Merthur AU (angel!Merlin and human!Arthur). Merlin is a young angel and doesn't understand many things. When he discovers a pond in heaven through which he can see Earth though, everything changes. For the first time, he sees a human - Arthur Pendragon. And from that moment he knows that he wants to protect him. When Arthur is in danger, Merlin accidentally ends up on Earth while trying to help him. Now he must stay in Camelot and befriend Arthur until other angels find him and bring him home. Their growing love is forbidden though. What can Merlin do now? Leave and never talk to Arthur again or stay and die?
There was a battle. And Gaius didn't make it. When Merlin returns to their chambers, he soon realizes that he can't stay. At least not for the night. And there's only one person who's not sleeping yet and is willing to calm Merlin down and help - Arthur.
(bromance, but can be Merthur)
A modern AU drabble series. Famous actress Morgana ducks into Merlin's coffee shop to hide from paps but she doesn't expect for find a genuinely nice guy behind the counter. Mergana.
All these years Arthur had been waiting for his rising in Avalon. Sleeping under the surface of the lake where the realm of Avalon once had bloomed. When the certain day had finally come, it is up to Merlin to go to Avalon and awake his king from his deep slumber and bring him back to horizon. Just how? Avalon is waiting.
In which Merlin faces his greatest tragedies and sins, and Morgana takes the bravest decision she has ever made.
The year is 2016, and Merlin is still waiting for his king to return. Then an accident happens - he gets hit by a car. He survives, but he can't remember anything. With the help of a young writer, Agatha Black, he tries to find out what his name is and who he used to be. But what if Arthur returns? Can Merlin recognize him? And will he ever get his memories back?
(Rated M just to be safe, I don't know what some of the later chapters will be about yet.)
Based on the movie "Me Before You," Gwen becomes a caregiver/companion for the quadriplegic Arthur, who seeks to end his life in six months. As their romance blossoms, will she be able to change his mind? A project for reel merlin on LJ.
Merlin goes to work for the British crown- modern twist on the series in drabble scenes.
It had started out small: forgotten words, misplaced glasses...
Later he'd think back to that first time they'd met and wonder if the disease had begun its work even then.
When Morgana sees Merlin talking to a dragon about her in a dream, she decides to confront him about it.
Canon divergence from episode 3 of season 2, "The Nightmare Begins." Merlin/Morgana and Arthur/Gwen.