Cor Tenebrae
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Joined 11-11-12, id: 4357363, Profile Updated: 06-28-15
Author has written 9 stories for Halo.

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RECOMPOSƎ by Ladywolvesbayne reviews
Bewteen H4 and H5: After a year of leave, John is now stationed aboard the UNSC Infinity. Someone is captured trying to infiltrate the ship, a human female whose looks and wits are the same of Cortana's. But she's not the only one who came back from the dead, and the Universe is now a far more dangerous place to live in. "You know it's me, Chief... don't you?" MCxC Human!Cortana
Halo - Rated: T - English - Romance/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 23 - Words: 106,418 - Reviews: 196 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 169 - Updated: 7/25 - Published: 3/15 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana, S. Palmer, T. Lasky
The Last Spartan by DinoJake reviews
An AU fic in which the Halo and ME universes share the same galaxy. After a well deserved rest in Cryo-Sleep, Master Chief finally awakens...to a whole new galaxy.
Crossover - Halo & Mass Effect - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 50 - Words: 457,589 - Reviews: 3231 - Favs: 2,724 - Follows: 2,765 - Updated: 7/21 - Published: 5/2/2010 - Master Chief/John-117
Autonomy by Heat in Freezing reviews
The war is over. After over thirty years in the armed services, John retires to the outer colonies with a newly human Cortana. John must learn how to live as a man instead of simply a Spartan, all he has ever known how to be. AU and human!Cortana.
Halo - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 38 - Words: 182,234 - Reviews: 318 - Favs: 310 - Follows: 369 - Updated: 7/8 - Published: 1/29/2014 - [Cortana, Master Chief/John-117] [Kelly-087, Fred-104]
Dust and Echoes by MissFabulous09 reviews
I helped you through countless missions, guiding you through the wars. I was your sword, you, my shield. I am Cortana and this is my story. Welcome to Halo. (Story cover is from the web, all rights go to its wonderful maker)
Halo - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 33,371 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 4/13/2014 - Published: 11/14/2013 - [Cortana, Master Chief/John-117] C. Halsey, SPARTAN-B312/Noble Six
The New Life of John by Spartan Ninja reviews
This is a story about what happens when the Chief and Cortana are saved. Cortana is falling into rampancy, but there is a way to save her. This action will forever change Johns life. Old friends and enemies return. A new fight must be finished. Game is M.
Halo - Rated: M - English - Sci-Fi/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 43,793 - Reviews: 277 - Favs: 305 - Follows: 332 - Updated: 6/6/2013 - Published: 3/27/2010 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana
The Reclaimer Legacy by BrokenPoet12 reviews
"Gasping as air rushed back to him, he fought the blackness of his vision and tried to focus on the soft footfalls approaching him. The last thing he saw before he lost consciousness was a face that was more familiar to him than his own. Impossibly so. "
Halo - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,345 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 84 - Updated: 3/30/2013 - Published: 2/5/2013 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana
Solace by Lightning Spiral reviews
Following the loss of Cortana, an emotionally unstable Master-Chief is offered a chance at redemption...A chance to take it all back, and reclaim that which was lost. Cortana x John-117
Halo - Rated: T - English - Angst/Adventure - Chapters: 9 - Words: 26,954 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 162 - Follows: 215 - Updated: 3/1/2013 - Published: 11/9/2012 - Cortana, Master Chief/John-117
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The Warrior and the Intellect reviews
In the distant dreams of windswept memory, Cortana dreams of seeing John one last time. Is the dream real? And does it even matter? Heavy John/Cortana, Human!Cortana
Halo - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,804 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/22 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana - Complete
Halo: Civil War reviews
The Great War has ended, yet humanity continues to face threats from both within and without. All are mere distractions to the true danger. A young, ambitious ONI officer seeks to plunge the UNSC into the greatest period of internal conflict mankind has ever seen. He will manipulate the Master Chief into helping him do it, even if that means doing a all he can to bring Her back
Halo - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Drama - Chapters: 56 - Words: 155,523 - Reviews: 353 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 106 - Updated: 6/30 - Published: 10/14/2013 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana
Ride of the Valkyrie reviews
Vaz made a promise to Naomi's father that he would look out for her, but when a mysterious ONI Captain begins asking questions about Kilo-Five's actions on the Pious Inquisitor, Vaz comes to learn that Naomi made her own promise in regards to him. Short fic, approximately two chapters of equal length. Wrote this for my friend Heat in Freezing who is a big Vaz/Naomi fan.
Halo - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,623 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 4 - Published: 7/20/2014
The Gyre Widens reviews
After the death of the Master Chief, Cortana must raise their son alone as a single mother. But how does the offspring of a Spartan and an AI come to terms with who and what he is? Sequel to "Other Worlds Than These."
Halo - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 62 - Words: 153,930 - Reviews: 416 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 65 - Updated: 7/6/2014 - Published: 4/21/2013 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana
Birthright reviews
John meets his newborn son for the first time. Inspired in part by the latest chapter to Heat in Freezing's amazing Halo story Autonomy, with a slightly different take. This story technically takes place after the events of Other Worlds Than These but before The Gyre Widens. However, you do have to read either in order to enjoy it.
Halo - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,147 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/26/2014 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana - Complete
How Cortana Could Have Survived reviews
A Discussion of Platonic Metaphysics, an Argument for the Immortality of the Soul, and a Defense of Deus Ex Machina. This essay will contain an argument for Cortana's survival that I believe no one has thought of before. It is what I like to call the Radical Platonist Theory. It will be posted in two parts and will exist to compliment my story Halo: Civil War
Halo - Rated: K - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,792 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 7 - Updated: 3/22/2014 - Published: 3/13/2014
Master Chief the Babysitter reviews
The Master Chief is shanghaied into babysitting an infant. What could possibly go wrong?
Halo - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 7,056 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 12 - Updated: 10/4/2013 - Published: 8/28/2013 - Cortana, Master Chief/John-117
Rubicon reviews
The Master Chief's thoughts as he looks at the portal over New Mombasa. Inspired by Marcus Lucanus' account of Caesar's march on Rome. Halo 3. Connections to "The Gyre Widens."
Halo - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 161 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/12/2013 - Cortana, Master Chief/John-117
Other Worlds Than These reviews
A young dark haired woman with electric blue eyes wakes up in the middle of the desert. She should be dead, but is not. She should not have a body, but does. She is at the way station, the stop between this world and the next, and she is not alone. An ageless stranger is watching, and he has plans of his own.
Halo - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 95 - Words: 270,467 - Reviews: 648 - Favs: 169 - Follows: 133 - Updated: 4/24/2013 - Published: 11/12/2012 - Master Chief/John-117, Cortana - Complete