Wow, what a week! Lots of treats are listed below, and don't forget: from the 25th to the 31st we have a week of open days for posting past fics, art, vids, and whatever else fits with the community theme of all things Spike and wintery!FICTIONAmong the Leaves so Green, by justwolf. NC-17 for bloodplay and biting. Spike/Dawn.Author's Summary: AU from The Gift. Plays a little fast and loose with BtVS canon. On winter vacation from college, Dawn pays Spike a visit.Five Times Spike Was Santa Claus, by ladyoneill. R, Spike/Drusilla, Spike/Buffy.Author's Summary: Five little scenes, set pre, during and post series (and one in AtS).Flowers for Christmas, by okdeanna. PG, Spike/Buffy, Spike/Joyce friendship.Author's Summary: Spike learns another rare, hidden truth about Buffy.Frozen, by shylahmask. R, Spike/Angel/Buffy.Author's Summary: Post-NFA. Still cold-phobic, Spike's road to recovery from centuries stuck in an ice hell hits a rocky note when his tormentor comes calling. Sequel to her previous noel_of_spike fic, Cold. It's recommended you read that one, first.The Gift: A Tiny Gesture, by kindredspirit75. G, Spike/Buffy.No Time Like the Present, by shapinglight. PG-13, Spike/Harmony, Spike/other canon pairings.Author's Summary: This is my umpteenth attempt to write a Christmas fic loosely based on Dickens' A Christmas Carol. All previous attempts have gone horribly wrong. I hope this one will just about do. Mid-BtVS season 5, after Into the Woods but before Crush.Not Another Sodding Christmas Apocalypse, by gillo. Author's Summary: Rated G, post-NFA in a comic-free world in which Spike and the Summers women are spending the festive season with Giles. Set in Britain, December 21, 2012.That Fated Golden String, by arina_summer - 4 chapters, AU AR, Spike/Buffy. PG-13 into R for ch. 4.Author's Summary: In a few dimensions over, Buffy Summers is a smart, well-educated post-grad. Still, she’s drowning in her 'what do I do now?' mentality. She’s also lonely. That loneliness is only compacted when her boyfriend dumps her and she’s left attending Summers’ annual Christmas Gala alone. But everything changes one late December night when a certain blonde makes a wish on a star and another familiar blonde falls out of the sky—okay, out of another dimension—and into her world.TMI, by devylish - Spike/Faith, Spike/Xander. PG-13/R. Author's Summary: Okay, so this is crackfic. Huge crackfic. If you're looking for hope inspiring, lit candles, 'opening the perfect gift' fic... this probably isn't it. If you're open to a little irreverent humor... this might be your cuppa!The Tranquility of Christmas, by kindredspirit75. R, Angelus/William/Drusilla.Author's Summary: After claiming a large country manor from its owners, Angelus and his little family celebrate Christmas.Un-Christmas Day, by velvetwhip. PG-13, Spike, Willow.Author's Summary: Spike and Willow spend Christmas day together.The Vamp Around the Corner, by rebcake. PG-13, Buffy, Spike, Joyce, Dawn, Willow, Tara.Author's Summary: Takes place in an AR wherein Buffy was called to Slayerhood according to schedule, but did not move to the Hellmouth until her freshman year of college. NOT a Wishverse fic. Contains dialogue swipes from BtVS. When her family moves to a new town Buffy meets a new neighbor and he is all she wants for Christmas. Why shouldn’t she have nice things?Weight of the World by verucasalt123. PG, Spike/Dawn friendship.Author's Summary: Dawn meant more to Spike than she’d ever know, or so he thought.ARTfrom kazzy_cee: Making a List and Holiday Lights, worksafeSanta Baby, worksafeSexy Santa, Happy Holidays, and All I Want for Christmas..., not worksafefrom mwrgana_muse: Christmas Dinner for Two, worksafefrom okdeanna: Happy Holidays, worksafeMerry Christmas, worksafeSpike Postcard and Spuffy Wallpaper, worksafefrom rua1412: Two Angel Spikes, worksafefrom snogged: Two Spike and Snowflake Banners, worksafefrom teragramm: All I Want for Christmas, worksafeChristmas Card, worksafe (mostly)Winter in the Cemetary and Earth Angel, worksafeInformational Links:2012 Participants ListNoel Of Spike Memories ListNoel of Spike Tags List
It was a super duper week!Gabrielle
Thank you so much for doing this. It was a great week. :D
You're welcome; it was my pleasure.
Thanks for sharing the full list.