20 October 2016 @ 01:00 pm
Prompt #233: Master List

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Masterlist for Prompt #233: Why are you doing this to me? )
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 )
18 October 2016 @ 08:50 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] dreammaidenn
Title: Phantasmagoria
Rating: R (overall)
Pairing/s: Arthur/Merlin, others
Character/s: Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Mordred
Summary: Merlin can feel something has gone terribly awry with his magic.
Warnings: horror tropes and clichés, inspired by movies, creepy imagery.
Word Count: 1009
Prompt: #223 Suspense Month - Why are you doing this to me?
Author's Notes: Modern day AU. Watch out for all the clichés and the nonsense ;) This fic was inspired most of all by the movie It Follows, though it's not a straight up AU of the film, I did work with the main premise here.

Read more... )
18 October 2016 @ 03:51 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] ajsrandom
Title: Fate
Rating: PG
Pairing/s: Merlin/Morgana
Character/s: Morgana, Merlin, Arthur, Gwen
Summary: Morgana conjured a mysterious old woman who has a message for her and the others.
Warnings: none
Word Count: 802
Prompt: #233, why are you doing this to me?
Author's Notes: Part 2 for suspense month.

The figure eventually resolved to that of an ancient-looking woman who looked to have the sadness of ages in her eyes. She pointed her finger at Morgana and opened her mouth to speak.

Read more... )
18 October 2016 @ 12:37 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] brunettepet
Title: The Inheritance, Chapter 2
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Arthur/Merlin
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin
Summary: Did Arthur inherit a haunted house?
Warnings: Haunted house tropes at every turn.
Word Count: 881
Prompt: 233 Why are you doing this to me?
Author's Notes: The Email Order Bridegroom is on hiatus for Suspense Month

“Should we investigate?” Arthur asks in a low voice.

The kitchen light below them shuts off with an ominous click. Merlin doesn’t hesitate in choosing the flight option of fight or flight and he tugs Arthur along. Read more... )
16 October 2016 @ 09:04 pm
Author: Loopstagirl
Title: (Un)Reachable
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur (if you want - who knows where it will go)
Character/s: Arthur, Merlin, Leon, Gwaine, Percival, Lancelot, Elyan
Summary: Arthur had been missing for months. Merlin wasn't sure he had found him.
Warnings: None
Word Count: 1000
Prompt: Why is this happening to me?
Author's Notes: Continuation from last week.

... )
16 October 2016 @ 07:55 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] side_steppings
Title: Da capo (Part 1)
Rating: PG-13
Pairing/s: Merlin/Arthur
Character/s: Merlin, Arthur, ensemble cast
Summary: Merlin wakes up, alone, injured and with no idea what has happened.
Warnings: Imprisonment
Word Count: 880
Prompt: Suspense Month - "Why are you doing this to me?"
Author's Notes: Modern!AU, and the cliffhanger thing is fun, namely because at this stage even I don't know how it's going to end! 'Da capo' is a musical term to repeat the given phrase until ending on a final chord.

Da capo )
16 October 2016 @ 09:47 am
Author: [livejournal.com profile] bunnysworld
Title: Happy Halloween, Part 2
Rating: tbd, G for now
Pairing(s): Merlin/Arthur, most likely
Summary: Horror movie night at Arthur’s house
Warnings: none
Word Count: 628
Prompt: Why are you doing this to me?
Author's Notes: Not beta’d, sorry. Never written horror before, so bear with me, maybe I’ll get there eventually. Hope this has something to do with the prompt. Not sure on that part either.

Happy Halloween, Part 2 )
15 October 2016 @ 01:57 pm
Author: [livejournal.com profile] sidhe_faerie
Title: The Thin Veil Part 2
Rating: PG
Pairing/s: Merlin/Morgana, Arthur/Gwen
Character/s: Specter, Sorceress
Summary: A woman from many lifetimes ago comes to seek revenge and she is using the thin veil between worlds to her advantage.
Warnings: violence
Word Count: 896
Prompt:233 "Why are you doing this to me?".
Author's Notes: The Thin Veil on AO3

The Thin Veil Part 2 )
14 October 2016 @ 10:01 am
Good Morning!!

Welcome to this month's event!

October will be Suspense Month. For this month you will be writing one horror story based on the prompt given - leaving each drabble with a cliff hanger until the very end.

Today's prompt is "Why are you doing this to me?".

The Rules:

1.] All drabbles/drawbles must follow the prompt.

2.] All pairings, rating, or genre, are allowed. Everything will be accepted, as long as it contains the prompt in some form.

3.] All drabbles/drawbles must be posted by Tuesday, October 18th by 8 PM Eastern/Standard Time. This allows you four days to complete your drabble or drawble.

4.] When posting your drabbles/drawbles please use the correct posting format, which can be found here.

To sign up just comment on this post. Sign-ups will end tomorrow Saturday October 15th at 10 AM Eastern/Standard Time. Names will be added to the list throughout the day.

REMEMBER: You must sign up to be able to submit! There's also no limit to how many drabbles/drawbles you can post.

Enjoy, and get creative!


1. [livejournal.com profile] sidhe_faerie
2. [livejournal.com profile] brunettepet
3. [livejournal.com profile] side_steppings
4. [livejournal.com profile] dreammaidenn
5. [livejournal.com profile] bunnysworld
6. [livejournal.com profile] ajsrandom
7. [livejournal.com profile] loopstagirl
8. [livejournal.com profile] ella_rose88
9. [livejournal.com profile] schweet_heart
10. [livejournal.com profile] fractionallyfox