Sorrel Forbes
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Joined 05-13-10, id: 2362032, Profile Updated: 06-19-12
Author has written 18 stories for Harry Potter, and Sherlock.

I am passionate about words

I am passionate about numbers

I like conservative forms and liberal content

A proper teacup is essential to my enjoyment of tea

I am a little bit addicted to semi colons

I am omniverous

I am probably shorter than you

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Bantam Wars by thursdayplaid reviews
John and Tim are on their way to stop the evil Dr. Grendel once and for all. Third in the Wee Doctor series.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 25 - Words: 89,281 - Reviews: 219 - Favs: 346 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 9/14/2013 - Published: 5/31/2013 - Sherlock H., John W., Mycroft H., DI Dimmock
Small Families by thursdayplaid reviews
John Watson was ripped from his life and thrown back into a London where he's never existed, in the body of an eight year old child. In the struggle to get back his place in the world he becomes part of the lives of homeless children, street kings and a man life him, the once DI Dimmock. But what will he be in the life of the singular Sherlock Holmes?
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 22 - Words: 81,007 - Reviews: 466 - Favs: 680 - Follows: 540 - Updated: 3/10/2013 - Published: 8/2/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Ab Initio by meggannn reviews
John and Sherlock meet. What happens next depends on you.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,301 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 7 - Published: 2/14/2013 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
The Wee Doctor by thursdayplaid reviews
ChildJohn. AU When John takes a bullet he suddenly finds himself much smaller than he was, erased from his life. He must hold on to who he is in a London that's suddenly too big for him. Crackfic 7% solution
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 20 - Words: 58,401 - Reviews: 524 - Favs: 1,053 - Follows: 567 - Updated: 7/24/2012 - Published: 7/14/2011 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Are You My Mummy? by Dubbers reviews
We all know this: John Watson's mother must have been one hell of a woman to raise a son who could put up with Sherlock. Or '5 people who aren't John's mum, and 1 who was plus another one who isn't '
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,413 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 78 - Follows: 6 - Published: 6/8/2012 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
The Mind Can Make a Heaven of Hell by TardisIsTheOnlyWayToTravel reviews
"Eternity is really rather boring, John. Mortal life seemed as though it would be far more interesting." Sherlock is actually the Devil, but he decided to live as a mortal because ruling Hell was boring.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,562 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 902 - Follows: 130 - Published: 5/10/2012 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
A Week is Just Seven Days Isn't It? by scifigrl47 reviews
When John heads overseas for a week, Sherlock's forced to fend for himself. It goes about as well as anyone could have anticipated. Which is to say, very, very poorly. Don't worry, things'll be fine in just seven days.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 4 - Words: 39,906 - Reviews: 812 - Favs: 2,563 - Follows: 370 - Updated: 3/17/2012 - Published: 2/26/2012 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
A Study in Magic by Vixit reviews
When Albus Dumbledore shows up at Baker Street with strange demands and baby-filled picnic baskets, Sherlock Holmes is less than thrilled. Featuring Detective!Harry, Competent!Quirrell, and the world's only private consulting detective. No slash.
Crossover - Harry Potter & Sherlock Holmes - Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 20 - Words: 45,805 - Reviews: 749 - Favs: 1,835 - Follows: 1,238 - Updated: 3/15/2012 - Published: 4/28/2011 - Harry P., Sherlock Holmes - Complete
Turn by Sara's Girl reviews
One good turn always deserves another. Apparently. Epilogue compliant/AU. HPDM slash but some canon het along the way. Please trust me - I promise the epilogue will not bite you.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 321,769 - Reviews: 1616 - Favs: 1,926 - Follows: 838 - Updated: 3/9/2012 - Published: 10/29/2010 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Small Steps To Belonging by donutsweeper reviews
Sherlock's leaving leads to changes John could not have foreseen- an unexpected flatmate, and an equally unexpected sense of belonging.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,682 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 11 - Published: 1/8/2012 - Sgt. S. Donavan, John W. - Complete
A Question of Identity by VolceVoice reviews
The observations of a brilliant, amnesiac murder witness force John to rethink his assumptions about Sherlock, himself, and the definition of love. Meanwhile, a murderer is still on the loose . . .
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 43,432 - Reviews: 316 - Favs: 469 - Follows: 118 - Updated: 8/7/2011 - Published: 6/13/2011 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
Doing the Lambeth Walk by Blame Brampton reviews
After the war, the last thing Harry wants is to be a celebrity. Pursued, he seeks refuge in the last place people would look and tries to make a difference there. And then he runs into the Malfoys in Tesco's … H/D, mentions of OCs' drug rehab
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 5 - Words: 27,468 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 14 - Published: 8/5/2011 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
An Act of Simple Devotion by Blame Brampton reviews
It's a age-old story. You fancy a boy and you think he fancies you. Sure there are problems – attacks on former Death Eaters, crazed tabloid journalists, evangelical references, and your girlfriend – but you have a cunning plan … HD/DM, 8th year
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,107 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 220 - Follows: 9 - Published: 6/17/2011 - Draco M., Harry P. - Complete
Make a Map by liftedlorax reviews
After an Auror mission gone wrong, Harry finds himself stranded on an island, where his only companions are a mute house-elf, a prickly owl, and an insufferable git. Roughly based on the story of Odysseus and Calypso from Homer's Odyssey. H/D, EWE.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 35,198 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 445 - Follows: 29 - Published: 2/2/2011 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
A Bit Backwards by p.r. fox reviews
Love, John muses, is sort of like a Quentin Tarantino film. Except not really.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,040 - Reviews: 135 - Favs: 714 - Follows: 45 - Published: 1/8/2011 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
Marginal Notes by Blame Brampton reviews
When you're 18, and nothing is as it was meant to be, sometimes it can be hard to let the right people know what you are thinking. Thankfully, Draco Malfoy owns a quill.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,692 - Reviews: 120 - Favs: 520 - Follows: 29 - Published: 11/28/2010 - Draco M., Harry P. - Complete
Drowning by Dayja reviews
Sherlock has never learned to swim.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 18,414 - Reviews: 267 - Favs: 750 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 9/27/2010 - Published: 8/29/2010 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
insurgere by Silver Pard reviews
Hufflepuff is the house of the leftovers, the losers, the forgotten. Well, Tom Riddle thinks, it's time to change that.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,414 - Reviews: 370 - Favs: 2,135 - Follows: 284 - Published: 3/27/2010 - Tom R. Jr. - Complete
On a Clear Day by Sara's Girl reviews
Draco Malfoy is waiting for his real life to begin, and it appears that he's not the only one. Coffee, charity, and the wisdom of the elderly. HPDM. Oneshot of epic proportions.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 43,663 - Reviews: 370 - Favs: 1,487 - Follows: 86 - Published: 1/22/2010 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Lonely Moon by eleventy7 reviews
More than a decade after the Battle, Harry returns to Hogwarts as a professor and discovers a student with a familiar face and an unexpected past. HPDM. Compliant with everything except DH epilogue.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 65,754 - Reviews: 1461 - Favs: 2,614 - Follows: 468 - Updated: 1/15/2010 - Published: 12/29/2008 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Foundations by Sara's Girl reviews
When one door closes, another one opens... with a bit of a push. Life, love and complications. Sequel to Reparations. HPDM slash. COMPLETED.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 249,430 - Reviews: 938 - Favs: 1,266 - Follows: 203 - Updated: 8/1/2009 - Published: 5/8/2009 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
A Semblance of Life by Veritas03 reviews
Harry has had enough of trying to please everyone. Draco has opted for liquid comfort and talking to animals - the stuffed and mounted sort .
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,574 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/22/2009 - Draco M., Harry P. - Complete
Reparations by Sara's Girl reviews
Harry is about to discover that the steepest learning curve comes after Healer training, and that second chances can be found in unexpected places. HPDM pre-slash/slash. Now completed.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 92,767 - Reviews: 1122 - Favs: 2,272 - Follows: 266 - Updated: 4/10/2009 - Published: 2/5/2009 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Beneath Boundless Skies by Blame Brampton reviews
Home is a world filled with funerals, a girlfriend who can't bear the sight of you, and people who are convinced you came back from the dead. Bugger it, even Australia sounds good.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 30,898 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 20 - Published: 3/7/2009 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
For the Public Good by Blame Brampton reviews
Harry is loaned to the Muggle government after the London bombings. When his counterpart in Communications delivers evidence of a plot to expose wizarding Britain, he is all ears. And only in part because the messenger has such a familiar voice.
Harry Potter - Rated: M - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 24,761 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 16 - Published: 2/26/2009 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
A Different Fate by lordhellebore reviews
COMPLETE: AU: JKR portrays Harry as completely unaffected by the Avada Kedavra cast at him. But how would things have gone if it had been different? Drabble series, five drabbles per chapter.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 7,025 - Reviews: 613 - Favs: 1,370 - Follows: 236 - Updated: 12/27/2008 - Published: 3/5/2008 - Petunia D., Harry P. - Complete
The Scarlet Pimpernel by AMarguerite reviews
Percy Weasley recieves some fictional inspiration before realizing that Authority, though Authority, is not always right. Through DH, he tries to do the right thing, rescue Muggleborns without losing his life or his job, and find the right laws. Complete.
Harry Potter - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 14 - Words: 53,050 - Reviews: 349 - Favs: 493 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 11/4/2008 - Published: 9/14/2007 - Percy W., Penelope C. - Complete
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A Study in B Flat reviews
In which Sherlock is a violinist and consulting composer who writes the pieces his clients are too dim to ask for, and John is an ex-army doctor and handy amateur clarinettist. Together they make music. A story containing deductive inferences, music for adrenaline junkies, and the development of an unforeseen relationship. Pre-slash.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 8,674 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 3/14/2014 - Published: 2/14/2014 - [John W., Sherlock H.] - Complete
Billionaire's Battenberg reviews
Blog-based bulletin 'bout baffling bakery burglary. Bonus buzz: boffin and blogger's [BLEEP] boldly bruited. Broadly'B'-beginnings.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 221 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/28/2014 - [John W., Sherlock H.] - Complete
However Improbable reviews
Sherlock invents the Infinite Improbability Drive. Unfortunately, he can't figure out how to turn it off.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 620 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/19/2014 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Principal Parts
These are the principal parts of John and Sherlock's love: amo-amare-amavi-amatum. Or: in which Sherlock returns from death, and is presumptuous; in which John really does love Sherlock, but has trouble telling his friends and family; and in which neither John nor Sherlock screw things up too badly.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 839 - Favs: 4 - Published: 2/5/2014 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
The Jumper Patch reviews
He was wearing only a vest and pants, but John was stubbornly determined not to shiver. He sat stiffly by the fire, jaw clenched, hands wrapped around a fresh cup of tea, and glared out the window. The trouble with growing one's own produce, he reflected, was that timing could be awkward and chancy.
Sherlock - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 538 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 7 - Published: 8/30/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Lennon's Reichenbach Trip reviews
100 word drabble: 'The Reichenbach Fall' as told by John Lennon.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 111 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/2/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
À la recherche des personnes perdues reviews
100 word drabble for the prompt "John Locke": John and Sherlock endure, affirmed by shared memories. When united, they're more themselves than when apart.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Romance/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 100 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/12/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Scale in G Major reviews
221B: As a violinist, Sherlock knows that a major scale performed with a sharp F! on the way up and another on the way down can only end one way. John's not complaining.
Sherlock - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 220 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/25/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Blake's Hounds of Baskerville reviews
'The Hounds of Baskerville', as told by William Blake in exactly 100 words. (Also features an acrostic puzzle).
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 111 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/19/2013 - Sherlock H. - Complete
Stevens' Scandal in Belgravia reviews
100 word drabble: 'A Scandal in Belgravia', as told by Wallace Stevens.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/8/2013 - Sherlock H., Irene A. - Complete
Carroll's Great Game reviews
100 word drabble: 'The Great Game', as told by Lewis Carroll. (Includes bonus selected glossary.)
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 174 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/1/2013 - Sherlock H., John W. - Complete
Lear's Blind Banker reviews
100 word drabble: 'The Blind Banker', as told by Edward Lear.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Published: 2/28/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Tennyson's Study in Pink reviews
100 word drabble: 'A Study in Pink', as told by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 107 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/28/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Clear as Mud reviews
After just the right amount of rain, the clay gets slick and silty; makes mud that's soft like butter. It doesn't quite reflect the sunlight, but sifts it through organic matter to cultivate germane maybes.
Harry Potter - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 188 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/27/2013 - P. Sprout, Minerva M. - Complete
Tetramorph reviews
221B: John the doctor, son of Wat, sees visions of a glorious being. Ezekiel fusion, King James Version.
Sherlock - Rated: K - English - Drama/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 223 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/27/2013 - John W., Sherlock H. - Complete
Courgettes
Harry considers things that make an impression on him throughout the course of his day. Eventually – inevitably – his thoughts turn to Draco Malfoy. Post DH, EWE
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 721 - Favs: 3 - Published: 3/21/2012 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Celery Soup for the Sundered Soul
In which Harry vanquishes Voldemort with fibrous leafy green vegetables, and Draco proves his love for Harry. A follow up to 'Perpendicular'.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,474 - Favs: 2 - Published: 9/12/2011 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete
Perpendicular reviews
Harry misguidedly calls an angular git 'perpendicular'. Pointed and provocative wordplay ensues. They square their differences in the end.
Harry Potter - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 540 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 11 - Published: 5/14/2011 - Harry P., Draco M. - Complete