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exile

Themes of banishment, imposed or chosen; also homecoming as the inverse theme.


A Dynast's Tears to Salt The Earth

part 19 of Threshold

Vossler lives. Balthier and Fran rescue him from Nalbina's depths, but the return to selfhood is not an easy path.

Tags   exile, class themes, betrayal, imperialism, alienation, 500 creativity exercises


Airstrike

part 5 of Threshold

FFXII, three snapshots. Unfortunately, Judge Ffamran missed the part of the job description that involved mass killings. There is no comfort to be had at home.

Style   third person, present tense, drabble

Tags   angst, exile, imperialism, coming of age, 2009-04

Relationships   family


And the Soul Slides Away

Dragon Age II. Fenris and Anders. A growing lack of disgust can't be everything.

Genre   realistic

Style   stream of consciousness

Tags   angst, exile, aging, suicide, alienation, hurt / comfort, 2012-05

Relationships   m/m


Circumnavigate

FFXII. Ashelia and Al-Cid. An AU where Ashelia destroyed the Sun-Cryst with one great blow of the Sword of Kings. Unfortunately, the blow nearly destroyed her too. After Al-Cid's rescue, she is a half-prisoner, half-exile in Rozarria, with repercussions.

Genre   romance

Style   third person

Tags   kink, angst, exile, sex, amputation, 2012-03

Relationships   f/m


Deceive Thee So Often As Thyself

part 6 of Imperial LaGatta

A son follows his freedom. His father's obsession turns damaging.

Genre   fantasy, slash

Style   third person

Tags   exile, consent issues, incest, 500 creativity exercises, fantasies

Relationships   m/m


Hates Children and Animals

Dragon Age II AU. Anders is a vet without a valid visa, Garrett has someone else's cat.

Genre   slash

Style   third person

Tags   exile, class themes, sex, modern life, sexuality, UST, 2012-07

Relationships   m/m, friendship


How We All Got There (Was a Mystery)

FFVII Compilation. Vincent, Hojo, Lucrecia, Gast, Ifalna. How a project like Jenova gets off the ground; how a subproject like Omega gets its legs. (Incomplete)

Genre   science fiction

Style   third person

Tags   dystopia, exile, betrayal, gender themes, supernatural, fantasies, 2007-11

Relationships   f/m


Out of Step

part 2 of Threshold

FFXII. Cidolphus and his wife. The day she leaves him behind.

Style   third person

Tags   exile, imperialism, breakup, 500 creativity exercises, 2010-06

Relationships   f/m


Roaches

Dragon Age II. In a lifetime of poverty Marian had never cohabited with cockroaches.

Genre   realistic

Style   third person

Tags   angst, exile, class themes, 2015-01

Relationships   family


Unsubtle

Dragon Age Inquisition. Dorian, Cullen and Hawke. A drabble of sorts.

Genre   realistic

Style   third person

Tags   exile, class themes, duty, soldiers, 2015-01