"Cracks" by Sigyn
Summary: Post-Series. Angel started an apocalypse in Not Fade Away, and now the world is slowly cracking. These stories all hang together. "There is a crack, a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in." Leonard Cohen
Categories: Post-Series, Baby/Kid Fic
Characters: Angel, Buffy, Dawn, Drusilla, Ensemble, Giles, Original Characters, Spike, Willow, Xander
Genres: Apocalyptic/Dystopian, Established Relationship, Fighting
Warnings: Adult Language, Blood Play, Rape (Implied)
Challenges: None
Parent Series: None
Stories: 4
Series Type: Closed

Summary: Buffy never chose to be the slayer. She was chosen by fate. The world was in danger and she had no choice. Now the Slayers are called again, and Buffy is called on to do another job. It just feels as if fate hasn’t made the right call this time. Complete at six chapters. Written for the Elysian Fields Called challenge. Banner by Axell.
Beta and Sensitivity Readers: bewildered, EllieRose101
Artists: Axell
Series: "Cracks"
Categories: Post-Series
Characters: Buffy, Spike, Giles, Willow, Xander, Andrew Wells, Dawn, Ensemble
Genres: Angst, Apocalyptic/Dystopian, Established Relationship
Warnings: Adult Language
Event: Called Challenge 2021
Completed: Yes Chapters: 6 Table of Contents
Word count: 24,193 Hit Count: 4,198 ePub Downloads: 81
Published: October 01, 2021 Updated: November 04, 2021
Summary: Buffy’s bitching, and she has every right to. What makes a marriage work even when it’s not bloody working? 
Written for the Elysian Fields April Challenge Month 2021, banner #50 by OffYourBird. 
Beta and Sensitivity Readers: bewildered, EllieRose101
Artists: OffYourBird
Series: "Cracks"
Categories: Post-Series
Characters: Buffy, Spike
Genres: Established Relationship, Fighting
Warnings: Adult Language, Blood Play, Sexual Situations
Completed: Yes Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Word count: 7,641 Hit Count: 1,656 ePub Downloads: 77
Published: March 31, 2021 Updated: March 31, 2021
Summary: “Spike, I want a baby.” It seemed such a simple, ordinary, human thing. But nothing between Spike and Buffy could ever be simple or ordinary. When the past and the future collide, how can a devoted couple face the divide between the wanted and the unwanted?
Beta and Sensitivity Readers: bewildered, EllieRose101
Artists: Axell
Series: "Cracks"
Categories: Post-Series, Baby/Kid Fic
Characters: Buffy, Spike, Giles, Willow, Xander, Angel, Connor, Dawn, Drusilla, Original Characters, Oz, Vi
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Drama, Established Relationship
Warnings: Child Abuse, Rape (Implied), Sexual Situations
Completed: Yes Chapters: 27 Table of Contents
Word count: 120,302 Hit Count: 32,767 ePub Downloads: 247
Published: January 04, 2021 Updated: July 04, 2021
Summary: Buffy and Spike have been married for years, with a warm family, loving children, and no desire to change, despite the fights Buffy has with her daughter Grace. Then a mysterious teenage vampire descends upon their town with a message of a new apocalypse looming. Now Spike and Buffy must travel through an alien and hostile world, full of vampires and monsters, looking for, of all characters, bloody Angel. They leave behind a rebellious teenage half-slayer and her friends, facing a Hellcrack and a murder. 
Beta and Sensitivity Readers: bewildered, ClowniestLivEver, inklesspen, The Danish Bird, trevino
Artists: Irandamay
Series: "Cracks"
Categories: Post-Series, Baby/Kid Fic
Characters: Buffy, Spike, Xander, Angel, Original Characters
Genres: Action/Adventure, Established Relationship, Mystery, Road Trip
Warnings: Adult Language, Blood Play, Buffy/Other (Temp), Sexual Situations, Spike/Other (Temp), Threesome(s)
Event: Road Trip Challenge 2022
Completed: No Chapters: 1 Table of Contents
Word count: 5,356 Hit Count: 453 ePub Downloads: 14
Published: October 14, 2022 Updated: October 14, 2022