Your mod is slacking again, apologies for that. Have a masterlist for the Five Things prompt to make up for it:
raedbard wrote Good Times for a Change [Toby/Sam, R]
kubis wrote Walking and Talking [Sam, Josh, Donna, Toby, G]
And for this month I was thinking, what with it being NaNoWriMo
and the holidays coming up and the yuletide
extravaganza starting in earnest and the manyyy ficathons that run at this time of year, I would declare November an amnesty month
What that actually means is this: you can use this month to rest and recuperate, OR, you can use it to complete or have another go at (or a first
go at) any of the previous prompts we've used
. So, if the mood takes you, have a look through that tag and the previous challenges (back as far as you like), and see if anything prods you. Or use this month to finish up something that never quite came together in the past. Or wait 'til December. :)
Hi, that's my first time here. :)
That's only my second time posting TWW fic. That's also my second time writing and posting fic in English, so I'm a little nervous.
, for the beta and kind words.Title:
Walking and talkingAuthor: kubisCharacters:
Sam and Josh, Donna, mentions of TobyWarnings:
spoilers up to the S7 finale.Rating:
for the Five Things prompt at tww_minis
Five conversations between Sam and Josh."Toby is insane."
Good Times for a Change, or, Five Beds They Made Themselves Lie InAuthor: raedbardPairing:
Not Sorkin, not Wells. Don't sue?Warnings | Timeline | Spoilers:
adultery, unhappiness | pre-show to post-show | none if you've seen past S4A/N:
for the Five Things promptSummary: Toby watches him, and wonders why he's even wearing a tie, why he still needs to be buttoned-up and proper, the best-dressed man at the Heartbroken Ball, when they have seen everything of each other and forgotten as much as they learned the first time, and begun again.Good Times for a Change
Laaaate. Sorry about that. Here's last time's masterlist:thecolourclear
wrote Sam Meets the Doctor
[TWW/Doctor Who x-over, Sam, The Doctor, PG]pinkinks
wrote A Hundred Miles or More
[(some implied) Toby/Sam, Toby/CJ (and Sam?), NC-17]
Thanks to everyone for writing!
Okay, it's back to old fannish favourites time again.
It's Five Things/Times fic. You know the kind of thing: Five Pieces of Trivia It Turned Out Jed Bartlet Didn't Know; Five People Willing to Swear that C.J. Cregg Really Is That Good in Bed; Five Phonecalls Josh Lyman Wishes He'd Answered; Five Times Toby and Andy Slept Together After the Divorce.
Neat for many reasons: structured fics are cool, you can shove loads of different pairings in there, you can play in a lot of different settings or times, they have this way of writing themselves without you having to do all the plotting work of a less structured fic, and by the rules of this comm, each Thing/Time need only be 100 words in length.
Have until the end of October (ETA: i.e. October 31st), since I feel generous today. ;) Thanks, guys.
ETA: And if you're not sick of ficathons and you feel like doing something to mark the fact that it's been TEN YEARS since TWW first began airing in the States, you might want to go over and see what they're doing at tenyearsoftww
A Hundred Miles or MoreAuthor:
Angst, Slash OtherCharacters:
Toby, CJ and SamPairing:
(some implied) Toby/Sam, Toby/CJ (and Sam?)Warnings:
(mostly implied) drug use, voyeurismWord Count:
nc-17 to be uber safe (for language and adult themes)Summary:
He wonders how the hell any of this was considered to be a good idea.Author’s Note
: For the isolation prompt. TWW is not mine, do not sue. A first real attempt at anything serious with Toby. I’m not sure how I feel about it. Many thanks to sterling_sky
for the beta-help and support and raedbard
for the appreciated pom poms.( Read more...Collapse )
Title: Sam Meets The Doctor (1/5)
Pairings/character: Sam, The Doctor (Ten)
Word Count: 586
Summary: Sam was used to people not knowing the High Holy Days. He wasn’t quite used to strange men coming out of Police Call boxes not knowing the year, but he was lonely after the death of Toby, and this man reminded him of Toby, in some way that he couldn’t quite place his finger on.
Authors Note: It's a 5-part, 5-day look at Sam and the Doctor's journey towards forgiving themselves during the high holy days- for the events of the past year. Set 2017- post series 4 for the Doctor (so the Doctor and 'past year' are meant to be taken liberally), and post Toby's death for Sam.
[Note: I'm also not going to spam the comm with all five days- I'll edit this post and post the links/wordcounts to parts 2-4 as the week goes on, seeing as the deadline is today. I decided to use the prompt of 'isolation' very liberally] ( Sam Meets The Doctor )
Well, it's September. So you know what's coming. Masterlist for the 'concept album' prompt:melliyna
wrote The Arms of Grace
[TWW/Criminal Minds x-over, Toby, Aaron Hotchner, PG-13]amy_vic
wrote The Only Thing Missing is a Van Morrison Cover Song
[Andrea/Toby, Matt Skinner, Sam, PG]raedbard
wrote Six Songs from Morrissey's 'Ringleader of the Tormentors'
[Toby/Sam, Sam/Huck, Molly, Huck, Andrea, PG to R]in_joke_taken
wrote Music When the Lights Go Out
wrote So Much for the Afterglow
[Toby/Sam, Andrea, Huck, Molly, PG]
Thank you so
much to everyone who wrote. Now, onwards!
Okay, so that last one was kinda demanding, and because we don't want to fry your brains, amy_vic and I thought we'd keep it simple for the next one.
Your prompt is one word: 'isolation'.
There are plenty of different ways to play this. Your story doesn't have to be about isolation from people, though that would be one way to go. It could be geographical isolation -- Josh freaking out because his Blackberry has no reception; it could be emotional isolation -- those bullies who beat up on Sam when he was in High School; it could be cultural isolation -- maybe C.J. is, for whatever reason, stuck somewhere like Tokyo, feeling eleven foot high and very out of place (yes, we kinda stole that from Lost in Translation).
Anyway, you get the idea. As simple -- or complex -- as you want to make it. :)
I'm going to give you three weeks for this one too (subject to all of us deciding we can't cope with the deadline!), so your due date is September 21st
. See you then.
Title: So Much For The Afterglow (Toby's Story In Song)
Pairings/character: Toby/Sam, Andy, Huck, Molly
Word Count: 4207 - individual sections vary
Warnings: Character Death (and horridly unbetaed)
Summary: see title
Authors Note: So Much For The Afterglow, by Everclear was the inspiration for this. Each section is inspired by the song that it pairs up with on the album. There are 12 songs/fics and one 'bonus' song/fic. Story and album are both in chronological order. ( So Much For The Afterglow (Toby's Story In Song) )
: Music When The Lights Go OutAuthor Name: in_joke_taken Pairings/character:
Josh/Sam, Cameo of CJRating:
Total 3009, individual variesWarnings:
I don't owe it.Summary:
Scenes from the life of Josh and Sam, Idiot Boys (In Love).Authors Note:
challenge to write a story for each song on an album. Without even realizing it I picked Otis Redding's 'The Dock of the Bay'. As Otis Redding is quite possible my favorite singer of all time, I think every one should give him a try. The title though is the title of a song by The Libertines, which is a very beautiful song, even if it doesn't fit the feel of the drabble cycle.
The stories are in chronological order of the relationship and not the order the songs appear on the album.( To my journal )
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