrior Ethos, this is a retelling of ME2. It has ManShep x Tali and FemShep x Garrus, and is designed to be very realistic, etc. A little bit AU. You don't need to read the first story, but it helps. It uses Calinstel's ideas on the quarian culture. Focuses more on the relationships and less on the missions. The information page is a separate story of mine.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 25 - Words: 247,156 - Reviews: 348 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 216 - Updated: 4/25/2014 - Published: 9/7/2012 - [Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M)] [Shepard (F), Garrus V.]
Warrior Ethos: Tabula Rasa by 1054SS325MP reviews
This story takes place during ME2, and includes private moments between FemShep and Garrus that don't fit neatly into my larger Warrior Ethos universe. It deals with Jane's renegade past and whether, with the help of Garrus, she will overcome it or succumb to it. Slightly AU. It presumes ME1 romantic leanings, for example, and ManShep is in the universe but not in this story.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 37,613 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 9/10/2013 - Published: 10/24/2012 - Garrus V., Shepard (F)
Mass Effect: Induction by TheSorrow1145 reviews
Following the destruction of the Collector base, the crew of the Normandy SR2 tries to recover from the devastating raid. But the threat is not gone. The Reapers are coming, and Commander Shepard must unite the galaxy to withstand their assault.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 26,192 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 1/17/2013 - Published: 2/16/2010 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
Spectre by Precept reviews
John Shepard is haunted. Mindoir and Akuze have left scars upon his mind. Now, XO of the SSV Normandy, Commander Shepard is thrown into an apocalyptic battle against Saren and his Geth. However, is the true threat Saren - or the personal demons within Shepard's heart? (COMPLETED)
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Drama - Chapters: 56 - Words: 147,564 - Reviews: 252 - Favs: 275 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 12/24/2012 - Published: 8/28/2009 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect: Pilgrimage by Demented Assassin reviews
Pilgrimage charts the untold story of Tali'Zorah nar Rayya as she prepares to leave all she knows behind and embark on her sacred journey into adulthood, intent on proving her worth to both her people and her father, the fleet's most dedicated Admiral.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 40 - Words: 185,714 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 11/1/2012 - Published: 10/1/2010 - Tali'Zorah
You Came Back to Me by T. Bryson reviews
After the events of ME3, Commander Shepard awakens on Earth and is taken to a hospital for care. His friends, all of whom thought he was dead, go to the hospital to be at his side as he recovers. Heavy on character development/interaction. Tali/Shepard focus.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 113,303 - Reviews: 216 - Favs: 389 - Follows: 220 - Updated: 10/23/2012 - Published: 7/16/2012 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
Tide Pools by Bahoogasmif reviews
Extension of Wings Of Fire, a one shot occuring roughly a year after the house is built.
Mass Effect - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 8,551 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 22 - Published: 10/12/2012 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
Warrior Ethos by 1054SS325MP reviews
This is between ME1 and ME2, with heavy flashbacks to ME1. This story uses Calinstel's ideas of the Quarian culture. Both Garrus x FemShep and Tali x ManShep. It's designed to be very realistic and focus more on the relationships. Quite a few missions are there too. Info/Glossary page is Now a separate story. Sequel is Warrior Ethos: 2.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 38,498 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 9/7/2012 - Published: 7/1/2012 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
The Altruistic Futurist by FsDxRAGE reviews
As Shepard approaches the Crucible, his story is rewritten as his companion, Garrus, and love interest, Tali, intervene, bringing closure to his story over the coming chapters.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 23,312 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 73 - Updated: 9/3/2012 - Published: 3/12/2012 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
A Special Distraction by TheSorrow1145 reviews
I figured I'd take a bit of a break from my usual work today to write up a little something special for you.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,760 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 7/12/2012 - Published: 2/22/2010 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
Under the stars by Bazzag reviews
This is a small scene set after the events of Mass Effect 3 on Rannoch. Its also my first attempt at something more romantic.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 770 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 2 - Published: 4/18/2012 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
A Gentle Breeze Before the Storm by FsDxRAGE reviews
With only several days left before the trial on Earth, Tali and Shepard land on Terra Nova for resupply and yet another short vacation, meeting a couple of very important people to Shepard. This is their last peace before the war.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 41,578 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 3/3/2012 - Published: 5/24/2011 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
What's Mine is Yours by Nevara Alyss reviews
*One shot* A gift means more when you share it with the one you love no matter how silly you think it is.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 892 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/9/2011 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
The Darkest Night by venomRED reviews
Commander Shepard has been killed in a surprise attack on the Normandy. While Cerberus rebuilds him, the members of his crew attempt to move on. A bridge piece between ME1 and ME2 following the SR1 crew. Rated M for language/violence/adult content
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 106,555 - Reviews: 218 - Favs: 263 - Follows: 92 - Updated: 10/23/2011 - Published: 9/29/2011 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
Being Selfish by Dermiti reviews
This is my first fan fic into the Mass Effect universe. Centering around Tali/Shepard. Exploring their relationship after the events of Mass Effect 2. Rated M
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 57,806 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 137 - Updated: 9/21/2011 - Published: 5/10/2011 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah
Mass Effect 2: Dark Rendition by Mothbanquet reviews
Set in ME2, this is the story of a bitter, scarred Shepard coming to terms with the depression that has followed the loss of his beloved Normandy. Salvation, however, comes in many forms, and his so happens to take the shape of a certain quarian machinist...
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 32 - Words: 117,731 - Reviews: 216 - Favs: 207 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 7/14/2011 - Published: 2/13/2010 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah - Complete
Honeymoon by Miraza reviews
The Reapers are dead, Shepard and Tali were just married, and they're already on their honeymoon. It's a romance, it's rated M, and it starts with their wedding night.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 12 - Words: 41,849 - Reviews: 157 - Favs: 241 - Follows: 195 - Updated: 1/27/2011 - Published: 8/19/2010 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M)
Mass Effect Digression by TerrorK reviews
A quarian from The Migrant Fleet goes out on his pilgrimage, intending to bring back a gift that will change the quarians forever. An original Mass Effect story surrounding original characters to avoid canon interference. i.e. no Shepard and co.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 21 - Words: 135,756 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 1/21/2011 - Published: 1/8/2009 - Complete
Mass Effect: Objects in Space by turelhimvampire reviews
The collectors are all but defeated following the destruction of their base at the hands of Commander Shepard and the crew of the Normandy SR2. The Illusive Man is reeling at Shepard's betrayal - and is out for blood.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 25 - Words: 35,882 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 9/21/2010 - Published: 2/27/2010 - Shepard (F), Tali'Zorah
Of Humans and Quarians by Ganja Naraku reviews
Impractical? Maybe. Impossible? Not by a long shot.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 28,319 - Reviews: 227 - Favs: 188 - Follows: 110 - Updated: 9/4/2010 - Published: 2/7/2010 - Shepard (F), Tali'Zorah - Complete
You Don't Hear the Bullet by Makori reviews
SPOILERS After the Battle of the Citadel, Tali and Shepard finally get some time to discover themselves...and each other. But can they make this work? Will they live to even have the chance?
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 38,929 - Reviews: 141 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 4/24/2010 - Published: 2/7/2008 - Shepard (F), Tali'Zorah
On the Liberating Effects of Alcohol: an ME2 Short by Firaga Bird reviews
John Shepard: Commander of the Normandy, Survivor of Mindoir, Awardee of the Star of Terra, Hero of the Citadel, Savior, Model, Icon... There's a heavy burden on his shoulders, and a loneliness he can tell no one. Or is there? Language, Suggestive Themes.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,264 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 4/23/2010 - Published: 4/15/2010 - Shepard (M), Tali'Zorah
Five plus Three by AGJ reviews
Another take on the relationship between Tali and Shepard, starting with Mass Effect 1. Rated T for future proofing.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 36,409 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 105 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 4/18/2010 - Published: 3/13/2010 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (F)
A Semiotics of Loss by divulse456 reviews
What perished in the wreckage of the SSV Normandy? What has everyone lost? Join Tali'Zorah nar Rayya as she tries to figure out what she's been missing since that night, how to live without it, and how to get it back. Chapter 1.1 now complete!
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,567 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 3/16/2010 - Published: 3/12/2010 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (F)
Mass Effect: Devotion by Blackout28 reviews
Tali’Zorah has rejoined the Migrant Fleet, and joined the crew of the Neema after delivering information about the Geth during her Pilgrimage. Her findings of how the Geth have given her people hope, that one day soon, they can retake their home world.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 11 - Words: 15,270 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 2/25/2010 - Published: 2/8/2010 - Tali'Zorah
Ages Ending: A Mass Effect 3 Imagined Ending by Kane Lam reviews
Based on the events of Mass Effect 1 and 2, I have created what I think would be a suitable ending for a Paragon Shepard character who is in love with Tali, a Quarian engineer.
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 10,581 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 31 - Published: 2/20/2010 - Shepard (F), Tali'Zorah
Doctor Patient Confidentiality by Kenyade reviews
While the Commander is away, the quarian will play. But what does a certain salarian have to say on the subject? TalixShepard
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,500 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 14 - Published: 2/10/2010 - Tali'Zorah, Mordin S. - Complete
My Choices, My Mistakes by CannedCream reviews
Short Story. Shepard speaks of Tali; his love of her and losing her. Based off of possible events in Mass Effect 2. Excuse the creative freedom. F
Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,070 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 6 - Published: 2/2/2010 - Shepard (F), Tali'Zorah - Complete
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Mass Effect Premonition: End of Dawn reviews
Sequel to Mass Effect Dissolution: Fall of Normandy. Shepard is gone. The Normandy destroyed. With no reason to stay, Tali leaves to go back home. Her new life demands that she move on, but she can't help but refuse. The next two years will prove difficult. Impossible even. -Mature Readers Only. -Tali/Shepard Pairing. AU for Dark Matter Theory and mildly different timeline.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 52 - Words: 189,376 - Reviews: 305 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 175 - Updated: 2/8 - Published: 8/15/2011 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M)
Mass Effect Dissolution: Fall of Normandy reviews
They survived Sovereign, Saren, and an army of geth. When the Normandy returns to the far reaches of the galaxy, they come across a nightmare best lived in tales. Stranded and against the Collectors, they fight for life. And each other. Tali/Shepard Pairing. AU. Intro to Dark Matter Theory. New approach to Collectors. Prequel to Mass Effect Premonition: End of Dawn.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 81,398 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 4/21/2013 - Published: 11/3/2012 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete
Mass Effect: Degradation (OUTDATED) reviews
OUTDATED. DO NOT READ! DO NOT READ! DO NOT READ! NEW REMASTERED EDITION HAS BEEN POSTED.
Mass Effect - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,580 - Reviews: 52 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 62 - Updated: 11/3/2012 - Published: 11/27/2009 - Tali'Zorah, Shepard (M) - Complete