Sunnydale After Dark
Past Featured StorySummary: Liminal spuffy. A season seven fill-in-the blanks written for the 2023 Drabble Event.
Categories: Missing Scene, Season 6, Season 7, Drabbles, Sunnydale After Dark Debut, Sunnydale After Dark Exclusive, Canon Compliant
Characters: Buffy, Spike
Genres: None
Warnings: (Click Here To Reveal) Chooses Not to Use Warnings
Completed: Yes Chapters: 31
Word count: 3,100 Hit Count: 13,583 ePub Downloads: 29
Published: 03/03/23 Updated: 03/29/23


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Story Notes: Non-linear and canon-ish.
Banner is based on (aka pilfered from) the gorgeous event banner created by Grief Counseling.

1. Should We Break Up by gwennie - Likes: 27 Comments: 42 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 655 Published: 03/03/23

Prompt: Should We Break Up?

Set mid–season seven. Potential sorta territory.

2. Attainathon by gwennie - Likes: 19 Comments: 30 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 563 Published: 03/03/23

Prompt: Attainathon

Setting: Touched

3. Hurt and Comfort by gwennie - Likes: 21 Comments: 36 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 527 Published: 03/03/23

Prompt: Hurt and Comfort

Setting: The Killer in Me

4. The French Quarter by gwennie - Likes: 19 Comments: 28 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 595 Published: 03/04/23

Prompt: The French Quarter

Setting: Mid–season seven, First Date kinda time frame

5. A Little Clue by gwennie - Likes: 21 Comments: 32 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 564 Published: 03/08/23

Prompt: A little clue

Setting: An Older and Far Way in which Richard points out a possible flaw in Xander’s matchmaking scheme.

6. Pretty Chains by gwennie - Likes: 22 Comments: 32 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 549 Published: 03/08/23

Prompt: Pretty chains

Setting: Chosen. During the fade to black

7. Side by Side by gwennie - Likes: 17 Comments: 24 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 556 Published: 03/08/23

Prompt: Side by side

Setting: Chosen. First night together in the basement (after Buffy gives him the shiny trinket and then doesn’t go up those stairs)

8. Message to the Moon by gwennie - Likes: 19 Comments: 28 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 572 Published: 03/10/23

Prompt: Message to the moon

Setting: Chosen. The scene in which Buffy is pacing in the basement and gazing out the window.

9. Making Up by gwennie - Likes: 20 Comments: 30 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 556 Published: 03/10/23

Prompt: Making up

Setting: Chosen. (Yet again. Soz.)

10. Joy by gwennie - Likes: 19 Comments: 28 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 512 Published: 03/10/23

Prompt: Joy

Setting: Chosen. Follows on from the previous drabble.

11. The Clock Stops by gwennie - Likes: 14 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 488 Published: 03/14/23

Prompt: The clock stops

Setting: Season 7, somewhere between Same Time, Same Place and Help

12. Blue and Green by gwennie - Likes: 15 Comments: 20 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 493 Published: 03/14/23

Prompt: Blue and green

Setting: Killer in Me

13. Too Much Damn Drama by gwennie - Likes: 15 Comments: 20 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 488 Published: 03/14/23

Prompt: Too much damn drama

Setting: Killer in Me

14. Drowning by gwennie - Likes: 13 Comments: 14 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 480 Published: 03/18/23

Prompt: Drowning

Setting: Bring on the Night

15. Pain by gwennie - Likes: 12 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 453 Published: 03/18/23

Prompt: Pain

Setting: Bring on the Night

16. The Lies You Told by gwennie - Likes: 12 Comments: 19 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 422 Published: 03/18/23

Prompt: The lies you told

Setting: Bring on the Night

17. Tempt Me by gwennie - Likes: 11 Comments: 14 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 389 Published: 03/21/23

Prompt: Tempt me

Setting: Showtime

18. Sacrifice by gwennie - Likes: 13 Comments: 16 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 406 Published: 03/21/23

Prompt: Sacrifice

Setting: Post Showtime

19. Too Quiet by gwennie - Likes: 14 Comments: 20 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 417 Published: 03/21/23

Prompt: Too quiet

Setting: Dawn POV interlude. Mid–season seven, sometime after Spike moves into Revello

20. Kitten by gwennie - Likes: 14 Comments: 20 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 392 Published: 03/21/23

Prompt: Kitten

Setting: Continued Dawn POV interlude. Mid–season seven, sometime after Spike moves into Revello

21. I Think I Love You by gwennie - Likes: 17 Comments: 22 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 404 Published: 03/21/23

Prompt: I think I love you

Setting: Post Showtime. Follows on from prompt 18. Buffy & Spike are still in the Doublemeat parking lot

22. Loving You is Easy by gwennie - Likes: 12 Comments: 16 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 358 Published: 03/26/23

Prompt: Loving you is easy

Setting: Sometime between seasons five and six

23. Scent by gwennie - Likes: 12 Comments: 16 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 338 Published: 03/26/23

Prompt: Scent

Setting: During First Date

24. Make a Choice by gwennie - Likes: 13 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 309 Published: 03/26/23

Prompt: Make a Choice

Setting: During First Date

25. Crashing by gwennie - Likes: 14 Comments: 20 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 321 Published: 03/26/23

Prompt: Crashing

Setting: Post Lies My Parents Told Me, some hours after Buffy closes her bedroom door in Giles’s face

26. Indirect Sunlight by gwennie - Likes: 14 Comments: 20 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 310 Published: 03/26/23

Prompt: Indirect Sunlight

Setting: Post Lies My Parents Told Me, some (brief-ish) time after the last drabble

27. Boxes on a Shelf by gwennie - Likes: 13 Comments: 16 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 339 Published: 03/29/23

Prompt: Boxes on a shelf

Setting: Homestretch of season seven

28. Just Let It All Hang Out by gwennie - Likes: 14 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 318 Published: 03/29/23

Prompt: Just let it all hang out

Setting: Homestretch of season seven, following on from the last drabble

29. Lost by gwennie - Likes: 14 Comments: 17 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 294 Published: 03/29/23

Prompt: Lost

Setting: Around the time of the mass exodus from Sunnydale in Empty Places. Xander's POV.

30. Angst is My Oxygen by gwennie - Likes: 15 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 267 Published: 03/29/23

Prompt: Angst is my oxygen

Setting: Chosen, as they leave Revello Drive for the last time

31. Epilogue: De-basement by gwennie - Likes: 15 Comments: 18 Word Count: 100 Hit Count: 248 Published: 03/29/23

Setting: Chosen, following on from the previous drabble