DesiringPirates
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Joined 04-17-04, id: 574310, Profile Updated: 12-30-20
Author has written 19 stories for Pirates of the Caribbean, Batman, Gargoyles, and Final Fantasy VII.

Hello! I was formally DesiringPirates. Then, for a moment, I was Finalflowers. But now I'm back to desiringpirates. It's a name I've used for over ten years, so... yeah. I took it back.

Currently working on:

The Delivery Service: The Runaway (Rated M); Final Fantasy VII (Cloud x Tifa)

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Jenova's Children by kelleyj17 reviews
Six months after the last monster attack, Edge is finally back on its feet. Cloud just wants to keep his family safe, and he's washed his hands of everyone else's problems with Jenova. Unfortunately, high school is a hotbed of teens with anger issues and powers they can't control. Meanwhile, Cloud's worsening nightmares are testing his sanity. Sequel to Breath of Fire.
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 24 - Words: 252,848 - Reviews: 105 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 68 - Updated: 5/23 - Published: 3/18/2018 - Cloud S., Tifa L., Marlene W., Denzel
Awaken by Karmi Ky reviews
She refuses to give up on him. He realizes all he needs is her. [Nov 19 Entry for CloTi Fall Festival 2019].
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 908 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 3 - Published: 4/15/2020 - [Cloud S., Tifa L.]
Red Bow by Karmi Ky reviews
Tifa confesses to Cloud that she'd like to try something new. She decides to give it to him on an especially romantic day... Post-ACC. Could be read to follow "Welcome Home." [Valentine’s Day, CloTi Confessions 2020 Part 1]
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,112 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 69 - Follows: 21 - Published: 2/14/2020 - [Cloud S., Tifa L.] - Complete
After Dinner Treat by Denebola Leo reviews
Cloud thinks too much about Tifa's actions in the bar. A little green monster decides to poke out.
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 810 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/14/2020 - Cloud S., Tifa L. - Complete
The End of Pirate's Age by iamthomasrainey reviews
Lost hopes and treason. Unbearable mistakes and swollen pain. Elizabeth could have never foreseen a tragedy that could - and would - become her own life. A scenery for a PotC VI. [Sparrabeth]
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,134 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 2/12/2020 - Published: 1/6/2020 - Will T., Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow, Henry T.
Sparrabeth Snippets by TravellingTypewriter reviews
A collection of short stories and flash fiction using 5-word writing prompts. Sparrabeth galore!
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,140 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/3/2020 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow
Welcome Home by Karmi Ky reviews
There was something so peaceful about the way he was looking at her, and for a few moments, she felt like the world stopped. Like nothing else mattered, like nothing could make this moment any better than it already was. Because nothing could take away everything they've shared together. Follow-up to "Tall Grass."
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 2 - Words: 6,190 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 14 - Published: 1/24/2020 - [Cloud S., Tifa L.] Marlene W., Denzel - Complete
We're at War by hallowedmaiden reviews
Elizabeth isn't sure what to be ruffled about more, her newly appointed King status, or being the object of Captain Jack Sparrow's affection. Set in AWE. Sparrabeth. M for future scenes.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,289 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 18 - Updated: 11/26/2019 - Published: 11/25/2019 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow
East of Midgar by theClosetPoet7 reviews
It takes a month before he even contemplates about sleeping in the same bed with her again. Maybe it is because he still feels a little guilty about leaving. Or maybe it is because he knows that they will eventually find their way back to each other. [Post Advent Children]
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,124 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 17 - Published: 8/20/2019 - [Cloud S., Tifa L.] - Complete
What We Do In The Shadows by Denebola Leo reviews
(AU) Tifa becomes a vampire hunter in the hopes of freeing her best friend from the clutches of undeath in the city state of Midgar after receiving letters from the deceased cadet. Will she succeed in her personal mission, or be dragged into more than she bargained for?
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 79,882 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 2/13/2019 - Published: 1/1/2018 - Cloud S., Tifa L., Aerith G., Zack F.
The Wild Waves Whist by QueenOfTheDreamers87 reviews
On the island with Jack in Curse of the Black Pearl, Elizabeth lights a signal fire that goes entirely unseen. Stranded with a pirate she finds exceedingly irritating, Elizabeth realises she has no choice but to trust in him, else she be damned to starvation or worse. But this marooning lasts far longer than anticipated, and opinions warp and shift before rescue comes at last.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 28,672 - Reviews: 78 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 12/20/2018 - Published: 12/10/2018 - [Capt. Jack Sparrow, Elizabeth S.] James N., Hector B. - Complete
Breath of Fire by kelleyj17 reviews
Cloud and Tifa are happy and Denzel and Marlene are growing up. Finally, they have the stability they so desperately needed. But when Cloud has a training accident with fire materia, Denzel begins to understand that his hero is not invincible. With unexplained monster attacks and teenage rivalries, the fragile community of Midgar Edge begins to erode. Gen.
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: T - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 13 - Words: 137,915 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 3/6/2018 - Published: 8/20/2017 - Cloud S., Tifa L., Marlene W., Denzel - Complete
Broken Mind, Fractured Heart by kelleyj17 reviews
Every SOLDIER has been exposed to Mako to strengthen his body and enhance his reflexes. But there is one thing the Mako cannot touch: his mind. Cloud Strife's mind is exceptionally malleable after being fractured and manipulated so many times. Now that he's settled into a routine at Seventh Heaven, what will it take for him to accept this weakness and allow himself happiness? Cloti
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 48,564 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 8/6/2017 - Published: 6/10/2017 - Cloud S., Tifa L., Marlene W., Denzel - Complete
Scattered Pictures by Maiika reviews
Real world A/U. They were naive teenagers when they married. She had the picture perfect family in mind, while he was a free spirit who was only able to focus on doing what he loved. Now, after two children, heartache, and subsequent years of separation, they might have a second chance. [Gochi] G/CC
Dragon Ball Z - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 20 - Words: 114,866 - Reviews: 313 - Favs: 211 - Follows: 112 - Updated: 2/8/2017 - Published: 9/15/2016 - [Chi-Chi, Goku] Gohan, Goten - Complete
Routine Check-Ups by randomteenager reviews
As Tifa watches the way Cloud handles Fenrir, it makes her think of… other things. [CloTi] [one-shot]
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,430 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 304 - Follows: 57 - Published: 4/4/2013 - [Cloud S., Tifa L.] - Complete
Cleaning by Juliet'sReplacement reviews
While the kids are away, the adults will play... Barret's got the kids for the day, and Teef decides that the bar needs a very thorough cleaning. Things don't exactly go as planned, though... Set after AC. Oneshot. CloTi.
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,713 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/13/2013 - Cloud S., Tifa L. - Complete
Liar by Scarred reviews
Andy/Nancy. "'And you said you set me free. Like a bird.' He opened up his hands and mimicked someone setting a bird free. 'I was the bird, Nance.' He looked ahead, frowning a bit. 'But I'm back in your evil clutches.' He curled his fingers into his palms, looking down at his hands. 'I have no power now.'"
Weeds - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 708 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 1 - Published: 8/3/2012 - Complete
Diaries of A Broken Man by Horky reviews
Between delightful ducks, flying panties, cake wielding spirits, shaved heads, exploding bananas, manskirts, and flying Wutai Stank bombs, it had never been more true than now. Love IS a battlefield.
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 82 - Words: 154,633 - Reviews: 2040 - Favs: 952 - Follows: 441 - Updated: 1/17/2011 - Published: 9/19/2006 - Cloud S., Tifa L. - Complete
Falling Stars and Paper Cranes by Calenlass Greenleaf reviews
Cloud wishes on falling stars, but Tifa wishes on a thousand origami cranes. Would any of those wishes come true? A four-part fic that spans FFVII and the Compilation. Story notes inside. Nominated for the 2010 Genesis Awards; not shorlisted.
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 17,078 - Reviews: 42 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 8/30/2009 - Published: 7/14/2009 - [Cloud S., Tifa L.] - Complete
Vulnerant Omnes, Ultima Necat by Florencia7 reviews
MidAWE.Elizabeth is distraught when Jack is found dead in the ven a chance to see him once again,she travels back in time to say a hurried goodbye.But is the fear of severe punishment strong enough to suppress the temptation to change destiny? JE
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 64 - Words: 297,248 - Reviews: 1709 - Favs: 490 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 1/3/2009 - Published: 10/21/2007 - [Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow] Will T., James N. - Complete
Whatever It Takes by Marisa reviews
Tifa reflects on the days when AVALANCHE chased after a madman threatening to destroy the planet while she internally fought for Cloud’s affection. And in the present, can she really live without him? Not the average game story. Cloti
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 31 - Words: 143,312 - Reviews: 303 - Favs: 218 - Follows: 79 - Updated: 10/1/2008 - Published: 5/28/2008 - Cloud S., Tifa L. - Complete
Picture This by TrudiRose reviews
AU. Is it possible to write a GastonBelle pairing that's believable and in character? Or have I lost my mind? Read and find out!
Beauty and the Beast - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 31 - Words: 130,507 - Reviews: 1441 - Favs: 1,589 - Follows: 315 - Updated: 5/30/2006 - Published: 3/5/2006 - Gaston, Belle - Complete
The Enticement by Scattered Logic reviews
In exchange for returning to the Labyrinth, Sarah is offered what she desires most... She's about to learn there is a huge difference between fantasy and reality.
Labyrinth - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 74,190 - Reviews: 924 - Favs: 1,450 - Follows: 257 - Updated: 6/14/2003 - Published: 2/28/2003
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The Delivery Service reviews
"What are you, exactly?" Cloud Strife looked down at the man, his crew standing behind him. He extended a hand, helping the wounded one up. "We're a delivery service."
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 22 - Words: 39,685 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 3/30/2020 - Published: 1/30/2017 - [Cloud S., Tifa L.] [Vincent V., Yuffie K.] - Complete
When He Closes His Eyes reviews
Jack musing on his ship.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 579 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/27/2020 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
One More Minute reviews
: What if Jack and Elizabeth only had one more minute together? What would they do?
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,149 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 4 - Published: 3/26/2020 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
Hell reviews
Could he be walking to something? Well, that was a stupid question. Obviously, if he was putting one foot in front of the other, he was walking towards something. What he meant to ask was what was he walking too? Heaven? Silly, pirates cannot go to heaven. Hell? More appropriate.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 4,447 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/25/2020 - Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
Throw Your Words to the Stars reviews
A collection of stories featuring Cloud Strife and Tifa Lockhart. Some stories are mature, so please read with caution!
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 14 - Words: 11,517 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 34 - Updated: 3/12/2020 - Published: 3/24/2018 - Cloud S., Tifa L.
Happy New Year! reviews
Cloud and Tifa are surprised when Barrett takes the kids over the holidays, but decide to take this opportunity to enjoy themselves. RATED M!
Final Fantasy VII - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,787 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 8 - Published: 12/31/2017 - Cloud S., Tifa L. - Complete
Goliath's Quest reviews
When Elisa gives Goliath a jewel to look after, Goliath is transported to other universes. Scared, Elisa tries to find out how to get her friend back, while Goliath has his eyes opened and learns a little bit more about himself.
Gargoyles - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 28,828 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 28 - Updated: 11/24/2016 - Published: 1/26/2015 - Elisa M., Goliath - Complete
The Return from Avalon reviews
It was only a whisper. If she choose not to hear it, then she could just keep walking away. But those words made her stop.
Gargoyles - Rated: K - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 421 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 3 - Published: 2/24/2015 - Elisa M., Goliath - Complete
Persuasion reviews
It took some gentle persuasion, but they both agreed to keep their affair a secret for a little while.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,644 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 21 - Updated: 11/17/2014 - Published: 9/5/2014 - Capt. Jack Sparrow, Elizabeth S. - Complete
The Harley's Joker reviews
When an odd circumstance happens, Joker is cursed with an unusual feeling for himself- love for his sidekick. Now feeling the depth of emotion that Harley feels for him, the Harlequin has to deal with the whacked out, psychotic, murderous clown whose heart beats only for her.
Batman - Rated: M - English - Crime/Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 13,168 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 6/23/2014 - Published: 6/21/2014 - [Harley Quinn, The Joker] Bruce W./Batman - Complete
Caribbean Hybrid reviews
Jack Sparrow has a rather furry problem, and finding out that the beautiful Elizabeth Swan is now unattached is just going to really ruffle the matter. (Collaboration written by wickedswanz and desiringpirates.)
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 33 - Words: 64,519 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 32 - Published: 9/30/2008 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
Sense of Duty reviews
The Keeper of the Code is an honorable job, handed down from father to son to son to son. For over hundreds of years, the Sparrows have kept up the tradition of dying as the keeper... but one Sparrow does not want the job.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 23 - Words: 30,455 - Reviews: 101 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 4/18/2008 - Published: 12/26/2007 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
Teardrops reviews
Elizabeth Turner,alone and scared, settles into a small village known to house retired pirates. Little does she know, six months before she arrived, Captain Jack Sparrow had settled there- with his wife.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 8,216 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 16 - Updated: 4/12/2008 - Published: 3/26/2008 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
Two Days reviews
Elizabeth helps out a witch and is granted a wish - anything that she wants, for two whole days. But if you get what you really want, in the end, it'll only hurt more.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 6 - Words: 10,439 - Reviews: 102 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 30 - Updated: 10/10/2007 - Published: 10/1/2007 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
The Night reviews
This time, the kiss was gentler and Elizabeth closed her eyes to enjoy it. But it had ended to quickly as if he thought that he had let something slip in that kiss. But Elizabeth didn't press the subject of him pulling away.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,026 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 5 - Published: 8/27/2007 - Capt. Jack Sparrow, Elizabeth S. - Complete
Absence reviews
It's not the pain that hurts, luv. It's the 'what could have beens'. It's the bloody thoughts and wants in yer head, the need pumping through yer body and knowing tha' it doesn't do ya a bit of good. Hence, the rum.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,576 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 6 - Published: 6/19/2007 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
It Was Worth It reviews
She pulled away, but I pulled her back. I just wanted a little more, before she slapped me and ran away. Her arms went around me shoulders, her hand sneaking under me dreads to pull at some hair there.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,844 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 52 - Follows: 9 - Published: 4/24/2007 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
The Chinese New Year reviews
Jack is lost, Will and Elizabeth are strained, Barbossa is an ass and Davey Jones is still on the hunt for his heart. Will and Liz must find Jack and bring him back to sea before anything happens. (Currently being re-written.)
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 44,544 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 24 - Updated: 3/4/2007 - Published: 8/9/2006 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete
Making Maps reviews
Jack Sparrow is trying to draw his map, but he keeps getting interupted by certain thoughts.
Pirates of the Caribbean - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,533 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 12/12/2006 - Published: 12/8/2006 - Elizabeth S., Capt. Jack Sparrow - Complete