Monday, September 26, 2016

What we're reading in TLS this week:

We have so many good things for you on this Lemonade Monday! A few are complete, short and sweet. Others are just getting started and have all of us wanting more. We also have some old favorites that have recently updated after what seemed like forever. Be sure and let the writer know where you saw them recommended, when you leave them some love. Enjoy!

♥ Nic & Six



All That Glitters by CullensTwiMistress-rec’d by LayAtHomeMom
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11644599/1/All-That-Glitters
As a nurse, Bella's seen it all, or has she? When the clinic where she works needs an expansion, the guy hired isn't what she expects. Sometimes all that glitters, is all it takes. Romance/Humor Rated M

Best Laid Schemes by EzRocksAngel-rec’d by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/6644527/1/Best-Laid-Schemes
Bella makes a deal that turns her world upside down. Rated M

Ethan Church by dryler-rec’d by Nic
http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5090892/1/
When Bella accepts an offer to write the biography of a severely reclusive author, the old, dying man she’s presented with and the young, too perfect man she meets while there convince her she’s missing some very important parts of the story. E/B, AU. Rated M

Free Fallin' by Maplestyle-rec'd by LayAtHomeMom
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12156883/1/Free-Fallin
There are two sides to every story. This one has a third. A Love Hurts/Flipside Alternate POV Rated M

Jack & Crush by Meteoronamoonlessnight-rec’d by Midnight Cougar
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12135729/1/Jack-Crush
Shy, reserved Edward has a little too much Jack Daniels after finding his fiancée cheating on him. Waking up the next morning in a strange woman's bed, he fights the pull he feels for her. Will he realize they're fated for each other, or will he only focus on their differences? Rated M

Playing Cops and Vloggers by LyricalKris-rec'd by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11841147/3/Playing-Cops-and-Vloggers
So you're standing in line for coffee, minding your own business, when a sexy cop with nerdy tattoos walks into your life. Soon, you have yourself a sexy, nerdy cop boyfriend who rocks your world. Cops can't be seen on social media, did you know that? Bella didn't. That was going to be a challenge considering she made her living as a vlogger who documented her so-called nerdy life. Rated M

Promises by andymarx-rec’d by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/9600824/1/Promises
After years apart, Edward finally catches up with his wife. Edward/Bella. AH. Rated M

Rescue to Release by Bower-of-Bliss-rec'd by Maplestyle
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10228577/14/Rescue-To-Release
"As a cinematographer, I've given some thoughts to how I might die, but never in my wildest dreams did I think I'd die of dehydration, cut up and bleeding while perched in a tree in the middle of the Australian outback. As you can see, Sam is down below. He's an insane and perpetually randy, 7-foot tall, alpha-male kangaroo, and he belongs to that equally mental bloke, Cullen." Rated M

Signed, SEALed, delivered by mathisson-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10619050/1/Signed-SEALed-delivered
Edward, a Navy SEAl receives a letter that isn't intended for him. Intending only on getting the letter into the proper hands, he finds that the girl on the other side of the pen is closer than he thinks. Bella is a single girl who was only trying to befriend a sailor, what she gets is so much more. AH and HEA as always. Rated M

Still Waters by BornonHalloween-rec’d by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12157301/1/Still-Waters
A stressed-out grad student hiding from the world finds a mountain man of few words and quiet strength. Still waters do run deep. E/B, Rated M

Strong Foundations by PlotBunnyWranglers-rec'd by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10654999/1/
When an amazing opportunity finally comes up to have everything they want, will they take it? Can they remain professional for the sake of success? Celebrating never felt so good. Rated M

The Living Will by 2carm2carm2-rec'd by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/8454547/1/The-Living-Will
"In the event of my death, Isabella Marie Swan, upon previous agreement, is to step in and assist Edward Anthony Cullen in the caring of the child, necessitating her to stay at the Cullen residence in which the child lives for six months." When tragedy strikes, a last wish forces Edward and Bella together to deal with their pain, heal and rebuild the lives they lost.
Rated M

The Saints by love notes from morgan o'malley-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12140342/1/The-Saints
Love and life in rebound. A soul wise survivor wins his second half court side. Rated M

There Fell a Stillness by HappyInLove-rec’d by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/6324021/1/There-Fell-a-Stillness
A man who doesn't believe in faith. A woman who may be losing hers. Two lost souls collide in the stillness between hope lost and found. "I think you need this more than I do. Everyone needs a little something to believe in sometimes." Rated M

This is Jeopardy by olivejuice26-rec’d by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11836285/1/This-is-Jeopardy
He was slated to be the next Ken Jennings, already holding the record for second most won games in Jeopardy! history. But after she gets the call to be a contestant, Bella has one goal in mind: to end the reign of Edward Cullen. Continuation of entry for Control. Possess. Seduce. Contest. Winner of "SecretKeeper's Choice" and "Story We Want More Of" Awards. Rated M

Monday, September 12, 2016

What we're reading in TLS this week:

We've been discussing a few new things we've discovered and some fics we've been missing. There are even a few we hope to breathe new life into and encourage the authors to finish! Sometimes they just need a reminder their fics are missed and still loved. As always, remember to leave the authors some reviews of encouragement, support and love. Happy reading!

♥ Nic & Six





A Measure of Grace by Saritadreaming-rec'd by EvilNat
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10251763/1/A-Measure-of-Grace
A virus sweeps over the earth, killing man and man's best friend. For the few survivors, the nightmare is just beginning. Who set the virus free, and how far will the remains of the government go to find a cure? An innocent girl, a fiercely loyal dog, a jaded man with a past. Can they survive this new world and its secrets? Rated M

Condemned to Us (Not Such A Bad Thing) by Cruiz107-rec'd by Midnight Cougar
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11045363/1/Condemned-to-Us-Not-Such-A-Bad-Thing
"Don't act like it's a bad thing to fall in love with me.'Cause you might look around and find your dreams come true, with me Spent all your time and your money just to find out that my love was free." Bella's selfish decision will tie Edward to her for at least eighteen years, but some people refuse to be bound. Rated M

Dissecting Edward by chynnadoll36-rec’d by Midnight Cougar
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12119526/1/Dissecting-Edward
Edward is a 35 year old world renowned cardio-surgeon, husband and womanizer. He wants out of his marriage. His wife has other ideas. She hires the expertise of, Dr. Bella Swan, marriage therapist, to save their marriage. Is it a wise decision to bring the gorgeous Dr. Swan and your cheating husband together in hopes of fixing a failed marriage? AH E&B story rated M for LEMONS. Rated M

Evergreen Loop by Vican-rec'd by LayAtHomeMom
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11815724/1/
The downside of high school: cafeteria food sucks, and sometimes, you're cast as the weirdo. On the bright side, sometimes Edward Cullen is your best friend. Even if it is a secret.Rated M

Final Destination by Edward’s Eternal-rec’d by JennG
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12128224/1/Final-Destination
Two lost, lonely people travelling to different destinations. One storm that brings them together. Could their meeting alter their final destination? Rated M

Harvard Can Wait by Tongue Twied-rec'd by Nic
http://www.fanfiction.net/s/7745971/1/Harvard_Can_Wait
Growing up, Bella and Edward learn that being able to be yourself is 50% about where you are and 50% about who you are with. One-shot length with twists you'll never see coming. E/B and the Handsome Man Twilight - Rated: M

Here's To Now by iambeagle-rec'd by LayAtHomeMom
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11798618/2/Here-s-To-Now
"When everything goes wrong, that's when adventure starts." Rated M

Hollywood by Allihavetodoisdream-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10319066/1/Hollywood
"She's Audrey Hepburn, and he's Cary Grant. She's Marilyn, and he's James Dean. She's timeless elegance, and he's old grace. She's searching, and he's already found, already taken. She's sixteen. And he's twenty-seven. But that doesn't matter. Not to a girl in love. Nothing matters, then." Edward & Bella in the definition of a forbidden relationship. Rated M

Honor by Content1-rec'd by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11508902/1/Honor
Love can find us in the strangest of places or perhaps at the most extraordinary of times. As the Cullens celebrate the life of Esme and Carlisle's son, James, Edward discovers that his little brother sent a present that just might change his life. Winner of the "Most Swoon-Worthy" Character in the Meet the Mate Contest. Rated M

Hot Tree Guy by dontlookdontask-rec'd by EvilNat
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11687310/1/Hot-Tree-Guy
Bella has a tiny apartment, a dwindling savings fund, and a giant dog. All she wants is a nice little Christmas tree. A/H, canon couples. Rated M

It Happened One Night by Spanglemaker9-rec’d by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/6944979/1/It-Happened-One-Night
Just one night, just for fun, no strings and no expectations. Simple things never stay that way. Rated M

More Than Words by Sydney Alice-rec'd by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/7356436/1/
A special, uncomplicated friendship is formed through email. What happens when their simple daily chats become more than just words on a computer screen? Rated M

Personalities in Disorder by winterhorses-rec'd by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11996106/1/Personalities-in-Disorder
Emmett is sure that his smooth-talking friend, Edward, will be able to crack the thick ice of Bella the man-hater. Alice doesn't agree, and a wager is made. But both are surprised when neither Bella nor Edward act as expected. Rated M

Tangled Up in Blue by TxBirdie-rec'd by Nic
http://www.fanfiction.net/s/5945379/1/Tangled_Up_In_Blue
Edward Cullen is looking for inspiration to write THE American novel. Bella Swan is looking for inspiration, any inspiration, to pull her from her doldrums existence. But what they find in each other, neither of them could have expected. Rated: Fiction M

Teacher of the Year by DiamondHeart78-rec'd by Nic
http://www.fanfiction.net/s/7197996/1/Teacher_of_the_Year
When Bella has a chance encounter with a sexy stranger, she never believes she'll see him again. Fate however, has a sense of humor. AH/ExB Twilight - Rated: M

Monday, August 29, 2016

What we're reading in TLS this week:

We hope you have been enjoying our reading recommendations and are finding new treasures to read and review.  This week, we have a whole new list to fill up your time.  Don't forget to let the authors know where you saw them recommended and leave them some love.  Enjoy!

♥ Nic & Six





Alaska by Anton M-rec'd by Sixdlb5
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10600868/1/Alaska
For two years, Bella's had a cotton candy romance going on with her taciturn best friend. In her head. So after catching bits and pieces of Edward's unusual upbringing, Bella pays a visit to Alaska. Rated M

Cold by shouldbecleaning-rec'd by MariahajilE
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11287145/1/Cold
The winter of 1869 recorded a low temperature that would last for more than one hundred and fifty years. The only thing colder ever recorded was Isabella Cullen's marriage bed. Entry for the Caveat Emptor: Maybe An HEA? contest.  Rated M

Experiment Me This by Mortissues-rec'd by Sixdlb5
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11714401/1/Experiment-Me-This
Many people will tell you to grab life by the throat and experience it. You might even believe that to be true yourself, have even fabricated a frame of reference for it. But have you really thought it through . . . Rated M

Going Down by Redtini-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10904848/1/Going-Down
Bella Swan was recruited to The Cullen Firm as the new Managing Director of Global Relations. Unbeknownst to her, she never remembered applying for the position. Yet, luck was on her side, and the offer was too great to pass up. Through one strange encounter and a series of events, Bella realizes that luck had nothing to do with it. Drama/Romance/Angst/Lemons/mild BDSM. Rated M

If This, Then by Bled Dry-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11239974/1/If-This-Then
If you have chemistry, you only need one other thing: timing. But timing is a bitch. Rated M

Island Nights by Compass54-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11370259/1/Island-Nights
I would always remember him as a dangerously beautiful twenty-two-year-old, a sensual and affectionate lover who could put a gun to a man's head and pull the trigger. Why I couldn't forget him was no mystery. I was still in love with him. Rated M

Just This Side of Crazy by deviant bamboo-rec'd by Six Dlbfive
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11508650/1/Just-This-Side-of-Crazy
I deal in crazy all day long, but meeting her made me question my own sanity. Maybe she was certifiably insane, but I believed her. So what did that make me? ***Meet the Mate Contest entry - Voted Most Potential for a Full Story*** Rated M

Kush by LayAtHomeMom-rec'd by Everyfreakingbody
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11990800/1/Kush
"One hit will make you change your mind." Rated M

MVP by AKABrattyVamp-rec'd by Nic/MariahajilE
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12084328/1/
"Baseball is 90% mental, and the other half is physical." -Yogi Berra Rated M

One More Christmas by Anhanninen-rec'd by Jenn G.
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10907444/1/
One-More-ChristmasConceding defeat was never in Bella's plans, but things change during the fight for your life. She's counting down the days but has one last wish, which Dr. Pretty Eyes plans to fulfill. With a little of his Christmas magic, Bella may just find a reason to fight again. Rated M

Pinned but Fluttering by CassandraLowrey-rec'd by Maplestyle
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/7304123/1/Pinned-but-Fluttering
For too many years, Bella Swan has been trapped in a nightmare beyond her worst imaginings. At long last, a glimmer of a chance to escape may present itself. Will she find herself in even more danger if she dares to leave? AU w/ human Volturi.  Rated M

Rest My Soul by MrsSpaceCowboy-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/9786923/1/Rest-My-Soul
On opposite corners of Third Street and Beale, two lonely people fight to stay that way. Her scars are on the surface, soft on her skin and in her eyes. His run bone-deep, seeped in bourbon and blues. EPOV. Rated M

Someone Like Me by Twilightladies-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12089790/1/
"The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living." – Marcus Tullius Cicero Rated M

The Captive and the Coward by LyricalKris-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12099767/1/
The lives of the highborn citizens of the realm are subject to tide of power that flows around them. When a match is made between Edward,son of the most powerful man in the kingdom, and Bella, highborn prisoner of the crown held hostage after her family's betrayal, neither party can refuse. It's not an ideal match for either the traumatized Lady nor the black sheep of Masen House. Rated M

The Remnants by Mei Li Young-rec'd by Nic/Billi Cullen
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/10617503/1/The-Remnants
In a world where the dead eat people, it is survival of the fittest. Caring for others is not a luxury that the remnants of the human race have. For Edward, this rule of survival is tested when Bella enters his life. All canon pairings.

Monday, August 15, 2016

What we're reading in TLS this week:

We have a variety of fic choices to improve your Monday. We have some fledgling fics, some established ones capturing our attention with every update and a few old favorites worth revisiting. Whatever your taste in fic, we have a sample of something just for you! We hope you enjoy these as much as we have. Be sure to let the author know where you saw them rec'd, when you leave them some love.  Enjoy and have a great week!

♥ Nic & Six





Come Undone by GemmaH-rec'd by SixDlb5
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11273101/1/
I know everything about Isabella Marie Swan - the girl is an open book - but what she knows about me could be scrawled on a flyleaf, large and untidy, and still have blank space below it. I flip back and forth between happiness at her lack of awareness guilt that she's so much in the dark. She never pushes, never questions. I guess I know she's afraid to ask. Rated M

Eight Days by Windchymes-rec'd by SixDbl5
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11885557/1/Eight-Days
A lot can happen in eight days... Rated M

Free by cynosure23-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12053442/1/Free
Bella has never been free. But maybe Edward can change that. Rated M

Gravity Series 4: Fire & Ice by drotuno-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/9779631/1/Gravity-Series-4-Fire-Ice
FOURTH in the Gravity Series. When one of their own is threatened, the crew will have to travel halfway around the globe to get them back. What they find will have them racing against the odds to save more than just one life. AH E/B Series. Rated M

Incognito by Ericastwilight-rec'd by Midnight Cougar
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12095351/1/Incognito
Edward Cullen just wants to join the masses at an annual event, but he needs a disguise. Will the young artist help him walk around incognito or expose him before the day even starts? A birthday fic for MyHeroin1 Rated M

Mutually Assured Destruction by Remedy25-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12059083/1/Mutually-Assured-Destruction
"Sometimes the world doesn't need another hero. Sometimes what it needs is a monster." Isabella Swan had a plan-Find. Infiltrate. Destroy. That all changes when the prodigal son of Carlisle Cullen returns after a five year absence, suspicious of the circumstances of his father's death and her involvement, with his own agenda. Ready or not, here I come. You can't hide. Rated M

Rising Dream, Fallen Star by MrsShortHand-rec'd by Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/6313185/1/Rising-Dream-Fallen-Star
He was the lead singer of The Volturi. I was a new musician with everything to prove. We were Hollywood's It couple. Until he ruined everything. Can our love be saved if he can't save himself? A story about love, lemons, lies, and learning to forgive. AH Rated M

Running for Home by Ooza-rec'd by Maplestyle
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/5792699/1/Running-for-Home
Edward discovers his entire past is a fabrication. On his journey to uncover the truth he meets Bella, a young woman neglecting all responsibility for the first time in her life. Road trip! ExBxVolvo BPOV/EPOV AH AU OOC M for language and future lemons. Rated M

Safe Harbor by OzellaMarie-rec'd Nic
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12085818/1/Safe-Harbor
After receiving unsettling news, Bella Swan has found herself in the small, quiet town of Safe Harbor, and the daunting task of saying goodbye to the only man she ever loved. But what happens when a secret threatens what she thought was true love and another walks into her life promising forever? A/H Edward/Bella Romance-Humor-Hurt-Comfort HEA Mature Content and Strong Language. Rated M

Silent Embers by Cazzy20-rec'd by Melissa L
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11328702/1/Silent-Embers
Can a secret stay silent forever? Or will it burn its way free? Rated M

Symmetry by Aftrnoondlight-rec'd by Midnight Cougar
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/8429963/1/Symmetry
Love comes slowly when it's the truest. A modern day romance designed and told by Edward. Rated M

The Red String of Fate by Gemini13me-rec'd by SixDlb5
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11925925/1/The-Red-String-of-Fate
The two people connected by the red string of fate are destined lovers, regardless of time, place, or circumstances. The string may stretch or tangle, but never break. Rated M

The Watcher by Tottteacher-rec'd by SixDlb5
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11848233/1/The-Watcher
The vampire world has changed now that the Vampires have realized things as they once knew them were wrong. It is only Edward's ability to read minds that allows him to be the watcher to uncover everyone's secrets. Rated M

Tie the Knot by Payton79-rec'd by Midnight Cougar
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/11681074/1/Tie-the-Knot
Statistics say arranged marriages have a better chance at lasting. Is that still true if the couple is chosen by a group of experts and married on TV with at least one partner in it for the wrong reasons? A lost bet, the promise of money and a stranger for a bride. Will confirmed bachelor Edward Masen find a match made in heaven or hell? Inspired by the show Married at First Sight. Rated M

Uncredited by Shouldbycleaning-rec'd by MariahajilE
https://www.fanfiction.net/s/12022822/1/Uncredited
Steal: to take (another person's property) without permission or legal right and without intending to return it, to dishonestly pass off (another person's ideas) as one's own, or to take the opportunity to give or share (a kiss) when it is not expected or when people are not watching. Rated M