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Author has written 1 story for Newsroom.

Well I don't remember my life before the Newsroom

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Timshel by simplyprologue reviews
"Considering how tightly she has her arms wrapped around his shoulders she knows how troubling the good can be, too. And Will, she thinks, has never really known how to have things." That too, is a choice. Will's father calls after the American Taliban broadcast. (AU after S1, one-shot.)
Newsroom - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 12,359 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 6/21/2014 - [MacKenzie McH., Will McA.] - Complete
Fifty Ways to Leave by iworkwithpens reviews
In a million different ways, she was saying goodbye, bit by bit. It hurt him to realize he never saw it coming. Post 2 x 08. Forgive me for this, but in this story, the engagement never happened.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,833 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 6/17/2014 - Published: 2/3/2014 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH.
Under the Waves by simplyprologue reviews
She tries to hold out, for longer and longer, like a child holding their breath under the water. Eventually she'll drown, or come up for air, lungs burning. Either way, it'll be over. She'll be done running away. (Will doesn't have his revelation on Election Night, and by Friday, MacKenzie has decided to embed again.)
Newsroom - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 31,845 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 22 - Updated: 2/13/2014 - Published: 1/9/2014 - [MacKenzie McH., Will McA.] Jim H., Maggie J. - Complete
Stand by hardly loquacious reviews
Mac was about thirty seconds away from blowing a gasket. The past two months have been piling up on Mac, and Taylor acts as an unexpected tipping point. But is it so unexpected to everyone? Post 2.08, picks up immediately after the episode ends.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Drama/Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 68,067 - Reviews: 184 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 61 - Updated: 1/4/2014 - Published: 9/15/2013 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA.
the trick of it is by simplyprologue reviews
...don't be afraid anymore. (Or, five other ways Will and Mac could have gotten back together before Election Night.)
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 12,024 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 6 - Published: 10/26/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
The Most Tender Part of Love by Misbehavin reviews
What will it take for Will to forgive MacKenzie and move forward? W&M, post season 1.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,871 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 40 - Updated: 10/5/2013 - Published: 12/22/2012 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH.
The Planets Bend Between Us by awesomesausome reviews
"Things are definitely She thinks it's all probably Sloan's Mac vaguely remembers Sloan insisting on another shot of something called a "Three Wise '" Set sometime not too long after Sloan convinces Mac to attend a bachelorette party with ..
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 8 - Words: 14,674 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 60 - Updated: 9/28/2013 - Published: 8/22/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
Bless the Broken Road by SerialStoryLover reviews
In the wake of Genoa Mac cracks. Can Will calm her down? Spoilers for Season 2, based on 2x08 promo.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,800 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/28/2013 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Second Star To The Right, And Straight On Till Morning by iworkwithpens reviews
Sloan was wrong. Mackenzie was not his Goldilocks planet...she was so much more. Post episode 2 x 06 fic.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,585 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/20/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - 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: 56 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 8/6/2013 - Published: 10/11/2012 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH.
Hello, Goodbye by SerialStoryLover reviews
The post ep-3 angst continues. Maybe if I keep writing I'll exorcise it and be able to write fluff again. Anyway, from one of LilacMermaid's LJ prompts: "After 2x03, Will kisses Mac out of the blue."
Newsroom - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,141 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Published: 7/31/2013 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Woodward and Bernstein? by iworkwithpens reviews
Once upon a time, Will and Mackenzie were together for two years. And yet, we never hear much about their former life as a couple. Did they live together? Had they talked about marriage and children? Did they have a dog? Some remnant of that time in their lives must still exist, right? Meet Woodward.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 15,996 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 7/14/2013 - Published: 6/29/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
You Better, You Better, You Bet by iworkwithpens reviews
Based on a new clip from season two. Is it really Will's relationship with the viewers that he is talking about when he sings the lyrics to The Who's song? When I say I love you, you say you better. You better, you better, you bet.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,291 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 3 - Published: 7/10/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
Come Back, You'll See by hardly loquacious reviews
Will and Mac are used to arguing. They're always arguing. But sometimes an argument isn't about what you think it is. Mild spoilers for S2 (promos and a stray comment in an interview)
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,930 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/7/2013 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Unravel by lillivanessi11 reviews
what if the damage has been done. what if the deeply coiled bitterness cannot be unraveled? Will/Mac and other cannon ships.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 15,684 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 7/7/2013 - Published: 6/16/2013 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA.
Saying Somethin' Stupid (like i love you) by shan14 reviews
Will's breathing deep and trying to stay still and not close his eyes and all he can think is that this hurts.
Newsroom - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 981 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 4 - Published: 6/25/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
Memories by Katycat1970 reviews
Nothing but pure Will & Mac fluff!
Newsroom - Rated: K - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,573 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 6 - Updated: 6/24/2013 - Published: 6/22/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
Wonderful Tonight by iworkwithpens reviews
Today is April 20, 2013. It has been three years since the BP/Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf Coast. That means it has been three years since Mackenzie walked back into that newsroom and back into Will's life. How do they commemorate the occasion? A joint writing project by myself and writingalone.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,936 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 6/10/2013 - Published: 4/20/2013 - Complete
Kazoku : our destiny by LittleMonkeyPo reviews
[AU - Set in the future.] Le destin est souvent plus fort qu'on ne l'imagine, et même si on préfère croire que les coïncidences n'existent pas, parfois, nous n'avons pas d'autres choix que de croire en cette force qui rapproche les âmes.
Newsroom - Rated: K+ - French - Drama/Family - Chapters: 8 - Words: 14,232 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 5/11/2013 - Published: 4/6/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH.
Black Tie by Crowded Angels reviews
She took in a shaky breath, picking at a loose thread of black sequins on her cream coloured clutch bag. Her phone was inside and what she wouldn't give for it to ring and announce some kind of national emergency that she'd need to run off to produce. That would be really helpful about now.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,033 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 5 - Published: 5/10/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH., Sloan S. - Complete
Comfortable Silence by Crowded Angels reviews
God, she missed that. She missed having those silent moments with him that no one else could even fathom him capable of
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,376 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 5 - Published: 4/11/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
To you my dear, I wish no harm by hardly loquacious reviews
"I'm supposed to hate her. That woman ripped my heart out of my chest and chopped it in half before running over it with a bulldozer and then tossing it into a shredder just to be sure there was nothing left. I had every right to be pissed as hell." He was allowed to be angry with her, he was just getting sick of it. He wanted to see if they could try something different.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 15 - Words: 81,651 - Reviews: 189 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 33 - Updated: 4/7/2013 - Published: 2/3/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - Complete
That Home by lazysunday30 reviews
'"Ms. McHale, what brings you here so early on this fine Thursday morning?" He walked toward the elevator, and saw a soaking wet Mackenzie McHale standing in his entryway.' Will and Mackenzie find their way back.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 8,340 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 4/7/2013 - Published: 3/19/2013 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Scar Tissue and Absolution by lilacmermaid33 reviews
Will/Mackenzie. Will and Mac find their way back to each other, but she is still racked with guilt. AU after 1.05.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 37,213 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 94 - Updated: 4/1/2013 - Published: 7/29/2012 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA.
Part 11 Getting To US chapter 12 by divamusings2 reviews
A continuation of the story Getting to US. Starts with chapter 12 Will knew it was now or never.
Newsroom - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 35 - Words: 110,976 - Reviews: 158 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 2/25/2013 - Published: 12/10/2012 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH.
And So It Goes by iworkwithpens reviews
Inspired by the Billy Joel song of the same title and a prompt from LilacMermaid over on LiveJournal. What if Mackenzie's problems with relationships and fidelity stem from a tragedy in her past? Can Will help her work through it? Set post season one finale.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,900 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 2/15/2013 - Published: 2/7/2013 - Will McA., MacKenzie McH. - 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
Love Changing Blues by Kronoskingofthemonkeypeople reviews
Post 1x10. In a session with Dr Habib, Will is forced to look back into the past. But will he find what he needs to forgive Mackenzie? Will/Mac
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 23,002 - Reviews: 149 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 1/18/2013 - Published: 9/8/2012 - Complete
The Theory of Inevitability by northcaroline reviews
"Of all the things MacKenzie has said this week – and, good Lord, have there been a lot of things – the one that he keeps coming back to is 'wasting time.'" Post S1, with speculation on casting news.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,459 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/12/2013 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Battle Scars and Broken Hearts by iworkwithpens reviews
Will and Mackenzie compare war wounds and make Christmas something to remember.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,659 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/18/2012 - Complete
Green as the Amazon by SortItOut reviews
Based on this prompt from the ficathon, "Sloan is exactly the kind of woman Will likes. When Mac sees Sloan and Will growing closer, what if she doesn't realize that he sees her as a sister?" Post 1x10.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,110 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 12/2/2012 - Published: 11/25/2012 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
The Bully of Valentine's Day by iworkwithpens reviews
Cupid is freakish and so are Sloan Sabbith's people skills. Takes place right after episode 1 x 05- Amen.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,420 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/29/2012 - Complete
In Sickness and In Health by iworkwithpens reviews
They were just getting to the point where they could move on. Will never thought about what else could go wrong in their lives. Maybe he should have. Will/Mackenzie of course.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,441 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 11/27/2012 - Published: 10/13/2012 - Complete
Diffferent Ways of Doing Things by SerialStoryLover reviews
News Night is busy. Mackenzie is exhausted. Will is worried. This is what happens... WillxMac
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,776 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/27/2012 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Page Six, Part Two by iworkwithpens reviews
Will and Mackenzie continue to struggle with life in the public eye. A continuation of my story Page Six.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,682 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 7 - Published: 11/25/2012 - Complete
The Tin Man and His Dorothy by SerialStoryLover reviews
Based on a prompt from Lilacmermaid over at LJ...mashed with another idea for a fic I had. Will, Mac and a bit of Brian set during 1x08.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,490 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/22/2012 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Page Six by iworkwithpens reviews
Will and Mackenzie's newly repaired relationship is outed to the public, and the newsroom staff, by a gossip column. Takes place a few months after the season one finale.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,951 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 3 - Published: 11/18/2012 - Complete
In the Bleak Midwinter by SerialStoryLover reviews
Massive snow storms brought NYC to a standstill just after Christmas in 2010. The News Night team are desperate to get home before it gets worse. It's a Will/Mac fic obviously ...need I say anymore? :p
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 29,873 - Reviews: 108 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 48 - Updated: 11/11/2012 - Published: 8/30/2012
Anniversaries by iworkwithpens reviews
Will, Mackenzie and their colleagues from the newsroom celebrate a milestone or two. A possible look at the future for some of our favorite characters.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,111 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 5 - Published: 11/3/2012 - Complete
Russian Roulette by SerialStoryLover reviews
"Mac never refuses Will, because she's always afraid it's going to be the last time." There are 6 shots in a .38 revolver...
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 11,985 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 10/28/2012 - Published: 10/25/2012 - Complete
Happy Birthday, Mac by csiAngel reviews
Will/Mackenzie. Peeling back the paper reveals the familiar pale blue of a Tiffany & Co box...
Newsroom - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,245 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/28/2012 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete
Never Smart With Love by plasticineking reviews
"Falling never hurts, but landing does." - Beauty of The End, Paloma Faith.
Newsroom - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,749 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 9/22/2012 - Published: 9/13/2012 - Complete
She that is not jealous is not in love reviews
Imaginations for Season 2: the first time Mackenzie met Rebecca Halliday, she had good feelings about her. But soon jealousy came into place. And she didn't know how the hell to deal with it. Will x Mackenzie.
Newsroom - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,127 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/19/2012 - MacKenzie McH., Will McA. - Complete