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Author has written 1 story for Inuyasha.

Did you know that barbies rot your brain?

...k...

anyway

I am called Hawk Longinus, and speak as such most often.

However, every once in a while (namely the beginning of my stories),mypersonality will split andI will talk as both'Hawk' and 'Longinus' seperately.

Favorite Anime: (in no specific order)

Evangelion, Inuyasha, Naruto, s-CRY-ed, etc. (there are many others; "too" many to list

i also am a lover of and totally obsessed with the now cancelled show Castle!

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Second Chance by imdoingthiswhy reviews
Season 2 finale AU. Lanie sees the disaster happening as Castle leaves with Gina. She talks to Beckett, then goes behind Beckett's back to stage an intervention. Life, love, cases, crises, etc. follow.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 189 - Words: 867,288 - Reviews: 2689 - Favs: 338 - Follows: 533 - Updated: 1h - Published: 8/20/2016
The Power of Ten by WRTRD reviews
A one-shot story for today, set in the Eliot universe, but without Eliot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,500 - Reviews: 66 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 13 - Published: 3/9/2019 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Slow Burn by Liv Wilder reviews
Nothing else exists in this world after Kate Beckett utters the words, "Castle, if we were getting married " with that open, adult look in her eye. AU set during 4x11: "Til Death Do Us Part"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 22 - Words: 66,211 - Reviews: 1450 - Favs: 291 - Follows: 498 - Updated: 2/18/2019 - Published: 5/2/2018 - Rick C., Kate B.
Near Light by bravevulnerability reviews
"All I want this Christmas is just to be here, to remember. But if I can't do that… I want to make new memories, build new traditions to go with the old." An AU that takes place immediately after the events of 3x24, Knockout. Set during the Christmas season.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 12 - Words: 44,256 - Reviews: 661 - Favs: 246 - Follows: 281 - Updated: 12/24/2018 - Published: 12/14/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Company by Trinity Everett reviews
A chance encounter in the park has the potential to turn Kate Beckett's life upside down. Caskett AU. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 35,877 - Reviews: 773 - Favs: 218 - Follows: 317 - Updated: 11/12/2018 - Published: 5/9/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Nightfall by Lord of Kavaka reviews
She and her fellow NYPD officers had trained for dozens of scenarios, from natural disasters to another terrorist attack. The problem was no one seemed to know what exactly was going on. Season 3 AU. For CastleHalloweenBash 2018. Rated T. NOW COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Horror - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,091 - Reviews: 193 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 103 - Updated: 11/11/2018 - Published: 10/22/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
One Lifetime by Trinity Everett reviews
Drifting somewhere between here and there, Kate Beckett answers the question: was one lifetime with Rick Castle enough? - A post-8x22 fic, written for the 2018 Castle Halloween Bash.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,147 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 25 - Published: 11/1/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sweet and Savory by Trinity Everett reviews
There's a particular theme when it comes to the Castle Family's Halloween costumes this year, and it doesn't take long for Rick to figure out what it is. Written for the 2018 Castle Halloween Bash
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,710 - Reviews: 49 - Favs: 41 - Follows: 17 - Published: 10/31/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
All Over Again by Garrae reviews
"You're still here. I thought… I said I'd call you." Her words hurt him; pierced his carapace of calm. "Yeah. But it sounded like you wouldn't," he said bluntly. "So before I go, answer me just one thing. How much do you really remember?" AU, after Beckett was shot in s3. #Castleficathon2018
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 22 - Words: 74,468 - Reviews: 1006 - Favs: 178 - Follows: 283 - Updated: 8/12/2018 - Published: 6/24/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Jim B., OC - Complete
Whiteout by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Antarctica. Six million square miles of ice. The coldest place on Earth. Forty-six countries had competing claims and maintained outposts. There was no regular law enforcement there. Kate Beckett was the lone U.S. Marshal assigned to the territory. AU from RISE. CastleFicathon2018. Inspired by the graphic novels and movie of the same name. Rated T. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 28 - Words: 75,416 - Reviews: 704 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 145 - Updated: 8/10/2018 - Published: 6/8/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] OC - Complete
This Changes Everything by FebWriter reviews
Post 8x22. When Kate and Rick are shot in their own home, it's only the beginning of a journey that changes everything, not just for them, but for their friends and loved ones. New paths open up, while the bonds of love and friendship only grow stronger. The future is everyone's to decide.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 117 - Words: 465,902 - Reviews: 1589 - Favs: 276 - Follows: 412 - Updated: 8/5/2018 - Published: 7/11/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I Can't Wait To Go Home by NotYetLostFaith reviews
The team haven't seen each other in years, after a massive trauma tore them all apart. As they gather once more, brought together for the memorial, they can't help but remember the terrible events that brought them all there.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 13 - Words: 26,758 - Reviews: 265 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 236 - Updated: 6/17/2018 - Published: 2/12/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R.
The World at Our Feet by Trinity Everett reviews
After leaving work early one night, Beckett surprises Castle with something magical. Season 7 fic. Caskett
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,150 - Reviews: 40 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 23 - Published: 5/20/2018 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Gone by Roadrunnerz reviews
While following a lead in a gruesome homicide case, Captain Kate Beckett disappears and is eventually presumed dead. Six years later she's found, barely alive, in a cabin in the woods, only to return to a world she no longer recognizes. An Absentia-inspired Castle fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Angst - Chapters: 38 - Words: 114,690 - Reviews: 923 - Favs: 201 - Follows: 342 - Updated: 5/14/2018 - Published: 9/17/2017 - Complete
Moments of Always 5: Delightfully Awkward by Castle Season 9 reviews
Castle, Beckett, and Lily run into an old acquaintance while on a family excursion. Awkwardness and hilarity ensue. There might be a smooch or two. Written by Meg Moore for the Castle Season 9 "Moments of Always" project.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,768 - Reviews: 46 - Favs: 39 - Follows: 20 - Published: 5/13/2018 - Complete
Moments of Always 3: Stone Cold Fear by Castle Season 9 reviews
It's been hours and the piercing wails haven't stopped. She's tried calling Castle but her phone calls aren't going through. She never should have pushed him to leave on the book tour. He would know what to do. She doesn't know how to help their daughter. Written by EllaNight for the Castle Season 9 "Moments of Always" project.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,746 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 20 - Published: 5/10/2018 - Complete
the ghost ship that didn't carry us by faithsette reviews
I'll never know, and neither will you, of the life you don't choose. Semi-AU, maybe.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,879 - Reviews: 45 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 27 - Published: 4/29/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Reaching by PossumSoul reviews
(S3 AU) "Brattleboro, Vermont?" Beckett asks. "Yes, ma'am. I'm calling because you're listed as the emergency contact for a Richard Castle. I'm afraid we have some bad news." *COMPLETE*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 24 - Words: 77,783 - Reviews: 777 - Favs: 250 - Follows: 332 - Updated: 4/4/2018 - Published: 3/4/2018 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
All I Want by bravevulnerability reviews
'All he wants for his birthday is to move past her. But his heart doesn't want that at all. His heart wants Kate Beckett to show up at his door and prove him wrong. Or, better yet, prove all of his previous misgivings about her, about them, right. But there aren't enough birthday wishes in the world to make that one come true.' Post 4x19 AU for Castle's birthday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,547 - Reviews: 95 - Favs: 178 - Follows: 62 - Published: 4/1/2018 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Forgetting by Caskett1960 reviews
Post 8x07 'The Last Seduction.' The story will start in canon for that episode, but will move into AU territory after Kate receives the mysterious text from Vikram. Kate vanishes the morning after she and Castle celebrate their first wedding anniversary. Where has she gone and why? I want to thank Angie (at dtrekker) for the fantastic cover art. Contains spoilers for Season 8.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Crime - Chapters: 44 - Words: 212,422 - Reviews: 801 - Favs: 132 - Follows: 223 - Updated: 2/22/2018 - Published: 9/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Our Serendipitous Paths by ColieMacKenzie reviews
Kate Beckett wakes in a world where nothing is as she knows it to be. A season 4, AU story. NOW COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 41,992 - Reviews: 716 - Favs: 437 - Follows: 749 - Updated: 12/20/2017 - Published: 2/17/2012 - [Kate B., Rick C.] Johanna B. - Complete
Well, That's a First by WRTRD reviews
A series of firsts, written as a through story, from 1x01 to 4x23.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 63,356 - Reviews: 928 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 210 - Updated: 11/28/2017 - Published: 5/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B.
Hiraeth by bravevulnerability reviews
"It's him," her colleague answers and it's the solemn tone of his voice, the grave quality of words that she's heard in only the most dire of circumstances, that confirms it for her before he has to say another word. "It's Castle. They found him. Alive." AU. An entry for the Castle Ficathon 2017.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 26 - Words: 85,353 - Reviews: 1865 - Favs: 421 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 8/9/2017 - Published: 6/12/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Something to Hold On To by skygirl55 reviews
What if it wasn't just Kate's life at risk? AU twist on the end of "Knockout" Caskett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 3 - Words: 15,461 - Reviews: 117 - Favs: 109 - Follows: 131 - Updated: 7/11/2017 - Published: 7/4/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
For The Love of Kate Chapter 1 by Purple Satin reviews
Entry Castle 2015 Summer Hiatus Ficathon. Kate has been recuperating from her shooting at Jim's cabin. Kate is having nightmares about her shooting and misses Castle. What if Jim confronts her about her feelings for him? Will she be able to deny them? This story will end after chapter 12, but there is a sequel in Return To Maine
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 55,837 - Reviews: 143 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 243 - Updated: 7/3/2017 - Published: 7/1/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Haiku by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x01 "Rise". AU from the bookstore signing scene. One-shot. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 7,032 - Reviews: 125 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 38 - Published: 6/27/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Our Best Selves by Trinity Everett reviews
They're both muddling through life. Her days are full of politics and paperwork. His are spent surfing the web in his underwear and buying gadgets to drive his mother crazy. Could a charity auction be what Captain Kate Beckett and novelist Richard Castle need to find their way together? Or will fumbles and stubbornness keep them apart? AU. A Castle 2015 Hiatus Ficathon story.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 27 - Words: 115,080 - Reviews: 1219 - Favs: 437 - Follows: 810 - Updated: 6/17/2017 - Published: 6/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
face cards by faithsette reviews
"'If you go in there, you die,' Castle counters, inching closer. His entire body is buzzing. 'You killed his brother, Beckett, what do you think he wants you for? A talk'" A Cops & Robbers AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,973 - Reviews: 33 - Favs: 42 - Follows: 33 - Published: 5/30/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
acaronar by bravevulnerability reviews
'Someone had kidnapped them. Handcuffed them together in what appeared to be a basement, the longer he studied their surroundings, and left them here with no apparent way out. All while Beckett was in the midst of a cold that suddenly sounds and feels far worse than it had this morning.' An AU take on 4x10, 'Cuffed'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,626 - Reviews: 62 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 43 - Published: 5/22/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Episode 22: Fearless by Castle Season 9 reviews
It's a week past Kate Beckett's due date, and everyone is getting impatient - coworkers, family, friends, enemies - but will there be time for Castle and Beckett to close one more case before their daughter arrives? Season 9, Episode 22 - SEASON FINALE !
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 26,571 - Reviews: 243 - Favs: 76 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 5/19/2017 - Published: 5/15/2017 - Complete
Episode 21: What If? by Castle Season 9 reviews
With the birth of her daughter fast approaching, Beckett gets a taste of what might have been. Season 9, Episode 21.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 22,421 - Reviews: 183 - Favs: 74 - Follows: 66 - Updated: 5/12/2017 - Published: 5/8/2017 - Complete
Episode 19: Lockdown by Castle Season 9 reviews
It's Beckett's final day of work before maternity leave, and she's expecting it to be uneventful. But when the precinct is cut off from the outside world, the race is on to catch a killer in their midst. Season 9, Episode 19.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 14,102 - Reviews: 137 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 4/24/2017 - Complete
Trading Heartbeats by bravevulnerability reviews
"Detective Castle, this is Katherine Beckett, famous mystery novelist with 26 bestsellers to date, perhaps 27 soon if this all works out. And your shadow for the foreseeable future." AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 21 - Words: 57,509 - Reviews: 1168 - Favs: 373 - Follows: 389 - Updated: 4/28/2017 - Published: 3/13/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Episode 17: Found by Castle Season 9 reviews
Beckett is forced to draw on her past experiences to protect herself and Senator Kearney from a new threat, while her team races to solve a case they thought they had closed.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,752 - Reviews: 150 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 4/14/2017 - Published: 4/10/2017 - Complete
Episode 16: Lost by Castle Season 9 reviews
When the wife of a well-to-do state senator is killed, Beckett and her team are drawn into an investigation involving murder, politics, and a vengeful family.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 9,116 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 48 - Follows: 37 - Updated: 4/7/2017 - Published: 4/3/2017 - Complete
Bring Her Back by WRTRD reviews
What happens in the ambulance, and the first few days in the hospital, after Beckett is shot at Montgomery's funeral. AU end of S3, beginning of S4. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 8 - Words: 21,794 - Reviews: 488 - Favs: 163 - Follows: 218 - Updated: 3/21/2017 - Published: 3/2/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
the little things by faithsette reviews
"She's so busy trying to blink back tears, trying to avoid the look her daughter'd given her as she was wheeled away, that she doesn't notice anyone else sit down in the waiting area, not until there's a small murmur of 'excuse me' and she turns to find a man sitting beside her, a small packet of tissues in his extended hand." AU meeting.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Friendship - Chapters: 7 - Words: 27,195 - Reviews: 291 - Favs: 177 - Follows: 282 - Updated: 3/11/2017 - Published: 1/11/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Episode 13: Thanatophobia by Castle Season 9 reviews
A murder with an oddly familiar M.O. puts the 12th Precinct on edge. When a second victim is discovered, Castle and the homicide team will be tested to the limit as they rush to solve the case before the killer strikes again...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 12,203 - Reviews: 164 - Favs: 54 - Follows: 43 - Updated: 3/3/2017 - Published: 2/27/2017 - Complete
holes in my soul by bravevulnerability reviews
"You're right. It's probably lucky you don't remember. I just didn't think you'd choose to forget me." Insert for 4x01, 'Rise'. Inspired by the recently released episode script.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,640 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 92 - Follows: 49 - Published: 1/19/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Time Enough by ShutUpAndPull reviews
A post-Ep 6x17 piece: There are things Kate wanted Rick to know, and she thought she might never have the opportunity.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,128 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 8 - Published: 1/16/2017 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Glint by Aalon reviews
An AU take on the end of Season 3, in the cemetery at Roy Montgomery's funeral.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 69,625 - Reviews: 462 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 276 - Updated: 1/16/2017 - Published: 9/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
State of Grace by bravevulnerability reviews
'Kate Beckett is simultaneously a mom and a homicide detective, in no way does she have time for a relationship, let alone with someone like Castle and definitely not now, during the hectic holiday season. Even if he could apparently make her daughter smile easier than anyone else has in a long time.' An AU story for Christmas.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 13 - Words: 36,400 - Reviews: 663 - Favs: 432 - Follows: 380 - Updated: 12/24/2016 - Published: 12/13/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Fall to Pieces by skygirl55 reviews
Collapsing down against her calves, Kate's neck hung forward and her shoulders hunched as sobs began resonating in her diaphragm. In less than one minute her entire future had been erased—evaporated and disappeared as if it never existed. Angsty AU Ending to Cops & Robbers (4x07)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,592 - Reviews: 346 - Favs: 189 - Follows: 287 - Updated: 12/14/2016 - Published: 11/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Such Thing As Coincidence by Liv Wilder reviews
"She can't get the image out of her head: the way Castle had looked at her when she walked across the bullpen earlier tonight wearing that strapless black gown." Set during "The Limey."
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 2 - Words: 7,885 - Reviews: 136 - Favs: 136 - Follows: 153 - Updated: 12/7/2016 - Published: 12/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Episode 9: In Case of Emergency by Castle Season 9 reviews
When a Department of Sanitation worker is found shot in an alley behind a Manhattan hotel, the team from the 12th Precinct is charged with finding the person responsible for killing a man everyone claims to love. Meanwhile, Castle fights bad weather and flight delays to make it home in time for an important appointment. Season 9, Episode 9.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 18,580 - Reviews: 119 - Favs: 51 - Follows: 31 - Published: 12/5/2016 - Complete
Enjoy the Silence by leuska reviews
"The call comes at nine in the evening. They've had nothing, literally nothing, not a single, solitary lead, and then suddenly, everything moves so fast, it makes her head spin." Spoilers for the - gasp - 6x23 finale. Enjoy. Chapter 35.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 35 - Words: 130,887 - Reviews: 1478 - Favs: 284 - Follows: 590 - Updated: 11/29/2016 - Published: 8/21/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R.
Retrouvailles by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been over a year since he last saw her and after all this time, of all places, he's literally bumped into her in the middle of Paris.' A post 3x24, Knockout, AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 24 - Words: 51,212 - Reviews: 1281 - Favs: 343 - Follows: 468 - Updated: 11/25/2016 - Published: 10/3/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Of Memories and Stuttered Breaths by CastleObsessed47 reviews
Prompt: "Kate has to wear dress blues again for some police-related event, and when she steps out of the bathroom and Castle sees her, he has a PTSD attack of his own. Established couple."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,494 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 20 - Published: 11/19/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Electing to Watch by missy52061 reviews
Lily watches her parents dance. I tried to have a story ready for yesterday's FanFiction day (hence the title) but this is what the muse wanted. As always, I don't own Castle.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,054 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 40 - Follows: 13 - Published: 11/9/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., OC - Complete
Unafraid by Roadrunnerz reviews
Beckett's investigation into LokSat takes a sudden dark turn. A post 8x02 AU fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 126,624 - Reviews: 691 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 233 - Updated: 10/30/2016 - Published: 3/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Body Heat by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Still having nightmares of being trapped in the cargo freezer container, Castle awakes to an unexpected, yet pleasant late night visitor knocking at his front door. Season 3 AU; ONESHOT. Rated M.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,211 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 43 - Published: 10/24/2016 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
Episode 4: Fear Itself by Castle Season 9 reviews
With a serial killer on the loose, the investigation uncovers a lead that will put some of the team in grave danger, and forces Castle to confront his deepest fears. Season 9, episode 4.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 13,530 - Reviews: 179 - Favs: 61 - Follows: 28 - Published: 10/17/2016 - Complete
Episode 1: Detente by Castle Season 9 reviews
In the season 8 finale, Richard Castle and Kate Beckett solved the most harrowing case of their careers only to be gunned down by a man supposedly dead. Did Caleb Brown survive? Was he acting alone, or was he sent by someone determined to eliminate Castle and Beckett once and for all? And will they be found in time? Season 9, episode 1.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 5 - Words: 19,314 - Reviews: 286 - Favs: 197 - Follows: 212 - Published: 10/2/2016 - Complete
Juice Cups and Coffee Mugs by chezchuckles reviews
Three of three in The Last Battle trilogy. Beckett and Castle return to New York City to resume a life interrupted. A post finale fic.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,554 - Reviews: 325 - Favs: 114 - Follows: 175 - Updated: 9/19/2016 - Published: 8/8/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hostage of the Heart by Netsrik1 reviews
AU from "47 Seconds" Late one evening an explosion rocks the precinct. Kate is there after hours and is taken hostage along with the rest of the late shift. Castle never returned after finding out Kate remembered her shooting. Will he come back to help the boys try to rescue her and the other police officers?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 10 - Words: 24,091 - Reviews: 315 - Favs: 158 - Follows: 373 - Updated: 9/9/2016 - Published: 6/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
One Quarter by Perspex13 reviews
Pulling all the wires might have stopped the bomb, but life at the 12th still explodes. An AU story set immediately following Countdown. #CastleFicathon Summer 2016.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 19 - Words: 158,511 - Reviews: 645 - Favs: 244 - Follows: 347 - Updated: 8/22/2016 - Published: 5/21/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I'll Fight the Flames for You, Emily, Always by CrimeGirl912 reviews
This is a rewrite of season two, episodes seventeen and eighteen. What-if Kate had a daughter when the bomb went off in her apartment? Can Castle save the both of them in time? Or will it be one over the other? This is an AU to the ending of season two.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 15 - Words: 29,740 - Reviews: 103 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 8/4/2016 - Published: 7/14/2013 - [Rick C., Kate B.] Alexis C., OC - Complete
Text and Subtext by WRTRD reviews
A heavily medicated Beckett, recovering from her shooting at her father's cabin, starts texting. Set in the summer after 3x24 "Knockout." Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 63,304 - Reviews: 1357 - Favs: 299 - Follows: 478 - Updated: 8/3/2016 - Published: 5/19/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Great Story by chezchuckles reviews
A continuation of 'The Last Battle'. Beckett and Castle, after surviving the season finale, must work to create the home they dream of. Two of three.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,757 - Reviews: 331 - Favs: 133 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 8/1/2016 - Published: 7/2/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The One That Got Away by alwayswritewithcoffee reviews
When a bridesmaid is killed hours before a wedding, Ryan and Esposito are called to solve the case. Serving as their shadow, Rick Castle runs headlong into his past; ex-girlfriend and current bride, Kate Beckett. An AU re-telling of 2x12 'A Rose For Everafter'. [An eight-part prompt from the Castle fanfics prompt blog on Tumblr.]
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 45,657 - Reviews: 222 - Favs: 174 - Follows: 295 - Updated: 7/31/2016 - Published: 7/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B., W. Sorenson - Complete
It Gets Better by xxmariel reviews
AU: Castle and Beckett meet in a different way, but are still drawn together by murder. Their relationship escalates from there as more secrets are uncovered, and they realize their lives may be more intertwined than they thought.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 51,684 - Reviews: 111 - Favs: 110 - Follows: 244 - Updated: 7/13/2016 - Published: 2/11/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Beauty in Everything by ipreferwestside reviews
No scars to your beautiful/We're stars and we're beautiful. A future fic. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,386 - Reviews: 36 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 22 - Published: 7/5/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
thoughts so cloudy by faithsette reviews
'Castle's chest tightens. This is her team, their team. She's family to them, so important that they're losing sleep and working themselves into the ground. He wonders how much of it is a pure desire to get justice for Beckett, and how much is a distraction.' AU after s2 finale.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 10 - Words: 36,495 - Reviews: 361 - Favs: 154 - Follows: 366 - Updated: 7/3/2016 - Published: 4/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
A Father's Love by Liv Wilder reviews
Set during 4x01: Rise. Castle strode past the diner's long bank of windows as quickly as his legs would take him. A bead of sweat trickled down the middle of his back despite the cool of the evening. He was desperate to get inside. Kate's father had called him not a half hour ago and he couldn't get there fast enough.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 10,643 - Reviews: 233 - Favs: 172 - Follows: 225 - Updated: 7/3/2016 - Published: 6/29/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Last Battle by chezchuckles reviews
Series Finale Fic. Takes place directly after the violent events in the Castle kitchen and spans the period of time directly after. Spoilers for all seasons of Castle. Multi-chapter.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 28,383 - Reviews: 431 - Favs: 206 - Follows: 382 - Updated: 6/28/2016 - Published: 5/22/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Ceasefire by bravevulnerability reviews
'The blood has consumed the white of her shirt, drenched the fabric of her jacket, left her skin dull and papery, but he fell in love with a fighter, a warrior of a woman, and she can't give up now. He won't let her.' Takes an AU turn immediately after the shootout in the kitchen in 8x22, 'Crossfire'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,458 - Reviews: 651 - Favs: 303 - Follows: 460 - Updated: 6/27/2016 - Published: 5/23/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unwritten by caffinate-me reviews
One of the last things true crime writer Richard Castle expected when he took a meeting with convicted murderer Kate Beckett was to be sent on a quest for proof of her innocence, the other was to fall in love with her. A Castle AU. Written 2012. Revised 2016.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 72,822 - Reviews: 1720 - Favs: 839 - Follows: 687 - Updated: 6/18/2016 - Published: 7/10/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
if you try sometimes by airbefore reviews
Sweat beads across her forehead as Kate jerks awake for the fourth time, too vibrant images of his mangled body lingering in her wine soaked brain. Awake or asleep, she can't escape it. *Cops & Robbers post ep. One shot, complete. Posted for Fanfic Monday*
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,304 - Reviews: 87 - Favs: 94 - Follows: 28 - Published: 6/6/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Small Surprises by jstar1382 reviews
"All they needed were some party favors and decorations before they left for the weekend. Small items..." Future AU based on an anon tumblr prompt.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,039 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 55 - Follows: 27 - Published: 6/1/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Catch a Glimpse of Sunlight by Razgriz Ace reviews
"Sunlight pours through the loft's windows. A warm and pleasant spring day. It's the second time she's dying under the nicest weather with Richard Castle by her side." A little continuation for 8x22 before the time jump.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,714 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 19 - Follows: 23 - Published: 5/25/2016 - 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
Fear of Rejection by Liv Wilder reviews
Post-ep for 3x13 "Knockdown."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 16 - Words: 40,322 - Reviews: 1323 - Favs: 332 - Follows: 484 - Updated: 5/14/2016 - Published: 4/14/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bated Breath by Lydian Stone reviews
Kate's rescue becomes the linchpin of change in her relationship with Castle, and events from that night lead to resolution for them both. **Voted Best Crime Fic on The 12th Precinct Castle Fanfiction Awards.**
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 64 - Words: 156,368 - Reviews: 1321 - Favs: 704 - Follows: 502 - Updated: 5/1/2016 - Published: 3/24/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
By The Wayside by bravevulnerability reviews
"This is our life, not just mine anymore, and I'm happy about that," she promises him, smoothing over old wounds and doubts with soft words, nipping on his bottom lip when he leans in to kiss her again. "Besides, you on the bike is extremely hot." Castle and Beckett take that cross-country trip. Post-ep for 8x18, 'Backstabber'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,148 - Reviews: 98 - Favs: 111 - Follows: 45 - Published: 4/19/2016 - 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.
Concussed by mrnaylor930 reviews
"He always savored the moments when she let him take care of her. That was really all he wanted, to take care of her, to hold her close and never let go." Castle takes care of Kate after a run in with a suspect leaves her with a concussion. (Season 8, One Shot)
Castle - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,796 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 19 - Published: 4/5/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Shifting Sands by kimmiesjoy reviews
AU first meeting: He finds it in the early hours of dawn, in those scarce and precious moments between light and dark, when the world feels both limitless and impossible all at once. Based on a prompt from the Castlefanfics prompt challenge.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,606 - Reviews: 92 - Favs: 89 - Follows: 37 - Published: 4/3/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Where Monsters Lie by bravevulnerability reviews
'There was a story, always a story, and she was only here temporarily, but she wanted to know his, wanted to invest in his. And hadn't she just discussed yesterday with Decker that fraternizing with fellow recruits was a bad thing' AU for 8x15, 'Fidelis Ad Mortem'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,907 - Reviews: 140 - Favs: 153 - Follows: 82 - Updated: 3/30/2016 - Published: 3/22/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Lost Stars by bravevulnerability reviews
'Three years ago, he had gone searching for a story, and he had found one in her. One he wanted to be a part of.' AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,067 - Reviews: 89 - Favs: 80 - Follows: 52 - Published: 3/14/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Perfectly Shattered by mrnaylor930 reviews
3x24 post-ep. AU. The gunshot damages her spine and leaves Beckett paralyzed."This is going to break her, but losing you, that would shatter her."
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 24 - Words: 48,984 - Reviews: 349 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 424 - Updated: 3/10/2016 - Published: 3/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - 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
past tense by inherwanderings reviews
"Her breath catches in her throat, serpentine as it chokes her. She can't do this. She can't let herself think about that night when she has to bury her dead captain come morning." AU from season 2. Three-shot. For #CastleFanficMonday.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,493 - Reviews: 37 - Favs: 36 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 2/1/2016 - Published: 1/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B.
Breathe Me by swallowedminds reviews
Three word Prompt. What if the sniper had targeted Beckett at her apartment instead of the funeral? Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 5,809 - Reviews: 47 - Favs: 97 - Follows: 91 - Updated: 1/21/2016 - Published: 1/11/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Weightless by bravevulnerability reviews
'"She's nearly dead, Castle. Maddox beat her to a pulp and I know you're off the team, but she needs you." He may be angry with her, brokenhearted and wounded over her, but like hell is he going to stay away from the woman he loves when she's on the brink of death. Again.' AU to 4x23, Always.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,649 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 145 - Follows: 76 - Published: 1/18/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
May I Have This Dance by Liv Wilder reviews
"Castle, what are you doing here?" She felt his arms slide around her, gathering her up, gathering her to him, closer than ever before. His cologne filled her nostrils and his hands seemed to be everywhere at once, claiming her if she wasn't mistaken. - Set during 4x20 "The Limey" One-shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,120 - Reviews: 101 - Favs: 130 - Follows: 54 - Published: 1/9/2016 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Unscathed by FanficwriterGHC reviews
"If Tyson wants to play, he can play with her. Alexis will come out of this intact if it's the last thing Kate Beckett does." Season 4 AU. TW for violence, assault, recovery, and mature themes.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Family - Chapters: 36 - Words: 193,966 - Reviews: 1718 - Favs: 566 - Follows: 859 - Updated: 1/1/2016 - Published: 4/12/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C.
untethered by faithsette reviews
"It's a joke. It's a joke, but she's mid-bite when she hears it and her hand stills, lowering the pizza away from her mouth." Three word prompt. Trigger warning: non-graphic mentions of an eating disorder.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,930 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 45 - Follows: 11 - Published: 11/28/2015 - 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
Arcadia by seilleanmor reviews
Castle and Beckett go undercover at a gated community, to investigate a string of mysterious deaths. Set Christmastime of season four, after Cuffed.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 15 - Words: 79,106 - Reviews: 917 - Favs: 389 - Follows: 537 - Updated: 9/19/2015 - Published: 8/18/2015 - Complete
Caught in the Riptide by bravevulnerability reviews
'Castle plops down to the sand once she's gone, opens his notebook on his bent knees and uncaps his pen. He came here for inspiration, and he may have just found it.' Based on a gif set by katigron on tumblr.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 44,561 - Reviews: 898 - Favs: 476 - Follows: 436 - Updated: 8/5/2015 - Published: 6/8/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Fractus by drdit92 reviews
Post 47 Seconds. What happens when their inability to communicate pushes Kate past the limits of endurance? *My entry for 2015 Summer Hiatus Ficathon and #CastleFanFicMonday NO major character death and there will be a Caskett happily ever after. Promise. Trigger warnings for severe angst and suicidal thoughts. Rated M for sexual content and mature themes.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 12 - Words: 41,884 - Reviews: 598 - Favs: 198 - Follows: 315 - Updated: 7/25/2015 - Published: 6/29/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Til Death Do Us Part by The Muse of Apollo reviews
Set mid-Season 3. Castle drops life altering news on Beckett. How will this news affect their relationship? Angst. Lots of it. Rated T for language and adult themes. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 18,700 - Reviews: 255 - Favs: 147 - Follows: 284 - Updated: 7/2/2015 - Published: 4/19/2015 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
And All My Ghosts by seilleanmor reviews
AU for 4x06 Demons. What if, instead of quoting Ghostbusters, Kate said the other thing Castle really wanted to hear? One shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,338 - Reviews: 58 - Favs: 108 - Follows: 41 - Published: 6/8/2015 - Complete
Medical Attention by jstar1382 reviews
S1 AU Based on a tumblr prompt from anon: Castle's a doctor, a friend of Lanie's. AU Caskett meeting at Lanie's birthday. *Castle Winter Hiatus 2014 Ficathon Entry* Cover art by the awesome (ScribbleAStory)
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 18 - Words: 59,178 - Reviews: 1351 - Favs: 547 - Follows: 789 - Updated: 5/26/2015 - Published: 12/14/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Lanie P. - Complete
Curatio by ivyandtwine reviews
'She cannot believe her freaking arm is broken.' Set very early season 3.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 6,364 - Reviews: 101 - Favs: 123 - Follows: 213 - Updated: 4/30/2015 - Published: 4/23/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Misconception by chezchuckles reviews
tumblr prompt: They slept together after Ryan's wedding but never talked about it. Kate finds out she is pregnant but doesn't know how to tell him, especially after the events of 47 seconds (and Limey).
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 34 - Words: 44,241 - Reviews: 1525 - Favs: 505 - Follows: 672 - Updated: 4/25/2015 - Published: 4/4/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Breaching The Castle by GeekMom reviews
Sequel to The Castle Wall. The Buchanan brothers have escaped. Joe holds Castle responsible for his failed life and Liam, his older brother, is just plain evil. I don't own Castle or any of the characters created by the imaginative and creative minds of Andrew Marlowe and company. I do own the plot and the additional characters. I hope you enjoy. Thanks for reading! GeekMom
Castle - Rated: T - English - Crime/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 22 - Words: 122,829 - Reviews: 217 - Favs: 58 - Follows: 107 - Updated: 3/26/2015 - Published: 3/5/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - 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
Sending Out Flares by KBRC10 reviews
Pre Caskett. Castle and Beckett are ambushed at a crime scene and Beckett is injured. She tries to convince Castle she is fine and doesn't need looking after but he isn't taking no for an answer. Set after 2x18.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 4 - Words: 13,552 - Reviews: 35 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 124 - Updated: 3/8/2015 - Published: 2/28/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Sting a Second Time by seilleanmor reviews
A co-authored story by bravevulnerability and seilleanmor. Castle accidentally gives Kate a black eye in his sleep, and Kate does everything she can to appease his guilt.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,531 - Reviews: 50 - Favs: 99 - Follows: 31 - Published: 3/2/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Fractured by bravevulnerability reviews
'He watches helplessly as she flattens herself against the nearest wall, her knuckles white between the smears of blood as she stares him down, and all he can think is that this is not his wife.' AU post-ep for 7x15, Reckoning.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,659 - Reviews: 54 - Favs: 117 - Follows: 32 - Updated: 2/19/2015 - Published: 2/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Coda by bravevulnerability reviews
An AU version of sorts for the events of Resurrection (7x14) and Reckoning (7x15), set in season 4.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,589 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 126 - Follows: 31 - Published: 2/18/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Bares the Nerves by chezchuckles reviews
post-ep and filler for 'Reckoning' 7x15. Castle comes in at the tail-end of Beckett's rescue of herself, offering the strength to gather her up again.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,885 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 106 - Follows: 29 - Published: 2/17/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Surviving Paradise by drdit92 reviews
A cowardly betrayal leaves Rick Rodgers and Kate Beckett fighting for their lives. Can they learn to rely on the other; will it lead to something more? What happens when they return from exile and the world learns the truth? A/U. Complete. Giant hugs to who've taken a chance on this story and followed to the end. Which is just a beginning...
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 73 - Words: 328,232 - Reviews: 2247 - Favs: 285 - Follows: 339 - Updated: 2/15/2015 - Published: 5/17/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Sanctuary by bravevulnerability reviews
'This isn't an adventure, it isn't fun. It's a nightmare. They're being hunted like foxes and there is no other option, no way to fight, to win. They can only run.' An AU twist on 6x22, Veritas. For Nadia.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 24,155 - Reviews: 454 - Favs: 203 - Follows: 255 - Updated: 2/13/2015 - Published: 1/18/2015 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Rewound by Kate Christie reviews
"What's past is prologue." -William Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act II Scene I. An AU season six Castle story.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 22 - Words: 89,946 - Reviews: 1853 - Favs: 852 - Follows: 1,413 - Updated: 2/1/2015 - Published: 1/23/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Don't Know Where, Don't Know When by CaskettFeels reviews
This is my post ep. for 6x09. No longer a 1-shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,372 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 25 - Follows: 31 - Updated: 1/15/2015 - Published: 11/18/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Heartbeats by Oliviet reviews
AU. When a teenage girl is found orphaned after both of her parents are murdered, Beckett struggles to find the girl more family. When the DNA results return Beckett as a match, she quickly realizes the young girl is the baby she gave up for adoption. Set during season 6.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Family/Angst - Chapters: 23 - Words: 52,471 - Reviews: 484 - Favs: 313 - Follows: 626 - Updated: 12/27/2014 - Published: 5/23/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - 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
carry you with me by bravevulnerability reviews
'It's been months since Montgomery's funeral, since the gunshot, since the damning diagnosis after she awoke from surgery. ' An alternate ending to 'Knockout' that changes everything. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 4 - Words: 7,046 - Reviews: 186 - Favs: 251 - Follows: 263 - Updated: 12/13/2014 - Published: 12/7/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Handle With Care by bravevulnerability reviews
A single chance meeting can change everything. AU. Cover art by ournorthstars.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 31 - Words: 69,091 - Reviews: 1353 - Favs: 740 - Follows: 848 - Updated: 12/6/2014 - Published: 8/27/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Felix Finis by eyrianone reviews
AU Post 'For Better or Worse' The search for Richard Castle.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 17 - Words: 39,364 - Reviews: 933 - Favs: 195 - Follows: 526 - Updated: 10/31/2014 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B.
Unwritten: The Rain On Your Skin by caffinate-me reviews
A follow-up "Unwritten" companion. AU. They had both made their peace with the possibility that this all one day could end, even though both prayed every night before they closed their eyes for one day more in paradise.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Family/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,593 - Reviews: 32 - Favs: 57 - Follows: 37 - Published: 10/3/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Castling by muppet47 reviews
"She isn't here, Mr. Castle. Don't you want to protect her? Isn't that what all of this is about?" AU from "Always"
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 19 - Words: 53,560 - Reviews: 966 - Favs: 396 - Follows: 701 - Updated: 9/30/2014 - Published: 6/25/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
In a Castle Dark or a Fortress Strong by Caskett1960 reviews
Entry for the 2014 Summer Ficathon. A horrible ordeal threatens to rip the Castle's family apart. A prequel to 'A Bright, Shining Hope.'Note that the rating has now changed to M. Totally AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 27 - Words: 138,249 - Reviews: 386 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 141 - Updated: 9/27/2014 - Published: 6/11/2014 - Rick C., Kate B., Alexis C., Martha R. - Complete
decalescent by bravevulnerability reviews
'He read that body heat helps in these situations.' Season 4 AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,443 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 200 - Follows: 179 - Updated: 9/18/2014 - Published: 9/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Socially Acceptable Options by honeyandvodka reviews
Katherine Beckett had options. Lots of options. Socially acceptable options. So when her mom's murderer was caught, Kate shelved her plans of becoming a cop, intent on living as ordinary a life as possible. But is normal enough? Meeting Richard Castle might be just the thing to change everything for both of them. #CastleFicathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 59,829 - Reviews: 1130 - Favs: 259 - Follows: 387 - Updated: 7/31/2014 - Published: 5/18/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Tortoise and the Hare by drdit92 reviews
Post Watershed. Kate has accepted both the proposal and the job. As she begins training while Rick is off on a long book tour she becomes quite ill. Will Rick be at her side in time?
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Family/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 109,369 - Reviews: 888 - Favs: 307 - Follows: 696 - Updated: 7/26/2014 - Published: 9/9/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
Jane Doe by seilleanmor reviews
When Kate gets into a car accident, the outcome of her injury is retrograde amnesia – she doesn't remember her life after 2008. Rick, as a result, is left to deal with the consequences of his wife's memory loss while she comes to terms with their life together. Based on a gifset by veraflynns on tumblr. 2014 Ficathon Entry.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 81,039 - Reviews: 1427 - Favs: 640 - Follows: 794 - Updated: 7/23/2014 - Published: 5/13/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Respite by ColieMacKenzie reviews
It's with each other where they find relief from the havoc of their lives.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,944 - Reviews: 57 - Favs: 65 - Follows: 19 - Published: 7/11/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Taken by NotYetLostFaith reviews
Just a few days before Kate leaves to have her first, and long awaited, baby, a case comes across her desk and she's determined to solve it before her last day. But it soon becomes apparent that there may be a far deadlier reason for a quick solve to be required.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 36 - Words: 38,466 - Reviews: 420 - Favs: 161 - Follows: 307 - Updated: 5/15/2014 - Published: 7/21/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hold Me Now by ColieMacKenzie reviews
A series of unrelated ficlets written for the cuddles and hugs meme. Number 20: Pre-Wedding Hug.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 10,936 - Reviews: 668 - Favs: 193 - Follows: 217 - Updated: 5/8/2014 - Published: 2/5/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Broken Summer by InkyCoffee reviews
"There would be no unexpected sound of her key in the lock. No sound of stilettos across the floorboards. No laughing greeting or warm embrace or welcoming kiss. Not any more." -My entry for the 2013 Castle Hiatus Ficathon
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 12 - Words: 65,301 - Reviews: 593 - Favs: 269 - Follows: 397 - Updated: 5/5/2014 - Published: 5/19/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
kairos by ColieMacKenzie reviews
kairos (ancient Greek) - (n) the perfect, delicate, crucial moment; the fleeting rightness of time and place that creates the opportune atmosphere for action, words, or movement; the time of possibility. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 12,396 - Reviews: 838 - Favs: 427 - Follows: 325 - Updated: 3/25/2014 - Published: 11/26/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
Out of the Woods by Awahili reviews
A post-ep for 6x17 - The missing reunion scene between the woods and the precinct. EXTENDED TO FOUR CHAPTERS.
Castle - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,863 - Reviews: 56 - Favs: 70 - Follows: 38 - Updated: 3/17/2014 - Published: 3/4/2014 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
bloodstains on your thighs by closingdoors reviews
Birthday fic for my darling KT, who actually asked for this. "I know, Castle, I know," she sobs, doesn't know what else to say, she understands, and this fire is tearing her apart. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,616 - Reviews: 133 - Favs: 186 - Follows: 85 - Published: 3/15/2014 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Just To Hear His Voice by Hope is an inspiration reviews
What happened after Elena left Beckett in the woods? How did she get to safety?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,321 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 32 - Follows: 14 - Published: 3/6/2014 - [Rick C., Kate B.] - Complete
The Castle Wall by GeekMom reviews
The everyday lives of an NYPD detective, a New York Times Best Selling author, their friends & family. Their hectic schedules and what happens when fans cross the line. Set sometime in the fall after "Probable Cause" I do not own nor would I ever claim the wonderfulness created by Mr. Marlowe and company. Just taking them out for a spin or two. *Please review. Thanks!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Crime - Chapters: 23 - Words: 78,933 - Reviews: 203 - Favs: 121 - Follows: 167 - Updated: 3/5/2014 - Published: 9/22/2013 - 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
A Night to Forget by LorelaiGilmore82 reviews
Young Kate Beckett had looked for a night to forget only to find it turned into one she would remember for the rest of her life. AU
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 67 - Words: 183,320 - Reviews: 2995 - Favs: 1,343 - Follows: 1,454 - Updated: 2/2/2014 - Published: 4/6/2013 - Kate B., Rick C., Martha R., Alexis C. - Complete
We Two by chezchuckles reviews
A post-ep for 'Under Fire' 6x11, immediately after the ambulance leaves.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,550 - Reviews: 104 - Favs: 107 - Follows: 28 - Published: 1/12/2014 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Seduction by ColieMacKenzie reviews
It wasn't planned, wasn't a date, but when he'd shown up looking striking in his suit and with his arm empty, she'd gravitated to him like she always did, her whole body orienting toward him as if he was her shining beacon in a dark, starless night. Follows episode 4x11, "Till Death Do Us Part." -COMPLETE-
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 19,916 - Reviews: 710 - Favs: 720 - Follows: 727 - Updated: 12/31/2013 - Published: 5/22/2013 - [Kate B., Rick C.] - Complete
The Disciple's Doctrine by alwayswritewithcoffee 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: 51 - Follows: 76 - Updated: 12/3/2013 - Published: 11/12/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Never Forget Me by drdit92 reviews
Now complete. Thank you to everyone who takes the time to read it. Set after the end of Watershed, a devastated Rick and their family and friends desperately search for a missing Beckett. Will they find her in time? A/U as I don't control any part of the show.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 26 - Words: 61,446 - Reviews: 247 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 200 - Updated: 11/24/2013 - Published: 8/24/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Enjoy The Silence by Shena1 reviews
Waking up to the sound of his voice is intoxicating. Makes her feel safe. She'd know his voice anywhere. She'd always hear him... even now... when his heart is shattered... (Sometime early S6 - No spoilers) - COMPLETE - {2014 Castle FanFic Writer's Guild Winner - Fav. T Rated Multi-Chapter}
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 11,561 - Reviews: 330 - Favs: 129 - Follows: 265 - Updated: 11/22/2013 - Published: 11/7/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Falling To Pieces by CaskettMyHeart reviews
"She fights him, she does. But she's just not strong enough. After that fight with him, her former partner, she's just hunting the dragon, with no reason to live. Without Castle she can't win. Now she hangs there by her two hands and feels her life slip away." AU from the rooftop fight in 'Always'.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 16,669 - Reviews: 97 - Favs: 72 - Follows: 147 - Updated: 11/14/2013 - Published: 1/17/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Solid Ground by Lord of Kavaka reviews
Castle and Beckett finally get to have that trip to Bora-Bora. But not all goes as planned. Instead of sipping mojitos in paradise, they find themselves stranded on an isolated island. Cover Art made from collaboration with @dtrekker. 2013 Castle Ficathon Entry. Rated M for safety, though the bulk of the story is T-rated. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 33 - Words: 130,919 - Reviews: 766 - Favs: 343 - Follows: 408 - Updated: 11/10/2013 - Published: 5/16/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
stainache by bravevulnerability reviews
"Kate," he rasped, tentatively slipping a hand under her neck and sliding the other down to rest along her side, feeling the warm rush of blood sluicing through the spaces between his fingers. "Please, Kate, please don't leave me. Not again." Based on a tumblr prompt. Cover art by half0utloud.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,438 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 183 - Follows: 45 - Published: 10/30/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Coming Home by Liv Wilder reviews
S6 opening fic. Mild spoilers. "Javi, I can't come back. I have my work here and…" she sighs, lowering her voice. "We agreed on a break. I just—It's too soon," she tells him, embarrassed to admit what a screw-up she's made of everything; the fairytale romance so many people were gambling their happy ending on turned to ordinary shit by her hand.'
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 36 - Words: 151,933 - Reviews: 2455 - Favs: 561 - Follows: 611 - Updated: 9/16/2013 - Published: 7/7/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
It's like you are screaming by leuska reviews
Inspired by a fanvid by Half0utLoud and pe4alhar. It was supposed to be easy. A visit to a suspect and asking him some questions. Just a regular job. But this particular visit turns out to be anything but such for Castle and Beckett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 15 - Words: 36,584 - Reviews: 327 - Favs: 155 - Follows: 181 - Updated: 9/13/2013 - Published: 7/28/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
That is True Love by Caskett1960 reviews
Kate suffers a seemingly minor in the line of duty injury that turns out to be far worse than anybody could imagine. Set in Season 5 between 'Still' and 'Watershed.' Rated M for adult content. Totally AU since we don't know what the future holds for Bracken.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 33,955 - Reviews: 112 - Favs: 127 - Follows: 201 - Updated: 9/10/2013 - Published: 8/25/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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: 2307 - Favs: 790 - Follows: 807 - Updated: 9/8/2013 - Published: 4/25/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
passion unattended by airbefore reviews
They haven't spoken in three days. Not since the night they'd shouted at each other over the phone, the two hundred miles of earth between them fracturing, a chasm spreading wide and threatening to swallow them whole.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 4 - Words: 5,641 - Reviews: 487 - Favs: 139 - Follows: 360 - Updated: 8/29/2013 - Published: 7/24/2013 - Rick C., Kate B.
A Dream Whose Sleep by Cartographical reviews
The last time Castle regained consciousness, he was just grateful to be alive. Now, that other world dances technicolor at the edges of his dark reality.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 18 - Words: 56,727 - Reviews: 747 - Favs: 266 - Follows: 402 - Updated: 8/11/2013 - Published: 4/10/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Mind Games by Caskett1960 reviews
AU. Post-Season 6 after 'Heartbreak and Hope.' Kate is kidnapped by someone from her past who was never what he appeared to be. Rated M for first and future chapters. Entry for the 2013 Castle Ficathon.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 20 - Words: 94,117 - Reviews: 186 - Favs: 219 - Follows: 198 - Updated: 8/4/2013 - Published: 7/13/2013 - Rick C., Kate B., Josh D. - Complete
Where is she? by AleciaB reviews
Castle and Beckett receive a tip off that leads them to a alley way. But something happens in the alley that changes everything. This story is rated M because it contains subject matter that is for mature readers. it was written to increase awareness and communication about the subject. It does not contain smut.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 50 - Words: 383,811 - Reviews: 640 - Favs: 243 - Follows: 283 - Updated: 7/1/2013 - Published: 10/18/2012 - Rick C., Kate B., Javier E., Kevin R. - Complete
Into the Dark by alternatedunham reviews
Beckett is diagnosed with brain cancer. Set one month after Always/After the Storm.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 21 - Words: 29,036 - Reviews: 385 - Favs: 196 - Follows: 245 - Updated: 6/28/2013 - Published: 9/1/2012 - Rick C., Kate B.
a singular fate by closingdoors reviews
'It is always the heroes that fall first in the movies. He always thought she'd die for something real. Not like this. Never like this.' COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,375 - Reviews: 41 - Favs: 38 - Follows: 13 - Published: 6/24/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Adrift by ColieMacKenzie reviews
You're drifting. You know you are. You just... stopped caring.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,456 - Reviews: 120 - Favs: 177 - Follows: 52 - Published: 6/1/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Spiral Bound by Dmarx reviews
There were so many things he wanted to say to her but that wasn't a part of their relationship. So he wrote her letters instead, hid them away, never intending for her to read them. Until one day, Kate stumbled upon them by mistake. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 100 - Words: 163,645 - Reviews: 4608 - Favs: 977 - Follows: 990 - Updated: 5/20/2013 - Published: 3/15/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Flunitrazepam by chezchuckles reviews
A co-authored story by seilleanmor and chezchuckles. An argument between them causes Castle to give Beckett the silent treatment. References to Target/Hunt, Lives of Others, Squab, and Still. Watershed has not happened.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,044 - Reviews: 82 - Favs: 182 - Follows: 65 - Published: 5/14/2013 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
heart so helpless by closingdoors reviews
AU. Lethal, hard-edged assassin Kate Beckett is hired to kill the handsome, best-selling author Richard Castle. But when everything's not as it should be, and feelings get muddled along the way, can she really think of him as just another paper target? Cover art by houghtonsbeckett. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 30 - Words: 66,629 - Reviews: 701 - Favs: 388 - Follows: 448 - Updated: 4/3/2013 - Published: 12/26/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Dawning by LorelaiGilmore82 reviews
When Kate is forced to work with Detective Ethan Slaughter without her team to have her back, Castle is not excited, fearing Slaughter might get her into trouble. But when Kate disappears Castle and the boys soon realize something much bigger is going on. Will they be able to stop it?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 38,876 - Reviews: 210 - Favs: 148 - Follows: 180 - Updated: 3/26/2013 - Published: 1/6/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - 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
Take you Break me by eyrianone reviews
For five months he's been missing, but she refuses to believe it's hopeless . . . Consider this canon until 'Always', and AU from there. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 37 - Words: 85,173 - Reviews: 1558 - Favs: 520 - Follows: 613 - Updated: 2/21/2013 - Published: 6/20/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Hostage by letmetellyouaboutmyfeels reviews
The very thought tears him apart.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,862 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 53 - Follows: 23 - Published: 1/29/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Unvanquished: Return by chezchuckles reviews
Beckett's January 9th anniversary. For those of you who wanted to know what happened to them after that train into France. Third in the Unvanquished series.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 24,696 - Reviews: 319 - Favs: 144 - Follows: 128 - Updated: 1/28/2013 - Published: 1/9/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
The Boy with the Broken Halo by blue252 reviews
"It was amazing how different things were once the steady thrum of adrenaline faded and all that was left was the sharp clarity of the night." AU set mid to late S5. A story of what could have happened if Maddox was never caught. Complete at Chapter 20.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 34,034 - Reviews: 316 - Favs: 119 - Follows: 188 - Updated: 1/20/2013 - Published: 8/23/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Stuck in a Mine with You by Holz9364 reviews
An accident leaves Esposito, Beckett & Castle in danger & stuck in an old mine shaft. To complicate matters Castle has just found out that his new girlfriend has a romantic past with her fellow Detective.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,820 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 23 - Follows: 9 - Published: 1/15/2013 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
there should be stars by ifonly13 reviews
Four years can make a world of difference. AU.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance - Chapters: 30 - Words: 60,843 - Reviews: 588 - Favs: 502 - Follows: 500 - Updated: 1/4/2013 - Published: 9/3/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Yes, Kate, there is a Santa Claus by mtb289 reviews
The holidays are upon our couple, Castle loves all the festivities, Kate hates them, they remind her of her mother's death and brings her nothing but pain. Until one day, Kate is injured in a car accident and is for by strangers...This kindness changes her...Melts her Grinch heart...enjoy..its a one shot...Complete...Happy Holidays
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,985 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 9 - Follows: 10 - Published: 12/8/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
But I always will by ekc293 reviews
"I thought I killed you." For Kaitlin, by request.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,169 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 81 - Follows: 16 - Published: 11/17/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Age of Foolishness by chezchuckles reviews
a Worst of Times companion, set after Age of Wisdom and Best of Times. for Sandiane Carter - Happy Birthday!
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 4,732 - Reviews: 51 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 64 - Updated: 11/9/2012 - Published: 11/8/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Last Stand by J.J. Cook reviews
Secrets and decisions from season four add up to trouble. A new murder with similarities send Beckett and Castle back into harms way. One will make a last stand to make sure the other survives. Spoilers through season 4. Slightly AU since the finale.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 21 - Words: 23,723 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 41 - Updated: 11/5/2012 - Published: 4/15/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Unvanquished: Redux by chezchuckles reviews
An epilogue to the epilogue found in Unvanquished. One year later.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 16 - Words: 41,138 - Reviews: 579 - Favs: 233 - Follows: 161 - Updated: 10/18/2012 - Published: 6/16/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
And All The Mornings Ever After by Liv Wilder reviews
"So…" whispered Kate, a slight smile curving her lips and threatening to break wide open like the sun bursting free of a cloud, "you wanna talk about it?" she asked tentatively, looking up at him from beneath dark lashes. How the story might continue post-Always. The morning after...well, in my little world... If you find Ch1 a little OTT it does get better. COMPLETE.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 80 - Words: 245,020 - Reviews: 2203 - Favs: 729 - Follows: 700 - Updated: 10/14/2012 - Published: 5/15/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Up in flames by champagne-and-razor-blades reviews
The flames inside her chest are consuming her, licking at her ribcage, her heart.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 11 - Words: 10,378 - Reviews: 178 - Favs: 60 - Follows: 188 - Updated: 10/13/2012 - Published: 4/20/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
Dead to the World by leuska reviews
For months she's been gone. Months in which Castle's been forced to believe that Kate Beckett was dead. Eight full months in which he's missed her, craved her, mourned her. Now she's standing on his doorstep, two coffees in slightly shaking hands and Castle's world collapses. Direct spoilers for 4x23 Always, but most probably AU from there.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 27 - Words: 106,868 - Reviews: 1772 - Favs: 1,008 - Follows: 823 - Updated: 10/8/2012 - Published: 6/10/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Rest for the Weary by scripting life reviews
*Finally Complete!* When she woke that morning, she'd been filled with joy and hope and the knowledge that they had their whole lives in front of them. She knows this for a naïve dream when she wakes up that night to blood on her hands and a gun to her head. S5 speculation.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 11 - Words: 31,951 - Reviews: 166 - Favs: 93 - Follows: 156 - Updated: 9/24/2012 - Published: 5/28/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Ultimatum by chezchuckles reviews
From the video by yamakiluv. Castle is given an ultimatum: the file for Beckett's life. AU Future.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,676 - Reviews: 516 - Favs: 264 - Follows: 230 - Updated: 9/23/2012 - Published: 9/7/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Midnight Queen by kimmiesjoy reviews
With a new bar open in town and his team AWOL Castle takes on a little undercover mission of his own, never dreaming that 'Ace in the Hole' is where he'll find his Midnight Queen.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 28 - Words: 68,784 - Reviews: 815 - Favs: 337 - Follows: 332 - Updated: 9/19/2012 - Published: 3/3/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Kate's Savior by purplangel reviews
*Kate has been kidnapped* by an underground sex trafficking ring. Castle's trying to save her. This story is on the dark side as it will have light torture, light bondage, voyeurism. No BDSM / No rape. Strong Rating. *This is my personal favorite story*
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Suspense - Chapters: 17 - Words: 41,287 - Reviews: 451 - Favs: 276 - Follows: 277 - Updated: 9/16/2012 - Published: 7/10/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Safe in Your Arms by MyVersion41319 reviews
"Castle had never seen her look so small or scared. It was baffling to him. This was not his wife. This was not Kate Beckett-Castle. She looked like... she looked like a victim." No spoilers. Rating for violent theme
Castle - Rated: M - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,231 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 96 - Follows: 35 - Published: 9/9/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Dandelions by daphnebeauty reviews
Just like the dandelion seeds on the breeze, they had no control over their fates but they had plenty of hopes and wishes to keep them aloft.
Castle - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 28,688 - Reviews: 292 - Favs: 373 - Follows: 262 - Updated: 9/4/2012 - Published: 2/5/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
If by JillianCasey reviews
If she hadn't said yes, they wouldn't have kissed. Alternate Universe. Picks up immediately after Cops and Robbers.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 16,525 - Reviews: 367 - Favs: 421 - Follows: 543 - Updated: 8/28/2012 - Published: 1/16/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
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: 1151 - Favs: 425 - Follows: 517 - Updated: 7/31/2012 - Published: 5/16/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Sweetheart by International08 reviews
His laughter rings through the speaker, makes her heart leap. One shot. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 740 - Reviews: 209 - Favs: 328 - Follows: 59 - Published: 6/13/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Unvanquished by chezchuckles reviews
AU. What happens to Kate Beckett when the Dragon is slain - and she's charged with his murder?
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 15,803 - Reviews: 656 - Favs: 369 - Follows: 242 - Updated: 6/12/2012 - Published: 6/1/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Hidden by AddisonSp reviews
It finally happened, but do things ever work out as planned? How will our favorite couple cope with each other when they must flee and are hidden away from all that they know for her safety? Immediately follows 4x23. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 18 - Words: 55,253 - Reviews: 367 - Favs: 332 - Follows: 234 - Updated: 6/2/2012 - Published: 5/14/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Story (Story III) by AddisonSp reviews
Rick and Kate are married and expecting their first child. Did they wait long enough following her treatment, or will be baby be in danger? Anxieties surface as they are hit with yet another bombshell. Part 3 in Series. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 16 - Words: 42,392 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 135 - Follows: 95 - Updated: 5/13/2012 - Published: 4/30/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Finally! by mtb289 reviews
Revised: Kate made the first move, now they're together, but Kate's been sick, Castle's by her side, past lives are shared, Both secrets are out-So, now what happens-Enjoy, this part of their story is NOW COMPLETE, Maybe they will return in a sequel
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 55,085 - Reviews: 94 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 188 - Updated: 5/7/2012 - Published: 1/29/2012 - Kate B., Rick C.
Inevitable by SpillingInk reviews
Certain things are inevitable. Castle pushes, Beckett twists an ankle, and walls crumble. Complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 47,068 - Reviews: 176 - Favs: 191 - Follows: 201 - Updated: 4/26/2012 - Published: 1/2/2012 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
I will Try To Fix You (Story II) by AddisonSp reviews
She made him a promise when she was diagnosed, but keeping it is easier said than done. Follows Castle and Beckett through her cancer treatment. Sequel to "Walk me Through This One." Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 10 - Words: 31,623 - Reviews: 74 - Favs: 125 - Follows: 72 - Updated: 4/20/2012 - Published: 4/16/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Walk Me Through This One (Story 1) by AddisonSp reviews
Just when she thought things couldn't get worse, life throws another curve ball. Kate is diagnosed with cancer, but how will Rick help her if she doesn't let him in? Takes place in current timeline, but Always did not happen. Now Complete.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 11 - Words: 16,840 - Reviews: 61 - Favs: 150 - Follows: 51 - Updated: 4/15/2012 - Published: 4/14/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Fighting in Cars with Boys by muppet47 reviews
You can't get away from a fight when you're locked in a trunk together. Near future fic based on a Tumblr prompt: No secrets, no angst. One Shot.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,562 - Reviews: 55 - Favs: 157 - Follows: 23 - Published: 4/13/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Murdercycle by FanficwriterGHC reviews
She can't believe their moment is going to happen here, in a hospital room, when she can't even reach out to stop him. Slight Spoilers for 4x21.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,675 - Reviews: 91 - Favs: 282 - Follows: 58 - Published: 4/8/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
The Bitter and the Sweet by letmetellyouaboutmyfeels reviews
For some people one time is enough, but Kate Beckett is selfish. She wants him forever.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 9,965 - Reviews: 72 - Favs: 237 - Follows: 52 - Published: 3/22/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
The Lights Go Down by eyrianone reviews
Cat's out of the bag for both of them, and Castle is crushed in the wake of the truth. Because if she cares for him at all - then how could she do this? ***Finalist for 'Best Drama' in the 2012 Castle Fanfiction Awards.***
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 15 - Words: 29,898 - Reviews: 614 - Favs: 545 - Follows: 417 - Updated: 3/21/2012 - Published: 1/19/2012 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Falling in Love at a Coffee Shop by ifonly13 reviews
Kate Beckett was twenty-six when the biggest accident in her life occurred. Five years later, the biggest miracle happens. AU.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Family - Chapters: 50 - Words: 136,852 - Reviews: 1160 - Favs: 956 - Follows: 624 - Updated: 3/20/2012 - Published: 12/30/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Wrecking Ball by chezchuckles reviews
Watching too much Setup/Countdown produces fic like this. Castle and Beckett encounter something that just might act as a wrecking ball.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Friendship/Romance - Chapters: 12 - Words: 24,259 - Reviews: 654 - Favs: 331 - Follows: 293 - Updated: 2/2/2012 - Published: 1/20/2012 - Rick C., 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
All Along the Watchtower by iHeartYou13 reviews
Beckett is missing. Bodies are found in pairs throughout the boroughs that look like her and Castle. The team makes the connection between the two and races to find who's behind everything before Beckett is the next victim they identify...
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 8 - Words: 30,789 - Reviews: 29 - Favs: 35 - Follows: 36 - Updated: 1/16/2012 - Published: 11/13/2011 - 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: 525 - Follows: 279 - Updated: 1/12/2012 - Published: 11/12/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Fluff by International08 reviews
Richard Castle discovers something unexpected when he visits Kate Beckett one December night.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 11 - Words: 26,008 - Reviews: 609 - Favs: 804 - Follows: 465 - Updated: 12/25/2011 - Published: 12/6/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Of Pain and Possibilities by ScribbledHP reviews
Beckett and Castle have always been close, but a case that threatens to put Castle's life in danger pulls them even closer. Scared, confused, happy, in love. It's Castle and Kate, at their finest.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 16 - Words: 33,058 - Reviews: 204 - Favs: 199 - Follows: 278 - Updated: 11/28/2011 - Published: 4/14/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
A Terrible Hope by muppet47 reviews
"Kate?" His confusion is laced with relief, because lord only knows what he was afraid of finding here. His hand is on her shoulder, heavy and warm. As soon as he sees her face his own crumples a little. "Oh, Kate." post ep. Cops & Robbers
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,568 - Reviews: 83 - Favs: 234 - Follows: 31 - Published: 11/20/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Beyond Broken Castle Walls by eyrianone reviews
Nine months ago she gave him up at the behest of his daughter - choosing to break herself in order to free him. As dumb ideas go it's the worst one ever. ***Finalist for 'Best Romance' in the 2012 Castle Fan Fiction Awards.***
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 41,491 - Reviews: 734 - Favs: 662 - Follows: 409 - Updated: 11/3/2011 - Published: 8/31/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Age of Wisdom by chezchuckles reviews
A companion to Worst of Times which takes place immediately after WoT but before Best of Times. "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness. . ." Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,694 - Reviews: 25 - Favs: 63 - Follows: 15 - Published: 10/27/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Best of Times by chezchuckles reviews
A Worst of Times companion. Epilogue of sorts. for Julie. Happy Birthday! you asked for it. COMPLETE at 3 chapters.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,820 - Reviews: 75 - Favs: 90 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 10/24/2011 - Published: 10/23/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Blizzard by Googie reviews
Castle and Beckett settle down to wait out a blizzard together. What will happen when they're trapped together? Romance, injuries... Pure fluff. FINAL CHAPTER! Story is now complete.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 30 - Words: 114,318 - Reviews: 1356 - Favs: 847 - Follows: 600 - Updated: 10/19/2011 - Published: 2/2/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Apples and Cherries by daphnebeauty reviews
Something happens to completely upturn the lives of Castle and Beckett, throwing them into an adventure that tests and pushes them to their extremes. Mystery, action, and love ensue.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Adventure/Suspense - Chapters: 50 - Words: 118,079 - Reviews: 2578 - Favs: 756 - Follows: 533 - Updated: 10/16/2011 - Published: 5/25/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
No Joy But Lacks Salt by Elliott Silver reviews
She knows it's not the fall that hurts but the sudden stop at the end. For her, the descent is no less terrible than the crash. But at the bottom, at the end, she realizes there is no place to go but up. So she rises. Now complete, with epilogue.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Drama - Chapters: 9 - Words: 25,603 - Reviews: 282 - Favs: 242 - Follows: 154 - Updated: 8/19/2011 - Published: 6/12/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Like Midnight by Cartographical reviews
The call about the body came from Lanie, at four in the morning, on her day off. Lanie never called her about bodies.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 20 - Words: 48,600 - Reviews: 809 - Favs: 459 - Follows: 339 - Updated: 8/2/2011 - Published: 11/18/2010 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hostage by Persephone Summerwick reviews
When an obsessed fan kidnaps Castle and Beckett, they realize they're in over their heads when this psycho wants more than just an autograph. Castle will be put through a series of tests to see just how far he'll go for her.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Horror/Suspense - Chapters: 10 - Words: 30,224 - Reviews: 146 - Favs: 157 - Follows: 156 - Updated: 7/17/2011 - Published: 1/28/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
To Have and To Hold by MommaKristine reviews
When Beckett steps away from her desk Castle's curiosity gets the better of him. He never expected to be crushed by what he found in her drawer. Is it too late for them or can he convince her that he's her 'one and done? Rated M, not fluff, angst warning.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 41 - Words: 128,289 - Reviews: 1604 - Favs: 786 - Follows: 588 - Updated: 7/2/2011 - Published: 2/11/2011 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Worst of Times by chezchuckles reviews
Finale didn't happen. Castle gets the nerve to ask Beckett on a first date, but bodies have a way of showing up at the worst of times. Happy Birthday to Carolina17! WARNING: Violence and angst. SPOILERS for 3XK. COMPLETE
Castle - Rated: T - English - Mystery/Romance - Chapters: 20 - Words: 41,984 - Reviews: 410 - Favs: 374 - Follows: 206 - Updated: 6/22/2011 - Published: 5/27/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
The Cliché by ekc293 reviews
She wasn't a writer... but for him, she would do anything. Warning: Major character death. One shot, terribly sad, but... give it a chance.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,122 - Reviews: 60 - Favs: 67 - Follows: 9 - Published: 6/16/2011 - Kate B. - Complete
Shattered by JillianCasey reviews
Post-finale. Castle tries to put the pieces back together.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,079 - Reviews: 186 - Favs: 457 - Follows: 77 - Published: 5/23/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - 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: 322 - Favs: 425 - Follows: 45 - Published: 4/11/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
After the Storm by Trmptgrl47 reviews
She was right; he thought ironically; the blood on the front her sweater wasn't hers. However, the red that was blossoming on the left side of her body certainly was.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Angst - Chapters: 20 - Words: 38,864 - Reviews: 586 - Favs: 269 - Follows: 276 - Updated: 3/29/2011 - Published: 2/16/2011 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Shattered by SignedSealedWritten reviews
While worrying over her reaction to the new cover art, a call from Esposito shatters his world, tilting it off it's axis. Castle/Beckett
Castle - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 21 - Words: 29,582 - Reviews: 492 - Favs: 195 - Follows: 331 - Updated: 2/27/2011 - Published: 1/11/2010 - Kate B., Rick C.
Fractured by Cartographical reviews
A stressful weekend for Castle and Beckett.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 10 - Words: 18,879 - Reviews: 387 - Favs: 400 - Follows: 214 - Updated: 11/11/2010 - Published: 9/26/2010 - Rick C., Kate B. - Complete
Hunted by JillianCasey reviews
A continuation of Dangerous Game. Highly recommended that you read that first. Beckett tries to figure out where she wants things to go with Castle. Meanwhile, a serial killer fixates on Beckett.
Castle - Rated: M - English - Suspense/Romance - Chapters: 27 - Words: 114,200 - Reviews: 1127 - Favs: 973 - Follows: 317 - Updated: 5/15/2010 - Published: 12/27/2009 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
Dangerous Game by JillianCasey reviews
Beckett is jealous. Castle wants to play a game. This could be dangerous.
Castle - Rated: T - English - Romance/Humor - Chapters: 9 - Words: 16,275 - Reviews: 371 - Favs: 775 - Follows: 176 - Updated: 12/25/2009 - Published: 12/12/2009 - Kate B., Rick C. - Complete
SIN reviews
Rated M to be safe. After the death of the Band of Seven, a mysterious artifact is uncovered by an all too familier baboon pelted demon. And so begins the ressurection of the dreaded Barrows Brothers. Crossover with Runescape
Inuyasha - Rated: M - English - Mystery/Adventure - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,530 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 12/20/2005 - Published: 11/1/2005