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Alphabetical by story filename — and each story's filename is unique.
He was always in the background, always a friend, always loyal, but Luthor's betrayal affected him too. Just what was Jimmy thinking at the end of Season 1, and just how much did he see?
A poem about fans' obsession with L&C and dealing with LCWS.
Superman's having some trouble handling his OCD. It's Lois' job to help him get a handle on it. How does she keep things calm? There's a twist!
Ode to the Boards
A little ode to describe the author's appreciation for the Lois & Clark Fanfic boards.
An Ode to Toy Story
The episode "Toy Story" as seen through the eyes of an enraptured viewer.
Of a Dying Breed
One of the gang takes a look back as he takes over the top spot.
Of Elves and Men
A response to the "Lois Elfs Herself Challenge" on the Fanfic Message Boards.
Lois's Slightly Off Day
Mary Potts a.k.a. Queen of the Capes
Flying penguins, Elvis and a llama -- can a day get any more weird? A Scavenger Hunt Challenge Response.
A follow-up to the author's "Writers Block" and a companion piece to her upcoming "Threads of Confusion" (Voyager/L&C crossover). Maggie is back, and upset about all the script changes being forced on her!
Clark has just inherited Perry's office, and Lois takes time off from her busy job to pay him a visit -- and slip in some quality time.
The Office Visit
Lex Luthor attempts to solicit the investigative skills of Lois Lane to find out more information about a certain flying strange visitor in Metropolis.
Of Smelly Rodents and Grey-Haired Women
What would have happened if Clark had been affected by the Space Rats for as long as Lois?
"Clark Kent," Cat Grant announced, causing all of their colleagues to look up, "I'm pregnant. And you're the father."
Oh Hover Boy
Having been married for only a few weeks, Lois finds yet another thing she must get used to about her alien husband.
What did Jimmy see when he interrupted Lois and Clark's "little interlude" during the episode "Super Mann"? Read on to find out!
Oh, Rats (A Christmas Story)
When a 10-year-old boy finds some Atomic Space Rats in his grandmother's attic, he's not content to leave them in their factory-sealed packaging, and he soon sets off a chain of crazy events.
Oh Well, I Tried
What if Lois forced Clark to tell her where he was at the end of the episode "The Eyes Have It"? This 30-minute-challenge lets us find out.
It seems like there is a bit of unfinished business between Lois and an old flame. Find out if they decide to stoke the embers of a past relationship.
Comfortable As an Old Shoe
Lara E. Taylor
Shortly before their wedding, Lois worries that she and Clark have never truly let down their guards around each other. Clark's proposed solution? That they spend an evening in ... being truly comfortable.
That Old Spoof of Mine
His name is Kent. Clark Kent...and he smokes cigars. This is not your average TOGOM "That Old Gang of Mine" rewrite.
That Ol' Revelation of Mine
In this TOGOM ("That Old Gang of Mine") rewrite, someone points out the obvious to Lois after Clark is shot, and it doesn't take her brilliant mind long to come to a super conclusion.
The Once and Future King
Lois and Clark in a different time and place.
Once in a Lifetime
When Clark (as Superman) declares his love for Lois at the end of the episode "Pheromone, My Lovely," the response he gets is not quite what he hoped for...
Once Upon a Time
Lynn S. M.
A super-short ficlet in response to the "Kiss Me Quick" first line challenge on the Lois & Clark message board.
Once Upon a Dream...
Another retelling of Season 2's "Wall of Sound"; this time Clark's a lunkhead and Lois is love-blind. Romantic comedy.
Once Upon a (Weird) Birthday
Clark finally gets his birthday party ... but this time, it's not a surprise.
Clark travels the globe, going from one newspaper to the next, always looking for a place where he can fit it in ... and the one who'll make him want to stay -- if she even exists. An exploration of what Clark's life was like before he came to Metropolis.
One Blinding Moment
A blind Superman asks Lois if he could spend the night at her place. What will she do?
One Defective Bulb
Written for the 2007 Christmas ficathon. Lois goes to replace the light bulb that mysteriously blew out at the marina condo.
One Good Turn: A Haircut Challenge Story
Cat Grant, Lois Lane, and petty rivalry are a bad enough combination. Add alcohol to the mix, and you never know what might happen. Well, it's a Tank story, so maybe you do.
One Last Time, I Love You
On his first Valentine's Day alone after Lois's death, Clark receives a comforting delivery.
One Leg at a Time
Lynn S. M.
A letter to the editor of the Daily Planet to express concern over public reaction to Superman.
One Life to Choose
After Lois's reported death, Clark decides to start a new relationship. Are Lois and Clark destined to be together?
One Man Can Change the World
Lois and Clark attend a Passover seder. The ensuing discussion puts a new light on Superman's role.
One Mistake: Part 1
The appearance of an old friend causes sparks to fly. Part 1 of a 3-part series.
One Mistake: Part 2
Subtitled "It's Over," this story picks up where "One Mistake" left off. Part 2 of a 3-part series.
One Mistake: Part 3
After a foolish mistake causes drastic changes in the life of Lois and Clark, a more serious threat enters their lives. Part 3 of a 3-part series, this story is subtitled "Together."
Who's sleeping in Lois's bed?
Lois accepts Clark's proposal of marriage but takes it back when she remembers that she loves Superman more.
He's fallen in love with her at first sight... but is she really the right one for him? Is it true love, or just a momentary lapse of reason?
One Small Detail
A good newsman notices detail.
... One Step Back
Lois and Clark's relationship seems stuck in a holding pattern. Can they ever escape from it?
One Super Child Can Change a World
In this alt-world story, a bitter Clark Kent, with the help of Lois Lane, fights a man who would destroy him, as well as the internal demons of his childhood in his struggle to build himself into a superhero and reconstruct his personal life.
One Super Date
When Superman asks Lois out on a date, it seems like a dream come true. Over the course of this humorous story, however, she discovers that her dream date may not be the man she thinks...
The One Thing I've Kept...
When a man has truly lost everything, what's left for him to keep?
One Way Down
Clark discovers his most amazing ability yet.
The One Where Lois and Clark Make Some New Friends: A Birthday Fic for Annette
Carol M. and Missy G.
Thinking Lois has chosen Dan over him, Clark has moved on... to New York. His new apartment is conveniently close to Central Perk, a popular place to gather. And there, he meets some new friends... A multiauthored story by Carol M. and Missy G.
On the Long Way Down
166,470 words (906Kb)
Dashing, duplicitous, dangerous--billionaire Clark Kent may have more than one skeleton in his closet and several women on his heels, but he's always been single-minded in his goal: to destroy Lex Luthor. All that changes when he meets Luthor's girl. Torn between revenge and stealing Lois Lane's heart, Clark must decide what means more to him before it all comes crashing down in this anti-verse tale.
Only You: If Only
From the author who has brought us several excellent fanfics about Clark's pre-Metropolis days comes a companion story -- the story of the Alternate Universe's Clark's childhood.
Only You: Promise
What was the Alternate Universe Clark's life like before joining the Daily Planet? The second part in the author's "Only You" series, and a continuation of part one, "Only You: If Only."
Only You: Recall
The Clark Kent of the Alternate Universe starts work at the Daily Planet. Will life in Metropolis with Lana be enough for him? Or will a visitor show him what he's been missing? This is the third part in the author's "Only You" series, and a continuation of Part 2, "Only You: Promise."
Only a Dream
After their wedding, Lois and Clark have a dream of a reception.
Only a Fairy Tale
At a diplomatic function, Captain Kirk is told a fairy tale -- or is it?
Truth hits her and a decision has to be taken. One that will change her entire life.
Only in My Dreams
Lois has finally realized that she is in love with her partner -- Clark Kent. Unfortunately, he is giving her the cold shoulder, and Lois has not the slightest idea why. Could Mayson be the one who is responsible for his strange behavior? Maybe going undercover as a married couple to test a hotel will help our favorite couple to resolve their problems.
The Only One
In this WAFFy vignette, Lois's jealousy over Mayson is getting to Clark, so he decides to do something about it.
After Clark saves her life in Al Capone's gambling den, Lois has to come to terms with a shocking discovery.
Only When I Sleep
Lois realises that she'll lose her best friend if she marries Lex.
Lois writes a painful letter to Clark. Story 1 in the Yesterday Series.
Only You: Reality
Part 4 of the author's wonderful ongoing Only You series. While Lois is attempting to regain her life (and her memory) due to her time in the Congo, a vengeful Lana Lang slanders Superman and his "relationship" with Lois. But can a relationship between the two actually begin??
Only You: Fantasy
The final installment in the "Only You" series. Lois and Clark struggle to find themselves and each other. But will Metropolis allow them?
On My Dreams
Clark's teasing words to Lois in the episode "The Prankster" that if she was married she'd be less likely to be troubled by stalkers come back to him with a vengeance...
On Plot Reuse, or Maybe Four Seasons Were Enough
Lynn S. M.
This story is a projection of what a season five episode might have been like, given the increasing reliance on plot reuse and ever-more-unbelievable plot lines in seasons three and four.
On the Bright Side
Lois and Clark meet -- Monty Python? This small moment of madness is definitely not to be taken seriously.
On the Other Hand
Metropolis University freshmen Lois Lane and Clark Kent are destined to meet, but are they destined to fall in love? Set in the early twenty-first century, will they end up together or will Utopia have to find another way?
On the Turn of a Card
Important events often depend on very tiny choices. In this rewrite of "That Old Gang Of Mine" find out how things might have been if Lois had reacted in a slightly different way at Georgie Hairdo's gambling parlor.
One emotional night, after she's cried through "An Affair to Remember," Lois receives a visit from Superman. She decides it's finally time to break the news to him about her feelings for Clark.
Lucy is visiting, and well, oops...
Rain Elizabeth Day
Lois and Clark are both vying for spots on an important military press conference -- but a drug test is required. Clark's in a jam unless Lois can come through with her offer to donate a sample. Shouldn't be any harm in that, right?
Oops: The Destruction of Utopia
Lois and Clark leap into their past -- a perfect chance to make things right. There's only one little problem: if they change anything, Utopia could be destroyed. Will they figure things out in time or is this the end of Lois and Clark?
Oops, Did I Forget to Mention...?
Tank Wilson and Wendy Richards
Lois and Clark are married, and are thinking about having a family. Unfortunately, Clark's Kryptonian physiology causes a slight hiccup in this process, one which Zara and Ching completely forgot to warn him about... The seventh in a series of collaborations by these two writers.
Valentine's Day can be depressing when you are single. Luckily for Lois, Clark is determined to change her mind about that.
Is This an Opening?
Lois tries to figure out Clark's trick to opening doors protected by keypad locks.
Operation: Magical Place
Perry and Sam make plans to give Lois, Clark, Jimmy and Lucy a romantic get-away.
Just an Ordinary Day
Lynn S. M.
After the failed attempt on Spencer Spencer's Island, Clark tries again to have an un-super day.
Ordinary Like This: An L&C vignette
An angry Clark reveals more than he planned, and his actions force Lois to face a few facts she'd rather avoid in this season one vignette.
The Ordinary Man
Superman callously rejected Lois' love when she offered her heart and more to him during the episode "Barbarians at the Planet." But what happened next? And more specifically, what could have happened if Lois hadn't accepted his snide remarks lying down?
An Ordinary Man
When Lois and Superman are taken hostage by Nigel St. John and then left to die, they soon discover more about each other -- and themselves -- than they ever expected.
A familiar conversation takes an unfamiliar turn. Two extraordinary people discuss their ordinary worries.
Ordinary People: Part 2
What would have happened that night Lois and Clark were stranded on Spencer Spencer's island if the bad guys had never showed up? Here's a little continuation of the episode "Ordinary People." Hint: steamy story.
Jimmy Olsen feels nobody gives him any respect at the Daily Planet, so he's going to try for a job at the Star as a cub reporter. Pursuing an idea for a Superman interview, Jimmy finds himself in a scrape with gangsters.
H.G. Wells pays a visit to our favorite couple, and for once he just wants to talk.
Origins, or, How Jar-Jar Binks Saved Superman
Jar-Jar Binks, the most hated character in "Star Wars," comes to Earth to team up with Lex Luthor in an attempt to fix his shattered galaxy, but Lex has his own agenda. Inspired by Lynn S.M.'s Star Wars/LnC Crossover challenge, and by a comment by Suggs_With_a_Box.
An orphan learns of a connection with the Man of Steel.
The Other Lois
Alt-Clark, returning to his own dimension to confront the emptiness of life without Lois, decides to do some research on Lois's disappearance. Could Lex Luthor be involved? Is Lois really dead?
Life and Death in the Other Lane
In a very alt-world, Lois Lane disappears from the Congo while chasing a story and is presumed to be dead. But when she suddenly reappears in Clark's life, she brings a hidden past and violence with her.
The Other Woman - Part 1
What if Tempus never altered the events of the alternate universe? Perry White would be editor of the Daily Planet. Clark Kent would have married Lana Lang. There would be no Superman. Now imagine that Lois Lane returns to Metropolis ... (Part one of a two-part series.)
The Other Woman - Part 2
What if Tempus never altered the events of the alternate universe? Perry White would be editor of the Daily Planet. Clark Kent would have married Lana Lang. There would be no Superman. Now imagine that Lois Lane returns to Metropolis ... (Part two of a two-part series.)
The Other Shoe
Lois and Clark dating? Check. Lois being plucky and resourceful? You betcha. Clark testing the ethical limits of his super abilities? In big and little ways. Flirting? Uh-huh. Kissing? Sure! Action on a couch? Oh, baby, yes. Angst? Bring it! This story has a little bit of everything but an A-plot. Well, okay, maybe there's a tiny hint of one, but it's more decorative than functional.
Our Happy Ending
Lois has officially disappeared, and Clark is officially homeless... but Lyn and Joe have finally found a way to be together. They face the acid test: will any of her former colleagues see through Lyn's disguise?
Our Lady of Ni
There's an art to breaking and entering...and there's an even bigger art to getting caught.
Our Little Dilemma
Everyone knows Clark Kent is Superman. Everyone knows Lois Lane has left town. What Lois and Clark *wish* they knew is a way for them to be together... without everyone knowing. Fifth in the "My" series.
Out From Under the Blue
A rusty nail, a strong gust of wind, a subconsciously significant purchase; these, combined with a pool with high board, all conspire to reveal more than Clark intends....
Out of Superman's Hands
Andrea Lynn Dunham
After Clark gave a flimsy excuse to run off and save someone as Superman, Lois was involved in a serious car wreck. Clark doesn't know if she'll pull through, and he blames himself for not being there. A story that would have occurred instead of "Whine Whine Whine" in the Lois & Clark universe.
Out of Her Element
What happens when Lois is stuck in India, feeling completely out of her element?
Out of Sight, Out of Mind
Tank Wilson and Wendy Richards
An old enemy of Lois and Clark's plots a devastating means of bringing about the return of yet another enemy. Can Lois survive? (Another in the series of Tank and Wendy challenge fic)
Out of Time
This is a ghost story wherein Clark Kent haunts his former partner as they try to find out who killed Superman. But once they get closer to the truth, they both become haunted by a new spectre: will they will get a second chance or are they 'Out of Time'?
Starting out with the intimate conversation in the episode "Virtually Destroyed," this fanfic veers off "into a twilight zone of illogic and the absurd." A funny what-if.
Owls Over Metropolis
Marcus L. Rowland
On his eleventh birthday Lois Lane's son is expecting a very important message... An 100-word Harry Potter / Lois & Clark crossover drabble, no spoilers for Harry Potter or Lois and Clark.
Owls Over Metropolis 2: Frog Day Afternoon
Marcus L. Rowland
When Clark notices Lois eating frogs, he jumps to all the wrong conclusions. Sequel to "Owls Over Metropolis."