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pupeez4eva

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Comments: Writes mainly oneshots, a lot of them crack fics and humor.

nirejseki

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Comments: Writes mainly oneshots, a lot of them about the Nie brothers.

tellthemstories

  • Recommended by: Insert Classy Username Here
  • Comments: I have enjoyed every fic I've read by this author, they have strong storytelling abilities and come up with interesting plots. I am especially a fan of their ongoing (as of 8/5/2020) street-racing AU

KouriArashi

  • Recommended by: For Want Of A Name
  • Comments: Has a written quite a few multichapter fics for the series. They have a particularly interesting way of writing Jin Guangyao. Also, they update very regularly.

Lise

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Comments: Writes mainly oneshots, mostly about either the Yunmeng brothers or Xue Yang.

     General Fics 
Stories focused on the family and the friendly relationships of the cast. Plot-focused stories or light day-in-the-life stories. Pretty much anything that isn't focused on romance.

A Game for the Fool by LadyCroft_Undead19

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Self-Insert Fic. How do you want to be remembered? Obviously one will always want to be remembered as a good person, someone great whose virtues outweigh the flaws, of course they'd want to be remembered as someone who did something in life, who accomplished something with the time they were given, someone others could be proud of, or remember fondly of, years down the road. Everyone always wants to be remembered when they were at their best and not at their lowest. I like to believe I was a good person, funny and smart and kind, someone who proved to be a good role model for future generations. I died content. I wonder why, then, did I find myself in such a peculiar situation? SI Gamer-AU.

Cradle by Dragonesque

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: After barely surviving the assassination attempt at Qiongqi Path, Wei Wuxian and the Wen Sect remnants are left to figure out how to protect themselves and their new lives. Meanwhile, the Jiang siblings and an unharmed Jin Zixuan try to figure out who's bright idea was that stupid ambush. In Gusu, Lan Wangji panics at the idea of Wei Wuxian's near death and tries to figure out whether to insist to stay by the Yiling Patriarch's side or hang back in the Cloud Recesses. And Wei Wuxian struggles with the idea of whether becoming a teacher, teaching demonic cultivation and setting up his own sect might not be a bad idea after all...

The Characters of MDZS Watching the Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation by emma_screams

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: What happens when a suspicious letter was sent to all the clans, inviting them to an appointed location to learn about the truth of thirteen years ago and now? Will the Yiling Patriarch finally get the justice he seeks? Will Hanguang-Jun lose some of his regret? Will Jiang Cheng find the peace he desperately needs? And will the other Sect Leaders finally realize what a piece of shit they are get the faceslapping they deserve? But most importantly, will Wei Wuxian allow a drunk Lan Zhan to be viewed by the public? Find out in the epic series of the characters watching the Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation!

Gentians in bloom by teawater

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Lan Wanji was never told the details of his parents' story. Now that he has discovered his own desires, his life's goal is to keep Wei Wuxian from finding out. But life is cruel and truths get revealed at the worst possible times.

Yearning for Miles by Murahi

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian claims he didn’t steal it. He found it. Jiang Cheng learns to trust his brother more than ever. Nie Huaisang is smarter than he looks (no surprise there) and Lan Wangji will still pine even if Wei Wuxian knows they’re supposed to fall in love. Perhaps we can hope for a happier ending this time. Or Wei Wuxian finds a strange artefact while he’s studying in Gusu. Apparently it shows the future. Watch how their lives unroll when they have the knowledge of things to come.

until we meet again by recursion

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: "I have a request," Jiang Cheng says. He looks uncomfortable. Lan Wangji imagines that he is not used to asking for help from others. "I have heard that there exists a song, passed down in the GusuLan clan, that allows one to speak to the dead."

murky waters by newamsterdam

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Convinced Jiang Cheng and Wei WuXian will never reconcile of their own accord, Jin Ling takes matters into his own hands by trapping both of his uncles alone, together, without their cultivation.
  • Notes: Has a sequel, many envies.

this comes as no surprise by retts

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: As the chaos began to settle, Jiang Cheng noticed Wei WuXian and Lan WangJi sneaking out of the temple.

Once Upon A Time in Qinghe by paranoid_fridge

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Nie MingJue wakes up. And that doesn't make sense, because he knows he died. Aka: After everything is said and done, Nie MingJue gets brought back Wei WuXian-style and tries to figure out just what on earth happened in the meantime. In the process he also reunites with his brother, drags Lan XiChen out of seclusion, becomes drinking buddies with Wei WuXian, learns about Jin GuangYao's downfall, meets the next generation, and features (not always intentionally) in a number of reconciliations.

A Moment's Delay by DarkScales

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In Mo Village, Lan Jingyi sets off the signal flare a moment too late. Consequently, Lan Wangji does not arrive in time to defeat the possessed Madam Mo, and the juniors face down their deaths. Wei Wuxian interferes.

Empathy by clockwork_spider

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Stuck in the same coffin, Nie MingJue and Jin GuangYao's souls were pulled together in an extended Empathy. Having experienced Jin GuangYao's entire life from his perspective, Nie MingJue finds himself back in his younger body. Before the Sunshot Campaign. Before Meng Yao was kicked down from the Koi Tower.

Unsealed Truth by DarkScales

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: After the Siege of the Burial Mounds, Jiang Cheng claims both Chenqing and Suibian. An unwanted revelation is subsequently had.
  • Notes: Part of the Break, Heal series.

the price of a home by JemTheKingOfSass

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: "You said you understood when we took you in. You're old enough now to start earning your keep." Madam Yu reaches down and tugs loose the sash holding Wei Wuxian's robes together. A few rough pulls of fabric and he is unceremoniously stripped to the waist. Zidian sparks in her hand.
  • Notes: Part of the worth of a whipping boy series.

purple spiders and hyacinths by h_a_l

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: "There's nothing left to say." Jin Ling doesn't believe that.

Remember by Amona

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Jiang Cheng was 6 years old when his father got him three puppies for his birthday. His first instinct was to look around cautiously, ready to gather the pups into his arms in case they decided to go towards— His mind drew blank here.

Unlikely Trio by Yumi_chan_Hamano

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Jiang Cheng and Lan Wangji found themselves in the past, more specificially during their school days at Cloud Recesses. The last thing they remembered was finding Nie Huaisang in his room with an array drawn on the floor. With the knowledge of the future and a strong desire to change it, the three of them must work together to change their fates. But the future is a finicky thing. Somethings must happen, in one form or another. They learn to accept their new reality as long as their loved ones were by their side.

The Light That Fails to Dim by glowingreverie

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In which Jiang Fengmian is unaware of what happened to Wei Wuxian's parents, and Nie Mingjue takes him in.

walk the path alone by Misila

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In which Jiang Yanli isn't fast enough to push Wei Wuxian away during the Nightless Day, and Jiang Cheng brings their brother back home— or tries to.

Puppetry by Misila

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian died when his name was only starting to be feared among his enemies, in the middle of a Sunshot Campaign that never achieved its purpose. The Qishan Wen Sect suppressed the rebellion, made sure nobody dared to rise up again. Still, thirteen years later, a forbidden ritual brought Wei Wuxian back to the world of the living to end Wen Ruohan's reign of terror once and for all.

The Desperation of Liars by CielleSeiya & dragonofeternal

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Xue Yang has been alone since Xiao Xingchen died, but that solitude is shattered when Nie Huaisang strikes Xue Yang a deal— help him get revenge on Jin Guangyao, and he'll help Xue Yang repair the shattered fragments of Xiao Xingchen's soul so that he can be revived.

familiaris by Misila

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Fairy doesn't understand why Wei Wuxian doesn't like her. She is good and obedient and she never bites humans, but every time she tries to play with him he just screams and hides behind other people.

Twin Treasures by crossdressingdeath

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: When Madame Jin happens to come across Cangse Sanren's orphaned son on a trip to Yiling, she can't bring herself to leave him there. Wei Wuxian finds a somewhat different family. Jin Zixuan finds a little brother. The course of history changes accordingly. (Some things are written in fate, but even fate itself changes.)

We Are the Afterlife by NevillesGran

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: In which Jiang Yanli wakes up as a fierce corpse.

to the act of making noise by words-writ-in-starlight

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Lan Sizhui hears his father play the same song every night for his whole life, and never, ever get an answer.
  • Notes: Part of the set your old heart free series.

The Absolutely True Story of the Yiling Patriarch: A Manifesto in Many Parts by aubreyli

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In which the junior disciples (namely, Lan Jingyi, Ouyang Zizhen, and a reluctant Lan Sizhui) turn to RPF in an attempt to rehabilitate Wei Wuxian's reputation so that he and Hanguang-jun can get together and get married and live happily ever after. It's... surprisingly effective.
  • Notes: Has a sequel, For Great Justice.

Joy In the Midst of These Things by Glitterbombshell

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: In which Wei Wuxian is a good teacher, baby Lans are the cutest, and Lan Qiren gets some perspective.

Lynchpin by ShanaStoryteller

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Peggy Sue. He can’t get Jin Guangyao’s words out of his head. If he’d only believed in Wei Wuxian, if he’d only been willing to stand up for him, could it all have been avoided?

Four-Thousand Rules (Which Ones Do You Follow?) by OnceABlueMoon

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: A-Yuan is eight when Wei Wuxian dies and never forgets. Taken back to the Lan sect by his father, all he wants is his mother back.

a symbol to remind you that there's more to see by paperminds

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: For as long as Jin Ling can remember, he has been immune to the majority of supernatural hauntings that plague the cultivation world. Or: what if Jin Ling had received his first-month birthday gift.

détente by cafecliche

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: An unexpected stay in Lotus Pier leads to a not-quite reconciliation.
  • Notes: Part of the yunmeng accords series.

A Series of Hasty Excuses by NevillesGran

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Five times Nie Huaisang was emotionally, circumstantially, or blackmail-ly forced to acquire a Wen, and one time he declared "fuck it" and stole (rescued) them all.

no one lights a candle to remember by asravine

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jiang Cheng and his memories of his older brother, before and after the fall.

The Lost Cause by KouriArashi

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In which Nie Huaisang and Jin Guangyao work together to take down Jin Guangshan from the beginning.

Wandering Eyes (That Nie Mingjue will gouge out if he notices, Father, STOP) by AstaraelWeeps

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jin Guangyao would do absolutely ANYTHING for his father, but when Jin Guangshan's eyes start lingering on Huaisang, he finds a line he wouldn't cross. (Because if his father makes a move on Huaisang, Nie Mingjue would tear off Jin Guangyao's limbs or his head on his way to stab Sect Leader Jin, and Jin Guangyao would like to live, thank you. It's safer for everyone for Jin Guangshan to just. stop. looking.)
  • Notes: Has a companion fic, So many second chances.

The Games We Play by Mayarene Rose

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Three times no one questions Nie Huaisang's friendship with Sect Leader Yao and one time someone does. Or, the one where Nie Huaisang becomes the headshaker much earlier just for the fun of it, and for absolutely no reason that can be considered serious or important, what are you even talking about?
  • Notes: Has a companion fic, The Promises We Make.

If you only knew then (the things I only know now) by Nillegible

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Yu Ziyuan receives a warning, a letter in Jiang Cheng’s handwriting, familiar, though it seems to have evened out over long years of practice. This was from her child, but not. This Jiang Cheng, grown up in ways that it hurt to contemplate, had endured the death of his family, his Sect, and his soul. He begs her to change things, to not let the same tragedies befall him again. (Yu Ziyuan would always do anything for her son. This time, she fixes the world.) Nie Huaisang receives a blank scroll, and a handpainted fan in Qinghe Nie green, taunting him. Lan Xichen gets a Xiao score that all but shatters his heart. (They may have failed once. They will not fail again.)

by foot it's a slow climb by Vroomian

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Self-Insert Fic. The life and times of Yan Ruizhi, hapless reincarnation, as his plans to avoid canon spectacularly fail because he's a dumbass.
  • Notes: Alternate link here.

And Time Is But a Paper Moon by sami

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Peggy Sue. Wei Wuxian starts again from the beginning.
  • Notes: Part of The Same Moon Shines series.

Bestseller by pupeez4eva

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: When Wei Wuxian writes the Xianxia cut-sleeve equivalent of Fifty Shades of Grey, based entirely on his experiences with Lan Wangji, he doesn’t expect it to become the next big hit.

Bitter Recompense by mondengel

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian is never summoned back to life, but Lan Wangji and Nie Huaisang find resolution anyway.

Attempting the Impossible by Ariaste

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jiang Cheng gathers up his determination in both hands and goes to the Cloud Recesses to embark on one of the most difficult endeavors he can imagine: Repairing his relationship with his brother. To his surprise, he discovers he's become an uncle again... several times over. Wei Wuxian, what the fuck?!

The storm comes and goes (and I keep walking) by Naamah_Beherit

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Yiling Laozu was dead, and the cultivation world rejoiced. Now it was time to rest and finally heal the wounds left by the Sunshot Campaign. In their absence, the countryside grew more dangerous with each passing day. Rogue cultivators stepped in soon enough. Rumour had it that amongst them, there was one who went where no one else dared to go, all but for a place to sleep and a meal for his children. Rumour had it a crow rode on his shoulder. Rumour had it he disappeared into the shadows whenever someone so much as mentioned the four great Sects. Rumour had it he was a ghost. (Or: A story of a single father, his two kids, a daydreaming disciple, and a pet crow as seen through the eyes of strangers.)

The Yiling Patriarch's Harem Drama by nirejseki

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Once upon a time in Yiling, a rumor started about the Yiling Patriarch having started to collect a harem of beautiful young men from a variety of sects. (It was Nie Huaisang's fault.) (To be fair, the porn didn't help.)

Chosen Otherwise by nirejseki

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In which Meng Yao, who'd never met a single moral in his life, decides nevertheless to be a good person.

climbing up that coastal shelf by Sour_Idealist

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jin Ling had begun to suspect years ago that there were parts of his family history that had been crossed out; long streaks of black where Wei Wuxian had been. The truth is more like whole books being brought up from their hiding places again. Or: Jin Ling tries to figure out what family means, now.

Relentless by covalentbonds

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Lan Wangji is fucking ripped, the oneshot.

Misunderstood by Silver_Flame_2724

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: There is something called a memory ball, or Jiyi Qiu, that shows the memories of a chosen person. In order to further incriminate the already dead Yiling Patriarch, the cultivation world decides to use this memory ball at the next Discussion Conference to show how evil the demonic cultivator can truly be. What appears, though, truly shocks them all.

tame by rikke

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: After the Xuanwu Cave incident, Wei Wuxian wakes up back in Lotus Pier with one hand clutching Lan Wangji and the other hand clutching...an egg? in which wwx and lwj accidentally hatch a baby xuanwu

Sleeping in Paradise by daiki

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: The cultivation world thought the Yiling Patriarch died from qi deviation years ago. Deep inside Lotus Pier, there is a forbidden area personally created by Yungmeng Jiang's sect leader, Jiang Wanyin and carefully tended by the lady of Lanling Jin, Jiang Yanli. A closely kept secret houses the slumbering form of their adoptive brother. Then little Jin Ling decided to sneak in to the forbidden paradise. (prompt: AU where Demonic Cultivation shattered Wei Wuxian's soul before Jin Zixuan and Jiang Yanli's deaths and he went into a death-like state. Since nobody's ever done demonic arts before, nobody's sure if Wei Wuxian is alive or dead so they preserve his body and watch over him.)

Home by R95irth

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: This was supposed to be an easy night hunt. They left Wei Ying at an Inn, and wanted to be back before sunrise. Instead they find themselves at the door of Lotus Pier, in the middle of the night, wounded, and their son, their beautiful son, injured. Things did not go as planned. Maybe, because, it is time to change their plan. Maybe it is time to stop wandering, to stop running away from the man they hurt, maybe it's time to heal. Maybe it is time to build a home.

Important Distinctions by nagi_schwarz

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Father arched an eyebrow and lifted his chin. Jingyi said, “Hanguang-jun would like to respectfully state that he thinks you are a punk-ass bitch.” “Lan Jingyi!” another Lan disciple hissed, horrified. “He said it with his eyes,” Jingyi protested. “It’s Expression 321.” Sizhui fished the book out of his qiankun pouch and flipped through it. One of the Ouyang junior disciples sidled over to him and peered over his shoulder. “There really is a book.”

Grandmaster of Cultivation: Walkthrough and Guide by athylia

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wherein the GoC community tries and fails to marry bachelor Lan Wangji, who turned out to be not a bachelor after all.

Veils and Mushrooms by Enigmatree

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian is married off to Wen Qing for political advantages. It's all good and well for most everyone involved until the day of the marriage comes— only for Wei Wuxian to have the most eventful wedding night in world history, learn that he shares a considerable connection to his new wife in their love of science and research, and accidentally discover an interesting new application of the spiritual lingzhi mushroom. (Or; grandmaster-of-demonic-cultivation Wei Wuxian and let's-transfer-golden-cores Wen Qing get married politically and completely platonically, which goes about as well as could have been expected, in hindsight.)

Bring Your Silence by Terri Botta

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: After Wei WuXian rescues the Wen remnants from Qiongqi Path, Lan Zhan plots and plans to join Wei WuXian in the Burial Mounds. There is Life among the Dead.

the autumn leaf (falls not far from the tree) by sushicorps

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: As he takes the hand of the young Lan disciple, something quietly slots into place deep in the corner of his heart. Their bond, Wei Wuxian realises with a slowly growing clarity. The bond between a parent and their child. But he doesn't have a child. He does not even have a mate.

Collaboration Of Dangerous Minds by JustAWanderingBabbit

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Sent to spy on the Yiling Patriarch in the Burial Mounds, Jin Guangyao is forced to make a dangerous decision and reveal his presence. The results change everything.

My Leaves Reach Ever for the Sun by nonplussed

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: What if Wei Wuxian remained a little suspicious of the Jin Sect's invitation to Jin Ling's first-month celebration? Based mostly on book canon, in which Lan Wangji did not write that invitation, and Wei Wuxian takes some extra, incredibly genius precautions, thus avoiding his fate at Qiongqi path...but at what cost? AKA the fic where WWX crossdresses his way into winning his life, love, and liberty

Wei Wuxian, Who's That? by bumbledees

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In which Wei Wuxian gets himself out of being Jin Sect enemy number one by becoming Lan Qiren's niece-in-law, and falls in love with Lan Wangji somewhere along the way.

In Reflection, Truth by Shadaras

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian wakes up. That would be strange enough on its own, seeing as he's been dead for years, but stranger still is that the person who so rudely summoned him into an earthly form was a woman—and now, that woman's body is his, too.

Among Letters And Boxes by Imer_Jun

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Lan Wangji struggles with many things, and accepting his feelings to Wei Ying is one of them. He writes letters, keeps them hidden away, never be seen by anyone. The letters will get seen, however, and Lan Wangji can do nothing about it.

Minding by WithBroomBefore

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis:
    • Betweentimes: He had firmly reconciled himself to things never returning to the way they were. On the surface, perhaps they haven’t; Wei Wuxian’s laughter is all but gone, as is the way he used to draw others into the brightness around him. The walls are still there, for all that Lan Wangji has now been invited inside them. Lan Wangji doesn’t care, because what has returned is the way they stay in step without having to think about it.
    • Swordless: “Young Master Wei,” comes the pleasant voice behind him. He stops, because even now he cannot be ruder to this man than he has to be. Out of the corner of his eye, he sees Lan Xichen approach and stop close by, hands behind his back. Wei Wuxian looks straight ahead and forces his expression into stillness. “I apologize,” Lan Xichen says. Wei Wuxian thinks for an instant that he must have misheard. He turns in spite of himself, opening his mouth, but Lan Xichen continues before he can find any words. “I overstepped. It is not my place to criticize your technique, especially when it has saved so many of us.”
    • Shield: In which the rescue of the Wens and following events go rather differently.

Come From My Inkstone by magicgenetek

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000, Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: “So your plan,” Nie Mingjue said dubiously, “is to move into the Burial Mounds to write and illustrate erotica about you and Lan Wangji seducing the Yiling Patriarch to earn his trust and sell the public on the idea that he's not a threat, then convince him to give up the Yin Tiger Seal?" “The way I said it sounded better,” Nie Huaisang said. “And you forgot the part about me seducing the Ghost General, that is crucial.” “I hate this, and as your brother, I am begging you not to actually stick it in a fierce corpse. How much money do you need?”

Sweet Incence by JaQueen

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Lan Qiren uses an ancient heirloom to reveal the truth of the past so the Sect Leaders can see the evidence of what happened with the blade spirit and he can prove to himself if he was right in his judgement of Wei Wuxian. None of this goes as planned when instead of proving or disproving the crimes of the Jin Guangyao the assembly is forced to witness the Tragedy of the Yiling Patriarch when the artifact decides more information is needed.

A Way Out by pinkquilts

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: AU that takes place after Jin Zixuan's death. The whole cultivation world either assumes Wei Wuxian to be dead or plans to make it that way. A secret plan put into place by Wen Qing and Lan Wanji after the death of Jin Zixuan is the only way to keep Wei Wuxian from the slaughter of the remaining sects. Lan Wangji hides an unwilling Wei Wuxian with him in Cloud Recesses to save his life. No escape, just Wei Wuxian confined to Lan Wangji's living quarters. TLDR: Lan Wangji does, in a way, get Wei Wuxian to come back to Gusu with him. The only problem is Wei Wuxian didn't know about it until he was locked in.

Daemonic Cultivation by Captain Jojo

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In every world there is pain, sorrow and joy. In every existence there are mistakes and triumphs. There are misunderstandings and differences. Having a daemon gives voice to the truth, for better or worse. If they so choose, anyone can hear the cries of a soul. That does not mean everyone listens. But it's harder to ignore one screaming in your face. The one where the cultivation world is rocked by daemons who speak their minds better than their people ever could and it changes everything.

The Path Less Travelled by ApolloGeek27

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: She went into an eternal sleep by her own hands. The weight of the angry glares, sparse words, and disappointed eyes shrouding her heart. She didn't want to wake up but life never listened. The next time she opened her eyes, she greeted the new world as another person. She would have accepted this arrangement and just endure as she had always done in the past but . . . why was she Wei Wuxian!? Why the hell was she reincarnated as this guy?! Now, the newly reincarnated Wei Ying must go through life avoiding all the pitfalls his manhua-self went through as well as protect his precious chrysanthemum from the prodigious Young Master Lan Wangji. Ah, isn't death supposed to be more peaceful than this!?

the thread may stretch or tangle but it will never break by RoseThorne

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Following the return of Wen Ning's spiritual cognition, Wei Wuxian doesn't pull away quickly enough to avoid Lan Wangji discovering his secret.

if you can't beat them, recruit them by moeblobmegane

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000, Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Attempt the impossible was still the maxim by which he lived. And really, what was more impossible than traveling back in time? (Or: Wei Wuxian uses a powerful array to go back in time and builds a secret squad to prevent the misfortunes of the future.)

fuel the pyre of your enemies by LiterallyThePresident

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Huaisang kept his thoughts off his face, maintaining the air of the harmless dandy he’d so carefully cultivated, the hidden ribbon coated in poison wrapped carefully around his wrist, not dangerous unless ingested and easily passed off as an accessory if spotted. It was an hour in when Huaisang’s target finally showed up with his delegation, confident and grinning in his spotless Jin robes, and Huaisang took a deep breath as he and Mingjue rose to greet him. Showtime.

A Skilled Tactician is the Jewel of a Kingdom by Hypatia3

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: During the Sunshot Campaign, Nie Huaisang wants to help despite his terrible sword skills. But there are other things he's good at, and nobody can say his mind is weak. But nobody has to know. After all, he wants to go back to his life of general uselessness after the war is over, and Nie Mingjue would never allow it if he saw a single sign of competence from him. But this has consequences that he didn't expect.
  • Notes: Part of the Tacticiam Nie Huaisang series

journey without envy by rinfiora

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian is expelled from the Yunmeng Jiang Sect. Jiang Yanli rushes to the Burial Mounds. Wen Qing will not let her family starve. Nie Huaisang worries about his brother. Lan Wangji learns to use his words. Wei Wuxian and Wen Qing encountered a series of strange curses in Yiling. Nie Huaisang worked with an old friend to solve the mystery of his sect’s hereditary Qi deviation. The diverging of paths may lead them all to discover something primordial. Something as ancient as resentment itself.

The Murder of Crows by cerbykerby

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: After thirteen years in the Burial Mounds, the Yiling Patriarch finally makes a public reappearance. Civilians are scared. Cultivators are outraged. Sect Leaders are concerned. Wei Wuxian has been too quiet, they say, and nobody knows what dark horrors the Burial Mounds may now contain. Wei Wuxian wouldn't quite call them dark horrors, but the description wasn't too far off. (Or: Wei Wuxian lives, raises a whole gaggle of demonic cultivator children, and the cultivation world panics.)

Blended Family Dynamics and Social Behaviour Outcomes of the Child: A Case Study by winepresswrath

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jin Ling is maybe a little bit too familiar with murder, treason, and complicated family dynamics.

raise a glass to revenge and love by Love_Psycho

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Nie Huaisang thinks as the plan he's spent years on comes to fruition.

For Both Of Us (And Time Is But A Paper Moon) by sami

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Peggy Sue. Jiang Cheng and Lan Wangji start again from the beginning.
  • Notes: Part of The Same Wind Blows series.

Five Dogs, One Cat by ryfkah

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: If you’ve ever believed me in anything, believe I want what’s best for Jin Ling, the first line of the letter reads. Jiang Cheng has to stop and take a moment before he continues on to the next line: You must come to Carp Tower as soon as you can and lavish praise on the ugliest dog I’ve ever seen.

water's sweet but blood is thicker by fensandmarshes

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: “You’re not supposed to call Sizhui your cousin,” he whispers. “For propriety’s sake — it could lead to unfortunate misconceptions.” “What misconceptions? That you and jiujiu actually care about each other?” Jin Ling says petulantly. (Or: The juniors are an allegory for breaking cycles; this means they are far smarter than the Yunmeng bros when it comes to emotions, and there is more of Jiang Yanli left in her son than previously expected.)

Lan Jingyi and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Cursed Information by fensandmarshes

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Modern AU Fic. Jingyi has two Official Corkboard-Warranting Mysteries, and he is going to solve them if it kills him. Mystery One: What is Professor Wei, mysterious enigma and the local campus cryptid, hiding from all his coworkers? Mystery Two, which is obviously totally unrelated to Mystery One: Does Professor Lan, a stone-cold terror who will glare at you if you so much as think about asking about his personal life, secretly have a husband? These obviously completely separate mysteries are going to rob Jingyi of any chance he had at a sleep schedule, and he's not even mad about it.

despite it all by novalotypo

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Dormant
  • Synopsis: A year after the great evil known as the Yiling Patriarch is banished from the world, inexplicably, inexorably, a god of luck is born.

they're all dead hearts to you by merthulin

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: It is weird to realise that you have lived longer than you've planned for. Nie Huaisang learns to deal with the aftermath.

The Teenage Girl's Self-Saving System by mercyandmagic

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: When she prayed to Xie Lian not to let her die one fateful night, she certainly didn’t imagining her prayers would be answered...by transmigrating not just into the world of MDZS, but into the body of Wang LingJiao. Now she is guided by a Self-Saving System that requires she save one of the most the most odious characters in the entire MXTX universe.

Your Light by StellaMozzarella

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: "How did you get that sword?" Mo Xuanyu asks. It's a simple question, one that Lan Sizhui has been asked often. A sword like his isn't often held by a young disciple, after all. But when the man in front of him voices the question, he can feel a strange weight to it. "It belonged to my father," Lan Sizhui says quietly, fingers absentmindedly finding Bichen's hilt. "It was left to me after he passed away." OR: Lan Wangji succumbs to his wounds.

Dream Before Daybreak by vermillion_crown

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Self-Insert Fic. Given that I've had practice being a whole adult human being - theoretically, I should be able to handle crises with mental fortitude and resilience, make friends with relative ease, and feed myself regularly. In practice, there's a lot more nonsense that gets in the way; things like restrictive gender norms, swords, and political instability. Barring swords, I guess not much has changed.

With Absolute Splendor by Lise

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: “If you’re going to get married,” Jiang Cheng ground out, “then you’re going to damn well get married at Lotus Pier.” Wei Wuxian blinked once. Again. Then: “what?” Or: the one with sibling reconciliation, brother-in-laws from hell, and Jiang Cheng trying to sort through his feelings while acknowledging them as little as possible.

Three Gates by nirejseki

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: There was another boy there at the base of the balcony outside of Meng Shi's window, where Meng Yao liked to sit: a boy few years older than him, taller, in finely made clothing that would normally make Meng Yao itch all over in futile envy, but the other boy’s eyes were white around the edges in a way that was immediately, painfully familiar. “Someone’s chasing you?” Meng Yao asked, and the boy’s eyes widened even further, surprised, but he nodded in confirmation. “There’s a trellis around the left side – can you climb up? I'll hide you.” "Thanks," the boy said, later, once the man he called Wen Ruohan had left. "My name is Nie Mingjue. What's yours?"

could you find a way to let me down slowly, if you're leaving baby let me down slowly by ravenditefairylights

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian, after a series of misunderstandings that deteriorate his relationship with Lan Wangji seemingly for good, decides to reveal the truth about the restoration of Jiang Cheng's core on his own volition. He's entirely prepared to be kicked out of the sect, but not as prepared as he should be for the depth of his family's love and loyalty. The revelation itself changes nothing, but his siblings' stubbornness and their faith in him might just change everything for the better.

Unstoppable by netrixie

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Oh, Wei Ying thought faintly, I do love him. He tested the thought, the way it sank into his bones and settled deep inside him like it had always been there, and maybe it had. Wei Ying had taken one look at Lan Zhan all those months ago when he had still been ‘Lan Wangji’ and had never looked back. - Or, when Wei Ying was told he was going to the lecture at Cloud Recesses, he never expected for his life to change this drastically. - In which Wei Ying is a wolf, Lan Xichen knew first, and Cloud Recesses becomes home.
  • Notes: Part of The Beast of Gusu series

From the Future for the Past by friedchickenlord

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Silent flaps of butterfly wings. Given the chance, he will gladly change the past—or making new branch on the road, Lan Wangji isn’t picky. But looking at his awkward fifteen-year-old self trying to come to terms with his feeling is kind of fun. He… might understand a little why his husband is so fond of teasing him.

It Kneads Me! by Aristo Muse

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Everyone knows that Wei Wuxian, the feared Yiling Patriarch, capable of commanding a thousand undead puppets, is deathly afraid of dogs. But, what about cats? (Where Wei Wuxian accidentally becomes a cat mom, but since he's Wei Wuxian, it of course wouldn't be a normal cat)

nevermore, nevermore by agloeian

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Lan Sizhui finds himself sixteen years in the past - before the ambush at Qiongqi Path, before the Bloodbath of Nightless City, before Lan Wangji's seclusion, and before Wei Wuxian's death. He has the opportunity to save his family - all of it. Sizhui isn't going to let that slip through his fingers.

Snapping brushes by Kayo_San

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Sometimes you kill your own heroes. Nie Huaisang isn't going to wait for his brother to snap his brushes this time round. He'll do it himself: Learn how to cultivate, change the sect and save his brother.

Oh, My Bleeding Heart by Starlight 1395

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian wakes up in a world that despises him, in a body that is too small and too scarred. He doesn't want to face his mistakes, but they seem to follow him everywhere he goes. When he is faced with... something in the woods of a small town, he had no idea what he was going to have to do. Maybe if he did, he would have turned on his heel and left, but he could never have left Lan Zhan or the Juniors behind. Even if they ended up hating him as much as he hated himself.

Glow by Quiet_crash

  • Recommended by: eeveelutoinlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: "Hey, does anyone know why is it even called a golden core?" Lan Jingyi asked absentmindedly, trying to focus his energy like Hanguang-Jun showed them. "Sure, because it is golden," Senior Wei answered casually. All eyes turned to him, shining with curiosity. "Senior Wei, you've seen it?!"

     Shipping Fics 
Stories focused on the romantic relationships between the cast.

Pygmalion by syrus_jones

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: ‘Oh great, merciful heavens. If you could hear this poor, unworthy disciple. Don’t let Lan Zhan be this jade statue toward me,’ Wei Wuxian silently prayed. ‘I’ll definitely be honest from now on,’ he thought in the bribery section of the prayer. (All real prayers had a bribery section.) Even if Lan Wangji hated him, he’d endure, he’d be willing to endure whatever, he’d accept anything, he just… ‘All I really want is… All I really want for Lan Zhan is… Please...’ He cut that thought. Wow—praying to heaven so that Lan Zhan might pay attention to him? He really was shameless. Jiang Cheng would have an absolute fit if he knew.
~After swapping his textbook with pornography in the infamous library incident, Lan Wangji won't acknowledge Wei Wuxian, and in a moment of panic, Wei Wuxian silently beseeches heaven. Wei Wuxian learns to be careful what he wishes for. Heaven matchmakes Wangxian. (Sort of.)
  • Pairing: Lan Zhan/Wei Ying

a stone to break your soul, a song to save it by rikke

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: When the entire cultivation world turns against Wei Wuxian, Jiang Cheng comes up with a plan to save him and arranges a marriage between his brother and the Second Jade of Lan, Lan Wangji.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

SanRen by Kyogre

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Leaving YunmengJiang in an effort to curb the tensions in the Jiang family, Wei WuXian becomes a rogue cultivator. Even without the support of a sect, he is a rare genius whose name will become known across the cultivation world and whose techniques will influence the course of a war. However, what influences his own fate is a chance meeting that becomes the first step toward love.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Loneliness Knows My Name by Jaywalker_Holmes & Treef

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: AU after the First Siege of Burial Mounds. Wei WuXian didn't die; instead, he was saved by someone everyone thought was already dead - Wen Ruohan. However, no one knows this (since Wen Ruohan is apparently great at faking deaths), so the cultivation world rejoices even as Lan WangJi desperately searches for his Wei Ying and finds a little child instead. Wei WuXian, on the other hand...
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian
  • Notes: Has a sequel, Endless Sacrifice (Ongoing).

The Talk by rikke

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Lan Sizhui gets elected to ask Lan Wangji and Wei Wuxian to tone down the affection a little.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

nothing gold can stay by rikke

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Before Wen Chao can throw him into Yiling Burial Mounds, Lan Wangji finds Wei Wuxian.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

The Pets They Love and Hate by rikke

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian makes an attempt to get over his fear of dogs.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

The Tears of Thirteen Years by ShenWeiLightning

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: To find Wei Ying, Lan Wangji has to find himself and he unknowingly has thirteen years to wait.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Confessing Apostasy by JemTheKingOfSass

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: "No, no," chokes out Wei Wuxian, eyes squeezed tightly as he fights against the light and the warmth. He deserves neither - Lan Wangji swinging Bichen at him, trying to destroy both a flute and its user in one slash, that is the only relationship they have and this temporary, fleeting relief from it is confusing and infuriating. "Leave, get out of here... just go."
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

focal, filler, and line by bosbie

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Mo XuanYu successfully summons the YiLing Patriarch from the dead and exacts revenge on those who wronged him. A cursed arm is detained in Dafan Mountain, and the newly-revived spirit of the most hated man in the cultivation world quietly leaves the scene under his old acquaintances' noses. Three years later, someone — a lunatic to some, a dead man to others — sells flowers at the marketplace in the dead of winter.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

I will surrender (myself to this moment in time) by Naamah_Beherit

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: There's an entire army coming for him, and an unstable artefact in his hand - and Wei Wuxian knows he'll be dead before the night ends. Injured, bedridden, and surrounded by unfamiliar faces, he wakes up in Gusu afterwards and it's something he never expected to happen. He's well acquainted with nightmares, but this particular one forces him to face one person he's been hoping to forget. And yet, in the silence between heartbeats, a part of him wishes for this nightmare to be real.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

grieve the living by Misila

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wherein Wei Wuxian survives the siege, but only a few people know.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

anamnesis by nanthebread

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Modern AU Fic. Alzheimer's Disease. A chronic, neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and gradually worsens over time. Most people expect it to only appear in the elderly who are already going senile, their minds and bodies frail due to erosion from the sands of time. Nobody expects it in adults in their prime, vivacious with the prospect of a bright future. Nobody expected it to strike Wei Ying, the most vivacious and brightest of them all.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

keep going, keep going by tangerinechar

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: The letters Lan Wangji wrote Wei Wuxian over the years.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

One Ends, Another Begins by Shinocchi

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Being back in Yunmeng, Wei WuXian unravels a tangled knot between himself and a long-lost friend and finding himself opening up a new path to tie his knot with another long-lost friend. Home is not a place; it's the people — and the heart.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian
  • Notes: Part of the 「Unspoken Words」 series.

Thank You, and I'm Sorry by Hamliet

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jin GuangYao might be dead, but his story is not. Taking advantage of the chaos he instigated, someone makes an attempt on the life of the young new leader of the Jin Sect. When Jiang Cheng takes Jin Ling to the Cloud Recesses to have him study while he attempts to work with Wei WuXian and his husband Lan WangJi to eliminate the threat, he encounters a mourning Lan XiChen, lovestruck teenagers, and a persistent corpse — and both pairs of brothers find themselves struggling to move on.
  • Pairings: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian, Lan Xichen/Jiang Cheng, Lan Sizhui/Jin Ling

operational amplifier by chinxe

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Lan Wangji has never been good with words, or at writing. But, if it'll allow him to imagine a world where Wei Wuxian could actually love him back, he supposes it couldn't hurt to try. (Or, the one where Lan Wangji copes with his Feelings by writing self-insert fics. Yeah.)
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

brave new world by Quixiote

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Dormant
  • Synopsis: Selkie AU. There is magic still hidden within the world, if one were to look. Sometimes it comes to you on the breeze. Sometimes it comes to you after much searching. For Wei Ying, it comes to him in the form of a inquisitive six year old picking up a ribbon. Or, the co-habitation saga of a single father, his son, and a shape-shifting seal prince.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

side business by tangerinechar

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Dormant
  • Synopsis: Nie Huaisang notices a lack of romance novels in the Cloud Recesses, takes it upon himself to rectify this problem, finds inspiration, accidentally becomes a famous author, and gets found out by his friends, in that exact order. And if, in the process, he ends up matchmaking Wei Wuxian and Lan Wangji, that's a whole different problem.
  • Pairings: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian, Jiang Cheng/Nie Huaisang

Response by Aki_no_hikari

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: What if Wei Wuxian hadn't been silent to Lan Wangji's Inquiry?
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Bitter Heart by KyuuTheDevil

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: After the entire ordeal from that particular night-hunt, Xiao XingChen had begun to feel very self-conscious whenever Xue Yang was in the room. He could feel the hair on his hand stand whenever Xue Yang leaned in too close...
  • Pairing: Xue Yang/Xiao Xingchen
  • Notes: Part of The Story of Yi City series.

precious tears by chinxe & domokunrainbowkinz & Keysmashed & lily_winterwood & Naamah_Beherit & savedbythenotepad & sushicorps & tangerinechar

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Lan Wangji is always beautiful. His crying is no exception. (Or, eight times Wei Wuxian made Lan Wangji cry.)
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

twice by Misila

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Modern AU Fic. "I... heard you took the worst of the crash." Be it medication, the daze of sorts still clinging to his senses or brain damage, it took Wei Wuxian a couple of seconds to understand the implications behind Lan Wangji's words. "...You were there?"
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Only in My Eyes by Leffy

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Modern AU Fic. Lan Wangji has recently discovered that his childhood crush is living in the apartment in front of his. Wei Wuxian has appeared back into his life, now with a family of his own. It's most likely a misunderstanding, and it would have been solved if Lan Wangji had bothered to ask the most obvious question.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Lurking by giorassol & Verse

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, Acrow
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: There is something wrong in the Cloud Recesses.
  • Pairing: Lan Sizhui/Jin Ling/Lan Jingyi

until daybreak by chattoyant

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wei WuXian dies for the second time, and Lan WangJi makes a bargain.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

the passing of seasons by yoonminoml

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: It wasn't Jin Zixuan whom the Ghost General killed during that fateful encounter on LuanZang Hill. It was Lan Wangji. Wei Wuxian spends the passing seasons endlessly searching for Lan Wangji's soul, while others spend the years trying to heal his.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

a trivial loss by bosbie

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Dormant
  • Synopsis: After the burning of the Cloud Recesses, Lan WangJi visits the jingshi to find out if the mementos he kept of his and Wei WuXian's shared month in the Library Pavilion survived the fire.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

When fish soar by mondengel

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Mermaid AU. The second Wei WuXian hit the water Jiang Cheng knew it was over.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

the meaning of the ritual by newamsterdam

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: When the entire cultivation world turns against the Yiling Patriarch, Wei Wuxian makes a risky gamble— he'll agree to participate in an ancient ritual for cleansing the spirit, so that his character can no longer be called into question. The catch? He has no idea who his partner for the ritual will be.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian
  • Notes: Has a sequel, all the words i mean to say (they'll never come out the right way).

Concerning Rabbits by pomme

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In which Lan Wangji navigates life, family, grief, friendship, and love through the years—with rabbits.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Burning Bridges by Keysmashed

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: For many years, Wei Wuxian had been in love with Lan Wangji, craving what little attention he could get from the stoic young man. Dismissals and rejections never mattered until one last push made him believe he was never going to earn Lan Wangji's affection. When a letter from Gusu arrived in Yunmeng asking for Wei Wuxian's hand in marriage for the First Jade of Lan, a broken-hearted Wei Wuxian accepted the proposal in hope of forgetting his first love.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

for you, a smile from heaven by jiazhen

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: The day is strange. Wei Wuxian wakes to see his husband still in bed.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Death of a Ghost by Gotcocomilk

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: There was a ghost that haunted the decks of Lotus Pier, it was said. If you stepped across the wooden planks at night, walked along the endless docks and flying purple banners, he would appear. He was always in darkest black, dressed as specter and shadow. In the emptiness where a face should be was a thick fog, features washed away and leaving behind only glimmering red eyes. He looked ferocious as a ghoul, it was said. Jin Ling thought he looked sad.
  • Pairings: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian, Lan Xichen/Jin Guangyao

undying by synonemous

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Soulmate AU Fic. Before he broke the Stygian Tiger Seal in two, he took one last look at his wrist. Everlasting, it said. Even after everything, his other half still considered their love everlasting. Wei WuXian murmured a quiet apology to the soulmate he had never met and then he unleashed an unholy nightmare.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

dissonante by Misila

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Modern AU Fic. Lan Wangji has always followed the rules, been up to and surpassed every expectation placed on him. He is a good student, an outstanding guqin player ever since he entered music school, brilliant and praised for his skill and commitment. His life is a harmonious one, a song carefully crafted to never sound any less than perfect. That is, until a single discordant note bursts into his life, tearing down his every wall and changing the music to suit a completely new dance.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

sweet advertisement by sensitivesummer

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Modern AU Fic. When Lan Wangji is asked by his brother to be the bunny mascot for his family's new ice cream shop, Lan Wangji thought he would regret his decision in agreeing to do it. Yet, when he is unexpectedly tackled and hugged by his longtime crush Wei Ying, Lan Wangji thinks he might actually like his new job.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Letters to My Partner in Crime by pupeez4eva

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jin Zixuan is hoping that his engagement to Jiang Yanli will be cancelled after his fight with Wei Wuxian. Instead, much to his frustration, he finds himself being forced to exchange regular letters with her. He is expecting little from this correspondence. The last thing he expects is to be dragged into a matchmaking scheme to pair Wei Wuxian up with Lan Wangji of all people.
  • Pairings: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian, Jin Zixuan/Jiang Yanli

An Arrow Through Time by syrus_jones

  • Recommended by: sincerely_seven
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: In which Lan Wangji passes out after leaving the QishanWen archery competition only to wake up an indeterminate time in the future with a beautiful, infuriating, very naked stranger in his bed. It goes about as well as expected.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

love & longing, rabbit edition. by jaws_3

  • Recommended by: yin_13147
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Lan Wangji makes a (minor) miscalculation and gets turned into a rabbit. He then makes the (ridiculous!) mistake of seeking Wei Ying out for help.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Marriage Troubles by nirejseki

  • Recommended by: yin_13147, Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: In order to get married, Jiang Cheng and Nie Huaisang have to follow the traditions handed down by their respective ancestors. It's only that those traditions are so damn weird, is all.
  • Pairing: Jiang Cheng/Nie Huaisang

A Civil Combpaign by Ariaste

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: “And,” said one of the pompous ministers, “there’s the matter of a marriage to consider as well!” Jin Ling, who at the beginning of that sentence had expected to slam into the very last wall of his patience and lose his temper entirely, paused. “A what?” Thing was... it wasn’t such a bad idea.
  • Pairing: Lan Sizhui/Jin Ling
  • Notes: Has a companion fic, Besieged.

A Dramatic Reading by pupeez4eva

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Wherein the Juniors accidentally write a cursed fanfiction, and everyone has to reenact their parts in it, or potentially cease to exist.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Twelve Moons and a Fortnight by stiltonbasket

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: In which Wei Wuxian spends a year leading the Jiang sect while Jiang Cheng helps Jin Ling claim his rightful place in Lanling, and that makes all the difference.
  • Pairings: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian, Lan Xichen/Nie Mingjue

In Another Life by mondengel

  • Recommended by: Dame-Amaryllis
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: BaoShan SanRen is a merciful immortal and gives Wei WuXian a second chance.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

I am cursed to love you (to the grave) by Iamthedarkoverlord

  • Recommended by: Kakai
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Jiang Cheng can't sleep.
  • Pairing: Jiang Cheng/Lan Xichen
  • Comments: The main focus of the fic is less the ship and more the mystery and horror surrounding Jiang Cheng's bizarre situation.

Marital Claims by yeolinski

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Nobody seemed to believe that they’re married, so they just went with the flow. For years.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Of Pining, Obliviousness and Failed Seclusions (Or How Gusu Lan Sect Almost Got Eight New Sect Rules) by misscam

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Afterwards, Lan Xichen would wonder that if Young Master Wei and Wangji hadn’t been so completely oblivious about their feelings for each other, he might have remained in seclusion after all. But honestly, how can anyone be expected to remain quiet while witnessing such a ridiculous amount of mutual pining?
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

How Wei Ying Went from Oblivious Idiot to Shameless Boyfriend in Three Days by misscamm

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: “If you give him some relationship advice and I help him with flirting, we’ll get Lan Zhan his heart’s desire in no time!” Wei Wuxian says boldly, and Lan Xichen rubs his temples as if he’s having a headache. “What?” “… I have offered him relationship advice,” Lan Xichen says finally, slowly, giving Wei Wuxian a look. “I believe the object of his affections is oblivious to his feelings despite numerous gestures.” “What an idiot,” Wei Wuxian declares, and Lan Xichen looks downright pained. “Don’t worry, Lan Xichen, between your good advice and my excellent tutoring, we’ll make certain Lan Zhan’s affections will be clear to even the most oblivious.” “… I certainly hope so,” Lan Xichen says after a moment, looking down at the counter and sighing.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

dream of a funeral; hear of a marriage by defractum

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: The news spread around the cultivation world quickly: Hanguang-jun would take whomever was skilled enough to take the Gusu Jade Token from around his neck as his cultivation partner and spouse. Ten years later, Wei Wuxian is brought back into Mo Xuanyu's body, and he is awfully confused as to why random cultivators keep trying to attack Lan Wangji.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Loosing My Mind by pupeez4eva

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: On a drunken dare, Jiang Cheng drinks a potion that allows him to hear other people’s lustful thoughts. It’s just his luck that he’s stuck in close vicinity with the guy who is completely and utterly besotted with his idiot brother. One thing's for certain - there is no way he's leaving this with his sanity intact. (Or, where Jiang Cheng has a lot of regrets, Lan Wangji is having an ongoing sexuality crisis, and Wei Wuxian is as oblivious as ever).
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Bound Only by the Sea by levament

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: It's not every day Wei Wuxian gets swept off his feet by a handsome alpha, but when he does, that alpha turns out to be the actual Emperor. It was a surprise to him too.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

One Problem Leads to Another by Nikki373

  • Recommended by : eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: As of that first day in the library, Lan Wangji has a problem. His problem has a name: the rule-breaking abomination of unholy glee and blinding smiles… The first disciple of Yunmeng Jiang… Wei-gongzi… Wei Wuxian… Wei Ying… Two weeks into disciplinary sessions, Lan Wangji has a different problem. And Gusu Lan will suffer for it.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Under Extreme Duress by SSSRHA

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Later, curled up at Lan Wangji’s side in a meadow behind the Cloud Recesses, something suddenly occurs to Wei Wuxian. He sits upright. “Lan Zhan,” he says, “my brother thought we were having sex. Why would he think that?” Lan Wangji glances pointedly at the forehead ribbon that’s currently wrapped around Wei Wuxian’s wrist. Wei Wuxian laughs. “Ah, fair enough.” Or: Wei Wuxian and Lan Wangji bond over being the only betas in the Cloud Recesses, surrounded by horny alphas and omegas who just want to bang. And, of course, they’re the ones tasked with making sure no one has sex, because the universe apparently hates them.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Punchline by jiangnan

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: “Sorry guys, I’ll only know love it if hits me in the face!” Wei Wuxian laughed. Lan Wangji, heart feeling like it was bursting in distress, could not restrain himself any longer, as he walked up to Wei Wuxian. And without hesitation, punched him in the face.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

Chattel by TiredRazzberry

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: At the first opportunity, Jin Guangshan sold his bastard daughter off, like a cow to the butcher. He valued her meat more than her words. A fatal mistake. *** The discovery of Jin Guangyao's true gender sets her on a new path - to the altar alongside her sworn brother. Unexpected allies come together. They wage another war and build a new peace.
  • Pairing: Nie Mingjue/Jin Guangyao

Fate Misnamed by incendir

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Synopsis: Jingyi’s inner peace, from the sounds he was making beside Sizhui, didn’t appear to be faring any better. (or, 5 times junior trio watched wei wuxian unwittingly seduce lan wangji, and 1 time they had to watch him do it on purpose)
  • Pairing: Lan Zhan/Wei Ying

Cave Survival (or: how the Xuanwu cave could have gone) by cerbykerby

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: "Why," Lan Wangji said each word in sheer agony, "are you not decent?" "My clothes are wet," Wei Wuxian answered. "If I don't take them off, I run the risk of freezing to death. Don't you live up in the mountains? I thought you'd know about the dangers of the cold." "I do." Lan Wangji looked absolutely tortured, staring at the cave wall. "So long as there's a heat source and your clothes are no longer soaking wet, you can put them back on." Wei Wuxian made a face. "But I just got dry. I don't want to put damp pants back on." "Wei Ying!" "Alright, alright, fine! But just the pants." ————————— An alternate version of the events in the Cave of the Tortoise of Carnage. All the cheesy romantic tropes. All of them. ALL. Basically an excuse to write Lan Wangji panicking and Wei Wuxian being oblivious.
  • Pairing: Lan Wangji/Wei Wuxian

happy not knowing by plonk

  • Recommended by: eeveelutionlover2000
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: The cultivation world is rebuilding from the wreckage of the Sunshot Campaign, but Wangji and his shield brother Wei Wuxian are still completely attached at the hip. It is sad that Lan Xichen’s brother is stuck in the youthful pattern of - ah, no polite way to say it: exchanging handjobs with his shield brother - rather than moving on to more adult pursuits. On the other hand, now that the war is over, Wangji does seem so much more open and happy than he was as a boy. He smiles sometimes, mostly at Wei Wuxian. Once, he even took an afternoon off. So Lan Xichen can let Wangji’s closeness with his shield brother lie for a time, while he finishes maturing.
  • Pairing: Lan Wanji/Wei Wuxian

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Stories that involve a crossover between two or more works.

Atlas by etymologyplayground

  • Recommended by: Acrow, eeveelutionlover2000
  • Crossover with: Tian Guan Ci Fu
  • Status: Complete
  • Synopsis: Lan WangJi had a lot of time to pray to different gods while Wei WuXian was dead. One of them was Hua Cheng.

Cucumber Planes Adventures In An Extended Existential Crisis by aurail

  • Recommended by: Gintama200
  • Crossover with: Ren Zha Fan Pai Zi Jiu Xi Tong
  • Status: ?
  • Synopsis: Wei Wuxian’s new fathers are weird, chaotic and prone to speaking absolute gibberish, but he still adores them. Meanwhile, Luo Binghe and Mobei-jun, demon lords extraordinaire, just want their husbands to come home, please.
  • Notes: Vanished from the internet. Please post a link if found.


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