02 July 2017 @ 12:28 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: (be)longing
Rating: G
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, background Gwen/Lancelot
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Will, Gwen, Lancelot
Summary: Five times Merlin did not belong, and one time he did. Or: how the show really should have ended.
Warnings: Angst.
Word Count: 612 words.
Prompt: #269 Belonging.
Author's Notes: It's good to be back! \o/


(be)longing )
 
 
Current Mood: content
 
 
 
11 April 2017 @ 12:24 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: We Need to Talk About Arthur [Part 2]
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Edwin
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Edwin
Summary: Arthur is acting weirder than usual. Morgana refuses to get involved. Meanwhile, Merlin wants his best friend back (and maybe more besides), but that's easier said than done.
[ Prequel | Part 1 | Part 2 | AO3 ]
Warnings: Brief mentions of infidelity, stalking.
Word Count: 1200 words.
Prompt: #257: Work (Artist Appreciation Month #1) and #255: It's Quiet Uptown.
Author's Notes: Such gorgeous artwork! <33


Part 2 )
 
 
Current Mood: busy
 
 
20 March 2017 @ 10:54 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: We Need to Talk About Arthur [Part 1]
Rating: PG-13 [this part]
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Edwin
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Edwin
Summary: Arthur is acting weirder than usual. Morgana refuses to get involved. Meanwhile, Merlin wants his best friend back (and maybe more besides), but that's easier said than done.
[ Prequel | Part 1 | AO3 ]
Warnings: Brief mentions of infidelity, stalking.
Word Count: 1000 words.
Prompt: Ham 4 Cam #3 (You'll Be Back)
Author's Notes: I now have this song stuck in my head on a permanent loop. I hope you're happy :P


Part 1 )
 
 
 
07 March 2017 @ 07:03 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: We Need to Talk About Merlin [Part 5]
Rating: PG-13 [this part]
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Edwin, Edwin/Sophia
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Morgana, Gwaine, Sophia
Summary: Merlin has a new boyfriend. Morgana doesn't like him. Somehow, Arthur winds up stuck in the middle.
[ Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | AO3 | Merlocked18's Art | Sequel ]
Warnings: Discussion of infidelity. Questionable life decisions.
Word Count: 1000 words.
Prompt: Ham 4 Cam #1 (Wait For It)
Author's Notes: Argh.


Part 5 )
 
 
Current Mood: apathetic
 
 
 
22 February 2017 @ 01:50 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: We Need to Talk About Merlin [Part 3]
Rating: PG-13 [this part]
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Edwin, Edwin/Sophia
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Morgana, Gwaine, Edwin, Sophia
Summary: Merlin has a new boyfriend. Morgana doesn't like him. Somehow, Arthur winds up stuck in the middle.
[ Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | AO3 | Merlocked18's Art | Sequel ]
Warnings: Deals with cheating/infidelity.
Word Count: ~1400 words. Eep. Sorry.
Prompt: #250 Pick-Up Lines.
Author's Notes: I ran out of time/energy to edit this, so please forgive its length and somewhat unpolished state, lol. In the meantime, many thanks to dhampir1508 for providing impromptu beta assistance. Any remaining issues/errors are my own and will no doubt be corrected eventually...


Part 3 )
 
 
Current Mood: embarrassed
 
 
12 February 2017 @ 03:23 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: We Need to Talk About Merlin [Part 2]
Rating: G [this part]
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Edwin
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Morgana, Gwaine, Edwin
Summary: Merlin has a new boyfriend. Morgana doesn't like him. Somehow, Arthur winds up stuck in the middle.
[ Part 1 | Part 2 | AO3 | Merlocked18's Art ]
Warnings: None.
Word Count: 1300 words (sorry!).
Prompt: #249 Blind Date.
Author's Notes: Happy (early) Valentine's Day, darlings :)


Part 2 )
 
 
Current Mood: cranky
 
 
05 February 2017 @ 08:47 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: We Need to Talk About Merlin [Part 1]
Rating: G [this part]
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Edwin
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Morgana
Summary: Merlin has a new boyfriend. Morgana doesn't like him. Somehow, Arthur winds up stuck in the middle.
Warnings: None.
Word Count: 1000 words.
Prompt: #248 We Need to Talk
Author's Notes: Obligatory office romance AU is obligatory ;)


Part 1 )
 
 
Current Music: City of Stars - La La Land
Current Mood: nostalgic
 
 
31 January 2017 @ 04:59 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events
Rating: G
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur
Summary: Embarrassment comes in many forms, as Merlin, unfortunately, knows all too well.
Warnings: None.
Word Count: 300 words total.
Prompt: #247 Embarrass
Author's Notes: Since my muse has apparently gone on vacation at the moment, I decided to challenge myself to do three unconnected 100-word fics for the prompt instead. I tried to look at embarrassment from a different angle in each one.


Secondhand Embarrassment )

Schadenfreude )

Self-Consciousness )
 
 
Current Mood: silly
 
 
23 January 2017 @ 01:02 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: Catch and Release
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin
Summary: There can be no right answer here: either way, it will not, cannot change the outcome. But Arthur can’t bear the idea of facing all the years without Merlin and not knowing.
Warnings: Angst
Word Count: 1000 words
Prompt: #246 Bruises
Author's Notes: I felt like indulging the angst-bunnies today, apparently XD

Catch and Release )
 
 
Current Mood: cheerful
 
 
15 January 2017 @ 06:29 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: and you've had your fill of sinking
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Uther
Summary: To the best of Merlin's knowledge, King Uther had never struck his son, but then, he had never needed to — Arthur had always taken his father's disappointment as grounds for thorough self-flagellation, and he did a far better job of excoriating himself than the king could ever do.
Warnings: Discussion of off-screen violence. Heavy parental judgment. Angst and emotional hurt/comfort.
Word Count: 1000 words.
Prompt: #245 Enough.
Author's Notes: Title from All American Rejects' Moving On.


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Current Mood: sad
 
 
08 January 2017 @ 01:07 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: sword and shield
Rating: T
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Gaius
Summary:

“What happened?” Gaius inquired, pulling one of Merlin’s hands away from his face. “Did someone hit you?”

“Arthur tried to kill me,” Merlin said, his voice distinctly muffled thanks to the handkerchief he was using to staunch the blood. He shot Arthur an outraged look. “I think he broke by dose.”

“It was an accident,” Arthur corrected, scowling. “I wasn’t aiming for his face; it just kind of got in the way.”

Warnings: A bit of blood and violence.
Word Count: 995 words.
Prompt: #244 Accidental.
Author's Notes: Oh, hey, look, an actual plot this time!


sword and shield )
 
 
Current Mood: amused
 
 
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: shall the water not remember (my hand's slow gesture)
Rating: G
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur
Summary: Arthur travels through Avalon with a boy he can't quite remember, searching for someone he can't quite forget.
Warnings: None.
Word Count: 995 words.
Prompt: #243 Looking Back
Author's Notes: I watched Alice Through the Looking Glass a few nights ago. That has nothing much to do with this fic, but I blame it anyway. Title is from Fred Chappell's Narcissus and Echo.


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Current Mood: quixotic
 
 
 
23 November 2016 @ 11:56 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: Unexpected
Rating: G
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur
Summary: When Arthur comes back safely from patrol, Merlin learns to appreciate the little things.
Warnings: None.
Word Count: 650 words.
Prompt: #238 Unexpected.
Author's Notes: My muse is still being uncooperative, but I did manage a bit of fluff for once. Yay!

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02 November 2016 @ 11:17 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: Welcome to Camelot Hotel
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Mordred
Summary: He heard the sound of the gun being cocked. A sudden freezing chill crept up the back of his neck. “Any last words?” (Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4)
Warnings: Violence, attempted murder, minor character death, stalking, rampant clichés and horror tropes everywhere.
Word Count: 995 words.
Prompt: #235 Suspense Month - Chaos.
Author's Note: Sorry I'm late, I've had a bit of a rough week.

Unfinished business )
 
 
Current Mood: depressed
 
 
23 October 2016 @ 12:07 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: Welcome to Camelot Hotel
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Characters: Merlin, Arthur, Gaius, Other
Summary: “My dear boy,” Gaius said, peering at Merlin intently over the top of his spectacles. “It sounds as though your flat is haunted.” (Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4)
Warnings: Stalking, horror tropes, attempted murder.
Word Count: 995 words.
Prompt: #234 Suspense Month - "No, Stop!" and by trope_bingo square, "trapped in a dream."
Author's Notes: It's like you read my mind, mods :)

The more things change )

 
 
19 October 2016 @ 12:39 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
Title: Welcome to Camelot Hotel (Part 2)
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, Other
Summary: “You didn't know, did you? You always were oblivious to the things that were right under your nose. Whereas I knew all your secrets from the start.” (Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4)
Warnings: Stalking, implied off-screen death and violence.
Word Count: 999 words
Prompt: #233 Suspense Month - "Why are you doing this to me?" and by trope_bingo square, "Haunted House."
Author's Notes: Sorry this is a bit rushed, I've been a bit busy the past few days and only just managed to squeeze some writing in before the deadline.


Things that go bump in the night )