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Onward, Thankfully reviews
The holiday season begins after a year of struggle that looks like it's going to continue onward for lengths unknown. Erin comes home for Thanksgiving posed for some big conversations while her family grapples with their own struggles - illness, PTSD, shifting relationships and challenges on the job in New York and Chicago. Set in the Interesting Dynamics AU and post-S4 finale.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,710 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 8 - Updated: 11h - Published: 11/16
This is a series of O/S set after or inspired by episodes in S5 of Chicago PD. They are set within the Interesting Dynamics AU. There may occasionally be a stand-alone O/S set outside the TV season to continue the AU's story arc. This series is an exploration of what would happen with the AU's characters, if Erin left and stayed in NYC. It is a continuation of The Way From Here.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 5 - Words: 20,059 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 11/16 - Published: 10/28
The Way From Here reviews
Erin must deal with the consequences of her decision to take a position in FBI Counter-Terrorism at the expense of her relationship with Jay and her relationship with her family. But an emergency with her younger brother provides her the opportunity to re-examine her choices and to try to rectify any damages. A story set in the Interesting Dynamics AU.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 27 - Words: 148,748 - Reviews: 205 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 10/18 - Published: 6/29 - [E. Lindsay, J. Halstead] H. Voight
So It Goes reviews
Voight and his family try to cope with their struggles at home and work — and the dynamics those conflicting circumstances create for their blended family which is transitioning through a period of grief. The series focuses on what's left of Voight's family and their strained relationships. This is part of the AU started in Interesting Dynamics and is a continuation of Aftermath.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 43 - Words: 302,032 - Reviews: 372 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 46 - Updated: 9/16 - Published: 2/8 - [E. Lindsay, J. Halstead] H. Voight
From the Get reviews
Erin has spent her life feeling like she was born into bad news. That those closest to her get hurt. That she can't get a break. With Hank Voight as family, a baby brother who still needs her, and a relationship with a complicatedly-nicely-flawed guy like Jay Halstead, can she move beyond her sordid past for the sake of her own child? This standalone story is set in the Scenes AU.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,932 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 26 - Published: 4/25
Voight and what's left with his family deal with the aftermath of Justin's death while continuing to try to cope with their own struggles, dynamics and work demands. This is a collection of scenes using the characters as represented in the AU established in Interesting Dynamics. Chapters are not chronological. The story, however, begins immediately after S3 finale and Scenes.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 48 - Words: 318,410 - Reviews: 400 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 65 - Updated: 4/16 - Published: 9/10/2016 - [E. Lindsay, J. Halstead] H. Voight
A collection of one-shots/scenes using the characters as represented in the AU established in Interesting Dynamics. Currently, the scenes immediately follow So This is Christmas. Eventually, they'll just provide one-shot snap shots into the characters' lives. This series focuses on Voight and his family, as well as Erin Lindsay's growing relationship with Jay Halstead.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 148 - Words: 638,296 - Reviews: 1322 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 132 - Updated: 10/14/2016 - Published: 11/18/2015 - [J. Halstead, E. Lindsay] H. Voight
Welcome Home reviews
Olivia continues to establish her family and learn how to navigate motherhood and her evolving relationship with Brian Cassidy. There's lots of challenges ahead as she adjusts to the changes in her life, surmounts new situations and legal troubles for her and her adopted children, and tries to find some time and space for herself in it all too. This is the sequel to Hello, Goodbye.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 154 - Words: 622,539 - Reviews: 944 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 5/19/2016 - Published: 2/12/2014 - [O. Benson, B. Cassidy]
So This Is Christmas reviews
The Voights attempt to have a happy holiday season while continuing to deal with Ethan's health challenges, the changing family dynamic with new additions to the family, and Erin's growing relationship with Jay Halstead. This is a short set of chapters set after the Interesting Dynamics story of this AU.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 106,470 - Reviews: 216 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 58 - Updated: 11/17/2015 - Published: 10/28/2015 - [E. Lindsay, J. Halstead] H. Voight - Complete
All Comes Down to the Math reviews
Olivia and Will make plans for how they're going to deal with the event of the century … taking Noah to the new Star Wars movie. This is a three-shot set in the Olivia/Will/Noah AU series of stories. It's a stand alone.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,818 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/7/2015 - O. Benson
A really short O/S for fans of the Hello, Goodbye and Welcome Home stories. It is a recast of the Dodds/Benson chat in Patrimonial Burden. Jack is included in the scene.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,217 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/7/2015 - Complete
Interesting Dynamics reviews
Hank and Erin are forced to re-explore their complicated 'family' dynamic when an unexpected 'family emergency' causes Voight to have to deal with demons related to his wife's death, his failings in parenting, and the challenges his work has created for his family and for his ability to be the father he wants to see himself as.
Chicago PD - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 88 - Words: 260,198 - Reviews: 347 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 10/27/2015 - Published: 6/18/2015 - H. Voight, E. Lindsay
As Olivia adjusts to her new squad, her family life is again shaken. Through it she's forced to re-examine the meaning of family, marriage, motherhood, and the significance her job plays in her life. This story takes place about a year after the conclusion of Undeserved in my AU series of stories and is a direct continuation of where Rollercoaster was headed. Story 8 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 8 - Words: 21,834 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 19 - Updated: 6/10/2015 - Published: 3/17/2015 - O. Benson, Noah B.
Olivia grapples with her husband's reaction to her pregnancy test results and the implications it has for their relationship. A recast of the therapist office scene in Wednesday's Child. Set in the AU of Olivia/Will/Noah. Story 14 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 11 - Words: 53,025 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 2/3/2015 - Published: 2/11/2014 - O. Benson
Olivia and her family experience the Christmas season while grappling with news from Cragen that will have implications for her life, work and family. This is a flash forward and will later be moved/added to Welcome Home when it catches up to this point.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 10 - Words: 63,593 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 2/2/2015 - Published: 12/27/2014
Saving Christmas reviews
Olivia takes her adopted son on a Christmas outing, giving her the opportunity to reflect on the season, the growth of her family and all the changes in her life in the past year. A short holiday story in the Olivia/Jack/Benji AU.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,423 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 9 - Updated: 12/20/2014 - Published: 12/14/2014 - Complete
Olivia and her family take a Hawaiian honeymoon so her ill son can fulfill his wish of getting to swim with the sharks. The trip turns out to be an experience far above their expectations. Story 6 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,927 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 6 - Published: 9/5/2014
Elliot's departure from SVU has big implications for Olivia as she tries to figure out what it means for her own identity, her still new marriage and her career. In the midst of it all, she's also having to navigate new squad members and is still dealing with a sick child. Will change make them stronger or are they just in for quite the ride? Story 7 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 35,406 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 8/28/2014 - Published: 7/29/2012 - O. Benson
Complicated Happiness reviews
With her son now two, Olivia moves into a new condo where she has a friendly but geeky neighbor. She continues to navigate being a single mom and her work - while now also trying to find her place in a new neighborhood and figure out what she thinks of and wants from this Will guy. Maybe happiness and family come with different definitions than she expected. Story 3 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 27 - Words: 68,075 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 8/15/2014 - Published: 6/9/2012 - O. Benson, E. Stabler
Thursday's Child reviews
The case of a missing adopted boy rattles Olivia while she thinks of what her and her family have gone through and what they are still struggling with in their day-to-day. A short story recasting the final scenes of Wednesday's Child in the AU of Olivia/Benji/Jack.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 17,020 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 2/10/2014 - Published: 2/6/2014 - O. Benson - Complete
Hello, Goodbye reviews
A shadow from Olivia's past shows up on her doorstep and ends up offering the opportunity for her to take a very different direction in her life. But it's not without its hard choices. Is she willing to make changes in her career to pursue some of the other things she's spent the last several years of her life longing for? Does opening one door really close others? And how many?
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 255 - Words: 975,200 - Reviews: 1408 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 99 - Updated: 1/31/2014 - Published: 8/14/2012 - O. Benson - Complete
The Dinner Party reviews
Olivia and her family invite Cargen and his new lady friend over for dinner. This is a recast of the dinner party scene in Rapist Anonymous episode of Season 15. It is set in the Olivia/Will/Noah AU and would take place following the Her Negotiation story of that series. Story 12 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 10,547 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 1/24/2014 - Published: 11/30/2013 - O. Benson
Merry Little Christmas reviews
Set in the Olivia/Will/Noah AU, this short story looks at how Olivia's family is doing in the aftermath of the events in Her Negotiation story of this series. Olivia and her family prepare for their first Christmas following their encounter with William Lewis. Story 13 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 6 - Words: 25,206 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 1/5/2014 - Published: 12/30/2013 - O. Benson - Complete
Her Negotiation reviews
What would happen if the Season 14/Season 15 finale and premiere were set in the AU of Liv/Will/Noah? Cragen sends Olivia home for a couple days after working the William Lewis case. She hasn't heard from her husband or son for several hours when she walks into their unusually quiet house. Story 11 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 37 - Words: 67,179 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 11/13/2013 - Published: 8/7/2013 - O. Benson - Complete
Valentine's Tease reviews
Valentine's interlude set up in the Liv/Will/Noah AU for the fans of that series of stories. Some reference to (re-write of) the red dress scene in Monster's Legacy. Will tries to do something nice - and romantic - for his wife on Valentine's Day. But her job always seems to throw a bit of a wrench in any of their plans. Story 10 of series (sort of).
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 5 - Words: 21,131 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 8/22/2013 - Published: 2/14/2013 - O. Benson - Complete
The bad hand Olivia's been dealt continues - this time with real implications for her son. She, along with the help of her co-workers and friends, navigates the devastating news and the new developments it brings to her life. Noah's growing up and she is right along with him - in ways she never quite dreamed she'd have to. Parenthood is harder than she'd hoped. Story 5 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 225 - Words: 613,540 - Reviews: 551 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 3/19/2013 - Published: 6/9/2012 - O. Benson, E. Stabler - Complete
Liv attempts a merry Christmas with her small son and neighbor friend. It proves a bit more complicated and less merry than hoped. This is for the fans of my Undeserved stories who are in need of a Liv/Noah/Will AU fix. This is a stand-alone series of chapters that form an incomplete story that won't likely be updated. It is set about 4 months before Undeserved. Story 4 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Family - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,330 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 2/11/2013 - Published: 2/2/2013 - O. Benson - Complete
Right There reviews
O/S of the hand question mark when spun into the AU of Liv/Will/Noah. The events of Season 14's ep Presumed Guilty throw a bit of a wrench into Liv's Christmas plans with her family. Can her and Nick put aside some differences so she still ends up spending the holidays with her husband and son on their planned vacation? Story 9 of series (sort of).
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,218 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/3/2013 - O. Benson, N. Amaro - Complete
The New Guy reviews
The powers-that-be at One Police Plaza decide to bump Manhattan SVU up to six and get everyone paired off. It means a new face appears in the squad room - and causes some major adjustments for everyone, as the detectives work to establish new relationships in their evolving unit.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 14,527 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 11/6/2012 - Published: 11/1/2012 - O. Benson
Love You Forever reviews
Olivia's continued adventures in motherhood - as she balances raising her son with her career. Now on the cusp of becoming a teenager and starting high school, Noah is challenging the family that she's spent years building for him. Ups-and-downs and heartache are ahead as her, Will and Noah try to figure out together what family and fatherhood really means. Story 15 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 21,012 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 9/5/2012 - Published: 7/14/2012 - O. Benson
Olivia is pregnant. Elliot wants to help - but she's not happy about him nosing into her business. Big changes and difficult choices are ahead for her as she prepares to welcome the child she's wanted for years into her life - but under circumstances that aren't exactly ideal. Is she up for the challenge? Story 1 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,873 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 7/28/2012 - Published: 6/9/2012 - O. Benson, E. Stabler
Olivia's baby arrives - but not without complications. Elliot's there to help her through, though. But being a single mother after a difficult pregnancy is hard - especially as her return to SVu is looming. Story 2 of series.
Law and Order: SVU - Rated: T - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 16,429 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 7/18/2012 - Published: 7/12/2012 - O. Benson, E. Stabler - Complete