21 August 2013 @ 09:00 am
Prompt #71: Master List

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Masterlist for Prompt #71: despair )
20 August 2013 @ 11:54 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] judin
Title: All dressed up
Rating: G
Pairing/s: Arthur/Merlin
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin, the knights
Summary: Merlin exists to drive Arthur to distraction. Arthur is sure of it.
Warnings: Crossdressing! Which should be more of an incentive than a warning.
Word Count: 809
Prompt: #71 Despair
Author's Notes: Oh look, it's not the Frozen Stars verse! This is meant to be humorous, which is the reason I am giving for it being a bit slap-dash. There might be a part 2 with more sex.

All dressed up )
20 August 2013 @ 11:08 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] karuvapatta
Title: Passing Time
Rating: R, to be safe
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Other
Character/s: Merlin and only Merlin, because he's doomed to a life of misery and solitude
Summary: Arthur is dead, but Merlin isn't. It's just something he has to live with.
Warnings: Language, reference to past major character death
Word Count: 450
Prompt: #71 Despair
Author's Notes: I swear I meant to write something fluffy, but then this happened – four hundred words of pointless angst, basically. Happens post series.

Read more... )
20 August 2013 @ 09:03 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] aeris444
Title:Desperate Measure
Pairing/s:Arthur/Merlin, Gwaine/Merlin
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin
Summary: Arthur has to act if he want to help Merlin
Word Count:508
Prompt:71. Despair
Author's Notes: Thanks to [livejournal.com profile] derenai for the beta. Follows Life changing surprise and Shadow
Read here )
20 August 2013 @ 12:05 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] eurydice72
Title: Doomed
Rating: PG
Pairing/s: None
Character/s: Morgana, Mordred
Summary: Morgana struggles with the aftermath of a night she never expected.
Warnings: Major character death
Word Count: 808
Prompt: #71, Despair
Author's Notes: God, I'm so sorry this is so depressing. I blame the prompt and the history of the 'verse I'm choosing to play in, lol. Fingers crossed the next one isn't quite so angsty.

This takes place after my ficlet for prompt 70. The entire AU, where Merlin and Morgana are professors and Mordred their student, can be found at AO3.

Doomed )
19 August 2013 @ 09:32 pm
Author: clea2011
Title: Complicated
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Gwaine/Merlin, Arthur/Merlin
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin, Gwaine
Summary: Merlin finds that being desirable isn't as much fun as it's made out to be.
Warnings: Angst
Word Count: 1000
Prompt: 71 Despair
Author's Notes: Thanks to deinonychus_1 for the beta.  This is a follow-on from In Too Deep and These Things I'll Never Say

Complicated )

Author: [livejournal.com profile] drarryisgreen
Title: The Prince in Disguise
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, Merlin/Gwaine
Summary: Gwaine's surprise visit
Warnings: Mention of domestic abuse in a relationship. (Gwaine=bad guy)
Word Count: 625
Prompt: #71--Despair for [livejournal.com profile] camelot_drabble
Author's Notes: Merlin is finding new and shocking things about Arthur ♥ Read Parts 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

The Prince in Disguise )
19 August 2013 @ 09:57 am
Author: Loopstagirl
Title: No Escape
Rating: NC-17
Pairing/s: None
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur
Summary: How long had he been held prisoner for now? He had no idea.
Warnings: torture, strongly implied rape/non-con
Word Count: 999
Prompt: #71 Despair
Author's Notes: Well this is rather dramatic.

... )
Current Music: Pearl, Katy Perry
Current Mood: contemplative
18 August 2013 @ 09:07 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] destiny_chicken
Title: Into The Darkness
Rating: G
Pairing/s: None
Character/s: Gwaine
Summary: Banished from Camelot by King Uther, Gwaine contemplates his life.
Warnings: None
Word Count: 183
Prompt: #71 Despair
Author's Notes: Thank you to [livejournal.com profile] inspired_being for beta'ing my stories. This drabble takes place after episode 3.04.

Into The Darkness )
Current Mood: drained
18 August 2013 @ 07:46 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] witty_teacup
Title: If You Love Him (Let Him Go)
Rating: PG
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur, one-sided Merlin/Gwaine
Character/s: Gwaine, Merlin, Arthur
Summary: His heart has always belonged to Merlin, Gwaine realized soon after meeting him. But Merlin's heart is owned by another.
Warnings: Allusions to spoilers for 3x04, 3x08, 3x12 and 3x13.
Word Count: 994
Prompt: #71 - Despair
Author's Notes: Oh gosh I love Gwaine so much but Merwaine makes me so sad because I know that if he had to choose, Merlin would always choose Arthur. So yeah, this is sad. With a prompt like that, it's kind of hard not to angst it up a bit. But please enjoy!

If You Love Him (Let Him Go) )
18 August 2013 @ 03:43 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] osky291
Title: Despair of an Addict
Rating: G
Pairing/s: Arthur/Merlin
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin
Summary: "It’s been months, Arthur!" Merlin pushed up to look at Arthur. "Months! I can't go on like this I can't! I need it! I--"
Warnings: NONE! No, really.
Word Count: 262
Prompt: Despair
Author's Notes: BOOM! Anti-angst squad strikes again! Sorry, I really really hate making people sad.
Read more... )
18 August 2013 @ 02:09 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] weepingwillow9
Title: Something to Hold
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur
Summary: It's the same dream again.
Warnings: None
Word Count: 346
Prompt: Despair
Author's Notes: So I really really didn't want to write angst this week... and so I put the ending of this in. Cliche'd get out clause, I know.

.......... )
18 August 2013 @ 11:16 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] candymacaron
Title: On My Own
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin, Will
Summary: Merlin is a lost soul, and finds living on his own isn't easy
Warnings: Brief non nondescript mentions of drug use
Word Count:936
Prompt: Despair
Author's Notes: Modern, AU, written quick and in a different style than I normally do. But its fun to try new things, right?

Read more... )

18 August 2013 @ 02:15 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] rottencreampuff
Title: The Days Without You
Rating: PG
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Freya, mentionings of Arthur and others.
Summary: Arthur has been out fighting in the recent war, and when he's mentioned as one of the many missing soldiers on TV, Merlin gets worried.
Warnings: None unless one were to be affected by things dealing with loved ones being in war.
Word Count: 526
Prompt: Despair
Author's Notes: I almost put a happy ending here but since the prompt was despair I decided not to stray from the mood. Enjoy.

The Days Without You )
17 August 2013 @ 08:22 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] weepingwillow9
Title: Ordinary at Best
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin
Summary: "Come home with me?"
Warnings: None
Word Count: 528
Prompt: Despair
Author's Notes: Bear with me guys, I'm ALMOST at the sex. May have cheated a little with the prompt and gone for despair-ate or desperate, but I didn't want to ruin their date!

......... )
17 August 2013 @ 04:42 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] bunnysworld
Title: Until Albion’s need is the greatest
Rating: PG
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur
Summary: Arthur watches Merlin as the boat drifts into the mists of Avalon
Warnings: Character death (canon)
Word Count: 442
Prompt: Despair
Author's Notes: I made myself cry writing this, so be warned *hands out tissues*
Can also be found here

Until Albion’s need is the greatest )
17 August 2013 @ 11:15 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] sidhe_faerie
Title: It Comes In Waves
Rating: K+
Pairing/s: Arthur/Gwen, Merlin/Morgana, Past Lancelot/Gwen
Character/s: Doctor, Orderly
Summary: Lancelot returns to Britain and finds it a whole new world.
Warnings: none
Word Count: 991
Prompt:71 Despair
Author's Notes:
Modern Camelot (Modern AU Series 1) is here on AO3.
The earlier prompts for King Of Britain (Modern AU Series 2) are on AO3

xxIt Comes In Waves )
16 August 2013 @ 10:00 am
Sign-Ups for prompt #71 are now closed!!!

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Another prompt! This week's prompt is despair.

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1.][livejournal.com profile] sidhe_faerie
2.][livejournal.com profile] witty_teacup
3.][livejournal.com profile] drarryisgreen
4.][livejournal.com profile] rottencreampuff
5.][livejournal.com profile] bunnysworld
6.][livejournal.com profile] osky291
7.][livejournal.com profile] eurydice72
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9.][livejournal.com profile] aeris444
10.][livejournal.com profile] clea2011
11.][livejournal.com profile] weepingwillow9
12.][livejournal.com profile] judin
13.][livejournal.com profile] candymacaron
14.][livejournal.com profile] destiny_chicken
15.][livejournal.com profile] loopstagirl