Holly

Email: holly.hangingavarice AT gmail.com
Website: http://www.bringonthebloodshed.com/bloodandroses

Stories: 27
A Love Like Ours
Summary: Buffy is broken, and Spike is determined to again make her whole by giving her what she needs most: an ear to bend, a shoulder to cry on, and, most importantly, someone who understands.
Category: Season 6 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 5 • Reviews (15)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 09-07-07 • Last Updated: 09-28-07 • Read: 24985 times
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Blood and Mistletoe
Summary: Jilted with mingled feelings for the Slayer post the Will Be Done spell, Spike declares his feud with the Scoobies a Pax Romana for the holidays, and naturally ends up with a handful.
Category: Season 4 &bullRating: R • Chapters: 6 • Reviews (3)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-23-06 • Last Updated: 06-23-06 • Read: 12214 times
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Cupidity
Summary: Book I of the Yellow Brick Road series. An alternate version of Season 3's Helpless, in which the Council locks a drugged and powerless Buffy in with a certain bleached-blond vampire who already has two Slayers under his belt.
Category: Season 3 &bullRating: R • Chapters: 8 • Reviews (5)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 05-26-08 • Last Updated: 05-26-08 • Read: 21721 times
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Dancing in the Moonlight
Summary: AU, Season 2 post When She Was Bad. A prophecy unfolds just as a new Slayer arrives in Sunnydale. A cocky, British, platinum blonde Slayer with a devilish smile and a body to die for. And Buffy doesn’t know what surprises her more—the fact that he’s male, or the animal attraction that festers between them almost from the beginning.
Category: Season 2 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 10 • Reviews (4)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-23-06 • Last Updated: 06-23-06 • Read: 27481 times
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Dreamscape
Summary: While her nights are occupied fighting evil, her dreams are haunted by a devastatingly sexy, not to mention thoroughly evil vampire. The sort of vampire that embodies the definition of forbidden fruit; the sort of vampire Buffy can only have in fantasy. But how thin is the line between dreams and reality? More importantly: how thin does she want it to be?
Category: Season 2 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 15 • Reviews (9)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 05-24-07 • Last Updated: 06-20-07 • Read: 73605 times
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Gardens of Crimson Roses
Summary: BtVS/West Wing crossover. A key presented as a sister, a friend drowning in a vat of darkened magic, a country torn apart at the seams. Buffy Summers travels to Washington DC to inquire the assistance of President Bartlet as Glory grows stronger in Sunnydale. Meanwhile, after answering a call of duty, Willow finds herself journeying into darkened territory, spurned onto a move that will change her life--and cost the lives of others.
Category: Season 5 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 14 • Reviews (0)
Completed: No • Date Added: 06-23-06 • Last Updated: 06-23-06 • Read: 12332 times
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Ghosts Appear and Fade Away
Summary: A prophecy. A choice. A martyred vampire, and the Slayer who loves him

Category: Post-BtVS &bullRating: PG-13 • Chapters: 1 • Reviews (3)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 09-07-07 • Last Updated: 09-07-07 • Read: 3630 times
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Grey Gardens of Shadowed Rapture
Summary: Season 4, post Something Blue. Crossover with The West Wing. A rogue Slayer is on the run. As the Scoobies follow reports and sightings that lead them further into the Old South, President Bartlet prepares for a speech in Vicksburg while Deputy Chief of Staff Josh Lyman is assigned a project that will unwittingly change his life.
Category: Season 4 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 24 • Reviews (0)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-23-06 • Last Updated: 06-23-06 • Read: 21987 times
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Hallelujah
Summary: 'Some knowledge and some song and some beauty must be kept for those days before the world again plunges into darkness.' - Marion Zimmer Bradley.
Category: Post-AtS &bullRating: R • Chapters: 3 • Reviews (1)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-23-06 • Last Updated: 06-23-06 • Read: 4366 times
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Harbingers of Beatrice
Summary: Set in Season 5, post Triangle. Wolfram and Hart, host of the greatest evil acknowledged on Earth, attempts to restructure the Order of Aurelius, one vampire at a time. A soul hampers one, a chip harbors another, and a Slayer stands between them. The pawns are in place; it is simply a matter of who will move first.
Category: Season 5 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 18 • Reviews (8)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-23-06 • Last Updated: 06-23-06 • Read: 38820 times
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In Excelsis Deo
Summary: Post-Chosen, disregarding the AtS S5 plotline. Upon answering a desperate call a late autumn night, Wesley invokes the help of Fred in nursing a broken warrior back to health. A warrior that does not want to live but to see the face of a woman that has moved an ocean away.
Category: Post-BtVS &bullRating: R • Chapters: 5 • Reviews (2)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-23-06 • Last Updated: 06-23-06 • Read: 7110 times
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In Omne Tempus
Summary: For a hundred years, William the Bloody has led a trail of bloodshed and chaos across Europe and the Americas. That all comes to an end when the woman he's devoted his existence to brings his mate to him in the guise of a late-night snack. A small girl with eyes of green and blonde hair. And suddenly, Spike is thrown into a world of color beyond the black and white, and his life is never the same.
Category: Alternate Universe &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 17 • Reviews (9)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-24-06 • Last Updated: 06-24-06 • Read: 55176 times
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It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
Summary: Torn and numb after her fall from Heaven, Buffy is haunted by ghosts of her past, and confronted with the truth of her future.
Category: Season 6 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 9 • Reviews (5)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 12-20-06 • Last Updated: 01-20-07 • Read: 14684 times
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Misery Made Beautiful
Summary: Post Intervention. Buffy finds herself growing closer to Spike as the world around her falls to chaos.
Category: Season 5 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 5 • Reviews (3)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 04-29-06 • Last Updated: 05-29-06 • Read: 14928 times
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Needlework
Summary: Buffy awakens to a new world where the rules as she knows them don't apply and nothing is as it was. Without her friends, without her calling, there is only one person who can save her from self-destruction.
Category: Season 5 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 10 • Reviews (4)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-24-06 • Last Updated: 06-24-06 • Read: 23691 times
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Nemesis
Summary: Book II of the Yellow Brick Road series. While trying to cope with mixed feelings and brewing hostility, the Slayer discovers the truth behind Faith's deception and attempts to deal with her suspicion about the other Slayer's seemingly close relationship with Angel. Conspiracies arise and explanations unfold, and when things just can't get any more confusing, a blonde vampire she was sure she would never see again decides that it's time.
Category: Season 3 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 21 • Reviews (5)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 05-26-08 • Last Updated: 06-09-09 • Read: 38105 times
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Nightingale
Summary: After clawing her way through her grave, Buffy seeks refuge with Spike.and reacts violently when those who tore her from Heaven attempt to likewise tear her away from her sanctuary.
Category: Season 6 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 1 • Reviews (4)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-24-06 • Last Updated: 06-24-06 • Read: 8265 times
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Once Upon a Dream
Summary: Buffy storms to Spike's crypt following his attempt to remove the chip. A heated encounter. Revelations are reached. Confessions are made. A vampire and a vampire slayer embark on a path less traveled together.
Category: Season 5 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 1 • Reviews (3)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-24-06 • Last Updated: 06-24-06 • Read: 6581 times
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One Little Dance
Summary: Hate walks a fine line with another four-letter word.
Category: Season 4 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 1 • Reviews (2)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 11-09-08 • Last Updated: 11-09-08 • Read: 5982 times
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Rough and Tumble
Summary: Goes AU during Season 6's All the Way. It’s Halloween, and Buffy is tired of lying to herself, especially in a world that has already killed her twice. She takes Spike up on his offer for patrol, embracing a celebration of the demon-dormant holiday that will forever change her life.
Category: Season 6 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 5 • Reviews (0)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-24-06 • Last Updated: 06-24-06 • Read: 13068 times
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Someday
Summary: Post Showtime. Buffy cares for an injured Spike, and in so finds that she’s the one in need of healing.
Category: Season 7 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 1 • Reviews (0)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 04-29-06 • Last Updated: 04-30-06 • Read: 4638 times
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Southern Comfort
Summary: A rampaging demon sends Buffy down south, where she finds help from a most unexpected source.
Category: Season 4 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 10 • Reviews (5)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 05-11-08 • Last Updated: 09-28-08 • Read: 19718 times
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Steam
Summary: Giles, still unsure whether or not Spike is completely harmless, nominates Buffy to stand guard while the vampire showers.
Category: Season 4 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 1 • Reviews (6)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 08-21-07 • Last Updated: 08-21-07 • Read: 8638 times
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Tempesta di Amore
Summary: While vacationing in Monte Carlo, a young Buffy Summers meets the notorious William de Winter, withdrawn and desolate still from the loss of his wife. When her employer threatens to leave Europe and head back for America, William offers Buffy the choice of leaving or marrying him—a proposal she cannot refuse. With a husband she barely knows, the young bride arrives at an immense estate, only to be drawn into the life of the first Mrs. de Winter, the beautiful Drusilla, dead but never forgotten...the suite of her rooms never touched, her clothes ready to be worn, her servant—the sinister Mrs. Wolfram—still loyal. And as an eerie presentiment of evil tightens around her heart, Buffy begins her search through internal destabilization and a knowledge that haunts her with every wake: she can never be Drusilla.
Category: Fantasy/All Human &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 28 • Reviews (8)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 10-06-06 • Last Updated: 04-18-08 • Read: 40513 times
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The Other Side of Midnight
Summary: In the months following the destruction of Sunnydale, Buffy cuts herself off from her friends and resumes life the only way she knows how: fighting evil. It's only a matter of time before her past catches up with her, and brings about the man she lost and loved too late...only he doesn't recognize her face.
Category: Post-BtVS &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 5 • Reviews (1)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 06-24-06 • Last Updated: 06-24-06 • Read: 14555 times
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The Writing on the Wall
Summary: There was no body to bury. There was no funeral. There was nothing but the three rules and the knowledge that a thousand years of torment was nothing compared to a world without her in it. Spike embarks on a journey through the Gates of Hell to rescue the one he loves, but in order to save her, he must risk losing himself.

 
Category: Season 5 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 31 • Reviews (20)
Completed: No • Date Added: 10-09-08 • Last Updated: 01-02-10 • Read: 37191 times
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Wicked
Summary: Buffy’s choice of Halloween costume might have been whimsical, but she wasn’t quite prepared for it to be life-changing.
Category: Season 2 &bullRating: NC-17 • Chapters: 3 • Reviews (5)
Completed: Yes • Date Added: 05-21-09 • Last Updated: 05-21-09 • Read: 8982 times
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