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Author has written 11 stories for Castle.

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Castle Episodic by Pegship reviews
A series of one-shots related to various episodes of Castle. Update: I've been adding in chapters that were posted on AO3 and not here, so both sites will have the chapters thus far.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 20,803 - Reviews: 212 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 101 - Updated: 8/9/2019 - Published: 2/27/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R.
Blank Page by GeekMom reviews
What would you do if you went to sleep knowing your family, your fiancée, your life and yourself, but woke to strangers? When you strip away everything that you know, what is left? A Season 7 A/U set several weeks after Driven. As always, Andrew Marlowe's characters are unforgettable. A 2016 Castle Summer Hiatus Ficathon story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 10 - Words: 64,432 - Reviews: 282 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 239 - Updated: 8/6/2019 - Published: 6/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., C. Burke
Choices by castlefan6 reviews
This is my AU version of events during the summer of Kate's time in the cabin. NOTE this is AU. Perhaps it's not only Kate that needs some time. This also reflects back on how lives are changed by the choices made by various characters. "WE are bound by our choices, BUT we are more than our mistakes. -Kate Beckett" THIS IS NOT CASKETT
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 39,915 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 12 - Published: 1/25/2019
A not-so-white Christmas by Pegship reviews
John Nolan contemplates his first Christmas as a stranger in a strange land, and meets a kindred spirit on the beach.
Rookie - Rated: K - English - Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,025 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 5 - Published: 12/29/2018 - J. Nolan - Complete
Twin Peaks: The Reality by Jamie5587
Following on immediately after the final scene of Twin Peaks The Return, Dale Cooper and Laura Palmer go on a journey to make sense of what has happened.
Twin Peaks - Rated: K - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,435 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/30/2018
GOD by djinni14 reviews
GOD has spoken. Was it the answer you wanted? - Now Complete!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,769 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 3 - Published: 5/31/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
Just a dream by Pegship reviews
For the prompt: The end of "Always" was just a dream. No dialogue, no action, just a chunk of Castle's thoughts upon awakening the morning after Alexis' graduation. Hope it suits.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 961 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 20 - Published: 1/28/2018 - Rick C. - Complete
The Underground by FifthAttempt reviews
After the election, everything changes. People you thought you knew become strangers and life is turned upside down.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 10 - Words: 14,661 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 29 - Updated: 7/23/2017 - Published: 11/11/2016
Fall by RedGrayBall reviews
Post-47 Seconds, as usual. No Vegas, no flight attendants. Rated for suicide.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,295 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 16 - Published: 4/3/2017 - Rick C. - Complete
Two out of Three by madcrafter72 reviews
Richard Castle never returned to the precinct after Headhunters. Inspired by prolonged exposure to my favourite writer, and a Meatloaf song. Definitely a one shot. I am sorry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 522 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/16/2017 - Rick C., Kate B., Josh D.
Is Love Enough? by FifthAttempt reviews
After Kate Leaves, Castle takes action. After trying to contact her and getting evasions, avoidance, half-truths and lies for his trouble, he tries tough love. Will it work? Characters will die or be adversely affected. Because, what else can you expect when one person decides that she's the only one who can do the job? I don't own Castle.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 35,098 - Reviews: 181 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 96 - Updated: 10/27/2016 - Published: 3/6/2016
A fistful of Castles by Pegship reviews
Post-"Crossfire". Castle and Beckett are rushed to the hospital, and Beckett is trying to get news of Castle's condition as she fades in and out of consciousness. In between moments of lucidity, she dreams...and so does Castle. My mini-ficathon entry for the 2016 Summer Castle Ficathon. Complete!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 24 - Words: 25,136 - Reviews: 208 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 122 - Updated: 10/24/2016 - Published: 5/25/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Prompt and you shall receive by Paige Terner reviews
This is not a continuous story, but a collection of Castle fics I've written from prompts. I am no longer accepting prompts. I've now marked this as complete. Thank you for all the prompts, for reading, and all the feedback. I hope y'all continue to enjoy these stories.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 500 - Words: 382,831 - Reviews: 3185 - Favs: 290 - Follows: 474 - Updated: 8/31/2016 - Published: 7/28/2013 - Complete
Dreams by Leonard 356 reviews
What was real - his nightmares, or the life he thought that he was living? Warning: Character Death.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,776 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 8 - Published: 7/15/2016
This mess, our mess, we can fix by LovelyxWriter reviews
Miscommunication, lies, and our favorite couple. Beckett just wants her partner back, Castle just wants out. Prompt fill.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,656 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 88 - Published: 7/12/2016
Pages Better Left Unwritten by atheart101 reviews
For weeks he'd been staring at that tiny line on the bottom of the document. 1 page. 0 words. A whole lot of nothing. His hands lay folded before his laptop, the cursor blinking in and out a solid beat. A Castle one-shot piece written the week before the finale...a farewell of sorts. *Warning: Character death*
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,596 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 2 - Published: 5/30/2016 - Rick C. - Complete
Moving On by T-man626 reviews
AU, post-S8. Caskett are dead. Alexis moves on.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,061 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/24/2016 - Alexis C. - Complete
Extinguished by hushedgreylily reviews
A last ever Castle post-ep, for Crossfire. Oneshot. SPOILERS.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,800 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 6 - Published: 5/19/2016 - Rick C., Alexis C., Martha R., OC - Complete
Life is But a Dream by MinervasBibliophage reviews
Nothing goes as planned, everything will break. Post-8x22.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 526 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/16/2016 - Complete
A Hole in the Heart by Caskett1960 reviews
Sequel to 'A Bright, Shining Hope.' Kate and Castle receive troubling news regarding the newest member of their family, while facing a possibly more sinister threat. Rated T, but that rating will probably change. Completely AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 29 - Words: 117,478 - Reviews: 384 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 185 - Updated: 5/14/2016 - Published: 11/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
Her Own Worst Enemy by Perspex13 reviews
She was so focused on keeping him safe that she didn't consider what might happen while she was away, didn't consider the one person who could call her on her behavior and maybe even lure him away.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 58,400 - Reviews: 303 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 146 - Updated: 5/8/2016 - Published: 11/10/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
House Of Cards by ThePossibilityOfMagic reviews
They were more than a team; they were a family. Take one away, and they all come tumbling down.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 14,429 - Reviews: 168 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 143 - Updated: 4/13/2016 - Published: 3/17/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Javier E., Kevin R.
A Year In The Life by Netsrik1 reviews
A year in the life of Castle and Beckett, told through the major (and a few minor) US holidays. Mostly fluff, probably some drama. My contribution to the 2015 Castle Ficathon
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 15 - Words: 39,653 - Reviews: 156 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 158 - Updated: 4/9/2016 - Published: 12/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Walls and Hearts by mrnaylor930 reviews
Tumblr Prompt: Josh comes home to find a distraught Kate in the midst of a panic attack and has no idea how to calm her down. There's really only one person who can, so he calls in reinforcements in the form of Castle.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,737 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 17 - Published: 4/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Josh D. - Complete
I killed Lucy by PadyandMoony reviews
Kate tries to get Lucy back and finds it's not as easy as she thought. A bit of a mix of Angst and Humor. Kate is a bit OOC here but I blame the wine! Spoilers for season8
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,391 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 14 - Published: 4/7/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Not so Happy Birthday by PadyandMoony reviews
Rick's surprise birthday party doesn't go as planned as he tells his friends and family some hard truths. Spoilers for Season 8. SPOILERS FOR SUPERMAN VS. BATMAN.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,010 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 13 - Published: 4/5/2016 - Complete
Priorities by PadyandMoony reviews
Beckett receives a phone call that makes her rethink her priorities. Mention of violence. Season 8 spoilers.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,718 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 11 - Published: 4/5/2016 - Complete
Quid Pro Quo by Meg Moore reviews
'Who holds the dishonor of being your lousiest lay? Yes, I want to know.' Castle and Beckett have a enlightening conversation about the ghosts of lovers past, set early season 5.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,842 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 15 - Published: 4/2/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
How Dr Motorcycle Boy saved them from LockSat by PadyandMoony reviews
The title says all. Bit of a crack fic with very little angst! Warning: Violence. Spoilers for Season 8.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,205 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 5 - Published: 3/31/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Josh D. - Complete
Blasting the Past by CheerfulChemist reviews
An AU one off to cheer up a friend. Time traveler Doyle returns to the past to fix a problem in the time line, caused by Kate's career decision. This is a stand alone and doesn't go with any of my other stories. Of course I own nothing Castle.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 1 - Words: 920 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 18 - Published: 3/25/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sleepwalker by caffinate-me reviews
She had always refused to see why Castle had been a source of strain between them, but now Royce's note burned a hole through the fabric of her pants pocket, branding her hip with its words. Post TLaDiLA one-shot based on a tumblr prompt from Anonymous.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,949 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 27 - Published: 3/21/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Josh D. - Complete
Inside the Rainbow by FifthAttempt reviews
St. Patrick's Day at the Old Haunt. Everyone is there, including some surprising visitors who send Castle on a trip. A short for St. Patrick's day. I wrote this story very quickly, please forgive any choppiness, disparities, mis-spellings, or inaccuracy.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,563 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 3 - Published: 3/17/2016 - Complete
Mama Is A Superhero by Netsrik1 reviews
"I found a whip, a mask, and some handcuffs in mommy's drawer today... I can't believe it... She's a superhero!" Hannah Castle tells Alexis a secret. Set in the "Dragonslayer" universe. A story for #CastleFanficMonday.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 830 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 15 - Published: 3/14/2016 - Kate B., Alexis C., OC - Complete
The Air You Breathe by Griever11 reviews
Fill for the prompt 'running out of time' from the Castlefanfics Prompt Challenge on Tumblr. Season 4.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,641 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 39 - Published: 3/12/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Writing Roses by caffinate-me reviews
One Shot based on Fembot77's irrelevant headcannon: Beckett gets a delivery of 8 roses, with a note "A rose for every year since we first met. Happy Anniversary". A few months later, on a Wednesday afternoon, Castle opens the door to a flower delivery with his original note attached. There are 17 roses.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,199 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 36 - Published: 3/10/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Saving Grace by Pegship reviews
For the Castlefanfics Prompt Challenge. Kate's going to be busy this evening, but Castle isn't the reason. Pure fluff, completely harmless.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 811 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 12 - Published: 3/10/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Kevin R. - Complete
Richard Castle's Guide to Destroying a Love Story by BeautyforAshes7 reviews
Destroying a Love Story isn't Easy. But Some Writers Manage To Do It Anyway.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 617 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 6 - Published: 3/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hello by bravevulnerability reviews
'The glimpse of her face, her smile illuminating his screen, causes his chest to burn, consumed by fire that chars his heart. He loves her, but it's not enough. It's too much. And he can't take anymore.' An alternate end to season 4 that changes everything.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 28,999 - Reviews: 602 - Favs: 344 - Follows: 467 - Updated: 3/2/2016 - Published: 2/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Trading Places by madcrafter72 reviews
What if, when our Rick Castle was transported to the AU in 7x06 that other Richard Castle was brought into ours. How would he respond to the realities of his alternate's life? This story is currently on hiatus but will be finished.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,524 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 21 - Follows: 79 - Published: 2/26/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Paying The Piper by Shutterbug5269 reviews
My response to 8x09. Because I really think they went too far after Kate slapped Castle.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Crime - Chapters: 1 - Words: 982 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 21 - Published: 2/10/2016 - Kate B., V. Gates - Complete
A Father's Love by madreag reviews
Beckett's decision to leave Castle will have a devastating impact on the future. He will tell her,"I once believed,then I hoped, but now,all is gone. You have thrown us, away." She will attempt to repair the damage, but outside forces will complicate the task. Will they ever be repaired? Can he ever love her again? An AU tale, based on Season 8, for "Winter CastleFicaton, 2015."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 56,949 - Reviews: 282 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 192 - Updated: 2/7/2016 - Published: 12/13/2015 - Complete
Richard Castle's Guide to Removing Plot Holes by BeautyforAshes7 reviews
A sequel of sorts to Richard Castle's Guide to Destroying a Character.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 537 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 6 - Follows: 4 - Published: 2/1/2016
Dreaming With Eyes Closed Tight by tjmack1986 reviews
3x24 AU. The blood is covering the ground at an alarming rate. No matter how much pressure she adds. In that moment she knows, no one is going to be able to save him. Character Death Warning!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,076 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 4 - Published: 1/26/2016
No Exit by WRTRD reviews
While staying at Castle's loft after her apartment has blown up, Beckett stumbles on something…surprising. Set shortly after 2x18. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 24,558 - Reviews: 632 - Favs: 206 - Follows: 307 - Updated: 1/21/2016 - Published: 1/4/2016 - Kate B. - Complete
Rebirth by whatifellinlovewith reviews
She broke something wonderful, tore it to shreds. She left him, and now she needs to come home. She needs to fix this, for him, for them. All of them. A post 8x02 story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 17 - Words: 29,789 - Reviews: 696 - Favs: 251 - Follows: 492 - Updated: 1/21/2016 - Published: 10/20/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Doubt Thou The Stars by acertainzest reviews
Summer 2015 kink meme prompt: "Emotional sex during the night of always. So maybe their 2nd or 3rd round. She tells him how much he means to her etc. So some cute, fluffy, hot smut."
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,373 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 83 - Follows: 33 - Published: 1/20/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
To Breathe Again by whatifellinlovewith reviews
"It's been a month. A month of grueling training, of learning the rules and regulations and pushing herself to the limits. A month of proving herself and then coming home to…this. To nothing." Season 6 AU.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,268 - Reviews: 44 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 32 - Published: 1/18/2016 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
A Promise by Perditus-Inquisitor reviews
He's always been strong for her when she needed him. Now, it's her turn to be strong for him when he needs her.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 9,295 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 89 - Updated: 1/11/2016 - Published: 11/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
A Bridge Too Far by DizzyDrea reviews
Rick finally figures out what Kate's been up to, thanks to an unlikely source.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,825 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 9 - Published: 1/10/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Things Fall Apart by Leonard 356 reviews
AU: Two months after 8-02. The mistakes made by Beckett in trusting strangers rather than her colleagues and husband come back to haunt her. Two shot with epilogue.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,371 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 47 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 1/5/2016 - Published: 1/2/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Culpability by JeVeuxReves reviews
During Wrapped Up in Death, Castle hits his head and gets seriously injured when Beckett rigged his chair. Submission for Castle winter 2015 Hiatus Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,228 - Reviews: 100 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 270 - Updated: 12/15/2015 - Published: 11/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Medieval Times by Trinity Everett reviews
So he'd sprung for an authentic Renaissance Faire costume for her. He'd bought one for himself, too. Albeit his is a lot less clingy than hers and it also has pants, but they're going to fit in perfectly on their undercover op. Posted for #CastleFanficMonday
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Humor/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,778 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 15 - Published: 12/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., S. Perlmutter - Complete
No Captain by silentshutters reviews
Post Season 802 'XX'. Spoilers. No Longer a two shot. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 17,776 - Reviews: 110 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 105 - Updated: 12/9/2015 - Published: 9/29/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P., V. Gates - Complete
The Gift by missy52061 reviews
Kate gets a Christmas present from her son. Written for a Castle-less Monday. I don't own Castle, I just wish I did.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,417 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 24 - Follows: 7 - Published: 12/7/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
moebius by Cora Clavia reviews
It's the same coffee I've always gotten you. Season 8, oneshot.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 447 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 20 - Published: 12/6/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Battlefield by XX00Meg00XX reviews
"But he sees the immediate reaction to the idea of losing him in spite of her plan to keep him safe, watches as it nearly breaks her apart in every way." An 8X01 post-ep. (sort of a fixer, because happy endings are ALWAYS possible, as our show has proven.)
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,093 - Reviews: 59 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 21 - Published: 12/3/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The saddest are these: by Kate Christie reviews
What might have been between "Knockout" and "Rise." First place entry for the Castle Hiatus Writing Contest 2015. Thanks to Caffinate-Me and Airbefore - we do this better together. Twitter: Kate Christie Tumblr: KathrynChristie dot tumblr dot com.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 936 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 35 - Published: 12/2/2015 - Kate B. - Complete
Great Expectations by drdit92 reviews
Something was going on. Something with Beckett. And who better to add up all the clues than the two other detectives on her team?
Castle - Rated: K - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,620 - Reviews: 31 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 14 - Published: 11/22/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
A Secret by Trinity Everett reviews
While Beckett sleeps, Castle shares a secret and a silly story with his young daughter. Caskett. Part of the Pictures of Us series. Written for CastleThemeDay.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,601 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 26 - Published: 11/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Fallen Hard by Garrae reviews
"She came. He hadn't expected it: they'd lost their anniversary dinner to a rain check and the simmering idiocy that was Esposito and Ryan. But she came... And he would conquer." Spoilers for 8.07. One-shot.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,609 - Reviews: 71 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 30 - Published: 11/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Always by JeVeuxReves reviews
A collection of missing scenes from Beckett and Castle's life together.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 3,714 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 13 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 11/15/2015 - Published: 7/24/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Comfort from Days Gone By by CheerfulChemist reviews
An AU post 806 one shot. Kate is alone in an SRO, miserably hugging a Castle doll she got at a book signing as a teenager and thinking about what happened with the real one. Kate examines the pattern of her past behavior and decides what to do. Of course Kate and Castle don't belong to me, but they constantly inhabit my brain.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,216 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 15 - Published: 11/15/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Northern Lights by WRTRD reviews
It's Christmas time, and Kate Beckett suddenly discovers something important about herself. And Castle. Because we could all use a little love right now. Set in the middle of S3. One-shot. Complete
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,325 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 82 - Follows: 26 - Published: 11/13/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Chill Pill by WRTRD reviews
Katherine Beckett prides herself on her thoroughness, her attention to detail, but her mind has been elsewhere lately. Set early in Season 5. One shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,152 - Reviews: 63 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 32 - Published: 11/12/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Fade Into Light by ColieMacKenzie reviews
Kate buys a new home, only to find that it is haunted. A ghost story. A love story. A pre-season to season 4-ish AU story. Entry for the Castle Halloween Bash 2015. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,404 - Reviews: 183 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 11/2/2015 - Published: 10/31/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Broken Things by LianneZ4 reviews
'Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words–' What about words? – Months after Kate resolves the case around "Locksat", the latest Nikki Heat comes out and Kate realizes the truth about her relationship with Castle. Set in Season 8, written before ep.8 (currently AU).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,297 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 11 - Published: 11/2/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Lanie P. - Complete
Here and There by acertainzest reviews
Beckett interrogates Castle about the many places where he has fantasized about having sex with her. Takes place right at the beginning of Beckett's suspension in season 5 (i.e. right after she says "I'm pretty sure I'll think of something" in 5x01).
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,798 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 86 - Follows: 75 - Updated: 10/31/2015 - Published: 10/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Caskett Shipwrecked by LittleLizzieZentara reviews
The Caskett shippers were back. Some are angry enough to want to throw stuffed animals at Kate's head. Others are angry enough to kill. Set shortly after 8x02. NOT a death fic. I couldn't do that to Castle. Total crack fic. You've been warned...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Parody/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,792 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 6 - Published: 10/30/2015 - Complete
Careful What You Wish For by Jclimactic reviews
Be careful what you wish for, sometimes you get it; just when you realize it's not what you want anymore. Choices were made, but things are changing. Events drive new choices for both Beckett and Castle. Speculation fic for the fall finale.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,806 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 15 - Published: 10/21/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Consequences of choices by Doc Lee reviews
Set post 8x02. Kate discovers the harsh consequences of her choice.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,558 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 12 - Published: 10/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
He Stopped Loving Her Today by bethanyhallen reviews
Kate kept waiting for him to give up, walk away. She deserved that, for never telling him the reasons why. Why she tore them to pieces without an explanation. ***Warning: Character death***
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,803 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Richard Castle's Guide to Destroying a Character by BeautyforAshes7 reviews
Kate walks in while Castle is preparing a writing lesson. She learns a few things about herself.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 511 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 12 - Follows: 2 - Published: 10/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bank Explosions and Panic Attacks by NotYetLostFaith reviews
"The only thing she could process was that her entire world was now darker. And suddenly she couldn't breathe." Cops and Robbers One Shot
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,200 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 71 - Follows: 23 - Published: 10/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Aftermath - After Always Ends by Leonard 356 reviews
AU after Rita's second meeting with Kate in XX. How would Rick react to Beckett's departure if he knew the whole story? Warning - There is no Casket ending. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 27,449 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 75 - Follows: 81 - Updated: 10/14/2015 - Published: 10/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Meredith - Complete
The nightmare choice by Doc Lee reviews
A response to the end of 802 & the season 8 storyline as a whole. Starts off really dark & contains character deaths. Rated M for that reason.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,227 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 8 - Published: 10/14/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Alexis C. - Complete
Finished by Where's Beckett reviews
My musings after 8x02
Castle - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 6,649 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 53 - Updated: 10/9/2015 - Published: 9/29/2015 - Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
Here As On A Darkling Plain by bingblot reviews
She was doing it again, falling back into old, bad habits, as if nothing had really changed, as if her wall was still there. A "fix it" post-ep for 8x2 "XX."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,968 - Reviews: 39 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 14 - Published: 10/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Last Song by JerichoSteele reviews
My conclusion of the story arc begun in 8 x 01 and 8 x 02. Sorry in advance for the drama and the angst. Be warned, there are spoilers as well.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,589 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 3 - Published: 9/30/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Consequences by Shutterbug5269 reviews
A post ep for 8x02, because Kate Beckett really hasn't considered all of the ramifications before walking out on Castle and setting off on this crusade.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,055 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 28 - Follows: 26 - Published: 9/29/2015 - Kate B. - Complete
The Click of the Light and the Start of the Dream by KBRC10 reviews
After being held captive for nine months Kate Beckett is finally free, but now she must work with Detective Castle in order to solve the case that almost destroyed her. Can Detective Castle solve the case and bring justice to her? As the case unravels how will it affect both of their lives? AU & Pre-Season.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Crime - Chapters: 19 - Words: 82,564 - Reviews: 172 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 313 - Updated: 9/27/2015 - Published: 3/29/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.
Operation: White Whale by InkyCoffee reviews
Mission: Surveillance. Subject: Richard Castle. Transcripts from 27 Feb, 2009. [Castle Summer Hiatus 2015 Ficathon Entry] See my author page for new M!rated companion to Ch 81. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 133 - Words: 25,654 - Reviews: 3310 - Favs: 149 - Follows: 288 - Updated: 9/20/2015 - Published: 5/12/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Pure by swallowedminds reviews
For CastleFanficMonday. Fluff. For a prompt I received on tumblr :) Oneshot.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,358 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 13 - Published: 9/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - 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
Colours Conspire To Overwhelm the Grey by pullingbeckettspigtails reviews
Once he's blinked the bleariness away from his eyes, he's met with the image of his gorgeous wife, the morning sun filtering in from their bedroom window making her hazel eyes look incredibly green, golden flecks showing as she smiles, the lilac bedsheet modestly covering her body, only her bare shoulders out. WARNING: CHARACTER DEATH
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,510 - Reviews: 22 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 12 - Published: 9/3/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
Into the Night Go by seilleanmor reviews
A request sent to me by the lovely Sid, and filled for Castle Fanfic Monday. Kate guides her husband through the grief of losing his mother. Character death warning, obviously. One shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,633 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 56 - Follows: 24 - Published: 8/17/2015 - Complete
Makes Him Brave by bravevulnerability reviews
'Kate jerks up from her seat, ready to do damage, to make Vulcan Simmons pay, but before she can even dig her hands into his shirt and fling him against the wall, Castle already has him by the neck.' A twist on 3x13, Knockdown.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,985 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 171 - Follows: 67 - Published: 8/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Maelstrom by IOwnABoat reviews
"You didn't come all this way, in the rain...you didn't almost DIE to be put off by one unanswered call." Set during that special night between "Always" and "After the Storm".
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 12,053 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 56 - Updated: 8/17/2015 - Published: 8/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Cat Burglar by somebodyfeedthesebirds reviews
Kate finds out how Castle feels about her with a little help from a friend. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,500 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 62 - Follows: 16 - Published: 8/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Operation: White Whale Redacted by InkyCoffee reviews
An M!Rated companion piece to Operation: White Whale, exploring Chapter 81's... escalation... a little more thoroughly. Written by the awesome, wonderful, talented Griever11, but she's letting me publish it.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,564 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 29 - Published: 8/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bundle of Joy by lms2457 reviews
Okay, so maybe Kate Beckett is a little bit of a baby person after all...
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 510 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 24 - Published: 8/3/2015 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Healing Hands by bravevulnerability reviews
'Her hand flies to his forehead before she even realizes what she's doing, but his damp skin and fevered flesh steal her attention from the meaning behind her unplanned touch and that familiar worry uncoils from its hiding place inside her stomach.' In which a cold tests the boundaries of Castle and Beckett's partnership. Season 4 AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,602 - Reviews: 209 - Favs: 280 - Follows: 350 - Updated: 6/6/2015 - Published: 5/25/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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
Because of Us by bravevulnerability reviews
'Her heart is exploding in her chest, beating against her heaving ribcage with bruising intensity, pumping adrenaline through her veins. So hard and fast, she almost doesn't notice the blood.' Brief insert for 7x23, Hollander's Woods.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,572 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 43 - Published: 5/12/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ghostwriter by rewritetheending reviews
After Kate disappears, Castle will do whatever it takes to get her back, even if it means playing along with Jerry Tyson's dangerous game. But given the similarities between psychopaths and mystery writers, does Castle have an advantage that even 3XK hadn't considered? A multi-chapter mystery AU taking off from the end of Resurrection (7x14).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Drama - Chapters: 7 - Words: 14,847 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 52 - Updated: 5/2/2015 - Published: 4/13/2015 - Rick C., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
You Don't Love Me by The Muse of Apollo reviews
Watershed (5x24). This is how it could have gone. Castle gets some things off his chest. One Shot.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,384 - Reviews: 27 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 12 - Published: 4/23/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
Lead Me Home by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been ongoing for the last few days – the restlessness, the nightmares, the sounds that crawl from his lips and crack her heart open more each night. But she doesn't think it's ever been this bad.' Episode insert for 7x20, Sleeper, with a minor twist on Rick's dream and the consequences that follow.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,848 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 24 - Published: 4/21/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
At Least I Got a Goodbye by J.D. Cunegan reviews
AU: Three years after Richard Castle's fiery car crash, he hasn't been found. He is presumed dead, leaving Kate Beckett at a personal cross roads.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 38 - Words: 58,025 - Reviews: 144 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 207 - Updated: 4/20/2015 - Published: 10/8/2014 - Kate B., Alexis C. - Complete
The Things We Do For Our Kids by missy52061 reviews
Rick Castle is willing to do anything for his kids - even learn to catch a ball! A story for a #Castle FanFictionMonday! As always, I don't own Castle, I just wish I did.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 890 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 10 - Follows: 4 - Published: 4/13/2015 - Rick C., Javier E. - Complete
Contractual Obligations by NPYD reviews
[Castle Pornado 2015. Early S5. Fluff-smut with no plot.] How Beckett got her mojo back, and Castle got the holy grail of lifetime contracts at (though not necessarily with) Black Pawn.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,033 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 24 - Published: 4/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Autumn is a Second Spring by rewritetheending reviews
"'I'm not going home. Not until you tell me why you're so pissed.' He pauses, tilting his head as he studies her. 'Actually, no. Not until you tell me why you're hurt. Because that's what this is, right? You're hurt.'" Castle confronts Beckett after his return to the precinct in 3x01.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,852 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 87 - Follows: 33 - Published: 4/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
trails by closingdoors reviews
A fill for the prompt: "My tent just broke and I'm not about to sleep by myself in there now, so can you scoot over?". Castle, Beckett, and the rest of the team decide to take a trip to the woods. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,683 - Reviews: 53 - Favs: 196 - Follows: 55 - Published: 3/16/2015 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
The End by djinni14 reviews
Everything comes to an end. Some endings are simple and you can see them coming. Others are a slap in the face that you didn't see coming. But what if the end is of your own creation? A mistake that you can't fix, no matter how hard you want to. - COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,930 - Reviews: 19 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 9 - Published: 3/9/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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
Thaw by prettyinsanity reviews
3x17 'Countdown' AU. When Kate tried to shoot off the lock on the freezer door, what if a bullet didn't miss Castle?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,806 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 66 - Follows: 24 - Published: 2/3/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
What a mess by RGoodfellow64 reviews
Lanie isn't pleased with the way Alexis behaves towards Kate and calls her into her office to discuss the matter. Takes place at the end of season 4.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,772 - Reviews: 30 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 21 - Published: 1/23/2015 - Kate B., Alexis C., Lanie P. - Complete
Battle Scars by LittleCreatureFear reviews
"We're the same, you and I," Kate breathed. "I just wish it wasn't in this way." / Kate and her daughter show each other their battle scars.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,897 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 45 - Updated: 1/8/2015 - Published: 12/18/2014 - Complete
talk, talk, talk by airbefore reviews
Only one person can make him start to feel whole again, like something more than a broken shell of a human. One person. And he doesn't even know her real name. *AU based loosely on 4x12*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,049 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 51 - Published: 12/28/2014 - 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
A Christmas Castle Carol by Where's Beckett reviews
I think the title says it all. It is Kate's usual tradition. Working on Christmas Eve I apologize to Charles Dickens
Castle - Rated: K - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 11,519 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 27 - Follows: 67 - Updated: 12/8/2014 - Published: 12/2/2014 - Complete
Noceo by chezchuckles reviews
noceo - latin, 'I harm.' Noceos are shadow men, slender men, the black mass that torment children. A pre-Castle story about what happened in Hollander's Woods when Rick was 11 years old. Based off the comments from 7x02, though no real spoilers for that episode.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Horror/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,536 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 10 - Published: 10/7/2014 - Rick C. - Complete
Confronting Betrayal by Shutterbug5269 reviews
Alexis seeks advice from Lanie only to overhear Espo and Ryan badmouthing her father and completely unloads on them. My post episode tag for "Driven" *Spoilers for 7x01*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,520 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 46 - Follows: 35 - Published: 10/1/2014 - Complete
The Worst of Words by Kate Christie reviews
"…Give thy worst of thoughts/The worst of words." -Othello, Act 3, Scene 3. After Castle disappears, the only thing keeping Kate Beckett afloat is her conviction that Richard Castle is alive. But in order to return to work, Beckett is forced by Burke to keep a daily journal. 6x23 2014 CastleFicathon. Thanks to Angie & E for gorgeous artwork & Alex for an amazing summer of editing.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 133 - Words: 27,029 - Reviews: 4533 - Favs: 420 - Follows: 608 - Updated: 9/29/2014 - Published: 5/19/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Amor Vincit Omnia by XX00Meg00XX reviews
"Their love story had been beautiful, epic and one that all people dream about. It lived through tests and trials and only grew stronger as the years went on. In the end, it taught the most beautiful lesson of all." One-shot that whispered in my ear until I put the words on paper. Warning: Character deaths.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,266 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 5 - Published: 9/17/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Contact by NPYD reviews
[Post "47 Seconds." Long one-shot.] Castle and Beckett have a long-overdue heart to heart with many miles between them.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,878 - Reviews: 43 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 39 - Published: 8/10/2014 - Complete
Fixated by Meg Moore reviews
'They go straight back to her apartment after her suspension is handed down...' An After the Storm post-ep.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,551 - Reviews: 24 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 23 - Published: 7/15/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Come Back To Me by Shutterbug5269 reviews
What if Rick had had a different reaction to Kate's secret being revealed in the interrogation room? VERY AU after 47 Seconds. Based on a prompt from Louise McDoogle. Her words used with permission. Now with new Cover art by Detective Angie
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 10 - Words: 21,644 - Reviews: 187 - Favs: 169 - Follows: 274 - Updated: 5/29/2014 - Published: 4/18/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Saying Goodbye by LindaInDC reviews
Summary: An alternate storyline path beginning in at that moment where Kate confesses more than she meant to in the Interrogation room, and the aftermath that it rains down on Rick. Not much in the lines of case work on this story, it is more about what happens when a person thinks everything they feel for another is invalidated.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 39,216 - Reviews: 319 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 250 - Updated: 5/22/2014 - Published: 4/7/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
moirai by ColieMacKenzie reviews
The five times they didn't quite and the one time they did...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,518 - Reviews: 65 - Favs: 59 - Follows: 25 - Published: 4/8/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unfinished by eyrianone reviews
It should have brought them closer together, not torn them apart – she understands this now. What she doesn't know is whether any way back for them still remains. Future fic - Complete. **Winner of 'Favorite M rated Fanfic Multi-chp' in the 2013 Castle Fanfic Writers Guild Awards**
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 68,293 - Reviews: 1834 - Favs: 692 - Follows: 804 - Updated: 2/4/2014 - Published: 4/18/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
the saddest lines by closingdoors reviews
An ultimately AU oneshot post '47 seconds' in which 'Headhunters' never happened. Because without Ethan Slaughter, perhaps they never would've found one another again. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,339 - Reviews: 52 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 25 - Published: 1/8/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
a compact revolution by Cora Clavia reviews
More truth than Castle normally tells, and more than Beckett's ready to hear. It changes everything. Quietly. Season 3, post-Poof! You're Dead!
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,167 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 85 - Follows: 55 - Published: 12/30/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
In Retrospect by Skyknight1987 reviews
Looking back, he should have seen this coming . For a relationship filled with missed chances, things left unsaid and roads not taken, it was impossible for it to have ended any other way. And there was nothing that he could have done about it. - AU Post Knockout
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,468 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 22 - Follows: 2 - Published: 9/18/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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: 205 - Follows: 142 - Updated: 7/30/2013 - Published: 7/29/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Inch By Inch by Dmarx reviews
He's had to scratch and claw for every inch. Post-Watershed. One-shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,953 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 20 - Published: 6/11/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
corpora lente augescent cito extinguuntur by closingdoors reviews
Five times Castle went to a funeral, and one time it was his own. Co-written with tombombadillo. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,301 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 50 - Follows: 12 - Published: 6/5/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Blue Man by silentshutters reviews
She is definitely her father's daughter. She will have her revenge. Post Episode 20 – The Fast and the Furriest. Humor and Smut. For purplangel. Who wanted proof.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,826 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 20 - Published: 4/30/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Lanie P. - Complete
Piano In The Dark by Shutterbug5269 reviews
After a tragic, soul crushing case, Kate peels another layer off the Castle onion.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,710 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 7 - Published: 4/29/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
magnification levels by Cora Clavia reviews
They make everything a little sharper. Oneshot.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,310 - Reviews: 116 - Favs: 259 - Follows: 61 - Published: 4/24/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Follow Me Into Darkness by Dana Keylits reviews
Still reeling following his daughters kidnapping, Castle can't cope, and it could mean the end of his relationship with Kate. Disclaimer: The characters belong to Andrew W. Marlowe, not to me, though I wish they did because I would definitely have them kissing with the lights on!
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 18,154 - Reviews: 151 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 177 - Updated: 3/7/2013 - Published: 2/23/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unraveled by ColieMacKenzie reviews
The tapestry of a life, unfurled from end to its beginning; a quilt of one-hundred's.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,195 - Reviews: 67 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 11 - Published: 1/26/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Where We Hide Away by blue252 reviews
"It's like a vicious spiral. The more she tries to avoid thinking about what Meredith said, the deeper she sinks. The more questions flood her mind..." Post-ep for 5x10.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,787 - Reviews: 48 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 12 - Published: 1/7/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Links by caffinate-me reviews
"I wear the chain I forged in life. I made it link by link…" Set Christmas season 4 after Killshot, before Cuffed. 4th Place in the 12th Precint Castle Christmas Fanfic Competition.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,567 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 49 - Follows: 7 - Published: 12/23/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Alexis Gets Marriedwritten by OLDESTMAN by jaytoyz reviews
'Read it or don't...I just wrote it' is how I like to believe Tom would put it. READ THE A/N...IT'S IMPORTANT!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,802 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 3 - Published: 11/2/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Other Side by BayWest reviews
What if Castle didn't open the door in Always? Time jump after Chapter 1.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 7 - Words: 9,028 - Reviews: 114 - Favs: 64 - Follows: 175 - Updated: 10/7/2012 - Published: 9/9/2012
Nocturne by Kate Christie reviews
If it were possible for time to stop, for the earth to pause in its spinning, it would happen for them on this night. The hours between "Always" and "After the Storm." Now complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 16,808 - Reviews: 266 - Favs: 326 - Follows: 200 - Updated: 9/24/2012 - Published: 9/10/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Shattered Pieces by Skyknight1987 reviews
"I really thought you were good for him. I thought you were making him better. And now?" Alexis laughed harshly,"I'd rather have the immature playboy than the zombie you left me with." AU. Post Rise. Kate finds out that bonds that are hard to break are even harder to fix once they are broken.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 15,081 - Reviews: 124 - Favs: 104 - Follows: 166 - Updated: 7/28/2012 - Published: 12/20/2011 - Kate B., Alexis C.
Waiting Game by muppet47 reviews
If this was what really being in love felt like Kate wasn't sure she was going to survive it. Not like this was news, but obviously something was seriously wrong with her. Winner of FanFic: Best Humor in the 2012 Castle Fan Awards
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 12 - Words: 53,160 - Reviews: 740 - Favs: 799 - Follows: 477 - Updated: 5/6/2012 - Published: 10/25/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Old Habits by dalfron reviews
Now he knows he's just a plucky sidekick, and nothing more. Not her One and Done. Not the man she wanted to be with. Not enough. -Post-ep 47 Seconds. Spoilers for 4x19/4x20. I ain't kidding when I say it's angsty.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 15,213 - Reviews: 86 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 276 - Updated: 4/29/2012 - Published: 3/27/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
Clarity by ColieMacKenzie reviews
The first thing he becomes aware of is her scent, the subtle, familiar notes of cherry and cinnamon sugar that tease his nose. ONE-SHOT.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,912 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 168 - Follows: 27 - Published: 4/25/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Nightmare by eyrianone reviews
Post 47 seconds. What can happen when silence is all there is.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 227 - Reviews: 18 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 2 - Published: 3/27/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Exit Wounds by kbecks41319 reviews
"She knows, though, that no matter how she breaks it to the girl that she'll always be the bad guy." Warning: Character death. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,630 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 8 - Published: 2/21/2012 - Kate B. - Complete
The Haunting by ekc293 reviews
In a hypothetical future, Rick realizes that it's not the ghosts that choose to stick around. It's the people left behind who can't bear to let them go. Caskett, family!fic. Warning: Terribly sad, character death. Just… give it a shot. Now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 11 - Words: 20,853 - Reviews: 281 - Favs: 119 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 1/25/2012 - Published: 1/15/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Acquainted With the Night by chezchuckles reviews
Co-authored story by Topsy and chezchuckles. While Beckett has been struggling with PTSD, with becoming more, Castle has been struggling as well.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 10,695 - Reviews: 164 - Favs: 234 - Follows: 202 - Updated: 1/18/2012 - Published: 1/17/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
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
Exile by DeadPigeon reviews
It had now been one month. One month to the day since she said she'd call, and here he was...still waiting.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 669 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 11/28/2011 - Rick C. - Complete
Breathe by Oldest Man reviews
Just a little something after the bank thing. Kate and her thoughts.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 757 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 11 - Follows: 1 - Published: 11/1/2011 - Kate B. - Complete
Kiss Me Slowly by Monkeywand reviews
"When the time comes, baby don't run, just kiss me slowly." What happens when Castle sings in a bar and Kate's there? One-shot. Song Fic.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,781 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 8 - Published: 10/31/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
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Rewriting the Ending reviews
He doesn't know how their story was supposed to end, but he knows it wasn't like this. He's going to give them the ending they deserve. AU after 8x08. Begins with character death and is pretty dark, but that lessens as the story progresses. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,458 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 3/1/2016 - Published: 2/15/2016 - Rick C. - Complete
Cageling reviews
One-shot insert for "Hunt." Alexis's thoughts while in captivity.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,721 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 1/9/2016 - Alexis C. - Complete
C'est La Mort reviews
He's tired of scratching and clawing. It feels like the worst mistake he could make, but he will let her go, as she's asked him to. Genre adjusted to Tragedy. Character death. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,158 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 26 - Follows: 57 - Updated: 11/14/2015 - Published: 10/16/2015 - Rick C. - Complete
Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart reviews
One-shot based off 8x02. Angst to the maximum. Character death - ye be warned. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 611 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 7 - Follows: 3 - Published: 10/2/2015 - Complete
Imperfect Faith reviews
Completed one-shot insert for 7x01. A conversation between Beckett and Alexis
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,719 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 16 - Follows: 4 - Published: 9/20/2015 - Kate B., Alexis C., Kevin R., V. Gates - Complete
Unspoken reviews
Fill-in for "Target." A peek into Gates's thoughts during that significant look she gave Castle and Beckett. COMPLETE ONE-SHOT.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 535 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 4 - Published: 8/15/2015 - Complete
The Rumor of Forests reviews
One-shot fill-in for 7x23. My take on how Li'l Castle became a writer. "I tried to discover, in the rumor of forests...words that other men could not hear." - Gustave Flaubert. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,056 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 1 - Published: 5/18/2015
Dead Ringer reviews
So while "our" Castle was in the Alternate Universe, where was the "other" Castle? A 4-chapter story set in the "Time of Our Lives" AU, taking place after the events of that episode. COMPLETE!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Family - Chapters: 4 - Words: 10,124 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 18 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 4/27/2015 - Published: 4/22/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R., Javier E.
Adrift reviews
What it might have been like for Castle adrift at sea in 7x01. Vague speculation on the events behind that; assumes he did not have his memory wiped but that his mind did that on its own. COMPLETED ONE-SHOT.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,545 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 4/10/2015
Sense Memory reviews
One-shot take on how Castle's memories of his abduction might come back to him. Pure speculation. Wanted to get this up before 7x20 airs.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,042 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 14 - Follows: 13 - Published: 3/14/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Martha R. - Complete
Cold reviews
Reckoning Post-Ep. Castle's thoughts about how he was able to do what was necessary. A bit of speculation for S7.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 807 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/20/2015 - Rick C., Kate B.