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Author has written 23 stories for Castle.

Busy girl who delves in facts for her career, and fiction in her free time. You can find me on tumblr at AlwaysWriteWithCoffee.

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Out of the Blue by Trinity Everett reviews
Kate arrives at the loft for an impromptu visit and she comes bearing news. A Season 6 AU that picks up after the beginning of 6x01, Valkyrie.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 15 - Words: 54,885 - Reviews: 470 - Favs: 366 - Follows: 505 - Updated: 3/28/2015 - Published: 11/17/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What Happens In AC by Trinity Everett reviews
"Castle, Castle wake up." Their joined hands wiggle against her belly in her efforts to rouse him. "Castle, we got married last night," she hisses. - A Season 4 AU that starts mid-4x08 (Heartbreak Hotel) based on a tumblr prompt. Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 46,145 - Reviews: 587 - Favs: 598 - Follows: 627 - Updated: 11/30/2014 - Published: 10/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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: 1394 - Favs: 544 - Follows: 517 - Updated: 5/15/2014 - Published: 4/1/2014 - 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: 840 - Favs: 444 - Follows: 331 - Updated: 3/25/2014 - Published: 11/26/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Cosmology by Razgriz Ace reviews
"In the beginning she worried that they would fizzle out, that their passion would blaze like those old magnesium flash bulbs, hot and bright and over in a blink. She knew better now. What they shared burned so consistently and so brilliant it should probably have been given it's own stellar category." Wedding planning, bedroom banter, and the end of a few insecurities.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,048 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/10/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Can't walk away by Ky03elk reviews
Beckett and Castle realize that her 'wall' is beginning to fall and they can finally see a future together. But nothing is that easy, especially with outside forces attempting to destroy them. While they are both determined to keep their family together, will living on the run tear them apart? Or should they just be more focused on staying alive? AU after Cops and Robbers.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 61,631 - Reviews: 732 - Favs: 229 - Follows: 330 - Updated: 3/8/2014 - Published: 11/7/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis 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: 458 - Favs: 218 - Follows: 337 - Updated: 1/24/2014 - Published: 5/19/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Making It through the Day by lms2457 reviews
It's when she takes the time for the lunch he brings her that she first notices he's moved - hidden really - the app for the calendar on her phone. She finds it moved to the last page of apps on her system, placed in a folder by itself making the date on the screen almost but not quite too small to read. One shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,578 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/9/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
hope in the darkness by sorde reviews
"The media won't stop talking about Bracken's brave last fight. Beckett can't think of a more cowardly way for him to have gone." Beckett's justice is not what she had hoped it would be. Season 6.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,703 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 6 - Published: 1/4/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
For now by ekc293 reviews
It's all Hastings' fault. Set early season 5.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,252 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 12 - Published: 12/22/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
When Beckett and Her Boys Slept by ninabambina reviews
The detectives have all been sent home. Quiet has settled over the precinct. Only the captain remains. Early Season 5.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,336 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 15 - Published: 11/30/2013 - Rick C., V. Gates - Complete
through the day and night by tombombadillo reviews
and they were frightened and called him the most wild thing of all and made him king of all the wild things. (spoilers for 6 x 10, a sort of part of seilleanmor's More Than Together universe)
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,202 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 20 - Published: 11/20/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Designs On You by Liv Wilder reviews
Fun two-shot based on Spoilers & Sneak Peeks for 6x08 'A Murder is Forever'. "Come here," he cajoles, his husky voice dripping bourbon and smoke from their night out at his bar; the night out that lasted until two in the morning when Kate pushed the last paying customers out of the door and locked up behind them so they could have a little private party of their own." COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,173 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 44 - Updated: 11/10/2013 - Published: 11/9/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Against All Odds by Sandiane Carter reviews
He never thought it could hurt like this. AU for 5x05, "Probable Cause."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 32 - Words: 111,165 - Reviews: 2322 - Favs: 837 - Follows: 820 - Updated: 9/8/2013 - Published: 4/25/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Banni by chezchuckles reviews
Castle's surprise for their honeymoon. Roughly season 7 timeline.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,812 - Reviews: 169 - Favs: 209 - Follows: 141 - Updated: 7/30/2013 - Published: 7/29/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
auld lang syne by SparkleMouse reviews
Castle smiles, ruffling Ava's hair. She grunts softly but her little hands wrap around his back as if grounding herself to him, staying safe and warm. On the other end of the phone, Kate laughs, but there's something there; longing or regret and his eyes close. "You're not going to be home by midnight, are you?"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,129 - Reviews: 132 - Favs: 217 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 12/31/2012 - Published: 12/9/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Busted by shimmeryshine reviews
The story of how Castle and Beckett get totally busted by literally every person they know.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 7 - Words: 13,257 - Reviews: 385 - Favs: 353 - Follows: 491 - Updated: 8/6/2012 - Published: 6/3/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
Whatever We Lose by Cartographical reviews
There are only these truths for him: Someone wants Kate dead. Kate wants him. He cannot let her walk out his door alone.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 22 - Words: 52,054 - Reviews: 1173 - Favs: 445 - Follows: 521 - Updated: 7/31/2012 - Published: 5/16/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Breathe Me by SparkleMouse reviews
She listens to the way his breathing settles, tries to get lost in it but all she can think of is her mother, of the way she had looked fourteen years ago that morning, so composed, so brilliant, the lines around her eyes filled with laughter.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,337 - Reviews: 77 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 11 - Published: 7/30/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
The Dedication by ekc293 reviews
They thought this was his most remarkable dedication yet. But he didn't write it for them. He wrote it for her, and she would be the only one who'd never get to see it. One-shot, terribly sad, spoilers, major character death. But... give it a chance.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,030 - Reviews: 325 - Favs: 430 - Follows: 48 - Published: 4/11/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sisyphus by JillianCasey reviews
It's never been if. It's always been when. Alternate Universe. Oneshot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,995 - Reviews: 142 - Favs: 388 - Follows: 33 - Published: 1/6/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
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Glow reviews
Rick Castle has six weeks to deliver a blockbuster manuscript or lose his book publisher. Fresh off a divorce and lacking both inspiration and Christmas cheer, he agrees to spend the holiday away from the city. Evergreen, Vermont, and its police chief, however, were not part of the plan...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 12 - Words: 90,012 - Reviews: 342 - Favs: 102 - Follows: 172 - Updated: 2/1 - Published: 12/2/2021 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All The King's Horses reviews
LAPD Detective Rick Castle has seen a lot in life, both on and off the job, but when the murder of an up and coming vlogger in Los Angeles leads him to investigate a similar case in New York City, he's faced with his biggest challenge yet: NYPD Detective Kate Beckett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 32,411 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 192 - Updated: 4/17/2019 - Published: 11/26/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
The One That Got Away 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: 224 - Favs: 195 - Follows: 296 - Updated: 7/31/2016 - Published: 7/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., W. Sorenson - Complete
Soon reviews
She kept secrets to keep him safe. He kept secrets about what he wanted their future to be. A ridiculous baby-sized kevlar vest just happened to be at the center of most of them. (8x11 Post-Ep)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,579 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 24 - Published: 2/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Road Not Taken reviews
In any universe, they are meant to be together. It's only a matter of time. (Multi-chapter romance set entirely in the AU!Canon reality.)
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 58,784 - Reviews: 225 - Favs: 124 - Follows: 381 - Updated: 12/10/2015 - Published: 11/11/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Unconditional reviews
She doesn't deserve him, but oh how grateful she is to be loved by him. [A Post 8x08 oneshot.]
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,765 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 26 - Published: 11/24/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Wait For Me reviews
She might be leaving, but it's always been her plan to come back. An 8x05 speculation fic. Minor spoilers for the episode.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,927 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 37 - Follows: 27 - Published: 10/18/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bedtime reviews
She loves her little boy. He's the moon and the stars in her world, the thing that makes her smile after a long day at the precinct.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,933 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 26 - Published: 8/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Two of Us reviews
You're not supposed to fall in love with your friend with benefits. Complete.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,681 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 31 - Published: 8/26/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
How The West Was Won reviews
"I now pronounce us husband and wife," Castle mutters at her ear, waggling both his eyebrows and his hand to display a matching wedding band. Just like that, she's Kate Rodgers, newly wedded and undercover in the Wild West. (7x07 before Castle and Beckett became Caskett. Season Two AU.)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 8 - Words: 17,840 - Reviews: 80 - Favs: 115 - Follows: 228 - Updated: 5/27/2015 - Published: 11/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
May The Force Be With You reviews
Castle discovers Beckett enjoys a bit of cosplay and attending sci-fi conventions. Set season two and three.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,982 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 3/26/2015 - Published: 3/24/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The One With the Wedding reviews
Kate marries Josh but says Castle's name at the wedding. Based on the Friends Episodes 4x23 and 4x24 'The One With Ross's Wedding' and prompted from the Castle Fanfics prompt blog on Tumblr.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,062 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 24 - Published: 3/22/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Josh D. - Complete
For the Love of the Game reviews
Castle asks Beckett if she wants to go to a Knicks' game with him and much to his surprise, she says yes. However, during the game, they get caught on the Kiss Cam. Pre-Caskett. Prompt from the Castle Fan Fic Prompts blog on Tumblr. Completed one shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,502 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 26 - Published: 1/31/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Battle of the Cosmos reviews
She's either pregnant or not, and the moment of truth is here. An AU Tumblr prompt fill from 6x10, "The Good, The Bad, and The Baby."
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,971 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 19 - Published: 9/15/2014 - Complete
The Stars Above, The Earth Below reviews
Two standalone works of how Kate Beckett discovers the 'Raging Heat' dedication. No spoilers for season seven. Complete.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,242 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 9 - Published: 8/30/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Gina - Complete
Denouement reviews
He's left sitting on a swing in the park that has shaped so very much of his adult life. Rick can't remember how they decided that these swings were theirs, that every significant moment of their relationship needed to play out with them as a witness. One shot of what could be the final scene of Castle.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,814 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 15 - Published: 8/5/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Peripeteia 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: 146 - Favs: 128 - Follows: 207 - Updated: 7/28/2014 - Published: 7/15/2014 - Complete
Manhattan reviews
A new city, a new job, and four years of distance can't change the fact that Manhattan is home - where her heart is. (AU from 3X01. Beckett accepts her D.C. job offer while Castle spends the summer in the Hamptons with Gina.)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 56,546 - Reviews: 309 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 403 - Updated: 6/3/2014 - Published: 1/11/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Snapshots reviews
Sometimes the small moments are the most important. A collection of ficlets (usually less than 1,000 words each) about moments in the Castle-verse.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 15 - Words: 13,154 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 5/23/2014 - Published: 2/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Amalgamation reviews
(v) to mix or merge as to make a combination. A series of ficlets set on Beckett and Castle's wedding day. No spoilers. All speculation.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 6 - Words: 5,745 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 14 - Published: 5/12/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Match Point reviews
Rick doesn't want to wait. He wants her. He wants a white dress and a wedding license and Kate Beckett to become Kate Beckett-Castle (because he knows, without asking, that she'll never give up her maiden name.) A post-episode scene for 6X11 'Under Fire'. One-Shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,101 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 17 - Published: 1/5/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Disciple's Doctrine reviews
Two of the Twelfth's own become targets, but a greater purpose lies in the crosshairs - destroying Richard Castle's life by eliminating what he loves the most. An AU re-telling of episode 6X09 'Disciple'. Includes the death of a major character, as well as an alternate ending for those happier-inclined among us.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 12 - Words: 23,239 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 12/3/2013 - Published: 11/12/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Girls In White Dresses reviews
Jim Beckett is the first person to see her in a wedding dress. A one-shot about the relationship between Kate and Jim Beckett, against the backdrop of her wedding.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,138 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 8 - Published: 11/30/2013 - Kate B., Jim B. - Complete