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Sequel to Revenge of the Houseplants and Return of Hastur. Hastur must befriend...

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The Little Frost Troll

14 Aug 2019

Rated: M
Fandom: Thor
Characters: Baldur, Frigga, Heimdall, Hodur, Loki, Odin, Thor, Vali, Vidarr
Genre: Enemies to Friends, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Friends to Lovers, Friendship, Humor, Hurt/Comfort, Romance, Worldbuilding
Warnings: None
Summary: Once upon a time long ago, a Midgardian village was being menaced by a ravenous, blood-hungry troll. The terrified people beseeched the gods for help. Odin Allfather heard their cries and sent his young but mighty son Thor to exterminate the creature.

He didn’t expect him to fall in love with the damned thing.

Words: 101,629   Chapters: 23 [Table of Contents]   Comments: 0   Hits: 1,073


27 Jul 2019

Rated: E
Fandom: Thor
Characters: Heimdall, Loki, Thor
Genre: AU, Humor, Hurt/Comfort, PWP/Smut
Warnings: Dubious Consent, Explicit Language, Explicit Sexual Content, Underage
Summary: Troubled high school student Loki Laufer is sent to the new guidance counselor's office to finally get to the bottom of his behavioral issues.

Words: 11,528   Chapters: 1 [Table of Contents]   Comments: 0   Hits: 16

I Want to Believe

27 Jul 2019

Rated: T
Fandom: Other Fandoms
Characters: Billy Hargrove, Maxine Mayfield, Steve Harrington
Genre: Enemies to Friends, Friends to Lovers, Friendship
Warnings: None
Summary: (Stranger Things) Steve Harrington catches Billy Hargrove trying to leave a note on his car on New Year's Eve, which leads to some interesting developments in their relationship (or lack thereof) with each other. (Eventual Billy/Steve)

Words: 9,175   Chapters: 4 [Table of Contents]   Comments: 0   Hits: 8,816

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