Warren Mears
Stories
Summary: I know I have a few stories in progress that I should finish first but I came up with this idea a few months ago and have had a lot of fun developing it. It's based on a Blackmirror episode *spoiler alert* the couple who are falling in love are part of an app to find your perfect match. They are 0.1% of a simulation.
Fifteen year old Buffy meets Jenny Calender's brother who is a technopagan developing a computer program to help people find their One so Buffy gets to see over a thousand simulations where she meets her match and they may or may not overcome the odds.
Summary: Part Four of “Something Wicked”:  OMWF with an established relationship, and a happy Slayer.  Also, no resurrection or Trio. There is something else looming… but not those dopes.  We’ve messed with the S6 theme too much for that, by now. (i.e. it can possibly be read as a standalone, but I wouldn’t recommend it.)
Summary: Part three of the I Would Still Have Loved You series. Our time-traveling heroes are now in Season Six, Buffy never died so wasn't resurrected, and they don't know what to expect from here. Aside from the Nerd Trio being pains in Buffy's ass.....
Series: I Would Still Have Loved You -
Categories: Season 6, Time Travel, Claim
Characters: Andrew Wells, Angel, Anya, *Buffy, Dawn, Giles, Jonathan Levinson, Joyce, Original Characters, *Spike, Tara, Warren Mears, Wesley, Xander
Genres: Drama, Established Relationship, Fighting
Warnings: Adult Language, Blood Play, Sexual Situations
Completed: Yes Chapters: 26 Table of Contents
Word count: 84,485 Hit Count: 39,142 ePub Downloads: 528
Published: October 18, 2018 Updated: May 30, 2019
Summary: (Book 1 of The Serpent Curse)
Buffy thought she had problems, being brought back from the dead, digging her way out of her coffin, the fact she's secretly attracted to Spike, and the mountain of bills she can’t afford to pay. The problem is....they held nothing to the arrival of Him. What's a slayer to do when everything she's ever believed turns out to be a lie? How's she supposed to react when this new threats appearance changes her life forever? And to make matters worse...he's human.
 
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Summary: Buffy was really going to kill her sister.
It was a prank, how was I supposed to know it's permanent? Her sister said.
Regardless, this was now her problem and it was one she hated. Why did her boyfriend find this entire thing funny? This should be his problem too, it was his family after all.
 
Series: The Cookie Series
Categories: Season 5, Season 6, Between Seasons (any), Crossover (AtS)
Characters: Andrew Wells, Angel, Anya, *Buffy, Cordelia, Darla, Dawn, Drusilla, Giles, Jonathan Levinson, Joyce, Lilah Morgan, Lindsey McDonald, *Spike, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Action/Adventure, Dramedy, Established Relationship, Fighting, Kidnapping, Romance
Warnings: Adult Language, Substance Use/Addiction, Sexual Situations, Violence
Completed: No Chapters: 4 Table of Contents
Word count: 16,677 Hit Count: 1,628 ePub Downloads: 10
Published: September 02, 2021 Updated: May 14, 2022
Summary: Buffy Summers has been missing for three years when she is found in the basement of a suburban Sunnydale home. She struggles with trauma from her kidnapping and the confusing relationship she quickly develops with the lead detective on her case, William ‘Spike’ Pratt.
I'm not good at writing summaries. I never know how much to give away... If you read the first chapter you'll get a good idea of what it's about and how the story will develop. Give it a try. It might not be horrible.
 
Summary: (Book 1 of Allies From Across The Void)
When denial strikes and a wish is made, Buffy and her friends have to face what real human evil is capable of. Can they pull together and defeat this new threat? Or will they fall apart in the process? What other damage will be left behind if they can? And more questions are raised when Spike knows just who to call.
 
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Summary: After being openly shunned by the object of his affections William Pratt is faced with an ailing mother whose final wish is for him to obtain a wife. Unpopular with the London ladies William's mother has sent a request to a matchmaking bridal institute in France. 
Elizabeth Summers has been left destitute and alone, save her young sister Dawn after the outbreak of cholera in Paris, causing the young Summers ladies to be placed in the care of a finishing school, training orphaned girls of affluence in the art of being the perfect wife and matchmaking through 'mail-order'.
Elizabeth's headstrong ways have deterred suitors so far, but if she is to save herself and Dawn from a life of poverty she must learn to obtain and maintain a suitable match. Her arranged marriage to the foppish Mr. Pratt may be just the start she needs to escape destitution, after all a marriage of convenience is far better than one of love.
And who could love someone as awkward and spineless as Mr. Pratt?
Summary: What if the secret weapon that Buffy discovered in Touched wasn’t the scythe? What if it was something else?
 
Spike and Buffy accidentally travel back in time from Season 7 to Season 5. When they find themselves stuck in the past they devise a plan to prevent Buffy’s death and stop the First from ever appearing. But, their presence in the past has unexpected consequences. Like, what does a crazy vampire like Drusilla do when she sees Dawn as a shiny ball of light?
 
Trigger warning for discussion of the events of Seeing Red.
 
Categories: Season 5, Season 7, Episode Rewrite, Time Travel
Characters: *Buffy, *Spike, Angel, Anya, Dawn, Drusilla, Faith Lehane, Giles, Glory, Harmony, Joyce, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Fighting, Fix-It, Humor, Romance
Warnings: Character Death, Sexual Situations, Violence
Completed: Yes Chapters: 27 Table of Contents
Word count: 59,491 Hit Count: 96,665 ePub Downloads: 1,014
Published: December 01, 2017 Updated: January 17, 2018
Summary: A rising star from a new hit TV show, Buffy admits her celebrity crush is none other than William 'Spike' Pratt. When he signs on to be the villian in the second season, sparks fly.
Categories: All Human
Characters: Andrew Wells, *Buffy, Jonathan Levinson, *Spike, Warren Mears
Genres: Fluffy/Comedy, Lighthearted
Warnings: Human!Spike
Challenges: More Than A Crush
Completed: Yes Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Word count: 747 Hit Count: 934 ePub Downloads: 25
Published: May 01, 2019 Updated: May 01, 2019
Summary: A Slayer who doesn’t feel love anymore meets a daywalker who believes he is unlovable.  The story begins in the gloomiest part of season six and gets lighter from there.
From a challenge by Mikkalenko:  Spike is a 'daywalker,' a variety of vampire so rare that the Council doesn't bother to mention them to their Slayers.  Daywalkers get all the perks of vampirism, but none of the drawbacks.  [Full challenge here.]  Very loosely based on the attributes of the comics character Blade.
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Categories: Season 6
Characters: Andrew Wells, *Buffy, Dawn, Giles, Jonathan Levinson, *Spike, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Drama, Hurt/Comfort, Romance
Warnings: Adult Language, Blood Play, Sexual Situations, Violence
Challenges: Daywalkers vs vampires. (Authors choice)
Completed: No Chapters: 22 Table of Contents
Word count: 81,509 Hit Count: 34,516 ePub Downloads: 284
Published: April 30, 2019 Updated: May 03, 2022
Summary: Warren adds a Spikebot to his list of commissions when Buffy finds herself unable to suppress her own crush.  Glory crisis averted, Spike and Buffy find themselves with a little too much time on their hands to enjoy their new play things.  It’s all in good fun, as long as no-one finds out.  A season 5 rewrite that veers off canon partway through Crush.
 
Categories: Season 5
Characters: Anya, April, Ben Wilkinson, *Buffy, Buffybot, Dawn, Giles, Harmony, Joyce, Original Characters, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Dramedy, Erotica, Fighting, Fluffy/Comedy, HEA/HFN, Lighthearted, Romance, Slow-Burn
Warnings: Adult Language, Character Death, Sexual Situations, Violence
Completed: No Chapters: 13 Table of Contents
Word count: 27,501 Hit Count: 4,462 ePub Downloads: 52
Published: May 09, 2021 Updated: May 28, 2021
Summary: Spike has died to save the world and deserves a reward. But the cosmos needs champions, so he is offered a chance to save a Buffy, in an alternate reality, a Buffy that is alone and being stalked by evil. Spike accepts the offer and is sent back as a sentinel, committed to the one reason for his existence, in every life he will save her.
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For those that are unfamiliar with the TV series The Sentinel:
Sentinels have an instinctual drive to protect their home territory. They have five super senses and extra musculature for added strength. The problem is Sentinels need to bond with a Guide. Guides are people with high empathic abilities that can keep Sentinels from turning to the dark side. In other words going crazy and killing every human in sight. They are a lot like a vampire, just without the drinking of blood and burning in the sun, and they are alive, not undead. 
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Categories: Crossover (Books or TV shows outside Buffyverse), Alternate Reality, All Human
Characters: *Buffy, Charles Gunn, Ethan Rayne, Hank Summers, Joyce, Original Characters, Oz, *Spike, Warren Mears
Genres: Action/Adventure, Dark, Romance
Warnings: Adult Language, Child Abuse, Human!Spike, Sexual Situations
Completed: Yes Chapters: 7 Table of Contents
Word count: 28,602 Hit Count: 2,517 ePub Downloads: 71
Published: November 11, 2020 Updated: June 13, 2021
Summary:  Angel Investigations and the Scoobies  are brought together to fight against the forces of evil once again, this time a little closer to home.  Whistler returns to send the two vampires-with-the-souls to Cleveland, Ohio, to assist their one and only love – Buffy Summers, the legendary vampire slayer with what seems like a simple mission; only when they arrive at headquarters, it is clear that the mission is a lot more complicated than they could ever have imagined....  
Categories: Post-Series, Crossover (AtS)
Characters: Amy Madison, Andrew Wells, Angel, *Buffy, Charles Gunn, Dawn, Faith Lehane, Giles, Harmony, Kennedy, Lorne, Original Characters, Rona, *Spike, Warren Mears, Wesley, Whistler, Willow, Xander
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Warnings: Adult Language, Spike/Other (Temp), Torture (Physical), Violence
Completed: Yes Chapters: 14 Table of Contents
Word count: 88,317 Hit Count: 4,099 ePub Downloads: 73
Published: November 26, 2020 Updated: December 13, 2020
Summary: ‘I figured it out.’ Buffy interrupted. ‘I, I was so blind before.’ She said, her eyes darting away. ‘William, when you say ‘As you wish’, it means ‘I love you,’ doesn’t it?'
A Spuffy Princess Bride Au, complete with: fencing, fighting, torture, revenge, giants, monsters, chases, escapes, true love, (movie inappropriate smut), AND miracles.
Categories: Historical, Alternate Reality
Characters: Andrew Wells, Anya, *Buffy, Dawn, Ensemble, Giles, Jonathan Levinson, Maggie Walsh, Riley Finn, *Spike, Warren Mears, William, Willow, Xander
Genres: Action/Adventure, Fluffy/Comedy, HEA/HFN, Historical, Kidnapping, Lighthearted, Porn w/ Plot, Romance
Warnings: Buffy/Other (Temp), Human!Spike, Torture (Physical), Violence
Completed: No Chapters: 5 Table of Contents
Word count: 17,480 Hit Count: 601 ePub Downloads: 10
Published: September 13, 2021 Updated: October 15, 2021
Summary: Sequel to Her Vampire.
A couple months have passed since the events of Her Vampire, and Buffy, Dawn, Spike and Tara are all back together, moving on from Willow's actions. Buffy has recovered from the trauma of her resurrection and is planning her wedding to Spike. She has also resumed training and patrol. With her vampire by her side, she is ready to face the forces of evil once more. But what will happen to her mission when the forces of evil aren't demonic in nature and her greatest ally and fighter is unable to help her?
Summary: Eight strangers wake up in a magic shop with no memory of who they were only to discover a gang of vampires trying to break down their door. Four months later, they're no closer to finding a cure for their amnesia and have settled into a comfortable routine with their new makeshift family. Everything would be perfect if it weren't for the mysterious white van, a vengeance demon making wild claims, and the arrival of Riley, who swears to be an old friend. A response to Sunalso's As You Weren't challenge.
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Categories: Season 6, Alternate Reality, Episode Rewrite, Challenge Response
Characters: Andrew Wells, Anya, *Buffy, Dawn, Ensemble, Giles, Halfrek, Jonathan Levinson, Riley Finn, *Spike, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Drama, Dramedy, Fluffy/Comedy, HEA/HFN, Humor, Romance, Under Magical Influence
Warnings: Adult Language, Sexual Situations
Challenges: As You Weren't
Completed: No Chapters: 12 Table of Contents
Word count: 50,469 Hit Count: 8,781 ePub Downloads: 119
Published: September 05, 2021 Updated: September 10, 2022
Summary: Buffy reflects on the moments that changed her relationship with Spike forever. 
Written for the Elysian Fields 'Artistic April Challenge' Month. Banner #14 by angelic_amy
Categories: Season 6
Characters: *Buffy, Dawn, *Spike, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Erotica, Fix-It, HEA/HFN, Romance
Warnings: Adult Language, Sexual Situations
Completed: Yes Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Word count: 7,693 Hit Count: 779 ePub Downloads: 27
Published: April 29, 2021 Updated: April 29, 2021
Summary: Angel experiences a moment of perfect happiness when Connor is born. Angelus is on the loose again and is determined to turn Buffy into his next masterpiece like he once did with Drusilla. Can Spike help Buffy stay out of Angelus' grasp? And more importantly, when Angelus starts his assault on Buffy and her life, will she even want to be saved?
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Summary: The Nerd Trio call on the Goddess Nemesis believing she would be their patron, but they really didn't do their research on what she's all about and it backfires – or at least doesn't go as they intended. The events Nemesis sets in motion change the course of time itself. This story is for all the Anya-lovers out there because she has fully taken over as a main character in this fic!
This WiP fic starts late in season 6 during episode 18 Entropy but goes quickly AU saving us and our heroes from the horrific bathroom scene in canon. However, there is a scene with SA and discussion of SA /attempted r*ape in chapter 9. I've left markers in that chapter to guide the reader around the description but if you want to the entire scene you can read the chapter summary in the author notes for that chapter.
 
Categories: Season 3, Season 6, Wishverse, Episode Rewrite, Time Travel
Characters: Andrew Wells, Angel, Anya, *Buffy, Dawn, Drusilla, Faith Lehane, Giles, Jonathan Levinson, Joyce, Mayor Richard Wilkins III, Original Characters, Oz, *Spike, Tara, Warren Mears, Wesley, Willow, Xander
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Drama, Dramedy, Fix-It, Hurt/Comfort, Romance, Slow-Burn
Warnings: Attempted Rape, Violence
Completed: No Chapters: 10 Table of Contents
Word count: 48,418 Hit Count: 4,239 ePub Downloads: 38
Published: September 03, 2020 Updated: November 06, 2022
Summary: ince the age of five, Buffy has always thought that life couldn’t get any worse. Then it always does. She does what she has to in order to survive. Her only means of sanity and escape are her slayer fantasies in which she is a superhero who always wins the battle...eventually. She goes through life learning that for her there is no happily ever after. Will life prove her right or wrong in the end? (Follows Buffy throughout all of her life and her relationships. Spuffy tones throughout, but it takes time to get there, so it is more so in later chapters.)

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Winner: Didn't Ask For It Award, Fade to Black Awards


Runner Up: Bleeding Soul Award, Fade to Black Awards


Runner Up: Sinister Award, Spike Through The Heart Awards
Categories: All Human, Award Winners, Award Runners-Up
Characters: *Buffy, *Spike, Andrew Wells, Angel, Dawn, Giles, Hank Summers, Joyce, Riley Finn, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Angst, Dark, Drama
Warnings: Adult Language, Attempted Rape, Buffy/Other (Temp), Character Death, Child Abuse, Rape (Implied), Sexual Situations, Spike/Other (Temp)
Completed: Yes Chapters: 54 Table of Contents
Word count: 118,844 Hit Count: 17,642 ePub Downloads: 136
Published: January 24, 2015 Updated: March 31, 2019
Summary: As per usual, Buffy is thrown back in time... but this time from a place we never imagined.
Angel and The Master team up and bring down the walls of reality..
This is a cross over between BtVS and Torchwood if you hadn't guessed already :)
Summary: Summary: The Buffybot wasn’t that difficult to fix; Willow had the short rewired that very night, then tucked the Bot away, just in case she was useful. Meanwhile, the Buffybot herself has had to concede that Spike belongs to Buffy—she just wishes she could make Buffy and Spike happy.
 
Buffybot is ready to provide an intervention of her own.
 
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Categories: Episode Rewrite, Season 5, Alternate Reality
Characters: *Buffy, *Spike, Buffybot, Ensemble, Warren Mears
Genres: Fluffy/Comedy, HEA/HFN, Lighthearted, Porn w/ Plot, Romance
Warnings: Adult Language, Sexual Situations
Completed: Yes Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Word count: 14,690 Hit Count: 766 ePub Downloads: 38
Published: December 28, 2022 Updated: December 28, 2022
Summary:  
Instead of dying after jumping off of Glory's tower, like she thought she would, Buffy now has to deal with the consequences of her friends taking drastic measures to save her life.  Apparently, the Buffybot was good for something other than being Spike's sex toy, she also was good to use for parts, turning Buffy into the world's first bionic Slayer. However, some of the programming is messing with Buffy's brain. She can no longer deny her attraction to Spike or, for some reason, say Giles' name correctly. What's a Slayer to do when she has to go on living, as something other than human, when she didn't expect to make it out of the big fight at all? 
Written for the Elysian Fields 'Artistic April Challenge' Month. Banner #12 by OffYourBird.
Categories: Season 5, Season 6, Between Seasons (any)
Characters: Andrew Wells, Anya, *Buffy, Buffybot, Dawn, Giles, Jonathan Levinson, *Spike, Tara, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Dramedy, HEA/HFN, Humor
Warnings: Adult Language, Attempted Rape, Blood Play, Sexual Situations, Violence
Completed: No Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Word count: 2,890 Hit Count: 314 ePub Downloads: 6
Published: April 23, 2021 Updated: April 23, 2021
Summary: Buffy's new theory about the trio leads her to forge a new alliance, and life changes course for all of the Scoobies mid-season-6. And soon…just when Buffy's relationship with Spike is starting to look a little more promising…someone comes back into town and throws everything even more off-kilter. Buffy is left battling a totally new kind of big bad while also fighting the temptation of a much more familiar one.
Summary: Set in season 6-7 and after (ignoring comics), this story begins soon after Older and Far Away. Warren, and this troupe of misfit baddies, The Trio, has Buffy over a barrel. They’ve got video evidence of her trysts with Spike – and plenty of it. If she doesn’t do what they want, they’ll broadcast the explicit video all over the internet – everyone will know her dirty little secret. Buffy’s never felt so lost and alone and utterly ashamed. After being dragged out of heaven, her soul aches, and Spike’s the only one who can ease her pain, but her friends would never understand. While trying to help the Slayer out of this jam, Spike inadvertently reveals a secret of his own, one that he’s worked hard to keep hidden even from himself, one that will change the way Buffy sees him and change their dance forever. 
How will everyone's lives change as they face life on the Hellmouth when Buffy begins to see that Spike is not like Angel, and accepts him into her life and her heart as an equal rather than a dirty little secret?
The answer is: dramatically!  
Summary:

Buffy finds out that Spike was dusted in the big battle with Wolfram and Hart. Angry, hurt, and determined, she finally agrees to take a daring risk with Dawn to go back in time and make sure Spike knows he’s loved even if it doesn’t change his fate. This is a story based on Javajunkie’s challenge, Whisper in a Dead Man’s Ear.
Story author: Sandy S. 
Mood board designer: Badwolfjedi
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Disclaimer: We own nothing. Joss owns all.

Categories: Season 6, Season 7, Post-Series, Challenge Response, Time Travel
Characters: Anya, *Buffy, Clem, Dawn, Giles, Halfrek, Hank Summers, Jonathan Levinson, Lloyd, Original Characters, Riley Finn, Samantha (Sam) Finn, *Spike, Tara, The First Evil, Warren Mears, Willow, Xander
Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Fighting, Romance
Warnings: Adult Language, Character Death, Sexual Situations
Challenges: Whisper In A Dead Man's Ear
Completed: Yes Chapters: 66 Table of Contents
Word count: 216,099 Hit Count: 109,035 ePub Downloads: 1,139
Published: October 23, 2018 Updated: April 18, 2021
Summary: In a swashbucking tale of body-swaps, mermaids, and shark attacks, Spike and Buffy trade their stakes and fangs for pistols and cutlasses, while the rest of the Scoobies discover what really happened to Buffy when she jumped off Glory's tower...
Summary: Part 4 of a the Souls In Bondage series:
The Scourge are done for.  The baby Slayers are back on track, nicely settled under Xander and Willow’s careful tutelage.  Dawn is right-sized.  Things with Giles are… steady-ish.  And Buffy and Spike have found a nice safe haven away from it all where they can just be.  Dial in case of Apocalypse.  Sort out the gray areas on their own time and terms.  Maybe redefine the whole relationship between demons and humanity, and vamps and humans… and of course Slayers and vamps.  You know; given enough time and… social intercourse.

Anyway, that was the theory.  Then the whole thing started with the military, and Amy.  And then Willow and Xander decide to show up on their doorstep.  And there was that thing with Faith and Giles, and…  Jeez.  Hellmouths weren’t the only things that keep rumbling.   

Well, at least they’d closed the book on Angel, right?

(Note:  This is a sequel to “Home Is Where the Scourge Is”, and is Part 4 of a series.  If you haven’t read the rest, you’ll have no idea what the bloody hell is going on.  I mean, you can; I can’t stop you.  But a lot of what’s happening in here will be taking place in a world unrecognizable to the uninitiated.)
 
Summary: When ten seemingly random individuals end up stranded on a private island off the California coast, they discover that their mysterious host does not have their best interests at heart. Set shortly before the beginning of “Anne” then going completely AU, this is a Buffy-verse twist on Agatha Christie’s classic And Then There Were None
Categories: Between Seasons (any), Season 3, Alternate Reality, Challenge Response
Characters: Ben Wilkinson, *Buffy, Caleb, Faith Lehane, Gwendolyn Post, Maggie Walsh, Mayor Richard Wilkins III, *Spike, Veruca, Warren Mears
Genres: Mystery
Warnings: None
Challenges: Ten Little Scoobies
Completed: No Chapters: 3 Table of Contents
Word count: 10,085 Hit Count: 805 ePub Downloads: 16
Published: April 02, 2020 Updated: July 05, 2020