Annie Blythe
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Joined 09-12-11, id: 3248449, Profile Updated: 10-25-11
Author has written 28 stories for Rookie Blue.

"Words, words. They're all we have to go on." - Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

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welcome to the inner workings of my mind by Insomniabug aka BabyBrown reviews
For years she's had to prepare for the day she would have to pull the trigger, but nothing could ever prepare her for the reality of it. It didn't matter if it was in defense of her partner, or if it was in defense of an innocent child. She shot another human being. Drabble written after 4x03.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 531 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Published: 8/23/2013 - M. Cruz - Complete
Our Crooked Aim by balladofbliss reviews
"I just wanted something to be easy for once," he says softly. "Safe. You understand?" (Sam and Andy, early S4, slight promo spoiler.)
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,733 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 4/19/2013 - Published: 4/9/2013 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Getting Her Back by dcj reviews
On the surface, everything looked just as it did for every other takedown they had been involved in. Detailed plans of the location and pictures of the key players all posted on the board. This time though, two pictures stood out amongst the many. A look passed between two officers. The wait was over.
Rookie Blue - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,254 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 31 - Published: 9/29/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
The Ties We've Left Undone by balladofbliss reviews
"I'd ask how you're holding up, but you'll probably have enough people saying stupid things to you today." Sam, Andy, and the aftermath of 3x09; contains major spoilers for the episode. Two-shot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,758 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 8/11/2012 - Published: 8/9/2012 - S. Swarek, A. McNally - Complete
When You Were Young and We Were Different by Midnight Raptor reviews
"So, is this your thing?" she asks several seconds later as he gently rotates her foot this way and that. "Rescuing injured teenage girls?" 10 years ago, a rookie Sam met a teenage Andy. Both make a lasting impression on the other. Sam/Andy. Chapter 5 up now. Complete.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 5 - Words: 16,975 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 95 - Follows: 140 - Updated: 8/5/2012 - Published: 1/12/2012 - S. Swarek, A. McNally - Complete
Which Way Is Down by balladofbliss reviews
"For all the hundreds of times she's envisioned this moment, it's never hurt quite this much in her head." Pre-3.05 musings. One-shot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,622 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 9 - Published: 7/3/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Best Thing I Ever Did by dcj reviews
Taking advice from Sam Swarek hadn't really worked out well the last time so why was Oliver willing to chance it again? Maybe a little push from Andy and a reminder that Sam didn't always give bad advice.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,650 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 6 - Published: 6/19/2012 - S. Swarek, O. Shaw - Complete
Steady Now by balladofbliss reviews
"'Do you remember anything about what happened? ' She sighed. 'I wish I did.'" Sam and Andy are about to be tested. Set sometime in the not-too-distant future. Now complete.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 18,562 - Reviews: 73 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 70 - Updated: 6/15/2012 - Published: 6/8/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
New Yet Old by JadeSelena reviews
Post 3x01; Gail-centric; mostly Gail/Nick
Rookie Blue - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,565 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 6/1/2012 - Published: 5/27/2012 - G. Peck - Complete
Making Noise so Restlessly by nereemac reviews
Written for lowriseflare for the omg rookieblue holiday gift exchange on LJ. Set between "Signals Crossed" and "Broad Daylight". Ugh. None of the genres fit; there should be one called "pining".
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,137 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 5 - Published: 12/27/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
How'd You Do It by dcj reviews
How do you move on after something like that? How do you move forward when you're in uncharted territory and you really have no idea what you're doing? Maybe you ask someone who's been there. Help can come from an unlikely source.
Rookie Blue - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,933 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 16 - Published: 9/20/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Radar Love by surreallis reviews
Ep tag for Heart and Sparks. A drive in the rain and a late night call, and talking without talking.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,976 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/18/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Just for Tonight by tikvarn reviews
"Just for tonight, Sam," she whispered, "Just forget that you hate me. Tomorrow we can go back to being whatever we were… are." Andy/Sam post 1.13
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,385 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 15 - Published: 9/17/2010 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
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your heart in 4-4 time reviews
"And a step backward, after making a wrong turn, is a step in the right direction." - Kurt Vonnegut. An RB story in progressive scenes: Sam, Andy, and the long road to rekindling friendship. Possible spoilers for Season Four.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,071 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 29 - Published: 5/22/2013 - A. McNally, S. Swarek
our boots, they hit the ground reviews
A snapshot of Nick and Andy's friendship, as they navigate post-Dakota territory. Hints of Gail/Nick and Andy/Sam, with spoilers for the Season 4 promo. Oneshot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,294 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/8/2013 - A. McNally, N. Collins - Complete
And So the Feeling Grows reviews
Sam, Andy, and some holiday silliness. Future-shot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,146 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 11 - Published: 12/11/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Haven reviews
Finding your way back? It requires more than a change of uniform. Andy/Sam, post-S3 finale.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,851 - Reviews: 84 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 91 - Updated: 12/4/2012 - Published: 10/15/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek
Recoil reviews
Realization comes in many forms, none of them particularly forgiving. Post-3x11. Sam POV.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 785 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 3 - Published: 8/25/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Rupture reviews
Mid-season three, Claire leaves Toronto. Sam and Andy deal with the fallout. Oneshot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,462 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/24/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Goes Down Easy, Sneaks Up On You Fast reviews
Sam, Andy, and the woo girl's drink of choice. Post-3.06 silliness. Sam POV.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,172 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/22/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Fifteen's Footnotes reviews
Reflections and drabbles, Sam/Andy-centric. Every chapter can be read independently.
Rookie Blue - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 16 - Words: 19,840 - Reviews: 168 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 54 - Updated: 7/21/2012 - Published: 1/22/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek
Double Bonus reviews
Sam, Andy, and the NBA Finals. Sometimes all it takes is a little game... Or lack thereof. Oneshot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,919 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 2 - Published: 6/20/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Constancy reviews
"When I feel that something, I wanna hold your hand." Andy reflects on her history with Sam. Post-3x03 fluff, inspired by their exit from the Barn.
Rookie Blue - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,396 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/15/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Brotherly Love reviews
The story of two cops, one friendship, and where it all began: Oliver and Sam, the Rookie Years.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,436 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 6/4/2012 - Published: 5/9/2012 - O. Shaw, S. Swarek
Right Before Your Eyes reviews
"Night, buddy." Two words have the power to rewind the clock. Spoilers for 3x02. Oneshot. Nick/Gail.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,460 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 6/1/2012 - G. Peck, N. Collins - Complete
Color Me In reviews
Every relationship has its hurdles; every couple, their fears. Sam/Andy, set during Season 3. Some angst.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,423 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 8 - Published: 5/30/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Your Time Begins reviews
"So, how do we start?" Sam and Andy find their way back to normal. Spoilers for 3x01. Oneshot, Andy POV.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,739 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/25/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
A Room with a View reviews
If walls could talk, they might share a few stories. Five separate, nonlinear scenes in 15 Division's Observation Room. Post-suspension. Sam/Andy.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,452 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 7 - Published: 5/2/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Bruised reviews
He's not always the old hand. She's not always the chatty novice. Sam/Andy. Future-shot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 728 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/15/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Corners and Crosswalks reviews
Mid-season three, Sam and Andy break up. The road to normal is anything but...
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 22,642 - Reviews: 188 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 59 - Updated: 4/13/2012 - Published: 4/1/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Happiness Steps Up to Greet Me reviews
Sam, Andy, and a lazy, rainy day. Oneshot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,004 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 7 - Published: 3/27/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Words In My Memory reviews
Sam's perspective through Season Two. Song Fic. Companion piece to "Kindness Falls Like Rain."
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,048 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 13 - Published: 3/20/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
The Space Between reviews
"The space between your heart and mine is the space we'll fill with time." Back at 15, back in the saddle, back to normal, right? Post-suspension oneshot, predominantly Sam POV.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,855 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/12/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Firsts reviews
Post 2x13. A collection of Sam and Andy's 'firsts' we have yet to see.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 18 - Words: 96,649 - Reviews: 505 - Favs: 187 - Follows: 155 - Updated: 3/5/2012 - Published: 10/4/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Remedy reviews
There are some holidays she'd rather ignore. Valentine's Day; Andy POV. Oneshot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,573 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/14/2012 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Countdown reviews
"We'll take a cup of kindness yet, for auld lang syne." Post-suspension, Sam and Andy ring in the New Year at the Penny. Sam POV. One-shot.
Rookie Blue - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,983 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 7 - Published: 12/31/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Kindness Falls Like Rain reviews
Sam's perspective through Season One. Song Fic.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,686 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 5 - Published: 12/19/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Heavy Hearts reviews
In any great love story, there is a strong supporting cast. Final scene, 2x12. POVs: Oliver, Noelle, Jerry, Traci, Sam, Andy.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,039 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 33 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 11/6/2011 - Published: 9/27/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
Conversations & Admissions reviews
2x11 and beyond. Life, love, and police work, as only Sam and Andy know how.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,979 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 10/3/2011 - Published: 9/16/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek
Cradle reviews
Future-shot. Companion piece to "When Words Fail." Sam and Andy, married life and beyond.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,888 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 8 - Published: 9/29/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete
When Words Fail reviews
There are two things every good cop needs: Capable hands and a pure heart. She admires his hands; he admires her heart. Post 2x13. NOW A TWOSHOT.
Rookie Blue - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,252 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 9/17/2011 - Published: 9/14/2011 - A. McNally, S. Swarek - Complete