Dru Top5 - kathyh

Start opening those caskets...

... of recs for all fanworks in the Whedon fandoms! We are 13 days away from the kickoff of the first annual all-in-one buffyversetop5 session which will open at Midnight GMT on October 24 and run until Midnight GMT on November 2. As in the past, this Halloween session will be open for Classic Recs. But we're also going to have a new event -- FlashForward Weekend, October 27 and 28, for your 2018 recs!

For more information see our earlier post discussing this year's events. Don't hesitate to drop us a comment there if you have any questions. We hope to see you and your recs soon!
Classic Recs-eyesthatslay

Buffyverse Top 5's Classic Recs is Coming!

Are thoughts of Halloween creeping up on you? It means Classic Recs is coming too!

A month from now at midnight GMT on October 28 (6 PM EST in the U.S. on Oct 27) we’ll be celebrating Halloween through all the time zones until midnight November 1. Five days for you to bring your all-time favorite recs of fics, vids, graphics, anything and everything fandom has produced in all the Whedon fandoms! All time periods before 2017 are eligible for posting and, as always, crossover content is A-OK, so get those lists ready!

We also want to alert anyone following us here that, following the movement of many people to Dreamwidth, either primarily or exclusively, we are opening the Dreamwidth outlet to posts during this session. So whether you want to post here or there, we hope to see names old and new here soon. Let us known if you have questions!
Classic Recs-eyesthatslay

Classic Recs to open next week!

Starting at midnight GMT on October 27 (6 PM EST in the U.S. on Oct 26) buffyversetop5 will be celebrating Halloween through all the time zones until midnight November 1. Five days for you to bring your all-time favorite recs of fics, vids, graphics, anything and everything fandom has produced in all the Whedon fandoms! All time periods before 2016 are eligible for posting and, as always, crossover content is A-OK, so get those lists ready!

We've also reopened The Wishlist. Take a look at what recs people are hoping to see and put together a list. You can also leave your own request for recs.

If you have any questions about the session, check out our profile page or leave them here.
ThatWhichYields

Serenity's First Krimmus (All Ages, post-Serenity, Ensemble)

Title: Serenity's First Krimmus
Author: vikingprincess
Fandom/Characters:: Firefly (post-Serenity), ensemble with established Kaylee/Simon, implied River/Jayne, and past Zoe/Wash
Rating/Warnings: All Ages, maybe a little tear-jerky?
Word Count: ~1620
Written For: jessikanesis' prompt "Serenity's best Christmas ever."
Summary: Sometimes, a little tradition from Earth-That-Was can go a long way.

Serenity's First Krimmus
Dru Top5 - kathyh

Classic Recs are coming to Buffyversetop5!

Feel that change in the air? It means Classic Recs is coming up soon!

Starting at midnight GMT on October 30 (6 PM EST in the U.S. on Oct 30) we’ll be celebrating Halloween through all the time zones. Four days for you to bring your all-time favorite recs of fics, vids, graphics, anything and everything fandom has produced in all the Whedon fandoms! All time periods before 2014 are eligible for posting and, as always, crossover content is A-OK, so get those lists ready!

If you haven’t posted at Top 5 before, please take a look at our FAQ page for tips on how to post. If you have any questions, just post them here.
DevilYouKnow: indulging_breck

Worlds Without Shrimp - coming April 1

buffyversetop5's Worlds Without Shrimp session will be opening at midnight GMT on April 1 and will run through April 8. This is the time to haul out your recommendations for any fanworks in the Whedonverse (other than the Buffyverse!) So recs for Cabin in the Woods, Avengers, Firefly, Dr. Horrible, Dollhouse, Sugarshock, and all things Whedonian are fair game!

As always, crossover fanworks with any of these fandoms are welcome. Stop by if you have any questions.

Worlds Without Shrimp is open to recs for fan-created works from any time period, and our usual posting guidelines apply. Come celebrate the Whedonverses!
Discus

Life After Love

Title: Life After Love
Rating: PG-13
Characters/pairings: Zoe/Inara, past Zoe/Wash
Warnings (including spoilers): Some spoilers for Serenity. Well, just one, since I haven’t seen it. Also possibly AU, because I haven’t seen it.
Wordcount: 806 words.
Summary: There’s a right way to love, and a right way to grieve, and this is neither.