Male/male relationship or sexual interaction.
A lonely sausage-maker fantasises.
A dutiful son finds himself distracted by a fickle swordsman.
Dragon Age II. Fenris and Anders. A growing lack of disgust can't be everything.
Fleeing his war-ravaged homeland, young Noah arrives in Imperial LaGatta, the city of his boyhood dreams. Vowing never again to fight, Noah earns his wage as a sex worker. After years of ennui, Noah meets and loves Penleigh, youngest son of a wealthy LaGattan family, who represents everything Noah felt he should have had: class, wealth, and opportunities.
Balthier and Vossler. An angry tumble in the sand.
A son follows his freedom. His father's obsession turns damaging.
FFXII, Basch and Balthier. When uncertain catastrophe eventuates in Rozarria, Balthier takes it on himself to do Basch's dirty work. Basch is less than pleased; the currency of favours fluctuates.
A distinguished soldier, Yleksa mentors his idealistic younger cousin Ellory into a military role. A sheltered nobleman, Ellory Aracelis finds himself equipped for rebellion when the time arises, but fears himself too weak to effect meaningful change. Ellory departs LaGatta in despair, and discovers a power with the potential to end LaGatta's military dominance.
Dragon Age II AU. Anders is a vet without a valid visa, Garrett has someone else's cat.
Antoni arched his back, did as the irony scripted across his chest demanded, and thrust his pecs forward.
FFXII. Vossler and Balthier. A clash of stereotypes.
Dragon Age II. Fenris, Hawke and Anders. Post-game, Fenris sickens. A chance encounter with Anders discloses some information on Fenris' making; Hawke takes what seems to be the only option to save him.
Hugh of Montpellier does not know how to speak to his lover, back from the Crusades together, unsure how much remission truly covers.
Dragon Age II. Hawke and Fenris. Ugly men and an ugly romance.
'It's--It's really quite difficult, saying this out loud--Well, it's Dracula, you see. I have my suspicions--about what he is.'
the dreams stack inside each other like hollow dolls all rattling, rocking
FFXII. Ba'gamnan and Ffamran. Inexperience doesn't stop Ba'gamnan deducing this Hume is one of "those".
Fenris and Dorian, contemporary AU. Fenris woke that morning to the news that Qarinus was being bombed.
Dragon Age Inquisition contemporary AU. Fenris, Dorian. Fenris woke that morning to the news that Qarinus was being bombed.
FFXII. Basch, Balthier, Fran and Vossler. Sex is nowhere near as complicated as the aftermath.
Professionals (CI5) / Rats of Tobruk (WW1). Doyle's just joined the army. Logically he knows the reasons why, but no one warned him about the culture shock. The loneliness is beginning to hurt, right up until the moment he falls into a reluctant conscript's arms and sweeps him off his feet. Of the 'men who get into a fist fight together suddenly become best friends forever' trope.
This is your day, and it is not a day for thrift-shop trousers no matter how shiny they seem under starlight.
Dragon Age II. Hawke and Fenris. Fenris is ready to go looking for a violent sexual distraction. Hawke finds him first.
The global community reels with the discovery of impending apocalypse - but even the sky falling can't keep a good storyteller down. This is a future Australia where waiting for apocalypse has become a bit of a bore. Set in Kalgoorlie's SuperPit, grunt-level miner Katashi meets Arunta, the long-legged ruck rover of his dreams. Happily unreliable, Katashi tells his and Arunta's story from before, through and after the end of the world.
Miserable while witnessing his nation's surrender, a Diviny honour guard finds a LaGattan soldier with the strength to make him submit, and the skill to make him enjoy it.
you are cruel, He says, you're not ever careless