Sunnydale After Dark
Summary: My response to the Short & Spuffy March 2023 Drabble Challenge. 
These all follow the theme of longing and desire born of distance. But perhaps not so forever. 
Categories: Challenge Response, Drabbles, Sunnydale After Dark Exclusive
Characters: Buffy, Spike
Genres: None
Warnings: (Click Here To Reveal) Chooses Not to Use Warnings
Completed: No Chapters: 24
Word count: 2,400 Hit Count: 12,030 ePub Downloads: 28
Published: 03/01/23 Updated: 03/31/23


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Story Notes: Many things about this fic are mutable, from theme to length to rating to title itself. But am diving in because why not
(There are many reasons why not). 
(We ignore them). 

1. Should We Break Up? by bookishy - Likes: 24 Comments: 37 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 767 Published: 03/01/23

2. Attainathon by bookishy - Likes: 25 Comments: 34 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 685 Published: 03/02/23

These drabbles are essentially all about wanting, longing, desiring. They're going to hop between seasons, but in theory, we're driving to something. Might be a trap, but . . . something. 

3. Hurt and Comfort by bookishy - Likes: 25 Comments: 35 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 614 Published: 03/03/23

S7, circa "Potential"

4. French Quarter by bookishy - Likes: 23 Comments: 23 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 578 Published: 03/04/23

5. A Little Clue by bookishy - Likes: 21 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 530 Published: 03/05/23

6. Pretty chains by bookishy - Likes: 18 Comments: 14 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 576 Published: 03/07/23

7. Message to the moon by bookishy - Likes: 15 Comments: 15 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 549 Published: 03/08/23

8. The Clock Stops by bookishy - Likes: 18 Comments: 14 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 548 Published: 03/12/23

The prompts have been so happy lately, so I've had to save them for the later bits. Thank goodness for stopped clocks. 

9. Blue and Green by bookishy - Likes: 19 Comments: 27 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 557 Published: 03/12/23

10. Too Much Damn Drama by bookishy - Likes: 21 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 543 Published: 03/13/23

11. Drowning by bookishy - Likes: 17 Comments: 12 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 518 Published: 03/14/23

12. Pain by bookishy - Likes: 19 Comments: 15 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 525 Published: 03/16/23

This has unexpectedly turned into a post-Chosen reunion fic. Title has changed too, to better represent the little triptych of stages these two lunkheads are following in this fic. 

We've been following Angel canon, but that'll change soon.

13. The Lies You Told by bookishy - Likes: 19 Comments: 15 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 537 Published: 03/16/23

14. Too Quiet by bookishy - Likes: 18 Comments: 14 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 500 Published: 03/19/23

15. Angst Is My Oxygen by bookishy - Likes: 12 Comments: 8 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 462 Published: 03/30/23

Hi! I have so many comments to catch up on, but as I am furiously racing to finish up these next two days, I am waiting to loop back until we're on the other side. But I'm really appreciative of each and every one!

16. Make a Choice by bookishy - Likes: 14 Comments: 10 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 485 Published: 03/30/23

I'm posting a lot at once--the break since the last one happened after chapter 14, so since I have apparently turned this into a story, make sure not to miss those. 

17. Boxes on a Shelf by bookishy - Likes: 12 Comments: 7 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 424 Published: 03/31/23

18. Indirect Sunlight by bookishy - Likes: 12 Comments: 8 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 407 Published: 03/31/23

19. Lost by bookishy - Likes: 12 Comments: 7 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 390 Published: 03/31/23

20. Kitten by bookishy - Likes: 13 Comments: 9 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 409 Published: 03/31/23

21. Crashing by bookishy - Likes: 12 Comments: 7 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 365 Published: 03/31/23

22. Sacrifice by bookishy - Likes: 11 Comments: 6 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 359 Published: 03/31/23

23. Side-by-Side by bookishy - Likes: 11 Comments: 6 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 346 Published: 03/31/23

24. Loving You Is Easy by bookishy - Likes: 12 Comments: 7 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 356 Published: 03/31/23