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Scully is finding this Christmas particularly stressful until she takes matters into her own hands. (a little pun intended)   Read more...
When Scully begins experiencing a strange form of empathy, it affects her work on an abduction case. Mulder reacts oddly, becoming more and more attracted to her because of it, but the consequences of and reasons for her new ability are more far- reaching than either of them realize. Although the author rated this R, it's probably at least borderline NC-17. Read more...
Sequel to 12 Rites of Passage; repercussions from their last case lead to the shut down of the X-Files and an unwilling separation between Mulder and Scully. Lovers Series: Expressions of love.  Two short companion stories to 12 Degrees of Separation. The tags keep falling off this one, not everything is tagged. Read more...
Mulder and Scully seek a missing woman and discover frightening truths about their pasts. This is a Prequel to 12 Degrees of Separation and takes place within the same universe. You will find notable discrepancies between this piece and 12 Degrees as I have incorporated third season story developments into the canon of the 12 Degrees Universe. Read more...
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Have yourself a merry little Christmas... A post-ep for "How the Ghosts Stole Christmas" that continues on through the start of Season 6. Note: This series isn't related to the other "12" series by Anne Haynes. Read more...
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It's Mulder's worst nightmare when Scully is kidnapped -- and it's the greatest terror Scully has ever faced.  Can Mulder get to her before time runs out? Read more...
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There’s never a dull moment when your neighbor is Special Agent Fox Mulder. *There was something going on between these two, or else there was something not going on, when there clearly ought to be.* Read more...
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The Big Easy in February, a tiny little cabin on the bayou, and the most pleasurable way to generate some heat. Read more...
Two mysterious and surprising cases -- plus encounters with manhole covers, ice cream and pigs -- lead Scully and Mulder down an unexpected path: the road home. This is an improv fic, with just a sprinkling of mytharc. Read more...
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Mulder and Scully's plans for a Christmas getaway suffer a setback, and Mulder's life hangs in the balance. Part of the wonderful Virtual Seasons universe (Season 9) Read more...
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There's something mysterious in a picturesque Colorado mountain village where romance is rampant and the birthrate is astronomical. Read more...
One day, the Gunmen just disappeared. This was ML's wish for how the X-Files would end. Read more...
Biological weapons, ghosts, sex, guns, bad guys galore, Mulder, Scully, Skinner, and a partridge in a pear tree. Some glorious Profiler!Mulder angst. Read more...
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BOOK ONE: ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS Our heroes finally decide to do the dirty deed. Sex, love, all the rest. What might have occurred before the last two thirds of Season 7. BOOK TWO: BETTER WITH PRACTICE Two Weeks after Book One. BOOK THREE: COMES THE MORNING Mulder and Scully have been together for about two weeks after the events in Absolute Beginners, and it’s now the day after the events in Better With Practice. Read more...
Mulder is the Bureau’s last hope for solving a horrific child kidnapping/murder case and is assigned as behavioral specialist consultant. It’s Skinner and Scully’s job to keep him well and sane long enough to prevent another death. Similarities to both victim and killer profiles create an uneasy resonance in Mulder, who must fight to maintain enough of a professional distance so as to avoid an unrecoverable slide into the abyss. !References to child abuse. Kronos writes a great case file Read more...
Acadia:  Mulder and Scully track a killer in the woods, while struggling with the various issues unresolved between them. Fourth season, between Demons Gethsemane.  [The main story is rated T. The smut is in the deleted scene only.] Into the Woods: A deleted scene from Acadia; a direction the story didn't ultimately take. [E/NC-17 Rated] Read more...
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Is it the magic of the Eight Ball, the Christmas spirit, or something that’s been a long time in coming? Nothing but Christmas cheer, schmoop and smut here. We don't know nothin' bout no angst. Read more...
An epic post-colonization series. This includes the complete story and the bonus extras. I'm not big on post-col, but I really enjoyed the way Donna threw all the characters into the destruction and rebuilding of their worlds in this one.  It's a long one, written over about 10 years. Read more...
This series began with the devastating effects One Son had on Mulder and Scully's partnership, and continued through their desperate attempt to understand the alien threat and the complex loyalties of Diana and other players. Parts 3 and 4 take place after Biogenesis as Scully and Mulder try to come to terms with his mysterious illness. There's a shippy end for believers... Read more...
Aftershock: Agents Mulder and Scully assist the San Francisco Police Department in tracking down a mysterious strangler in the aftermath of a 6.7 earthquake. Time: Returning to San Francisco, Mulder and Scully discover that becoming lovers is just a matter of time. These aren't quite a series; but they're in the same universe (or city at least).  Aftershock is a casefile with UST that's pretty high on the Richter Scale, winning first place for casefiles in the 1999 Spooky Awards.  Read more...
Imagine Mulder and Scully under the influence of Love Potion Number Nine. Agape ah-GA-pay: Unselfish love for all persons. An ethical theory according to which such love is the chief virtue, and actions are good to the extent that they express it, is sometimes called agapism. Agape is the Greek word most often used for love in The New Testament, and is often used in modern languages to signify whatever sort of love the writer takes to be idealized there. Read more...
SUMMARY: Up, up and away! RATING: Oh, NC-55? (even I can't read it without feeling dirty) CONTENT WARNING: Ladies and gentlemen, please return to your seats. The captain has turned on the Fasten Seatbelts sign, as we expect to encounter some turbulent SMUT. CLASSIFICATION: SMUT, SMUT, SMUT, MSR, SMUT   Read more...
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Driving back to Washington on Halloween evening Mulder and Scully see strange lights in the sky over rural Maryland, stop to investigate, and find themselves spending a night they will not soon forget. Read more...
The Fan-Fiction Writer's Union (NJ Local #527) required post 'End' vignette. I'm very glad Mustang Sally complied with the union rules to write this hot little drunken mutual comfort fic. I prefer this to Mulder drinking on his own in FIght the Future... Read more...
Volume Three contains the episodes: Via Negativa by Jaz Salvage by Heather Surekill by Sam Empedocles by Jo & Hazel Dead Alive by Nancy Three Words by Tracy Note: These episodes are in a different order from the aired episodes, and should be read in the AS8 order to get the most enjoyment from them.  Please make sure you read Volume One and Volume Two before embarking on Volume Three. Again major improvements were made to these episodes, but the Read more...
Alternative Season 8 is a retelling of the episodes aired during the eighth season of The X-Files, utilizing the same starting point (the 7th-season finale, "Requiem") and the same essential story premises. We do this in hopes of demonstrating that, given the same basic storylines, there was a better way this season could have been handled, a higher road the producers could have taken. Departures from characterization will be rectified, needless and senseless continuity errors will be fixed, and bad Read more...
Volume 2 of Alternative Season 8 contains the following episodes: PerManum by Kristel St Johns Roadrunners by XochiLuvr This Is Not Happening by Jo & Tracy Patience by MaryAnn Badlaa by Elizabeth & Alicia Redrum by Lara Means Note: These episodes are in a different order from the aired episodes, and should be read in the AS8 order to get the most enjoyment from them.  Please make sure you read Volume One before embarking on Volume Two. These talented writers Read more...
The final volume of the Alternative Season 8 project contains: Vienen by Tiffany & Jo Alone by Juliettt Essence by Kristel St Johns Existence by Kristel St Johns Evolution by Kristel St Johns Extras: About the Authors & Secrets of AS8 Special Note: These episodes are in a different order from the aired episodes, and should be read in the AS8 order to get the most enjoyment from them.  Please make sure you read Volumes One,   Two and Three before Read more...
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Assigned to find a horrifying serial murderer, Agent Scully discovers things about herself and her past that she never suspected. Anamorphosis - Greek, to form anew. "the unfoldment of destinies follows ...upon the fall of outer circumstances...[a] substantial event was actually but a veil, a tissue of circumstance, conjured forth or the realization of a plot already formed." [Joseph Campbell, Creative Mythology] !Numerous content warnings apply: child sexual abuse, recovered memories, rape (not described), suicidal ideations, dissociative disorder. Read more...
Over the years, his dreams had slowly mutated from Samantha’s abduction to visions of Them taking Scully. For over twelve years when the moon was at its highest, she was his stability, his guard from the horrors that haunted him each time his eyes closed. Now, as he sits in the car on this bridge, watching helplessly as the craft hovers above the only woman he’s ever truly loved, he can only hope and pray that whatever they do to Read more...
Mulder and Scully are called in to investigate the explosion of an air separation plant in Hampton, Virginia, in which more than a hundred people were killed. Mulder struggles against self-doubt and considers his future with the Bureau, even as he and Scully become embroiled in politics when their opinion as to what occurred runs contrary to that of the local FBI SAC. Despite the roadblocks, their investigation leads them to a conspiracy whose purpose could result in an even Read more...
Mulder and Scully, off the X Files for now, investigate a possible bioweapons facility. What they find there puts their partnership, their investigative skills, their love and even their sanity to a test neither could ever have imagined. !non-consensual sex, suicidal thoughts *Aug 2021 Update: Jean has now republished this story on AO3 with a few little edits, so I've added the link to take you there.* Read more...
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Mulder and Scully race to uncover the mystery behind the deaths of eight FBI agents - all linked to three cases from the 1970's in which Skinner was also involved - and now the only one left alive. The three must first determine which case is the link, and then attempt to identify who is behind the subtle yet deadly eliminations, all the while evading being targets themselves. Read more...
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Two very loosely-connected companion fics: Anniversary: Scully reaches a turning point in her relationship with Mulder. Birthday: On the day of his 38th birthday, Mulder decides to reveal the truth to Scully and see where it gets him… (where do you think?) Read more...
Strange doings in a tiny western town bring Mulder and Scully out to investigate. Once there, they uncover a deadly experiment that may cost both of them their lives. Read more...
Happy April Fool's Day! I hope Sister Spooky's foolery adds some Mulder and Scully fun to your day.  Scully plays joke that gets her more than she thought she could ever get.    Skinner is the 'butt' of her practical joke. Read more...
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April Fool's Day 1 - 101 Uses For Jumper Cables: Scully plays a practical joke on Mulder that leaves him speechless. April Fool's Day 2 - Please Leave a Message : Mulder feels compelled to retaliate, pulling out all the stops for this practical joke. April Fool's Day 3 - Sex, Lies and Microcassette Tapes: Geez, will Scully give up? Think not. She's got another trick up her sleeve for Mulder in the practical joke war. April Fool's Day 4 Read more...
Filling in the gaps before, during and after Arcadia, with alternating POVs. Yes it's another Arcadia fic.  This one's a lot shorter on plot than Illusions - it's pretty much just a fun, irreverant, frolicsome smutromp.  Scully gets to play a little one-on-one with Mulder, and it turns into one of those lurid fics that CC warned us about.  Ms AM has decided to out herself as her current author name: Ms31x129 Read more...
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Dividends: A late night conversation as Scully takes stock on the last six years. Seven Year Itch: Sequel to "Dividends." Another late night conversation as Mulder and Scully sort through their feelings. Covenants, Contracts & Restrictions: Missing scene from Arcadia. Night 1: they spoon like baby kittens (shyeah!). Night 2: Scully tosses Mulder out of the bedroom. Night 3: Anyone’s guess. All I know is Mulder was looking pretty chipper the next morning. And Scully was acting downright wifely when Read more...
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A story of personal demons and the dust of angels. Can Scully help Mulder find his way out of the labyrinth? Read more...
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As around the sun the earth knows she’s revolving And the rosebuds know to bloom in early May Just as hate knows love is the cure You can rest your mind assured That i’ll be loving you always --Stevie Wonder, As Book One: Mulder and Scully have to fight for their positions on the X-Files. Book Two:  Part One - Thanksgiving + Part Two  - Christmas (to Chapter 14 - last updated Dec 12, 2004) Although this edition has an Read more...
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Au Naturel: Mulder and Scully spend the day together. In a state forest. Aux Etoiles: Just what is it that makes a moment magic?  This story takes place in the Au Naturel Universe, but they work as stand-alones. Read more...
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Autopsy Fun: With a serial killer on the loose, Scully gets her chance to shine. Autopsy Fun Aftermath: Time to pay the piper... Autopsy Fun For Real: Finally Scully's getting some real autopsy fun. Autopsy Fun Continued: Continues where 'Autopsy Fun' left off Read more...
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Mulder & Scully, younger and less world-weary, make an unplanned journey to a remote ocean beach. Forget the relentless way series TV has ground them down, this story is an invitation to turn back the clock. For incurable Romantics only. Read more...
Includes: Blown Away: Riding out a storm doesn't have to be a hardship. Washed Away: Scully's changed her mind about tempting fate again. Or has she? Driven Away: He's driving her crazy. Carried Away: Some people just can't help getting carried away. Category: SPM - At the request of Nell, Cindy and assorted other perverts, I hereby announce the creation of the SexPigMulder category. Insistent, persistent, and doesn’t take “later” for an answer. Not non-con or rape, just an insatiable Read more...
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Cotton candy for the mind. No violence, no guns drawn (and quickly lost) - just all the things I'd want to do if it were ME in that car. Read more...
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What really kick-started their relationship? Read more...
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No summary provided, so here's my TV Guide version: The Lone Gunmen help sort out the whole Diana issue and help play cupid, but just as things are finally working out, Scully is plagued by ever-worsening nightmares. Read more...
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The complete Barnyard Series Lambs to the Slaughter: Your strongest enemy is one who has nothing left to lose. You know how important Agent Mulder is to the equation. You don't want to turn one man's fight into a crusade. Excuses, excuses. Said the Spider to the Fly: The truth about Samantha Mulder. Or: Nascent develops her split personality. From Ass to Zebra: Okay. So what if, like, Vince Gilligan was me, and I was Vince? I am he, and Read more...
When you run into your ex, you pretend you're dating your partner. Sometimes things spiral from there. Read more...
Set shortly before Tithonus, this story explores life in the bullpen, where tedium and background checks are the order of the day. When Scully gets drawn into an investigation at a Maryland hospital, Mulder gets trapped in a deadly hostage situation. Didn't Mulder seem relaxed and well-adjusted in Tithonus? How was that possible? Why wasn't he out looking for alien colonists, fighting the future? Read on; it will be revealed.   Read more...
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Mulder falls afoul of a witch's curse while investigating the mysterious death of a scuba diver in swim fins and tank, found unscorched in the middle of a burned out meadow, miles from water. Read more...
Mulder tries pushing Scully away to protect her. Scully doesn't give up that easily. Neytirijade delights us with some MSR smut at the Gunmen's on New Years Eve.  There's a dash of Fowley angst, a pinch of idiotic Mulder, and a splash of self-medicating Scully all whipped up into a delicious coming together. 😉 Read more...
I’ve never been a B&B type of guy. Until now. Until Scully. Mulder and Scully and a vacation at a B&B. Read more...
The ever-erotic, if sometimes clumsy, dance from UST to RST. Some allergies, some games, some alcohol, some smut. Oops, I'm late posting today, and a fic that wasn't supposed to be published yet was accidentally set free.  It's been one of those days.  I re-read this story last night and I'd forgotten how funny it is.  It's highly recommended, especially if you're in need of something lighter... like when your day starts with taking a flying fox to the wildlife Read more...
After returning from Philadelphia Scully is unsure of her reaction to Mulder's anger and takes an assignment away from him unintentionally placing herself in grave danger. Read more...
What if it wasn't Mulder that was abducted in Requiem? FrangipaniDownunder is a standout author in a fandom of talented authors.  This story indulges in a little Scully!Torture (and Mulder!Torture by proxy) as Scully is the one abducted in the Season 7 Finale. Read more...
Mulder has a very, very good dream. Or does he? A glimpse into what Mulder was up to during 'all things'.  This one is absolutely impossible to tag, but it's only a short one, so go on and read it. Read more...
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Scully's feelings for her partner are forced out into the open when another woman comes into the picture. Anthology containing: Best Friends 1 Mulder's Girlfriend Best Friends 2 The Date Best Friends 3 Sleeping Together Best Friends 4 Work Ethics Best Friends 5 Jealousy Best Friends 6 Blood & Water Best Friends 7 In the Future Read more...
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This is Anne's response to "Gethsemane", written over the long summer break while waiting for season 5. This version is rated NC-17. There is a version with the final chapter rated R instead available at annehaynes.xf-redux.com   Read more...