Set during School Hard* What Spike thinks when he first sees Buffy at The Bronze.
(This was written for the whichwillow Live Journal community in answer to the Season Two prompt: What if Willow managed to complete the soul restoration the first time?) Angel's soul is restored, so why isn't he who he was? *Companion piece to Charybdis*
While struggling through Buffy's death and resurrection, Spike and Willow bond.
"When you choose one way out of many, all the ways you don't take are snuffed out like candles, as if they'd never existed." - Phillip Pullman *Set in mid-Season 4* Willow's at a crossroads, Spike's got his own place, and they've both got time on their hands.
*Set right after the ending of "The Gift"* Xander doesn't want to share his grief, but you don't always get what you want. (pre-slash)
Finding your soulmate can be the greatest curse of all.
*Sequel to The Faceless Clock and Facing the Clock* Angel's soul is secure, but Drusilla remains.
*Set in Season Six, after Willow has begun visiting Rack, but before the events at the end of Wrecked.* Willow goes looking for help in her past... and finds a surprising source of help in her present.
Loving not wisely but too well. It's always been Spike's weakness. But maybe this time he can find some strength in it. *Set at the end of Season 7 after Spike sees Angel and Buffy kiss*