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Author has written 10 stories for Castle.

I've always enjoyed writing. Not so sure I'm good at it but going to give it a try here. I'm a Caskett lover and I miss them dearly. I’m not a professional writer nor do I aspire to be but encouraging reviews are highly appreciated and make me smile .

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Tempest by chezchuckles reviews
After the events of Always, 4x23, Castle and Beckett in his bed, both trying to work through the storm. "What's past is prologue." -The Tempest, William Shakespeare. Rated Mature. Multiple chapters.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 6 - Words: 7,797 - Reviews: 211 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 102 - Updated: 6/24 - Published: 6/19 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
With A Twist by Dmarx reviews
A collection of unrelated one-shots exploring various 'what if' scenarios. #25: What if… Castle and Beckett hooked up at Ryan & Jenny's wedding?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 25 - Words: 79,002 - Reviews: 1206 - Favs: 231 - Follows: 379 - Updated: 6/22 - Published: 4/4/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Day Has Begun by Trinity Everett reviews
After waking up thinking about her partner, Beckett spends a little extra time with Castle making something sweet. Season 4 fic. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,766 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 27 - Published: 10/13/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Almost Home by bravevulnerability reviews
"He cares about you, Kate. You may not see it, may not have been ready to before all of this, but he does." An AU twist to 2x18, Boom!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 48,222 - Reviews: 899 - Favs: 288 - Follows: 312 - Updated: 9/27/2019 - Published: 8/19/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Driving Forces by Trinity Everett reviews
"Not one of them ever looked at you the way Kate Beckett looks at you." - A different way 47 Seconds could have played out. Caskett, Rated M. For the CastlePornado.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,419 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 30 - Published: 8/11/2019 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Martha R. - Complete
Most Wanted by Ephemeral Lunatic reviews
AU. On January 9th, 1999, Castle saves Johanna Beckett from being murdered. His act of bravery sparks a complicated love with her daughter, and a totally different life and career path for Kate Beckett. Because although Johanna lived, someone out there still wants her dead, and as the years go by, Kate Beckett and Richard Castle are determined to find out who.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 71,017 - Reviews: 648 - Favs: 482 - Follows: 942 - Updated: 7/1/2019 - Published: 3/8/2013 - Kate B., Rick C.
Sweet Disposition by bravevulnerability reviews
"This is a bad idea," Kate whispers as Lanie fluffs the skirt of her dress. Her best friend straightens to adjust the stray curls of Kate's hair, ensuring the pretty bun at her nape is secure. "A little late to be getting cold feet, honey." Set any time between 4x10, 'Cuffed', and 4x11, 'Till Death Do Us Part'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,063 - Reviews: 360 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 6/6/2019 - Published: 5/28/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Where's My Love by bravevulnerability reviews
'He's never known a laugh more beautiful than the one that belonged to her. He'd never forget it either.' One shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,324 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 43 - Published: 4/26/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Before the world fell at our feet by liviafan1 reviews
On the brink of divorce nearly two years following the events of 8x01, Beckett uproots her life in New York to move to Los Angeles, where Castle lives now, to try to repair what she broke. Season 8 AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 38,478 - Reviews: 669 - Favs: 203 - Follows: 510 - Updated: 4/6/2019 - Published: 2/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Reach Behind by PossumSoul reviews
(Post 47 Seconds) She knows she made a mistake, one that she was hoping would fix itself over time. But her first case comes back to haunt her and she's up against too much to go it alone. She needs him back. {COMPLETE W/ EPILOGUE}
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 25 - Words: 81,242 - Reviews: 676 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 270 - Updated: 3/25/2019 - Published: 7/5/2018 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Taken by Storm by ShutUpAndPull reviews
An AU meet - Kate Beckett's sailboat and Rick Castle's vacation fortuitously cross paths, and what comes of that convergence is neither expected nor uncomplicated.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 17,530 - Reviews: 186 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 134 - Updated: 2/25/2019 - Published: 1/30/2019 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Slow Burn by Liv Wilder reviews
Nothing else exists in this world after Kate Beckett utters the words, "Castle, if we were getting married " with that open, adult look in her eye. AU set during 4x11: "Til Death Do Us Part"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 22 - Words: 66,211 - Reviews: 1451 - Favs: 291 - Follows: 498 - Updated: 2/18/2019 - Published: 5/2/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Dress by EllaNight reviews
"Only bought this dress so you could take it off." 4x20 AU in which Castle goes undercover with Beckett in The Limey and she wears the black dress for him.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,189 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 100 - Follows: 50 - Published: 9/14/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Confessions by Dmarx reviews
He put together a fundraiser in honor of her mother because he loves her, and she's been working so hard in therapy to get to the point where she can wholly love him back. She's not quite sure she's ready to say the words, but she knows she's ready to show him. One-shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,511 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 42 - Published: 7/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What Came of Chance by ShutUpAndPull reviews
An entry for Castle Ficathon 2018: In this AU, you will meet Kate Beckett, a woman who long ago moved back to her small hometown to help care for her father, and you will meet Rick Castle, a famed mystery author at the lowest point in his career, and thanks to one arbitrary decision, they meet one another. Love ensues.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 71,854 - Reviews: 356 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 183 - Updated: 7/10/2018 - Published: 5/8/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P., Jim B. - Complete
Confessions by EllaNight reviews
Prompt: "In 4x01 Kate is heavily medicated and ends up telling Josh she loves him thinking he is actually Castle." Based on an episode from Desperate Housewives. For Jo.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,883 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 112 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 7/2/2018 - Published: 6/3/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Moments Passed by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been five years and she's undoing him in five minutes.' AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 69,449 - Reviews: 883 - Favs: 301 - Follows: 338 - Updated: 6/13/2018 - Published: 4/30/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
End Game by bravevulnerability reviews
AU based on 3x08, 'Murder Most Fowl'. Inspired by a prompt from the castlefanficprompts page on tumblr: Richard Castle meets Detective Beckett when they show up at the soccer field that their children are playing their game on. One shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,323 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 84 - Published: 6/3/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Collections From The McCord Files by CassandraMcCord reviews
A collection of drabbles and little fics based on various tumblr prompts that give us glimpses into the lives of the McCord family.
Madam Secretary - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 100 - Words: 104,363 - Reviews: 493 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 4/20/2018 - Published: 1/10/2018
Reaching by PossumSoul reviews
(S3 AU) "Brattleboro, Vermont?" Beckett asks. "Yes, ma'am. I'm calling because you're listed as the emergency contact for a Richard Castle. I'm afraid we have some bad news." *COMPLETE*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 24 - Words: 77,783 - Reviews: 777 - Favs: 250 - Follows: 333 - Updated: 4/4/2018 - Published: 3/4/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
What Is Supposed to Be by bingblot reviews
"Because he's supposed to be..." In love with her. Wait, had she said that out loud? An AU fix-it for 4x5 "Eye of the Beholder."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 6 - Words: 28,368 - Reviews: 172 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 200 - Updated: 4/3/2018 - Published: 2/22/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Tightrope by EllaNight reviews
Countdown (3x17) AU from when Castle defuses the bomb. "She isn't thinking when she lets her feet carry her across the small distance separating them; she just acts on pure, raw instinct, wrapping her arms around his neck once more, only this time she pulls him down and captures his lips with hers."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,020 - Reviews: 184 - Favs: 189 - Follows: 247 - Updated: 3/19/2018 - Published: 3/5/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Way We Feel by MCMLXXVIII reviews
She knocks, shifting anxiously on her feet as she waits for him to open the door. It's ridiculous that she's nervous. She's not a teenage girl asking her crush out for a date. It's not even a date. Well... it could be a date. If he wants it to be. If she wants it to be. She's pretty sure he'll be up to anything she asks of him. (Set mid-Season 4)
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,146 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 23 - Published: 2/23/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
love and some verses by bravevulnerability reviews
A collection of unrelated oneshots inspired by prompts received on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 170 - Words: 225,487 - Reviews: 2478 - Favs: 418 - Follows: 595 - Updated: 1/14/2018 - Published: 10/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Tell Me You Need Me by ipreferwestside reviews
"When you called this morning, you said 'Tell me that you need me.'" She pauses at his sharp inhale, but quickly continues, as if she'll lose her nerve if she stops. "And I didn't say anything because it threw me off guard, then the rest of the day happened. But I do need you." A 4x07 post-ep. AU. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,834 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 26 - Published: 1/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
To Have and To Be by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A Castle Ficathon Winter 2017 entry. I borrowed most of the bones of this piece from a prompt (too lengthy to include here), with thanks: Set following events of late season 4, Kate and Rick are no longer partners. In fact, Kate hasn't heard from him in months, but that doesn't mean she's ready to let go…if his heart is still open to her, that is.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 30,340 - Reviews: 181 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 1/2/2018 - Published: 12/1/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Javier E. - Complete
In the Spirit by bravevulnerability reviews
A series of Christmas themed one shots, each a glimpse into a minimum of ten previously written stories.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 47,739 - Reviews: 438 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 127 - Updated: 12/24/2017 - Published: 12/14/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Prelude and Fugue in A Major by more-than-words reviews
Elizabeth and Henry enjoy their own private Christmas party. Post-ep of sorts for 4.09, Minefield.
Madam Secretary - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,315 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 4 - Published: 12/23/2017 - [Elizabeth M., Henry M.] - Complete
Our Serendipitous Paths by ColieMacKenzie reviews
Kate Beckett wakes in a world where nothing is as she knows it to be. A season 4, AU story. NOW COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 41,992 - Reviews: 716 - Favs: 437 - Follows: 750 - Updated: 12/20/2017 - Published: 2/17/2012 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Johanna B. - Complete
arriviste by faithsette reviews
'This is ridiculous. This is absolutely ridiculous and she can't believe she's about to agree to it.' Dancing with the Stars AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 9 - Words: 28,951 - Reviews: 244 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 12/10/2017 - Published: 9/24/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Storm by AnonymouslyAddicted reviews
It was pouring rain, the winds blowing outside. The thunders roaring in the sky, lightning breaking through the darkness. A storm was coming. Iran angst.
Madam Secretary - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,004 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 5 - Published: 12/9/2017 - Complete
You Have Mine by ablackfish reviews
A series of drabbles and one shots dedicated to the McCords from Madam Secretary
Madam Secretary - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,376 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 11/21/2017 - Published: 11/7/2017
So It Goes by bravevulnerability reviews
'Watching Kate Beckett dancing in a club is nothing short of a religious experience. Witnessing it once isn't enough.' A late season 3 four shot.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,058 - Reviews: 198 - Favs: 223 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 11/20/2017 - Published: 11/14/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
such a happiness by airbefore reviews
Photographer Kate Beckett and aspiring novelist Rick Rodgers are perfectly content in their solitary lives. But it's only after an unlikely matchmaker conspires to have them meet that they realize how extraordinary their lives could become. A Castle AU for Summer Ficathon 2016 co-written by airbefore and caffinate-me.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 91,538 - Reviews: 1529 - Favs: 458 - Follows: 698 - Updated: 11/9/2017 - Published: 5/25/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., Johanna B. - Complete
Dusk Till Dawn by bravevulnerability reviews
'She doesn't know where she is, only that he isn't here, that amidst all of the pain surging through her veins, she's more acutely aware of the harsh emptiness in the middle of her chest. She can't determine if it's because the bullet shattered her heart, or if it's because he took it with him when he left.' A Castle Halloween Bash 2017 entry. Set post 3x24, 'Knockout'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 9 - Words: 18,231 - Reviews: 389 - Favs: 161 - Follows: 163 - Updated: 10/31/2017 - Published: 10/23/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I Hate You by bravevulnerability reviews
'For Kate Beckett, he would have tried. He would have continued to love her quietly. Not anymore, though. Not with the lying and leading him on and sinning by silence. But it doesn't stop him from wanting her.' One shot set throughout the '47 Seconds' arc.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,434 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 42 - Published: 10/19/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Not All Who Wander by PossumSoul reviews
When Castle finally loses hope and starts pulling away, he decides to go on one last case with Beckett that takes them to upstate New York. Tensions quickly begin to rise as she fights to tell him how she really feels. (Mid S4, COMPLETE W/ EPILOGUE)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 51,473 - Reviews: 453 - Favs: 177 - Follows: 243 - Updated: 10/12/2017 - Published: 9/16/2017 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
If You Stay by bravevulnerability reviews
"Castle." His lashes rise, nearly graze hers in their ascent. She's never been this close before and yet, somehow, she still doesn't feel close enough, still wants so much more. "I love you." He looks mesmerized, intoxicated, but so sharp with need. Her thighs squeeze at his hips. "Now take me to bed." Insert for 'If You Wait', set between chapter fourteen and fifteen.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,412 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 55 - Published: 9/24/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
If You Wait by bravevulnerability reviews
'He isn't sure where she has gone, but it's obvious she wants to be alone. Or at least, without him. Until nearly a month into the summer when his phone chirps with a new message. From Kate Beckett.' Set during the summer after Beckett's shooting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 31,864 - Reviews: 802 - Favs: 354 - Follows: 361 - Updated: 9/17/2017 - Published: 8/15/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Pappardelle by more-than-words reviews
In which Henry gets his hopes up and Elizabeth does her best to enjoy an evening with her one true love.
Madam Secretary - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,486 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/27/2017 - [Elizabeth M., Henry M.] - Complete
Hiraeth by bravevulnerability reviews
"It's him," her colleague answers and it's the solemn tone of his voice, the grave quality of words that she's heard in only the most dire of circumstances, that confirms it for her before he has to say another word. "It's Castle. They found him. Alive." AU. An entry for the Castle Ficathon 2017.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 85,353 - Reviews: 1865 - Favs: 421 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 8/9/2017 - Published: 6/12/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
After Burn by NotYetLostFaith reviews
Rick is a fireman. His wife left him a year earlier, took his twelve year old daughter with her. Kate is a homicide detective. Young but savvy, knows what she's talking about. One day, Rick goes into a house fire and something goes very wrong and Kate and her team are called in to investigate.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 37 - Words: 43,394 - Reviews: 577 - Favs: 259 - Follows: 655 - Updated: 7/25/2017 - Published: 2/7/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
More Than Words by feministly reviews
Of all the pages he'd ever penned, of all the words he'd ever written, these anonymous letters to an ink and paper woman—all shadow and mystery and fragile allure—might prove more extraordinary than anything that came before. AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 14 - Words: 109,025 - Reviews: 599 - Favs: 253 - Follows: 571 - Updated: 6/28/2017 - Published: 5/26/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Haiku by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x01 "Rise". AU from the bookstore signing scene. One-shot. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,032 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 38 - Published: 6/27/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
One Night in Ithaca by skygirl55 reviews
An AU ending twist for Cops & Robbers. Caskett. One-Shot
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,299 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 33 - Published: 6/8/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Phosphenes by bravevulnerability reviews
"That was amazing. The way you kissed me." An AU moment for 3x13, 'Knockdown'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,564 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 175 - Follows: 74 - Published: 6/6/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Say You Remember by bravevulnerability reviews
"Beckett," Castle calls, dropping his forehead against the door's frame while his arm remains upright, mechanically slamming his fist into the surface of the door. "Why aren't you answering?" Ah, definitely drunk then.' A season 4 AU set between 4x21, 'Headhunters', and 4x22, 'Undead Again'. For AC.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,221 - Reviews: 93 - Favs: 187 - Follows: 58 - Published: 6/1/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
That Night, This Night by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A s7 one-shot for the following prompt: "Castle finds the letter that Royce sent now that they're married. They talk about their feelings etc and adorableness happens."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,573 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 17 - Published: 5/26/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Trading Heartbeats by bravevulnerability reviews
"Detective Castle, this is Katherine Beckett, famous mystery novelist with 26 bestsellers to date, perhaps 27 soon if this all works out. And your shadow for the foreseeable future." AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 57,509 - Reviews: 1168 - Favs: 373 - Follows: 389 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 3/13/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Between Here and There by ShutUpAndPull reviews
AU: A Kate and Rick "first meeting" story - What comes of two strangers sharing a train ride between here and there? *please be aware there may be a rating change in the future*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 11,153 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 4/21/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bring Her Back by WRTRD reviews
What happens in the ambulance, and the first few days in the hospital, after Beckett is shot at Montgomery's funeral. AU end of S3, beginning of S4. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 21,794 - Reviews: 488 - Favs: 163 - Follows: 218 - Updated: 3/21/2017 - Published: 3/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
tuqburni by bravevulnerability reviews
'Life hasn't exactly been going well for him throughout the last three years, but he hadn't expected dying lost, alone, and in the middle of New York's worst blizzard in decades, to be his fate.' An AU twist on season 8 that picks up from the end of 8x07, 'The Last Seduction'. Two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,501 - Reviews: 115 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 119 - Updated: 2/23/2017 - Published: 2/21/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Wedding Date by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Her best friend was getting married, and Kate Beckett needed a date. What she got was more than she bargained for. Caskett AU meeting. Based on the movie of the same name. Castle Summer 2016 Ficathon Entry. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 21 - Words: 72,467 - Reviews: 829 - Favs: 300 - Follows: 589 - Updated: 2/13/2017 - Published: 5/29/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.] W. Sorenson, Madison Q. - Complete
Around the Block by WRTRD reviews
Set in the summer between S2 and S3. Castle has broken up with Gina. Suffering from a terrible case of writer's block, he comes back to Manhattan to try to shake himself out of it. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 18,643 - Reviews: 412 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 1/19/2017 - Published: 12/30/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Pas de Deux by bravevulnerability reviews
'His daughter is hopelessly smitten with her dance teacher, already attached, and she isn't the only one.' After enrolling Alexis in dance classes, Castle meets her talented instructor, Kate Beckett. AU. Three shot. For Alex.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 14,697 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 262 - Follows: 193 - Updated: 1/15/2017 - Published: 1/11/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hers by rewritetheending reviews
"For such softly spoken words, they've continued to echo in Kate's mind for several minutes, the reassurance she's sure Kyra intended only leaving the detective with a new mystery to solve. How could Castle be all hers when she didn't know she wanted him in the first place?" An AU ending for A Rose for Everafter (2x12) featuring a wedding reception for two.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,469 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 32 - Published: 1/8/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Running In Circles by whatifellinlovewith reviews
"Until the words that tumble into the weighted silence between them ring familiar in his ears, an echo of something hopeful, a reminder of a moment that was far less complicated by emotions, by love and pain and heartbreak and the mixture of so much more. 'Well, it doesn't have to be. We could go to dinner. Debrief each other.'" A 4x22 AU, for CastleFanficMonday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,290 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 25 - Published: 11/8/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
More Than a Comet by whatifellinlovewith reviews
"The ride lifts over the top of the hill, goes racing down and in front of her, hands fly free of the carts, screams echoing loud over the sound of the tracks beneath them. Richard Castle releases the cart, too. And takes her hand instead." A theme park AU. Two-shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 13,358 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 97 - Updated: 11/6/2016 - Published: 11/1/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C. - Complete
Nightcap by jstar1382 reviews
Rough case. Long day. It's just a little nightcap among friends. Mid S4 AU. Prompt fill for the #GoodLuckStana prompt challenge. Cover art by the talented E (random-ship)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,286 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 26 - Published: 9/21/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Kiss Is Just a Kiss by Meg Moore reviews
'We're just friends.' 'Friends who kiss.' Kate tells herself it will never happen again, but she couldn't be more wrong. A late season two AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,837 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 43 - Published: 8/21/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The One That Got Away by alwayswritewithcoffee reviews
When a bridesmaid is killed hours before a wedding, Ryan and Esposito are called to solve the case. Serving as their shadow, Rick Castle runs headlong into his past; ex-girlfriend and current bride, Kate Beckett. An AU re-telling of 2x12 'A Rose For Everafter'. [An eight-part prompt from the Castle fanfics prompt blog on Tumblr.]
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 45,657 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 174 - Follows: 295 - Updated: 7/31/2016 - Published: 7/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., W. Sorenson - Complete
The End of Lonely Street by ColieMacKenzie reviews
It'd been one of the more bizarre phone calls she'd ever received... AU post-ep for episode 4x20, 'The Limey.'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,120 - Reviews: 107 - Favs: 141 - Follows: 165 - Updated: 7/3/2016 - Published: 7/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Nothing To Lose by ColieMacKenzie reviews
This can't be the end; this just cannot be it. AU for episode 3x17, 'Countdown.'
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 4,273 - Reviews: 264 - Favs: 170 - Follows: 248 - Updated: 6/23/2016 - Published: 6/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
rasasvada by bravevulnerability reviews
"The first time he snuck a picture of her had been long before he'd gained the privilege of calling Kate Beckett his." Post-ep for 8x19, 'Dead Again'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,832 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 84 - Follows: 31 - Published: 4/26/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Where Monsters Lie by bravevulnerability reviews
'There was a story, always a story, and she was only here temporarily, but she wanted to know his, wanted to invest in his. And hadn't she just discussed yesterday with Decker that fraternizing with fellow recruits was a bad thing' AU for 8x15, 'Fidelis Ad Mortem'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,907 - Reviews: 140 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 3/30/2016 - Published: 3/22/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I'm Pertinacious, Beckett by WRTRD reviews
Kate Beckett is an extraordinary woman, so Rick Castle is going to woo her in an out-of-the ordinary way. Set in season 4, beginning immediately after 4x10, "Cuffed." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 13,379 - Reviews: 238 - Favs: 134 - Follows: 195 - Updated: 3/10/2016 - Published: 2/27/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Discovery by Meg Moore reviews
'With a bottle of their favorite red wine in hand, she'd headed over to Kate's place tonight, hoping beyond hope to catch her at home and get the straight scoop from her...' Lanie investigates where Kate has disappeared to since her suspension was handed down and makes an interesting discovery in the process. Early season 5 fluff.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,409 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 29 - Published: 2/28/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P. - Complete
Connecting The Dots by acertainzest reviews
Two strangers meet in a bar and spend a single night together, never to meet again. Can it really be that simple? Of course not.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 3 - Words: 12,356 - Reviews: 152 - Favs: 211 - Follows: 157 - Updated: 2/4/2016 - Published: 2/2/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
State of the Union by caffinate-me reviews
When Special Agent Kate Beckett is offered an interview for a Secret Service position at the White House she didn't know what to expect, but even less than the position as personal protection for the first daughter, she never expected him. President/SSA AU. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 51,749 - Reviews: 1708 - Favs: 730 - Follows: 956 - Updated: 1/24/2016 - Published: 3/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Room 48 by InkyCoffee reviews
"She glanced down at the slip of paper on the passenger seat, crossed with the hasty scrawl of the address. Yup. This was the place, all right." What if, in Headhunters, Castle found himself dumped out in the sticks mid-investigation by Slaughter? Belated birthday present for the lovely Nic/ColieMacKenzie. Twoshot. Rating will go up in the second chapter.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 9,780 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 146 - Follows: 174 - Updated: 1/20/2016 - Published: 3/20/2015 - Complete
The One Where Everything's Different But Still The Same by caffinate-me reviews
What if Johanna Beckett hadn't died, Kate Beckett had continued to strive for Chief Justice, and Richard Rogers had never sold a novel? An AU in 998 words. 2nd place winner in the 2015 Castle Contest.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,102 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 43 - Published: 12/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Learning Curve by bravevulnerability reviews
She really hates her training officer. Three shot. AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,364 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 221 - Follows: 184 - Updated: 11/6/2015 - Published: 11/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Without the Tiger by Kate Christie reviews
"'Without the tiger' Panic seeps into his voice as Castle's eyes meet Beckett's across the dark of the bedroom." A three-word prompt fill from tumblr. Now with artwork by the fabulous E.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 936 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 26 - Published: 9/27/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Arcadia by seilleanmor reviews
Castle and Beckett go undercover at a gated community, to investigate a string of mysterious deaths. Set Christmastime of season four, after Cuffed.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 15 - Words: 79,106 - Reviews: 917 - Favs: 389 - Follows: 537 - Updated: 9/19/2015 - Published: 8/18/2015 - Complete
Tipping the Scales by Meg Moore reviews
'Martha is right. This really can't wait another day, wall be damned...' Castle and Beckett get a nudge in the right direction, courtesy of his mother. An AU Cops and Robbers ending in honor of Castle FanFic Monday.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,196 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 122 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 9/16/2015 - Published: 9/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
The Stand by bravevulnerability reviews
"If you would have just stopped, if you would have just let it go…" Roy shakes his head, lips pursing with shame or disappointment, perhaps both. "We wouldn't be here if you would have just stood down." An alternative turn of events in 3x24, Knockout.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,764 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 57 - Published: 9/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Her Battle by coldcoffeestains reviews
"She's Kate Beckett and it's midnight and she's falling apart on his doorstep." An AU set two months after Season 3. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 37,300 - Reviews: 357 - Favs: 289 - Follows: 555 - Updated: 9/9/2015 - Published: 10/28/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hearts Scraped Raw by rewritetheending reviews
"Still, she's smiling, and it's the same gorgeous, open smile that he's seen more in the past several weeks than in their first few years of working together, stunning in its sincerity. If he didn't know better, he'd think it held an unspoken dream, curved around honesty and love and forever." Castle and Kate attend Ryan's wedding just as their own relationship is falling apart.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,293 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 148 - Updated: 9/5/2015 - Published: 9/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
For All That You Are by rewritetheending reviews
After two more close calls and the beginning of a confession, Kate can't deny her feelings for Castle any longer. Still, diving into something new with her best friend and partner isn't as easy at she'd like it to be. This is a journey through the end of season three and how the C/B relationship might have developed if Kate had broken up with Josh after Countdown.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 25,979 - Reviews: 417 - Favs: 220 - Follows: 465 - Updated: 8/23/2015 - Published: 7/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Worst Possible Time by Ganymede Rose reviews
A twist on Beckett's interrupted confession at the end of season two.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 35,231 - Reviews: 289 - Favs: 179 - Follows: 381 - Updated: 8/6/2015 - Published: 6/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., T. Demming - Complete
may flowers by closingdoors reviews
AU. Castle and Beckett meet during the bank robbery in Cops And Robbers. After the events of Montgomery's shooting, her own, and breaking up with Josh, will Beckett still learn to let Castle in? COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 13 - Words: 43,420 - Reviews: 408 - Favs: 350 - Follows: 653 - Updated: 7/27/2015 - Published: 9/19/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Flashlight by l03l reviews
Eight years later Richard Castle is found, and it's no longer his ring on her finger. AU from 6x23 "For Better Or Worse".
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 17 - Words: 59,498 - Reviews: 1220 - Favs: 557 - Follows: 891 - Updated: 7/25/2015 - Published: 9/22/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Living is Easy by seilleanmor reviews
Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry. Castle's first time at the Becketts' cabin, summer after season four.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 20 - Words: 106,855 - Reviews: 682 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 357 - Updated: 7/2/2015 - Published: 5/19/2015 - Complete
Down by RedGrayBall reviews
When he found out, he didn't seek solace in his old ways. Instead, as his dream of their future crumbled, he began his withdrawal into himself.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 22,408 - Reviews: 550 - Favs: 161 - Follows: 343 - Updated: 6/3/2015 - Published: 4/21/2015 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
love disarmed by airbefore reviews
"She's so ready for this. For him. For happiness and love and movie dates." AU - what might have happened had they gotten to have that Jon Woo marathon. One shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,744 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 171 - Follows: 52 - Published: 4/29/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Awakening by Meg Moore reviews
'He wakes to find her in his room, beside his bed, and he watches in stunned disbelief as she sheds her robe and stands before him. Naked...' A Tick Tick Tick/Boom post-ep AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,612 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 30 - Published: 4/5/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Forward by RedGrayBall reviews
What if it didn't take a brush with death, or an ultimatum, or a confrontation? What if, one ordinary evening, she just realised she was finally ready to let him into her life?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,399 - Reviews: 170 - Favs: 167 - Follows: 258 - Updated: 3/16/2015 - Published: 3/5/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
The Closing of the Year by RedGrayBall reviews
As Christmas approaches, Beckett gets a little help in realising that by keeping Castle waiting for her, she's also been putting off her own life. A tribute to Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol".
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 34 - Words: 68,334 - Reviews: 902 - Favs: 273 - Follows: 342 - Updated: 2/28/2015 - Published: 12/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Not Ready To Make Nice by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-Ep for '47 Seconds'. "I need a word with you." Castle's voice cuts through the hubbub of the bullpen even though he has it purposefully toned low. Low and rough, scraping at his vocal cords with a touch of something dark and smoky that tugs at Kate's gut, exciting and scaring her in equal measure.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 43 - Words: 138,131 - Reviews: 2581 - Favs: 631 - Follows: 870 - Updated: 1/28/2015 - Published: 4/20/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Believing Is Seeing by bravevulnerability reviews
"Seeing isn't believing. Believing is seeing." An AU story for Christmas.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,352 - Reviews: 653 - Favs: 506 - Follows: 400 - Updated: 12/24/2014 - Published: 12/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rookie by kimmiesjoy reviews
I'm the apple that didn't fall far from the tree. I barely rolled further than the roots. AU-ish Future Fic
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 7 - Words: 15,785 - Reviews: 280 - Favs: 134 - Follows: 165 - Updated: 12/8/2014 - Published: 11/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
untraditionally by bravevulnerability reviews
"Stick around for next year, Beckett. You can be Pocahontas," he teases, nudging her with his elbow. "Not even in your dreams, Castle." An AU Thanksgiving oneshot set post 2x18 (Boom!)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,945 - Reviews: 78 - Favs: 160 - Follows: 44 - Published: 11/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Magnitude of These Small Hours by A Beauty to the Rhythm reviews
"The moment hits them both squarely on the chest. Images from the last hour flicker between them; hot, sweet memories they know will never completely fade, no matter where this takes them." Every second of the wondrous, magnificent things that happened between "Beckett, what do you want?" and "Made you a coffee." Post-Always. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,992 - Reviews: 191 - Favs: 236 - Follows: 232 - Updated: 11/13/2014 - Published: 11/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Or Fate by bravevulnerability reviews
'Agreeing to drinks with him was probably a bad idea.' What if an AU twist had been taken in the alternative universe? Insert for 7x06, The Time Of Our Lives.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,323 - Reviews: 113 - Favs: 200 - Follows: 53 - Published: 11/11/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All I Want Is Now by blue252 reviews
"Her mind flashes back to his question – his invitation to the Hamptons. He's building up ideas in her head, painting pictures of a Fourth of July spent on the beach, fireworks and bonfires; relaxation and a break from the work she's thrown herself into even harder since Memorial Day. And it's tempting." A post season 2 AU in which Castle returns after only two weeks.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,777 - Reviews: 424 - Favs: 210 - Follows: 448 - Updated: 11/9/2014 - Published: 8/6/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Sound Of Your Voice by shadoweddawn reviews
Trapper John puts Beckett on speakerphone. Cops and Robbers insert.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,602 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 101 - Follows: 205 - Updated: 11/1/2014 - Published: 9/3/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Alight by bravevulnerability reviews
An AU twist on 7x04, Child's Play. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,675 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 229 - Follows: 127 - Published: 10/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Place I'd Rather Be by skygirl55 reviews
When Richard Castle learns his publisher hired a writing consultant to help him complete his latest novel he's insulted-until he meets her. Dr. Kate Beckett was merely looking for a summer job between semesters, but could three weeks with the famous writer might be more than she bargained for? Caskett AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 60,737 - Reviews: 606 - Favs: 323 - Follows: 395 - Updated: 10/18/2014 - Published: 8/23/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
litost by bravevulnerability reviews
'She has so much to say to him, so much she wants him to know, but how would she find the words? How would she find the courage' An AU oneshot set in the summer after Beckett's shooting. Birthday fic for ournorthstars.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,565 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 134 - Follows: 39 - Published: 10/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Footsie by kimmiesjoy reviews
Post Cops and Robbers. The first time her foot grazes his ankle beneath the table he passes it off as accidental.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,498 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 135 - Updated: 9/29/2014 - Published: 9/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Back to Square One by The-KLF reviews
lousiemcdoogle's prompt: When Demming asks Castle if there's something between him and Beckett, Castle doesn't say no.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,364 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 44 - Published: 8/8/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., T. Demming - Complete
Shall Not Tear Asunder by lms2457 reviews
A direct follow up story to Inchoate by ColieMacKenzie. Castle and Beckett are both miserable following their divorce. Can they heal their broken relationship?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 13 - Words: 15,037 - Reviews: 237 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 216 - Updated: 7/30/2014 - Published: 7/16/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Peripeteia by alwayswritewithcoffee reviews
"Kate," the use of her first name has the detective's eyes popping open, another shuddering breath released from its hold in her throat, "I don't want to wait anymore," he whispers, delighted at the soft curl of her smile, the light blush that paints a pink glow against her skin. [47 seconds AU. Castle asks Beckett on a date after talking to Martha.]
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 15,934 - Reviews: 145 - Favs: 118 - Follows: 205 - Updated: 7/28/2014 - Published: 7/15/2014 - Complete
Abuelo by Capelthwaite reviews
Kate Beckett hates hospitals. She hates the white linoleum tiles and how she can't help but wonder how often they are stained red. She hates how the walls all look the same, that no one could paint on even an ounce of joy. But what she hates most now is that her grandfather is there and she has no idea why. Post-Undead Again.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 6 - Words: 15,782 - Reviews: 101 - Favs: 175 - Follows: 183 - Updated: 6/12/2014 - Published: 10/31/2013 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Haunted by Meg Moore reviews
'It's too late by the time she realizes that she's in trouble...' A Last Call post-ep.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,125 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 17 - Published: 6/6/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P. - Complete
A one time thing by Ky03elk reviews
If it only takes a moment for your life to change forever, can a 'one time thing' right the wrong? An AU Caskett meeting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 44,307 - Reviews: 1388 - Favs: 508 - Follows: 511 - Updated: 5/15/2014 - Published: 4/1/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Signs of Life by bravevulnerability reviews
They meet again in the hospital. AU. Cover art by half0utloud.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 22 - Words: 48,644 - Reviews: 648 - Favs: 526 - Follows: 575 - Updated: 4/16/2014 - Published: 2/10/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
kairos by ColieMacKenzie reviews
kairos (ancient Greek) - (n) the perfect, delicate, crucial moment; the fleeting rightness of time and place that creates the opportune atmosphere for action, words, or movement; the time of possibility. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 12,396 - Reviews: 838 - Favs: 427 - Follows: 325 - Updated: 3/25/2014 - Published: 11/26/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Magic by Ky03elk reviews
Taking the flowers from Beckett's hand, Castle grins. It's amazingly sweet to have someone taking the time and effort to make him smile, to have someone trying to improve his day, and these flowers have just become sacred. Poof! You're Dead (S3) post episode story, becomes AU. How a simple gift turns into something so much more. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 22,650 - Reviews: 548 - Favs: 250 - Follows: 402 - Updated: 3/20/2014 - Published: 2/20/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Night to Forget by LorelaiGilmore82 reviews
Young Kate Beckett had looked for a night to forget only to find it turned into one she would remember for the rest of her life. AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 67 - Words: 183,320 - Reviews: 2995 - Favs: 1,343 - Follows: 1,454 - Updated: 2/2/2014 - Published: 4/6/2013 - Kate B., Rick C., Martha R., Alexis C. - Complete
In Some Corner by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-47 Seconds. 'Kate stands several feet away from Castle's spot at the far end of the bar, hands jammed into her pants pockets, fists curled up tight with her short nails digging half-moons into her palms while the writer studiously tries to ignore her. "You're angry." "You think?" His voice is harsh, dripping sarcasm.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 74,569 - Reviews: 1589 - Favs: 767 - Follows: 783 - Updated: 1/28/2014 - Published: 12/18/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Another Life by BerkieLynn reviews
Series of one-shots set in an alt-season 3 with the not-so-significant others removed from the picture. How might things have played out differently? Entry in the Castle Hiatus Ficathon 2013. Cover art by dtrekker.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 46,470 - Reviews: 455 - Favs: 210 - Follows: 338 - Updated: 1/24/2014 - Published: 5/19/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
At home here by Ky03elk reviews
Based in a world where there was no Caskett doorway scene at the end of Always. Instead, that night ended with friendship and John Woo movies. Would Meredith's visit during Alexis' illness push Castle and Beckett together or break them apart for good? Winter Ficathon 13/14. Prompt one.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 18,193 - Reviews: 484 - Favs: 238 - Follows: 309 - Updated: 1/24/2014 - Published: 12/15/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
We Two by chezchuckles reviews
A post-ep for 'Under Fire' 6x11, immediately after the ambulance leaves.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,550 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 28 - Published: 1/12/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
stainache by bravevulnerability reviews
"Kate," he rasped, tentatively slipping a hand under her neck and sliding the other down to rest along her side, feeling the warm rush of blood sluicing through the spaces between his fingers. "Please, Kate, please don't leave me. Not again." Based on a tumblr prompt. Cover art by half0utloud.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,438 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 45 - Published: 10/30/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All good things by kimmiesjoy reviews
Post Cops and Robbers. Maybe it was his Mother sitting next to him on the cold Bank floor, it could be the knowledge that his daughter was waiting outside the entire time. Somehow he thinks it's more to do with the woman curled up on his couch like she belongs there...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 7 - Words: 31,242 - Reviews: 357 - Favs: 314 - Follows: 510 - Updated: 9/4/2013 - Published: 6/9/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Time to Panic by ThisMutualWeirdness reviews
Starting in 4x15 'Pandora'. Castle and Beckett find themselves in a sticky situation once again- locked in the trunk of a car. What if Beckett hadn't managed to get the trunk open and the scene were a little... different?
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 11 - Words: 26,407 - Reviews: 109 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 306 - Updated: 3/16/2013 - Published: 12/14/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
Hanging By This Moment by blue252 reviews
"She tells herself that there's nothing wrong with a night out. Nothing wrong with wanting to cheer her partner up, right? But there probably is something wrong with the way her pulse is racing at just the memory of his eyes on her across the desk." AU post-ep for 3x18 One Life to Lose. Two shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,461 - Reviews: 159 - Favs: 179 - Follows: 173 - Updated: 3/14/2013 - Published: 3/13/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What If? by Liv Wilder reviews
Based on a prompt: What if the crime in the alley scene in 'Always' had nothing to do with Kate's shooting or her mom's murder. And the John Woo marathon went ahead. Would Kate show up at the loft and what happens next? "His footfalls greet her like an approaching army, striking fear and terror, laced with excitement and something that feels suspiciously like arousal, within her."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 15 - Words: 57,531 - Reviews: 980 - Favs: 467 - Follows: 463 - Updated: 1/30/2013 - Published: 1/3/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Waiting for More by farewellblindgirl reviews
After nine years of marriage, Rick Castle finally has to get out. But when the daughter of an old friend comes into his life, he starts to find a reason to work for more. AU, Now Complete, with Epilogue.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 41,035 - Reviews: 378 - Favs: 503 - Follows: 363 - Updated: 8/14/2012 - Published: 7/8/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Your Own Devices by ColieMacKenzie reviews
He's pretty sure he convinced the lady with the smoky voice that he knew exactly what he was doing, knew how to give her a good time. A variation on the 'Vice Beckett' theme. For ER, on request.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,797 - Reviews: 139 - Favs: 265 - Follows: 71 - Published: 8/13/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Featured by JennaBennett reviews
I know 'Always' is immortalised in our minds as perhaps the greatest thing ever. But, what if it had gone differently? What if the case was just your run of the mill murder – with no tie to Johanna Beckett's web of conspiracy? Where would this have left things for our favourite couple? I, for one, think they may have gotten around to that double feature… Two shot. Mid-Always...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,211 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 23 - Updated: 7/30/2012 - Published: 7/29/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Don't Fade Away by Ephemeral Lunatic reviews
Lanie comes into the morgue and finds Kate laying on her table. This does not bode well. Post-4x20 The Limey, ignoring Headhunters and beyond. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 29,154 - Reviews: 184 - Favs: 367 - Follows: 395 - Updated: 7/12/2012 - Published: 4/4/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Back to Where We Have Never Been by caffinate-me reviews
AU. What happens when two people, who are perfect for each other, meet in exactly the right place at the completely wrong time? For literature professor Katherine Beckett and writer Richard Castle, only time will tell. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 32 - Words: 91,866 - Reviews: 1006 - Favs: 790 - Follows: 449 - Updated: 5/11/2012 - Published: 1/20/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Partners with Benefits by AddisonSp reviews
Friends with benefits. A bad idea when said partners are in love. It's even worse when they can't communicate their feelings. What happens when they both settle for casual because they think it's all they can have? Complications and consequences arise.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 37,497 - Reviews: 259 - Favs: 399 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 4/30/2012 - Published: 4/22/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
The Story of How I Missed You by shimmeryshine reviews
Post-ep for Headhunters. Beckett stops by Castle's loft to fix some things, both skin deep and otherwise.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,806 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 208 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 4/19/2012 - Published: 4/17/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Nobody's Fool by Mindy35 reviews
CASKETT. Missing scene without a place for "The Limey". Beckett's in her black dress and Castle sees something he shouldn't. Angst ensues.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,288 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 15 - Published: 4/8/2012 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Faulty Equipment by wp1fan reviews
Castle hasn't made love to a woman in well over a year. Why? The cat's out of the bag. Chapter 3 now added. *Note rating change.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,423 - Reviews: 190 - Favs: 246 - Follows: 190 - Updated: 3/29/2012 - Published: 3/24/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Stop Eating Your Heart Out by Mindy35 reviews
CASKETT. Castle approaches Beckett for help on a personal matter. They end up sparring.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,586 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 11 - Published: 3/12/2012 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Partners by FanficwriterGHC reviews
Walls fall down; that's the nature of the beast. And no matter how Kate looks at it, she's staring at piles of rubble. And from rubble, where do they go next? Slight spoilers for 4x11 and beyond.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 14 - Words: 45,233 - Reviews: 672 - Favs: 647 - Follows: 563 - Updated: 3/8/2012 - Published: 12/11/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Love Boat by chezchuckles reviews
co-authored by Sandiane Carter and chezchuckles. Beckett and Castle are assigned to work a case undercover.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 8 - Words: 34,845 - Reviews: 651 - Favs: 733 - Follows: 435 - Updated: 2/14/2012 - Published: 1/30/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Mystery of the Spontaneous Butterfly Tattoo by Mindy35 reviews
CASKETT. Post-"The Blue Butterfly". Beckett reveals something about her tattoo. Castle wants to know more.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,485 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 11 - Published: 2/12/2012 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Love Boat by Sandiane Carter reviews
co-authored by Sandiane Carter and chezchuckles. Beckett and Castle are assigned to work a case undercover.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,185 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 77 - Updated: 2/4/2012 - Published: 1/31/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
Summer Dark by Cora Clavia reviews
Kate stumbles across a secret - no wonder he'd been so angry at her after she'd avoided him all summer - and reason comes from an unlikely source. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 9,228 - Reviews: 335 - Favs: 526 - Follows: 279 - Updated: 1/12/2012 - Published: 11/12/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Apples and Cherries by daphnebeauty reviews
Something happens to completely upturn the lives of Castle and Beckett, throwing them into an adventure that tests and pushes them to their extremes. Mystery, action, and love ensue.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Suspense - Chapters: 50 - Words: 118,079 - Reviews: 2578 - Favs: 756 - Follows: 533 - Updated: 10/16/2011 - Published: 5/25/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In the Room by Luminous Lu reviews
Obligatory post-finale fiction. Beckett is at the hospital and Castle won't leave her side. Spoilers for 3x24 — Knockout
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,818 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 16 - Published: 5/17/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
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In Seeking as in Finding reviews
A one-shot set during the holidays. Takes place before, but close to 47 seconds in a world where that was at Christmas time. Castle and Beckett at an ice skating rink.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,195 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 12 - Published: 12/27/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rising Tide reviews
Takes place after they have finished the case in L.A. Unable to catch a flight back to New York, they are forced to stay another night. Romance.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 8,227 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 154 - Updated: 7/28/2019 - Published: 4/2/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Run to Me reviews
His heart is broken and he feels so rejected, but he couldn't have just imagined everything they had, the connection they have. "Talk to me. Kate, I was just, just trying to keep you safe." -She runs, it's what she does. What happens if she runs this time? What about everything they have been working towards? What about partners? What about being more?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,137 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 161 - Updated: 9/4/2018 - Published: 6/14/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
The Perfect Day reviews
One Shot-A small glance into the first time Castle takes Beckett to the Hamptons as a couple. Just a little fluff that wouldn't leave my mind. (based on cover photo, found without source on pintrest)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,220 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/7/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I'm Here reviews
Takes place immediately following Pandora/Linchpin. What if they had left the precinct together after going through those life endangering moments they had faced during this case? A little story in my mind after seeing Beckett's love eyes for Castle and wanting to make him feel better. (maybe 3 shot ;) )
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 3 - Words: 4,573 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 98 - Updated: 6/21/2018 - Published: 5/30/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Heart of Christmas reviews
Beckett and Castle are stranded in a small cabin during a snow storm at Christmas time. Will the time alone bring them closer together? A season 4 fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,797 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 107 - Updated: 12/26/2017 - Published: 12/8/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Wild Flower reviews
AU meeting of Castle and Beckett. Kate owns a flower shop. "He didn't normally write anything other than mysteries but all of a sudden lines were pouring out about the beautiful woman from the flower shop."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 14 - Words: 29,964 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 9/19/2017 - Published: 6/21/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Secret Love reviews
AU During Headhunters. Drunk Beckett mystifies Castle and calls into question what he thought he knew. Angst first, but romance will prevail.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,063 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 117 - Updated: 6/16/2017 - Published: 6/14/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
You Are My Plus One reviews
AU Ryan's Wedding. Being here in his arms, laughing with him she saw their situation with new eyes.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,723 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 6/11/2017 - Published: 5/30/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Just Beginning reviews
Takes place after 47 seconds. Castle gets injured during the following case and Beckett is there to help despite his anger and hurt. A defining moment for their relationship occurs.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,304 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 22 - Published: 5/25/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete